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Sunday, Dec 11th

Join Us


Vets Charity
Christmas Ride

Departs at 2pm from Carolina Honda

"We Will Ride This Year!" 

Join us rain or shine at Carolina Honda! You don't have to ride to participate. 

Several food trucks will be on-site and food will be available for purchase prior to the ride. The Boy Scouts Of America will also have refreshments available (donations encouraged).  At the completion of the ride, Sonic will be providing food at Dorn VA Hospital free of charge.  

Motorcycl Giveaway



To honor 22 years of the Vets Christmas Charity Ride, Carolina Honda is giving away a new 2022 Honda VT750-C2 prior to the ride!

*See Rules Below.

Giveaway Rules

*Official Rules: Your monetary or gift donation does not register you for the motorcycle giveaway.  All giveaway entries will be collected in person at Carolina Honda Powerhouse on December 11, 2022.   All those wishing to register for the giveaway must do so in person and be at least 18 years of age with valid identification.  Winner will be chosen at random between 1:40pm and 2:00pm on December 11, 2022 at Carolina Honda Powerhouse 901 Buckner Road Columbia, SC 29203.  Winner must be present to win.

Gifts & Info

Gift Suggestions

Bath Robes (L or XL sizes)

Warm Gloves


T-Shirts, Underwear


Cookies (without nuts)

Soft Candy

Back Packs

Cash Contributions

Walmart Gift Cards

Warm Socks

Throw Blankets

Sweat Pants


Toilet Articles

Gift Cards

Small Radios

Phone Cards

Ball Caps

Food Gift Cards


Drop Off Points

Aiken Motorcycle Sales-Aiken

All American Heating & Air

Ameriprise Financial-Batesburg

Carolina Honda Powerhouse

Columbia Flag & Sign

Harley Haven

Mitchell Printing-Batesburg

All Midlands Sonic Locations

Steve Padgett Honda-Irmo

Columbia Powersports

Tom McGrath Law Group

Gregory Electric

Truck Supply of SC

Iron Horse Law Group LLC

Zion & Company

The Blue Marlin

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association

Carolina Chrome Magazine

Law Offices of Adrian Falgione

Thad Myers PA & Associates

Peter Boulware Toyota of



Event Location

Carolina Honda Powerhouse parking lot, 901 Buckner Road, Columbia, SC 29203. The ride will depart for Dorn VA Hospital at 2 PM rain or shine.


I-20 East to exit 70, turn at Hardee's and Flying "J" onto Buckner Road. Carolina Honda will be located 1/2 mile on the right.

Event Gallery

Welcome to our Photo Albums. Here you'll find photos ( and in the near future, videos ) from our various rides. The rides have grown from several hundred participants to over 3,500 bikes at our largest ride.

The Vet's Christmas Charity Ride is one of the largest rides in the state and draws riders from all over the country. We strive to ensure you'll have a safe, enjoyable experience while helping our well deserving Vets.


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