Are you ready for one crazy weekend of live concerts, big money Poker Runs, tons of bikes and bikers and plenty of chances to win thousands in cash? It may sound like a regular weekend in Sin City but this year’s Las Vegas BikeFest is one of the biggest biker parties in Nevada and one you shouldn’t miss if you are a fan of any of the following: motorcycles, poker, biker men, biker stunts, biker girls, wet T-Shirt contests, and bikini contests and bike washes.
The annual event includes plenty of live entertainment, live music, big money poker runs, tons of bikes and plenty of contests to keep you entertained all weekend long. The biker fun begins in Vegas on Thursday, Sept. 27 but actually revs up on Wednesday with the Kick Off Party at Victorville Motorcycle Center in Victorville, California. Then on Thursday its time to hit the road and head to the Strip for the Power Walk at Cashman Center where you’ll stroll through the Vendor Village with stops at BikeFest’s sponsoring vendors. Thursday will also offer Sport Bike Free Style Stunt Show, Boxing Demonstrations, a Welcome Party and 1st Annual Strip Ride For Charity that benefits the Wounded Warrior Project.
On Friday, head to Golden Nugget for a Poker Run that takes you through scenic Las Vegas with a chance to win $1,000 cash prizes if you have the best hand. There is also the World’s Strongest Biker Competition for men who swear they are stronger than you with competition categories that include tire carry, keg carry and stamina lift and a chance to win $300 in cash. Friday also brings in a Custom Bike Show, PowerSport Institute Bike Build/Display and the Rock Festival Concert at Mandalay Bay featuring Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind, Hellyeah, and Adelitas Way.
Saturday kicks off with the $10,000 Saturday Poker Run, a Tattoo Contest, where you can show off your ink and compete in the categories of Best Black/Grey Single; Best Black/Grey Multiple; Best Color Single and Best Color Multiple for the chance to win cash prizes. There will also be the 1st Annual Bikefest Fightfest, and plenty of prize giveaways all day long.
Las Vegas Bikefest wraps with more Sport Bike Free Style Stunt Shows, PowerSport Institute Bike Build/Display and the grand prize giveaway motorcycle at the D Las Vegas.
And as if that wasn’t enough to do during a three-day weekend, bikers can also take a break from the Strip and enjoy scenic rides through Nevada on your way to the Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam, Red Rock Canyon, Lake Mead and more.
So, are you ready for one crazy weekend of live concerts, big money Poker Runs, tons of bikes and bikers and plenty of chances to win thousands in cash? If you said yes don’t miss Las Vegas BikeFest beginning Thursday, Sept. 27 through Sunday, Sept. 30 throughout Las Vegas. The headquarter Hotel is the Golden Nugget, but other great Downtown Las Vegas options are The D, Four Queens, and Plaza Hotel and Casino.
Las Vegas, NV 09/12/12