Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Can I buy tickets at the door?
Where can I buy tickets online?
How can I get tickets at the discounted price?
Can I get my ticket purchase refunded?
What are the dates and hours for the 2019 Washington Auto Show?
Is the Auto Show open to the general public?
Where is the Walter E. Washington Convention Center located?
How much are tickets?
May I use my credit or debit card to purchase tickets at the door?
Can I order tickets from my iPhone/Blackberry/PDA and still get in if I do not have a printed ticket?
Do I need to print the E-Tickets I purchased online and bring to them to the show?
My E-Ticket is printed with my name on it, can I give it to someone else to use if I cannot go?
Will tickets sell out?
May I use the same ticket multiple times?
Is there a “Will Call” and an Information Booth?
What days and times are the busiest?
Can I leave and come back?
Are photograph cameras and video cameras allowed in the show?
Can I bring a backpack, bag or purse?
Are pets allowed in the show?
Are strollers allowed in the show? Do you rent wheelchairs or scooters?
Can you purchase cars at the show?
Is there someplace to sit and eat?
Can I bring my own food and beverages into the Convention Center?
What cars are in the show?
Is there a Lost & Found office?
Is there a coat and/or bag check at the Auto Show?
Do you have to purchase additional tickets to see celebrities?
If I didn’t get my question answered on this page, what is the best way to contact the show?
Notice: Attendees are encouraged to arrive early as the Washington Auto Show has instituted a standard security policy for all show days at the center. Patrons will be subject to search and possible hand held metal detectors. All bags, briefcases, book bags or items similar in nature will be searched as patrons enter the arena. The Washington Auto Show consults with local law enforcement agencies on a continual basis. Some of the security measures in place will be apparent to patrons and some will not.

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