BMW MOA National Rally June 16-18, 2022 - celebrate 50 years of the MOA!

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People’s Choice Bike Show Awards

Every year, Rally attendees have the opportunity to enter their bikes in the People's Choice Bike Show. If you don't want to enter, you can (and should!) stop by the PCBS and vote for your favorite bikes in some obvious categories - Airheads, Oilheads, K Bricks, etc. - and some...
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Ride to the Rally from the east!

You know where to go from the west to get to Great Falls - now it's time to find out how to get there from the east! Join Paul Phillips and Ed Field in this video from the MOA's YouTube channel and get the low-down on the best routes on...
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First-Ever Brewfest at the National

Register for Brewfest Now! Click Here A first-time event for the BMW MOA and the National Rally, Brewfest will be held 1-5pm on Friday, June 25 in the Heritage Building. Montana breweries will treat MOA members to samples of their favorite beers. Brewmasters and people in the know from each...
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June update from the Rally Chairs

Wow, what a couple of years it's been since we started our Rally planning back in the fall of 2019. At long last we are now only weeks away from the opening of the 2021 BMW MOA Saddle Up & Ride National Rally at the Montana Expo Park in Great...
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People’s Choice Bike Show

This is an event for everyone-those who want to show-off their BMW motorcycles and everyone else who wants to judge them. That's why it is called "People's Choice." This event is different from the Vintage Bike show in that the categories cover a broader range of bike types, some stock...
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Vintage BMW display and seminar

The "Vintage Display" at the Great Falls Rally will offer an up-close view of the rich history of BMW motorcycles for all those who study, treasure and enjoy these amazing machines. All BMW Motorrad collectors, restorers and enthusiasts are invited and encouraged to exhibit their vintage machines. Additionally, all Rally...
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Rallygoers Talk


This One Time at the National

What can you see on the way to the Rally?

There are lots of interesting things to see and visit between where you live and the Montana ExpoPark in Great Falls. Whatever you're seeing, share...
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Phil and the Joy of Rallying

Just so happens the MOA and I were born in the same year, 1972. Even though I have been riding (legally) since I was 16...
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Thomas and the Sleeping Pool

It was 2008 and the MOA Rally in Gillette, Wyoming, beckoned. My riding buddy Thomas had recently returned from Iraq and was still feeling the...
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Phil and the Left Turn

What do I want to do at my first MOA Rally? To get to the point, it seems to be the best way to get...
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Bill at Morganton, when the Friendships Began

The first MOA rally I attended was in Morganton, North Carolina, in 1996. While each rally I’ve attended since was special in one way or...
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Tom and his first R 60

The year was 1984 and my best bud Kirk had a 1960-something R 60/2. He wanted to go to the National Rally in Missoula, Montana....
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