Tuesday, December 18, 2007

Dunedin, Florida: Toys For Tots Motorcycle Ride

Dunedin, Florida: Toys For Tots Motorcycle Ride: Two of Santa's Helpers on a Harley This past Sunday was the annual Toys For Tots Motorcycle Ride. From what I gather, they collected more than a hundred bicycles, and LOTS of toys. I caught up with the riders partying at the end of their ride, in Dunedin. They were having a good time, I can tell you. So I grabbed my camera and started snapping.

I was just about the only person there who was NOT dressed in black leather. The nearby parking lot was full of motorcycles, most of them of the Harley Davidson variety. It seemed like a lot of fun, and I found myself smiling without even knowing it.

I got a variety of pictures I will share with you. Today's photograph shows a cheerful couple of women heading off down the road on their Harley Davidson motorcycle. Santa's helpers, if you will. Before you ask, I will tell you yes, that is a hot dog in the passenger's hand. More about the hot dog next time!

**Addendum... I just recently realized that I had not mentioned, in all my excitement, that these pictures were taken at the after ride party held at the Dunedin American Legion Post 275.

If you would like to see more of this area, check out Clearwater Daily Photo, and Clearwater Beach Daily Photo. If you enjoy photography for the sake of photography, check out my photo blog. Thanks for coming today!

6 comments:

  1. I once did a story on a group of motorcyclists in Las Vegas who collected and delivered toys for kids at the holidays. It's such a nice thing that these guys do.

    I do want to hear about the hot dog!!

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  2. They did that in Dallas yesterday also.

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  3. I just wonder if that is mom on the back with the chest...? Wow. What fun the two of them are having or had. It is all for a good purpose. Nice photograph.

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  4. Smiling while you take photos. How great is that!

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  5. lovely ! hahaha . i really enjoy all the details that you give . great job ! tks

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  6. People's generosity with the time and money is what makes this such a great time of year. Thanks for posting this. It is really a joyf to read stuff like this.

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