Reviews and Notices of Upcoming Classic Motorcycle Shows and Events
Kevin Rickbeil and son with their 1948 Gilera Saturno at our 2013 Road America show.
Head to the Kings Fairground in Hanford, Calif., for the 46th Annual Hanford Vintage Motorcycle Rally, which will feature an antique and classic motorcycle show, a vintage parts exchange and sale corral, camping in swap space and RV hookups, food and more than 150 vendors.
Motorcycle television personality Dave Despain will be the Grand Marshal for the 15th Annual Riding Into History at the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla. RIH begins on Friday, May 16 with the Grand Marshal’s Historic Lunch Ride on the back roads of Florida and the Grand Marshal’s Dinner, followed Saturday by the Concours d’Elegance. Between 300 and 400 bikes are expected for the show.
The 6th edition of The Quail Motorcycle Gathering returns this year to The Quail Lodge in Carmel, Calif. The event will feature awards in eight classes celebrating the past, present and future of motorcycling. A barbecue lunch is included in the $75 ticket price. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Head to Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis., for the Road America Vintage Motorcycle Classic & Rockerbox Motofest June 6-8. The weekend will feature AHRMA road racing, motocross, cross country and trials competitions on courses built specifically for vintage racing. And now, for the first year at Road America, the Rockerbox Motofest will join in, featuring an eclectic mix of café racers, choppers, sport bikes and more.
The National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa, will host the 4th Annual Vintage Rally June 7-8. Visit the vintage swap meet and enjoy the vintage bike show on Saturday, with nearly 40 awards for owners of the best machines. The best unrestored bikes will vie for the Preservation Award. Enter your 1988 or earlier street, competition, custom, mini, scooter or dirt track bike. There will be a special class for Indian motorcycles of all eras, and a special café racer award sponsored by the Ace Café. The bike show awards are sponsored by Motorcycle Classics. Visit the Dirt Track Heros exhibition inside the museum, which features more than 30 great dirt track race bikes, along with all the other expanding and changing exhibits. Then join the ride on Sunday morning.
AHRMA racing at Sonoma Raceway (formerly Sears Point).
AMCA California Poppy Ride.
Auga Dulce, CA.
Wolverine AMCA Antique Motorcycle Show.
Perry Harley-Davidson, Portage, MI.
4th Annual KCVJMC Spring Show & Swap Meet.
AMCA Southern National.
10th Annual Thunder on the Smoky.
13th Annual British & European Classic Motorcycle Day.
Antique Motorcycle Swap Meet and Vintage Motorcycle Show.
St. Joseph Co. Fairgrounds, Centreville, MI.
USCRA U.S. Vintage GP.
Cars and Motorcycles of England.
Oakbourne Mansion, Westtown, PA.
May 31-June 1
Ohio Valley BSA Owners Club Spring Classic.
32nd Annual Americade.
Lake George, NY.
Rhinebeck Grand National Meet.
AMCA Antique Motorcycle Show, Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
St. Paul, MN.
42nd Annual Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group Paris National Rally.
Paris, Ontario, Canada.
USCRA Vintage Races (FIM).
New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
AHRMA racing at Grattan Raceway Park.
Motorado Classic Motorcycle Show.
Santa Fe, NM.
AMCA Fort Sutter Chapter National Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet.
GABMA 29th Annual British in the Blue Ridge Rally and Bike Show.
Triumph National Rally.
Oley Fairgrounds, Oley, PA.
6th Annual Born Free Vintage Chopper and Classic Cycle Show.
Oak Canyon Ranch, Silverado, CA.