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Title: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Capo on July 23, 2017, 09:43:55 AM
Always a fun time (despite the decline of the show itself) lets put the Friday afternoon NJRATS lunch/show/dinner gathering on the calendar. Tix on sale in Sept. http://motorcycleshows.com
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Xtreme Ron on July 23, 2017, 09:48:28 AM
It's on my calendar!
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on July 23, 2017, 10:15:38 AM
I'm in!  And the calendar had been updated.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on July 23, 2017, 10:30:50 AM
I'm in.

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: roccoaloe78 on July 23, 2017, 01:50:46 PM
It's time for me to go back to this motor show. It have been 4 years since my last visit. Thanks Capo for posting it .
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on July 24, 2017, 10:36:33 AM
Me in 2
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Jamhar24 on July 25, 2017, 05:20:51 AM
Me 5 8)
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Don Da Loop on July 25, 2017, 09:47:45 AM
Me 6  ;D
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: skis_tenfidy on July 28, 2017, 09:15:52 AM
Me 7! I was gonna name my kid that!


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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Edge on July 29, 2017, 08:12:35 PM
Prob in the US that weekend. Count me in 'ish.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Capo on September 06, 2017, 11:03:47 AM
Discount tix, $5 off!

We're going live with ticket sales in 24 hours for the 2017-18 Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows®, starting this Thursday September 7th, 2017 at 11am. As an IMS Subscriber you receive exclusive early bird pricing; SAVE $5 off the price of a 1-Day Adult Admission ticket when you buy online using the promo code EBD18 (expires 9/10/17).
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on September 06, 2017, 12:59:47 PM
Thanks Andrew
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Edge on September 07, 2017, 05:46:51 PM
Ta for the Code.  Got my ticket.
Last year my local Bike Shop offered discounted tickets on their Facebook page, but then denied all knowledge when I went in and asked to buy one from them.
Obviously only for their favourite customers - not those who only spent $150 on a new jacket and other equipment last year  >:(
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on September 08, 2017, 08:15:52 PM
Tix secured
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: HarryJames on October 23, 2017, 05:52:23 PM
I’m gonna try, depends......


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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: skis_tenfidy on October 23, 2017, 10:16:05 PM
Hi Harry!
My ticket has been secured as well!


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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Edge on November 15, 2017, 05:12:54 PM
Ta for the Code.  Got my ticket.
Last year my local Bike Shop offered discounted tickets on their Facebook page, but then denied all knowledge when I went in and asked to buy one from them.
Obviously only for their favourite customers - not those who only spent $150 on a new jacket and other equipment last year  >:(
And now I'm going to be in the UK, Damn.
So I have a spare ticket if anyone can use it.  Valid Fri/Sat/Sun.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on November 15, 2017, 05:58:17 PM
Are you going back permanently?

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on November 15, 2017, 10:51:05 PM
Ta for the Code.  Got my ticket.
Last year my local Bike Shop offered discounted tickets on their Facebook page, but then denied all knowledge when I went in and asked to buy one from them.
Obviously only for their favourite customers - not those who only spent $150 on a new jacket and other equipment last year  >:(
And now I'm going to be in the UK, Damn.
So I have a spare ticket if anyone can use it.  Valid Fri/Sat/Sun.

Sorry to hear that Edge - was looking forward to hanging out!  We'll have to arrange another get together early in the year.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Capo on November 17, 2017, 07:33:10 PM
Edge, just tell us what bike you want us to buy on your behalf and we’ll have it waiting for you when you get back.


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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Edge on November 20, 2017, 09:50:51 AM
Are you going back permanently?

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No, just a work trip - it's the pre-xmas round of entertaining and boozing with clients.  So no bike-riding this time.
Unfortunately, I'll miss the UK Bike show in Birmingham too, which is 18-26 November 2017.

Can you get me a Harley?  One of those ones with the big bars, I think would suit me.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on November 20, 2017, 04:44:22 PM
Edge, I think 1 of the Big Indians may suit you better.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on November 21, 2017, 09:15:39 AM
Okay. Being that I am a little neurotic. Need to know the plan for Dec 1. Where are we meeting and who's driving or taking the train. I will be working half day that day so should be ready to roll by 3pm. Also don't have my Christmas party scheduled on the same day this year.

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on November 21, 2017, 09:56:24 AM
Are you going back permanently?

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No, just a work trip - it's the pre-xmas round of entertaining and boozing with clients.  So no bike-riding this time.
Unfortunately, I'll miss the UK Bike show in Birmingham too, which is 18-26 November 2017.

Can you get me a Harley?  One of those ones with the big bars, I think would suit me.
Okay great. Hopefully next year.

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on November 21, 2017, 09:57:47 AM
Me too. What Terry said. Except the part about workin n bein ready by 3. Meet in Freehold John San?
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on November 21, 2017, 02:59:13 PM
Me too. What Terry said. Except the part about workin n bein ready by 3. Meet in Freehold John San?

Yeah John, we can definitely meet up in Freehold.  Not sure if anyone's driving this year though...

I'm up for taking the train in, but looking to leave earlier than 3pm.  We usually get there for the show opening which I think is 2pm on Friday, and meet first for lunch at Beer Authority around noon I think.

Capo, what time did you make the reservation for?
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Capo on November 21, 2017, 04:24:44 PM
We are reserved for 12:00, so I'll be real drunk by the time you all get there. My recco is that you meet us at the show, Terry, and we can enjoy the post- game beers without the fear of you missing the Christmas party. I can plan a more deluxe place for dinner etc after the show.

Here's the funny thing. When I made the Facebook Event for NJRATS, with the Beer Authority pre-game, it somehow picked up and replaced the actual NY MC Show event on Facebook. So everyone who is seeing the NY show on FB, sees our event! We have had something like 3000 people either respond, forward or reply! So, it might get a little crowded!

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on November 21, 2017, 05:17:44 PM
We are reserved for 12:00, so I'll be real drunk by the time you all get there. My recco is that you meet us at the show, Terry, and we can enjoy the post- game beers without the fear of you missing the Christmas party. I can plan a more deluxe place for dinner etc after the show.

Here's the funny thing. When I made the Facebook Event for NJRATS, with the Beer Authority pre-game, it somehow picked up and replaced the actual NY MC Show event on Facebook. So everyone who is seeing the NY show on FB, sees our event! We have had something like 3000 people either respond, forward or reply! So, it might get a little crowded!

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Okay. I will have to get out of work even earlier. The crowd would be okay as long as they are paying for their own booze.

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on November 21, 2017, 05:50:35 PM
We are reserved for 12:00, so I'll be real drunk by the time you all get there. My recco is that you meet us at the show, Terry, and we can enjoy the post- game beers without the fear of you missing the Christmas party. I can plan a more deluxe place for dinner etc after the show.

Here's the funny thing. When I made the Facebook Event for NJRATS, with the Beer Authority pre-game, it somehow picked up and replaced the actual NY MC Show event on Facebook. So everyone who is seeing the NY show on FB, sees our event! We have had something like 3000 people either respond, forward or reply! So, it might get a little crowded!

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Maybe we should take that FB event down for now and try to curtail the madness...

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Capo on November 21, 2017, 05:58:21 PM
Good idea, I’ll do that.


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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Jamhar24 on November 22, 2017, 05:29:03 AM
I'm planning on driving in. Room for 3 more. We can meet up in Freehold for breakfast and go from there.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on November 22, 2017, 07:54:24 AM
I'm planning on driving in. Room for 3 more. We can meet up in Freehold for breakfast and go from there.
Cool.  Sounds like me and Ranger John will be riding with you. 

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on November 22, 2017, 07:57:45 AM
I'm planning on driving in. Room for 3 more. We can meet up in Freehold for breakfast and go from there.
Cool.  Sounds like me and Ranger John will be riding with you. 

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I will ride with you too Jim. I am taking the whole day off.

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Jamhar24 on November 22, 2017, 09:24:58 AM
Sounds good.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on November 22, 2017, 09:46:23 AM
Good move Terry!   I should have the 2018 calendars in hand by then as well!
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on November 22, 2017, 12:37:56 PM
Thanks Jim. It'll be good to see everyone.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Xtreme Ron on November 22, 2017, 07:54:16 PM
I'm planning on driving in. Room for 3 more. We can meet up in Freehold for breakfast and go from there.
With me, that's more than 3. We'll have to take the Ron Bus. I think I'll fit in the garage we were in last year.
Breakfast in Freehold again?
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on November 22, 2017, 08:14:02 PM
Ok.  Sounds good Ron!  Sweet Lew's for breakfast at around 9 - 9:30?  If we get on the road by 10:30 or 11 we should be right on schedule.
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on November 22, 2017, 08:54:58 PM
Thanks guys. Sounds good to me too.

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Capo on November 22, 2017, 09:27:24 PM
We’re booked, as last year, at The Beer Authority, 300 W40th Street @ 8th Ave. 12:30pm. I told them to expect between 6 and 1300 people.


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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Terry Two Cakes on November 22, 2017, 10:34:57 PM
We’re booked, as last year, at The Beer Authority, 300 W40th Street @ 8th Ave. 12:30pm. I told them to expect between 6 and 1300 people.


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If anything close to 1300 people show up the establishment should comp our drinks.

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: John San on November 23, 2017, 09:38:32 AM


I told them to expect between 6 and 1300 people.



Holy shit.   That's hilarious!

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Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on November 23, 2017, 02:22:11 PM
11 even
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Jamhar24 on November 23, 2017, 02:33:31 PM
THAT'S ODD :o
Title: Re: 2017 NYC Motorcycle Show Dec 1
Post by: Ranger John on November 23, 2017, 04:04:11 PM
Lol