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Route 66 Charity Ride
April 20 – May 1
Riders for Autism and volunteers are riding historic Route 66 starting in Chicago, IL and ending in Los Angeles, CA to raise funds for autism research and treatment. They are doing this in support of Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital (a local Autism specialty group), Autism Speaks and other Affiliated Autism Groups. During the ride they will have nine separate events which will be hosted by Harley-Davidson dealers along the route (see schedule here https://www.ridersforautism.com/schedule
Babes In The Dirt 4
April 27–29, 2018
Quail Canyon MX Park & Hungry Valley | Lebec CA
The organizers behind the popular Babes Ride Out all-women camping event also put on Babes in the Dirt, where like-minded women meet at an off-road riding park for dirtbike riding and camping fun.
The Garage-Girls Ultimate Biker Makeover is a well-established contest entering it’s 9th year offering an opportunity to a well deserving winner the chance to get “Hooked UP” from major supporting sponsors. Contestants must submit a 600 words or less essay – describing why they are most in need of a biker makeover. Deadline for entries is June 22nd, 2018. Submissions will be narrowed down to the final four by selected judges from Garage-Girls. From there, the judges decide who they feel most deserves the Ultimate Biker Makeover and the opportunity to take home all the prizes! For more information, rules, eligibility and submission procedures, visit www.Garage-Girls.com
Flock to the Rock
May 3–5, 2018
The Flock to the Rock brings women together to share a communal experience and provide riding inspiration. The event, now in its second year, includes seminars, inspiring speakers, and networking opportunities. This year’s featured speaker is Elspeth Beard, the first British woman to ride around the world on a solo motorcycle trip. Other speakers share their personal stories including Pat Jacques, founder of ADVWoman, who is a pioneer in motorcycling for racing in men’s motocross.
Lady Bikers of California’s International Female Ride Day Weekend
May 4–6, 2018
324 East Shaw Ave Fresno, Ca 93710
Kick off the International Female Ride Day celebration with this all-women-rider event. There will be several organized rides, long and short, so it is recommended to call the host hotel now to make a reservation.
Women’s Motorcycle Tours: Awesome Appalachia Tour
May 18–27, 2018
Asheville, North Carolina
This all-women, all-paved tour for experienced riders starts in Asheville, North Carolina, and encompasses 9 days of riding through North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia, covering a good portion of southern Appalachia. The Cherohala Skyway, the Tail of the Dragon, the Back of the Dragon, and the Blue Ridge Parkway are just a few of the storied roads included. Some of the attractions include Deal’s Gap, Grandfather Mountain, Blue Ridge Parkway, Marion, Virginia (the moonshine capital of Virginia), and Chimney Rock State Park. Lodging is higher-end. [Alisa will be leading this tour.]
Fox Run III
May 18–20, 2018
This is the third year for this ladies-only motorcycle campout weekend in southern Lancaster County. Join like-minded women riders for fun and shenanigans, including games, music, dancing, tattoos, vendors, hiking, riding, and raffles.
Babes Ride Out East Coast
June 1–3, 2018
Narrowsburg, New York
The organizers behind the popular Babes Ride Out all-women camping event also put on Babes Ride Out East Coast, where like-minded women camp, ride, and dance. This 3 day 2 nights riding event and campout takes you on some of the most beautiful routes in the lower Catskills. If you are ready to ride some green roller coasters and camp along the Delaware River in the beautiful town of Narrowsburg, read on by clicking HERE.
The Backroad Ball
June 15–17, 2018
Penobsquis, New Brunswick, Canada
The Backroad Ball is a women-only motorcycle adventure weekend and campout held in Eastern Canada for all women riders, age 19 and over, regardless of motorcycle make, model, or style.
Mid-Atlantic Women’s Motorcycle Rally (MAWMR)
June 21–23, 2018
Front Royal, Virginia
This will be the 26th year for this AMA-sanctioned women-only event that features rides, seminars, contests, and entertainment nightly. All proceeds go to organizations that provide emotional and financial support to women battling cancer.
Women’s Motorcycle Tours: Pacific Northwest Tour
June 22–July 01, 2018
Pacific Northwest Teaching Tour encompasses four different states, several different ecosystems, and such varied terrain you’ll be glad you joined. Plus, the motorcycle roads are world-class in this corner of the country. See majestic Mts. Rainier and St. Helens, travel over the Bridge of the Gods, and ride more than 2,000 miles in this 10-day tour.
[Alisa will be leading this tour.]
Over And Out
June 22–24, 2018
Hancock, New York
This first-time women’s dirt bike campout is open to all levels and offers something for almost every type of rider, from beginner grass tracks and fields, to intermediate and advanced woods trails, to dual sport and ADV trails and routes.
Women On Wheels (WOW) Ride-In
July 10–12, 2018
Johnson City, Tennessee
The 32nd annual WOW Ride-In will be held at the Holiday Inn in Johnson City. All female motorcycle enthusiasts are welcome to join WOW members for three days of riding, local tours, vendors, attractions, and camaraderie. The WOW mission statement is to unite all women motorcycle enthusiasts for recreation, education, mutual support, recognition, and to promote a positive image of motorcycling.
Women’s Sportbike Rally West
July 13–15, 2018
Capitalizing on the popularity of its sister rally in the east in September, Women’s Sportbike Rally, now in its 13th year, aims to provide the same atmosphere and camaraderie among sportbike riding women on the west coast.
July 19–22, 2018
Connect with your adventure loving tribe in the majestic, beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains. Forge new lifelong friendships with women riding buddies, world travelers and their families. Have a ton of fun building skills and confidence in a supportive, nurturing environment. All instructors are women! Be inspired by experienced, gifted women instructors sharing their passion, fun, and skills of off road motorcycling.
[Alisa will be at this event.]
North Dakota Ladies Motorcycle Run
July 20–22, 2018
Dickinson, North Dakota
The longest-running women-only motorcycle gathering in North America continues in 2018 with more scavenger hunts, gift exchange, beach party, and banquet. This year’s theme is Medieval Times!
Women’s Motorcycle Tours: Colorado High Peaks and Hot Springs Tour
July 22–July 29, 2018
Colorful Colorado, the state with incredibly high peaks and some of the best hot springs in the USA. One tour with two groups and two guides…street and dual sport. Explore Colorado on streets or dirt (your choice!) by day, and rejoin groups and spend afternoons and evenings together sharing the day’s stories. Experience Steamboat Springs, Glenwood Springs, ride the Million Dollar Highway, and Independence Pass, all on your choice of roads. Easy dirt roads and spectacular pavement options in this 9-day tour.
[Alisa will be leading this tour.]
The Wild Gypsy Tour
August 3–7, 2018
Sturgis, South Dakota
Be part of the second-annual all-women’s motorcycle festival at the 78th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Held at the Buffalo Chip, the Wild Gypsy Tour will curate an original experience uniting women from all corners of the globe with the common desire to ride, live, learn, and have fun all at the world’s largest party, the Sturgis motorcycle rally. Part of the proceeds made from the Wild Gypsy Tour ticket sales are given to charities.
Biker Belles Celebration at Sturgis
August 7, 2018
Sturgis, South Dakota
Women riders and their families and friends come together to celebrate women in riding and raise significant funds for local charities.
[Alisa will be at this event.]
Women in the Wind International
August 9–12, 2018
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
You don’t need to be a Women in the Wind member to join its host, the Alberta chapter (Chinook Outriders) for the annual summer international rally. Join like-minded women to ride the highest paved mountain pass in Canada and more.
Women’s Sportbike Rally East
September 7–9, 2018
Deals Gap – Fontana, North Carolina
The Women’s Sportbike Rally, now in its 13th year, invites women used to being “one of the guys” to become “one of the girls” for a weekend of riding Deals Gap with like-minded women riders. [Alisa will be a presenter at this event.]
The Dream Roll
September 21–23, 2018
La Pine, Oregon
Join this women’s-only motorcycle event in the Pacific Northwest for camping, whitewater rafting, skate ramp, biker games, booze, raffles, dancing, rides, and fun.
Lace, Grace, and Gears Rally
September 27–30, 2018
The Parade of Sisters through the picturesque little town of Llano is a MUST to experience. It has become a trademark of LGG where no sister is a stranger by the time the parade is done. Residents and businesses welcome LGG to their town and look forward to sisters experiencing the hospitality that goes with small town living in Texas.
Babes Ride Out 6
October 18–21, 2018
Joshua Tree, California
The annual all female overnight motorcycle adventure and campout, Babes Ride Out (BRO), is now in its 6th year. The BRO organizers welcome all ladies who ride or want to know more about riding motorcycles to come out and join them. This event is about making friends and having a good time with those who share the same interests without any distractions.
MEGA Babe Raid
November 16–19, 2018
Victor Harbor, Australia
Celebrating the 9th year of the Babe Raid with women of all ages who love motorcycles. Two days of all-women events, and one day open to men and women.