Cruising for a Cause: Join the 2nd Annual Fire & Cycles Charity Ride in Atlanta

Jun 2, 2023


Join the excitement at the Annual Fire & Cycles Charity Ride in Atlanta! This thrilling event unites avid bikers, adventure seekers, and fire department advocates for a day of fun and fundraising.

Experience the ultimate thrill of motorcycle riding while supporting a noble cause that pays tribute to the courageous firefighters who selflessly put their lives on the line to ensure our safety.

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The Atlanta fire rescue department at the Atlanta fire station

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In this article:
History of the event
Dates and schedule
Places to visit
Places to stay
Where to eat
Additional details

Event History

The Annual Fire & Cycles Charity Ride in Atlanta has become a cherished tradition in the motorcycle community. Created by the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department, this event aims to raise funds for fire departments and honor the brave firefighters who selflessly protect our communities. 

With its successful inaugural ride, the event has gained momentum and is now back for its second edition, promising even more excitement and charitable contributions. Enjoy this 2nd edition!

Dates and Schedule

Experience the ultimate rush and participate in the action-packed 2nd Annual Fire & Cycles Charity Ride in Atlanta! Take advantage of this exciting opportunity to rev up your engines and embark on an adrenaline-fueled adventure for a great cause. Save the date! June 3, 2023, is the day to mark on your calendar. Rise and shine at 8:00 AM to embark on an exciting journey. 

Join them at the legendary Atlanta Fire Rescue - Fire Station #21, at 3201 Roswell Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30305.

Attention all bikers and motorcycle enthusiasts! Experience the thrill of a lifetime as you embark on this year's ride through awe-inspiring Georgia's Dragon Suches Loop. 

You'll be absolutely awed by its winding twists and turns and breathtaking scenic vistas. Take advantage of this unforgettable adventure! Experience the thrill of the ride while making a positive impact in our community.

Join them in their mission to have community morale initiatives uplift the spirits of the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department's hardworking staff, consisting of sworn officers, civilians, and retirees.

Places to Visit

If you attend the Fire & Cycles Charity Ride, you'll have the chance to explore the vibrant city of Atlanta and its surroundings. Consider visiting attractions like the Georgia Aquarium, the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site.

Embrace Atlanta's rich history and cultural diversity, making your visit a well-rounded experience. However, we can suggest these:

  1. Georgia's Dragon Suches Loop: Experience the thrill of riding this scenic and twisty loop, known for its stunning views and challenging curves.
  2. Atlanta Fire Rescue - Fire Station #21: The starting point of the charity ride, where bikers gather to support the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department.
  3. Roswell Road Northeast, Atlanta: A bustling street in Atlanta offering convenient access to various attractions, dining spots, and accommodations.
  4. Atlanta Fire Rescue Foundation: The recipient of the event's proceeds, dedicated to supporting the morale initiatives of the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department.

Places to Stay

Atlanta boasts a range of accommodation options to suit every rider's preference. From luxury hotels in the city's heart to cozy bed and breakfasts nestled in charming neighborhoods, you'll find the perfect place to rest and rejuvenate after a day of riding. Some recommended options include The Whitley, The Georgian Terrace, and The Ellis Hotel. You can also try these:

  1. Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel
  2. Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead
  3. InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
  4. W Atlanta - Buckhead
  5. The Whitley, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Atlanta Buckhead

Where to Eat

During the Fire & Cycles Charity Ride, indulge your taste buds at Atlanta's finest dining establishments. From savoring delicious Southern cuisine to exploring international flavors, the city's culinary scene has surprises for you, my friend.

Take advantage of renowned restaurants such as Bacchanalia, The Optimist, and Gunshow, where culinary excellence and unique dining experiences await. You can also try these:

  1. Bones Restaurant
  2. Chops Lobster Bar
  3. Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse
  4. The Capital Grille
  5. True Food Kitchen


The 2nd Annual Atlanta Fire & Cycles Charity Ride promises an exciting day! Before starting your engine, complete the waiver and wear your helmet and goggles for this team's ride leader battalion chief. A smooth ride requires a well-maintained bike.

As the event begins, riders will enter the lineup through our fire station bay. With two bays open, each line starts at Fire Station #21's driveway and takes you onto Roswell Road, building excitement.

Enjoy the second annual ride benefits as the co chair ride leader.

Vendors can promote their businesses. Sponsorships aid our mission. All donations are appreciated. Consider sponsoring for $300 or vending for $200 inside our station bay area and $100 outside.

Captains Delante Quarterman, Bobby Stewart, Darrell Hall, Christopher Robins, Herschel Young, Mario Dabney, and Kenneth Fain join the Ride Team. They want a successful, safe event for everyone.

Riders can attend a late May or early June 2023 Virtual Ride Participant Meeting. AFRD's Team Ride Leader and Co-Ride Leader will discuss logistics following team members and safety to ensure the ride team includes a great ride and annual ride benefits for the Atlanta fire station.

Additional Details

To participate in the 2nd Annual Fire & Cycles Charity Ride, secure your tickets in advance onsite registration or through Eventbrite to learn how to have the completed waiver form signed.

Stay updated on event news, announcements, and social media interactions by following the official event pages and Riders Shares' onsite registration-only social platforms, such as Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.