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Captain Kerry "Spider" Rivera Annual Memorial Bike Ride & BBQ

Join Paterson FMBA Locals 2 & 202

for the Annual Captain Kerry "Spider" Rivera Memorial Bike Ride & BBQ on Saturday, June 24. The ride will kick off at 10:00 AM at Garret Mountain Reservation (8 Mountain Avenue, Woodland Park), everyone will meet at the Car Parking Overlook. It's a family-friendly event with fun for everyone.

Registration is open to the public, with a suggested donation of $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for kids. Please make checks payable to "Paterson Firefighters Foundation" and mail them to 20 Kingston Road, Wayne, NJ 07470. Venmo is also available, @Rena-Rivera-1 (please include "memorial bike ride" in the note), or bring cash on the day of the event. All proceeds will support the Memorial Garden at Paterson Fire Department Headquarters.

Memorial shirts are available for $20 each; to order, text Rena Rivera at 862-881-3164.

For additional information, contact:

  • Battalion Chief Ryan Shouldis at 973-670-4621

  • Captain Matt Zaccone at 973-766-4536

  • Captain Richie Vargas at 973-931-3473.

Afterwords, participants will gather at 20 Kingston Road in Wayne, for a BBQ honoring Kerry's life at 3:00 PM. Don't miss this meaningful gathering in honor of a remarkable individual!



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