FEATURED ACTIVITIES

Saturday May 6, 2017 Ives Brothers Motordrome

Ives Brothers perform at 1:00, 2:30, 4:00, and 5:30 on Saturday

Sunday 12:00, 1:30 and 3:30

Saturday May 6, 2017 Motorcycle Maniacs

Motor Maniacs Stunt Show at 2:00, 3:30 and 6:00 on Saturday

Sunday 12:00 and 2:00

 

Saturday May 6, 2017 LANCO

8PM
Reading Fairgrounds

Sunday May 7, 2017 The Fabulous Hubcaps

12PM-4PM
Reading Fairground

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  • May 05 2017
    3PM

    Americana Region Scenic Ride Staging

    Crowne Plaza

    2 Hour Guided Ride

    4:45-6:15PM

    FREE Go Go Gadjet Concert

    500 Block of Penn Street with Free motorcycle parking 400 Block of Penn Street

    Sponsored by Reading Downtown Improvement District

    6-9 PM

    Dealer Registration
    Crowne Plaza Hotel Wyomissing

    7-9 PM

    Ride For Life Incentives Pick Up
    Crowne Plaza Hotel Wyomissing

    7-9 PM

    Harley Davidson Happy Hour
    Crowne Plaza Hotel Wyomissing

  • MAY 06 2017
    9-5 PM

    Harley-Davidson Demo Fleet & Rebel One
    Reading Fairgrounds  

    9AM

    Gates Open for Limited Events

    Harley Store:  Ride for Life items available

    Food Vendor for Breakfast

    10AM

    Covered Bridge Tour Staging

    Leaves from the Crowne Plaza Hotel

    75 mile Guided Tour

    12PM

    Hot Dog Pig Racing!

    Performs at 12:00, 1:30, 3:30, 4:30, 6:00

    Dreamwood Wood Carving Show

    Performs at 12:00, 2:00, 4:00

    1PM

    Ives Brothers Motordrome

    Performs at 1:00, 2:30, 4:00, 5:30

    1-3PM

    Live Music with Dead Jimmy

    Stage

    1-5PM

    Silent Auciton

    MDA Ride for Life Incentive Tent

    1-7PM

    MDA Ride for Life Jumbo Screen Race Experience

    1-7PM

    Visit our unique vendors; Food, Wine, Crafts and More

    1:30PM

    Disc Dogs

    Performs at 1:30, 3:00, 5:00

    2PM

    MDA's Got Talent

    Stage

    Motor-Maniacs Stunt Show

    Performs at 2:00, 3:30, 6:00

    Dreamwood Wood Carving Show

    2-4:30PM

    HOG Field Games

    Prizes Awarded, everyone welcome to to try!

    2:30PM

    Joshua J. Superstar Comedy Street Entertainer

    Performs 1:30, 3:30, 5:30

    Ives Brothers Motordrome

    3PM

    Disc Dog Show

    Women's Ride

    1 Hour Ride, Leaves from Fairground

    3-4:30PM

    Ride for Life Bingo

    Lowes MDA Tent

    3-5PM

    Live Music by Manatawny Creek Ramblers

    Stage

    3-6PM

    WXWC4 Wrestling Show

    Center Ring

    3:30PM

    Hot Dog Pig Racing

    Moto-Maniacs Stunt Show

     

    4PM

    Ives Brothers Motordrome

    Dreamwood Wood Carving Show

    5PM

    Disc Dogs

    5PM

    Silent Auction Closes

    5-7PM

    Live Music by Smith Compound Band

    Stage

    5:30PM

    Silent Auction Pick Up

    Cow Pie Bingo

    Get your square and cheer on the cows!

    Ives Brothers Motordrome

    Sidecar Parade Staging

    6PM

    Moto-Maniacs Stunt Show

    Hot Dog Pig Racing

    6:30PM

    MDA Sidecar Parade

    Line the Fairground and wave to our MDA Ambassadors

     

    6:45PM

    Closing Ceremony - Prizes Awarded

    Stage

    7PM

    Live Auction

    Stage

    8PM

    Exclusive Ride For Life Concert
    LANCO -   www.lancomusic.com/

    Followed by the EHDDA Motorcycle Raffle

  • MAY 07 2017
    9-11 AM

    Parade Staging
    Crowne Plaza Parking Rear Parking Lot

    9-4PM

    Harley-Davidson Demo Fleet

    Reading Fairgrounds

    11 AM

    Ride For Life Thunder Parade    
    TBD

    11:30 AM

    Ride For Life Event Gates Open
    Reading Fairgrounds
    Food Vendors Open
    Reading Fairgrounds
    The Fabulous Hubcaps in Concert
    Reading Fairgrounds

    Moto Maniacs Stunt Show

    Performs at 12:00 and 2:00

    Disc Dogs

    Performs at 12:30 and 2:00

    Ives Brothers Motordrome

    Perfoms at 12:00, 1:30 and 3:30

     

     

    1PM

    Ride for Life Hero Ceremony

    Stage

    MDA's Who Line Is It Anyway?

    Stage

    3PM

    AMA Flat Track Racing

    Shelhamer's Speedway Leesport, PA

    Free admission with Ride for Life Wristband

RIDING ROUTES

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2017 Location Reading Fairgrounds

1216 Hilltop Rd, Leesport, PA 19533
www.readingfairgroundsracing.com

Recommended Lodging

Crowne Plaza

1741 Papermill Road
Reading, PA 19610

Call: 1-877-814-2538
Room Rate: $99
Room Block: Ride For Life  |  Code: R4

COURTYARD

150 North Park Road
Reading, PA 19610

Room Rate: $114
Call: 610-378-1137
Code: MDA Ride For Life Block

DAYS INN

910 Woodland Road
Reading, PA 19610

Room Rate: $84
Call: 610-374-1500
Code: Muscular Distrophy Participants

HOLIDAY INN

405 North Park Road
Wyomissing, PA 19610

Room Rate: $99
Call: 610-373-4444
Code: MDA

Candlewood Suites

55 South 3rd Ave
West Reading, PA 19611

610-898-1910

Holiday Inn Express – Reading Airport

2389 Bernville Road
Reading, PA 19605

610-372-0700

The Inn at Reading

1040 North Park Road
Wyomissing, PA 19610

610-372-7811

Hampton Inn

1800 Papermill Road
Reading, PA

610-374-8100
Room Block Code “Muscular Dystrophy Association”
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Transportation

STARK & STARK SHUTTLE SERVICE

5-7:30 PM | From hotel to event
9-11 PM | From event back to hotel

This is a limited, free shuttle service for hotels listed.  Crowne Plaza, Days Inn, Holiday Inn Express  (North Park Road) and Courtyard Hotel.  Shuttle service will depend on number of rooms booked.

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