Learn what it's like to drive electric. Join us for a fun-filled, knowledge-packed showcase of electrification, coming to Aurora on April 28.

 EV Car with EV Showcase logo

Get inspired to make the switch! This year's showcase includes an array of visitor attractions, including a number of 'live sessions', our Electric Avenue test track, dozens of exhibitors, an owners showcase and a kids electric zone!

Date and Time

Sunday April 28, 2024

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Location

Stronach Aurora Recreation Complex 

1400 Wellington St E, Aurora, ON L4G 7B6

 

What's on at the EV Showcase

Attend an Expert Live Session
We are thrilled to offer live learning sessions all throughout the day. Learn more about the different aspects of EV ownership, charging infrastructure, sustainability, incentives available, maintenance and safety of EVs. More details to come!
Exhibitors
Town of Aurora logoPlug N'Drive logo IVY logo
 Ford logoSarit logo 
 TREK Logo
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pfaff miniporsche logo
Enjoy the Kids Zone!

Kids can learn how to change a tire at our Pitstop Challenge, have fun with robotics with Stem Minds, get crafty creating an eco-friendly work of art with recycled materials and enjoy the colouring table! There is no shortage of fun-packed activities for our younger visitors!

Take an EV for a Test Drive

Back by popular demand, you can once again test drive vehicles on the streets of Aurora!This year's show, we'll have more opportunities for you to test drive a brand new vehicle than ever before!

Test Drive some of the latest EV models(free) with Plug N'Drive. There is no pre-registration required. Test drive sessions are booked on a first-come-first served basis. Test drive models will be announced closer to the date. Plug N'Drive, a non-profit organization dedicated to EV education, will be onsite for the day with a number of the latest EV vehicles for the public to test drive in a pressure free environment.

 

Many of the dealerships will also be offering their own test drives. Speak with individual dealerships at their Exhibitor booth to register.

Cruise Down Electric Avenue; our Micro Mobility Test Track

Take a spin around Electric Avenue. Test drive the SARIT micro-mobility cars, eBikes, eScooters and eSkateboards.

micro-mobility car

Check our the Owners' Showcase
parked vehiclesMembers of the Electric Vehicle Society, as well as other local EV owners will also be on hand to show their EVs, answer your questions and help clear the air on any hesitations you have around driving electric, like range anxiety, battery life, hauling capacity, maintenance costs and everyday use.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a cost to attend the event?

The event is free to attend. All are welcome. Test drives are also free, but limited space.

What types of EVs will be on display?

There will be a wide variety of vehicle makes and models and both new and used vehicles on display.

 

We will also have Micro-mobility cars, eBikes, eScooters, eSkateboards & eSurfboards!

 I have an EV. Can I attend and showcase my vehicle?
 We'd love to have you. Please reach out to us to confirm space: cshaver@aurora.ca
 Are kids welcome?
 Absolutely. They won't want to miss our Electric Kids Zone!
 Are there bathrooms on site?
 Yes, washroom facilities will be open in the SARC building.
Can I park on site?
Yes. Free parking is available on site. 
Can I purchase food on site?
There will be no food for sale at the Showcase, however the Stronach Aurora Recreation Complex will be open and the vending machines will be available.