Sturgis Rally Update | Aug 10-11

Here's what's happening

sturgis 2016 update

Somebody stopped chasing that rabbit, shaved his mustache, and swapped six guns for a smart phone.

Courtesy of Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

Vendor Statistics – YTD

  • As of 8:00 a.m. today, the City of Sturgis has issued 717 Temporary Vending Permits. This number compares to 897 in 2015 and 673 in 2014.

General Information

  • Main Street Photo Towers are open 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. daily.

  • Daily press conferences will take place at 1:00 in the Sturgis Community Center located at 1401 Lazelle. You can usually find parking on the north side of the building near the tennis courts or across the street along the creek.

  • Live bands will take the stage at the Harley-Davidson Rally Point from noon until 3 and 4 until 7.

  • Harley-Davidson is open for demo rides and numerous other exhibits on the Community Center lot at 1401 Lazelle.

Tomorrow at the Rally (Thursday, August 11)

  • Jackpine Gypsies Baggers Race & Rodeo. Gates open at 5 and races/rodeo starts at 7. Held at the JPG club grounds on the south side of I-90.

See the rally website for more info.