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MARCH 2015

1 (INDIANAPOLIS, IN): American Legion Legacy Run (Aug 23-26) registration is open at www.legion.org/riders/registration, benefits children of our fallen Heroes in the ongoing War on Terror, route finishes in Baltimore this year. Info: 317-630-1265 or wsloan@legion.org

1 – GOSHEN, IN: ABATE R-1 30th Annual Swap Meet at Elkhart Co Fairgrounds, 17746 CR 34, 10am-6pm, $5 ea, w/ music, parts, accessories, jewelry, apparel & more! Info: 6574-596-726

MARCH 6-15 – DAYTONA BEACH, FL: 74th Annual Daytona Bike Week www.officialbikeweek.com and www.bikerbeach.com or call Daytona Beach Chamber of Commerce at 386-255-0981

7-8 – LEBANON, IN: Vintage Metric Motorcycle & Scooter Swap Meet & Auction at Boone Co 4-H Fairgrounds, 9am, $6 ea, U-12 free, Euro/Jap models & parts only, all brands bike corral & auction entry. Info: 317-769-5722

7 – WILLOUGHBY HILLS, OH: March Madness at American Heritage Motorcycles, 2821 Bishop Rd, 10am-4pm, get ready for the riding season w/ specials & more! Info: 440-943-3400

7 – COLUMBUS, OH: ABATE R-9 Daytona North Party at (TBD), 6-8pm, $5 ea, w/ live music, games, raffle, food & warm fun! Info: 614-332-0198

7 – CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: March Madness & Extreme Biker Makeover at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, 9am-5pm, w/ hrly $100 gift card giveaway & helmet drawing! Info: 330-535-9900

7 – TARENTUM, PA: March Madness Party at Gatto Cycles, 139 E 6th Ave, 11am-3pm, w/ contests, raffle, specials & more fun! Info: 724-224-0500

7 – CLEVELAND, OH: Lunch & Learn at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 14450 Lorain Ave, 1pm, New Harley-Davidson products showcase & free lunch! RSVP/Info: 216-252-3111

7 – INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Riding Gear Essentials Workshop at Indy Southside H-D, 4930 Southport Crossing Pl, 10-11am, Free seminar on latest products & technologies! RSVP: 855-640-1893

7 – JEROMESVILLE, OH: DJ Jess Party at J-Ville Pub, 8 West Main St, 9pm-1am, good times w/ good friends! Info: 419-368-3184

7 – BOWLING GREEN, KY: Bike Wash Surface Care Workshop at H-D of Bowling Green, 251 Cumberland Trace Rd, 11am-noon, keep your motorcycle looking great! Info: 270-846-4488

MARCH 8 – USA: Daylight Savings Time Begins so spring forward!

8 – PRINCETON, IL: Walneck’s Motorcycle Swap Meet at Bureau Co Fairgrounds, 811 W Peru St (I-80 exit 45), 8am-3pm, $6 ea, U-14 free, free pkg, indoors, lots of all brands parts, accessories, vendors & fun! Info: 630-985-2097

13 – BELMONT, OH: St Patrick’s Day Party at Valley H-D Shop, 41255 Reco Rd, 6-8pm, join us in your green, w/ free food , music, LED workshop, kid’s activities & more fun! Info: 740-695-9591

13 – WHEELING, WV: St Patty’s Day Party at Valley H-D, 1034 Bethlehem Blvd, 6-8pm, everybody is Irish, w/ free food, music, LED lighting workshop, drinks & more! Info: 304-243-9300

14 – AVON, OH: St Patty’s Day Party at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd (Rt 611 & I-90), 10am-5pm, w/ live music, corned beef/cabbage, cold Irish cheer & green fun! Info: 440-934-5000

14 – INDIANAPOLIS, IN: St Patty’s Day Party at H-D of Indianapolis, 4146 E 96th St, 9am-5pm, go green & go happy! Info: 317-815-1800

14 – TAYLOR, MI: St Patrick’s Day Party at Biker Bob’s H-D, 14100 Telegraph Rd, 11am-4pm, w/ food, live music, Pot of Gold & more green fun! RSVP by 3/13: 734-947-4647

14 – BEDFORD HTS, OH: St Patty’s Day Celebration & Tattoo Contest at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, 9am-6pm, let’s celebrate, enjoy our Diner corned beef special, pick from our Pot of Gold & enter our tattoo contests! Info: 440-439-5300

14 – ALEXANDRIA, KY: Twisted Cruzers St Patrick’s Day Party at Knights of Columbus, 11186 S Licking Pike, 6pm-12am, $20 ea, benefits Backpack for Kids program, w/ dinner, live music, costume contest, 50/50, silent auction & much more fun! Info: twistedcruzer1@gmail.com

14 – SANDUSKY, OH: Annual Polar Bear Ride at Mad River H-D, 5316 Milan Rd, Reg 9-11am w/ free pancake breakfast, 1st Ride of the Year to Margaritaville for lunch & live music, ends at dealership w/ March Madness Giveaway! Info: 419-502-2244

14 – XENIA, OH: St Pat Rocks Your Socks Off at Buckminn’s D&D Harley, 1213 Cincinnati Ave, 9am-4pm, w/ festive treats, new product demos & Pot of Harley Gold specials! Info: 937-376-3344

14 – CLEVELAND, OH: St Paddy’s Day Pot O’Gold at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 14550 Lorain Ave, try our Pot O’Gold for up to $100 off your purchase, w/ corned beef all day! Info: 216-252-3111

14 – LEXINGTON, KY: St Patrick’s Day Parade Ride at Man O’War H-D, 2073 Bryant Rd, 9am-2pm, w/ costume contest, breakfast 9-11am, ride downtown 11:30 & parade at 1pm. RSVP: 859-253-2461

14 – KOKOMO, IN: St Patrick’s Day Celebration at H-D of Kokomo, SR 931 S, 10am-5pm, you won’t want to miss this! Info: 765-864-9999

14 – CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: Black & Green Event at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, 9am-5pm, w/ Free noon LED workshop & lunch, win new boots & more fun! Info: 330-535-9900

14 – BEAVER FALLS, PA: St Patrick’s Day Party at McMahon’s Cycle Sales, 613 7th Ave, w/ Irish music, corned beef & cabbage, green beer & more fun! Info: 724-846-6251

14 – CINCINNATI, OH: Fire & Iron Station 56 Kilts & Colors St Patrick’s Day Dance at Lakeridge Hall, 7210 Pippin Rd, 7-11pm, $20 ea incl beer & appetizers, w/ DJ & dancing, raffles, door prizes, 50/50 & more fun! Info: hotdogstation56@gmail.com

14 – MEDINA, OH: St Patty’s Day Feast at Century H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, 11:30am, Free lunch til gone! Info: 330-721-1702

14 – WASHINGTON, PA: St Patty’s Poker at Steel City H-D, 1375 Washington Rd, noon, 21+ to play free in-house Poker hand, prizes, live piper & flautist, Green ale & popcorn. Info: 724-225-7020

14 – LOUISVILLE, KY: Customer Appreciation & “Jack Our Hog” Giveaway at H-D of Louisville, 1700 Arthur St, 9am-2pm, enter to win a pre-owned 883L, case of H-D synthetic oil or a Dunlop tire! Info: 502-634-1340

14 – INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Monster Energy Supercross at Lucas Oil Stadium, 500 S Capitol Ave, doors open 12:30pm, main event 7pm, $15 & up. Info: www.supercrosslive.com

14 – WATERFORD, MI: Spring Kick Start Party at ABC Harley, 4405 Highland Rd, 11am-3pm, w/ free food, contests, chance to win 2015 Harley & more! Info: 248-674-3175

14 – PLAIN CITY, OH: Spring Open House at C&A Harley, 7610 Commerce Place, w/ Riding Gear & Ready To Ride workshops! Info: 614-764-2453

14 – BUTLER, PA: ABATE of PA, Butler Co 7th Annual Swap Meet at East Butler Fire Hall, 808 Grant St, 8am-3pm, $5 ea, w/ parts & fun! Info: 724-748-4133

14 – BLOOMINGTON, IN: Motorcycle Touring Workshop at H-D of Bloomington, 522 W Gourley Pike, 11am-noon, everything you need to know to get ready for riding season! Info: 812-333-8300

14 – DIMONDALE, MI: 3rd Annual Soup Cook-off at Capitol H-D, 9550 Woodlane Dr, 11am-2pm, enter your favorite soup recipe to win trophy & bragging rights, $5 to taste! Info: 517-646-2345

14 – EVANSVILLE, IN: ABATE R-8 Leather & Lingerie at VFW Post 2953, 1800 Pollock Ave, 7pm, $10 mem/ $15 non, 21+ only, w/ fashion show, silent auction, prizes & more fun! Info: 812-449-9160

14 – MASSILLON, OH: Abate R-8 Spring Fling at Miller’s Tavern, 1531 Amherst Rd NE, $5 ea, dinner 8pm, covered dishes appreciated, w/ live music & fun! Info: 740-269-1213

14 – INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Women’s Garage Party at Indy Southside H-D, 4930 Southport Crossing Pl, 5:30pm, demos on motorcycling basics, w/ dinner, raffles, door prizes & fun! RSVP: 317-885-5180

15 – BRILLIANT, OH: ABATE R-1 25th Annual Motorcycle Swap Meet at Extreme Honda-Polaris-Kawasaki, 198 Penn St, opens 9am, $6 adult, U-16 free, w/ bike parts, accessories, apparel, leather, drawings, door prizes, raffle, food & much more! Info: 740-219-2716

15 – CLEVELAND, OH: St Patrick’s Day Party at Smedley’s Bar & Grill, 17004 Lorain Ave, get your Irish on w/ corned beef specials, the Cleveland Pipe & drums, live music & tons of fun! Info: 216-941-0124

15 – WEST MIFFLIN, PA: St Patrick’s Day Event at Hot Metal H-D, 1122 Lebanon Rd, 9am-5pm, wear your green & stop in for plenty of food/drinks, kid’s activities, prizes & more! Info: 412-464-9453

17 – WILLOUGHBY HILLS, OH: St Patrick’s Day at American Heritage Motorcycles, 2821 Bishop Rd, stop in & get lucky! Info: 440-943-3400

17 – JEROMESVILLE, OH: St Patty’s Day Party at J-Ville Pub, 8 West Main St, 9pm-1am, w/ live music & green fun!! Info: 419-368-3184

17 – CORTLAND, OH: St Patrick’s Day at Warren H-D, 2102 Elm Rd NE, stop in wearing green & receive 100 points! Info: 330-395-4700

20-22 – CLEVELAND, OH: 49th Annual Piston Powered Auto-Rama at I-X Center, One I-X Center Dr by Airport, opens 3pm Fri, 10am Sat/Sun, $18 adults, $6 kids (7-12), U-6 free, 1 million sq. ft Mega Show of everything engine, outstanding motorcycle show w/ custom bikes, classic cars, monster trucks, boats & vintage planes, legendary builders, parts swap meet & much more! Info: 216-265-2663 or www.ixpistonpoweredautorama.com

20-21 – ZANESVILLE, OH: Spring Open House at Fink’s H-D, 2650 Maysville Pike, kcik off the ridin’ season w/ fun! Info: 740-454-0010

21-22 – MT CLEMENS, MI: 8th Annual Custom Motorcycle Show & Expo at Gibraltar Trade Center, 237 N River Rd, opens 10am, $7 adult, free U-12, w/ radical custom bikes, cash prizes, parts, accessories & more! Info: 586-465-6440

21 – ZANESVILLE, OH: ABATE R-2 Benefit Dance at VFW Post 1058, 1318 Putnam Ave, 6pm, $5 ea, all welcome, w/ free food, cash bar, live music, silent auction & more fun! Info: 614-984-1062

21 – BEDFORD HTS, OH: Cabin Fever Cook Out at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, 10am-4pm, shake off the chill w/ friends & lots of warm fun! Info: 440-439-5300

21 – GOWANDA, NY: Spring Open House at Gowanda H-D, 2535 Gowanda Zoar Rd, get going w/ last minute services, contests, jumpstart & planning riding adventures! Info: 716-532-4584

21 – FLINT, MI: Bikin’ For Burns Fun-Raiser for Fire Prevention Programs at B’s Bowling Center, 750 S Center Rd, check in 8:45pm, $20 ea incl 2 games, shoes, pizza & pitcher of beer! Reg/Info: 810-342-8960

21 – SHARON, PA: Men’s Motorcycle Mayhem at Thunder H-D, 1344 E State St, 5-8pm, men’s night out w/ contests, live music, raffle, parts & accessories! Info: 724-981-7282

21 – MANTUA, OH: Spring Open House at Carlton H-D, 11771 SR 44, 9am-5pm, free food, find the hidden ducks for gift cards, specials on apparel, jewelry, home décor & more! Info: 330-274-3141

21 – DETROIT, MI: Monster Energy AMA Supercross at Ford Field, 2000 Brush St, main event 6:30pm. Info: www.supercrosslive.com

21 – BOWLING GREEN, KY: WGGC Kenny Chesney Ticket Giveaway at H-D of Bowling Green, 251 Cumberland Trace Rd, 12-2pm, party & register to win Kenny Chesney tix! Info: 270-846-4488

21 – MONROEVILLE, OH: St Patty’s Bash at Roeder Racing, 3684 US Hwy 20 W, 11am-4pm, w/ lunch til gone, $100 gift card drawing, all leather sale & much more! Info: 419-465-2247

21 – OAKLAND CITY, IN: ABATE R-13 Arm Wrestling Championship & Region Awards Banquet at American Legion, 211 E Washington St, 5pm, $5 members, $7 non, $5 arm wrestling entry fee, w/ food, cash bar, games, great prizes & more fun! Info: 812-618-5305

21 – GREENSBURG, PA: Rides of March Celebration at Z&M Cycle Sales, 6130 Rt 30, 9:30am-3pm, come for the fun! Info: 877-230-1350

21 – LOUISVILLE, KY: July Picnic in March at H-D of Louisville, 1700 Arthur St, 11am-3pm, Rain, shine, sleet or snow, we are cooking out w/ Free burgers, hotdogs & drinks! Info: 502-634-1340

21 – CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: Make-A-Wish Kick-Off & Extreme Biker Makeover at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, 9am-5pm, w/ latest & greatest Harley products demo & lunch, enter to win riding jacket. RSVP/ Info: 330-535-9900

21 – MEDINA, OH: Mac & Cheese Cook Off at Century H-D, 3053 Eastpointe Dr, bring your Best mac-n-cheese in a heated container by 11:30! Judging at noon w/ top 3 prizes! Info: 330-721-1702

22 & 28 – MORGANTOWN, WV: Easter Bunny at Triple S Harley, 7300 Willie G Ave, 11am-4pm, 1st photo $10, $5 addl, all welcome, even pets, for pics w/ Bunny on a Harley! Info: 304-284-8244

22 – BROOKFIELD, OH: 23rd Annual Spring Bikers Ball Swap Meet at Yankee Lake Ballroom, 1814 SR 7 NE, 10am, $5 ea, Old Skool w/ antique, new/used parts, all brands. Info: 330-448-2074

22 – ROCHESTER, IN: 5th Annual ABATE R-1 Fulton Co Shoot In Pool Tournament at American Legion, 611 Main St, Reg 11am, $10 entry incl meal, $5 meal only, 18+ only, open to all, w/food & prizes! Info: 574-933-3478

24 – BELMONT, OH: Blood Drive at Valley Harley Shop, 41255 Reco Rd, 12-5:30pm, Give the gift of life! RSVP/ Info: 740-695-9591

25 – WASHINGTON, PA: Men’s Night Out at Steel City H-D, 1375 Washington Rd, 6-8pm, enjoy a night of whiskey tasting, cigars, knives, bikes, babes & prizes! RSVP: 724-225-7020

25 – N TONAWANDA, NY: Women’s Garage Party at American H-D, 1149 Erie Ave, 7-9:30pm, Ladies, discover the freedom of riding your own Harley! RSVP/ Info: 716-692-7200 x110

26 – DAYTON, OH: Birthday Bash at Buckeye H-D, 7220 N Dixie Dr, 6-8pm. Info: 937-898-8084

26 – INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Ladies Only Garage Party at H-D of Indy, 4146 E 96th St, 6-8pm, w/ tips on motorcycle basics & how to personalize your bike! RSVP & Info: 317-815-1800

27-29 – NAPOLEON, OH: 53rd Annual Hogs & Dogs at Napoleon H-D, 862 American Rd, w/ live music, hot dogs, beer & more warm fun! Info: 419-592-7123

27-28 – MT STERLING, OH: 2015 ABATE of OH State Seminar & Awards Banquet at Deer Creek Lodge, 22300 State Park Rd #20 (800-282-7275 for special rates), Pre-Reg $25 MRO mem/$35 non, +$5 after 3/23, incl Fri Meet‘N’Greet & Games, Sat all day seminar, w/ speakers, banquet, auction, fun & more on motorcycling rights! Info: 800-25-BIKER or www.ABATE.com

27 – WHEELING, WV: Central Blood Bank Blood Drive at Valley H-D, 1034 Bethlehem Blvd, 1-6pm, Support those you love when they need it most! RSVP/ Info: 304-243-9300

27 – AVON, OH: Fish Fry at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd (Rt 611 & I-90), 6-9pm, $20 ea, delicious perch or walleye dinner, celebrate Spring w/ live music, lots of food/drink & warm fun! Tix limited/ Info: 440-934-5000

28 – SEYMOUR, IN: ABATE R-7 37th Annual Swap Meet & Bike Show at Nat’l Guard Armory, 1925 1st Ave (Freeman Field), 8:30am-4pm, $5 ea, open to all. Info: Show 812-767-2182, Swap 614-2979

28 – SANDUSKY, OH: Beach Bash at Mad River H-D, 5316 Milan Rd. Info: 419-502-2244

28 – SHARON, PA: Workshops at Thunder H-D, 1344 E State St, Heated Gear Workshop 11am-1pm; LED Lighting Workshop 1-3pm, everything you ever needed to know! Info: 724-981-7282

28 – CLEVELAND, OH: HOG vs Dealer Soup Showdown at Rock-N-Roll City H-D, 14550 Lorain Ave, $5 donation to taste test, watch our HOG chapter & dealership staff battle it out for a chance to be called Soup Master! Info: 2126-252-3111

28 – PADUCAH, KY: Blessing of the Bikes at Four Rivers H-D, 3005 Old Husbands Rd, start the season off right! Info: 800-790-5636

28 – WATERFORD, MI: Bacon & Bikes at ABC Harley, 4405 Highland Rd, 11am-3pm, w/ free bacon breakfast, door prizes & more fun! Info: 248-674-3175

28 – INDIANAPOLIS, IN: HOG Chili Cook-Off at H-D of Indianapolis, 4146 E 96th St, 11am-1:30pm, enter by noon, $100 gift card top prize! Info: 317-815-1800

28 – CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH: Extreme Biker Makeover at Rubber City H-D, 1120 Main St, 9am-5pm, w/ heated gear demos 11am & 1pm, chance to win all 3 prizes:helmet, boots & riding jacket! Info: 330-535-9900

28 – GREENWOOD, IN: ABATE R-11 20th Anniversary Golden Oldies Sock Hop at American Legion, 334 US 31, 6pm-12am, $15 solo/$25 cpl, 18+ only, all welcome, w/ DJ &dancing, munchies, cash bar, games, contests & a great time! Info: 317-496-7298/457-2513

28 – UPPER SANDUSKY, OH: Hillbilly Backwoods Hog Roast at Thiel’s Wheels, 350 Tarhe Trail, 10am-4pm, w/ hog roast & more fun! Info: 419-294-4951

28 – WYANDOTTE, MI: ABATE R-15 Bowling for Motorcycle Rights at Biddle Bowl, 708 Biddle Ave, Reg 7pm, $15 bowler/ $8 non, w/ food, awards, raffles & fun! Info: 313-613-4703

28 – BLOOMINGTON, IN: Infotainment Clinic at H-D of Bloomington, 522 W Gourley Pike, 11am-noon, learn about BOOM Audio system for your bike! Info: 812-333-8300

28 – XENIA, OH: Spring Cleaning Event at Buckminn’s D&D Harley, 1213 Cincinnati Ave, 9am-4pm, deals that don’t last, so get here early, once they’re gone they’re gone. Info: 937-376-3344

28 – WARREN, OH: Lecture Series “Importing & Exporting Motorcycles & Parts” at Packard Museum, 1899 Mahoning Ave, 11am, free w/ pd museum admission. Info: 330-394-1899

29 – ELKHART, IN: 9th Annual Open House at Hoosier H-D, 720 W Bristol St. Info: 574-262-2735

29 – ST CHARLES, IL: Walneck’s Motorcycle Swap Meet at Kane Co Fairgrounds, 525 S Randall Rd, 8am-3pm, $7 adult, U-15 free, vendors $40, free pkg, indoors w/ lots of parts for all brands, accessories, free bike corral, vendors & much more fun! Info: 630-985-2097

29 – BELMONT, OH: Pictures w/ The Easter Bunny at Valley H-D, 41255 Reco Rd, 12-3pm, Calling all kids, come out & get a photo w/ the Easter Bunny, crafts & coloring too! Info: 888-697-2710

29 – RILEY, IN: ABATE R-12 Easter Egg Hunt at Riley VFW, 8170 SR 159, 1:30pm, all welcome, donations accepted, kids U-12 w/ adult, family fun w/ food & drink avail, Easter Bunny, ABATE’s Kid’s Motorcycle Adventure & more fun! Info: 812-877-1676

APRIL 2015

APRIL – OHIO-PENNSYLVANIA-KENTUCKY-WEST VIRGINIA: It’s the start of Bike Nights at all the Quaker Steak & Lubes in our fine region! Find your local one at www.The Lube.com

2-4 – MANSFIELD, OH: Spring Open House at Hale’s H-D, 1400 Harrington Memorial (Airport) Rd, specials & fun all 3 days, w/ SAT all day event w/ Battle of the Bikers 2015 blood drive (8am-2pm) w/ five fast blood mobiles, donate to get Free shirt & $10 gift card!, plus 7th Annual Chili Cook-off, Free to enter (9-11am) or eat w/ almost $300 in gift card prizes, & demo rides (weather permitting)! Info: 419-522-8602

4 – BEDFORD HTS, OH: Easter Egg-travaganza at South East H-D, 23105 Aurora Rd, 9am-5pm, bring the kids to get photos w/ Easter Bunny 10am-4pm, specials, fun & more! Info: 440-439-5300

4 – AVON, OH: Brunch w/ the Easter Bunny at Lake Erie H-D, 38401 Chester Rd (Rt 611 & I-90), 10am-4pm, w/ Easter Bunny pics, food/drinks & kid’s activities! Info: 440-934-5000

4 – BLOOMFIELD, IN: 8th Annual Polar Bear Ride at American Legion 196, 125 S Washington St, Reg 10am, $15 solo/$20 cpl incl patch, w/ meal & drawing. Info:www.orgsites.com/in/alr-post-196

4 – PERRYOPOLIS, PA: Motorcycle Swap Meet at Auto Auction Bldg, 3447 Pittsburgh Rd, opens 9am, $6 adults, U-16 free, lots of vendors, parts, apparel & more! Info: 724-309-1082

4 – WHEELING, WV: Easter Bunny at Valley H-D, 1034 E Bethlehem Blvd, 12-3pm, Calling all kids, w/ Free Easter Bunny photos, coloring pages, crafts & snacks! Info: 304-243-9300

4 – FAIRFIELD, OH: Easter Party at Tri-County H-D, 5960 Dixie Hwy, 10-4. Info: 513-874-4343