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A Ride to Remember
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Event Details

Join the Alzheimer's Association and Honorary Chair & TV Personality from CW Iowa Live – KCWI 23HD Jackie Schmillen on SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2016 for the 7th annual A RIDE TO REMEMBER motorcycle event to raise funds for those affected by Alzheimer's disease or other dementia.

Join Jackie and other riders from around the state, as they do what they love (ride motorcycles) and help raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s disease!

NEW this year, the event begins at the Southridge Mall parking lot in Des Moines.  Check-in and meet & greet with Jackie Schmillen will take place BEFORE the motorcycle ride.  The ride will travel to Winterset, followed by a lunch, before heading off again to Cumming. Cost of $35 per person includes the ride, meet & greet with Jackie, an event t-shirt and a picnic lunch in Winterset.

Download a printable route map HERE.

>View CW Iowa Live Interview HERE.

Day-of Event Schedule

10:30 a.m. Check-in / Registration
Pickup t-shirt, meet & greet with Jackie Schmillen - Southridge Mall, Des Moines
11:45 a.m. Opening Remarks, Safety Speech & Group Photo
Noon Kick-Stands Up - Ride to Winterset
1:30 p.m. Arrive in Winterset - Tailgate BBQ prepared and located at Hy-Vee
(923 N 1st Street) - south parking lot next to American State Bank
2:30 p.m. Leave for Cumming - Optional
3:00 p.m. Ride Complete - Cumming

All proceeds benefit the Alzheimer's Association and additional donations are welcome.


Register online by clicking the button below.

For questions or sponsorships contact Kay Rader, Development Director,, 515.440.2722 ext. 8206.

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Event Sponsors


To get YOUR COMPANY here, contact Kay Rader at or 515.440.2722 ext. 8206.

Event Photos

Photos of the 2015 event as well as the group photo can be found by clicking HERE or the FLICKR image above. Once you locate a photo you'd like to download. Click on it to open and then use the DOWNLOAD button (looks like an arrow with a line under it) on the bottom right corner of the page.


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