Annual motorcycle show and shine planned at Dayton Valley Days festival |

Annual motorcycle show and shine planned at Dayton Valley Days festival

The Ghost Soldiers Motorcycle Club is hosting its second annual Motorcycle Show & Shine in conjunction with the Dayton Valley Days festival Sept. 19-20 in Old Town Dayton.

The show and shine highlights Saturday activities during the two-day street festival, which also features a pancake breakfast; live entertainment; Railroad Days at the historic Carson & Colorado Depot featuring gold panning, hand car rides and an old fashioned saloon, along with tours of the historic firehouse/jail, and Dayton Museum that will feature blacksmithing demos; the Boys and Girls Club’s free Kids Zone with games, activities and the annual Pinewood Derby; nationally sanctioned chili cook-off; big silent auction; crafts; vendors and more. The hometown parade and the Dayton Car Club’s Gold Creek Show-n-Shine are also on Saturday. The pet parade takes place on Sunday.

The Ghost Soldier Motorcycle Club is hosting the show and shine, which is sponsored by Kings Motorsports, Kool Desert Powersports, Biker Store and the Dayton Valley Days Committee.

Registration, which is limited, is a donation of non-perishable food items which includes entry in the motorcycle show and shine, the chance to win raffle prizes, and the opportunity to vie for a first, second and third place trophies in the People’s Choice awards for both street bikes and sport bikes. Donated food goes to area food banks.

For an application, go to For more information, call Tom Lakey at 775-443-5274.