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Try to picture for a minute over 50,000 motorcycle enthusiasts along with some enthusiast wannabes and a number of regular curious citizens descending upon the little town of Carlisle, Pennsylvania for a weekend of food, music, stunts, super charged trials, vendors, and the usual festival revelry. Did a strange look of befuddlement just appear on your face? I certainly had a hard time imaging such an enormous event taking place in nearby Carlisle, a peaceful little town with a nice variety of restaurant choices and eclectic shops. Images of the final scenes from the movie Wild Hogs began dancing around my head as soon as I learned about this annual festival. 

But regardless of what imagery comes to mind, this is the seventh year Carlisle has hosted this event so Bike Fest must not be as crazy as I am envisioning. And even though I don’t own a bike anymore I’m still planning on attending, maybe I’ll even win the motorcyle giveaway. More information about the event can be found on the Carlisle Events Website. If you’re just in town for the weekend, make sure to check out the Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau, and for other great events taking place in the area. It’s going to be a wild weekend in Carlisle, see you there!

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  1. Then throw in bands all weekend:
    Carlisle Bike Fest
    Jul 25 – Jul 27, 2008
    Adult Admission: Fr. $5/Sa. $8/Sun. $7
    Child Admission: under 12- FREE

    Live Band Schedule
    Friday, July 25 Carlisle, PA

    11AM Right As Rain Fairfield, PA
    1PM Cyphor Halifax, PA
    3PM Kilego Vért Harrisburg, PA
    5PM Torn From Red

    Saturday July 26 Carlisle, PA
    11AM Mitch Hood
    12 Noon The CCL York
    2PM Safari So Good Hrrisburg
    4PM The Underwater York
    7PM Ledbetter Heights

    Sunday July 27, 2008

    11AM Nate Myers and the Aces

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