The Fall Flood Run, one of the oldest and larger motorcycle runs in the country, will take place on Saturday when thousands of bikers head down the Mississippi River on Highway 35 in Wisconsin or Highway 61 in Minnesota.
The 55th annual event, which grew out of an effort by bikers to help sandbag in the Winona area during the 1965 floods, continues to be a charity event.
Now it raises money for Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare in St. Paul. People can help out by buying wristbands for $10.
KWNG radio will be broadcasting live from 10 am to noon Saturday at the Nauti Hawg Bar & Grill in Diamond Bluff, Wisconsin.