Otis Winslette remembered with community event Saturday
Thursday Jul 17, 2014 4:50pm
Trading Place Pavilion Shipshewana, IN (across street from flea market) Shipshewana, IN
By: Tim Murray
SHIPSHEWANA – Family and friends of Otis Winslette will gather and remember him on his birthday with a community event.
The Otis Winslette Memorial Ride will include a police escorted motorcycle, classic car, muscle car and Jeep ride, a light meal, live music and children's activities.
Registration for the ride begins at 12:30 Saturday afternoon at The Trading Place Pavilion across from the flea market in Shipshewana. The cost is $15 per person with a rider's meeting at 2 p-m. A t-shirt and light meal are included in the cost.
Live music starts at 3 p-m. Police K-9 demonstrations are scheduled for 1 and 4 p-m. There will be an ambulance, police car, SWAT and fire trucks on display. A bounce house, face painting and balloon release round out the activities.
Anyone not participating in the ride can purchase a silicone wristband for $2.00 for admission to the family festivities. All proceeds go to St. Jude's Childrens Hospital and check can be written to them.