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More than 3,000 motorcycles at annual 'Blessing of the Bikes'

(Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS) (Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS)
(Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS) (Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS)
(Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS) (Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS)
ALTO PASS, IL (KFVS) -

More than 3,000 motorcyclist rode their bikes to the Bald Knob Cross of Peace.

Sunday was the Annual "Blessing of the Bikes" in Alto Pass.

The meaning of the event is to wish good fortune for the year's riding season.

This is the 23rd year for the event.

There was also food and entertainment provided.

"Road kill stew" and chili was served to those at the event. 

A message was given at 1 p.m.

Loreto Cruz has more on the Blessing of the Bikes tonight on Heartland News.

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