1. High Point Pro Motocross National
During Father’s Day weekend, the world’s best professional Motocross racers will challenge each other on one of the most legendary motocross facilities in the world — High Point Raceway. The High Point National is the best way to get outside and enjoy the sun, friends, and family while watching the athletes of the most physically-demanding professional action sport go head-to-head in intense, dirt-slinging action.
When: June 14-16
Where: Mt. Morris
Cost: Prices vary
2. Thunder in the Valley® Annual Motorcycle Rally
First offered to the public more than a decade ago, the Thunder in the Valley® Motorcycle Rally is one of the largest of its kind in the northeast. More than 125 vendors and over 100,000 bikers visit Johnstown and Cambria County for scenic rides and the opportunity to mingle with other enthusiasts. The weekend also offers live musical entertainment and other events at local dealerships.
When: June 20-23
3. High Voltage Grand National Cross Country
The world’s top off-road motorcycle and ATV racers will tackle the rolling hills and fast trails of Southwestern Pennsylvania in the High Voltage GNCC. This event challenges man and machine against everything the forest and land can throw at them.
When: July 6-7
Cost: $20 | Kids 6-11: $10 | Ages 5 & under: free
4. Roar on the Shore®
Motorcyclists come from near and far to enjoy this ride in Erie. Roar on the Shore® is one of the fastest-growing charitable motorcycle rallies in the United States. Vendor alley, live entertainment, and the Bringing the Roar Parade are must-dos for attendees.
When: July 17-21
5. Portersville Steam Show
Replicating a wide variety of agriculture from the 1920s, the Portersille Steam Show features tractor pulls, steam engines, train rides, crafts, a flea market, and live demonstrations. Stay cool with some ice cream or a cold refreshment while strolling through the vintage village of Portersville.
When: August 1-4
6. Das Awkscht Fescht
Das Awkscht Fescht is one of the country’s largest antique and classic car shows held in the beautiful Macungie Memorial Park. The event features live music, food, arts, crafts and antiques, a flea market, kids’ activities, bingo, a toy show, and fireworks display.
When: August 2-3
7. Corvettes in Carlisle
The largest Corvette event in the world, the annual Corvettes at Carlisle event, features more than 5,000 Corvettes representing all generations of America’s classic sports car. Corvette enthusiasts can participate in autocross, burnouts, and the parade through historic downtown Carlisle.
When: August 22-25
Cost: Prices vary
8. 41st Annual Wheels of Time Rod & Custom Jamboree
Wheels of Time Rod & Custom Jamboree boasts more than 2,000 street rods and customs complete with bands, games, and special features in the Lehigh Valley. Kick off three days of nothing but classic cars on the cruise through Macungie and Emmaus.
When: August 23-25