Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Tour Guide
Come experience the biggest and best motorcycle rally there is!
79th Annual Sturgis Rally August 2nd - 11th
Facts about Sturgis, South Dakota
Sturgis is notable as the location of one of the largest annual motorcycle events in the world, which is held on the first full week of August. Motorcycle enthusiasts from around the world migrate to this town during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The population during the year is 6,627. But Sturgis population during the rally swells to 500,000 people.
The story behind Sturgis is it was begun in 1938 by a group of Indian Motorcycle riders of the Jackpine Gypsies motorcycle club and was originally held for stunts and races. The club still owns and operates the tracks, hill climb and field areas where the rally is centered. The first event was called the “Black Hills Classic” and consisted of a single race with nine participants and a small audience.
Is Sturgis Worth The Trip?
O YEA IT IS!
Sturgis is April’s “Happy Place,” and every year has enjoyed it more than the last. The best part about Sturgis is that it truly feels like a home away from home.
Sturgis combines beautiful South Dakota Black Hills riding, unique daily events, big name live music, tons of vendors and overall a motorcycle comradely found no where else.
Truly an experience no motorcyclist should miss, and is one that April keeps coming back for.
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