Thursday Evening:

Karaoke will be available in the Saloon Thursday evening.

Friday Schedule:

8-10am: Breakfast at Concession Stand
9:00am: Smiley opens the 10th Annual Thunder in Kanawha,
Vendors open for business, Playtime with Smiley
3-4:30pm: Adult Twister in Saloon
4:30-5:00pm: Dildo Racing
5:00-6:00pm: Dani Kerr (Arena Stage)
6:00-8:00pm: Flat Blak Cadillac (Arena Stage)
8:00-9:00pm: Beer Belly Contest
9:00-11:00pm: Tim Elliott (Arena Stage)

Saturday Schedule:

7:30-10:30am: Breakfast in Saloon ($12/person)
9:00am: Smiley opens the show. Vendors open for business.
10:00am: Start Bike Show Registration (by Carriage House
11:00am-12:00pm: Veteran Salute & Bike Wedding (arena)
12:00-1:00pm: Bad Mountain Brew (Arena Stage)
1:30-2:00pm: Pudding Wrestling
2:00-3:30pm: Southern Thunder (Arena Stage)
3:30-4:00pm: Pole Dancing Exhibition
4:00pm: Bike Show Winners Announced
4:00-5:30pm: Problem Child (Arena Stage)
5:30-6:30pm: Daisy Duke and Wet T-Shirt Contest
6:30-8:00pm: Honky Tonk Outlaws (Arena Stage)
8:00-9:00pm: Smiley’s Tribute to the Troops / Miss KVA Contest, Pole Dance Contest
9:00-11:00pm: Confederate Railroad

It’s time for our 10th Annual Thunder in Kanawha Bike Rally on July 19-21, 2019. We look forward to visiting with our many friends from past Rallies and to making new friends with first time Rally Attendees. Come for a day or for the entire weekend. We have lots of fun activities planned like our famous Wet T-Shirt Contest, and Live Music performances.

If you need an awesome house for group lodging and a private party, we offer our secluded 130 farm with the large Stillhouse Manor house and Stables Cottage that can accommodate 27 overnight guests. This is an amazing place for your large group’s lodging needs and to have your own exclusive Rally party.

Have your bike cleaned at our Bikinis Bike Wash. Enjoy some great food and your favorite beverages at our Arena Concession Stand or in our Carriage House Saloon. You are invited to our 10th Annual Rally for a great party with your friends. We look forward to seeing you.





  • Wet T-Shirt Contest
  • Bikini Bike Wash
  • Vendors

Other Information:

– Breakfast Buffet Friday, Saturday and Sunday
– Public Handicap Accessible Restrooms on Site
– Security on Site

Bike Rally Cost:

$15 Friday
$25 Saturday
$35 Weekend Pass

Campground for Rally Weekend:

– $30 per night for full hook ups
– $20 per night for electric hook up
– FREE primitive camping

  • Pricing for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
  • All campsites include use of Bath House

Private 130 Acre Farm for Rally Weekend

Other Accommodations:

Stay at the Stillhouse Manor – Sleeps 18 people
Stables Cottage   – Sleeps 9 people

2-Night minimum on any stay
Call Kanawha Valley Arena Resort for reservations @ 540-789-2084 or Brooke Bright 704-400-5689


To be a vendor at Thunder in Kanawha, please call Kanawha Valley Arena Resort @ 540-789-2084 or Brooke Bright 704-400-5689

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