When it comes to elite dealers, the recently named Powersports Business Power 15 are found near the top of the pack. Many of them use events to get their customers excited about riding and looking at the latest and greatest at the dealership. Here’s a list of upcoming events at some of the Power 15 dealerships:
March 20 Italian Bike Night with Ducati Newport Beach (Costa Mesa, Calif.) — Starting March 20, Ducati Newport Beach and the Orange County Ducati Club will be hosting an Italian Bike Night on the first and third Wednesday of each month at Sertinos Coffee Café in Huntington Beach. The events include a large concentration of Italian exotic bikes, reserved parking for Italian bikes, a heated patio, discount specials on food and prize raffles.
March 23 3rd Annual Grapes & Apes sponsored by Scott Fischer Enterprises’ Naples Harley-Davidson (Naples, Fla.) — Naples Harley-Davidson is sponsoring the 3rd Annual Rotary Evening of Wine & Food at the Naples Zoo. The dealership is raffling off a 2009 Softail Deluxe autographed by Bruce Springsteen & the E-Street Band. Tickets are $50 and will be sold at the dealership, with the giveaway on June 14 at the store.
March 24 Spring Kick-Off Tent Event at Scott Fischer Enterprises’ Rocket Harley-Davidson (Madison, Al.) — The dealership will have bike displays, refreshments and giveaways at the event. The store will also be fundraising for the March of Dimes.
March 27 Bike Night at Mancuso Harley-Davidson Crossroads (Houston) — On the last Wednesday of each month, Mancuso Harley-Davidson Crossroads hosts a Bike Night with live music, food and drinks, vendors, prizes and of course, bikes.
April 27-28 Can-Am Off-Road Demo Days with Mosites Motorsports (North Huntingdon, Pa.) — Mosites Motorsports is welcoming its customers to a Can-Am event at Rock Run Recreation Park in Patton, Pa. The Can-Am demo truck will have the Maverick and Commander side-by-sides as well as ATVs on hand for test rides.
May 4 Hog-O-DeMayo at Scott Fischer Enterprises’ Blue Ridge Harley-Davidson (Hickory, N.C.) — The dealership will have vendors, live entertainment, biker games and food at this event.
May 11 Spyder Canyon Cruise IV with Bert’s Mega Mall (Covina, Calif.)
May 18 Fay Myers Block Party 2013 at Fay Myers Motorcycle World in Greenwood Village, Colo. — Fay Myers’ annual bash includes tons of entertainment, prizes and free food, along with stunt shows in the parking lot.