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The Muskegon County Community Run June 23rd at the Folkert Community Hub - Britta Cleveland Reports

Muskegon Metro Area News
It's a WIN WIN.... Support West Michigan Families.... Support our local Police.... AND have a great time with family and friends all at the same time!   The 3rd Annual MUSKEGON COUNTY COMMUNITY RUN is coming up on Saturday, June 23rd from Noon - 5pm at the Folkert Community Hub located on Seminole Road in Norton Shores.
This event will be raising funds and awareness for NO MORE SIDELINES which is an organization that helps kids and young adults in our community with special needs....giving them the opportunity to play sports and enjoy community activities.    This event is also helping to raise funds for the Muskegon County Sheriffs Motorcycle Unit that helps serve and protect during large community events....  this event is also hoping to bring awareness to the dedication and safety of our West Michigan Towing Companies who's drivers put themselves in harms way every day to help others. 
On Saturday, June 23rd from noon- 5pm this event will feature a motorcycle AND vehicle Poker Run... leaving the Hub at promptly Noon (preregistration starting at 11am with a $10 donation per person)... The Poker Run is very family friendly stopping at scenic Muskegon stops and favored Ice Cream places (no bars) along the route...and of course there will be prizes for winning hands.  
There will also be live music ....a silent auction... The "Dunk a Cop" dunk tank.... A car & bike show....a motorcycle stunt show...  And the TOW TRUCK RODEO, which has become a fan favorite...all taking place at the Folkert Community Hub...   The Tow Truck Rodeo will feature all of the best drivers from our areas Tow Truck companies competing for trophies (and bragging rights) while completing really fast, fun, exciting-to-watch tow truck timed events.
I have absolutely loved hanging out with the incredible group of people who put together this awesome event... I sat down with John Frederick and Jeremy Dykstra to chat about all the super fun stuff they've got planned for your whole family on the 23rd.... and more importantly, the incredible groups that they are doing this all for.
Please come join me on Saturday, June 23rd at the Folkert Community Hub from noon- 5pm.... I just may have to be dunked in the dunk tank a time or two....  It will be an absolute blast for the whole family!  For more details,  visit http://www.muskegonccr.org/ .