Austin, Texas 78704
Dates for the 2024 Handbuilt Motorcycle Show are now live. This top-shelf bike show is held each year in Austin, Texas. And it attracts some 25,000 attendees. Also, it is on the 2024 LightningCustoms.com Major Motorcycle Rallies List.
Each year, the show is held for three days in the Austin American Statesman 100,000 square foot indoor space as well as the outdoor space.
The Hanbuilt Show is by invitation only. And there are 150 handcrafted motorcycles and cars on display.
Also, you can meet the builders, watch the Ives Brother’s Wall of Death, see stunt rider Aaron Colton, check out Makoto Endo live-painting motorcycles with ‘chopsticks,’ a kid’s obstacle course.
There is also a VIP Supporter Lounge at the Handbuilt Bike Show. Tickets for the 2024 Handbuilt Show are available now at https://revivalcycles.com/pages/handbuilt-show-tickets
2023 Handbuilt Show Information
First, the Handbuilt Motorcycle Show in Austin showcases one-of-a-kind, truly handcrafted motorcycles. And in 2023, the Handbuilt Show will again be held at the Austin American Statesman (a newspaper company) off South Congress. In addition, this event is on the 2023 LightningCustoms.com Major Motorcycle Rallies List.
Next, the Handbuilt Show in Austin started as a culture of physical craftsmanship. And in today’s mass-produced world, few young people are taught how to do physical work. Also, few are encouraged to embrace a trade; a universal attraction remains to the beauty that human hands can only form.
So, this Austin motorcycle show features craftsmen combining knowledge, skill, and ingenuity to create unique, genuinely handbuilt machines. Notably, there will be 150 motorcycles of all eras, makes, and models.
2022 Handbuilt Bike Show in Austin
As always, the three-day Handbuilt Motorcycle Show will be held in Austin. It has been hosted by Revival Cycles since 2014. Also, there are approximately 25,000 attendees each year.
Noteworthy, the Handbuilt Show showcases works from builders and craftsmen. These bike builders have the knowledge, skills, and ingenuity to create one-of-a-kind handcrafted motorcycles.
Also, the exhibitors include motorcycle displays, lifestyle by the customs’ culture, and local and live art. Plus, there will be music, outdoor activities, drinks, events, and activities.
Now, if you are a professional motorcycle photographer or just like taking pictures, the Handbuilt is a show you need to get to. And this is because there are antiques to new bikes. Also, there are all the makes and models of motorcycles.
On sale now are tickets for the Show at https://revivalcycles.com/pages/handbuilt-show-tickets. Finally, the Handbuilt Motorcycle Show is open to all ages.
2021 Austin’s Handbuilt Details
As of now, the 2021 Handbuilt Show in Austin will happen in November. But the specific dates are not known yet.
Next, the 2021 Hand Built Show will be the 7th annual event. Again, it will be held at the Austin American Statesman. If you aren’t familiar with the Statesman, there is a huge parking lot and a large indoor area.
Starting the Show is the Handbuilt Show Kickstart Party. It will be held at The Castle at 1111 W. 11th Street on Thursday from 7 pm to 10 pm.
Then, on Friday through Sunday, there is The Handbuilt Bike Show at the American Statesman. The address is 305 South Congress Avenue. Next, the hours are Friday from 6 pm to midnight, Saturday from noon to midnight, and Sunday from noon to 6 pm.
At the Show, you will see all the different makes and models of classic to antique motorcycles. And we are not just talking about a few cool bikes on display; the entire area will have some of the coolest bikes you will see at any show. If you want your bike in this motorcycle show, you can submit pictures and information.
And then, on Sunday, there will be The Handbuilt Builder/Wrap Party at Revival Cycles Workshop. This is located at 5305 Bolm Road in Austin.
Tickets are available now for $15 for one day or $40 for the entire three-day bike show. Importantly, you can attend the pre-party and wrap party with your ticket.
Another entry option is a Handbuilt Bike Show Supporter Badge. And this gets you three-day skip-the-line access at the Statesman. Also, you get a 25% discount on all merchandise, access to the supporter bars, and three drink tokens.
Note the Handbuilt Show does not have vendors. But there are food trucks. Also, the Motorcycle Show is family-friendly, with kids 12 and under getting in free.
There is a lot of close-in parking for motorcycles at the Austin Statesman. Then, for cars, they can park at the TX DOT parking lot next to the Statesman. But using a ride-share app company is better to get you there.
** Finally, two major motorcycle rallies in the region are the ROT Rally in Austin and the Lone Star Rally in Galveston.