Thunder in the Smokies schedule
The Thunder in the Smokies fall motorcycle rally is scheduled for Sept. 13 through Sept. 15 at Maggie Valley Festival Grounds.
The rally will feature tour rides, live music, bike shows, bike games, vendors and more. Online tickets cost $17 for a three-day pass for anyone 13 and older. The weekend passes include all three days and the nightly concerts. Tickets at the gate cost $20 for a three-day pass and $8 for children 5 to 12.
Gates will be open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Schedule of events
Friday, Sept. 13
5:30 to 7 p.m. McKayla Reece
7:30 to 9 p.m. Band TBA
9:30 to 11 p.m. The John King Band
Saturday, Sept. 14
10 a.m. Free Tour Ride on the Blue Ridge Parkway
Noon Ride in Bike Show Sponsored by Lanier Law Group
1 p.m. Winners Announced $500 Cash Prize
1 to 1:20 p.m. Logging Demonstration
1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Bike Games Sponsored by AIM$500 Cash Prize
4:15 to 6:15 p.m. Mickie James Autograph Session
4:45 to 5:05 p.m. Logging Demonstration
5:30 to 7 p.m. Adam Dean Mullins
7 to 7:30 p.m. Comedian Sid Davis
7:30 to 9 p.m Mickie James
9 to 9:30 p.m. Comedian Sid Davis
9:30 to 11 p.m. Cody McCarver
Sunday, Sept. 15
Vendors open until 3 p.m.
9 to 10 a.m. Free pancake breakfast
10 a.m. Church service