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March 9, 2018
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How to Do Sturgis Vol. 2 – Answers to First-Timer Questions About Planning Their Trip

Albert Einstein once said, “The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know.” Anyone who’s ever been a Sturgis first-timer probably relates to this sentiment. Once you’ve made the commitment to come and have decided where you’re staying, you realize there’s still so much left to figure out. What will the weather be like? What should I pack? Find the answers to these and many others first timers have in this article.

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Special Prices Ending

A whale of an announcement is coming on March 15th, and when it hits, you won’t be able to miss it. But before that boulder drops, you’ll want to take advantage of the current low prices at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip, which end on March 14th at 5 pm MT. Prices will never be lower than they are right now, so don’t wait! Reserve your passes now!

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Two Killer Artists Added to Buffalo Chip Lineup!

Power comes packed in pairs, and nowhere can this be seen better than in the Buffalo Chip’s two latest announcements. Lita Ford joins the lineup alongside Kid Rock on Thursday, Aug. 9, and Yelawolf was just paired with John Kay & Steppenwolf on Friday, Aug. 10. Both nights are going to be a howling good time, and you need to be there. The current low prices end on March 14th at 5 pm, so reserve your passes now!

See the lineup so far!

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“Passion Built” Exhibit Brings Custom Bikes Out of the Garage and into the Gallery

What kinds of custom motorcycles and art can be created from pure passion and love of the machine? You’ll find out when you experience the stunning collection of masterpieces curated by Michael Lichter for the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s® 2018 Motorcycles As Art™ Exhibition, “Passion Built – Garage to Gallery.” Get to know the works of a diverse group of over 40 custom builders and artists who create professional-quality custom motorcycles outside of a professional workplace during their free time!

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Meet the Industry’s Finest While Raising Money for Charity

Kick start your trip to the Sturgis Rally by rubbing elbows with custom builders from around the world at the Flying Piston Breakfast Benefit. This exclusive event will allow you to fill up your tank with a hearty catered breakfast meal next the builders who will be displaying custom motorcycles in this year’s Motorcycles As Art exhibit, Passion Built, curated by Michael Lichter. And best of all, it’s for charity!

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World Champion Knife & Ax Throwing Coming to CrossRoads

Blade Aces are bringing the first-ever Knife & Ax Throwing Championships to the Buffalo Chip, and it’s something you have to see to believe! This team is operated by the world’s highest ranked knife-throwing couple, eleven-time world champion Melody Cuenca and her husband TJ. They, along with several other world champions, will be hosting four major events and daily classes for aspiring knife and ax throwers at the Buffalo Chip’s free access CrossRoads area.

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Donnie Smith Show: The Coolest Custom Motorcycles and Cars

Living in the Midwest over the winter definitely comes with its fair share of drawbacks if you’re a motorcycle or car enthusiast. But each year when the world starts to thaw, the Donnie Smith Bike and Car Show more than makes up for lost time. As the 2018 event approaches, take a look back the customs that rose to the top with these highlights from last year’s show.

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Win a Trip to Laconia Motorcycle Week!

Laconia Motorcycle Week is celebrating its 95th anniversary this June, and if you play your cards right, you could be heading to this historic event for free! Take 30 seconds to sign up, and you could win a 3-night stay at Steele Hill Resorts, a VIP Package from the Laconia Roadhouse, traveling cash, riding apparel, a 95th anniversary Laconia riding vest from Hot Leathers, a Sturgis Buffalo Chip Epiphone Guitar, 1 year subscription to Cycle Source Magazine and a custom-engraved Jack Daniels barrel top.

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How to Do Sturgis Vol. 1 – Answers to First-Timer Questions About Navigating through the Black Hills

After years of dreaming and scheming, you’re finally doing it. You’ve decided this is the year to embark on a journey you’ve heard will be the greatest adventure of your life—you’re taking a trip to Sturgis! But now that you’re excited and all your Facebook buddies are jealous, questions start swirling through you head. What are the local motorcycle laws? Do I need a helmet? HOW DO I GET TO MOUNT RUSHMORE?! Find the answers to these and many others first timers have in this article.

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