American Legion Riders: Merry Go-Round


Supporting Children & Youth, Boys State, and Girls State

October 1 – 31, 2024

We're pleased to announce your 2023 winner:

District 15

This month-long event is intended for our American Legion Rider Family to visit other Posts inside and outside of their home Districts. To support Legion Programs, promote The American Legion, gain new members, and raise funds and awareness for our Children & Youth programs.


Ride Rules, Registration & Reporting

Ride Rules, Registration & Reporting:

  • Must have a minimum of 3 ALR members (Rider or Supporter) on each ride (either on a bike or in a cage)
  • Ride to a minimum of 3 different American Legion Posts
  • $5 Registration Fee Per Member per Ride – Online registration available *Credit/Debit Card ONLY*.
  • Ride miles begin at Starting Point of the Ride and can Start at any Post and end at any Post
  • Record the number of miles and hours for each ride/event
  • After each Ride, Report the ride information online
    • All activities/rides must be between October 1 – 31, 2024
    • When entering miles and hours, DO NOT multiply the miles and hours by the number of members. The number of members recorded online will be used to determine the total miles and hours.
  • All Ride information must be reported no later than Friday, November 3, 2024
  • Send checks to Department Headquarters
  • Make checks payable to:
    • The American Legion, Department of Florida
      Attn: Programs
      PO Box 547859
      Orlando, FL 32854
    • Memo Line: ALR MGR


Register | Report Totals | Download Excel Worksheet

Point Calculations

Point Calculations:

  • 1 point for each ride mile per ALR Member (Rider or Supporter)
  • 1 point for each hour per ALR Member (Rider or Supporter)
  • 1 point for each dollar collected (registration fee, donations, monies raised)
Want to Earn Extra Points?

Want to Earn Extra Points?

  • Ride to any American Legion Post outside of your District to earn 100pts per ALR member (Rider or Supporter) per Post visited
  • Plan a Unity Ride (150pts Per Person Per Post Visited)
    • Must be at least 3 ALR Chapters within your District Participating – Each ALR Chapter must have at least 3 ALR members (Riders or Supporters) on the Unity Ride
    • Must visit a minimum of 3 American Legion Posts or another Veteran’s related group (VFW, AMVETS, etc)
    • The ALR Area/District Chairman must have knowledge of the Unity Ride
    • Report the Unity Ride information online and submit

What Can You Win???

A Custom-made Trophy and Bragging Rights!
The trophy belongs to the winning District until the next “Merry-Go-Round”!

  • District winner hosts “ALR Appreciation Room” at the Department Convention in June 13-16, 2024.
    (Hotel accommodations for appreciation room paid for by Department ALR)
  • This event is a way to ride and meet Riders from other ALR Chapters while raising money for Children & Youth Programs
  • Have Fun, Ride Together, & Promote the American Legion
  • The Winner will be announced at the American Legion Fall Conference in Orlando, Nov 22-24, 2024.

Questions: ALR Adjutant, | Dept Programs Director,

Ride for the Cause, Not the Applause