Moto Guzzi National Owners Club
Moto Guzzi National Owners Club
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RALLY CALENDAR

Aug 10, 2019

SIMPLE PLEASURE PIZZA PARTY..... *NEW EVENT* ..... 11:30 AM - ?

Just a simple, old-school, New Haven-style thin-crust pizza lunch...bring your appetite, and an Italian motorcycle! Modern Apizza (since 1934), 874 State Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06511. www.modernapizza.com. According to the HARTFORD COURANT, Modern Apizza is "as good as Wooster Street, but without the lines." + off-street parking is available.

Aug 15 to Aug 18, 2019

28th NEW MEXICO RALLY - GUZZI RIDERS IN NEW MEXICO

Eagle Guest Ranch Campground, Datil, New Mexico. Grand Door Prize: Moto Guzzi California II, Poker Run, 50/50 drawing, awards. $50 registration includes: Grand Door Prize ticket, camping fee Thursday through Saturday nights, lunch and dinner Friday and Saturday, coffee and rolls Sunday. Mechanic and service work available. Parts for sale and swap. Datil is at the intersection of U.S. Highway 60 and New Mexico Highway 12. No preregistration. For more details contact: Matt Forslund at nmmgnocrep@yahoo.com or 505-850-T3T3 (8383); or Stephan Byarlay at nmmgnocrep@yahoo.com or 505-321-5177.

Aug 16 to Aug 18, 2019

18th ANNUAL MICHIGAN MOTO GUZZI RALLY

The Michigan Moto Guzzi Rally will again be held at the Cycle-Moore Campground in Interlochen, Michigan. Rally fee per person before August 1st: Adults $35, under 16 years old free; after August 1st, adults $45, under 16 years old free. Camping fee is $10 per day at the office. Rally fee includes: two nights camping, dinner Friday and Saturday, breakfast Saturday and Sunday, Poker Run / Group Ride on Saturday, rally souvenir pin, awards, prizes, raffle, free soft serve (ice cream) and popcorn. Place: Cycle-Moore Campground, 11075 U.S. 31 South, Interlochen, Michigan 49643. 231-276-9091. Contact/Mail checks to: MGNOC State Rep Randy Peterson, 5133 Park Edge Drive, Honor, Michigan 49640, 231-871-0811, quixotic83@atlantic.net. Or: Frank Dituri, 2800 River Bend, Traverse City, Michigan 49696. 231-866-1851. fvdituri@yahoo.com.

Aug 23 to Aug 25, 2019

ONTARIO GUZZI RIDERS WEST NIPISSING RALLY

ALL MAKES WELCOME: 95 Caron Road, Lavigne, Ontario, just down the road beside the Lavigne Tavern. Pre-registration fee $28 USD or $35 CAD, $45 CAD at the gate. Includes Saturday hot breakfast and dinner and Sunday early continental breakfast. Friday evening is Tavern night with burgers and brats and free musical entertainment. Awards, door prizes, campfire, group rides and 50/50 drawing. Accommodation separate. Camping $15 per night at the JV. Cabins available at the JV and other nearby sites. See website for details, also www.jolivoyageur.com. 705-594-2813. Please, please, please pre-register. It helps us make it better for you. Pre-register through the website at www.ontarioguzziriders.com. Via PayPal, or cheques to Phil Tunbridge, 89 Lougheed Road, Barrie, Ontario, L4N 8E1. 705-722-3312

Aug 30 to Sep 1, 2019

29th MGNOC OHIO BUCKEYE RALLY (Labor Day Weekend)

Friendly Hills Grange Camp, 5880 Friendly Hills Road, (C.R.418), Zanesville, Ohio 43701. Located 7 miles north of Zanesville and nestled right on the Muskingum River. Free Friday night dinner, Saturday breakfast and Saturday night dinner available on site to purchase. 50/50 raffle, door prizes, and awards for Guzzi riders. Tent camping or air conditioned dorms $10/night/person. Cabins $60/night, sleeps 6. Limited RV hookups, hot showers. Early and late arrivals welcome. Contact: Ohio MGNOC State Rep, John Henry, 216-390-2727 or 440-636-9844. To inquire about RV hook up availability, please contact Friendly Hills at 740-452-0016. You can also visit their web site at: www.friendlyhillscamp.org. **At this time, cabins have all been spoken for, but there could be cancellations. Call me (John Henry), if you desire to be added to a waiting list. First come, first served. ***There are no credit card machines available. Cash or check only please.

Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019

24th ANNUAL OREGON HUMBUG CAMPOUT

At Humbug Campground, 4 miles north of Detroit Lake, Oregon FS Road 46, Detroit Lake, Oregon. Arrive Friday, 12:00 P.M., Leave Sunday 11:00 A.M. Fee: $30 for two nights camping in the group camp area. Bring Your Own and something to contribute to the omelet breakfast and Saturday night dinner. For more info contact: Jake Heilman at 971-219-1872 or email jheilman1969@comcast.net. All Seasons Motel 5 minutes away. Phone: 503-854-3421. Website: allseasonsmotel.net.

Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019

TWO RIVERS CAMPGROUND

327 Canaan Road, Skowhegan, Maine. 207-474-6482. Rally Fee: $45. Located in central Maine with beautiful coast of Maine not far away. Or cruise up to the Moosehead region and enjoy some of the true beauty of the Maine woods and culture. Road Kill Stew Friday night. Stay at campground and enjoy the quiet. If you have any questions, please give me a call. Thanks. Galen L. Burke, MGNOC Maine Rep. 207-239-9665. There are motel/hotels in the area also: Towne Motel, 207-474-5151; Belmont Motel, 207-235-6669; Kyes Motel, 800-981-1355.

Sep 13 to Sep 15, 2019

GEORGIA MOTO GUZZI CAMPOUT

Make your plans for the Georgia Moto Guzzi campout in Suches Georgia. Suches is located about 12 miles north of Dahlonega along Route 60. This is the motorcycle campground, Two Wheels of Suches. They have a few rooms available in the lodge, and a number of cabins. Contact them at twowheelsofsuches.com, or call 706-973-1671 to reserve a room or cabin. No reservation needed for camping. Contact MGNOC Rep Wayne Orwig at: wayne.orwig@att.net for details.

Sep 14, 2019

RICONN Tiddler Tour (TT) 10:00 AM - ?

Traverses scenic Rhode Island/Connecticut border. Three prior events were a blast, now in its fourth year... same sort of rules as the previous TT. Starts and ends at John and Tammy Harris', 51 Canterbury Road. (Route 169), Brooklyn, Connecticut 06234. Lunch stop along the way. Some trailer parking available. John always finds new roads we've never seen/ridden before!

Sep 15, 2019

36TH ANNUAL IMOC RALLY 10:00 – 3:00

See www.imoc.website for info. Hamilton Rod & Gun Club, 24 Hamilton Road, Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01566. Featured marque = Benelli. Admission = $10 per person, $15 two-up. America's biggest and longest-running all Italian motorcycle event!

Sep 20 to Sep 22, 2019

18th ANNUAL MGNOC NEVADA STATE CAMPOUT

Dayton State Park, Dayton, Nevada. Come join the Nevada Moto Guzzi Enthusiast (me) at Dayton State Park. An enchanting little park along the banks of the Carson River, in the path of the Pony Express Route, located in the historic Comstock Mining District. Historic sites, nature trails with actual nature, and hiking paths located in and around the park. Many local rides, both scenic and challenging, include Virginia City, Lake Tahoe and the Sierras. $40 if RSVP by 10 September; $50 if you show up unannounced. Rally fee includes: two nights tent camping, Chicken Cacciatore Friday night, yummy breakfast Saturday morning, a fishy Saturday night dinner, muffins and coffee Sunday morning, liquid Beverages, advice on local rides and brothel lore and directions on how to leave town. DIRECTIONS: We are 12 miles east of Carson City on Highway 50. Dayton State Park is located on the southeast side of Highway 50, between the two stoplights in Dayton, on the banks of the Carson River (if it's there). Local restaurants and casinos within walking distance. There are no motels in Dayton. However, there are rooms available 5 miles west which have an extraordinary level of room service, although they are quite expensive and charge by the hour. A few motels are a very nice 11 mile canyon ride away in Gold Hill or Virginia City, and Carson City is about 15 minutes: Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main, Virginia City, 775-847-0111, goldhillhotel.net; Sugar Loaf Motel, 434 South C Street, Virginia City, 775-847-0551, www.virginiacity-nv.org; Silverland Inn & Suites, 100 North E Street, Virginia City, 775-847-4484, info@silverlandusa.com; Gold Dust West Hotel Casino, 2171 Highway 50 East, Carson City, 877-519-5567, www.gdwcasino.com/Carson/index.php. For more information contact: MGNOC Nevada State Rep Daniel South, 775-246-3870 (home), 775-220-8021 (cell or text), email guzzizoomr@charter.net.

Sep 20 to Sep 22, 2019

28th ANNUAL MO-KAN GUZZI CLUB MISSOURI RALLY

Pony Express RV Park, Maysville, Missouri. Join us Friday for chili & hot dogs drinks and live entertainment, Begin your Saturday with breakfast of sausage, eggs, pancakes and of course coffee. We will have a poker run and we also have bike games for all to participate in. The famous slow race is always a highlight. Kids are Included in these games. We follow this with a superb dinner followed by the 50/50 drawing and live entertainment. Sunday is Continental breakfast before we send you on your safe ride home. Beverage for entire weekend is included. We are kid friendly so bring the family. All for only $55 per person, kids 15 and under $5. Riders arriving prior to Friday need to check in and pay daily camping rate. Preregister to Mo-Kan Guzzi Club, 816 Lincoln, and St. Joseph, Missouri 64501. More info call Ace Malott at 816-262-265.

Sep 26 to Sep 28, 2019

19th ANNUAL KENTUCKY FALL RALLY

Kentucky River Campground, 1489 Steel Branch Road, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601. It is hard to believe, but the Kentucky Guzzi Riders Fall Rally with be our 19th! Rally fee is $35. Camping is $8 per person per night. The rally site is about 9 miles north of Frankfort off U.S. 127. 866-227-2465. Hot showers and flush toilets. Contact Rally Chairman: Mike Gozia at 502-241-0337, 7004 Apple Orchard Lane, Crestwood, Kentucky 40014. Email: motogozi@yahoo.com.

Oct 4 to Oct 6, 2019

WEST VIRIGINA MOUNTAIN MOTO GUZZI RALLY

Pipestem Resort State Park at Pipestem, West Virginia. Question regarding campground or lodge reservations should be addressed to the Pipestem Main Lodge: 304-466-1800.

Oct 6, 2019

36th ANNUAL GUZZI RIDERS IN TEXAS (GRIT) RALLY

The one-day FREE event for Moto Guzzi riders and their guests will be held from 8:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M. at 15093 County Road 431 (AKA Jim Hogg Road), Lindale, Texas. It's at the intersection of County Roads 431 and 474 and the entrance is on County Road 474. Come early for the pre-rally campout on Friday and Saturday, October 4 and 5. No water or electric hookups for campers or motor homes, but there are plenty of electrical outlets for your chargers. If it's cool enough and if there's no burn ban, we can enjoy telling tales around the campfire. Explore East Texas on one of the many routes that have been mapped out. There is a swimming pool with a heated spa, so bring your swimsuit and towel. If the weather doesn't cooperate, we can move inside. All meals provided and coffee, tea, water, and soft drinks will be available all weekend. Ken Hand will be making his famous dessert breads again this year! It's okay to come a few days early and/or stay a few days later! For more info, contact: MGNOC Texas State Rep Georganne Foster, 903-3167720, anniev06@yahoo.com.

Oct 20, 2019

23nd ANNUAL FALL MOTO GUZZI NEW ENGLAND DAY 10:00 - 2:00

A tribute to the original, 12 Fall Open Houses at Marsh Motorcycles, but now (since) at The Vanilla Bean, Route 44 and 169, 450 Deerfield Rd., Pomfret, Connecticut 06259, www.vanillabeancafe.com ... for the 11th time.

Dec 7, 2019

CHRISTMAS-TIME AT YE-OLDE-CABIN 7:00 PM - ?

End of year get together (two-up with the ladies or a partner, or solo) at The Log Cabin, 383 Route 87, Lebanon, Connecticut 06249... 860-456-7663, www.logcabinct.com. Please R.S.V.P. to Steven Rossi by Wednesday, December 4 ... 248-470-5788 or sldmrossi@aol.com.