23 motorcycle events to enjoy this summer

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Published on 1 March 2018 by Robert Drane

This summer is going to be packed with fantastic motorbike events up and down the country that will keep you busy during your holidays and weekends. From ride-outs and autojumbles to spectacular stunt shows and classic displays, there is something for every rider in the UK during the warmer months of 2018.


Visit our events page to find out everything that's happening throughout the year


 

May

 

May 5
WELSH NATIONAL RALLY
Checkpoint rally which takes you through many spectacular roads in Wales.
Welshpool Livestock Market, SY21 8SR
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May 11-13
BUGSPLATZ MCC GET IT ON RALLY
The annual Bugsplatz MCC rally, with live bands, a disco, food and beer!
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May 11-13
YOU’VE BEEN NABBED 2018
The National Association for Bikers with a Disability (NABD) rally 2018.
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May 19-20
MCN FESTIVAL OF MOTORCYCLING
East of England Arena, Peterborough
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May 24-28
MACH MOTORCYCLES AND MUSIC FESTIVAL
Rugby Pitch, Cae Hafren, Llanidloes, Powys, SY18 6LQ
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May 31-June3
UNWANTED MCC’S BIKE, TRIKE AND CUSTOM SHOW
The Rockbar, Shobnall Sports and Social Club, Shobnall Road, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 2BB
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BMF show crowd fisheye

June

 

June 1-4
IRELAND BIKEFEST
An annual celebration of all things motorcycling. It’s proven that motorcyclists make the happiest commuters, so make the most of the good weather and ride to work.
Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland
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June 8
BEARTOWN BIKERS BEAR'LY STANDING RALLY

Games, raffle, stalls, live music and good food.
Queen Arms, Bosley, Macclesfield, SK11 0NX
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June 9
DAVENTRY MOTORCYCLE FESTIVAL
Motorcycles take over Daventry town centre in this family-friendly event.
Daventry Town Centre, Welton, Northamptonshire
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June 9
SAUNDERSFOOT MOTORCYCLE TIME TRIAL
A time trial route through Pembrokeshire.
Saundersfoot Harbour, Pembrokeshire, SA69 9HE
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June 10
LINCOLN BIKE FEST
Brayford Waterfront, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN1 1XW
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June 18-24
RIDE TO WORK WEEK
An annual celebration of all things motorcycling. It’s proven that motorcyclists make the happiest commuters, so make the most of the good weather and ride to work.
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stunts at merlins and motorbikes 2016

July

 

 

July 7-8
NATIONAL ROAD RALLY
The annual scatter rally organised by the ACU and the BMF. Journey between control points across the UK.
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July 12-15
GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED
Cars, bikes, aviation, stunts, celebrities and more!
Goodwood Motor Circuit, Chichester PO18 0PX
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July 14
HARLEY-DAVIDSON IN THE CITY FESTIVAL
Brechin, Angus
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July 15
THETFORD AND DISTRICT MCC BIKE SHOW 2018
Stalls and music, with camping available.
Thetford Rugby Club, Thetford, IP24 1LZ
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July 18-25
LINCOLNSHIRE BIKE WEEK
Details will be announced nearer the time.
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July 29
WORLD'S LARGEST ALL-FEMALE BIKER MEET 2018
Can the record be broken for a second year in a row?
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BMF Dambuster Rally happy motorcyclist 

 

August

 

August 3-5
WITHERNSEA FESTIVAL
Withernsea, Yorkshire
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August 4-5
LLANGOLLEN MOTORCYCLE FESTIVAL
Royal International Pavilion, Abbey Road, Llangollen, LL20 8SW
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August 17-19
BMF DAMBUSTER RALLY
Live music, a commemorative ale, ride-out and visits around the museum. Join us at the third BMF Dambuster Rally (reduced ticket price for BMF members).
Thorpe Camp Visitors Centre, Coningsby Road, Tattershall Thorpe, Coningsby, Lincolnshire, LN4 4PL
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August 24-27
THUNDER IN THE GLENS
Scotland's biggest Harley-Davidson event.
Macdonald Aviemore Resort, Grampian Road, Aviemore, PH22 1PN
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Be sure to check our events page for more events taking place this year. Enjoy the summer!

 

dirt bikes at BMF show