American Legion Riders Chapter #347
Lady Lake, FL

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Office (352) 750-2099
9AM - 4PM, Mon - Fri

Lounge (352) 750-0639
12PM - closing

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Chapter Events

The The American Legion Riders Chapter #347 hosts or participates in various social & riding events during the year.  Members have a chance to gather and enjoy fellowship and commaraderie, exchange riding stories and practices, meet new Riders from Chapters statewide, and come together to raise funds for our Chapter chartitable objectives.  Proceeds raised from our events support multiple local and statewide programs and organizations, as well as individual veterans and their families in need.  We Ride and Work For the Cause ----- Not the Applause!

Monthly Chapter  Kitchen Day

- Held on the 3rd Sun. from 12-3pm during Bar Bingo in the Post Lounge; Regular Bar Menu with an additional "Special Item" featured each month (i.e, Pulled Pork Sand, Chicken Wings, etc.); 50/50 held at start of Bingo

Monthly Chapter Group Rides

-  Check ALR Calendar for ride details and/or confirmation.

Villages Honor Flight Escorts

- ALR Riders join with Villages Nomads Club to escort returning Honor Flight attendees when buses arrive; Riders meet at either Post 347 or the Colony Cottage Rec. Center on Rt. 466A/Morse Blvd and proceed to the Fruitland Park Walmart for rendezvous with LE escorts and buses for trip to Post 347 and return ceremony.  Times are announced via group email prior to Honor Flight arrival at Orlando Int'l Airport.

Flag Placement/Removal @ Florida Nat'l Cemetary - Bushnell

- ALR 347 members participate in Flag placement & removal activities at Bushnell Veteran's Cemetary thorughout the year, as needed, on major holidays.  Riders normally meet at Post 347 for a group ride to Bushnell in the morning, then join together for lunch prior to returning home.  Check the ALR Calendar for these events throughout the year.

Veteran Funeral Honor Escort

- On request, and based on available members and resources, ALR 347 members are often requested for, and tasked, as funeral escorts for veterans who have passed and are being interred in the local area (Marion, Lake, Sumter Counties, incl Bushnell Nat'l Cemetary).  These events may, given sufficient lead time, appear on the ALR Calendar, but are usually initiated via email or Facebook.