Monday, July 27, 2009

NW Iowa Field Tour Ride and Party

The Freedom of Independence Ride
A ride like no other

Do you farm?
Do you ride?

Get on board for a new kind of field tour this summer.

We're looking for farmers who want to take part in fun new way to view seed test plots. Not only will you see the latest Latham seed technology in action, you'll be part of a ride you won't forget.

We'll ride through NW Iowa during the day, and finish in Arnolds Park that evening with a hog roast and a high-energy band guaranteed to rock your socks off.

August 29, 2009 Leaving from Arnolds Park, Okoboji, Iowa


Our ride will begin and end in Arnolds Park, Okoboji, Iowa. Stops will include Estherville, Cylinder, West Bend and Ruthven. We'll even take time to admire The Grotto and cast into Lost Island Lake. We'll end up back at Arnold's Park, where riders will feast on roast hog and all the fixins. After everyone is stuffed, we'll rock out to the best of the 70s and 80s with The Magnificent Board of Directors.

Departure time: Noon

How to Register

Registration is free. Go to Latham Hi-Tech Seeds web site where a registration page is posted. We look forward to having any farmers who ride join our road trip.

The Magnificent Board of Directors: A Band for the Ages

Get ready for a post-ride party at Arnolds Park featuring one of the most acclaimed bands in the Midwest. The band was inducted into the Iowa Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001, and has been playing to loyal crowds since the 1970s. The nine-piece band features a killer horn section, and is guaranteed to provide a great entertainment experience. From Lynyrd Skynyrd to Chicago to The Rolling Stones to The Blues Brothers, the Board knows how to run its business.

Get on the Freedom of Independence Ride Fan Page
This is where you'll find some fun farm biking videos, background on the sites we'll tour, and other stuff about seeds, the ride and assorted goodies.

Get a killer tee. Free to all riders. Register by Aug. 1

All riders will get great food and a chance to see a dynamite band, PLUS they'll also get a collector's edition Latham Freedom Ride shirt. Each registered driver and one rider who REGISTER BY AUGUST 1 will receive a complimentary t-shirt; additional t-shirts may be purchased for $10 each.

They're black. They're cool. They're Independent.


mq01 said...

this sounds like fun!!! i ride to the pumpkin patch maze (acres worth) every halloween. ive often thought it would be fun to ride thru the maze instead...woohoo!!!

Baron's Life said...

Should be an interesting ride...looking forward to some pics.