Packing List: Sturgis

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Get your motor runnin’—the 75th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, kicks off today and runs through August 9. More than 500,000 bikers and vendors will descend upon the small town of Sturgis, South Dakota, (population 6,700) to celebrate leather, grease, steel, and the thrill of the open road.

Heading out on your hog? Here’s what to pack for Sturgis bike week:

  1. Harley pride is real. Show your loyalty with this classic Harley-Davidson belt buckle. $40; available at Twin Cities Harley-Davidson.
  2. Who says bikers don’t have hearts? Show your love with this winged-heart leather jacket. $598; available at Spirit of the Red Horse.
  3. Wear your metal on your wrist with this silver and turquoise bracelet. $78; available at Spirit of the Red Horse.
  4. Revive your helmet hair with eternity, AHNESTI Haircare’s hair and scalp refresher. $28; available at Uptown Minnesota.
  5. The sun shines bright on Sturgis. Protect your peepers with these Harley-Davidson riding glasses. $89; available at Twin-Cities Harley Davidson.
  6. Kick up some dust with these embellished leather boots. $298; available at Spirit of the Red Horse.