Pre-sale

Rocket 101 Beer Garden

Get there early for beer specials and premium viewing. Located right in front of the Country Fair Main Stage Main Stage. Must be 21 with proof of valid ID to enter. No chairs, strollers or coolers permitted.

Date Artist Donation
Wednesday, July 12 Jackyl $10
Thursday, July 13 Molly Hatchet $10
Friday, July 14 Great White $15
Saturday, July 15 Cinderella’s Tom Keifer $15

Donation: $10 each (Wednesday night, Thursday night) • $15 each (Friday night, Saturday night) • Four-Night Bundle: $40


Beer Garden Tickets




Thursday, July 13

11 A.M. – Noon // Faith and Freedom Ride – Honoring Law Enforcement

Registration and pre-ride gathering: 11 a.m. – noon at The Hub at Perry Square Country Fair Main Stage (State Street). Ride departs at noon. Join fellow riders for a tribute to our community’s law enforcement. Ride route to be determined. All law enforcement officers ride for free!

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 11 a.m. – noon.
  • Gathering location: The Hub at Perry Square Country Fair Main Stage (State Street).
  • Ride departs at noon.

Donation: $15 per bike in advance, $20 after July 3, 2017.




 

2 – 6 P.M. // Bringin’ in the Roar Bike Parade

Registration and pre-parade gathering: 2-6 p.m. at Presque Isle Downs & Casino, 8199 Perry Highway. Parade departs at 6 p.m. Join our Grand Marshal Danny Trejo along with thousands of riders from across the country, for the biggest American tribute bike parade in ROAR® history. Parade gathering features a concert, singing of the National Anthem and a blessing of the bikes by Vince Rizzone.

SPONSORED BY ERIE INSURANCE

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 2-6 p.m.
  • Gathering location: Presque Isle Downs & Casino, 8199 Perry Highway.
  • Ride departs at 6 p.m.

Donation: $20 per bike.




Please note: All rides will take place rain or shine.

 


Friday, July 14

11 A.M. – Noon // Covered Bridges of Ashtabula County Ride

Registration from 11 a.m. – noon at Off-Road Express West, 9070 Peach Street. Riders depart at their leisure. Enjoy a photo worthy ride that showcases five bridges in Ashtabula County followed by a post gathering pig roast at The Cab Bar & Grille, 5442 West Ridge Road, from 2-3:30 p.m.

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 11 a.m. – noon
  • Gathering location: Off-Road Express West, 9070 Peach Street
  • Riders depart at their leisure.
  • Post-gathering location: The Cab Bar & Grille, 5442 West Ridge Road (pig roast lunch included) from 2-3:30 p.m.

Donation: $15 per rider in advance, $20 after July 3, 2017.




Please note: All rides will take place rain or shine.

 

TBD // Roar to the Microbrews Dice Run

Registration from 11 a.m. – noon, location TBD. Riders depart at their leisure. Take a scenic 80-mile (roundtrip) ride through country roads to the Sprague Farm and Brew Works (Venango), Voodoo Brewery and Timbercreek Brewing (Meadville), Lavery Brewery, The BrewErie at Union Station and Millcreek Brewing Company (Erie). Enjoy beer tasting, brewery tours, and a chance to win $200, $150 or $100 cash for the top three highest total scores and a $50 cash raffle prize! BONUS STOP: Get a chance to win a $200 gift card from Harley dealer Street Track n’ Trail if you get your card stamped at their 13723 Conneaut Lake Road location during the ride! Gravel parking, kickstand pad needed. Completed cards must be turned in to the Roar Headquarters Tent by 6 p.m. Drawing at 8 p.m. on Friday, July 14.

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 11 a.m.– noon
  • Gathering location: TBD
  • Riders depart at their leisure.

$15 per player in advance, $20 after July 3, 2017.




Please note: All rides will take place rain or shine.

 

4 – 5:30 P.M. // Thunder on the Isle The Mayor’s Ride

Registration from 4 – 5:30 p.m. at the Manufacturer & Business Association, 2171 West 38th Street. Enjoy music, food, beverages and entertainment. Ride Departs at 5:30 p.m. See the crowning jewel of Lake Erie as Erie Mayor Joe Sinnott leads hundreds of bikes around Presque Isle. This spectacular waterfront park greets more than 1 million visitors each year.

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 4 – 5:30 p.m.
  • Gathering location: Manufacturer & Business Association, 2171 West 38th Street
  • Ride departs at 5:30 p.m.

$15 per bike in advance, $20 after July 3, 2017.




Please note: All rides will take place rain or shine.


Saturday, July 15

9:30 – 11 A.M. // Roar to the Vineyards Poker Run

A ROAR® biker favorite! This poker run takes riders on a scenic ride to North East, Pennsylvania, where they’ll visit six award-winning wineries including Arrowhead Wine Cellars, Arundel Cellars, Burch Farms Winery, Courtyard Wineries, Lakeview Wine Cellars, and Presque Isle Wine Cellars. Enjoy wine tasting, winery tours and a chance to win $200, $150 or $100 cash for the top three best hands and a $50 cash raffle prize! Gravel parking; kickstand pad needed. Completed cards must be turned in to the Roar Headquarters Tent by 6 p.m. Drawing at 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 15.

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 9:30-11 a.m.
  • Gathering location: Off-Road Express East, 10320 Wattsburg Road.
  • Riders depart at their leisure.

$15 per player in advance, $20 after July 3, 2017.




Please note: All rides will take place rain or shine.

 

Noon – 1 P.M. // Off-Road Express Rocket Ride

Registration from noon – 1 p.m. at Off-Road Express West, 9070 Peach Street. Hosted by local sport bike enthusiasts Mike and Karen Genovese. Gathering includes music, deep discounts, giveaways and a complimentary $10 Off-Road Express gift card for every bike! Take a winding tour of Erie County’s country roads and then stop at Lakeside Tavern before heading to The Hub at Perry Square.

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: Noon-1 p.m.
  • Gathering location: Off-Road Express West, 9070 Peach Street.
  • Ride departs at 1 p.m.

$10 per bike in advance, $15 after July 3, 2017




 

Noon – 1 P.M. // A Beer for the Deer Legend Ride

Registration from noon-1 p.m. at Barracks Tavern, 10100 Ridge Road. Ride departs at 1 p.m. Don’t miss your chance to raise a glass for the legendary “beer for the deer” toast at Pine Junction Tavern! Bikers will gather for a tasty snack at Barracks Tavern in Girard, Pa. before departing for a one-hour, scenic ride that includes a loop around beautiful Findley Lake in Chautauqua, New York. Upon arrival at the “tavern in the pines,” riders will be treated to live country blue grass music, along with Pine Junction’s famous half-chicken BBQ with all the fixins. (Note: Helmets are required in New York State).

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: Noon-1 p.m.
  • Gathering location: Barracks Tavern, 10100 Ridge Road.
  • Ride departs at 1 p.m.

$15 per rider in advance, $20 after July 3, 2017 (includes snack/lunch).




Please note: All rides will take place rain or shine.

 

1 – 2 P.M. // Hometown Taste & Tour

Destined to be a top pick for ROAR® fans from far and wide! Registration from 1-2 p.m. at Smith Provisions, 1300 Cranberry Street. Enjoy Erie’s world-famous Smith’s hot dogs. Riders depart at their leisure. Riders can choose from either an east or west Hometown Tour, where they will travel to our favorite locales for a taste! Each rider will be given a playing card to be stamped at each location. Completed cards will be placed in a raffle, and three lucky riders will win $200, $150 or $100 cash! Completed cards must be turned in to the Roar Headquarters Tent by 6 p.m. Drawing will be 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 15.

SPONSORED BY PNC

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 1 – 2 p.m.
  • Gathering location: Smith Provisions, 1300 Cranberry Street
  • Riders depart at their leisure.

$15 per player in advance, $20 after July 3, 2017.


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Please note: All rides will take place rain or shine.