The purpose of the VFW Riders is to support the VFW by promoting the public visibility of the VFW, its programs, and the VFW National Home through community service and participation in veteran's service events, through responsible motorcycling in our community.  We will promote motorcycle riding and veteran's service with an active membership and provide a positive model for motorcyclists and veterans alike.




Develop and maintain a strong active membership.

Promote the values of the VFW.

Promote vibrant service to our nation’s veterans through VFW programs.

Promote a positive public image of the VFW and motorcyclists.

Promote the value of community service.

Promote and encourage motorcycle safety programs and awareness.

      Develop an active and diversified list of activities designed to encourage maximum
      member participation and enjoyment of the VFW and the VFW Riders and in support

of VFW Service Programs.



Participate in the Department
Riders Passport Run 2021
May 1st to September 1st to Celebrate the Minnesota V.F.W. 100th Anniversary


Passport Run goes from May 1st to September 1st, 2021

Register HERE


Interested in Starting a Group? Find Information Here:


National Guidelines

Post Organized Groups

District Organized Groups

Riders Annual Activity Report

Official Minnesota VFW Riders Standard Operating Procedures


If you have any questions, Please contact Department Headquarters or

our State MN Riders Chairman:

Jon "Gutterball" Durst

MN V.F.W. Riders Chairman

(763) 355-4862 cell