Expect crowds of
fellow car fanatics at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show
on February 11-20, 2017. Whether
you're looking for a shiny new ride, the latest cool accessories or family fun,
you'll find it all at this massive McCormick Place event.
The 109th edition
will be feature nearly 1,000 vehicles on display, from the latest
and best introductions from North America and around the world, to a complete
range of domestic and imported passenger cars, trucks, minivans and sport
Get a peek at
what people may be driving several years from now by checking out exciting
experimental concept cars,
featuring the slickest designs and highlighting advanced technologies.
Of course you can
also go back in time and discover amazing antique and collector cars from the
Classic Car Club of America and the Camaro Club of Illinois.
Set the wheels in motion for family-friendly
fun with all kinds of activities and interactive displays geared especially for kids, from
remote-control racetracks and driving simulators to video games and a rock
Or get behind the
wheel yourself and experience the vehicles on several indoor and outdoor
ride-and-drive test tracks. This is the place to pop under the hood, get a look
at the trunk space and check out all the bells and whistles.
And schedule in some time for the
daily events and appearances
— the Chicago Auto Show draws a mix of sports players, musicians and tv/radio
personalities for meet & greets and performances.
- February 11 to 19 – 10:00am to
- February 20 – 10:00am to 8:00pm
To avoid lines,
it’s a good idea to purchase tickets in advance at tickets.drivechicago.com. You can also purchase tickets on-site at the
box offices located at the entrances to the show (cash and credit cards will be
- Adults, ages 13-61: $13
- Senior citizens, ages 62 and up:
- Children, ages 7 – 12: $7
- Children, ages 6 years or
younger: Free of charge when accompanied by a paying adult
Be sure to also
check chicagoautoshow.com for any special weekday discounts and
LOOK FOR CHARITY
Preview the show
while you take part in one of the city's greatest fundraisers and favorite
parties of the year: First Look for Charity. At this opulent tuxedo-mandatory event held
on the evening of Friday, February 10, you can stroll the exhibit floor with
socialites and car buffs while you enjoy champagne, wine, hors d'oeuvres,
desserts and the chance to win a new car. Plus, the largely tax-deductible
ticket goes to support 18 area nonprofit organizations.
There’s so much
to cover with over 1 million square feet of the McCormick Place complex loaded
with all things automotive. Plot your Chicago Auto Show adventure online with
the handy show floor map
and Official Auto Show Guide.
Get all the
details on the 2017 Chicago Auto Show at the official website chicagoautoshow.com. You'll find everything from directions, parking and public transportation to the latest videos, photos and social media
updates on the multimedia page.