The first ever Men of Tyre Charity Motorcycle Ride on the scenic highways of northern Maine will be taking place this weekend.

The inaugural Charity Ride is in honor and memory of Tom Clukey, a Mason and Shriner. Registration begins at 8 a.m. on on Saturday, June 21st at Northern Maine Development Commission in Caribou and kickstands go up at 10 a.m.

Cost is $20 per bike and $10 per additional rider. Proceeds will go towards the Masons Charity Fund, which directly benefits widows and orphans of Masons.

Stops will include the Four Corners Park in Madawaska and Lakeview Restaurant in St. Agatha.

The ride will take place rain or shine.

For more information contact, Scott Walton at (207) 659-5310 or by email at