Where is the entrance and location to the 2016 Auto Show?
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.
How much are tickets and how can I purchase them?
Ticket prices for each day are located in the Hours and Admission section. General Admission for week days (March 23-24) start at $16 and weekend days (March 25-27) start at $18. We encourage online purchase to avoid any onsite lines. Tickets may be purchased on-site, during Show hours. Tickets are on sale online now.
What forms of payment are accepted?
Cash, credit and debit are accepted on-site.
Can I get a refund?
Refunds will not be issued.
What days and times are the least crowded?
It is best to attend weekdays to avoid crowds.
Can I purchase tickets with my smart phone?
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).
Can I leave and come back?
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.
Are cameras and videos allowed?
Yes, photos and videos are permitted for personal use.
Can I bring a backpack?
Yes, bags and backpacks are permitted, however, may be searched by security at the entrance.
Are pets allowed in the Show?
Facility rules prohibit pets from entering the building, unless they are service animals.
Can you purchase cars/accessories at the Show?
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.
Is there somewhere to have a meal?
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.
Can I bring my own food/beverages into the Show?
Facility rules prohibit outside food and beverages.
Can I have free or discounted tickets?