Bikers from around the country came to Hollister on March 28 to take part in the annual Bike Blessing. Photo by John Chadwell.

San Benito Lifestyle

28th annual Bike Blessing brings riders to Hollister

Top Hatters Motorcycle Club hosts Palm Sunday ceremony.

There were an estimated 5,000 motorcycle enthusiasts during the 2018 three-day Rebel Rally. Photo by John Chadwell.


Hollister Rally schedule

Attendees can go on a scavenger hunt, get rally patches and pins, eat food and more!

American Legion Post 69 riders on San Benito Street. Around 15 local riders took part in filming promotional videos for the Hollister Rebel Rally. Photos by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

Hollister Rebel Rally promotional videos capture San Benito County

Marketing of July event plays on ‘It’s all about the ride’ theme.

The mural on the outside of Johnny's Bar & Grill in Hollister.

Art & Culture

Historic Hollister biker bar Johnny’s changes hands

A new owner is taking over Johnny's Bar & Grill in Hollister, but it will still be a biker bar and popular local watering hole.


Business / Economy

Rally takes off with a bang, beer sales issue resolved

Up to 40,000 motorcycle enthusiasts are expected to come to Hollister during the three-day rally, which had a beer sales issue on Day 1

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Sunday Marks Final Day of Hollister Freedom Rally

The crowds were smaller on San Benito Street, but the bikes were still plentiful for the last day of the Hollister Freedom Rally, which wrapped up Sunday.

Michael Osborn plays guitar solo during the Michael Osborn Band performance on Friday afternoon.

Thousands arrive on first day of Hollister Freedom Rally

Friday marked the beginning of the three-day event, which drew swarms of bikers and spectators alike.

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San Benito Lifestyle

Bikers roll into Hollister

Three-day annual event gets roaring in downtown Hollister Friday. Thousands of bikers expected locally during the weekend.

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Business / Economy

YouTube offers bikers’ eye view of Hollister rally

Videos posted by rally attendees give unique view of annual event

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Business / Economy

Police prepared for biker rally crowds

Police chief says months of planning have the city ready for the Fourth

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Business / Economy

Downtown surveillance cameras to be installed this month

Plan is to have cameras functional by Fourth of July biker event