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Too Broke for Sturgis Motorcycle Rally 2022
June 9-12, 2022

The 31th Annual TOO BROKE FOR STURGIS (TBFS) motorcycle rally will be held at Mormon Lake Lodge dry campgrounds and arena, June 9th to 12th, 2022. TBFS is the annual fund-raising event benefiting ABATE of Arizona (AZ’s largest motorcycle-rights organization). ABATE is focused on protecting motorcyclists’ rights, increasing public awareness of motorcycles, and promoting rider safety. This nationally recognized event draws over 1500 motorcycle enthusiasts from all over the country. The event consists of 3-nights of camping, socializing, live music on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, a poker walk, a poker run, raffles and silent auctions, 50/50 raffle, people games, motorcycle games, bike show, Miss Too Broke for Sturgis contest, and various other contests(best beard/mustache, best tattoo,..etc). This is an adult only(18-year and older) event and goes on, rain or shine.

$40 per person, ABATE members get a $5.00 discount, ABATE members: $35 per person(tent camping), RV’s and Camper Trailers: $30 Additional per RV/Trailer

ABATE is seeking merchandise and food vendors and sponsorships. The vendor and sponsorship forms below provide information on vendor and sponsorship opportunities.

* For Sponsorship information, please see our sponsorship letter and sponsorship application

* For Vendor opportunities and information, please see our vendor application

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I need to get our tickets in advance or is the day of ok?

    You can pay in advance(see store) or cash at the gate, ATM's on-site
  • What's the scoop on being a vendor?

    The information on vendor and sponsorships is on the top of each page. The instructions for sending the completed forms are on the forms. For more information contact: Joe Silk miterangers@msn.com or call 480-628-8598

  • I hear there will be no bar in the Arena this year.

    Nope, there won't be. This means that you can bring your adult beverage into the Arena to watch the games and contests without having to dump it out and purchase from the bar. Package sales are available at the Lodge bar or at the Lodge store. You are also welcome to bring your own with.

  • Is this a "family friendly" event?

    The event is an ADULT ONLY party, attendees must be at least 18 years old to enter. Proof of age will be required, with or without an accompanying adult/guardian. You must be at least 21 years old to drink alcohol on premise. Underage drinking will not be tolerated.

  • What if all the cabins and RV hookups at Mormon Lake Lodge are sold out?

    The Field in the Event Venue will be open for camper trailer/RV dry camping. Here's a link to the Too Broke website page showing where we're setting up trailer/RV camping and we do ask that you set-up there. If Mormon Lake Cabins are full we suggest looking at vacation rentals in the area. The Mormon Lake area has several rental homes at various rates.

  • What about getting a cabin or RV hookup?

    Call Mormon Lake Lodge at (928) 354-2227. Mention ABATE for a 10% discount on cabins and RV hook-ups.

  • Is it possible to get there Thursday evening or earlier and be able to camp without having to move again the next morning?

    Yes you can come Thursday and camp however we will be collecting registration money on Thursday and people must pay for the event to stay Thursday night. ABATE of Arizona has contracted to take control of the property Thursday, and needs to be paid. If you come before Thursday MLL will collect their camping fee.

  • Need to know is it OK to tent and bedroll?

    Absolutely OK to tent and bedroll. Actually that's what it's all about. We're working hard to keep RVs and trailers in the grassy field and the support cages in a parking area http://www.toobrokeforsturgis.com/map so that there is plenty of shaded area for those of us that still ride with a tent and bedroll.

  • Are there going to be enough camp sites?

    Camping will be first come-first serve, but the campground is fairly generous. We've got the whole dry campground.

  • How can I get a camping space?

    Tent Camping at the Event Venue in the dry campground is included as part of the admission. RV’s and camper trailers (except motorcycles pulling trailers and vehicles pulling motorcycle trailers) are an additional $30 for the weekend. There are port-a potti’s and handwash stations in the dry campground and just a short walk away is a restroom facility and coin operated showers.

    No 4-wheel vehicles will be allowed to park in the tent camping area.

  • Do you accept credit/debit cards?

    No we do not, however there are ATM machines available if you need cash, but we recommend you bring cash with you.
  • Will registration be at the campground or lodge?

    Registration is at the campground at the event site.
  • What time does registration start on Thursday?

    Registration opens at noon on Thursday, in the campground at the event site.
  • Do I need to get our tickets in advance, or is the day of okay?

    You can purchase your tickets at the event or on line(see store tab on home page)
  • I am planning on attending the rally for the first time this year. Anything I need to do before I come up there?

    Get your motor runnin', head out on the highway! Nope, with the exception of packing your ride, bringing your wallet and filling your tank...you can just show up.
  • How do I get to Too Broke?

    Here's one way. Take I-17 to Exit 339 - Lake Mary Road / Mormon Lake. Head south off of the Exit onto Lake Mary Road. It's 21 miles to the Mormon Lake turnoff to the west. Ride down Mormon Lake Road to the Event Entrance. Lake Mary Road show as Coconino County 3 or 487 on most maps.

    From the west on I-40, take exit 195 towards, AZ-89A/Flagstaff, merge on AZ-89A, then take exit 341 for McConnell Drive. Turn left onto E. McConnell Dr, then turn left onto S. Beulah Blvd. Use the left two lanes to turn left onto Lake Mary Road. Follow Lake Mary Road to Mormon Lake Rd. Follow Mormon Lake Rd to event.

    DIRECTIONS FROM EAST VALLEY to TOO BROKE FOR STURGIS (TBFS) at Mormon Lake, 2.75 hours ride, 145 miles of beautiful views and great roads. Zero your trip meter now.

    From East Valley, head North (left) on Country Club Dr (AZ 87) to Payson (eat and gas up if you like). At the traffic circles, stay on AZ 87 North. You’ll go thru Pine and Strawberry to Clint’s Well.

    At 116 miles, mile post 290, the Mustang gas station and Long Valley Café will be on your left. Take the next left onto Coconino County Road 3 (AZ 209/Lake Mary Road) note road sign “ß TO FLAGSTAFF” on right shoulder. If you get to Blue Ridge Reservoir, you went too far.

    Ride another 27 miles, between mile posts 317-318 Turn left onto Mormon Lake Road – AZ90 (keep your eyes open for the “Mormon Lake Lodge” wooden sign 30’ off the right shoulder. HINT: The road temporarily widens for a dedicated left turn lane. If you go up onto the plateau and view the lake, you went too far.

    Go 2 miles to Mormon Lake campground, past Mormon Lake Lodge.

    Please be mindful of the residents and keep your speed slow through the village.

  • Other bikes welcome other than Harleys?

    ABATE is for All riders, All bikes....so, Yes! We welcome all bikes, not just Harleys.
  • Can I join ABATE at the event?

    You betcha! Check out http://www.abateofaz.org/membership for membership information.
  • Who is putting on Too Broke For Sturgis?

    ABATE of AZ http://www.abateofaz.org . Too Broke, a Biker Event brought to you by a Biker's Rights Organization, is ABATE of AZ's annual fundraiser and an all-volunteer effort. All proceeds go the fight for your motorcycling freedoms.
  • How much does Too Broke For Sturgis cost?

    The price of admission is $40 for the weekend per person. ABATE members get $5 off price of weekend pass. Saturday only passes are available for $25 each. RV’s and Camper Trailers are an additional $30.