Laconia Motorcycle Week ~ Laconia, New Hampshire

June 8-16, 2024

About The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

One of the oldest and most prestigious motorcycle rallies in the U.S., Laconia Motorcycle Week traces its roots back to 1923, when it began as a gypsy tour for a small group of riders.

Held in June, in Laconia, New Hampshire, this rally draws riders to the scenic Lake Region and to the beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee.

Location Of The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

The Laconia Motorcycle Week rally is in Laconia, New Hampshire. The rally also has motorcycle tours, rides, and other activities extending into North Conway, the White Mountains, and beyond.

 

Dates Of The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally – 2024

The Laconia Motorcycle Week rally will be held from June 8-16, 2024.

 

Attendance At The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

Typically, the attendance at Laconia Motorcycle Week is around 200,000-375,000.

Cost Of The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

Entrance passes to the Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally aren’t required. The rally has a mix of free and ticketed venues, events, rides, and concerts.

Popular Venues At The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

Some of the most popular venues at the Laconia Motorcycle Week rally include: Lakeside Avenue Boardwalk (Weirs Beach), New England Racing Museum, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Gunstock Mountain Resort, Rally Headquarters, High Octane Saloon, Looney Bin Bar & Grill, Laconia Harley-Davidson, Opechee Park, Naswa Resort, Bentley’s Saloon, Tower Hill Tavern, The Big House, Sucker Punch Saloon, and the Granite State Music Hall.

Activities At The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

At the Laconia Motorcycle Week Rally, activities include: the Loudon Classic Super Bike Races, All Makes & Models Bike Show, Biker Build-Off, Gunstock Amateur Hill Climb, Women’s Kickstart Competition, Best Of The Bikers Pool Tournament, Tower Street Hillclimb Exposition, motorcycle rodeo, all-types of motorcycle racing, hill climbs, gypsy tours, poker runs, motorcycle stunt shows, motorcycle skill contests, custom bike builders, build-outs, displays, swap meet, T-shirt contests, tattoo contests, bikini contests, burnout contests, bike games, fireworks, motorcycle shows, live music, concerts, organized motorcycle rides (guided and self-guided), events, contests, parties, shopping, and motorcycle demo rides.

Organized Motorcycle Tours And Rides At the Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

Organized tours and rides at the Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally include:

  • Covered Bridge Gypsy Tour (170-mile guided tour throughout New Hampshire)
  • Motorcycle Lights Parade (an evening parade of motorcycles, from Laconia City Hall to Lakeside Avenue)
  • Mae-West Memorial “For The Love Of Pets” Charity Ride
  • Gypsy Tour To The Speedway (from Rally Headquarters to the New England Racing Museum, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, then a victory lap around the track)
  • POW/MIA Annual Freedom “Ride to the Rock”
  • Peter Makris Memorial Run (Naswa Resort to the New Hampshire Motor Speedway, two laps around the track, and back to the Naswa for lunch)

Where To Stay During The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

Places to stay include: New Hampshire Motor Speedway campgrounds, Naswa Resort campground, The Half Moon Motel, Cozy Inn and Cottages, Sun Valley Cottages, Gunstock Inn, Lazy E Motor Inn, and Pine Hollo Campground.

Marijuana At The Laconia Motorcycle Week Motorcycle Rally

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

 

Closest Airports To Laconia, New Hampshire

The closest airports to Laconia are:

  • Laconia Municipal Airport (5 miles from Laconia)
  • Concord Municipal Airport (29 miles from Laconia)
  • Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (50 miles from Laconia)
  • Portsmouth International Airport at Pease (57 miles from Laconia)
  • Portland International Jetport (84 miles from Laconia)
  • Boston Logan International Airport (97 miles from Laconia)

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