Advanstar Communications Rolls Out Tour Dates for All New 2010-2011 International Motorcycle Shows®

Hot New Look For 12-city Nationwide Tour

**Irvine, Calif. (June 10, 2010) **- Reinventing itself for the 30th annual nationwide tour, the International Motorcycle Shows® is set to take over 12 cities across the country. From New York to California, powersports fans from all lifestyles will be treated to a 21st century experience designed to invoke more passion, excitement, sense of belonging and product selection than ever before. Whether you're a sport bike, street bike, dirt bike, cruiser, scooter, ATV or UTV enthusiast, or a supplier of vehicles and aftermarket parts and accessories, the 2010-2011 International Motorcycle Shows tour will deliver more value than ever before.

The 2010-2011 International Motorcycle Shows 12-city tour schedule is as follows:

November 12-14, 2010 Dallas Convention Center Dallas, TX
November 19-21, 2010 San Mateo County Event Center San Mateo, CA
December 10-12, 2010 Qwest Field & Event Center Seattle, WA
December 17-19, 2010 Long Beach Convention Center Long Beach, CA
January 7-9, 2011 Rock Financial Showplace Novi, MI
January 14-16, 2011 Washington Convention Center Washington D.C.
January 21-23, 2011 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center New York, NY
January 28-30, 2011 I-X Center Cleveland, OH
February 4-6, 2011 Minneapolis Convention Center Minneapolis, MN
February 11-13, 2011 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Chicago, IL
February 25-27, 2011 Carolina First Center Greenville, SC
March 9-12, 2011 Ocean Center Daytona Beach, FL

The International Motorcycle Shows will feature gear, accessories, stunt shows, demo rides, new rider programs, must-attend seminars, kid's activities, Media Previews and more. Additional opportunities will exist for licensed riders to test ride new motorcycles at five locations including Dallas, San Mateo, Long Beach, Greenville and Daytona Beach. An added Media Preview in Chicago will supplement existing media events in Long Beach and New York, showcasing the latest new vehicles and product debuts.

"We are thrilled to bring an electrified and eye-popping all-new International Motorcycle Show to 12 cities across the country where long-time bikers, potential new riders, friends and family can immerse themselves in the world of powersports," said International Motorcycle Shows Director Jeff D'Entremont. "This year's tour will feature a fresh new experience from the minute you arrive and deliver value unlike anything we've ever provided before to all types of powersports enthusiasts nationwide. Long time fans of the show can't miss it this year and for those who've never been, this will be the year to attend!"

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Advanstar Communications Inc. ( is a leading worldwide media company providing integrated marketing solutions for the Fashion, Life Sciences and Powersports Industries. Advanstar serves business professionals and consumers in these industries with its portfolio of 147 events, 68 publications and directories, 267 electronic products and Web sites, as well as educational and direct marketing products and services. Market leading brands and a commitment to delivering innovative, quality products and services enables Advanstar to "Connect Our Customers With Theirs."

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