Business / Economy

Opening day for the motorcycle rally

Rally hours end at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday. San Benito Street to re-open Sunday night

The Hollister Motorcycle Rally opened at 9 a.m. Friday, June 30 and will run through the weekend in downtown Hollister.

The rally hours are as follows:

  • Friday, June 30: 9 am. to 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 1: 9 am. to 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 2: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.(All vehicles must be off of San Benito Street at 5 p.m.). 

San Benito Street will re-open to traffic at 6 p.m. on July 2

Rally reminders

  • No pets are allowed in the rally event area, except for service animals.
  • No weapons, tools, pocket knives, whips, bats or devices that could be used as a weapon are allowed in the rally event area. No exceptions. 
  • Alcohol beverages must remain in the beer garden, open containers are no allowed in the general event area
  • No public nudity.
  • There will be mobile EMT's throughout the event area and a mobile field hospital at East and Sally streets.
  • As always, dial 911 for emergencies.

Adam Breen

Adam Breen has been a San Benito County resident since 1980 and graduated from Sacred Heart School and San Benito High School before earning a bachelor's degree from California State University, Fresno. A father of two sons, Adam has taught newspaper, English and yearbook at SBHS for the past decade, after six years as a magazine editor for Santa Clara University. He previously was editor of the Hollister Free Lance and content director for BenitoLink.