The Steel Horse Rally

May 5th & 6th, 2017


The Steel Horse Rally: Arkansas Henry Award 

2016 Finalist for Community Tourism Development


The Steel Horse Rally: 2016 Best of the Best Winner 

Best Local Entertainment Event - The Times-Record

Charity Applications are now available for charities and non-profit organizations who want to apply for donations or informational booth space at the 2017 Steel Horse Rally. For more information, please click here. 

Sponsorship opportunities are now available for the 2017 Steel Horse Rally. For more information please click here.  Vendor information and volunteer opportunities are now available, too. For more details, please e-mail


Join the Steel Horse Rally E-mail List

Make a Donation to the Steel Horse Rally Inc.

The Steel Horse Rally is an annual charity motorcycle rally that honors "all who serve" including military, veterans, law enforcement and first responders and is dedicated to helping local charities. Thanks to the success of the 2016 rally, The Steel Horse Rally Inc. which is a non-profit charity organization, is increasing the amount of donations and increasing the number of local charities benefiting from the event. This year, the Steel Horse Rally Inc. has made donations to five local charities: 

  • The Gregory Kistler Treatment Center
  • Earthbound Angels Inc.
  • The Fort Smith Museum of History
  • Hannah House
  • The Children's Emergency Shelter Independent Living Program.

The Steel Horse Rally Inc. recently presented donations in the amount of $2,000 to each of these five charities. In addition to $10,000 in monetary donations to these five charities, the Steel Horse Rally Inc. donated booth space at the 2016 Steel Horse Rally to military and veterans support organizations and local charities, giving them a unique opportunity to share the work that they do in the community. Charities are selected by the Steel Horse Rally Board of Directors after completing a charity application. Applications for the 2017 Steel Horse Rally will be available soon. For more information about how you or your business or organization can get involved in the 2017 Steel Horse Rally, please e-mail The 3rd Annual Steel Horse Rally will be May 5-6, 2017.

The Steel Horse Rally Gives to More

Fort Smith Charities This Year 
Click here to read The Times-Record article about recent Steel Horse Rally 

The 2016 Steel Horse Rally has economic impact of $8 Million

FORT SMITH (KFSM) — A rainy start to the weekend of the Steel Horse Rally had little effect on the economic boom it brought to the River Valley.
     The two-day event consisted of 25,000 bikes and 37,500 total people attending.
     Steel Horse Rally staff estimated an $8.3 million economic impact from the weekend, a 95 percent increase from what it achieved in 2015.
     The Fort Smith Chamber of Commerce was not available for comment on its official estimate of the bike rally’s economic impact.
The 3rd Annual Steel Horse Rally will be May 5-6, 2017.

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Thanks to everyone who "Rode Hard" with Thunder TV in the recent charity ride to raise money for the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Chapter 7-2 & The Steel Horse Rally Inc. Over $500 was raise for the two charitable organizations.

"America's Favorite New Motorcycle Rally in

Downtown Fort Smith" -

Official 2016 Steel Horse Rally T-shirts & Merchandise available at Emi-Lee's in Fort Smith and online in the Steel Horse Rally Store You can still get an official 2016 Steel Horse Rally T-shirt, limited edition pin, Yeti tumblers/can koozies and more, with all proceeds from the sales going to help the Steel Horse Rally Inc. charity. These items are all tax free  and are now available at Emi-Lee's, 6506 Old Highway 71 South, Fort Smith, AR. (479) 452-5488 Open: Monday-Friday 10AM - 6PM, Saturday 10AM–5PM and Sunday 1–5PM. 

May 5th & 6th, 2017

Fort Smith, Arkansas