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UPCOMING EVENTS

EVERY MONTH - WEATHER PERMITTING

Every Tuesday • Two Wheeled Tuesday at Spiegel Restaurant • 26 1st Avenue, NYC. An eclectic gathering of motorcycles served with multi-cuisine meals. Kick some tires, have some couscous, enjoy the crowd • www.spiegelnyc.com • 212-228-2894

Every Tuesday • Bike Night @ The Ear Inn, 326 Spring St, NYC

Every Thursday • Bike Night at the Chatterbox Drive-In, Rtes. 15/206, Augusta, NJ. Tire kicking, good food and friends • www.chatterboxdrivein.com

Every Saturday May thru October • Bergen County Harley Davidson Saddle Up Saturday. 9am for coffee and bagels. Ride departs at 10am. Return to the dealership for FREE food and music. Proper attire MUST be worn! No shorts or sneakers. BCHD, 124 Essex St, Rochelle Park, NJ • 201-843-6930 • www.bergenharleydavidson.com

NOVEMBER 2017

18 • 5th USMC Toys for Tots ride by the Tier Rats Law Enforcement MC. Sign in: Miller’s Ale House-Deer Park, NY @ 8:30/KSU 11am sharp; Endsite: Miller’s Ale House, Levittown, NY. $15/pp with unwrapped toy; $20/pp w/out toy • www.tierratsmc.com

DECEMBER 2017

1-3 • Progressive International Motorcycle Shows - Jacob Javits Center, NYC • Friday: 2-8pm • Saturday: 9:30a-8p • Sunday 10a-5p • $20/adult; 11 and under FREE • www.motorcycleshows.com

FEBRUARY 2018

9-11 • Timonium Motorcycle Show with expanded Travel, Touring & Adventure Riding Feature Section. Presentation all three days by some of the world’s most famous adventure riders like Lisa & Simon Thomas, Alisa Clickenger, John Jesson of Ayres Adventures, Rob Beach of Beach’s Adventures and Sam Manicom…to name a few. Maryland State Fairgrounds, timonium, MD • www.cycleshow.net • 410-561-7323

23-25 • Progressive International Motorcycle Shows - Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C. Friday: 3-7pm • Saturday: 10a-8p • Sunday 10a-5p • $16/adult; 11 and under FREE • www.motorcycleshows.com

MARCH 2018

11-20 • BACKROADS OF ECUADOR TOUR • Join a VERY small group of Backroads’ readers for an amazing tour with Court and Sylvain (and Salina the Wonder Dog) of Ecuador Freedom Bike Rentals. See page 44 or visit their website for full details, pricing and availability • www.FreedomBikeRental.com

MAY 2018

16-21 • BACKROADS SPRING BREAK • It is time to plan for the return of great riding weather. This year will be the 20th Anniversary of our Rallies, and we hope to make it another great trip, with a bonus day at beginning and end • BOOK EARLY - ROOMS ARE LIMITED. Heading south to VA and WV, you can find all the details on page 45 or visit www.backroadsusa.com/rallies.html

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POLAR BEAR GRAND TOUR 2017-18

It is not necessary to be a member of the Polar Bear Grand Tour to do these rides. Polar Bear cancellations & updates will be posted on the website • www.polarbeargrandtour.com • Sign-in is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. unless otherwise posted.

10-29-17 • CAPE MAY V.F.W. post #386, N.J. 419 Congress St., Cape May, N.J. 08204 Ph# 609-884-7961

11-5-17 • IRISH EYES PUB, 213 Angler's Rd. , Lewes, DE 19958 • 302-645-6888

11-12-17 • THE EAGLES, 350 Woodside Lane, Bridgewater, NJ • (908) 526-9898

11-19-17 • De THOMASI's EAST 5 POINTS INN, 580 Tuckahoe Rd & Landis Ave., Vineland, NJ 08360 • 856-691-6080

11-26-17 • HILLBILLY HALL, 203 Hopewell-Wertsville Rd, Hopewell, NJ 08525 • 609-466-9856

12-3-17 • MONTGOMERYVILLE CYCLE, 2901 Bethlehem Pike Hatfield, PA 19440 • 215-712-7433

12-10-17 • APPALACHIAN BREWING CO., 50 West 3rd Ave., Collegeville, PA 19426 • 484-973-6064

12-17-17 • THE CABIN, 984 Route #33 Howell, NJ 07731 • 732 462-3090 • CHRISTMAS PARTY. BRING A TOY FOR THE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (do NOT wrap present).

1-7-18 • THE TILTED KILT, Brunswick Square Mall 755 Route 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 • 732-257-5458

1-14-18 • RHODES NORTH TAVERN, 40 Orange Turnpike, Sloatsburg, NY 10974 • 845 753-6438

1-21-18 • PIC-A-LILLI INN 866 Route 206 Shamong NJ 08088 • 609 268-2066

1-28-18 • UPSTREAM GRILLE, 161 Rte. 181, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849 • 973-663-2222

2-4-18 • THE FRANKLIN HOUSE TAVERN, 101 North Market Street, Schaefferstown, PA 17088 • 717 949-2122

2-11-18 • O'Connor's American Bar & Grill, 1383 Monmouth Rd, Easthampton TWP, NJ • 609 261-1555

2-18-18 • THE EXCHANGE, 160 E. Main St., Rockaway, NJ 07866 • 973-627-8488

2-25-18 • HOOTERS, 25 Rte 23 South, Wayne, NJ 07470 • 973-837-1876

3-4-18 • BAHRS LANDING, 2 Bay Ave., Highlands, NJ 07732 • 732-872-1245

3-11-18 • LIGHTHOUSE TAVERN, 397 Route 9 Waretown, NJ 08758 • 609-693-3150

3-18-18 • LONG VALLEY PUB & BREWERY, 1 Fairmount Rd., Long Valley, NJ 07853 • 908-876-1122

3-25-18 • THE CHATTERBOX, #1 Rte 15 South, Augusta, NJ 07822 • 973-300-2300

4-8-18 • BRIAN'S HARLEY-DAVIDSON, 600 S. Flowers Mill Rd., Langhorne PA 19047 • 215 752-9400

4-15-18 • THE HICKORY BBQ SMOKEHOUSE, 743 Route 28, Kingston, NY 12401 • 845-338-2424

4-22-18 • PLUMSTED GRILL, 457 Rte. 539, Cream Ridge, NJ 08514 • 609-758-5552

4-29-18 • CAPE MAY V.F.W. post #386, N.J. 419 Congress St., Cape May, N.J. 08204 • 609-884-7961

5-5-18 • END OF THE SEASON GET-TOGETHER - At The Pic-a-Lilli Inn, starting @ 11:30 AM. The rain date would be May 12, 2018; same time. Cost to Members: $6.00 per person. You must get an arm band from your flight leader.

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