On Sunday, October 12, 2014 we had our First Annual Heritage Square Block party here in the Biker Rags shopping center. The Heritage Square shopping center houses some pretty cool businesses!
Of course, there’s Biker Rags, and also Barillaro Speed Emporium, Gene’s Hot Rods, Out Motoring, and Willis Cycle Works. With so many great shops in one area, we all banded together to throw a huge party.
Despite the day being shrouded in occasional downpours, a large crowd came out to swap and gawk. It was clear to us that everyone was really psyched up for the day and we will most definitely have more block parties in the future!
Here are photos from the day:
Jeff with his good friend Bob.
There’s Jim, of Barillaro Speed Emporium, in his custom roadster.
Another custom with the owner and builder next to it. What a beauty!
Inside Barillaro Speed Emporium.
Swap meet vendors were smart to set up in the dry spaces.
Custom made jewelry sold here!
The hot rod swappers came out too!
There’s Jason with his Indian Larry inspired build. A beautiful bike Jason and a wonderful tribute to Indian Larry.
A Yamaha chopper with the builder and owner. Great job! A really stunning cycle.
Matt Harris of 40 Cal Customs brought his Biker Live build. It’s easy to see why he won first place on the Biker Live competition!
An up close view of Matt’s bike. Look at that beautiful engraving.
Thanks for bringing out your great builds guys!
A few Mini Coopers even came out for the day! We love Mini Coopers!
Classic. Love the two tone.
Octavius from WIMZ arrived for his live broadcast.
Jeff shows Octavius our vintage collection.
Here’s Octavius getting ready to interview Bryan of Willis Cycle Works.
Bryan sure keeps a neat shop!
Octavius getting ready to interview Charlie Burchett, owner of Gene’s Hot Rods.
While Octavius interviews Charlie, Jeff and I explore around Gene’s Hot Rods.
This is a cool shop!
Then we all headed down to Barillaro Speed Emporium. Jim and Mike Barillaro have a phenomenal shop.
While Octavius interviews the Barillaro brothers, Jeff and I gawk some more.
Love the coloring!
Here’s Jeff with Octavius who is getting ready to interview Matt Harris.
Another cool ride!
Another ride in! Thanks for coming.
Thanks too to all our customers who braved the day!
Getting to hang out with friends is always the best part of the day!
We appreciate every one who came out for the day!