Upcoming Vintage Motorcycle Events: March/April 2017

Reader Contribution by The Motorcycle Classics Staff
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A 1972 XS650 at the 2016 Black Hills Motorcycle Show.Photo courtesy Black Hills Motorcycle Show

Featured events

March 3

Back for its seventh year, the Modern Classics Motorcycle Show will feature “The Quickest and the Fastest” as the featured class, celebrating a selection of period bikes that were acclaimed as the fastest production bikes of their era, as well as a sample of drag bikes from the era. Check out the Friday Night Modern Classics Kickstart Party from 7-10 p.m. at the show’s home, Martin Motorsports in Boyertown, Pennsylvania.

March 10

This year marks the 76th Anniversary of Daytona Bike Week, which runs March 10-19 in Daytona Beach, Florida. The racing kicks off on Saturday night, March 11, with the Daytona Supercross. The rebranded American Flat Track series debuts this year with the Daytona TT on Thursday, March 16. The 2017 Daytona 200 takes place on Friday,  March 18, featuring American SportBike Racing Association’s (ASRA) 600cc sport bikes racing on Daytona’s famed road course. For more info, schedules and specific locations of activities visit the Bike Week site.

March 18

Visit Rapid City, South Dakota, for the 29th Annual Black Hills Motorcycle Show, March 18-19 at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center. There are more than 20 judged classes, including People’s Choice.

March 25

The Clubman’s All-British Show and Swap Meet is back for the 30th year. Held at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds in San Jose, California, this year’s raffle bike is a 1970 Triumph TR6. The show is Saturday, March 25, with the “Morning After Ride” on Sunday.

April 21

Head to Willow Springs International Raceway in Rosamond, California, for the Corsa Motoclassica, April 21-23. Rounds 5 and 6 of the AHRMA Historic Cup Roadrace Series will be Saturday and Sunday. There’s a vintage bike show on Saturday, a swap meet both days, and famed racer Rich Oliver will serve as the Grand Marshal for the event.

More events

Mar. 4-5
27th Annual Super Show and Swap Meet

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Mar. 5
Walneck’s Swap Meet and Show

Princeton, Illinois

Mar. 10-11
AMCA 2017 Sunshine Chapter National Meet

New Smyrna Beach, Florida

Mar. 10-11
Vintage Motorcycle Alliance 6th Annual International Vintage Motorcycle Swap Meet and Bike Show

Eustis, Florida

Mar. 10-12
14th Annual Inland Northwest Motorcycle Show and Sale

Spokane, Washington

Mar. 12
Walneck’s Swap Meet and Show

Springfield, Ohio

Mar. 18-19
41st Annual Vintage Motorcycle & Bicycle Rally, Show and Swap Meet

Caldwell, Idaho

Mar. 19
45th Annual Kalamazoo Motorcycle Swap Meet

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Mar. 25
Giddy Up Vintage Chopper Show

New Braunfels, Texas

Mar. 26
So-Cal Cycle Show and Swap Meet

Long Beach, California

Mar. 31-April 2
AHRMA Road Racing at Carolina Motorsports Park

Kershaw, South Carolina

Apr. 2
Jeff Williams Motorcycle Swap Meet

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Apr. 8-9
Eurobike 2017

Raleigh, North Carolina

Apr. 9
Walneck’s Swap Meet and Show

St. Charles, Illinois

Apr. 15
14th Annual Cadillac Swap Meet

Cadillac, Michigan

Apr. 21-23
The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show 2017

Austin, Texas

Apr. 21-23
AHRMA Road Racing at Willow Springs Raceway

Rosamond, California

Apr. 23
Walneck’s Swap Meet and Show

Woodstock, Illinois

Apr. 23
Jeff Williams Motorcycle Swap Meet

Kansas City, Missouri

Apr. 23
So-Cal Cycle Swap Meet

Long Beach, California

Apr. 26-29
35th Annual Laughlin River Run

Laughlin, Nevada

Apr. 27-30
3rd Annual AMCA Cherokee Chapter Concours D’ Pate

Texas Motor Speedway, Ft. Worth, Texas

Apr. 27-28
AHRMA Road Racing at Sonoma Raceway

Sonoma, California

Apr. 28-29
AMCA National Meet Perkiomen Chapter

Oley, Pennsylvania

Motorcycle Classics wants to know about shows, swap meets, road runs and more for classic motorcycles. Send details of upcoming events at least three months in advance to lhall@motorcycleclassics.com.

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