Northwest Events Calendar – May 2013

Northwest Motorcycle Events Calendar

May 2013



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WA* LEGEND H-D 6TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY. CINCO DE MAYO STYLE. 11-3pm. BBQ & music, Free nachos. Raffles, prizes, more. Legend Harley-Davidson, 9625 Provost Rd NW, Silverdale, WA. 360 698 3700.  (See ad pg 13)

WA* NORTHWEST HARLEY-DAVIDSON WOMEN’S RIDE. Starts 9am w/coffee & donuts. 2 hr led ride. Ends at Northwest Harley-Davidson, 8000 Freedom Ln NE, Lacey, WA. 360 705 8515. (See ad pg 11)

WA* “5TH ANNUAL RIDE AROUND THE CANAL” BY WARRIOR BROTHERHOOD MC. Reg 8am. $15/5. bkfst $5. mega prizes raffles, 50/50, lunch. JR’s Hideaway, 22540 NE Rt 3, Belfair. Info: Deck Ape

WA* FIRST ANNIVERSARY BLESSING OF THE BIKES RALLY. 10am -6pm; $15/rider, $10/passenger; blessing, 2 hr ride, bike games, ride pin, bikini bike wash; American Legion Riders Post 141, 14096 SR 525, Langley. Contact Ed Popielarski 949 581 6601 or

MAY 4-5

WA* ABATE OF WA IRON HORSE TRAIL MOTORCYCLE SHOW. Benefit Red Cross & FISH; Bring 1 can of food for FISH Food Bank; Sat run, live music & camping ($5 fee); Sun bike show ($10 competition fee), vendors, live music, Seattle Cossacks. Red Horse Diner, Ellensburg, WA. Contact Faye 509 925 5139 or

ID* SPRING MOTORCYCLE SWAP MEET AND SHOW. 9:00 am, public $2, vendors $10, support motorcycle awareness, food and drink avlb Charlie’s Acres, 2555 W.Hwy 53, Rathdrum (4 mi east of Rathdrum on 53). Glen 208 667 3668

MAY 11

WA* SOUND HARLEY-DAVIDSON ANNUAL LADIES RIDE & LUNCHEON. 10am. RSVP via website. Ride rain or shine. Sound Harley-Davidson, 16212 Smokey Pt Blvd, Marysville, WA. 360 454 5000. (See ad Inside Front Cover)

WA* 4TH ANNUAL JURGZ WOMEN’S MOTORCYCLE CONFERENCE. 8am-5pm; $30 (cash only); Just Us Girl RiderZ Women’s Motorcycle Conference is a hands-on event to provide: step-by-step basic maintenance, intro to tools & usage, overview on equipment & safety, more TBA; rain or shine at Eagle Leather, 1407 Auburn Way S, Auburn; “We hope to provide tools to give women confidence and independence to work on their own motorcycles.” – Corky Davis, JURGZ founder and conf presenter.  Looking for another presenter – please notify us if you are, or know of a wrencher, customizer or worker in the industry.  Contact Corky Davis

WA* 9TH ANNUAL RIDE FOR FALLEN RIDERS. 9:30 sign-up, 10:30 ride starts, $25, Northwest Freedom Riders MC. great ride, meal and entertainment at end, door prizes, Legend Harley, Silverdale, WA. Mark Austin 360 297 7337

WY* CODY ABATE CYCLE SWAP MEET. 8:00-5:30, Booth cost $10 member, $15 non, Benefits Cody ABATE, National Guard Armory, 2626 Duggleby Dr, Cody, WY. 812 890 3248

MAY 16

WA* LEGEND H-D GARAGE PARTY. 5-7pm. Legend Harley-Davidson, 9625 Provost Rd NW, Silverdale, WA. 360 698 3700.  (See ad pg 13)

MAY 18

WA* 11TH ANNUAL RUN FOR THE BORDER (RFTB). Reg 7:30am to 9:45am, KSU 10am; $10/rider,$5/passenger; benefits Light House Ministries & Solomon’s Porch; ride along Columbia River to Oroville; raffle; ride pins and T-shirts avlb for purchase;  Food Pavilion pkg lot, 149 Easy Street, Wenatchee. Contact Bill, 409 665 8968

WA* APOCALYPSE MC’S 1ST ANNUAL UPRISING PARTY. $5 cover; live music by The Dolly Rottens, prizes; Flights Pub, 7601 Evergreen Way, Everett; Contact Midnight 206 307 4422

WA* BENEFIT RIDE FOR WASHINGTON STATE VETERANS HOMES. 9:00 am, $15/bike, Northwest Harley-Davidson, 8000 Freedom Ln NE, Lacey, WA. Buck Torske 360 529 1417

WA* MT ST HELENS ERUPTION MEMORIAL RUN. Leaves 10am. No fee. Gateway Food & Fuel, 1178 Mt St Helens Way, Castle Rock. All motorcycles & cages. Info: Brian 253 2092439

OR* BACA BLUE MOUNTAIN CHAPTER 100 MILE RIDE. Reg 10:00 am, KSU 12:00 noon,; $20/rider, $25/2up; benefits Bikers Against Child Abuse. 50/50 raffle & door prizes. Cadillac Jack’s Bar and Grill, 1703 SW Emigrant Ave, Pendleton, OR. Contact Blaze,

MAY 24-27

OR* FOSSIL CAMP OUT BY ABATE OF OR. Gate open noon Fri. members $$30, non $ 35, plus $5 at gate. Bear Hollow Co Park, 6 mi So of fossil on OR 19. info:  Howie 503 791 2862

MAY 25

WA* PUGET SOUND LADIES OF HARLEY BENEFIT RIDE. Reg 10am; $10/card; open ride to benefit local food banks; Sound Harley-Davidson, 16212 Smokey Pt Blvd, Marysville. Contact Chere McCall,

WA* ABATE OF WA ANNUAL MYSTERY RUN. 9:00 am breakfast, KSU 10:30; Biscuits and gravy at Right Spot, 5119 Pacific Hwy E, Fife. Noel Ortiz 206 218 4812,

WA* “FAMILIES OF THE FALLEN” BY ROAD DAWGS MC TACOMA CH. Reg 8am. $10 per bike. Ride to Law Enforcement Memorial in Olympia for ceremony, 50/50 drawing. Proceeds to WA COPS. Destination Harley-Davidson, 2302 Pacific HWY east, Fife, WA. 253 922 3700. info:

MAY 26

WA* ANNUAL FRED ROSS MEMORIAL RUN TO HONOR OUR VETERANS. 9am. needed items: universal remote controls, phone cards, socks, framed pictures, new movies, music, DVD/CD. Postage stamps, and CASH. Ride to RETSIL VETS HOME. Starts and returns to: Legend Harley-Davidson, 9625 Provost Rd NW, Silverdale, WA. 360 698 3700.  (See ad pg 13)

MAY 29

WA* DOWNTOWN H-D GIRLS GARAGE PARTY. 6-8pm. This is a free event. RSVP:  Downtown Harley-Davidson, 3715 East Valley RD, Renton, WA. 425 988 2100 (See ad pg 2)




SPRING MOTORCYCLE SWAP MEET AT JR’S HIDEAWAY. Free admission. All ages welcome. Rain or shine. JR’s Hideaway, 22540 NE State Route 3, Belfair, WA. 360 275 4547 (See ad pg 6)

WA* BOOZEFIGHTERS MC BLOOD, SWEAT & BEERS RUN. Doors open 9 am, KSU 10 am; $15 entry, $5/passenger (includes entry to Kustom Kulture Fest, Clearwater Casino); 50/50 donation to Wounded Warrior Project; Start at Our Place B&G, 9322 Silverdale Way NW, Silverdale; Contact Boozefighter Casper

WA* BIKE BLESSING. 10am. Downtown Harley-Davidson, 3715 East Valley RD, Renton, WA. 425 988 2100 (See ad pg 2)


WA* “PUTS FOR MUTTS” BENEFITS VETS HELPING HEROS. (providing service dogs for disabled veterans) reg 9-1030am. $10/$5. Sponsored by Brothers in Arms MC, West Sound ch. Legend Harley-Davidson, 9625 Provost Rd NW, Silverdale, WA. 360 698 3700.  Info: Todd 360 710 6446

OR* CLEAN & SOBER MC ANNUAL POKER RUN. 9am; BBQ, raffle, great prizes; Start Greg Coen Motor Co, 151 Main St, Springfield; end CSMC Prez Tom “Turtle” Overton’s place; Contact Eric “The Hat” 541 246 0125 or

WA* “HEARTS TOWARD HOME” BY THE WARRIOR BROTHERHOOD. Reg 9:30-10:45 am; $15/rider, $5/passenger; over $3000 prizes to be raffled. Sound Harley-Davidson, 16212 Smokey Pt Blvd, Marysville, WA. Al ‘Spud’ Calderwood 425 356 2088 or

JUNE 10-16

WA* MARYMOUNT MOTORCYCLE SHOW. 10am-5pm each day; $15 admission; All-club motorcycle show, antiques and special cycles; Marymount Event Center, Tacoma; Info or 253 272 2336

JUNE 13-16

WA* ABATE OF WASHINGTON SPRING OPENER. Camping, live music, vendors, scavenger hunt, bike games, tattoo contest, bike show, more. Bike giveaway Sat night – raffle tickets $10, go to: for ticket info. Everyone 21 & over welcome. Spring Opener Advance tickets $35 ABATE members, $40 non-members. Pay at gate add $5. RV spaces $40 w/hookups. info:  click on Spring Opener, Events tab. Silver Ridge Ranch – 182 Silver Ridge Ranch Rd., Easton, WA. – Exit 70 off I-90. (See ad pg 19)


WA* FATHER’S DAY EVENT. Shopping at Columbia Motorcycle, for the father who’s into Harleys. Free lunch, polish dogs w/all fixin’s, Jason’s infamous chili. Columbia Motorcycle, 1314 NE 102nd St, Vancouver.  Contact Jason Rodgers, 360 695 8831 or


WA* WEST RICHLAND ‘HOGS & DOGS.’ 4 – 10pm. Motorcycle raffle tickets $10. 2013 Victory Boardwalk.  Bands, food, vendors, more. Bombing Range Complex, West Richland. See ad Page 25

WA* 13TH ANNUAL “RIDE FOR LIFE” Benefits inland NW CANCER PATIENT CARE. 9am. $25 incl T, Pin, BBQ & entertainment. Ride around Lake Cour D Alene. Start at Lawrence’s Motorcycles in CDA and Lone Wolf Harley-Davidson, 722 W. Appleway CDL, ID. 208 667 7433. (other locations to be determined) Info: Scott 509 868 4573 or


NV* 3RD ANNUAL LEGENDS OF THE WEST BIKE & CAR FEST. Free & family friendly. Features annual Extreme Motor Officer Training Challenge. Show & shine, raffles, entertainment, parade, food, more. On streets of Historic Downtown Carson City.  (see ad )

JUNE 22-23

WA* NCW FAIR BIKER RALLY/COWBOY MOUNTED SHOOTING. 8am poker run, 10:30am games (Sat); $5/game, $10/poker run hand (7 cards); Poker run from Wenatchee or Chelan to Waterville;  show and shine, games, music, dance, burn-out; 601 N. Monroe, Waterville. Contact Bob Brown 509 745 8480 or


WA* CHILDREN’S RIDE 18 DINNER AUCTION PARTY. Tickets $50 per person, includes hors d’oeuvres, dessert, beer & wine. Live & silent auctions. Secure Online Registration at Benefits uncompensated care at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Destination Harley-Davidson, 2302 Pacific Hwy E, Tacoma, WA. 253 922 3700. (See Ad Pg 21)


WA* CHILDREN’S RIDE 18. Reg $50 per person, incl escorted ride, catered BBQ, entertainment, T, pin, patch. Benefits uncompensated care at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Group Ride to Enumclaw Expo Center for an afternoon of fun and celebration. Starts: Downtown Harley-Davidson, 3715 East Valley RD, Renton, WA. 425 988 2100  and other locations. Info (See Ad Pg 3)




WA* “30TH ANNUAL DO-WA-DIDDY” by TENINO MOTORCYCLE DRILL TEAM. Annual scholarship fundraiser. Camping, bands, free dinner & beverages, bike games, wet T contest, giveaways, prizes & more. $50 pre, $60 at door. Mention Quick Throttle & get $5 off. Get tickets at  or 360 264 2000 (See Ad Pg 16)

WA* WARRIOR BROTHERHOOD MC ANNUAL BIKE SHOW AND MOTORCYCLE RAFFLE. Benefits American Lake Homeless Domicile and Treatment Program. Live music, trophies for 1st,2nd and 3rd place in 4 bike classes; raffle tickets $50, need not be present to win; Northwest Harley-Davidson, 8000 Freedom Ln NE, Lacey. Larry ‘Blade’ Pierce 360 870 5586

JULY 13-14

WA* 10TH ANNUAL LAW ENFORCEMENT MEMORIAL RIDE. 9:00 am Tacoma to Yakima ride, benefits Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital Sexual Assault Unit; banquet and memorial, 50/50 raffle, music and dancing. leaves Tacoma Police HQ, end at Howard Johnson, 9 North 9th, Yakima, WA. hotel res strongly encouraged. Details and online reg at


WA* THUNDERING ANGELS MC 7TH ANNUAL BURGERS, BIKERS AND BABES RALLY. 9:00am-5:00 pm, free rally, family friendly; bike judging, burger eating contest, stunt riding, vendors, bikini bike wash, live bands, more. Triple XXX Drive In and I-90 Motorsports, 95 NE Gilman Blvd, Issaquah, WA. David Harris 425 392-6342 or   See Ad Page 17

JULY 19-20

WA* BIG O MOTORCYCLE RALLY. $10/hand, benefits Orting Human Services, 170mi around Mt Rainier or 70mi scenic starting/ending Lions Field; bike parade, breakfast, BBQ, dry camping Fri & Sat. Dick Ford 360 893 2770 or

JULY 19-21

OR* RIP CITY RIDERS 6TH ANNUAL SUMMER FUN RUN. Bike parade, poker run, festival featuring music, games, vendors, bike & car show, entertainment for all ages. Klamath Co Fairgrounds, 3531 South 6th St, Klamath Falls. Info: Tamara 541 497 3978 (See Ad Page 20)

OR* VETERAN FUNDRAISER. $30. camping, live blues, games, food, Pork, turkey dinners (donation). NO minors, pets, attitudes, fire-arms. Triangle Lake. Info:


WA* 8TH ANNUAL PUYALLUP LIONS CLUB POKER RUN. Sign-up 8am-10am, $30; or pre-register before July 1, $25. Long and short routes; course closes at 3pm; awards at 3:30 pm. Registration forms on website, Contact Kent Sharpe 253 848 2447 or

WA* 3RD ANNUAL RED WHITE & BLUE RALLY FOR FISHER HOUSE JBLM. by Veterans Allegiance VMC & Marine Corps MC. 9am Bfst $6; KSU 11am; hand $10; 50/50 raffle, 2 bands; Rock the Dock, Tacoma. or 360 689 9992

WA* “15TH ANNUAL RUN FOR THE DOGS” BENEFITING GUIDE DOGS OF AMERICA. $25 donation. Reg 830am. Prizes, 50/50, burger meal. Amvets post #1, 56th & Tyler, Tacoma. Info on guide dogs

JULY 25-28

WA* 25TH ANNIVERSARY SUN AND SURF RUN. Charity event. $20 Pre-reg/$25 at event. All bikes welcome. Live music, vendors, bike show, bike games, stunt teams, contests, auctions, fun run, more! Ocean Shores, WA. Carol 206 953 7918 or (See Ad Pg 7)

JULY 26-28

WA* HOG WILD. Music, metal, motorcycles. Quinault Beach Resort and Casino, 78 State Route 115, Ocean Shores, WA. 1 888 461 2214, (See Ads Pg 1 & Inside Back Cover)




OR* AMERICAN LEGION RIDERS 3RD ANNUAL POKER RUN. 9am sign-up, 10am first bike out; $15 first hand, $10 second hand; support veterans; American Legion Hall, 826 W Main St. Cottage Grove; Contact Dennis Knight 541 914 9223 or

AUG 10

OR* RALLY IN THE VALLEY. Registration 7-10am $20 (pre-registration $15 at; Ride from Paradise HD to Spirit Mt Casino, poker run, bike show, food, vendors, 2 bands (SeattleCossacks); Paradise HD, 10770 SW Cascade Ave, Tigard; Contact Nancy

AUG 11

OR* BACA BLUE MOUNTAIN CHAPTER BUG RUN. Reg 12:00 noon, KSU 3:00 pm; $20/bike, $5 extra targets; Benefits Bikers Against Child Abuse; Collect bugs on targets, 50/50 raffle; Cadillac Jack’s B&G, 1703 SW Emigrant Ave, Pendeton, OR. Contact Blaze 2131blaze

WA* CHRIST’S DISCIPLES MC RIDE-IN BIKE SHOW. 12:00-5:00, Admit free, $5 show entry fee (correction); live band, vendors. Scooter’s B&G, 1107 N Pacific, Kelso, WA. Jim Gibbons 360 423 1823 or

AUG 16-18

OR* S.O.S. WOLF CREEK CAMPOUT. 12 noon; ABATE members $25, non $30, day passes avlb; bike show, games, poker run; fire dancers, 2 bands; Wolf Creek Co Park, exit 76 off I-5, Wolf Creek. Contact Jim Waggoner 541 643 8375 or

AUG 17

WA* COMBAT VET MOTOR ASSOC, ALL PATRIOTS RIDE. 9:00 AM, donation $20, benefits Retsil Veteran’s Home; Poker Run-cash award for high hand. Legend Harley-Davidson, 9625 Provost Rd NW, Silverdale, WA.Gary ‘Toothferry’ Himes, 360 830 5589,

WA* DESCENDENTS OF 51 RIDING CLUB SKIVVY SKOOT. 9am; $5/person plus a pkg of new boxer shorts (S-XL, no white); benefits The Chaplains Closet at Landstuhl Med Ctr (Germany, serving evacuated wounded); prizes, incl new Kindle Fire; Nickleby’s Restaurant, 600 Trosper Rd, Tumwater.  Contact

WA* PETS FOR VETS BENEFIT RUN BY BROTHERS IN ARMS. Reg 10:00am, Rider $15/Passenger $10, food and prizes; Denny’s, 2202 State Rte 530 NE, ends at Fleet Reserve Oak Harbor. Dudley McNutt 360 675 7484,

AUG 23

WA* ABATE OF WASHINGTON TEDDY BEAR RUN. Supports Pierce Co Fire & Rescue & (BASH) new teddy bears, food, school supplies. Camping, Sat night Pig Roast dinner, live music, games; 31026 Schudy Rd. S., Roy, WA. Noel Ortiz 206 218 4812 or

AUG 24

WA* HOT RODS AND HARLEYS SHOW. 10am-3pm; $10 cars/bikes, $3 hotdog eating contest; benefits Bonney Lake Food Bank; raffle for prizes, tickets $1 ea, $5 for 6, $10 for 14; 50/50 raffle $5; concession stand w/espresso; Allan Yorke City Park, 7203 W. Tapps Hwy, Bonney Lake; Contact Sheri 253 230 0982 or




First Mondays meetings
Info: Mothergoose 1 509 460 0015
Yakima, WA


Puget Sound Chapter meets 2nd Tues, each month
King County Chapter meets 3rd Tues, each month
Lake Washington Chapter meets 2nd Tues, each month
Info: 253 228 6687


First 3 Weds ea mo. Dinner social
The Office, 2030 Mottman Rd SW, Tumwater, WA

1815 Harrison, Ave. NW, Olympia, WA
360 915 7839
Biker owned & operated


Eagle Riders Slider Thursdays – 5PM to 7PM
Burien Eagles 3523, FOE
920 150th SW, Burien, WA

B.A.C.A. Blue MT CH. 1st Thursdays
630pm Sheri’s, Pendleton, OR
541 310 8355

14096  SR 525, Langley, WA
630pm MTG info: Frank 425 422 1710


Every 3rd Sat. 10am
VFW Post 318, Olympia, WA
Info Buck 360 529 1417

N. Sound Chapter meets 2nd Sat
S. Sound Chapter meets 2nd Sun




Midnight Cry Biker Church 5pm
Assoc of Christian Crusader Ministry
210 Ave B, Snohomish, WA 360 563 0471

27405 216th Ave, SE, Maple Valley, WA

830 N. 16 St, Mount Vernon, WA

253 943 2400
33645 20th Ave S, Federal Way
13000 21st Dr. SE, Everett
6575 Kimball Dr, Gig Harbor

2139 Fern Street
Walla Walla, WA  98362

2305 S. Roosevelt Dr.
Seaside, OR  97138
503 298 3470
Service time: Sunday 10:30am

Check your local dealers—Many have BBQs, Mystery Rides, Bands, Etc.

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