Exhibitor Information for the 2020 Twin Cities Auto Show!

This page is intended for exhibitors, manufacturers, allied vendors, dealerships, designers, and other businesses that are interested in exhibiting at the Twin Cities Auto Show. More information will be added as the show draws nearer.

The Twin Cities Auto Show is a Top-15 market in the United States!

  • Logo-

    Click here to download the logo 


    Video, Digital Ads and more- 

    Web Banners, Print Ads, Posters, Flyers, Table Tents and More - Click Here

    B-Roll from 2019 - Click Here 

    Camp Jeep and RAM Truck Territory Promotional Videos -Click Here

    Gotta Go to the Auto Show Jingle - Click Here 


    $2 Discount Tickets- 

    These will be mailed to your dealership in "pads". 2,000 discount tickets will be included in the first mailing. 
    To order more coupons click here.

  •  Branded Tickets

    You can order Twin Cities Auto Show tickets for your customers, branded with your company logo (hence the name branded tickets)! You will only pay for each ticket that is actually used for admission, and will receive an email notification as each ticket is scanned to allow for immediate follow up with these hot leads. Plus you will be provided with a report after the show with the name and email of every person who attended the show using E-Tickets!

    To order complete this form or visit twincitiesautoshow.com/dealertix.

  • Logo-

     Click here to download the logo 

    Web Banners- 

    120 x 450     160 x 600   

    468 x 87

    728 x 136

    Tabletop Poster -


    This year's Oil Change promotion will benefit the DAV of Minnesota!

  • Commercials:

    Do you have a tv in your customer lounge? Download and run these commercials to remind them that the Twin Cities Auto Show is around the corner, with lots of fun things to see and do!

    Download Here or view them on Youtube!

  • Truck Country

    All New for 2020!

    Located in the ballroom, Truck Country will be filled with pickups, SUVs and crossovers from different manufacturers creating the ultimate experience for those wanting to compare vehicles in Minnesota's #1 new vehicle segment.

    Over 82% of new car sales in Minnesota are in the light truck segment, which includes SUVs and crossovers as well as pickup trucks. The national average is only 69%. With this statistic in mind, the Twin Cities Auto Show is creating a one-of-a-kind experience where you can compare similar vehicles from different brands, all in the ballroom. Whether you're in the market for a new truck, or are excited to see the newest technology and features (including multi-functional tailgates), Truck Country is your place for pickups, SUVs, and crossovers!

    Click the photo below for more information, or sign up by emailing this form to mary@mada.org.

  • Luxury Lane

    Now on the Main Floor!

    As one of the most popular attractions at the Twin Cities Auto Show, Luxury Lane has established itself as a must-see for both automotive enthusiasts as well as casual viewers. Located on the main floor, near the luxury displays, these elegant creations separate themselves from the pack. If you've seen it before, you haven't seen this! With vehicles combining to an over $2,000,000 value, you'll be surrounded by the best the industry has to offer. Immerse yourself in the world of luxury and smooth rides! Previous years have included participants such as Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, Cadillac, Infiniti, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Lotus, Maserati, and Mercedes.

    Click the photo below for more information, or sign up by emailing this form to mary@mada.org.

  • Xcel Energy Drive Electric Experience

    With the advancement of battery technology, electric cars deliver outstanding performance, environmental benefits and fuel savings. Give them a try. Visit the Xcel Energy Drive Electric Experience to get behind the wheel of some of the best plug- in vehicles in the market. Plus, you'll be test driving these electric vehicles on Minneapolis roads to give you a realistic feel for the cars.

    The Xcel Energy Drive Electric Experience will be showcasing both fully electric vehicles as well as hybrids. Exact makes and models will be released closer to the show, as well as official hours. 

    Click here for more information or to sign up to be apart of the Xcel Energy Drive Electric Experience. 

  • Promotional Items:

    Engage customers and grow customer loyalty by giving out promotional items at the Twin Cities Auto Show!

    Order your apparel, bags, and other promotional products through MADA Services, a division of the Minnesota Automobile Dealers Association that supports Minnesota dealerships. Products ordered through MADA Services will be delievered directly to your vendor space at no cost to you!

    Click here to view our flyer with more information. 

    To order, call 651-291-2400 or email services@mada.org.


  • Parking:

    Ample parking is available surround the Minneapolis Convention Center and some ramps are connected by skyway.

    We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation's leading parking reservation app.

    To reserve your parking spot for the Twin Cities Auto Show, visit the Minneapolis Convention Center Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up!

    New to SpotHero? Click here to download the SpotHero App. 


Sponsoring and Exhibiting at the Twin Cities Auto Show:

Are you sponsoring or exhibiting at the Twin Cities Auto Show?

Sign your staff up for credentials:

Exhibitor Credentials!

Staff can also be signed up on site at the Exhibitor Desk/Will Call.

Exhibitor Badges will be available for pick-up at the Exhibitor Desk, located in Lobby C during the following dates and times:
• Friday, March 6: 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
• Saturday, March 7 : 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
• Sunday, March 8 : 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
• Monday, March 9 : 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
• Tuesday, March 10 : 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
• Wednesday, March 11 : 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
• Thursday, March 12 : 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
• Friday, March 13 : 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
• Saturday, March 14 : 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
• Sunday, March 15 : 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

If you have questions regarding sponsoring or exhibiting, direct your questions to:
Mary Velline
Twin Cities Auto Show Director

Learn More About Exhibiting at the Twin Cities Auto Show from Auto Show Director Mary Velline


The Future of Auto Shows:

Are you wondering what the future holds for Auto Shows such as the Twin Cities Auto Show? Do you question if Auto Shows are still viable or if the steam is running out on this 100 year old tradition as the baby boomers find less need for autos in retirement and the younger generations seem more wedded to the concept of mobility? You may be surprised by what the experts say. 

Join John McElroy as he brings Rick Deneau, the Head of Product Communications for FCA; Steve Bruyn with Foresight Research; and Stephanie Brinley, an auto analyst with IHS Automotive; as they discuss this topic in-depth.