Get revved up for the 4th Annual Steel Horse Rally
The 4th Annual Steel Horse Rally roars into Fort Smith, Ark. on May 4-5, 2018 with exciting rally events, live entertainment, family activities, and, for the first time, motorcycle racing, at the 2018 Steel Horse Rally Shootout! Riders will experience some of the most scenic motorcycle roads on the continent—and park your bike in the middle of one of the widest downtown streets in North America. Experience the Steel Horse Rally Thunder through the Valley Motorcycle Parade, Poker Runs & Scenic Rides, Vendor Village, Birds of Prey Show, 4th Annual Miss Steel Horse Rally Bikini Contest, Bobaflex and Shallow Side live in Concert & more.
Be part of the special 2018 Pre-Rally Events
The party starts before the 4th Annual Steel Horse Rally with a concert, a motorcycle ride and an educational bourbon tasting aboard a scenic railroad: all to help raise donations for local charities. See Bobaflex, the band that rocked the 3rd Annual Steel Horse Rally, on Saturday, Feb 10th at the Sound Room in Fort Smith ($10 Charitable Donation at the Door; Ages 18 & up) with proceeds from the concert benefiting the Steel Horse Rally Inc. charity. Join us for the 4th Annual Frozen Knuckles Run on Feb. 25th and Ride the Rails this spring on the 2nd Annual Steel Wheels Bourbon Express. More details coming soon.
Rally in the heart of historic downtown Fort Smith
The Steel Horse Rally has become one of the fastest-growing motorcycle rallies in the nation. And this is your Steel Horse Rally: we welcome riders, enthusiasts, families, and people who just want to have a great time at a fun-filled event for charity in Fort Smith’s dynamic downtown. Last year’s Rally drew more than 75,000 people, with an economic impact of $13.8 million, including thousands of dollars raised for local charities. Come experience the incredible motorcycle roads and all of the great restaurants, bars, shopping, history and art that the area has to offer.
Honoring All Who Serve & Helping Local Charities
The Steel Horse Rally Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 charity established in 2014 to benefit local charities and help the local community. The Steel Horse Rally is your opportunity to come out and have a great time and, at the same time, honoring all who serve and helping those in need. Special rally events like the Heroes Salute Ride & Ceremony pay special tribute to our military and veterans. The Steel Horse Rally is committed to helping our local charitable organizations, with donations from the event directly benefiting our veterans, military, and their families. Click here to learn more
Get ready, race fans. Fort the first time, motorcycle racing will officially be part of the 2018 Steel Horse Rally—featuring some of the finest riders in the country. The Steel Horse Rally Shootout is the perfect way to kick off the 2018 event. The race will take place on a 1/2-mile dirt tract—featuring flat straightaways and banked turns—with multiple class offerings for riders. Winners will receive trophies and pro class will receive cash prizes. Proceeds from the event benefit the Steel Horse Rally Inc. charity. Plus, the Steel Horse Dealers Challenge invites all dealerships within a 90-mile radius to bring their own bike and compete for the revolving trophy. We are currently looking for racers and dealers! Please contact us using the form below, at info@TheSteelHorseRally.com, or click here to learn more
Get Involved in YOUR Steel Horse Rally
The Steel Horse Rally is a huge success thanks to a dedicated team of the Steel Horse Rally Sponsors and Volunteers. We have lots of ways for you, your business, or your organization to get involved in fun and exciting events leading up to and during the rally including unique sponsorship opportunities for this charity event. We are also currently looking for non-food vendors. If you or your business would like to be part of the 2018 Steel Horse Rally, please contact us today at info@TheSteelHorseRally.com
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Get the VIB Experience at the 2018 Steel Horse Rally: Enjoy the live entertainment at the Steel Horse Rally up close, right up front in the exclusive VIB area, plus enjoy access to special areas and avoid waiting in long lines with your VIB pass at Steel Horse Rally events. For your tax deduction charitable donation, the VIB Package includes even more this year, but only a limited number will be available. More details coming soon.
Charity Motorcycle Rally in Fort Smith, Arkansas that Honors All Who Serve
The 2017 Steel Horse Rally brought more than 70,000 people to downtown Fort Smith and had a local economic impact of more than $13.8 Million. Thanks to the success of 3rd Annual Steel Horse Rally and the generosity and support of all of the sponsors and everyone who attended, the Steel Horse Rally Inc charity was able to donate more than $20,000 to local charities. Charity applications are currently being accepted for local charities to be considered to be recipients of donations raised at the 2018 Steel Horse Rally.
The 2018 Annual Steel Horse Rally will roar into Fort Smith, Ark. on May 4th and 5th, 2018 and will include some new, very exciting events. Come be part of one of the fastest-growing motorcycle rallies in the nation: YOUR Steel Horse Rally! Experience some of the most scenic motorcycle roads in on the continent and park your motorcycle in the middle of widest downtown streets in north America. Get ready to have a great time at YOUR motorcycle rally: The 4th Annual Steel Horse Rally, May 4th & 5th, 2018 in Fort Smith, Ark. as we honor all who serve and help local charities.
New for 2018: Motorcycle Racing! The Steel Horse Rally is proud to Announce the 1st Steel Horse Rally Shootout, Friday May 4th, featuring multiple classes of motorcycle racing. If you’re a rider or dealer and would like to get involved, click here for more info or e-mail info@TheSteelHorseRally.com
The Steel Horse Rally is a huge success thanks to a dedicated team of the Steel Horse Rally Sponsors and Volunteers. If you or your business would like to be part of the 2018 Steel Horse Rally, please contact us today at info@TheSteelHorseRally.com
2018 Steel Horse Rally Schedule
Bobaflex, back by popular demand, will be live in concert on Saturday, Feb. 10th at The Sound Room on Garrison Ave. in Fort Smith. This band that rocked the 2017 Steel Horse Rally is back in town for this very special concert to benefit the Steel Horse Rally in the newly-enclosed Sound Room. $10 Charitable Donation at the door. Ages 18 and up.
Save the date! Saturday, Feb, 24th, 2018. The 2018 Frozen Knuckles Run officially kicks off the riding season in Western Arkansas and the ride, great food and festivities benefit the Steel Horse Rally Inc. charity. No matter what the weather, there is always great food and a beautiful short ride through the scenic roads of the area. Even if you don't ride, come out and make a donation, enjoy great food, door prizes and more. Pre-registration available now. Click here for details.
The 2018 Steel Wheels Bourbon Express: Educational Bourbon & Wine Tasting aboard the Ark. & Mo. Railroad to benefit the Steel Horse Rally Inc. charity. Spring 2018. More details coming soon.
The 2018 Steel Horse Rally Officially Kicks Off
2018 Public Guardian Poker Run
Garrison Ave Bike only parking
The 2018 Steel Horse Rally Shootout
For the first time, motorcycle racing comes to the Steel Horse Rally. See fast-paced dirt track motorcycle racing at Tri-State Speedway with donations and proceeds from admission going to help the Steel Horse Rally Inc. charity.
The Local Law Enforcement Fun Run
See incredible rolling pieces of history on display in the Vendor Village thanks to the Diamond Chapter of the Antique Motorcycle Club of America. 2018 TBD
Garrison Ave open only to Bike traffic 2018
Ride your motorcycle in the 4th Annual SHR Thunder Through the Valley Motorcycle Parade. Lineup starts at 3 p.m. at Fort Smith Park. Parade starts at 4 p.m. For more info click here 2018 TBD
Steel Horse Alley Stage Concert 2018 TBD
2018 SHR Concert TBD click here
The Steel Horse Rally Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 charity established in 2014 to benefit local charities and help the local community. The first Rally was held May 1st & 2nd, 2015 in Fort Smith, AR and raised thousands for local charities with an attendance of more than 30,000 people and a local economic impact of more than $4.2 Million. In three short years the attendance has grown to an estimated record of more than 50,000 motorcycles and 75,000 attendees. The local positive economic impact of the 2017 SHR is estimated at $13.8 Million.
The annual charity motorcycle rally is open to all and helps several local charities. Charities benefiting from the 2017 Steel Horse Rally include Heroes on the Water, the Buddy Smith Veterans Home, The ARC for the River Valley, the Fort Smith Museum of History and Earthbound Angels.
The Steel Horse Rally has already received several local, regional and national awards for being an outstanding community event and for having great live entertainment. An annual tradition in Fort Smith, AR the Steel Horse Motorcycle Rally boasts the Thunder Through the Valley Motorcycle Parade, Vendor Village, Heroes Row of Military and Veterans organizations, poker runs, concerts, and helping, even more, charities each year.
Motorcycle riders from Dallas, TX, Memphis, TN, Tulsa, and Okla City OK, St Louis Mo and even further traveled to Arkansas for the rally and to enjoy all the area has to offer. The River Valley and Northeast Oklahoma offer some of the best motorcycle rides you will find anywhere. Visit our ride page for more detailed information. Visit our friends at Arkansas Motorcycling for more great rides in the Northwest Arkansas area and all over the state. For the Sooner State visit TravelOK for rides and information about Oklahoma motorcycling.