Barber Vintage Festival Sets Event Attendance Record
17 Oct, 2014
More Than 65,000 Travel to Birmingham for Nation's Premier Vintage Motorcycle Festival
The 10th annual Barber Vintage Festival presented by Triumph Dealers of North America finished up at Barber Motorsports Park, setting an event attendance record of 65,365 in all. Fans from 48 states and nine countries purchased tickets for the fastest growing vintage motorcycle festival in the country.
“This event continues to amaze us with how much it grows each year,” stated Gene Hallman, CEO of ZOOM Motorsports, exclusive event promoter of Barber Motorsports Park. “We have had such great feedback from the fans again this year and are already working on how to make next year’s event even better. I want to thank the Triumph Dealers of North America and all of the fans who traveled thousands and thousands of miles to spend the weekend with us here at the finest road course in North America.”
Barber Vintage Festival Historical Three-Day Attendance:
2014 – 65,365 *RECORD
2013 – 61,437
2012 – 57,412
2011 – 51,723
2010 – 47,442
About Barber Motorsports Park and ZOOM Motorsports: Barber Motorsports Park opened in the spring of 2003. Since its inception, ZOOM Motorsports, LLC has been the exclusive event promoter for the events at the Park. The 2.38 mile racing circuit is 45 feet wide, with 17 turns and elevation changes of more than 80 feet. The Barber Motorsports Park has been considered one of North America’s finest road courses for car and motorcycle racing, and has served as the venue for several international product launches. The Barber Motorsports Park also features the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum. This 144,000 square--foot facility houses more than 1,400 vintage and modern motorcycles from 17 different nations and more than 125 manufacturers. For more information, please visit www.barbermotorsports.com.