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!


November 2018


Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th Street Virginia Beach, VA 23451 757-385-2000


Tickets on sale soon!

Information for Participants

Judged Categories

Best in Show Overall Best in Show Truck Best in Show Modern Muscle Best in Show Classic Best in Show Foreign Best in Show Bicycle Best in Show Motorcycle Best in Show Asian Imports Best in Show European Imports Best in Show Ladies Vehicle Best in Show Veterans Best in Show Cruiser Best in Show Sport/Dual Bike Best in Show American Motorcycle Best in Show Import Motorcycle Best in Show Custom Motorcycle Best in Show Three Wheel Best in Show In Car Entertainment Best in Show Track Build Best in Show Stance

Best in Show Preservation Best in Show Survival Best in Show Work in Progress Best Club Participation Best Display Best Paint Best Engine Best 4×4 Classic Mustang- 1st, 2nd Classic Camaro- 1st, 2nd Classic Mopar- 1st, 2nd Classic Muscle- 1st, 2nd Classic Restored- 1st, 2nd Classic Corvette- 1st, 2nd Classic Truck- 1st, 2nd Modern Muscle- 1st, 2nd Modern Corvette- 1st, 2nd Modern Mustang- 1st, 2nd Modern Camaro- 1st, 2nd Modern Mopar- 1st, 2nd

Modern Euro- 1st, 2nd Modern Domestic- 1st, 2nd Modern Japanese- 1st, 2nd Top 40 People’s Choice Kid’s Choice Women’s Choice Dan Wood’s Award- Youngest Participant Custom Mild- 1st, 2nd Custom Wild- 1st, 2nd Pro Street- 1st, 2nd Pro Touring- 1st, 2nd Viper- 1st, 2nd Race Car- 1st, 2nd Street Rod- 1st, 2nd Rat Rod- 1st, 2nd Antiques Pre 1940- 1st, 2nd Antiques Port 1940- 1st, 2nd Celebrity/ Special Interest-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 9am-9pm. No cars will be allowed in after 9pm.
  • 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.

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.