Rally, motorcycle ride honor first responders Posted in: Lifestyle On Labor Day Weekend ahead of the 20th anniversary of September 11, the Thin Blue Line Foundation presented the first “Backin’ the Badges Rally” in Bastrop to honor first responders, military warriors and front-line workers. The rally at Fisherman’s Park on Friday and Saturday evenings, September 3 and 4, featured live music, vendors and more.Saturday also began with an “Honor Ride for Heroes,” a motorcycle ride in honor of law enforcement. Dozens and dozens of motorcycles lined up along Agnes Street, then took off and drove through Bastrop. The group left Hampton Inn & Suites in Bastrop at 11, arriving ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!