High profile biker events throughout the US
High profile biker events throughout the US
For motorcycle lovers like you that are looking forsome fun, and the chance to share your interest and to party with fellow enthusiasts, the following events are some of the most exciting celebrations in the calendar.
Sometimes you want to visit a bike event that puts you right at the heart of the biking community, giving you the chance to meet fellow riders and motorcycle racing fans. 500,000 people descend on Daytona Beach every March and there are few places and celebrations better for people that love the thrill of motorbikes, and parties that last all day. The 2017 Daytona Bike Week takes place between the 10th and 19th of March and everything you need to enjoy a stunning stay is provided on site.
If you love your beer, you’ll find the Daytona Taproom, located on Seabreeze Boulevard offers up more than 50 beers on tap. Why not try and make your way through them during your stay?
Fayetteville in Arkansas is the destination for the Bikes, Blues and BBQ festival, which is classed as the largest charity rally in the whole of the United States. With 2017 dates already lined up for September, the 18th edition of this event is sure to be the biggest and best yet.
Alongside the races and bike events, there are music concerts, poker tournaments and the very best in barbecue cuisine. Around 400,000 bike lovers make their way to Arkansas every year for this event, and there is no shortage of local attractions to enjoy when you are in the area.
The Dickson Street and Downtown areas offer plenty of other opportunities to eat, drink and be merry in Fayetteville. The Arkansas Air & Military Museum is also close by if you are looking to enjoy magnificent machines from a different era.
One of the big events of the year comes in May with Las Vegas being the setting for the AMSOIL Arenacross Finale event. This stretches from Friday the 5th of May through to Sunday the 7th of May so you will want to settle in and make yourself at home for a couple of days.
This event provides the chance to meet the riders and the Monster Energy Girls while offering a fantastic array of prizes that ensure the atmosphere is jumping all weekend. If your idea of a great biking weekend is watching skilled and experienced riders soar through the air at stunning speeds and great heights, this is the event for you.
Anyone planning on staying for the full weekend will find that the Steve Wynn Resort is the ideal place to stay when visiting Las Vegas. With a convenient location, this resort is perfect for the AMSOIL Arenacross Finale event and whatever else Las Vegas has to offer.
Taking place on the third weekend of July, the Indiana Boogie hosted in Lawrence County Recreational Park in Springville, Indiana is a four-day party with bikes, bands and beer. There are plenty of scenic rides to enjoy so if you are looking for a biking event that allows you to explore and see more of this great country, this event will draw you back on an annual basis.
There is plenty of fun to be enjoyed on site though,and with arm wrestling tournaments and motorcycle rodeo events, there will be a chance to get to know your fellow riders. This event also places a great emphasis on education so if you want to hone your skills or take off-road rider classes, this event can make you a better motorcyclist.
With more than 650,000 motorcycle fans and riders heading to the Black Hills of South Dakota every year, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is one of the most famous biking events in the world. With a fantastic concert line-up and a focus on helping motorcycle enthusiasts meet like-minded souls, even on the way to the festival, this is an event that hosts one of the most enjoyable parties bikers can ever hope to find.
Sturgis may be a small town but it provides a massive welcome and puts on a huge show thatyou’ll never forget.
D.C. Rolling Thunder
Hundreds of thousands of bikers descend on the D.C. area during Memorial Day weekend. This Ride for Freedom is an annual event organized by Rolling Thunder®, Inc. Created to raise awareness of POW/MIA issues this event is something of a demonstration of support for veterans.
Arizona: Downtown Mesa Motorcycles on Main
Held in December each year at Mesa, Arizona, this event attracts riders that enjoy a ramble down desert roads. Thousands of visitors attend to enjoy the live music, food, beer gardens, vendors, and the hundreds of beautiful bikes on display.
With so many high-profile biker events taking place in the US, it can be difficult to know which one is most appealing. All these events offer something for motorcycle enthusiasts looking to have a great time with fellow bikers.
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