Information for Attendees

The 2017 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!


Saturday, November 18th
10am – 9pm

Sunday, November 19th
10am – 6pm


Virginia Beach Convention Center
1000 19th Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23451


Tickets will be on sale very soon!

When tickets are on sale you will be able to purchase them through this site, or The Virginia Beach Convention Center box office.

Information for Participants

Judged Categories
(Most categories will have 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners)

  • Best in Show Overall
  • Best in Show Truck
  • Best in Show Modern Muscle
  • Best in Show Classic
  • Best in Show Foreign
  • Best Club
  • People’s Choice
  • Best in Show Bicycle
  • Best in Show Motorcycle
  • Lucky 7 Top Flight
  • Veterans Vehicle
  • Classic Mustang
  • Classic Camaro
  • Classic Mopar
  • Classic Muscle
  • Classic Restored
  • Classic Corvette
  • Modern Muscle
  • Modern Corvette
  • Modern Mustang
  • Modern Camaro
  • Modern Mopar
  • Antiques Pre 1940
  • Antiques Post 1940
  • Modern Euro
  • Modern Domestic
  • Modern Japanese
  • Custom Mild
  • Custom Wild
  • Pro Street Mild
  • Pro Street Wild
  • Pro Touring
  • Street Rod
  • Race Car
  • Rat Rod
  • Best Street Cruiser
  • Best Sport/Dual Bike
  • Best Three Wheel
  • Classic Truck
  • Modern Truck
  • Asian Imports
  • European Imports
  • Best Stance
  • Best ICE (In Car Entertainment)
  • Best VIP Build
  • Best Track Build

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 9am-10pm. No cars will be allowed in after 10pm.
  • Vendors set up times start at 9am and end at 8pm.

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.
  • Register early as space is limited. Click here to get registered.

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.