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Join the American Motorcyclist Association November 19-21 for an exciting weekend of non-stop action as we honor motorcycling legends and the 2010 amateur racing champions at the world-class Red Rock Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

Friday, Nov. 19
Motorcycle Hall of Fame Banquet: Join us as we honor the 2010 class of the Motorcycle Hall of Fame — Eyvind Boyesen, Don Castro, Larry Coleman, Clark Collins, David Emde, John and Rita Gregory, Bruce Ogilvie and Mitch Payton — as they are officially inducted into the Hall of Fame. 6 p.m. Cocktail hour, 7 p.m. Banquet.

Saturday, Nov. 20
AMA Racing Championship Banquet: Celebrate amateur riders who’ve won coveted AMA National No. 1 plates in 2010. This year’s AMA Racing Championship Banquet salutes a new crop of champions, and recognizes those who are poised to rise to the pro ranks. Noon.

Motorcycle Hall of Fame Concours d’Elegance: Get a first-hand peek at some of the country’s most classic, rare and beautiful motorcycles. It’s poetry on wheels and available at no additional charge to banquet attendees ($10 for non-attendees). 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Motorcycle Hall of Fame Autograph Session: Meet the Motorcycle Hall of Fame’s Class of 2010-and other Hall of Famers-at a special autograph session. Part of the Concours d’Elegance, the autograph session is available at no additional cost to those who have purchased tickets to either or both banquets. 10 a.m.

Special Movie Presentation and Panel Discussion: Relive the amazing story of a hard-core group of racing legends with a special screening of "Carlsbad USGP: 1980," followed by a special guest panel discussion. 7 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 21
Optional rides available: Red Rock Canyon, Hoover Dam and Bridge, and Valley of Fire.

The AMA invites all to join the very special events, meet motorcycling greats, celebrate the successful seasons of hundreds of racers from land-speed record holders to hare scrambles racers, and witness the reveal of numerous special awards, including the AMA Athlete of the Year honor. AMA Tickets

Red Rock Resort and Casino in Las Vegas special AMA room rate: $90 a night! (A savings of $180 off the regular rate!) AMA Reservations

Click video to watch last years event as the American Motorcyclist Association celebrated its ’09 AMA Racing champions and the ’09 class of the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame with two stunning ceremonies at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas.

Between it all, was the equally stunning 2009 Concours d’Elegance, which featured some of the most gorgeous classic bikes in existence.

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