Vintage Motorcycle Festival

Sep 1 - Sep 2 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Leave those sensible sedans and liberate the outlaw in you! Be at the Midcoast’s largest tribute to 2-wheeled beauties from around the world!


Adult Rate: $18—Become a member today, get free admission!
Youth Rate: Free (18 yrs old & under)
Member Rate: Free


9-5:00 pm Museum Open Including exhibits, library, archives & store!
9-3:00 pm Motorcycle Demos Featured Bikes: 1868 Roper, 1902 Clement, 1913 Excelsior, 1914 BSA, 1919 ABC Sopwith, 1919 Harley J, 1922 Royal Enfield, 1924 Douglas, 1925 Harley JDH, 1932 Harley V, 1946 Whizzer.
9-3:00 pm Ground Vehicle Demos Featured Cars: 1989 Benz, 1908 Sears Motor Buggy, 1916 Scripps Booth, 1916 Woods Mobilette, 1932 Low Boy Hot Rod, 1932 MG J2.
9-3:00 pm Exhibitor Bike & Vehicle Show Join hundreds of fellow enthusiasts who drive in with their pre-1998 motorcycle and vehicle to exhibit during the show to receive free admission for yourself and one passenger. Exhibitor Gates open at 8:00am.
9-3:00 pm The Hungry Pilot Café Check out their classic breakfast and lunch menu, featuring iconic American fare, from hot dogs to cheeseburgers, soft pretzels to ice cream! Accepts cash & cards.
9-2:00 pm Model T Rides Enjoy a scenic ride around campus in the car acclaimed as the most influential of the 20th century!
10-12:00 pm Aircraft Demos Gather round Flightline as OHTM’s talented volunteer crew warms up the airshow by demonstrating rarely seen and historic aircraft from our world-class collection!
11:00 am Guided Headlight Tour From bicycles to biplanes, explore must-see collection pieces and exhibits with one of our knowledgeable docents.
1-3:00 pm Open Flight Line Guests are invited to walk on to the grass runway and explore a selection of aircraft up close!
1:00 pm Iconic Engine Demos Ignite your imagination as our Auto Shop Crew fires up the iconic engines that started it all!



The Museum is proud to welcome bike and car clubs, auto associations and special interest tours from all over New England during our summer events. To reserve a section at an event’s car show for your group, contact our NEAA™ & Events Director Toby Stinson by email at or by phone at (207) 594-4418 x112.


With more than a dozen rare, restored and replica aircraft in its collection, OHTM is thrilled to offer aircraft demonstrations at signature events throughout the season. The Museum’s top priority is to ensure the safety of our guests, volunteers and staff. As such, all air shows and biplane rides are weather dependent.


Free, onsite parking will be offered all day. Handicap accessible spaces are located to the immediate right of the Museum’s Main Entrance.


Mobility Equipment: A limited number of wheelchairs and walkers are available free of charge for use while visiting the Museum. Equipment is located near the restrooms in the Main Lobby and visitors may ask for assistance at the Front Desk.

Restrooms: Accessible restrooms are located both in the Main Lobby and State of Maine hallway.

Service Animals: Certified service animals or service animals-in-training are welcome to visit the Museum. Unfortunately, pets and other animals are not allowed inside the Museum or within the event grounds.