The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2023 to Feature 14 Show Categories

Photo from The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2022 by Kevin Duke.

If you appreciate rare and classic motorcycles, you’ll love attending The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2023, which will be held on Saturday, May 6, on a beautiful golf course near the Pacific coast in Carmel Valley, California. This year’s event includes three featured categories – Italian and Single, 1970s Vintage Muscle, and Bring on the Baggers – as well as 11 traditional categories – American, British, Italian, Other European, Japanese, Competition On Road, Competition Off Road, Antique, Custom/Modified, Choppers, and Extraordinary Bicycles and Scooters.

It’s always a stunning array of wonderful motorcycles, so it’s an event not to be missed. Do yourself a favor and ride in on your bike to avoid parking hassles. A free helmet check station is provided. Admission costs $60 in advance, and you can use a promo Code (5OFF2023) for a $5 discount, saving you $15 over the at-the-door price. See you there!

For more information, read the press release below.

Join us May 6, 2023, for the 13th annual The Quail Motorcycle Gathering, presented by Medallia, as we once again celebrate the evolution of two-wheeled beauties. Hosted on the lush green grasses of Quail Lodge & Golf Club in renowned Carmel, California, combine a day of fun, food, and fine motorcycles!

View more than 350 of the world’s preeminent vintage and modern motorcycles, scooters, and bicycles while exploring the newest and most popular products from leading manufacturers and retail exhibitors. Indulge in delicious dining options provided by local food trucks, ice cream from Marianne’s, and other culinary delights in addition to a selection of wines, brews, and other beverages.

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering
The Quail 2022, photo by Steve Burton

Bring the whole family, as The Quail Motorcycle Gathering has something for everyone, including a dedicated kids area for interactive play!

Ticket prices are as follows:

  • Admission Only Pre-Sale (Ages 18+) – $60 ($70 Day of Event)
  • Use Promo Code: 5OFF2023 for $5 off General Admission – $55
  • Young Adult Admission Only (Ages 13-17) – $20
  • Children 12 and Under – FREE

Purchase your tickets to The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2023 here.

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering
The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2022 in Carmel, California.

Bike entrant applications are also now available. In addition to the traditional categories, the 2023 featured classes are “Italian and Single,” “1970s Vintage Muscle,” and “Bring on the Baggers.”

Related: The Quail Gathering XI

To enter a motorcycle, private collection, or motorcycle club, please complete The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2023 entrant application. Payment instructions will be provided when your application has been approved.

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2023 Inaugural Why We Ride for Kids Fundraising Dinner

You can be one of the first to enjoy a brand-new VIP experience at this year’s The Quail Motorcycle Gathering and help end pediatric brain cancer, the deadliest childhood disease. Join the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation and Why We Ride community for the inaugural Why We Ride for Kids Fundraising Dinner on May 6 at Quail Lodge & Golf Club.

Building on Why We Ride to The Quail’s seven-year history of fundraising and riding, this special evening starts at 5 p.m. following The Quail Motorcycle Gathering and includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, and dinner with Quail Gathering 2023 Legend of the Sport Honoree and AMA Hall of Famer “Bubba” Shobert.

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering

Tickets are available to either the Why We Ride dinner only or the Why We Ride dinner + The Quail Motorcycle Gather combo. To purchase tickets visit the Ride For Kids website.

On Friday, May 5, kick-off The Quail Motorcycle Gathering weekend with The Quail Ride. Embark on a 100-mile journey with a mid-day lunch and evening dinner with other motorcycle enthusiasts. The Quail Ride is limited to just 100 motorcycles. Submit your application to The Quail Ride here.


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