End of Summer Rally

Written by Theresa Rose on September 4, 2015

The 26th Annual End of Summer Rally will be held September 18-20 at the Van Buren County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 1 North, Keosauqua, IA.

The gates will open at noon on Friday Sept. 18th. The cost for a weekend ticket is $30 in advance or $35 at the gate. Must be 21 years old to enter the grounds. Food & Camping on grounds, free firewood and hot showers available.

Special events include the ever-popular “Fun Run” through Lacey-Keosauqua State Park and downtown Keosauqua on Friday & Saturday evening at 7:00pm. The Bike Show will begin at 11:30am on Saturday. The Poker Run sign-up begins at 10:00am on Saturday, payout is at 3:00pm, Bike Rodeo will be on Saturday at 2:00pm. The “Motorcycle Pulling Sled” begins at 8:00pm on Friday & Saturday evening. Sunday Worship Service at 9:00am by Christian M/C Association.

There will be live music all weekend. Friday night features “Pat Lanips,” and “Righteous Hillbillies” the headliner will be “Shannon Curfman.” Shannon is an American blues-rock guitarist and singer who has been performing with Kid Rock. Saturday evening entertainment includes “MG and the CC’s” and “The Jay Clyde Band.” “The Fabulous Thunderbirds,” a Grammy-nominated blues rock band, will be the feature performance with popular hits such as Tuff Enuff, Wrap it Up and Powerful Stuff just to name a few.

The event is presented by State Line Rally Association with support from Golden Eagle Distributing. For more information: Call 319-498-4460 or visit: www.statelinerally.net