Published on Thursday, February 16, 2017

Even if you’ve been a motorcycle enthusiast your entire life, there are things you’ve never seen and may not see again. Attending the annual Motor Bike Expo in Verona, Italy will open your eyes to aspects of the industry you never new existed. This incredible show’s ability to surprise and please you is why more than 155,000 enthusiasts flock to the event every January. In 2017, the MBE showed the world brand new bikes from every major manufacturer, historic motorcycles, dangerous stunts, world-class builders, daring racers and brought together international industry figures. If you weren’t there to witness it yourself, here’s photographic proof you should have been.

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Published on Thursday, February 2, 2017

It doesn’t matter if you’re the next Hendrix, can burp your ABCs or are simply riding a streak of luck. There’s a way for anyone to get on stage at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip. If you’d like to walk in the very footsteps of some of the most legendary names in music and spend a moment in the spotlight make sure you check out these five simple ways that can land you a spot on the Chip stage.

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Published on Thursday, February 2, 2017

None of us is truly gone until there’s no one left who remembers us. This thought came to mind when I learned of the passing of Bob Hanson. After 98 years serving God and man, Bob Hanson, an undisputed American hero, arrived at his final resting place in Black Hills National Cemetery on January 30, 2017 - but he is not forgotten. Hanson’s legacy was ensured in 2014 when the Sturgis Buffalo Chip instituted the Bob Hanson Distinguished Service Award as part of their annual Freedom Celebration & Ride.

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Published on Thursday, January 26, 2017

If you’ve got a motorcycle endorsement, chances are you’ve got a grasp on the written rules of the road. But did you know there are plenty of unwritten rules that are just as important? Not following these rules won’t just make you look dumb; it could get you killed. So if you want to stay safe, make friends and earn some good biker karma, make sure you commit this list to memory.

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Published on Thursday, January 26, 2017

Could the August Music Festival at the Chip include these artists as headliners?Securing bands for The Best Party Anywhere® is no easy feat, and it often takes the entire year before all the variables fall into place. But before The Chip gets to work, they always start the process by listening to requests from fans like you. Planning for the 2017 Best Party Anywhere is currently underway, and lots of you have been asking about bands, and listing ones you’d ride across the country naked to see perform. The following is a list of 24 bands that fans like you have put on the Chip’s radar. Are these the bands you’d go nuts for if they were to join the 2017 lineup?

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Published on Thursday, December 29, 2016

The New Year is nearly upon us, and if you’re unsure of where you’ll be getting your midnight kiss, you may be panicking. To those of you frantically swiping through your preferred dating app, we say, “fear not!” These delectable Miss Buffalo Chip contestants will ensure you have something sweet to plant your lips on when the ball drops. Ring in your new year with the biker babes you’ve always dreamed of by checking out these 15 Miss Buffalo Chip photos you can kiss at midnight if necessary (plus pick-up lines you should never use if you ever wanna kiss a woman in real life).

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Published on Thursday, December 29, 2016

2016 was one hell of a year. From endless debates over the merits of presidential candidates to the loss of some of music’s biggest names, there was enough shocking news swirling around the internet that it became easy to miss exciting and entertaining content. But all is not lost, because this roundup of articles and videos is giving you a second chance to see what you missed. Leave 2016 on a high note by checking out these 10 kickass articles and videos you never saw, but wished you had.

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Published on Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Meet the Sturgis Rally of the Future

Rumors surrounding the upcoming Sturgis Rally are flying so fast, they could easily break the land speed record. And since you never know what the event could bring, we’re not about to discourage speculation. In fact, we’ve got a few predictions of our own for the future to throw into the mix. If you think this year is going to be big, check out some of predictions for the party at the Buffalo Chip during the 100th anniversary of the Sturgis Rally!

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Published on Wednesday, December 21, 2016

These holiday songs will make your season tolerable again.It’ s that time of year again where you can’t go anywhere without hearing the same holiday songs playing in every grocery store you visit. While there’s little you can do to stop this public onslaught of repetitive holiday music, you can find some relief by throwing on this ready-made playlist filled with choice jams that’ll get you rockin’ out in the holiday spirit. Vary up your listening pleasures this holiday season by checking out these 22 holiday songs that don’t suck brought to you by your friends at The Best Party Anywhere – The Legendary Sturgis Buffalo Chip.

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Published on Monday, December 19, 2016

Keep Your Resolutions at the Sturgis Rally

Most people don’t follow through with New Year’s resolutions. Truth be told, most people give up before they even get started. But you know that bikers aren’t “most people.” We stick to our guns to get what we want, and the goals we set are about living life to the fullest. 

Here are 10 New Year’s resolutions for bikers that you can always keep if you let the Buffalo Chip help you attain them…

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Published on Thursday, November 17, 2016

Sometimes people watching at the Chip can be just as entertaining as what’s on the stage. Have you ever witnessed something so strange you had to do a double take just to be sure you weren’t making it all up in your head? Let’s be real…when tens of thousands of bikers show up to a party where practically anything goes, this happens a lot. And it can leave you with thoughts like “How do you go to the bathroom when you’re sharing one pair of underwear?” or “How do you cover up a hickey on your butt?” These ten weird moments from The Best Party Anywhere® will leave you with more questions than answers and provide the kind of people watching that’ll make you laugh out loud.

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Published on Thursday, November 17, 2016

If you’ve got a couple hours to spend riding in South Dakota’s scenic Black Hills, the long list of thrilling routes available to you make it nearly impossible to narrow your choices down to just one. Luckily, there’s a loop that starts and ends right in Sturgis that combines several of the Black Hills’s best riding roads. Ride along through Boulder Canyon, Highway 385, Nemo Road and Vanocker Canyon in this exhilarating video presented by the Sturgis Rider Friendly Establishment Mobile App, and you’ll see why this route is a must ride!

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Published on Thursday, November 17, 2016

Brian Bell interview reveals Buffalo Chip flat track detailsDirt track builder and race promoter Brian Bell is on the cutting edge of the dirt track racing resurgence, and he’s been running full-on since early 2015. His company, IV League Flat Track, designed the racetrack at the Chip in 2016, and it’s far from typical. Iron Trader News caught up with him prior to the Roland Sands Designs Super Hooligan Races during the 2016 Buffalo Chip Moto Stampede to learn more.

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Published on Monday, November 7, 2016

Vote Biker during this Presidential ElectionNot everyone agrees on politics, but after this long, drawn-out, drama-filled election season, we can all agree it’ll be a relief to have it finally over with. And once the final vote is tallied, for better or for worse we’ll all have four years to deal with the outcome. So as you hold your breath awaiting the result of this presidential election, cross your fingers that whoever is chosen has these six things in common with bikers.

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Published on Monday, November 7, 2016

Biker friends will teach you everything you need to know about camaraderieBikers are some truly amazing people. They live by a code of respect for the road and everything on it, and they show an intense loyalty to their friends and family. In this age of digital friendships and one-click sharing, it’s more important than ever for folks to find a source of inspiration to help them authentically reconnect with their fellow man, and there’s nobody better to learn that from than a biker.  Check out these eight lessons that prove bikers could teach the world a thing or two about camaraderie.

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Published on Monday, November 7, 2016

Music Festival Campsite Ideas That’ll Up Your Party Game

Imagine how much fun a party at a campsite could be with additions like life-sized checkers, mini swimming pools or even alien probing devices. If you’ve ever attended a music festival, you’ve probably stumbled upon some decked-out campsites with so much going on they almost felt like their own mini-festival. Well, you’ll find ideas like these and more to up your party game when you tour some of the cool campsites competing in the Buffalo Chip Block Party Challenge with Katy and Marie from the Reformed Whores in this episode of Sturgis Rider TV®.

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Published on Thursday, October 20, 2016

People who really like to ride visit the Sturgis Rally when it’s not an anniversary year. They know they’ll find some of the country’s best roads in the Black Hills, ones laced with iconic monuments and western ambience to spare. When the traffic is reduced the riding experience is amplified.

During “rider’s rallies,” we gladly suggest nearby places to ride to and make your own. We’ll list some recommendations in this article, but for more ideas download the Sturgis Rider Friendly Establishments Mobile App.

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Published on Thursday, October 20, 2016

Moonshiner Josh Owens is looking to find some buyers for his famous racing fuel at the Buffalo Chip MotoStampede Super Hooligan races.The lax rules of Roland Sands Design's Super Hooligan Races at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® brought a newfound sense of lawlessness and excitement to The Best Party Anywhere® in 2016. This mischievous 2016 Moto Stampede main event also presented an incredible business opportunity for lumberjack, biker, moonshiner, and all around madman Josh Owens. Josh was convinced his secret backwoods-concocted 110 octane family firewater recipe would guarantee the checkered flag, but would racers like Roland Sands and Brad “The Bullet” Baker be brave enough to put it in their bike? Find out if Josh was able to capitalize on this chance to make some serious dough under the table from the Hooligans in this episode of Sturgis Rider TV.

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Published on Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Freedom… Depending on where you live, it’s a word you hear a lot. If you’ve lived free your entire life, it’s easy to take for granted and impossible to imagine being without. It’s a lot like air–you don’t realize how important it is until you’re not getting any. But whether you fly with the eagles or the man’s holding you down, it’s important to stop and smell the freedom flowers every once in awhile, to breathe deep the sweet nectar of liberty and take stock of what makes life so great. Which of these 15 crucial freedoms mean the most to you?

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Published on Monday, October 10, 2016

Biker babes battle it out for the prime Bikini Beach sunning space in this episode of Sturgis Rider TVThe Bikini Beach Swim Paradise at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® is hands down the coolest place to hang out on a hot day during the Sturgis rally. But sometimes things can get a little heated when so many beautiful women are trying to catch rays on the deck at the same time. The Coors Light girls found themselves in this very predicament one afternoon when they discovered members of the International Bikini Team sunning in their favorite spot. Luckily comedian and pro wrestling manager Chris Trew was on hand to break up the fight and help these biker babes settle the score. Watch this battle get wet and wild and find out who comes out on top in this episode of Sturgis Rider TV.

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