Rides

Thursday, July 13

10 – 11 A.M. // The Randy Polley Faith and Freedom Ride – Honoring Law Enforcement

Registration and pre-ride gathering: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. at The Hub at Perry Square Country Fair Tent (State Street). Ride departs at 11 a.m. Join fellow riders for a tribute to our community’s law enforcement. All law enforcement officers ride for free!

Street Track ’N Trail in Conneaut Lake, home of the Roar 6-Pack Harley Davidson Giveaway, is proud to be the destination for The Randy Polley Faith and Freedom Ride – Honoring Law Enforcement at The Hub at Perry Square Country Fair Tent (State Street). Join ST’NT for the Off-Shore Roar after enjoying a leisurely south bound ride to Conneaut Lake, Pa. for fun, food, brew, entertainment and great Roar on the Shore specials.

SPONSORED BY THE YMCA OF GREATER ERIE

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
  • Gathering location: The Hub at Perry Square Country Fair Tent (State Street).
  • Ride departs at 11 a.m.

Donation: $20 per bike

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

10 – 11 A.M. // Covered Bridges of Ashtabula County Ride

Registration from 10 – 11 a.m. at Barrack’s Tavern, 10100 Ridge Road. 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: 10 – 11 a.m.
  • Gathering location: Barrack’s Tavern, 10100 Ridge Road
  • 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: $20 per rider.

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

11 A.M. – Noon // Roar to the Microbrews Dice Run

Registration from 11 a.m. – noon, The Brewerie at Union Station, 123 West 14th Street. 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 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.

SPONSORED BY CURTZE FOOD SERVICE

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 11 a.m.– noon
  • Gathering location: The Brewerie at Union Station, 123 West 14th Street
  • Riders depart at their leisure.

$20 per player.

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

3:30 – 5:30 P.M. // Thunder on the Isle The Mayor’s Ride

Registration from 3:30 – 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.

SPONSORED BY THE MANUFACTURER & BUSINESS ASSOCIATION AND SMITH PROVISION COMPANY

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
  • Gathering location: Manufacturer & Business Association, 2171 West 38th Street
  • Ride departs at 5:30 p.m.

$20 per bike.

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.

$20 per player.

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.

$15 per bike.

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

Registration from noon-1 p.m. at Plyler Entry Systems, 8850 Fry Road, McKean. 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 at Plyler Entry Systems 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).

SPONSORED BY PLYLER ENTRY SYSTEMS

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: Noon-1 p.m.
  • Gathering location: Plyler Entry Systems, 8850 Fry Road, McKean
  • Ride departs at 1 p.m.

$20 per rider (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.

East Ride: West Ride:
Bootleggers Bar & Grell
Jack Frost Doughnut Shop
Nunzi’s Place Restaurant
Frogrutz
Serafini’s
Jim & Sue’s Lake City Pizza
Heartland Inn & Café
Chico’s Taveler’s Inn

SPONSORED BY PNC

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

$20 per player

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

 


Sunday, July 16

9 – 10 A.M. // Roar to the Parks

NEW! Here’s a Sunday ride you won’t want to miss! Gathering begins at Erie’s own Waldameer Park (Rainbow Gardens parking lot) from 9 – 10 a.m.; travels to the world famous Pymatuning Spillway, where you can feed the carp, with a scenic stop at Woodcock Lake Park before heading back to UPMC Park to enjoy the afternoon SeaWolves baseball game against Akron.! Ride includes, discounted pass to Waldameer, ticket to the game, Smith’s hot dog and special bike parking.

SPONSORED BY LAKE ERIE FREEDOM CHAPTER VICTORY MOTORCYCLE CLUB, ERIE SEAWOLVES AND OFF-ROAD EXPRESS

  • Registration and pre-ride gathering: 9 – 10 a.m.
  • Gathering location: Waldameer Park (Rainbow Garden Parking Lot), 3100 West Lake Road
  • Ride departs at 10 a.m.

$20 per bike.

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

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