11th Annual FREE RIDE IN Bike Show in Sturgis


STURGIS, SD May 9, 2017 — Today The Horse Backstreet Choppers announced its long continued partnership with Michael Ballard's Full Throttle Saloon to deliver The Horse Backstreet Choppers,11th Annual FREE RIDE IN Bike Show in Sturgis. 

Open FREE registration will be on Monday, August 7th, 2017 between 9 AM and 12:00 PM. No classes or categories, ALL bikes are welcomed and encouraged to enter.

To pre-register contact Kari at (313) 737-8888 or thehorseads@aol.com.

All registrants will receive a FREE bike event Horse t-shirt AND are eligible to win their share in prizes. Your bike does not need to win an award to win a prize, prizes are drawn by raffle ticket for all who enter a bike in the show. All who attend the show may also enter for a chance to win a Twisted Tea bike during the show!!! 

Judging will begin at 1:00 PM on Monday, August 7th, 2017.

The 2017 panel of guest judges will include: Englishman- of The Horse Back Street Choppers, Roadside Marty of Flat Broke Customs,  Chris Callen of Cycle Source Magazine, Patrick Patterson of LED Sled, Matt Olsen - Carl Olsen's son, Darren McKeag of Slinging Ink, Ron Harris of Chop Docs Choppers, Noah Ogeen of Hot Rod Enterprises, Billy of Twisted Tea, and Custom Chrome.

Special guest judges include: Michael Ballard of The Full Throttle Saloon, Jesse James Dupree of Jackyl, Angie of the World Famous Angieland, Steve Broyles Kari Juengel, head up each year's show and it just gets bigger and better every year!!


"Last year was a great success and we anticipate even more great bikes to show up this year for the 77th Rally. The Full Throttle Saloon pulls out all the stops and together we make this THE show to be at in Sturgis", said Steve Broyles. "The Horse Backstreet Choppers Bike Show has been an awesome event for the Full Throttle Saloon and the Sturgis Rally. Each year attendance grows, more bikes are entered, and more prizes are given away. The Horse does an outstanding job, year after year. We look forward to this year's show."


MORE ABOUT THE 2017 FREE STURGIS BIKE SHOW – PRESENTED BY MICHAEL BALLARD'S FULL THROTTLE SALOON AND THE HORSE BACKSTREET CHOPPERS: Registration is FREE and is from 9am until noon. Competing bikes will be on display at The Full Throttle Saloon from noon until 4 p.m. Those who enter bikes in the show will have a chance to win over $75,000 in door prizes, drawn by raffle ticket, from various companies including Twisted Tea, Custom Chrome/Jammer, Biker's Choice/Tucker Rocky, Factory Metal Works, Stevenson's Cycle, Fabricator Kevin, TC Bros Choppers, Anvil Customs, Boomer's Bike Shop, Biltwell, Chop Docs Choppers, LowBrow Customs, If The Shirt Fits, Spectro Oil, Tropical Tattoo, DK Custom Products, Led Sled, Liquid Icon, Bare Bones Leather, Crank and Stroker, Biker's Pocket Guide, Hijinx Apparel, Hard Luck Designs, Dirty South Divas and many more. A bike must be entered to win door prizes. 



Michael Ballard's Full Throttle Saloon is located in Sturgis, South Dakota and is the World's Largest Biker Bar. The Full Throttle Saloon is one of the largest outdoor bars in Sturgis, with live entertainment nightly during the Sturgis Rally. The Full Throttle Saloon opened in 1999. The brand has grown to include the top rated television documentary "Full Throttle Saloon", produced by Mighty Loud and A. Smith Company and syndicated by Turner Broadcasting on TruTV. For more information about the Full Throttle Saloon please visit fullthrottlesaloon.com.