January 2017

JANUARY 1: HAPPY NEW YEAR! from all of us at Ridin' On Motorcycle Magazine, and THANK YOU to our Advertisers, Readers & Staff for all your SUPPORT and let's Team up TOGETHER for a great 2017!!

JANUARY 7 thru MAY 27 - WARREN, OH: 17th Annual Antique Motorcycle Exhibit, "British Invasion", at the Packard Museum, 1899 Mahoning Ave, $8 adult, $5 Sr 65+ & 7-12, U-12 free, featuring both well-known brands like Triumph, Norton & BSA, to lesser known marks like Abington, Sunbeam & Velocette w/ rare machines, interesting displays & more! Info: 330-394-1899

1 - MARION, IN: Grant Co ABATE Frozen Buns Run at Courthouse, 101 E 4th St, kickstands up noon, free, all welcome, ends w/ food & fun! Info: 765-661-5111

1 - MOUNT VERNON, OH: Fire & Iron MC 117 Hard Nipple Ride at Legends Sports Bar, 110 Mt Vernon Ave, kickstands up 12:30pm, ends w/ food, door prizes & 50/50. Info: www.fireandiron117.com

1 - MEDINA, OH: HOG Polar Bear Ride at Stinger H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, 12-1:30pm, ride to lunch & earn your Polar Bear Patch! Info: 330-721-1702

1 - INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Midwest MC 36th Annual Hangover Rally at clubhouse, 3105 S Harding St, 10am-1pm, $20 ea, benefits Damar Services Charity, all welcome, w/ food, awards, silent auction & more! Info: 317-828-3941 or indyvic@sbcglobal.net

1 - NEW HAVEN, IN: 21st Annual Polar Bikers Ride at River City H-D, 5525 SR 930 N, Reg 11am-12pm, Free, ends w/ hot chocolate, chili, cornbread, coffee & fun! Info: 260-493-9900

1 - LONDON, KY: New Year's Day Ride at Wildcat H-D, 575 E Hal Rogers Pkwy, Reg 10-11am, a short holiday ride to Dupont Lodge for lunch! Info: 606-862-5656

1 - GLENSHAW, PA: Annual Polar Bear Ride at Three Rivers H-D, 1463 Glenn Ave, Reg 9-11am, ends at Carnivores Restaurant. Info: 412-487-3377

1 - KOKOMO, IN: ABATE Howard Co Frozen Buns Run starts at south side of Courthouse Square, downtown, kickstands up 1:30pm, ends at Eagles, 1221 E Lincoln Rd w/ food (bring covered dish/ dessert), fun & friends! Info: 765-631-7636

1 - BOWLING GREEN, KY: New Year's Day Ride at H-D of Bowling Green, 251 Cumberland Trace Rd, meet 10:30am, kickstands up 11am, riding rain/ shine/ cold, celebrate at end w/ coffee, hot chocolate & snacks Info: 270-846-4488

1 - WABASH, IN: Wabash Co ABATE Frozen Buns Run starts at Courthouse Square, leaves 12:30pm, free ride 1 mile per degree above 0*, ends at Brandt's H-D, 1400 Cass St, w/ food, fun & friends! Info: 260-403-2379

1 - GREENSBURG, PA: Polar Bear Ride at Z&M Cycle Sales, 6130 Rt 30, meet at 1pm. Info: 724-837-9404

2 - WESTERVILLE, OH: AD Farrow Polar Bear Run, 9am-1pm, $10 ea for Legacy Fund, on your own take the 1st ride of 2017 to American Legion, 393 E College Ave, for breakfast buffet, hot coffee, warm friends & Polar Bear Pin! Info: 614-228-6353

2 - ERIE, PA: ABATE of Erie County Membership Party at St Boniface Ushers Club, 8911 Wattsburg Rd, 7pm-??, Free, all welcome, 21+ only, w/ cash bar & live music by Hodge Podge, bring your own snacks & join in some winter fun! Info: www.eriecoabateofpa.org

3-31 - CORTLAND, OH: 10th Annual Winter Warrior Ride-In at Warren H-D, 2102 Elm Rd, Longboyz Tavern or Cortland QSL, brave the January cold & ride your bike in during business hours for chances at goodies & prizes! Info: 330-395-4700

6-8 - CINCINNATI, OH: 57th Annual Cavalcade of Customs Show at Duke Energy Center, 525 Elm St, opens Fri 3pm/Sat & Sun 10am, $17 ea, $6 kids 6-12, w/ variety of custom & classic cars, motorcycles, exhibits, celebrity guests, live music & more! Info: 513-357-2400 or 513-419-7300

7-14 - BEDFORD HTS, OH: Jacket Turn-In at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, bring in a new or gently used coat or jacket to be donated to veterans in need & get 20% discount on a new leather or nylon jacket! Info: 440-439-5300

7-8 - CINCINNATI, OH: Amsoil AMA Arenacross at US Bank Arena, 100 Broadway St. Info: www.arenacross.com

7-8 - AVON, OH: The Great Gift Exchange at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd, 10am-4pm, Bring in those unwanted gifts to be donated to a local charity & get a discount on what you really wanted for Christmas! Info: 440-934-5000

7 - HUDSONVILLE, MI: Rise N' Shine Breakfast at Grand Rapids H-D, 2977 Corporate Grove Dr, serving breakfast 10am til gone. Info: 616-896-0111

7 - PERRY, OH: V-Twin Cruisers MC 23rd Anniversary Party at Perry Twp Community Center, 2800 Perry Park Rd, 6pm-midnight, $15 ea, dish to share appreciated, Make Some Noise w/ lots of food, beer & pop (BYOB), Chinese auction, 50/50, awards ceremony, live band, DJ & Stroker's Magic Act! Info: 440-357-8256 or vtwincruisers@aol.com

7 - MEDINA, OH: HOG Membership Drive at Stinger H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, 10am-2pm, w/ free hot dogs & burgers noon til gone. Info: 330-721-1702

8 - CHILLICOTHE, OH: HOG Polar Bear Run & Crock Pot Cook Off at H-D of Chillicothe, 818 Eastern Ave. Info: 740-773-8826

8 - HASTINGS, MI: 6th Annual Motorcycle Swap Meet at Barry Co Expo Ctr, 1350 N M 37 Hwy, 10am-4pm, $5 adv/$7 door, U-12 free, buy-sell-trade w/ bikes, parts, leather, food, beverages & much more! Info: 800-800-6034

14-15 - GRAND RAPIDS, MI: Amsoil AMA Arenacross at Van Andel Arena, 130 Fulton West. Info: 800-216-7482

14-15 - OWENSBORO, KY: River City PowerSports Show at Owensboro Convention Center, 501 W 2nd St, opens 10am, $12 adult, U-12 free, w/ street, V-Twin, vintage, custom, ATV, UTV shows, awards, vendors, live music, rib eating & bikini contests, fashion shows & much more! Info: 270-687-8800

14-15 - DOVER, KY: Indoor Motocross Winter Racing at Earlywine Racing, 4248 Walton Pike, $15 adult, 6-11 $10, U-6 Free, racing starts 11:30am. Info: 606-883-3098

14 - DOVER, OH: Tech Talk & Chill at Adventure H-D, 1465 State Route 39 NW, noon, our expert tech will review in detail all there is to know about the new 2017 Harleys, w/ free pizza & drinks. Info: 330-364-6519

14 - DAYTON, OH: Luau at Buckeye H-D, 7220 N Dixie Dr, 12-3pm, w/ free hog roast, beer & refreshments, goldfish racing & more Hawaiian fun! Info: 888-570-0246

14 - CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: Leather & Lace Ladies Day at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, 10am-4pm, w/ meet & greet, dessert bar, motorcycle speed dating, demos, workshops, Biker Chick makeovers & more! Info: 330-535-9900

14 - STURGIS, MI: Touring Comfort Workshop at Hamilton H-D, 68951 White School Rd (US 12), 10:30-11:30am, get prepared to enjoy some big miles this riding season! Info: 269-651-3424

14 - MEDINA, OH: Tech Time at Stinger H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, 12-3pm, free lunch w/ our techs, boom audio seminar & all day live engine build! Info: 330-721-1702

15 - DELAWARE, OH: 21st Annual Motorcycle Swap Meet at Delaware Co Fairgrounds, 236 Pennsylvania Ave, 9am, $5 ea, U-12 free, free pkg, heated, new & used parts, leather, jewelry, something for everyone! Info: 740-815-0107

17 - INDIANAPOLIS, IN: ABATE's 25th Annual Day at the State House, 200 W Washington St, Reg 8am, Meet w/ legislators, lobby for motorcyclists' Rights, tour State House & learn about legislative process. Info: 800-232-2283 or dana@abateonline.org

20-22 - LANSING, MI: ABATE of MI 42nd Annual Seminar & Membership Meeting at Ramada Hotel & Conference Center (517-627-3211 say ‘ABATE Seminar' for special rates), 7501 W Saginaw Hwy, w/ awards banquet, educational seminars, state & national guest speakers, auctions & more! Info: www.abateofmichigan.org

20-22 - PITTSBURGH, PA: 56th Annual World of Wheels at David L Lawrence Convention Center, 1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd, opens 3pm Fri, 10am Sat/Sun, w/ hot rods, customs, trucks & motorcycles, awards, celebrity guests, pin-up girl contest, live music, charity auction & much more! Info: 248-373-1700

20-21 - LEXINGTON, KY: Kentucky Motorcycle Association/KBA 20th Annual Freedom Fighters Forum at Clarion Inn, 1950 Newtown Pike, (888-390-4918 for special rates), Fri 5:30pm Meet & Greet, Sat 8am-4pm, FREE legislative conference featuring seminars & speakers on important motorcycle issues & more! Info: 800-68-CYCLE or www.kmakba.com

21 - BEAVERCREEK, OH: 6th Birthday Bash for Xenia Chrome Divas at Good Smaug VP Lounge, 3810 Dayton Xenia Rd, 6pm, Come out & help us celebrate! Info: facebook.com/xeniachromedivas/

21 - AVON, OH: Winter Motorcycle Swap Meet at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd Rt 611 & I-90), 9am-4pm, no cover, spaces only $10 or $20 w/ table, w/ live music, vendors, new & used MC stuff, great deals on everything motorcycle, food/drinks & more fun! Info: 440-934-5000

21 - FAIRFIELD, OH: BOOM! Audio Workshop at Queen City H-D, 5960 Dixie Hwy, 11am, free coffee & donuts while you learn about the ultimate in sound for your motorcycle, w/ discount on BOOM Audio products just for attending! Info: 513-874-4343

21 - MONROEVILLE, OH: Customer Appreciation Party at Roeder Racing, 3684 US Hwy 20 W, 11am-2pm, w/ VIP discounts, taco bar, drinks, raffles, prizes, $500 gift card drawing & more! Info: Info: 419-465-2247

21 - MENTOR, OH: Chili Cook-off at Western Reserve H-D, 8567 Tyler Blvd,12-2pm, bring your best homemade chili & compete to win "Best Dish"! Info: 440-974-6900

21 - BEVERLY, OH: Coulter Family Benefit presented by Justice Riders at American Legion Post 389, 114 5th St, 1-9pm, thoughts and prayers go out to Flash & Boots at this difficult time as they mourn the loss of their son Steve-38... and his wife Misty Perine-33... And their granddaughter Aubrey Coulter--2. They lost their lives in an early morning December fire but their grandson Owen Coulter-8 survived! He will need help and there are many funerals to pay for. We as a club mourn with our brother & sister for their losses. Info/Donations: 304-580-8045 or gofundme.com/cs-coulter-family-fire

21 - MEDINA, OH: Fuel Fiesta at Stinger H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, 12-4pm, w/ free tacos & margaritas, guacamole & salsa contests, oil & gas hourly giveaways & adult piñata w/ prizes! Info: 330-721-1702

22 - SPRINGFIELD, OH: Walneck's Motorcycle Swap Meet at Clark Co Fairgrounds, 4401 S Charleston Pike, I-70 & Rt 41, exit 59, 8am-3pm, free parking, $7 admission, U-14 free, lots of vendors, accessories & parts, all brands, free bike corral & more! Info: 630-985-2097 or www.walneckswap.com

22 - PEOTONE, IL: 33rd Annual Spring Motorcycle Swap Meet at Will Co Fairgrounds, 710 S West St, 10am-4pm, $7 at gate, Buy-Sell-Trade all brands new & used, w/ vendors, rodeo, live music, door prizes, food/beer & more! Info: 800-800-6034

22 - CANTON, OH: 22nd Annual Miller Lite Canton Motorcycle Swap Meet at Stark Co Fairgrounds, 305 Wertz Ave NW, 10am-4pm, w/ leathers, jewelry, clothing, live music, parts & more parts! Info: 800-372-3726 x443

27-29 - CLEVELAND, OH: Progressive Int'l Motorcycle Show at I-X Center, One IX Center Dr, opens 3pm Fri, 9:30am Sat, 10am Sun, $16 adults, U-11 free, great venue w/ bike show, 2017 models, cruiser to ATV, gear & accessories, rider programs, entertainment, stunt shows, vendors, family fun & action packed! Info & tix: 800-331-5706

27-28 - GRANTVILLE, PA: 32nd Annual ABATE of PA Leadership & Legislative Seminar at Harrisburg-Grantville Holiday Inn, I-81 Exit 80, near Hershey, (717-469-0661 book early!) $75 ea incl Sat breakfast discount, lunch, reception, national & state speakers, workshops, handouts, banquet, dance w/ live music¸ auction & fun surprises! Info & Reg: 717-731-8955 or www.abateofpa.org

28-29 - EVANSVILLE, IN: 10th Anniversary Mid America Motorcycle Expo at Evansville Auditorium & Convention Ctr, 715 Locust St, opens 9am, $10 ea, U-12 free, w/ bike show, custom choppers, vendors, swap meet, pin-up girl contest, live bands, tattoo show, tech booths, kids corner & more! Info: 270-993-1768 or 270-869-5755

28-29 - ST CHARLES, IL: 33rd Annual Chicago Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet at Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E Main St, opens 10am Sat/Sun, w/ new model selection, new/used parts, custom bike show, trophies, prizes, leather, apparel, celebrity appearances, live bands, food, beer & much more! Info: 800-800-6034

28-29 - DOVER, KY: Indoor Motocross Winter Racing at Earlywine Racing, 4248 Walton Pike, $15 adult, 6-11 $10, U-6 Free, racing starts 11:30am. Info: 606-883-3098

28 - GENEVA, OH: Dirty Bones MC 5th Annual Stock the Food Pantry Drive & Party at Creekside Tavern,
3750 N Broadway, 2-6pm, $15 + 6 non-perishable food items or $20 w/out food, w/ door prizes, music, 50/50, food til gone & Chinese auction. Info: www.facebook.com/events/364039803942379/

28 - ZANESVILLE, OH: Down Bikers Fund January Jam at VFW Post 1058, 1318 Putnam Ave, opens 6pm, concert by Crackerslang 7-11pm! Info: www.DownBikersFundInc.com

28 - PERRYOPOLIS, PA: Second Chance MC 15th Annual Early Bird Motorcycle Swap Meet at Perryopolis Auto Auction, 3454 Pittsburgh St, 9am-3pm, $5 ea, w/ lots of vendors, buy-sell-trade parts, leather, apparel, accessories, jewelry, food, DJ & more! Info & Tables: 724-454-0259

28 - CINCINNATI, OH: 3rd Annual Garage Brewed Moto Show at Rhinegeist Brewery, 1910 Elm St, Noon-Midnight, Free, w/ help from Cincinnati Café Racer Club, show highlights unique, custom, rare, antique & collectible bikes & builders! Info: 513-321-1771 or 513-381-1367

28 - HUDSONVILLE, MI: 8th Annual Luau at Grand Rapids H-D, 2977 Corporate Grove Dr, get your grass skirts & join us, w/ free pig roast & drinks, tons of games & awesome prizes! Info: 616-896-0111

29 - MEDINA, OH: Northern Ohio Racers Indoor Swap Meet at Medina Co Community Center, 735 Lafayette, 7:30am-2pm, $5 adult, U-12 free, w/ over 100 vendors ranging from drag racing to circle track restoration! Info: 330-325-8745 or 800-553-8745

29 - LANSING, MI: 37th Annual Motorcycle Swap Meet at Lansing Center, 333 East Michigan Ave, 10am-4pm, $6 adult, U-12 free, buy-sell-trade, w/ lots of parts, accessories, apparel, leathers, all brands & more! Info: jack@hugeswapmeets.com



4-5 - LOUISVILLE, KY: AMA Arenacross Series at Freedom Hall, 937 Phillips Ln, opens 6pm Sat, 8am Sun, amateur & professional racing. Info: www.arenacross.com

4-5 - AVON, OH: Tax Return Weekend at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd Rt 611 & I-90), get your taxes done FREE & use your return to buy the Harley of your dreams! Appts book fast! Info: 440-934-5000

4 - STURGIS, MI: Performance Workshop at Hamilton H-D, 68951 White School Rd (US 12), 10:30-11:30am, everything you wanted to know about Harley performance upgrades from Stage kits to full motor builds! Info: 269-651-3424

5 - CLEVELAND, OH: Super Bowl Party at Smedley's Bar & Grill, 17004 Lorain Ave, watch the big game, enjoy friends, w/ free buffet, specials & fun! Info: 216-941-0124

5 - MUSKEGON, MI: Motorcycle Swap Meet at LC Walker Arena, 995 4th St, 10am-4pm, Info: 800-800-6034
11 - BEDFORD HTS, OH: Annual Red Hot Chili Bash & Salvage Event at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, enter your best chili recipe w/ cold drinks & hot deals on MotorClothes, discontinued H-D & Metric parts, accessories & take-offs! Info: 440-439-5300

11-12 - COLUMBUS, OH: 2017 Easyriders Bike Show Tour at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 North High St, opens 10am Sat-Sun, w/ the biggest & baddest bike show tour in the nation, top winners, local customs, & the best bike builders in the world, lots of beautiful motorcycles, awards, live music, tattoo gallery, stunt shows, vendors, prize giveaway, food/drink & much, much more!! Bike entry & Tix Info: 800-962-9857 or www.EasyridersEvents.com