Check the Biker Bulletin for the latest information on motorcycle events across the Natural State.This weekend, a child abuse cookout is scheduled at the Drasco Trading Post.
June 9, Drasco, Child Abuse Cookout
The Toadsuck Chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse will be having a hamburger/ hot dog cookout from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Drasco Trading Post. The event will raise awareness and donations for abused children.
June 9, Mountain View, Ride For Children's Hospital
The ride starts at the Fair Grounds in Mountain View. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and riders may go out as soon as they register. The ride fee is $20 for the rider and $5 for a passenger. There will also be a swap meet, vendors, and a bike show. Vendor fee is $25. The bike show will have divisions for domestic and imported motorcycles. There will be four classes in each division. The fee to enter a bike is $5. Proceeds will go to Children's hospital. For more information call (870) 269-6003, (870) 615-0871, (870) 213-6444.
June 9, Batesville, Batesville, Bikes & Back Roads
The event will be held at, 1850 Riverside Drive in Batesville. The gates open at 8 a.m. Registration begins at 9 a.m., the bike parade starts at 10 a.m., the poker run goes out at 3 p.m., the bike games will be held at 5 p.m. and the bike show will start at 6 p.m. For more information call (870) 793-2378.
July 4 - 7, Hardy, Spring River Rally
The Rally takes place at Griffin Park, 45 Griffin Road in Hardy. The gates open at 9 a.m. There will bike games, bike show, poker runs, a burnout contest, horsepower competition, and a motorcycle swap meet. There will also be poker floats, tattoo contest, Miss Spring River Rally Contest, bands and food.
July 6 - 7, Ozark, Mulberry River Run
The event will be held at Byrds Canoe Camp, 7037 Cass Ozark Road near Ozark. Gates open at 10 a.m. on Friday. The event includes bike games, a bike show, music, vendors, food and more. The bike games will include the weenie bite, barrel roll and slow ride. Prizes will be awarded to winners. The bike show will have four classes. The fee to enter a bike is $10. Trophies will be awarded for the first two places in each class.
The event will support local charities.
August 23 - 25, Rogers, Arkansas State H.O.G. Rally
The rally takes place at the Embassy Suites,3303 Pinnacle Hills Parkway in Rogers. The start time is 12 p.m. There will be led rides, free rides, and poker runs. There will also be music all three nights. Online registration is available until July 5. If you are interested in being a vendor at the Arkansas State H.O.G. Rally, contact Kathy Michael at (262) 642-7158.
September 7 - 8, Hot Springs, Hot Springs Motorcycle Rally
The rally will be held at, 134 Convention Blvd. in Hot Springs. The doors open at 8:30 am. There is a poker run on Friday. On Saturday there will be a poker run and a ride in bike show. The poker run awards are $250 for the best hand prize for both with a chance to win $2,000. Included in the rally registration is an official rally t-shirt if pass is purchased before August 4th. There will also be vendors, a parade, field events, and concerts. For more information call (501) 282-7076.
Page 2 of 2 - September 12 - 15, Eureka Springs, Fifth Annual Scooting the Ozarks Rally
The rally takes place at the Comfort Inn, 196 E. Van Buren in Eureka Springs. The start time for the event is 8 a.m. The rally is for all scooters, maxis to mopeds, modern and classic but regular motorcycles are welcome. The event includes organized rides, a group ride, poker run, and scooter show with prizes for first, second, and third place. The poker run entry fee is $10. per hand.