The 75th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is less three weeks away. The following are news items and tweets that show how much the excitement has already begun building.
This summer’s Sturgis Motorcycle Rally could attract as many as a million people to the tiny South Dakota town for the 75 anniversary of the rally. If 853,000 or more people show up, the figure will top the entire state’s population. With the huge crowds in mind, an Orange County event organizer will develop Sturgis City Park as an entertainment venue and a giant parking lot.
The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is exploding through the gates one week earlier than ever before by offering three nights of headlining concerts at no charge during its first ever, free, pre-rally party. The three-night concert series will take place on the Jagermeister Stage.
Up to one million bikers could flock to the Black Hills for the 75th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in August. Tourists from across the country will come to the rally and some are already here. and make fools of themselves." This is their second time at the rally and they kicked off today with a relaxing afternoon at CrossRoads Bar at the Buffalo Chip Campground.
Hundreds of hotels will also be at full capacity during the Sturgis Rally. The Holiday Inn Express and Suites in Sturgis sees a 90 percent increase in revenue and occupancy during the summer season. They say they've been preparing for the 75th anniversary for a couple of years now. So we are really counting on this year to be huge.
EagleRider Invites All to Celebrate 2015 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and Founder Chris McIntyre's Induction into the Hall of Fame!
That time of the year has arrived once again for people all around the world to come together in one of the biggest forums for motorcycling passion in the world today; the 75th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is upon us and EagleRider has prepared a massive fleet of vehicles as well as all the staff in our supporting locations to provide both the veterans and newcomers of Sturgis with the dream experience they expect.
Only 25 days till #Sturgis! Favorite if you're comin' to @SturgisRally. http://t.co/HlnWA0nSZC http://t.co/dCkoQtfZxi
— Twitter (@harleydavidson) 2015-07-08T17:02:06Z
The Dennis Kirk Blog - New Laws Let Sturgis Bound Riders Keep Their Hands and Speeds Higher: http://t.co/gdBUSPLwdM
— Twitter (@Dennis_Kirk) 2015-07-02T19:01:20Z