Classic bike show gets a new lease on life | RidersWest
March 29th and 30th Motorcycle Swap Meet. Coles Chop Shop is is a proud participant of th Motorcycle Swap Meet. Poker runs, swap meets, bike nights, charity rides, show 'n shines, you name Saturday morning will start off with a ride for our Big Brothers Big Sisters. summer playground, over 15, riders were in attendance in Wide Open Bike Show and Swap Meet Start Date: Jan 18th, End Date: Jan 19th, Address: NW Ambassador Dr. Kansas City, MO.
Then follow the directions listed above From Interstate Lodging These area motels welcome Antique Bikes on Main attendees. Be sure to mention Antique Bikes on Main when making your reservations.
Jay's Tavern, a biker-friendly venue just a few miles from Main Street in Chesnee, is now offering Primitive Camping in his fully wooded campground directly behind Jay's Tavern. Pack it in, pack it out and park your bike right in front of your tent. You can't beat a deal like that.
Text Jay Horton for directions and all the details. We're always looking for ways to make Antique Bikes on Main a bigger and better event.
Classic bike show gets a new lease on life
Total attendance in was around 30, people, all adding to the local economy. Have you got an idea to help us grow or offer event participants options while they are in the area? The Motor Maids did. We worked with their schedule and together we made history. Make Main Street in Chesnee the destination of your event.
Just imagine- what can we do with your group, non-profit or company? Contact us to see what we can do together. Come back in the Fall! Most details are unchanged Shrine Club Drive is on the right. Bring a new, unwrapped toy to the Cruise-In or drop one off in advance if you like. For over a decade, we have gotten a wide variety of toy donations. This really helps meet the needs of our youth, ages up to mid-teens. Your creativity in generosity is always appreciated. All contibutions in check form need to be made payable to City of Chesnee Events.
These funds will then be transfered to Kops Kids Charity officials for additional toy purchases. We'll have live music, warm food and cold beverages. Antique and classic motorcycles and Cars- original to full custom- are welcome. Come on out for a great time, before the hectic holidays and winter sets in for good. For More Information about the Cruise-In or to come as a vendor free of charge, contact: This massive facility is used to seeing horses, cattle and drinking visitors to the Cloverdale Rodeo —an event that happens every May long weekend.
Todd and his family have been organizing this event for decades, but this is the first time it has been held here, and through his welcoming smile, I can see some nerves.
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Older gents in leathers and younger guys with well-tended facial hair hurry to set up their tables this afternoon before the show. Todd invites me to see the featured classic bike of the show.
In front of a red curtain, I see a Velocette Roarer holding a cc parallel twin, single overhead camshaft engine with shaft drive, designed to meet the standards of the cc class at the Isle of Man TT race. Owner and designer Dan Smith spent over two years designing and creating this replica of the cc Velocette Roarer.
Later, while setting up my table with copies of my book about my motorcycle travels into northern B. The author, Trevor Marc Hughes, settles into his booth as the event doors open. Classic Motorcycle Club has taken up the table to my left. Two tall guys are wheeling in a very eye-catching white and blue GSS. A new home for the show This event has been running for 29 years.
It began as a vintage specialty event that now has broadened its view and taken in many other periods and types of motorcycles.
March 29th and 30th Motorcycle Swap Meet
The home of the event was in Delta for the earlier years, but a last minute contract cancellation by the Corporation of Delta forced Todd to close his doors on the family-run event for the first time indevastating him and vendors. Enjoy yourself and talk to people.
I tell them to stand up and smile and talk to people. It has filled up with about vendor booths. An early 20th century Erie motorcycle was on display.
Mack told me the day before that the first few hours after opening are the busiest with visitors searching for things on their wish lists. My booth table has 8- x inch printed photos spread out in-between small easels supporting my foam board book posters. Accomplished rider and writer Wally Klammer offered to share his table with me at the swap meet the year before the event that unfortunately got cancelled.