Hey, Rockers. Hey, Mods. Mark yer calendars for June 15th and 16th, 2012. We just cut this teaser vid for Martin and Larry, the guys at Steel Toe Press, who are putting on the 8th Annual Chicago Mods vs Rockers Vintage Motorcycle and Scooter Rally. Word on the street: it’s gonna be the best one yet.
On Friday, June 15th, ride over to ACE Motorcycle & Scooter Company for the Friday Night Punch Up and immerse yourself in an atmosphere of great people and great bikes. Chad and Bee, the owners at ACE, are all-around nice folks with a passion for wrenching and stocking cool moto apparel. See the vid of last year’s punch-up and a conversation with ACE below:
On Saturday, June 16th, hit the streets with thousands of enthusiasts of classic European, Japanese, and American bikes as they converge on uptown Chicago. We’ve heard there will be some music performances that’ll draw some numbers, so bring out your ol’ Brit bike or stocker or scooter or cafe racer and show ’em off to the masses. Here’s our vid from last year:
Every year, Chicago MvR keeps getting bigger and better; more motorcyclists are funneling into the city from all over. If you haven’t been, set aside the weekend for taking in this unique motorcycle scene that goes well beyond the bikes themselves. The mod, rocker and garage-built culture is alive and well in the events and music that make up Chicago’s coolest vintage motorcycle happening of the year. We’ll be there, let’s rumble.
Tune in to Steel Toe Press for the latest news and details regarding times, acts, and locations!