Motorcycle Events

The LightningCustoms.com motorcycle events calendar has information on motorcycle rallies, rides, bike shows, runs, swap meets, and more! In particular, you can find information on your next US motorcycle rally. Next, to see just the largest biker events you can go to our 2020 Major Motorcycle Rallies page.

CHECK the Official Motorcycle Event’s Site Before Your Leave or Make Plans – A lot Motorcycle Rallies are or will be Canceled or Postponed

To narrow down the bike rallies and events shown on a calendar you can select a state calendar view. Or for an even more detailed results try the search box in the upper-left of our site. Finally, if you have a motorcycle rally or biker event that you are holding, please send us the details using our submission form.

Upcoming Motorcycle Rallies & Events

NorCal Cycle Swap Meet

08/02/2020 - 08/02/2020 - Sacramento, California

Again the 2020 NorCal Cycle Swap events are held at the West Wind Sacramento. Next, come out to find the vintage, custom or one of a kind part you’ve been trying to find. Note, the NorCal Swaps are open to all brands and all types of motorcycles. The general admission fee is $10 per person. […]

National Bikers Roundup – CANCELED

08/04/2020 - 08/09/2020 - Atlanta, Georgia

First, due to Covid concerns the Bikers Roundup has been canceled. Below is the information on the National Bikers Roundup before the cancellation. The Roundup is the largest camping rally in the US. In addition, it is organized each year by African-American MCs. As you know, the National Bikers Round Up rally’s location changes each […]

East Coast Motorcycle Rally

08/05/2020 - 08/09/2020 - Little Orleans, Maryland

Apple’s East Coast Rally 2020 rally will be the 17th annual event. The Ol’ Skool Bike Rally is held each year in Western Maryland’s Mountains in the town of Little Orleans. Come out for the Mountains, Open Country, Good People, Clean Air, and the Freedom of the Road! This rally is all about good times […]

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

08/07/2020 - 08/16/2020 - Sturgis, South Dakota

On June 16th the Sturgis Rally committee made the announcement that the motorcycle rally will happen.  But because of Covid there will be a number of changes you can read at https://sturgismotorcyclerally.com/2020-City-of-Sturgis-Motorcycle-Rally-Update Below is the information on the 2020 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally before Covid. As you are probably aware, Sturgis is the Mecca for bikers.  […]

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Ride Janie Ride – RESCHEDULED

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

The rescheduled date for the 14th annual Ride Janie Ride is August 9, 2020. Due to the virus impacting Illinois, the date will now be in August rather than first Sunday in May. Join us for the fifty mile plus motorcycle ride. The ride will be police-escorted. Next, the start location is at Wild Fire […]

Birthplace of Route 66 Festival

08/14/2020 - 08/15/2020 - Springfield, Missouri

Come out and celebrate the Birth Place of Route 66 during the 2020 Festival!! Attractions will include live music, car show, charity bike show, parade, Route 66 exhibits, and vendors. In addition, the Birthplace of Route 66 Festival is is a kid-friendly event, so bring out the entire family!!

Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally

08/14/2020 - 08/16/2020 - Marion, Indiana

The 2020 Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally dates are August 14 to 16!! Come out and celebrate the Marion’s motorcycle history! Here’s a little more about the 2020 Hog Daze. First, the Rally honors the moment after the 1920 Marion Race when after the Harley race team won a pig was taken on the victory lap. […]

Bikers for Dogs Charity Poker Run

08/15/2020 - 08/15/2020 - Portland, Oregon

Come out to enjoy a poker run for a good cause. The Bikers for Dogs is a charity motorcycle poker run that benefits the Oregon Humane Society. The Poker Run goes along a 107 mile scenic loop through the mountains, along rivers, through small towns, and by farms. It is a ride for all skill […]

Salute to Veterans Car & Motorcycle Show

08/15/2020 - 08/15/2020 - Hillsboro, Oregon

The 9th annual Salute to Veterans Show will have over 400 vehicles. Included are motorcycles, cars, trucks, military vehicles, SWAT car, police and fire vehicles, race cars,. In addition, there will be a helicopter landing and a flyover. Also, there will be a Veterans’ tribute ceremony, live music, raffle, 50/50, vendors, and food. Lastly all […]

MS River Road Run

08/15/2020 - 08/16/2020 - Lakeville, Minnesota

The 2020 Multiple Sclerosis River Road Run dates are August 15th to 16th. Since 1986, this motorcycle run has raised over $2 million dollars to help fight MS! Leo’s South in Lakeville is the meet spot for the two day MS motorcycle ride. The 2020 MS River Road Run will go through the river valleys […]

Forgotten Veterans Run – CANCELED

08/15/2020 - 08/15/2020 - Gladstone, Oregon

The Disabled Veterans Motorcycle Club annual Forgotten Veterans Run has been canceled due to Covid! Next, the below information is from before the cancellation. Registration starts at 9am and kickstands will go up at 10am. Included with your registration is one raffle ticket for you chance to win a VR-60! The Forgotten Veterans’ Run leaves […]

The EPiC Run

08/15/2020 - 08/15/2020 - Lakewood, Washington

The Brothers in Arms MC East Pierce County / EPiC Poker Run will be held on August 15th. The first bike will leave at 10am and then the last bike out will leave at 11am. Next, the cost for the run is $10 for one rider or $15 for two riders. The motorcycle poker run […]

Walneck’s Shepherdsville Swap Meets

08/16/2020 - 08/16/2020 - Shepherdsville, Kentucky

Come out to Bullitt County Fairgrounds and buy, sell, trade at the Walneck’s Shepherdsville Swap Meets. There will be new and used motorcycle parts, accessories, leather, apparel, and other products. The Walneck’s Swap Meets are open to all makes and models for motorcycles and riders. The 2020 Walneck’s Shepherdsville dates: August 16 November 8 The […]

Brit Jam Motorcycle Show

08/16/2020 - 08/16/2020 - East Hampton, Connecticut

The 2020 Brit Jam will be the 35th annual motorcycle show and swap meet. The British Iron Association of Connecticut is held every 3rd Sunday of August each year. In addition to the show there will be a swap meet, British bike giveway, lots of British motorcycles to check out, and food. The general admission […]

NYC Antique Motorcycle Show

08/16/2020 - 08/16/2020 - Floral Park, New York

Come out to the 40th Annual Antique Motorcycle Show on August 16th. This is New York City’s largest vintage bike show and one you don’t want to miss! Next, the location is at the Queens County Farm Museum. The Show hours are from 11:00am to 4:00pm. There will be over 100 antique motorcycles to check […]

Route 66 Biker Rally After Sturgis Party

08/20/2020 - 08/23/2020 - Depew, Oklahoma

Save the dates for the 2020 After Sturgis Party in Depew!! The dates are August 20 to 23. Whether you make it to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally or not this old school biker party is something you don’t want to miss!! Some of the the Route 66 Biker Rally After Sturgis Party events going on […]

Touratech Rally East

08/20/2020 - 08/23/2020 - North Haverhill, New Hampshire

Save the dates! The 2020 Touratech Dirt Daze Adventure Rally dates are August 20th to 23rd. As always, there will be amazing rides during DirtDaze. In addition, there will be the scrambler slalom, obstacle course, professional rider’s demonstrations, DART adventure bike school, adventure bike demos, ride training, clinics, and more. Next, all of the details […]

Dream Ride

08/21/2020 - 08/23/2020 - Farmington, Connecticut

The 2020 Hometown Foundation Dream Ride Experience Weekend will be the 20th Anniversary. Next, this cmotorcycle ride is one of the largest in Connecticut. In addition to the 40 mile police-escorted bike ride the weekend will have something for everyone. For instance, there will be a bike show, car show, entertainment, carnival, vendors, and much […]

Salute to American Veterans Rally

08/21/2020 - 08/23/2020 - Cripple Creek, Colorado

The 2020 Salute to American Veterans Motorcycle Rally & Festival will be the 28th annual event. Again it will be held in Cripple Creek.  Also, the 2020 American Salute Rally is on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. First, there are a lot of attractions set up for the Cripple Creek Rally.  For instance, there […]

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Tenino Motorcycle Swap Meet & Show

08/21/2020 - 08/23/2020 - Tenino, Washington

The Evergreen Chapter of the Antique Motorcycle Club of America will host the 40th Swap Meet & Show August on 21 to 23. Next, the Tenino Motorcycle Swap Meet will be held on the 22nd. Join us to buy, sell, trade with lots of vendors. In addition to the swap and show there will be […]

Ride for Boobies and Beyond – RESCHEDULED

08/22/2020 - 08/22/2020 - Bock, Minnesota

Come out for the rescheduled 11th Annual Ride for Boobies and Beyond Motorcycle and Antique Car Ride. Originally the date was in June, but it will now happen in August due to Covid. First, registration starts at 9:30 am at the Howling Dog Pub in Bock, MN.  Then the ride leaves at 11:00 am. The […]

Laconia Motorcycle Week – RESCHEDULED

08/22/2020 - 08/30/2020 - Laconia, New Hampshire

Due to Covid, the Laconia Motorcycle Week 2020 will be held August 22nd to 30th rather than in June. The 2020 Laconia Rally will be 97th year of the event in NH! Subsequently it should come as no surprise that the Laconia bike week is the “Oldest National Motorcycle Rally.” In addition, it is considered […]

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War Fighters Poker Run – CANCELED

08/22/2020 - 08/22/2020 - Clinton, Ohio

This 2nd annual War Fighters Poker Run benefit for the Ohio Veterans Memorial Park in Clinton has been canceled due to Covid.  Next, the below information is from before the cancellation. Registration begins at 10am and the last bike leaves at noon. The cost of registration is $15/rider, $5/passenger, and $20/car. This is a great […]

Harleyfest – RESCHEDULED

08/22/2020 - 08/23/2020 - Farmington Hills, Michigan

Due to Covid the Harleyfest dates will now be August 22nd to 23rd rather than June 11th to 14th. So come out to MotorCity Harley for the largest music festival in the state. There will be two stages of live music. On Saturday Hoobastank and Rockstar will be playing live. Then on Sunday Everclear and […]

Rock’n Blues Motorcycle & Car Show – CANCELED

08/23/2020 - 08/23/2020 - Lancaster, New York

The Rockn’ Blues Motorcycle & Car Show has officially been cancelled for 2020. Next, the cancellation is due to Coronavirus and social distancing hygiene. Originally the Rock n’ Blues Show was going to happen at the Bowen Road Grove, Lancaster (near Broadway). The Rockn’ Blues Motorcycle & Car Show will return in 2021. Please be […]

Big Thunder Run

08/23/2020 - 08/23/2020 - St. Charles, Illinois

The Rolling Thunder of Illinois Chapter 1 will be holding their 19th annual Big Thunder Motorcycle Run. Next, the 2020 Run’s start and end location is at Fox River Harley in St. Charles. Here’s the schedule for the 2020 Big Thunder: 8:30am registration starts $20/rider, $30/couple, and $5 for a non-rider. 10am KSU 2:30pm remembrance […]

Harley Rendezvous – RESCHEDULED

08/27/2020 - 08/30/2020 - Pattersonville, New York

Because of Covid the 2020 Harley Rendezvous Rally dates were changed from June, then to July, and now August. The 2020 Rendezvous will be the 42nd annual biker rally. Each year the 175 acre Lookout Country Club in Western Schenectady County hosts the school motorcycle rally. The Vous is also on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle […]

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Utah Motorcycle Rally

08/27/2020 - 08/30/2020 - Tooele, Utah

August 27 to 30 will be the 4th annual UT Motorcycle Rally. As you may know, the rally was formerly known as the Pin-Up Bike Rally. Just some of the attractions at the Rally announced so far are live music, motorcycle show, flat track racing, motorcycle rodeo, and rides. There’s also going to be a […]

Hawgfest Rally – CANCELED

08/27/2020 - 08/29/2020 - Carlsbad, New Mexico

The 2020 Hawgfest Rally has been cancelled. Below is the information on the motorcycle rally before the cancellation. Some of the events at Hawgfest are rides, entertainment, games, and vendors. This is one of the largest biker rallies in New Mexico. The Rally is one you don’t want to miss.

Southern Thunder Rally

08/28/2020 - 08/29/2020 - Adams, Tennessee

The CMT / ABATE Tri-Country Charters Southern Thunder Rally will be back in Adams, Tennessee. Pre-sale tickets are now available for $25 per person. Then on the day of Southern Thunder the price goes up to $35 per person. Some of the things lined up for this year are great bands, field events, motorcycle show, […]

4:44 Motorcycle Show

08/28/2020 - 08/29/2020 - El Paso, Texas

The Rio Grande Shovelheads 4:44 Show is a two-day event that you don’t want to miss. On August 28th at 6pm at the El Paso County Coliseum there will be flat track motorcycle racing.  Then on August 29th at 11am at the EPIC Railyard will be the 4:44 Bike Show. In addition, there will be […]

Gilmore Museum Motorcycle Show & Swap – RESCHEDULED

08/29/2020 - 08/30/2020 - Hickory Corners, Michigan

The Gilmore Car Museum’s 25th annual Vintage Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet dates were initially in June and now are in August. There will be hundreds of all makes and models of motorcycles. Even better all of the will be 25 years and older. General admission to the Show & Swap opens at 9am. Next, […]

Southern Maine Swap Meet & Motorcycle Show – CANCELED

08/30/2020 - 08/30/2020 - Hiram, Maine

Because of area restrictions, the first annual Southern Maine Motorcycle Swap and Show has been canceled.  Next, here is the information on the Swap and Show before the cancellation. First, the So. Maine Motorcycle Show and Swap will be held at the Ossipee Valley Fairgrounds in Hiram. All vendors for all makes and models motorcycle […]

Baltimore Washington Ride for Kids – UPDATE

08/30/2020 - 08/30/2020 - Ellicott City, Maryland

Because of Covid the 2020 Baltimore / Washington Ride for Kids will work differently – see the details at https://team.curethekids.org/event/2020-baltimore-washington-ride-for-kids/e254322 Next, here is the original information before the change. The Baltimore / Washington Ride for Kids will be held at the Turf Valley Resort. Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. and closes at 9:30 a.m. The […]

Chief Blackhawk Antique Motorcycle Swap Meet – CANCELED

09/03/2020 - 09/05/2020 - Davenport, Iowa

First, the Chief Black Hawk Swap has been canceled. Next, the following information is from before the cancellation. The Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds will host the 49th annual Chief Black Hawk Antique Motorcycle Club’s Swap Meet. First, gates for vendors open on Thursday at 6am. Second, gates for the public open at 8am for the Chief […]

Stock Law Gap Fall Rally

09/03/2020 - 09/06/2020 - Georgiana, Alabama

The 2020 Fall Stock Gap Rally will be the 10th annual old school biker rally. As always, it will be held on Labor Day Weekend. Also, it doesn’t matter if you ride just come out and have fun. Here are some of the Stock Law Gap Fall Rally attractions: Live music Field events Camping Adult […]

Black Bike Week – CANCELED

09/03/2020 - 09/07/2020 - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

The City of Atlantic Beach has has canceled the 2020 Black Biker Week.   Initially the Bike Week was dates were in May, like always. Then due to Covid the new dates were in September.  But now, the City will not allow Black Bike Week.  Below is the information from on the Rally from before […]

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Conesville Redneck Revival Rally Fall

09/03/2020 - 09/07/2020 - Conesville, Iowa

First, the Conesville Redneck Revival Rally Fall is Iowa’s Best Adult Weekend Party. And it has also been for Over 25 Years!! Next, some of the things going on at the 2020 Redneck Revival Labor Day Weekend are live music, run what you brung, wet t-shirt contest, stripper pole, special guests, games, contests, vendors, and […]

Thunder in the Rockies Bike Rally

09/04/2020 - 09/07/2020 - Loveland, Colorado

Thunder in the Rockies 2020 will be the 16th anniversary of the Bike Rally. Again, it will be at Thunder Mountain Harley in Loveland, Colorado over Labor Day Weekend. Also, it is on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. Next, the riding is one of the attractions to out during the Loveland motorcycle rally. The […]

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Hudson Leather Motorcycle Stampede

09/04/2020 - 09/06/2020 - Pioneer, Ohio

Join us for the 19th annual Hudson Leather Stampede! There is going to be live music, charity fundraising, vendors, and food. Also, there is going to be a gigantic leather sale. The 2020 Hudson Leather Motorcycle Stampede is held on Labor Day Weekend.

Motorcycles on Main Bike Night

09/04/2020 - 09/04/2020 - Mesa, Arizona

The Motorcycles on Main Bike Night events are held in Mesa, Arizona.  They are held on the first Friday of the month September through June (all months except July and August). The Bike Nights are held from 6pm to 10pm in Downtown Mesa. These are Sturgis-style bike nights. Main Street will be closed to automobile […]

Four Corners Motorcycle Rally

09/04/2020 - 09/06/2020 - Durango, Colorado

Come out to Durango, Colorado for the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally. One thing you’ll want to enjoy during the rally is the riding. 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. More 2020 […]

Kentucky Kick Down

09/04/2020 - 09/06/2020 - Louisville, Kentucky

Mark your calendars for Labor Day Weekend!! The 2020 Kentucky Kick Down Motorcycle & Music Festival will be the 8th annual event. The KY Kick Down will be held at the 13 acre Louisville Turners complex. Here are some of the Kentucky Kick Down events: Bike show Hot rod alley Live music Mud drags Charity […]

Bull City Rumble Show

09/04/2020 - 09/06/2020 - Durham, North Carolina

The 2020 Bull City Rumble will be the 16th anniversary of the vintage motorcycle & scooter rally. The Ton Up NC rally will be held on Labor Day Weekend in downtown Durham. Specifically, the Bull City Rumble will be held at the Lucky Strike Tobacco Warehouses in Durham’s Brightleaf District. The Rumble has its roots […]

Arizona CMA State Rally

09/04/2020 - 09/07/2020 - Prescott Valley, Arizona

Come out for fellowship, worship, and fun on Labor Day Weekend. The 2020 CMA AZ State Rally will be held at the Mingus Mountain Camp & Retreat Center in Prescott Valley. This is camp has great amenities: camping, dorms, food, and overall appeal. As always, the Christian Motorcycle Association Rally is a family-friendly event. So […]

Run to the Desert Motorcycle Rally

09/05/2020 - 09/06/2020 - Soap Lake, Washington

The 2020 Run to the Desert Rally location is Soap Lake. Some of the Rally’s events will include a bike show, bike games, music, and vendors. There is camping at Soap Lake RV Park. There is not an entry fee, but please bring food or cash donations for the food bank. Save the date and […]

Friends of Steve McQueen Show – RESCHEDULED

09/05/2020 - 09/05/2020 - Chino Hills, California

Due to Covid the date for the Friends of Steve McQueen Show Car & Motorcycle Show will has been canceled. Although the original June date changed to September, the promoters have cancelled the event. Next, the below Show information is from before the cancellation. The location for the Friends of Steve McQueen is at the […]

STAR Motorcycle Sport Touring Rally – CANCELED

09/06/2020 - 09/09/2020 - Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Due to Covid the STAR Motorcycle Sport Touring Rally has will not happen. Next, it was originally set to happen in June and then moved to September. Note, the below information is from the before the STAR Touring Rally cancellation announcment. The 2020 National STAR Rally will be held in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Join us […]

Bean Blossom BikerFest

09/08/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Morgantown, Indiana

The Bean Blossom Bikerfest in 2020 will be the 18th annual event. “Southern Indiana’s Best Old School Biker Party” will be held at Bill Monroe’s Music Park in Morgantown, Indiana. The Bikerfest will have a bike show, games, contests, and lots of adult fun. You must be at least 21 with a valid ID to […]

CMA KY State Motorcycle Rally

09/10/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Burkesville, Kentucky

Dale Hollow State Resort Park will be rally central for the 2020 CMA Kentucky State Rally. Come out for worship, praise, fun, and fellowship. Fees:Pre-Registration $10/person$30/family Day of Registration$15/person$35/family There are a block of rooms reserved, so when you register for a room you just let them know that it is for the CMA Rally.

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 to you might like. These are the Lone Star Rally, Bikes Blues BBQ, and Leesburg Bikefest. Next, a popular article that you might want to read is on the ROT Rally in Austin.