The first Bikes, Blues, & BBQ rally was held in the year 2000 with just over 300 riders. Today, Bikes, Blues & BBQ is the largest motorcycle rally in the United States benefiting local charities. Last year, it was estimated that over 400,000 people attended the rally from all 50 states and many other countries.
A Spirit of Giving Back
Bikes, Blues, & BBQ is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and has donated over $800,000 to local charities since 2000. Bikes, Blues, & BBQ is also a recipient of the Arkansas State Tourism 2008 Henry Award for Special Achievement. The Henry Awards honor individuals and organizations that have made important contributions to the state’s tourism industry in the preceding year.
This is where it all began! You will find the best in festival food, free live music, cold refreshments, and an assortment of merchandise to please all attendees. There will be vendors ranging from ride wear, leathers, and fashionable apparel, to insurance, legal council, and veteran information. There is something for everyone! Even if you are not a biker, you will find something just for you!
Walton Arts Center Lot
The WAC lot hosts the Sponsor Lot and Food Court, which serves as entrance to the BBB Beer Garden and Main Stage.
The House Lot is directly north of the WAC lot and between the two is considered Dickson St Ground Zero.
One of the first true venues of Bikes, Blues, & BBQ, this lot is east of the House Lot, and is perfectly situated by all of the Dickson St Restaurant and Bar Patios.
Vendors Are a Huge Part of Our Success! - Reserve Your Booth Today
Bikes, Blues & BBQ is the fastest growing and the largest motorcycle rally in the United States benefiting local charities.
Hundreds of thousands of people attend Bikes, Blues & BBQ; a huge part of the success of the rally comes from the contributions and uniqueness of our vendors. People who attend Bikes, Blues & BBQ come from all 50 states and many countries to check out the merchandise that our vendors have to offer.
Bikes, Blues & BBQ is a family-friendly rally, please take this into consideration before submitting an application.