MARCH 26th from NooN to 9:00…
…for the first annual Wheels for Meals benefit Ride & Dine event supporting Meals on Wheels and Senior Programs in Buena Vista, Lexington and the Rockbridge Community.
THE RIDE –With three routes and a Kids Bike Rodeo, Wheels for Meals encourages cyclists of all ages and abilities. Supported by Shenandoah Rides & Rentals, cue sheets, clearly marked routes and rest stops are provided for rider safety and satisfaction. Starting from Maury River Senior Center, 2137 Magnolia Ave. Buena Vista VA, 24416
THE DINE -Following the cycling event Southern Inn Restaurant and Urban Farm Girl Antiques pair up for an unusual & unique post ride dining experience at 2122 Magnolia Ave, Buena Vista VA, 24416 with Devils Backbone Brewing and Rockbridge Vineyard, handmade quilt auction by the MRS.C’s Quilting Qlub, music by Late Blooming Onions and more! Come Ride, or just Dine!
Just coming for Dinner? Tickets now available on site at Urban Farm Girl Antiques in Buena Vista or HERE
Ride packet pickup begins at 12:00 pm at Maury River Senior Center 2137 Magnolia Ave, Buena Vista 24416 the 50 mile loop ride starts at 1 pm. The 30 mile loop ride starts at 2:30 and the family ride starts at 3:30.
All cycling events begin at Maury River Senior Center 2137 Magnolia Ave. Buena Vista.
Chip & Dip Snack-e-tizer and hydration station at 4:30 pm for returning cyclists and early dinner guests.
STAYING for Dinner? Guys/Gals dressing rooms available on site. One shower, for the real stinky. Bring your own towel.
Dinner provided by the Southern Inn, 5:30 pm (come early for the chip n dip snack-e-tizer station) held at Urban Farm Girl Antiques, 2122 Magnolia Ave Buena Vista VA 24416
*1 Adult Beverage included in the entry fee for each event, 1 adult beverage ticket for the Ride and or 1 for the Dine. 2 adult beverage tickets if attending both events. Cash bar otherwise.
Register to Ride & Dine $100 (or just Ride $50, or just Dine $50)
WHEELS FOR MEALS is our local benefit event supporting local Meals on Wheels & Senior Programs in and around the Rockbridge community Saturday March 26th
This milestone year (being our first) RIDE & DINE event will include scenic and challenging 10, 30 and 50 mile cycling routes supported by Shenandoah Rides & Rentals, a post-ride dinner to be held at Urban Farm Girl Antiques in Buena Vista, provided by Southern Inn Restaurant, handmade quilt auction by the MRS.C’s Quilting Qlub, live music by the Late Blooming Onions and more!
MARCH FOR MEALS (the national campaign month, for Meals on Wheels America) mobilizes hundreds of local Meals on Wheels programs across the country to reach out to their communities and build the support that will enable them to serve America’s seniors all year long. The 14th annual March for Meals campaign is led by Meals on Wheels America and gives the businesses, organizations, governments and volunteers who contribute so generously in their communities an opportunity to support homebound seniors in a variety of ways to make America stronger and healthier.
VALLEY PROGRAM for AGING SERVICES is our area agency on serving the “Wiser and Senior” sector throughout the Shenandoah Valley, providing services to the 60+ population.
All event proceeds further Senior Programs and the Meals on Wheels mission in Buena Vista, Lexington and Rockbridge County through VPAS (Valley Program for Aging Services) to fight hunger and isolation in our community by providing nutritious meals, personal contact and related services to the homebound and the 60 + population of Rockbridge County.
*KIDS 12 and Under if they Ride-> Eat Free (accompanied by a participating (paying) adult)
ALL YOUR OPTIONS:
We are Incredibly Grateful to Our 2016 Sponsors of this signature event!
Also a Special Thank You with much Gratitude to…. Paul Palma & The Auto Recyclers, Bonnie Bernstein of Woods Creek Press, Parry McClure High School, Rockbridge County High School and Robert Mott Designs
EMAIL US @: WHEELSforMEALSVA@gmail.com