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Hanford Vintage Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet

May 21, 2011 in Hanford, California

Kings Fairground
801 S. 10th Avenue
Hanford, CA  93232

43rd Annual Hanford Vintage Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet Saturday May 21, 2011


Classic Cycle Events is pleased to sponsor the 43rd Annual Hanford Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet, located at it's traditional venue at the Kings Fairground, 801 S. 10th Avenue, Hanford, CA  93232. This is one of California's premier vintage motorcycle events.  It takes all of us working together to keep these events happening.  Please come out and show your support.  Enjoy a stroll back in time as you view some of the world's oldest and most fascinating machines.

Motorcycle Show: The show gate opens to entrants promptly at 6:30 AM Saturday. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Entry fee is $35.00 for the first bike and $10.00 for each additional bike and includes one general admission (NOT 1 person per bike, each additional person is $10) and an event pin. Pre-Registration also includes a FREE Event Poster. All entries must be in place by 8:30 AM. Judging begins at 9:00 AM sharp.

Antique Motorcycle 1900-1935; Vintage American 1936-1964; Vintage British 1936-1964; Classic American 1965-1989; Classic British 1965-1989; Vintage & Classic European 1936-1989; Classic Japanese to 1989; On & Off-Road Competition to 1989; Two Stroke On & Off Road Competition to 1989; Custom Vintage & Bobbers to 1989; Powered Bikes & Scooters to 1989; All Original Motorcycles to 1989 and new for this event Trail-Enduro Bikes, including Street Trackers to 1989.

1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place (3rd place not awarded in all classes) Trophies and Honorable Mention Ribbons in each class plus People's Choice, Sponsor's Choice, Best Restoration and Best of Show Awards. Presentation will be held at 2:00PM. Show entrants must be present to receive an award. (Note: Classes may change depending on participation).  As folks are paying to see your bikes on display, we would greatly appreciate it if all participants would kindly not remove their bikes from the show area until after the awards are announced.  Participants must be present to receive their trophies.  (Note: Classes may change depending on participation).

Swap Meet: Space sizes are 15'X25'. Pre-registered space fees are $65; non-registered are $85 at the gate. PRE-REGISTRATION IS ENCOURAGED. The deadline is May 5th, with no exceptions. Forms received after this date will be charged the additional $20. Please mail early, the postmark is the final word. This hopefully will make the line move quickly.

Non-registered vendors will be assigned spaces on a first-come serve basis. Pre-registered vendors will be parked first! Check in is Friday, May 20th, 2011 from 12 noon to 10:00PM, and Saturday, May 21st, 6:00AM to 7:30AM.

Vendor gate will be locked Friday night promptly at 10:00 PM, and will reopen Saturday morning at 6:00 AM. Overnight camping in your prepaid vending space is permitted on Friday night. Saturday event hours are 8:00AM to 4:00PM. Vendors please note that we will be offering an early bird admission from 6:30-7:30 AM, so please be prepared for early shoppers. Vendors agree to stay until 4:00PM. Space fee includes 2 admissions total per space with a maximum of 6 admissions for multiple spaces. Vendor gate will not hold passes for late arriving workers! Additional worker passes are $25 each at check-in good for Friday and Saturday, with a limit of three total per space. Friday Night camping in your vendor space is permitted at no extra charge. RV Hook-ups are available $20 per night and you must sign in and pay at the vendor gate.

~ All Fees Non-Refundable ~

Pets must be on a leash at all times. NO AGGRESSIVE PETS PLEASE!

Motorcycles For Sale: An exclusive area has been designated for the sale of complete/running motorcycles. Corral fee is $25 per bike and includes one general admission good for Saturday only and a For Sale sign with a clip and zip tie. Please register sale bikes at the show bike registration from 6:30 to 8:30AM Saturday. Pre-registration is suggested, but not required.

GENERAL ADMISSION: $10 per person beginning at 8:00AM on Saturday. Children under 12 are free and must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Early bird shopper admission is $25 per person from 6:30 to 7:30AM on Saturday only.

ABSOLUTELY NO GENERAL ADMISSION ON FRIDAY. Event hours are 8:00AM to 4:00PM Saturday, May 21st, 2011.

Vendors, Show Entrants, Sale Bikes: To Pre-Register, fill out our online Registration Form and mail it with your check made payable to: Classic Cycle Events, 1093 W. Second St. Pomona, CA. 91766-1416 Keep a copy of the form as a receipt. If confirmation of pre-registration is desired, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with your payment or request a confirmation by e-mail.

For Additional Information contact:
Marshall Baker: (909) 629-7420 or Fax: (909) 622-0582.

- All Fees Non-Refundable -

Vendors, Show Entrants, Sale Bikes: To Pre-Register, PRINT OUT AND MAIL the REGISTRATION FORM on the CCE website with your payment.  Here is the link:

Make payable to:

Classic Cycle Events
1093 W. Second St.
Pomona, CA 91766-1416
(909) 629-7420.
Keep a copy of the form as your receipt.  If confirmation of pre-registration is desired, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with your payment or include your email address on your entry form.
You my also submit forms by fax to Marshall Baker at FAX: (909) 622-0582.

Pre-Registration Deadline is May 11, 2011 - All Fees Non-Refundable



Antique Motorcycle 1900-1935
     1st. Bobby Rohan 1919 Indian, Power Plus
     2nd. John Canon 1927 Indian, Scout 45 CF
     3rd. Leroy Yoder 1935 Indian, Chief

Vintage American 1936-1964
     1st. Charlie Craig 1948 H.D.,UL
     2nd. Steve Salzman 1940 Indian, 640
     3rd. Bruce Meade 1938 Indian, Chief

Vintage British 1936-1964
    1st. Don Harrell 1963 BSA, RGS
    2nd. Jim Tomich 1937 Rudge, Ulster

Classic American 1965-1989
    1st. Roy Jones 1965 H.D.,Electra Glide
    2nd. Dan Mullins 1966 H.D., FL

Classic British 1965-1989
    1st. Don Harrell 1968 BSA, Firebird Scrambler
    2nd. Phil Davis 1969 Triumph, T120 Bonneville
    3rd. Steve Walker 1967 Triumph, TRGR

Vintage & Classic European 1936-1989
    1st. Mark Vander Waal 1968 Aermacchi, Rapido
    2nd. Rich Hardcastle 1976 Husqvarna, 360 WR

Classic Japanese to 1989
    1st. Jamie Pallas 1974 Suzuki, TS400 Apache
    2nd. Mike Scott 1975 Suzuki, GT250
    3rd. Chris Lack 1967 Honda, CL77

On & Off-Road Competion to 1989
    1st. Dean & jack Lowe 1989 Honda, S-90
    2nd. Tony Martin 1958 Triumph, T180

Two Stroke On & Off Road Competion to 1989
   1st. Blair Beck 1972 Penton, Six Day Trials
   2nd. Ed Morjig 1983 Maico, AW490
   3rd.Harry Klemm 1972 Kawasaki, F9RR

Custom Vintage & Bobbers to 1989
   1st. Don Harrell 1960 Norton, Triton
   2nd. Harry Klemm 1970 Norton, S-Model
   3rd. Dick Crawford 1948 H.D., 45

Power Bikes & Scooters to 1989
   1st. Eddie Meeks 1961 Mustang, Stallion
   2nd. John Shanoian 1955 Cushman, Eagle
   3rd. Don Metteaas 1968 Bonanza, BC1300

All Original Motorcycles to 1989
   1st. Michael Bloed 1974 Triumph, Trident
   2nd. Lewis Brown 1968 BSA, Lightening

Trail-Enduro Bikes/Street Trackers to 1989
   1st. Chuck Herron 1972 BSA, B50 TSA
   2nd. Craig Williams 1985 Suzuki, SP600F

People's Choice: Tim Stafford 1961 BMW, R50/2

Classic Cycle Events, Sponsor's Choice: Dick Crawford 1946 Indian, Chief

Best Restoration: Given by Ty Threedouble to Eric Hally 1978 Yamaha, OW-36

Best British: Given by Don Harrell to Phil Davis 1968 BSA, Shooting Star

Best of Show: Terry Kaluza 1946 Indian, Chief

For Additional Information contact:
Marshall Baker: (909) 629-7420 or Fax: (909) 622-0582.

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