Leading the way to a cure


Join former Kansas City Chief, Eddie Kennison and Roasterie Founder, Danny O’Neill in the Greater Kansas City Ride Against Lupus Poker Run.
On Saturday, August 22nd, motorcycle and classic car enthusiasts from across the area will come together to reach a common goal of bringing awareness to the thousands of area residents suffering from Lupus, an autoimmune disease where the immune system turns against parts of the body it is designed to protect. There is no cure for Lupus.

The festivities kick off at 9:30 AM with coffee at The Roasterie. First bike out at 10:30am. Approximatey 100 mile ride with three stops – Louisburg Cider Mill in Louisburg, MO, Crossroads Bar in Freeman, MO, & Sonic in Pleasant Hill MO 602 Mo-7 Pleasant Hill Mo. We will end at Gail's Harley-Davidson with lunch, live music and silent auction.

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Pre-Registration Fee (until August 21st):  $20 per rider includes hand, coffee and donuts, lunch and live music

$35 per rider includes hand, tshirt, coffee and donuts, free lunch and live music (tshirt is only guaranteed if pre-registered by August 11th)

Day of Registration Fee: $25 per rider includes hand, coffee and donuts, lunch and live music

$40 per rider includes hand, tshirt, breakfast, lunch and live music (only if tshirts are available)

Poker Run Details:

HIGH HAND: $250                            LOW HAND: $125

Registration will be available the morning of the event from 9:30am until 11:00am at The Roasterie

*Each Rider & Passenger will need to sign a waiver and release form the morning of the event

First Bike out 10:30 AM  Last bike in at 1:00 PM   *We ride rain or shine!!!

Awards and Auction items will be given out around 2:30 PM

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