Fall is a great time to get out on your bike in Texas. Whether you just want to go for a ride or you want to head out on a road trip to one of the many motorcycle rallies and events, you can enjoy the nice weather and open road on your way there. Here are some of the upcoming fall events for Dallas bikers.
4th Annual Burgers, Beer N’ Bikes Rally
On Sept. 30, head to Quinlan, Texas, for the fourth annual Burgers, Beer, N’ Bikes Rally. Sponsored by Hostage Customs and Disappearing Ink, this event has a lot to offer. There is a bike show that takes place at Rollin Static Tattoo starting at noon, with an entry fee of just $15 per bike. Prizes for winners in several categories include gift certificates and more. The rally will also feature food, music, raffles, and airbrushing, along with a live radio broadcast.
Run to the Wall
The 29th annual Run to the Wall will take place at Ranger Stadium in Dallas on Nov. 4. Riders can join in the motorcycle run from Globe Life Park in Arlington to the memorial in Fair Park. This ride includes a police escort and all riders are welcome, including clubs and independent riders. Registration starts at 9 a.m. at the Arlington Ball parking lot and the ride to the memorial starts at noon. After the memorial event, you can head to Eight Bells Alehouse for the after party where you can enjoy food, drinks, and music along with raffles and a door prize. Registration is $20 for singles and $25 for couples. You can register ahead of time and save $5.
The Crater Rally – Fall Edition
The Crater Rally is one of the best rallies in East Texas. From Thursday, Sept. 21 through Sunday, Sept. 24, all the cool kids will be at the Crater Club in Mount Enterprise. This is an adults only event so you can only get in if you are 21 or over. There will be live music, a bike show, and fun bike games.
2017 Dallas-Fort Worth Ride For Kids
On Sunday, Oct. 8, join in the 2017 Dall-Fort Forth Ride for Kids to help raise money for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. This takes place at the Texas Motor Speedway, and registration opens at 8 a.m. The event will include a raffle to win a custom bike, and brain tumor families will lead the event. You can raise money before the event to win prizes including t-shirts and jackets.
Rockers, Riders & Ribs
Join over 10,000 people at the annual Rockers, Riders & Ribs event in Longview on Oct. 20-21. This two-day event takes place right in downtown Longview and includes live bands in the parking lot of Electric Cowboy of Longview along with food vendors, a Beer BBQ cook-off, and some of the best ribs you’ll ever eat. General admission is just $15, and you can get a $40 beer wristband that will get you your drinks for the day.
Check out these rides and rallies and take a ride on your bike to celebrate fall.