Sturgis Rider News Blog 

Published on Monday, December 22, 2014

Shocking Moments of Sturgis Rally Parties at the Chip

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard that 2015 will be a historic year for the Sturgis Rally. Predictions for the upcoming 75th anniversary event start at one million attendees and only go up from there. For those who don’t know the history, it’s baffling to imagine how an event of such epic proportions would end up in a sleepy little town like Sturgis, SD. So how did it? The first article in our series revealing the events and moments that shaped Sturgis history will answer this very question.



Published on Monday, December 22, 2014

Highlights from Sturgis Rides and Bike Events

There’s nothing more powerful, unifying and exhilarating than rumbling down the road with hundreds of fellow riders. The world has millions of miles of roads to explore, but riders looking for unrivaled camaraderie as well as twists and turns, breathtaking vistas, and fun pit stops find some of the most spectacular rides in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Many of you headed to the Hills this past August to join in on some amazing Sturgis rides, including the Buffalo Chip’s Legends Ride®, Freedom Celebration Ride, Biker Belles® and the Trike Owners United Ride! Now you can relive or picture your smiling face on one of these rides by taking this photo journey through some of the Buffalo Chip’s most memorable bike events. 



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Posted on November 12, 2014 15:10
Buffalo Chip PowerSports Complex Named “Track of the Year”

Sturgis, SD (November 12, 2014) – The American Motorcyclist Association’s ATV Extreme Dirt Racing has awarded the Buffalo Chip’s PowerSports Complex the honor of “Track of the Year” for 2014. Racers participating in the national series, along with EDT officials, chose the Buffalo Chip as their hands-down favorite after being asked to vote for the best overall track and facility.



Posted on November 03, 2014 01:45
One Sturgis Buffalo Chip Fan to Win a Rockin’ Holiday Guitar

Sturgis, SD (November 4, 2014) – One music fan will receive a very special holiday gift this December from the Sturgis Buffalo Chip®, chart-topping hard rockers, The Pretty Reckless, as well as Epiphone, Revolver Magazine, Motorcycle USA and Salt Lake City’s Rock 106.5. The winner of the ”Rock the Holidays Sweepstakes” will receive a one-of-a-kind Les Paul Special II Epiphone® guitar featuring autographs from all of the members of The Pretty Reckless. The sweepstakes is free to enter, and registration is now open at



Posted on August 27, 2014 11:28
Hit the Open Road this Winter with the Buffalo Chip

Sturgis, SD (August 27, 2014) – The 2014 Sturgis Rally is over, and with winter on the horizon many face the prospect of parking their bikes until spring. But there are options for those who would like to feel the wind and the rumble this winter. The Sturgis Buffalo Chip® has partnered with EagleRider to present an opportunity for an open-road experience after snow has forced most Northern riders to garage their bikes.



Posted on August 27, 2014 11:19
Buffalo Chip Hosts Record Number of Events and Entertainers in 2014

Sturgis, SD (August 12, 2014) – The 2014 Sturgis Buffalo Chip®, Motorcycle and Music Festival has throttled down, and riders are leaving with both a trove of memories and reservations for the 75th anniversary Rally in 2015. The nine days and nights of world-class concerts most certainly topped guests’ favorites list, but the Chip offered more exciting events, thrilling activities and breathtaking rides than any other rally venue and presented difficult choices for patrons each day. 



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