MAY 2018

MAY—USA: Motorcycle Awareness Month all across the nation… ride extra safe and watch out for the cagers… they haven’t seen us on the roads for a while.

MAY 1: OH/KY/PA/WV—THE RIDIN’ ON 2018 RIDE-N-ROLL DICE RUN OFFICIALLY KICKS OFF TODAY!!! Get YOUR Passport book, start gathering points and get out there and RIDE! Over $20,000 in prizes & fun to do what you Love!

THRU MAY 20—WARREN, OH: 18th Annual Antique Motorcycle Exhibit, ‘The Motor’, at the Packard Museum, 1899 Mahoning Ave NW, $8 adult, $5 Sr 65+ & 7-12, U-7 free, w/ dozens of vintage American, European & Japanese bikes, 9 different motors tracing the evolution of motorcycle engines back to 1885 & more! Info: 330-394-1899

 1—MARYSVILLE, OH: Make It Fit Foundation’s Hope Matters Bike Night Kickoff & Bike Blessing at Benny’s Pizza, Pub & Patio, 968 Columbus Ave, 6-10pm, w/ live music, games, great food, vendors & more! Info: 937-644-0881

20th Thunder Beach Spring Motorcycle Rally

3-6—CHAMPION, PA: MDA Ride for Life Rally XXXI at Seven Springs Mountain Resort, 777 Water Wheel Dr, w/ daily rides, live entertainment, comedy show, demo rides & Resort Pub Crawl! Info: 

3—FLORENCE, KY: Bike Night for MDA at Quaker Steak & Lube, 8025 Action Blvd, 6-10pm, auctioning off prime parking spots for season, w/ live music, silent auction & more! Info: 859-282-9464 

3—TAYLOR, MI: Senoritas & Margaritas Bike Night at Motown H-D, 14100 Telegraph Rd, 5-9pm, w/ free beer, $5 Mexican meal, live music, Amigos Sombrero Toss & pin the tail on the donkey! Info: 734-947-4647

4-6—NELSONVILLE, OH: 4th Annual Southern OH Beemers Hopewell Road Rally at Happy Hills Campground, 22245 SR 278, $60 ea incl camping, dinners, awards, door prizes, movies, guided rides & more! RSVP:

4-5—CLEVELAND, OH: Women’s Moto Exhibit Ride & Photoshoot at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 4985 W 150th St, photographer Lanakila McNaughton will be at the dealership w/ an exhibit of her work, women’s ride & shoot! Info: 216-252-3111

4—FOSTORIA, OH: ABATE R-14 Motorcycle Awareness Rally at Courthouse Lawn, 213 S Main St, Noon, join us as Mayor Keckler & other special guests proclaim May as Motorcycle Awareness Month! Info: 419-937-4341 or 419-435-8282

5-6—WHEELING, WV: Saddle Sore 1000-Almost Heaven WV to Hell MI in 24 hrs, Sat 4am-Sun 6am, $80 ea, 18+ only, charity fundraiser for Make-A-Wish Foundation, w/ Iron Butt Assn certification. Info:

5—USA: 12th Annual International Female Ride Day! Any road, any place, anywhere you are, just get out there on your bike & REPRESENT!

5—USA: 31st Annual Run for the Son CMA National Event, make it a point to participate in the only fundraising event that CMA has, share the good news & make a difference! Contact your local chapter for the details on your local ride. Info: or some locals- Ashtabula, OH Forgiven Chp (440-344-1844), Crown Point, IN Chp (219-406-1103) & Florence, KY Circuit Riders Chp (859-363-1453)

5—BATAVIA, OH: Batavia Chrome Divas Int’l Female Ride Day at VFW Post 9630, 4283 Stoddard Ln # 1, KSU Noon, $5 donation to benefit YWCA Shelter. Info: 513-205-9552

5—TOLEDO, OH: WITW Women’s Int’l Ride Day to Margaritaville, meets at Meijer, 1500 E Alexis Rd, KSU 2pm, all welcome, riding to Sandusky, w/ cold drinks, laughter & fun! Info:

5—BEDFORD HTS, OH: Annual Blessing of the Bikes at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, 9am line-up, blessing at 10am, all motorcycles welcome! Info: 440-439-5300

5—NILES, OH, TARENTUM & CONNEAUT LAKE, PA: Int’l Female Ride Day Full Throttle Sisterhood Ride starts at Johnny K’s Powersports, 430 Youngstown Warren Rd in OH, Gatto H-D, 139 E 6th Ave in PA, or Street Track & Trail, 13723 Conneaut Lake Rd in PA, groups ride to New Castle H-D, then final ride to Landmark Hotel in Grove City, PA  for food, drinks, sisterhood & motorcycles! Info: 330-544-9696, 724-224-0500 or 877-786-8937

5—DETROIT, MI: Detroit Biker Girls 5th Annual Female Ride & Charity Event at Meijer, 1301 8 Mile Rd W, 9:30-11:30am, $15 ea, police escorted ride ends at Motor City H-D w/ fundraiser for homeless & high-risk young women. Info: 248-722-2241

5—SUNBURY, OH: ABATE State Motorcycle Awareness Rally 2018 registers at AD Farrow H-D NorthStar, 7754 Rt 37 (I-71 exit 131), Reg 9:30-11am, $5 ea, for parade & rally at our State Capitol for Motorcycle proclamation & more, ends w/ after party at Victory’s, 543 S High St in Columbus, w/ live music, special draw, food/drink avail & more fun! Info: or 614-286-7676

5—RICHWOOD, KY: CMA Circuit Riders Run for the Son at CCM of NKY, 10855 Dixie Hwy, Reg 10am-Noon, $10 solo/$15 cpl, ends in Erlanger w/ meal & door prizes. Info:

5—CHILLICOTHE, OH: Rolling Thunder Chp 3 John Lykins Memorial Ride at H-D of Chillicothe, 818-824 Eastern Ave, 11am-5pm, $10 solo/$15 cpl, benefits POW/MIA Awareness & local veterans support. Info: 740-500-1491

5—NEW CASTLE, PA: Lawrence Co ABATE Proclamation Run staging at Huggers-Muggers, 2650 Ellwood Rd, KSU 11:30am, police escorted ride to courthouse for reading of the proclamation at noon. Info:

5—FINDLAY, OH: 7th Annual Woods-Rossi Memorial Poker Run for MDA at Eagles Club, 4023 CR 220, Reg 10:30am-noon, $20 solo/$30 cpl incl shirt, ends w/ prizes, contests, 50/50, live music, food & fun! Info:

5—DOVER, OH: Int’l Female Ride Day Ride at Adventure H-D, 1465 SR 39 NW, 10am, ride to RNR City Harley to visit the incredible Women’s Moto Exhibit! Info: 330-364-6519

5—HUNTINGTON, WV: Cinco De Mayo at Black Sheep H-D, 408 4th St, 9am-5pm. Info: 304-523-1340 

5—NEW LEXINGTON, OH: Poker Run & Benefit for Dixie Quinn at FOE, 129 N Main St, Reg 11am, $10 ea, all welcome, paying funeral expenses, ends w/ food, Chinese & live auctions, 50/50, prizes & live music. Info: 740-707-9004

5—SMOCK, PA: ABATE Fayette Co Motorcycle Awareness Ride at White Tavern, 2072 Pittsburgh Rd, Reg 10-11:30am, $10 ea. Info: 724-787-4272

5—WAUSEON, OH: RAW (Returning American Warriors) to Hell & Back Fun Run & Bike Blessing at American Legion, 1105 N Shoop Ave, Reg 9am-noon, Free. Info: 

5—LONDON, KY: May Day Play Day at Wildcat H-D, 575 E Hal Rogers Pkwy, all day, w/ bike games, dyno Workshops all day & free pics of you & your bike! Info: 606-862-5656 

5—CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: Int’l Female Ride Day at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, 10am, ride to RNR City Harley to visit the incredible Women’s Moto Exhibit. Info: 330-535-9900

5—KALAMAZOO, MI: Red Arrow Riders Blessing of the Bikes at VFW Post 1527, 1920 E Kilgore Service Rd, blessing 1:30pm, $5 donation, benefits local veterans, w/ food avail, live music, vendors, 50/50 & more. Info: 269-349-7218

5—UPPER SANDUSKY, OH: Cinco de Mayo at Thiel’s Wheels, 350 Tarhe Trail, 10am-4pm, Poncho Koozie to 1st 40, w/ free taco bar (til gone), indoor beer garden, Tortilla toss & more fun! Info: 419-294-5520

5—BOWLING GREEN, KY: Taco ‘Bout a Party at H-D of Bowling Green, 251 Cumberland Trace, w/ Taco Bar (noon til gone) & store specials. Info: 844-234-6087

5—AUSTINTOWN, OH: 11th Annual Blessing of the Bikes at H-D Biketown, 5700 Interstate Blvd, 10am Waffle Wagon Food Truck for breakfast followed by blessing for all riders 12:15pm, w/ live music 1-4pm!  Info: 330-505-2000

5—LANCASTER, OH: Fairfield Community Health Poker Run at FOE, 1936 E Main St, Reg 10am-noon, $15 solo/$20 cpl, w/ food, raffles, 50/50 & auctions. Info:

5—WATERFORD, MI: Cinco de Mayo Party at ABC Harley, 4405 Highland Rd, 11am-3pm, w/ free nacho bar & prizes! Info: 248-674-3175

5—CINCINNATI, OH: Cinco De Mayo Celebration at Eastgate H-D, 699 Cincinnati Batavia Pike (Old 74), 12-4pm, w/ taco bar, free margaritas & hit the piñata to win a prize! Info: 513-528-1400

5—MORGANTOWN, WV: Cinco de Mayo Tacos & Test Rides at Triple S Harley, 7300 Willie G Ave, 11am-4pm, w/ taco bar, jumpstart, store specials & chance to win $150 Triple S bucks! Info: 304-284-8244

5—FRIENDSHIP, IN: Fire Dept Annual Poker Run at VFD, Reg 9:30am-noon, $25/unit, $5 poker hand incl meal, w/ silent auction & t-shirt sales. Info:

5—PADUCAH, KY: Cycle de Derby at Four Rivers H-D, 3005 Old Husbands Rd, 12-6pm, derby attire encouraged, w/ free FRHD tumblers to 1st 150, test rides, drawing $350 FRHD gift car, 24ft taco bar, Derby live streaming & much more! Info: 800-790-5636

5—HUNTINGTON, WV: Hot Doggin’ for Hoops Charity Motorcycle Ride at Black Sheep H-D, 408 4th St, Reg 9-9:45am, $20 solo/$30 cpl, benefits Hoops Family Children’s Hospital, w/ lunch, door prizes, t-shirts, 50/50 & much more! Info: 304-939-0597

5—MEDINA, OH: Cinco de Mayo at Stinger H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, noon til gone, w/ free taco bar & cold Mexican cheer! Info: 330-721-1702

5—FLORENCE, KY: Blessing of the Bikes at Crossroads, 828 Heights Blvd, Reg 11am-1pm, all welcome, choice of group ride or poker run, ends at Rabbit Hash w/ picnic, live music, 50/50 & more! Info: 513-731-7400

5—AVON, OH: Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd (Rt 611 & I-90), 11-3pm, celebrate with us, w/ taco bar, Mexican cheer, DJ, prizes, giveaways all day & more fun! Info: 440-934-5000

5—WABASH, IN: ABATE R-3 Wabash Co Early Bird Ride & Chili Cook Off at Moose Lodge, 169 E Market St, Reg 10:30am-noon, $10 ea, ends w/ free chili at cook off, bring a pot of chili & ride is free! Info: 260-804-4170

5—GENEVA, OH: Swordsmen MC 5th Annual Spring Steak & BBQ Blowout at Water St Bar & Grill, 55 Water St, 2-7pm, $20/dinner pre-sale only, incl steak or BBQ rib dinner, Margarita & tequila shot specials! Info: 440-983-7369 or 440-785-9417

5—CALIFORNIA, KY: Creekside Social Riders Derby Day Poker Run at Flintlock’s Bar, 3125 California Crossroads, Reg 11:30am-12:45pm, $15 ea, w/ food, live band, poker game & prizes! Info: 859-635-3288

5—XENIA, OH: Swap Meet at Buckminn’s D&D Harley, 1213 Cincinnati Ave, 9am-4pm, rain or shine, Buy-Sell-Swap bike parts, apparel, gear, home décor & more! Info: 937-376-3344

5—PIKEVILLE, KY: Bikers Against Bullies Ride at Mineshaft H-D, 114 Harley Dr, Reg 11am. Info: 606-433-0911

5—SEYMOUR, IN: ABATE R-7 Hillers Holler at FOE, 122 E 2nd St, Reg 11am-12:30pm, $15 ea incl meal, all welcome, ends w/ food, music, camping & more! Info: 812-216-3575

5—WHITEHALL, OH: Iron Brothers LEMC Chief Disario Remembrance Ride at Knights of Columbus, 4217 E Main St, Reg 10-11am, Free, w/ stop at cemetery, short service in Kirksville, ends at Hog Wild Bar & Grill. Info:

5—OLIVE HILL, KY: Fundraiser for Tyra at Gerad Maggard Memorial Children’s Charities, 362 Railroad St, Reg 12-1:45pm, $15 solo/$20 cpl, benefits medical expenses, ends w/ food & silent auction. Info:

6—CLEVELAND, OH: Final T-shirt Deadline for the 14th Annual Firefighters Memorial Ride to be held May 27th! NO Reg day of ride, must reg online or at local dealerships, after 5/6 reg only avail at Rock-N-Roll City H-D & will not incl shirt! Info: 440-263-8121 or

6—XENIA, OH: Annual Biker Blessing at Buckminn’s D&D Harley, 1213 Cincinnati Ave, Free, blessing begins 1:30pm, bring canned good donation for Schneider House Homeless Shelter. Info: 937-376-3344

6—MCKEAN, PA: ABATE of Erie Co 24th Annual Jeremy Grant Motorcycle Awareness Rally at The Valley Inn, 10107 Old Rte 99, 12pm, $5/bike, escorted ride w/ speakers & bike blessing, ends at Scooters Lounge for some fun! Info: 814-490-8531 or 814-725-5076

6—MUNCIE, IN: ABATE of Delaware Co 20th Annual Safety Awareness Ride at Muncie Central High School, 801 N Walnut St, Reg 11am-12:45pm, benefits Guardians of the Children, ends at Cheers. Info:

6—EASTLAKE, OH: Bikers Creed MC Blessing of the Bikes at Reformation Lutheran Church, 34730 Lake Shore Blvd, 12pm, w/ 10:15am worship service, coffee, donuts & ride to Geneva Strip. Info: 440-942-7166

6—BETHEL PARK, PA: ALR Blessing of the Bikes at St Valentine’s Church, 2710 Ohio St, Reg 10:30-11:45am, $20 solo/ $30 cpl, blessing 12pm, KSU 12:30pm, ends at American Legion w/ dinner. Info: 724-831-9608

6—MARION, IN: Blessing of the Bikes at Jesus Fellowship Family Church, 221 S Adams St, w/ 10am service, 1pm blessing, w/ Guardians of the Children presentation & food sales. Info: 765-664-7488

6—HARRISON, OH: American Federation of Riders 30th Anniversary Bike Blessing & Poker Run at Yeager Benson American Legion, 10700 Campbell Rd, Reg 10am-noon, $10 ea, ends w/ bike blessing, prizes, music, vendors & more fun! Info:

6—EVANSVILLE, IN: 30th Annual ABATE R-8 Blessing of the Bikes at Roberts Municipal Stadium, 2600 E Division St, gates open 8:30am, open to all, w/ ride ($5 ea), vendors, food/drinks avail, silent auction, prizes & more family fun! Info: 812-430-8070

6—AKRON, OH: Autism Awareness Poker Run at King Sportsman Tavern, 1402 W Waterloo Rd, Reg 10-11:30am, $15 solo/$25 cpl incl meal, ends w/ food, raffle baskets, music 50/50 & $100 to best hand! Info: 330-745-0110

6—WEST LAFAYETTE, IN: ABATE R-4 Tippecanoe Co Early Bird Run at American Legion, 4929 IN-43, Reg 11am, noon blessing, $5 members/$10 non, w/ rodeo, vendors & food avail. Info: 765-878-4691

6—MENTOR, OH: Mystery Ride at Western Reserve H-D, 8567 Tyler Blvd, join our GM for a ride to an undisclosed location to kick off the riding season! Info: 440-974-6900

6—JASPER, IN: ABATE R-10 Tim Fromme Memorial Ride & Bike Blessing starts at St Joseph’s Church, Hwy 231 & 10th St, Free Blessing 10am, ride $10 ea, ends at IN Motorcycle Safety Memorial. Info: 812-309-8382

6—TIONESTA, PA: CMA Bike Blessing at Word of Grace Full Gospel, 703 German Hill Rd, 3pm.

6—ELKHART, IN: 4th Annual Aiden’s Ride & Nelson’s Fundraiser at North End Cycle, 2426 Cassopolis St, Reg 9-10:45am, $20 solo/$30 cpl, ends w/ Nelson’s chicken dinner, music, kid’s games, raffles, 50/50 & cash bar. Info:  Info:

8—PORT CLINTON, OH: Special Rolling Bike Night at Moose Lodge #1610, 124 Buckeye Blvd, 6-9pm, w/ live music & 6 chances for key to win a customized Harley-Davidson! Info: 419-502-2250

9—SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY: Walneck’s Motorcycle Swap Meet at Bullitt Co Fairgrounds, I-65 & Rt 245 (exit 112-NE corner), indoor & outdoor pavilion, rain/shine, 8am-2pm, free pkg, $6 ea, U-14 Free, w/ all brands of motorcycles & parts, apparel, lots of vendors & fun! Info: 630-985-2097

9—FORT WAYNE, IN: CVMA 14-1a Dine to Donate for Veterans at Shigs in Pit BBQ, 6250 Maplecrest Rd, bring flyer & 15% of your bill benefits Combat Veteran Motorcycle Assoc, dine-in orders only. Info:

National Coalition Of Motorcyclists
32nd Annual NCOM Convention
Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel – Rooms: 251-438-4000
Info & Registration: 800-525-5355 or

10—TAYLOR, MI: Harley-Davidson 101 at Motown H-D, 14100 Telegraph Rd, 5-8pm, free, behind the scenes look at Harley, w/ jumpstart, 2018 models, beer, pizza & cookies! RSVP/Info: 734-947-4647

79th Myrtle Beach Spring Bike Week
Info: or 336-643-1367

11—WASHINGTON, PA: Ladies Night Out at Steel City H-D, 1375 Washington Rd, 7-9pm, Free, girls only game night w/ food & drinks, Jumpstart to try, tons of prizes & more! RSVP: 724-225-7020

12-13—LEXINGTON, KY: POW Flag 50 State Tour at Man O’War H-D, 2073 Bryant Rd, stop by & see this historic flag in the last stretch of its 50 State journey & give our POW/MIA’s the awareness & recognition they deserve! Info: 859-253-2461


12—BEDFORD HTS, OH: Indoor Poker Walk at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, 9am-5pm, Indoor game day, w/ collectible 115th Anniversary pin to 1st 50 & cash gift card prizes! Info: 440-439-5300

12—STURGIS, MI: 5th Annual Hogs in Ministry Biker Blessing & Bob Wiles Memorial Ride at Retail Warehouse, 1640 S Centreville Rd, Reg 10am, blessing 12pm, KSU 12:30pm, Free w/ coffee & donuts, ends w/ lunch for donation & door prizes. Info: 269-689-9351

12—CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: Highway to Heroes Ride at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, Reg 10-10:45am, $10 donation, ride to OH Veterans Memorial Park & OH Western Reserve Cemetery to honor our Veterans. Info: 330-535-9900

12—BEDFORD HTS, OH: Joann Vanni Memorial Benefit Spaghetti Dinner at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd in the Used Motorcycle Building, 6-10pm, $20 ea (all ages), w/ Chinese raffle, 50/50 & side boards, only 200 Tix avail! Info: 440-439-5300

12—MENTOR, OH: 4th Annual Iron Wings MC Dice Run & Pig Roast at QSL, 7834 Reynolds Rd, Reg 10:30-11:45am, $15 solo/$25 cpl, benefits Hospice of the Western Reserve Children’s Div, ends w/ food til gone, live music, 50/50’s & raffles!

12—MINGO JUNCTION, OH: 4th Annual Pick-N-Ride in Memory of Mike “Mags” Cicone at Rutt’s Cross Creek Tavern, 9am breakfast, KSU 11am, $15 ea incl 2 tix for bucket of your choice, w/ food, music, 50/50, gun raffle, Chinese & live auctions & more. Info: 740-512-2391

12—CLEVELAND, OH: The Hooley on Kamm’s Corners, Noon-8pm, w/ food, live music, activities & Smedley’s Bar & Grill in the center of all the fun! Info: 216-941-0124 

12—CLINTON TWP, MI: Spring Swap Meet at Wolverine H-D, 44660 N Gratiot Ave, 10am-4pm, shop, swap or sell, w/ riding gear, collectibles, parts & more! Info: 586-463-7700

12—CIRCLEVILLE, OH: 2nd Annual Motorcycle Show & Poker Walk, Downtown, 12-6pm, bike show Reg 10am-noon, $10 entry, Poker Walk at noon, $5 ea, benefits Pickaway Co Animal Shelter, w/ food trucks, trophies, vendors, live bands, dog adoption station & more! Info:

12—CIRCLEVILLE, OH: Bike Show After Party at Tootles, 117 E Main St, 7:30pm, $5-21 & over/$7-18 to 20 yrs, w/ DJ & live bands! Info: 740-497-4804

12—CLEVELAND, OH: Biker Blessing at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 4985 W 150th St, $5 donation, 10am Pancake breakfast & blessing at 11am. Info: 216-252-3111

12—DEFIANCE, OH: 10th Annual Motorcycle Awareness Parade at Northtowne Mall, 4th St, Reg 10:30-11:30am, KSU noon w/ Grand Marshall Mayor McCann, benefits Lily Creek Farms, ends at Lilac Festival w/ bike blessing, hog roast, live music, silent auction, poker run, face painting & more! Info: 419-785-6763

12—BRUNSWICK, OH: Lowbrow Customs Swap & Meet, 2873 Interstate Pkwy, Free, 9am-2pm, all ages welcome, bring motorcycle parts & gear to sell or swap (pre-reg:, w/ free swap spots, deep discount scratch & dent items, open box items & more! Info: 855-456-9276

12—CENTRAL INDIANA: ABATE R-3 Motorcycle Awareness Ride stops at 6 county courthouses for proclamations, Tipton 10:30am, Howard 11:30, Miami 12:30pm for lunch, Wabash 2pm, Huntington 3pm, Grant 4pm, ride in small groups or on your own. Info: 260-403-2379 or 765-438-7241

12—DALTON, OH: Soldiers for Jesus MC Biker Blessing at Living Water Church, 200 Kurzen Rd N, Reg 10:30am, 11am blessing, all welcome, w/ fellowship ride through Amish country. Info: 330-949-3708

12—SPRINGFIELD, MI: Spring Charity Poker Run at JB’s Whiskey Creek, 3905 W Dickman Rd, Reg 10:30-11:45am, $20/bike, $5 poker hand incl event pin & grand prize tix, ends w/ poker run winner, Grand Prize drawing, 50/50 & entertainment. Info: 269-830-6092

12—BOLIVAR, OH: 2nd Annual Antique Motorcycle & Motor Maids Group Ride at Marathon, 450 Canal St, KSU noon, all bikes must be at least 35 yrs old or you must be a Motor Maid to participate. Info: 330-204-2999

12—WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA: ABATE of PA District 1 Motorcycle Safety & Awareness Ride starts & meets at various locations/times for loop from South & North (Crawford Co 814-282-4592-Country Fair 11:15am/Venango Co 814-758-6704-Barkeyville T/A 1pm/Mercer Co 724-813-596-QS&L 11am/Venango Co-Courthouse 1:45pm/Warren Co 814-779-3033-Cabin in the Pines 12:45pm/Erie Co 814-490-8531-Lakeside Bar in Waterford 1:45pm. All will gather at Crawford Co. Courthouse at 2:30pm to be SEEN! At 3pm, courtesy of District 1, riders are welcome at Brass Mule Saloon in Meadville for wingz & thingz! Info: 814-282-4592

12—LANSING, MI: Inaugural 22 Veteran’s Ride at Blue Angels Clubhouse, 1121 May St, Reg 10am-12:30pm, $15 solo/$20 cpl, benefits Foundation 14, ends w/ party, food & 50/50. Info:

12—MEDINA, OH: Blessing of the Bikes at Stinger H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, 9am-noon, Free pancake breakfast w/ bike blessing at 12:30pm. Info: 330-721-1702

12—SAEGERTOWN, PA: Fire & Iron 110 5th Annual Olympic Tour at American Legion, 755 South St, KSU 11am, $20 solo/$35 cpl, benefits Crawford Co Special Olympics, ends w/ dinner & raffles. Info: 814-853-6431

12—SANDUSKY, OH: 8th Anniversary Celebration at Mad River H-D, 5316 Milan Rd, w/ Miss OH Bike Week competition, live music, bike blessing, burnout pit, Hot Harley Nights key giveaways, cupcakes by Kasi & more! Info: 419-502-2244

12—ZANESVILLE, OH: Steel Phoenix MC Bike Show at Lazy River Lounge, 2290 Old River Rd, 10am-5pm, w/ great bikes, food, music & fun. Info: 740-297-7662

12—LOUISVILLE, KY: Derby City Disciples Run for the Son at Bluegrass H-D, 11701 Gateworth Way, Reg 9:30-10:45am, $15 solo/$25 cpl, annual motorcycle ministry fundraiser, w/ bike blessings, food, door prizes & more! Info: 502-338-9407

12—TOLEDO, OH: HOG Bike Blessing at Toledo H-D, 7960 W Central Ave, all day, all makes & models welcome! Info: 419-843-7892

12—GOSHEN, OH: Bike Blessing at Freedom in the Wind Church, 1711 SR 28, Reg 11am-1pm, w/ ride, bike games, food, refreshments & door prizes! Info: 513-286-7096

12—BEREA, OH: Templar Knights MC Crusade 2018 at Tony K’s Bar & Grill, 841 W Bagley Rd, 7:30-10:30pm, $25 ea, benefits NEO Foundation for Patriotism, w/ music, food, draft beer, 50/50, Chinese raffle, door prize, gun raffle & more fun! Info:

12—DAYTON, OH: Blessing of the Bikes at Buckeye H-D, 7220 N Dixie Dr, noon. Info: 888-570-0246

12—DOVER, OH: Blessing of the Bikers at Adventure H-D, 1465 SR 39 NW, 10am blessing followed by pancake breakfast. Info: 330-364-6519 

12—EASTLAKE, OH: Operation STAT Game Show Night at Patrician Party Center, 33150 Lakeland Blvd, 6pm, $30 ea by 5/5, incl chicken dinner & open bar, contestant tix $5, w/ Chinese auction, side boards, raffles & a great time! Info:

12—COLUMBUS, OH: Leave A Mark Annual Biker Blessing, Toy Drive & Ride at AD Farrow H-D Downtown, 491 W Broad St, 10am-2pm, ride leaves 3pm, bring a new toy, be blessed & enjoy the ride, w/ free food, music, door prizes & more! Info: 614-228-6353 or

12—STOCKBRIDGE, MI: Two Wheels & Helping Hands Ride at Ransom’s Food Center, 1001 S Clinton St, KSU Noon, Min $10 donation incl chance to win DJI Spark Drone, help a young mom w/ 2 kids out of a dangerous situation, ride ends in Hell. Info:

12—WASHINGTON, PA: Sonny’s Bike Run at Old Trails Café, 669 E National Pike, Reg 11am-12:45pm, $20 solo/$30 cpl, benefits young boy battling leukemia, w/ food & auctions. Info: 814-515-5342


13—SOUTHINGTON, OH: Warren Buckaroo’s MC 38th Annual Mother’s Day Poker Run at American Legion Hall, 4200 Herner Co Line Rd (Warren-Burton Rd), Reg 11am-1pm, $10 ea, w/ prizes, food & fun! Info: 330-392-8290

13—WALTON, KY: KMA Mother’s Day Bike Show at Richwood Flea Market, 10915 Dixie Hwy, all bikes welcome, w/ DJ, door prizes, 50/50, vendors, trophies & fellowship! Info: 859-663-5675

13—MARIETTA, OH: Annual Mother’s Day Run at VFW Post 5108, 319 Pike St, Reg 11am-12:45pm, $10 solo/$15 cpl, all welcome. Info: 740-336-0918

13–FLORENCE, KY: Bike Blessing at Muggbee’s Bar & Grill, 8405 US-42, Blessing at 5pm w/ live band after, come start the season off right! Info: 859-371-9766

14-15—WASHINGTON, DC: Motorcycle Riders Foundation-Bikers Inside the Beltway, 10th Annual Michael “Boz” Kerr Memorial, join motorcyclists from across the nation for this day of grass roots activism! Info: 202-546-0983

Run For The Wall XXX

MAY 16-20—GRAHAM, KY: 18th Hawg Valley Spring Bike Rally, Corley Chapel Rd, $35 ea, 21+ only, w/ camping, bike show, World Famous Boogie Barn, field events, live bands, adult contests, bike games, charity poker run, wet T-shirt & Miss Hawg Valley contests & much more fun! Info: 812-660-0584

16—MILFORD, OH: Bike Night for MDA at Quaker Steak & Lube, 3737 Stonecreek Blvd, 5-9pm, auctioning off prime parking spots for season, w/ live music, silent auction & more! Info: 513-831-5823

21st Annual Aspen Cash Motorcycle Rally
Info: 575-973-4977 or

17—COLERAIN, OH: Bike Night for MDA at Quaker Steak & Lube, 590 Chamber Dr, 6-10pm, auctioning off prime parking spots for season, w/ live music, silent auction & more! Info: 513-923-9464

18-20—LOGANSPORT, IN: 27th Annual ABATE R-4 Pig Pickin’s Jamboree at Lee’s Woods, Deer Creek on SR 29 & SR 218, gates open Fri noon, $15 solo/$25 cpl, U-15 free, incl food, camping, live music, adult & kid’s rodeos & more family activities. Info: 765-543-2127

18-19—AVON, OH: 6th Annual Ladies Weekender at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd (Rt 611 & I-90), w/ breakfast & bike blessing, bling contest,4 rides to choose from, DJ & entertainment, 2 dinners & much more!  Info:

18-19—LEXINGTON, KY: 9th Annual Brother’s Keepers MC Burn Run at Proud Mary, 9079 Old Richmond Rd, Free, Fri-6pm-12am, w/ live band, bike contest & rodeo, Sat-12pm-12am, w/ poker run (KSU noon), live music & live auction. Info: 859-983-4230

18—TAYLOR, MI: 2nd Annual Iron Bandogs LEMC Time to Ride Party at Riverside Clubhouse, 21535 Van Born Rd, $10 all-u-can-eat dinner, 50/50, door prizes, bike show & fun! Info:

MAY 19–OHIO / INDIANA: American Dawgs Inaugural Poker Run & Pig Roast benefitting DAV starts at 6 spots-In OH at VFW 7570 Duwel Post, 9160 Lawrenceburg Rd, Harrison–Kiatta, 5938 Cincinnati Brookville Rd, Okeana–Jacki’s, 501 N Miami Ave, Cleves & Trio’s, 5744 Springdale Rd, Cincinnati. In IN at Klump’s, 9809 N Dearborn Rd, Guilford & Road House, 501 George St, Aurora, Reg starts Noon, $20 per Hand, $5 add’l rider-no hand, including Pig Roast Dinner & the Renegades live band, w/cash prizes, lots of fun & $10 late night after party! Info: Jim at 513-807-1867 or 

19—LEBANON, OH: Eagle Riders 6th Annual Bike & Rider Blessing at Eagles, 209 W Main St, blessing 11am-12:30pm, scenic ride leaves1pm, rain or shine. Info: 513-554-6259

19—BEDFORD HTS, OH: OBW Kick-Off Party at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, w/ free cook out 11am til gone, T-shirt specials & drawing for $500 SEHD gift certificate! Info: 440-439-5300

19—MORGANTOWN, WV: B.A.C.A. 2nd Annual Child Abuse Awareness 100 mi Ride at Triple S Harley, 7300 Willie G Ave, Reg 10am, bike blessing Noon, $15 solo/$25 cpl, ends w/ after party. Info:

19—COLUMBUS, OH: Thunder Tunnel for Komen Race for the Cure Breast Cancer Event at Broad St Bridge in front of Cosi, 333 W Broad St at 7am, or meets at Lowes Pkg Lot, 2345 Silver Dr, at 7:30am for escort ride there, to throttle cheer the walkers/runners, group breakfast buffet after event. Info: 614-228-6353 of

19—ERIE, PA: 5th Annual Cowabunga Run & Benefit in Memory of Jax Stone at H-D of Erie, 3712 W 12th St, Reg 11am-1pm, $10 ea incl poker run, after party & food, w/ entertainment, Chinese auction, raffles & cash bar. Info:

19—CANTON, OH: ABATE R-8 Look Twice Save a Life Run at Hide-A-Way Buffalo Grill, 4021 Mahoning Rd NE, Reg 11am-12:15pm, $10 solo/$15 cpl, ends at Vaughn’s, w/ cash prizes & music. Info: 330-243-4273 or 330-340-8882

19—WINTERSVILLE, OH: ALR 4th Annual Memorial Brick Run at American Legion 557, 1212 Two Ridge Rd, Reg 9-9:45am, $20 ea incl t-shirt & dinner, escort & place memorial bricks for our veterans at OH Veteran’s Memorial Park, ends w/ dinner, live music, Chinese auction, 50/50 & prizes! Info: 740-264-9196

19—FREMONT, OH: 2nd Annual Fallen Rider-Gary “Shifty” Stalnaker Benefit Ride at Shelluke’s Bar & Grill, 1673 E State St, 11am, Pre-pd $25 covers ride & dinner, all donations pay funeral costs.

19—SOUTH BEND, IN: ABATE R-1 St Joseph Co 4th Annual Mike Swadener Memorial Safety & Awareness Ride at Wal-Mart, 700 W Ireland Rd, Reg 10-10:45am, $10 ea, Free w/ new membership, w/ motorcycle safety checklist stations, children’s motorcycle adventure & more! Info: 574-300-5410

19—PROSPECT, OH: Chapel Hill House Poker Run at American Legion 368, 308 S Main St, Reg 9-11am, $25 solo/$30 cpl incl lunch, ends w/ BBQ dinner, 50/50, live auction, music & more! Info:

19—PIKEVILLE, KY: The Ride Home at Mineshaft H-D, 114 Harley Dr, staging 10am, escort the POW Flag 50 State Tour to Grundy, VA for Bike Blessing & Ceremony. Info: 606-433-0911

19—WASHINGTON COURTHOUSE, OH: Spring Swap Meet at Court House Customs, 839 Columbus Ave, 8am-4pm, free vendor space! RSVP/Info: 740-335-2466

19—DOVER, OH: Hog Wild at Adventure H-D, 1465 SR 39 NW, 11am-2pm, w/ charity sauce boss competition, vendors, tent sale, live music & Your Adventure Begins bonus keys! Info: 330-364-6519

19—CLINTON TWP, MI: Blessing of the Bikes at Kensington Church, 25000 Hall Rd, 11am-3pm, 1pm blessing, all welcome, w/ vendors, food avail, Hog chap, Jumpstart, giveaways & more! Info: 586-463-7700

19—CLEVELAND, OH: Armed Forces Day at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 4985 W 150th St, honoring our military all day, donate $5 to NEOPATS & get free lunch, active duty & veterans eat free. Info: 216-252-3111

19—ELLWOOD CITY, PA: 5th Annual Ride for Hope, Healing & a Future at Pine Valley Camp, 504 Chapel Dr, Reg 9-10:30am, w/ pastries, coffee & water, $25 solo/$40 cpl incl shirts & dinner, ends w/ live music, silent auction & raffles! Info: 724-822-3130

19—CANTON, OH: ABATE R-8 Look Twice Save A Life Run at Hide-A-Way Buffalo Grill, 4021 Mahoning Rd NE, Reg 11am-12:15pm, $10 solo/$15 cpl, ends at Vaughan’s Pub & Grill, w/ cash prizes & music. Info: 330-243-4273 or 330-340-8882

19—UPPER SANDUSKY, OH: Bikin’ For Boobies Cancer Awareness Run at Thiel’s Wheels, 350 Tarhe Trail, Reg 10am-1:15pm, $15 Pre-Reg by 5/15 incl event shirt, $20 day of, w/ chance to win VIP passes to OBW or Tix to Inkcarceration! Info: 419-294-4951

19—FREDERICKSBURG, OH: Armed Forces Day Poker Run at Fire & Ice Pub, 9260 CR 192, Reg 10am-noon, $15 solo/$20 cpl, benefits SAM Center, ends w/ food, games, music & more! Info: 330-465-3648

19—LONDON, KY: Panco Riders 2nd Annual Bike Ride & Fish Fry at Wildcat H-D, 575 E Hal Rogers Pkwy, Reg 10am, $10 ea, ride to Pnco Church for food. Info: 606-862-5656

19—NEGLEY, OH: 2nd Annual Ride for Autism at Middleton Twp Fish & Game Club, 50501 Richardson Ave, Reg 10:30am-noon, $15 solo/$20 cpl, ends w/ food, DJ, Chinese raffles & best poker hand prize! Info: 330-831-6194

19—RADCLIFF, KY: CVMA 16th Annual Spring Fling Motorcycle Ride at Boundary Oak Distillery, 2000 Boundary Oak Dr, Reg 8:30-10:30am, $20 ea, poker run ends w/ food, music, silent & live auction, 50/50 & more! Info:

19—XENIA, OH: Wheels Through Time Vintage Bike & Car Show at Buckminn’s D&D Harley, 1213 Cincinnati Ave, 11am-3pm, Free to show, accepting canned goods & cash donations for Schneider House Shelter, w/ trophies, tiki/hula era costume contest & more! Info: 937-376-3344

19—SANDUSKY, OH: Bikers Memorial Fund 25th Annual Party at American Legion Shelter House, 3615 Hayes Ave, $20 adv/+$5 gate, opens 9am, KSU after 10am dedication, w/ chicken dinner, shirt, live music, bike games, scholarship awards & cash prizes! Info:  419-502-2250 or 419-625-3274

19—WESTERVILLE, OH: 11th Annual CVMA Fisher House Run at Harry Buffalo, 6150 Sunbury Rd, Reg 9-11am, $15 solo/$20 cpl, escorted ride to OH Fallen Heroes Memorial, w/ live music, gun raffles & charity auction. Info:

19—GARDEN CITY, MI: 10th Annual Biker Blessing & Matthew Brotherton Memorial Cancer Ride at Merriman Rd Baptist Church, 2055 Merriman Rd, Reg 10am, blessing 2pm, $20 solo/$25 cpl, w/ food, music, bike show, vendors & prizes. Info:

19—NEW HAVEN, IN: 13th Annual Fire & Iron MC Ride for Life at Sports & Spirits, 1324 Minnich Rd, Reg 9:30-11:30am, $15 ea, benefits Hoosier Burn Camp, ends w/ food, live music, silent auction, vendors & raffles. Info: 260-466-5563

19—MENTOR, OH: 2nd Annual Harley’s & Heroes at Western Reserve H-D, 8567 Tyler Blvd, Bike Run Reg 9-10am, $20 ea incl lunch & t-shirt, benefits Purple Heart Homes, w/ all day music, veteran’s services, armed forces recruiters, 50/50, historic firearms & more! Info: 440-974-6900

19—KALAMAZOO, MI: Charity Ride Supporting Bronson Children’s Hospital at Senior Services of SW MI, 918 Jasper St, KSU 11am, ends at Perry H-D. Info: 269-329-3450

19—BEAVERCREEK, OH: Chrome & Speed Cycle’s Spring Bike Show & Open House, 3490 Dayton Xenia Rd, 11am-2pm, w/ free food, door prizes, trophies & lots of neat bikes! Info: 937-429-5656

19—BOWLING GREEN, KY: BACA 100 Mi Awareness Ride at H-D of Bowling Green, 251 Cumberland Trace, Reg 9-10:45am, $20 solo/$30 cpl, ends w/ free food & music! Info: 844-234-6087

19—ROME, OH: Blaze Run 2018 at McGinty’s Irish Pub, 5324 SR 45, Reg 11am-noon, $15 solo/$25 cpl, benefits young burn victim, ends w/ food, cash prizes, DJ, Chinese auction, 50/50 & more! Info: 440-204-9179

19—GREENSBURG, PA: Fallen Heroes Run & Run to Erase 21 at Z&M Harley, 6130 US 30, Reg 7-8:45am, $20 solo/$25 cpl, ends w/ food trucks, vendors, live music, raffles & more! Info:

19—GALION, OH: 4th Annual United Strengths Craig Taylor Memorial Poker Run at Owls Club, 239 Harding Way E, Reg 10-11:15am, $20 solo/$25 cpl, all vehicles welcome, ends w/ food, drinks, 50/50, raffles & prizes! Info: 419-543-5970

19—DRY RIDGE, KY: 2nd Annual Special Olympics of Grant Co Benefit Ride & Games at Piddle Park, Main St, Reg 11am-12:15pm, $15 solo/$25 cpl, ends w/ benefit, food, live music, raffles, silent auction, games, kid’s prizes, dunk tank & more fun! Info: 859-445-8228

19—JEANETTE, PA: ABATE of PA Westmoreland Co 2nd Annual Spring Poker Run at Altman Park, 11am-dusk, $10 solo/$15 cpl. Info: 724-493-8783

19—ASHLAND, OH: 13th Annual Multiple Sclerosis Benefit Poker Run at Eagles Club, 400 E Lake Dr, Reg 10am-noon, $15 solo/$20 cpl, ends w/ food & drink, raffles, door prizes & 50/50. Info: 419-685-0983

19—ADA, OH: Biker Strong-All in for Azraella Benefit Ride at VFW, 2147 SR 235, Reg 10am-noon, $10 solo/$15 cpl incl food & prize tix, benefits 15-month old battling cancer, w/ music, raffles, 50/50, giveaways & more! Info:

19—UTICA, PA: 7th Annual Armed Forces Poker Run at Utica Firehall, 3860 Academy St, Reg 10am-noon, $18 solo/$25 cpl, ends w/ food & beverages, American auction, 50/50, tattoo artist & more! Info: 814-673-9572

20—LA PORTE, IN: ALR Bikes 4 Tykes Poker Run at American Legion, 228 E Lincolnway, Reg 10am-noon w/ blessing, $15 solo/$25 cpl, open to all, ends w/ food, live auction, 50/50, raffles & more. Info: 219-362-3542

20—TOLEDO, OH: Travelers MC Sticky Chicken Run at Clubhouse, 8950 Dorr St, 12pm-10pm, come for the ride, stay for the food! Info:

20—XENIA, OH: ABATE R-6 18th Annual Blessing of the Bikes at Kil-Kare Raceway, 1166 Dayton Xenia Rd, 10am festivities & bike show, 1pm blessing, $3 solo/$5 cpl, benefits Ambucs/Greenebucs, w/ dignitaries, awards, live music & more! Info: 937-626-6958 or 937-999-7558

20—AUSTINTOWN, OH: 9th Annual Children’s Miracle Network Fun Ride & Poker Run at Biketown H-D, 5700 Interstate Blvd, Reg 10-11:45am, $20 solo/$25 cpl, ends in Lisbon w/ food, live music & Chinese auction! Info: 330-708-1363

20—WATERFORD, MI: Bikers for Boobies Run at ABC Harley, 4405 Highland Rd, Reg 10-11:30am, $12 ea, ride pin to 1st 150, observation ride ends at Shark Club w/ chance to win $250 gift card! Info: 248-674-3175

20—KENTON, OH: Blessing of the Bikes at Veteran’s Memorial Park, 15906 SR 309, 10am, w/ coffee, orange juice & donuts. Info: 419-674-2236

20—PRINCETON, IN: ABATE R-13 Awareness Ride at Lafayette Park Shelter House #5, Reg 9-10am (CST), $15 ea, Free w/ new or renewal membership, ends w/ lunch. Info: 812-489-1910

20—ADRIAN, MI: 34th Annual GWRRA Toy Run at Armory Event Center, 230 W Maumee St, Reg 10:30am-12:15pm, $10 solo/$15 cpl or new toy, open to all, w/ food, prizes, 50/50 & more fun! Info:

20—OREGONIA, OH: Iron Samaritan’s 10th Annual Bike Blessing at Fort Ancient, 6123 SR 350, Reg 10-11:45am, Free, free t-shirt to 1st 100, all bikes welcome, escorted ride ends w/ lunch, prizes & good times! Info: 513-563-0816

20—BRITTON, MI: 4th Annual Ride for Autism Fundraiser Ride at The Roadhouse, 132 E Chicago Blvd, 3-9pm, $5 ea incl meal (till 7pm), w/ hand-made quilt raffle, basket raffles, 50/50 & more fun! Info:

19—HARRISON, OH: Erin Marshall Memorial Ride at Drive Mixed Martial Arts, 10053 Simonson Rd, Reg 10-11:15am, raising awareness about domestic violence, benefits her children. Info: 513-432-3991

20—REYNOLDS, IN: 14th Annual ABATE R-4 Freedom Ride at Willoughby’s Country Crossroads, 214 W 2nd St (US 24), Reg 11am-12:30pm, $10 ea, open to all, 21+ only, ride to celebrate motorcycle safety & awareness month, ends w/live music. Info: 765-564-4902

20—CHARDON, OH: Rolling Thunder Patriotic Service & Bike Blessing at Chardon Sq, KSU 9:45am, all welcome, ride to Hambden Congregational Church, 13840 G.A.R. Hwy, for special service, followed by bike blessing, Young Marines & pot luck picnic, w/ burgers, hot dogs & beverages provided.

20—COLUMBIA CITY, IN: Old Fort MC Charity Ride at Old Fort Clubhouse, 4863 E Lincoln Way, Reg 9-10:45am, $15 ea incl meal, benefits Dare to Dream Youth Ranch. Info: 260-504-6388

21—CLEVELAND, OH: Monthly Steak Night at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 4985 W 150th St, 6-8pm, $10 ea benefits City Mission. RSVP by May 18. Info: 216-252-3111

22—FREMONT, OH: Special Rolling Bike Night at Tim’s Bar & Grill, 445 N Ohio Ave, 6-9pm, w/ live music & 6 chances for key to win a customized Harley-Davidson! Info: 419-502-2250

23—CLEVELAND, OH: Work Stinks Ride at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 4985 W 150th St, KSU Noon, play hooky & ride w/ us to a mystery location! Info: 216-252-3111

MAY 23-28—SANDUSKY, OH: 2018 Ohio Bike Week w/ 6 days of Ridin’, Rockin’ & Racin’ on the shores of Lake Erie incl Free concerts by Fuel, Jack Russell’s Great White, Phil Vassar, Kentucky Headhunters, Jasmine Cain, Jackyl, Mustang Sally & more great live acts, HUGE block party, Legendary Barrel House Saloon, stunt show, Bike Parade, vendors, bike shows, Broken Spoke Saloon Campgrounds, contests, rides & non-stop action w/ All Access VIP Pass to daily activities & much more! Info: 419-502-0022 or 

24—KELLEYS ISLAND, OH: Bike Week Dice Run at Kelleys Island Visitors Bureau, 240 E Lakeshore Dr, 10am-4pm, take an exciting tour of the island while collecting your dice rolls. Info: 419-746-2360

25-28—PIONEER, OH: 23rd Annual Hudson Leather Memorial Weekend Motorcycle Rally & Blessing, 14700 SR 15, N of Turnpike Exit 13, 9am-7pm, free all weekend, w/ Bike Blessing (Sun 1pm), charity fundraising, store-wide sale, bike show, food, live music & much more fun! Info: 419-485-8531

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25-27—SANDUSKY, OH: 9th Annual Fox Hole Swap Meet at Fox Cycles, 1011 Fremont Ave (RT 6), opens 9AM, w/ vendors, beer tent, used bike sale & more! Info: 419-621-5888

25-26—HOPEDALE, OH: 24th Annual Motorcyclists Memorial Re-Dedication Weekend, 48225 Rabbit Rd, opens Fri 9am, $13/wknd, w/ memorial ceremony, food, camping, vendors, bike rodeo, live bands & more! Info:

25—MONROEVILLE, OH: Hog Roast at Roeder Racing, 3684 US Hwy 20 W, 5-8pm, $5 ea, all-U-can-eat Hog roast & live music w/ Alan Carl. Info: 419-465-2247

26-27—OWINGSVILLE, KY: Sat-Remembering Veterans Dinner at Bath Co. VFW Post 7497, 417 Kendall Springs Rd, 5pm, all Vets (w/ DD-214 or VA card ID) & guest are welcome! Sun-Special Patriotic Service at Owingsville Church of God, 320 Slate Ave, w/ decorated Vietnam Veteran speakers, all welcome to meet these Heroes that helped keep the freedom we enjoy! Special area hotel & camping rates avail, mention Task Force Omega. Info: 859-585-5188

26—URBANA, OH: American Thunder MC Party on the Porch Veteran Benefit at Champaign Co Fairgrounds, 384 Park Ave, Gate opens 9am, $10 ea, U-12 free, w/ Benefit run 11am ($10 ea), live music, vendors, raffles, 50/50 & more family fun! Info: 937-243-8596

26—ADA, OH: 21st Annual ABATE R-14 Memorial Run starts at Tavern 101, 101 S Main St, KSU noon, $10 donation, ends at MAHRA Clubhouse in Caledonia. Info: 419-722-9941

26—SANDUSKY, OH: 5th Annual Pete Mayer Poker Run at Jack Daniels Barrel House Saloon, 101 E Shoreline Dr, Pre-reg $20 ea incl free shirt at Roeder Racing, $20 day of, 1st out 10am, benefits Wounded Soldier Fund & Sherry Geiss Beck Cancer Recovery Fund, ends at Roeder Racing w/ silent auction, then leave 3pm for George Roeder Parade! Info: 419-463-0597

26—ALEXANDRIA, KY: 2nd Annual Fallen Heroes Ride at The Bridge Church, 7906 Alexandria Pike, Reg 10-11:45am, $20 solo/$30 cpl, all welcome, w/ lunch, music, raffles & live auction! Info: 513-801-8055

26—WHEELERSBURG, OH: 6th Annual Jake Dillow Memorial Ride at 271 Mead McNeer Rd, 10:30am, all welcome, w/ food, 50/50 & donation bucket for nursing home vets. Info:

26—LOUISVILLE, KY: Covenant Riders Flags for Vets (Heroes) Escort Ride at Bob Evans, 10761 Fischer Park Dr, KSU 8:15am, group ride to Scottsburg to meet up w/ larger group bringing flags from Indianapolis. Police escort back to downtown Louisville, w/ ceremony, boxed lunch & placing 15,000 flags in honor of our Vets! Info: 502-235-0727

26—CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, PA: 12th Annual Danielle Mitchell Memorial Poker Run at American Legion Post 381, 24642 State Hwy 408, Reg 10:30am-1pm, $15 ea, benefits Make-A-Wish, ends w/ food, beverage, prizes, live music, Chinese auction, raffle for motorcycle tire or battery, 50/50 & t-shirt sales. Info: 814-873-1387

26—GENEVA, OH: Dirty Bones MC Summer Kick Off at The Boot (old Creekside), 3750 N Broadway, 5-9pm, $15 ea, w/ food til gone, live music, 50/50, live auction, door prizes & more! Info: 440-696-0595

26—ELIZABETHTOWN, KY: 6th Annual BBQ, Blues & Bikes Festival, Downtown, 12-10pm, w/ Thunder in Etown Motorcycle Ride (Reg 8am, $25 ea), live blues on 2 stages all weekend, contests, kid’s events, bike show, vendors, 2 beer gardens & 2 stages & much, much more! Info:

26—LAPORTE, IN: 31st Annual ABATE R-2 Spring Breakout at LaPorte Co Fairgrounds, 2581 State Rd 2, Reg 9am, free ride to Vietnam Traveling Wall, all welcome, Gates open 11am, $10 solo/$15 cpl, U-15 free, w/ live music, games, car show, camping, vendors & much more! Info: 219-916-6159


14th Annual Firefighters Memorial Ride

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27—VALPARAISO, IN: 30th Annual Spring Valpo-Fest Motorcycle/Car Show & Swap Meet at Porter Co Expo Center, 215 E Division Rd, 9am-4pm, $7 adult, U-12 free, w/ buy-sell-trades, bikes, parts, leather, food, beer, live bands, bike & car show, trophy awards, bike rodeo & much more!  Info: 800-800-6034

27—ASHTABULA, OH: CMRO R-13 Special Olympics Charity Run at Lake Shore Park, Rock Garden Pavilion, 1700 E 1st St, Reg Noon, $15 solo/$25 cpl, all welcome, w/ bike blessing, door prizes, 50/50, food & fun! Info: 440-969-3052

27—PIKEVILLE, KY: Annual Thacker Memorial Ride for Life at Annie E Young Cemetery, 4964 Chloe Rd, Reg 1-1:45pm, $10 ea/$20 incl shirt, poker run ends w/ food & entertainment. Info: 606-433-0911

27—SOUTH HAVEN, MI: Memorial Weekend Veteran’s Poker Run at American Legion, 129 Michigan Ave, Reg 10am-noon, $10 ea, w/ lunch, raffles, 50/50, silent auction & prizes. Info: 269-637-3395

27—CANAL FULTON, OH: 8th Annual Ride for the Animals Poker Run at Canal Boat Lounge, Reg 11am, $20 solo/$10 cpl, all vehicles welcome, Free shirts for 1st 50 check-ins, w/ prizes, food & entertainment! Info:

27—LAFAYETTE, IN: Memorial Day Remembrance Ride at Hunter’s Moon H-D, 225 Progress Dr, Reg before 10:45am, Free, all welcome, ride to IN Veteran’s Home for guided tour, ends w/ free lunch. RSVP: 765-588-6721

28—USA: Honoring & Remembering ALL of our Defenders of Freedom, past and present, who answered the call to Protect this GREAT Nation!

28—SANDUSKY, OH: Ohio Bike Week World Record Poker Run Attempt at Mad River H-D, 5316 Milan Rd, 9am-9pm, $12.61 ea, 18+ only, incl breakfast, dinner & after party, choose from 3 routes, w/ cash prizes, free food, live music & shirt sales! Info: 419-502-2244  

28—MORGANTOWN, WV: Memorial Day at Triple S Harley, 7300 Willie G Ave,12-3pm, $5 donation for food benefits Operation Welcome Home (military eat free), blood drive (9:30am-2pm), live music & more. Info: 304-284-8244

31-JUNE 3—SANDUSKY, OH: 5th Annual Trikeapaloosa at Camp Sandusky, 3518 Tiffin Ave. Info: 330-336-5191

JUNE 2018


1—FAIRFIELD, OH: Fire & Iron Station 133 “Be Our Voice” Charity Concert at Rick’s Tavern & Grill, 5955 Boymel Dr, 7pm-2am, $5 ea, benefits Parachute Butler Co CASA, w/ My Sister Sarah band & 50/50! Info:

2-3—SHELLSVILLE, PA: ABATE Freedom Weekend Camping at VFW Picnic Grounds, I-80 exit 77, $20 ea, w/ vendors, bike show, live music & more! Mon-10:30am Ride as a group to Motorcycle Rights Rally at State Capitol in Harrisburg. Info: 717-731-8955

2—GENEVA, OH: Guardians USA Vets Blue Chap Pig Roast at The Boot (was Creekside), 3750 N Broadway, Reg 10-11:45am, $15 solo/$25 cpl, benefits veterans in need, ends w/ food, live music & party! Info: 440-344-9099

2—CINCINNATI, OH: 3rd Annual Ride to Stop Child Abuse at Cycle Specialties, 6175 Harrison Ave, Reg 10-11:45am, ends w/ after party, live music, raffles & 50/50. Info:

2—MECCA, OH: Santa’s Bad Elves Bug Run for Terminally Ill Children at Yellow Dog Saloon & Grill, 2242 Greenville Rd. Info: 330-770-1267

2—LONDON, KY: Bikers Riding 4 a Cause-United Against Child Abuse at Wildcat H-D, 575 E Hal Rogers Pkwy, Reg 10-11:45am, $25 solo/$35 cpl incl t-shirt to 1st 100, ride Rattlesnake Trail to Pulaski Co Park for a meal. Info: 606-875-9785

2—UPPER SANDUSKY, OH: Car & Motorcycle Show at Thiel’s Wheels H-D, 350 Tarhe Trail, 11am-3pm, Free entry, open to all makes & models, w/ trophies, participant dash plaques & chance to win new H-D Street Glide! Reg/Info: 419-294-4951

2—DAYTON, OH: 2nd Annual Call to Duty Ride w/ USAMC at Buckeye H-D, 7220 N Dixie Dr, Reg 10:15-11:45am, $20 solo/$30 cpl, police escorted ride benefits Montgomery Co Sheriff Deputy Brian Conley. Info: 888-570-0246

2—BLUEFIELD, WV: R.I.S.E for the Ride at Cole H-D, Reg 11:30am-1:15pm incl lunch, $25 ea to create Mercer Co Domestic Violence center, ends at Princeton Elks w/ dinner, silent auction & 50/50. Info: 304-922-7350

3—WARREN, OH: 9th Annual Support the Troops Poker Run at Big Mike’s Club, 2357 N Park Ave. Info: 330-880-7592 

3—PINCKNEY, MI: 11th Annual CMA Blessed in Hell Bike Blessing at Hell Creek Ranch, 10866 Cedar Lake Rd, gates open 10:30am, blessings every hr 11:30am-2:30pm, $10/bike, benefits Veterans Helping Veterans program, w/ live band, ride-in bike show, vendors & more fun! Info: 734-216-0647 

2018 Americade AMA National Rally
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4—HARRISBURG, PA: ABATE Motorcyclist Rights Rally at State Capitol, starts noon, free commemorative patch to 1st 800, celebrating 15th anniversary of the passing of PA’s Helmet Modification Bill. Info: 717-731-8955 or

5—HURON, OH: Special Rolling Bike Night at Harbor House, 123 Main St, 6-9pm, w/ live music & 6 chances for key to win a customized Harley-Davidson! Info: 419-502-2250

23rd Annual Republic Of Texas (ROT) Biker Rally
Travis County Expo Center

8-10—CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: Akron Founders Day Weekend at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, 12-4pm, join us for a cookout daily & pin where you’re from on our map! Info: 330-535-9900

8—CHARLESTON, WV: 7th Annual Capitol City Biker Bash at Haddad Riverfront Park, Randolph St, Free, all riders welcome, w/ concerts, great food, vendors, poker run, cash prizes, bikini contest, bike show, Hospice ride, stunt show & much more! Info: 304-444-4165

95th Annual Laconia Motorcycle Week
Laconia Motorcycle Rally & Race Week Assn: 603-366-2000

16—MASSILLON, OH: 4th Annual F.A.T.H.E.R.S. Motorcycle Poker Run & Community Event to raise awareness of the Heroin Epidemic, run starts at Massillon Stadium Park,  301 19th St SE, Pre-reg online $20 solo/$25 cpl, reg 9am-10:30am day of at $25 solo/$30 cpl, cars $25 solo/+$5 ea passenger, ends at Stark Co. Fairgrounds for rally & community event, $5 ea for non-riders, w/ food, live music, raffles, exhibitors & much more! Pre-reg/Info: or