2024 Public Present Dates: Feb. 10-19 at McCormick Place
CHICAGO, Dec. 5, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Chicago Car Commerce Affiliation (CATA), producer of the Chicago Auto Present, introduced the dates and plans for the 2024 public present, Feb. 10-19. Showgoers can as soon as once more count on an experiential present with each indoor and outside ride-and-drives and the return of Chicago Drives Electrical, a one-stop-shop for electrical car take a look at drives and schooling.
“The Chicago Auto Present is a cornerstone occasion for town, and we’re excited to open our doorways once more this winter welcoming attendees to expertise the newest autos, expertise and activations,” stated Chicago Auto Present Chairman JC Phelan.
“The momentum is powerful for the 2024 present,” stated Chicago Auto Present Co-Common Supervisor Jennifer Morand. “With a gentle year-over-year attendance progress of fifty % constructing again out of the pandemic, we’re completely positioned to proceed to supply a premier attendee expertise. The present generates shopper curiosity and pleasure for brand spanking new autos, kicking off the spring marketplace for the native new-car sellers we help.”
“Whether or not or not you might be available in the market for a brand new car, the present has one thing for everybody and is the right indoor escape from the tough Chicago February climate,” Phelan added.
The Chicago Drives Electrical indoor EV take a look at monitor will return offering attendees the chance to get inside the newest EVs to really feel the ability of electrical. Along with the ride-alongs, shoppers could go to the EV hub to study extra about urgent EV matters together with at-home charging, vary nervousness, upkeep, and related EV possession prices.
“The controversy continues in regards to the progress of the electrical car section within the U.S. market, however there is no higher proving floor for shoppers to check EVs than an occasion as interactive because the Chicago Auto Present,” stated Dave Sloan, co-general supervisor of the present.
On the CATA’s Chicago Drive Electrical occasion within the fall, 85 % of attendees reported that take a look at driving EVs improved their opinion about electrical car possession and 71 % of attendees responded they had been extra prone to buy an electrical car after testing them.
“And if shoppers determine they don’t seem to be able to make the change to EVs, we have now lots of of inner combustion engine autos for them to select from,” stated present chairman Phelan.
The 2024 present will host particular themed days together with:
- Recreation Day on the Auto Present on Sunday, Feb. 11 (put on your favourite sports activities staff attire for a reduction)
- Automotive Profession Day on Tuesday, Feb. 13 (college students of all ages are inspired to return study extra about varied careers throughout the automotive trade by way of a sequence of displays and activations; particular ticket worth provided for superior gross sales at $10 per ticket)
- Chicago Auto Present Meals Drive held Wednesday-Friday, Feb. 14-16 (deliver three cans of meals for A Secure Haven’s Meals Financial institution and get a $5 voucher off common admission)
- First Responders & Navy Appreciation Day on Wednesday, Feb. 14 (current your relevant ID for a $5 voucher off common admission)
- Household Day on Monday, Feb. 19 (The Each day Herald hosts a day of household enjoyable and programming; Presidents Day additionally means a faculty vacation for a lot of youngsters)
The 2024 Chicago Auto Present will as soon as once more produce fan-favorite occasions that deliver the present flooring to life together with Chicago Friday Evening Flights, an area craft beer sampling occasion, and the Toyota Miles Per Hour run, the place runners can expertise the auto present by way of a 2.4-mile loop inside McCormick Place earlier than the occasion doorways open to the general public.
The present’s 2024 Media Preview shall be held Feb. 8-9 and its black-tie charity gala, First Search for Charity, shall be held the night of Friday, Feb. 9 at McCormick Place. Since its inception, First Search for Charity has raised $60 million for native charities, positively impacting people within the Chicagoland neighborhood. Attendees can as soon as once more count on a night of connoisseur meals, drinks, musical leisure and even the prospect to win a brand-new 2024 Chevrolet Blazer, all whereas supporting folks in want. Tickets and extra data for First Search for Charity might be discovered at FirstLookforCharity.org.
Tickets to the 2024 Chicago Auto Present are at present on sale at ChicagoAutoShow.com. The 2024 present runs Feb. 10-19 at McCormick Place and opens to the general public each day at 10 a.m. Grownup ticket costs are $17; seniors ages 62 and older are $12; youngsters ages 4-12 are $12; youngsters 3 and youthful are free. Present hours differ by day so please test the positioning for particulars.
To buy tickets or for extra data, go to ChicagoAutoShow.com. Media data and credential software is now accessible at ChicagoAutoShow.com/media.
Concerning the Chicago Auto Present
First staged in 1901, the Chicago Auto Present is the nation’s longest operating auto exposition in North America. The present is produced by the Chicagoland’s new-car vendor affiliation, the Chicago Car Commerce Affiliation, which has staged the present since 1935. The 2024 public present is Feb. 10-19 at McCormick Place. For extra data and the newest updates, go to ChicagoAutoShow.com.
Concerning the Chicago Car Commerce Affiliation
Based in 1904 and positioned in Oakbrook Terrace, the Chicago Car Commerce Affiliation is comprised of greater than 400 franchised new-car sellers and an extra 150 allied members. The group’s vendor members make use of about 19,000 folks within the metropolitan space. The affiliation has produced the world well-known Chicago Auto Present since 1935. For extra data, please go to www.CATA.information.
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