This vintage motorcycle exhibition traces the MV Agusta brand from its World War II inception to today. Transportation meets art in this spectacular salute to one of the most admired, esthetically-driven steel horses of all time. The exhibition runs Saturday, September 8, 2007 through Sunday, January 6, 2008. Member’s Opening Reception is Friday, September 7, 2007 and Director’s Circle Dinner is Friday, November 2, 2007
EASY RIDER, Italian Style Festival, Sunday, September 9th, 2007 - All bikes, vintage and new, are welcome at this mega-festival to kick off the fall season. Join us at this open-air show to celebrate the culture of the motorcycle. Meet racing aces and enjoy delicious Italian food.
Visitors will have a chance to meet the 2006 Bonneville land speed record holder, Roosevelt "Rosey" Lackey, and get his autograph, while the bike itself will be on display in the Museum building. New Canaan’s own motocross champ, Wilson Fleming, winner of the 88 cc junior division at the 2006 New England Regional Championships, will also be on hand, showing the sport’s multigenerational appeal. For more information call 203.322.1646 ext.6521.