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2019

Date

City

Event

May 4
Buffalo
ABATE of Buffalo / Erie - 29th Annual Safety & Awareness Ride
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 10 AM – 12 PM
Downtown Buffalo Rath Building
EVERYONE IS WELCOME! It is also International Female Ride Day! Help support your RIGHT TO RIDE and have a great time with American Bikers Aimed Toward Education - Dedicated to Freedom of The Road. FREE RUN! Assemble 10AM to Noon at The Rath Building, Downtown Buffalo, New York! Come and listen to our leaders speak on MC Safety. Help raise awareness of motorcycles on our roads again. Support an organization that supports motorcyclist rights! Parade style, police-escorted ride will follow the guest speakers. MC Safety and Awareness is paramount to all that ride for today. Ride for tomorrow. More info at Cyberspokes.com. The main purpose of the ABATE organization is to work toward continued freedom of the road by insuring that motorcyclists' point of view is presented to our legislators and to promote motorcycle safety, rider education, and awareness. You do not have to ride or be a member. Phone 716-335-6613.
Visit ABATE of Buffalo / Erie at https://www.facebook.com/BuffaloErieAbate/

May 4
Broadalbin
Post 337 Legion Riders and VFW Post 8690 Pig Roast and Ride
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 10 AM – 8 PM
John A Baird VFW Post
19 Pine St, Broadalbin, New York 12025
To Benefit Veterans Charities.
Pig Roast and Entertainment @ VFW Post 8690 Rt 29 Broadalbin.
Ride registration 10-noon @ American Legion Post 337 N. Main St. Broadalbin.
KSU @ Noon
Price: $20.00 per person, $30.00 per couple.
YOU DON'T HAVE TO RIDE TO ATTEND PIG ROAST AND ENJOY THE ENTERTAINMENT
Pre sale tickets will be available AT American Legion Post 337 and VFW Post 8690.
https://www.facebook.com/events/581836465637415/
May 4
Fort Ann
Suicide Prevention Ride
Hosted by Crazytrain Ridersclub
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 12 PM
Boar's Nest
1263 Patten Mills Rd, Fort Ann, New York 12827
Please join CTRC for our annual suicide prevention ride.  All proceeds fund the CTRC team for the walk for RITA , our local suicide prevention walk. KSU at noon
$20pp  $30pc  $10 meal only around 4pm.
We'll have raffles,  50/50, live music,  vendors,  and much more.
Kid friendly!
https://www.facebook.com/events/2208407972760000/
May 5
Syracuse
ABATE of Onondaga - 36t Annual Bike Blessing
Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM
St Daniel's Church
3004 Court St, Syracuse, New York 13208
Visit ABATE of Onondaga on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100010622536686&fref=ts
May 18
Albany
8th Annual Fallen Officers Memorial Ride
Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10 AM – 12 PM
Spitzies Motorcycle Center
1970 Central Ave, Albany, New York 12205
It's a gorgeous 75-mile ride through five (5) counties that is open to ALL riders!  This year, we honor NYS Trooper Michael Anson and NYS Sgt. Charles (Charlie) Salaway.  Registration begins at 10am and kickstands are up at 12noon!
https://www.facebook.com/events/360640658109551/
May 19
Albany
ABATE of New York - Meet and Greet
ABATE of New York Invites you to a Meet and Greet on Sunday, May 19th for a little fun before the Freedom Rally. There will be music and yummy food in the ballroom with a cash bar 6 pm to 9 pm.
Best Western 200 Wolf Rd. Albany, NY 12205
If you are from out of town and need reservations to stay at The Best Western The special rate is $90 for Sunday, May 19th. (518) 458-1000 There is a pool and continental breakfast Please make reservations by May 10th.
May 20
Albany
ABATE of New York - 31st Annual Freedom Rally
Starts at TAFT Furniture, 1960 Central Avenue, Colonie, NY
Registration 9AM - 11AM.  Kickstands Up at 11:30AM

June 1
Auburn
ABATE of Cayuga - 2nd Annual Charitable Ride
To benefit Veterans Emergency Relief Fund.
Saturday June 1st 2019 @ VFW Post 1975 44 E Genesee St  Auburn , NY.
Open to Public
Registration @ 11:00 am   KSU @ 12 Noon
BBQ hosted by the VFW to follow after the ride.
BBQ and Live Music from 2pm to 5pm
Presale tickets 15.00 each . After May13th tickets increase to 20.00
DOOR PRIZES / BASKETS / Raffles
To purchase a ticket Contact : Donald " Duffy" Sweeny 315-515-8938
                                            Colleen Warter  315-567-5003
                                            Bobbie Decker  315-237-8116
Tickets may also be purchase at Cayuga Abate meeting , second Tuesday of each month @ VFW ,E Genesee St. Auburn , NY. 7:00 PM.
Visit ABATE of Cayuga at https://www.facebook.com/pg/Cayugaabate/events/?ref=page_internal
June 2

ABATE of Buffalo / Erie -  20th Annual C.O.P.S. Ride
Visit ABATE of Buffalo / Erie at https://www.facebook.com/BuffaloErieAbate/
June 3 - 8
Lake George
Americade
Since 1983, the scenic Lake George area has hosted Americade, the world's largest multi-brand motorcycle touring rally
Americade Headquarters:
Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center
50 Canada Street, Lake George NY 12845
Phone 518-798-7888
email: info@americade.com
Website: https://americade.com
June 7 - 9
Monticello
1st Annual We Have Your 6 - Biker & Band Bash
At Holiday Mountain Ski & Fun Park
Is hosting an old school bike rally at Holiday Mountain in Monticello, NY.
Join us for an incredible weekend of BIKES, RACES, AND ROCK n ROLL to benefit Veterans with PTSD!  ​
 - June 7th – June 9th ($20.00 per day)
 - Over 20 bands will be playing all day Friday & Saturday,
 - No entry fee bike show & bike challenges with CASH prizes
 - Pig Roast, Vendors, raffles, 50/50
 - Resort Amenities:
    2 bars & 2 cafeterias at the top & bottom of the resort (ski lift runs all weekend)​
    Swimming pool, arcade, bumper cars & boats for the kids, or the kid in you!
Website
June 9
Utica
2019 Vision Ride
Harley-Davidson of Utica
4870 Commercial Dr, New York Mills, NY 13417
The 2nd annual Vision Ride presented by Harley-Davidson of Utica will be taking place on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
The ride will leave Harley-Davidson of Utica and end at Hart's Hill Inn in Whitesboro. There will be one stop along the route.
The ride will end at CABVI’s 5th Annual Classic Car Show at Hart’s Hill Inn. We have a wide array of cars that will be on display from classic to muscle cars.
Registration starts at noon. Kickstands up at 1 pm.
$20 per rider | $25 with passenger. A meal is included at the end of the ride.
All proceeds will benefit the Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired and will go towards continuing to provide services for individuals who are blind, visually impaired, or are experiencing some kind of vision troubles.
See more information at Facebook
Call Allison Kollar at 315-797-2233 ext. 1318

June 21 - 23
Alexandria  Bay
13th Annual Thousand Islands River Run Bike Rally
June 21, 2019 at 12 PM – June 23, 2019 at 3 PM
Motorcycle Rally held in Alex Bay NY in June of 2019. Visit our website for more information and updates. https://www.tiriverrun.com
June 22
Johnstown
PTRC K-9 Ride
Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 11 AM
Pine Tree Rifle Club
419 Johnson Ave, Johnstown, New York 12095
https://www.facebook.com/events/763844730635065/
June 30
Warners
1st Annual Teal There's a Cure Motorcycle Run
Registration will be from 9:30am - 11:00am at 315 Brewing Company
3160 Warners Road Warners, NY 13164
Kick stands up at 11:30am.  Arrival at 315 Brewing Company around 12:30pm
The run's total length will be 55 miles on country roads, it will be a guided run lead by Onondaga ABATE. T shirts will be handed out at the time of check in or registration.
Day of registrations are CASH or CHECK only. Day of registrations will not be guaranteed a T shirt due to demand, we will order extra and try to accomodate the day of registers. If you register day of you may not be able to get a shirt in your size due to demand. Pre Registration gaurantees you a shirt in your size that you have ordered either at check in or at 315 Brewing company.
All registration forms MUST SIGN a waiver to Ride or be a passenger. We will make every effort to make this a safe run.
This is a rain or shine event, if you do pre register and do not ride please pick up your shirt at 315 Brewing company and grab your BBQ chicken dinner by Rodfather's BBQ. Enjoy the Cali County Line with Steven Cali and the farm view of the venue.
We will have 50/50 drawings and basket raffles (Cash only).
Donations of $25.00 included the run, T shirt, BBQ chicken dinner, a water, and Drink Specials(21 years or older).
(We do not support drinking and driving/riding be responsible when enjoying the event.)
https://keithnkellyfitzger.wixsite.com/website
July 6
Troy
11th Annual Tri-State Poker Run
Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 10 AM – 7 PM
Veterans of Lansingburgh Inc. 777 1st Ave, Troy, NY 12180
The 11th running of the Tri-State Poker Run to benefit local Veteran causes hosted by the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association NY Chapter 19-1.
https://www.facebook.com/events/564387627394444/
July 7

ABATE of Buffalo / Erie -  31st Annual Mystery Ride
Visit ABATE of Buffalo / Erie at https://www.facebook.com/BuffaloErieAbate/
July 7 - 9
Monticello
Holiday Mountain Weekend Biker & Band Bash
Holiday Mountain Ski & Fun Park
99 Holiday Mountain Rd, Monticello, New York 12701
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR JUNE 7, 8, & 9  and get ready for THE event of the Summer with an incredible weekend of BIKES, CARS, AND ROCK n ROLL!  All to benefit the "WE HAVE YOUR 6" organization that helps veterans with PTSD!  All proceeds go directly to the cause!    Be sure to RSVP that you're "interested" on this invite so you get all information leading up to the event!! 
**THOSE THAT PRE-REGISTER WILL BE ABLE TO SET UP CAMP ON THURSDAY, JUNE 6**
https://www.facebook.com/events/747032502312661/
July 13
Seneca Falls
3rd Annual Ride Against Abuse
95 Ovid St, Seneca Falls, New York 13148
Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 10 AM – 9 PM
*EVENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE ALL CAR AND MOTORCYCLE ENTHUSIASTS TO ATTEND*
Food - Music - 50/50 - Raffles - Fun
Registration will begin at 10:00am at the SMS Lodge (95 Ovid St. Seneca Falls, NY 13148) and will leave at 11:45am. Ride will travel around Seneca Lake to 4 planned stops. Riders and passengers will play 3's for a chance to win a small prize at each stop. Upon return to the SMS we will draw the winner of the 50/50 as well as the winners of all our raffle items.
*ALL PROCEEDS DONATED TO THE CHILD ADVOCACY CENTER OF THE FINGER LAKES*
Facebook
July 13
Altamont
Creto's Memorial Ride 2019
Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 9 AM – 5 PM
American Legion Riders post #977
988 Altamont Blvd, Altamont, New York 12009
A day of Remembrance for ALL our Fallen Brothers & Sisters.
https://www.facebook.com/events/331707950772731/
July 13
Owego
11th Annual Vietnam Veterans Memorial Highway of Valor Tribute Ride
Ride forms up at the Owego Free Academy in Owego, NY, and departs at 11 am North on State Route 38 for the 100 mile ride. The first stop is in Groton, NY for food and gas before departing at 1 pm again North on Route 38, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Highway of Valor. The ride ends at the American Legion in Hannibal, NY.. Ride is free and open to the public. For more Info: Call Harvey @ (607) 898-3507 OR Dan @ (607) 229-8153.
2019 Tribute Ride Flyer
July 20
Ticonderoga
12th Annual Ghost Ride 2019
Hosted by CVMA Chapter 19-3 "The Ghost Chapter"
Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 8 AM – 11 PM
Fort Ticonderoga VFW Post 146
P O Box 428 12 Shore Airport Rd, Ticonderoga, New York 12883
Proceeds to Benefit Essex, Clinton, and Franklin County Veteran Organizations. Ride Cost - $20 per bike (includes meal). An extra $5 if passenger wishes a meal.    
Rally Point: Ticonderoga Elks Club, 5 Tower Ave., Ticonderoga, NY. Registration begins at 8:00 am. Kick Stands Up at 10:30 am.
Raymond “Buzz” Wright Memorial Wreath Laying Ceremony followed by a Spectacular Ride thru the Adirondacks with BBQ/Raffle after the ride at Ticonderoga VFW. BBQ/$10 for non-ride participants. *Friday Night Pig Roast at VFW! (Donations Only)
https://www.facebook.com/events/754330724940336/
July 28
Seneca Falls
Upstate Baggers 3rd Annual Bike Show
Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148
Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 9 AM – 3 PM
CLASSIC CAR AND BIKE SHOW BEAUTIFUL DOWNTOWN SENECA FALLS
FOOD - MUSIC - 50/50 - FUN FOR THE FAMILY
*THERE IS NO CAR OR BIKE REGISTRATION FEE*
This years bike awards will go to the following:
Best in Show
Peoples Choice
Best American
Best Metric
Facebook
August 3
Richmondville
ABATE of Schoharie - Veterans Run
Registration 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. Kickstands up 11:00 a.m.
The Broken Spoke Saloon 276 Main St, Richmondville,
For more information call 518-937-1494 or
visit ABATE of Schoharie at https://www.facebook.com/SchoharieCountyAbate/
August 4
Rotterdam
PTSD Awareness Motorcycle Ride
Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 9 AM – 4 PM
Operation At Ease Inc
203 Central Ave, Rotterdam, New York 12304
Stop the Stigma PTSD Awareness Motorcycle Ride
This ride will be held in August 2019 - Definite date and more details coming soon!!
https://www.facebook.com/events/248510439437712/
August 17
Albion
5th Annual Jason Johnston Dice Run
Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10 AM – 9 PM
Albion Elks Lodge, B.P.O.E. #1006
428 W State St, Albion, New York 14411
The Albion Elks Riders #1006 are hosting our 5th Annual Jason Johnston Scholarship dice run . There will be Food and drinks available after the dice run . Shotgun Pauly band will be playing from 5pm until 9pm . This event is open to the public and all vehicle types are welcome to participate in the run.
https://www.facebook.com/events/286658142038029/
August 17
SchaghticokeCruisin for Tots Car Show
Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10 AM – 3 PM
11 Buttermilk Falls Rd, Schaghticoke, NY
This is our first car show ever to beneifit Captial Region Toys for Tots. Open to ALL -- family fun-- event. Please leave you pets home though.  50/50 - food vendors - music
https://www.facebook.com/events/164876614432660/
August 17
Mechanicville
6th Annual Frog Island Ride
Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10 AM – 8 PM
American Legion Riders Post 1644
81 East St, Mechanicville, New York 12118
Registration Starts at 9:30am and KSU at 12:00 noon.  $20.00 pp or $35.00 for a couple. 
Barbecue only is $15.00.  We will start with a 100 mile scenic ride. 
The ride will end at American Legion Post 490 in Stillwater with a Chicken BBQ, raffles, Chinese Auction, and DJ.  All proceeds are to support Veterans and Veteran Charities.  All are Welcome!
https://www.facebook.com/events/544915769325417/
August 17
Auburn
Nick's Ride for Friends
Registration 11AM  Kickstands up  at Noon.
Ride starts and ends at A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St.,Auburn, NY
Honoring the memory of Nicholas Campagnola
$20 Rider / $15 Passenger
See flyer for more information or visit www.nicksride4friends.org
August 25
Lancaster
13th Annual Rock’n Blues Motorcycle & Car Show
Sunday, August 25th, 2019, 12 PM
Bowen rd. Grove Lancaster, NY (near Broadway)
The 2019 event will donate one dollar from every admission to the Variety club of Buffalo.
One of Western New York’s premier parties, this event is all about music, good people and having a blast.  You’d have to be pretty bad off not to have a great time with all the things to see and do on this day.  From a car show with some of the areas nicest Hot Rods, Classics and Muscle Cars, to the Choppers, Customs and Baggers, everywhere you turn chrome rules the day.
For more information go to http://www.rocknbluesusa.com or see their flyer. 
September 8

ABATE of Buffalo / Erie - 29th  Annual “Toy Ride” (Cash for Bicycles)
Visit ABATE of Buffalo / Erie at https://www.facebook.com/BuffaloErieAbate/
October 5

ABATE of Buffalo / Erie - 29th Annual Fall Foliage Ride
Visit ABATE of Buffalo / Erie at https://www.facebook.com/BuffaloErieAbate/