While the cars are the stars of the Jacksonville International Auto Show, there’s a full range of activities to make it a fun outing for the whole family. The Jacksonville International Auto Show is a place where auto enthusiasts, potential buyers, and people who are looking for a fun day out can come together. Whether you’ve come to shop for a vehicle, to share your passion for cars with others, or just to have some fun with your family and friends, the Jacksonville International Auto Show is more than a showroom of new model year vehicles — it’s an event!
2021 EVENTS & ATTRACTIONS
THE CLASSIC CAR MUSEUM OF ST. AUGUSTINE
The Classic Car Museum of St Augustine comes to the Jacksonville International Auto Show for the first time. This local gem was created to bring memories back to life as only Classic Cars can do. Founded on the principles of sharing, charitable giving, community involvement, education, and a whole lot of fun, they strive to put smiles on everyone who walks through their doors.
RARE, EXOTIC MARQUES ON DISPLAY
From Italy to England, supercars are the mechanical manifestation of imaginations realized. Mid-engine testbeds for cutting-edge technology that eventually finds its way to more attainable cars and trucks. This year the First Coasts’ premier auto show is thrilled to include incredible performance machines from Lamborghini and Lotus. Get a rare close look at the Lamborghini Huracan and Lotus Evora GT, supercars that bring unparalleled performance and driver engagement.
Also on display, the legendary Maserati. From the dynamic Ghibli to the luxurious Quattroporte, this famed Italian marque brings a new level of automotive passion to The Jacksonville International Auto Show. See how The Trident’s exciting Levante is redefining what an SUV can be.
Another first for the Jacksonville show, the famed Bentley brand. These magnificent motorcars celebrate a rich motoring heritage with truly modern mechanical thoroughbreds. From their distinct styling to interiors laden with technology and luxury, this is a rare opportunity to see a Flying B up close and personal.
Ride & Drive
You can test drive the latest models from Chevrolet including the Bolt EV Premier, Camaro, Silverado, 1500 High Country, Tahoe High Country, Trailblazer RS, Blazer RS, Silverado 2500 HD LTZ and Premier Diesel. Test as many as you like!
The Jacksonville International Auto Show features showcases of specialty vehicles and products highlighting both the past and future of the auto industry. It’s also the perfect place to shop for accessories for yourself or the auto enthusiasts in your life!
It’s Muscle Madness! Check out vintage and iconic models of Corvettes at Corvette Circle from the Jacksonville Corvette Club on Saturday, May 8th, and Mustangs at Mustang Alley from the Jacksonville Mustang Club on Sunday, May 9th. See how these enduring classics have evolved over the decades.
Military Trail salutes restored historic military vehicles courtesy of the First Florida Chapter – Military Vehicle Preservation Association, including a 1945 GPW and Willys Jeep, as well as a Half Track and many more!
AUTOBAHN INDOOR SPEEDWAY & EVENTS
If you feel the need for speed, Autobahn has you covered. From their explosive go-karts on display, to racing arcade games and even axe-throwing, Autobahn brings thrilling family entertainment at the Jacksonville Auto Show. Get your race on with RC cars, and go for the checkered flag!
BMX Trickstars traveling BMX stunt show comes to the First Coasts’ premier auto show for the first time. Started by X-Games medalist Rob Nolli, BMX Trickstars brings their thrilling display of BMX bike stunts and freestyle tricks three shows a day, on Saturday 5/8 and Sunday 5/9. With over 30 years of experience, these shows offer flatland freestyle and high-flying ramp action from Florida’s most professional, experienced and innovative bicycle stunt riders. The BMX Trickstars entertain as well as educate audiences of all ages.
Food Truck Frenzy, Saturday May 8th
Perusing the show floor for a new car can work up quite the appetite! Luckily for you, three of Jacksonville’s best “restaurants on wheels” will be at the Prime Osborn Convention Center on Saturday, May 8th from 10am – 7pm! Make sure to save some room for a feast from:
Josie’s Latin Fusion (click to view their menu)
Son of a Butcher (click to view their menu)
Rocco’s Pizzeria (click to view their menu)
*Please note, the food trucks will only be at the Prime Osborn Convention Center on Saturday, May 8th.
Happy Mother’s Day!
Treat your Mom to a free ice cream on Sunday, May 9th. The wonderful folks at Nitrogen Creamery will be handing-out homemade ice cream, smoothies and other delicious frozen treats to all the Moms and their little kids. Just look for the Nitrogen Creamery treat truck parked next to Mustang Ally on the Prime Osborn patio.
*Events & Attractions are subject to change without notice.