Highlights 1. The parade will begin with hundreds of motorcycles, with toys each in the hands of the cyclists, at the Wal-Mart parking lot. 2. Non-cyclists are encouraged to participate, and can bring a new, unwrapped toy for the “Toys for Kids” program. The toy should be for children younger than 12, and can be dropped off at the American Legion 3. Participants can enjoy a reasonably priced chili feed, followed by an auction of different items provided by local McPherson County businesses. Why you should attend the event Last year, the program received almost $25,000 to provide Christmas gifts to more than 500 children. “It’s actually a year long event for them as once the run is over they immediately begin preparations for the next year,” —Keena Longstaff, co-founder of the event About the event When 1 p.m. Saturday Where Wal-Mart parking lot, 205 Centennial Drive, then dinner and auction at the American Legion, 401 N. Main St. Submit your event to Jenae Pauls at jenae.pauls@mcphersonsentinel.com or PO Box 926, McPherson, KS 67460.