Meetings

When and Where we Meet

Everyone is welcome! (You don’t have to own a BMW motorcycle, just be interested!)

Our club meets on the second Thursday  of each month at 7 pm (except as noted), at the Spaghetti Western Cafe, 1608 Shepherd Drive, Houston, TX 77007. This is a few blocks south of I-10 on Shepherd Dr. Meetings are announced on this website, on our Calendar, and through our email Newsletter.

The meetings start at 7 pm in the back “party room”. Many people begin arriving by 5pm to to enjoy dinner and socialize. Sometimes it’s almost “standing room only” so come early to get a good table. There are usually a number of people who ride their motorcycles, so every meeting is a “show and tell”.

  • Parking is available in the lot behind the restaurant on Eigel Street. If the restaurant’s lot is full, additional parking is available directly across the street in an office-building lot (look for sign). People who ride usually park their bikes on the apron in front of the restaurant; but be careful of the steep slope and the busy traffic on Shepherd!
Map to Spaghetti Western Italian Cafe

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Tech Days

Tech days happen twice a year – in the Spring and Fall – rain or shine. Lunch is provided by the club. This is an opportunity to get some maintenance done on your bike with some expert assistance available. Common tasks that many people do are bleeding brakes, changing tires, adjusting valves, syncing carbs, adding farkles (and admiring other peoples’ farkles), changing rear drive fluid, and tuning their turboencabulators. (If you don’t know what that is, see video on the Turbo Encabulator).

Just bring your tools and parts. Other members with years of experience of working on BMWs will be there to help you. We ask that you clean up after yourself, take your leftover parts and fluids home, and if you borrow any tools DON’T put them back – just leave them out on the bench. Even if you don’t have any work to do you can come and learn and socialize.

Note that Tech Days are not open to the general public – just club members and close friends.

Meeting News

Meeting Reminder for Thursday, October 12

Our next monthly meeting will be 7 p.m. Thursday, October 12, 2017, at the Spaghetti Western Italian Cafe, 1608 Shepherd ...
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Fall Tech Day, October 1

Don't forget to attend the Tech Day this Sunday. The weather should be good. Mike Murphy is hosting a club ...
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Safety Training Class November 11 (rescheduled)

The BMW Motorcycle Club of Houston will offer a motorcycle safety training course for 9am Saturday, November 11, at BMW Motorcycles ...
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Meeting Reminder for Thursday, July 13

Our next monthly meeting will be 7 p.m. Thursday, July 13, at the Spaghetti Western Italian Cafe, 1608 Shepherd Dr, ...
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Safety Training Class July 15

The BMW Motorcycle Club of Houston has scheduled a motorcycle safety training course for 9am Saturday, July 15, at BMW ...
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Photos from Tech Day, April 30

Mike Murphy is hosting a club "Tech Day" at his place in Pearland. Tech days happen twice a year - in ...
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Tech Day, April 30

Mike Murphy is hosting a club "Tech Day" at his place in Pearland. Tech days happen twice a year - in ...
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Breakfast in the Woodlands

Join Us for Breakfast, Saturday, November 26, 2016 BMW Motorcycles of the Woodlands (198 Ed English Drive, Shenandoah, TX map) is ...
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Annual Christmas Party!

Hello Riders!  A reminder to let us know if you are coming to the Holiday Dinner Party on Sunday, December 11, ...
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Coffee and Doughnuts at Wild West Motoplex

Wild West Motoplex has invited our Club to a Coffee & Doughnuts get-together, an hour before they open for business ...
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