Event Calendar 2012

Past Events


Join us for the 9th Annual East Central Iowa Sidecar Rally


Saturday September 8th, 10 AM – 4 PM




A midwest tradition returns for the fall with another exciting hillclimb.  Come see the thrills and spills and take in all the interesting wares the many vendors have on hand!

Sunday September 9th, Noon




The Motorcycle Cannonball riders will be joining us at the National Motorcycle Museum on September 10th as they make their way across the country.  Come see these brave riders and their amazing machines as they rest and repair during their overnight stop in Anamosa!


Monday September 10th, Approx 6 PM



AMCA Perkiomen Chapter Meet, Oley, Pennsylvania April 27-28
Vintage Torque Fest, Maquoketa, IA May 4-5
AMCA Viking Chapter Meet, St Paul, Minnesota June 15-17
AMCA Wauseon National Meet, Wauseon, Ohio July 20-22
AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, Lexington, Ohio July 20-22
Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, Sturgis, South Dakota Aug 6-12
AMCA Meet Davenport, Iowa Aug. 30-Sept. 1
Motorcycle Cannonball (riders overnight at the Museum & J&P Cycles) Sept 10-11*


*Date subject to change, Watch the website for details or phone (319) 462-3925


The 2nd Annual VINTAGE RALLY is coming up June 1st-3rd, 2012!

Enjoy the Vintage Swap Meet, Vintage Bike Show, and dedication of the Museum’s new “Quarter MileStones” Exhibit!


J&P Cruise Nights


V-Twin Expo


Meet Mike Wolfe & Frank Fritz


2012 Motorcycle Cannonball

It might be a hard ride to Sturgis or Daytona, but chances are it’s nothing like the Motorcycle Cannonball – and not just any motorcycle… This run is for pre-1930 bikes only!

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2012 Vintage Rally

  The Vintage Rally was a blast again this year! There were some great vendors, awesome Bike Show entries, Nitro and Top Fuel Dragster startups, and a great ride on Sunday! On top of all that we had some panel discussions from some of the biggest names in motorcycle collecting and drag racing! Quarter Milestones was …

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Davenport AMCA Swap Meet 2012

[quickstyle_background style='#e1d4c3'] Davenport. You’ve heard about it for years, the huge antique and vintage motorcycle swap meet in Davenport, Iowa, about an hour southeast of the National Motorcycle Museum. But have you attended this meet, which some say is, “…the biggest and best motorcycle swap meet in America”? The success behind this antique meet is …

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