Jackyl to Headline Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Coming to Arkansas
If you ride a motorcycle get ready because one of the largest Motorcycle Rallies in the United States, Bikes, Blues, and BBQ is coming to historic downtown Rogers in Northwest Arkansas.
Motorcycle Rally With a Purpose
This Motorcycle Rally With a Purpose will be held from September 20-23 and is a 501c3 non-profit organization that has contributed more than 3 million dollars to local charities to help benefit children, women, and the underprivileged in the Northwest Arkansas community since the event began in 2000. Last year it was estimated that nearly 400,000 people attended the 4-day rally from all 50 states in the U.S. and worldwide. This is the second-largest event attended other than Sturgis but is the largest in the state of Arkansas.
Bikes, Blues, and BBQ is not just for bikers it's considered a family-friendly event and is open to anyone who would like to come out and enjoy some great BBQ, a super lineup of live bands, and more. You don't have to own a motorcycle to enjoy this festive event however if you do ride a motorcycle this rally has put together a comprehensive map of several different rides and routes you can take to get there and enjoy some of the best scenic beauty that Arkansas has to offer.
For more information on rally campground, lodging, and other accommodations go here.
Here is a short list of some of the musicians and artists who will be there this year.
Gary Hutchison - Blues Guitarist and musician
Oreo Blue - Rhythm and Blues
John Conlee - Legendary Country Singer
The Swade Diablos - Rockabilly/ Rock
Tuesday's Gone - Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band
Simply Seger - Bob Seger Tribute Band
Dead Metal Society - Heavy Metal
Jackyl - Classic Rock 90s Hair Band
For a complete schedule of artists and times go here. Keep checking back as they will more than likely be adding more artists.
Bikes, Blues, and BBQ is a FREE event however there will be fees for VIP Passes and the BBQ competition. Make sure you check out all the merchandise vendors that will be there as well.
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