SEASON OPENER

CAR SHOW & COMPETITION

WHERE?

150 Universal Drive, North Haven, CT

WHEN?

Sunday April 28th, 12PM - 3PM

About the Event

Our 2024 Season Opener!

Join us in kicking off the car show season with our 2024 Season Opener! There will be multiple raffles going on, food trucks, plenty of show cars to check out, merchandise, and other vendors as well to ensure that everyone has a blast!


This event is a PAID & TICKETED experience in order to ensure the safety of everyone participating. A spectator ticket grants you full access to this show, watch as our judges award trophies to the Best Vehicle in each category as well as Best in Show! Competitors get to bring their cars into the action and compete for their category and best in show to win trophies and LAB benefits!


Tickets will be checked prior to accessing the property!

Get Your Ticket!

Ticket Types

All tickets are designated per person. Please arrive ready with your virtual ticket pulled up in order to redeem your wristband for access to the event! 

Children under 6 Years Old get in Free!
Have questions? Click here.

$10

Spectator Ticket

Covers one person. Eligible for parking in any of the spectator lots beside The LAB.

$50

Competitor Ticket

Covers one competitor for outdoor parking. Eligible for parking in The LAB main parking lots.

Want to park inside The LAB?

Limited Competitor tickets are available for indoor parking!
Each vehicle is subject to approval.

Looking to volunteer for this event? Click here.

EVENT MAP

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where am I allowed to park?

Spectators are allowed to park in any of the business parking lots adjacent to the Event Grounds - this includes the Peterbilt/Grainger lot, the large lot past The LAB, and the lot behind Longhorn Steakhouse. Competitors may park anywhere within the Event Grounds. For a comprehensive parking map, click here.

What are the benefits of competing?

All competitors will be given 50% off of a top to bottom detail in our Auto Spa, and all of our grand prize winners will be given a one of one trophy, as well as up to 30% off any Auto Spa service, and 15% off any Shop service!

This includes ceramic coating, PPF, details, tint, wrap, headlight customization, parts, suspension, and every other service we offer. 

All services won/earned will be redeemable via an appointment at any time between 4/29/24 and 5/29/24.

How do I check in to this event?

When you pull into any of the permitted parking lots, there will be parking attendants to scan your ticket and admit you and those in your vehicle to the event. Remember, only one person per vehicle needs a ticket!

I am competing and have my ticket, what time should I plan to arrive & leave?

All competitors will be expected to arrive between 11:45 AM and 12:00 PM, and will be required to stay throughout the events entire duration (12PM - 3PM), unless there is some sort of emergency.

How will I know if I won?

An official Event Day schedule will be posted around the property on the day of the event, but you can expect the show drawing to occur within the last hour of the event.