Laughlin River Run: April 27-May 1

 

Riding Route 66 down the Colorado River can take your breath away…then again so can the entertainment at the Laughlin River Run. Every year motorcyclist come from all over to Laughlin, Nevada to make the biggest gatherings of it’s type. In 2007, a record 70,000 participants came to enjoy the beautiful scenery and wild nightlife.

Brief History: The name for the event comes from the fact you ride out to the Colorado River on Route 66, going thru Oatman, AZ. and Kingman, AZ. then down to Lake Havasu City, AZ.Other riders go across the river to Laughlins sister city, Bullhead City, AZ.

Among the non-riding public, LRR is probably known more for the first multiple murders in a casino in history when a brutal fight broke out between the Hells Angels and the Mongols in Harrah’s Casino on April 27, 2002.

Click here to learn how the brawl changed history.

Events include:

  • Custom Bike Show – $1,500 prize
  • Poker Run – Proceeds to benefit American┬áVeterans
  • Cheech and Chong Comedy Tour
  • Free Outdoor Entertainment
  • Leather, Lace, Bikini Swimsuit Party
  • Bedroom Babes Lingerie Contest

Attractions within comfortable riding distance:

  1. Hoover Dam
  2. Grand Canyon
  3. The London Bridge – near Lake Havasu