Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will there be trailer parking and truck parking?
A. There will be no truck or trailer parking at the Holiday Inn or the Comfort Inn. Due to limited space at both properties we have made arrangements for overflow parking. While we understand that you would like to have your truck/trailer on site we appreciate your cooperation and understanding. You will be able to unload your personal belongings and motorcycle upon arrival and then be directed to the overflow area.
Q. Will there be field events?
A. Yes, our events coordinator will be putting together the events so please check our Rally Schedule often for all the updates.
Q. Will there be a Bike show?
A. Yes the bike show will be conducted according to the rules and classifications within the guidelines of the Harley Owners Gorup. Details to follow and will be put on our Rally Schedule soon.
Q. Is Virginia a Helmet Law State?
A. Yes, helmets are required at all times while operating a motorcycle in Virginia.
Q. Are the hotels listed on your web site close to each other?
A. Yes, the Holiday Inn and comfort Inn are side by side. The other hotels listed are within a short distance of the rally site.
Q. If after reviewing your web site I still have questions who can I contact?
A. You may call 757-471-3669 and speak with the Rally Coordinator direct or you may wish to talk to anyone listed under the committee section if you have a particular question pertaining to that person. Their email and phone numbers are listed.
Q. Does everyone have to register?
A. Yes, in order to be able to attend all functions and events, all members and guests must pre-register or register onsite in the registration area to receive their wristband. You must have a wristband to enter.
Q. Why would I want to attend this years rally?
A. You will have the opportunity to meet old and new HOG members from all over the US and the world to cultivate new and lasting friendships. The rally will also offer plenty of challenges with bike games, bike show, poker runs and more.
Q. Will it be safe to pre-register on line with my credit card?
A. Yes, HOG uses VeriSign to validate the security of the online registration process. You can feel safe using your Visa, MasterCard or Debit Card to register for the rally.
Q. Will you offer a day pass to the Rally?
A. There are no day passes that will be offered. You are welcome to attend for just one day but the cost of $30 registration fee still applies.
Q. Will there be merchandise for sale at the rally site?
A. There is limited merchandise for sale and typically it is sold on the first day of the event. If you want to make sure you get your merchandise, please purchase it when you register. Read your registration form carefully and select your merchandise carefully. READ THE FORM COMPLETELY.
Q. When will I be able to make lodging reservations for the Rally.
A. Hotel reservations for the 2014 VA State Rally will begin November 1st for all those hotels listed under our lodging section of our web site.
Q. Will there be anything special for Life Members?
A. Details of what we will do for life members is in the early planning stages and details will be announced at a later date.
Q. Is my pre-registration transferrable?
A. No, we are sorry but all pre-registered fees are non-transferrable and non-refundable. Unclaimed rally packets will not be mailed. If you are unable to attend the rally please make arrangements for someone to pick up your rally packet.
Q. Will the host hotel allow pets?
A. There are no pets allowed at the Host Hotel (Holiday Inn Harrisonburg) and the Comfort Inn right next door.
Q. Do I need my National HOG Card?
A. Yes, you will need your HOG Card upon check in for verification of your HOG Number / membership.
Q. Will I receive confirmation in the mail of my registration?
A. If you register on line your email is your confirmation. NO CONFIRMATION CARDS WILL BE MAILED.
Q. Who can attend the rally?
A. H.O.G. members and associate members only plus one guest per member/associate. Members and associates should register as members. Bring a guest, the more the merrier!
Q. Will there be things going on pertaining to the rally that are not held at the host hotel?
A. Yes, opening ceremonies are being hosted by Shenandoah Harley Davidson at their location (see schedule), closing ceremonies will be held at JMU Veterans Memorial Park. Please check schedule for numerous updates and we continue to plan this event.
Q. If I want to be a vendor at the rally who do I contact?
A. You may contact Kathy Michael at her website: or give her a call at (262) 642-7158. She is in charge of any and all vendors at this event.
Jun 26 - 28, 2014

Harrisonburg, VA


May 8, 2014