Motorcycle Mania

Middletown, Conn. (WTNH) – Tomorrow Motorcycle Mania kicks off to benefit youth programs in Middletown. More than 6,000 bikes are expected to converge on Main Street for 11th installment of this annual city event starting at 4:30pm. It’s one of the largest one-day summer motorcycle events in New England and you can see custom and vintage motorcycles at the event but all bikes are welcome.

This event, presented by Hunter’s Ambulance, Hunter Limousines & the Hunter Family, is held in memory of a founding sponsor, Dan M. Hunter, and is driven by Haymond Law. There is a suggested donation of  $5 per motorcycle, and $10 for bikes entered for awards.

Entertainment throughout the evening will be provided by WMRD/WLIS Radio, which will broadcast live in front of The Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce, “Screamin Eagle Band”, playing original, classic rock with a southern flair, will perform on the Showmobile in front of Bank of America from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and 104.1 Radio will broadcast live by Brewbakers and iCRV radio will broadcast by South Green. Also, the Middlesex YMCA “Kids Fun Area” in Riverview Center will offer a number of exciting activities for people of all ages.

Bike Awards at the 11th Annual Middletown Motorcycle Mania include: The Vern A. Hunter Vintage Bike Award, in Loving Memory of Vern and Barbara Hunter – presented by Hunter’s Ambulance and Hunter Limousines, Favorite Vintage European Bike Award – presented by Hunter’s Ambulance & Hunter Limousines, Favorite Vintage Japanese Bike Award – presented by Hunter’s Ambulance & Hunter Limousines, Favorite Vintage British  Bike Award – presented by Hunter’s Ambulance & Hunter Limousines, Favorite Vintage American Bike Award – presented by Hunter’s Ambulance & Hunter Limousines, Dan M. Hunter “Functionality with Style” Award – presented by Hunter’s Ambulance & Hunter Limousines, Liberty’s Choice Award – presented by Liberty Bank, The Haymond Law Award – presented by Haymond Law Office, The Gengras Elite Award – presented by Gengras Motorcycles, The All American Productions Award presented by All American Productions, The DBD Farkle Award – presented by Middletown Downtown Business District, The All-American Bike Award – presented by Bank of America, The Fat City Cycle Award – presented by Eli Cannon’s Tap Room, The Rock ‘n Roll Bike Award – presented by Middlesex Music Academy, Best Home Team Motorcycle Award – presented by Home Team Supply, and Mayor’s Choice Award – presented by Middletown Mayor Dan Drew.



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