Sturgis Bike Week. From custom bikes to live music, little is left to the imagination. There are plenty of things to see and do in Sturgis during Bike Week. But the road offers so much more. Here are the ten places you won't want to miss out on while you're in South Dakota. Less [...]
Part of what makes Daytona Bike Week so great is the diversity of the event. Attendees can see everything from Flat Track racing to the rat bikes parked outside of Willie's Tropical Tattoo. With so much to cover it can be difficult to see it all so we have snap shots of everything here in [...]
As the week rolls on, the temperatures have risen and the crowds have thickened. The final hoorah of Daytona Bike Week is about to commence with the final weekend upon us. The 75th anniversary has brought crowds larger than ever to the shores of Daytona Beach and we are excited to bring you this update [...]
With a successful 2015 Bike Week in the books we have started preparation for 2016. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the ten day festival and what better way to celebrate than with racing, beer, bikes, and babes. With such a rich history Bike Week grabs the attention of hundreds of thousands of riders [...]
Where the heck were you? Monday was the last day of Bike Week 2011 in Daytona Beach and, true to form, it once again maintained its reputation as one of the biggest biker bashes on the planet.
And if you haven’t visited J&P Cycles’ Destination Daytona location, you owe it to yourself as a biker to make the trip. Tents in the parking lots were filled with stuff you need for your bike — and much of it was priced 50 percent off, including shiny new motorcycle engines. We had tires on sale, and they could even be installed while you waited. We also installed exhaust systems on site, … Continue Reading
Paul Teutul Jr., co-star of the Discovery Channel’s “American Chopper: Sr. Versus Jr.”, rolled onto a stage at our Ormond Beach, Fla., store last Friday with one of two custom Harley-Davidson motorcycles he designed for CrankyApe.com.
The long-touted unveiling occurred in the middle of Bike Week at our Destination Daytona store with thousands of Paul Jr. fans on hand to get a first-hand look at the blue custom-made motorcycle created especially for CrankyApe.com, the online powersport auction company. Paul Jr., his brother, Mikey, and other Paul Jr. Designs employee/stars signed autographs and chatted with J&P visitors after the unveiling. The popularity of Paul Jr.’s TV series was evident, with hundreds … Continue Reading
Our team isn’t the only one busting its butt to make this year’s Bike Week memorable for all. As you can see from the video including in today’s post, there are several industry-leading vendors here, most of whom are showing off the hottest new products for 2010.
Wow, what a crazy first few days! My role this year is making sure people who visit J&P’s Ormond Beach Superstore — officially called the Destination Daytona Superstore — find what they need and can quickly make their way through checkout. I haven’t reached Wal-Mart greeter status yet but already I’ve met a lot of incredible people from all walks of life.
If there’s one thing everyone visiting our Bike Week location has in common, it’s a tremendous passion for motorcycles. As a result, I’ve been able to steal time away from my assigned duties (shh, don’t tell Zach) long enough to talk with several shoppers. Here’s what … Continue Reading
It’s official! Bike Week has begun and if you aren’t here; you are missing out!
- A boatload of entertainers and performers.
- Great food and lots of cold drinks.
- Some of the coolest people on the planet.
- Acres and acres of motorcycle parts and accessories from some of the industry’s leading manufacturers and venders (see complete list below.)
Bike Week has so much to offer that it’s nearly impossible to sum it all up in one blog entry. That’s why our team will be blogging about Bike Week through the next week or so, giving everyone who can’t make it to Daytona a bird’s eye view of all the … Continue Reading
This year, J&P Cycles will be participating in dozens of motorcycle rallies and events nationwide. With any luck — as you’ll see from the list below — we’ll be attending an event close enough to where you live that you and your riding partners can stop by, meet us in person, and check out the latest motorcycle parts and accessories via the J&P Mobile Showroom.
For a complete list of 2010 events, visit the J&P Cycles Events Page (where you can search for events by zip code and state). In the meantime, here’s where to find us January through March of 2010:
- Jan 1-3:
- International Motorcycle Show