The Shrine of Democracy has a birthday coming up. This year, Mount Rushmore is celebrating its 75th birthday, making it one year younger than the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. What a road it has been. The towering, 60 foot faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt grace the American skyline and welcome visitors from around the world each year. The beauty of Mount Rushmore can be seen from multiple different areas and in multiple different ways. Here are a few ways to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Mount Rushmore.
Don't miss your chance to test ride some of the newest and greatest Harley-Davidson® Motorcycles during the 2016 Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™. This is your chance to test ride that bike that you've had your eye on for the past year and it's taking place right in the heart of the action at the Sturgis Community Center.
STURGIS, SD – (Motor Sports Newswire) – In keeping with the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum’s mission to Honor the Ride, a special “Freedom Fighter” award recognizing an individual who has fought to protect the rights of motorcyclists was instituted. For 2016, the Freedom Fighter is Gary Wetzel, a Vietnam Veteran and Congressional Medal of Honor recipient who has been active for decades in raising awareness of not only Veteran’s issues, but also protecting riders rights.