Inaugural ‘Oswego Bike Fest’ Welcomes Riders to Famed Oswego SpeedwayPosted on Aug 13, 2013
OSWEGO, NY (August 13, 2013) – In the 63 years that Oswego Speedway has stood along the scenic shores of beautiful Lake Ontario, the 5/8 mile ‘Steel Palace’ oval has seen its share of big events, but nothing quite like what will rumble into town August 23-26.
The Oswego Bike Fest aims to bring two wheel enthusiasts from across New York State and New England to the ‘Home of the Supermodifieds’, in what will be a four daylong gathering of bikers, vendors, rock n’ roll, and good times.
Beginning on Friday, August 23, the weekend long Oswego Bike Fest will bring attendees three consecutive nights of live music featuring acclaimed regional acts Jimmy Wolf, Poison Whiskey (Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band), JP Shaggy, Code Red, 21st Century Cowboys, Emerald City, 3 Inch Fury, and Under the Gun.
The headline concert of the weekend will come Saturday, August 24 when national recording artist Molly Hatchet hits the main stage to rock the night away starting at 9pm.
A full slate of activities will be on tap throughout the weekend including a motorcycle rodeo, the Miss Bike Fest bikini contest, Vertical Outlaws stunt bike show, a burnout pit, mechanical bull rides, bikini bike wash, as well as charity bike rides, several vendors, plus a Military Tribute and fireworks on Sunday.
A total of three charity bike rides will take place featuring a ride to picturesque Watkins Glen International Speedway on Monday, August 26 at 9am along with a ride around the famed Speedway.
Single day admission and weekend passes are available for the Oswego Bike Fest starting at only $5 on Friday and Sunday. Saturday’s single event pricing is only $10. A full three day pass will be available for only $15.
Camping for the entire weekend will also be available on Speedway grounds. For more information on camping as well as vendor information be sure to visit www.oswegobikefest.com.