Sturgis 2013: Rally news, events and more

Publish Date: 
Mar 4, 2013

STURGIS, S.D. - The 73rd annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally will be held Aug. 5-11 in and around the Black Hills of South Dakota. For information on the rally, visit

On this page we'll post industry announcements for the 2013 rally and races. Check back for updates as they become available. -- The Editors

The Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame announced that Rick Fairless, Bill Gikling and others would be inducted in the 2013 Hall of Fame during ceremonies scheduled for Aug. 7 in Deadwood, S.D. For more information, click HERE

Kid Rock will headline the 2013 Sturgis Buffalo Chip concert lineup, which also includes Toby Keith, ZZ Top, Brantley Gilbert, Queensrÿche and Sublime with Rome. For more information, click HERE.
For the 13th year renowned artist Michael Lichter brings his "Motorcycles as Art" event to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally with a brand-new exhibit entitled "Ton Up! Speed, Style and Cafe Racer Culture" that will focus on the origins and continued popularity of the cafe racer movement. The display, co-curated by Lichter and Paul d'Orleans, will feature 32 machines from 12 marques and six decades along with never-before-published photography from the original cafe racing scene in 1960s-era England to the present.The event will start with a press reception the evening of Aug. 4. For more information, click HERE.