By: Ralph B. DavisManaging Editor
August 14, 2012
PRESTONSBURG — This weekend will give motorcycle enthusiasts and the general public a chance to party, and to do it for a good cause.
The Brothers of the Wheel will be hosting a charity party Saturday at Stonecrest, with proceeds raised from the event going to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
St. Jude was founded in 1962 in Memphis, Tenn., and provides treatement and research of catastrophic children’s disesases.
The party on Saturday will feature live music, free camping and motorcycle games.
A motorcycle ride-in will start Saturday afternoon, at the Paintsville Wal-Mart. Organizers expect 200 bikes to ride down U.S. 23 to the south entrance to Jenny Wiley State Resort Park and on to Stonecrest. The ride will leave Paintsville at 2 p.m.
Gates open at noon. Admission is $10 per person, or $15 per couple.
No coolers or weapons will be allowed at the party, and no one under 21 will be admitted.
For more information, contact Brothers members Larock, at (606) 226-4306, or Crazyhair, at (606) 259-6195.