84th Rally, Aug. 2nd-11th, Begins in


Let’s honor our First Responders!!

All First Responders, please join us for Closing Ceremonies on Saturday, August 12, 2023 at 11:00am at Harley-Davidson Rally Point. We will be honoring all first responders, anyone who puts their life on the line for the sake of others (nurses, paramedics/EMT’s, police officers, firefighters, etc). Please join us as we honor all first responders who dedicate their lives and time to keep us safe.

We will be honoring two lifetime first responders, Meade County Sheriff Ron Merwin and Sturgis Fire Chief Tom Trigg. Please join us in honoring their dedication as well as all first responders.

84th Logo Reveal

We will be revealing the 84th logo and showcasing the winner of the logo contest. Join us to find out who won the contest and the prize. Be part of the crowd to score some City of Sturgis swag!

2023 Closing Ceremonies Schedule


Welcome Mayor Mark Carstensen

Mayor presents Honorees:

  • Ron Merwin, retired Meade County Sheriff
  • Tom Trigg, retired Sturgis Fire Chief

Mayor intro speaker Mark Schmidt, President of the Sturgis & Lead/Deadwood Mounment Hospitals

Chief draw for Police Athletic League Mayor's Bike Raffle

Presentation of 84th logo contest winner Morgan Bauer

Reveal of 84th logo