EVENTS 2014

 

 

APRIL

Apl 26 The BMCCNY Swap Meet Jim's Motorsports 10277 State Route 34 Weedsport, NY 13166 315-626-3400 Additional contact info - me - bmccny@outlook.com 315-416-4481. The meet gets a little bigger each year. Start thinking about stuff you can bring. Whole bikes, projects, parts, manuals, magazines, posters, books, tools and garage stuff - anything mechanical, anything vintage Brit or not.

April 27 – Delaware Valley Norton Riders will be hosting the 21st Annual Gathering of the Norton’s which will be held at Washington Crossing Historic Park, Washington Crossing, PA. This is a Free, Ride-in event. For more information and event flyer go to www.DVNR.org

MAY

May 17 BMCCNY Euro Bike Ride In. Rudys Lake Side, Oswego NY 315-416-4487

May 18 British & European Classic Motorcycle Day. High Point Farm, Clarksburg MD. Blair Chapman 301-633-8387 or vjblair@comcast.net Website www.classicmotorcycleday.org

May 25 24th Annual British Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet. Singletary Rod & Gun Club. 300 Sutton Av, Oxford MA 508-951-9634 or www.massbia.com

May 31-June 1 Ohio Valley BSA Owners Rally. Toronto Ohio .Cables Campground INFO: www.ohiovalleybsaownersclub.com or John Schultz 740-543-4272

JUNE

June 1, 36th Annual British Motorcycle Meet NEW LOCATION Lancaster, MA The Annual British Motorcycle Meet™, held on the the first Sunday in June, is the oldest British Motorcycle Meet in the United States. It is a non-profit event sponsored by the BSA Owners Club of New England. Held in Auburn, MA for many years, the Meet has now moved to the Bolton Fair fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA. The new site offers many benefits over the old including covered paviilions for inclement weather bike parking, better food options for attendees, expanded parking for non-exhibitors. more attractive grounds, and much, much more! Peter Quick 603-532-8562 www.britishmcmeet.com

June 1 the Oneida Lake Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America will host its 61st annual “Show In The Shade” car and motorbike show. This years “Show In The Shade” will take place at Clay Park Central 4821 Wetzel Rd., Clay (Liverpool) NY from 8 am to 4pm . For many years now we have a class “Motorcycles Up to 1989” which we would like to expand. We invite all motorcycle enthusiasts to enter their bikes or just to stop by to look at the bikes and cars on display. We are asking you to pass this on to your members and any other interested individuals. I have enclosed a copy of our flyer for your information. Feel free to contact us with any questions. Show Chairman Jim Smith, 315 468-2331, cell 315 878-6188.

June 8 Euro Car & Motorcycle Day Williamsville NY British Car Club of Western NY 716-909-4421

June 15 EUROCAR EuroCar and Motorcycle Show at Lorenzo State Historic Park Cazenovia NY Father's Day, Sunday, MG Car Club of Central NY

June 20-22 New York Norton Owners British Bike gathering. Sampson State Park, Seneca Lake NY. More info to follow

JULY

July 11-13 AMA Vintage Days. NEW DATE Same location Mid Ohio race Track Lexington OH Info www.americanmotorcyclist.com

July 18-20 The British Biker Cooperative Celebrates the 34th Anniversary of their Annual Motorcycle Rally & Show “Year of the Sidecar”- The British Biker Cooperative (BBC) has enthusiastically and very successfully promoted the rich heritage of the British motorcycle in the United States for over three decades. Their membership enjoy all facets of British motorcycling past and present through their active participation in motorcycle events throughout the United States and beyond. The BBC is most recognized for their annual Rally that has drawn thousands of motorcyclists over the years into the unique experience of British motorcycling in the United States. On July 18-20, 2014, the BBC will celebrate their 34th Annual British Biker Cooperative - Motorcycle Rally and Show at Eagle Cave Natural Campground in Blue River, Wisconsin. The event offers a weekend of activities including group rides and bike games, a Motorcycle Show, music both nights, comfortable shaded camping with dedicated quiet areas, and refreshments. An assortment of on-site amenities include a restaurant, camp store, showers, and cave tours through Wisconsin's largest commercial cave. The event formally kick-starts on Friday, but the BBC encourages riders to arrive early to avoid the rush. The BBC Rally location is 60 miles due west of Madison, Wisconsin near the Wisconsin River and features many area attractions including rides along the majestic Mississippi River, Frank Lloyd Wright's Spring Green, and The House on the Rock. This event offers a great opportunity to see both rare vintage and late model British motorcycles in action on some of the best riding roads in the Midwest. All motorcycle enthusiasts are welcome. For additional Rally information visit our BBC web site at www.britishbiker.net or contact Peggy Kasper email: kasper.peggy@gmail.com WEEKEND PASSES ONLY-NO DAY PASSES [PDF]

 

AUGUST

Aug 8-10 Ohio Valley BSA Owners Rally. Toronto Ohio .Cables Campground INFO: www.ohiovalleybsaownersclub.com or John Schultz 740-543-4272

Aug 10, 6th annual UK Car & Motorcycle Day in Genesee Valley Park, Rochester, NY! I checked Acuweather and they predict great weather for August 10th!

AUG 17-23 British Bike Gathering. things are in motion.. The New York Norton Owners Assn. and the Ontario Norton Owners are co-hosting a regional rally August 17 -23 . It will be at the Yogi Bear Jellystone Campground in Garratsville, NY. 111 East Turtle Lake Rd. Garrattsville, NY 13342. FYI - Garratsville is 13 miles from Cooperstown in Central New York. There will be NO RALLY FEE. No banquet ( a large dinner facility is near-by for a ride-in dinner), No Field games, Maybe a group ride, certainly scenic ride routes will be provided with high lights. This is to be a relaxed week of Nortoneers, but not restricted to Nortons only, who are looking for fun. Those planning attending can contact Jelly stone by phone: 1-607-965-8265 607 965 8 or e-mail: info@cooperstownjellystone.com Mention you are with the Norton Group so they can try to group us together: it is a large campground. Or to book on line visit http://abcamping.com/cooperstownjellystone They have facilities from tenting all the way to 2 family cottages Although it is way early I have booked. I am in tent site 103 on the lake. Also be advised: gas up in New Berlin, Edmeston, Cooperstown, Morris, or along RT 20. There is no on site or convenient gas station within 10 miles.

AUG 29-SEPT 1 11th Annual Bradley- MacCaragar. Bike show NONE, Trophies NONE Camping RUSTIC Camping is in a hayfield, , port a potty and there is an outdoor shower.Sat: planned ride, pot luck dinner, campfire stories. Sunday Mystery ride, Raw burned buzzard, ( turkey cooked on an open spit) with all the trimmings, Camfire stories. Sunday Blueberry pancake breakfast, pack up camp and go home. COST $10 per person, donation to the local voluntary fire company. Labor Day Weekend. 321 County Rd 27, Bainbridge NY 13733, 607 639-1708 neumannpj@gmail.com Fred & Pam Neumann. There are motels in the area

SEPTEMBER