Progressive IMS Shows Celebrate 35th Anniversary with Halloween Kick-off of its 10-City U.S. Tour

Progressive IMS 2015-2016

The Progressive International Motorcycle Shows (IMS) shift into gear Saturday, October 31, through Sunday, November 1, in Portland, Oregon. The 2015-2016 IMS Shows feature the world’s leading manufacturers including BMW, BRP|Can-Am, Ducati, Harley-Davidson, Honda, Indian, Kawasaki, Royal Enfield, Slingshot, Star, Suzuki, Triumph, Victory, and Yamaha. These brands will be on-hand to display their North American lineups, as well as the leading aftermarket parts and accessory brands. The Progressive International Motorcycle Shows allow visitors to experience the powersports culture, talk to  brand and industry experts, shop the marketplace, or even demo that new model you’ve had your eye on.

Key features from the 2015-2016 IMS Tour include:

Marketplace presented by Cycle Gear – An interactive retail space for motorcycle parts and accessories.  This unique Show activation offers attendees the opportunity to touch, test and/or try the newest top parts, accessories and gear while interacting with factory specialists from leading manufacturers.

J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Competition – Back for a seventh year, this is the largest touring custom bike competition in the U.S. offering the most in cash and prizes in America. With more than 400 custom-built bikes on display at IMS Tour stops across the country, the competition hosts four classes including: Freestyle, Modified Harley-Davidson, Modified Custom and Modified Street. Full contest rules and prizes available at

Other features include: Stunt Shows featuring Team No Limit with legendary rider Jason Britton, live art by Makoto Endo, Progressive Custom Motorcycle Displays, Flo’s Chop Shop (offering free beard or mustache trim, straight razor line up, boot shine or manicure with special Flo nail polish), 21 Helmets Inked, Allstate Kids Zone, Demo Rides (available in Portland, Sacramento, Long Beach, and Phoenix), and Supermoto Racing (available in Sacramento).

The 2015-2016 Progressive International Motorcycle Shows
10-city Tour schedule:

NEW CITY: October 31-November 1, 2015 | Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR
NEW CITY: November 6-8, 2015 | Cal Expo Center, Sacramento, CA
November 20-22, 2015 | Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA
December 11-13, 2015, Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY
January 8-10, 2016, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL
January 22-24, 2016, Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas, TX
January 29-31, 2016, I-X Center, Cleveland, OH
February 5-7, 2016, Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN
February 12-14, 2016, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Chicago, IL
NEW DATE: February 20-21, 2016 | University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, AZ

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