Thursday, March 17 - Sunday, March 20

More than just a car show

Civic Giveaway feature

Enter to Win a 3-Year Lease on a 2016 Honda Civic

Visit the Auto Show and enter to win a lease on a 2016 Honda Civic thanks to the Central Ohio Honda Dealers. One lucky winner will go home in a new ride!

NSX Feature

Specialty Vehicles and Prototypes

See in person a variety of concept vehicles, prototypes, and specialty signature edition vehicles.

Accessory Avenue

Accessory Avenue

New to the show this year, Accessory Avenue shows you all the great things you can add onto your vehicle, all right through your local dealership. From electronics to grille guards to body kits and custom packages, we have it all for you to see. Stop by and get some ideas for your dream car!

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Classic Cars

The Columbus International Auto Show also has a great display of classic cars. Each year beautiful classics line the hallways of the convention center so you can experience a bit of the past before entering the show full of the newest models.

Accessory Avenue

Accessory Avenue

Stop by Accessory Avenue, new to this year's show, and start envisioning your dream car! Body kits, leather and heated seats, grille guards, audio systems, homelink, automatic starters, window tint, graphics, and all sorts of custom packages. You can get them all right through your local Columbus auto dealer. Also check out live demos of the ClearMask protection system.

Braxton Miller feature

Meet Braxton Miller

Meet former Buckeye star Braxton Miller on Saturday, March 19 from 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm! Visit, get a photo or autograph, and come say "Go Bucks!"

Classics feature

Classic Cars

The Auto Show has a beautiful display of classic cars lining the hallways of the convention center. As you walk to the show, check out the marque Datsun Z, BMWs, Shelby Cobra, Mercedes, and more, reminiscing on the body styles of the good ol’ days before entering a show full of the newest, sleekest models.

Subaru feature

Subaru "Love Spring" Ride & Drive

Experience the exciting "Love Spring" Ride & Drive Event at the Subaru display inside the Auto Show. Find the schedule and more information on the Ride & Drive page.

Toyota Drive Center feature

Toyota Drive Center

Get behind the wheel of the newest Toyota vehicles at the Toyota Drive Center. Check out more information and times on the Ride & Drive page.

Columbus Zoo

Columbus Zoo Animals

Visit with some of your favorite fuzzy (and creepy crawly) creatures from the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium during the weekend!

Balloon Guy feature

Matt The Balloon Guy

Matt has been twisting balloons since his freshman year of high school. Over the years balloons have taken Matt to some pretty exotic locations and events: the Cayman Islands, trade shows in many states, NASCAR races, thousands of locations in and around Ohio, and even a brief stint in Europe - he's done balloons in 24 states and 7 countries! Check our schedule, then bring the kids and stop by to challenge him to make whatever your heart desires. Trust us, he can make ANYTHING!

Face Painting feature

Face Doodles by Jen

Jen is a talented artist who sees faces as a blank canvas. From elaborate full face artwork to intricate face doodles, she will constantly wow you with her creations. The kids are sure to love her!