Hours & Admissions

Public Show Days

Tuesday, March 24 to Sunday, March 29

Frequently Asked Questions

Absolutely! Doors open at 5pm off the Jack Poole Plaza from Thurlow Street, Vancouver Convention Centre (West), 1055 Canada Place. The first 400 people with tickets will receive selfie sticks. Details here.

To view the floor plans and find your favourite manufacturer or exhibitor, please click here.

The Auto Show entrance is off Thurlow Street through the main doors on the Jack Poole Plaza. The Auto Show is located at Vancouver Convention Centre West, 1055 Canada Place.

Ticket prices will be announced in early 2015. We encourage online purchase to avoid any onsite lines. Tickets may be purchased on-site, during Show hours. Tickets will be sold online starting 4 weeks in advance of the Show. Accommodation, dining and show ticket packages are also available through Tourism Vancouver.

Cash, credit and debit are accepted on-site.

Refunds will not be issued.

It is best to attend weekdays to avoid crowds.

Yes, on-line tickets may be purchased with a smart phone. A barcode will be generated and scanned from your phone (you are not required to print the ticket).

Yes, same day re-entry is permitted. Ensure you receive a hand stamp before exiting. Exit and entry is through the Thurlow Street entrance, off the Jack Poole Plaza.

Yes, photos and videos are permitted for personal use.

Yes, bags and backpacks are permitted, however, may be searched by security at the entrance.

Facility rules prohibit pets from entering the building, unless they are service animals.

You are not able to purchase a vehicle at the Show, however, you may connect with a salesperson and complete the sale at a dealership. Accessories are for sale in the commercial marketplace.

The facility will have food and beverage service onsite in the Exhibit pre-function Space. There are also several restaurants, fast food outlets and pubs that surround the Vancouver Convention Centre.

Facility rules prohibit outside food and beverages.

Please reference our promotions page for auto show deals.