Only Weeks Away from the 2016 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally!

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Only Weeks Away from the 2016 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally!

A few months ago, we wrote a blog about the rides we’re most excited about for Sturgis 2016. Now, with most of the other events and musical acts finalized, we’ll give you a full rundown of theCan’t-misss events from this year’s event!

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Just like in years past, the concerts at Sturgis 2016 will not disappoint, with close to 100 concerts during the week and a half long event. Here is a list of the top ones:

Willie Nelson,

  • Date: August 5th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

3 Doors Down.

  • Date: August 6th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

Kid Rock.

  • Date: August 7th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

Lynyrd Skynyrd.

  • Date: August 8th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

Ted Nugent.

  • Date: August 9th, 2016.
  • Where: Full Throttle Saloon.


  • Date: August 12th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

Bike Shows.

In between concerts, rides, and getting your drink on, stop by the 3 different bike shows to see the coolest bikes around and get some ideas for how you can modify your own hog. Here’s a list of the bike shows and awards you don’t want to miss (and you might even consider entering yourself):

Full Throttle Bike Show & Awards.

  • Date: August 6-7th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

Easy Riders Bike Show Awards Ceremony.

  • Date: August 10th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

Rat’s Hole Custom Bike Show & Awards.

  • Date: August 11th, 2016.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.


If you are a Sturgis regular, chances are you’re staying up late and imbibing a little too much. The great news is that Sturgis has a bunch of hearty breakfasts to pick you right up and get your ready for each new day. Check out the full list of breakfast below.

One-Eyed Jack’s Breakfast Buffet.

  • Date: August 5-14th, 2016.
  • When: 7:00-10:00a.m.
  • Where: One-Eyed Jack’s Saloon.

Sons of Light Ministry Free Pancake Breakfast.

  • Date: August 6-13th, 2016.
  • When: 7:00-11:00a.m..
  • Where: Buffalo Chip.

Breakfast at Rimrock Community Center.

  • Date: August 6-13th, 2016.
  • When: 7:00-11:00a.m.
  • Where: Rimrock Community Center.

Serenity Breakfast.

  • Date: August 5-14th, 2016.
  • When: 7:30-10:00a.m.
  • Where: 1222 Junction Ave. Sturgis, SD.

17th Annual Trinity United Methodist Church Biker Breakfast

  • Date: August 7-12th, 2016
  • When: 7:00-11:00a.m.
  • Where: One-Eyed Jack’s Saloon

Flying Piston Builder Breakfast

  • Date: August 7th, 2016
  • When: 9:00-11:00a.m.
  • Where: Buffalo Chip

Sturgis 2016 would not be possible without all of the great sponsors for the event. Year after year, these businesses and organizations help ensure that Sturgis runs smoothly, but also that the biker community is a safe and thriving place during the rest of the year. Take a look at this year’s event sponsors:

  • Harley Davidson
  • Chevrolet
  • Metzeler Tires
  • Coca-Cola
  • Budweiser
  • Ole Smoky Moonshine
  • Geico Motorcycle
  • Amsoll
  • Russ Brown
  • Rockford Fosgate
  • Roadtrak
  • Blu
  • JP Cycles
  • South Dakota Pork
  • Rosenbaur
  • Black Hills Vacations
  • Tom’s T’s
  • Signs Now

Are you headed out to Sturgis 2016 this year? Let us know, we’d love to see you! Also, if you are planning on shipping a bike to or from the event, contact us today to get your free Sturgis transport quote!

Joe Webster

Written by Joe Webster

Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.

After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.

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