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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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25 news items

 
Keypennews
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:41:35 -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 ...
 
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 ...

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 ...

Port Townsend Leader

Port Townsend Leader
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:35:20 -0700

More about Running. ARTICLE: Rubio wins college cross-country title for New Mexico State · PHOTO: Ian Fraser wins national race; ARTICLE: Two Port Townsend runners finish Boston Marathon · Quilcene half-marathon oyster run medals 2013 ...
 
AmmoLand.com
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 06:40:20 -0700

Chicago, IL –-(Ammoland.com)- The 29th annual Gun Rights Policy Conference Sept. 26, 27, and 28 2014, in Chicago features an expansive lineup of key Second Amendment activists and leaders like Alan Gottlieb, Joe Tartaro, Alan Gura, Larry Pratt, John ...

Snohomish County Tribune

Snohomish County Tribune
Wed, 07 May 2014 18:51:52 -0700

The largest regional motorcycle gathering, similar to Sturgis, is the Oyster Run in Anacortes. Hanson, who goes by the nickname “Highwayman,” has helped organize the show all 18 years. ABATE has been around for 43 years, and advocates for the “freedom ...
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