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Motorcycle rally in Detroit Lakes to help historic theatre

Join Zorbaz and the Historic Holmes Theatre as they say farewell to summer for the fifth annual "Leather and Leavez" motorcycle rally through the Detroit Lakes area on Saturday, September 15.

The ride starts at noon from the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center and there is a freewill pancake breakfast beginning at 10 a.m.

Get your motor runnin' and support the arts and children's programming at the Holmes Theatre with this beautiful autumn ride. Stops include Little Pine Zorbaz near Perham, Ottertail Zorbaz, Pelican Zorbaz and Detroit Lakes Zorbaz. There will be free chips and salsa for all riders, 50/50 raffles and more along the way.

The ride is $20 per driver and $15 per passenger. Register easily online at, call ride director Terry Haus at (218) 844-4221, extension 120. Sponsors include Zorbaz, Seaberg Power Sports, Country Kitchen, KDLM, Wave 104.1, KRCQ, TV3, Precision Printing and Valley News Live.

Another upcoming event, this one at Fair Hills Resort, is "Casino Night," on Friday, September 21 from 5 to 10 p.m.. It will support the Historic Holmes Theatre and Becker County Historical Society and Museum. Tickets are $40 and can be purchased at the Holmes Theatre, by calling 218-844-7469 or online at

The Historic Holmes Theatre opened in May of 2002. Since that time, it's hosted more than 100,000 audience members, 270 performances and 40 free shows. Last year alone, more than 22,000 people attended main stage shows, and more than 5,500 area students attended daytime school shows. For more information, visit