Events Calendar

Last Updated: 6:50am PST December 31, 2013
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1st Saturday, 12:00 noon: Southern Oregon OVM members meeting. at Bruno's Pizza, 2105 Roberts Road, Medford OR.

2nd Saturday, 12:00 noon: OVM meeting at Columbia River Brewing, 1728 NE 40th, Portland OR 97212 Tel: 503 943-6157. Ride after meeting, weather permitting. All interested parties are welcome to attend.

3rd Saturday, 10:00am: Salem area breakfast meeting at Schroeder's Guest House and Restaurant, 4850 Portland Rd NE, Salem OR. Take exit 258 from I-5. Ride after, weather permitting.

3rd Sunday, 3:00pm: Eugene area non-official BS session at East 19th Street Cafe, 1485 E 19th Ave., Eugene OR.

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Listed below are events organized by or sponsored directly by OVM:


February 15, Saturday OVM Banquet. Start time is 5:00PM for Happy Hour and mixing. Presentation and socializing from 6:00PM - 9:00PM. Guest presenter is Kenny Dreer who will speak about the evolution of the Norton marque.

Event is sponsored by OVM to support membership participation. Price per person is $10 if paid by Wednesday, January 15. NOTE: Tickets paid for after January 15 or at the door are $20 ea. Choice of entree is 1) Prime Rib, 2) Chicken Fajitas or 3) Beef Fajitas. Please send payment - noting your meal choice for those from your group attending - to Gene Fessenbecker, 87377 Central Road, Eugene OR 97402. IMPORTANT: Purchase of meal for each attending person is REQUIRED to participate in the event and presentation.


April 12, Saturday OVM Business Meeting. Club meeting open to all members. The Home Place Restaurant, 1080 N 1st St. Silverton OR. Meeting begins at noon. Arrive early, bring new ideas !

April 26, Saturday Moto Piccolo, Salem Ride is designed for motorcycles and scooter with engines 250cc and smaller. Ride starts at 10:00am. Meet at Cycle Sports Yamaha / Kawasaki, 4764 Portland Road NE, Salem OR. Exit 258 from I-5. Alternate date is May 3 if it rains.


May 16 - 18, Fri / Sun: SOG* Corvallis ride and show. Leaves from Apple Peddler Restaurant, White City at 9:00am. Contact Skip Ortner 541 890-2165, David Overacker 541 772-8254. *Southern Oregon Group.

May 17 - 18, Sat / Sun: Corvallis Ride, Show and Swap Meet
Saturday Ride, 12 noon, Benton County Fairgrounds, Corvallis, OR. Sunday Show and Swap Meet.


June 6 - 8, Fri - Sun: TBD. Contact Rich Cole 541 779-4640, David Overacker 541 772-8254.

June 21, Sat: Longest Day Ride. 200 miles. Designed to coincide with the Summer Solstice. Start from Troutdale outlet shopping center at 9:00am. Contact Les Mc. at

June 28, Sat: Moto Piccolo. Original. Bikes & scooters with engines 250cc and smaller. Lunch after ride. 11:00am, Chevron (formerly 76) Station, I-205 Exit 10, Oregon City, Contact:


July 12, Saturday: Bend, OR 100 mile ride. Meet 10:00am in Shari's parking lot at 3098 N Hwy 97 Bend, OR. Contact: Dan Lawry at Tel: 541 772-8254.

July 11 - 13 Fri - Sun: Highsmith Memorial Ride / Trinity Alps Campout. Leaves from Skip's house in Phoenix at 9:00am. Contact Skip Ortner 541 890-2165, David Overacker 541 772-8254.

July 19, Saturday: Goldendale Gathering. OVM members meet members from Retro Riders Vintage Motorcycle Group (Tri-Cities). Leave from wherever you are and be at Sod Busters, Goldendale 1040 E Broadway St Goldendale, WA 98620, by Noon. This is not a group ride. You may organize your own; Make your own ride, own route and own start times. See you in Goldendale at Noon.


August 2 - 3 Sat / Sun: Oaks Park Picnic. Saturday: Ride, 11:00am, Jim Dandy Drive-In, 9626 NE Sandy Blvd Portland, OR 97220. Near I-205 exit 23A. Sunday: Picnic, 11:00am - 3:00pm, Oaks Amusement Park, Area 3, Portland, OR. Contact: Tel: 503 655-2125.

August 10, Sun: Batwater Station Ride. Starts 10:00am from Fred Meyer, Cornelius Pass. Picnic by Columbia River.


September 12 - 14 Fri - Sun: Port Orford Campout. Leaves from Phoenix at 9:00am. Contact Tom 541 899-3298, David Overacker 541 772-8254 for ride start location.

September 14, Sat: Mid-Size Mid-Valley Motorcycle Rally. If it rains, the ride is cancelled. Designed for mid-size motorcycles, 250-500cc. 70 miles. Meet at Park & Ride, west of I-5 exit 248 Squirrel Hill Road SE / Delaney Rd SE, Salem, OR. Ride starts at 10:00am. Lunch after the ride at Rock-N-Rogers at 3235 Market Street NE Salem, OR 97301. Contact: Tel: 503 393-2852.

September 21, Sun: Clackamas County Cruise. Leave at 10:00am from Chevron (formerly 76) Station, I-205 Exit 10, Oregon City. Lots of curves and twisties; about 100 miles. Lunch after the ride. Contact: Nils Olson, Tel: 503 665-4693.

NOTE: SOG = Southern Oregon Group. Please top off and arrive before ride start time to get a route sheet or map.

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Listed below are events organized by other groups and clubs: