Progressive’s Laconia Motorcycle Week | 90th Anniversary

Progressive's Laconia Motorcycle Week | 90th Anniversary2013 Laconia Motorcycle Week June 8 – 16

Progressive’s Laconia Motorcycle Week , “America’s Original Riding Rally,” celebrates 90 years of unmatched riding and a classic rally experience.

Expect this year to be the biggest party yet, filled with good grub, great gear, and fun rides. Be sure to plan your schedule to take in all of New Hampshire’s famous hospitality!

Rally Headquarters has a new location this year and can be found on the boardwalk of Lakeside Avenue, right next to the pier. Ride by and pick up information on New Hampshire’s scenic destinations, guided tours, and pick up your copy of the Laconia Rally News.

Kick-Off your Laconia Motorcycle Week experience on Saturday with the 7th Annual Naswa’s Peter Makris Memorial Run. When you return you’ll be ready to head over to Weirs Beach to find hundreds of vendors, top-notch entertainment, build-offs, bike shows and biker contests.

Thrill-seekers can enjoy all of the speed and action of motorcycle racing at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway with the USCRA Vintage Races during the first weekend of the rally and then closing out the week with the 90th Loudon Classic Superbike Races.  The AMA Pro Hill Climb promises steep and speedy racing is back in Canaan, NH for 2013’s rally.

In Laconia…We Ride!  So be sure to, sign up for one of the many scheduled tours such as: the daily Gypsy Tours, riding in the Rally in the Valley tours, the POW-MIA Freedom Ride, or the famous Mt. Washington Ride to the Sky! When you’re done racing and riding, you’ll have plenty of entertainment to keep you busy.

To wrap up your rally experience, be sure to keep an eye out for more information on a record-breaking parade to be held during the final rally weekend. After you purchase your Official souvenirs from Rally Headquarters or at any Hot Leathers tent location, stop by the Wrap & Roll party at Laconia Harley-Davidson and end your trip in style

Jennifer Anderson (Rally Director) says: “We are proud to celebrate 90 Years Strong during this year’s rally and what better way to do so than with all of our motorcycle friends from across the country and beyond!”

Get your tickets now for Monday June 10th and join Charlie and Jenn from the Laconia Motorcycle Week Association on the M/S Mount Washington Official Motorcycle Week cruise on Lake Winnipesaukee and help them celebrate this milestone!

Laconia Motorcycle Week Details

Rally begins on Saturday, June 8, and ends Sunday, June 16. Laconia Motorcycle Week is open to all riders and enthusiasts and there is no registration or fee is required.  Specific events and show fees may vary.

New and returning riders can find a schedule of events, lodging information and anything they ever needed to know about Laconia Motorcycle Week by visiting or calling 603-366-2000.

About Progressive’s Laconia Motorcycle Week

Progressive’s Laconia Motorcycle Week  is a statewide rally with its epicenter at Weirs Beach, the center of the State of New Hampshire. It began in 1916 and was officially sanctioned in 1917. Though a few years were missed due to world events, 2013 marks the event’s 90th Anniversary. Progressive Laconia Motorcycle Week is presented by Progressive Insurance, Budweiser, Hot Leathers, and AMSOIL. Corporate sponsors include: Twisted Tea, Pepsi, the Lobster Pound, J&P Cycles, Jägermeister, Laconia Harley-Davidson and SYSCO.

Progressive’s Laconia Motorcycle Week also thanks the State of New Hampshire for its large financial contribution to the Rally. For more information on the Rally, including schedule, lodging options, and more, visit, contact the Laconia Motorcycle Week Association, email, or call (603) 366-2000.