Sturgis Rally
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11:00 AM - 18:00 PM

Ride and rub elbows with some of the biggest names in the biz during the 14th annual Legends Ride presented by GEICO Motorcycle!

The Ride that Rocks is dedicated to bringing rally goers together to raise significant funds for local charities. This event has, since its inception in 2008, raised over half a million dollars for charity and hosted riders from all over the world, in addition to some of the biggest names in television, film, music and motorcycling.

Participate in an exhilarating and unrivaled rally tradition on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020: the 13th annual Legends Ride!

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THE KICK OFF, RIDE AND CONCERTS

Walk in the footsteps of Wild West legends down Deadwood's beautiful cobblestone Main Street as you meet other riders, rub elbows with celebrities, and check out all the bikes. Here, the Legends Ride invites you take part in an unparalleled live custom motorcycle auction right in front of the historic Franklin Hotel.

Following the auction, riders will enjoy a self-guided, scenic ride through the beautiful Black Hills alongside hundreds of fellow Legends Riders.

Riders will reconvene at the Buffalo Chip to attend a special riders-only reception complete with complimentary food, drinks and live entertainment.

Following the reception the first 200 riders to reserve their spot on the ride will get admittance into the Buffalo Chip amphitheater to experience a legendary double headliner performance on the Buffalo Chip main stage.

SEE AND BE SEEN

The Legends Ride is truly iconic, having drawn celebrities like Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler, Journey’s Neal Schon, Orange County Choppers’ Paul Teutul, Sr., actor R. Lee Ermey, philanthropist John Paul DeJoria, and the Ness family, just to name a few.  

This high-profile, celebrity appeal has been featured on CMT, the National Geographic Channel, the Tonight Show, FX Network and the Travel Channel, as well as in countless print, online and newspaper articles. 

Don’t miss your chance to meet, ride and party with the stars, all while raising money for worthwhile charities. Join the Ride that Rocks during the rally by reserving now!

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Ride and rub elbows with some of the biggest names in the biz during the 14th annual Legends Ride presented by GEICO Motorcycle! The Ride that Rocks is dedicated to bri...
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Rides & Races
8:00 AM - 17:00 PM

Follow in the footsteps of fierce Native American warriors and the US Cavalry and experience the history and lore of the American West on the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Western Frontier Motorcycle Rides!

Ride alongside local historian Paul Mitchell as he takes you and your friends on a ride back in time from the legendary Buffalo Chip Campground to the gravesite of Jonathon “Buffalo Chips” White, the campground’s namesake and protégé of Buffalo Bill Cody.

Each ride will offer you the chance to experience history hands on with activities including rifle and pistol shooting experiences, and a four-hour motorcycle expedition to the site of the Great Sioux Nation Battle at Slim Buttes.

The Western Heritage Motorcycle Rides will take place during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on Tuesday, Aug. 11 and Thursday, Aug. 13. Each ride is limited to 20 participants.

As you ride through the scenic foothills north of the Black Hills, listen and learn the unique history of the area as Mitchell shares the fascinating stories of Chief American Horse, Jonathon “Buffalo Chips” White, and the Battle of Slim Buttes. You’ll also learn about the US Cavalry, Cavalry scouts, several other instrumental Sioux Chiefs, Buffalo Bill Cody, Hugh Glass, the history of Pony Express, and much more!

Event Itinerary

Morning Meet Up (8 a.m.)

Meet at the Sturgis Rally Info Center at the Buffalo Chip CrossRoads for a short orientation of the day’s activities.

Continental Breakfast

Enjoy a breakfast at the Information Center. Paul Mitchell will share a brief history of the area as you eat.

Antique Rifle Shooting

Test out your skills shooting antique rifles like those used by the US Cavalry with an introduction into Cowboy Action Shooting  You’ll use two single-action revolvers, a lever-action rifle and a double barrel shotgun. 

Kickstands Up for the First Leg

The ride will depart from the shooting range. From here you’ll travel north on SD-79 past sacred Bear Butte, Scoop Town historical marker, Bismark Trail historical marker and the winding Belle Fourche River.  

Hoover, SD

After 53 miles, you’ll be able to stretch your legs and hear historical remarks during a stop at the Hoover General Store on the Grand River, famous for its connection with Hugh Glass and the movie The Reverent.

Slim Buttes Overlook

At your next stop at a scenic overlook of Slim Buttes, you’ll hear tales of the surrounding Native American encampments and dinosaurs that roamed the area.

Reva Store

A stop at the Reva Store in the historic community of Reva, SD will allow you to fuel up, use the restroom and grab your sack lunch. The community bears the name of Reva Bonniwell, the daughter of the first settler.

Gravesites of Buffalo Chips and American Horse

Four miles outside Reva, you’ll come upon a small cemetery that serves as the final resting place for Buffalo Chips. He and Chief American Horse, both died in the battle of Slim Buttes. Here, you will enjoy your sack lunch before heading back south to the Spur Creek Soon.

Spur Creek Saloon

On the way back to the Chip, you’ll stop at the rustic Spur Creek Saloon for refreshments, photo opportunities and more historical narrative. From here you’ll depart back to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip.

There’s no other place in the world that lets you experience this fascinating history, so don’t miss your opportunity during the 2020 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

Spaces on each tour are extremely limited.

Reserve Now!

Follow in the footsteps of fierce Native American warriors and the US Cavalry and experience the history and lore of the American West on the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Wes...
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10:00 AM - 17:00 PM

Riders and NASCAR fans, you’re invited to participate in the Buffalo Chip’s Rusty Wallace Charity Ride on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021!

Meet and ride alongside Rusty Wallace, his celebrity NASCAR driver friends and top racing industry executives from the kickoff party at Black Hills Harley-Davidson through an incredible route chosen by Rusty to an exclusive reception at the Legendary Sturgis Buffalo Chip.

This unforgettable experience supports SD Special Olympics – Rapid City Flame, All Kids Bike and the NASCAR Foundation charities.

 

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THE KICK OFF, AUCTION AND RIDE

The Rusty Wallace Charity Ride will kick off with a party at Black Hills Harley-Davidson at Exit 55 in Rapid City. Meet NASCAR and other famous celebrities, get autographs and enjoy the comradery of riders and NASCAR fans just like you!

Get in on the opportunity to bid on incredible auction items, including autographed memorabilia and the opportunity to join Rusty as his VIP guest at the NASCAR race of your choice (some limitations apply). Then join Rusty and friends for a ride through the beautiful Black Hills on a route Rusty has personally chosen.

All paid riders will reconvene at the Buffalo Chip for a private reception and silent auction with complimentary food and drinks. Upgrades are available for those who would like to enjoy the races and concerts in the amphitheater.

JOIN THE FASTEST PEOPLE ON THE PLANET

Rusty and his legendary friends will welcome you to the party and ride. Join some of the most recognized faces in America for this special event sure to be covered by the world’s press.

SEE ALL THE CELEBS

Don’t miss your chance to meet, ride and party with the fastest people on the planet while raising money for worthwhile charities. Join the Rusty Wallace Charity Ride during the 2020 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally by reserving your tickets online or calling (605)-347-9000.

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Riders and NASCAR fans, you’re invited to participate in the Buffalo Chip’s Rusty Wallace Charity Ride on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021! Meet and ride alongside Rusty Wal...
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Rides & Races
8:00 AM - 17:00 PM

Follow in the footsteps of fierce Native American warriors and the US Cavalry and experience the history and lore of the American West on the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Western Frontier Motorcycle Rides!

Ride alongside local historian Paul Mitchell as he takes you and your friends on a ride back in time from the legendary Buffalo Chip Campground to the gravesite of Jonathon “Buffalo Chips” White, the campground’s namesake and protégé of Buffalo Bill Cody.

Each ride will offer you the chance to experience history hands on with activities including rifle and pistol shooting experiences, and a four-hour motorcycle expedition to the site of the Great Sioux Nation Battle at Slim Buttes.

The Western Heritage Motorcycle Rides will take place during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on Tuesday, Aug. 11 and Thursday, Aug. 13. Each ride is limited to 20 participants.

As you ride through the scenic foothills north of the Black Hills, listen and learn the unique history of the area as Mitchell shares the fascinating stories of Chief American Horse, Jonathon “Buffalo Chips” White, and the Battle of Slim Buttes. You’ll also learn about the US Cavalry, Cavalry scouts, several other instrumental Sioux Chiefs, Buffalo Bill Cody, Hugh Glass, the history of Pony Express, and much more!

Event Itinerary

Morning Meet Up (8 a.m.)

Meet at the Sturgis Rally Info Center at the Buffalo Chip CrossRoads for a short orientation of the day’s activities.

Continental Breakfast

Enjoy a breakfast at the Information Center. Paul Mitchell will share a brief history of the area as you eat.

Antique Rifle Shooting

Test out your skills shooting antique rifles like those used by the US Cavalry with an introduction into Cowboy Action Shooting  You’ll use two single-action revolvers, a lever-action rifle and a double barrel shotgun. 

Kickstands Up for the First Leg

The ride will depart from the shooting range. From here you’ll travel north on SD-79 past sacred Bear Butte, Scoop Town historical marker, Bismark Trail historical marker and the winding Belle Fourche River.  

Hoover, SD

After 53 miles, you’ll be able to stretch your legs and hear historical remarks during a stop at the Hoover General Store on the Grand River, famous for its connection with Hugh Glass and the movie The Reverent.

Slim Buttes Overlook

At your next stop at a scenic overlook of Slim Buttes, you’ll hear tales of the surrounding Native American encampments and dinosaurs that roamed the area.

Reva Store

A stop at the Reva Store in the historic community of Reva, SD will allow you to fuel up, use the restroom and grab your sack lunch. The community bears the name of Reva Bonniwell, the daughter of the first settler.

Gravesites of Buffalo Chips and American Horse

Four miles outside Reva, you’ll come upon a small cemetery that serves as the final resting place for Buffalo Chips. He and Chief American Horse, both died in the battle of Slim Buttes. Here, you will enjoy your sack lunch before heading back south to the Spur Creek Soon.

Spur Creek Saloon

On the way back to the Chip, you’ll stop at the rustic Spur Creek Saloon for refreshments, photo opportunities and more historical narrative. From here you’ll depart back to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip.

There’s no other place in the world that lets you experience this fascinating history, so don’t miss your opportunity during the 2020 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

Spaces on each tour are extremely limited.

Reserve Now!

Follow in the footsteps of fierce Native American warriors and the US Cavalry and experience the history and lore of the American West on the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Wes...