Blog Section: Events and Rallies

March Moto Madness: Tennessee’s ‘Mother Rally’

Sep 17, 2019 View Comments by

Every March, hundreds of cabin-fever-ridden motorcyclists load up their bikes for the trek to Tellico Plains, TN, and the world-famous March Moto Madness. The adventure rally is a family reunion of sort. It all started back in 2006 when six friends, led by Kevin Shrader (the MMM-meister), decided to venture to East Tennessee. After being […]

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The 2019 Quail Motorcycle Gathering: 
Remembrance of Things Past

Sep 11, 2019 View Comments by

Virtually anyone who rides motorcycles is prone to the tug of nostalgia. If you’re of a certain age, there is a residual emotion stemming from the passion for various machines that fueled our early two-wheel experiences. Though we may differ with regard to which motorcycles drove those early lusts, it’s safe to say we all […]

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Rise of the Retros: Motorcycle Hangouts

Aug 05, 2019 View Comments by

It’s undeniable that one of the things we as motorcyclists enjoy about our passion is the feeling of freedom afforded by our two-wheeled (or three-wheeled) friends—the sense that when we turn the throttle, we are leaving our cares behind. It’s a time when we can focus on one thing—riding—and forget about work, bills, the lawn, […]

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2019 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Jun 14, 2019 View Comments by

More than 30 bands and entertainers are lined up for the 38th annual Sturgis Buffalo Chip music festival, set for August 2-11 and running concurrently with South Dakota’s 2019 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Keith Urban, Godsmack, Styx, Collective Soul, Toby Keith, Volbeat, Zakk Sabbath, and Reverend Horton Heat are among the headliners of the event. Known […]

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Kawasaki JAMS: From Two-wheels to Watercraft

Apr 10, 2019 View Comments by

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word “Kawasaki?” For many of us, it’s something related to motorcycling. Maybe it’s one of their legendary machines, like the venerable Mach III, or it’s the ever-popular Concours or the KLR650, one of the original adventure bikes. From One, Comes Many Back in […]

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Sonora Rally: Introduces Adventure Raid

Apr 09, 2019 View Comments by

Sonora, Mexico’s second largest state, is home to an area of million-year-old sand dunes, or “ergs.” Geologically, the Sonoran erg is one of only five of its type in the world, and the only one in North America. It is a mystical and mesmerizing place with unparalleled landscapes, indigenous cultures, and stunningly beautiful beaches. Celebrated […]

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2019 Demo Rides for New Can-Am Ryker

Apr 08, 2019 View Comments by

If you’ve been waiting for a chance to check out the new Can-Am Ryker or are just curious about these three-wheeled machines, here’s your chance. Can-Am will be hosting events in several cities from this month all the way through June. You’ll be able to experience the Ryker on a one-of-a-kind, custom course that will […]

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Three East Coast Rallies Join Forces

Mar 26, 2019 View Comments by

Touratech and the producers of the DirtDaze and Americade bike rallies are teaming up this summer for the Touratech DirtDaze Rally. Set for August 15-18 at the Suicide Six recreational area in South Pomfret, VT, the adventure bike rally is being billed as the biggest and best ADV motorcycle riding experience on the East Coast. […]

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Custom Motorcycle Builders Support Industry at Flying Piston Benefit

Sep 18, 2018 View Comments by

The 4th annual Flying Piston Benefit Builders Breakfast hit its stride on Sunday, August 5th welcoming a first-ever presenting sponsor, Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys, and unveiling the Strider Custom program. Custom builders and industry celebs joined with fans and influencers for the event, held to benefit technical education scholarships and Motorcycle Missions, a 501(c) 3 […]

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The Quail Motorcycle Gathering: Ten Years On

Jul 20, 2018 View Comments by

For the past 10 years the Quail Lodge and Golf Club in Carmel Valley, CA. has welcomed motorcycles onto its finely manicured grounds, offering up the stunning backdrop of the Central Coast for an artful motorcycle event. Each May, the quiet valley (a bastion of old wealth and secure retirement) is awakened from tranquility to […]

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Join The Harley-Davidson Museum As It Celebrates Its 10th Birthday

Jul 13, 2018 View Comments by

Since opening its doors on July 12, 2008, the Harley-Davidson Museum has welcomed hundreds of thousands of enthusiasts, riders and non-riders from around the globe to pay homage to the history and heritage of Harley-Davidson that comes to life at 6th & Canal. Join the Harley-Davidson Museum July 12-15 as we celebrate a full decade […]

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Wings and Wheels in Hammondsport, Sept. 15-16

Jul 12, 2018 View Comments by

Glenn H. Curtiss Museum’s Seaplane Homecoming again will join forces with the Hammondsport’s Classic and Exotic Car Show to form this year’s “Wings and Wheels in Hammondsport” event. During the event, Sept. 15 and Sept. 16, 2018, attendees will see demonstrations of seaplanes and they can meet the pilots. Seaplane activities begin at 10:00 a.m. […]

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Honda Unveiling New Models at Annual Smoky Mountain Crawl

Jun 09, 2018 View Comments by

The Smoky Mountains of Tennessee boast some of the best motorcycling roads in the country like the infamous “Tail of the Dragon” with 318 exhilarating curves in 11 miles or the stunning panoramic views along the Foothills Parkway and the Cherohala Skyway. Nestled at the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Townsend, Tennessee […]

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2018 Motorcycle Events

May 31, 2018 View Comments by

Americade in Lake George, NY, June 4-9 “The world’s largest touring rally” has 50,000 attendees annually. It’s a family event with plenty of scenic riding, from solo to group, boat cruises, and a ton of activities to ensure that you’ll have to prioritize the list of things you want to do. At the same time […]

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Curtiss Classic Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet – August 4, 2018

May 24, 2018 View Comments by

The Glenn H. Curtiss Museum, a top family travel destination, will host a display of classic motorcycles from 1904 through the 1970s. In addition to the regular motorcycle show, this year’s special theme is “Hodaka Therapy,” focusing on the classic Japanese import from the 1960s and 1970s. The free Curtiss Classic Motorcycle Show and Swap […]

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