The Warrnambool Raid
November 13–16, 2015
Take a trip "down under" to join the celebration of women riders of all ages and all motorcycles. Activities include show and shines, competitions, themed dinners, gymkhana events, day rides, bands, markets, tech talks, rider safety training, prizes, dancing, photo shoots, massages, yoga, Thai chi, spiritual readings and more. 2Wheelbabes.comFemmewallaDecember 11, 2015
Chuckwalla Raceway, Desert Center, Calif.
Now in its 5th year, Femmewalla has become the nation's largest women's track day riding event. Last year 60 women turned out for a day of practicing their skills on the track, with expert instruction on hand, a raffle and so much more. Read our recap story from the 2013 even here.Femmewalla.comBabes in the DirtApril 2016 (dates TBA)
Southern California (location TBA)
The same organizers behind the popular Babes Ride Out all-women camping event (read our story here)
, put on the Babes in the Dirt event, and 2016 will be the third year women gather at an off-road riding park for a day of dirtbike riding and camping with like-minded women. The 2015 event was held at the Hungry Valley SVRA in Gorman, Calif.BabesRideOut.com
International Female Ride Day
May 7, 2016
This globally synchronized day highlights women motorcycle enthusiasts around the world. Women riders are encouraged to get out and ride in force. Read WRN's story on the 2015 event including links to resources to get involved.
Napoleon Harley-Davidson Women's Ride
May 6-8, 2016
All makes and models welcome at this annual women's ride, sponsored by Napoleon Harley-Davidson. Weekend will feature group rides, classes, a fashion show, and more. Happens first weekend in May.
Women's Sportbike Rally West
June 3-5, 2016
Big Bear, California
Capitalizing on the popularity of its sister rally, Women’s Sportbike Rally, now in its 11th year, aims to provide the same atmosphere and camaraderie among sportbike riding women on the west coast. Read our recap story here.
Mid-Atlantic Women's Motorcycle Rally (MAWMR)
June 16-18, 2016
Shepherdstown, West Virginia (new location
This will be the 24th year for this AMA-sanctioned women-only event that features rides, contests, and entertainment nightly. A change in the program for 2016 notes that there will be no vendors as organizers are going back to basics so they can focus on the rally and the riding. All proceeds go to organizations that provide emotional and financial support to women battling cancer.
MAWMR Facebook page
Sweeties on Wheelies2016 Sister's Centennial Motorcycle Ride
June 17-19, 2016
Sweeties on Wheelies is an all-women’s motorcycle run held since 2002 the third weekend in June at a different Wyoming town. Read the WRN story on the event.
July 4–24, 2016
Starts in Long Island, New York
The year 2016 is the 100th anniversary of Augusta and Adeline Van Buren’s courageous and unprecedented ride across the United States on Indian motorcycles. In 1916 they were the first women to cross the continental United States each on their own motorcycle. The Sisters' Centennial Motorcycle Ride will honor and celebrate these female motorcycling heroines of the past, while promoting the growth of women motorcyclists and the motorcycling community. Ride starts in Long Island, New York. One hundred years. One hundred women. Organized by motorcycle adventure touring rider Alisa Clickenger, who is a contributor to WRN. More details about the Sister's Ride here on WRN.SistersMotorcycleRide.comFacebook PageFacebook Event Page
F.L.O.W. (Females Leading Our Way) Weekend
Now in its fifth year, this event is a celebration presented by and dedicated to women riders. The F.L.O.W. weekend will focus on education, with safety seminars and classes on topics like changing your bike's oil, strapping down your bike, and more.
29th Annual Ladies Run of Colorado
July 2016 (dates TBA)
This annual charity run has three start locations and ends in Fairplay, Colo., where the ladies take over the town for a weekend of fun and games. The Ladies of Colorado is the longest running women-organized motorcycle event. Note men are allowed to this event as well.
1st Alberta Ladies Summit
August 5-6, 2016
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Presented by Calgary Harley-Davidson and the local Calgary 9002 H.O.G. Chapter, this summit is designed to bring women and their love and enthusiasm for the sport of motorcycle riding together. No matter what motorcycle you ride, whether you're a passenger, all are welcome. There will be seminars, vendors, two live bands, BBQ, buffet dinner, prizes and the opportunity to meet new friends.
Ladies Adventure Weekend
September 9-11, 2016
Women from all over Ohio gather for the annual Ladies Adventure Weekend to ride and shop in the heart of Amish Country.
Women's Sportbike Rally
September 9-11, 2016
Deals Gap - Fontana, North Carolina
The Women’s Sportbike Rally, now in its 11th year, invites women used to being "one of the guys" to become "one of the girls" for a weekend of riding Deals Gap with like-minded women riders. Check out the Women's Sportbike Rally West going on in California in June and read our recap story here on WRN.
Babes Ride Out
October 2016 (date TBA)Joshua Tree, California
The first three years of this burgeoning all-women's overnight motorcycling camping event attracted women from all over who want to camp, listen to music, and ride with likeminded women. The 2015 event set a record for attendance with more than 1000 attending women making it the largest gathering of women motorcyclists ever. Read our recap story of the 2015 Babes Ride Out event here.BabesRideOut.com