You will be able to hear the thunder in Prague and lovers of deluxe powerful machines will have the unique opportunity to try riding the American legend called Harley-Davidson!
“Harley Davidson connects people around the world and provides them with a unique riding experience and also lifestyle,” Martin Heřmanský, executive director for strategically developing markets in the region of Europe, the Middle East and Africa, explains.
Video: Karen Davidson
Prague has a large fan base
Prague has had an H-D Club since 1928, which is proof of how popular the brand is with Czechs and Slovaks. Sale of tickets to the deluxe once-in-a-lifetime event, which will be held at the Exhibition Grounds in Holešovice, started some time ago and over 35,000 tickets were sold in a total of 66 countries worldwide during the first two months of sale!
Jaroslav Vavřina the organiser of the celebrations says: “We have registered the most interest from Germany, Great Britain, Italy and France. But we are also selling tickets in Australia, Mexico and Brazil.“
What can you expect during the 4-day event?
Dark Custom Arena – A deluxe FMX show led by Czech motocross freestyle star Petr “Pilník” Pilát, and also a “U” ramp, skate competition and freestyle rides.
HOG Village – Powered by Jack Daniel's & Hard Rock Cafe, rock on a special “hard & heavy” stage, burgers, ribs and everything you love.
Procession – On Saturday 7 July 2018 enthusiastic motorcyclists will show Prague and the world that there are thousands of people who love freedom, individuality and riding their motorcycle! Motorcyclists will set out from Letná, through Letná tunnel across Štvanice island, along Wilson Street to Václavské náměstí, along Žitná Street, across Karlovo náměstí to the Vltava river and along the river to the Rudolfinum, across the river to Malostranská Street, along Hradčanská Street and along Milady Horáková Street back to Letenská pláň.
Stunt show – Riding on your rear wheel, your front wheel. Without hands. Standing up. Skidding. Solo, in pairs, in threes, on your head, on your back – and back again.
Family Paradise – A zone full of toys, sports activities, musical and theatre performances, face painting, stands and naturally competitions for attractive prizes.
H-D Demo truck – Treat yourself to a test drive on one of the 67 motorcycles that will be available. Choose a specific model, make a reservation and go!
Prague Custom Gallery – Legendary builders of American motorcycles from around the world in one place for the first time! 50 of the best works of art on two wheels in the world.
You will be able to enjoy a family day at the exhibition grounds in Holešovice on Sunday 8 July. You can expect a deluxe exhibition of Harley motorcycles and 3 demo trucks, where tests will be organised free of charge. Everyone who arrives will be able to try any Harley Davidson motorbike. A family ticket costs CZK 250, and citizens of Prague 7 can enter free on this day!
Karen Davidson, the great-granddaughter of the founder of Harley-Davidson, will also be attending the celebrations. Fans of powerful two-wheeled machines, you have a lot to look forward to!