Mark your calender—it's time to ride for cancer again!
Get on your Hogs, Hot Rods and Wheels and head on down the highway for the 5th annual Fraser Valley Thunder Rally 2012 - Rally for the Cure August 10th & 11th to support the Canadian Cancer Society. Join the large convoy taking off at 10 am from the starting point at the Canadian Cancer Society headquarters in Vancouver. Cruise along the 100 km Fraser Valley Thunder Rally route before reaching the final destination in Chilliwack, then kick back and enjoy as the party begins at the Vedder River Campgrounds.
Fun for the whole Family!
The Rally is an opportunity for individuals of all ages to come together and support the Canadian Cancer Society in their fight against this disease that affects so many.
This year, the rally will begin August 10th in Vancouver and end at the Vedder River Campground in Chilliwack. Join us for continuous live music featuring James Sheperd & The Barebones, The Some X 6 Band & Rhythm Street, as well as other local bands, a tasty BBQ, a silent auction, children's activities including So You Want to Be a Rock Star, and overnight camping.
Start: The Canadian Cancer Society Head Office at 1st Avenue and Boundary Street. Meet behind their building one block north on Graveley Street.
When: Saturday, August 10, 2012. Registration starts at 9:00 am. Ride leaves at 10:00 am.
Route: 1) Boundary Road north to Hastings St.
2) Right on Hastings St. to Barnet Hwy, which turns into.
3) Lougheed Highway to Mission
4) Right on Hwy 11 to Abbotsford toward Sumas border crossing.
5) Turn on Vye Road through Vedder to Giesbrecht Road.
End: Vedder River Campground on Giesbrecht Road. The Vedder River Campground is on the Vedder River just before Cultus Lake. It is a beautiful spot with all the amenities and a swimming hole as well as hot showers, washroom, etc..
Cost: Registration is $25.00 (Cash only) which includes admission into the campground. Adults: $25 Family: $40 Full car: $50 Children under 15 free if accompanied by adult.
Activities: Live music, BBQ, fun for the kids, raffle draws,silent auction and overnight camping.
So You Want to Be a Rock Star! (For kids only) Come on kids! Bring your favourite CD and climb up on stage to be your own Rock Star!!! See what it feels like to be a Star!
Get your friends to support your ride! For information on how to collect pledges, go to the Canadian Cancer Society event website and register on the form for Fraser Valley Thunder Rally. The person collecting the most pledges wins a prize, so don't delay...sign up your friends and family now!
For More Information: Go to - http://www.fraservalleythunder.ca/index.html