619 calls for service on rally weekend was down from 753 last year; 86 citations issued matched three-year high
Rally construction will begin after Farmers' Market closes on Wednesday
Roadshows President Randy Burke said he learned from last year's mistakes and predicts a smoother-running rally
Plenty to discuss at the final Hollister City Council meeting of the calendar year
Pacheco Liquors and Jessie's Liquor Store/Gas Station were cited for helping customers avoid the rally policy of no open alcohol containers
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
Venue south of Tres Pinos to be open during the Fourth of July weekend for camping, entertainment
Previous promoter still owes the city $90,000 as the city council considers its next move
City officials say the search is on for a new promoter, as the previous one still owes $90,000 that was due July 1
Short-staffed department was busy, with 93 traffic stops, 20 citations and 101 calls for service. 41 people were booked into jail over the weekend.
Friday marked the beginning of the three-day event, which drew swarms of bikers and spectators alike.
Entertainment, Concessions and Camping at Bolado Park Event Center Complements Hollister Freedom Rally Activities
A lineup of local bands is offering great entertainment 3:30-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday on the patio at the Bolado Park Event Center; biker movies follow in the Pavilion.
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