A motorcycle run benefiting the Greater Mankato Area United Way took place today making stops throughout southern Minnesota.

The day began with breakfast at Spinners in North Mankato where riders chose their own route to the participating stops.

Stops for the run include restaurants in Good Thunder, Lake Crystal, Madison Lake, Pemberton then back to Spinners where all cyclists will come together to parade down to RibFest in Mankato.

Participants received free admission to RibFest and opportunity to win various prizes.

--KEYC News 12