FAQ of the Twin Cities Auto Show!

  • A: March 13 - 21, 2021
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    Adults 16 and older:$12.00
    Teens 11 - 15:$6.00
    Children (10 and under): Free
    Half Price Wednesday, March 11, 10:00 am - 10:00 pm: $6.00

    Group Tickets:
    Groups of 20 or more receive special group pricing of $6.00 per ticket.
    Tickets can be used any day of the show, March 9 - 17. Good for one admission - no additional charge.
    Regular Admission is $12.00 per adult.
    Please click here and download and complete the attached form to order Group Tickets.
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    Saturdays: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
    Sundays: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Wednesday: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
    Friday: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • A: No. Tickets are non-refundable.
  • A: Yes, it is not only permitted, it is encouraged!
    The Twin Cities Auto Show team would love to see any photos or videos taken at the show. Please share them with us here!
  • A: The Greater Metropolitan Automobile Dealers Association of Minnesota Inc. (GMADA), an organization of over 120 new car and truck franchised dealers in the Greater Minneapolis and St. Paul area.
  • A: Minneapolis Convention Center was recognized for exceptional attention to access.

    - All entrances in the front of the MCC have at least one set of power-assisted doors.
    - There are 3 unisex single-wheelchair restrooms.
    - Wheelchair seating and sound enhancement tools are available in the auditorium.
    - From the skyway, people can reach the first level of the MCC via accessible elevators and escalators.
    - Wheelchairs can negotiate walkways on low carpet or terrazzo. A limited number of wheelchairs are on-site; best to bring a wheelchair to the convention center if needed.
    - The marshaling yard in the rear of the MCC may be used for raised van parking.

    For your convenience, mobility equipment is available for rent at the Minneapolis Convention Center (MCC). MCC has both power-operated vehicles (scooters) and manual wheelchairs, which may be rented at the Visitor Information Center located on the ground floor at the main entrance. Currently, pre-registration is not available. Equipment should be returned to the Visitor Information Center each day.

    PAYMENT - All transactions must be processed with Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Checks and cash cannot be accepted.

    RATES -
    Scooters: $50 per day
    Wheelchairs: $20 per day


  • A: More than 600 vehicles are on the floor, including 35+ different makes of Domestic and Imported Cars, Trucks, SUVs, Crossovers, and more, valued at over $31.5 Million. There is over 430 Thousand square feet of exhibit space.
  • A: The Twin Cities Auto Show is takes place at the Minneapolis Convention Center, located at the south edge of downtown Minneapolis, near parking and restaurants, at 1301 South Second Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403.
  • A: Ample parking is available surrounding 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.

  • A: We do not have a specific senior citizens discount, but all citizens are welcome to save by attending Half Price Day on Wednesday, March 11 from 10:00AM to 10:00PM.
  • A: Camp Jeep is a 4WD off-road adrenaline rush experience. Right inside the comfort of the Auto Show's main hall, Camp Jeep offers a one-of-a-kind interactive experience to the Auto Show, professional drivers allow riders to feel real off-road driving. This is not a simulator, it's the real thing!
  • A: No, the Twin Cities Auto Show is an exhibition only show. However, product specialists are available to answer any questions you have regarding the vehicles on display. If you are interested in purchasing a new vehicle, representatives can help direct you to a dealer that is within a convenient location to your home or office.
  • A: Ride & Drives give you to opportunity to get behind the wheel and test drive a variety of vehicle makes and models on the streets of Minneapolis. Sign up at the Show on the exhibit floor, and vehicles will be pared just outside the doors for you to drive.
    - Drivers must meet age requirements for each manufacturer and have a valid driver's license
    - Passengers are allowed and must be at least 8 years of age
    - Drivers and passengers must sign a waiver of liability and may be asked to provide follow-up information
    - Drivers may be asked to pass a Breathalyzer test
    - Registration closes 30-60 minutes prior to close of drive hours listed
  • A: The Twin Cities Auto Show is owned and produced by the dealers in and around the Minneapolis / St. Paul area, so the area's new-car dealers have discounted show tickets to share. Demand is heavy, so be sure to act quickly!
  • A: If you purchased your ticket online, you may get in to the Auto Show by showing your email with the barcode at the door.
    If you received a physical ticket prior to the show you must provide the physical ticket for entry.
  • A: Every vehicle that enters the building during move-in remains in the show until its conclusion.

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