Show Info


The Classic Auto Show, March 2-4, 2018 is the largest 3-day indoor classic car show in the U.S.  It’s where the entire classic car community comes together for a celebration of all things on wheels.  Whether you are a collector, or, working on your project car, or, simply share a passion for the classics – this event is for you.  You’ll see the cars you love, rub shoulders with your favorite auto celebrities, view LIVE restoration and auto detailing demos, and shop a vendor marketplace showcasing memorabilia, and the parts, products, and services you need to restore and care for your cars.

The show will exhibit over 1,000 classics on TWO floors of the LA Convention Center including the rarely seen, museum quality classics displayed on the prominent Grand Boulevard, celebrity builds, and hundreds of classics from local car clubs representing all the American, and worldwide marques you love.   NEW! exhibit areas for 2018 will include:  Hot Rods, Lowriders, Japanese Classics, Vintage Off Roaders, Women Builds, Porsche, and Motorcycles.

Every Car Has A Story… Hear Them at The Classic Auto Show!

Show Location:

Los Angeles Convention Center; South and Kentia Halls
1201 S Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Registration:  South Hall Lobby

Show Dates and Hours:

Friday, March 2:

10:00am-12noon      Media Only (Media registration begins at 9:30am)

12noon-8:00pm        Open to the Public (Registration opens 11:30am)

8:00pm                     Marquee Event:  Movie Under the Cars “Bullitt”

Saturday, March 3:

10:00am-8:00pm      Open to the Public  (Registration opens 9:30am)

Sunday, March 4:

10:00am-6:00pm      Open to the Public  (Registration opens 9:30am)


Social Media – Tag Us for Instant Exposure!

Snapchat: ClassicAutoShow
Event Hashtag: #TheClassicAutoShow


Hotel Accommodations:

Make it a weekend getaway!  Take advantage of discounted group rates, and reserve your hotel at one of the official Classic Auto Show hotels:

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown

The LA Hotel Downtown

Hilton Checkers Hotel

Millennium Biltmore Hotel

Click here for reservations.



There is a number of parking facilities in the LA Convention Center.  

Click here to view parking options.   





Take the Metro Blue Line or Expo Line to Pico Station. The LA Convention Center is only a 3 minute walk away, heading southwest.  Plan your trip on or call 323.GO.METRO (323.466.3876)


Click Here to access directions to the LA Convention Center.


Where to Eat:  

Click Here to find a list of the L.A. LIVE restaurants just steps across from the LA Convention Center.  Over 20 options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!

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Plan your visit to The Classic Auto Show 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. March 2nd-4th 2018