It’s Friday, April 14, 2023—and you already know what’s taking place this weekend? Apart from MotoGP at Circuit of the Americas and the 24 Heures Motos in Le Mans, France, there’s one other huge bike occasion occurring as effectively—and it’s additionally in Austin. The 2023 Handbuilt Motorbike Present runs from April 14 by means of 16, 2023, on the Austin American Statesman.
The venue will showcase over 150 hand-crafted, specifically chosen bikes, automobiles, and sizzling rods in a present house spanning over 100,000 sq. toes. Different sights embrace an interactive artwork gallery, a wall of dying, Crimson Bull stunt rider Aaron Colton, artist Makoto Endo, a children’ impediment course, reside music, meals vehicles, beer (and different drinks), and extra.
Round 25,000 or extra individuals are anticipated to attend, and whether or not you’re already on the town for MotoGP otherwise you’re simply within the space and on the lookout for one thing cool and moto-related to do, you then’re in luck. Tickets for all three days can be found on-line or can be bought on the gate (though the HMS organizers suggest pre-purchasing on-line for the smoothest expertise). Children below 12 get in free!
The 2023 Handbuilt Motorbike Present’s hours run from 5 p.m. to 12 a.m. on Friday, April 14; from 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. on Saturday, April 15; and from 12 p.m. to six p.m. on Sunday, April 16. A full schedule of all of the reside leisure (music, Wall of Loss of life, and different performances) is out there on the Handbuild Motorbike Present’s official web site, which we’ll hyperlink in our Sources.
Service animals are invited to attend the present with their homeowners, however different animals should keep residence. In accordance with organizers, there’s loads of bike parking on the 2023 venue, in addition to some paid automobile parking—however in case you’re not planning to come back by bike, they suggest utilizing a rideshare app to get to the present and again.
Ticket costs vary from $25 to $60, not together with service charges. Particular person passes for every day of the occasion (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) will run you $25 plus a $4.06 service charge on the web site. For those who’d choose to attend all three days, you will get your self a three-day go for $60 plus a $5.11 charge.
Supporter badges are additionally accessible for $200 plus a $9.31 charge, which will get you skip-the-line entry to the present, three-day entry to particular Supporter Bars which have shorter strains, three free drink tokens, and a 25 p.c off low cost on occasion merch all through the length of the present. (Because the title suggests, it additionally will get you a particular die-cut steel Supporter badge to maintain and love endlessly.) For extra data, or to buy tickets, try the Handbuilt Motorbike Present web site in our Sources.