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Roar on the Shore® Announces New Bringin’ in the Roar® Parade Route

NORTH EAST, Pa. – Roar on the Shore® Bike Week organizers announced the new parade route for its most visible event, the Bringin’ in the Roar® Bike Parade. Sponsored by Ridg-U-Rak, the parade will take place Thursday, July 18. Its departure location will remain Presque Isle Downs & Casino and the route will remain up to the City limit and then will redirect to the event’s new “Hub” at Lake Erie Speedway. “We are excited because this route is a much more scenic ride and gives greater opportunities for more…

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2019 Roar Raffle

It’s the Roar Motorcycle Giveaway! It’s your chance to win:​ – or – Sponsored by Only $10 per ticket. Winners choice of prize. Tickets on sale during the Roar event.​ Tickets are on sale at Off Road Express, Indian Motorcycle of Erie, National Association of Mental Illness and the Manufactures and Business Association. Drawing will be Saturday, July 20, 2019, at the Roar on the Shore HUB mainstage at 8 p.m. just before the STRYPER CONCERT. You need not be present to win. COUNTDOWN TO ROAR Time to buy your…

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Ridg-U-Rak to Sponsor the Bringin’ in the Roar® Parade

NORTH EAST, Pa. – Longtime North East manufacturer Ridg-U-Rak Inc. is sponsoring Roar on the Shore’s® signature event, the Bringin’ in the Roar® Parade, which will take place Thursday, July 18. It will depart from Presque Isle Downs & Casino and continue to the event’s “Hub” at Lake Erie Speedway. The 2019 Roar on the Shore® Bike Week is set for July 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21. “Ridg-U-Rak has supported Roar on the Shore® for years and we are proud to sponsor the Bringin’ in the Roar® Parade, especially…

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Allstate and Roar on the Shore® Inc. Announce Title Sponsorship for 2019 Event

May 29, 2019 — The Roar on the Shore® staff and board of directors are pleased to announce Allstate as the title sponsor of the 2019 Roar on the Shore® Bike Week that will take place July 17-21 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pa. “We are passionate about putting our time, energy, and support towards events that are inclusive and bring people together to build a sense of community,” said Michael Halpin, marketing director at Allstate. “Roar on the Shore® has a history of doing the same. We…

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Kim Coates Named 2019 Grand Marshal

‘Sons of Anarchy’ Star Kim Coates Named 2019 Roar on the Shore® Grand Marshal Roar’s official bike week is set for July 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21, 2019 Ride with Tig in the Bringin’ in the Roar® Bike Parade. Pre-register now and be directed to the first section of the parade! Pre-register A stage actor who played Macbeth and performed on Broadway as Stanley Kowalski as grand marshal of the 2019 Roar on the Shore® Bike Week? That’s a head-scratcher. Oh, he was Tig Trager on “Sons of Anarchy.”…

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Roar Contest: Win Lodging

Thank you for your interest in the Roar on the Shore lodging contest. This contest has ended and the winner was posted on our Facebook page on June 7. Follow us on Facebook for updates to the Roar schedule and receive notifications of any future contests. Gannon University Lodging Mercyhurst University N.E. Lodging

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FAQ on Roar’s New HUB — Series 2

Welcome to the only official “HUB” of information about Roar on the Shore 2019 FAQ & STATEMENTS (Series 2) Will there be traffic control at the event:   Yes, in fact Lake Erie Speedway was designed exclusively to handle large traffic flows.  When Lake Erie Speedway was being developed they  consulted with Penn Dot for traffic improvements.  Additional lanes were constructed on Route 89 and a traffic control plan was approved by PennDOT.  We are currently reviewing that plan. It was designed to handle very large traffic flow.  Safety and security…

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FAQ on Roar’s New HUB

Answers to Roar’s Change of Venue FAQ & STATEMENTS Did the city submit an invoice for 2018? No, we asked for one but the Mayor stated that he no longer wanted police reimbursed directly so no invoice was issued by the city for 2018.  Did Roar on the Shore cost city taxpayers $139,000 as indicated by Mayor Schember? We don’t know.  The numbers were revised several times between August of 2018, and March of 2019.  We submitted a 5 page response to the listed charges and we never received a…

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Roar® Change of Venue

Roar on the Shore® to Change Venue for 2019 Event ERIE – Roar on the Shore Bike Week organizers announced today that its 2019 event will move to the Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pa. The event will take place July 17 through July 21 as scheduled. A statement from Roar on the Shore Executive Director Ralph J. Pontillo: Roar on the Shore Inc. is a nonprofit 501c(3) charitable organization whose mission is to raise charitable funds for worthy nonprofits within our community. For the past 12 years, we…

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Win 4 Nights of Lodging

Roar on the Shore® May Contest On Monday, May 27, you will have a chance to win 4 nights of lodging — July 16, 17, 18, 19 and 20 — during Roar on the Shore.®  Gannon University is sponsoring a 3-person room at Harborview Apartments that includes A/C, kitchen, living room and balcony! (A $735 value) PLUS, free shuttle service every 30 minutes (for guests) to and from Roar’s new HUB at Lake Erie Speedway. Make sure you follow us on Facebook to receive notifications on this contest! Tickets and…

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