Starting tomorrow, April 5, 2017, Scottsdale, AZ will be hosting the highly anticipated Arizona Bike Week 2017! The event will be held at Westwood of Scottsdale (16601 North Pima Road, Scottsdale, AZ) and will run until Sunday, April 9th. This is the 21st year of the event, and there will be many festivities to celebrate – including rides, daily demos, stunt shows, music, food, and more! Rock bands and artists KoRn, Bret Michaels, Creedence Clearwater Revisited, and more! This is a party you won’t want to miss!
The Alice in Chains Tribute Band Face Lift kicked off Daytona Bike Week 2017 at the Rok Bar on Daytona Beach, and trust us, you can’t wait to see exclusive video from the performance! Face Lift hails from Chicago, IL and boasts band members Brendan Maier (Vocals), Willie Max (Lead Guitar), Guy Bazilewich (Bass), and Rick Cuevas (Drums). The band concentrates solely on the Layne Staley period and performs such well-known hits as “Man In The Box”, “Rooster”, and “Would?”, as well as many others.
Few things are more iconic to Daytona Beach than the Main Street strip at Daytona Bike Week! Enjoy what Daytona Bike Week 2017’s Main Street strip has to offer with these exclusive video from the event! See all of the bikes, the babes, and the infamous Bike Week Banner!
Today, March 10, 2017, kicks off Daytona Beach Bike Week’s 76TH year. That’s a lot of years to keep the biggest motorcycle party in the US going strong. But how much do we really know about the history of the event? When did it first start? What was it like right at the beginning? Today, we’ll be answering those questions, and giving you a detailed history on how Daytona Beach’s Bike Week has evolved over the course of 76 long, amazing years.
BMW Motorrad is excited for the 76TH Annual Daytona Beach Bike Week, as it’s their first opportunity to showcase their brand new 2017 BMW K 1600 B model on the East Coast. They’ve dubbed it their most stylish and smooth touring motorcycle, and it’s one of the first bagger bikes on their six-cylinder K 1600 platform. The German manufacturing company developed this specific motorcycle model with American riders and American roads in mind – and all of the Daytona Bike Week 2017 attendees will have the opportunity to check it out this week.
We know some of you will be logging some serious miles today as you head into Daytona, FL for the 76th Annual Daytona Beach Bike Week. Nothing makes the ride smoother than a badass playlist – and that’s why we’ve dug up 3 incredible hours of the best motorcycle music for you to cruise into Daytona with! Ahhhh, few things are better than coasting down the open road on two wheels, with the exhaust purring, and the music playing.
The excitement is in the air today, as the 76th Annual Daytona Beach Bike Week kicks off! Today is the day, BON family! Bike week attendees have been trickling into Daytona throughout this past week, getting ready for the biggest motorcycle party of the year. Today, thousands more will head into Daytona as Bike Week officially gets underway. Daytona city officials expect 500,000 bikers to cruise down Main Street for the 10-day festival, which will run now through March 19th.
The 76th Annual Daytona Beach Bike Week starts in less than 48 hours, and ahead of the festivities, we’re giving you the lowdown on the best motorcycle shows scheduled to rock your experience at the event! While there will be awesome vendors, bodacious babes, fabulous eats, and sunshine for miles, we cannot let the opportunity pass to honorably mention the 5 best custom motorcycle shows of Daytona Bike Week 2017! Check out what’s to come right here on BON!
If you haven’t yet heard of the Sons of Speed Inaugural Race, that is set to debut during this year’s Daytona Bike Week, you are missing out! Inspired by early twentieth-century board-track racers, the Sons of Speed race summons all that we love about motorcycle history, taking us back to the world of the stripped down, wide-open approach to motorcycle riding. Tickets have been selling fast for the highly anticipated race, that will feature twenty daredevil motorcycle racers. It will run Saturday, March 18, 2017 at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna, Florida.
This week, the Daytona, FL Chamber of Commerce named artist Mathew Hintz as the official artist of Daytona Bike Week 2017. Hintz created the official poster for the 76th Annual Daytona Beach Bike Week with a distinctive layered-paint style, depicting a classic motorcycle fuel tank with a Florida palm tree reflected in the chrome gas cap. Hintz is the proud owner of his very own art studio, Hintz Studios, and has been creating beautiful pieces of motorcycle-inspired art for over 20 years.
The contest is well underway to win the official motorcycle of Daytona Bike Week 2017, with nearly 3,000 tickets already sold to date! The fully customized 2010 Harley-Davidson Ultra Class will go home with one lucky Daytona Bike Week participant, no matter how many tickets are sold for the contest. The contest, much like this motorcycle, is very unique – there are a limited number of entries, meaning only 4,500 tickets can be sold. However, the contest will still go on if that number hasn’t been met. Have you bought your ticket for the contest yet?
The 76th Annual Daytona Beach Bike Week is now less than a week away, and as always, the event promises to be an action packed week filled with motorcycles, babes, brews, food, and the best that Florida has to offer in the music scene. We’ve got the exclusive on one of the most sought-after shows during this year’s Daytona Bike Week – NOVA REX will be performing nearly all week long, Wednesday March 15th – Saturday March 18th right at Daytona Bike Weeks #1 destination, Main Street Station!
At 10:30AM EST today, March 6, 2017, the American nu metal band KoRn took to the internet to announce their “Summer of Serenity” tour dates! The tour will span over the months of June and July, and will head to several different cities across the United States! KoRn will share the stage with Stone Sour, Yelawolf, Skillet, Babymetal, and Ded Islander for this epic two-month long tour! Get all of the dates and locations right here at BON! Pre-sale, VIP, and Meet and Greet tickets go up for sale tomorrow at 10:00AM (local time) using password sos17! General tickets will go on sale Friday 03/10/2017 at 10:00AM.
The Palm Coast Seafood Festival is set to kick off for the first weekend of the 76th Annual Daytona Bike week, and we can’t wait to dish out all of the deliciousness that will be available to you during the festival! The Seafood Fest will run Saturday March 11th and Sunday March 12th from 12:00PM to 8:00PM, at Town Center. It will boast reserved motorcycle parking, as well as putting the emphasis on a classic car show, a kids zone, a corn hole competition and, of course, the seafood- coconut shrimp, peel-and-eat-shrimp, fried shrimp, shrimp and grits; lobster bisque and lobster rolls; crab cakes, crawfish, calamari and conch chowder.
Indian Motorcycle of Daytona Beach is the world’s largest Indian Motorcycle dealership – and they’re gearing up for the biggest week in Florida! The 76th Annual Daytona Bike Week is just 7 short days away, and Indian Motorcycle of Daytona Beach is readying for their Indian Motorcycles Expo at the event. The expo will run on Daytona Bike Week’s Opening Day, March 10, 2017, from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm. Indian Motorcycle of Daytona Beach boasts a state-of-the-art showroom that you definitely don’t want to miss!
Freedom comes in many forms.
That is the official message from Roadtrek Motorhomes about Daytona Bike Week 2017. It is the basis of their commercial for the 76th Annual Bike Week, that begins only one week from today in Daytona Beach, FL. And it is laden with so much truth, and so much emotion. They’re right – freedom does come in so many different forms. While most of us search for freedom on only two wheels, Roadtrek Motorhomes wants all of us to know that freedom knows no limits.
The 76th Annual Daytona Bike Week kicks off one week from today, on March 10, 2017 and runs through March 19, 2017. The highly anticipated event will feature several American Motorcyclist Association-sanctioned events for riders, racers and motorcycle fans of all ages,which include a road ride and racing in many disciplines. Attendees are encouraged to get involved in as many of the events as they can, so today, right here at BON, we have the official events schedule for Daytona Bike Week 2017, straight from the American Motorcycle Association. Get a load of everything going on at this year’s Daytona Bike Week, below.
If you love cars as much as you love motorcycles, then the show coming up this weekend in Dallas, TX has your name all over it. D-Town is hosting the 57th Annual Autorama World of Wheels show this weekend, February 17-19, 2017, and the show will feature the best there is in cars and motorcycles, as well as several vendors, a huge indoor showcase, and a few celebrity appearances!
This weekend, February 10th, 11th, and 12th Maryland will host one of the nation’s biggest motorcycle shows! Hailed the biggest and best motorcycle show, the event will feature the newest 2017 motorcycle models, the latest in aftermarket performance, appearance, and safety products, a thrilling motorcycle competition, and much more! Hosted at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, the Timonium Motorcycle Show will have a massive indoor arena for you and your family to enjoy!
If you’re near Atlanta, GA and are looking for something fun to do this weekend, BON is dishing out all of the details on the Great American Motorcycle show, which runs this Saturday and Sunday, January 28-29, 2017 in America’s peach city. Atlanta is known for throwing some pretty epic parties, and this one more than caters to the ever-growing motorcycle community – boasting a brand new venue, 4,000 free parking spaces, a showcase of shiny new motorcycles, plus motorcycle parts, accessories, and everything you’ll need to get yourself going on the open road!
If you are a motorcyclist with a burning love for country singer Loretta Lynn, then we have the absolute best news for you today! The Nashville Bike Week 2017 Motorcycle Festival is a brand new event with a brand new venue this year – it will be held for an entire 10 days this coming September, at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch. This will be the first motorcycle rally to be held for this many days in over 60 years. Loretta’s ranch and camp grounds are located in the beautiful area of Hurricane Mills, Tennessee.
The Easyriders Bike Show Tour 2017 kicks off in less than two weeks, and here at BON we have all the information to get you involved in one of the most fun and riveting motorcycle tours in America! Rather than staying stationary, thousands of amazing bikes will be hitting the roads for Easyrider’s 2017 national tour. The tour sets up shop in several cities throughout the United States to bring to you the hottest metal out there today. The events include rocking live music, delicious biker babes, and some of the the finest motorcycle artists in the industry. Get the full schedule for the Easyriders Bike Show Tour right here on BON!
The O’B Bikers Motorcycle Club has some bikers with really big hearts. As a part of their 5th Birthday Celebration, the O’B Bikers visited a local school – the West Park Primary School to be exact – on November 5, 2016, and treated the children and staff to a delicious lunch, as well as a $10,000 donation, all in the name of stopping bullying. Bullying is a serious issue in schools across the world, and the OB Bikers Motorcycle Club is doing what they can to stop the epidemic of bullying.
The Toys for Tots Organization, in connection with the US Marines, kicked off the holiday season on two wheels on Sunday, October 23, 2016 in Albuquerque, NM with the annual Toys For Tots Motorcycle Run. Over 1,300 bikes participated in the run, raising much needed funds to support the Toys for Tots mission this year. The ride began at the Walmart at 460 Nm Hwy, #528 in Bernalillo, NM, and stretched nearly 20 miles to Thunderbird Harley Davidson at 5000 Alameda Boulevard Northeast, in Albuquerque, NM – where the after party of the run was held. I, being the luckiest gal on Earth, was able to participate in the run – my first ever – and I’ve got exclusive photos and videos from the event to share, right here. Special thanks to my good friend Alan for giving me the opportunity to participate with him in the run!
Spring riding season is in full swing! May is packed full of great motorcycle rides and events to attend. The weather is absolutely beautiful right now, so check out this list of wild and crazy rides and events to add to your calendar this month. Continue reading “8 Motorcycle Events To Attend This May”
Incredible footage from the “Blessing of the Bikes” event at Bald Knob Cross in Alto Pass, Illinois. Continue reading “Blessing Of The Bikes At Bald Knob Cross”