On March 18th, 19th & 20th, 2016, Autogeek will host the 11th annual Detail Fest & Car Show, offering a unique opportunity for car enthusiasts from around the globe to gather and celebrate their shared passion for cars! Detail Fest is now a THREE-day event that is open to the public and will feature car shows, product demonstrations, mini-detailing classes, food vendors and live entertainment. Detail Fest provides a chance for fans and professionals alike to meet industry insiders and celebrities in a fun and casual setting. Each year, awareness of Detail Fest grows and AutoGeek anticipates a record number of participants and spectators this year.
Detail Fest 2016 Event Hours:
Friday, March 18th - "Behind the Scenes of Detail Fest". 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. *Must have pre-registered for this day and requires purchase of Detail Fest 2016 admission ticket. Friday, March 18th will also host our annual "Meatball Fest"!
Saturday, March 19th - Saturday Car Show. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday, March 20th - Sunday Car Show.10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission to Detail Fest 2016 is $12, which covers all three days. A portion of these proceeds will go to the three charities being supported this year - Treasure Coast Autism Project, South Florida Teen Challenge , and McKee's Foundation. Help us support these great causes.
All the vendors that will be present at Detail Fest have made donations to these great organizations! We'll be taking donations at Detail Fest as well. We look forward to seeing you at Detail Fest!
Detail Fest and Car Show Information
The Two Detail Fest Car Shows will be held on:
Saturday, March, 19, the Detail Fest Car Show will take place, handing out a total of 15 trophies to winning participants! Car Show trophies will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in 5 different categories! All registered participants must have a car to show. The price of entering your vehicle also includes admission to Detail Fest for two people riding in the same vehicle - save $24! If you register for Saturday you can also enter your vehicle for Sunday as well.
Best of Trophies
Sunday, March 20th will host our Car Club Car Show and Battle of the Manufacturers. Car clubs from all over Florida gather to put on the best car show possible. Past Car Club attendees include the Corvette Club, the Miata Club, the Mustang Club, the Porsche club and so many more!
Detail Fest 2016 Attending car clubs will be announced at a later day. If registering for the Car Club Show on Sunday, registration is $10 per vehicle. Please put the name of your car club at checkout, in the menu below.
Throughout both days, everyone is encouraged to visit vendor booths to ask questions, watch product demonstrations and meet celebrities. This year, expect to see Dennis Gage, Bruno Massel, Matt Steele, Barry Meguiar, Wayne Carini, Chris Jacobs , Ray Evernham, Adrienne "AJ" Janic, and Autogeek’s own, Mike Phillips! Mike Phillips & AJ Janic will be filming an episode of their new Velocity TV Show, Competition Ready. AJ will also be signing autographs and interacting with vendors. Dennis Gage, the host of My Classic Car, will be signing autographs will interact with vendors. Bruno Massel is the cohost of TruckU and driver of Autogeek’s National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) car. Bruno will be celebrating at Detail Fest after winning multiple NHRA Championship titles. Matt Steele, cohost of TruckU will be on hand to sign autographs and interact with vendors. Barry Meguiar of Meguiars Car Care fame and Car Crazy Central, will also be signing autographs. Throughout the weekend Autogeek’s own Mike Phillips will be signing copies of his book, interacting with vendors and hosting mini-detailing classes.
We are located at: 7744 SW Jack James Drive, Stuart, FL 34997.
Look for the Autogeek sign along the Florida Turnpike!
Admission fee for Detail Fest 2016 is $12, which covers all three days. A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit several charities, Teen Challenge of Florida, Treasure Coast Autism, and Mckee's Family Charitable Foundation. Click here to purchase tickets in advance.
Travel and Hotel Information
Hotel: We have reserved a block of rooms for special rate at a new Courtyard by Marriott less than a mile from us. Please call 1-800-869-3011 ext. 246 or email us for room rate discount information.
Courtyard by Marriott
7615 SW Lost River Road
Stuart, Florida 34997 USA
Holiday Inn Express
7900 SW Lost River Road
Stuart, Florida 34997 USA
Hampton Inn - Stuart
1150 NW Federal Highway
Stuart, Florida 34994 USA
Hampton Inn - Port St.Lucie
155 SW Peacock Boulevard
Port St. Lucie, Florida 34986 USA
Airport: West Palm Airport (PBI) is 30 minutes south of us, Orlando (MCO) is about 2 hours north and Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is about an hour and a half south.
We will announce more information on events and travel as it becomes available in our newsletter and on AutogeekOnline.net. If you're not already a newsletter subscriber, sign up here .
Please call 1-800-869-3011 if you have any questions.
Detail Fest is open to anyone wanting to walk around and check out the products and demos. Tickets for admission will be available at the door.
Join us for refinishing system demonstrations, polisher demos, facility tours, sanding demos, dent and ding removal demos, hands-on training, food, live music, and much more! Autogeek's 11th Annual Detail Fest & Car Show is March 18th, 19th, & 20th in Stuart, Florida.
Photo Galleries of Previous Detail Fests!
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