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2018 Route

September 6th, 2018

Portland, Maine Registration

September 7th, 2018

Portland, Maine Registration, Practice Run, Tech Inspection and Banquet

September 8th, 2018

Motorcycle Cannonball Official Start

September 8th 2018

Stage #1 Portland, Maine to Keene, NH

September 9th 2018

Stage #2 Keene, NH to Binghamton, NY

September 10th 2018

Stage #3 Binghamton, NY to Jamestown, NY

September 11th 2018

Stage #4 Jamestown, NY to Bowling Green, OH

September 12th 2018

Stage #5 Bowling Green, OH to Bourbonnais, IL

September 13th 2018

Stage #6 Bourbonnais, IL to Anamosa, IA (National Motorcycle Museum)

September 14th 2018

Stage #7 Anamosa, IA to Spirit Lake, IA

September 15th 2018

Stage #8 Spirit Lake, IA to Pierre, SD

September 16th 2018

Stage #9 Pierre, SD to Sturgis, SD

September 17th 2018

Day Off Sturgis, SD

September 18th 2018

Stage #10 Sturgis, SD to Billings, MT

September 19th 2018

Stage #11 Billings, MT to Great Falls, MT

September 20th 2018

Stage #12 Great Falls, MT to Kalispell, MT

September 21st 2018

Stage #13 Kalispell, MT to Spokane Valley, WA

September 22nd 2018

Stage #14 Spokane Valley, WA to The Dalles, OR

September 23rd 2018

Stage #15 Grand Finale Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, WA

Friday, September 7

Bug Light Park

Friday September 7th, 2018 is the Official Kick Off of the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball. Known as the “Prologue,” all of the registered riders and their Pre-1929 Motorcycles they will be riding from Coast to Coast will be on display at Bug Light Park from 1:00 pm to approximately 3:00 pm. We will be taking Official photographs,...Read More

Saturday, September 8

Big Moose Harley Davidson

The Motorcycle Cannonball will be departing from Big Moose Harley-Davidson on Saturday, September 8th from Big Moose Harley-Davidson in Portland, Maine. Motorcycles and the riders will start arriving at around 7:30 AM and will be departing starting at 9:30 AM on the first leg towards Keene, NH for the first stage of the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball....Read More

Saturday, September 8

Harley Davidson Shop of Rochester

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders on Saturday September 8th at the Harley Davidson Shop of Rochester as they will be serving us lunch on the first day of our journey from coast to coast. Riders will start arriving at approximately 11:00 am and will be on display until approx 12:30 pm.

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Saturday, September 8

Best Western Plus

This is the official checkpoint for Stage 1 for the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball. You will be able to see all the riders check in at the Best Western Plus in Keene, NH.

Sunday, September 9

Hemmings Motor News

The Motorcycle Cannonball will be making an “Official Pit Stop” at the Hemmings Motor News in Bennington, VT at approximately 9:00 am to 10:30 am. See the riders as they travel from Keene, NH to Binghamton, NY on Stage 2 of the Motorcycle Cannonball.

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Sunday, September 9

DoubleTree Binghamton, NY

This is the official checkpoint for Stage 2 for the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball. You will be able to see all the riders check in and be able to get your official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise at the Double Tree Hotel in Binghamton, NY.

Monday, September 10

Arkport Motorcycles

Come See the Motorcycle Cannonball riders as we visit Arkport Cycles in Hornell, NY. At Arkport Cycles, they are one of the largest dealers in New York State for Harley-Davidson®, Honda, Suzuki, Yamaha, & Arctic Cat. Arkport Motorcycles is a family business and has been since 1972. Located at 7611 Industrial Park Road, Hornell NY. They...Read More

Monday, September 10

Jamestown Harley Davidson

The Motorcycle Cannonball will be making an Official stop in Jamestown, NY at Jamestown Harley-Davidson. We will be display for the general public to see and interact with riders from 4-6pm Jamestown Harley Davidson was Founded by David C. Reid in 1975, Harley-Davidson of Jamestown is a 36,000 sq. ft. full-service dealership serving Western NY and...Read More

Tuesday, September 11

Buffalo Wild Wings, Bowling Green, OH

This is the official checkpoint for Stage 4 for the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball. You will be able to see all the riders check in and get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise at Buffalo Wild Wings in Bowling Green, Ohio. Motorcycles and riders will be on display from approx 4:30pm to 6:00pm.

Wednesday, September 12

Kersting’s Harley Davidson, Winamac, In

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get you Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Wednesday, September 12 at Kersting’s Cycle Center and Museum In Winamac, Indiana. Kerstings is the Official Motorcycle Cannonball Lunch stop for Stage 5 of competition. Riders will start arriving at approximately 11:00 am and will be on display until approx 12:30...Read More

Wednesday, September 12

Holiday Inn Express, Bourbonnais, IL

This is the official checkpoint for Stage 5 for the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball. You will be able to see all the riders check in and be able to get your official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise at the Holiday Inn Express in Bourbonnais, IL.

Thursday, September 13

Workman Harley Davidson, Rock Falls, IL

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get you Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Thursday, September 13 at Workman Harley Davidson in Rock Falls, Illinois Workman Harley Davidson is the Official Motorcycle Cannonball Lunch stop for Stage 6 of competition. Riders will start arriving at approximately 11:00 am and will be on display until approx...Read More

Thursday, September 13

National Motorcycle Museum, Anamosa, IA

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get you Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Thursday, September 13 at the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, IA The National Motorcycle Museum is the Official Motorcycle Cannonball stop for Stage 6 of competition. Riders will start arriving at approximately 4:00 pm and will be on display until approx...Read More

Friday, September 14

Harley-Davidson of Mason City

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Friday, September 14 at Harley-Davidson of Mason City, IA which is the Official Motorcycle Cannonball Lunch stop for Stage 7 of competition. Riders will start arriving at approximately 11:00 am and will be on display until approx 12:30 pm.

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Friday, September 14

“The Indian Motorcycle Factory & Experience Center”, Spirit Lake, Iowa

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get you Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Friday, September 14 at the Indian Motorcycles factory in Spirit Lake, IA Indian Motorcycle is the Official Motorcycle Cannonball stop for Stage 7 of competition. Riders will start arriving at approximately 4:00 pm and will be on display until approx 6:00...Read More

Saturday, September 15

Pierre, SD

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Saturday, September 15 at Steamboat Park, Pierre, SD Steamboat Park with be the Official Checkpoint for Stage 8. Grey Goose Store and Social Club and the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Dinner for our riders. Riders will...Read More

Sunday, September 16

Sturgis, SD

A Ceremonial Finish and Official Checkpoint will begin at Harley Davidson Way in Sturgis, SD, the City of Riders, at approximately 4 pm as riders begin to arrive. They will be on display until approximately 6 pm You will be able to get your Official Motorycle Cannonball Merchandise as well.

Tuesday, September 18

Beartooth Harley-Davidson, Billings, MT

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Tuesday, September 18 when Riders begin to arrive at approximately 5:15 pm at Beartooth Harley-Davidson who is the Stage 10 Official Checkpoint. Riders will be on display until 6:30 pm. Beartooth Harley-Davidson has been awarded the “Best Dealer Stop” for the...Read More

Wednesday, September 19

Big Sky Harley-Davidson, Great Falls, MT

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Wednesday, September 18 when Riders begin to arrive at approximately 4:10 pm at Big Sky Harley-Davidson who is the Stage 11 Official Checkpoint. Riders will be on display until 6:30 pm.

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Thursday, September 20

Red Lion Hotel, Kalispell, MT

This is the Official Checkpoint for Stage 12 for the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball. You will be able to see all the riders check in and get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise at the Red Lion Hotel. Riders will start to arrive at approximately 4:30 pm.

Friday, September 21

Lone Wolf Harley Davidson, Spokane Valley, WA

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Friday, September 21 when Riders begin to arrive at approximately 4:20 pm at Lone Wolf Harley-Davidson who is the Stage 13 Official Checkpoint. Riders will be on display until 6:00 pm. Lone Wolf Harley-Davison was opened in May 2008 by the Ernst...Read More

Saturday, September 22

Rattlesnake Mountain Harley-Davidson, Kennewick, WA

Come see the Motorcycle Cannonball riders and to get you Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise on Saturday September 22 at Rattlesnake Mountain Harley-Davidson in Kennewick, OR Rattlesnake Mountain Harley-Davidson is the Official Motorcycle Cannonball Lunch stop for Stage 14 of competition. Riders will start arriving at approximately 12:30 pm and will be on display for approximately one...Read More

Saturday, September 22

The Dalles, OR

Sponsored by The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce, Federal Street is the Official Checkpoint for Stage 14 for the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball. You will be able to see all the riders check in and get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise as riders begin to arrive at approximately 5:00 pm. Followed by check in, Sedition Brewing Company...Read More

Sunday, September 23

Grand Finish

The Official Checkpoint for Stage 15 and the Grand Finish will be held at Skamania Lodge. Riders will begin arriving at approximately 2:30 pm and will be on display until approximately 4:00 pm. Please join us to celebrate the riders and their accomplishments! You will also be able to get your Official Motorcycle Cannonball Merchandise