The Honda Hoot  (June 22 - 26, 2004)

The Honda Hoot is held in Knoxville Tennessee the third week of June each year.  With over 22 thousand registered for this years event, it is one of the largest shows in the Midwest.  The  follow photos are taken around the Knoxville area at various events.


The Honda Hoot vendor show in Chillowee Park.
Some of the bikes in the parking lot on Thursday afternoon.
Vendor row.  Another vendor area is on the other side of the trees and in the building behind where this photo was taken.
.Some of the bikes in the lot on Saturday...
  as far as the eye can see. 
Thursday's Honda Hula Hoot Party
Some of the action at the party
Some of the guests having a good time.
A look from above.
from the parking garage..
and the fountain.
Friday night Museum of the Appalachia Party as hundreds of bikes fill the fields.
The following are some of the rustic buildings on the property.
The locals play come good old country music.
Some mighty tall corn, had to be 12 feet high.
The blacksmith making crafts for the gift shop.
The party tent awaits.  A barbecue dinner was served to all who attended.  Yumm, some mighty good food Y'all.
And some mighty good music from one of the local Blue Grass bands.
And the second group of the night with Clyde on the banjo.
Saturday Bike Show
Jason bike
The bike has a DVD player behind the seat
Another one of the custom sport bikes
A Honda 175
Another old Honda
A custom Honda VTX 1800 with NOS
Some of the custom paint jobs
A Kawasaki Vulcan
A custom Honda VTX
Anthony and the Honda GL1100 that went around the world (485,000 miles)
With traffic backed up 20 miles and 5 of these (quarry dump truck load beds) to pass...
it took over 90 minutes to get around them all.  Taking both lanes of North bound I75 we had to pass in the shoulder when the escort vehicle would allow.


Revised: 07/23/04
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