Wheels Through Time Inaugural “VETogether” June 20-22, 2014

PrintWhen: June 20-22, 2014
Where: Wheels Through Time Museum

This coming June 20-22nd, Wheels Through Time is holding a special event recognizing Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. The museum will be opening its doors to all military with free admission. Active, reserve, and retired members will receive complimentary admission to the museum throughout the weekend by mentioning this post. Over a dozen military motorcycles will be on display at the museum, and countless demonstrations and exhibitions of numerous military machines will be held throughout the weekend, including demos of two 1940s Harley-Davidson issued to the Air Force upon its inception in 1947.

Also the North Carolina Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association will be on hand displaying two of their Vietnam era helicopters! The NCVHPA consists of a group of actual pilot veterans who flew helicopters in Vietnam- together they have well over 10,000 combined hours of combat flight time! The machines will be on display Friday, 6/20 through Monday, 6/22 from 9am-5pm.

Please bring friends and family for a special weekend you won’t forget.

WTT 12th Anniversary Weekend – July 3-7, 2014

wtt12years2When: July 3-7, 2014
Where: Wheels Through Time Museum

Wheels Through Time opened its doors in Maggie Valley, North Carolina on July 4th, 2002.  Over the last 12 years, almost 3/4 million people have walked through our doors, helping make the museum into what it is today.  So on our 12th Anniversary weekend, we’d like to thank each and every one of our visitors, fans, friends, and supporters.

With over 350 of America’s rarest and most historic machines on display, the museum continues to grow as it strives to preserve our motoring past. Come on out during our anniversary weekend to help us celebrate.

2014 Motorcycle Kickstart Classic — July 24-26, 2014

kickstartridemvWhen: July 24-26, 2014
Where: Wheels Through Time to Cyclemo’s Motorcycle Museum
via Coker Tire World Headquarters

This year, the registered riders will meet, once again, at Wheels Through Time museum in Maggie Valley, NC for a welcome dinner and reception Thursday afternoon and evening, July 24, 2014. We leave the next morning (Friday, July 25) and ride to Chattanooga, TN where we will be treated to a tour and dinner at the Coker Tire world headquarters. The next morning we depart and ride to Red Boiling Springs, TN for a reception and dinner at Cyclemos Motorcycle Museum.

The ride will be mostly on beautiful backroads where we can travel at our on speed without worrying about modern highway traffic. We will ride roughly 160 miles each day with plenty of stops to enjoy the scenery as well as gas-up, eat (hopefully not associated) and check out each other’s bikes.

To register for the 2014 Motorcycle Kickstart Classic, click here!

Chief Blackhawk Davenport Swap Meet — August 29 -Sept 1, 2014

When: August 28-31, 2014
Where:  Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, Davenport, Iowa

This Labor Day weekend, Wheels Through Time will be travelling to the 42th annual  Fall Swapmeet in Davenport, Iowa.  Hosted by the Chief Blackhawk Chapter, the “Big One” is renowned as the biggest and best of the Antique Motorcycle Meets.  Gear up for swap meet, bike show, and vintage races and a weekend of fun.  Davenport is fun for all ages, and whether your antique motorcycle aficianado or just want to see some great old American iron in its element, Davenport is the place for you.

Visit the website, here.

 

Barber Vintage Festival and Century Race — October 10-12, 2014

When:  October 10-12, 2014
Where:  Barber Motorsports Museum
Birmingham, Alabama

Get ready for one of the biggest and best vintage motorcycle events in the south.  The 8th Annual Barber Vintage Festival, held at the World-Class Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, includes nearly all aspects of vintage motorcycling, including vintage road racing, motocross, trials, swapmeet, Friday night reception, and Saturday auction.  Visit one of the world’s premier motorcycle museums, and get a glimpse into the world of vintage motorcycling at its finest.  A “must see” for visitors of all ages.  Saturday at noon is the “Race of the Century”, in which competitors field machines at least 100 years of age, in a one lap race around the famed Barber Motorsports Park 2.3-mile road course.

Visit the Barber Vintage Festival Website, here.

12th Annual WTT Raffle and Haywood County Toy Run — Nov. 15, 2014

rafflefrontpagesWhen:  November 15, 2014
Where:  Wheels Through Time Museum

Join us at the museum for a great weekend in motorcycle history.  The museum is holding its Post-Veterans Day Weekend Salute, and all veterans, active-duty, and retired military receive complimentary museum admission.

On Saturday, November 15th, the museum will host the annual Haywood County Toy Run for the 11th year in a row.  Each year, over 1500 toy-runners make their way to the museum to support those in need during the holiday season.

The museum will be also be holding its 11th Annual Motorcycle Raffle drawing on Saturday, November 15th – WTT will be giving away two Harley-Davidson VL Flathead Bobbers beautifully restored at Wheels Through Time. Two winning tickets will be drawn, and two (or maybe one!) lucky winners will take home a piece of 2-wheel history.  Bring friends and family, as this weekend will be one of the best museum events of the year.

Get Your Tickets Today!!!