Rallies & Other Events

Galena Campout
Galena, Illinois
August 26-28, 2016

Break away from the traditional rally and enjoy what a true motorcycle campout is all about! Ride the incredible winding roads through the Amish back country, enjoys tons of home cooked food under the big tent, and even test your off road skills on a GS ride. We will have once again a great selection of the latest and greatest bikes from BMW available for extended test rides, and at the end of the day you can relax poolside on the wonderful grounds of the Palace Campgrounds. Come out to visit us in the historic town Galena, IL, filled with wineries, B&B’s, and some of the most scenic landscapes along the Mississippi.

Click HERE for more information.

Galena Campout BMW Club

40th Annual Sherando Lake Rally
Lyndhurst, VA
August 26- 28, 2016

Please join us in the Blue Ridge Mountains foothills at the Sherando Lake Campground. The campground is just off the Blue Ridge Parkway around mile marker thirteen. The rally is being held Labor Day weekend starting on Friday concluding Sunday before noon. Rally fee includes camping, Friday and Saturday dinners along with a continental breakfast Saturday and Sunday. Door prizes and awards also to be featured.

Near the rally site are several local breweries, wineries, historical sites and some of the best roads in the mid Atlantic. The campground is a Federal park so those rules apply. The park gates are locked from 10pm – 6am with no exceptions so don’t be late.

Click HERE for more information.

Charm City Mods vs. Rockers
Baltimore, Maryland
August 27, 2016

Join the 6th Annual Charm City Mods vs Rockers. The rally recreates the nostalgia of the Mods and Rockers subculture of Britain in the 50s and 60s. The event brings out the areas most diverse group of vintage and retro motorcycles and scooters. This years event will feature: Live Music, 1950s Dress Pinup Contest by Atomic Cheesecake Studios, Motorcycle/Scooter Show with Trophies, Custom Motorcycle and Scooter Builder Displays, Maryland MVA Motorcycle Simulator, Vendors, East Baltimore Fun Run, Food, and Beer! This years sponsors are: Atomic Cheesecake Studios, Rider Insurance, Deer Park Cycle, RipIt Energy Fuel, and Dime City Cycles.

Call (410) 490-1206 for more information or click HERE.

Bavarian Mountain Weekend
Sipapu Lodge, Vadito, NM
September 9-11, 2016

Bavarian Mountain Weekend featurse a relaxed small rally feel, interesting people, great motorcycles, some of the best roads in the Southwest, and classic late summer New Mexico weather. Our 325+ guests are typically “repeat customers” who ride BMWs and many other brands of motorcycles, nearly half are new people, including many younger riders.

Click HERE for more information.

Snappin’ Turtle Rally
Cedar RapidsCampground, Rt. 97 Barryville, NY
September 16-18, 2016

Snappin Turtle (Easy) Rally, We decided to make the Rally a real easy deal and to keep the price to a minimum, No Pre Registration, Rafting available, Showers, flush toilets, bar and Restaurant on premises, Great roads, great camping, great people.

Click HERE for more information.

YBMW UnRally
StoneRidge KOA Campground, Salem, Ohio
September 16-18, 2016

The YBMW Unrally is our local rally for individuals whose passion is to embrace all aspects of motorcycling. The Rally will have a pot luck dinner Friday night, pancake and sausage breakfast Saturday morning. We will have a group ride Saturday enjoying some local roads with a stop for lunch. Saturday evening we will have a BBQ diner followed by games, raffles & door prizes. Email Troy Todd for more information.

The Un Rally

Oktoberfest (In September)
Round Top, New York
September 16-18

The annual Oktoberfest Weekend at Crystal Brook Resort in the German Catskills, Round Top NY. This is not a camping rally – it’s room and meals all included. Rates for the weekend vary, see our website for details. You will be over-fed from Dinner on Friday until Lunch on Sunday. 6 meals total. Beer and dancing happens at the Mountain Brauhaus on the property (no need to ride anywhere – you can walk or crawl.) For more information: http://www.njsbmwr.org/octoberfest2016.html

Hoosier Beemer Rally
Vernon, IN
September 23-25 2016

This year’s Hoosier Beemer Rally will be the 30th year holding our rally/campout at Muscatatuck County Park, in Vernon, Indiana. The dates are the weekend of September 23-25, 2016. Registration will open Friday 9/25 at aprox 10:00 am. There is no charge to our vendors and plenty of space to set up a booth. The rally averages around 125 participants so I believe your business would do rather well!

We understand that a lot of the companies we invite cannot make the trip or have other plans that weekend so we would also like to ask if you would be willing to donate an item or two that we may use as a door prize! Anything Bike or rider related is welcome!

If you feel that your organization can donate a prize for the rally please contact me in one of the following ways. My email is jrkernen@yahoo.com. Thanks in advance for your support and we hope to see you!

Thunder Mountain Rendezvous
Hotchkiss Colorado
September 23-25, 2016

BMW Riders of Western Colorado Inc. has around 30 members on the Western Slope of Colorado. BMW Riders of Western Colorado Inc. host the Thunder Mountain Rendezvous because it is FUN! Click HERE for more information.

Baltimore/Washington Ride for Kids
Turf Valley Resport
September 25, 2016

Take part in a police escorted ride through the best scenic roads Howard County has to offer, along with hundreds of other motorcyclists. Money raised goes to the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, a cause Bob’s BMW has supported for over two decades. Get complete details on the charity event and how you can get involved at Ride for Kids website.

Help us reach our fundraising goal and support our team as we join together with motorcyclists in the Baltimore/Washington area on a ride to cure the kids. You can donate online — it’s safe, secure and easy. Click HERE to DONATE to Bob’s team!

Registration for Ride for Kids begins at 7:30 and closes at 9:15.
For more information, visit Ride for Kids website.


2016 RAMS Rally
Parker’s Crossroads RV Park & Campground, Tennessee
Sept 30 – Oct 2, 2016

Rally fee of $40.00 dollars ($35.00 pre-registered) includes Friday and Saturday nights tent camping, a pancake breakfast on Saturday and Sunday, Saturday evening dinner, endless coffee, lemonade and ice water at rally central, live music, and legendary RAMS Door Prizes. Rally pins for the first 150 registered. Restrooms with hot showers plus port-a-potties on site. Ice and food items for sale at camp store. Campfires are allowed in designated fire rings and firewood will be provided. Mileage and age awards for BMWs ridden to the Rally.

Pre-registration ($35) opens on May 1 and closes on September 17.

Click HERE for more information.

BMWDCR Fall Banquet
November 6, 2016
West Shore Elks, Camp Hill, PA

This is the annual Fall Banquet for the members of the BMW Dutch Country Riders motorcycle club. Additionally, we invite all participants, which includes non-members, in the club’s eleventh annual All Pennsylvania Ride to join us for dinner, fellowship, and the presentation of the All PA Ride achievement awards. This year’s theme is "Come Fly With Me!", where Riders must document their visit to a selected airport or heliport in each of PA’s 67 counties.

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