|Posted by LLEWMORC Agency on May 25, 2011 at 9:16 AM|
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LLEWMORC Media & Production Agency
Howard Nelson Cromwell
STARS & STRIPES & SPOKES ANNOUNCES
MICHAELE SALAHI AS TOP JUDGE OF BIKINI CONTEST
FREE Motorcycle Rally / Music Festival expects 100,000 people
WASHINGTON, DC (May 25, 2011) – The 1st Annual Stars & Stripes & Spokes™, a patriotic motorcycle rally and musical festival, that roars into RFK Stadium Festival Grounds this Memorial Day weekend (Friday, May 27th through Monday, May 30th) has selected Television Star, Michaele Salahi to be the main judge in the Bikini Contest on Sunday May 29, 2011.
The family-friendly event with free admission f atures 19 live bands, festival food and beverages, more than 100 vendors, a bike stunt show, poker run, bikini contest, police motorcycle rodeo and more. Organizers will pay special tribute to our Nation’s Armed Forces with a showcase of military vehicles and equipment.
“I am very excited to be a part of this event for many reasons; however, the main reasons are that the Walter Reed Society is the charitable benefactor and my father was a US Army war hero.” said Salahi. “My father is buried in Arlington cemetery and I know he would be proud of my involvement in this event.”
As the go-to person for all things connected to entertainment, travel lifestyles, and social fun - Michaele Salahi ensures that viewers and readers will get the facts along with her expertise and on worldwide lifestyles. She makes information available to everyone she can reach through her new and free APP - loveyouapp.com, including her new hit dance single “Bump It”, appearances schedule, television shows, fashion events, celebrity charity events, special events at the Oasis Winery, twittering, facebook and her blogs. Her social hub is located at www.loveyouapp.com
“Michaele’s dedication and connection to the military was very important to us,” said event Director Bruce Bieber. “Her background in fashion and lifestyle is also a great asset.” To help launch the inaugural event, more than 50 VIPs (including WRC-TV’s Jim Vance, The Edge 105.9’s Mike O’Meara, military members and representatives from Congress) are scheduled to jump on their bikes for a Kick Off Ride starting from Safeway’s parking lot (1100 4th St, SW) where they travel via police escort through the District and over to the stadium grounds. A press conference with opening ceremonies is scheduled for Noon.
Festival hours are 9:00 am to 9:00 pm Friday through Sunday and 9:00am to 6:00 pm on Monday. Motorcycle parking is free with paid on-site parking available for all other vehicles. Festival goers can enjoy a range of music from classic, southern and alternative rock to R&B, blues, soul and country performed by bands such as the Nighthawks, Jasmine Cain, SnakeBite, Kirk McEwen Band and John Luskey over the four-day holiday weekend. The full line-up of performances and activities is available online at www.stars-stripes-spokes.com.
Organizers have commissioned Hardcore Choppers to build the official custom chopper of Stars & Stripes & Spokes which will be officially unveiled on Friday, May 27. Patrons may purchase sweepstakes tickets starting this weekend (and continuing through the year) with proceeds to benefit the Walter Reed Society.
For more event details and activities please send an email to: [email protected] or call 1-855-RALLYNDC (855-725-5963).
Sponsors of Stars & Stripes & Spokes to date include: Budweiser, Jack Daniels, Coca Cola, Jagermeister, Coleman Power Sports, Hardcore Choppers, Amsoil, Yamaha, Cycle Trader, Clune Construction, Clark Construction, Hitt, Bowers and J.E. Richards.
ABOUT STARS & STRIPES & SPOKES TM
Stars & Stripes & SpokesTM was created in 2011. This innovative Memorial Day Weekend event seeks to have widespread appeal to individuals of all ages all over the country with its free admission policy and packed schedule of activities. Event promoters intend to have this event become a new and continuing tradition which will become a natural part of the way the nation’s capital observes Memorial Day.
ABOUT MICHAELE SALAHI
Television Star, Michaele Salahi appears on NBC, BRAVO and is in post production on a new show she will appear with MTV Networks/VH1 and is in development on other new shows. Michaele recently released her new dance single “Bump It”, now available on iTunes or her social hub www.loveyouapp.com or www.michaelesalahi.com. Michaele can be found on Twitter at her handle @MichaeleSalahi / www.twitter.com/MichaeleSalahi Michaele's Facebook Fan page is: www.facebook.com/MichaeleandTareqSalahi
ABOUT LLEWMORC Media & Production Agency
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