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What are the dates for the 2020 Rally? The 2020 ABATE of Iowa, Inc. Freedom Rally will be held July 2nd - 4th, 2020. The official gates will open at 8:00 am on Thursday, July 2nd.
What are the dates for the 2021 Rally? The 2021 Rally will be held on July 1st - 3rd, 2021.
Where will the Freedom Rally be held? The Rally will be held at the property that the membership of ABATE of Iowa purchased outside of Algona, Iowa at 2507 - 160th Avenue. The property is located 3 miles East of Algona on Highway 18, then 4.3 miles north on county road P56 or 160th Street.
Can I bring my own alcohol to the Rally? Due to changes in insurance coverage, we are unable to allow "carry-in" alcohol to be brought in to Freedom Park. Due to the restriction, we will have packaged beer available for purchase inside the park. We apologize for the inconvenience.
How do I get information on being a vendor at the 2020 Rally?
How do I purchase advance tickets? ONLINE advanced tickets will be available soon.
Become a member of A.B.A.T.E. of Iowa here: https://abateiowa.org/membership
What is the admission price at the gate? For the 2020 Freedom Rally, admission prices coming soon. Saturday ONLY sales begin at 8:00 am on Saturday. To qualify for member prices, you must provide proof of membership in ABATE of Iowa or any other SMRO or MRO (State Motorcycle Rights Organization).
ABATE of Iowa memberships will be available at the gate prior to Rally ticket sales.
Can I bring in my own firewood? NO! Always obtain your firewood locally. Any wood from other areas can harbor fungus, termites, or other invasive pests, like the dreaded Emerald Ash Borer; which has the potential to create a new infestation lethal to living trees. Don't bring your own firewood with you. We have firewood for sale.
How do I obtain information regarding accommodations in the Algona area? Information regarding the Algona area can be obtained from the following links -
Algona Chamber of Commerce - www.algona.org
City of Algona - www.ci.algona.ia.us
Travel Iowa - https://www.traveliowa.com/cities/algona-iowa/522/
Will there be parking for vehicles at the Algona land? Yes, there is approximately 22 acres that will be reserved for vehicle parking. However, RV camping will not be permitted in this area. $10 fee for car parking.
What is the Minimum age to attend the Rally? Minimum age to attend the rally is 18. Minimum age to drink is 21 - and security will be watching.
Can I park my RV at the rally grounds?
Contact John with questions at 319-231-2842.
Where can I park my trailer if I can park it on the rally grounds?
Parking for trailers towed behind trucks and cars on the rally grounds. There is a $25.00 fee for parking your trailer for the weekend. There is limited space available, room for between 30 - 35 trailers. This is a first come , first serve basis. Watch for the signs.