MDA Ride for Life Coming to Six Bends Harley-Davidson

FORT MYERS, Fla. – April 16, 2015 – Six Bends Harley-Davidson will host the Inaugural Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Ride for Life Florida on May 2 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Ride For Life Florida will bring together Harley-Davidson riders from across the state to participate in the event, to raise money for children and adults affected with neuromuscular disease. Members of the Naples and Six Bends H.O.G. Chapters will lead a ride from Naples Harley-Davidson to Six Bends. An estimated 2000 riders are expected to participate. All riders are invited to join the ride or just attend the event.

Live entertainment will be provided during the day at Top Rocker Field from nationally known blues-rock band, Fabulous Thunderbirds, who will take the stage from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Local band Wildfire will provide the opening performance from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The event will also include a “Baddest Bagger” contest with the winner taking home $1,000! Plus there will be food, beverages and other vendors, as well as a silent auction and a raffle to win a brand new 2015 Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special. Awards will be given to top fundraisers, top fundraising dealerships and H.O.G. chapters. Attendees must present their registration for ride for life or purchase a $20 ticket for the live entertainment at Top Rocker Field. Tickets can be purchased at A portion of sales will go to MDA of Southwest Florida.

For additional information on upcoming events, contact Jeff Hickcox at or (239) 275-4647.