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BIKE NIGHT CONCERT SERIES


Harley-Davidson Museum® Bike Night
H-D Museum Motorcycle Plaza
Every Thursday from May 10 – September 27
5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

All bikes unite every Thursday at the Harley-Davidson Museum. Grab your bike. Join other riders for live music, fun and plenty of eye candy. Enjoy food and drink specials inside and outside MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant – including $3 beers with your MOTOR Bike Night Koozie Special – allseason long (koozies available at The Shop on the Museum campus). 

Come early and visit the Harley-Davidson Museum® from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. H.O.G members get in free to the H-D Museum every day - for full admission details, visit h-dmuseum.com.

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May 10th
H-D Museum™ Bike Night Season Kick-Off

It’s time to kick-start the 2018 riding season! The Summer of the 115th starts Thursday, May 10 with the H-D Museum™ Bike Night Season Kick-Off. The Bike Night Concert Series begins with live music from The Number 9 Blacktops, a trio of flatlanders bringing their rockabilly stylings over the Cheddar Curtain. In addition to getting an earful of live music, Bike Night attendees will have the chance to win their very own 115th Anniversary Rally Pack plus other unique Harley-Davidson merchandise found only here. And if you sign up for the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program, you’ll have a chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com).  

May 17th
H-D Museum™ Shovelhead Bike Night

The H-D Museum’s Bike Night Concert Series continues with an appearance by sizzlin’ Southern rockers, The Sociables as we celebrate the legendary Shovelhead Engine. Come check out a display of cool classic bikes and grab a cold one with the High Voltage Crew. Sign up for your H-D Black Card to join the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com).  

May 24th
H-D Museum™ Ride Safe Bike Night

Calling all country fans! Tonight is your night, as we feature David McElroy on the H-D Museum Bike Night Stage.  As we start the riding season, come learn about keeping the rubber side down with information about from our friends at the H-D Riding Academy Advanced Rider Course and the Wisconsin Department of Transportation rider simulators. Sign up for your H-D Black Card to join the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com).   

May 31st
H-D Museum™ Ladies Bike Night powered by Suburban Motors Harley-Davidson® 

It’s Ladies Bike Night, but we’re inviting everyone to celebrate the ladies who roll on two wheels! Check out the 5th Annual Women’s Ride as it lands at the H-D Museum campus. The Bike Night Concert Series features classic alternative rock from Jackie Brown and the Boys.  Join our friends from Brewtown Rumble for your last chance to sign up for the 4th Annual Rumble, taking place at a new location only blocks away from 6th & Canal on South 5th Street by Fuel Café on Sunday, June 3rd. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com).   

June 7th
H-D Museum™ United We Roll Bike Night powered by Suburban Motors Harley-Davidson® 

It’s a PrideFest pre-party as we kick off the weekend with Milwaukee’s Unity Celebration. The Bike Night Concert Series rocks and rolls on with bluesy, barroom tunes by The Ryan McGrath Band out of Madison, Wis. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com). Keep the fun going all-weekend long when you join the Ride With Pride Unity Ride taking place on Saturday, June 9th or just meet at the H-D Museum, beginning at 10am. 

June 14th
H-D Museum™ Outlaw Country Bike Night

Tonight, the Bike Night Concert Series stage features outlaw country, dirty blues, southern rock and Americana music by hardworking road dogs the Barnyard Stompers. Connect with the Summerfest Street Team for a chance to win coveted tickets to the world’s largest music festival or some awesome Summerfest swag. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com).   

June 21st
H-D Museum™ Military Appreciation Bike Night

Help us support our hardworking men and women in uniform – both active and veterans – as we celebrate Military Appreciation Bike Night.  The Bike Night Concert Series features straight-up rock ’n roll by Milwaukee’s own Oil Can Harry. Join the American Legion Riders and other military groups for a patriotic night celebrating those who have fought for our freedom. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com).   

June 28th
H-D Museum™ Rockabilly Bike Night

Tonight, the Bike Night Concert Series features Them Guilty Aces, a rockabilly, soul and rock ’n roll roots band out of Chicago. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com). 

July 5th
H-D Museum™ All for Freedom. Freedom for All. Bike Night

As we celebrate our country’s Independence, we take time to remember our pledge: All for Freedom. Freedom for All! Celebrate the fun and freedom that only a Harley-Davidson can deliver while we raise a toast to the greatest country on earth. Ride in for the Bike Night Concert Series featuring the Cactus Bros., a local rock band that lives on rock n’ roll, beer & motorcycles. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

July 12th
H-D Museum™ 10th Birthday and Wild Ones Kick Off Bike Night powered
by Suburban Motors Harley-Davidson® 

We’ve hit double digits! Join the Harley-Davidson Museum as we celebrate a full decade of being one of Milwaukee’s top tourist destinations. Thursday, kickstart the party with Bike Night where we’ll feature 10 years of Museum trivia, live music by The Radio Wranglers, a Milwaukee Fire Department Fire Boat Show at 7 p.m. before we end with a bang when the fireworks show begins at 8:50 p.m. 

All weekend long enjoy the Vintage Wall of Death Stunt Show (by Ives Brothers). Then start out your Saturday watching the Panhead 70th Anniversary Pandemonium Ride land at 10 a.m. and stay for the antique motorcycle show and vintage motorcycle field games. It’s all part of our Wild Ones: Vintage Motorcycle Rally!

Enjoy special menu items including the Original Cafe Racer Footlong Hot Dog, Birthday Cupcakes and a Bloody Mary Bar! Don’t forget to get your Museum birthday swag like special edition T-shirts, patches, pins and $10 featured bundles in the Shop. Plus, Museum admission is just $10 from July 12-15.

Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

July 19th
H-D Museum™ Classic Rock Bike Night

No need to face your Summerfest withdrawal without a little help from your friends. Join fellow riders at the H-D Museum as our Bike Night Concert Series rocks and rolls on with free music to keep the party going all summer long. Tonight, Katie Mack and The Moan bring its classic rock and blues jams to the party.  Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

July 26th
H-D Museum™ German Fest Bike Night

Tonight, the Bike Night Concert Series stage features the classic blues stylings of The Carpetbaggers. Break out the lederhosen and connect with the German Fest Street Team for a chance to walk away with tickets to Milwaukee’s largest German Heritage Celebration. Finally, check out the unique demonstration by STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS athletes. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

August 2nd
H-D Museum™ Irish Fest Bike Night

Faith and begorrah! We’ve managed to bring the Irish Fest Street Team to come down and provide our Bike Night guests with the chance to win tickets to Milwaukee’s largest Irish Heritage Celebration. The Guinness and Jameson will be flowing as we celebrate the Irish tricolor. Our free Bike Night Concert Series will feature R&B, Soul and Funk from Milwaukee’s own Tweed Funk band. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

August 9th
H-D Museum™ YP Bike Night

Get ready as the Milwaukee Young Professionals take over Bike Night! Good Boy Daisy, a young, hip rock band out of Scottsdale, Arizona with a sound that rivals the Foo Fighters, Rage Against the Machine, Nirvana, Alice in Chains and Paramore will command the Bike Night Concert Series stage. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

August 16th
H-D Museum™ Irish Rock Bike Night

Kicking off a fun-filled weekend, tonight’s Bike Night brings a good taste of the craic to the Museum campus. The Bike Night Concert Series features an Irish Rock band that will get all the lads and lasses shaking their shamrocks. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

August 23rd
H-D Museum™ Calm Before the Storm Bike Night

It’s our last Bike Night before the motorcycle universe descends on Milwaukee for the 115th H-D Anniversary Celebration. Join fellow riders and friends as you map out your Labor Day weekend and enjoy the free music as the Bike Night Concert Series features the Kyle Megna Duo, a dark, indie, blues, folk and rock band that received the 2017 Alternative Rock Group of the Year award from the Wisconsin Area Music Industry. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

September 6th
H-D Museum™ Chopper Bike Night

Calling all Chopper Motorcycles Builders to come down to show off your bikes at the Museum’s Chopper Bike Night. Tonight serves as a pre-party to the shenanigans on tap for the High Voltage Vintage Motorcycle & Chopper Block Party, which takes place Saturday, September 8th in Bay View. The Bike Night Concert Series brings Xeno and Joe Trio to the stage for time-tested classic rock and smatterings from across the musical spectrum. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

September 13th
H-D Museum™ Urban Bike Night

It will be impossible to keep still when DJ Cheerio and Salsabrosa Dance Company descend on the Museum campus for Urban Bike Night. And if you’re rolling sculpture is ready for prime time, be sure to enter your bike in the Urban Bike Show where you’ll try and win some hardware for Best Sound, Best Paint and Best Overall Custom. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

September 20th
H-D Museum™ HOGtoberfest Bike Night

As fall begins to settle in, the Museum gets ready to bring back one of our favorite Bike Nights of the year–HOGtoberfest! Come cheer on the Plymouth High School Junge Kameraden as the Gemütlichkeit and Oktoberfest beers flow for this distinctively German party. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more at the end of the season (details on h-dmuseum.com) & grab a raffle ticket to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D leather jacket each week.

September 27th
H-D Museum™ Outdoor Bike Night Finale

It is that bittersweet time of year when bring all our rowdy friends together for our final outdoor Bike Night of the season, and you can bet we won’t go quietly into this good night. Join fellow riders and friends as the Big Al Wetzel Band takes over the Bike Night Concert Series Stage. Remember to scan your H-D Black Card and check in with the H-D Museum Bike Night Loyalty Program for your chance to win exclusive experiences, tours and more (details on h-dmuseum.com). Plus, grab a raffle ticket for a chance to win 115th Parade Passes or an authentic H-D Leather Jacket.