8th Annual Cruise for Troops
A Ride Paying Tribute to All Fallen Soldiers- September 24
Minneapolis, Minn. (Sept. 15, 2016)
WHAT: More than 3,000 people are expected to attend and participate in the 8th Annual Cruise for Troops starting at Running Aces Casino & Racetrack on Saturday, September 24. The day will be filled with events to honor all veterans and fallen soldiers as well as celebrate the legacy left behind.
Over 1,000 cars, trucks and motorcycles will cruise on a 50 mile ride through Anoka and Washington counties. All proceeds from the cruise will benefit Tribute to the Troops, a local non-profit that ensures fallen soldiers won’t be forgotten. The money raised will go towards helping with educational costs for children who have lost a parent serving in the military.
After the cruise, spectators and participants can enjoy an afternoon full of live music, vendors, kid’s areas, raffles, displays, contests, a swap meet and prizes.
WHEN: Saturday, September 24, 2016
Registration: 9 a.m. – Noon at Running Aces
Cruise: Noon – 2 p.m.
After Party: 2 – 5 p.m. at Running Aces featuring The Holy Rocka Rollaz
WHERE: Running Aces Casino & Racetrack’s parking lot
15201 Running Aces Blvd in Columbus, Minn.
COST: Cruise for Troops - $15 pre-register/$20 day of the event
Spectators are FREE
INFO: To learn more about Cruise for Troops, please visit RunAces.com or call 651-925-4600.
About Running Aces® Casino & Racetrack
Running Aces is the Twin Cities’ premier card room and entertainment destination, with a summer live harness horse racing season. The Trout Air Fishing Experience is a “You Catch’em, We Cook’em” facility, an unbeatably-fresh dining experience offered only at Running Aces. More than 650 dedicated employees have been serving up the best in food, cards, simulcast and entertainment since 2008. Open 24/7, Running Aces is located one exit past the 35E and 35W merge, just 20 minutes north of 694.