Parade and Staging Information
Motorcycles will enter the staging area at
the corner of Indiana Avenue and Adams Street. “Pre-registered”
riders will enter on the left hand side of the street . “Day
Of” registration will enter on the right side of the street.
Motorcycles will not be permitted to enter the staging area
at any other access point.
ALL pre-registered riders will receive a red priority head light
sticker. It is
imperative that this headlight sticker be put on your motorcycle
headlight prior to entering the parade staging area at Indiana
Avenue and Adams Street. If
you registered on the day of the event, or a ride only, your sticker will
be green, and you will not be permitted to enter the
pre-registration staging line.
If you have pre-registered and did not place the sticker on
the headlight as indicated, you will be directed into the wrong
staging area. Day Of registration will receive orange headlight
stickers that must be put on immediately after registration.
Registration is required to participate in West Coast Thunder XVI.
The Memorial Day parade will begin staging
at 6:00 a.m. The ceremonies will end around
9:00 a.m. at the
Harley-Davidson venue, at which time you will need to proceed to
your motorcycle and prepare for departure.
The parade will depart for the Riverside National Cemetery,
City of Moreno Valley, and Soboba Casino at precisely 9:11 a.m.
Riverside Police Department and the California Highway Patrol
will escort the parade.
Riders will obey all posted speed limits, and all police officer
instructions while on route.
Please turn on your head-light(s) and emergency hazard lights
while on the parade route.
The parade will travel the following route:
From Indiana Ave. turn right onto Arlington Ave. Proceed on
Arlington Ave. and turn right onto Alessandro Blvd. Proceed on
Alessandro Blvd. and bear to the right at Trautwein Rd. Proceed on
Trautwein Rd. and turn left onto Van Buren Blvd. Merge to the RIGHT
lane if you want to enter the Riverside National Cemetery, turn
right onto Village West Drive and enter Cemetery at the side entry
RIDERS WHO WANT TO ENTER THE CEMETERY TO PAY
RESPECTS WILL TURN RIGHT ON VILLAGE WEST DRIVE FROM THE
RIGHT LANE ONLY ON VAN BUREN BLVD.
AND ENTER THE CEMETERY VIA THE SIDE GATE.
Riders that enter the Cemetery may pay respects for as long
as they like, and then choose to go on
to Soboba Casino afterwards,
will do so on their own accord, on a non-escorted route.
Please be mindful of noise
levels while on cemetery grounds and when leaving.
All participants will be able to enjoy our morning entertainment,
including the West Coast Thunder Color Guard ceremony and singing of
the National Anthem. Registered participants will be able to enjoy breakfast and coffee, located at the
rear of the dealership.
Soboba Casino, San
At the Soboba Casino participants will enjoy live entertainment,
food and product vendors, official event ceremonies; all culminating
with a performance leading recording artists.
note: Lunch is not included in the registration; however, you will
be able to purchase from various food vendors at the Soboba Casino
venue. The venue is located at 23333 Soboba Road, off Gilman
Springs and the 60 Freeway East, in San Jacinto. Public parking will
be available to all participants.