Rides, Rallies and Events Recap

Kansas City Bikers for Babies® 2013

Written by  August 1, 2013

Sunday, September 22 • Kansas Speedway


On Sunday, September 22, 2013 thousands of motorcycles will roar into Kansas Speedway for the 19th Annual Kansas City Bikers for Babies® ride. The largest and most successful March of Dimes fundraiser of its kind, Bikers for Babies® brings together riders of all ages on all brands of motorcycles to raise funds for community programs and services committed to improving the health of babies.

The American Motorcycle Association (AMA)-sanctioned ride is sponsored by 98.9 The Rock, HCA Midwest Health Systems and Price Chopper. Johnny Dare, 98.9 The Rock morning show radio personality, will serve as Honorary Chairman for the 18th straight year.

Riders can pre-register for $35 per person here, or attend one of the preregistration events shown below. Event day registration at Kansas Speedway will be 8–11 a.m. ($40 per person.)

ALL riders must come to a pre-registration event or the registration tent on September 22 to pick up their security wristbands, route maps and sign the AMA waiver before participating.

It’s easy to register online, create your personal fundraising page ask family and friends to sponsor your ride. Every dollar helps support March of Dimes mission to prevent birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.

Anyone donating $100+ will be eligible to win a new 2014 Harley-Davidson® Road King® donated by Worth Harley-Davidson®. For each $100 raised, riders will receive one opportunity ticket to win this beautiful bike. Drawing will be held at 2:30 p.m., September 22, at Kansas Speedway.

Commemorative T-shirts will be available at all pre-registration events, at Gail’s Harley-Davidson® in Grandview, MO, and Garage C in the Speedway infield at the event. All proceeds benefit March of Dimes.

Motorcycle-related businesses interested in receiving a vendor application can e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Additional details and online registration link: www.bikersforbabieskc.org.

Official March of Dimes Bikers for Babies KC Facebook link: www.facebook.com/bikersforbabieskc.


8-11 a.m.

Registration Open

10:30 a.m.

Opening Ceremonies

8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Meet the 2012 Ambassador Family: The Miller family


Vendors/Exhibitors: Garages C and D

Baby Boulevard – read about local babies who inspire all riders

March of Dimes mission booth – Garage C

Victory Lane – Commemorative Photos ($10)

Commemorative T-Shirts – Garage C

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Complimentary Lunch (Lunch service will end at 2 p.m.)

1 p.m.

Judging Begins for People’s Choice Bike Show

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Drawing for 2013 Harley-Davidson® Road King®

People’s Choice Bike Show Awards


Wednesday, September 4

Kobi’s Bar & Grill

6-9 p.m.

Saturday, September 7

Gail’s Harley-Davidson®

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Thursday, September 12

Blue Springs Harley-Davidson®

6-9 p.m.

Saturday, September 14

Shawnee Cycle Plaza

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Thursday, September 19

Rawhide Harley-Davidson®

6-9 p.m.

Saturday, September 21

Worth Harley-Davidson®

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.