VFW Missouri Riders 2nd Annual Poker Run for Missouri Veteran Homes

    The 2nd Annual Missouri Riders Memorial Day Motorcycle Poker Run for Missouri Veteran Homes will be held May 28 – 31, 2010.  Last year the Poker Run raised $5,900 that was split between Missouri’s seven Veteran Homes.  With your help it will be even more successful this year.

    If you have any questions or would like information on joining the riders, please call:  State Ride Captain Roy Sherwood at (636)447-6408, email roy.sherwood@sbcglobal.net  Or Cary Huffman at (816) 678-3573, email caryhuffman@sbcglobal.net

Anyone can sponsor and all Posts should sponsor, please make your donation using the "Sponsor Form"

Motel reservations can be made using the "Motel Reservation Form"

All Riders will need to submit the "Riders Liability Release Form"

Short ride riders will need to also submit the "Short Ride Notice Form"

Memorial Day Tentative Schedule

Start: Saturday, May 28, 2010 Kickstands up at 6:30 am

Arrive : 7:00 am Mt Vernon Veterans Home

 7-8:30 am; Breakfast with Vets;

9:00 am; Kickstands up.

Take Highway 44 to Lebanon (84 miles 1 hour 20 min.) fuel up B& D Trucking exit
127. Ride 67 miles 1 Hour to St. James

Arrive: 11:20 am at St. James Veterans Home

11:30-1:00 Lunch with Vets,

1:30 pm; Kickstands up. Fuel up before getting on highway.

Ride 70 Miles 1 hour 20 min to Desloge at Leawood Gas on Hwy 8.

Ride 75 miles 1.5 hours to Cape Girardeau

Arrive: 4:30 pm at Cape Girardeau Home

 4:30-6:00 pm; Dinner with Vets,

6:15 pm Kickstands up. Fuel up in Herculaneum 79 miles 1 hour at QT exit 178.

Ride 44 miles 45 minutes to St. Charles

Arrive: 8:00 pm St. Charles Super 8 Motel exit 227


Sunday morning:

Leave 6:30 am; Kickstands up. Take Hwy 70 to 270 N. 18 Miles 20 minutes to St. Louis
Veterans Home

7-8:30 am; Breakfast with Vets

9:00 am; kickstands up.

Ride 24 miles (30 minutes) to St. Peters fuel up exit 222. Ride 84 miles via Hwy 70
to Hwy 19 to Hwy 54 (1 hour 40 min) to Mexico Veterans Home…

Arrive: 11:30 am; Mexico Home

11:30-1:30 lunch with Vets,

1:45 pm; Kickstands up. Fuel up in town. Ride 85 miles via Hwy 54 S to Hwy 50 W
to Tipton (1.5 hours) fuel up at Casey’s General Store 338 Hwy 50 E. . .

Ride 54 miles (1 hour) to Warrensburg Veterans Home

Arrive: 4:15 pm; Warrensburg Veterans Home

4:30-6:30 pm; Dinner with the Veterans

6:45 pm Kickstands up. Fuel up at Conoco 1-70 & Hwy 13. Ride 81 miles (1 hour
45 minutes) via Hwy 13 to Casey’s General Store in Hamilton

Ride to Super 8 Motel in Cameron

Monday morning:

Leave 6:45 am Kickstands up at 6:45 am. Ride to Cameron Veterans Home

Arrive: 7:00 am at Cameron Veterans Home

7:00-9:00 am Breakfast with Vets; announce amounts each Home will receive.

Leave: 9:30 am head for Clay County Veterans Memorial Park Liberty 38 Miles 40 Minutes

Arrive: 10:30 am Clay County Veterans Memorial Park in Liberty for ceremony.

Printable Schedule

Thank you for your support

VFW Missouri Riders

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