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Concerts You Have to See at the 79th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

  • Concerts You Have to See at the 79th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
    Concerts You Have to See at the 79th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
Updated: Thursday, August 1, 2019
By : 
Alyssa

Ready to rattle a few brain cells loose?

The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally always has the biggest names and the loudest music, giving rally-goers the most rockin’ party in the U.S.. With music pouring out all across Sturgis and dozens of big name bands playing all nine days of the rally, here are the concerts you have to see. Check out the concerts below to rock your face off during the 79th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. 

Skid Row in Concert
Friday, August 2, 2019

Kick off your Sturgis rally vacation by banging your head to some totally awesome old school hard rock from one of the most rockin' bands to come out during the late 80’s– Skid Row! The New Jersey-based quintet will kick off the 2019 Best Party Anywhere® on Friday, Aug.

Keith Urban in Concert
Saturday, August 3, 2019

Party down with one of Nashville’s biggest artists of the last 20 years when country rock superstar Keith Urban hits the Sturgis Buffalo Chip for the first time ever.

Godsmack in Concert
Sunday, August 4, 2019

Brace yourself for the impact of one of the year’s most relentless concerts. Godsmack’s combination of hard-hitting alternative metal riffs, hypnotic melodies, and no-nonsense lyricism will shake you awake during their 2019 performance at the Buffalo Chip.

Styx in Concert
Monday, August 5, 2019

Launch your party into overdrive with one of the most celebrated progressive rock bands of all time– Styx! These mind-blowing musicians will fill the air with their massive prog/arena rock sound on Monday, August 5, 2019, and you’ll be having The Best of Times when they do!

Cheap Trick in Concert
Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Cheap Trick will be at the Full Throttle Saloon on August 6th with Foghat and Puddle of Mudd for the 79th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally!

Dee Snider in Concert
Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Bust out the Aqua Net, eyeliner, hot pink lip stick, fishnet stockings and get ready to go hog wild because things are about to get more than a little twisted.

Disturbed in Concert
Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Sound the sirens and alert the guards. Things are about to get a little crazy– Windy City modern metal titans Disturbed blast their brand of hooky, heavy, haunting and hard-hitting rock from the Sturgis Buffalo Chip®’s Wolfman Jack Stage on Tuesday, Aug. 6.

Theory of a Deadman in Concert
Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Prepare for a rock, rap and racing extravaganza that’ll raise the dead!

Snoop Dogg in Concert
Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Crank the bass and raise your pimp cup for a party unlike any that’s come to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® before. One of the most acclaimed and legendary rappers of all time, the Doggfather himself, Snoop D-o-double-g, Snoop Dogg will make his motorcycle rally debut at the Best Party Anywhere!

Toby Keith in Concert
Thursday, August 8, 2019

Let freedom ring with a night of all-American anthems from one of country rock music’s most celebrated vocalists Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019!

Volbeat in Concert
Friday, August 9, 2019

Outlaw Gentlemen and Shady Ladies, prepare to Shake Some Dust and Let It Burn with one of hard rock’s most ass-kicking, fast-rising bands of the last decade.

Zakk Sabbath in Concert
Saturday, August 10, 2019

Assemble your crew of head-banging hellions and get ready to thrust your metal horns into the sky!

For a full line up of Sturgis Motorcycle Rally events in the Black Hills and Badlands, visit our Sturgis Motorcycle Rally event page.

About the Author

Alyssa is a Chadron State College graduate with deep roots in the Black Hills and Badlands. As an English Major, she has a passion for writing, people, animals, stationary, and (of course) South Dakota. Her friends often describe her as loyal, funny, and someone who always keeps things interesting. 

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