Special Events

Family Day – Monday, Feb. 15

The Chicago Auto Show is proud to partner with the Daily Herald to present Family Day at the Chicago Auto Show. Held annually on President’s Day, Family Day plays host of Special themed programs designed to engage and entertain children of all ages. Most Family Day events take place in the special events area adjacent to the North Hall Ticket Lobby. Check the Chicago Auto Show Events & Appearances for a llisting of scheduled events.

Sports Team Pride Day – Monday, Feb. 15

Sports Team Pride day is presented by the Marquee Sports Network. Show your sports team pride when visiting the Chicago Auto Show on Monday, February 10, 2020! Any attendee wearing an Illinois team jersey / shirt / sweatshirt / jacket receives a discounted admission ticket purchased at the show valid for $5 off admission.* Obtain your discount coupon at the Marquee Sports Network activation in the North Hall Ticket lobby to get your discount coupon before visiting the ticket booth. More info here

Women’s Day – Tuesday, Feb. 16

On Tuesday, Feb. 11. women are admitted for $8. In addition, the Chicago Auto Show and various manufacturers will present special women-oriented programs on the purchase and lease of cars and vehicle maintenance. Women’s Day events will take place from 2. to 8 p.m. in the special event area adjacent to the North Hall Ticket Lobby. Check the Chicago Auto Show Events & Appearances for a listing of scheduled events.

Chicago Auto Show Food Drive – Wednesday, Feb. 17 – Friday, Feb. 19

Show patrons who bring and donate three cans of food will receive a coupon for a $8 adult admission.* All food will be donated to A Safe Haven Foundation. Donations can be made in the North Hall Ticket Lobby and the Transportation Ticket Lobby in the South Hall. One discount coupon per donation. More info here

Hispanic Heritage Day – Friday, Feb. 19

Dating back to 2007, the Chicago Auto Show has partnered with Telemundo Chicago to present Hispanic Heritage Day. Special themed programs showcasing the vibrancy of the Hispanic culture will be held in special events area adjacent to the North Hall Ticket Lobby and at various manufacturer exhibits. Check the Chicago Auto Show Events & Appearances for a listing of scheduled events.

Chicago Friday Night Flights – Friday, Feb. 19

Chicago Friday Night Flights is a beer tasting event that showcases Chicago’s dynamic craft brewing scene. Back for another round in 2020, Friday Night Flights goes indoors at the Chicago Auto Show!  A tasting pass gets you access to the Show Floor and allows you to sample 10 3oz. To purchase tickets or for more information visit https://cfnf.chicagoconcierge.com/.

*Discounts are available on-site only and can only be applied to new ticket adult purchases. Refunds will not be provided for pre-purchased tickets.