Details: This panoramic photograph of Sturgis was taken by Christopher Gjevre. It features Main Street in Sturgis during the annual Sturgis motorcycle rally. Each August, Sturgis and the Black Hills of South Dakota attract hundreds of thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts from all over the world. The rally began in 1938 with a dirt track race and nine riders and is now South Dakota’s largest tourism event and the world’s largest motorcycle rally. The week’s entertainment and fun includes Main Street action, concerts, races, road tours and bike shows. Much of the history of the Sturgis Rally and Races can be found at Sturgis’ National Motorcycle Museum.
This poster is printed on heavy-grade, pH neutral paper with quality UV resistant ink to ensure years of enjoyment. James Blakeway was born and raised in Fargo, North Dakota. He founded Blakeway Worldwide Panoramas in 1989 while living in California, later moving the company to Minnesota. A consummate road warrior, James travels in pursuit of photographs as many as 200 days out of the year. When he's not traveling or working at the Blakeway offices, Jim lends his time to a group he founded with the aim of cleaning polluted waters in Minnesota lakes.