2001 Events

Buffalo & Western New York

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bulletCyberspokes - Past Events 
-Even though these are the events we ALREADY did, they are still cool to check out.  Local Events, Daytona, Sturgis, Laconia and more.  GREAT BIKE & TATTOO PICTURES TOO! Use this info to make your plans for next year!
bullet"THURSDAY CRUISE NIGHT" at the Cobblestone
-THE PLACE TO GO TO AFTER (or instead of) THURSDAY AT THE SQUARE... Thursday night Carl Russo and 97 Rock present Cruise Night.  Bring your bike, classic car or just yourself for a party you won't forget!  There's something about walking down a "scooter-filled cobblestone path" with a cold beer in your hand that makes your body just tingle!
bullet"FRIDAY BIKE NIGHT" at The Chef Grill
-Ride on out every Friday night to 381 Main Street, Bolivar, NY (near Olean) for $1.25 domestic brand beer from 6pm to 2am, other drink specials, prizes and DJ music.  The menu includes Beef-on-weck, Sloppy Joes, Pizza, and much more!  Your proprietors Rubens & Olga Iantorno thank you for your patronage.
bulletMary Jane & Dick Geilski "Fire Loss Benefit Party" May 26th 2001
-Please join us from 1pm to 8pm at Milligan's on Abbott & Southwestern Blvd, Orchard Park for a benefit to help Mary Jane & Dick Gielski recover from their massive fire loss.  There will be live music, food, raffles, a Chinese auction AND THE DONATION IS ONLY FIVE BUX!!  Come out and help the people who have helped so many.
bullet"Harley Happening" for the Gowanda Hollywood Theater June 1st-3rd 2001 
-A huge Harley-Davidson rally emphasizing family and community to raise funds and awareness towards the restoration of Gowanda's historic Hollywood Theater.  You'll find live bands, great food & beer, hot bikes, and the Harley Davidson Traveling Museum.  You can also enter the raffle to win a BRAND NEW HARLEY!  It's like Buffalo's own "Mini Sturgis or Daytona".  Don't miss it!  Cyberspokes has been asked to shoot the digital photography for the event Sunday, so we really hope to see you there! All at www.hollywoodtheater.org.
bulletCustom Chrome & Ink Show  June 9th-10th 2001 at Kenan Center, Lockport
-Motorcycles, Cars, Trucks & Street Rods!  This event will be held from 10am to 4pm at the Kenan Center 195 Beattie Avenue in Lockport.  There will be a Ride in Bike Show, Trade Show, Live Music, and a Tattoo Contest. $5 admission 12 & under free.  Special Guests:  David Mann, Ed "Big Daddy" Roth and Pete Miller.  For more info contact Joe D at 716-433-5064 or toyshow@adelphia.net  

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Mercy Flight Charity and Niagara ABATE 17th Annual 2001 "Dice Run" June 10th 2001

-Sign-up noon to 1pm.  Only $6 for riders and $4 for buddy.  Startup at Jimmy B's (formerly Rookies) 6856 South Transit Rd., Lockport, NY.  Party after the Dice Run (5pm) at Jimmy B's with live music by the "Misty Hill Band", the region's Premier Original Biker Band.  All proceeds to benefit Mercy Flight.  For more info call 716-791-3094 or 716-735-7734.  Click on graphic above to see flyer.

Ruben Brown Motorcycle Run
Benefiting The Salvation Army June 24th 2001 at Ralph Wilson Stadium

-Stay Tuned!  We will be having an "ON-LINE AUCTION" for a custom-made gas panel wall hanging designed by Dave Perowitz specifically for this event.  Registration for the run 10:30am-12:30am at Ralph Wilson Stadium, $25 per rider/$35 per couple includes T-shirt, food and post-run party, Estimated attendance is 1,500!!  Rain or shine, Custom Bike display, special appearances from Jim Kelly, Sheldon Jackson, the Buffalo Jills, and David Perewitz, Live Entertainment with the Jony James Blues Band.  There will be many awards and prizes including Buffalo Bills Memorabilia, Motorcycle Memorabilia, Gift Certificates and Trophies!  Join us for a scenic country ride through the Southtowns (Orchard Park, Gowanda, Eden, etc.).  For more information contact Melanie Buhrmaster at the Salvation Army 716-883-9800 or Randy Marty at Gowanda Harley Davidson 716-532-4584. 
bulletABATE of Niagara "Independence Party" June 30th-July 1st 2001
-EVERYONE IS WELCOME!  Three days of fun, food, drink, and live music with Rock It, The Beer Nuts, and Mist.  This event will be at the Twin Oaks Motel Grove.  FREE OVERNIGHT CAMPING!  $5 a day bottomless cup POP - $10 a day bottomless cup BEER - Or Bring Your own!  $5 Per Day GATE FEE Kids 16 and under free - GATES OPEN AT 9AM Saturday til Midnight.  FOOD VENDOR on site.  Bring your items to sell, swap, trade.  Bike Games, 50/50 Raffles, Door Prizes.  Continuous Open Microphone Musicians Jam Free pop / beer while playing! Free Gate entry to ALL musicians & ONE guest each.  For more info call Niagara ABATE at 716-735-7734.
bulletRon Mendez "CD Release Party" July 7th 2001 
-From noon to ???, 20 acres of fun in Downtown Smith Mills (just past Sunset Bay). Live music starts at 4pm with The Fierce Guys and S.O.L. This is the Ron Mendez Band CD Release Party for "To Hell & Back".  $5 donation, Free camping, bonfire, horseshoes and baseball. Bring your own food and drink or have some of mine.  Bring a plate to pass.  Half kegs on the Dolphin!  Three charcoal grills available.  
bulletLawtons Cycle "Grand Opening Party & Poker Run" July 21st 2001 
-Run starts at 11:00 a.m.  Music starts at 4:00 p.m. Confirmed Acts : Cruising Deuces, Bar King Spiders, and Dave Betts Band. Tickets on sale in advance and at the door: $15 covers poker run, music, camping, contests and great prizes. Food & Beverages Available.
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The 5th annual Sheridan Park Motorcycle show July 21st 2001 sponsored by the Sheridan Park Exempt Fireman's Association 738 Sheridan Dr Town of Tonawanda. Gates open at 11:30, food, beer, and band.  Admission only $1. To show a Motorcycle $1.  Vendor space available, Hooter Girls.  Now over $1,000 in Prize Money including $50 for the club with the highest attendance Approx. $250 in door prizes 13 classes for peoples choice.  info 716-877-7139 or Bernie Misiura   berniejr1@juno.com    Click on graphic above to see flyer.
bullet"Go Hog Wild" Motorcycle Show July 29th 2001
-Throw your weekend into full throttle at the first-ever Go Hog Wild Motorcycle Show on Sunday, July 29th. All motorcycles makes and models are welcome. There is a $15 non-refundable registration fee that includes a free Go Hog Wild at the Buffalo Zoo t-shirt. Motorcycles will be placed into classes upon arrival. Rockiní blues tunes by Willy and the Reinhardts, food and refreshments will make this a wild happening. For details and to register, check out our website at www.buffalozoo.org or call 837-3900 ext. 112.
bulletNiagara ABATE "Dice Run" August 19th 2001
-Sign-up  noon to 1pm. Only $6 for riders and $4 for buddy.  Startup at Jimmy B's (formerly Rookies) 6856 South Transit Rd., Lockport, NY.  Door Prizes, 50/50.  For more info call 716-791-3094, 716-735-7734, 716-775-0535, 716-283-1924.
bullet"GO HOG WILD, A BASH ON THE RIVER" Saturday, August 25th 2001
-Motorcycle Rally & Party presented by KMC Productions, Noon to 9pm at Fishermans Park 660 River Road, North Tonawanda, NY.  Featuring music by The Bar King Spiders and The Techniques. EVERYONE is welcome!  Need not own a bike to attend.  Fun for the whole family, children under 12 admitted free.  Food, beer, raffles, 50/50 drawings, tattoos, leather goods, parts, helmet paintings and more!  Tickets (donations) are $5 pre-sale or $6 a the gate.  $1 discount if you bring a donation for the Food Bank to the gate.  Vendors are welcome, reserve your table today!  Portions of the proceeds will benefit the Inter-church Food Bank & Degraff Memorial Hospital of Kalieda, Children's Ward.  For ticket and vendor info contact Hoss at 716-812-9334 or Bob at 716-684-9634.
bulletAnnual Bob Wagnor Scholarship Dice Run & Chicken BBQ - August 26th 2001
-At The Chef Bar & Grill, Main St. Bolivar, NY.  Registration 11am to 1pm, $7 donation for driver & rider includes the chicken BBQ.  Trophies, prizes and raffles!  All proceeds go to "The Bob Wagnor Scholarship Fund".  For tickets call The Chef 716-928-9907 or John Baldwin 716-928-2165 or Randy I. 716-928-1175.
bullet"Bar King Spiders Appreciation Party" - September 8th 2001
-At Spider Grove, 1822 Davis Road, West Falls, NY. This year opening the show will be the acoustic sounds of Dave Duffy, one of the finest acoustic soloists in the area, also Dick Pacyon and the rest of the Pig Committee will be roasting another sow for the occasion. Bring your tent, campers $0.00 donation and a smiling face.
"FAB MANIA"  Saturday, September 8th 2001

The world's greatest tribute to THE BEATLES!  At The Funhouse 1830 Abbott Road, Lackawanna.  Doors open at 8pm.  Donation only $9.97.  Win an awesome 1952 Panhead Chopper at the show, from Badd Mann.  CLICK ON THE BEATLE-HEADS ABOVE for more info.
"RON & JOHN'S Disaster Relief Boat Cruise"  Sunday, September 30th 2001
1PM to 7PM with Willie & The Reinhardts on the Miss Buffalo II followed by a Free buffet at Hemingway's With The Tin Roof Band . All for only $20, Tickets should be purchased in advance, they are going FAST!  Call (716) 965-9715 or 688-5290 or 689-2489 .  Part of the proceeds to benefit WTC 911 Disaster Victims and Make-A-Wish.  The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has designated Sunday, September 30, 2001 as "Motorcyclists United in Remembrance Day" nationwide! 
bullet "Springville Travelers Annual Chili & Dice Run"  Sunday October 7, 2001  Sign up at Clubhouse, Scoby Hill & Rt. 219, Springville, NY. 10:30am-noon. The Springville Travelers Motorcycle Club (716) 592-3199, You've seen these guys at all the runs, swap-meets and MC shows.  If you haven't been to one of their events yet, YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU'RE MISSING!! IT'S A BLAST!! Not only is this a fantastic, scenic ride... IT'S A GREAT PARTY TOO!   Just off the 219 in Springville.
bullet17th Annual "Christmas Party"  December 15th 2001
-8pm to 2am at the Ship-n-Shore Restaurant 5612 Tonawanda Creek Rd. Pendleton (Lockport) NY.  $18 per person.  Live music with Jonesie & the Cruisers 9pm to 1am.  Hot Buffet, draft beer, pop, coffee, door prizes, 50/50 raffles.  This event is an ABATE of Niagara Production.  For more info call 716-791-3094 or 716-735-7734.
The Last "Belle Starr Reunion"  November 21st, 2001
- The Day Before Thanksgiving, the Biggest Party of the Year!  Doors open at 7:00 P.M. Concert Start's at 8:00 P.M. with Two for One Drinks 7 till 9pm on The Fun House.  Only $6.97, Get there Early.  COME VISIT US AT THE CYBERSPOKES TABLE !!  Two Stages of Live Simultaneous Southern Rock and Blues Starring Whiskey Creek, Rip and The Bandogs, Willie and the Reinhardts with Gary Dellaneve from The Bar King Spiders, Whirl Wind, The Legendary Pappy Johns Blues Band from Six Nations, Murky Creek, and The Fierce Guys.  This will be a 97 Rock/Concert Event with a LIVE BROADCAST from The Fun House!!  Win a B.C. Rich Warlock Guitar and Satin Tour Jacket! Valued at $600.00 Provided by The Guitar Center and Dolphin Productions.  Indulge on The Fun House's Incredible 25 Foot Free Buffet at 9:00P.M. and everyone's Favorite Finger Food, Pizza Logs.  For More Info: DolphinRocks.Com