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UPCOMING EVENTS

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In this uncertain and ever-changing time, please check on your scheduled event for postponement or cancellation.

We look forward to a full season and seeing everyone on the road again.

Be well, stay safe and we'll ride this out together

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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 • 212-228-2894

2nd Tuesday - Cycle Gear Hicksville Bike Night, 137 N Broadway, Hicksville, NY

Every Wednesday • Bike Night at Rutt's Hut, 417 River Rd, Clifton, NJ

Every Thursday - Bike Night at Jumboland. 3-9pm weather permitting. Great Food and Large Parking lot to show off your ride. ALL WELCOME! Nightly trophy awarded. 438 Route 206, Branchville, NJ • 973-948-6802

3rd Thursday - Renegade Outlet Bike Night • 6-9pm. 511 Commack Rd, Deer Park, NY

JULY 2020

1523rd Anniversary Kids for Cancer Motorcycle Benefit Run. Sign in: 9-11:45am (Rain or Shine • Ride/Drive) Zippo/Case Visitors Center, Bradford, PA. $25/pp. Blessing of the Bikes @ Noon. Parade of Bikes through Bradford.120 mile cruise through the beautiful mountains of scenic northwestern PA, the Allegheny National Forest. Event pin to first 500. Awards and door prizes at end. Kids and Cancer Benefit Run t-shirt & Zippo lighter available. Take a chance on a custom 2020 HD Low Rider S-wint the 'Harley of Hope'. Preregistration/More info here.

17-19 • Black Diamond Rally by the Black Diamond Beemers. Chet's Place,885 Tizrah Rd, Uniondale, PA. $60 includes 2 nights camping, Fri/Sat dinner, coffee + campfires. PRE-REG ONLY. send fee to BD Rally, 135 Pierce Rd, Carbondale, PA 18407 by July 3rd. More info: 240-523-3637 or email Laura

20 • Tony's Track Days sponsored by Riding in the Zone Motorcyclist Training Non-Sportbike Day, Palmer, MA. Includes classroom sessions with Ken Condon and track time. This is not about 'how to ride' but 'how to ride better.' For full details and registration visit website.

21-25 • RESCHEDULED • Americade, Lake George, NY. Largest touring rally in the USA.

24-26Backroads Great Escape Weekend to State College, PA. Homebase: The Graduate Hotel, 125 South Atherton St. We promise you alluring and sexy roads, tempting and irresistible food and mouthwatering and tantalizing desserts. Yes Benjamin, we are trying to seduce you. Give in to your desires and book a room today • Rooms are $129 + tax (mention Backroads. Online code: 072420BACK) $8/night parking per spot (as many bikes in a spot as you want) But, if you don’t mind, this conversation is getting a little strange…how about we see you in State College?

24-26 • Soggy Bottom MotoFest 2020. 3-day Adventure and Dual Sport Rally at the Godspeed Event & Lodging., Port Matilda, PA. Included in registration: 5 catered meals, 4 rides with GPS files, beer, live music, bonfire and t-shirt. Tent and other bunking

26 • RESCHEDULED • Katie's House presents Dan & Mike's Place Charity. Sign-in: 9-11am Ridge Powersports, 725 Route 15N, Jefferson, NJ. KSU @ 11am. $20/rider • $15/passenger. Endsite: Angry Erik's Brewery, 2 Camre Dr, Newton, NJ $10 entry includes food, live band, silent auction, 50/50 and more. Don't ride? Show off your Classic Car at Angry Erik's. More info: 973-714-3584 or here

AUGUST 2020

2 • Ride for Kids Hudson Valley. Sign in: 8-9:30am / KSU 10am • $40 online registration / $45/day of event • Motorcyclepedia Musem, 250 Lake St, Newburgh, NY

9-12 • MotoVermont presents the MotoVermont 400, a four-day, 400 mile dual sport excursion around central Vermont. For full detail visit website

13-17 • Backroads Summer Squeeze I. DETAILS AVAILABLE HERE

20-23 • Touratech DirtDaze Adventure Rally. Stay tuned for schedule, registration and more.

21-23 • RESCHEDULED • Babes Ride Out East • Narrowsburg, NY. Tickets available here.

2-30 • RESCHEDULED • 97th Annual Laconia Motorcycle Week, Laconia, NH. World's Oldest Motorcycle Rally. Visit their extensive website for full details

27-30 • RESCHEDULED • Horizons Unlimited Virginia, Appomattox, VA. For everyone who dreams of adventure along the road less travelled. Join hundreds of like-minded adventurers and discover the thrills and joy of overland travel. Informative technical workshops on everything from tires to GPS to border crossings. Inspirational, amazing and often hilarious tales from the road, exhibitors and comaraderie. Full details and registration here.

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SEPTEMBER 2020

11-13 • Backroads Summer Squeeze Part Deux. Detais Available Here.

11-13 • RESCHEDULED • Morton’s BMW 10th and FINAL Spring Fling. A weekend of great roads, good food, awesome riding and terrific company, all at the historic and scenic Natural Bridge Hotel. Rally fee includes vendors, door prizes, route sheets, scavenger hunt poker run, Friday brats & brews dinner, Saturday catered dinner and guest presentation by the incomparable Elspeth Beard. Don’t wait! Register now www.mortonsbmw.com. For questions call 540-891-9844.

13 • 32nd Annual Harvey C. Irons Make-A-Wish New Jersey Ride hosted by the Blue Knights NJIX. Sign in: Vasa Park, Budd Lake, NJ • 9am / KSU 11am. Coffee/Donuts at sign-in. Scenic ride through Morris/Sussex Counties, vendors, lunch upon return, live band. $20/person. More info here.

13 • 37 Annual Italian Motorcycle Owners Club Rally, Hamilton Rod & Gun Club, Sturbridge, MA. America's biggest and longest running Italian motorcycle event. Featured machine: Tonti-framed Moto Guzzi LeMans (1976-1991). $10 admission to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. More info here.

16-20 • Catskill Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Festival, The Blackthorne Resort, East Durham, NY.A great weekend of motorcycle fun with rodeo games, wall of death, stunt jumpers, large vendor expo, bike show and builders, live music and more. Full details here.

21-22 • CLASS returns to Virginia International Raceway for two days of exceptional learning and riding fun. Join the crew from Backroads as we ramp up our riding skills and enjoy the beauty of VIR. Complete details and registration here.

20-23 • MotoVermont presents the MotoVermont 400, a four-day, 400 mile dual sport excursion around central Vermont. For full detail visit website

OCTOBER 2020

9-12 • Backroads Run to the Chincoteague Oyster Festival. Join us for this always fun time with 5 hours of everything oyster, hot dogs, adult beverages and more. The music of Island Boy will have you up and dancing. We’ll be at the Waterside Inn for 3 nights. ROOMS AND TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW but will certainly sell out so call now (there is no block of rooms for Backroads - first come, first served). Get your tickets online. Full information available on our Rally page. Plan early so as not to miss out - tickets and rooms do disappear quickly.

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