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Oyster Run
Dates Fourth Sunday of September
Location(s) Anacortes, Washington , USA
Coordinates 48°29′52″N 122°37′56″W / 48.49778°N 122.63222°W / 48.49778; -122.63222 (Anacortes, Washington)Coordinates: 48°29′52″N 122°37′56″W / 48.49778°N 122.63222°W / 48.49778; -122.63222 (Anacortes, Washington)
Founded 1981
Attendance ca. 20,000 (2008)[1]
Website
www.oysterrun.org

The Oyster Run is a motorcycle rally held annually each September since 1981 in Anacortes, Washington. It is the largest rally in the Pacific Northwest[2] with 2006 attendance estimated in the tens of thousands.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Marta Murvosh (September 29, 2008), 27th Oyster Run draws thousands (PDF), Skagit Publishing, retrieved 2010-01-07 
  2. ^ Bikers overtake town in ritual Oyster Run, Seattle P-I, September 30, 2002, retrieved 2009-09-23 
  3. ^ Oyster Run 2005, Bandit's Bikernet, retrieved 2009-09-23 

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126 news items

WGBH NEWS

WGBH NEWS
Wed, 19 Aug 2015 02:22:30 -0700

Grass and weeds are creeping up over what's left of the oyster run, where a conveyor belt once carried shells between the shuckers. "This is living proof right here," says Paul Nelson, Bosarge's brother, "that the grass grows over and people forget ...
 
North County Outlook
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 12:18:45 -0700

Kiwanis provides pancake breakfasts for the “Cruizn for a Cure” American Cancer Society Relay for Life team, and the Oyster Run ride at Sound Harley-Davidson. Club members give back to the community throughout the year, but for one day in April, ...
 
Whidbey News-Times (subscription)
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 02:09:25 -0700

Whidbey Island residents should expect to see a whole lotta hogs on the roads this weekend. The 33rd annual Oyster Run is officially Sunday, Sept. 28. It's the largest 'cycle run in the Pacific Northwest, with motorcycles converging in downtown ...
 
South Whidbey Record (subscription)
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:14:31 -0700

Kevin Lungren considers himself similar to Ciscoe Morris or any other gardener, only his garden is underwater most of the time. He and many others are part of a growing group of people on Whidbey Island and around Western Washington taking up oyster ...
 
PR Web (press release)
Thu, 05 Sep 2013 05:00:34 -0700

Washington's premier entertainment destination, Swinomish Casino & Lodge, will host two free concerts during Oyster Run, one of the largest events in Anacortes, WA. AC/DC tribute band HELL'S BELLES and Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band Whiskey River will ...
 
Keypennews
Tue, 05 May 2015 11:45:00 -0700

“And I always go to the Anacortes Oyster Run. They have 6,000-10,000 bikes there every year. There are always lots of vendors selling leathers or jewelry or whatever at those events,” she said. The outdoor season usually runs from March through ...

Port Townsend Leader

Port Townsend Leader
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 03:44:52 -0700

"Chimacum" is one of four finalists for the name of the new Washington State Ferries 144-car vessel, along with Sammamish, Cowlitz and Suquamish. The approved submission was made by Emily (Russell) Thompson, a 1985 graduate of Chimacum High ...
 
Baltimore Sun
Thu, 01 May 2014 10:26:37 -0700

Kyle Bloom and Lillian Pinault were winners in the Manor Tavern Oyster Run 5K on Sunday. Bloom, 18, led all 98 finishers in 18:59, and Pinault led the women in 20:37. Duane Christy of Havre de Grace led the 50-59 age group and placed sixth overall in ...
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