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2016 Sturgis Buffalo Chip 35th Anniversary Party Passes

Let Loose for the Lowest Price by Making Your Reservation Early!

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Are you thinking about the 2016 Sturgis Buffalo Chip® already? Of course you are. And, it's a good thing, because so is everyone else! Those of you true partiers who know the Chip has put on the Best Party Anywhere™ for 34 years also know you don’t want to miss the 35th anniversary. Requests for 2016 Sturgis Buffalo Chip reservations have been coming in hot! Packages are first come first served, so it’s no wonder you are so eager to reserve for 2016.

Like a bottle of fine Tennessee whiskey, the Sturgis Buffalo Chip only gets better with age. The Chip’s 35th annual party will truly be one for the ages. So once this monumental party leaves its footprint in the sands of time, what will you say? “Man, that looked like one hell of a party, I wish I had been there” or, “Holy sh*t! That really was the Best Party Anywhere!”

There’s only one way to get the best deal and ensure your place at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s 2016 party, and that’s to reserve in advance! You know resources are scarce when everyone wants to be part of the same great thing. So remember, like the amazing special prices, reservations for RV sites, cabins, and other exclusive amenities will be in high demand and go fast. You saw how quickly the thrill and anticipation for the 75th escalated things, so don't wait and find yourself missing out on something you know you want. Reserve your 2016 passes now!

Whether you want to roll up in an RV, crash in a cabin, pitch a tent, meet the stars or catch a concert from the front row, we’ll strive to give you the kind of party you want and deserve in 2016!


All concerts at the Buffalo Chip are free with camping. That’s right, free! Whether you want to come for one night of the party or for two full weeks, your pass allows you to camp, and the concerts are a bonus. If you’ve got a daily pass, you’re welcome to stay and camp until 10 a.m. the following day, but it isn’t required. We just make it possible for you to stay so you don't party too much, then hit the highway (or have the highway hit you).

See the Chip’s amazing lineup of world-class concerts!


Tent Camping

You haven’t truly had the Authentic Sturgis Buffalo Chip Experience until you’ve camped at the Chip. Each year, the Buffalo Chip’s 600-acre campground fills with folks ready to kick back, relax and have the time of their lives at the Best Party Anywhere. If you’re the type who likes to tent it or you’re simply looking for the lowest price, you’ll be happy to know that you can pitch your tent nearly anywhere on the Chip premises, with very few exceptions.

Find out why the Sturgis Buffalo Chip is the best place in Sturgis SD!


EZ Camping

Imagine hopping on your bike, riding to the Chip and finding your campsite already set up for you. With Buffalo Chip EZ camping, you can simply show up and make yourself at home! The Sturgis Buffalo Chip will set up everything you need for a comfortable camping experience including tent, sleeping bag, air mattress and more.

Travel light and camp hassle free!


RV Camping

Motor homes, RVs, campers, trailers—whatever you want to call ‘em, we’ve got the room to park ‘em! The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is proud to offer hundreds of improved RV sites with access to power and water so you can set up a comfortable camp during your visit to Sturgis SD.

RV Camp in style while visiting Sturgis SD!


RV/Camper Rentals

Enjoy all the amenities of home while camping at the Legendary Sturgis Buffalo Chip by renting your RV. You’ll be able to enjoy restful nights in a real bed, the privacy of your own hot shower, and the convenience and comfort of a full kitchen and living quarters.

Experience the luxury of an RV without having to buy one!


Cabin Rentals

Your home away from home awaits at one of the Buffalo Chip’s comfortable, air-conditioned rental cabins. Snuggle up with your sweetie in a cozy cabin for two or bunk up with your buddies in a cabin for eight. Choose from one of several Sturgis Buffalo Chip cabin communities throughout the campground.

Check out cabin choices and amenities!


Camping in Fenske Park

Get the royal treatment while at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip by camping in Fenske Park! This secured area is conveniently located directly behind the amphitheater and will give you exclusive privileges including free beer, free buffet-style lunch and dinner, access to restricted concert-viewing areas and the chance to rub elbows with celebrity guests who like to hang out backstage.

Find out all the ways the Sturgis Buffalo Chip rolls out the red carpet for Fenske Park guests!


Fan VIP Upgrades

Here’s your chance to meet your favorite stars and watch them perform from an arm’s length! With Sturgis Buffalo Chip Fan VIP Upgrades, you'll get exclusive access to the VIP reception area, admittance to private concert-viewing areas and even a chance to attend artist meet-and-greets.

Find out how to get the rockstar treatment with Fan VIP Upgrades!


Top Shelf Lounge

Party in style at penthouse level at the Top Shelf Lounge. The private bar and viewing deckat the Sturgis Buffalo Chip gives you a bird’s eye view of the concert and the crowd, 135 feet out from center stage. This exclusive locale is perfect for company parties and private gatherings.

Find out how to get the best seat in the house!


The Sturgis Buffalo Chip party you’ve been looking forward to for ages is right around the corner. Don’t miss your chance to experience history in the making. Reserve your passes for the Chip’s 35th anniversary during the 2016 Sturgis Rally today!

Official 2016 Sturgis Buffalo Chip Dates

Early Bird Passes – Monday, Aug. 1 – Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

Extended Rally Pass – Saturday, Aug. 6 – Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

Rally Pass – Monday, Aug. 8 – Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

“Seriously was the best motorcycle rally experience ever. Always LEGENDARY at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip.” – Grant Holub


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