Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to various questions by selecting a topic below.
For additional information, please contact us.

Dates and Times of the Show

What are the Public Show Dates for the Detroit Auto Show?

January 11-20, 2025

When are Technology Days at the Detroit Auto Show?


When is AutoMobili-D this year?


When is the Charity Preview Night?

Friday, January 10th – 2025

General Questions

Where can I park for the show?

I have a great product that should be shown at the Detroit Auto Show. How can I get involved?

We love creating new partnerships! Please reach out to Tavi Fulkerson with The Fulkerson Group at

Is photography/videography permitted at Huntington Place during the Detroit Auto Show?

The Detroit Auto Show encourages guests to take photos and videos at the show! Cameras, tripods and video recorders are allowed for personal use. Please note that camera bags and backpacks may be inspected by security. Please be sure to tag us in your social posts.

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Are there designated areas available for breast feeding?

Lactation stations are available in Huntington Place. Access is provided through show management. An ID is required for access to the pods.

What is your CPL and CCW policy?

No weapons are allowed because we seat more than 2800 individuals and alcohol is being served in this venue. The only CCW permits allowed will be Law Enforcement Exempt on the CCW permit and you will need to check in with the Detroit Auto Show Security before entering Huntington Place.

Are outside food and beverages allowed at the Huntington Place?

No, outside food and beverages are not allowed at Huntington Place. This also includes no coolers and bottled water. There will be food and beverage vendors available on site. Bags may be subject to search by Security.

Am I able to bring a bag or backpack to Huntington Place?

Bags are allowed. Any bag larger than 5″X7″ will be searched by Security.

Is there a coat/luggage check at the Detroit Auto Show?

No. There will not be a coat/luggage check onsite. You will be responsible for your personal belongings.

Is there a “Lost and Found” area at Huntington Place?

Yes, please visit the concourse Information Desk.

Are cars on display at the Detroit Auto Show available for purchase?

Most of the cars on display at the Detroit Auto Show are available for purchase at your local dealership.

Is free WiFi available at Huntington Place?

Yes, Huntington Place has free, ultra high speed Wi-Fi available throughout the facility for use.

Is there an extra fee to ride on the test tracks at the Detroit Auto Show?

All drive experiences are included as part of your ticket.

Is there a place to buy merchandise at the Detroit Auto Show?

Yes. Merchandise will be available for purchase on site.

Are there any children’s activities at the Detroit Auto Show?

More to be announced soon.

Are dogs allowed inside Huntington Place?

No. Only, service animals are allowed in Huntington Place but must be credentialed with Huntington Place Security prior to the event.

Are there select hotels in the area with rates supporting the event? If so, where do I find them and their special rates?

More to be announced soon.


When can media register for credentials?

More to be announced soon.

When and where can I purchase Detroit Auto Show Public Show tickets?


Tickets can be purchase online

Tickets may also be purchased the day of the show at ticket booths located in Huntington Place concourse (cash or credit).

Children 2 years and under are free when accompanied by a parent or guardian and do not require a ticket.

PLEASE NOTE: Every child in a school group must have a ticket to enter the show and tickets are non-refundable.

Is there special military access?

Yes. For our active-duty military, veteran, and law enforcement guests, please go to any ticketing entrance with valid military ID for individual entry to the Show during Public Show. We are grateful for your service.
Complimentary admission applies to the individual only, not families.

Is my ticket good for more than one day of the Detroit Auto Show? Is my ticket good for same day re-entry?

Each ticket is valid for one entry into the show. Once a ticket is scanned, it is no longer valid. If you choose to leave and come back, that is permitted but you will need to be sure to get your hand stamped when you exit.

What is the 2025 Detroit Auto Show ticket price?

Please see our buy tickets page for more information on tickets and pricing.

Can I get a refund for my ticket?

There will be no refunds issued. All tickets sales are final.


What are show hours for handicapped individuals?

The hours are the same for all guests of the Detroit Auto Show.

Are wheelchairs available for rent at the Detroit Auto Show?

Yes, wheelchairs are available upon request. The number of chairs is limited and distributed on a first-come-first-serve basis. If available, wheelchairs can be requested at the concourse Information Desk.

Will there be adaptive devices available for rent?

Yes, adaptive devices are available for rent by calling Mobility City at 248-970-9887

Where is there handicapped parking available at Huntington Place?

Parking spaces for the disabled using both regular vehicles and vans are available in each Huntington Place garage.

Are personal motorized scooters or wheelchairs allowed into Huntington Place?


Are service animals permitted at Huntington Place?

Service animals are allowed in Huntington Place but must be credentialed with Huntington Place Security prior to the event.

Are there handicap-accessible restroom facilities at Huntington Place?

Restrooms in Huntington Place are ADA compliant.

Are there wheelchair designated areas for major events / announcements?

Yes, designated areas will be provided for those needing assistance.