With over 7.1 million motorcycles on the roads in the United States (according to 2007 stats from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, dedicating an entire month to motorcycle safety awareness seems quite appropriate. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month which is also fitting because May is one of the best months of the year to get out on your motorcycle for a nice pleasant ride. There are so many different places to ride throughout California that can take you from a coastal exploration to a wine country excursion.
But you may be looking for a destination while you are on the road. Here is a list of some fun and exciting California motorcycle events and rallies that may pique your interest:
• 5/21/14- Tilted Kilt Bike Night – Long Beach
• 5/21/14- Cook’s Corner Wednesday Bike Night – Trabuco Canyon
• 5/22/14- Bike Night on the Bay- Long Beach
• 5/22/14-5/23/14- 1st Annual Blythe VFW Post 2987 Biker Rally Weekend- Blythe
• 5/24/14- Bikes, Bands, and Bikinis -El Cajon
• 5/24/14-5/25/14- SCMA Blazing Saddles spring ride- Riverside
• 5/24/14- AMA Pro Motocross- San Bernardino
• 5/24/14 – The Wounded Warrior Homes Poker Run Benefit – San Marcos
• 5/24/14- Warrior’s Code Poker Ride – San Marcos
• 5/26/14- West Coast Thunder XV Anniversary – Riverside
• 5/28/14- Ditch Work Ride- Fresno
• 5/31/14- Demo Day at Biggs Harley Davidson- San Marcos
You can find more information on all these events and more at www.motorcyclemonster.com. Of course, you may be more interested in simply toodling around town on your motorcycle. No matter what your riding style, it is always important to remember safety on the road. Sharing the road with other vehicles and riding safely is imperative in order to remain accident free. Call us if you need any safety advice or would like a competitive quote for your next motorcycle’s insurance.