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The Complete List for 2016

Poker runs, charity rides, show 'n shines, you name it—if it's happening on two wheels in Ontario, it's on this list!



Events are a great way to connect with the motorcycle community at large, make new friends or just to keep up with old ones. Charity events are often conceived to help those in need. Whether it be for an issue as widespread as prostate cancer or as specific as a wheelchair ramp in your town, getting together with other riders is a great way to make positive changes in your community. It also happens to be a lot of fun! 

Upcoming Ontario Motorcycle Events 

September 2016 Ontario Motorcycle Events

2, 3, Bike Fest 2016, Hawksbury, ON
A great annual bike event on the shores of the Ottawa River. AC/DC cover band RUFF/EDGE hit the stage at 7pm on Saturday night followed by fireworks.
 
3, Snake River Rodeo 2016, Cobden, ON
Live music, on and off bike games, pig roast, rough camping. For details contact the club at [email protected]
Recommended Route: The Calabogie Boogie
 
3, 2nd Annual Spirit Island Thunder Run, Aundek Omni Kaning, ON
Everyone is welcome to join in supporting the Good Food Box program with htis 4-hour ride around beautiful Manitoulin Island. Starting at the Endaa-aang Tourism Cabins and Teepee Rental (24 Lake Road, Highway 540, south of Little Current in AOK First Nation. Ride will conclude with supper and entertainment at the AOK band office. Dinner tickets are $15 and everyone is welcome.
Registration: $20 per bike, $10 per passenger. 
 
Everyone welcome to a day full of fun from 11:00am - 1:00am at the Stone Fountain Motel, 5876 Hwy 35 in Fenelon Falls. The days events will include rodeo games (starting at 1pm sharp), beef roast dinner (included in admission), silent auction, show n' shine, burnout pit, tattooing available. Featuring Live Bands......NOS & KAOS. All proceeds for the Local Schools Breakfast Programs. Camping available onsite (contact for more info). For more details call 705-887-2627. 
Registration: Admission is $20/Person.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
More details to come. For now, book your campsites at the Lower Beverley Lake Park!
 
Last year we had over 200 bikes entered even with the poor weather and with the help of all those who attended, we raised over $10,000 for Simcoe County Autism. As we prepare for our fourth annual ride our expectations have doubled once again. With much more time to plan we are very hopeful to have over 400 bikes and at least doubling the donations. 
In the next couple weeks, we will start to announce some big prizes we have been working on. As well this year we are raffling off a custom trike, recently appraised at $35,000. Information on the trike ticket sales will be coming soon. Sponsor sheets will be made available by the middle of April. And yes we will have a few prizes for most money raised etc. Last year we gave out over $20,000.00 in prizes to those who attended.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
There will be a few suggested fuel stops along the way and rest stops where you can get off the bike, have a quick snack, grab your poker card and keep on truckin! Route maps will be provided and the route will be marked so you don't get lost.  Follow along this beautiful roads through the back country of Grand River!
Upon your return to Bingemans you can listen to some great tunes and enjoy your well deserved lunch and possible win some great prizes or the grand prize of $1000!!!
Registration: Starts at 8:00am. Raise a minimum of $50 in pledges. For every $50 you raise you will recieve a draw ticket for the grand prize.
 
All motorcycle enthusiasts near and far are invited to the 1st Annual Georgina Mayor’s Charity Motorcycle Ride. The event starts at the Sutton Legion with a light breakfast and ends back at the legion approximately four hours later with a BBQ. This event will help raise much needed funds for both Hospice Georgina and the Georgina Animal Shelter,” said Georgina Mayor Margaret Quirk.
Registration: Will take place at the Sutton Legion located at 21 East Street in Sutton and begins at 9 a.m. with kickstands up at 11 a.m. The cost to register is $35 (plus $10 for a passenger). Registration fees will be waived when you raise $200 or more in pledges! Prizes will be awarded for the most donations raised. For more information, please contact Tammi Roberts at 905-476-4305 Ext. 2213 or [email protected]
                          
11, Drivers Against Distraction Awareness Ride, Kingston, ON Ride for Motorcycle Awareness. Prevent Deaths and Injuries on Ontario Highways. Funds Raised go to Printed Materials, Road SIgns and Events to Raise Motorist Awareness. Distracted Drivers Kill Bikers! Look Twice for Motorbikes.
Registration: Early registration is Saturday 5-8 pm (lobby) of the husky $25.00
Sunday $30.00 registration opens at 8. Online registration $30.
 
11, Despatch Rider Day, Kingston, ON
Calling all Despatch Riders! The Military Communications and Electronics Museum wants to see you and you display your ride, show your memorabilia and to tell your stories. We would love to reconnect with the biker community at  large. We have plenty of display room as well as room for trailers and paraphernalia. Plus, it’s FREE!
Come join us Sunday September 11, 2016 from 10am-5pm at CFB Kingston Base Gym. (Please note if you are displaying your bike you need to be on site no later than 9:30am).
Registration: Click here to register your bike for the display.
 
Poker Run starts from Husky Truck Stop on York Road, N.O.T.L. Party to follow at the Bash Site - 330 Young Road, Welland. Licenced bar. No outside alcohol. No pets. No attitudes. Everyone is welcome!! Feel free to invite your friends.
Registration: Entry fee is non-perishable food items or cash donation.
 
17, Ride for Memories, Orangeville, ON
The Ride for Memories is an event with the purpose of bringing awareness and understanding to the needs of caregivers in Dufferin County. The funds raised by this event are used to ensure that services offered by the Alzheimer Society of Dufferin County are available to clients and caregivers in our area. This event is designed to reach people who have a passion to ride motorcycles and who have a desire to support our programs and services through fund development events such as this.
We will be stopping at retirement and Long Term Care Homes along the route to socialize and offer support and encouragement to the clients we have in Dufferin County.
Registration: check in from Noon to 1:00pm at the Alzheimer Society of Dufferin County's office. Ride leaves at 1:00.
 
In memory Of Traci Gard. All proceeds go to the Kindney Foundation of Ontario, Ottawa area office. Last year we raised $1400 and had 83 motorcycle and riders play hands. Hopefully this year we can do better.
Registration: Open between 8:30 and 10:00am at Angelo's Resturant. They will be open for breakfast.
 
All together ride starts at Cardinal Pavilion. Call Greg or Susie at 613-926-0799 for more information. 
 
24, Ride Against the Wind, Feversham, ON
Motorbike riders will enjoy winding roads, incredible views, colourful autumn leaves, a hot lunch, good company, and a silent auction. The ride starts and ends on Saturday, September 24 at the Osprey Community Centre on Cty Rd 2 just south of Feversham. 
If you’re not a bike rider, you are welcome to bid on auction items as well and enjoy a homemade meal for $20.00 per person or consider a financial donation or a pledge – all amounts big or small are gratefully accepted.
Registration starts at 9:30 AM; ride leaves at 10:00 AM returning around 1:00 PM for lunch. Cost is $30 for a bike and rider or $50 for bike, rider and passenger.
 
Last updated: September 2nd 2016

 

Past Ontario Motorcycle Events

August 2016 Ontario Motorcycle Events

5, 6, 7, Big Daddy's Cowpaddy Rodeo & Roast, North Augusta, ON
Gates open at noon. 
Registration: Advanced tickets $25, at the Gate $30.
 
6, Ride for Dad Grey-Bruce, Owen Sound, ON
This will be the Third Annual Motorcycle Ride for Dad Grey Bruce. A scenic ride in Poker run format. All money raised goes to Prostate cancer research and awareness.
Regsitration: Get pledges to participate.  
Recommended Route: The Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
7, The Moto-Mode Rally, Corunna, ON
The Moto-Mode 2016 dice run invites all Motorcycles & Classic Cars to rally together for NeighbourLink Sarnia-Lambton! Mark your calendars and get those wheels ready for Sunday, August 7 @1:30 at our host, WCK Honda in Corunna. Free BBQ after. Prizes for top scores and lowest.
Registration: $30. Passengers are free. Don't forget to bring canned / dry goods on rally day and score Extra Points!  
 
You have done it now, down the rabbit hole you go. J&R Cycle presents The Mad Hatter Motorcycle Ride. The scavenger hunt will start at J&R Cycle with a little snack and will end at the Manito Shrine Club for a tea party/lunch. The Mad Hatter, the Red Queen, and the White Rabbit are all sure to be there. So do what Alice should have done, and follow this very good advice, preregister at J&R Cycle or online to make sure you can join in on the fun.
Registration: The tickets cost $25.00 before July 24 and after the tickets will go up to $30. The best part, the money raised from this event will got towards the Transportation fund for Shriners Children Hospital.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
12, Kirkfield Invasion, Kirkfield, ON
6 live bands. (We Walk The Line, Johnny Cash tribute, Bad To The Bone, George Thorogood tribute band, Live Sex Show), Motorcycle Show n Shine, Motorcycle Rodeo and lots more.
Registration: $25 single day. $50 whole weekend camping included.
 
14, Ride for SickKids, Oshawa-Port Perry, ON
This event grafts the growing and mainstream popularity of motorcycle riding supporting a great cause and will feature celebrity riders, a family-friendly lunch stop, and much more. From the breakfast kick-off through the scenic police-escorted route from Oshawa to Port Perry, this unique outing is becoming one of the most anticipated SickKids events. The Ride for Sick Kids has raised a total to $227,653.67 over the last 7 years. Hotel Partner is Travelodge, located at 940 Champlain Avenue, Oshawa
Registration: $40/$25 passenger.
 
20, Perth County Wicked Ride, Perth County, ON
A women's only motorcycle tour of Perth County with organized stops along the way. Travel throughout Perth County collecting stamps at specified retail locations and receive small gifts from each stop along the way. No bike? No problem — ride along with the bikers on an accompanying bus tour!
At the beginning of the event each woman will be given a gift bag for treat collections along with the special stamp collection book. Retailers will be on the look out for the sparkle, pink and black colours that are part of the theme of the getaway experience.
Registration: Ride your own bike $36.00 or go on the bus for $49.00. (plus HST) Both ticket prices include your dinner!
Recommended Route: Ride the Counties
 
20, Ride for Pet Rescues, Smiths Falls, ON
The ride will be held in the parking lot of Canadian Tire, Smiths Falls for the start and finish. The ride starting at 9:00am for the Poker Run. This years recipient is Dino Reptiles. Come out and help support a great cause!
Registration: Registration/check-in will be from 8:00am- 9:00am. $50.00 per person and will include a t-shirt, pin and pork or beef BBQ lunch. You can now pre-register using Paypal at the top of the page. You can also pre-register in person at Love Your Pet, pet store in Kemptville.
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
20, Riders Against Hunger, Mississauga, ON
A motorcycle charity ride in support of a local food bank, Eden Food for Change, providing food, practical skills training and other resources to the hungry of Mississauga. Start venue is the South Common Mall (Erin Mills Parkway & The Collegeway) in Mississauga. Breakfast provided during registration. Discount on lunch provided after the ride. It is a poker run style, signed 3-4 hour scenic route with designated ride stops. We do a different route every year. Prizes handed out at the end for best hand, grand draw and for the top three fundraisers. 
Registration: $35 for basic registration, $50 includes ride t-shirt and draw ticket. Ride for FREE by collecting a minimum of $35 in donations. Raise additional funds for incentive gifts and prizes.Opens at 8:00. Kick Stands Up at 9:30
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip 
 
20, Desiree's Ride, Brantford, ON
An event held in memory of Desiree Gallagher with proceeds going to help victims of crime and helping others in need. Meet at The Knights of Columbus, 12 Catharine Street, Brantford. This year's ride will be police escorted to the outskirts of the city limits. Prizes will be awarded by most pledges raised by individuals. All riders must be 18 years of age or older.
Registration: Opens at 9:30am. $25.00 per rider, $20.00 per passenger. Both fees includes meal ticket.
 
Meet at the Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre for the Bikers Against Violence ride in solidarity to bring awareness—we ride against violence.
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley
 
20, Young at Heart Ride, Barrie, ON
The event is a fun filled day for all comprised of a breakfast, scenic Poker Run, a break at halfway point, then return trip ending at the IOOF Seniors Homes Inc. parking lot with a post ride Dinner, Raffles and amazing Prizes. All riders all welcome!  All donations and pledges are appreciated! For more information call 705-725-4610.
Registration: $30 per participant or free with $100 in pledges. Open from 9:00am with a breakfast. Ride begins at 10:00am.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
21, Motorcycle Ride for Kids, Kingston, ON
Ride For Kids is a fundraiser for the Boys and Girls Club Kingston. The first year we had 65 bikes and we raised $2,200.00 and the second year we had 114 bikes and we gave the B&G Club a cheque for $5,610.70. This ride will only grow in size.
Registration: Meet at 9:00am at Boys and Girls Club, Frontenac Mall 1300 Bath Rd. in Kingston.
 
23, Ride for Hope, Embrun, ON
This ride will help a little girl who was born with Complex Congenital Heart Defects, namely AVSD (Atrial-Ventricular Septal Defect) DORV (Double Outlet Right Ventricle) and Tetralogy of Fallot. All bikes are welcome to participate in the ride and poker run. The day will include merchants & vendors, BBQ, refreshments and a 50/50 draw. Meet at Lucky 7 Sports Bar & Grill in Ebrun.
This ride will help a little girl who was born with Complex Congenital Heart Defects, namely AVSD (Atrial-Ventricular Septal Defect) DORV (Double Outlet Right Ventricle) and Tetralogy of Fallot.
Registration: Open from 9:00-10:00am. $30 per bike. Departure time is 10:15. Maps will be provided.
 
This summer's ride will be the last one. All riders, bikes, clubs to join us on our scenic rural roads for a fun day of safe riding and meeting new folks. Starts at 10:00am at Levi Home Hardware.
Registration: Open from 9:00 to 9:45am. $20 per rider, $10 per passenger. Collect $50 in pledges to ride free!
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley
 
Sprucedale Hotel is celebrating their 13th Annual charity motorcycle poker run. The ride will see some very scenic landscape with some nice roads, passing through a number of small towns and villages. Poker run will end at the Sprucedale Hotel where there will be prize draws, 50/50 draw followed by a BBQ dinner. This year's charity is The Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation. For those not riding or are quick to return to the hotel there will be a pay as you eat BBQ lunch serving hamburgers, sausages and hot dogs.
Registration: Riders $35.00, passengers $30.00. Includes poker hand and BBQ dinner. There is a pay as you eat breakfast during registration with FREE coffee.
Recommended Route: Explorers' Edge Big Loop
 
27, Lobo Loco Rally, Ends in Hamilton, ON
Approximately 1 week prior to the rally you will be emailed a Rally Book that includes all the rules, a set of locations throughout Southern Ontario, as well as a .gpx file for your GPS and mapping software. During the rally you will have 8 hours to find and photograph as many of these locations as possible. Think of the Rally Book like a restaurant menu—you can't possibly eat everything on it, so you must decide what will secure you the most points and get you to the finish line on time.
You may start ANYWHERE in Southern Ontario at or after 8:00am on Saturday, August 27th.  You MUST obtain a starting receipt (typically from a gas station) that clearly shows the correct Date, Time, Address, and City that you began in.  From there you are free to collect as many bonus locations as possible.
The "Finish Line" will be in Hamilton, ON at King's Buffet, 200 Centennial Pkwy N.  You must arrive no later than 4:00pm.  After 4pm you will lose 2% of your points per minute (and at 4:50 be consider DNF). At 5pm the Dinner Buffet and Banquet will officially start, and around 5:30pm (scoring dependent) winners and awards will be presented.

 

July 2016 Ontario Motorcycle Events

2, Chrome on the Canal, Campbellford, ON
Always on the first Saturday in July along the banks of the Trent Canal in Campbellford, it gives motorcycle, car, and truck enthusiasts the opportunity to come together, display their vehicles, and share their interests with each other. For more information, or to register as a vendor please contact John & Heather McEvoy at (705) 653-4523 or email [email protected].
 
3, Run 4 Larry, Windsor, ON
Starting at Thunder Road Harley-Davidson at 7:00am with registration, then lunch at Dukes Harley-Davidson in Blenheim ending with dinner at Colchester Bar & Grill at 5:00pm. Poker run, raffles, giveaways, bonuses for donations. Volunteers welcome. 
Registration: $35 for bike and driver, $30 for passenger. Includes meals, maps and all the fun!
 
Show & Shine and swapmeet in the trees by the lake. Great live rock music, good food, & refreshments charity raffle 50/50, door prizes & more. Vendors welcome ($10 pitch fee, swap area free). All just steps from the beach. BYOB.
Registration: $5 per person.
 
8, Ride for Sight Northern Ontario, Goulais River, ON
Ride for Sight is a Canadian tradition. For 37 years, motorcyclists from across the country have rallied together in support of vision science – raising more than $20 million for researchers at hospitals and universities coast-to-coast.
Rev your fundraising engines because another action-packed ride season is just around the corner. We’re bringing the best in motorcycle-themed entertainment to Stokely Creek Lodge.
Highlights for 2016 include: Spectacular motorcycle parades, Live music & entertainment, Show ‘n’ Shines & bike games. There will also be camping & vendor markets.
Registration: $75
Recommended Route: The Grand Algoma Tour
 
8, 9, 10, Wheels, Water and Wings, Bancroft, ON
A weekend of fun for the whole family in downtown Bancroft. Includes a motorcycle show n shine, car shows, live music, soap box derby, food, a mid way and more!
Registration: Free! 
Recommended Route: Dynamite Alley
 
8, 9, 10, Lawrence Hacking's Overland Adventure Rally, Campbellville, ON
The ultimate one-day adventure ride takes place just west of Toronto at the Mohawk Inn. The 240km gravel and pavement route takes about 4.5 hours riding time and has some fun features. Learn all about it here.
Registration: Opens at 7:00am on Saturday or skip the line and register now!
 
9, Lucan Baconfest, Lucan, ON
Bacon. Starts at 10:00am. Hosted by the Ontario Spyder Ryders. More details to follow.
 
How about a scenic ride around Ontario's Cottage Country? The route boasts picturesque landscapes and long winding roads, always a hit with riders. Coffee, Timbits and a BBQ lunch are included. The 8th annual ride begins at the North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre. Awards at 2:00pm. #RidersForRides. 
Registration: Open from 10:00 to 11:00am. $30 per bike, $10 per passenger. Raise $50 and ride for free. 
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
A couple of hours on the road with a stop or two then it's back to Spencerville for events and prizes. Show off your bike and chill on the patio. A support vehicle with trailer will be on the run just in case. Wanna bring your kicker to show? No problem! Kickers up front. All bikes welcome!
Registration: Open at 10:00am. Ride out at 10:30am.
 
9, Ride for Memories, Timmins, ON
Funds Raised go to support the services of the local Alzheimer Society serving the Cochrane and Temiskaming Districts. Ride Leaves at 11:00am visiting long term care & retirement homes on route. Ending with BBQ & live entertainment!
Registration: At the McIntyre Arena at 9:30. $50.00 per rider $10.00 per passenger.
 
9, 13th Annual R.O.C.K., Niagara Falls, ON
13 annual R.O.C.K. has moved to Niagara region. Thousands of dollars in prizes. Top 10 fundraisers, club cup, grand prize, midpoint BBQ, t-shirts for first 100 riders, preregister online for more prizes. $367,000 raised to date.  Start point Clare's HD in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Registration: Min 50$ in pledges per bike.
 
The ride will honour our Veterans, and in collaboration with The Royal Canadian Legion – Ontario Command, will raise funds for Operation: Leave the Streets Behind for the ‘Homeless Veterans Assistance Fund’. All riders are welcome to the ride. 
The ride starts at The Royal Canadian Legion Branch in Iroquois to Cardinal and then to Kemptville. The ride will then follow the Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Highway 43 to Alexandria, stopping at several Royal Canadian Legion Branches for presentations. It concludes at The Royal Canadian Legion Branch in Morrisburg, for snacks, the announcement of the poker run prizes and distribution of door prizes. 
Registration: Breakfast and registration starts at 8:00am and kickstands up at 9:30am. $20 per rider and $10 per passenger includes the poker run and complimentary snacks along the route. Breakfast is provided.
 
9, 10, Rideau Thunder Motorcycle Show, Westport, ON
The village of Westport will be filled with the rumble of motorcycles this weekend. Custom and vintage bikes, vendors, food, clothing, draws, swap meet, live entertainment, show & shine and more. 
 
10, Grand Bend Vintage Bike Fest, Grand Bend, ON
This years annual "Show & Shine" event will be on from 11:00am until around 1:30pm, right on Grand Bend's Main Street, at the Growling Gator Restaurant parking lot at the very end of Main street. The restaurant will be open early just for us for your morning coffee, brunch or lunch. Vintage or classic bikes on display inside the parking area should be 25 years or older.(1990 or older). This year we are adding live entertainment with a couple of live bands. 
At 1:15 pm. we will announce the "People's Choice Award" winner. At 1:30 pm we will assemble for the group ride (parade?) to the Motorplex Racetrack to enjoy the Vintage Road Racing Associations exciting afternoon race program. Entry to the track and pit areas is free to all in the group (parade) ride.
Registration: Free
Recommended Route: Ride Huron and Perth Counties
 
Your day will begin at the hall with some fresh coffee, snacks and breakfast. Our photographer will be on hand in the morning to take your picture with our NSD puppies-in-training.
Road captained by the 1st CAV, we will depart on a leisurely 180 km ride through the countryside with a refreshment stop half way. Rested & refreshed, we will return to the hall for a complimentary BBQ lunch followed by the many prize giveaways. Color copies of the pictures taken in the morning will available at this time also. 
Registration: Opens at 9:00 am and kickstands are up at 10 am. Register online before May 1st 2016 & be entered in the Early Bird draw for a chance to win additional prizes. $25 rider, $15 passenger; includes morning coffee & snacks, pictures with puppies, lunch & great prizes! 
Raise $100+ in donations & ride for free; 
Raise $200+ in donations ride for free & receive a NSD Ride t-shirt!   
Raise $1000 in donations & you get to sponsor a puppy which includes naming rights, attending graduation & updates on the sponsored puppy. 
Recommended Route: Ride the Counties
 
Wild times are back for another year. Games, fun and more. 
 
15, 16, Ride Manitoulin, Providence Bay, ON
The 6th annual rally is a great opportunity to explore the beauty of Manitoulin Island. There are many fun and interesting events planned for the 2016 rally, including a charity dance, concert, a biker rodeo, poker run, and more! Camping at fairgrounds is included in registration price as well as various local hotels/motels within a short distance. 
Registration: $25 per rider, $25 per passenger. Walk-in day price TBD. Opens at Noon on Friday and 8:00am on Saturday.
 
15-17, Wasaga Beach Motorcycle Rally, Wasaga Beach, ON
This year we have an expanded Vendor Area with a bar and many food vendors. A large, licensed beach bar will be open throughout the weekend. Free concerts on Friday and Saturday evenings with free food on Friday Night for those in attendance, courtesy of Maple Lodge Farms and Traeger Grills Canada. Motorcycle parking only on Beach Drive and surrounding parking lots. We are introducing a Twisty's Ride on Saturday afternoon that encompasses the great roads around Creemore and Terra Nova. 
Registration: Free!
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
16, Ride for the Breath of Life, Stoney Creek, ON
This poker run is to help raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.  There will be prizes for top 3 poker hands, 50/50 draw, and door prizes.The ride will start and end at the Stoney Creek Lions Club located at 24 Sherwood Park Rd. in Stoney Creek (just off of Fruitland Rd). 
Registration: Opens at 9:30am on day of ride with the first bikes heading out at 10:00am. Or pre-register by clicking here. $20/Rider - $15/Passenger.
 
23, Clinton Ride 4 Kids, Clinton, ON
This Poker Rally will take you through the roads of Huron County with many stops at interesting places. A scavenger hunt will bring fun to this event and every one can be involved. $200 for the best Poker hand, Silent auction and 50/50 draw. Come on out and ride in this great event with all the proceeds for the benefit of CHILDCAN. 
Registration: Starts at 8:00 (with Breakfast!) at the Clinton Legion. $35.00 per rider $15.00 for pasenger
Recommended Route: Ride the Counties
 
29, 30, 31, Hogs for Hospice Motorcycle Rally, Leamington, ON
A 3-day motorcycle rally to raise awareness & funds for the Erie Shores Hospice Campus as well as Showcasing “Ontario’s Best Kept Secret”, the Town of Leamington, Ontario. The rally will include vendors from across Southern Ontario, live entertainment, custom bike show, heritage bike show, custom car show, 2 day rodeo as well as an organized registered ride showcasing the Essex County area (Point Pelee National Park, Shoreline, Wineries, etc) . Come “Tour the Tip”!!!
Registration: $20 per person. Click here to regsiter now.
Recommended Route: Cruise the Coast
 
29 - Aug. 1, 23rd Annual Freedom Rally, Sudbury, ON
Three fun-filled nights of camping at the Mine/Mills Campground. Onsite Shower & Washroom facilities. Free hotdog roasts & morning breakfasts. Featuring Spyder's Web Band on Saturday night. Also includes nightly bonfires - guided scenic ride - bike games. Sunday catered banquet, awards/prizes/rally pin.
Registration: $60. $30.00 8-15 years old, Under 8 free. Pre-register to guarantee a place at Sunday night's banquet. 
 
30, A.R.M. Chapter 94 Poker Run & BBQ, Smiths Falls, ON
Everyone welcome to the 2nd anniversary event starts at 35 McGill St. North. 1st prize gets 50% of take. BBQ and door prize draw afterwards. In support of Beth Donovan Hopsice.
Regsitration: Opens at 9:00am with coffee & donuts. Kickstands up at 10:30am. $15 per hand. 
 
Ride should be between 200 and 300 km but not mapped yet. Meal at the clubhouse following ride.
 
30, 31, Rocking on the River, Blind River, ON
The annual 2 day concert is back with a lot to look forward to including live music from George Thoroughgood tribute band "Bad to the Bone". Also featuring a fundraiser Motorcycle Show & Shine Contest, vendors, door prizes, giveaways and more.
Registration: $25-$45
Recommended Route: Deer Trail Tour
 

June 2016 Ontario Motorcycle Events

MRFD is the largest single motorcycle event in Ottawa. The parade, which is held the last Saturday in May, consists of over 1500 motorcycles with a police escort. 
The Ride, Saturday June 4th, begins at the Canada Aviation Museum. Enjoy a fun-filled day of riding with a lunch, poker run, prizes and much more all while helping to raise money to fight prostate cancer in the local community! Contact Keith Fong at [email protected] for more information. 
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
4, Cow Paddy Boys 12th Annual Poker Run, Prescott, ON
All bikers welcome to meet at the Bridgeview Restaurant on Hwy 2 East. Camping available.
Registration: Open from 8:30 to 10:30. $15 per hand.
 
This is the 2nd Annual All-Ways Apsley, a grass roots event organized by motorcyclists for motorcyclists. We love all kinds of bikes so ride what you've got. We look forward to meeting you and sharing stories from the road, trail and track. In our first year we had over 250 bikes and 500 people. This year should be bigger and better! All types of bikes welcome.
On site activities include Show & Shine (free to enter and winners receive a plaque), Games (Tug of War, Plank Race, Slow Race Awards), Oldest Rider, Longest Distance Travelled, Best Represented Club, Guided Ride, Photo Booth.
Registration: Just show up!
Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas
 
4, Heroes Highway Ride, Trenton, ON
A free motorcycle ride and public rally in support, respect and gratitude for the men and women who have served or are serving in our Canadian Forces and their families. The event assembles at the National Air Force Museum located on RCAF Rd in Trenton. Ride departs at 11:30am sharp. We ride the Highway of Heroes to Memorial Park in Port Hope for our Rally.
Registration: Free.
 
Everyone is welcome to this event to raise awareness and funds for the Olympians of Special Olympics Ontario. Ride leaves from 705 Division Street in Kingston, Kickstands up at 10am sharp. Charity BBQ Lunch at noon at Fort Wellington, 370 Vankoughnet Street, Prescott. Will include prizes, draws and much more (win a chance to fire an authentic Fort Wellington Cannon).
The day ends at Raxx Bar & Grill with pool tables, awards, silent auction prizes, live band and more. 665 Development Drive in Kingston.
If you want to spend the night contact Ramada Kingston Hotel and Conference Centre and quote “Torch Ride” for your special rate (613-546-3661).
Registration: $25 for rider / $35 for rider and passenger.
 
5, National Memorial Ride, Ottawa, ON
Held annually in June, hundreds of riders join a motorcycle procession through Ottawa to the National Military Cemetery where they participate in a Service of Remembrance and wreath laying ceremony to commemorate Canada’s Fallen military servicemen and women. 
Rides to Ottawa from surrounding regions in Ontario are coordinated by the Local Legion Rider Units. Details of a post-memorial event /BBQ will be announced soon. 
Registration: Click here to register.
 
Whether you're a seasoned veteran with wisdom to share or a complete novice hungry for ideas and guidance, it doesn't matter if you ride a motorcycle, a bicycle, or drive an expedition vehicle. Horizons Unlimited meetings are for everyone who dreams of adventure along the road less travelled. Learn more here.
Recommended Route: Ride the Edge Small Route
 
10-12, Ride for Sight Central Ontario, Fenelon Falls, ON
Ride for Sight is a Canadian tradition. For 37 years, motorcyclists from across the country have rallied together in support of vision science – raising more than $20 million for researchers at hospitals and universities coast-to-coast.
Rev your fundraising engines because another action-packed ride season is just around the corner. We’re bringing the best in motorcycle-themed entertainment to your hometown. Highlights for 2016 include: Spectacular motorcycle parades, Live music & entertainment, Show ‘n’ Shines & bike games. There will also be camping & vendor markets. Check out the full weekend schedule here.
Registration: $10 registration fee per person, $90 fundraising minimum per person, $250 fundraising minimum per RV.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
Breakfast will be available before the run. 
Registration: Open from 9:00 to 10:30am.
 
11, Biker's Helping Hand, Kapuskasing, ON
Second annual benefit event to raise funds to help members of the community.This family event will start out with a motorcycle poker rally from Kapuskasing to Smooth Rock Falls followed by motorcycle games starting at around 3:00 PM. There will also be a canteen held by Kap Swim, live music and auctions.
Registration: Free!
Recommended Route: Wawa North Tour
 
Comfort and Soul Restaurant is hosting their 2nd Annual Tails on the Trail fundraising event for Chatham Kent Animal Rescue. This year it’s a 5 card Poker Run through the beautiful countryside of Chatham-Kent. All proceeds will go towards the animals in the rescue. All modes of transportation are welcomed! Rain Date Sunday June 12th. The ride starts at the Comfort and Soul Restaurant in Cedar Springs, 8619 Talbot Trail. Not a rider and want to join in the fun and support CK Animal Rescue, please stop by and enjoy the Southern Style meal, Vendors and Entertainment.
Registration: Open between 11:00am-2:00pm.  Ticket are only $25.00 for the rider & $20.00 for the co-rider which includes your meal and there will be prizes and much more! Cost for walkins only is $15.00.
 
First 100 registered get goodie bags and dash plaques, vendor area. Vendors welcome. Huge penny sale. 50/50, Trophies. Carnival for kids. All proceeds go to Niagara Falls Humane Society.
Registration: $5
Recommended Route: Niagara Cherry Blossom Ride
 
11, Rockin' Wheel Poker Run, Mount Brydges, ON
Enjoy a great planned route with card stops and an ending ceremony with trophies & more. Also includes admission to the Rockin Wheel event the same evening with great tribute bands.
Registration: $25
 
12, Cannonball 500, Ottawa, ON   
Choose your starting point from any of the dealership or alternate business location listed - You must stop at each of the dealership / checkpoint locations listed on any of the ride maps and grab a business card along that route. You must keep these business cards from each dealership as they will be required to be shown upon your return to verify you have actually visited each stop. You can ride clockwise or counter clockwise but you must stop at every location regardless. You end up returning back to your original starting location to complete the loop / ride.  This is not a race, you alone decide your speed, when you wish to take breaks, etc. You must follow the ride maps / routes as presented and you only have the time given to complete on each ride.
Starting times are the same for all provinces, spring ride is between 7 AM - 8 AM. Meet at Freedom Harley-Davidson for the Ottawa Ride. When you arrive check in and starting at 7 AM riders will be allowed to leave. You only have a 1 hour window to arrive and leave - Don't be late - you will not be allowed to go. 12 hours later for the 500 mile ride you must return back to the original location - you will have completed the loop by then - If you left at 7.01 AM you must arrive back that evening by 7.01 PM - If you do not make it for whatever reason, there is always next time :) This ride is a planned ride of 800km with specific check points and route. 
Registration: Free online here.
 
12, 2016 Algoma Ride for Autism, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
Help raise awareness and support The Algoma Autism Foundation. Expecting over 200 motorcycles this year. Be a part of an amazing day!
Recommended Route: The Grand Algoma Tour
 
18, Waterdown Rides to Muskoka, Millgrove, ON
We're riding the Winston Way to honour the memory of our dear friends Craig and Deb Montross and to support their lovely son. All funds raised from this event will go to help children in the Camp Winston community attend summer camp. Destintation is the Muskoka Summer Camp at Sparrow Lake in Gravenhurst. There will be a welcoming reception and lunch at Camp Winston. Pack your bathing suit, weather permitting we will have a canoe race and enjoy the afternoon at CAMP!
Registration: Open from 9:00 to 10:30. $25 per bike, $15 per passenger. Bike with $100 in sponsor money rides free.
 
18, Bikers Against Brain Cancer, Cornwall, ON
All proceeds from the ride go to the Cheo foundation. Starts at the Minimax Express, 605 Education Road in Cornwall. A BBQ dinner of hot dogs and hamburgers will be held at Minimax Express after the ride.
Registration: 25$ for a single rider or $35 with passenger. Open from 8:30am to 9:45am. Kickstands up at 10:00am sharp!
 
18, 2nd Annual Memorial Ride for Peter, Mitch Owens/Albion, ON
We will be riding out to the Iroquois Seaway locks. After that we will be going to 996 Normandy Cres for a BBQ. We will be doing door prizes and a 50/50 draw. There is also a pool so bring your bathing suit if you would like to go for a swim. If you don't have a bike and would still like to come you are more than welcome to follow behind the bikes and are still welcome to come to the after party for the ride. We should be at the after party around 3. If you have any questions you can reach me at (613)218-3449.
Registration: Open between 9:30 and 11:00am.
 
24, 25, 26, 5th Annual Wildman's Rodeo & Stomp, Williamsburg, ON
Ontario weekend motorcycle event, in the Ottawa area. Bike rally, rodeo, games, live bands, meal, and more! On-site camping is available. Email [email protected] to request a spot. Or stay at the McIntosh Country Inn.
Registration: Tickets are $30 each.
 
25, Ricky's Run, Ottawa, ON
It is with a sad heart, that we have to announce that Ricky Trudeau, an amazing husband, father, son, brother and friend, has been diagnosed with stage 4 Lung Cancer. The good news, is that we still have time. To show him our love and support,we will be having a ride. The bike run will start at the Brass Monkey (10am-12pm registration) and will end back at the Brass Monkey around 5 pm. After the bike run, there will be live entertainment by Storm Warning, Great Scott and many other special guests soon to be announced. Registration: Tickets are $10 for the show!
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
25, Ride for the Breath of Life, Waterloo, ON
A motorcycle ride to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.  Registration at 8:30am to 9am at Knights of Columbus Hall, 145 Dearborn Place Waterloo. Kick Stands up at 9am
Registration: $20 or free with $100 in pledges. Includes BBQ lunch.
 
Riders will be leaving the Rescue office at 885 Nellis Street at 10:00 am for a scenic motorcycle ride though Oxford County. There will be 3 mapped stops for riders to collect poker cards. All funds raised benefit abandoned, abused and neglected domestic animals in Oxford County. If we're rained out on the 26th of June, alternate date will be July 3rd. A lunch will be provided for all riders at the end of the ride. Poker hands will be collected and prizes awarded. Complementary cold drinks will be available at all stops. We have some amazing silent auction items, door prizes and raffles!
Registration starts at 9AM. Fee to ride is $15 for single riders, $20 with a passenger. To pre-register or for more information please contact: [email protected]
Recommended Route: Cruise the Coast
 
26, Merrickville Motorcycle Show, Merrickville, ON
The 7th annual Merrickville Motorcycle Show will be held on Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 10am to 5pm on Main Street West in Merrickville. Main Street West will be closed all day for the show and bike traffic. Again this year the show's main event will be the People's Choice Awards.
 
26, Ride for Hearth Place, Oshawa, ON
Our run will start with a catered breakfast from Pilar’s Catering at Hearth Place Cancer Support Centre and will continue around the beautiful countryside.  We will end back in Oshawa with a delicious BBQ and entertainment at Mackie Harley Davidson.
Registration: Opens at 7:30am. $50 per rider and $25 per passenger or FREE with over $200 in pledges, download your pledge form here.
 
Join us for a social riding foray into the Muskoka Lakes. Plan to arrive, with a full tank of fuel, at Tim Hortons, 181 Livingstone St E Barrie, ON L4M 6Z4 (corner of St. Vincent St.) by 09:00 for a prompt 09:30 departure. 
We'll head north on an approximately 300 km (188 miles) route through Muskoka with a planned picnic stop at the locks in Port Carling. You might want to pack a lunch. The route returns us to Barrie via Orillia. Prepare for good riding and plenty of laughs. More info: [email protected]
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 

May 2016 Ontario Motorcycle Events

International Female Ride Day© (IFRD) is a campaign for women motorcycle riders with the purpose of highlighting and profiling the many numbers of woman riders enjoying the sport. It is an all brands, all forms, and all styles worldwide ride. All riders are invited to take part and join in on the universal ride day action of “JUST RIDE!” 
 
7, Ride for Disabled Vets, Stittsville, ON
A 150km charity ride for disabled veterans in support of Wounded Warriors. Kickstands up at 10:00am. BBQ from 2:00 to 3:00pm followed by 50/50 draw and prizes. 
Registration: $30 per rider, $10 per passenger.
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
On from 10:00am to 3:00pm at 155 Carillon Street in Ottawa. Live music, BBQ, free coffee bar. Free vendor space. $500 door prize at 2:00pm. Call 613-806-3351 or email [email protected] for more information.
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
13, Friday the 13th 2016, Port Dover, ON
The only PD13 of the year comes early but just in time for the great Ontario riding weather. Head to Port Dover for one of the biggest motorcycle rallies on the planet. Always lots to see and do including food, live music, entertainment of all kinds, games, vendors and thousands of bikers. If you've never been don't miss it. And if you have, see you there!
Recommended Route: Ontario's South Coast
 
Meet at the new starting point this year, B.A. Machine Performance Cycles. The ride will end at Andy and Mandy's farm at 6600 6th concession Prescott for anyone who wants to come party but can't make the ride. Plenty of room for campers and tents. Contact Andy to drop off campers before hand at [email protected] Includes door prizes, 50/50 draw and a food truck. 
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley  
 
27, 28, Annual Perth County Forbidden Ride, Stratford, ON
On the last weekend of May the highways and streets of Perth County will be filled with the sound of roaring motorcycles cruising their way around Perth County as they take a Forbidden Ride. Arrive in Stratford at the Festival Inn parking lot (1144 Ontario Street) - watch for the Black and Yellow ribbons. At 6:30pm be a part of the Caravan of Motorcycles wit a ride through downtown Stratford, arriving in downtown Mitchell around 7:00 p.m. There will be live music & charity BBQ provided by the Lions Club in Mitchell at the Show 'n Shine on St. Andrews Street. 
Saturday is Ride Day. From 10:00am to 4:00pm tour the towns & find your stamp stops (riders’ map and Itinerary provided.) Afterwards there will be dinner, prizes, vendors and live entertainment. 
Registration: Open from 9:00-10:00am. $35 +HST per person. Or click here to register.
 
A 164km round trip motorcycle ride via Verner, Field and Marten River. With prizes, BBQ and silent auction and to raise funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Ride departs at 11:00am and returns by 2:00pm.
Registration: Opens at 9:00am. $25 per person.
 
Meet at the Burford Community Centre on Potter Drive for a 90 minute scenic ride. Returning at noon for BBQ lunch and prizes. Coincides with the Burford Optimists Kids Bicycle Rodeo. Email [email protected] for pledge form. 
Registration: And breakfast from 9:00am to 10:30. $20 or bring $100 in pledges and ride for free! All proceeds go towards youth based programs in our community.
 
Johnny Racine from Canadian Gears and Skotti Vandetta from the Brass Monkey have teamed up to raise funds for the victims of the Fort McMurray wild fires. 
The poker run will run through Kanata from the Brass Monkey, 250 Greenbank road then through, Pakenham, Almont, Carleton Place and end at the Brass Monkey for some live music, food and more. Even if you don't ride come join us at the Brass Monkey to participate and help raise more funds!!!!
Thank you so much to all the bands and everyone for your contributions, donations, support and of course the offers to volunteer.
Registration: Open now at www.canadiangears.com. $15 per motorcycle with or without a passenger. Onsite registration starts at 8:00 am at the Brass Monkey, first wave kickstands up at 8:40am.
 
29, The BAD Ride 19, Toronto, ON
Join over 1,000 sport bikes, cruisers, tourers, choppers, customs, scooters, trikes and rat bikes on this awesome ride the last Sunday of May. All wheels welcome. Starting at 9:45 at Dave & Buster's, Interchange Way (Hwy's 400 & 7). As always, on this signed and unescorted ride, you’ll be enjoying some of the most picturesque backroads in York and Durham. Take a break at our comfort stop, The Lake Simcoe Arms Pub and Restaurant in Jackson’s Point, before winding into the Markham Fairgrounds for an afternoon of partying. Great BBQ lunch, live music, afternoon entertainment, comedy, silent auction, contests and exhibitions.
Registration: Opens at 8:00 am. Or click here to pre-register
 
29, Ride for Hunger, Belleville, ON
An afternoon ride through beautiful Prince Edward County supporting Gleaners Food Bank. Inlcudes BBQ lunch, live music, 50/50 draw and live auction. Ride starst at Noon.
Regsitration: $25 per driver, $15 per passenger.
 
29, Restore the Ride, Ottawa, ON
Poker Run to support Habitat For Humanity. Includes a pig roast at the end. The Ride begins on May 29 at Habitat GO's east-end ReStore at 768 Belfast Rd. (behind the Trainyards) with check-in between 7:30-8:30 a.m. The 200+ km. poker run will include three stops (Cardinal, North Augusta and Smiths Falls) and it will end in North Gower at Lagois Design Build Renovate for a delicious pig roast, beverages, prizes, raffles and much more.
Registration: $30 or $100 donation includes entry fee.
 
29, Ride for the Future, Dunnville, ON
The 10th Annual Ride for the Future will be a scenic motorcycle ride throughout Haldimand County in support of the future of local healthcare. A delicious perch lunch is provided by Thirsty Mate Restaurant and Minor fisheries, with exciting draws, prizes and music. 
Registration: $30 per rider, $25 per passenger
Recommended Route: Cruise the Coast
 

April 2016 Ontario Motorcycle Events

9, 10, Motorcycle Spring Show, Toronto, ON
Celebrate the death of winter and the beginning of another riding season at the International Centre. Growing every year, the 2015 show saw more clubs and associations, commercial exhibitors, show bikes and used bikes than even before. Watch for more innovative features for the 2016 edition. There's lots of fun to be had for the whole family and parking is free including special VIP motorcycle parking at the front entrance of the International Centre.
Registration: Buy tickets online here. $18 for adults, $5 for youths (12 and under, free for children under 6).

 

February 2016 Ontario Motorcycle Events

19-21, The Motorcycle Show Toronto, Toronto, ON
Winter is a long season for Ontario bikers. Just when you think you can't stand it any longer comes the annual Motorcycle Show at the Encare Centre, Exhibition Place. Get your fix of all things two-wheeled. Here you'll get the biggest selection of new models, the latest in accessories, apparel and a sneak peak at 2016's must-visit touring destinations. Watch for more details to be announced.
Registration: Click here to purchase tickets online. $15.50 (or $18 at the door), $12 for seniors over 65, $10 for youth aged 6-14, $40 for the Family Pass (2 adults, 2 youths), $9 for Ladies Nite (after 5pm on Friday Feb. 19th 2016).

 

November 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events 

 
13, Port Dover Friday the 13th, Port Dover, ON
Despite the 2015 Friday the 13th's falling on colder months this year you can still expect something from the die-hards who've made this a tradition for over 30 years. 
Recommended Route: Ontario's South Coast

October 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events 

7, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
A monthly community hangout from 8 to 10pm on the first Wednesday of every month from May to October. Enjoy some great company & chats, check out some really cool bikes and experience some of Toronto's finest coffee and pastries. Each instalment of the #MotoSocialToronto will meet up at a different independently owned cafe in Toronto so check the website to get connected. 
Registration: Free. Everyone is welcome!
 
17, 6th Annual Motorcycle Auction, Lakefield, ON
Canada's largest motorcycle auction. Over 135 bikes on the block with 65% sold. Over 150 registered bidders and even more spectators. Click here to see photos from last year's event
While not necessarily a bike event, the intended audience is bikers! A fundraiser with music by Mama Kin, an Aerosmith tribute band and Kitchener Harley-Davidson as one of the key sponsors. Official Harley-Davidson items to be won, tattoo gift certificates, a high definition television, gas cards and more to be won at the door, for best costume, or in raffles. Great prices for drinks in a small, intimate venue in Cambridge. 

September 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
A monthly community hangout from 8 to 10pm on the first Wednesday of every month from May to October. Enjoy some great company & chats, check out some really cool bikes and experience some of Toronto's finest coffee and pastries. Each instalment of the #MotoSocialToronto will meet up at a different independently owned cafe in Toronto so check the website to get connected. 
Registration: Free. Everyone is welcome!
Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!
Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 
Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas
 
Starting at 9:30am at the Ice Rink. Fabulous motorcycles! Cash prizes! All entries welcome. Youth canteen. At 10am there will be a parade on Highway 62. Meet at 9am to set up on Young Street. Expect lots of bike, kilts, the Bancroft Cruisers, cash prizes and lots more!
Recommended Route: Dynamite Alley
 
Opening ceremonies at 10:00am with kickstands up at 10:15am. The Essex-Kent Chapter of Cystic Fibrosis Canada hosts it's 12 annual Ride for the Breath of Life in memory of Renée Marie Boivin who passed away in July 2001 from cystic fibrosis at 19 years of age. The ride will extend through Windsor streets and country roads venturing into Chatham-Kent for an amazing ride through wine country. The ride will end at the Belle River Royal Legion, Branch 399 for awards and after run festivities. 
Registration: Begins at 9:00am at Applebee's at Walker and Division Road. $25 per rider, $20 per passenger or a $100 minimum pledge.
 
Toronto Police Service’s Motor Squad, on behalf of OLETR (Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run), will accompany civilian riders on a scenic leisure ride on a route still being established in the west end of Toronto and into the Halton/Mississauga region. It will be approximately 200-250kms in length with an opportunity to have a lunch with everyone and build new friendships. Email [email protected] for more information.
Registration: $30
On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
You've got to make it to one of the weekly cruise-in's at Haugen's this summer (every Thursday Night between May 28th and September 10th) but if you're only going to go once then make sure it's for the big season finale. As well as kick-ass BBQ and an excuse to hang out with friends and other riders, this night will also have a live band and more! 
Registration: Free!
Last year we had over 200 bikes entered and with the help of all those who attended, we raised over $10,000 for Simcoe County Autism. As we prepare for our third annual ride our expectations have doubled once again. With much more time to plan we are very hopeful to have over 400 bikes and at least doubling the donations. In the next couple weeks we will start to announce some big prizes we have been working on. Sponsor sheets will be made available by the middle of April. And yes we will have a few prizes for most money raised etc. A big thank you goes out to everyone who attended last year and we look forward to seeing you again this year. 
Registration: $35.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
12, Ralph Kitchen Memorial Ride, Madoc, ON
The starting point and staging area will be the Eldorado Fire Hall, on Hwy 62, just north of Madoc. The ride will head north from there and probably eastward and then south this year. Includes 50/50 draw and a lunch provided at the midway point of the ride. This is a fundraiser for the Brain Injury Association Quinte District.
Kickstands up at 10:00am with ride ending around 5pm in Belleville. 
Registration: Opens at 9:00am.
Recommended Route: The Roads of Northumberland 
 
14, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.
Registration: Free!
 
 
18, 19, Biketoberfest 2015, Fenwick, ON
13th Annual Biketoberfest. The largest motorcycle event in the Niagara Peninsula. Drawing for a 2015 CVO Street Glide, tickets $20. Show and Shine, Live Bands, Vendors, Licensed area. Proceed go to Lions Foundation of Canada (Guide Dogs), Schizophrenia Society and local Charities. Niagara HOG holds a Dice Run in conjunction with Biketoberfest. Contact [email protected] for more information.
Location to be announced. Awards at 4pm.
Registration: Open from 11:00am to Noon. $15 per rider, $20 per couple.
 
19, Ride-4-Kristopher, Drumbo, ON
On September 19, 2015 the Brant County Riding Club will be holding a Fundraising motorcycle ride & Show & Shine, vendors, and other attractions. We will be serving pulled pork on a bun, with all money going to help the Power Family of Ayr ,Ontario as they look to a lifetime of challenges with their son Kristopher, as he battles a rare genetic disease. THOC2 Gene Mutation is what he has been diagnosed with, and is only the second individual in the WORLD with this confirmed diagnosis. Please join us in celebrating and fundraising for this wonderful family and our newest little friend, Kristopher! 
 
This is the 37 year for the Toyride, making it the longest running charity ride in Ontario. This is a great riding experience which you will never forget, and it's all for a great cause! This is a totally POLICE ESCORTED Ride. The amazing Toronto Police Winged Wheels Precision Motorcycle Team will lead and ride escort from start to finish. If you have ever dreamed of legally riding through red lights, being escorted like a VIP through downtown Toronto traffic, or riding behind a Police Motor Officer with emergency lights & siren wailing this ride is for you. Ride departs at Noon.
Registration: Open from 8:30 to 9:45am at Dundas Square. Followed by a pancake breakfast from 9:00 to 11:30am. There is no fee to register, just bring unwrapped gifts for children of any age from infants to teens. 
The 7th Annual "Ride for MS" Poker Run is on Sunday, September 20, 2015. The ride will consist of 5 Poker Stops targeted throughout Essex County with the Best & Worst Hand Prizes being awarded at dinner! There will also be a 50/50 Draw, Tiered Award for Pledges Raised, a Chinese Auction and a $10 Grab Bag with prizes guaranteed with a value from $20 on up to $300! ALL funds raised are used to subsidize the purchase of equipment needed by those who have Multiple Sclerosis. Check out this event happening in Southwestern Ontario this Fall on our Facebook Page Motorcycle "Ride for MS" or contact Shar at [email protected]
Registration: Open from 9:00am to 10:30am at The Leaf, 5240 Tecumseh Road E., Windsor and the ride is departing at 11:00am. Cost is $30 Rider (FREE with $100 in Pledges) and $20 for the Passenger (FREE with $100 in Pledges. Registration includes a Free Door Prize Ticket, the Poker Run and a Family Style Dinner to follow the ride at the Columbus Centre. Breakfast from the menu is available.
 
25, GWRRA Color Run, North Bay, ON
North Bay GWRRA-ON Blue Sky Wings Annual Colour Run is a fun filled weekend starting with our 4 p.m. registration at Pinewood Clarion Resort Friday night dinner ( $20.00 per person), free moneyless Casino Night. Then on Saturday Sept. 26, 2015 has 3 guided tours in our area, then a buffet dinner ( $35.00 per person), with an auction and karaoke night also at Pinewood Clarion Resort.

August 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events

1,2, Rocking on the River Bike Show & Shine, Blind River, ON

Annual 2 day concert runs from 11am to 11pm both days. This year's theme is acoustic/country day's & blues/rocking nights. Featuring a fundraiser Motorcycle Show & Shine Contest with 100% of the proceeds going to Blind River Early Learning Centre. Also collecting canned food donations for the local food bank.

Region: Algoma Country

Recommended Route: Deer Trail Touring Route

 

3, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

5, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON

A monthly community hangout from 8 to 10pm on the first Wednesday of every month from May to October. Enjoy some great company & chats, check out some really cool bikes and experience some of Toronto's finest coffee and pastries. Each instalment of the #MotoSocialToronto will meet up at a different independently owned cafe in Toronto so check the website to get connected. 

Registration: Free. Everyone is welcome!

 

6, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

6, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

7, Big Daddy Cowpaddy's Rodeo & Roast, North Augusta, ON

An udder-ly good time will be had be all attending Big Daddy's 4. Camping, Beef and Pork dinner on Saturday. Live bands on Friday and Saturday nights. Motorcycle Rodeo on Saturday, Food, Vendors, a large central camp fire and entertainment throughout the weekend. Camp out and have a great time.

Registration: $25 per before July 31 and $30 afterwards.

 

Recommended Route: The Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

9, SixOne3's Ride 4 Mom, Stirling, ON

This is a motorcycle ride to fight against 4 cancer's: Breast Cancer, Leukemia, Brain Cancer & Heart Disease. We will be riding in honour of a loved one who has passed or is a survivor. We will also be riding to show our gratitude to the volunteers who take care of our beloved cancer family & friends on a daily basis. This event is open to all non-riders. Come on out & cheer on the riders, show your support & eat some kick-ass food from Constant Cravings.

Registration: $5 for single rider, $7 with passenger.

 

9, Sports Bike and Car Show, Waterloo, ON

On from Noon to 6pm at Waterloo City Hall. The show will focus on Sports Bikes and Cars. There will be approximately 200 bikes and 200 cars to view. Other attractions include stunt show, wheelie machine, show and shine contest, kid's zone, beer garden and food options and a chance to win two bikes. There will be an escorted ride from Toronto leaving from Meadowvale Town Centre at 11:00am. All attending are asked to be there no later than 10:00am for a meet and greet and then registration.

Registration: $20 per bike, $30 per car.

 

10, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

The MP National Motorcycle Relay (MPNMR) is the “World’s Longest Annual Motorcycle Relay Ride” and it serves as a charity fundraiser which has contributed over $200,000 to charities (Children's Wish Foundation, Military Families Fund, Wounded Warrior and the Military Police Fund for Blind Children) since it’s inception in 2009.

August 11 Tuesday Shilo/Kenora ON; August 12 Wednesday Kenora/Thunder Bay; August 13 Thursday Thunder Bay/Sault Ste Marie; August 14 Friday SSM/Borden; August 15 Saturday Borden/Trenton; August 16 Sunday Trenton/Kingston/Ottawa; August 17 Mon Ottawa Rest Day; August 18 Tuesday Ottawa/Valcartier.

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

13, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

13, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

The Canadian Outdoors, Motorcycle & Power Sports Expo (COMP Expo) will take place August 14 to 16th, in conjunction with The Parts Canada TransCan Canadian Motocross Grand National Championships. COMP Expo offers a Live Country Music Concert onsite Friday Night, with street and off-road demos, 2016 product releases and live motocross and flat track racing all weekend. 2015 is the first Annual COMP Expo and don't miss what is sure to be an exciting addition to Canadian Largest Motocross Event!

 

14, 15, Mods and Rockers, Toronto, ON

Toronto's biggest vintage motorcycle and scooter culture-fest returns for it's 7th year. Two days of bikes, music, style and bad behaviour in the heart of the city. Click here for photos from the 2013 event.

Registration: Free!

 

15, Rockin Wheel Poker Run, Mount Brydges, ON

The 7th Annual Poker ride to help support Spinal Cord Injury. It includes the entire main stage event of the Rockin Wheel with huge acts like The Trews, Sheepdogs, & Sam Roberts Band previously enjoyed. A 3-hour ride to a Great Lake destination in a Poker card draw format. Food, refreshments at finish. Prizes for the 3 best hands & then plenty of time to get back or stay & enjoy the Main event. For more information email [email protected]

Registration: Early afternoon registration. $25.

 

15, Riders Against Hunger, Mississauga, ON

Start venue is the South Common Mall (Erin Mills Parkway & The Collegeway) in Mississaug. A poker run style ride in support of Eden Community Food Bank, a local food bank in western Mississauga. It is a signed 3-4 hour scenic route with designated ride stops. Prizes handed out at the end for best hand, grand draw and for the top three fundraisers. For more information email [email protected] or call 905-785-3651 x222

Registration: Starts at 8:30. Kick Stands Up at 9:30. $35 for basic registration, $50 includes ride t-shirt and draw ticket. Raise additional funds for incentive gifts and prizes.

 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip 

 

 

This will be our 3rd Annual Ride for a Friend Charity Poker Run. Registration is at 11am at any of our 6 checkpoints (you only need to hit up 5 and you can customize your own route). They are spread out to assist the Riders who are coming in from either Hwy17 or Hwy69. We will finish off at The Beausejour at 3pm on Hwy64 where we will have Live Music, Big Prizes and Camping Available. Over the last few years we have been able to raise $10,000 for Families with a child with special needs.

We are looking to do the same this year and with your help it can be done.

Also If you would simply like to help make a donation to this wonderful cause you can do so here. Small or big, each donation will make a difference in this little girls life. 

Registration: $20 per Hand,  $5 Card Exchange

Recommended Route: The Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

2015 marks the 20th anniversary of this event. Includes Poker Run, motorcycle shows, music, dancing, Bike Raffle and more. Look for an organized ride to Hearst on Friday afternoon.

Registration: For more information call 1-800-655-5769.

Region: Algoma Country

Recommended Route: Wawa North Tour 

 

15, The Moto-Mode Rally, Corunna, ON

A charity event for motorcycles of 50cc and up. The 200km Poker Run will tour around the Sarnia-Lambton area and starts at WCK Honda, 584 St. Clair Parkway. Rain or shine. Prizes for top and lowest scores. 

Registration: Begins May 15 at WCK Honda. $30 per motorcycle. Free breakfast with registration. 

 

16, Ride for Youth, Kirkfield, ON

Starts at Kirkfield Lion's Complex, 973 Portage Road. The ride will go through the Kawartha's before ending in prizes, 50/50 draw, BBQ and more. 

Registration: Opens at 9:00am with bikes going out at 10:30am. 

 

17, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

20, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

20, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

Since 1983 the BMA has hosted its signature annual charity event - the Toy Ride Parade. The police-escorted parade departs at 11:00 and travels 30 kilometers through Brampton before returning to the Soccer Centre for lunch, music, a silent auction, door prizes, a 50/50 draw and other activities. 

Registration: New unwrapped toy or $25 per person. Open between 8:00 and 10:30am at the Brampton Soccer Centre, Dixie and Sandalwood.

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

22, Ride for Hope, Hornby, ON

All clubs and riders are welcome to join in the celebration of recovery awareness. Starting at the Halton Recovery House, 8173 Trafalgar Road, the ride departs at 11:00am with BBQ at 12:45pm. Proceeds will benefit Hope Place Centres. Free Gift for first 50 registrants with $100 or more in pledges: Mini Tool Kit. 

Registration: $25 for riders, passengers and non-riders. Rider & Passenger ride free with $100 or more in pledges. Register online here

 

22, The Gathering, St. Thomas, ON

"The Gathering" is an all day Christian Biker Event open to all bikes & people. Event includes a Show & Shine, Scenic Ride, Biker Games, BBQ Lunch, Live Music & more!

Registration: $10

 

Starting at 10:00am at Jacox Harley-Davidson (2815 Argentia Road) with a 2:00pm BBQ lunch and ending at KIN Streetsville Hall (327 Queen Street S., Streetsville). Also includes a stop at Tim Horton's halfway in.

Registration: $40 per rider, $15 per passenger. 

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

22, Toys for Kids Ride, Renfrew, ON

The 3rd Annual Toy for Kids Ride hosted by the Templar Knights MC will include a coffee break at halfway point sponsored by Tim Horton's. There will be a 50/50 draw and door prizes. Toys donated to Phoenix Centre for local families at xmas. 

Registration: Toy Donation + $10 per bike. Open from 9:00am to 10:00am at Rocky Mountain House Restaurant. 

Recommended Route: The Calabogie Boogie

 

22, Cruise Don't Bruise, Gloucester, ON

The sixth annual Cruise Don't Bruise Bikers Against Violence ride will raise money for the Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre (where the event will begin) so they can run programs concerning Elder Abuse, Women and Violence and Children Who Witness Violence. The route will run from east end Ottawa to Hawkesbury for a BBQ and then back to Ottawa for prizes and live music.

Registration: $25. Sign up online or the day of the ride. Kickstands up at 9:00am.

Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley 

 

The ride began as a way to get community involvement and education toward the growing number of seniors in the community while showing our appreciation for them in celebration of their lives and being young at heart no matter their age. The event is a fun-filled day for all begin at Heritage Place, 20 Brooks Street where the residents will proudly participate. Includes a breakfast, an approximately 4 hour scenic Poker Run starting at 10:00am with a break at the halfway point. The return trip will end at the IOOF Seniors Homes parking lot where there will be a post-ride dinner, raffles and amazing prizes. All riders are welcome. All donations and pledges are appreciated. For more information, call 705-725-4610.

Registration: Begins at 9:00am at Heritage Place. $30 or free with $100 or more in pledges. 

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

22, 23, 24, Perth County All-Female Wicked Ride, Perth County, ON

A women’s only motorcycle tour of Perth County with organized stops along the way. Travel throughout Perth County collecting stamps at specified retail locations and receive small gifts from each stop along the way. No bike? No problem— ride along with the bikers on an accompanying bus tour!

At the beginning of the event each woman will be given a gift bag for treat collections along with the special stamp collection book. Retailers will be on the look out for the sparkle, pink and black colours that are part of the theme of the getaway experience.

Riders will be stopping at locations throughout the day and will be collecting stamps at different shops and boutiques at each community. Retailers will also be providing special in-store demonstrations, coupons, or small gifts. The goal is to collect as many stamps as possible.

There will be a special luncheon and the day will end with an amazing dinner at the Mitchell Golf and Country Club with music, prizes, and a good time to be had by all. This will be a full course meal served to you by some very special Men who will be waiting on your every need!

Registration begins at at the Perth County Welcome Centre.

Ride your own bike - $35.00 or go on the bus $48.00 - (plus HST) Prices include your dinner! 

Recommended Route: Ride the Counties

 

23, Quinte Ride for Paws, Trenton, ON

Registration: Opens April 1st. $15 per bike.

 

The Ride for Kids is a fundraiser for the Boys and Girls Club of Kingston and Area. The ride is approximately 180 kms in length. There will be a prize for the top fundraiser, as well as many smaller prizes which will be drawn randomly. Lunch and tours of the facility will be available for all registrants after the ride.  Please join us on our second annual RIDE FOR KIDS!

Registration: Begins at 9:00am at the Frontenac Mall, 1300 Bath Road, Kingston, ON. $25 single, $40 double. If you raise $100 or more in pledges your registration fee will be waived.

 

23, Freedom Ride to End MS, Kitchener, ON

The 6th annual Freedom Ride to End MS, presented by Freedom 55 Financial starts and ends at Bingemans in Kitchener on Sunday August 23rd, 2015. After a fantastic pancake breakfast and coffee, riders will depart on a 2.5 – 3.5 hour Poker Run in the scenic Grand River country before returning for lunch, draw prizes, and entertainment. All participants will receive breakfast, lunch, ride t-shirt, goodie bag and a chance to win lots of great PRIZES. Download your pledge form or register online today to be a part of this great event and support your local MS Chapter!

Our mission is to enable people affected by multiple sclerosis to enhance their quality of life, raise funds for local programs and services, and support research towards finding a cure for multiple sclerosis.

Registration starts at 8am with kick stands up at 9:15am sharp. To participate, you must raise a minimum of $50 in pledges. Each additional $50 in pledges means another chance to win!

 

24, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

27, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

27, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

29, Bikefest CK, Chatham-Kent, ON

The 2015 Ride for Big Brothers Big Sisters is a policed-escorted ride leaving from Laverne Kelly Park in Erieau at 9:00am. It ends at Bikefest in Tecumseh Park, Chatham at 10:30. The ride will be followed by a Motorcycle Showcase. Want too see a custom motorcycle up close? William St. S from the Armoury to Stanley St. will be closed off for the Motorcycle Showcase. Owners will be present to answer all your questions from "why did you do this?" to "how much did it cost?" The 5 categories the bikes will be judged by are Show Off Your Bike, Modified, Radical, Best Paint and Best of Show with prizes ranging from $150 to $250.

Registration: Open from 8:00am to 8:45am at Laverne Kelly Park. Click here to register for the ride. And click here to register for the Showcase.

 

29, Sprucedale Poker Run, Sprucedale, ON

The 12th Annual Charity Poker Run will take place at the Sprucedale Hotel, 2502 Hwy 518 West. There will be a pay as you eat BBQ with peameal bacon on a bun during registration with free coffee. The ride will see some very scenic landscape with some nice roads, passing through a number of small towns and villages. Poker run will end at the hotel where there will be a prize draw and 50/50 draw followed by a BBQ roast beef dinner. For more information call 416-799-7332 or 905-936-2889.

Registration: $30 per rider, $20 per passenger. Includes poker hand and BBQ roast beef dinner. Open from 9:00am to 10:30am.

Recommended Route: Explorers' Edge Big Loop

 

30, 24th Annual CAPPY Ride, Ancaster, ON

Starting and finishing at Ancaster Fairgrounds, Trinity Church Road (hwy 52) at hwy 53 – Wilson St. The CAPPY Ride (Child Abuse Prevention and Protection of Youth) raises funds to support the child sexual abuse prevention, education, and treatment programs of the Thrive Child and Youth Trauma Services. Welcome / Opening Ceremonies at 9:30 a.m. Kickstands up at 9:45 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast: 8:30am. $40 rider & $20 passenger.

 

31, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

July 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events 

1, Muskoka Thunder "Thunder Rolls" Bike Night, Gravenhurst, ON

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

1, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON

A monthly community hangout from 8 to 10pm on the first Wednesday of every month from May to October. Enjoy some great company & chats, check out some really cool bikes and experience some of Toronto's finest coffee and pastries. Each instalment of the #MotoSocialToronto will meet up at a different independently owned cafe in Toronto so check the website to get connected. 

Registration: Free. Everyone is welcome!

 

The Seventh Annual Canada Day Ride & Rib Dinner, hosted by the East Williams Optimists, supports the Bravery Beads Program for Children's Hospital of Southwest Ontario. Ride is approximately 300kms with interesting stops and sites selected. Sites will appeal to men and women. Route is on paved and scenic secondary roads. Dinner is at 5:00pm.

Registration: Open from 11:00am to Noon. $30 per rider and $10 for children 12 and under. Rider costs include dinner. Non-riders dinner is $20.

 

1, Canada Day Show and Shine, Exeter, ON

The community of South Huron (in Exeter) is hosting it's Annual Canada Day Celebrations. All events are at teh South Huron Recreation sports complex. Park your bike with the rest at the Show and Shine and register for prizes in each category. Start the morning with a full breakfast. Take in the annual car show, live music, lots of activities for kids and adults and fireworks display at 10:00pm. Over 20 events to fill out the day!

Registration: There is no cost to register.

Recommended Route: Ride Huron and Perth Counties

 

1-4, LETRide Superior, Sault Ste. Marie, ON

The Lake Superior Torch Ride is a four day motorcycle charity ride around Lake Superior starting and finishing in Sault Ste. Marie ON. With overnight stops in Thunder Bay ON, Hurley WI, and Marquette MI, participants will undertake this epic journey following the Ride Superior motorcycle route while raising funds and awareness internationally for the Special Olympics movement.

Accommodation booking information will be provided post registration for group rates at all applicable Days Inn locations. Register by June 5th, 2015 for discounted accommodation rates!

Registration: To participate in the Torch Ride, please register online and agree to the attached waiver. Collect donations from all your friends, family, co-workers, and anyone who would like to support Special Olympics in your community!  All riders will be entered into a prize draw upon reaching $100 in donations.

Region: Algoma Country

Recommended Route: The Grand Algoma Tour

 

2, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

2, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

3-5, Overland Adventure Rally, Campbellville, ON

Lawrence Hacking's 3rd Annual Overland Adventure Rally will start at the Mohawk Inn in Campbelville, just west of Toronto. Check out the OAR Facebook page to find out the latest details.

Regsitration: Opens at 6:30am.

 

Ride starts at Motorsport Custom Accessories, 1375 Confederation Street. Ride begins at 11:00am with a BBQ at the midpoint. Event includes a club cup, door prizes and more. Proceeds go to Childhood Cancer Canada to fund research. Call 905-401-7627 for more information. 

Registration: Opens at 9:30am. Collect $50 in pledges per bike to participate. Passengers ride free. The first 100 riders to register on the morning of the ride will receive an event t-shirt. Riders who pre-register will receive an extra ballot.

 

5, Rev It Up For SickKids, North York, ON

Starting at Commercial Bakeries in North York, the ride will make it's way down for a quick visit to friends at the Hospital for Sick Children, then it's off to the gorgeous Peller Estates Winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Riders will be treated to a 6 course meal! Now in it's 4th consecutive year, the mission to support families and kids in need remains strong. The event itself is truly unique, patrons can participate as a rider with their motorcycle or vehicle, or people can also Adopt-A-Rider, everyone is welcome to join the ride!

Registration: Now open. Click here for details.

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

6, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

9, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

9, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

10, Ride for Sight Northern Ontario, Sault Ste. Marie, ON

The Northern Ontario Ride for Sight event is growing leaps and bounds every year. This year's event takes place at the Searchmont Ski Resort. The Executive Volunteer Committee has been working hard to plan for 2015 and are extremely excited for some new additions this year. This event is quickly becoming one of the biggest and best fundraising rallies in Northern Ontario. Email [email protected] for more information

Registration: $75 per person.

 

The 4th annual ride to honour veterans starts at the Iroquois Royal Canadian Legion and ends at the Morrisburg Legion for a 50/50 draw and prizes. Also includes a poker run and snacks. 

Registration: Opens at 8:00am (with breakfast) until 9:00am. $20 per rider, $10 per passenger. 

 

11, Baconfest, Lucan, ON

"Everything Bacon & Bikes" What else do you really need? There will also be a show and shine, bike wash, town-wide walking poker run, live bands, beer garden, vendor village, kid zone and food. BACON!

 

Join us for the first ever Central Huron Motorcycle Poker Rally hosted by the Clinton Optimist club and the Clinton Legion. Come out for a great ride in the beautiful Huron County with stops all through out the county. The event starts with a breakfast , show and shine, 50/50 draw, Door prizes, 150k Poker Rally, music and a BBQ to finish the day. Come and join us in this great event to raise money for CHILDCAN, a great organization that supports the families of children with cancer. 

Recommended Route: Ride the Counties

 

Registration: Cost is $10 and includes ride and BBQ.

 

The ride will be starting at North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre, 527 Len Self Blvd Midland, ON L4R 5N6. Riders will travel throughout the scenic Southern Georgian Bay area making 3 stops to collect their cards. Bikes return by 2:00pm. Awards at 2:30pm. Your support of the 7th Annual Georgian Bay Thunder Motorcycle Poker Ride fosters volunteerism, community involvement and youth engagement. It ensures that individuals, families and seniors who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and those with no other means of transportation receive the services they need.

Registration: 9:30am - 11:00am. The fee for the ride is $30 for Ride Poker Hand and $10 for Passenger Poker Hand. A charitable receipt is available. Riders are welcome and encouraged to collect pledges. Any rider who collects $50 or more in pledges will ride for FREE! For more information on registration and pledges, please visit the website: www.communityreach.ca/thunder/

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

The Ride for Memories is a fundraiser for the Alzheimer Society of Timmins Porcupine District Inc. and had over 25+ participants in its first year. Join us for our second annual Ride and Show 'N' Shine at the Archie Dillon Sportsplex! This year the event will include a ride and a show’n’shine for classic, collectible, new and sport cars, trucks and motorcycles. Ride Starts at 4 pm-leaving from the Archie Dillon Sportsplex. Approximate duration is 1 1/2 hours. A full map will be available soon. We will end the day with a dinner and a comedy show-featuring local talent Shane Gannon and James Judd.

Pre-registration (by July 109/15) and age of majority required for the dinner and show. The dinner and show is open to the public for $35.00 each. Dinner to be held at College Boreal at 6:30 pm.

 

11, KBC Show & Shine and Swap Meet, Peterborough, ON

Kawartha Biker's Church largest annual event. Best tattoo, best bike competitions, vendors, BBQ and so much more. Takes place at teh Northview Community Campus, 1000 Fairbairn Rd, Peterborough from 11:00am to 4:30pm.

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

Bring your bobbers, choppers and cafe racers to Frontier Ghost Town, 503186 Grey Road #12 RR1. All makes and models of hand crafted and vintage motorcycles. Also includes bands, vendors, builders, great food, culture, giveaways and cabin rentals. No colour, no pets, no attitudes please. 

 

13, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

16, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

16, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

17, 18, 19, Ride Manitoulin, Providence Bay, ON

One of the top motorcycle events in Ontario, Ride Manitoulin is a chance to spend the weekend getting to know the island. Includes charity poker run, scenic tour, adventure ride, biker games, live music, show and shine, food vendors, beer tent and more! New this year: The Manitoulin Island Dirt Bike Riders CMRA Sanctioned Race on Saturday and Sunday for $5.

Registration: Weekend Pass (camping included) is $30 per rider, $20 per passenger. Daily walk-in for $10. 

Recommended Route: Toronto to Manitoulin and Back

 

18, Ride for the Breath of Life, Waterloo, ON

Registration: Open from 8:30-9am at Tim Hortons University and Bridge Waterloo with KSU at 9am. $20 per rider, $10 per passenger. 

Recommended Route: Ride the Counties

 

BRO Niagara's Summer Bash is awesome!!

Poker Run; Bike Games; Show n Shine; Trophies and cash prizes available to be won. Live music starting at 3:00 featuring Shin-Dig, Twisted Pretty, Black Sabbath Experience, Sunset Strip, and more! Free camping available Saturday night. Everyone is welcome! No pets please.

Registration: $10

Region: Niagara Canada

Recommended Route: Niagara Cherry Blossom Ride

 

17-19, Wasaga Beach Motorcycle Rally, Wasaga Beach, ON

As if you need another reason to visit Wasaga Beach! Stay the weekend for a great time.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

19, Grand Bend's Vintage Bike Rally, Grand Bend, ON

Bring the sights and sounds of a Classic and Vintage Motorcycle Rally to the South-Western Ontario party town of Grand Bend. Starts at 11am. There is no regisitration, official judging or vendors. It's not a swap meet but there will be a group ride from Main Street to the Grand Bend Motorplex Raceway to enjoy the Vintage Road Racing Association's "Summer Classic" event. 

Recommended Route: Ride Huron and Perth Counties

 

20, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

23, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

23, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

25, Kingston Show & Shine, Kingston, ON

A yearly tradition of fundraising by motorcycling enthusiasts for charities and causes. The event will run from Noon to 5pm and includes a custom bike display of all types, sizes and brands, Motorcycle Show & Shine, Live Music, Vendors Village and Food. Many charities could not exist with the generous support of the public or organized groups such as the Kingston Show N’ Shine Motorcycle Events. 

Registration: The event is free and open to all public to view and a donation is expected for the Fallen Heroes and Wounded Warriors.

 

This is a poker run in memory of Corporal Albert Storm and to raise money for Hindi-transit. 

Registration: Opens at 7:30am with kickstands up at 9:00am. $25 for first poker hand. Extra hands are $5. Dinner is $25 with pre-registration required.

 

26, PESC Ride for the Hospice, Sarnia, ON

In support of St. Joseph's Hospice with prizes and poker run through scenic Lambton County culminating in lunch at the Point Edward Ex-Servicemens Club, 503 Michigan Ave, Point Edward.

Registration: Opens at 10:00. Rider entrance is $20, $5 for passengers. 

 

27, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON

All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.

Registration: Free!

Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.

Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

29, #TheMotoSocialOTTAWA, Ottawa, ON

This popular Toronto motorcycle community event is coming to Ottawa. For now it will be a 1-time test event to see how the Ottawa motorcycle community responds to the opportunity of getting together as it's done at #TheMotoSocialTORONTO. #TheMotoSocialOTTAWA will be held at The Ministry of Coffee, 1013 Wellington St. W from 8 to 10pm. This will be a friendly, social and low key environment. It is hoped that Ottawa will also enjoy hanging out and that these friendly monthly socials can continue in Ottawa as well as other places in North America. Please visit www.themotosocial.com for past event photos a

 

Registration: Free.

Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour

 

30, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON

Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!

 

30, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON

Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 

Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas

 

30 to August 1st, Rock the Bay - 26th Ontario Regional H.O.G. Rally, Owen Sound, ON

All registration will take place at the Best Western, Inn On the Bay (1800 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound), “Rally Headquarters”, where you will also receive information about the area and events taking place over the weekend. Come early and take the opportunity to spend time exploring the scenic roads in the Owen Sound area.

THURSDAY - Begins with a welcome reception for an evening of fun with food and refreshments. Meet & greet with your fellow rally attendees. A great way to arrive and wind down before the big rally events.                            

FRIDAY - On Friday take advantage of the Grey Bruce Tourism booth, located at Fox Harley-Davidson®, and let them help you select one of many scenic rides in the beautiful area, before joining everyone for the official Rally photo. Then ride along with your friends in the "Rock the Bay Moving Event” (ie. Parade).  Upon your return, gather at the big tent for the "Bring Your Bling" contest and judging prior to and during the dinner hour. Food and drinks will be available from one of Owen Sound's local establishments "Shorty's" plus live music provided by "Re Wired" leading into the evening – all taking place at Fox Harley-Davidson® under the big tent.  

SATURDAY- There will be a Show 'N Shine event along with games, a Poker Run to get you out and about and Chapter Challenges throughout - all leading into the finale at the Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre down on the water. Closing Ceremonies feature cocktails and a Hog Roast by Canadian Pork Roasting Champion "Burger Bob Schmuck" next door to the Host Hotel, The Best Western Inn on the Bay. 

Registration: $65 Early Bird / $80 Registration.

Recommended Route: The Georgian Bay Coastal Route

 

31-August 3rd, 22nd Annual Freedom Rally, Sudbury, ON

Taking place at the Mine/Mill Campground in Sudbury, this year's edition features 3 fun-filled nights of camping for tents and trailers, weiner roasts on Friday & Saturday nights, guided tours and a dance on Saturday night with entertainment by Spyder's Web. There will also be daily continental breakfasts, nightly bonfires, motorcycle games and challenges and on Sunday night there will be a catered banquet with awards and prizes. Funds generated at the rally support local children's charitable causes. 

Recommended Route: The Georgian Bay Coastal Route

June 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events 

On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
3, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
A monthly community hangout from 8 to 10pm on the first Wednesday of every month from May to October. Enjoy some great company & chats, check out some really cool bikes and experience some of Toronto's finest coffee and pastries. Each instalment of t
he #MotoSocialToronto will meet up at a different independently owned cafe in Toronto so check the website to get connected. 
Registration: Free. Everyone is welcome!
 
4, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON
Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 
 
4, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON
Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!
 
5, 6, Dark Cafe Run, Normandale, ON 
Dedicated to all Café Racers. Featuring dark coffee, breakfast runs and BBQ dinners. Presented by the ONO and sponsored by Town Moto. Tent and RV sites are available at Hidden Valley Resort
 
Assembling at C.F.B. Trenton in the Main Parade Square located on the south side of Hwy. 2 just east of R.C.A.F Rd. in Trenton. Pre-rides will be organized in the east at Old Fort Henry in Kingston departing at 9:00am, from Guelph Royal Canadian Legion Hall departing at 8:30am and arriving at C.F.B. Trenton for 10:30. The main ride that will depart the Parade Square at 11:30am for a ride along the Highway of Heroes to Whitby for our public Rally in Support of our Troops.
Registration: The Heroes Highway Ride & Rally is Canada’s largest Support the Troops ride and is FREE to participate in although we do collect voluntary donations to support the Tony Stacey Centre for Veterans Care and PAWS FUR THOUGHT.
Meet at CFB Kingston, Thompson Drill Hall, 7 D'Artisan Road in Kingston. Parade departs at 9:30 sharp! Join us for a fun-filled day of riding with a lunch, poker run, prizes and much more all while helping to raise money to fight prostate cancer for our local community!
Registration: $30 per Rider. 
 
The Toronto West Motorcycle Ride for Dad is held each year and provides a poker stop style route that will interest and excite all riders. This year's all new route winds through Peel and Halton making it's way back the Galaxy Hall in Oakville where we end the afternoon with a lunch. This year’s ride is leaves at 10 AM sharp from the Galaxy Hall at 475 North Service Road East in Oakville.
Registration: Open from 8am to 9:30am prior to the ride start. Ride to help us raise funds in support of Prostate Cancer research by finding sponsorships prior to the ride, or you can make a $30 contribution per rider. 100% of the money pledged to this ride is directed to research and education carried out in Mississauga, by locally based cancer research teams.
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip 
 
All-Ways Apsley Motorcycle Rendezvous is an annual motorcycle event held on the first Saturday in June and open to all types of motorcycles, riders and enthusiasts "free of charge". Vintage bikes are invited to be displayed on the arena floor, "Show 'n Shine" in the parking lot, vendors inside the arena, door prizes, food includes a pig roast. This area is a top-rated motorcycle tour destination. Vendors of any kind wanted!! A 10 x10 spot is $20. Please contact Gary at [email protected] 705-656-4922 ext 22 or Jim at [email protected] 705-656-4922 ext 21.
Registration: Free!
Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas
 
Held at 920 Dundas Street. Everyone is welcome. Awards given out for best Harley-Davidson, best metric, people's choice and more. Includes a BBQ, door prizes and more.
Registration: Begins at 10:00am. Event is free but donations will be accepted.
 
6, Elliot Lake Motorcycle Rally, Elliot Lake, ON
A fun filled day including a Poker Run, Show and Shine, Prizes, a BBQ, Live Entertainment, Vendors, Professional Photographer and more. All in an effort to raise funds to fight against prostate cancer. Meet at the Sears Plaza Parking Lot, across from the legion. See the Algoma Country website for accommodation options.
Registration: Starts at 8:30am. By donation.
Recommended Route: Algoma ADV Route
 
The Chatham Kent HOG chapter and Duke's Harley Davidson are hosting their first poker run. All the proceeds are going to PAWR, (pet and wildlife rescue). Meet at 5 Classic Car Drive in Blenheim. Enjoy a ride through the beautiful countryside. Four stops at local businesses. 50/50 draw, DJ, raffle for prizes and meet some of the animals up for adoption. 
Registration: $20 per rider, $10 per passenger.
 
A 2 to 3 hour poker run beginning at Barrie Harley-Davidson, 311 Bryne Drive. The first motorcycle leaves at 10:00am rain or shine. Last bike out at 11:00am. Ride will end with prizes awarded and a hot lunch. All riders, bike, makes and models are welcome.
Registration: Opens at 9:30am. $25 per participant. 
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
7, National Memorial Ride, Ottawa, ON
Pay respect to our fallen at Canada's National War Cemetery in Beechwood, Ottawa. Meet at the National Aeronautics Museum at 1pm for a short ride to Beechwood Cemetery and hold a short ceremony. There will also be a walk among the graves paying respects to friends and Canada's fallen. 
Registration: There is no fee but donations are welcome.
 
On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
 
11, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON
Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!
 
11, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON
Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 
Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas
 
13, Central Ontario Ride for Sight, Fenelon Falls, ON
The ride that started them all will take place at a new location and a new date this year. Fenelon Falls Fairgrounds at 27 Veteran's Way in Fenelon Falls will host the 2015 edition. Take a stand against vision loss and and continue to make history!
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
13, New Hamburg Full Throttle, New Hamburg, ON
Motorcycle charity poker run and show and shine hosted by The Waterloo Arms British Pub. All riders welcome. Approximately 100km and should take roughly 3 hours riding at a comfortable pace enjoying the scenery that the Waterloo region has to offer. All proceeds to the Wilmot Volunteer Fire Department. Kickstands up at 10:45am. Check out this year's run route
Registration: Opens at 9:00am. $40 per rider (includes Poker Run entry, event t-shirt and meal ticket), $30 per passenger (includes event t-shirt and meal ticket). Click here to pre-register and guarantee you get a t-shirt.
Recommended Route: Ride the Counties
 
13, Durham Region Ride for Dad, Port Perry, ON
The ride for dad is a charitable organization raising funds for awareness and research for Prostate cancer. This year we are striving to raise $40,000. Please help us reach our goal by joining us on a great day of riding, friends, fun and food! Leaving from the Scugog Community Center in Port Perry.
Registration: $30 or free if you raise $100.00 your registration fee is free. The tools providing on our site make it easy for you to get donations without even seeing your contributor. Send them an email and let them donate directly.
 
Riders will meet in their respective communities as listed and ride together to meet up with riders from different Northern Ontario and Abitibi-Témiscamingue communities for registration in Kirkland Lake. Riders will then participate in a unified ride (duration 1 hour) before returning for a rider rally featuring awards, prizes and community BBQ lunch (included in your registration fee). See website for departure locations and times.
Registration: $25 per rider or $125 minimum in pledges. $10 per passenger or $110 in minimum pledges. Meet at Pettenuzzo's Independent Grocery Parking Lot (15 McChesney Ave, Kirkland Lake) at 11:00am for pledge collection and waiver collection.
 
13, Algoma Ride for Autism, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
The ride begins at 11:00am and heads North of the city and loops back to Runway Park, where there are many activities planned. Live Entertainment, Food and Beverages, Prizes, Raffles, Vendors and more. The Algoma Autism Foundation is a dedicated group who bring assistance and education to all those with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and provide tools for education and items to families to aid positive development. There are many places to stay in Sault Ste. Marie: hotels, motels, cottages and campgrounds. Visit www.algomacountry.com/saultstemarie.
Registration: Starts at 10am at Highland Ford, Great Northern Road, Sault Ste. Marie
Recommended Route: The Grand Algoma Tour
 
13, Ride for Smiles, Brantford, ON
A fundraising ride for Help a Child Smile, Canadian diabetes Camp Huronda and several other local children's charities. With 3 unique stops planned for everyone. Lots of prizes and custom rings for the top 5 male and female fundraisers. All preregistered riders also get weekend passes to the Moonstone Rising Festival. Awesome kids activities at festival while you ride. All bikes welcome!
 
14, Bob Probert Memorial Ride, Windsor, ON
Celebrating it’s 5th year this event promises to be even bigger and better than ever before! Over 1000 bikes join the scenic poker ride around Essex County. We launch at 10:30 a.m. from Thunder Road Harley Davidson.  All bikes welcome! For more information visit www.facebook.com/Probertride. All funds support the Cardiac Wellness and Pulmonary Rehab Program at Hotel-Dieu Grace Healthcare.
Registration is $20 per rider/$10 per passenger.
 
15, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.
Registration: Free!
 
On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
 
18, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON
Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!
 
18, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON
Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 
Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas
 
The premiere overland adventure travel event for motorcyclists, cyclists and drivers of other expedition vehicles. Whether you're a seasoned veteran with wisdom to share or a complete novice hungry for ideas and guidance, it doesn't matter if you ride a motorcycle, a bicycle or drive an expedition vehicle. Open to everyone who dreams of adventure along the road less travelled. Includes Film Festival, presentations, talks, demonstrations, workshops, Q & A's, challenges and competitions. As well as hearing inspiring stories of overlanding adventure from around the world, you'll get the low-down on preparing for your journey, navigation, first-aid, photography, filming and a host of other essential topics. Whatever your past experience or future plans may be, there's something for everyone. 
Registration: $75 Full Pass, $50 Weekend-Only Pass (arriving Saturday) or pre-register & pay before June 11th to save $15.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
19, 20, 21, Georgian Bay Motorcycle Run, Vaughn to Manitoulin Island, ON
Three days of motorcycle riding through the north woods, canyon carving through Manitoulin Island, a sweet ferry ride and rolling across the plains of the Bruce Peninsula. Camping out every night under the stars. Beer and bonfires. This is the 4th year for the savage GBR. The riding rules, the people are rad and the party is amazing! We ride about 300km per day. Gas and food are readily available. Bring your own beer, tent and sleeping bag. We roll rain or shine, so bring rain gear. Everyone welcome! Meet on Friday at Tim Hortons/Esso at 3555 Major Mackenzie Dr West in Vaughn. Departing at 11am. 
Registration: You can't buy tickets or reserve a spot. Just show up and take care of your own costs. See the Facebook event page for more information.
Recommended Route: Toronto to Manitoulin and Back
 
20, Ride for Guide Dogs, Oakville, ON
Lions Foundation of Canada's Ride for Dog Guides is a fundraising event specially catered to motorcyclists. Ride for Dog Guides was first started in 2009 by the Saltwater Retreads and the Enfield/Elmsdale Lions Club in Nova Scotia. The event has since grown with new locations. All proceeds support the six Dog Guide programs at Lions Foundation of Canada.
Registration: $25. Email [email protected] for more information.
Join us for a fun-filled day of riding with a lunch, poker run, prizes and much more all while helping to raise money to fight prostate cancer ! Meet at Canadian Tire parking lot, McKewen Ave. North Bay. For more information email [email protected]
Registration: $30 to $100 in pledges. Open on Friday 3 till 7pm and ride day from 8am-10am. Kickstands up at 10:30am sharp!
This is our 10th Anniversary Event and we are looking for this to be the BIGGEST EVENT in Southern Ontario! Click here to see our event poster. Once again, we will meet at Valley Park Community Centre at 970 Paramount Drive, Stoney Creek. It will be a fun-filled day, starting with a pancake breakfast, a Parade from Valley Park to Dundurn Castle, then a scenic ride with a poker run followed by a lunch (free for first 300 reg’d), prizes and much more. All funds raised help promote #MensHealth and the fight of #ProstateCancer in the our local community. Our Celebrity Ride Captains are one of our most respected and beloved Dads, Mr. Walter Gretzky and the New Country FM KX 94.7 morning show host Bill 'Toff' Toffan! Arrive for/after 7am for breakfast, registration, meet n greet, etc. Kickstands up 9am Sharp!
Registration: Cost is $30. Pre-Registration will be open at the community centre on Friday June 19th from 6:30-9:00pm and after 7am on Saturday June 20th. Questions / Comments, contact us at [email protected]
 
The money madness motorcycle ride through Ontario backroads begins at The Sarjeant Company, 15 Sarjeant Drive. Funds raised will go to the local Canadian Cancer Society. For more information call (705)726-5864.
Registration: $35 per rider, $25 per passenger. Fee includes a ride shirt and barbeque lunch. 
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
Over 14,000 riders came out last year. The main streets will be closed to all but motorcycles from 9am to 5pm. Enjoy live music, great food, 100+ vendors, show & shine and limited edition T's. A ride to Bobcaygeon may be planned. Details to follow closer to the time. For camping inquiries call 705-738-1010 and for vendor spaces inquiries and corporate opportunities call 705-793-1751. 
Registration: Free.
Recommended Route: Highway 36 to King or the "Back Way", Highway 24 off Highway 36
 
21, Cannonball 500 Iron Butt, Begin at Kawartha Lakes, ON
This event qualifies as a Butt Builder 500 route. It received the green light from the Iron Butt Association™.
The minimum requirements are that it exceeds the 500 mile minimum and it must be completed within a 12 hour window. The ride as posted will be on June 21st, 2015. This will be the first ride in what we hope to become an annual event always being the third weekend in June.
This will be a rain or shine event. Those who do complete the run will be posted on the website along with the town they started in and make of motorcycle ridden. Your starting towns are:  Angus, Barrie, Bancroft, Bracebridge, Collingwood, Haliburton, Midland, Orillia, Stayner, Waubaushene. Starting times are between 7 - 8 AM - completion between 7-8 PM. Please note: You must return back to your originating starting point to complete the loop prior to the 12 hour deadline on Sunday. Certificates of completion once documentation has been witnessed and submitted to the Iron Butt Association will be sent back directly to those that attend the event. 
This is only on the Sunday June 21st and cannot be completed any other day. It is a one day event as such some of you may wish to ride up the night before if you are coming a long distance away. You will find accommodations along any of the routes. Please note: You must return back to your originating starting point to complete the loop prior to the 12 hour deadline on Sunday. It is a one day event so some of you may wish to ride up the night before if you are coming a long distance away. You will find accommodations along any of the routes. 
 
22, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.
Registration: Free!
 
On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
 
25, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON
Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!
 
25, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON
Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 
 
26, 27, 28, Bikers Reunion, New Liskeard, ON
The biggest and best motorcycle event in the north is back for another year. If you've been you already know why you're going again this year and if you haven't then you're in for a great surprise. Expect over 5000 bikes. Lots to do all weekend including a couple of rides, musical entertainment, food, Show & Shine and more. See the website for what's going on, more and more entertainment added each week. 
Registration: $40 weekend tent site, $15 per person.
Recommended Route: The Temiskaming Loop Tour
 
26, 27, 28, Wildman's Rodeo and Stomp, Williamsburg, ON
A weekend to remember at the Wildman's featuring game and a live band on Friday night. Rodeo on Saturday afternoon and a band playing Saturday night. Also includes the antics of B.O.B. (Burnt Out Boys), vendors, food vendors and much more. Camping with showers, full-time canteen and a big party barn.
 
All riders and non-riders are welcome to a Poker Run and after party at Ridge Tavern, 1051 Ridge Road North. After the poker run everyone will meet at the ridge tavern at 5pm. 50/50 penny sale, raffles and table with prizes for adults and children. Also includes buffet and entertainment. All for a special little girl fighting a very rare form of leukemia. All funds will go to her medical costs.
Registration: Open donations, minimum $10 dollars.  
Recommended Route: Niagara Cherry Blossom Ride
 
27, Ride for Rescue Cats, Almonte, ON
Motorcycles leave Levi Home Hardware at 10:00am. The ride will take you through some of the most scenic and spectacular curved rural roads in the valley. Ride ends with a light lunch, prizes and two hand carved awards for the top pledge collectors. For more information, call 613-256-3726.
Registration: $20 per rider, $10 per passenger or both ride for free with $50 of pledges.
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley
 
27, Ride 4 Rescue, London, ON
The 1st CAV ORTONA Unit hosts the 1st Annual Ride for Rescue. This dice run will start at the Royal Bank Parking Lot in Thamesford and end at the Peacekeeper Park near Lake Whittaker. Proceeds will be going towards Tiny Paws Rescue Canada. Cool prizes for participants. 
Registration: $25 at the Dog Park, $15 at Peacekeeper Park. Includes a pulled pork meal.
The Hamilton Firefigthers and Oh Canada Ribfest present the First Annual Charity Rib Ride at the Waterdown Memorial Park, 266 Main Street North on Saturday June 27th, rain date is Sunday June 28th. A scenic 120km poker run ride to benefit the Hamilton Fire Fighters Assistance Fund. Kickstands up at 10:00am and back to the park by noon for draws, prizes and ribs!!!
Registration: Open from 8:30am to 9:45am. $25 per rider, $10 per passenger. 
 
The 3rd annual poker ride for kids with cancer will start at the Newmarket Optimist Hall, 55 Forham Ave. Then there will be welcoming announcements and safety instructions followed by a ride to collect your poker hand. Arrive back at the hall around 3:00pm for a BBQ, silent auction, draws and prizes. All proceeds go to Paediatric Oncology at Southlake Regional Health Centre.
 
28, Ride for the Rescue Poker Run, Woodstock, ON
Riders will be leaving 885 Nellis Street at 10:00am for a scenic motorcycle ride through Oxford County. BBQ lunch provided for riders. Door prizes and draws. All funds raised benefit abandoned, abused and neglected domestic animials in Oxford County. Come join us for a fun ride for a great cause.
Registration: $15 for single riders, $20 with a passenger.
Recommended Route: Cruise the Coast
 
29, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. Email [email protected] for more information.
Registration: Free!

 

May 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events

32nd Annual Cover the Kids Run is the largest spring awareness ride in Southern Ontario. Ride leaves at 1:00pm sharp, following the Niagara Parkway towards Fort Erie, and ending at our bash site on Young Road.
Bbq, prizes, and live bands featuring Twisted Pretty and The Beer Nuts.
Registration: Open from 10:00 am till Noon at Lakeside Park in Port Dalhousie. Entry fee is donation, with proceeds going to Community Outreach - Erie (C.O.P.E.).
Recommended Route: Niagara Cherry Blossom Ride
 
6, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
The 2015 Moto season kicks off with the first of this monthly community hangout on Wednesday May 6th at the beautiful and delicious The TemperedRoom in Parkdale. Come hang from 8-10PM and enjoy some great company & chats, check out some really cool bikes and experience some of Toronto's finest coffee and pastries. The #MotoSocialToronto will meet up at a different independently owned cafe in Toronto on the first Wednesday of every month. Check the website to get connected. 
 
9, Ride for Disabled Vets, Stittsville, ON
The 2nd annual ride expects over 300 riders. The event is in support of the Wounded Warriors Canada. The route is 150 kms (Stittsville, Merrickville, Perth, Beckwith, & back to Stittsville). There is a free BBQ and and free door prizes. The event is supported by the following Riding groups: Blue Knights, Red Knights, UN-NATO, Freedom HOG, Canadian Motorcycle Cruisers, Capital City RoadRiders.
Registration: $30 Rider and $10 Passenger.
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
9, Paula's Ride, Waterloo, ON
In the true spirit of riding, having fun and helping others, we are putting a call out to our CAV family to help a woman who is in desperate need. Paula McGladrey was the victim of a random arson which has left her with extensive burns, ongoing medical costs and without a home or any material possessions. Please join us to help support Paula and her son. Ride Leaves at 11:00am and arrives at the Elora Legion at approx 1:00am. Silent auction, 50/50 to take place
(the Legion is also hosting a dance Saturday night for $10 for those wishing to stay)
Registration: Opens at 9:30am at Canadian Tire, 650 Erb St. W, Waterloo (Erb and Ira Needles). $25.00 rider/ $10 passenger (includes BBQ).
On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
21, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON
Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 
Recommended Route: Where to Ride in The Kawarthas
 
22, 23, 24, Perth County Forbidden Ride, Perth County, ON
Registration: Cost is $35.
 
On from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Expect over 3000 attendees at the BBQ. Includes stunt shows by Jason Thorne, awesome food by Urban Smoke, live entertainment, vendors and much more. Click here for a video of last year's BBQ.
Registration: Open from 7am-9am. Kickstands up at 10am sharp!
In 2013 we expanded and celebrated with a grand re-opening here at Motorcycle Enhancements. The event was a great success so we decided to plan it for the years following. Since then, we have had some awesome weather, great prizes, the best volunteers and all for charity! Due to the weather conditions in 2014 we have moved our event to Saturday May 23rd ( Memorial U.S Long Weekend). Route will be posted on a future date. Kickstands up at 10:15am and runs until 1pm. Includes BBQ, Bike Wash, 50/50 Draw, Door Prizes. Chance to win a 2015 Yamaha Bolt. 
Registration: Open from 9am - 10am. $25.00 Per Rider, $15.00 Per Passenger.
Registration for Show & Shine: 10-2pm. All donations will go to Ride2Reach.
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
23, 9th Annual Sylvia's Ride, Oshawa, ON
This is a Charity Poker Run benefiting Grandview Kids. The ride will be approximately 150km long with 5 stops located along the route where each rider/passenger will draw a card and complete their poker hand. There will be a prize for the best hand at the end. Extra cards may also be purchased. Price includes a hamburger or hot dog, fries and a drink. There will also be live entertainment, raffles, 50/50 draw, and a show & shine contest!
Registration: $25 per Rider, $15 per Rider.
 
23, Ride for Magnolia, Renfrew, ON
Starts at 9:30am in the No Frills Parking Lot, 680 Obrien Road. Proceeds from the ride will help Magnolia with medical expenses. Call 613-570-9293 for more information. 
Recommended Route: The Calabogie Boogie
 
23, 8th Annual Spring Poker Run, Hanover, ON
Ride some of the finest touring roads in Grey Bruce. The approximately 200km ride starts and ends at Queen's Bush Pub, 451 10th Street, Hanover, Ontario. All proceeds go to Big Brothers Big Sisters, Hanover and Grey Bruce Eat and Learn.
Registration: $25. Includes dinner and entertainment after the ride, 50/50 draws, silent auction, prizes for best poker hand and swag for riders.
Recommended Route: Grey-Bruce Waterfall Tour
 
23, Boozefighters Poker Run, London, ON
Meet at D's Back Bar & Grill, 100 Oakville Ave, just off of Huron Street. All money raised will be donated to Jordan Smith for special needs equipment. Awards at 4pm.
Registration: Open from 11:00am to Noon. $20 per rider, $30 per couple.
 
Funds raised from the 2nd annual memorial ride will be donated locally to the Renfrew Seniors Golden Age Drop In Centre. Includes 50/50 draw plus door prizes. There will be a coffee break at Tim Horton's at the halfway point. 
Registration: $20.
 
 
27, Muskoka Thunder "Thunder Rolls" Bike Night, Gravenhurst, ON
On from 6:00 to 8:00pm every Wednesday from May 20th to September 9th, 2015. Meet in Central Square Muskoka Wharf, 800 Bay Street in Gravenhurst. The Muskoka Wharf will be shinier on Wednesday nights, thanks to the Gravenhurst Charity Bike Night sponsored by the Muskoka Thunder Motorcycle Riders. View the gleam cast by beautiful motorcycles combined with the glint of the setting sun off the water as the Show and Shine wheels into town. If you're looking to see some stellar machines, meet some people in the know about all things "cycle" and want to help raise some funds for local charities.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 28, Peterborough Bike Night, Peterborough, ON
Every Thursday from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Peterborough Cycle Savage, 6860 Hwy 7 Cavan-Monaghan (weather permitting). For all Cruisers, Baggers, Sports, Vintage and Motard. Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Mystery Draw prize and Free hot dogs for all riders. 
 
28, Haugen's Weekly Bike Cruise-In, Port Perry, ON
Every Thursday night at 5pm from May 28th to September 10th Haugen's will hold their Motorcycle Cruise-In. All bikes are welcome. Enjoy delicious BBQ chicken and ribs. Bad weather may force the official program to be cancelled but they always block off the cruise area for the bikes and crank the house music. Some of the best nights have started out rainy!
 
30, Ride 4 Relay, Ancaster, ON
Ride 4 Relay supports the Canadian Cancer Society's Relay for Life Hamilton 2015. Ride begins at 11:00am. BBQ Lunch on return from the ride Vendors, 50/50 draws, basket raffles, massage therapy and much more!
Registration and breakfast from 10:00 am-11:00 am. $45 for the first rider and $25 for the second rider. Registration costs include breakfast and lunch with $10 from each registration going to support the Ancaster Optimist Club.
 
30, Beacon Ride for Youth, Brighton, ON
Registration: $30, $15 for passengers.
 
This is a hub ride (basically, you ride with your own group to the event location for the ceremony). Meet at Queen's Park on the south lawn. Ceremony starts at 1:00 sharp. Each year far too many motorcyclists lives are lost, at no fault of their own. Join us as we commemorate those riders by adding their names to our Memorial Wall. If you have lost a friend or a loved one, please contact us to have their name(s) included in our ceremony. [email protected]
Registration: Free
 
30, Ride for Lupus, Guelph, ON
Starting at the Guelph Legion, Branch 234, 57 Watson Parkway South, this will be a signed route, approximately 2 hours with a rest stop mid way. Upon our return, lunch will be provided by the Legion. We will enjoy a silent auction, raffle prizes, a 50/50 draw and more! With 100% of all proceeds going directly to the Pediatric Lupus Research Unit at the Hospital for Sick Kids, this is an event you do not want to miss! 
Ride For Lupus is very proud to announce that the 2014 event raised $7,041.39! Every cent of these funds will go directly to the Pediatric Lupus Research Unit at the Hospital for Sick Kids. Because of the incredible efforts put forth by all who participated in one way or another, we are that much closer to finding a cure for this debilitating illness.
Registration: Opens at 8:30am. $25 per rider, $15 for passenger. Includes custom patch and lunch provided by the Legion. Kickstands up at 10:00am.
 
Includes the 3rd Annual Victorian Order of Nurses Poker Run, BBQ, Prizes and Live Music. Meet Heather Ireland from Biker TV. 
Registration: For the Poker Run open from 10am to 11am. $20 per person.
 
The 8th annual ride will begin with breakfast and registration at the Burford Arena at 9am. Then it's off for a 90 minute scenic tour of the country at 10:30, returning for a BBQ lunch and prizes. 
Registration: Opens at 9:00am. $20 per rider or bring $100 in pledges to ride for free. For more information call (519)771-4033.
 
30, Motorcycle Ride for Dad, Ottawa, ON
A fun-filled day of riding with a lunch, poker run, prizes and much more all while helping to raise money to fight prostate cancer for the local community. Takes place at the Canada Aviation Museum, 11 Aviation Pkwy. 
Registration: See website for pre-registration times and locations.
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
Registration: $5. Open from 9:00am to 10:00am.  
 
30, Widows Sons Ride for Camp Trillium and Prostate Cancer, Oakland, ON
Join the Widows Sons South Coast Chapter for a charity ride to benefit Camp Trillium Waterford. Camp Trillium provides a summer camp atmosphere for children suffering from cancer. The ride will leave the Oakland Masonic Hall at 10:00am and travel through picturesque Halfimand and Norfolk counties returning to Oakland where lunch draws and prizes will be provided.
Registration: $30.
 
31, The B.A.D. Ride, Toronto, ON
The Bikers Against Despair (B.A.D) ride is a fundraising event in support of Distress Centres of Toronto. For B.A.D. Ride 18, we are "Riding to answer the call." Let us not forget the real fun, however - an awesome ride through scenic country, with a cool halfway stop in Mohawk Inn, Campellbville, enroute to the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
A very happy B.A.D Rider will go home with their own brand new 2015 Harley-Davidson Softtail Slim, with its edgy but classic appeal. Loads of other prizes to be won. 
100% of the money raised by riders will go directly into programs providing support to the community's most vulnerable individuals. Greater donations earn sweet incentives and gifts.Included with your registration: morning refreshments, BBQ lunch, free limited edition 18th ride t-shirt and original 18th year bike bandana, great route, entertainment, Hooters Girls, celebrities, it just goes on and on. 
Registration: Minimum donation is $75/participant paid or fundraised. Opens at 8am-9:45am at the Dave and Busters, at Highways 400 and 7. Draw tickets are 1 per $50 raised, or 2 if you pre-register online May 22nd. Weather: Rain or shine, baby. Plenty of covered "vroom" at both the start and end venues. For more information, please call us at 416-595-1716.
First Annual Tails on the Trails, hosted by Comfort and Soul restaurant in Blenheim, 8619 Talbot Trail. Supporting CK Animal Rescue, a non profit rescue (CKAR Charitable #852128701 RR001) that rescues dogs from hi-kill shelters and homeless dogs and cats in need. Come on out and enjoy a self-guided ride throughout southwestern Ontario (map to be provided at registration), delicious southern style food, vendors, local entertainment, penny auction, 50/50 draw and so much more.  All proceeds goes directly to the rescue so they can help these homeless dogs and cats find their furever homes. For further information please contact 519-365-6134.
Registration: Opens at 11:00 am. $10 per person.
The Telus London Motorcycle Ride for Dad is held each year and provides a poker stop style route that will interest and excite all riders. This year the ride will head south and east to Port Burwell before winding its way back into the London area where we end the afternoon with a BBQ lunch at the fairgrounds in Dorchester. This year’s ride is leaves at 10 AM sharp from the Western Fair parking lot at the corner of King and Ontario streets in London.
Registration: Open from 8am to 9:45 am prior to the ride start.
Ride to help us raise funds in support of Prostate Cancer research by finding sponsorships prior to the ride, or you can make a $30 contribution per rider. 100% of the money pledged to this ride is directed to research and education carried out in London, by locally based cancer research teams.
 

 

 

April 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events

 

 

 
Ride through Niagara Region Poker hand style ride, Bar-B-Que &Dance to follow. Each rider has a route sheet to follow. Draw a card at clubhouse, three stops along ride draw a card at each stop then final card drawn at clubhouse when return. Prizes, live band afterwards. Meet fellow riders, ride in groups or by yourself. Free camping in clubgrounds. Steak supper and all the fixin's. For more info call clubhouse @ 905 734 7058 wednesday after 7pm.
Registration: Open from 10:30 to Noon. Cost is $32-$35 per rider, $15-$20 for passengers. 
Region: Niagara Canada
 
 
Recommended Route: Niagara Cherry Blossom Ride
 
 

March 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events

21,22, Motorcycle Spring Show, Toronto, ON
Taking place at the International Centre, the Spring Show is the best way to celebrate the onset of another motorcycle season! With tonnes of shows, exhibitions, celebrities and prizes. Enter your show bike to win some of the $20,000 is cash prizes!. Each year attracts more sellers of used bikes alongside dealers of new models. Get your next ride here! Lots of food and entertainment makes it worth bring the whole family. Parking is free.
Registration: $18 for adults, $5 for youth, free for children under 6. Click here to get $3 off admission and take advantage of the "$6 after 6" admission discount on Saturday night.

February 2015 Ontario Motorcycle Events 

20-22, The Motorcycle Show Toronto, Toronto, ON
Every rider in Ontario knows this is where to be to get your motorcycle fix this winter. The annual event takes over the Direct Energy Centre again with the theme "Whatever Your Ride, Feed Your Passion Here". And with all major manufacturers in attendance, you're sure to be satisfied. In addition to the biggest and widest range of new models, riders can also check out the latest in apparel, accessories and touring destinations, plus exciting exhibits, all under one roof, in a space equivalent to three-and-a-half football fields. Features confirmed for 2015 are the Yamaha Riding Academy for Kids; She Rides the Night; the Team Empire Freestyle Stunt Show; Trial Demos with Canadian riding legend Jordan Szoke; Yamaha's "How-To Riding Skills" Demos and the Race Café. One lucky show-goer will be awarded a 2015 Triumph Special Edition Bonneville NewChurch. Also in attendance will be Harley-Davidson's Project LiveWire, their first electric motorcycle. 
Registration: $18 for Adults, $12 for Seniors, $10 for Youth 6 to 14. Click here to avoid long line-ups and save $4 off an Adult ticket
 
Do you know a lady interested in riding but doesn't know where to start? Tell her about this free event. Have some fun and learn motorcycle basics at this ladies only party. There will be discounts on riding gear, 10 vendors set up to demonstrate things like make-up or hair care for riders and stations on motorcycle basics to rotate through. Food, mocktails, prizes, bikes and more! Takes place at MotoSport Plus from 6:30-10pm.

November 2014 Ontario Motorcycle Events

Everyone is welcome to this rally, organized with short notice, to honour fallen soldiers Vincent and Cirillo. Leaving from Trenton's Centennial Park at 11am sharp to head down the "Highway of Heroes" to arrive at Branch #163 in Hamilton around 2 or 3pm. Proceeds will go to the Military Kids Toy Drive which runs from Nov. 9th to Dec 24th. There will be a gift of a long sleeve red t-shirt or red ball cap for all donations over $100.
Registration: 9am at Centennial Park. 

October 2014 Ontario Motorcycle Events

4, Rally Fur Paws Fall Run, Kanata, ON
Starts at the Royal Canadian Legion 86 Aird Place in Kanata and finishes at the Perth-Upon-Tay Legion Branch 244 at 26 Beckwith Street East. A bike and car rally fundraiser for service dogs for veterans. There will be a scavenger (observation) hunt for all. Includes quality live entertainment from 4-8pm in the lounge, BBQ at the finish point and prizes afterwards. 5 legion stops for comfort & refreshments. Lunch is provided. Poker run with extra cards to improve you hand available. For more information call 613-808-1223 or email
Registration: Opens at 9am, Kickstands up at 10am. 
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley 
 
A Har-lloween party at the shop with food, drinks, live entertainment and games. There will be prizes for the best female, best male and best couples costumes. There will also be a pumpkin carving contest. Please submit your team of 2-4 to [email protected]. Funds raised through alcoholic beverages and donations will go to the Kingston 4 Paws Academy. Puppies will be in attendance and dressed in their Halloween best. 

September 2014 Ontario Motorcycle Events

1, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
3, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
Monthly motorcycle community gathering on the first Wednesday of each month from 8pm to 10pm from May through September. The event is held in a new location each month. 
Each year, riders from all backgrounds come together at various locations across Ontario to support cystic fibrosis research and patient care. The Hamilton area ride will take place rain or shine starting at the Royal Canadian Legion in Beamsville. Cash prizes for top three poker hands: $500, $250 and $100. There will be a delicious Roast Beef on a bun with salad at the end of the ride for $5. 
Registration: $5 day pass.
 
7, Guide Dog Dice Run, Manotick, ON
Starting at the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind Training Centre, the 26th annual all-brand motorcycle ride will tour 200km through Eastern Ontario to raise funds towards the training of guide and assistance dogs. Depart on your own or as part of guided rides leaving at 9:30 and 10am. After the ride, stay for a BBQ, prizes and walk through the kennel to meet some of the dogs. 
Registration: Cost is $20 per person to be paid on site between 9:00 to 10:30am. Registration includes one score card and one BBQ ticket. For more information call 613-692-7777.
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley
 
Cruise Canada's most southern motorcycle route along the waterfront of Lake St. Clair, the Detroit River and Lake Erie. This 150km ride will depart from Knights of Columbus, 1303 County Rd 22 at 10:30am and take you through picturesque Essex County to end with a pasta luncheon. A poker run will be taking place during this ride. There will be an escort to the first stop and then riders are on their own to finish the run. Prizes for top 3 hands including 2 VIA Rail passes to anywhere in the Windsor-Quebec City Corridor. 
Registration: Opens at 8:00am. $30 for riders, $20 for passengers or raise $150 in donations. 
 
8, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
12-14, Spyders Ride Around Algonquin Park, Muskoka, Pembroke, North Bay,ON
Hosted by Pete's Sales and Service in Pembroke, Northland Recreation in Muskoka and Giesler Marine in North Bay. Friday night registration and starting point will be out of Muskoka. Saturday morning, head towards Pembroke through beautiful Algonquin Park. Lunch stop at the famous Wilno Tavern then depart for Pembroke where there will be dinner and an overnight stay. The next day ride through the Ottawa Valley for lunch in North Bay and then head back to Muskoka. 
Registration: $50 per Ryder and $30 per passenger. Includes lunch and dinner on Saturday and lunch on Sunday. '
The annual charity motorcycle ride will start and finish at the Burlington Humane Society, 740 Griffith Court. Featuring a 2-hour scenic observation tour through north Burlington and surrounding areas. After the ride there will be live music by Corduroy Road, a BBQ, refreshments, silent auction and Open House tours of the shelter. Non-riders are welcome to join for the music, food and Open House after the ride. 
Registration: Open from 9am to 11am. The ride will go from 10am to 2pm.
 
15, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
19, 20, Biketoberfest 2014, Fenwick, ON
Another one of these small charity events that keep growing and growing. Taking place in the beautiful hamlet of Fenwick, in the heart of the Niagara Peninsula, weekend includes the Ride of the FlagsShow n ShineVendors and more. Click here for accommodations. 
 
Ride will begin and end a the Queen's Bush Pub. More details to follow.
Registration: Opens at 9:30 at the pub.  
Recommended Route: Grey-Bruce Waterfall Tour
 
An approximately 220km fundraiser ride including a jaunt along the Nipissing Circle Tour with a stop in Port Loring for lunch and then back to North Bay at the Memorial Drive Lee Park for festivities and a BBQ. The Golden Helmets will perform a show at the park at 5pm. Come out for some great entertainment and a chance to take home the jackpot. Top fundraiser gets 2 Toronto Blue Jays Tickets and 1 night hotel accommodations.  
Collect donations from your friends, family and co-workers, anyone who would like to see you ride through your community. Top fundraiser gets 2 VIA Rail passes to anywhere in the Windsor-Quebec City Corridor. Ride departs at 2pm from the Courthouse, 425 Grand Ave West for a nice 120km drive along the shores of Lake Erie.
Registration: Opens at 1pm. Fee is $35 (with Steak Dinner) or $25 (no steak) or raise a minimum of $100 and the fee is waived! 
A ride beginning at the Columbus Centre including a stop for dinner and door prizes, auctions, 50/50 draw and a certificate draw bag. All funds will be donated to the MS Society of Canada. Call 519-798-3858 for more information. 
Registration: Open from 9am to 10:30am. $30 per rider, $20 per passenger or free with $100 in pledges. 
 
22, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
24, Ganaraska 250, Port Hope, ON
A vintage motorcycle reliabilty run celebrating and encouraging the use of vintage and classic bikes. The event has been created in the spirit of the long standing European "MotoGiro" tradition with timed road runs and scored agility tests. The 2014 route will wind through the Northumberland Hills and Lower Kawartha Lakes districts, following roads that offer a variety of conditions and terrain. All motorcycles and scooters built on or before 1975 with an engine capacity of 750cc or less can enter. See website for different classes. Camping will be available on site at the Port Hope Fairgrounds. 
 or call 905-885-9969.
 
 
27, Wings Over the County, Trenton, ON
The TSN television show Motorcycle Experience is celebrating it's 25 year in Canada. Fans of the show are invited to come out to Prince Edward County to mark this incredible milestone. From 9am to 4pm the Hillier Creek Estates winery will play host offering tours of the vineyard and serving their famous wood fired pizzas. Honda Canada will be on hand providing the party favours and demo rides. Then it's kickstands up for the County Back Roads Ride.
Beginning at 10am at CW Coop's, 118 Holland St. East. for a non-competitive, pledge based, fundraiser ride benefitting the Canadian Cancer Society. Rain date is October 5th. For more information call 905-830-0447 ext.3833.
Registration: Opens at 8:30am. $25 per rider, $10 per passenger.  
Come out and test ride the new 2015 Harley-Davidson fleet at MotoSport Plus in Kingston. The demo truck will be bringing the new 
Harley-Davidson Street 750. All Reward Members will receive double the points, earning 20% back on all qualifying purchases. There will be food options on site.
Registration: Open at 9am with first ride leaving at 10am.

August 2014 Ontario Motorcycle Events

1-4, 21st Annual Freedom Rally, Sudbury, ON
Three fun-filled nights of tent and trailer camping at the Mine/Mill Campground. Includes weiner roasts, bonfires, continental breakfasts, guided tours, motorcycle games, awards and prizes. Saturday night dance entertainment by Spyder's Web. Sunday catered banquet guaranteed if pre-registered by July 14th. Funds generated at the rally support local children's charitable causes. For more information contact [email protected]
Registration: $55 per adult, $30 for ages 8-15, Free for under 8.
Recommended Route: The Great Legends Tour
 
4, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
6, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
Monthly motorcycle community gathering on the first Wednesday of each month from 8pm to 10pm from May through September. The event is held in a new location each month. 
 
A fun-filled day of riding with lunch, poker run, prizes and much more all while helping to raise money to fight prostate cancer. Starting at 651 19th Street East in Owen Sound. For more information call 519-371-6628 or email 
Recommended Route: The Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
A celebration of the motorcycle industry, motorcycle enthusiasts, Law Enforcement Motorcycle Clubs/Emergency Services and their support of the Special Olympics Ontario. Assemble at the Scarborough Town Centre for coffee and a snack at 8am. The torch ride begins at 9am on a route established by the Toronto Motor Squad. Take the scenic route to Peterborough and stop for lunch at Riley Olde Towne Pub.
Registration: $30 per person or fee will be waived if you raise a minimum of $200.
 
9, Ride for the Cause, North Bay, ON
A 164km round trip ride beginning and ending at Carlson Sports to help raise funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The ride will head out to Verner then proceed to Field and continue to Marten River at Trapper Trading Post before heading back to Carlson Sports for a BBQ and silent auction.
 
10, Ride for SickKids, Oshawa, ON
From the streets of Durham Region to the pristine shores of Port Perry, the Ride for SickKids rally is a scenic tour of Ontario's highways to raise money for the Hospital for Sick Children and The Research Institute. The 6th annual ride is sure to be a great time—just ask anyone who's been! The day includes lunch and live entertainment and our own Mike Jacobs as master of ceremonies. Register early for a chance to win this year's 2014 Harley-Davidson. 
Registration: $40 online and $50 on ride day. Open from 8am to 10am at Mackie Harley-Davidson. Click for pledge form or to register online.
 
Honda Canada presents the return of this one day FREE event featuring Gymkhana skills competition. Skilled riders will put their Honda motorcycles to the test in an obstacle course and striving for the quickest time possible. Take the latest Honda motorcycles and ATVs for a test ride, visit power equipment demos and Vendor Alley or have your children participate in Junior Red Riders. For more information contact [email protected].
 
10, Ride for Reena, Collingwood, ON
Riding from the Promenade Mall in Thornhill to Cranberry Resort in Collingwood for a celebratory BBQ. The ride is easy to join—simply register on the website and ask friends and family to sponsor you. All proceeds benefit Reena. For more information, technical support or sponsorship opportunities contact Rachel at 905-764-1081 ext. 31 or email [email protected]
Registration: Raise a minimum of $250.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
11, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
14, Mods n Rockers 2014, Toronto, ON
Toronto's biggest vintage motorcycle & scooter culture-fest-phenomena returns for it's 6th year. Two days of bikes, music, style and bad behaviour in the heart of the city. Check out pics from last year to get an idea of what to expect. 
Registration: Absolutely Free.
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
15-18, Law Enforcement Torch Ride, Timmins, ON
A celebration of the motorcycle industry, motorcycle enthusiasts, Law Enforcement Motorcycle Clubs/Emergency Services and their support of the Special Olympics Ontario. On the 15th, meet at Boston Pizza in Timmins to depart at 1pm sharp destined for Quality Inn and Suites in Sudbury. The next day the ride leaves Sudbury heading to Collingwood via Manitoulin Island, Chi-Cheemaun. Meet at the Boston Pizza there at 6:30 for a Team Building event. Accommodations at Days Inn Collingwood. On the 17th, leave for North Bay Clarion Resort and on the 18th return to Timmins to Boston Pizza by 4pm for an appreciation dinner. 
Registration: $100 to participate or the fee will be waived if you raise a minimum of $200. Click here to register.
 
All makes and models of motorcycles and classic cars are welcome to participate in this poker run along Route 64 in the Noelville, Alban and French River. The charity run will be finishing at the Beausejour Inn & Restaurant.
Recommended Route: The Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
16, Riders Against Hunger, Mississauga, ON
The annual motorcycle charity ride in support of Eden Community Food Bank is back. Meet at South Common parking lot in Mississauga for a poker run style ride. Free rider's registration gift bag and t-shirt as well as Timmies breakfast at registration. Also offering a free lunch at Five Guys Burgers & Fries. Prizes for top fundraisers. 
Registration: Open from 8:30 to 9:30am at the South Common Mall parking lot. Registration fee is $50.
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
16, Ride for Hope and Hunger, Cambridge, ON
Beginning at Ali's Bar and Grill, the ride goes out at 11:30am and includes 3 stops and dinner. With $3000 in prizes available. Raising funds and awareness for Send'em Off Smiling, a back-to-school program for children in need. 
Registration: Opens at 9:30am. $25 per rider, $20 per passenger. For more information call 226-868-0336.  
 
The 1st Annual Car & Bike Show at MotoSport Plus will run from 11am to 3pm. There will be prizes for bikes and cars on display as well as car vendors, food trucks, a tattoo station and kids' activities. 
 
17, TGO's Ride for Kids, Markham, ON
TGO Consulting is excited to announce our annual Ride for Kids event coming up just around the corner. Like last year’s event, all funds raised will be donated to the SickKids Foundation.
Suggested Route: Escape the 400s
 
18, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
21, Ride for the Breath of Life, Windsor, ON
 
Registration includes a rally pin and a rally mug for the first 200, 2 nights of camping, hot showers, 50/50 draws, self-guided Geocache event and great door prizes. Friday night hamburgers or tube steaks, Saturday night steak dinner with all the trimmings, Saturday and Sunday morning coffee and donuts available on site ($) and bottomless coffee/tea/hot chocolate, and water are also included in the registration. 
Registration: Fee before July 31st is $55. At the gate will be $65.
 
23, The Wicked Ride, Perth County, ON
The 3rd annual women's only motorcycle tour of Perth County. Travel through the area collecting stamps at specified retail locations and receive small gifts from each stop along the way. There will be a special luncheon and the day will end with an Amazing Dinner in Mitchell with live music, prizes and a good time to be had by all. A portion of proceeds will be donated to a women's charity.
Registration: $35 per rider or $48 for the bus tour. Both prices include the dinner. 
Recommended Route: Ride the Counties
 
23, Ride for the Breath of Life, Mississauga, ON
A motorcycle ride for Cystic Fibrosis Canada starting and ending at the Streetsville Association of Kinsmen and Kinettes. Ride leaves at 10am and is approximately 4 hours. Raise $75 and earn a long-sleeved t-shirt/Doo rag and boodle bag. Raise $100 and you and your passenger ride for free. Raise $200 and you also get a t-shirt/doo rag for your passenger as well. 
Registration: $40 per rider, $15 per passenger. Open from 8 to 10am and includes a continental breakfast. Registration can be done online at www.cysticfibrosis.ca.
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
A one-hour police escorted ride through the city of Brampton starting at the Brampton Soccer Centre. Includes door prizes, silent auctions, 50/50 draw, food and awards. For more information call 905-793-0223 or 905-456-2968.
Registration: Open from 8 to 10am. The ride fee is $25 or one new toy. Kickstands up at 11:30am. 
 
23, Bikefest CK 2014, Chatham, ON
Bikefest CK is a fundraiser for Big Brother Big Sisters of Chatham-Kent. This year it's taking the form of a community festival in Tecumseh Park, in beautiful downtown Chatham. It will showcase custom motorcycles, a swap meet and feature vendors, live music all day, food eating competitions, a beer garden and much more. All summer, Big Brothers Big Sisters will be selling raffle tickets for a 2014 Harley Davidson Low Rider Motorcycle.
Registration: This event is FREE.
Recommended Route: Cruise the Coast 
 
An approximately 180km ride along very scenic roads, landscapes and towns. Open to all bikes, clubs and groups. Proceeds will be used to support "The Sprucedale Youth Group" and "The Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation of Canada." Includes raffle and 50/50 tickets sold all day starting at registration. Pay as you eat BBQ throughout the day (morning: Peameal on a bun, afternoon: hamburgers, sausages, hotdogs). Draws at approximately 4pm. Dinner at approximately 5pm. 
Recommended Route: Explorers' Edge Big Loop
 
A ride organized to raise money to help a friend in need, the money raised will go to medical costs that could save her life. A great chance to have fun and make a huge difference in the community. Ride leaves Cayuga at 11am. There will be a BBQ afterwards with live music, prizes and raffles. Camping will be available. 
 
All riders welcome to attend a fun-filled day for all starting with registration at Heritage Place, 20 Brooks Street and breakfast with the residents of the IOOF seniors homes. Then at 10am it's kickstands up for an approximately 4hr long scenic Poker Run through Muskoka with a break at halfway point North of Gravenhurst. Returning to the IOOF Senior Homes parking lot for a post-ride steak dinner, raffles and amazing prizes including the grand prize, a beautiful Napoleon BBQ
Registration: Starts at 9am. $30 per participant or free with a total of $100 or more in pledges. For more information call 705-725-4610.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
23, Ride For Kids Sake, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
The Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Catharines, Thorold and District host a fundraiser starting from Clare's Harley-Davidson. After the scenic motocycle route there will be food and live music by Stereo Sunrise. The top 4 online fundraisers will ride alongside Tig and Juice from Sons of Anarchy.
Registration: Pick up participant kit near Guest Services at the Pen Centre on Friday August 22nd from 4:00pm to 8:00pm to avoid long lines on event day. First 400 pre-registered and paid riders are guaranteed to meet Tig and Juice. Fee is $30 per rider and $15 per passenger. 
Recommended Route: Niagara Cherry Blossom Ride
 
Arrive with a full tank of gas and ready for a great police escorted ride around beautiful Stoney Lake and the north end of Rice Lake. The ride starts at Classy Chassis & Cycles and includes a half-way rest stop for a cold drink and stretch. 
Registration: $30 per bike or free with pledges of $100 or more. $250 or more gets you a chance to win the Grand Prize, an overnight stay with dinner and breakfast for 2 at the Sherwood Inn on Lake Joseph.
 
24, The WROAR Ride, Concord, ON
The 10th Anniversary Women Ride Out Against Rape ride will depart and return from a new venue this year: Dave & Busters at 120 Interchange Way in Concord. All motorcycles, scooters, trikes and riders of all genders are welcome. Raise pledges to donate on the day of the ride. Click here for the 2014 Pledge Form.
Registration: Will take place on site starting at 10am. Look for the the Pink WROAR Tent. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
24, Freedom Ride to End MS, Kitchener, ON
Starting and ending at Bingemans Conference Centre in Kitchener, the 2.5-3.5 hour scenic ride through Grand River country will raise funds to go to the MS Society, Waterloo District Chapter. The day will start with registration and breakfast and end with an inspiring return to Bingemnan's to enjoy a BBQ lunch, prizes and to peruse a Classic Car Show. This year riders will have the chance to win a grand prize—air fare and hotel for two adults to enjoy a weeklong trip to Daytona Florida for their famous Bike Week celebrations.
Registration: Opens at 8am with the ride departing at 9:15am. Raise a minimum of $50 in pledges to participate in the ride. 
Recommended Route: Ride the Counties
 
A ride through the Caledon Hills starting and ending at the Terra Cotta Inn. The afternoon will include a Show and Shine with prizes in different categories, live music by Larry Melton, raffles for major prizes and much more.   
Registration: Starts at 9:30am at the Terra Cotta Inn. Cost is $20 per person. 
 
25, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip

July 2014 Motorcycle Events 

In partnership with Brian's Service Centre in Hensall, the Canada Day Committee for South Huron invites all motorcycle enthusiasts to a Show and Shine at the Centennial Soccer Field at the South Huron Recreation sports complex. From 9am to 4pm park your bike and check out other bikes and cars at this great community event. Hospitality like only small town Ontario can offer. 
The 4th annual Canada Day Motorcycle and Classic Car Ride will start at the Barrie Masonic Lodge, 99 Morrow Rd. A scenic ride through Simcoe County with stops in Tottenham and Stayner Masonic Lodges. Proceeds will go to Hospice Simcoe County Barrie.
Registration: Open from 8:30-9:30am with the Ride beginning at 9:45am. $35 per bike, $15 per passenger. Includes coffee, doughnuts and lunch. 
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
2, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
Monthly motorcycle community gathering on the first Wednesday of each month from 8pm to 10pm from May through September. The event is held in a new location each month. 
 
A fundraiser poker run leaving between 10 to 11am from Motorsport H-D and ending at the Stubborn Mule. All proceeds to fund research at the 17 Children Hospitals through Childhood Cancer Canada. Prize packages for top ten fundraisers and prizes for best hand. Free midpoint bbq at Duke's Harley-Davidson. Rider shirts for first 100 signed in on ride day. Club Cup for group or club wiht most funds. All bikes welcome rain or shine. 
Registration: $50 minimum pledge to participate. Open from 9:30-11:00.
 
5, Chrome on the Canal, Campbellford, ON
For about 15 years now vintage and hotrod car and motorcycle owners have gathered on along the canal to display their objects of affection. This year the tradition continues at Cty. Road 30 South along the Trent Severn Waterway from 9am to 4pm. There will be vendors and food booths on site along with all makes and models of vintage motorcycles and cars. About 5-1 cars to motorcycles. With plenty of options for where to stay and what to eat and so much more to do in the area it makes for a great family trip.
Registration: Call John at 705-653-4523 if you want to include your car or bike for display.  
 
5, Rally Fur Paws, Stittsville, ON
Starting and finishing at the Stittsville Legion Branch 618, at 1481 Main Street. A bike and car rally to fundraise for service dogs for PTSD. There will be a scavenger (observation) hunt for the youngsters. Includes quality live entertainment from 3-6pm in the main hall, BBQ at the finish point and prizes and etc. afterwards.
Registration: Open at 9am with kickstands up at 10am. Rally will finish at approximately 3pm.
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
Carlson Sports hosts Yamaha as they offer free test rides for all the new 2014 models. The Super Tenere ES, FJR 1300 ES, Bolt R-Spec, Bolt std, FZ09, FZ07, R-6, V-Star 1300 deluxe and Stryker 1300 will all be there. For more information call 705-472-9212.
A ride to honour veterans and raise funds for Operation: Leave the Streets Behind Homeless Veterans Assistance Fund. Following breakfast and registration, the ride will depart at 9:30am for a 242km poker run through the area. Follow highway 43 to the Chesterville Legion for snacks and refreshments, then off to the Alexandria Legion, followed by the Flying J in Lancaster to fuel up. Then it's off to County Road 2 to enjoy the lovely view of the St. Lawrence River. The ride ends at 2:30pm at the Morrisburg Legion with a BBQ, music and door prizes. There will also be awards and a 50/50 draw. 
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
7, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
11-13, Ride for Sight Northern Ontario, Sault Ste Marie, ON
The 2nd annual Northern Ontario Ride for Sight will be returning to Searchmont Resort. Another great weekend including Bike Games, Show 'n' Shine, Vendors and Live Entertainment. Check the website later in the season for updates.
Recommended Route: The Grand Algoma
 
A 200km ride of the best roads around the Niagara Escarpment starting at the Mohawk Inn. Meet Dakar competitors Simon Pavey and Patrick Beaulé and see inspirational presentations by Warren Milner and Rene Cormier. Browse the Expo display area and meet industry representatives and see vintage motocross motorcycles. Also includes kid's programs. The "whole enchilada" pass includes camping at the Toronto West KOA and meals at the Chop House.
Registration opens at at the Inn at 7:30am. Online registration opens at on March 1st.  Check the Facebook page for updates.
 
Canada's first true week-long bike event will take place at Little Lake Park in picturesque Midland. This will be a fun and memorable gathering catered to the purity and enjoyment of motorcycle ownership. All are welcome! Including Two - Four Daily Motorcycle rides of the Muskoka countryside, demo rides, evening entertainment, games & vendors as well as family activites. There will be 127 acres of camping area with food and beverage stands.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
12, Georgian Bay Thunder 2014, Midland, ON
The 6th Annual Georgian Bay Thunder Motorcycle Ride is a fundraiser for Community Reach. Bikes will return by 2pm. Awards at 2:30pm at Little Lake Park Stage. Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd best poker hands and worst hand. 
Registration: Open from 9:30 to 11am. The fee for the ride is $30 for Rider Poker Hand, $10 per Passenger Poker Hand. Free park pass for Bike Week 2014.  A $25 charitable receipt is available. Riders are also welcome to collect pledges, collect $100 or more and the ride is free. 
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
Riders will be accompanied by Police Motorcycle Units from the Ottawa and Valley area through some of Ottawa's most beautiful and winding roadways before heading out through the scenic Ottawa Valley for a tour that's certain to take your breath away. Riders from the Ottawa leg will roll into Smith Falls where the fun will really take off as a group luncheon with the riders from the Kingston, Belleville and Cornwall rides will all meet in one location for a massive show of support for Special Olympics with prizes to follow. 
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley
 
12, Law Enforcement Torch Ride, Kingston, ON
Starting with registration from 8am at the Invista Center, 1350 Gardiners Road (Just off Hwy 38 and Hwy 401. At 10am the escorted ride will begin heading through Kingston and continuing through the Thousand Islands before heading North to Smith Falls for a BBQ.
 
12, Law Enforcement Torch Ride, Belleville, ON 
Details to be announced.
Registration: $20 per person. $10 for children under 12. Open from 9:30-10:45 on the day or in advance from any Iron Siren member. 
Search the city for the location of 5 playing cards with a set of clues as your only guide. Once you have all the cards, head back to Arthur Street to hand them in between 5:00 and 7:00pm. Once everyone's hands have been counted a winner will be named. Dinner is served at 5pm and the party after at Galaxy Lanes goes on all night long. 
Registration: $20 per person, $35 for a rider and passenger team. Price includes dinner ticket, prizes and clues. 
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
18-20, Ride Manitoulin Motorcycle Rally, Providence Bay, ON
The annual rally will be held at the Providence Bay Fairgrounds. The day includes a poker run, ladies ride, adventure ride, show and shine and biker games. There will also be food, live music and vendors. There will be camping available. For more information call 705-377-6134. Click here for full story on this great event. 
 
19, Ride to Remember, Aurora, ON
The 8th annual Ride to Remember will start at the Royal Canadian Legion in Aurora and end with a BBQ at the Tony Stacey Centre in Scarborough. Kickstands up at 10am with last bike out by 10:30am. Last bike in by 2pm. All proceeds go directly to the Tony Stacey Centre for Veterans Care. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 Fundraisers. 
Registration: Opens at 9:00am. $40 per rider and $10 per passenger. Fee includes poker hand, morning coffee, Tony Stacey Centre Patch and the afternoon BBQ. 
 
19, Law Enforcement Torch Ride, Thunder Bay, ON
The 1st annual Thunder Bay Torch Ride hosted by the Hard Chargers LEMC NW Ontario. Ride begins at noon at the Harley-Davidson Thunder Bay. Finishes at the Kakabeka Falls Hotel for awards & speeches followed by food & refreshments. Top fundraisers will be recognized. Also includes shirts, silent auction and live band performance. 
Registration: 10:30am at Harley-Davidson, Thunder Bay. Fee is $20 or free if you fundraise a minimum of $200. Click here to register.
 
19, Muskoka Motorcycle Rally, Gravenhurst, ON
After the success of last year's inaugural event the Muskoka Motorcycle Rally is back. Quickly becoming a contender as one of the best motorcycle events in the province, this year there will again be free parking for all motorcycles, demo rides, vendors and food. Arrive on Saturday to attend the Mayor's Ride at 10am. Also includes Police Skills Demonstrations, a Sunset Cruise on Saturday night and the Sawdust Saloon located in the event park. 
Registration: Mayor's Ride registration starts at 8:30am. $40 per rider, $10 per passenger. Pre-registion fees are $50/$10 and you get a souvenir t-shirt. Pre-registration is the only way to get the t-shirt. None will be available to riders/passengers registering on site.  
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
A planned route through scenic Leeds and Grenville starting in Brockville and returning on the beautiful 1000 Island Parkway. All proceeds raised will go towards the Victim Services of Leeds & Grenville S.T.A.R. program. A BBQ lunch will be provided. For more information or to obtain a registration form, contact Amber at 613-340-3829 or [email protected]
Registration: $30 per rider, $10 per passenger. Open from 9:30 to 10am.
 
20, Grand Bend's Vintage Bike Days, Grand Bend, ON
This year's annual Show & Shine event will be held from 10am until around 1pm right on Grand Bend's Main Street. Again this year, there is no registration fee, no official judging, no vendors and it's not a swap meet but there will be a group ride from Main Street to the Grand Bend Motorplex Raceway to enjoy the Vintage Road Racing Association Summer Classic event. Vintage related club and group displays are encouraged. Just show up and proudly show off your scooters and motorcycles. All makes and models of vintage and classic bikes are welcome.
Recommended Route: Ride Huron and Perth Counties
 
21, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
26, Kingston Show N Shine 2014, Kingston, ON
All motorcycle enthusiasts, riders and spectators are invited to enjoy the day, from noon to 5pm, amongst some of the nicest bikes from the region and beyond. Including live music, entertainment, motorcycle stunt team, vendor’s village, live and static displays, prizes, southern style BBQ and so much more. This is a free event held every year as a fundraiser for local charities—no entry fees for Show N Shine bikes or spectators and it’s all for a great cause. *As an added bonus for 2014, The National Harley Owners Group (HOG) 2014 Canadian Rally will be here from July 24th to the 26th. For more information email [email protected].
 
26, Law Enforcement Torch Ride, Niagara Falls, ON
A celebration of the motorcycle industry, motorcycle enthusiasts, Law Enforcement Motorcycle Clubs/Emergency Services and their support of the Special Olympics Ontario. The Niagara ride will begin with registration at 8am with Shirts available for purchase. Parade starts at 10am to arrive at it's destination (TBA) by 2pm.
Registration: $20 per person or free if you fundraise a minimum of $200. Click here for registration. 
 
Start with a meet and greet at the Hidden Valley Resort at 10am then it's kickstands up at 11am for a motorcycle tour of Algonquin Park, Bancroft and area. Return to the resort at 4pm for an afternoon by the lake "muskoka style." At 7pm the Hidden Vally Ultimate BBQ Dinner begins. The day ends with cocktails and bonfire by the lake. Vendor spots available inside the lobby of the resort. Contact [email protected] to book your spot. 
 
26, Hammer Down for Humanity, Thunder Bay,ON
The Thunder Bay Real Estate Board presents a ride and BBQ starting at 10am.
 
28, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 

June 2014 Ontario Motorcycle Events

 
1, Huronia H.O.G. Poker Run, Barrie, ON
A poker run supporting Hospice Simcoe starting from 311 Bryne Drive. Motorcycles go out between 10 and 11am and ends with hot lunch.
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
2, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
4, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
Monthly motorcycle community gathering on the first Wednesday of each month from 8pm to 10pm from May through September. The event is held in a new location each month. 
 
4, Law Enforcement Torch Ride, Newmarket, ON
A celebration of the motorcycle industry, motorcycle enthusiasts, Law Enforcement Motorcycle Clubs/Emergency Services and their support of Special Olympics Ontario. After lunch and registration, the ride departs from the York Regional Police Association "Shed" at 800 Stonehaven Ave by noon sharp for a 170km ride through the scenic countryside to Lagoon City on Lake Simcoe. Then it's back to the Shed for 5pm for BBQ, ceremonies and a great evening of live music. 
Registration: $50 per rider, $35 per passenger. The fee will be waived if you fundraise a minimum of $200. Open from 11am until Noon. Click here to register online.
Assemble at the Cornwall Civic Complex at 100 Water Street. The parade will begin at 9am and arrive back at the Civic Complex around 2pm. T-shirts will be available. 
Registration: $20 per person or fundraise $200 to have your fee waived. Click here to register.
 
7, Blue Line Ride, Collingwood to Sauble Beach, ON
Starting with a 9am Pancake Breakfast at the Collingwood OPP at 201 Ontario Street. At 10am the ride will begin, heading west through Owen Sound to arrive at Sauble Falls. There will a break there then the ride will head south down the coast of Lake Huron to Southampton where it will then turn east and wind it's way back to Collingwood for a BBQ. All proceeds raised will go to the Special Olympics. This event will happen rain or shine.
Registration: $35 each or that much in pledges. Includes an event t-shirt but not breakfast or the BBQ.
Bringing the weekend celebration to the 
Lindsay Exhibition for more Demo Rides, Bike Games, Show 'n' Shine, Vendor Marketplace and Live Entertainment. Win a 2014 Triumph America by fundraising. Raising $100 to earn a ballot, $250 gets you three ballots. The draw will take place on stage on June 7th right before the headliner hits the stage.
Registration: Opens at 9am on Friday June 6.
Starting with registration from 8am to 9:45am at Vaughan City Hall, bikes will depart at 10am for a 160 km ride of some of the scenic roads throughout the Southwestern York Region with several stops along the way. The ride will end with a BBQ including raffle, prizes and entertainment. For more information call 905-303-4007 or email [email protected]
Registration: $35 per bike, $15 per passenger.
 
9, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
13, Friday the 13th, Port Dover, ON
From it's humble beginnings as a weekend get-together among 25 friends in 1981, the Friday the 13th event has grown to be one of the biggest must-attend events for motorcycle enthusiasts in Ontario. The 2014 edition of this tradition falls in June so expect tens of thousands of bikers and visitors to this little town. There will be beer tents, vendors, food, entertainment and of course, a lot of bikes! For more information email [email protected].
Recommended Route: Ontario's South Coast
 
13-15, CVMG Paris National Rally, Paris, ON
The 42nd Paris National Rally will take place at the Paris Fairgrounds from noon on the 13th to 1pm on the 15th. The theme will be Canadian-made Indian Motorcycles. The Weekend includes seminars, road run, concours, trials and other displays, Marque display, swap meet/vendors and door prizes. 
Registration: Pre-Registration closes May 31st. Rally Registration Desk opens at noon on Friday. $30 for CVMG members and $45 for non-members. Day passes are $8 per person.
 
The annual ride starts at Levi Home Hardware at 10am. It will go for approximately 200km through the local rural areas. Prizes, including a round of golf with electric carts and on-course instruction for 3, will be awarded at the end of the ride. Proceeds go to the Country Cat Sanctuary. For more information call 613-256-3726.
Registration: $20 per rider, $10 per passenger. Both for free with $50 in pledges.
Recommended Route: Ride the Ottawa Valley
 
14, Ride for Dad, North Bay, ON
This North Bay/Nipissing chapter of Ride for Dad is back for another year of fundraising, camaraderie and of course, riding the scenic roads of the north. The days events run from 10am to 5pm and include a parade, poker run and meal. Starts at Canadian Tire at 890 McKeown Ave. For more information contact Chopper Cameron at 705-752-5566 or [email protected].
Registration: Pre-registration on June 13th from 3-7pm at Canadian Tire parking lot.
The 10th Annual event will take place at the Valley Park Community Centre at 970 Paramount Drive. It will be a fun-filled day of riding with a lunch, poker run and much more all with the aim to raise $35,000 to fight prostate cancer in the local community. This year the Celebrity Ride Captain is one of the most respected and loved "dads", Mr. Walter Gretzky. 
The ride will over approximately 200km with 3 scheduled stops along the way and will start and finish at the Royal Canadian Legion Hall, 150 Mostar Street. Prizes for top fundraiser and best hands with lots of raffle prizes and a 50-50 draw. Funds raised will go to support Evergreen Centre for Street Youth in Toronto.
Registration: Open from 8:00 to 9:30am. Breakfast will be served. Ride goes out at 10am.
 
14, Motorcycle Ride for Dad, Thunder Bay, ON
All are welcome to take part in a full day of exciting activities for riders, passenger and spectators. The day starts off with registration and a hot buffet breakfast for participants at 7:30am. At 9:30am the thunderous Ride for the Cure begins with over 325 riders simultaneously kick staring their engines and heading out on a parade down Arthur Street. Then it's time for a Poker Run in and around the city of Thunder Bay. There will be raffles and games at the Victoria Inn with incredible prizes for both participants and the general public to win.
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
20-22, The Georgian Bay Run, Manitoulin Island, Sauble Beach, ON
Three days of riding, camping and general moto mayhem. A 1000km run starting at 11am at Tim Hortons on Major Mackenzie Drive in Vaughan. Ride north through Parry Sound to camp at Loon's Landing on the French River. The next day it's on to Sudbury and then south onto Manitoulin Island for a night's stay at Hutchison's Cabins. From there, grab the Chi-Cheemaun ferry to Tobermory and on to Sauble Beach to finish on Sunday at Lobby's Beach FrontClick here to order T-shirt.
Registration: No cost to join. Pay for your own ferry trip and camping. 
From 9am to 5pm at MotoSport Plus, riders can take a new 2014 Honda motorcycle for a free test ride. There will also be a BBQ lunch. No tax on select Honda showroom apparel and accessories AND an additional 10% off on clearance section. 
Registration: Opens at 8:30am. All riders must have valid motorcycle license and proper riding gear.
The 1st in what will be an annual event with proceeds going to Camp Trillium. The ride starts at Bishop Tonnos Catholic Secondary School, 100 Panabaker Drive in Ancaster. The ride will go approximately 200km around South Western Ontario on the north side of Lake Erie. One of the stops will be at Camp Trillium Rainbow Lake for a BBQ lunch. While the ride is taking place, the car show will set up and the motorcycles can join in at the end of the ride to shine and show off their bikes. There will be great food trucks, music and people all raising money for a great cause. 
Registration: 9:00am with ride departing at 10am. $30 per rider, $20 per passenger. 
Presented by the Tiverton & District Lions Club Knights of the Blind. Starting with registration at the 
Lions Hall. Wheels up at 11:00am. Prizes for the top pledges with proceeds going to the local CNIB. For a pledge sheet or more information call 519-368-2678 or 519-368-5386.
Registration: Starts at the Hall at 9:30am.
Recommended Route: Grey Bruce Waterfall Tour
 
An escorted ride through beautiful Chatham-Kent. After registration is the Blessing of the Bikes at 11:30 with Kickstands up to ride out at Noon. Dukes Harley-Davidson is offering 15% off all in-stock parts and merchandise for riders on the day. BBQ will be hosted by the Chatham-Kent HOG Chapter. For more information contact Toni Martin at 519-351-1582 or [email protected]
Registration: Open from 10:30-11:30am. $10 per person, lunch included. 
Recommended Route: Cruise the Coast 
 
21, Support Our Sisters Charity Ride, Collingwood, ON
The Iron Sirens invite all riders to their charity ride in support of the Frontline Breast Cancer Foundation taking place at the Leisure Time Club at 100 Minnesota Street. The after-ride event includes a prize for most pledges collected, Rider & Bike photo booth, BBQ, raffle, 50/50 draw and silent auction. Entertainment provided by local talent, Kristy Freund. 
Recommended Route: Georgian Bay Coastal Route
 
21, Donna's Ride for the Kids, Wellington, ON
A poker run with all proceeds in support of the Recreation Outreach Centre. There will be a buffet breakfast available during registration then it's Kickstand up at 10am. Cherry Vally Lions Club will be selling hamburgs and hotdog etc. at the end of the ride. For more information contact Ben Bibeau, 1st Officer at 613-919-3625 or [email protected].
Registration: $20 donation per bike & rider plus $10 donation per passenger. Starts at 9am at the Wellington Legion, 364 Main St.
Now with a Saturday poker run starting at 11am with proceeds to Kawartha Kids. An entire day of fun for the whole family on Sunday with the roads closed for lots of vendors and lots of bikes. The annual Bobcaygeon Bikefest is growing by leaps and bounds. And with so many great roads to ride in the local region, this is one event you don't want to miss.
Registration: Breakfast from 9-11am on Saturday. Registration for the Poker Run at 10am. $20. 
 
23, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
 
27-29, New Liskeard Bikers Reunion, New Liskeard, ON
Look forward to another great weekend at the Fair Grounds in New Liskeard. This is a huge family oriented celebration of the sport of riding motorcycles while also being an important fudnraiser for the Temiskaming Hospital Community Cancer Care Unit. Check back for more details as they are announced.
Presented by the Oriental Sports Club of Cambridge, the 5th annual scenic ride along the Grand River to Port Dover departs from 1054 Shellard Road at 9:30am. Free breakfast and BBQ lunch included. 
Registration: $25 advanced registration, $35 on the day of the event. Contact Carlos at 226-339-5130 or Joe at 519-465-2233 for more information. 
The Windsor Harley Davidson Owners Group and Thunder Road Harley-Davidson welcomes all motorcycles to come and enjoy a 150km poker run and day of fun including bike games and music, BBQ and cash bar. Grand Prize is $100. 
Registration: Open from 10am to 11am at the Canadian Transportation Museum . Price for poker run is $20. No cost for admission. 
At The Lakeview Pavilion on South Papineau Lake Road, Maple Leaf, Ontario the Smoke on the Water Motorcycle Show runs from 11am to 5pm rain or shine. This is the second year for this grass roots event with classic and custom show categories as well a People's Choice award with prizes to be won, a 50/50 draw and more! $5 admission at gate – free for the ladies. Live outdoor music (weather permitting), bbq & refreshments and swimming and comfortable accommodations available.
Registrations: $5 admission, Free for ladies. Free registration until 2:30pm
 
30, BMA Motorcycle Mondays, Brampton, ON
All bikes are welcome to a weekly organized "Show n' Shine, Meet n' Greet" at the Rose Theatre, Garden Square at Main and Queen St. A free event on every Monday night from 6 to 9pm. There will be special events and weekly themes. In support of The Brampton Civic Hospital—Paediatrics and the Salvation Army. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
 

May 2014 Ontario Motorcycle Events

3, International Female Ride Day 2014, Various locations, ON
Join with women across Ontario and around the world to celebrate women and motorcycling by getting out on the roads to just ride. For this event, the 8th of it's kind, there will be a global photo contest and much more. Click here to see our full article on the event. For more information email [email protected]
 
Update: MotoSport Plus and the Motor Maids will be hosting an approximately 1 hour ride starting from 295 Dalton Ave in Kingston, ON. Meet at 9:30am to head out at 10am. Upon return, there will be a lunch and specials on merchandise. RSVP to Kim at 613-544-4600, [email protected] or go to the event page and select "going."
 
7, The Moto Social, Toronto, ON
Monthly motorcycle community gathering on the first Wednesday of each month from 8pm to 10pm from May through September. The event is held in a new location each month. The May installment will meet at Chippy's Fish and Chips on Queen Street West, at the south end of Trinity Bellwoods Park in downtown Toronto. 
 
10, Ride for Disabled Vets, Stittsville, ON
Registration: Open from 8:30 to 9:45am. $30 per rider, $10 per passenger. 
Recommended Route: Ottawa Valley Tour
 
MotoSport Plus will be hosting the Harley-Davidson Test Our Metal Truck. They will be bringing the line-up of 2014 Harley's to Kingston for free demo rides. There will be a BBQ and specials. 
Registration: Opens at 9am with rides beginning at 10am. Bikes are registered on a first-come first-serve basis.
23, Perth County Forbidden Ride, Perth County,ON
On the second-last weekend of May the highways and streets of Perth County will be filled with the sound of roaring motorcycles cruising their way around Perth County as they take a Forbidden Ride. Includes a Caravan ride through downtown Stratford to Mitchell for a Show 'n Shine, plenty of food, prizes and live music. With discounts on Stratford Festival performances and accommodation offers.
Registration: $35 per rider, $30 per passenger +HST. Register online here by May 1st to be entered to win a prize package worth approximately $400. First 350 registrations are guaranteed the meal on Saturday after the ride. Registration is only necessary for the Saturday Ride and dinner and can be done in person that day or at the Friday night Show 'n Shine. All other events for the weekend are free. 
The Eastern Ontario Adventure Rally has returned for another year. As before, the rally is open to all types of motorcycles because the rally has 4 different types of routes. Elmhirst Resort is our home base for the weekend, with excellent accommodations, facilities, food, and activities. There will be a BBQ and bonfire on Saturday evening so that we can all share stories of the day’s events. Book yourself at the resort at 1-800-461-1940. 
This great annual charity event is back at the 
Bull Dog Pub for another great poker run. Raising money for the Grandview Children's Foundation. Open to all riders, makes and models. The day will include live entertainment, silent auction, raffles, 50/50 and Show & Shine.
Registration: $25 for riders, $10 for passengers. Pre-registration at Durham Divas Bike Nights on May 14th and 21st at Pete's Big Bite. Registration on the day starts at 9am. All bikes out by 10am.
A vintage motorcycle reliabilty run celebrating and encouraging the use of vintage and classic bikes. The event has been created in the spirit of the long standing European "MotoGiro" tradition with timed road runs and scored agility tests. The 2014 route will wind through the Northumberland Hills and Lower Kawartha Lakes districts, following roads that offer a variety of conditions and terrain. All motorcycles and scooters built on or before 1975 with an engine capacity of 750cc or less can enter. See website for different classes. Camping will be available on site at the Port Hope Fairgrounds. 
A ride through some of Grey and Bruce Counties finest touring roads in support of Our Kid's Grey Bruce and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hanover. Begins and ends at the Queen's Bush Pub. Includes prizes, silent auction, entertainment and dinner after the ride. Live entertainment from the McKenzie Blues Band. 
Registration: $25 per rider. Opens at 9:30 at the pub. Kickstands up by 11am. Download pledge sheet here.
Recommended Route: Grey-Bruce Waterfall Tour 
 
25, 2804 Dice Run, Casselman, ON
Proceeds go to the Air Cadets, a unique but worthy cause, with a dice run, bike show, vendors and swap meet. With over $2000 in prizes, this could be fun, and with the riding in the local region being above average in the twisties and scenic department, getting there will be half the fun.
Recommended Route: Ontario's Highlands Loops
 
This edition of the annual event starts at 8am at Dave & Busters on Interchange Way with registration. The ride will depart from there at 9:45am. As with every year, there will be a new route weaving together some favourites with brand new roads that will make you want to come back and re-experience these local gems again and again. Signed and unescorted, you'll be riding some of the most picturesque backroads in York and Durham. There wil be a mid-way break at the Lake Simcoe Arms Pub in Jackson's Point before winding into the Markham Fairgrounds around 1:30pm for an afternoon of partying. One lucky rider will win the grand prize, a 2014 Harley-Davidson FXDF-Dyna Fat Bob.
Registration: Open from 8am at Dave & Busters. Riders and passengers must each raise a minimum of $75 each to participate, and will receive an additional draw ticket for every $50 raised. For more information, contact the Distress Centre at 416-598-0168.
 
25, Motorcycle Memorial Ride, Orillia, ON
The season starts at Shannonville MSP this weekend. Racing on the Pro Track with practice, endurance race and race school on Friday, heats and finals Saturday and Sunday. Special features are the Vintage 2 stroke GP and new 2 stroke Grand Prix for 1989 and newer bikes, these classes will bring out rare bikes and top riders. Full grids and competitive racing in all classes with 12 races per day make for an exciting weekend. Plus a vintage concours and swap meet by local CVMG members. 
Registration: Gates open at 9am daily. Cost is $25pp, weekend includes parking, camping and free programs, or $10pp per day, children 12 and under are free. Listen to Rock 107 for free tickets. 
Recommended Accommodations: SMP Where to Stay
 
31, Durham HOG Hearts of Gold, Oshawa, ON
Fundraiser for the Grandview Children's Centre in Oshawa starting with a ride leaving from Mackie's Harley Davidson at 8:00am. Followed by a BBQ with music and silent auction. All bikes welcome. For more information call 416-303-3695.
The Burford Optimists present an escorted scenic ride of Brant County with all proceeds supporting youth-based programs in the community. Begins at 10:30am the municipal parking lot in downtown Burford, 1 Park Ave and returns at Noon to the Burford Community Centre and Optimist Park. All riders receive breakfast and lunch plus door prizes and draws. For more information and a pledge form email 
Registration: $20 per rider, $10 per passenger. Raise $100 in pledges and you ride free. Open from 9:00 to 10:30.
 

April 2014 Ontario Motorcycle Events

 
This long running show is back. Meet at the Better Living Centre at Exhibition Place to celebrate the start of the new season. Includes a retail marketplace and swap meet, Canadian National Bike Builders Showcase as well as a giant used bike lot & motorcycle auction. 
Tickets are $15 for adults and free for children 12 and under. 
Recommended Route: Forks of the Credit Day Trip
 
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