The Handel Family welcomes you to come and celebrate the 16th Anniversary of Catskill Mountain Thunder. This is a motorcycle festival like no other. It is held at a beautiful resort nestled in the Northern Catskill Mountains.
Join us Thursday for our Pre-Festival party and enjoy free food, free beer, and live entertainment with Shovelhead. Then on Friday morning Join Roy and Patty on a breakfast run through the scenic Catskill Mountains.
We feature a huge vendor expo with at least 60 vendors every year. Also During the 3-day festival there will be stunt shows with MX professionals, The Wall of Death and live music all day long. Enjoy rodeo games such as weenie bite, slow race, potato-in-a haystack, one-legged boot race, etc., seminars on antique bike restoration, bike shows with $1,000 in cash prizes, Bike Build-Off with celebrity bike builders, Airbrush Contest, Food available in multiple locations.
We have 2 huge concerts on Friday and Saturday night (bands to be announced). While we also have live bands including SHOVELHEAD in the bar, on the front lawn, and out in the beer garden. Along with live bands we also have entertainer “Bag Lady Sue”, motorcross races, SPAGHETTI WRESTLING, ladies only male revue, A phenomenal fireworks show.
This Festival goes much deeper than what meets the eye, you will see that you wont run out of things to do. We also feature AERIAL BURNOUTS, Guided and self-guided tours, Leather show, bonfires, browse our antique bike museum,and on Sunday we have a huge Pig Roast with unlimited beer.
In addition to lodging accommodations on site, there are also RV and tent camping with electric and water available. These sites are first come first serve. Some people come as early as a week ahead of time to hold their spots. You can also come and hold your spot with your tent or RV and pay a storage fee.