Jay Leno To Lead Harley-Davidson's Love Ride 29 To Benefit The USO On Sunday, October 21

Jay Leno To Lead Harley-Davidson's Love Ride 29 To Benefit The USO On Sunday,
                                  October 21

PR Newswire

GLENDALE, Calif., Oct. 18, 2012

LONGEST-RUNNING MOTORCYCLE FUNDRAISING EVENT IN THE WORLD TO FEATURE GEORGE
THOROGOOD, CANNED HEAT & THE STRAWBERRY ALARM CLOCK

IN 28 YEARS, THE LOVE RIDE HAS RAISED $24 MILLION FOR CHARITY

GLENDALE, Calif., Oct. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jay Leno will
return as the Grand Marshal of the 29^th Anniversary of the Harley-Davidson
Love Ride on Sunday, October 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Castaic Lake,
California. This year's Love Ride will benefit the USO that provides critical
support and morale boosting programs and services to troops, military
families, wounded, ill and injured, and their families, and the families of
the fallen. The Love Ride is the longest-running motorcycle fundraising event
in the world and has raised $24 million for charity in 28 years. The Love
Ride was founded in 1984 by Oliver Shokouh, the owner of Harley-Davidson of
Glendale.

Love Ride 29 is being supported by 22 Harley-Davidson dealerships in Southern
California and many of them will feature pre-Love Ride promotions and group
rides to Castaic Lake on October 21. Harley-Davidson of Glendale will feature
The Strawberry Alarm Clock in concert at 7:15 a.m. followed by a press
conference with Leno and other celebrities, including Robert Patrick, the Cast
of Sons of Anarchy, Antonio Sabato Jr., Willie G. Davidson, Karen Davidson,
Perry King, George Barris, Mickey Jones, Keith Emerson, and Lorenzo Lamas who
will sing this year's National Anthem.

George Thorogood and the Destroyers and Canned Heat will headline the Castaic
Lake concert starting at 11:45 a.m. Other Castaic Lake festivities include a
trade show, Peter Fonda ride-in bike show, USO displays, and a food truck
fair.

The minimum donation to participate is $50 and includes a free opportunity
ticket to win 6 prizes that include a 2013 Harley-Davidson Softail Slim.

All motorcycle brands and automobiles are welcome. To sign up in advance or
receive more information, go to www.LoveRide.org, or visit Harley-Davidson of
Glendale at 3717 San Fernando Road in Glendale, California.

SOURCE Love Ride Foundation

Website: http://www.loveride.org
Contact: Annet Peairs, Roland Communications, +1-818-509-3080,
apeairs@rolandcommunications.com; For the Love Ride: Oliver Shokouh, Founder,
Owner Harley-Davidson of Glendale, +1-818-246-5618; oliver@loveride.org; For
the USO: Bob Kurkjian, Greater Los Angeles Area, Inc., +1-310-645-3716;
Bob@usoglaa.org