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Coming to the Rally? Well, here are a few things you should know that might help you navigate through this exciting event, whether you are attending as a spectator or a vendor.

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Headquarters
1040 2nd Street, Suite 201, Sturgis, South Dakota 57785
Website can answer questions about accommodations, vending requirements, vending space, and more. Web site is easy to navigate and full of useful information.

Sturgis Reservations call 866-788-7447
The place to call if you are looking for hotel/motel accommodations.

Emergency Information while in Sturgis - call 911
  • Sturgis Police Department - 605.347.2573
  • Sturgis Fire Department - 605.347.5801/347.5611
  • Ambulance - 605.347.2574 HOSPITALS
  • Sturgis Community Hospital - 605.347.2536
  • Fort Meade VA Medical Center - 605.347.2511

  • Vehicles parked on Main Street after 2:00 a.m. will be towed
  • Sturgis has a no tolerance policy with regards to drugs and alcohol
  • Alcoholic beverages are not allowed in public, and only allowed in establishments where alcohol is served
  • Urinating in public is forbidden
  • Public indecency/indecent exposure laws are strictly enforced

  • East Main Laundry - 915 East Main Street, Sturgis

  • Sturgis Post Office - 4th Street and Lazelle
  • UPS - 3421 Whitewood Service Road
  • UPS Substation - Sturgis Harley-Davidson, 1040 Junction Avenue




  • NO Adult Helmet Law (helmets required for 18 and under)
  • Glasses required unless equipped with windscreen
  • Clear glasses required after sunset
  • Modulating headlights are permitted
  • Passenger seat/pegs are required if you carry a passenger
  • Right AND left mirror are required
  • Motorcycle passengers must be behind driver

BREAKFAST! The most important meal of the day!
Several local charities rely on funds they raise during the Rally to help them do good works the rest of the year. The food is great and the people are friendly.
  • First Presbyterian Church - 1319 Junction Avenue
  • Grace Lutheran Church - 1061 Sherman Street
  • Senior Citizens Center - 919 2nd Street
  • Marine Corps Jr. ROTC - 12901 Highway 79, at the Sturgis High School

We make it easy for you if the "love bug" bites you while you are visiting us... To obtain a marriage license from the Register of Deeds both parties must be present; one form of ID is required from each person; $40.00 CASH (travelers checks are accepted); no waiting and same day marriages OK; license is good for 20 days; YOU MUST LOCATE YOUR OWN MINISTER OR JUSTICE OF THE PEACE - Clerk of Courts will not marry you.
  • Register of Deeds - 1425 Sherman Street 605.347.2536
  • Jon D. Swan, Minister/Motorcyclist - 605.347.1926