MI: The 14th Annual Lakeshore Blessing of the Bikes will
be held at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds in Holland, Michigan,
Sunday, April 26, 2015. Gates open at 10:00 am. Prizes and
drawings begin after 2:15 pm with the blessing promptly at
fee donation of $5.00 per bike or vehicle will be collected.
All gate proceeds from this charitable event will benefit
Lakeshore Habitat for Humanity and Barnabas Ministries' Barnabas
A gathering to start the 2015 riding
season with a blessing for the riders to have a safe year,
to promote a sense of community and fellowship among riders
and to support local charities.
of motorcyclists and non-motorcyclists attend the blessing.
The event features live classic rock music by Mad Mojo
and a silent auction which makes this event interesting
for all attendees. Food vendors are on-site and merchandise
vendors are invited to sell leather goods, t-shirts,
jewelry and other "biker stuff". We invite a local car club
to show off their rides, providing widespread audience appeal.
all those "classics" and "customs" to pay a $10 entry fee
to enter their motorcycle for a chance to win the "Bikers
Choice" and Best Vintage Bike (25 years or older).
Winners receive a trophy and cash prize (sponsored by ODL,
Inc. and Macatawa Auto & Finance). Look for the directional
signs when you enter to park in this "VIP" section. And don't
forget to cast your ballot.
Take I-196 west to exit 55, go right and follow Bus 196 Chicago
Drive to north US 31. Exit first exit onto Lakewood Blvd.
Go right. Follow the signs to the Ottawa County Fairgrounds,
1286 Ottawa Beach Road, Holland.