Motorcycle Events, Rallies, and Festivals in and around Iowa and Minnesota

2024 Motorcycle and Biker Events List Presented by The Biker Lawyers, PC Banner- a skull with a motorcycle helmet, goggles, and wings.

2024 List of Midwest Motorcycle Events, Rallies, and Festivals

We aim to provide the most up-to-date list of Biker events in the Midwest. If we missed something or you have an event you’d like us to include, please feel free to submit your request or suggestion.

Plan your Motorcycle Events for 2024, here!

HUGE SHOUTOUT & THANKS

Thanks to Vernon and our friends at Thunder Roads for helping us fill in the blanks!

Tap the Month for an up-to-date dropdown of the events.

If an event is underlined, it links to more information. If there is no link and you have one we should share, please click here to let us know.

If you see a star by an event, it means we’ll be there! Stop by and say hello for some free merch! ⭐

April 2024 Biker Events

April 2024 Motorcycle and Biker Events List Presented by The Biker Lawyers, PC Banner- a skull with a motorcycle helmet, goggles, and wings.

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Week 4

Week 5

  • Apr 28, 2024
    • Sgt. James C. Kearney, III Memorial Run – Emerson, Iowa
May 2024 Biker Events

May 2024 Motorcycle and Biker Events List Presented by The Biker Lawyers, PC Banner- a skull with a motorcycle helmet, goggles, and wings.

Week 1

Week 2

  • May 5, 2024
    • 6th Annual 1st Baptist Bike Blessing – Muscatine, Iowa
    • Biker Sunday Morningside Bible Church – Sioux City, Iowa
    • 40th Annual Spring Auto/Motorcycle Swap Meet – Monticello, Iowa
    • Cinco de Mayo Bike Night – McGrath Harley-Davidson, Coralville, Iowa
  • May 11, 2024
    • Bikes, Coffee, Trophies – Pleasant Hill, Iowa
    • Clean, Fast, & Loud Tour – Pleasant Hill, Iowa
    • Mothers Day Event, Big Barn Harley-Davidson, Des Moines, Iowa

Week 3

  • May 17-18, 2024
    • Rust Resurrection Traditional Hot Rod Show/Swap – Conesville, Iowa
    • Demo Days Big Barn Harley-Davidson, Des Moines, Iowa
  • May 18, 2024
    • Mean Machine Dyno Shootout – Elkhart, Iowa
    • Abate of Iowa District 16 Annual Awareness Ride – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Week 4

  • May 19, 2024
    • Northwest Christian Church Bike Blessing – Council Bluffs, Iowa

Week 5

  • May 25-27, 2024
    • Midway Tavern’s 26th Annual Veterans Memorial BBQ, Poker Run,
      & Street Dance – Soldier, Iowa
  • May 26, 2024
    • Annual Motorcycle Fun Run – Lake Park, Iowa
    • Dale Michel Memorial Poker Run – Woodbine, Iowa
June 2024 Biker Events

June 2024 Motorcycle and Biker Events List Presented by The Biker Lawyers, PC Banner- a skull with a motorcycle helmet, goggles, and wings.

Week 1

  • June 1, 2024
    • Patti’s Riders 4 Thrivers Poker Run – Council Bluffs, Iowa
    • D18 Memorial Ride – New London, Iowa
    • D6 Honor Our Heroes Ride Iowa Veterans Home – Marshalltown, Iowa

Week 2

  • June 2, 2024
    • Shootout Saloon Sunday Funday – Dexter, Iowa
    • Anamosa Hill Climb⭐- Anamosa, Iowa
    • Blessing of the Bikes – Marshalltown, Iowa
  • June 8, 2024
    • Clean, Fast, & Loud Tour, Road Rage Bikeworks – Avoca, Iowa
    • Chosen Few MC 55th Anniversary Party – Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    • Sarak Mok Memorial Bike/Car Show – Johnston, Iowa
    • ABATE of Nebraska District 6, 5th Annual Motorcycle Rodeo – City Park, Missouri Valley, Iowa

Week 3

  • June 9, 2024
    • Ride to Iowa Firefighter Memorial – Coralville, Iowa
  • June 14-15, 2024
  •  June 15, 2024

Week 4

  • June 22, 2024
    • 1st Annual Petty Ride – Jesup, Iowa

Week 5

  • June 22-23, 2024
    • Harleys In The Heartland Poker Run – Runnells, Iowa
July 2024 Biker Events

July 2024 Motorcycle and Biker Events List Presented by The Biker Lawyers, PC Banner- a skull with a motorcycle helmet, goggles, and wings.

Week 1

Week 2

  • July 12-13, 2024
    • 11th Annual Combat Vets Chapter 39-3 Benefit Ride/Cruise –
      Elkport, Iowa

Week 3

  • July 19-21, 2024
    • 43rd Annual British Biker Cooperative Rally and Bike Show – Blue
      River, WI
  • July 20, 2024
    • 7th Annual Cruizin for a Cure Charity Ride, Metro Harley-Davidson –  Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    • 11th Annual Ride4time Poker Run– Across Central Iowa including Marshalltown, Melbourne, Mitchellville, Runnels, Newton, and Baxter, Iowa
    • Clean, Fast, & Loud Tour – Pleasant Hill, Iowa
    • ABATE of Iowa District 18 Hospice Ride – Burlington, Iowa
    • 11th Annual Ride 4 Time Annual Poker Run – Baxter, Iowa

Week 4

  • July 27, 2024
    • 1st Annual Memorial Ride for Andy Wiese – Council Bluffs, Iowa
    • Pine Lake Festival Bike Show – Eldora, Iowa
August 2024 Biker Events


August 2024 Motorcycle and Biker Events List Presented by The Biker Lawyers, PC Banner- a skull with a motorcycle helmet, goggles, and wings.

Week 1

  • Aug 2-11, 2024
    • Black Hills Motorcycle Rally – South Dakota

Week 2

  • Aug 10, 2024
    • AtlanticFest Bike and Car Show – Atlantic, Iowa

Week 3

  • Aug 16-18, 2024
    • 19th Annual BTW Trike In – Kellogg, Iowa
  • Aug 17, 2024

Week 4

  • Aug 24, 2024
    • Kyle’s Mile Ride for Suicide Prevention⭐ – Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Aug 23-24, 2024
    • Charlotte Days Car & Motorcycle Show – Charlotte, Iowa

Week 5

  • Aug 28 – Sep 1, 2024
  • Aug 29-31, 2023
    • 53rd Annual Motorcycle Swap Meet – Davenport, Iowa
  • Aug 31 – Sept 1, 2024
    • Midway Tavern’s Annual Soldier Valley Poker Run, BBQ, Dance & Concert – Soldier, Iowa
  • Aug 30 – Sept 2, 2024
September 2024 Biker Events

September 2024 Motorcycle and Biker Events List Presented by The Biker Lawyers, PC Banner- a skull with a motorcycle helmet, goggles, and wings.

Week 1

  • Aug 30 – Sept 2, 2024
    • ABATE of Minnesota State Rally – Meeker County Fairgrounds, Litchfield, MN
  • Aug 31 – Sep 1, 2024
    • Midway Tavern’s Annual Soldier Valley Power Run, BBQ, Dance & Concert – Soldier, Iowa

Week 2

Week 3

  • Sep 13-14, 2024
    • Fall Event, Big Barn Harley-Davidson – Des Moines, Iowa
  • Sept 14, 2024
    • Mean Machine “Smalltown Throwdown” Burnout Contest & Stereo
      Battle – Elkhart, Iowa

Week 4

  • Sep 22, 2024
    • ABATE of Iowa District 18 Toys for Tots Ride – Burlington, Iowa
  • Sep 28, 2024
    • Apple Fest Car and Bike Show – Woodbine, Iowa

Riding under the Stars: Iowa Bike Nights and Dinner Rides

There’s something magical about riding under the stars, the cool breeze against your face, the roar of the engine beneath you, and the camaraderie of fellow bikers around you. Bike Nights and Dinner Rides offer just that – an opportunity to enjoy the thrill of biking in a relaxed, social setting.

In Iowa, we’re fortunate to have a vibrant biking community that hosts numerous Bike Nights and Dinner Rides throughout the week. Whether you’re a seasoned rider or a newbie, these events offer a great way to meet like-minded individuals, share stories, and of course, enjoy some fantastic rides.

As you may be aware, we work closely with the Biker Community across the midwest and with our good friend Vernon at Thunder Roads to get the most up to date information. We’re all still working on the list for the 2024 riding season.

That said, below we soon will have compiled an updated list of Bike Nights and Dinner Rides happening across Iowa in 2024. The list will be broken down by the day of the week, making it easy for you to plan your riding week. So, gear up, rev your engines, and join us under the stars for some unforgettable nights of biking fun!”

Remember, always ride safely and respect the rules of the road. Enjoy the ride, and we hope to see you at one of these events soon!

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If you have any local motorcycle events, bike nights, or rides you’d like us to support and let our community know about, please reach out. We’re all about community involvement!

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Please note:
None of the listed motorcycle events in Iowa (including Motorcycle Rallies in Minnesota and Biker Parties in Minnesota) are sponsored or hosted by The Biker Lawyers unless specified or otherwise indicated. Ride safe!