BMW Riders of Knoxville ROK'On Pre-Rally
July 12-15, at the Two Creeks Campground [Highway 107, Del Rio]. The registration fee is $40 and includes three nights camping, two dinners, unlimited coffee and a breakfast buffet, along with a Rally Pack and maps. For more information, visit twocreeks.shutterfly.com.
Nolichucky Valley Rally
July 31-August 2, starting in Erwin, Tenn. [host motel is the Holiday Inn Express, off I-26 at exit 40, 423-743-4100]. Sponsored by the Motorcycle Sport Touring Association, this is a three-day tour from Asheville, N.C. to Johnson City, Tenn. For more info, go to /www.ridemsta.com.
Cruise for 22q Charity Ride
Aug. 1, benefitting the 22q13 Deletion Foundation, which supports families affected by the Phelan-McDermid syndrome. The two-hour ride starts and ends at Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson & Buell [1820 W. Lamar Alexander Pky., Maryville]. Registration is from 3–4:30 p.m., the ride is from 4:30- 6:30 p.m. Riders can participate in Cruise for 22q with a $20 donation. The entry fee per motorcycle includes the ride, a food voucher, ticket for the concert that evening at The Shed, and a commemorative item. Riders are required to be 18 years or older, or accompanied by an adult to participate in the ride. For more info about Cruise for 22q sponsorships or to preregister for the ride, contact Shanna Veiga at 273-1294.