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Jul 25, 2012

Vintage Motorcycle & Scooter Festival Happening August 25 In Tacoma, Washington

LeMay America's Car Museum will host the following upcoming event at Tacoma's newest cultural landmark. (2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA 98421; (877) 902-8490;

"Meet at the Ace A Summer Shakedown 2012" Vintage Motorcycle & Scooter Festival

When: Saturday, August 25, 2012, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: LeMay America's Car Museum, 2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA 98421

Featuring: Vintage (pre-1980) motorcycles from BMW, Ducati, Harley-Davidson, Honda, Indian, Lambretta, Moto Guzzi, Norton, Royal Enfield, Triumph, Vespa & Vincent. A judged Concours with awards, swap meet, motorcycle-themed movies, beer garden, food vendors, live music from Kim Archer.

Ticket prices (includes admission to LeMay America's Car Museum): Adults $25; Military/Students/Seniors (65+) $18; Youth (age 5-12) $8; under 5 free. Tickets available at event.

Participants can obtain registration forms online at

A "Ride to Rainier" will take place Sunday, August 26 as part of the motorcycle festival and in conjunction with Vintage Motorcycle Enthusiasts (VME). All proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warriors charity.