Rev Up Your August: 5 Cant-Miss Motorcycle Events in Alberta

As Alberta's sun-soaked August days approach, the anticipation among the motorcycle community builds. The open road calls for exciting events where riders can come together, support charitable causes, and revel in the shared love for all things motorcycle. If you're a biking enthusiast looking for ways to fill your August calendar, here's a round-up of the top 5 motorcycle events in Alberta!


(August 1st to 19th, 2023)

  • Location: Begins in St. John’s, NL, traverses through Alberta, and concludes in Vancouver, BC.
  • Highlights: Supports veterans, active military, and first responders in overcoming PTSD stigma. Alberta event dates are August 16th (Medicine Hat to Okotoks) and August 17th (Okotoks to Cranbrook).
  • Costs: Depending on the duration, costs range from $30 to $135. Full details and online registration are available on their website.
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(Friday, August 11, 2023, from 5 pm to 9 pm)

  • Location: Stratotech Park
  • Highlights: This event welcomes racers and street riders of all motorcycle types. An EMRA membership is required to participate, which can be obtained online.
  • Costs: Membership cost details are on the EMRA website.
EMRA Track Attack at Stratotech Park in Alberta


(Saturday, August 19th, 2023, from 7:30 am to 4 pm)

Ride for Dad motorcycle charity ride poster


(Sunday, August 20, 2023, from 1 pm to 4 pm)

Caroline Alberta Show and Shine in August


(Thursday, August 24, 2023, at 10 am to Saturday, August 26, 2023, at 4 pm)

Rally in the Rockets Alberta Motorcycle Ride

Mark your calendars and prepare your motorcycles for these exciting Alberta events. Each offers a unique blend of camaraderie, philanthropy, and adrenaline — all under the beautiful August sun! Whether you're a seasoned rider or a budding enthusiast, if you've got a motorcycle in Alberta - there's something for you here!