Sturgis Rider® News Blog

One Ride You Must Take This Fall

When the colors start to change, bikers in cooler climates know that riding days are probably numbered. But with this sad news comes a silver lining, as Mother Nature saves one of her best motorcycle rides for fall. A group of seasoned riders unanimously singled out this ride when asked to share their favorite, and we compiled their experiences in the article “One Ride You Must Take Before You Die.” So with fall colors about to peak, we just had to take in the breathtaking scenery and exhilarating twists and turns for ourselves in order to bring you this stunning ride video:
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10 Years of Weird: The 2023 Sturgis Buffalo® Chip Lost & Found

Another Sturgis Motorcycle Rally has come and gone, and, like every other year, folks on the outside are full of questions.
How many people were there?
What were the best concerts?
How did it compare to last year? The 80th? The 75th?
Of course, the SD Department of Transportation releases traffic numbers. But to truly gauge how crazy the party was, you’ve gotta check out the stuff that turned up in the Sturgis Buffalo Chip lost and found. Check out the lost and found for yourself and see if you can help the Chip find these items’ rightful owners.
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“Hey Alexa, Play Photograph by Def Leppard”

What’s the best part of the Best Party Anywhere®? It depends on who you ask. For some, it doesn’t get any better than securing a spot in the front row and locking eyes with your favorite band. Others can’t wait to stroll through the sea of beautiful bikes. Then, there are those who would never miss the opportunity to escape everyday life and embrace their wild side. No matter what gets your motor running, everyone can agree the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® is a place where one may explore what makes you happy on a larger-than-life scale.
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Buffalo Chip News

Sturgis Buffalo Chip® Release Full Entertainment Lineup and Limited-Edition Festival Poster

Sturgis, SD (July 6, 2023): It’s time for a party! The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is all set to host a party for the ages Aug. 4 – 13 during the 83rd Sturgis Rally. The now complete lineup features top acts like Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd, ZZ Top, Limp Bizkit and so many more along with crazy, never-before-seen events like the Death Wire Daredevil Spectacular. Eleven new entertainment acts and one event have been added to the Chip’s lineup – Tim Montana, Tommy “C. Thomas” Howell, Back In Black, Petty and the Heartshakers, Big Skillet, DJ Hulio, Devon Worley Band, Leilani Kilgore, Peach Street Revival, The Downboys, Ted Z & The Wranglers and Street Drag Invitational with Crazy John.
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NOW It’s a Buffalo Chip Party

Sturgis, SD (June 29, 2023): It’s not a party without the “Buffalo Chip House Band” Buckcherry and crowd favorite Puddle Of Mudd rockin’ the Sturgis Buffalo Chip Wolfman Jack main stage during the Sturgis Rally. These two crowd favorite rockers are returning to complete the party Friday, Aug. 11 and join top names for the 2023 festival including Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Limp Bizkit, ZZ Top, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Koe Wetzel, Whiskey Myers, George Thorogood & The Destroyers, Pop Evil, Lita Ford, Steel Panther, and many more. See the Buffalo Chip band lineup so far at
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