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2016 Auto Show Gala

2016 Celebrate Your Industry and the Launch of Your Show at the Auto Show Gala: March 23, 2016, Vancouver Convention Centre East

The Auto Show Gala serves as the industry launch event for the Vancouver International Auto Show. This highly anticipated gala evening gives dealer and associate members, manufacturers, government and media guests an opportunity to network and mingle over cocktails and canapés all while catching a peek of the vehicles and displays.

The Auto Show Gala continues to offer an enjoyable sit-down dinner format. Utilizing the ballrooms and eye opening manufacturer displays, the Gala continues to be a unique guest experience.

The prestigious BC Salespeople of the Year Awards and Community Driver Awards will be presented. The Gala is the only one of its kind in Canada, incorporating a  sit-down dinner and networking opportunities with the public launch and Show debut on the Show floor.

This is a charity event, with funds going to the New Car Dealers Foundation of BC.

Single Tickets:
Reserved Table of 10:
Click to purchase tickets online. All ticket sales are final. Ticket sales close March 9 or when sold-out!

Marketing opportunities are available. Contact Christie at to discuss how your organization may become involved as an event partner.

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Auto Show Gala

Event Information

Date: Wednesday, March 23 2016
Venue: Vancouver Convention Centre East
(999 Canada Place)
Dress Code: Semi-formal attire
Time: 5:30PM – 6:15PM – Pre-Dinner Reception6:15PM – 8:00PM – Dinner Gala & Awards8:00PM – 10:00PM – Show Debut & Public Party (West Building)
Hotel: Special accommodation rates are available, however you must book early. Click for special hotel rates!


All ticket sales are final. Ticket sales close March 9 or when sold-out!

Official Suppliers

Salespeople of the Year Awards

Community Driver Awards




Thank You for Attending the 2016 Vancouver International Auto Show!
Stay tuned for 2017 dates.