OVERLAND RALLY & ADVENTURE CALENDAR
Lock the doors, say adios to the neighbours, fill the tank, and turn on the ignition heading out to parts unknown for a summer filled with great events crisscrossing the continent. Here’s a sampling of our favourite overland rally’s and events that will educate and entertain, awe and inspire you to never spend a weekend at home.
OVERLAND EXPO WEST May 17-19, 2019 - Fort Tuthill County Park, Flagstaff, AZ www.overlandexpo.com/west Overland Expo West bills itself as the premier overlanding event in the world. The event offers a myriad of classes taught by the world’s leading experts, and has a trade show that includes an incredible assortment of camping, and vehicle equipment and accessories for both 4-wheel and motorcycles.
It’s an event where adventure travel enthusiasts can virtually overdose on knowledge. You can experience hundreds of session-hours of classes for 4-wheel-drive and adventure motorcycling, inspirational programs, the Overland Film Festival, roundtable discussions, demonstrations, food, and a large expo featuring over 300 vendors of adventure travel equipment, camping gear, bikes, vehicles, and services.
The sister event, Overland Expo East takes place in October.
NORTH BOUND EXPEDITIONS bexpeditions.com/east-coastoverland
North Bound Expeditions organizes three excellent off-road adventures in eastern Canada.
South Shore Overland Rally May 24, 2019 - Saint Andrews, NB
This three day season opener takes place on New Brunswick’s rugged south shore,