Join us on April 1st, as THE THUNDERBIRD THROTTLE roars through the Valley and into several Native American communities featuring Indigenous Riders, Cultural Performances, Incredible Experiences with Native American communities, leaders, social service advocates and dozens of families impacted by the Missing and Murdered Indigenous People (MMIP) issue.

This is the FIRST AND ONLY Native American Benefit Motorcycle Ride SANCTIONED by Arizona Bike Week, FEATURED by Arizona Rider Motorcycle News and ENDORSED by the Phoenix Indian Center!  The event is expected to attract hundreds of riders, Native American youth, Tribal members and visitors.

Everyone is welcome to participate in this ride. **Please note, online pre-registration is now closed. On-site registration is available from 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM at WeKoPa on Saturday, April 1, 2023.

The registration fee for this ride is as follows:

  • $30 for an individual rider
  • $40 for a rider with a passenger (Please note that with this paid registration, both primary rider and passenger receive lunch and an Arizona Bike Week Poweryard Wristband.

Date: Saturday, April 1, 2023

Time: Check-in and On-site Registration begins at 8:30AM

Location: Ride begins at WeKoPa Casino, 10424 N Fort McDowell Rd, Fort McDowell, AZ 85264

Route Information

  Click here to view detailed information about the ride route.






For questions, email us at thunderbirdthrottle@gmail.com

a 501(c) 3 non-profit recognized by the IRS. Tax ID Number: 86-6006566