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Wednesday, January 3
NorCal Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Moxie Beer Garden, 3136 Sacramento St., Berkeley, CA 94702. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, January 4
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. at Falafel's Drive-IN Diner (featured on the Food Network TV with Guy Fieri) at: 2301 Steven's Creek Blvd, San Jose. .As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Thursday, January 11
Northern California Norton Owners Club Monthly Meeting
Second Thursday of Most Months; 7:00pm – 10:00pm; Round Table Pizza, 4400 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95129. Bench racing around 7pm, meeting calls to order at 8pm For more info www.nortonclub.com or 510-793-6272
Sunday, January 14
Northern California Norton Owners Club Polar Bear Ride & HWY Cleanup
Alice's Restaurant, 17288 Skyline Blvd, Woodside, CA 94062. Highway Cleanup starts at 10:30. Polar Bear Ride starts at conclusion of cleanup, approximately noon. For more info www.nortonclub.com
Sunday, January 14
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal 2nd Sunday Breakfast ~ West Marin Tour
Second Sunday; 8am – 1:00; Different Location Every Month. Bayside Cafe, 1 Gate 6 Road, Sausalito. For more info, to register or to get the route sheet visit www.bmwnorcal.org.
Monday, January 15
Northern California DUCATI Bike Nights
Third Monday of each month; 6:00 – 10:00 PM ~ Hot Italian, 1627 16th St, Sacramento, CA 95814 www.NorCalDoc.com or 408-807-6141
Saturday, January 20
BSA Owner's Club Nor Cal General Membership Meeting
Meet at 11:30 at The Ranch Restaurant, 22877 Mission Blvd., Hayward. Lunch at 1:00. RSVP required by Jan 12 to David James, 415-760-6392 or e-mail info@BSAOCNC.org. Visit www.bsaocnc.org for more info.
Sunday, January 21
California (Northern) Moto Guzzi National Owners Club (MGNOC) Breakfast
3rd Sunday every month, 9:00 A.M. at Putah Creek Cafe in picturesque Winters, California (Highways 505/128) MGNOC members and interested Guzzi riders meet for breakfast and good time. The Putah Creek Cafe is located at Railroad Avenue. More information contact: Northern California MGNOC Rep, Don Van Zandt at 707-557-5199
Saturday, January 27
Northern California DUCATI Bike Nights
Fourth Saturday of each month; 6:00 – 10:00 PM ~ Grazie Restaurant, 823 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945. For more info www.NorCalDoc.com or call 408-807-6141
Saturday, January 27 - Sunday, January 28
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal Member Meeting and Campout
Salt Point State Park Campout and visit to BMW Santa Rosa for a special open house with 25% discount. Ride starts from Napa Black Bear Diner at 9:00, (Breakfast is at 8:00). For more info, to register or to get the route sheet visit www.bmwnorcal.org.

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Thursday, February 1
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. at Falafel's Drive-IN Diner (featured on the Food Network TV with Guy Fieri) at: 2301 Steven's Creek Blvd, San Jose. .As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Wednesday, February 7
NorCal Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Moxie Beer Garden, 3136 Sacramento St., Berkeley, CA 94702. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, February 8
Northern California Norton Owners Club Monthly Meeting
Second Thursday of Most Months; 7:00pm – 10:00pm; Swinging Door Pub, Club meeting and dinner at one of San Mateo's Classic English and Jazz Pubs. Meeting calls to order at 8pm. Swinging Door Pub, 106 E. 25th Ave., San Mateo, CA 94403 Bench racing around 7pm, meeting calls to order at 8pm. For more info www.nortonclub.com
Sunday, February 11
Northern California Norton Owners Sweetheart Ride
10:00am - 2:00pm For more info www.nortonclub.com
Sunday, February 11
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal 2nd Sunday Breakfast ~ East Bay Extravaganza!!
Second Sunday; 8am – 1:00; Different Location Every Month. Cafe Soleil, 3550 San Pablo Dam Rd., El Sobrante. For more info, to register or to get the route sheet visit www.bmwnorcal.org.
Sunday, February 18
California (Northern) Moto Guzzi National Owners Club (MGNOC) Breakfast
3rd Sunday every month, 9:00 A.M. at Putah Creek Cafe in picturesque Winters, California (Highways 505/128) MGNOC members and interested Guzzi riders meet for breakfast and good time. The Putah Creek Cafe is located at Railroad Avenue. More information contact: Northern California MGNOC Rep, Don Van Zandt at 707-557-5199
Monday, February 19
Northern California DUCATI Bike Nights
Third Monday of each month; 6:00 – 10:00 PM ~ Hot Italian, 1627 16th St, Sacramento, CA 95814 www.NorCalDoc.com or 408-807-6141
Saturday, February 24
BSA Owner's Club Nor Cal Sacramento Delta Ride
Meet at 10:00am (gassed and ready to go) at the Municipal Pier parking lot, Rio Vista. Get out of town! Get back to Nature! Learn a little California History! Have lunch with your buddies. Visit www.bsaocnc.org for more info or contact Don Danmeier 415-893-1650 (days) or 415-898-0330 (evenings until 9:00)
Saturday, February 24- Sunday, February 25
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal Member Meeting and Campout
Hidden View Campground, on the shores of Lake Henry, will be both a great ride and fun camping. Meet at 8:00am at Jim's Country Style (5400 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton.) For more info, to register or to get the route sheet visit www.bmwnorcal.org or contact the tour captain at tourcaptain@bmwnorcal.org.
Saturday, February 25
Northern California DUCATI Bike Nights
Fourth Saturday of each month; 6:00 – 10:00 PM ~ Grazie Restaurant, 823 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945. For more info www.NorCalDoc.com or call 408-807-6141


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Zen's MotoGP Gathering - Sunday, March 10

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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Zen's MotoGP Gathering - Sunday, April 14

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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Wednesday, April 3
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, April 4
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. at Falafel's Drive-IN Diner (featured on the Food Network TV with Guy Fieri) at: 2301 Steven's Creek Blvd, San Jose. .As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Monday, April 8
South Bay Area DUCATI Bike Nights
Second Monday of each month; 6:00 – 9:00 PM ~Pizza Antica, 334 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128 James Hug and/or John Clelland will be your hosts for this event. For more info visit Nor Cal Ducati on Facebook
Friday, April 12 - Sunday, April 14
BSA Owner's Club Nor Cal ~ CA Mid-State Ride
2 Day ride through scenic hills, coastline and back roads of California's Central Coast. Emphasis on smaller roads with plenty of curves, frequent breaks, great scenery, thin traffic and engaging conversations! Morrow Bayl, CA. For info visit www.bsaocnc.org
Saturday, April 13
Point Arena's Almost Fringe Festival
11:00 - 6:00 ~ Celebrate Art, Music, Food and Fringe Fun through out Point Arena. Click for the complete schedule of events or visit PointArena.net for more information
Saturday, April 13
Zen House's Fringe Art of Motorcycle Collecting
Part of Point Arena's Almost Fringe Festival! View exceedingly rare and collectible motorcycles at The Zen House! Connect with award winning collector Peter Richardson and Quail Judge Will Guyan (Former editor of BMW's On The Level publication)! Enjoy 20% off all Protective Gear and Zen Logo Merchandise from 1:00 - 3:00 at 170 Main Street, Point Arena, CA For more information call 707-882-2281
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Saturday, April 13
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal Member Meeting and La Grange Campout
.For more info, to register or to get the route sheet visit www.bmwnorcal.org
Sunday, April 14
The Zen House's MotoGP Gathering
Watch the Race from Austin, Texas. Enjoy complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie while cheering on the talented racers! 2:00pm at The Pier Chowder House and Tap Room (790 Port Road, Point Arena) For more info call 707-882-2281
Sunday, April 21
California (Northern) Moto Guzzi National Owners Club (MGNOC) Breakfast
3rd Sunday every month, 9:00 A.M. at Putah Creek Cafe in picturesque Winters, California (Highways 505/128) MGNOC members and interested Guzzi riders meet for breakfast and good time. The Putah Creek Cafe is located at Railroad Avenue. More information contact: Northern California MGNOC Rep, Don Van Zandt at 707-557-5199
Saturday, April 27
BSA Owner's Club Nor Cal ~ 17th Annual Mother Lode Ride
East of Sacramento/Folsom, departs from El Dorado Hills. For info visit www.bsaocnc.org
Saturday, April 27
Northern California DUCATI Bike Nights
Fourth Saturday of each month; 6:00 – 9:00 PM ~ Grazie Restaurant, 823 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945. Natalie Rogers and Eric Rogers will be the hosts for this event. For more info visit Nor Cal Ducati on Facebook

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Wednesday, May 1
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, May 2
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. at Falafel's Drive-IN Diner (featured on the Food Network TV with Guy Fieri) at: 2301 Steven's Creek Blvd, San Jose. .As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Saturday, May 4
The Quail Motorcycle Gathering
10:00am - 4:00pm at The Quail Lodge & Golf, Carmel California. Celebrating the past, present and future of motorcycling. Featuring a gourmet barbeque lunch with offerings from local wineries and breweries, together with live entertainment, leading motorcycle manufactures, lifestyle vendors and more. This is the perfect opportunity to spend a day amongst the finer things in life.
Saturday, May 11
BSA Owner's Club Nor Cal ~ Moto Marin Ride
San Rafael, CA. For info visit www.bsaocnc.org
Monday, May 13
South Bay Area DUCATI Bike Nights
Second Monday of each month; 6:00 – 9:00 PM ~Pizza Antica, 334 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128 James Hug and/or John Clelland will be your hosts for this event. For more info visit Nor Cal Ducati on Facebook
Saturday, May 18
The Legendary Sacramento Mile
1600 Exposition Blvd, Sacramento. CA For more details visit AmericanFlatTrack.com
Sunday, May 19
California (Northern) Moto Guzzi National Owners Club (MGNOC) Breakfast
3rd Sunday every month, 9:00 A.M. at Putah Creek Cafe in picturesque Winters, California (Highways 505/128) MGNOC members and interested Guzzi riders meet for breakfast and good time. The Putah Creek Cafe is located at Railroad Avenue. More information contact: Northern California MGNOC Rep, Don Van Zandt at 707-557-5199
Thursday, May 23 - Monday, May 27
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal~ 47th Annual 49er Rally!
Mariposa County Fairgrounds. The West's premier Rally! Ride, Camp, Eat, Play, Make Friends! For more info, to register visit www.bmwnorcal.org
Saturday, May 25
Northern California DUCATI Bike Nights
Fourth Saturday of each month; 6:00 – 9:00 PM ~ Grazie Restaurant, 823 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945. Natalie Rogers and Eric Rogers will be the hosts for this event. For more info visit Nor Cal Ducati on Facebook

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Zen's MotoGP Gathering - Sunday, June 2

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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JUNE IS A TWO RACE EVENT MONTH!

Zen Event - Sunday, June 30

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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Sunday, June 2
Sunday, June 2
Watch the Race from Mugello, Italy. Enjoy complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie while cheering on the talented racers! 2:00pm at The Pier Chowder House and Tap Room (790 Port Road, Point Arena) For more info call 707-882-2281
Wednesday, June 5
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, June 6
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. at Falafel's Drive-IN Diner (featured on the Food Network TV with Guy Fieri) at: 2301 Steven's Creek Blvd, San Jose. .As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Saturday, June 8
BSA Owner's Club Nor Cal ~ Triples Ride
Ride departs at 10am from North Oakland Regional Sports Center. For info visit www.bsaocnc.org
Monday, June 10
South Bay Area DUCATI Bike Nights
Second Monday of each month; 6:00 – 9:00 PM ~Pizza Antica, 334 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128 James Hug and/or John Clelland will be your hosts for this event. For more info visit Nor Cal Ducati on Facebook
Sunday, June 16
California (Northern) Moto Guzzi National Owners Club (MGNOC) Breakfast
3rd Sunday every month, 9:00 A.M. at Putah Creek Cafe in picturesque Winters, California (Highways 505/128) MGNOC members and interested Guzzi riders meet for breakfast and good time. The Putah Creek Cafe is located at Railroad Avenue. More information contact: Northern California MGNOC Rep, Don Van Zandt at 707-557-5199
Saturday, June 22
Northern California DUCATI Bike Nights
Fourth Saturday of each month; 6:00 – 9:00 PM ~ Grazie Restaurant, 823 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945. Natalie Rogers and Eric Rogers will be the hosts for this event. For more info visit Nor Cal Ducati on Facebook
Friday, June 29
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal~ June Member Meeting and Campout!
Finnon Lake Campground, 9100 Rock Creek Road, Placerville, CA. Ride, Camp, Eat, Play, Make Friends! For more info, to register visit www.bmwnorcal.org
Sunday, June 30
The Zen House's MotoGP Gathering
Watch the Race from Assen, Netherlands. Enjoy complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie while cheering on the talented racers! 2:00pm at The Pier Chowder House and Tap Room (790 Port Road, Point Arena) For more info call 707-882-2281

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Wednesday, July 3
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, July 4
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. New Location: Palermo's Italian Restaurant, 791 Auzerais Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126. Amazing food...fair company LOL. As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Saturday, July 6
BSA Owner's Club Nor Cal ~ Singles Ride
Ride departs at 10am from Jim's Automotive, 21310 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville, CA. For info visit www.bsaocnc.org or call Jim Romain at 707 696-5004.
Saturday, July 6
Point Arena's Fireworks Festival at Arena Cove
4:00pm - 11:00pm ~ Come early and stay late for the Street Fair at Arena Cove. Enjoy live music, venders, children's activities and a wide selection of food & drinks. Fun for all ages!! Fireworks show will begin at dark! BRING FLASHLIGHTS & JACKETS!! (Please, NO Pets!) $10.00 General Admission/$5 for youth 12-17/Children under 12 free/$20 for a Family of Four. Parking is limited/Additional Parking at City Hall with Shuttle Bus available to pier. For more info visit www.PointArena.net
Sunday, July 7
Point Arena Independence Day Parade
Parade begins at 12:00 Noon and travels along Main St./HWY 1. Past years' entries have included fire trucks, classic cars, floats, drum corps, dancers, horses, artcars and lots of surprises.
The Zen House will host Independence Day Antics at the shop before and immediately following the parade. For more info visit www.PointArena.net
Monday, July 8
South Bay Area DUCATI Bike Nights
Second Monday of each month; 6:00 – 9:00 PM ~Pizza Antica, 334 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128 James Hug and/or John Clelland will be your hosts for this event. For more info visit Nor Cal Ducati on Facebook
Sunday, July 21
California (Northern) Moto Guzzi National Owners Club (MGNOC) Breakfast
3rd Sunday every month, 9:00 A.M. at Putah Creek Cafe in picturesque Winters, California (Highways 505/128) MGNOC members and interested Guzzi riders meet for breakfast and good time. The Putah Creek Cafe is located at Railroad Avenue. More information contact: Northern California MGNOC Rep, Don Van Zandt at 707-557-5199
Friday - Saturday, July 26 - 27
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal~ July Member Meeting and Campout!
Stoney Creek Group Site, Trinity Lake Blvd, Lewiston, CA 96052 (off Hwy 3). Ride, Camp, Eat, Play, Make Friends! For more info, to get the route sheet, or to register visit www.bmwnorcal.org

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Zen's MotoGP Gathering - Sunday, August 4

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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Zen's MotoGP Gathering - Sunday, Sept. 15

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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Wednesday, September 4
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, September 5
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. New Location: Palermo's Italian Restaurant, 791 Auzerais Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126. Amazing food...fair company LOL. As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Sunday, September 15
Zen MotoGP Gathering
Watch the race from Misano, Australia. Enjoy complimentary appetizers and motorcycling camaraderie while cheering on the talented racers! 2:00pm at The Pier Chowder House and Tap Room (790 Port Road, Point Arena) For more info call 707-882-2281
Sunday, September 15
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal 2nd Sunday Breakfast
Second Sunday; 8am – 1:30; Benedict's Cafe & Bar 5365 Camden Ave. San Jose 95124. Join Steve Kessinger as he pilots riders through a South Bay hill extravaganza, starting with breakfast in San Jose at 8:00. Kick stands up at 9:00. After some awesome back-road riding the ride will touchdown at Sunol Corners Little Market in Niles Canyon. For more info www.bmwnorcal.org
Sunday, September 15
Northern California Norton Owners Delta Ride
Ride will gather at Carl's Jr as always on Sunday Sept 15, 915 Main St, Oakley, CA Leaving the parking lot at 10am going over the Antioch bridge (toll fee required $5). Anticipate Al the Wops for lunch at noon. Contact David Crader at 510 396-1099 for details.
Friday - Sunday, September 20 -22
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal does BIkerdahan!
Lake Isabella - Hungry Gulch group site. 12:00pm. So you like to Ride to Camp/Camp to Ride? How about Ride to Eat/Eat to Ride, Crispy Patas style! Join BMW Nor Cal as we head down to Lake Isabella to take part in the Bikerdahan, the annual west coast Filipino motorcycle club gathering. This year BMW Nor Cal has been invited to participate on the club level instead of the spattering of fun-loving members that have been tagging along for the last few years. Aside from some really great riding you can expect a crazy time filled with tons of food and drink, and lots of friendly folks having a great time. And you'd better brush up on your singing because if it's a Filipino party - there's going to be karaoke! Each club is responsible for a dish at the humongous pot luck Saturday Night. For more info www.bmwnorcal.org
Friday - Saturday, September 28 - 29
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal~ September Member Meeting and Campout!
Prosser Ranch Group Site, Off Hwy 89, Truckee, CA 96040. Ride, Camp, Eat, Play, Make Friends! For more info, to get the route sheet, or to register visit www.bmwnorcal.org

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Zen's MotoGP Gathering - Sunday, October 20

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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Wednesday, October 2
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, October 3
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. New Location: Palermo's Italian Restaurant, 791 Auzerais Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126. Amazing food...fair company LOL. As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Sunday, October 6
Northern California Norton Owners Annual General Meeting, Highway Cleanup & Ride
10:00 - 5:00. Meet at Alice's Restaurant at 10:00 (Hwy 84 & 35) for the road cleanup, followed by a ride to Wildwood Park in downtown Saratoga for the Annual General Meeting. For more info www.nortonclub.com
Friday, October 11 - Sunday, October 13
BSA Owner's Club Northern California North Coast Ride
9:30am Ride departs from 7th and Grant in Novato, with a gas stop in Jenner, lunch in Point Arena and dinner in Ft. Bragg. Saturday's ride departs at 10:00am, with lunch in Willits, returning to Ft. Bragg for dinner. The Sunday ride home begins at 10:00 with a lunch stop in Cloverdale. For more info visit www.BSAocnc.org or call Don Danmeier at 415-898-0330
Saturday, October 19
Discover the Zen House
1:30pm - 3:30pm; As part of the Stornetta Lands - Discover the Coast Celebration, the Zen House will host an open house with live music by Black Sugar Rose from 1:30 - 2:30. View rare and collectable motorcycles, see and learn about the rare Ducati 750SS and receive discounts on Zen Merchandise. For more information call
707-882-2281
Saturday, October 19
5th Annual Discover the Coast
10:00am - 4:00pm; Various Locations in Point Arena. Come join the Discover the Coast celebration at the Point Arena – Stornetta Unit of the California Coastal National Monument. Explore the 3.5 mile Discovery Trail on your own or take the guided Nature Walk starting at City Hall at 10am. Visit the Mendocino College Coastal Field Station and the Point Arena Lighthouse where there will be exhibits and food booths. Free admission, parking and shuttle. For more information visit www.PointArena.net

Sunday, October 20
Zen MotoGP Gathering
Watch the race from Motegi, Japan. Enjoy complimentary appetizers and motorcycling camaraderie while cheering on the talented racers! 2:00pm at The Pier Chowder House and Tap Room (790 Port Road, Point Arena) For more info call 707-882-2281
Friday, October 25 - Sunday, October 27
NorCal Airheads Manchester State Beach "Bad to the Beach" Rendezvous
KOA located at 44300 Kinney Rd, Manchester CA. Tent camping or a cabin in the pines, laundry room, camp store, cold beer and hot showers onsite. Manchester State beach and the surf is a nice stroll away. Community kitchen and dining area if you want it, or use the picnic table, grill and fire-pit in each campsite. There is a group fire-pit for the gregarious types, as well as a pool and hot tub. Check out the bikes at The Zen House in Point Arena before riding the back roads. Restaurants, groceries & supplies are not far away in Manchester, Point Arena, Gualala or Mendocino. Oktoberfest Dinner on Saturday evening at the campground, hosted by the KOA folks. Call 707-882-2375 to make reservations for dinner. Space is limited and people have been turned away in the past, so please RSVP to RanBush@gmail.com For more info visit www.airheads.org
Saturday, October 26
The Zen House's Frittata Brunch for the NorCal Airheads
11:00am ~ Join the Zen House Crew and the NorCal Airheads for delectable, homemade frittatas, fruit salad, coffee and motorcycling camaraderie. All are welcome! Food is complementary for the Airheads, Non-Airheads need to purchase Zen Shirts, Zen Hats or make a donation for food. For more info call 707-882-2281
Saturday, October 26 - Sunday, October 27
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal Oktoberfest Member Meeting and Campout
This month's campout is at Liberty Glen Campground, Lake Sonoma. Located in the arid hills about the lovely lake, this campground feels remote and is only accessible by great motorcycle roads. For more info, to register or to get the route sheet visit www.bmwnorcal.org

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Zen's MotoGP Gathering - Sunday, Nov. 17

Ride the fabulous, twisty roads that lead to Point Arena and join in the fun! Watch the exciting MotoGP Race and cheer on the talented racers, while enjoying complimentary delectable edibles and motorcycling camaraderie!

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Saturday, November 2
BSA Owner's Club Northern California ~ ALL BRIT Club Ride
10:00am - 2:00; Novato, CA. The name says it all, NO other bikes on this ride, please! Ride departs from 940 Seventh St., Navato. Meet in front of Novato Gymnastics Center, on street parking ONLY. Lunch for Brit Bike pilots and passengers after ride at Stafford Lake Park. For more info visit www.BSAocnc.org or call Don Danmeier at 415-898-0330
Wednesday, November 6
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, November 7
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, November 7
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. New Location: Palermo's Italian Restaurant, 791 Auzerais Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126. Amazing food...fair company LOL. As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Thursday, November 14
Northern California Norton Owners Club Monthly Meeting
Second Thursday of Most Months; 7:00pm – 10:00pm; Swiss Park, 5911 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560. Bench racing around 7pm, meeting calls to order at 8pm For more info www.nortonclub.com
Sunday, November 17
Zen MotoGP Gathering
Watch the race from Valencia!. Enjoy complimentary appetizers and motorcycling camaraderie while cheering on the talented racers! 2:00pm at The Pier Chowder House and Tap Room (790 Port Road, Point Arena) For more info call 707-882-2281

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Sunday, December 1
27th Annual Willits Toy Run
At noon riders leave the Evergreen Shopping Center, escorted by the Little Lake Fire Department, and rides to the Little Lake Grange for Live Music, Raffle, Lunch, Live Auction. Participants must bring 1 toy for ages 1 to 17. For more info https://www.facebook.com/events/1645310198935157/
Sunday, December 1
Cloverdale Lions Club 22st Annual Toy Run
9:00 - 2:30; Cloverdale Citrus Fair Grounds, 1 Citrus Fair Drive, Cloverdale, CA. Admission is one NEW unwrapped toy and $10.00. Included are donuts and coffee in the morning, Cloverdale Lions Famous BBQ of Sam's Tri-Tip, Frank's famous beans, Tim's wonderful salad, and rolls and butter. Ken's oysters are available for purchase. There will be a raffle, 50/50 raffle, and silent auction. There also will be Lion John's Full No Host Bar. Who can resist those Bloody Mary's. The toys are given to children of the community, who otherwise would not have a very Merry Christmas. The last two years, we have been able to contribute some extra toys to the fire victims of the Santa Rosa and Paradise areas. So ride, walk, or drive, rain or shine, to the event. For more info www.cloverdalelionsclub.com
Sunday, December 1
Northern California Norton Owners Christmas Party and Meeting
1:00pm - 5:00pm; Venue - Tom & Liz's; 730 Linda Flora Ave., San Jose, CA. For more info www.nortonclub.com
Wednesday, December 4
NorCal Eastbay Airheads First Wednesday Barley Therapy
First Wednesday of most months, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Sideshow Kitchen, 942 Stanford Ave., Oakland, CA 94608. For more info visit www.airheads.org
Thursday, December 5
California (Bay Area) NORCAL Guzzi Bike Night
First Thursday of every month at 6:00 P.M. New Location: Palermo's Italian Restaurant, 791 Auzerais Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126. Amazing food...fair company LOL. As always, MGNOC members and all motorcyclists are welcome. For more info on dinner or a ride or to become a member contact Pierre at 408-710-4886 or email the group at: pierredacunha@yahoo.com
Saturday, December 7
Hometown Holidays at The Zen House
4:00 - 6:00pm. Have fun while shopping for the motorcyclist on your holiday list...or shop for yourself! Listen to live music with local favorite Black Sugar Rose! Enjoy complimentary holiday hor d'ouvres and libations. We'll be serving Dave's Danish Glogg to get you into the Holiday Spirit! Receive 30% off Tires, 20% off Apparel and Protective Gear (including special orders) and 10% off all other Shop Merchandise!
For more info call 707-882-2281
Saturday, December 7
Hometown Holidays in Point Arena
12:00-7:00pm. Point Arena is the place to celebrate the season! Join the Hometown Holidays festivities sponsored by the Point Arena Merchants Association. Shops, galleries and an Arts & Crafts Pop-Up Market will offer unique holiday gifts, special discounts and festive foods. Dance performance at Arena Theater at noon. Children's activities at Action Network. Santa Claus and Holiday Caroling round out the fun! Restaurants will offer holiday specials to diners with a purchase receipt from the event. Have fun, get festive, eat well and finish your holiday shopping locally, at Hometown Holidays!
For more info visit www.PointArena.net
Saturday, December 7 - Sunday, December 8
BMW Owner's Club of Nor Cal Meeting and Campout
4:00pm; Big Basin State Park, Santa Cruz Mountains. This is IT! The last campout of the year! For more info visit www.bmwnorcal.org
Sunday, December 8
Northern California Norton Owners Club Freeze Ride
10:30 - 2:30; Alice's Restaurant, 17288 Skyline Blvd, Woodside, CA 94062. For more info www.nortonclub.com

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