Family Day - Kids are Free on Sunday
Sunday, February 25th is the perfect day to bring the whole family to the show and make lasting memories. All kids 12 years and under receive free admission to the show with the purchase of an adult ticket. Have fun in the Kids zone with the inflatable slide, face painter, fake tattoos, and have your favorite balloon character made plus play other fun games while at the show.
Plus, kids 6 years and under receive free admission every day!
It's all fun and games when you have fun and play games! This year's Kids Zone is fun for all with a giant slide, axe throwing, face painting, airbrush tattoos, and even a balloon artist Friday-Sunday.
Face Paint, Tattoo Art, and Balloons
Located on main floor on north end - it's grown to 30,000 sq ft!
Experience a real-time customization of a 2023 Ford Bronco and a one-of-a-kind Lamborghini. Watch as local companies install customized suspension, brakes systems, bumpers, exhaust, wheels and tires, brakes, lift kits, over the top sound systems, and full vehicle wraps. Representatives from Pro Tek Automotive, AR Service, Oregon Design Co and Stereo King will be available to answer questions as they work on the vehicles. The Bronco will feature the newest bumper and winch system from Warn Industries. In addition, Webfoot Concrete Coatings will be onsite to show their newest technology in garage floor coatings and Clark Community College will be onsite to show their automotive and welding programs.
Ally $250 Down Payment Relaxation Zone
The Ally $250 Down Payment Assistant Lounge is a must visit for all attendees. In addition to receiving your $250 Down Payment voucher for your next vehicle purchase be ready to test your skills in a game of corn hole or enjoy playing the oversized Jenga and Connect Four Games. Then there is the added bonus of resting your feet in the Ally relaxation zone while watching some fun Ally commercials.
Armed Forces Exhibits
US Air Force
The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win - airpower anytime, anywhere. Whether full time, part time, in or out of uniform, everyone who serves plays a critical role in helping us achieve mission success. The World’s Greatest Air Force—Powered by Airmen, Fueled by Innovation. Visit the Air Force exhibit area, talk with Air Force personnel about career opportunities, see the Air Force vehicles, including a Polaris military D4 and enter to win a chance for an Air Force base tour!
Our purpose remains constant. To deploy, fight and win our nation’s wars by providing ready, prompt, and sustained land dominance by Army forces across the full spectrum of conflict as part of the joint force. The world is changing and the Army is changing with it.
Be sure to visit the US Army exhibit area, talk with Army personnel about career opportunities, see the JLTV Army vehicle and enter to win a Play Station 5!
Oregon Army National Guard
The Guard dates back to 1636, when Citizen-Soldiers formed militias to defend community and country. And, for 377 years, the Guard has stayed true to its roots. Enlisting in the National Guard means more time at home. Training typically requires one weekend each month, with a two-week training period once each year. Get a degree with money for school, learn job skills that translate to the civilian world, make bonds that last a lifetime and earn pride for life.
Visit the Oregon Army National Guard exhibit to talk with Guard personnel about career opportunities, see the Howitzer Cannon and get a chance to enter to win great prizes!
sponsored by Don Francisco's Coffee
Main Floor, inside the Safeway Customer Appreciation Lounge
Be sure to visit the Don Francisco’s Coffee “Coffee Time” exhibit inside the Safeway Customer Appreciation Lounge next to the Honda exhibit on the main floor. Inside the exhibit you will be greeted by a product specialist with a complimentary sample of the amazing Don Francisco’s Coffee to start your experience. Then, for a take-away, you’ll be given a coffee sample packet, while supplies last. This is followed by the opportunity to enter for a chance to win one of several packages with the grand prize being “Coffee for a Year.” This experience will leave you craving more from Don Francisco’s Coffee.
Multi-Brand Indoor EV Ride
Main Hall, indoors, south end
We’ve enhanced the indoor ride from last year, adding additional brands like Ford: This is your unique opportunity to experience the new Volkswagen ID.4 EV plus the Ford F150 Lightning and Mach E on an indoor track. To make your heart race, we added a straightaway so you can experience the true acceleration of these EV’s. Professional drivers will provide you with information on this amazing technology while taking you on an exhilarating ride inside the Convention Center. Be sure to talk with each brand's specialist about the latest programs and incentives.
Ride & Drives
Toyota located out the front doors, Ford in the Plaza
You will be able to test drive several vehicles from several EV’s to 2022 models from Toyota like the new Tundra Hybrid TRD PRO CrewMax and the Corolla Cross. From Ford, this is your time to drive the new Bronco, Maverick, Bronco Sport and the Mach E and receive a special private offer for participating in the ride and drive. At each of the test drives, you will receive a complimentary gift for participating.
Sponsored by EC Electric
(located in The Garage)
EC Electric, in conjunction with several of the armed forces, is sponsoring the "Thank You for Your Service” Tailgate Lounge.
In the Tailgate Lounge, experience the show with an adult beverage while seeing amazing military vehicles and a custom built veterans commemorative Mustang. The EC Electric Tailgate Bar is located in The Garage feature on the main floor with beer from Breakside Brewery. They will be handing out samples and selling full beers. While enjoying your beverage be sure to watch the big screens showing all the EC Electric’s latest projects.
The Great Outdoors will showcase vehicle accessories for your next outdoor excursion. You will experience eye-catching vehicles with accessories from ReRack, Yakima and Thule. For those looking to tow a unit for their next adventure Aero Teardrop Trailers will be on-site too. Make sure you enter to win a Thule cargo box packed with equipment from ReRack and don’t miss the Pontoon Boats from Pro Caliber.
sponsored by Perlo Construction
Perlo Construction has designed a fun interactive British themed exhibit called the Sip Station. In this space you can grab a sample of Dregs Vodka, admire the classic Mini Cooper, sit back and relax watch the big screens showing photos from the amazing community projects Perlo has completed over the past year. Oh, and before you leave be sure to enter for your chance to win a special prize. Just look for the big Perlo banners and the classic Mini Cooper with the British flag on the roof.
We’ve compiled a fun lineup of local private vehicles in categories like off-road, tuner, exotics, supercars, hot rod, classic, retro, modified, and one-of-a-kind rides. This year’s PDX Rides feature is located next to The Garage on the main floor. We’ve also added a roll-over simulator so that you can experience what extreme off-roaders feel when things go wrong. PDX Rides is brought to you by Cars and Coffee and the Portland Car Condo Project.
Luxury Lane is back! You’ll find a vibrant lineup of luxury vehicles from brands like BMW, Volvo, Mercedes, and MINI. As you admire the details, visit the Walen Construction space to relax and see how Walen Construction is involved in the community through business and home projects.
(located in the C meeting rooms)
This is the year you'll want to visit the Motorcycle Pavilion! We have an amazing line up of motorcycles, side by sides and three-wheeled vehicles from manufacturers like Indian, BMW, Kawasaki, Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki and Polaris.