Tickets on Sale for 2013 Barber Vintage Festival
Rider Magazine Staff
July 22, 2013
Filed under Latest News
Tickets for the 9th annual Barber Vintage Festival are now on sale at barbermotorsports.com and fans can print their tickets from the convenience of their home. The event will be held October 11-13, 2013, at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama.
The Barber Vintage Festival, presented by the Triumph Dealers of North America, is one of the largest vintage motorcycle celebrations in the world. Centered around the history and preservation of vintage motorcycles, the festival will offer many on-and off-track activities suitable for fans of all ages. The weekend kicks off Friday morning with the world famous Barber Swap Meet, featuring over 400 vendors offering significant parts and memorabilia. Also on Friday, on-track action provided by AHRMA (American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association) will begin and continue throughout the weekend.
Additional fan attractions scheduled during the weekend include:
- Off-track motocross and time trials
- Vintage motorcycle club gatherings and bike shows, including the Vintage Japanese Motorcycle Club and Antique Motorcycle Club of America
- “Wall of Death” stunt show
- Nick “Apex” Brocha and Ernie “EDub” Vigil stunt show
- “On the Edge” two-wheel action show
- J. Wood and Company motorcycle auction
- The Century Parade
- On Target Parachute Demonstration Team
- Motorcycle Toss and much more
Also returning this year is the “Ace Corner at Barber,” bringing the legendary spirit of the London-based Ace Café back to the Barber Vintage Festival. Ace Corner will feature bike shows, vendor row, Ace Corner Grill and a Saturday night party.
Fans also have the opportunity to take their own bikes on parade laps around the 2.38-mile Barber Motorsports Park for $30 each day.
Daily tickets begin at $20 in advance or $40 for the three-day weekend. Tickets to Ace Corner begin at $30 in advance. All tickets include free paddock access. Tent and motor home camping are also available in limited quantities.
Kids 12 and under receive free general admission to the Barber Vintage Festival when accompanied by a ticketed adult. For additional information and to purchase tickets or camping, visit barbermotorsports.com.