Upcoming Local Events
This time be the one who hears about the cool events BEFORE they happen. Check back here throughout the year to get a heads up on some of the biggest events happening in and around Bay Area, and sometimes beyond.
See all of our top event picks below but don’t miss out on any of the other awesome events that you can find listed on the Road Rider events calendar. You’re invited, so get to it!
Saturday & Sunday, September 20th & 21st
Curious about the new 2015 Harley-Davidson models? Then check out the Harley-Davidson 2015 demo fleet at House of Thunder Harley-Davidson! Rides will start every hour on the hour, beginning at 10:00 AM and ending at 4:00 PM. Riders must have a current M1 license, be over 21 years of age, and be wearing long pants, closed-toed shoes that cover the ankle, eye protection, and a DOT helmet. Reservations are required, so call House of Thunder to save your spot. Walk-ins will be on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Friday, September 26th
Sunday, September 28th
Doc Wong’s Dual Sport Adventure Riding Clinic is a two session clinic. You should attend Friday’s classroom session so you’ll be prepared for Sunday’s dirt segment.
- Gain greatly improved dirt skills and confidence
- Learn Doc Wong’s 12 Basic Fundamentals of Dirt Riding Skills
- Topics and drills cover coordinated balance, controlled sliding of the rear AND front wheels, controlled wheelies, hill climbs and more
Click here for additional details about what to expect and what to bring. The Doc requests that you email him or call his office to let them know you will be attending a session, and we recommend checking his website as well for additional information on his other clinics. You can also find his other classes listed on the Road Rider events calendar. Confirm by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 650-365-7775.
Carson City, Reno, Virginia City, and Sparks
September 24 through September 28th
Street Vibrations Motorcycle Festival spans four municipalities and hosts more than 50,000 bikers and bike enthusiasts annually. Enjoy vendors, poker runs and walks, live music, and more around the Lake Tahoe area. Click here for event schedules and main venues.
Monday, October 13th
Improve your skills, get pointers from professional instructors, and progress at your own pace. Track days are for everyone. Visit the Z2 website to sign up. You can also check our calendar for more track days presented by track day providers Z2, Pacific Track Time, and Keigwins.
Monday, October 13th
Gain more confidence, refresh your skills, or learn new riding techniques at Z2’s RoadRider 2.0 class. Guided by Zoom Zoom’s fantastic rider coaches, you’ll learn to be a better rider through classroom instruction and closed-course exercises.
Saturday, October 25th
The historic San Francisco Motorcycle Club, founded in 1904, has made it through two world wars, two massive earthquakes, and various clubhouse fires; from no helmets to puddin’ bowls to carbon fiber, the SFMC has been the Bay Area’s original motorcycle club through it all. Celebrate an INCREDIBLE milestone with a ride and party in San Francisco.