2014 Handbuilt Motorcycle Show Austin, Texas

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2014 Handbuilt Motorcycle Show

Fancy a free motorcycle show? If you’re in Austin, Texas, on the weekend of April 11th and 12th for the 2014 MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of Americas there’s an opportunity to see the Handbuilt Motorcycle Show for free.

The event, which will be staged at Austin’s 1100 E. 5th St has been arranged so that bike builders and fabricators can showcase the diversity of their work. The 2014 Handbuilt Motorcycle Show, supported by Moto Guzzi and the circuit of Americas, will feature more than 100 custom and hand built motorcycles of all types. Alongside these exhibits will be motorcycle-related artwork, music, food, beer, cocktails and a vintage motorcycle stunt show featuring the wall of death.

There will also be an opportunity to see the Second Skin Jacket Show which has been specially organized to present vintage and modern customized motorcycle -apparel, specifically jackets and vests, from old MC-Club pieces to contemporary one-offs, including a set of four jackets commissioned by show sponsor, RevIT!, that will be customized by local Austin artists.

2014 Handbuilt Motorcycle Show

The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show will be open from 6.00pm to 12.00am on Saturday 11th April and from 12.00pm to 12.00am on Sunday 12th April.

Attending the show? Be sure to #HandbuiltRideApart and we’ll select photos to include in a special post!

  • ookla_the_mok

    Cool. Great weekend for a motorcycle enthusiast in Austin..
    Also AF1 Racing (Aprilia/Vespa/MG/Zero dealer) is also hosting a Moto GP party on Ceasar Chavez.
    (I’m not affiliated with the dealership, btw – just a customer)

  • hunkyleepickle

    wanna go so bad! i hear Austin is such a weird town….in the best possible way!

    • Reid

      Ewwww. Hipster central. It’s even more egregious for being in the most conservative state and not way up on the left coast.

      • Davidabl2

        Would that make Austin an island of sanity or an island of insanity? or both?

  • Scott Vogt

    Oh man im so jealous that i am nowhere in the vicinity of Austin. Like the end of the article says if your going please submit some pics for the rest of us

  • Alex

    Hooray, more stuff to do while I’m there for MotoGP!

  • Mathew Foster

    Those are photos from the One Moto Show…

    • susannaschick

      well, ya know… this is supposed to fill the void. The One Show was sooo much fun last year!

      • Ryland Brown

        The One happened again this year in PDX.

    • Steve Wright

      Actually Matt, you’re right. Those ARE photos of that show. That show was actually officially hosted by Revival Cycles, that same weekend last year, same space, and they are the same exact dudes that not only put most of that show together, but took the photos you see there. You can find it all on their website. Pretty sure it’s not a secret.

    • Steve Wright

      better still, I looked again and it looks like most of the bikes in those photos are actually REVIVAL’S bikes!