Bikes, Blues, and BBQ ~ Fayetteville, Arkansas

September 18-21, 2024

About The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

The name of this rally says it all – bikes galore, soulful blues, and mouth-watering BBQ. Set in the picturesque Ozark Mountains, the BB&B rally takes place in Fayetteville, Arkansas and is held in September.

Dozens of world-class barbecue teams compete for awards at the rally, which also happens to be one of the largest charity motorcycle rallies in the U.S. (benefitting women, children, and under-served members of the Northwest Arkansas community).

Location Of The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally is in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The rally also has many motorcycle tours and other activities that extend into Rogers, Eureka Springs, and the surrounding Ozark Hills.

 

Dates Of The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally – 2024

The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally will be held from September 18-21, 2024.

Attendance At The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

Typically, the attendance at the Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Rally is around 300,000.

Cost Of The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

Entrance passes to the Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally aren’t required. However, there is a charge for specific events and perks, including:  a VIP Package with premium seating and extended access, the People’s Choice BBQ Competition Tasting, and an entry fee for the bike competition.

Popular Venues At The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

Some of the most popular venues at the Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally include: downtown Rogers, Rogers Convention Center, Eureka Springs Harley-Davidson, Pig Trail Harley-Davidson, The Aud (auditorium in Eureka), Butterfield Stage, Railyard Park, Frisco Inferno, and The Farm.

Activities At The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

At the Bikes, Blues, and BBQ rally, activities include: Peoples Choice BBQ Competition Tasting, Unknown Industries Stunt Show, Old School Throwdown, bike games, dirt drags, mini bike races, time tracks, motorcycle shows, concerts, organized motorcycle rides (guided and self-guided), events, contests, parties, shopping, and motorcycle demo rides.

Organized Motorcycle Tours And Rides At the Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

Organized tours and rides at the Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally include:

  • Legacy Ride benefitting All Kids Bike (Pig Trail Harley-Davidson to Eureka Springs)
  • 12 scenic, self-guided rides (100-210 mile rides that include maps, detailed technical descriptions, and directions)

Where To Stay During The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

Places to stay include: The Farm (campground and concert venue), Eddy Out Cabins, Kayaks & Campgrounds, Best Western Windsor Suites, Courtyard Marriot (Fayetteville), and the Hilton Garden (Bentonville).

Marijuana At The Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Motorcycle Rally

Medical marijuana is legal in Arkansas, but recreational marijuana isn’t legal.

 

Closest Airports To Fayetteville, Arkansas

The closest airports to Fayetteville are:

  • Northwest Arkansas National Airport (26 miles from Fayetteville)
  • Fort Smith Regional Airport (59 miles from Fayetteville)
  • Boone County Airport (70 miles from Fayetteville)
  • Branson Airport (94 miles from Fayetteville)
  • Tulsa International Airport (112 miles from Fayetteville)

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