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Mark Your Calendar For The 9th Annual David Mann Chopperfest

By September 25, 2012General Posts


 The 9th Annual David Mann Chopperfest will be held Sunday December 9th 2012 at the Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura CA from 8am-3pm. 

The event features: The "If You Build It They Will Come" All Brand Antique and Custom Motorcycle Show; Custom Bike Builder Displays featuring World Class Bike Builders; A very special David Mann & Friends Art Exhibit with David Mann's first and last painting on display by special guest Jacquie Mann, the art exhibit will also feature Tom Fritz, David Uhl, Dan Collins and more; Hundreds of Motorcycle/Culture Vendors; a New and  Used Motorcycle parts Swap Meet; The Charlie Brechtel Band; Sugartown Rollergirls Roller Derby Exhibition; Food and Beer. 

General admission is $15, Military with ID $10, kids 12 & under $5

The "If you build it they will come" All Brand Motorcycle Show will feature over 12 classes of motorcycles from Antique and Old School to Twin Cam and Radical Design classes, check out the Chopperfest website Bike Show link for more details on all the classes and entering your motorcycle. If you have a bike that fits one of these classes please enter it, it's only $40 and you get 1 admission and an event t-shirt. The trophy's are amazing one of a kind pieces of art by Sonny Boy.  Plus new for this year –  there is a $2000 cash prize for Best Of Show bike presented by Perri Ink Cartel and Nash Motorcycle Co.  

There are still Vendor and Swapmeet spaces available, Vendor/swapmeet forms can be downloaded at or you can call or email Tory to reserve your space. 805.217.2113 Spaces fill up fast so don't delay!

Thank you to our sponsors: Ventura Harley-Davidson, The Shop, Perri Ink Cartel, Nash Motorcycle Co., Barnett Clutches and Cables, Duane Ballard Custom Leather, Jims Machine, Schapiro and Leventhal Motorcycle Attorneys, Guitar Center, Sonny Boy Paint and Pinstripping, Dice Magazine, Cycle Source Magazine, Law Tigers, Old Gold Garage, Morrow Vintage Customs, Street Chopper Magazine,  Sugartown Rollergirls, Atomic Silkscreen, Final Details, Dave Mackie Engineering and Cycle Dynamics by Monty Howard.

There are still sponsorship opportunities available – email for more info. 

We'd also like to thank all the attendees, volunteers, friends and family who make this event happen and help keep David Mann's spirit alive.