2016 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Dates Set for June
The dates were officially announced for 2016 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days – an event that unites classic motorcycle racing, a huge swap meet, bike shows and more. Fans of vintage motorcycles and rubbing shoulders with fellow old-school bike enthusiasts can mark their calendars for July 8-10, 2016.
“A new generation is realizing how much fun you can have on old motorcycles, whether they are barn fresh, pristine show pieces or what we call ‘swap meet specials,'” said AMA Chief Operations Officer Jeff Massey.
“AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, from the vintage racing to the huge swap meet, is witnessing this resurgence first hand, and let me be the first to invite all vintage motorcycling enthusiasts to this wonderful event.”
A fundraiser for the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame, AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days features classic motorcycles of all shapes and styles, honoring all of the riders who made those household bike names famous.
The AMA Vintage Grand Championship features road racing, motocross, hare scrambles, trials and dirt-track racing. Guests will be sure to take advantage of North America’s largest motorcycle swap meets where parts, bikes and memorabilia from all generations will be on hand. Some of the most exquisite examples from every decade will be on display at the bike show.
Demo rides from current production bikes as well as an array of stunt shows will also be on hand, as well as a plethora of seminars held be industry leaders, keeping guests informed with the latest and greatest information.
If you’re an AMA member and purchase tickets directly from the AMA before June 6, 2016, you’ll receive an exclusive price discount. AMA members can call (800) 262-5646 to purchase a weekend pass for $45, a $5 savings off the regular advance rate, and a one-day pass for $25 for Friday or Saturday and $20 for Sunday, a $5 savings off the regular advance rate. Avoid service fees by purchasing your tickets directly through the AMA.
AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days strives to be a family-friendly event, children 12 and under get in free with paying, supervising adults.
All proceeds from AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days benefits the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame. Located on the AMA campus in Pickerington, Ohio, the AMA Motorcyle Hall of Fame’s mission has been to tell the stories and preserve the rich history of motorcycling legends and heroes. For more information, call (614) 856-2222, or visit the Hall of Fame’s website at www.motorcyclemuseum.org.