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ECECD Partners with Stars-Stripes & Spokes and COKE for Memorial Day



  1. Can you give me some general information about the rally and where can I find more details?

    Star&Stripes&Spokes™ is a motorcycle rally honoring America’s Armed Forces open to riders and non-riders alike being held Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-30, 2011, at RFK Stadium Festival Grounds in Washington, DC. Admission is free. For more information please email or call 202-942-4468.

  2. Why should I come to Stars&Stripes&Spokes™?

    Why not? This annual motorcycle rally has everything! There will be free motorcycle parking, live music, military vehicle & equipment displays and hundreds of vendors. The event is served by the Stadium-Armory Metro Station Blue and Orange lines so you can easily come to the event and still go see all the National Monuments and other sites in D.C. during Memorial Day weekend.

  3. Who can come to this rally?

    Everyone and anyone can join us at Stars&Stripes&Spokes™—men, women, adults, children. If you ride a bike, great! If you don’t, that’s great too!

  4. Is there parking available?

    There is free parking for all motorcycles and registered vendors. All other attendees must use public parking at RFK or come in by Metro.

  5. Will there be vendors?

    Yes, there will be many vendors present. Please check the current list of vendors on our website who will be there.

  6. I am a vendor. How do I arrange to be a vendor at Stars&Stripes&Spokes™?

    Please refer to the Vendor section of our website. Here you will find a vendor packet and agreement. Please fill out all of the necessary forms and send back to If you have questions, please call 202-942-4468.

  7. How far from the rally site are there hotels?

    Of course, with the rally taking place in Washington, D.C. there are hundreds of hotel accommodations in the area. The rally site is directly served by the Stadium-Armory Metro Stop on the Orange and Blue line.

  8. Are there any other fun things to do before and after the rally?

    Absolutely! Washington, DC is the Nation’s Capital with hundreds of things to do and see. There are monuments, museums, parks, theatres, movies, malls, and restaurants. Please refer to our Points of Interest section under Local Attractions on our website.

  9. What about the weather?

    Stars&Stripes&Spokes will take place rain or shine. Please refer to our weather link in order to be up-to-date on the latest weather patterns.

  10. How do I volunteer?

    If you are interested in volunteering please email