|July 28, 2021 - |
ASC Rally 15 ASC GOES TO HOLLYWOOD is this weekend! Meetup spots where you can buy our $20 rally pack Friday July 30th 6pm Moose McGuires Pub, 779 Northmount Dr NW Saturday July 31st 11am Carburn Park, 67 Riverview Dr SE Sunday Aug 1st 11am Loco Lou's 2.0 Arcade Bar & Grill, 1324 16 Ave NW Check this page for links to the FB event.
|July 20, 2021 - |
Just a reminder that our 15th rally ASC GOES TO HOLLYWOOD is a go for the August long weekend (Jul 30 to Aug 2). Ride with Apocalypse Scooter Club as we celebrate 100 years of Hollywood movie glitz, in only the finest fashion! Film, glamour and scooters have never looked so well together, join us as we dress up in our best Oscar-worthy styles and take over Calgary for our 2021 rally. Wear your best suits and finest dresses, covering any moviestar glam from 1920 to 2021, whether classic silver-screen or 80's excess... the fashions are endless. Got a favourite movie character (Audrey Hepburn or Gregory Peck anyone?), director? Sprinkle a little Film-Noir in there and we will surely be the best looking pack of scooterists to date! Check this page for links to the FB event.
|Mar 15, 2021 - |
Our Spring/Summer public riding season has started with the longer hours and warmer (Chinook right now) weather. Our Tuesday night public ride meet up location is 7-7:30PM at Vendome Cafe at 940 2 Ave NW. As we are still subject to a public health orders, we are physically distanced outside on the street. All riders are expected to keep their 2m distance and follow other public health orders. Follow us on our Facebook page for any announcements about rides. If the weather is good, we will be riding. You can always email us for further information.
|Oct 20, 2020 - |
Our winter riding season has started with the first snow and cold. Our Tuesday night public ride meet up location is 7PM at Vendome Cafe at 940 2 Ave NW. Follow us on our Facebook page for any announcements about rides. If the weather is good, we will be riding. You can always email us for further information.
|May 27, 2020 - |
Our public riding season begins again for group rides every Tuesday at 7pm at Vendome Cafe - 940 2 Ave NW. Vendome is still closed for renovations but since we are still subject to a public health orders, we are just physically distanced outside on the street. All riders are expected to keep their 2m distance and follow other public health orders.
|May 22, 2020 - |
We are sorry to announce that our scheduled rally set for the 2020 August long weekend has been postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Stay safe everyone and we will see you next year with an even more boffo Hollywood Rally!
|March 20, 2020 - |
Our members have selected ASC GOES TO HOLLYWOOD as the theme for our 15th rally. Ride with Apocalypse Scooter Club as we celebrate 100 years of Hollywood movie glitz, in only the finest fashion! Film, glamour and scooters have never looked so well together, join us as we dress up in our best Oscar-worthy styles and take over Calgary for our 2020 rally. Wear your best suits and finest dresses, covering any moviestar glam from 1920 to 2020, whether classic silver-screen or 80's excess... the fashions are endless. Got a favourite movie character (Audrey Hepburn or Gregory Peck anyone?), director? Sprinkle a little Film-Noir in there and we will surely be the best looking pack of scooterists to date!
|February 2, 2020 - |
While Vendome Cafe is being renovated, the Tuesday night public meet-up and rides will be from Caffe Beano (1613 9 St SW) until further notice.
|August 5, 2019 - |
Here is the itinerary for Monday August 5TH 9:30-ishAM (expect scooter time on this day!) Vendome Cafe (940 2 Ave NW) We see off the out of towners and then go riding, ending up at Sammy’s cantina in the town of San Miguel, where everybody's either rich or dead. The town has been taken over by two families, The Baxters and the Rojos,
|August 4, 2019 - |
Here is the itinerary for Sunday August 4TH 10:30AM Morning grub at the Riverstone Pub (773 Northmount Drive NW) Your last chance to buy a rally pack and try to grab the reward. 12:30PM-4:00PM Spencer leads the posse north to find some wide open spaces. The bounty hunters are to complete their hunts by the end of the ride. Rest at your hideout if there’s time or just go straight to Caravel Craft Brewery and drink beers. 5:30PMsharp! Caravel Craft Brewery (Bay #12, 10221 15 St NE) Show your wristband and come on time because spaghetti and meatballs are horrible cold! This cantina is where there are rally awards plus 23 awesome raffle prizes featuring the Yamaha Beluga 80 Scoot(BRING LOTS OF CASH!). The top bounty hunter collects their prize. Stay for some ridin’ and shootin’ gymkhana in the parking lot. Later… Spencer leads The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly to his hideout.
|August 3, 2019 - |
Here is the itinerary for Saturday August 3RD 10:30AM Morning grub at the Cast Iron Cookhouse (13200 Macleod Trail SE) You also get another chance to buy a rally pack here. 12:30PM-3:00PM Afternoon Wide Open Spaces Group Ride led by Alex. The bounty hunters come to town…WATCH YOUR BACK! Rest at your own hideout. 8:00PM Jane Bond BBQ (2014 36 St SE), for a karaoke showdown. Sing cowboy songs until we feel like riding. Later…. Night riders saddle up and follow Gary to his firepit for a Few Dollars More.
|August 2, 2019 - |
Here is the itinerary for Friday August 2ND 6:00PM Meet and Greet at The Cat 'N Fiddle Pub (540 16th Ave NW) Bring $20 cash to buy the rally pack with wristband, patch, itinerary, pistol and wanted poster. Later… Andrew leads the posse on an in-city ride which ends up for a Fistful of Dollars at Dan’s firepit.
|July 29, 2019 - |
Just letting everyone know we won't be riding from Vendome Cafe this Tuesday (July 30th). We are stuffing rally packs for the rally that is starting on Friday Aug 2nd.
|July 12, 2019 - |
Rally pack pre-orders are extended to July 14th. See details below.
|May 17, 2019 - |
Rally pack pre-orders are open only until July 12th. If you pre-pay your $20 rally pack you get a t-shirt to pick up and a patch plus other swag and entrance to our closing event where we feed you spaghetti and meatballs plus amazing raffle prizes ($20 for a wing span of tickets) like a Yamaha Beluga and many other goodies. More cool swag and games to be announced soon. Just go to your banking site and e-transfer $20 to: email@example.com no security question is required. If you are asked for one, you probably typed it in wrong (use cut and paste to be sure) MAKE SURE YOU STATE THE SIZE OF T-SHIRT YOU WANT IN THE COMMENTS OF THE E-TRANSFER! T-shirts must be picked up in person at the event, we won’t mail them.
|Mar 19, 2019 - |
We've resumed our regular Tuesday night rides out of Vendome Cafe for the rest of the riding season. Unless there is a major dump of snow, we will be there at our usual time and are ready for more Calgary riding adventures!
|Mar 14, 2019 - |
Our members selected Apocalypse 2019: Spaghetti Western Rally as the theme for our 14th rally. It's a rally combining Italian scooters and the Old West. The rally will focus on the Old West as seen through the lens of Sergio Leone; costumes and Western activities like ridin’ and shootin’. We’ll eat Italian and BBQ. We’ll shoot guns, ride horses (or scooters depending on what you own) and even wear a poncho!. .
|Feb 4, 2019 - |
Our members are currently working on possible rally themes to be submitted for a member vote concluding on March 12th. We will be announcing the theme the next day and then the planning will commence.
|Jan 1, 2019 - |
Our winter riding season is in full swing. Our Tuesday night public ride meet up location is 7PM at Vendome Cafe at 940 2 Ave NW. Follow us on on Facebook page for any announcements about rides. If the weather is good, we will be riding. You can always email us for further information.
|August 6, 2018 - |
Finish off our thirteenth rally! 9:30AM-? Vendome Cafe (940 2 Ave NW)We see off our out of towners and will be riding, ending up for lunch at our beloved version of the Mos Eisley Cantina. A dark sinister bar full of one-eyed creatures and thousand-eyed, creatures with scales, creatures with fur whose tentacles, claws and hands are wrapped around drinking utensils. Also known to we Earthlings as Sammy’s!
|August 5, 2018 - |
Our thirteenth rally continues! 10:30AM-12:30PM Kildares Ale House (1202, 19369 Sheriff King Street SW)A Southern hemisphere launchpad for the voyage of exploration and your last chance to buy your $20 rally pack which gets you into the pizza, awards, and out of this world raffle. 12:30PM sharp Two voyages of exploration from the brunch: One fast dash on the Millennium Falcon to Sheep River falls led by Treasurer Han Solo. The other by the slow USCSS Nostromo to Turner Valley to explore the abandoned colony (Gas Plant) tour led by Engineer Andrew (Burnsie) Burns.
|August 4, 2018 - |
Our thirteenth rally continues! 10:30AM-12:30PM Jane Bond BBQ (2014 36 St SE)$15 bbq breakfast pay as you go and we have the whole place to ourselves. Please help us out by buying breakfast or beers or both as we’ve guaranteed their total daily take. You also get another chance to buy your $20 rally pack here.
|August 3, 2018 - |
Our thirteenth rally begins! 6:00PM Meet and Greet @ Vendome Cafe (940 2 Ave NW) Bring $20 cash to buy our space rally pack with patch, itinerary, and lots of other things to allow you to survive the rigors of space.
|July 16, 2018 - |
The itinerary for our thirteenth rally has just been published on our Facebook event page 2018: A Space Apocalypse. Click on the rally link below.
|May 7, 2018 - |
Our members have spoken and the choice has been made to move our permanent Tuesday night public ride meet up location to Vendome Cafe at 940 2 Ave NW. Join us for our inaugural ride on May 8th at 7PM.
|May 4, 2018 - |
May the 4th be with you! We've created the Facebook event page for our thirteenth rally entitled 2018: A Space Apocalypse.
|March 13, 2018 - |
As riding season approaches, we are trying out different Tuesday night meet-up spots besides Caffe Beano for a permanent solution in May. Click on the Facebook link or email us for information on where our current meet-up spot has moved to
|August 6, 2017 - |
Our 12th annual Calgary scooter rally ApocaLOVEstock: 3 Days of Peace and Scooters continues with brunch at Bobby's Place -Olde World Tavern. Click on the event link or email us for information
|August 5, 2017 - |
Our 12th annual Calgary scooter rally ApocaLOVEstock: 3 Days of Peace and Scooters continues with brunch at The Cat 'N Fiddle Pub. Click on the event link or email us for information
|August 4, 2017 - |
Our 12th annual Calgary scooter rally ApocaLOVEstock: 3 Days of Peace and Scooters begins at Watchman's Pub. Click on the event link or email us for information
|June 3, 2017 - |
We've created the Facebook event page for our twelfth rally entitled ApocaLOVEstock: 3 Days of Peace and Scooters.
|March 28, 2017 - |
Tuesday night rides from Caffe Beano have resumed for the season! Come and meet up with us for some epic rides.
|Nov 28, 2016 - |
With the onset of winter, Tuesday rides from Caffe Beano are on a weather permitting basis. Watch our Facebook page for special announcements for rides or pub meet-ups.
|July 29, 2016 - |
The 11th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club begins. Click on the event link or email us for information
|May 6, 2016 - |
Facebook event page created for the 11th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club..see link below.
|Mar 14, 2016 - |
Regular Tuesday rides from Caffe Beano commence for the season. With the mild weather we've already been riding since early February! Watch our Facebook page for special announcements for rides.
|July 31, 2015 - |
The 10th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club begins. Click on the event link or email us for information
|May 6, 2015 - |
Facebook event page created for the 10th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club..see link below.
|Mar 31, 2015 - |
Regular Tuesday rides from Caffe Beano commence for the season
|Aug 1, 2014 - |
9th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club commences..see rally site link below for itinerary.
|May 2, 2014 - |
Facebook event created for the 9th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club..more details to come!
|Apr 8, 2014 - |
Regular Tuesday rides from Caffe Beano commence for the season
|Aug 2, 2013 - |
8th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club
|Aug 3, 2012 - |
7th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club
|Jul 14, 2012 - |
7th annual scooter run in Kelowna
|Jul 29, 2011 - |
6th annual Calgary scooter rally hosted by the Apocalypse Scooter Club
|Jul 15, 2011 - |
6th annual Scooter Run in Kelowna
|Jun 17, 2011 - |
This Rally Goes to 11 with the Crude City Scooter Club in Edmonton.
|May 20, 2011 - |
Zombie Run rally with the Capital City Scooter Club in Victoria.
|Apr 15, 2011 - |
Riding season has begun! Come out to Cafe Beano for club rides on Tuesdays at 7pm.
|Oct 31, 2010 - |
Third annual Aspookalypse Halloween ride. Wear your best costume and meet at Cafe Beano at 1pm on Oct 31 for a spooky ride!
|Sep 25, 2010 - |
Second annual End of the Season Poker Run with the Jaguars Scooter club
|Jul 30, 2010 - |
Fifth annual Apocalypse Scooter Club rally
|Nov 29, 2009 - |
Second annual Grey Cup party! Details sent to members via email.
|Oct 30, 2009 - |
Second annual Aspookalypse Halloween ride. Wear your best costume and meet at Cafe Beano at 1pm on Oct 30 for a spooky ride!
|Oct 3, 2009 - |
First annual End of the Season Poker Run with the Jaguars Scooter club
|Sept 4, 2009 - |
Labor Day weekend at the Wurst Rally Ever in Vancouver. Canada's largest scooter rally!
|July 17, 2009 - |
Rally in the Ear 2009 with our friends in Kelowna
|June 12, 2009 - |
We're scooting a few hours north to our friends in Edmonton for the Crude City City scooter rally.
|May 15, 2009 - |
Get ready for the 25th anniversary of the oldest scooter rally in North America. The ASC will be loading up the rallymobile for the trek to Victoria to visit the Capital City Scooter Club
|April 12, 2009 - |
Clothe yourself in ASC swag. Check out our new online store.
|April 7, 2009 - |
The sun is shining and the roads are dry - get ready for the first ride of spring! Meet and greet at Cafe Beano (1615 9 Street SW) at 7pm, ride at 7:30.
|Feb 20, 2009 - |
The ASC has a presence at the World of Wheels custom auto & bike show. Come see us at the Roundup Centre!
|Jan 3, 2009 - |
First ride of 2009! We were blessed with a chinook, which brought the scooteristas out in force to take advantage of the warm temperatures.
|Dec 5, 2008 - |
The third annual Xmas-ocalypse party!
Visit the forum for details.
|June 12, 2008 - |
Bike Night with the Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Club. Meet for a show and shine at A&W on 16 ave and 4 st NW at 6:30pm.
The CVMG plans to bring out their classic cafe racers to join us during the August rally for a mods vs rockers ride to Bragg Creek, so let's impress them with a large turnout.
|Mar 4, 2008 - |
Bowling night! 7pm at Let's Bowl.
2916 5 Avenue NE. Pizza Hut onsite.
|Feb 24, 2008 - |
Congrats to Murray and Ted for taking 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place at the World of Wheels show!
|Dec 8, 2007
The Second Annual Xmas-ocalypse party!
Visit the forum for details.
|Aug 3, 2007
The ASC Second Annual Rally starts botoday!
The Itinerary has been posted to the site - check it out: Click here for more details...
See you there!
|March 31, 2007
ASC Fundraiser - April 8th
Click here for more details...
|March 1, 2007
The World of Wheels was a huge success for the club! Many people stopped by the booth and inquired about the club and scootering. Everybody @ Kanes Harley Davidson made us feel at home also. Many of the scooters won awards! A big thanks goes out to Kory, Phil, Sean, Jan and Tyler for helping to put it together!
|January 21, 2007
ASC registered for the Calgary World of Wheels this week. It should be a great show - come down and see our club booth at the Stampede Roundup Centre: Feb. 23 - Feb. 25
Pics to follow!
|August 9, 2006
Blackmail fodder anyone? The Rallly photos are starting to come in and most can be seen on the Apocalypse SC Flickr pool. Pics will be on Scoot.net very soon.
|August 7, 2006
Our first Annual Rally has come and gone and we're proud to say it felt like a tremendous success. A big thanks to all who travelled and participated - the turn out was amazing! A special thank you goes out to Noel, Ali, Torrie, Erin, Kory, and everyone else from Apocalypse SC for putting in so much time and hard work, The Vespa Club of Canada, Vespa Calgary, and all our generous sponsors. We can't wait to see what next year brings.
|August 4, 2006
It's here! Apocalypse Right Now - Calgary's first annual rally begins this evening with a meet and greet at Swan's Pub in Inglewood. See the itineray in the events section for details. Then get out here and ride!
|July 5, 2006
Well, once again ASC has loaded up the rallymobile and set off for a weekend away, this time in Edmonton for the first annual Crude City Rally. Many thanks to the John for billeting Calgary riders, the Edmonton club for putting on an excellent rally, and all the attendees for a great weekend. And a few apologies are likely in order as ASC managed to continue our great tradition of success in the raffles: maybe we'll allow you to take home some swag in August! Oh, and have a peek at a dozen or so photos from the trip.
|June 19, 2006
The Apocalypse crew will be heading to Edmonton for their inagural rally weekend. The Crude City Rallly runs June 23rd 25th - Get the info from Crude City or Top Gear in Edmonton.
|June 12, 2006
Don't miss the preview opening of REVScoot sunday June 18th. We'll meet at Beano on 17th at 9am for a brief ride then head to the party. More info here.
|March 2, 2006
Having trouble keeping abreast of what's happening in town? ASC has launched a discussion forum to more efficiently bring the power to the people!
|February 3, 2006
It's 2006 and high-time we threw a party to welcome the upcoming season. Join us Saturday Feb. 18th at Broken City for a night of post-punk mayhem with the Fake Cops and guests. See all the details in the events section.
|October 24, 2005
The first annual Apocalypse SC fundraiser has been set for November 25th at Brew Brothers Pub. See all the details in the events section.
|October 14, 2005
Scooterpalooza is back for this year and it's gonna be a spooky-scooter-palooza Halloween theme! Check out Vespa Calgary for info.
|September 6, 2005
We're back!! The annual Vespa Club of Canada Vancouver Rally has come and gone for another season. The weekend was a whirlwind of speed and 2-stroke mayhem.. See the photo's (posted on Flickr temporarily)
|July 24, 2005
The Vespa Club of Canada has finally posted the itinerary for the Vancouver Rally this September Long weekend. Ride for the Year of the Cock, err... i mean rooster! We'll see you there! ;)
May 29, 2005
Calgary's annual Lilacfest is happening today on 4th street SW. Be sure to swing by and see the gang from Vespa calgary for your chance to win a 2005 Vespa.
May 18, 2005
The annual Garden City Rally in Victoria, BC kicks off tomorrow and we're on our way to check it out. 6 Riders a big truck and 40 feet of trailer can only lead to road trip mayhem... stay posted!
March 5, 2005
It's great weekend to get out for that first ride of the season... The gang at Vespa Calgary are organizing a meet-up this sunday at the new Fiasco Gelato on 10th st and Kensington Rd NW... Meeting time is 3pm.
March 5, 2005
Update!!! For everyone who's been waiting for the performance upgrades to their ET2s... Vespa Calgary has finally secured the supplier for the parts needed to give your ride that extra kick! Go by and check it out.
|March 4, 2005
Fiasco Gelato has just opened the new store on 10th street and Kensinton Rd NW. It's supposed to be a great weekend for an early season ride, so stop by for a tasty treat and say hello the most scooter-friendly gang in town.