Vanson Leathers Annual Spring Open House May 6-7 2017, Featuring Rhett Rotten and the Wall of Death

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Vanson Leathers, America's largest manufacturer of leather motorcycle jacket and motorcycle riding apparel for men and women is holding its annual Spring Open House on May 6-7 in Fall River Massachusetts. This year's event features the Motorcycle daredevil rider Rhett Rotten and the Wall of Death.

Vanson Leathers celebrates its 43rd year in business as America's largest manufacturer of leather motorcycle jackets, custom racing suits and the finest motorcycle riding apparel and accessories for men and women on or off the bike. The design and manufacturing headquarters at 951 Broadway in Fall River, Massachusetts is hosting Rhett Rotten and the Wall of Death for this years Annual Spring Open House held on May 6-7 .

The Wall of Death Motorcycle Stunt Show is a true piece of motorcycle history, representing one of the oldest forms of motorcycle stunt entertainment there is. This rich history is part of it’s intrigue, although people surely love to watch the rider as he defies gravity on his motorcycle, ripping around the vertically arranged boards! As the Oldest Wall of Death in operation in America, originally built in 1938, the Rhett Rotten Wall of Death carries some of that “historic magic” in it’s boards. The unmistakable sound and smell of the antique machines starting up sets the stage for a fun, exhilarating experience.

This year Vanson has partnered with many area businesses and destinations unique to the South Coast of Massachusetts: restaurants, music venues, microbreweries, food trucks and national historic attractions such as Battleship Cove. Special rates are available at Hampton Inn of Westport for travelers wishing to stay over. Complete details at:

Schedule :
Saturday May 6th, 9-6 performances 10,12, 2, 4 and possibly 6
Sunday May 7th 10-5 performances 10,12, 2,and 4
Advance event price: $15.00, Day of performance: $20.00.
Event ticket package includes commemorative T-shirt, discount coupons for Vanson leathers products, Battleship Cove admission, and The Narrows Center for the Arts as well as other vendor discounts information and the wristband for access to the Wall of Death.

About Vanson Leathers:
Vanson Leathers has been building competition racing leathers and motorcycle street gear since 1974. Started in a fifth foor walk up loft in the South End in Boston, Vanson Leathers currently occupies 50,000 sq ft in historic Laurel Lake Mills in Fall River, Massachusetts. Vanson Leathers where carefully handcrafted custom leather garments are created one at a time.

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Kim van der Sleesen
Vanson Leathers Inc.
since: 12/2009
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