The 20th Annual Turtle Poker Run is Saturday
The 20th Annual Mountain Rider “Turtle” Poker Run will be held Saturday May 18 beginning at 9 a.m. The event began 20 years ago to honor Stella “Turtle” Tucker who was killed at an early age by a drunk driver. All bike types are welcome at this motorcycle event, however you are welcome to drive your car if you desire. The event begins in the parking lot of Motorcycle Accessories in Grand Junction. Participants will ride to New Castle. $10 per person, includes a BBQ lunch at noon in Apple Tree Park and extra hands can be purchased for $5 each. There will also be a raffle and prizes at the park. All proceeds will benefit YouthZone. The ride is open to everyone and is sure to be a ton of fun. If you need more information about the ride just stop by Motorcycle Accessories.