Vancouver Toy Run - Oct. 5
VANCOUVER MOTORCYCLE TOY RUN - OCTOBER 5th
The Vancouver Motorcycle Toy Run is celebrating 30 years! This event raises much needed toys and funds to provide underprivileged families assistance at Christmas time. It is one of the most important toy raising events in the Lower Mainland and it directly supports 10 local Christmas Bureaus. Please come out and show your support. It is a really fun opportunity to give back to your community!
Event: 30th Annual Vancouver Motorcycle Toy Run
Date: Sunday, October 5, 2008
Time: Leaves Coquitlam Centre Mall parking lot at 10:00 am
The entry fee is a new child's toy wrapped in plastic or a monetary donation.
The toy run will leave Coquitlam Centre at 10:00 am and proceed to the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) grounds in full parade style.
The Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau kindly requests more sport and educational toys and gifts for teenagers. They also ask that no there would be no stuffed toys.
Limited commemorative pins.
For more information: www.toyrun.lmcb.ca or (604) 580-0111 or 1-877-580-0111
VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED!
The Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau relies on volunteers to help make this event a success. If you would like to donate some of your time to help out please contact Chris Bayliss at (604) 253-7191.
VENDOR SPACE AT TOY RUN
Interested in displaying your product in front of thousands of motorcyclists at the upcoming Vancouver Toy Run? Please contact Shannon McNeney at (604) 580-0111 for more information.
OTHER TOY RUNS IN BC
September 13-14 - Port Alberni Toy Run - http://members.shaw.ca/toyrun/ or (250) 723-4996 or (250) 723-7463
September 14 - Merritt Motorcycle Toy Run/Lower Nicola - for info call Dave Vandenbrink (250) 378-9836 or Brian Cave (250) 378-6447.
September 14 - Vanderhoof Toy Run - Meets at Co-op at Noon. For info call Ray Bruvold (250) 570-2600
September 14 - Jimmy Dunlop Memorial Toy Run, Quesnel - For more info call Norm (250) 992-9445 or Ron (250) 992-7662
September 20 - Squamish Toy Run - Phil & Theresa (604) 892-8286 - this is a pinned event
September 21 - Penticton Toy Run - For info: www.okanaganmotorcycleriders.com or Red Young (250) 498-2626.
September 21 - Gold Rush Troy Run, 108 Mile to 100 Mile House. For info please call Kerri Mingo at (250) 395-6157
September 28 - Prince George Toy Run - For info call (250) 564-6667 or www.harleydavidsonpg.bc.ca
September 28 - Kelowna Toy Run - For info call (250) 868-2035 or (250) 212-7064
September 28 - Annual Michelle Hull Toy Run, Gibsons - (604) 886-3633
October 5 - 30th Annual Vancouver Motorcycle Toy Run, Coquitlam, BC - (604) 580-0111 or 1-877-580-0111 or www.toyrun.lmcb.ca
October 19 - Fraser Valley Toy Run - (604) 814-3503 or email@example.com
If we are missing a toy run in your community please let us know.
Ahh bummer. I love the toy run but it clashes with the last race Round at Mission this year.
Hopefully Ill be able to make next years.
Have a great day everyone.
We are still looking for volunteers for this event. If you are able to help out please contact Chris Bayliss from the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau at
(604) 253-7191. Thank you.
THE TOY RUN CELEBRATES 30 YEARS IN STYLE
This year, in celebration of the Vancouver Toy Run's 30 years of serving the community, the British Columbia Motorcycle Drill Team sponsored by Megson Fitzpatrick, Motorcycle insurance specialists, will be giving a special performance at the Coquitlam Centre parking lot at 9:00AM before the ride leaves. Eight riders on large street motorcycles will be performing a precision riding demonstration that will last approximately 25 minutes.
CAN'T MAKE THE RIDE?
If you're unable to attend the ride but would still like to support this great cause toy and monetary donations can be mailed to or dropped off at the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau's new office at:
3rd floor, 1870 Pandora St
Vancouver BC V5L 1M5