All year long, the Barber Museum and Barber Motorsports Park calendars are packed with exceptional events for recreation, learning, socializing, and adrenaline-rushing fun. With so many first rate programs, events, and festivals, you’ll want to come to each of them!
And if you’re an enthusiast who doesn’t want to miss a beat, check out our membership options. Being a museum member means you’ll always have the inside scoop and will enjoy special discounts and opportunities throughout the year for members only.
Barber Tag Days
- March 25, 2023 – Registration will begin at 10:00am and the last registration will be taken at 10:30am. Laps will begin during the tracks lunch hour.
- October 14, 2023 – Registration will begin at 10:00am and the last registration will be taken at 10:30am. Laps will begin during the tracks lunch hour.
- April 15, 2023 – Registration will begin at 10:00am and the last registration will be taken at 10:30am. Laps will begin during the tracks lunch hour.
- September 16, 2023 – Registration will begin at 10:00am and the last registration will be taken at 10:30am. Laps will begin during the tracks lunch hour.
*Make sure to arrive before time listed above*
Alabama residents are given the opportunity to purchase a distinctive Barber Museum motorcycle or car tag. The cost of this tag is $50. By purchasing one, you are adding a unique accessory to your vehicle as well as supporting the museum. A majority of the cost of the tag goes directly to the museum and is tax deductible. GET YOUR BARBER TAG HERE
Do you have a Barber tag on your car or motorcycle? If so, please arrive in the Barber Museum parking lot prior to 11 am. The parade lap around the Barber Road Course takes place during the lunch hour and is limited to the first 50 vehicles. When you participate, you’ll receive free admission to the museum on that day. For more information about Tag Days, call the museum at 205.699.7275.
Barber Museum Member Hot Laps
Member Hot Lap dates for 2023!
- Friday, February 10, 2023
- Friday, May 12, 2023
- Saturday, August 5, 2023
- Friday, December 1, 2023
Museum members ages 16* and older have the opportunity to register for hot laps up to four times a year. Hot laps take you for a spirited ride around the Barber road course with a certified Porsche Track Experience instructor. Registration is required and seating is limited. Log into your membership account to register. Signed waivers are required on day of participation.
*Members ages 16 to 18 must have a guardian present during hot laps to sign waivers to participate.
Barber Vintage Festival – October 6-8, 2023
The Barber Vintage Festival is one of the most highly anticipated motorcycle events in the world. The three-day festival features the fan zone with food and entertainment, a swap meet with hundreds of vendors selling vintage motorcycles and parts, as well as the VJMC gathering. Read about these attractions – and more – below. Don’t forget… the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum features extended hours as well as seminars during the 18th Barber Vintage Festival. So when you’re not in the park, be sure to check out what’s going on in the museum!
For more information please click here.
Children’s of Alabama Indy Grand Prix – April 28-30, 2023
No one will be allowed on Museum property without a race ticket for that day. If you do not want to purchase a race ticket, please select another weekend to visit the Museum. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Barber Small Bore – June 9-11, 2023
Barber Small Bore Information (sportbiketracktime.com)
Facing a resurgence in popularity, small-capacity racing has historically been a fan favorite. The small bikes allow for a drastically low center of gravity as well as a lighter weight for rider control. Now, the Barber Motorsports Park is teaming up with Sportbike Track Time to run its small bore racing event. You can be part of the action by registering through www.sportbiketracktime.com. Please check the rules and regulations for eligibility and all racers will be required to sign a waiver. One rider per team for the expert level endurance race will receive a complementary weekend pass. Riders must register prior to the event. Please Click Here for more details. *(More information will be available soon.)
Sportbike Tire Service will be available all weekend and will be selling Michelin tires.