Ticket deadline approaching for AMA Legends & Champions Weekend
October 07, 2011
American Motorcycle Heritage Foundation Chairman Jeffrey V. Heininger (left) and emcee Perry King address the crowd at the 2010 Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
The AMA is reminding enthusiasts,
fans, racers, amateur champions and the motorcycling industry that the
advance ticket deadline is approaching for the 2011 AMA Legends &
Champions Weekend, Nov. 18-20, at the Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa
in Las Vegas, Nev.
Advance tickets for the Motorcycle Hall of
Fame Induction Ceremony are $125, and $75 for the AMA Racing
Championship Banquet through Oct. 21.
Ticket prices increase
to $150 (Hall of Fame ceremony) and $85 (AMA Racing banquet) on Oct. 22,
except in the case of AMA Racing national champions whose titles have
not been determined by the Oct. 21 cutoff date.
Hall of Fame Dave Mungenast Memorial Concours d'Elegance tickets are $10
for attendees of either banquet, or $20 for general admission.
Event tickets can be purchased here: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=vw9ldxbab&oeidk=a07e3rn4juk2e3f80c1.
Hotel reservations at the Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa are
available now at a special group rate by calling (866) 767-7773 and
referencing group AMA or AMERICANMOTO. Online room reservations are
available at RedRockLasVegas.com. For online reservations, use the promo code RCIMOTR.
The AMA Legends & Champions Weekend kicks off on Friday, Nov. 18,
with the Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. The ceremony will
officially welcome five icons to the Hall of Fame. The class of 2011
includes motocross promoter Stu Peters, magazine editor Phil Schilling,
industry leader Fred Fox, roadracing champion Doug Polen and
motorcycling pioneer Norbert Schickel. In addition to the class of 2011,
the induction ceremony will honor the careers of two existing Hall of
Fame Legends: world champion motocrosser Roger DeCoster and roadracer
Activities continue on Saturday, Nov. 19, with
the 2011 Motorcycle Hall of Fame Dave Mungenast Memorial Concours
d'Elegance bike show. The show will feature some of the country's finest
original and restored classic motorcycles.
Then, on Sunday,
Nov. 20, the AMA honors the best riders in amateur racing and tomorrow's
future stars at the 2011 AMA Racing Championship Banquet. Not only will
all 2011 AMA Racing champions be invited to take to the stage to
receive their personalized AMA Racing No. 1 plates, but special honors
will be presented to this year's top racing talent, standout promoters
and inspiring individuals.
A number of the weekend attendees
are also expected to attend the season finale of the AMA GEICO
EnduroCross Series on Saturday evening at the Orleans Arena. Ticket
information for that event is available at EnduroCross.com.
For a complete schedule of the AMA Legends & Champions Weekend,
including information about tickets and room accommodations, visit AmericanMotorcyclist.com/events/LegendsAndChampions.