Motorcycle Events in Ohio

The LightningCustoms.com calendar of Ohio biker rallies, motorcycle rides, bike shows, and other events is below. Two of the major motorcycle rallies in OH are the AMA Vintage Days and Ohio Bike Week. You will find that for most of the biker events in Ohio that we have large size banners to get you better information. Since there are occasional last minute changes, please confirm details before you leave. Go to our US motorcycle events calendar to see what is going on outside of the state.

Upcoming Motorcyle Rallies & Events

Piston Powered Auto-Rama

03/13/2020 - 03/15/2020 - Cleveland, Ohio

The 2020 Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Power Auto-Rama dates have been announced – March 13-15. This will be the 54th annual Expo. What’s going to be at the Auto-Rama? “If a piston makes it go, it’s in this show” – so all makes and models of vehicles will be welcome! There will be insane […]

Yankee Lake Spring Motorcycle Swap Meet

03/29/2020 - 03/29/2020 - Brookfield, Ohio

The Yankee Lake 28th annual Spring Motorcycle Swap Meet…where old friends meet. It is one of the largest in the Tristate area. There will be Harley, used, new, antique, vintage, British, American, and metric parts, riding gear, plus so much more. Also, there will be raffles, 50/50, and door prizes. The cost for admission is […]

Ohio Bike Week

05/22/2020 - 05/31/2020 - Sandusky, Ohio

First, Ohio Bike Week 2020 will be the 20th anniversary of the rally. In addition, it will also again be a ten day event. The Sandusky rally is the largest motorcycle event in the state and it is also on the LightningCustoms.com’s Motorcycle Rallies List. With it being the 20th anniversary, this should be an […]

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The Greasy Dozen Run

05/22/2020 - 05/24/2020 - Peebles, Ohio

The Greasy Dozen Run is a grassroots motorcycle event for garage-built motorcycles. The Run is also free. On Friday there will be a pre-party at Land Grant Brewing (424 W. Town Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215) from 6pm to midnight. Then on Saturday is the Greasy Dozen Run / Ride to Camp (the campsite is located […]

Rolling Thunder Ride for Freedom

05/24/2020 - 05/24/2020 - Washington, District of Columbia

In 2020 the Rolling Thunder Ride (XXXIII) POW / MIA demonstration will be significantly different than in previous years.  Historically, riders have gathered in Washington, DC on Memorial Day for the Ride for Freedom. Last year, Rolling Thunder organizers stated that there would be big changes happening this year. Most importantly, instead of riders gathering […]

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Ride Your Motorcycle to Work Day

06/15/2020 - 06/15/2020 - WORLDWIDE, District of Columbia

Ride Your Motorcycle to Work Day 2020 will be the 29th annual motorcycle event. It is a worldwide event that is on the LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. The annual Ride to Work Day is to held to advocate the use of motorcycles not only for transportation, but to also show the public the utility […]

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Motorcycle Ride in Honor of Veterans

06/20/2020 - 06/20/2020 - Beavercreek, Ohio

This Fifth Annual Motorcycle Ride in Honor of Veterans is a police escorted and takes a beautiful path through country roads. Refreshments are provided at the rest stop located at the V. A. After the ride join us at the Kettering, Ohio VFW Post 9927 for food and other activities. We will be raffling of […]

National Road Bike Show

06/20/2020 - 06/20/2020 - Cambridge, Ohio

The 17th Annual National Road Bike Show is one of SE Ohio’s largest and longest running motorcycle shows shows. There will be live music, bike judging, barbeque, raffles, and vendors.  In addition, the Half Throttle Saloon beer stand will be serving cold beer. House for the National Road Motorcycle Show are from 11am to 7pm. […]

ABATE Freedom Rally Ohio

06/26/2020 - 06/28/2020 - Carrollton, Ohio

ABATE of Ohio, Inc. Region 8 has a long standing tradition of hosting the Freedom Rally from its start 25 years ago at the Toronto Band Camp. Sadly it was not hosted for 7 years. Beginning in 2015, Region 8 with great success & effort has brought this tradition of the ABATE Freedom Rally back!! […]

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

07/10/2020 - 07/12/2020 - Lexington, Ohio

The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will host the 2020 AMA Vintage Days. Each year this vintage rally is held to raise money for the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame. Next, this year’s event will be the 26th annual AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days. In addition, this family-friendly rally is on LightningCustoms.com’s Major Motorcycle Rallies List. Next, […]

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Fallen Riders Memorial Fund Poker Run

08/01/2020 - 08/01/2020 - Northfield, Ohio

The FRMF Memorial Poker Run 2020 date is August 1st. Come out to have a great time and also to help bikers support bikers. Check out the site for the three different starting points for the 2020Fallen Riders Memorial Fund Run. At all locations registration starts at 9am. The cost is $20/rider and $10/passenger. The […]

War Fighters Poker Run

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

This 2nd annual War Fighters Poker Run is a benefit for the Ohio Veterans Memorial Park in Clinton. 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 ride, amazing sights, fantastic stops, and all proceeds will go to the Park. […]

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

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

The F.A.T.H.E.R.S. Poker Run and Community Event is a countywide event to raise awareness of the Heroin Crisis that is affecting the whole community. The 6th Annual F.A.T.H.E.R.S. Motorcycle Poker Run moved this event to kick off & coincide with the Countywide Recovery Week. Registration starts at 8:30am at Massillon Stadium Park. FBO at 9am […]

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

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

Come out and ride for a cause in The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride 2020!! In particular, the goal of this global charity ride is to raise money for prostate cancer awareness and men’s mental health. Next, over 120,000 riders on classic and vintage motorcycles will ride in Distinguished Gentleman events across the world. Furthermore, there will […]

AIM Motorcycle Expo

10/01/2020 - 10/04/2020 - Columbus, Ohio

The 2020 AIM Expo (American International Motorsports Expo) is North America’s largest Motorcycle and Powersports Tradeshow. In addition, the 2020 Expo will be the 8th annual event. The purpose of the Expo is for B2B and B2C to help brands, distributors, dealers, and riders find both sales opportunities and products. In attendance will be some […]

Easyriders Bike Shows

01/01/2022 - 01/01/2022 - Agoura Hills, California

As you have most likely heard, the 2020 Easyriders Motorcycle Shows were CANCELED. Even worse, in 2019 the iconic Easyriders Magazine shut down. Subsequently an era in the biker-world is over. Here is some of what happened to Easyriders. First, over the last decade both the motorcycle industry and the rally-world have declined. Unfortunately the […]

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Easyriders Rodeo Tour

01/02/2022 - 01/02/2022 - Agoura Hills, California

In 2020 there will be events using the Easyriders Rodeo Tour name. Included in 2020 are the Fowlerville, Bloomsburg, and Chillicothe Easy Riders Rodeo Tour. However the Rodeos might not be at all what you think … not at all. In particular, Easyriders and their events fallen apart over the years. Additionally, there have been […]

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