Start your engines, get into gear and drive on out to the Running Aces Casino & Racetrack this Saturday, September 26, for Cruise for Troops, the largest car and motorcycle cruise in the Upper Midwest!

This is the seventh year that Cruise for Troops is bringing the community together at this fun-filled event for a special purpose: to help fund the education of children of fallen soldiers

Start the day, by watching the “cruise” through Anoka and Washington Counties. Get up close and personal with more than 1,000 classic cars, specialty vehicles and motorcycles. Sample food from local vendors and participate in activities for the kids including a jump house, face painting and Knockerball games. Make a bid at the silent auction. Then, enjoy live music from The Holy Rocka Rollaz.

Admission is FREE with a suggested donation of $5 to benefit the Fallen Heroes Children’s Education Fund within the Tribute To The Troops organization.

Date: Saturday, September 26

Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Location: Running Aces Casino & Racetrack, 15201 Running Aces Boulevard, in Columbus

It is a day of fun for the family to benefit other families who have given so much to our country.

Go to for a detailed agenda and more information.

Day 264 of 365 Cruise for the Troops #365TC

Day 264 of 365 Cruise for the Troops #365TC