Motorcycle Events

Below is the LightningCustoms.com motorcycle events calendar. And you can find information on motorcycle rallies, rides, bike shows, runs, and swap meets close to you. Importantly, you can find information on a US motorcycle rally or event near you. In addition you can see a list of the largest biker events on our 2021 Major Motorcycle Rallies list.

Upcoming Motorcycle Rallies & Events

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East Coast Motorcycle Rally

08/04/2021 - 08/08/2021 - Little Orleans, Maryland

First, in 2021 Apple’s East Coast Motorcycle Rally will be celebrating its 18th annual event. Next this Old School Bike Rally is held in the Little Orleans, which is in Western Maryland’s Mountains. Come out to Apple’s East Coast Sturgis Destination for the Mountains, open country, good people, clean air, and the freedom of the […]

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

08/06/2021 - 08/15/2021 - Sturgis, South Dakota

For starters there has been the official announcement of the 2021 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally dates.  Next, as you probably know, the 2020 Sturgis Rally did happen. But that being said, there were a lot of restrictions due to Covid. Although there are normally a lot of unknowns with rallies, with Covid there are even more. […]

Major Rally

Ride for Hope Ovarian Cancer Ride & Celebration

08/08/2021 - 08/08/2021 - Schaumburg, Illinois

Come to the 6th annual Ride for Hope (a 501(c)3). The motorcycle ride is for ovarian cancer awareness and celebration takes place on Saturday/ Next the Motorcycle Ride for Hope is a 65-mile Illinois And the there will be a State Police escort. Also medical support by the EMS Roaddocs of Illinois. And you can […]

Red Knights Poker Run

08/08/2021 - 08/08/2021 - Newton, New Jersey

Start with your registration and a nice continental breakfast then see the beautiful Sussex Skylands while on the 1st Red Knights Poker Run. Registration will be held from 9am to 11am at the Newton Moose Lodge #432 (214 County Road 622 Fredon). Next the fees for the Red Knights First Annual Poker Run are $20 […]

National Bikers Roundup

08/10/2021 - 08/15/2021 - Perry, Georgia

Georgia National Fairgrounds is the location for the 2021 National Bikers Roundup. Next, the Roundup is the largest camping rally in the US. In addition, African-American MCs organize the rally each year. But the Round Up is open to all riders who enjoy the fellowship of others with similar minds. Next RV full hooks are […]

Mecum Motorcycle Auction in Monterey

08/12/2021 - 08/14/2021 - Monterey, California

Hosting the 2021 Mecum Motorcycle Auction in Monterey is the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course. Next, sellers can check in on Tuesday and Wednesday from 8am to 6pm. Gates open for this Mecum motorcycle auction at 8am. And the gates close one hour after the final motorcycle day passes […]

Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally

08/13/2021 - 08/15/2021 - Marion, Indiana

Save the dates for the 2021 Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally. Come out and celebrate the Marion’s motorcycle history! Here’s a little more about on the Motorcycle Preservation Society’s 2021 Hog Daze. First, this rally honors a special moment in motorcycle history. After Harley race team won in the 1920 Marion Race a pig was taken […]

Chariton River Rally

08/13/2021 - 08/15/2021 - Novinger, Missouri

First, the 2021 Chariton River Rally will be the 10th annual rally. Next, this weekend rally is sponsored by the Chariton River Association, which is a nonprofit benefitting the communities in North East MO. Below are some of the attractions at the River Rally: Camping Food vendors Top local bands Poker run on Saturday with […]

Birthplace of Route 66 Festival

08/13/2021 - 08/15/2021 - Springfield, Missouri

Tentative dates for the 2021 Birthplace of Route 66 are now live. Next there will be announcements of the specifics of the Rte. 66 Rally as we approach the dates. But you definitely will want to come out and celebrate the Birth Place of Route 66 Rally during the 2021 Festival! Some of the regular […]

Ride to SAVE Lives East Metro

08/14/2021 - 08/14/2021 - White Bear Lake, Minnesota

Please join SAVE on Saturday for the 15th Annual Charity Motorcycle Run – Ride to SAVE Lives East Metro. Next, all proceeds will go directly to S.A.V.E (Suicide Awareness Voices of Education). Importantly, online registration closes at noon the Friday before the Ride. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at […]

Brit Jam Motorcycle Show

08/15/2021 - 08/15/2021 - East Hampton, Connecticut

First the Connecticut British Iron Association presents its 35 Annual Brit Jam Classic Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet. The times are from 9am to 4:30pm at the Haddam Neck Fairgrounds (26 Quarry Hill Rd, off RT.151, East Hampton, CT 06424). Next admission is $10am. And there is no extra charge for vendors of motorcycle parts […]

Indian Bike Week

08/15/2021 - 08/22/2021 - Stillwater, Wisconsin

Apple River Campground will host the 2021 Indian Bike Week. And registration is now open!! First, the Bike Week is an eight-day event. Next this is the largest gathering of Indians in since the company began! Also, this is an event that benefits kids, first responders, and military members. Importantly, all brands are welcome at […]

Touratech Rally East

08/18/2021 - 08/22/2021 - North Haverhill, New Hampshire

Save the dates for the 2021 Touratech Dirt Daze Adventure Rally. It will happen in August at the North Haverhill Fairgrounds. As always, there will be great adventure riding terrain to enjoy during DirtDaze. Also there will be demos, education, camping, fun, and friends. In addition there will be other events that are TBA. Next, […]

Route 66 Biker Rally After Sturgis Party

08/19/2021 - 08/22/2021 - Depew, Oklahoma

Save the dates for the 2021 Route 66 After Sturgis Party in Depew, Oklahoma. No matter if you make it or not to the Sturgis Rally this old-school biker party is one that you don’t want to miss! Next, some of the After-Sturgis Rally events will include wild contests, bike games, biker games, live music, […]

Salute to American Veterans Rally

08/20/2021 - 08/21/2021 - Woodland Park, Colorado

First the 2021 the American Salute Rally will be the 29th annual event. And this year it will be held in WOODLAND PARK, Colorado. In addition the Salute to Americans Veteran’s Rally is on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. Next this rally is held as a patriotic celebration honoring America’s heroes, our veterans, POW’s, […]

Major Rally

Fort Jennings Fort Fest Biker Escort

08/20/2021 - 08/20/2021 - Beaverdam, Ohio

Meet for the Fort Jennings Fort Fest Biker Escort at 3:30 the Speedway in Beaverdam. Then kickstands will go up at 4:00. Next the bikes will arrive at 5:00 at Fort Jennings. ** Finally, you can find more motorcycle events on the LightningCustoms.com calendar.

Sam Biggs Memorial Bike Show & Poker Run

08/21/2021 - 08/21/2021 - Springfield , Missouri

The Sam Biggs Ride-In Bike Show & Poker Run will be held at Sage House – Red’s Tavern. Next there will be seven classes in the bike show. Also there will be first to third place in all of the classes. Then there will also be a people’s choice, kids’ choice, and best of show. […]

gFree Bike Show

08/21/2021 - 08/21/2021 - Philipsburg, Pennsylvania

The gFree Bike Show will be held at the gFree Church. Next there will be 11 classes and a best in show as well as a people’s choice award. There is no registration fee. And the gFree Motorcycle Show will be held from 10am to 2pm. Then judging starts at 1pm. Plus there will be […]

Healing Heroes Ride

08/21/2021 - 08/21/2021 - Bluemont, Virginia

Join us for the 2021 Healing Heroes Ride. This event is one of the East Coast’s largest motorcycle rides to support veterans. In addition at the 8th annual Ride there will be a motorcycle poker ride, live music, silent auction, and a BBQ at Boulder Crest Virginia! Note that there are two starting locations: Berryville […]

Montana POW / MIA Ride to Remember

08/21/2021 - 08/21/2021 - Helena, Montana

First, the 7th Annual Montana POW / MIA Ride to Remember is approximately 183 miles. And it will begin and end with a POW / MIA commemoration ceremonies. Next the Montana Rider to Remember goes from Helena to West Yellowstone. Also there will be a police escort for the entire length of the POW / […]

POW / MIA Recognition Ride

08/21/2021 - 08/21/2021 - Woodland Park, Colorado

First the 34th Annual POW / MIA Recognition Ride is the oldest and largest POW / MIA Ride west of the Mississippi. And each year it is held during the Salute to American Veterans’ Rally. Next this is a police escorted motorcycle procession. And the Color Guard will be in the lead of this motorcycle […]

Bikers for Dogs Charity Poker Run

08/21/2021 - 08/21/2021 - Portland, Oregon

Portland’s Bikers for Dogs (BFD) is a charity motorcycle poker run held at the end of summer. And the money from the event will go to the Oregon Humane Society. Next, the Bikers for Dogs Charity Poker Run is a scenic ride. Also riders of all levels are welcome. Next, the scenic 107 mile loop […]

Ride Janie Ride

08/22/2021 - 08/09/2020 - Villa Park, Illinois

Our 15th annual event will be held on Sunday, August 22nd 2021. We will start at Wild Fire Harley in Villa Park and then end at CD & ME in Frankfort. And the 2021 Ride Janie Ride will be the 15th annual event! Next, registration for the 50 mile ride starts at 8:30am. Then the […]

The Thank You Never Given Run

08/22/2021 - 08/22/2021 - Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania

The Thank You Never Given Run is a bike run to Acknowledge, Honor & Thank Vietnam Veterans. And the Traveling Vietnam Wall will be present at the Never Given Bike Run location. Registration for this tribute to Vietnam Veterans starts at 9am and ends at 10:30am. And the ride fee is $20 for the rider […]

Nuthin Fancy

08/27/2021 - 08/29/2021 - Green Lane, Pennsylvania

Nuthin Fancy Bike & Rock n Roll Festival is not the biggest or most well-known event, but that’s just the way we like it! What began in 2013 as a small get together has grown each year. Whether you ride or cage it, everyone’s welcome to the mid-summer “Nuthin Fancy.” And it will be a […]

Motorcycles on Meridian

08/28/2021 - 08/28/2021 - Indianapolis, Indiana

First, Motorcycles on Meridian will be taking over the streets in downtown Indy. Next, Monument Circle, South Meridian, and Georgia Street will be the place to be. Hours for the event are from 4pm to midnight. Details can be found on the below sites: https://www.downtownindy.org/events/9552/downtown-indy-incs-motorcycles-on-meridian-/ https://www.facebook.com/events/327888735113519 ** Finally, you can find more motorcycle events on […]

The Texas Scooter Fest

08/28/2021 - 08/28/2021 - Galveston Island, Texas

The Texas Scooter Fest…picture yourself riding around the beautiful Galveston Island, surrounded by custom, moped, and original scooters and other lovers of the Scooter Culture. And this is a bond that can’t be broken. There will be positive and fun vibes only as well as appreciating fellowshipping under the sun. Also at the Scooter Fest […]

Big Thunder Run

08/29/2021 - 08/29/2021 - St. Charles, Illinois

The Rolling Thunder Chapter 1 of Illinois will be hosting the 2021 Big Thunder Run & Gun Bash. Both the starting and end point are at Fox River HD. Next, the fee for the Run is $20 per rider, $10 per passenger, and $5 for non-riders or people who just want to attend the event. […]

Chief Blackhawk Antique Motorcycle Swap Meet

09/02/2021 - 09/04/2021 - Davenport, Iowa

In 2021, the Chief Black Hawk Antique Motorcycle Club’s Swap Meet will turn 50. Next, the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds will host this annual Motorcycle Swap. Next, vendors can enter at 6am. Then general admission for the Chief Blackhawk Antique Swap Meet opens to the public at 8am. In addition, to the swap there will be […]

Stock Law Gap Fall Rally

09/02/2021 - 09/05/2021 - Georgiana, Alabama

First, the 2021 Fall Stock Gap Rally is an old school biker rally. And as always, it will be held on Labor Day Weekend. Next, here are some of the Stock Law Gap Fall Rally attractions: Bands Field events Biker contests Adult games Wet t-shirt contest Homemade bikini contest Camping DJ Karaoke Next, this is […]

Hudson Leather Motorcycle Stampede

09/03/2021 - 09/06/2021 - Pioneer, Ohio

Again, you don’t want to Hudson Leather’s Motorcycle Stampede. Like always, the event will be held on Labor Day Weekend. And in 2021 this will be the 19th annual event. On Saturday, Sunday, and Monday there will be live music. Also there will be bike show on Sunday from 1-4 with awards (all makes and […]

Backin’ the Badges Rally

09/03/2021 - 09/04/2021 - Bastrop , Texas

The Thin Blue Line Foundation is proud to present the Backin’ the Badges Rally. It’s the first rally of its kind that honors our first responders and front line workers. Come out and meet our featured vendor, Badd Azz Bikes. And also our featured sponsor, Relentless Defender. As well as the team from West Coast […]

Midwest Motorcycle Club’s Max’s Bash

09/03/2021 - 09/05/2021 - Karlsrtad, Minnesota

Max’s Bash is Midwest Motorcycle Clubs Fundraiser for Camp Courage North in Lake George. And this is special needs summer camp for adults and children. We have been raising money for them for 37 years. Next the cost for the day is $30 per person and for the weekend it is $50 per person. Included […]

Four Corners Motorcycle Rally

09/03/2021 - 09/05/2021 - Durango, Colorado

Come out to Durango, Colorado for the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally! One thing you will want to enjoy during the rally is the amazing rides. Durango, Colorado has some of the best riding terrain in the US. In addition there will be live music, bike shows, motorcycle racing, stunt shows, motorcycle giveaways, drinks, and food. […]

On the Wings of Angels Poker Run

09/04/2021 - 09/04/2021 - Golden, Colorado

First The Wings of Angels Poker Run will be held on Saturday. And the Poker Run will have five different stops through scenic Colorado areas. After the ride there will be lunch and door prizes. Next the cost for a single rider is $30. Or the cost for double riders it is $50. Also, Military […]

CVMA Fallen Brothers Ride

09/04/2021 - 09/04/2021 - Lebanon, Tennessee

This year will be our 9th Annual CVMA Fallen Brother’s Memorial Ride. And it will start in Lebanon, TN. Our route will be roughly 60 miles long through some beautiful back country roads. There will be an auction, a 50/50 raffle, and as always there we will be a drawing for a Pelican Cooler. Tickets […]

Cherokee Blue Ridge Run

09/09/2021 - 09/11/2021 - Cherokee, North Carolina

Planning for the 2021 Cherokee Blue Ridge Run Motorcycle & Music Festival is in the works. There has been the announcement of the dates for the 4th annual Blue Ride Run held in Cherokee, North Carolina. As always, the Motorcycle & Music Festival will be held on Labor Day. Some of the events are two […]

Rally in the Valley & Biker Rodeo

09/09/2021 - 09/11/2021 - Moffat , Colorado

In 2021 at the High Desert Ranch will be the 2nd Annual Rally in the Valley in Moffat. Additionally there will be the 1st Annual Biker’s Rodeo. Next, there will be music concerts & camping at the High Desert Ranch Moffat, Colorado. Also there will be rides, runs & scavenger hunts throughout the San Luis […]

Thunder in the Smokies Fall Rally

09/10/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Maggie Valley, North Carolina

Come out to the oldest and largest motorcycle rally in the Great Smokies – the Thunder in the Smokies Fall Rally. Next, the 2021 Fall Motorcycle Rally will be the 18th annual event. As always, the Thunder in the Smokies rallies are all held at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds. Here is some of what […]

Bikes on the Bricks

09/10/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Flint, Michigan

As always the Bikes on the Bricks in will happen over Labor Day. Since 2007 this has become one of the premier motorcycle events in Flint. Just some of the events at the evet include a bike show, police skills competition, and more TBA. In addition, the proceeds from the Bikes on the Bricks motorcycle […]

4:44 Motorcycle Show

09/10/2021 - 09/11/2021 - El Paso, Texas

First, the Rio Grande Shovelheads 4:44 Motorcycle Show is a two-day event that you don’t want to miss. On Friday there will be indoor flat track racing at the El Paso County Coliseum. Then on Saturday at the EPIC Railyard will be the indoor 4:44 Bike Show. All makes and models are welcome. And the […]

Bavarian Mountain Weekend Rally

09/10/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Vadito, New Mexico

The 36th Bavarian Mountain Weekend Rally is sponsored by the Land of Enchantment BMW Riders. And it is held 25 miles SE of Taos, New Mexico on SH 518. Next pre-registration (if received before August 30, 2021) is $35 for adults and kids 4-15 are $15. Then on the day of registration the fee is […]

WI BMW Club Dells Rally

09/10/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

For the 5th year in a row, the Wisconsin Dells BMW Rally will be held at scenic Camp Wawbeek. In 2020 the WI Dells Rally will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the event. Next, if you pre-register by September 1st you will save $11. Here are the fees for the Wisconsin BMW Rally: Pre-registration […]

Memorial Ride for Addiction Awareness and Recovery

09/11/2021 - 09/11/2021 - Tyngsboro, Massachusetts

Please join us for our 3rd Annual Memorial Ride for Addiction Awareness and Recovery. Next it starts at Indian Motorcycles of North Boston. Registration begins at 10am and KSU at 11:30am. And the cost for the Memorial Ride is $20 for a rider and $15 for a passenger. Then the halfway point is Slater’s in […]

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation’s Ride for Kids in Utica

09/12/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Utica, New York

The PBTF Ride for Kids in Utica information is below. Ride with to help cure childhood brain cancer. Because no one should ever have to hear the words “Your child has a brain tumor.” But 13 families receive this news every day. More children in the US die from brain tumors than any other disease. […]

Baltimore Washington Ride for Kids

09/12/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Ellicott City, Maryland

The Baltimore Washington Ride for Kids will be hosting our 30th Ride. All proceeds from the event go directly to benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. We will meet at Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, MD. Registration starts at 8:30 am. Next the ride that is approximately 90 minutes will start at 9:30 am. […]

TBL Swap Meet in Waterloo

09/12/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Waterloo, Illinois

The TBL Motorcycle Swap Meet in Waterloo held in September 2021 will be a one day motorcycle swap. And the location is at the Monroe County Fairgrounds inside the Commercial Building. And there will be tons of parts and all kinds of accessories to make your riding that much more enjoyable. The doors will open […]

Shakin’ Not Stirred Poker Run

09/12/2021 - 09/12/2021 - Monroe, Michigan

Join us for our 5th Shakin’ Not Stirred Poker Run to help benefit Parkinson’s Disease. Next, registration starts at 10:00am. Next the fees are $25/rider, $15/passenger, and $5 for each poker hand. The Shakin’ Not Stirred Motorcycle Poker Run both starts and ends at Clamdiggers in Monroe. 2nd Stop – Bone Heads BBQ in Willis […]

Tomahawk Fall Ride

09/14/2021 - 09/20/2021 - Tomahawk, Wisconsin

Come out for the 2021 Tomahawk Fall Ride and Bubba’s Big Party. One thing to check out are the twisting roads of Northern Wisconsin. Also while you are at the rally you can enjoy riding around the lakes, roads and electric fall colors in process. In addition to the riding there is a lot going […]

Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest

09/15/2021 - 09/19/2021 - Lake Ozark, Missouri

First, the 2021 Lake of the Ozarks rally will be the 15th annual Bikefest. Come join riders from across the US for the ultimate Bikefest! Next, the area has a lot of amazing rides around the Lake of the Ozarks. And the maps are available on the website. Also, there are over 300 of biker-friendly […]

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Next, to narrow down the bike rallies and events you see you can select a state calendar view. In addition you can see more specific results by using the search box in the upper-left of our site. And between these two options you can find a 2021 motorcycle event close to you. Also if you have a motorcycle rally or biker event that you are hosting / promoting you can send us the details by using our submission form.

Large Motorcycle Event Listings

Finally, in addition to the three National Motorcycle Rallies (Daytona Beach Bike Week, Laconia Motorcycle Week, and Sturgis Motorcycle Rally) there are three other huge events that you might want to check out. And they are the Lone Star Rally, Bikes Blues BBQ, and Leesburg Bikefest. So hopefully you can find a large motorcycle event near you. In addition, a popular article that you might want to read about is on the ROT Rally in Austin.