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SPECIAL EVENTS

MEET CHRIS JONES

Meet Chiefs Defensive Lineman Chris Jones, NFL record holder for most consecutive games with sack, on SATURDAY MARCH 9TH FROM 1-3 PM IN THE HONDA LOUNGE. He will sign photos that will be provided onsite for the first 200 people in line. No outside materials will be signed.

 

MEET ELITE COMICS CHARACTERS

Meet Elite Comics Characters at the KC Auto Show!

SATURDAY – MARCH 9
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM:

SUNDAY – MARCH 10
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 

Go Cars Go! GIVEAWAY & BOOK SIGNING

Go Cars Go!, a fun new children’s board book from local Overland Park publisher Ascend Books, debuts at the KC Auto Show on March 9 and 10 in Kids Korner. The first 1,000 copies of the book will be given FREE. 500 copies will be distributed from 10 AM – 2 PM on Saturday and again on Sunday while supplies last. One free copy of Go Cars Go! per family.

Author Mandi Dow will sign copies of Go Cars Go! on Saturday from 11 AM – 1 PM and again on Sunday from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM.

 

KIDS KORNER

Paradise Park, Kansas City’s premier family destination, and the Kansas City Auto Show have joined forces to bring you fun-filled excitement for the whole family. Play darts on a giant dart board, jump in bounce houses and race pedal cars around a track.  Or challenge your kids to heart-pumping time trial races. And the fun doesn’t stop there! Kids can also create their own yummy snack, make crafts and more.

Paradise Park will be open:
Friday, March 8 from 4 PM – 9 PM
Saturday, March 9 from 11 AM – 9 PM
Sunday, March 10 from 11 AM – 4 PM

 

RIDE N’ DRIVE

Take to the road and get a feel for the performance and handling of vehicles from Toyota and Volkswagen. Experience real-world driving conditions on a short course through downtown Kansas City and compare your favorite vehicles from four brands without driving to dealerships all over town! What are you waiting for? The road is calling.

Toyota
Get behind the wheel of a Camry, Highlander, RAV4 and Tacoma.
Wednesday                  5:00 – 9:00 PM
Thursday & Friday   10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday                      10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sunday                         10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Volkswagen
Thursday & Friday – 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday – 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

*Age restrictions may vary. Check at the Ride ‘N Drive booth. 

* Ride and Drive’s will operate unless the crew manager deems it unsafe.

 

KC’S GARAGE

Head over to KC’s Garage for a cold one and fabulous food from local food trucks. Enjoy a beer or glass of wine in a laid-back atmosphere. Check back later for a lineup of craft and domestic beers that will be available at the show.

 

CLASSIC CARS

Nostalgic for the good old days? Check out beautiful classic and vintage cars brought to you by the Kansas City Automotive Museum and private collectors.

 

MAXX IS BACK!

MAXX IS READY. ARE YOU? Maxx is a giant 9-foot living, thinking robot who will entertain you on Saturday and Sunday.

SATURDAY
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM
2:30 PM – 3:15 PM
5:00 PM – 6:45 PM

SUNDAY
10:00  AM – 10:45 AM
12:00 PM  – 12:45 PM
3:00 PM  – 3:45 PM