Bike Shows

Readers’ Ride-In Bike Show Is back For 2021!

Join us at the country’s largest all-indoor cafe racer custom show SUNDAY (not Saturday!) August 15 at Sewickley War Memorial Park, 811 Blackburn Road in Sewickley PA, 15143.

Enjoy a day of scenic road riding, food trucks, prize giveaways and the coolest custom motorcycles around.

NEW THIS YEAR: $10 Admission includes Bike Show Registration

Come celebrate the world of custom cafe racers with us on Sunday, August 15 at Sewickley’s War Memorial Park from 10 am – 3pm.

If you built a new ride for last year’s show, get those polishing rags busy as the show is on for this summer. Join us an thousands of like-minded riders at the country’s only cafe racer show dedicated exclusively to ton-up motorcycles. The CRM team is busy setting up our day-long bike show with seven classes of judged competition, a swap meet, used bike corral, gear and riding accessories vendors, food trucks and more.

Classes include:

Best British Cafe Racer, Best European/American Cafe Racer, Best Japanese Cafe Racer, Best Bobber, Best Antique/Restoration and Wildest Engineering, plus the ever-popular Peoples’ Choice and Best in Show.

Appearing this year: Peter Jones, longtime motojournalist and test rider and author of “Bad Editor” will share “untold tales of bad behavior in the motorcycle industry” at 11 am and 1pm.

With DJ Blair spinning rockabilly tunes, a wide array of food trucks and a great lineup of vendors it’ll be a great day out!

Gates open Sunday morning at 10 am. Award Ceremony at 2:30 pm at the Cafe Racer Magazine pavillion.

Check this site for updates and a list of sponsored prizes and bring your best builds!

War Memorial Park is located at 811 Blackburn Road in the village of Sewickley, PA 15143, just past the YMCA.

Click here for the Sewickley Village Map

Sewickley is a very quaint, walkable town, so bring the family! There’s a terrific playground for the kiddos right in the park. If you’re the only bike lover in the family the main business district in Sewickley is just a 10-minute walk away, and has plenty to keep your whole family entertained while you get your fill of custom bikes.

Nearby Hotels:

(All hotels listed are less than 5 miles from Sewickley)

Fairfield Inn & Suites, Pittsburgh Neville Island
5850 Grand Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15225, (412)264-4722
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Approximately $150/night

LaQuinta Inn Pittsburgh Airport
8507 University Blvd, Moon Township, PA 15108, (412)269-0400
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Approximately $109/night

Motel 6, Thorn Run Road, Moon Township
1170 Thorn Run Road, Moon Township, PA 15108, (412)269-0990
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Approximately $69/night

Nearby Campsites:
Please note that the nearest campground is more than 20 miles from our location.
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