NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Bikers for Brooke is holding a Motorcycle Run, Car Cruise and Family BBQ on Sunday, June 12 to benefit the Brook Healey Foundation to fight pediatric brain cancer.

The ride is police escorted by the Blue Knights NJ VIII Honor Guard and attracts hundreds of motorcycle enthusiasts. It starts in New Providence and winds through the surrounding towns. The family BBQ begins after the ride, where families attend to eat, play and shop. Participants do not have to join in the ride or enter a vehicle in the Car Cruise to attend the BBQ. All are welcome.

The Motorcycle ride starts at the New Providence Community Pool. Registration is from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and the cost is $25 per driver; $15 per passenger. The motorcycle ride starts at 10:45 a.m.

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The Family BBQ and Car Cruise is at Mount Carmel Hall (56 River Road, Berkeley Heights NJ) from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. There will be a catered BBQ, live music, 50/50, cash “beer garden”, game truck, face painting, sand art, bounce house, dunk tank, vendor village and much more. The cost of the BBQ is $25 per person; $10 per child; $50 per family.

The Car Cruise will be at Mount Carmel as well, vehicles must arrive between 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Classic and Vintage cars are welcome to display. The first 50 vehicles receive goody bags, “Family’s Choice” Trophy awarded to favorite vehicle chosen by Healey Family. The entry fee for the “Car Cruise” is $10 per driver; $10 per passenger.  Any questions contact Diane Wolfe at or 908-898-1516.