Auto Show Basic Information
Here's some of the basic information about the 2013 Greater Milwaukee Auto Show, including dates, times, cost and exhibits.
Date: Saturday, Feb. 23 through Sunday, March 3
Location: Delta Center
400 West Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: (414) 908-6000
Saturdays - 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sundays - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Monday through Thursday - 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday - 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Admission and Pricing:
Adults (13 and older) - $10
Senior Citizens (Monday through Thursday, 65 and older) - $8
Students (with ID and under 21 - on site ONLY) - $8
Children* (7-12) $5
Children (6 and under) FREE
Family Day* (15 and under) FREE
Discounts (from 2013 fact sheet)
*Family Day - Sunday, March 3, 2013 – All children 15 and under are admitted FREE when accompanied by a paying adult. Enjoy complimentary face painting and balloon animals from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
E-tickets – E-tickets may be purchased and downloaded from the official auto show web site: www.AutoShowMilwaukee.com. E-ticket holders can avoid waiting in box office ticket lines by using the E-ticket entrance at the show. Adult E-tickets are only $9 each during the weekdays, for a discount of $1.
Free Motor Trend Magazine Subscription – Receive a FREE one-year subscription to Motor Trend Magazine with each online ticket order or box office purchase, sponsored by ADAMM. ($12 value)
ADAMM Member Dealerships – $2 off one adult admission valid Monday through Friday only. While supplies last.
“Field Trip Day” - Tuesday, February 26, 2013 – ADAMM is opening the 2013 Greater Milwaukee Auto Show early, between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., to allow chaperoned area high school students the opportunity to check out the hundreds of cars, trucks, vans and sport-utility vehicles on display at this year’s show. Students are welcome to climb inside, check trunk space, adjust the seats, kick the tires and compare a variety of vehicles all under one roof. In addition, manufacturer representatives will be on site to discuss safe driving tips including the newest safety features on the latest vehicles, the importance of driving education, cell phone safety, etc.
Directions (from Greater Milwaukee Auto Show Page):
From the North
Take I-43 South to Exit #72E (Highland Avenue/11th Street). Go straight on 11th Street three blocks to Wells Street. Turn left on Wells, go five blocks to 6th Street; Delta Center spans Wells just past 6th. Go 1/2 block into "tunnel," turn left into parking lot.
From the South
Take I-94 West & I-43 North; stay on I-43 North to Exit #72A (Michigan Avenue/10th Street). Go straight on 10th Street two blocks to Wells Street. Turn right on Wells, go four blocks to 6th Street; Delta Center spans Wells just past 6th. Go 1/2 block into "tunnel," turn left into parking lot.
From the West
Take I-94 East to Exit #310B (I-43 North/Kilbourn Avenue). On ramp use right lane, take exit #72C (Kilbourn Avenue). Emerge from tunnel at 6th Street & Kilbourn Avenue; Delta Center is across 6th Street, on right. Turn right on 6th, go one block to Wells Street, turn left into "tunnel." Go 1/2 block, turn left into parking lot.
$6 all day parking has been arranged with Grand Ave with auto who ticket stub or exhibitor badge.
Additional parking options are available here:
128 N. 6th St
Bradley Center Lot
1150 N. 5th St
6th and State St
601 W. State St.
4th and Highland Garage
324 W. Highland Blvd
Turner Hall Lot
1034 N. 4th St.
3rd & State
1030 N. Old World St.
Thanks A Lot
843 N. 2nd St.
Isaacs Family Ltd.
330 W. Wells St.
For pricing information on the other lots, click here
Special Displays (information from 2013 Fact Sheet)
The Chrysler Drive – Test drive the hottest sellers from Chrysler, Jeep®, Dodge, Ram and FIAT at The Chrysler Drive and you’ll discover why vehicles like the Chrysler 200, Jeep® Compass, Dodge Charger, Ram 1500 and FIAT 500 are causing so much excitement. Test drive hours are Saturday, February 25/March 3 and Sunday, February 26/March 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, March 2 from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Vehicles are subject to change and restrictions apply. Visit the auto show display for registration and driving details.
ADAMM Showcase – This year's ADAMM showcase will feature two-seat sports cars that are either at least 25 years old, or are no longer in production. Whether it’s an MG, a Triumph, an Austin Healy, a Fiero, or even a Datsun 240z, the ADAMM showcase will allow guests to “cruise” back in time. Many of the vehicles will be selected from an online competition by readers of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, JSOnline and CarSoup.com. Vehicle entries were received from collectors throughout Southeast Wisconsin.
Volo Auto Museum – Check out some of the most recognizable vehicles from blockbuster movies, hit TV shows and more located in the ADAMM Showcase, courtesy of the Volo Auto Museum. Featuring celebrated cars from several iconic Hollywood films, the display offers a trip down memory lane for young and old alike.
Clean Air Choice™ Display – The American Lung Association has been leading the fight for healthy air for more than 20 years. The organization strives to spread awareness of regional air quality issues, promote activities to reduce air pollution and encourage decision-making that incorporates air quality considerations. The American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest is a national leader in improving outdoor air quality through the promotion of cleaner-burning fuels such as E 85 and biodiesel. The Clean Air Choice™ exhibit will provide consumers with information on how choosing cleaner fuels and vehicle technologies can improve outdoor air quality and health. See more at www.CleanAirChoice.org.
The Milwaukee Masterpiece – Milwaukee’s finest classic car event displaying vintage vehicles from the 1900s through the 1970s, courtesy of The Milwaukee Masterpiece.
Professional Wrestling – Brew City Wrestling brings a fun for all ages, live professional wrestling show to the Greater Milwaukee Auto Show on Saturday, March 3 at 7 p.m. Brew City Wrestling is not a journey, it's a destination.
Sony’s “Best In Class” a77 puts you in the World’s Fastest Cars powered by Amazon.com! – FREE during all show hours, attendees can stop by the Sony a77 Studio and take a green-screen, digital picture in some of the world’s fastest and most exotic sports cars! Car is not at show.
Sports Car Club of America – The SCCA strives to bring motorsports to the masses of American men and women who are passionate about automobiles, high-performance and competition, courtesy of the Milwaukee SCCA.
Kids Entertainment – Stop by the auto show between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. on both Saturday, March 2 and Sunday, March 3 to get your face painted and receive a balloon animal!
Specialty Vehicles (information from 2013 Fact Sheet)
2013 and Pre-Production Models:
2014 Chevrolet Silverado
2014 GMC Sierra
2014 Chevrolet Impala
Exotic Vehicle Display – Come see a collection of high-end exotic vehicles from Bentley, Rolls-Royce and Lamborghini (courtesy of the Gold Coast Auto Gallery) and Maserati (courtesy of International Autos).
Special SEMA Vehicles on Display – Come see two custom SEMA vehicles, courtesy of Rick Bottom Designs:
• 2013 Chevrolet Camaro SS/RS Convertible XTC 800 – With 806hp under the hood, the XTC 800 Camaro SS convertible is the ultimate performance machine for the sun loving enthusiast. Features a Metra Dash Kit and its own OE Navigation head unit to guide your travels. Vibe amps and speakers round out the A/V system. Truconnect wire and accessories keep things powered up and noise free. Only the best aftermarket products were used in the build-up by Rick Bottom Designs & Jannetty Racing.
• 2011 Chevrolet Cruze “Project Svelte” – 1.4L turbo 4 cylinder, 6-speed automatic with 38 miles per gallon on the highway. High-style meets high MPGs.
Collection of Rare Vehicles – Come see a collection of more than 20 rare, one-of-a-kind and customized vehicles, courtesy of Harry Kaufmann Motorcars, Inc. The display will highlight the “Godfather Roadster” which is a 2008 Cadillac XLR Roadster with only 8,000 miles. It’s was custom made for $70,000, not including the cost of the car it was built on. It’s definitely the only one of its kind in the world!