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$70,000 in Cash and Awards Up For Grabs at the 2007 LA Calendar Motorcycle Show - VIDEO ENHANCED

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16th Annual 2007 LA Calendar Motorcycle Show Weekend
America's Premier Custom & Performance Motorcycle Show

EDITOR'S NOTE: A few years ago we had the opportunity to work with this show's producer in creating the video program "The Making of the Iron & Lace Calendar." That video can be watched in its entirety by clicking on the PLAY button at the bottom of this page.

LOS ANGELES - March 23, 2007: The 16th annual Los Angeles Calendar Motorcycle Show Weekend presented by Performance Machine and produced by Jim Gianatsis of Gianatsis Design Associates, returns this year to the Queen Mary Event Park in Long Beach on July 14-15th, 2007. Even more great activities have just been added to this year's as the event continues to grow as the most excting custom and performance streetbike motorcycle show weekend in the world.

S&S Cycle, the world's leading manufacturer of high performance American V-twin engines and performance parts, will be conducting V-Twin Performance Tuning Semminars both days at the Show hosted by S&W President Brett Smith, their marketing director Timm Fields and engineer Michael Read. If you want to improve the performance of your stock Harley or find out more about the hot new S&S ARB legal X-Wedge Engine this is your chance! Check the Bike Show website for Calendar Bike Builder Seminar times.

Iron Works Magazine/Licks Bycle Bobber Give-a-Way.

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Here's your chance to win the hot new Bobber Project Bike rercently featued in Iron Works magazine. Stop by the Iron Works magazine exhibit at the Show, meet the Staff, register for a chance to win the bike and take advantage of a special Show discount to subscribe to America's favorite motorcycle magazine!

All Motorcycle Swap Meet by Topping Events
The Calendar Motorcycle Show welcomes Topping Events, producers of the Nor-Cal and So-Cal Cycle Swaps, in producing an All-Brand LA Calendar Motorcycle Show Swap Meet during the Show Weekend in the separate Harbor Village location next to the Spruce Goose Dome at the Queen Mary facility. Bike Show Spectator Admission includes full access to the Swap Meet, all Bike Show Weeked activities, and entrance to the Queen Mary!

Kari Kimmel, Pop Singer Songwriter

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Kari Kimmel
One of pop music's most exciting new talents in years, beautiful Kari Kimmel will be premiering songs from her new self titled album CD which will be avaialble at the Show and can be heard now on her website at

Spectators can meet top celebrity custom bike builders including Russell Mitchell, Jesse Rooke, Roland Sands, Harold Pontarelli, Shinya Kimura and others featured on TV's American Thunder, Build or Bust, and V-Twin TV. Watch the excitement of the S&S Cycle World Championship Horsepower Dyno Shoot Out. Attend free Calendar Bike Builder Seminars with with the top builders. See the world's top custom bikes in the Performance Machine Calendar Bike Building Championship and in the exciting Royal Star Metric Midway featuring Japanese & European Cruisers and Sportbikes, and free Star Motorcycle demo rides along the beautiful Pacific Ocean.

Also performing live all weekend are beautiful girl bands like the naughty schoolgirl AC/DC tribute band Whole Lotta Rosies, Nicki Nova and Liquid Blue show, Falls and Reckless Driver, the sexy Hollwyood PinUp Girls and the Purrfect Angelz high energy musical burlesque shows. The weekend is hosted by Playboy Playmate Tamara Witmer and Miss Texas Rockin’ Robin Cunningham, along with other Calendar Kittens with the world premier of the new 2008 Motorcycle Pin Up Calendars.

Many of the world's top Pro and Amateur street bike builders will be in attendance to compete in the Performance Machine Calendar Show Bike Building Championship with a bulging purse of $70,000 in cash and awards. This year's Show Contest features 3 new classes including the Iron Works magazine Street Chopper, and Bar Hopper classes, and Yamaha's new Star Motorcycles sponsored Metric Cruiser Class located in the exciting new Star Motorcycle Metric Midway featuring Japanese Cruisers, free demo rides, plus classes for European and Japanese Sportbikes. There are 10 Calendar Bike Building Championship Classes including the premier Radical Pro Builder Class sponsored by Iron Works magazine, with a $5,000 Performance Machine Product Award up for grabs for the best PM equipped bike, as well as the coveted Performance Machine Best of Show Trophy.

You'll find special attractions for the entire family and receive complimentary admission aboard the historic Queen Mary ocean liner to make it an incredible experience you'll remember always. For additional details, the Show schedule and parking information visit: