Louisville, Kentucky. September 17th, at The Barret Bar. 2016 Louisville Vintage Motorworks

Show Schedule

Friday Night KickOff, September 15th, 2017

Kentucky KickDown and The Barret Bar are throwing the KickOff Party

On the eve of the Kentucky Kick Down, The Barret Bar, will host a pre-party giving us all a chance to mix and mingle with fellow bikers and preview some bikes that will be in the show the following day. Live music, and full service bar in the historic Highlands neighborhood in Louisville. No cover. More Info

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Start your morning off with The Big Sid Memorial Ride

It's a great way to start the day, with a beautiful ride out scenic River Road - one of Sid's favorite routes. Details available here.

Show Time - Kentucky KickDown begins at Noon

Admission is $5.00 for adults. Children 12 and under are free and must be accompanied by an adult.

The show will take place from Noon until 10:00pm, but the bar doesn't close until 2am. Gates will open early to get bikes and vendors in place.

  • 12:00 Show begins!
  • 1:00: Pit bike stunt show begins and runs periodically throughout the day
  • 1:30: Live music with The Riflemen
  • 1:30: Moto Presentations - Breaking Records at Bonneville, Logan Robison*
  • 2:00: Pool Tournament begins inside The Barret Bar
  • 2:30: Moto Presentations - Rebuilding and Updating Your Vintage Disc Brake System, Chad Francis*
  • 2:45: Live music with Mitch Littler
  • 3:30: Moto Presentations - A Lap of Isle of Man TT - Inside the Helmet, Jimmy Vanderhaar*
  • 3:45: Miss Kentucky Kick Down begins
  • 4:00: Live music with The Vice Tricks
  • 4:20: The KICKDOWN - Everyone fires their bikes
  • 4:45: Moto Presentations - Vincent Design and Engineering, Matthew Biberman*
  • 5:15: Live music withTommy Dastardly & The Notorious Backsliders
  • 6:00: Award Presentation
  • 10:00: Streets reopen, Barret Bar will be open until 2:00am.

Kentucky Kick Down is rain or shine.
Times subject to change without notice
* Moto Presentations will take place inside the Barret Bar dining area

Sunday morning KickIt at H Garage and Retrowrench, September 17th, 2017

Coffee, doughnuts and ride out at H Garage and Retrowrench

Get your bearings before you make the trip home or just come relax, rehydrate and talk motorcycles at the home of H Garage and Retrowrench, Louisville's vintage motorcycle shop. Gathering starts at 10am, winds down around 3pm. More Info

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