RENO/SPARKS/VIRGINIA CITY, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Street Vibrations Fall Rally will now happen in multiple venues in several cities.
Hundreds of motorcycle enthusiasts have already registered for Street Vibrations Fall Rally featuring music, metal and motorcycles Sept. 19-23 in and around Reno, Sparks and Virginia City, Nevada. Thousands of additional motorcycle riders will join registered participants for the 18th annual Street Vibrations Fall Rally, now the fourth largest motorcycle event in the nation.
The event features live entertainment, death defying motorcycle stunt shows, America’s Finest Custom Bike Builder’s Expo, factory trucks, a Tattoo Expo, great food, motorcycle vendors, bike games, a Miss Street Vibrations Bikini Contest, arm wrestling competitions and ride-in shows in downtown Reno, in Sparks at John Ascuaga’s Nugget, in Virginia City and Lake Tahoe.
Street Vibrations Fall Rally is a “No Colors” event this year and will be going forward. Bikers can be recognized by their “colors,” the vests or jackets they wear. The backs of their vests or jackets often display patches, which identify the clubs to which they belong.
Sponsor hotel casinos within each venue will post “No Colors” and enforce a code of conduct on their private property. Colors are defined as outlaw motorcycle clubs bearing 3 & 4 patch insignias on their outerwear. This code of conduct enforcement will also apply to soft colors (hats, bandanas, shoelaces and t-shirts).
Street Vibrations Fall Rally is free to the public. Motorcycle VIP participants pay a $70 fee and receive; a five day premium parking pass, an official event participant T-Shirt, an official event participant ride pin, three VIP parties and concerts and they can participate in bike games, poker runs and walks and Ride-In Shows.
John Stotts exhibits unbelievable speed and controlled balance in his Globe of Death. Catch his shows in downtown Reno starting Thurs., Sept. 20 at 3:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. and on Fri., Sept 21 and Sat. Sept. 22 at 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Movie stuntman and motorcycle dare devil Monte Perlin will have his Globe-O-Cross in Chrome Alley’s Vendor Village at John Ascuaga’s Nugget in Sparks. Watch his stunt show Thurs., Sept. 20 at 4 p.m. Catch his break-neck speeds inside a giant steel ball on Fri., Sept. 21 at 5:30 p.m. and on Sat., Sept. 22 at 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Official Street Vibrations concerts on Friday, Sept. 21 at The Knitting Factory, 211 N. Virginia Street in Reno, will feature George Thorogood at 8 p.m. and Buckcherry at 8:30 p.m.
Saturday night, Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. Crosby, Stills & Nash will perform at the Reno Events Center in Downtown Reno.
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Ride-in Shows at Street Vibrations allow participants to showcase their bikes. They also provide motorcycle enthusiasts with a chance to check out the artwork, chrome and customization on some of the finest bikes in the West.
Street Vibrations Fall Rally event activities will take place in venues at John Ascuaga’s Nugget in Sparks, downtown Reno’s Eldorado Special Events Plaza, the Silver Legacy’s Silver Baron Room and Rum Bullions, Harrah’s Outdoor Plaza, the Reno Ballroom, the Reno Events Center, the Sands Regency and in Virginia City. Chester’s Reno Harley-Davidson is an official Street Vibrations Fall Rally Venue and the Market Street dealership will be hopping throughout the weekend with live entertainment and great deals.
While Vendor Villages in Reno, Sparks and Virginia City will provide non-stop entertainment with bands and groups for everyone to enjoy, registered motorcycle participants will take part in “poker runs” showcasing scenic rides in and around Reno, Sparks, Virginia City and Lake Tahoe. At each poker run stop, participants draw a card and try to compile the best poker hand to claim prizes.
To see a complete Street Vibrations Fall Rally schedule and a detailed program visit www.roadshowsreno.com