Featured Motorcycle Events ///

Our featured national events take place coast to coast. Use the links below to view our full calendar or to search or events by location, event type, date and more. If you want to list your event on our calendar, we offer a quick and easy process to add your event!

Reasons to Ride Blog ///

Our Media contains our featured blogs, photos and videos. Our blog contains articles published in house by our team, as well as links to blogs by other top publishers in the industry. This is the place to be whether your reading our blog, our just looking for a quick link to the top news in the industry.

CMA Corner April ’24

There’s a great deal of uncertainty or perhaps unrest going on in this old world today, isn’t there? Things that we once knew were wrong are considered right, and things that we know to be right are wrong. What in the blazes is going on?? Before I elaborate on that question, let me give you…

Read Blog

Iron Pony Motorsports Expands its Reach: Acquires Honda/Suzuki/Can-Am of Jackson

Westerville, April 9, 2024 – Iron Pony Motorsports Group, Inc., a leading name in the Powersports industry, is thrilled to announce the successful acquisition of Honda/Suzuki/ Can-Am of Jackson. This strategic move marks a significant milestone in Iron Pony Motorsports’ ongoing commitment to providing unparalleled services and offerings to its valued customers. With the addition…

Read Blog


Event organizers have teamed with ReasonsToRide.com to deliver a true championship experience for exhibitors – OVER $5,000 in CASH + PRIZES. RTR STAFF, COLUMBUS, OH The Buckeye Motorcycle and Music Rally (BMMR) rolls into the Columbus Crew Stadium June 27th – 29th, but it’s already got the motorcycle community fired up.  From national headliners such…

Read Blog


RALLY UPDATE: July 17-21 MUSKEGON, MI  MICHIGAN’S BIKE WEEK returns to the LAKE MICHIGAN SHORELINE of MUSKEGON!  We are all counting down to the week of July 17-21, when we will be heading to Muskegon Michigan – right on the shores of LAKE MICHIGAN – for MICHIGAN’S BIGGEST BIKER BASH – REBEL ROAD!   This is…

Read Blog

15 DIY TIPS to Ready your Motorcycle for Spring 

15 DIY TIPS to Ready your Motorcycle for Spring  Did your heart sink as you watched the snow melt and realized you hadn’t winterized your motorcycle? These DIY motorcycle tips can get your bike ready for spring and get you on the road for a smooth highway cruise.  1. Check for Small Animals and Debris If…

Read Blog

Reasons To Ride Appalachia

Reasons to Ride is proud to announce a new initiative for 2024 – Reasons To Ride Appalachia, a digital and print resource for motorcyclists focusing on the Appalachian region of the United States.  This region generally is considered to include central and southern sections of the Appalachian Mountains stretching from the Catskills of New York…

Read Blog

Sport Touring Corner

Garage Brewed Motorcycle Show February 3, 2024  Sport Touring Corner By Norm Kern  Things can get boring during winter so the Garage Brewed Motorcycle Show, held annually at the beginning of February at the Rhinegeist Brewery in Cincinnati, Ohio, is the perfect way to spend a cold Saturday.    The show is organized by a dedicated…

Read Blog

I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama

“The April Assembly of Fossil Fueled Fanatics!”  Made in America & Forged in Cleveland since 1967. The 58th Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama.  For anyone that’s ever complained that there’s never enough to see at a car or bike show, we once again present The Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama.  The…

Read Blog

Letter from the Publisher

With this edition, we are proud to kick off several new initiatives and partners to start the year.  One of the hardest things about this business is staying focused on who we really are – and that’s especially challenging in an industry and community where people are constantly trying to re-invent themselves and possibly not…

Read Blog

MORE Motorcycle Sport Touring Association News for 2024 

By Norm Kern  When I wrote the January column back in December there were big Motorcycle Sport Touring Association (MSTA) changes in the works. On January first, I became MSTA club president. Having previously served as vice president, am replacing Pat Mogavero, who has done an excellent job as president for the past seven years. Pat…

Read Blog

Reasons to Ride Marketplace ///

Our Marketplace has RTR branded merchandise. We offer everything from T-shirts to banners for your business. We also have some of our merchandising partners products available as well. Be sure to check back often as we update our store often!