Participants in the Rolling Thunder annual motorcycle rally, ride past Constitution Avenue in Washington DC, May 28, 2017. Motorcyclists are in Washington for the traditional annual Rolling Thunder ahead of Memorial Day, May 29. / AFP PHOTO / Jose Luis Magana (Photo credit should read JOSE LUIS MAGANA/AFP/Getty Images)


President Donald Trump has offered to help assist “Rolling Thunder,” the famed motorcycle ride, to continue operating in Washington, DC, after hearing that the event may cease its operations.

The president responded with his offer after hearing that the 30-year-old event may have to come to an end due to the rising costs of permits and other expenses in the nation’s capital, Fox News reported.

“The Great Patriots of Rolling Thunder WILL be coming back to Washington, D.C. next year, & hopefully for many years to come. It is where they want to be & where they should be. Have a wonderful time today. Thank you to our great men & women of the Pentagon for working it out!” the president tweeted Sunday morning.

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