Thursday, December 1, 2011

Family Fun ~ Progressive International Motorcycle Shows

If you are looking for an event that provides excitement, entertainment and value for the whole family, look no further - the Progressive International Motorcycle Shows provide the perfect daycation. 

The Shows feature numerous engaging and interactive exhibitions including opportunities to become an artist for a day by using a digital paint can to design your own bike and to see a thrilling stunt show featuring the Smage Brothers, made famous by an impressive top 10 finish in a nationwide television talent competition.

Additionally, every Sunday, the Progressive International Motorcycle Shows features “Family Day”, in which kids under 12 get in free with a paid family member.

From New York to California, the 12-city nationwide tour of the Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® offers more than 500,000 consumers and 900 exhibitors from all powersports lifestyle interests an all access pass to the world of motorcycling. 

With hundreds of the latest street bikes, dirt bikes, cruisers, scooters and ATVs for both new and experienced riders, the world’s largest traveling powersports event gives enthusiasts of all ages the opportunity to check out the latest gear and aftermarket accessories. 

The show also offers entertainment including a thrilling trials stunt show from The Smage Bros, made famous by their top 10 finish in a nationally televised talent competition; a custom bike competition offering over $90,000 in prize money and featuring $20 million worth of motorcycle machinery; an all-new exclusive Kawasaki Design-A-Bike digital light painting experience; information tailored for women riders, learning experiences and more.



LOCATIONS/DATES:

San Mateo Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
San Mateo County Event Center Friday, Nov. 18, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
2495 South Delaware Street Saturday, Nov. 19, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
San Mateo, CA 94403 Sunday, Nov. 20, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dallas Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
Dallas Convention Center Friday, Dec. 2, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
650 S. Griffin St. Saturday, Dec. 3, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Dallas, TX 75202 Sunday, Dec. 4, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Long Beach Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
Long Beach Convention Center Friday, Dec. 9, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
300 East Ocean Boulevard Saturday, Dec. 10, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Long Beach, CA 90802 Sunday, Dec. 11, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Seattle Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
Qwest Field Event Center Friday, Dec. 16, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
800 Occidental Avenue South Saturday, Dec. 17, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Seattle, WA 98134 Sunday, Dec. 18, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Michigan Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11 
Suburban Collection Showplace Friday, Jan. 6, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
46100 Grand River Avenue Saturday, Jan. 7, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Novi, MI 48374 Sunday, Jan. 8, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Washington, D.C. Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
Washington Convention Center Friday, Jan. 13, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
801 Mount Vernon Place Saturday, Jan. 14, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Washington, D.C. 20001 Sunday, Jan. 15, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

New York City Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $18 Adult $8 Children 6-11 
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Friday, Jan. 20, noon – 9 p.m.
655 W. 34th Street Saturday, Jan. 21, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
New York, NY 10001 Sunday, Jan. 22, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Ohio Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
I-X Center Friday, Jan. 27, 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.
One I-X Center Drive Saturday, Jan. 28, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Cleveland, OH 44135 Sunday, Jan. 29, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Minneapolis Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
Minneapolis Convention Center Friday, Feb. 3, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
1301 Second Avenue, South Saturday, Feb. 4, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Minneapolis, MN 55403 Sunday, Feb. 5, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Chicago Dates/Hours:  
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Friday, Feb. 10, 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.
5555 N. River Road Saturday, Feb. 11, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Rosemont, IL 60018 Sunday, Feb. 12, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Charlotte Dates/Hours: 
Admission:  $15 Adult $6 Children 6-11
Charlotte Convention Center Friday, Feb. 24, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
501 South College Street Saturday, Feb. 25, 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Charlotte, NC 28202 Sunday, Feb. 26, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Daytona Beach Dates/Hours:  
AdmissionFREE Adult and Children Admission
Ocean Center Wednesday, March 14, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
101 N. Atlantic Avenue Thursday, March 15, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
Daytona Beach, FL Friday, March 16, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday, March 17, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.








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