Sturgis, South Dakota 57785
The Sturgis Rally 2020 will be the 80th annual event. As you are probably aware, Sturgis is the Mecca for bikers. In addition, the rally is also considered to be one of the three national rallies. So you know the other two national rallies are Daytona Beach Bike Week and Laconia Motorcycle Week. Year after year, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is on the LightningCustoms.com’ Major Motorcycle Rallies List.
Next, here’s a quick history of the Sturgis Rally. In 1938, “Pappy” Hoel started an event called the Black Hills Classic. Noteworthy, this was a race with only nine riders and it had only a limited number of attendees.
Eventually, the Black Hills Classic was renamed the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Over the following decades Sturgis became the premier biker event in the World.
Sturgis Rally Attractions
So, what is going on at Sturgis in 2020? Simply stated, everything you’ve ever heard of or wanted to see at a biker rally is going on at the Sturgis Rally. First, the rides in the Black Hills region are awesome. For instance, a few of the infamous rides are to Devils Tower, Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial, and Custer State Park.
Next, there are endless top-shelf attractions at the main venues during the bike rally. The main venues include downtown Sturgis as well as the Broken Spoke, Buffalo Chip, and Full Throttle Saloon. In addition, there are tons of events around the entire region at the notorious Sturgis bars, dealerships, and other venues.
Below is just a partial list of the things you can see at the 2020 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Events will include music from top national acts, some of the best motorcycle shows held anywhere, build-offs, and racing. Also there will be organized rides, Sturgis Museum & Hall of Fame, poker runs, field events, biker games, contests, stunt shows, contests for the ladies, displays, tattoo contests, camping, big setups by the largest motorcycle manufacturers and companies, motorcycle giveaways, endless vendors, and tons of partying.
Finally, because there are so many venues with lots of events you’ll need to check out their sites for their full list of events happening during the Sturgis biker rally. Also, the fees for different venues and events vary.