Harley-Davidson to sponsor Biker Belles activities at Sturgis

Publish Date: 
May 8, 2013

STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Buffalo Chip and Harley-Davidson are teaming up for the Sturgis Rally’s preeminent celebration of women in motorcycling. 

The fifth annual Biker Belles ride & celebration will take place Aug. 6 with registration and events starting at the Lodge of Deadwood, followed by an escorted ride to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip for a special riders’ reception and charity auction. 

Tickets for the event can be purchased online by logging onto www.BikerBelles.com. Ticket sales go to support Helping with Horsepower and the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame.

The annual Biker Belles Celebration will kick off in historic Deadwood, S.D., with special events for Biker Belles participants. A comfort zone, including massage, shopping and other amenities, will be available as well as a photo booth for fun snapshots with fellow Belles. A symposium will feature Shelly Rossemeyer, Laura Klock, and Jessi Combs as speakers. An escorted ride through the canyons of the Black Hills will be led by Ride Captain Meg McDonough and arrive at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip.

The Biker Belles reception at the Chip’s RussBrownEventsCenter features live music from Iron Cowgirl Missy, a Motor Clothes fashion show, and live and silent auctions. The live auction will include a Harley-Davidson motorcycle customed by Jessi Combs (see image, above) and donated by the Rossmeyer family.

From a press release.