Detroit auto show 2019: Key dates, ticket info for NAIAS

Public Showing at the 2018 North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center in Detroit. (WDIV)

DETROIT – The 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit runs Jan. 12-27. Here is the latest schedule for the show: 

  • Jan. 12: The Gallery 
  • Jan. 14-17: Automobili-D 
  • Jan. 14-15: Press Preview 
  • Jan. 16-17: Industry Preview 
  • Jan. 18: Charity Preview 
  • Jan. 19-27: Public Show 

The Gallery - Jan. 12, 2019 

Ultra-luxury event featuring more than $10 million in vehicles at MGM Grand.  

Tickets: $500 per person

Automobili-D – Jan. 14-17, 2019

Automakers, supplies, universities and tech startups show off the future of the automotive industry during this four-day event that opens during Press Preview and runs through Industry Preview. 

Press Preview - Jan. 14-15, 2019 

Auto journalists from around the world gather for product and vehicle debuts. NAIAS media credentials required to enter. 

Industry Preview - Jan. 16-17, 2019 

A networking and professional development event for the automotive industry with early access to the show floor. Tickets required: $110 per person

Charity Preview - Jan. 18, 2019 

"Auto prom" raises millions of dollars for local charities. The black-tie affair runs 6-9 p.m. Tickets required: $400 ($390 tax deductible)

Public Show - Jan. 19-27, 2019 

Daily hours from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m. Early access for handicapped individuals daily at 8 a.m. The show closes at 7 p.m. on Jan. 27.  No admittance one hour before closing.

Tickets required

- Adults: $14 per person
- Seniors: $7 (65 and older)
- Children: $7 (7-12 years old; 6 and under free with a parent or guardian)


NAIAS is held at Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd., in Detroit, MI. 


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