Kora Kare for Kids Ride-In & BBQ Competition
The Seventh Annual Kora Shriner’s Kare for Kids Ride-In and BBQ Competition will be August 23-25th, 2019. This year’s event will be held at our NEW LOCATION, the Ossippee Valley Fairgrounds in Hiram, Maine.
Why do we do this?
All net proceeds from this event directly benefit Shriner’s Hospital for Children programs in Boston and Springfield Mass. This event also contributes to the Kora Hospital transportation fund, which provides transportation for Maine Shriner’s Hospital patients and their families to the Hospitals.Shriner’s Hospitals for Children® is a health care system of 22 hospitals dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty care, innovative research, and outstanding teaching programs for medical professionals. Children up to age 18 with orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the patients’ ability to pay. To learn more about our services, or to refer a patient, visit: shrinershospitalsforchildren.org to locate a hospital near you or call 800-237-5055.
Friday evening; Shriner’s Social and Barn Dance with DJ Ron Parker.
Saturday; a scenic escorted Motorcycle Ride, led by the Widows Sons, an ATV trail ride, led by the Kora ATV club and a People’s choice Classic Car show. All rides depart and return to the event site for door prizes, food, BBQ competitions and fun with the Kora Shriner’s. Chaps Saloon will be there with their famous portable bar and live music from Hurricane Mountain.
Sunday the KCBS BBQ Competition with over $8,000 in cash and prizes. BBQ competitors from across the country and Canada will be here to try their best to win and support a great cause.
Ride Ticket: $20 for driver, (no charge for passengers) and includes; Ride (ATV or Motorcycle), Door prize ticket and a 2019 event shirt. Pre-register for the Ride by August 15th to guarantee shirt size, men’s or ladies.
Admission only for visitors: $5.00 parking fee to enjoy the day with the Kora Shriner’s and a great Hurricane Mountain concert. The event is open to the public and all are welcome to attend.
On-Site registration and debit payment will also be available at the event.