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Carlsbad Village Theatre: USGP Showing

Motocross Movie

After the sold out screening before a capacity crowd of 1,500 at the Spreckels Theatre in San Diego, the Marty Moates movie is coming home to Carlsbad.

In conjunction with the DVD world premiere of the seminal documentary covering the first time an American won the United States Grand Prix of Motocross at the original Carlsbad Raceway, Carlsbad USGP: 1980 – One Day Of Magic is set for a special weekend of screenings at the historic 1927 Carlsbad Village Theatre on State Street.

"It’s time to bring the film home to Carlsbad for a special weekend commemorating the release of the long-awaited DVD," explains Todd Huffman, the film’s producer.

"The weekend will kick-off with a special DVD release event on Friday, October 1st, which includes:

  • Special Screening of "The Carlsbad USGP: 1980 – One Day of Magic Presented by Daystar Products" Show starts at 7:30 with a quick live auction of an original ABC Wide World of Sports Banner used at Carlsbad Raceway for the USGP and a chance to meet USGP motocross legends in attendance;
  • See Marty Moates’ #23 Yamaha YZ465 replica on display in the lobby;
  • DVDs, USGP Race Number Bibs and USGP Movie Posters will be available for purchase throughout the weekend."

When: October 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2010

Where: Carlsbad Village Theatre
2822 State Street, Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 720-2460

Screening Times:
Friday, October 1st: (Special DVD Release Event) 7:30pm
Saturday, October 2nd: 1:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:00 pm
Sunday, October 3rd: 1:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:00 pm

Ticket Prices: $10.00 advance purchase before 10/01/10; online or box office, $15.00 at the door

Tickets can be purchased online at:
Or by phone at (760) 720-2460

For more info and driving directions visit:

Note: Carlsbad Village Theatre capacity is limited to 300 so buy your seats in advance for any of the seven (7) screenings throughout the weekend!

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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