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“The Meet” Vintage Motorcycle Show Scheduled for August 22–24 in Tacoma, WA.
From August 22–24, 2014, The 3rd annual Vintage Motorcycle Festival (also known as The Meet) will take place at the LeMay – America’s Car Museum ( ACM) in Tacoma, WA. Event planners expect to host more than 450 vintage and used motorcycles from 25 states in their displays. Attendees can see prime examples of motorcycles manufactured between the early 1900s through 1980.
General admission tickets are $20 per person. Participants in the show pay $20 per display. Folks who want their bike in the Used Bike Corral will be charged $20. There will also be a swap meet.
The three day schedule consists of a welcome reception for display participants on Friday from 5:00–8:00pm. Saturday hours will be 10:00am–9:00pm for the display, corral, swap meet and moto-based entertainment. Sunday will wrap up the event with a 78-mile loop vintage bike ride starting in front of ACM and winding through the surrounding Rainier Valley hills. The ride is open to all makes, models and years, and will end with a BBQ lunch at ACM.
For further information, please visit vintagemotorcyclefestival.com.