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Information for Attendees

The 2018 Coastal Virginia Auto Show will feature celebrity appearances, displays and demonstrations, live entertainment, lots of giveaways, prizes, a children’s area and so much more. This family friendly event has something for everyone!

When

November 17th 10a-9p

November 18th 10a-6p

Where

Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th Street Virginia Beach, VA 23451 757-385-2000 vbcc@vbgov.com visitvirginiabeach.com/conventioncenter

Tickets

Tickets on sale soon!

Information for Participants

Judged Categories

Top Honors: Best in Show – Overall, Best in Show – Runner Up, Best in Show 1992 and older, Best in Show 1993 to 2002, Best in Show 2003 to present, Best in Show Truck/SUV, Best in Show Imports, Best in Show Bicycle, Best in Show Ladies Vehicle

Judge’s Pick: Best in Show – Veterans, Best in Show – In Car Entertainment, Best in Show – Track Build, Best in Show – Stance, Best in Show – Restoration, Best in Show – Survival, Best in Show – Work in Progress, Best in Show – Display, Best in Show – Paint, Best in Show – Engine Bay

Spectator Choice: People’s Choice, Kid’s Choice, Women’s Choice, Dan Wood’s Choice

Club Award: Best Club Participation

Registered Class Awards: Mustang – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Pick Up/ SUV – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Thunderbird – 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Ford/Lincoln/Mercury Other – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Camaro – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older
Corvette – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older Pick Up/ SUV – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Pontiac – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, GM – All Others – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Charger – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Challenger – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Viper – Stock, Modified, Pick Up/SUV – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Mopar Other – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, AMC AMX, AMC Other, Domestic Other – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older,  Honda/Acura – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Nissan/Infiniti – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Toyota/Lexus – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Subaru – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Mitsubishi – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Kia – Best Kia, Hyundai – Best Hyundai, Asian Import Other – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, BMW – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older,  Mercedes – Benz – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Volkswagen – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Audi – Best Audi, Fiat – Best Fiat, European Import Other – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Motorcycle Bagger – Best Bagger, Sportster – Best Sportster, Cruiser – Best Cruiser, Chopper – Best Chopper, Import – Best Import, Custom Build – Best Custom Build, Bicycle Custom – Best Custom Bicycle, Antique – Best Antique Bicycle

Registered Specialty Classes: Antiques Pre 1940 – 1st & 2nd, Post 1940 – 1st & 2nd, Truck / SUV Off Road Build – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Pro Street Truck – 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Show Truck– 2003 to present, 1993 to 2002, 1992 and older, Military Vehicles – 1st, 2nd, Celebrity vehicles – 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, Custom Creations – 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, Race car – 1st & 2nd, Pro Street Car – 1st & 2nd, Rat Rod – 1st & 2nd

General Rules and Regulations

  • 5 mph in show area during load in and load out.
  • No Stunting, burnouts or any other form of reckless behavior
  • No speeding anywhere on the Convention area.
  • No sitting on show cars unless permission is granted.
  • No refunds on the day of the event. Period.

Show Cars & Vendor Rules

Load In:

  • Registrants can roll in on Friday From noon-8pm. No cars will be allowed in after 8pm.
  • Vendors set up times start at 8am and end at 11am.

Convention Center Rules:

  • Make sure gas tanks are under ¼ Tank of gas.NO EXCEPTIONS!
  • Battery Cables must be disconnected.
  • If you have Nitrous, it must be disconnected.
  • If you need electricity, you must purchase through convention center. Click here for more info.
  • All Registrants must set up by Friday, between 9am to 10pm. Doors will close promptly.
  • On Sunday, event ends at 6pm. Once spectators have exited, roll out will begin. Do not start vehicles before then.
  • Your insurance will cover you and your vehicle at the event.

All show car participants and Vendors must display wristband at all times. No passing of wristbands to anyone other than those assigned. The staff, sponsors and patrons of the Coastal Virginia Auto Show, thanks you for your cooperation in making this event a memorable and fun activity for all of VA.