Effective 5/31/21, all COVID-19 restrictions related to gatherings, restaurants, and others businesses were lifted. The masking order will be lifted on June 28 or when 70% of Pennsylvania adults are fully vaccinated, whichever comes first. Ease back into travel with a Weekend Easy getaway in Cumberland Valley. Our restaurants, shops, attractions, and hotels are ready to welcome you.

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Progressive IMS Outdoors

Progressive IMS Outdoors

September 10-12, 2021

Carlisle Fairgrounds will be one of the venues for the nation's leading consumer motorcycle tour, Progressive IMS Outdoors. Set to attract Powersports enthusiasts and potential riders of all ages and skill levels, this three-day event is part of a newly-rebranded tour previously known as the Progressive International Motorcycle Shows (IMS). Progressive IMS Outdoors transitions IMS from the traditional convention center setup to a new open outdoor experience, which will create a festival-like atmosphere that provides the latest in rider products and exciting hands-on opportunities for enthusiasts of all ages and at all experience levels.

Attendees can look forward to seeing hundreds of the latest street bikes, dirt bikes, cruisers, scooters, ATVs, and much more from leading manufacturers familiar to the shows such as Indian Motorcycles, Royal Enfield, Yamaha Motorcycles, Zero Motorcycles, and Harley-Davidson, which will be showcasing its new 2021 Pan America 1250, as well as first-time exhibiting manufacturers like Beta Motorcycles. Guests will also be able to interact with leading brands in the electric mobility space, including Giant Bicycles and FLX Bike, which will be exhibiting its exciting e-bike line as well electric skateboards from Miles Board.

Visit the Progressive IMS Outdoors website to keep up-to-date on the latest information about the show and to purchase tickets.

We hope visitors will have the opportunity to explore Carlisle while experiencing the fun and excitement of the show. Whether it’s our Cumberland Valley Beer Trail, our diverse cuisine, our historic downtowns, our scenic landscape, or our charming boutiques and specialty shops, there’s something for everyone to explore in Carlisle and the Cumberland Valley.

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Nearby Attractions & Shopping

Whether it’s shopping or visiting one of our many attractions, you won’t want to miss these highlights throughout Cumberland Valley.

Nearby Restaurants

These downtown Carlisle restaurants are all within a short 5-minute drive of the Carlisle Fairgrounds. There is plenty of on-street parking plus several public parking lots and a parking garage. And, remember, you don’t need to feed the meters on the weekend.

Nearby Events

Summertime fun in the Cumberland Valley includes events that a family-friendly and cover interests ranging from food to music to history, So whether it's a ghost tour, a concert, or a cooking class, you can find it in Cumberland Valley. We encourage you to stay an extra day or two to take advantage of these fun events happening the week before or the week after the Progressive IMS Outdoors show. Or, check out our complete calendar of events. NOTE: More events will be added below as the date of the show approaches.