The American Diabetes Association's Utah affiliate will hold its Bike Ride Plus fund-raiser Saturday, May 4, at 9 a.m. in communities around the state.

Sponsored by Coca Cola, the event raises money for the association. Proceeds support research to prevent and cure diabetes and will fund education and support programs for people who have diabetes - about 85,000 in Utah and 14 million in the United States.Participants must collect at least $25 from sponsors. Prizes, including T-shirts, Jazz tickets, camcorders, radios and watches, will be awarded. The ride is set up for teams and individuals. With a validated Ride Plus ticket, participants can purchase an all-day passport to Lagoon on Saturday, May 4, for $8.50, plus tax.

The event will be held in Salt Lake City, Vernal, Woods Cross/

Bountiful, Layton, Provo/Orem, Ogden, Tooele, Price, Logan, Cedar City and Brigham City. For information, call Travis or Shirley at 363-3024 or 1-800-888-1734.