If you're looking for a good time while on your vacation, look no further than the Sturgis Buffalo Chip®! For 34 years, people from all walks of life have been coming together as family at the rally’s original party to experience motorcycles, music, freedom and camaraderie all in this one incredible location.
The chance to attend a gathering as monumental as the 2016 party during the Sturgis Buffalo Chip's 35th anniversary is truly once in a lifetime, so keep reading to see why the Chip really does throw The Best Party Anywhere™.
Experience a thrill only the biggest names in music can bring as the world’s most legendary performers take to the Buffalo Chip’s main stage at the center of a large natural outdoor amphitheater. More band announcements for the 2016 party at the Chip are coming soon.
Want to be the first to know what bands will rock the Chip in 2016?
Get announcements before special prices end and bands go public by signing up for the Sturgis Rider® Newsletter!
"Had a freaking amazing time at the CHIP this year! Got a tattoo of the Chip logo! Met some fantastic people! Saw some amazing/ crazy things! Rode my bike from TN and rode another 5000 miles to get back home! Hope to do it again next year!"
- - Cheyenne Blackstone, Gatlinburg, Tennessee
In addition to powerful performances from world-class musicians, you'll discover a wide array of crazy contests, sensational bike shows, breathtaking rides, thrilling exhibits, insane stunts and mind-boggling motorcycle events you probably didn't even know existed. The jam-packed schedule of outrageous Chip events practically runs around the clock, and there is truly something for everyone!
"It just really doesn't get much better than this...if you want to have the ultimate 'Sturgis Rally' experience, the Buffalo Chip is the place to be!"
- Karin Clarke
Amenities & Attractions
Take a load off at any of the Chip’s 25+ bars, pay your respects at the Field of Flags, catch some rays at the Bikini Beach Swim Paradise, explore the work of the world renowned artists and master builders at the Motorcycles As Art Exhibit, or just kick back with friends old and new at your campsite. There’s always something fun to do at the Best Party Anywhere!
"We had the time of our lives and will never forget the 75th! We will be back every year from here on out! Thank you for all you do to make the Chip the best place in Sturgis!"
- Lindsay Kuula
To stay up to date on everything Sturgis Buffalo Chip, sign up for the Sturgis Rider® Newsletter! You'll get band and event announcements before they go public and special pricing ends and fun extras like insider rally tips, practical how-tos, suggested ride routes, and other downright entertaining motorcycle and music-related content sent straight to your inbox!
Requests for 2016 Sturgis Rally reservations have been coming in hot, and passes are at their lowest price right now. There’s only one way to get the best deal and ensure your place at the Chip’s 2016 Sturgis Rally party, and that’s to reserve your 2016 passes now!