Bartels Harley-Davidson poker run to benefit transitional living facility

Publish Date: 
Oct 8, 2012

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. - Bartels Harley-Davidson will host the Fourth Annual Miriam's House Poker Run from 8 am. to 2 p.m. Oct. 14 to benefit the Promises Foundation.

Christopher Reed from the FX series “Sons of Anarchy” will be the Grand Marshal and lead the group of motorcyclists on a 30-mile ride through West Los Angeles and Malibu.

This year's event features a free pancake breakfast for riders, live music, dozens of vendors, a raffle and live auction. The charity ride and event is being coordinated with the help of the Messengers of Recovery motorcycle club. All riders are welcome to participate, and nonriders are welcome to join the BBQ and party at Bartels Harley-Davidson at noon.

All net proceeds will go to the Promises Foundation to support Miriam's House, a transitional living home in West LA for women with children in recovery. The Promises Foundation is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization.

Major event sponsors are Bartels Harley-Davidson, Law Tigers, 93.1 Jack FM, American Motorcycle Accessories, Black Sheep, Hard Luck Kings, Little Feathers, Videl's Custom Seats, Silver Jerry, JP Customs, Kevin Sousa, Ted Ryan, Mercy of the Machine, Free Arts for Abused Children and Illusion Cycles.

Individual tickets and registration are available at

Posted by Holly Wagner