The Great Chicken Rally

The 29th Annual Great Chicken Rally in Dunlap, TN

Presented by The BMW Motorcycle Owners of Alabama
May 25th - 27th 2018
Coke Ovens Historical Park - Mountain View Circle - Dunlap, TN
GPS N 35 22.653 W 85 24.012

GRILLS ARE BACK AND WE ARE SMOKIN SOME GOOOOD CHICKENS…Come join us at the Chicken Rally in the beautiful Sequatchie Valley in Dunlap Tennessee. Situated just west of and close to Chattanooga, TN we’ll have some great suggested rides for you to explore the area. The rally grounds are the historical Coke Ovens Park and Museum that commemorates the boom era of coal mining in the region. Click Here to register for the rally.

Chicken Lovers

Rally fee includes 2 nights camping, 3 meals…Friday night (BBQ), Saturday pancake breakfast, Saturday night smokin’ some gooooood Chicken, and on Sunday morning there will be a continental breakfast. There will be free coffee, tea, water and lemonade provided throughout the rally. The first 75 that pre-register will receive a rally pin, T-Shirt and commemorative rubber chicken; CUT OFF number attending will be 300 so get registered.

Ride the roads in the most beautiful part of this country, hills of Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia and North Carolina all within range for the day. Numerous door prizes, rally awards, and live entertainment on Friday and Saturday night.

Got a cool vintage bike? BMW and other brands are welcome to enter the vintage bike contest!

We will also display a "Wall of Honor" to pay tribute to our current military, veterans and fallen warriors. If you have someone you would like to honor please bring a photo for the display.

For Vendor and vintage bike show registrations and all other questions, please contact Dianne Tonkin, Rally Chair by email [javascript protected email address].


Entertainment Friday and Saturday Night

Friday  -  TBD
Saturday  -  TBD

This bike belongs to Tom Bridgers, a very well known restorer and a stickler for detail.

Vintage/Classic BMW Bike Show

Vintage/Classic Bike show will be held on Saturday. Judging will be held around 4:00 pm (we know you're out riding) and will be announced at the Saturday night awards ceremony.

Registration information

You may pre-register or register at the gate on the days of the rally.

Pre-Registration is if you register online or post-mark your mail-in registration on or prior to May 10th at 11:59 PM. The price for the rally for pre-registration is $50. Those who pre-register will go into a special prize drawing.

Regular Registration is if you register online or post-mark your mail-in registration after May 10th at 11:59 PM. The price for the rally for regular registration is $60. At the door pricing is also $60.

On-line registration ends May 19th at 11:59 PM and mail-in registrations need to be received by the same date.

Current Registration Fees:
$60 - per person age 13 and up.
$20 - per person 6 to 12 years (child packet)
$20 - Day pass (no packet - purchase at the gate only).

Children under 6 years of age are admitted free (with a paid adult).

Refund Policy - All payments are final. We do not provide refunds for event registrations. Please carefully review the charge(s) on the registration form and be sure you know what you are paying for. - The refund policy is set by BMW Motorcycle Owners of Alabama.

Registration ended on May 19th, 2018 11:59 PM

Camping information

  • The rally fee includes camping.
  • There are no showers available at the camp site. Showers are available at a nearby high school.
  • Rally Grounds Will Not Be Available Until Friday So Please No Early Arrivals!
  • Please.. NO PETS
  • Limited RV Spots – NO HOOKUPS – Please Contact Rally Chair For Reservations

Contact information

For Information contact Dianne Tonkin - [javascript protected email address]

Click here for a map of the Rally location

Click here to view our Rally Supporters

Click here to view Accomodations

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