Run For the Wall

May 20, 2019 to May 21, 2019

Cookeville serves for the 6th year as an overnight stop for Run For the Wall, a veterans' motorcycle event with riders gathering in California and riding cross-country to Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, D.C. Riders are “riding for those who can’t.” Many are veterans riding in honor of those MIA or KIA, or are riding as therapy for PTSD.

Riders arrive at 4:30 p.m. CT on Monday, May 20 and are welcomed by smiling faces and waving flags lining Jefferson Avenue.

Departure will be approximately 8 a.m., Tuesday, May 21 with staging in Sam's Club parking area.