The Sturgis Buffalo Chip Announces Two More Reasons to Party at the Chip this August

The Best Party Anywhere® is coming on strong for Black Friday by announcing Buckcherry to join Super Bowl entertainer Snoop Dogg for the 2022 festival, as well as a contest launch.


Sturgis, S.D. (November 26, 2021): The Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling® is bringing party people everywhere a band announcement and a brand-new contest opportunity to kick off the holiday season right. The premier party band of the last two decades, Buckcherry, returns to the Buffalo Chip to join fellow party animal Snoop Dogg on Saturday, Aug. 6. In addition, the Chip is kicking off the #BestPartyAnywhere TikTok Contest, which gives people a chance to win VIP passes just for showing off how they like to have a good time. See the Black Friday video announcement at and the contest video at

“The Buffalo Chip’s 41st anniversary is going to be a great party that people won’t want to miss,” said Rod Woodruff, CEO of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip. “It’s still early, but the soundtrack to the good times is well on the way for 2022. When Buckcherry comes to the Buffalo Chip, an energy follows them that creates such a fun atmosphere, and with Buckcherry and Snoop Dogg on the same night, the place will be even more electric!”



Aug. 6

Recognized worldwide for their good-time anthems, these seductively slithering rockers will be coming at the rally crowd with the crushing chords and familiar refrains of songs like “Crazy B****”, “Sorry”, and “Lit Up” as well as tracks from their latest album when they take to the Wolfman Jack Stage.


#BestPartyAnywhere TikTok Contest

The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is putting out the call to all the fun-loving, good-time-having people around for the chance to win two extended rally passes and VIP upgrades to The Best Party Anywhere. All people need to do to enter is hop on the wildly popular TikTok app and show off how they like to party in the most fun way possible. Complete contest rules can be found here.


Exciting contests and performances from world-class entertainers are just part of what the Sturgis Buffalo Chip has in store again for 2022. Guests will have the opportunity to experience thrilling events, including legendary rides, powerful freedom celebrations, top-tier bike shows, heart-pounding stunts, white-knuckle racing, worthwhile charity events and so much more. All events are outdoors in an open environment for the safest experience possible. Entertainment is free with camping. A full list of Sturgis Buffalo Chip events is available at The Buffalo Chip is home to the Sturgis Rally Information Center™ and is the official sponsor of the free Official Sturgis Rally Registration Program.


About the Sturgis Buffalo Chip Presented by GEICO Motorcycle

The Sturgis Buffalo Chip® is the award-winning leader in music and motorcycle lifestyle experiences. Hailed as The Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling® and The Best Party Anywhere®, it has been the epicenter of the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally since its establishment in 1981. Every August, the Buffalo Chip brings together the world’s largest gathering of music and motorcycle fans, with visitors from all 50 states and over 20 countries. It remains one of the world’s most televised and longest-running independent music festivals. The Chip advances the Sturgis Rally by being home to the Sturgis Rally Information Center™ and the official sponsor of the Official Sturgis Rally Registration Program. More details are available at

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2023 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Pre-Rally Party Jul. 31–Aug. 3
Concerts Aug. 4–Aug. 13

2024 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Pre-Rally Party Jul. 29–Aug. 1
Concerts Aug. 2–Aug. 11

2025 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Pre-Rally Party Jul. 28–Jul. 31
Concerts Aug. 1–Aug. 10

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