The 2020 Sturgis Rally will be the 80th annual event. Sturgis is the number one motorcycle rally in the country. This rally has consistantly stayed number one over the last 20 years.
Sturgis started out in 1938 by Clarence "Pappy" Hoel held the Black Hills Classic, which was a race with nine riders viewed by a small audience. Over the decades it has grown and become the Mecca for motorcycle riders. In 2018, the Sturgis biker rally will attract some 500,000+ attendees.
Everything you’ve heard about or wanted at a motorcycle rally happens at Sturgis. As far as riding, you will have a chance to ride in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Some of the most popular rides are to Mount Rushmore, Devils Tower, Crazy Horse, and Custer State Park.
The world’s premier biker rally not only happens in the city of Sturgis, but in the entire surrounding region. Some of the main venues for the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally include downtown, Sturgis Buffalo Chip, Full Throttle Saloon, and Broken Spoke Saloon, but there’s a lot going on at other venues, infamous bars, and dealerships.
During the 80th Anniversary/2020 Sturgis Rally you will get to see top attractions: live music, bike shows, Sturgis Museum & Hall of Fame, rides, races, poker runs, charity rides, field events, biker games, contests for the ladies, other contests, motorcycle raffles and giveaways, displays, stunt shows, pub crawls, tattoo contests, all of the major motorcycle companies will attend Sturgis, motorcycle manufacturers, demo rides, endless vendors, and of course lots of partying.