April 28-2015 A LOT goes on behind the scenes of our 2015 Alabama International Auto Show. Day 1 is dedicated to laying carpet over the 200,000 square feet of space we have over both floors of the BJCC Halls. Day 2 invoves the installation of the brand elements. Below are pics from our first 2 days. Stay tuned for Day 3 when all 500 vehicles start rolling in!
Our show begins Wednesday night for the Charity Preview and then the show starts Thursday April 30 thru Sunday, May 3. Buy your tickets here: www.alabamaautoshow.com
Pictured above is the Executive Director of the Birmingham Auto Dealers Association, Jennifer Whisenant and the Assistant Show Producer, Heather Whisenant. These two ladies run the whole thing. They are truly amazing.
Alabama Auto Show
It will be a dazzling spectacular featuring the 2015 model year domestic and import cars, light trucks, SUVs, hybrid vehicles of all sizes, and vans. More than 400 vehicles from manufacturers all over the world covering two levels of the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex. Manufacturer’s reps, product specialists, and your local Birmingham Automobile Dealers Association will be on hand to assist in product education, feature comparisons, safety standards and other consumer points of interest on hundreds of makes and models . . . all under one roof.
EXHIBITOR INFORMATION \\
April 30 – May 3, 2015 • Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex
Below you will find information regarding shipping and drayage, move-in, set-up, move-out, exhibits and other details about the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex and the Alabama Auto Show.
All orders for services, furniture, furnishings, etc. should be placed before April 8th, in order to receive special discount rates, applicable in some cases. Any orders placed at the Convention Complex will not be processed until all advance orders have been filled and cost, in most cases, will be higher. It is also possible that Show time will be too late for certain orders to be filled. Please place orders early!
If information is required that is not below, please call the Operations Director at the BADA office.
Show Location \\
East Halls 1, 2, 3, South, & North Halls One Civic Center Plaza
Birmingham, AL 35203-3347 Phone: (800) 325-3535
Show Dates & Hours \\
Thursday, Apr. 30: 12p – 9p
Friday, May 1: 10a – 9p
Saturday, May 2: 10a – 9p
Sunday, May 3: 10a – 6p
Exhibitor Entrance \\
Regular Show Entrance; East Hall Door will open to exhibitors one hour prior to Auto Show official hours each day.
Monday, April 27 – Displays
Tuesday, April 28 – Displays Wednesday, April 29 – Vehicles
Wednesday, April 29: 4p Preview Show: Wednesday, April 29: 6p
Show Office \\
Birmingham – Jefferson
Lobby of East Exhibition Halls
Sunday, May 3: 6p – Vehicles Monday, May 4: 8a – Displays
Display & Exhibitor Pass \\
Passes available at Show Office for pre-submitted Exhibitor names and scheduled dealership personnel
2100 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham, AL 35203
From Atlanta and Gadsden \\
Take 22nd Street exit from I-20/59 west (125). At bottom of ramp go straight across 22nd Street. At the next intersection take a right on to Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd North. The Sheraton Birmingham Hotel and Medical Forum are on your right and the Arena, Concert Hall, Exhibition Halls and Meeting Rooms are on your left.
FROM US HWY 280 \\
Take Carraway Blvd. exit. At the second light, take left
onto Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd North. Go four blocks.
From Huntsville, Montgomery or Tuscaloosa \\
At the downtown interchange of I-20/59 and I-65 take I-20/59 east to Atlanta and Gadsden. Take the 17th Street exit (125A) and turn left on to 8th Avenue (first light). Take left on 19th Street, go under the interstate and the Arena is on the right side of the street.
How to get in touch with us \\
Information Request Form
Jennifer Whisenant – Executive Director Phone: 205.980.0540 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2101 Providence Park Suite 150
Birmingham, AL 35242 Phone: 205.980.0540 & Fax: 205.980.0519 Email: email@example.com