Roar on the Shore

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Coordinates: 42°7′46″N 80°5′7″W / 42.12944°N 80.08528°W / 42.12944; -80.08528

Roar on the Shore
Roar on the Shore logo.svg
Genre Motorcycle rally
Begins July 17, 2014
Ends July 19, 2014
Frequency Annually
Location(s) Erie, Pennsylvania
Founded 2007 (2007)
Most recent July 18–20, 2013
Patron(s) Manufacturer and Business Association
Website
www.roarontheshore.com

The Roar on the Shore is motorcycle rally that takes place annually in Erie, Pennsylvania.

History[edit]

The Roar on the Shore was started in 2007.[1]

Year Attendance Notes
2007 10,000 [1]
2008 25,000 [1]
2009 35,000 [1]
2010 50,000+ [2]
2011 80,000 [3]
2012 80,000 [4]

Events[edit]

Every year the rally is kicked-off with "Bringin' In The Roar": a motorcycle parade from Presque Isle Downs and Casino in Summit Township to Perry Square in downtown Erie. Other major events are the "Thunder On The Isle", a motorcycle ride around Presque Isle State Park led by Erie mayor Joe Sinnott, and the "Roar To The Vineyards Poker Run" to North East.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Lapping, Kelly (July 18, 2010). "Roar on the Shore gets high praise". Erie Times-News. Retrieved July 18, 2010. 
  2. ^ Leonardi, Ron (July 10, 2011). "Roar on the Shore could pump $26 million into Erie economy". Erie Times-News. Retrieved July 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ Leonardi, Ron (July 19, 2012). "Roar on the Shore rally revs up Erie region economy". Erie Times-News. Retrieved July 19, 2012. 
  4. ^ Lohr, David (July 26, 2012). "Roar on the Shore: 80,000 Bikers And Enthusists Roar Into Erie, Pa". The Huffington Post. Retrieved July 19, 2013. 

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