Thursday March 20, 2014 The Uptown Nightclub 1928 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94612 (510) 451-8100 21 + I.D. required. $8.
The Valley of the Buzzards is a RIDE-in-ONLY, all-day "hogmanay" of vintage choppers, music and more. Complete with four bands: Orchid (Internationally revered Doom Metal band) Pete & Repete Tiger Honey Pot Lite Brite We expect to see custom choppers from all over California, amazing local mexican and thai street tacos, & camping. The Valley of the Buzzards melds the chopper runs of yesteryear with today's connected motorcycle riders, looking only for a good time, sharing a beer and swapping stories from the road with like-minded individuals. This inaugural event is also a benefit for friend and beloved member of the California bike riding community Lee Bender. Lee sustained significant injuries recently when an uninsured driver hit him on his chop. Without healthcare, his bills are stacking up. Proceeds from the event will go towards easing his medical and other expenses as he gets back on his feet. How can You help? All who come out for the event will be benefitting Lee, as a portion of their $20 entrance donation goes towards Lee’s bills after expenses AND gets each visitor entered into a raffle to win awesome stuff from our sponsors: Biltwell, Lowbrow Customs, Throttle Addiction, After Hours Choppers, and the other great businesses who have donated goods. On site, additional tickets to improve your chances to win these truly badass prizes will be available for $10.
Sounds Like: Black Sabbath, The Black Keys, Buddy Guy
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