Bikers Battling Blazes to be held

Staff report

Bikers Battling Blazes, an annual motorcycle poker run fundraiser for the Conway Springs Fire Department, will be held Saturday, April 23, this year.

Registration and breakfast will take place at Conway Springs United Methodist Church from 8 to 10 a.m., with a scenic group motorcycle ride to follow. Prize money totaling $900 will be awarded to participants. A barbecue lunch in the City Park will follow the ride, and a military recognition ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. The breakfast and lunch are open to non-riders and riders alike.

Bikers Battling Blazes has become an annual highlight in Conway Springs, attracting more than 100 motorcyclists each year.

Past Bikers Battling Blazes events have combined to raise more than $100,000 for Conway Springs’ volunteer fire department.