Empire City Motorcycle Club, Inc.
Empire City Motorcycle Club, Inc. of New York City, was founded by a group of twelve motorcycle riders in October, 1964 as a motorcycle owner/rider club. We are the oldest ongoing gay all riding organization in the country and a vital part of the gay community in New York metropolitan area.
Empire City M/C's
open general meetings are held 8pm-9pm on the first Wednesday of each month at "The Centre" 208 W 13th St. Check the activity sheet at the front desk to see which room we will be in. All interested men and prospective members are welcome to attend.
Empire City MC's 51st Annual
Holiday Party & Toy Drive
It's that time of year once again! Empire City MC's Annual Holiday Party and Toy Drive to benefit Leake & Watts Services! We're moving to a more private venue, the second floor of the Stonewall Inn, 53 Christopher St, New York City but we're keeping the atmosphere and cost the same as last year!
Admission is a toy or gift suitable for a child or teenager and only $25 in advance (online or via mail) or $30 at the door (until we're full up!)
Fantastic door prizes
Plenty of light fare/appetizers all night
Special holiday Jell-O shots and more surprises!
Make it a weekend in NYC -- Excelsior MC’s Trim-a-Tree is Friday, 5th December at The Eagle! Go to Excelsior MC's website for more information.
Upcoming Rides, Runs & Events
Although our calendar is in the box below, we'd like you to be aware (and hopefully come along) on these rides and club runs:
October 18th - RIDE: Dilly's & NJ Day Ride. Meet at Lexington Candy Shop, 1226 Lexington Ave. New York, New York 10028. Kickstands up: 11:00 am (arrive at 10:00 if you want breakfast!)
October 21st - Ear Inn Biker Gathering! Come to the Ear Inn at 326 Spring St in NYC for our monthly "motorcycle night”! Meet up with hundreds of other bikers -- including members of the NJ Eagles, City Cruisers, loads of GDIs and more! Great men, great beer, great food! It's only once a month, so polish your bike's chrome and meet up at 7pm on the 3rd Tuesday of each month during riding season! (Non-riders are welcome to come as well!) This is the LAST ONE for 2014!!
October 24th-26th - Harbour Masters of Maine present “Sail Away 2014”, their 32nd Anniversary in Ogunquit, ME. For more information, click here.
November 5th - Empire City MC's open general meeting. Held the first Wednesday of each month at "The Centre" 208 W 13th St, New York, NY 10011. All interested men and prospective members are welcome to attend. Always check with the front desk/schedule to see which room we're booked into.
November 14th-16th - Leather Homecoming at ‘The Ranch’ plus the Rochester Rams’ Rich Richards Memorial Toy Drive (Rochester, NY) on the 15th!
November 29th - BUCKS MC presents Santa Saturday™ in Asbury Park, NJ. click here for details.
December 3rd - Empire City MC's open general meeting. Held the first Wednesday of each month at "The Centre" 208 W 13th St, New York, NY 10011. All interested men and prospective members are welcome to attend. Always check with the front desk/schedule to see which room we're booked into.
December 5th - Excelsior MC's Trim-a-Tree Holiday Party at The Eagle NYC. click here for details.
December 6th - Empire City MC's 51st Annual Holiday Party at the Stonewall Inn! click here for details.
December 31st - New Year’s Eve & Albert’s Birthday blow-out at The Ranch in Hemlock, NY.
REMEMBER: There are plenty of other events and rides added to our official calendar on a regular basis, especially day rides! Bookmark our official calendar at calendar.EmpireCityMC.com and come along with us on some great rides!
ECMC Documentary Online!
Watch episode two of Kiwi Callahan's "Where I Don't Belong" in the box above or by clicking here. "Where I Don't Belong" is a documentary series dedicated to smashing stereotypes and obliterating "old wives' tales". In episode two, Kiwi gets an exclusive look into the history and inner workings of Empire City Motorcycle Club. This is an exciting project for everyone involved, as we've has never opened our doors to a journalist at this level ever before.
Empire City Motorcycle Club:
50 Years of Riding & Brotherhood!
We've got loads of rides coming up, and you're invited! Keep an eye on our online calendar and if you see something that piques your interest, contact our Road Captain or Secretary!
Rides & Events Calendar
To see a full-screen, monthly Rides & Events Calendar, click here.
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