On Friday, July 12, riders from out of town will arrive at La Quinta, check in to their rooms, and register in the La Quinta Lobby from 3PM on for the Rumble. During and after check in, we’ll gather in the lobby and parking lot to meet and greet. At 6PM, we’ll take a leisurely ride through town and country to dinner. We have a private room so a raucous time is encouraged! We’ll return to the hotel as a group, so no one will get lost!
Saturday, July 13, are the main events. At 8:30 a.m., after everyone has had an opportunity to grab a free continental breakfast in the hotel, we’ll ride to the grounds of the Capital District Farmers Market, where local riders will converge to register. There will be a choice of two rides, A local ride for scooters under 150cc (or for anyone wishing a slower pace), and another to explore the the breathtaking scenery along a three state route, circling through New York, Vermont and Massachusetts
Please Note: Schedule subject to change depending on weather conditions
3 PM on: Hotel check-in, rally registration in the La Quinta Inn and Suites lobby
La Quinta address: 833 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110
6 p.m.:Dinner ride from hotel to Restaurant
8PM – ? Hangout at JJ Rafferty’s Bar & Grille (2 doors down from the hotel) to meet your fellow riders
JJ Raffertys Address: 847 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110
Morning thru 8:30 AM: breakfast at large (hotel offers a continental breakfast).
For those staying at the hotel, there will be a Ride from the hotel to the Capital District Farmers Market
Chuck Mossey of the A*Town Rumblers will lead the Ride from Laquinta
8:30–11 a.m.: Registration and socializing at Capital District farmers market
Address for Farmers Market: 381 Broadway, Menands, NY 12204
9-11 a.m. : DJ Sheldrake spins the best in vinyl ~ MOD, SKA, RNB
Three State Tour (150cc+)
9:30 a.m. Kickstands Up:
Scott and Bob have put together a fabulous ride! . Wonderful country roads through lovely hills and farms, and with spectacular views of the Green Mountains. This will be our best ride yet. It’s not about a destination, but about a ride through stunning countryside on mildly curvy and hilly un-trafficked roads.
The ride is about 6 hours; in total, including plenty of time for lunch and gas stops. We can leave at 10 and be back at the hotel between 3 and 4. People will remember this ride, they don’t get much prettier.
A Tale of Two Cities Ride (All bikes under 150cc plus any others)
11 a.m. Kickstands Up:
Albany and troy are rich with history. There are a number of historical attractions in the area that we’ll visit. Discover a treasure trove of fascinating information about New York’s Capital District that you never knew existed!
We’ll leave at 11 and estimate that we’ll be back at the Menands Market between 2:15-2:30
Saturday Night at La Quinta Inn and Suites
ALL RIDERS WELCOME!
4–6 pm: Free Time—grab an adult beverage, hang out by the pool, meet new friends
Beer is available in Grocery Stores in New York – closest to the Hotel is Price Chopper
Price Chopper address 873 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110
6–7 p.m: Dinner – Pizza & Soda provided by the A*Town Rumblers at the Hotel (BYOB)
7PM – ? Awards and Raffle drawings. Chillin. Our favorite DJ, Sheldrake spinning the best in vinyl ~ MOD, SKA, RNB (BYOB – Coolers & Ice provided)
Sunday July 14 – for those staying over in the hotel
Morning: Checkout, breakfast at large