Mark Your Calendar! Women's Moto Events of 2021
Are you longing to connect with your fellow motorcycling badasses, but don't know where to start looking?
Are you wondering if you should even leave your house?
Don't sweat. We've compiled women centered motorcycling events, conferences and rides available this year from across the US, through your screen, and even in the UK!
Of course, the way we gather is changing right now. Many events from last year have been rescheduled for 2021, revamped to meet the safety needs our pandemic calls for. Even if you are opting out of group activities and events this year, you still can connect with those who make you feel at home.
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Black Girls Ride To Essence Fest | JULY 1 - JULY 4, NEW ORLEANS
Tickets are now available for the Black Girls Ride To Essence Fest! Participants will arrive July 2nd in New Orleans for Essence Fest. Never been? No worries. Events are hosted to pick up new riders along the way, and all riders join for a celebration of women motorcycling through the weekend! Registration does not include tickets to Essence fest or travel accommodations, but offer a wide array of community building and events centered around Essence Festivities.
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Babes Ride Out | JUNE 4 – 6, NARROWSBURG, NY
Babes Ride Out East Coast is a ladies only weekend event of camping along the Delaware River and riding through the lower Catskills. Event is 21+ with ID required. Tickets currently on sale! Still awaiting details, come fall, Babes Ride Out will also take California if guidelines for camping amid Covid restrictions allow it. Details are not yet released, but you can save the date for September in Santa Barbara and October in Berrego Springs.
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Centennial Ride | JULY 31 – AUGUST 22, CROSS COUNTRY, USA
The Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride is a 21 day, cross-country trip that celebrates the passage of the 19th amendment of the US constitution. This ride is dedicated to all women who have fought for equality in the voting booth, in business and in life (and especially, on the bike). The Centennial Ride ends in Arlington, VA, at the Women’s Motorcycle Conference for a closing celebration. Registration is open!
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The Women in Motorcycling Exhibition | AUGUST 21ST, TUTBURY CASTLE, STAFFORDSHIRE, UK
Are you based in the UK or traveling to Europe this summer? If you'd like to sleep under the stars amid castle ruins after a day of riding some of Britain's best biking roads, consider visiting Staffordshire for their women-centered motorcycle exhibition. The event includes marketplace shopping, tours, a rich and impressive variety of inspirational speakers, workshops, biker buddy meet-ups and more. Get an in depth view of all the offerings at their event page.
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The Dream Roll | AUGUST 2021, SHELTON, WA
Dream Roll is an annual womxn's only motorcycle camp retreat that was originally scheduled for 28th - 30th of August, 2020 in Shelton, WA. Due to Covid, The Dream Roll is rolling over their 2020 plans to this year, though exact dates are yet to be announced. Follow Dream Roll on instagram to be updated on details on this years event as they are are confirmed.