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

Thunder in the Smokies Fall Rally

09/11/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Maggie Valley, North Carolina

The 2020 Thunder in the Smokies Fall Rally will be the 18th annual motorcycle rally. Also the Fall Rally, as well as the Spring and Summer Rallies, are held at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds. The riding in the Great Smoky Mountains is awesome and something you need to check out. Not only can you […]

Bavarian Mountain Weekend Rally – CANCELED

09/11/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Vadito, New Mexico

The 36th Bavarian Mountain Weekend Rally has been cancelled. Next, the below information on the Rally sponsored by the Land of Enchantment BMW Riders is from before the cancellation. The Weekend Rally will be held  in Sipapu, NM. If you aren’t familiar with the location, it is located 25 miles SE of Taos on state […]

BMW MOA of VT Green Mountain Rally – CANCELED

09/11/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Goshen, Vermont

The 2020 BMW Motorcycle Owners of Vermont Green Mountain Rally has been cancelled. Below is the information from before the cancellation of what would have been the 38th annual event. Also, the location for the Green Mountain Motorcycle Rally will be at Camp Thorpe (43° 51’ 18.496’’ N 73° 0’ 43.903’). Self-guided road tours Off-road […]

Bikes on the Bricks – CANCELED

09/11/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Flint, Michigan

The 2020 Bikes on the Bricks has been canceled. Next, the below information on what would have been the 14th anniversary of the event is from before the cancellation. Over the years the event has grown to become one of the premier motorcycle events in Flint. Some of the events at the rally will include […]

Pine Valley Ride for Hope – RESCHEDULED

09/12/2020 - 09/12/2020 - New Castle, Pennsylvania

Due to Covid the 7th Annual Pine Valley Ride for Hope was rescheduled from June to September. Here are the details on the Ride for Hope.  The Ride both starts and ends at New Castle Harley-Davidson Dealership.  Registration is from 9:00am to 10:30 am.  Then the Ride will leave at 11:00am. Next, the fees for […]

Toys for Tots in Ogdensburg

09/12/2020 - 09/12/2020 - Ogdensburg, New York

The Toys for Tots will run all along the St Lawrence River. The toy run will start at NIGS 11 and finish at NIGS 11. Also, there will be lots of food prizes and live band fun for all. Signups for the Toys for Tots in Ogdensburg starts at 9am and kickstands will go up […]

Supporting our Military Heroes Classic Cars & Motorcycle Ride and Show

09/12/2020 - 09/12/2020 - Woodstock, Georgia

The 2020 “Supporting our Military Heroes” Classic Cars & Motorcycle Ride and Show date location is at First Baptist Church Woodstock. Next, the fees are $25 per motorcycle or classic cars. Registration will be held on the day of the event. And you must pay in cash. Registration starts at 9am. Then the ride leaves […]

Glory Daze Show

09/12/2020 - 09/12/2020 - Rankin, Pennsylvania

The 2020 Glory Daze Motorcycle Show date is Pittsburgh’s Vintage Custom Motorcycle Show! The host location is at the Carrie Blast Furnaces. Next, Glory Daze I an event that features garage-built motorcycles. They are bikes with both soul and character. At the Glory Daze Show there is an indoor show for invited builders. Also there […]

F.A.T.H.E.R.S. Motorcycle Poker Run – CANCELED

09/12/2020 - 09/12/2020 - Massillon, Ohio

The F.A.T.H.E.R.S. Poker Run and Community Event will not happen in 2020 due to Covid.  Next, the below information is from before the cancellation. This is a countywide event to raise awareness of the Heroin Crisis that is affecting the whole community. And the 6th Annual F.A.T.H.E.R.S. Motorcycle Poker Run moved this event to kick […]

Goshen Vintage Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet – RESCHEDULED

09/13/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Goshen, Indiana

Cycle Works of Goshen invites the Public and Motorcycle Enthusiasts to their 5th Annual Goshen Vintage Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet. With Covid the Goshen Swap and Show will now happen in September rather than in April. Still it will be held at Cycle Works (1210 East Lincoln Avenue in Goshen). General Admission is FREE […]

Thunder Bike Nites in Newton – CANCELED

09/13/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Newton, Iowa

Unfortunately all of the 2020 Bike Nites are canceled. The below information is from before the announcement of the cancellation. Come out for live music, vendors, food, drinks, meeting new riders, and family-fun!! Thunder Nights in Newton, Iowa started in 2011. It has grown to where there are almost a thousand motorcycles and it attracts […]

Battle of the Brits Motorcycle & Car Show

09/13/2020 - 09/13/2020 - Milford, Michigan

The Metro Triumph Riders and Detroit Triumph Sportscar Club’s Battle of the Brits Motorcycle & Car Show 2020 will be the 38th annual Show. It will be held at Camp Dearborn in Milford, Michigan on September 13, 2020 from 10am-5pm. Once of the premier shows of its type, it attracts more than 200 bikes and […]

Scooting the Ozarks Rally

09/14/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Eureka Springs, Arkansas

The 2020 Scooting the Ozarks Rally (STO) will be the 13th annual event. Each year in beautiful Eureka Springs, Arkansas the scooter rally is held. Next, the Quality Inn will be the host hotel for the STO Rally. Come out for a week for riding, group dinners, scooter games, and more. Daily rides will start […]

Catskill Mountain Thunder Festival

09/16/2020 - 09/20/2020 - East Durham, New York

The 2020 Catskill Mountain Thunder Festival will be the 23rd annual motorcycle event. There is always great live music at the Catskill Thunder. Soon the 2020 band lineup for the 2020 Festival will be announced. In addition to the music there will be a bike show, kick-off party, contests, motorcycle rides in the Catskill Mountains, […]

Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally

09/16/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Ruidoso, New Mexico

The 2020 Golden Aspen Rally will be the 51st annual event! In 2019 over 20,000 people attended this motorcycle rally. So you know, the other rally held in Ruidoso by the same promoters is the Aspen Cash Rally held in May, but it was canceled due to Covid. Both of these New Mexico motorcycle rallies […]

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Live Oak Resort Bike Rally

09/17/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Washington, Texas

The 2020 Live Oak Resort Rally is held at the clothing optional resort. Important, if nudity offends you this is not your rally. Next, come out for live music, $1,000 poker run, stage contests, foam party, bike games, contests, and vendors. In addition, the Live Oak Resort has a dance club, swimming pool, gigantic hot […]

OC Bikefest

09/17/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Ocean City, Maryland

The 2020 Ocean City Bikefest will be the 10th anniversary of the rally. On Thursday George Thorgood and the Destroyers will play. Then on Saturday Kid Rock will be live. In addition, Billy Idol, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, Foghat, KIX, and Great White will be playing. Not all of the details for the OC […]

Tomahawk Fall Ride

09/17/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Tomahawk, Wisconsin

Come out to and explore the twists and turns of Northern Wisconsin at the 2020 Tomahawk Fall Motorcycle Ride. 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, this four day rally has events, stages, vendors, and entertainment.  Next, […]

Delmarva Bike Week

09/17/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Salisbury, Maryland

The 20th anniversary of will held in 2020. Next, each year the Ocean City Rally and OC Bikefest are held in conjunction. In addition, the Delmarva bike rally is on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. As always, the Maryland Bike Week will start on the Thursday after Labor Day. Also, if you aren’t familiar […]

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Skyline Ride

09/18/2020 - 09/26/2020 - Fredericksburg, Virginia

Skyline Drive is the northern most part of the Blue Ridge Parkway. You ride on top of the mountains and down through the valleys with some of the most picturesque scenery the US has to offer. The 4th annual fall Skyline Ride will draw riders from several states to enjoy the best time of year […]

Twin Valley Rally – CANCELED

09/18/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Meadows of Dan, Virginia

The 2020 Twin Valley Riders sport-touring & adventure-riding club of Southwest Virginia’s rally has been canceled due to Covid health concerns. Next, the below Twin Valley Motorcycle Rally information is from before the cancellation. Mark your calendar for the the 8th annual Twin Valley Rally! The motorcycle rally will be held at the Willville Motorcycle […]

Biker Blues & BBQ Rally – CANCELED

09/18/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Salisbury, North Carolina

Tilley Harley-Davidson’s Biker Blues & BBQ Rally will be the10th anniversary has been canceled because of Covid.  Below are the details before the Biker Blues cancellation. In 2019 it was estimated that around 4,000 people attended the Biker Blues & Barbeque Rally. Next, the Kansas City BBQ Society cook-off is the featured attraction at the […]

Indianola Bike Night – ALL Canceled

09/18/2020 - 09/18/2020 - Indianola, Iowa

Due to Covid, the entire season of Bike Down to I-Town has been canceled. Next, the below information on the Midwest’s largest bike night is from before the cancellation. The 2020 Indianola Bike Nights happen April through September on the third Friday of the month. Since 2005, the I-Town bike nights have attracted riders and […]

Thunder Valley Rally – CANCELED

09/18/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Cottonwood, Arizona

The 2020 Thunder Valley Rally has been canceled due to Covid. Next, the below information on what would have been the 20th anniversary of the motorcycle rally is from before the cancellation. Next, there are going to be two venues for the motorcycle rally will be Riverfront Park and Old Town Cottonwood. Just some of […]

Thunder Mountain Rendezvous

09/18/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Hotchkiss, Colorado

Join the BMW Riders of Western Colorado at the Delta County Fairgrounds in Hotchkiss for the 2020 Thunder Mountain Rendezvous. Next, the Western Slope of Colorado has some of the greatest motorcycle riding terrain in the region. If you pre-register for the BMW Rendezvous before August 15th the fee is $40. After that or at […]

Nor-Cal Spyder Rally – CANCELED

09/18/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Loleta, California

Because of Covid-19 the Nor-Cal Spyder Rally has been canceled. Next, the information below is from before the cancellation announcement. The Bear River Casino Resort is the host location for the 2020 Nor Cal Spyder Rally! Registration for the Spyder Rally is now open! In addition, all bikes are welcome! ** Finally, the NorCal Swap […]

Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride

09/19/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Bridgeport, Alabama

The 2020 Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride will be the 27th year of the commemorative event. Each year the bike ride is held to commemorate the suffering and death endured by the American Indians in the 1830s.  In addition, the Trail of Tears Ride is on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. Next, here’s a […]

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Motorcyclepedia Museum Fundraiser

09/19/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Newburgh, New York

The Motorcyclepedia Museum 1st annual fundraiser, “An Evening at the Museum,” date is September 19th. Next, the hours are from 8pm to midnight. There will be live music from The Funk Junkies, tours of the Motorcyclepedia Museum, silent auction, and a cash bar. Finally, tickets for Motorcyclepedia’s Fundraiser are available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motorcyclepedia-an-evening-at-the-museum-with-the-funk-junkies-tickets-97359983331 .

Rose City Oregon 500 – RESCHEDULED

09/19/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Rose City, Oregon

First, the 2020 Rose City 500 Ride date was changed from May to September because of Covid. Next, the Rose City MC 500 will be the 47th annual event.  It is named for the approximate distance the tour goes – 500 miles. Finally, the Rose City 500 is not a race, but a time to […]

Hot Rods & Harleys – POSTPONED

09/19/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Rahway, New Jersey

Join us for 18th Annual Hot Rods and Harleys on September 19th in in Downtown Rahway! Note – the original date in May had to be changed due to Covid. There will be 10,000 plus attendees at the 2020 event. In addition to antique cars, hot rods, and bikes there will also be live music, […]

PerryFest Bike Show

09/19/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Perry, Michigan

September 19th at the City Hall Festival Grounds will be the 7th annual Perryfest Bike Show. Registration times are 10am to 10:30am. Then the voluntary parade ride starts at noon. The cost is $10 per pick for the ride-in only. At 2pm the bike judging starts. Afterwards the trophies will be presented. There five categories […]

Guthrie Motorcycle Swap Meet

09/19/2020 - 09/20/2020 - Guthrie, Oklahoma

Logan County Fairgrounds is the place to be in 2020 on June 6 to 7 for the Guthrie Swap Meet. The Swap will be located in the Educational Building and will be open from 9am to 4pm on Saturday and 9am to 3pm on Sunday. As always, all makes of vendors are welcome to come […]

Iron Skullz MC Boys & Girls Club Benefit

09/19/2020 - 09/19/2020 - Gloucester, Virginia

The 11th annual Iron Skullz MC Boys & Girls Club Benefit date is September 19th. At the Benefit held in Gloucester there will be a Best in Show ($5 fee), slow race ($5 fee), dunk tanks with Jeepettes Bikini Girls, bands, DJ, 50/50, and raffles.  Next, tickets are $10 ticket for a cash prize drawing: […]

Outer Banks Bike Week – RESCHEDULED

09/23/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Harbinger, North Carolina

Due to Covid the Bike Week dates has moved to September. In 2020 the Outer Banks Bike Week will celebrate its 18th anniversary of the motorcycle rally. Next the spring Bike Week dates are April 18th to 26th. Here are some of the Outer Banks Bike Week’s attractions: guided tours, live music, contests, vendors, and […]

Bikes Blues BBQ Motorcycle Rally – CANCELED

09/23/2020 - 09/26/2020 - Fayetteville, Arkansas

Due to Covid Bikes Blues BBQ Rally 2020 has been canceled. Below is the information before the cancellation on the 21st annual motorcycle event. Every year there are approximately 250,000 attendees that come to Fayetteville and the surrounding region for Bikes Blues. In addition, there are a lot of locals that come out to enjoy […]

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Seaside Bike Fest

09/24/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Seaside Heights, New Jersey

The 2020 Seaside Bike Fest is held on the Jersey Shore. As of now, the only noted location for the Bikefest is in Seaside Heights. Although there are lot of Bike Fest details TBA, here is what we know is going on as of now. First, there is a huge three-day motorcycle swap meet. Also, […]

Wings over the Smokies – CANCELED

09/24/2020 - 09/26/2020 - Waynesville, North Carolina

Unfortunately the 2020 GWRRA Wings over the Smokies Motorcycle Rally has been cancelled. Below is the information form before the cancellation. Next, the 2020 Wings of the Smokies will be held at the Haywood County Fairgrounds in Waynesville. Next, come out and enjoy the riding in the North Carolina Mountains. You can join us for […]

Junebug Boogie Too

09/24/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Cookeville, Tennessee

The 21 and up only fall Junebug Boogie Too is the fall biker rally. In addition, there is the Junebug Boogie held in June. Here are some of thing going on at this old school rally: Live music Adult contests Biker games Vendors Partying Camping on over 75 acres Fall Boogie Too Rally Rules & […]

Street Vibrations Fall Rally

09/24/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Reno, Nevada

The 2020 Fall Reno Street Vibrations Rally will attract some 50,000 riders to the area. Included in the locations are Reno, Tahoe, Carson City, and Virginia City. In addition, the motorcycle festival that is billed as “Music, Metal & Motorcycles” is on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. Some of the attractions to enjoy during […]

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Jonesboro River Rally

09/25/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Jonesboro, Indiana

Join us on for the 2020 Jonesboro River Rally! This is Indiana’s largest motorcycle rally. Here are some of the rally’s attractions: live entertainment, ABATE field events, bike show, sound show, and vendors. Also, it is free to attend the Jonesboro River Motorcycle Rally. In addition, this is a family-friendly event. Finally, all ages are […]

BMW Hiawatha Rally – RESCHEDULED

09/25/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Houston, Minnesota

Because of Covid the Hiawatha Rally has been rescheduled. The BMW Motorcycle Owners Club of Minnesota’s 44th annual Hiawatha Motorcycle Rally will be held at the Money Creek Haven Campground. First, the Campground is a great place to hold the rally with all of its amenities. There shaded tent areas on grass, covered pavilion, swimming […]

Hawg Wild Rally

09/25/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Chireno, Texas

The 2020 Hawg Wild Motorcycle Rally will be held on September 25th to 27th, 2020. During the Hawg Wild Rally there will be a lot going on: Live Music Poker Run Biker Games Motorcycle Games Auction Raffle Food Please No Glass, ATVs, Pets, or Weapons ** Also, the ROT Rally and Lone Star Rally are […]

The Temple Party Drags

09/26/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Holland, Texas

Since 1979 Nitro Harleys, Vintage Fuel Harleys, Along with Drag Modified and Street E.T. American Motorcycles have been roaring down this Historic old Dragstrip Underneath the Giant Shade Trees along the Banks of the Little River. At the Temple Party Drags there is Free Camping and RV’s Welcome. Next, Time Trials & Qualifying drags will […]

Born Free Motorcycle Show – RESCHEDULED

09/26/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Silverado, California

The Born Free 12 has new dates – September 26th to 27th. Originally the Motorcycle Shows dates were June 27th & 28th. Entry is $15/person/day. Kids under 12 as well as active/retired military with an ID get in free. More details on the 2020 Born Free Motorcycle Show TBA. No Colors, Coolers, or Pets. ** […]

Anacortes Vintage Bike Show

09/27/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Anacortes, Washington

Join us on the fourth Sunday in September for the 2020 Anacortes Vintage Motorcycle Show. Next, the Washington Federal Bank parking lot is the location for the the Show. Also the Show’s hours are from 7am to 4pm. In addition, there will also be trophies.

Oyster Run Rally – CANCELED

09/27/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Anacortes, Washington

The 2020 Oyster Run has been canceled. Next, due to Covid the city of Anacortes is not allowing large events. Below is the original information on the 39th year of the family-friendly event before its cancellation. Next, the Anacortes rally is billed as “The Largest Motorcycle Run in the Pacific Northwest.” In addition the Run […]

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The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

09/27/2020 - 09/27/2020 - WORLDWIDE, District of Columbia

First, due to Covid there will not be mass gathering Distinguished Genetlemans Ride. Instead people are encouraged to raise funds and ride on their own. So you can still get out and ride for a cause in The Distinguished Gentleman’s Motorcycle Ride in 2020!! In particular, the goal of this global charity ride is to […]

Dinosaur Race Team’s Fundraiser Drags – RESCHEDULED

09/27/2020 - 09/27/2020 - Holland, Texas

September 27th is the new date for the Dinosaur Race Team’s Fundraiser Drags. Originally the date was April 25th. Little River Dragway will host the motorcycle drag racing event. Also, gates open at 9am and time trials start at 11am Here Are the Motorcycle Drag Racing Classes: Open Fuel Harleys Vintage Fuel Harleys Top Alcohol […]

Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally

09/28/2020 - 10/04/2020 - Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

As always, the 2020 Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally will be in held in the Grand Strand. Also following tradition, rally-central is in Murrells Inlet. Next, the Myrtle Beach Spring Bike Week 2020 dates are May 8th to 17th. Both of the Bike Weeks are on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. One of […]

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Route 66 Fall Biker Rally

10/01/2020 - 10/04/2020 - Depew, Oklahoma

The 2020 Fall Route Biker Rally is an old school motorcycle rally for adults only. So you must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID to enter the Route 66 Fall Biker Rally. Some of the events during the Route 66 Fall Rally will include bands all weekend long, wild contests, […]

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.