7th Annual – A Ride of Inspiration and Car Show on Aug. 22, 2015



10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Check-in and Registration begins at 9 a.m.)

A Charity Motorcycle Poker Run, Car Show and Festival

Fundraiser to Support DS Action and the Down Syndrome Center at Rady Children’s Hospital

TO REGISTER:  www.classy.org/arideofinspiration2015


Come out and join us on Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at San Diego Harley-Davidson (Morena location), as we support and raise awareness for individuals with Down syndrome.  The 7th Annual A Ride of Inspiration”, is a charity motorcycle event, car show and community festival, which supports DS (Down Syndrome) Action (www.downsyndromeaction.org) and their fundraising commitment to the Down Syndrome Center at Rady Children’s Hospital.

This event is not only for motorcycle and car enthusiasts, everyone, of all ages, are welcome to attend and enjoy this inspirational day.  For those who plan to ride, please be sure to pre-register for the Poker Run on this page.  If you are an adult non-rider, you may participate in the Poker Walk (by visiting designated booths at the event and drawing a card at each) by pre-registering on this page.  All Car Show entrants must pre-register, as there are a limited amount of parking areas.

Attendees will experience various performances, meet VIPs and Local Celebrities, listen to music, dance, visit a variety of supporters in the Vendor Expo and have an opportunity to win some wonderful items in the Raffle/Silent auction area. Food and drinks will be available.  There is something for everyone to enjoy.  Children and their families will want to check out the Kids’ Zone.  We will also have some special “characters” joining us and walking around meeting guests.  General admission is FREE.  Poker Ride fee – $25/per Rider or $10/per Passenger.  Car Show Registration $25/per car.  Non-Rider Poker Walk (Poker hand is played at the event location, by visiting various booths) fee  – $15/per poker hand.  To find out more details and to register, please go to www.classy.org/arideofinspiration2015

To celebrate the 7th year of “A Ride of Inspiration” and the 7th-year Anniversary of the Down Syndrome Center at Rady Children’s Hospital, we have coordinated a stop on the Poker Ride to be in front of the hospital.  DS Action wanted to be sure that all of the children and families who are unable to attend the event, due to being hospitalized, that they will have an opportunity to see those who support our community.

Awards/Prizes will be given in the following categories:  

  1. Most Represented Club/Organization
  2. “Kids Choice Awards” for their favorite motorcycle & car (judged by the children present)
  3. “Best in Show” – motorcycle & car
  4. Highest Poker Hand (1 each for the Poker Ride & Poker Walk)
  5. Lowest Poker Hand (1 each for the Poker Ride & Poker Walk)
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