Upcoming Vintage Motorcycle Events September/October 2015

Reader Contribution by The Motorcycle Classics Staff
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Charlie Ransom rides the Wall of Death at Barber in 2014. Photo by Erick Runyon.

Featured Events

Sept. 4
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Bonneville Vintage GP at the Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah. Saturday will feature the Motorcycle Classics Vintage Bike Show, with Norton as the featured marque. Rounds 15 and 16 of the AHRMA CPL Systems National Historic Cup Road Race take place on Saturday and Sunday. Sunday will also feature the Salt City Builds Custom Bike Show.

Join Kansas City’s Heart of America Motorcycle Enthusiasts (HoAME) for their First Friday Vintage Ride-In Party and Show, Sept. 4, at KC Brake in the Crossroads area of Kansas City, Missouri. Saturday, Sept. 12, will feature the Tiddler Tour, a 100-mile, giro-style timed riding event for vintage, small-displacement bikes. Historical and tourist classes offered. Open to all motorcycles.

Sept. 5
Visit the Owls Head Transportation Museum in Owls Head, Maine, for the Vintage Motorcycle Meet Sept. 5-6. Owners of pre-1995 motorcycles are encouraged to exhibit and will be admitted free of charge.

Sept. 12
Head to the 40th Annual El Camino Motorcycle Show, the West Coast’s largest motorcycle show and swap meet, at the Irwindale Event Center in Irwindale, California. With more than 350 vendors and more than 100 motorcycles in the show, it’s always a fun event.

Sept. 13
Camp Dearborn in Milford, Michigan, will again be the location for the 33rd annual Battle of the Brits. This event regularly draws more than 200 bikes and 300 cars. Classic British, European and pre-1984 American bikes are invited to be a part of the show. There will also be food and beverages available, and on-site camping.

Oct. 9
Mark your calendars for the 11th Annual Barber Vintage Festival at Barber Motorsports Park outside Birmingham, Alabama, presented by the Triumph Dealers of North America. The show runs through the 11th and will feature AHRMA road racing along with the American Motordrome Wall of Death, Triumph demo rides, a swap meet and more. Our Motorcycle Classics bike show will feature more than a dozen awards, with Norton as our featured marque.

Oct. 23
Join the fun in Luckenbach, Texas, at the 13th Annual Harvest Classic European & Vintage Motorcycle Rally. Registration starts Friday afternoon, and you can camp at the location Friday and Saturday night. Saturday is the big day, with the bike show, vintage trials, a home-cooked barbecue, raffles, a live auction and an outdoor motorcycle movie on the big screen that night.

More Events

Sept. 11-13
19th Annual Radnor Hunt Concours d’Elegance
Malvern, PA

Sept. 11-13
Thunder in the Smokies Rally
Maggie Valley, NC

Sept. 12-13
26th Annual Classic British Motorcycle Club of Cincinnati Bike Show
Burlington, KY

Sept. 13
Rice-O-Rama Vintage and Custom Japanese Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet
Spencer, MA

Sept. 19
Modern Classics Ride-In
Boyertown, PA

Sept. 26
4th Annual Capital City Bikefest
Tallahassee, FL

Sept. 27
Italian Motorcycle Owners Club 32nd Annual Italian Motorcycle Meet
Sturbridge, MA

Oct. 2-3
Antique Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet. White Rose Motorcycle Club
Spring Grove, PA

Oct. 2-4
Motogiro USA
Asheville, NC

Oct. 8-10
7th Annual SLO Classic Motorcycle Rally
San Luis Obispo, CA

Oct. 8-11
AHRMA Roadracing Barber Motorsports Park
Leeds, AL

Oct. 11
Jeff Williams MC Swap Meet
Oklahoma City, OK

Oct. 15-18
AHRMA Roadracing
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL

Oct. 17-18
Retro Affair Vintage Motorcycle Show at AIM Expo
Orlando, FL

Oct. 18
Jeff Williams MC Swap Meet
Independence, MO

Oct. 18
Love Ride 32
Castaic Lake, CA

Oct. 25
So-Cal Cycle Swap Meet
Long Beach, CA

Nov. 1
36th Annual Hansen Dam All Brit Ride
Near Glendale, CA

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