Treat yourself to a one-of-a-kind spring break adventure by joining Corvette fans at the Corvette Chevy Expo on Galveston Island, Texas.
The perfect getaway for any Corvette aficionado is the annual Corvette Chevy Expo in Galveston Island, Texas. With a huge array of show cars, vendors, swap meets, all-handmade craft shows, food court, live entertainment, and even a cash bar, this is an event that offers a great mix of cars, fun, and entertainment for everyone to enjoy. So make sure you book your trip now for the weekend of March 18 and 19, 2023 for a weekend that you won’t forget!
In this article:
- Chevy Show Cars
- Here are some Corvettes from last year’s Corvette Chevy Expo…
- Congratulations to Last Year’s Corvette Chevy Expo Top Award Winners
- Vendors and Swap Meet
- Cars for Sale
- All-Handmade Craft Show
- Food Court and Cash Bar
- Live Entertainment
- Thanks to our Sponsors
- Corvette Chevy Expo 2023 – Dates, Times, and Location
- Cruise in Style – Get Your Tickets Now!
Chevy Show Cars
From the earliest classic Corvettes to the newest models, Corvette Chevy Expo has it all! Plus, check out a wide range of Chevrolet show cars such as Camaros, Chevelles, Novas, Nomads, Impalas, and Chevy Trucks – something for everyone to enjoy.
The Convention Center has room for 135 of these beauties inside, so be sure to register early, as space is limited. Chevrolet Show Cars are encouraged to enter and compete for a variety of awards, such as Best of Show Corvette, Best of Show Chevy, Best of Show Camaro, Best of Show Chevy Truck, People’s Choice Award, and Best of Show Display. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to show off your Corvette pride! You can register online here.
The highest point cars are also awarded the President’s Award, which consists of a certificate signed by Vette Vues Magazine’s president and a ribbon.
The Galveston Corvette Show also has two outdoor shows with simple judging and awards, one on Saturday and one on Sunday. This, too, is open to all types of Chevrolets. Register while there are still spaces.
Here are some Corvettes from last year’s Corvette Chevy Expo…
Congratulations to Last Year’s Corvette Chevy Expo Top Award Winners
Last year at the Corvette Chevy Expo in March, spectators were treated to some amazing Classic Chevy show cars from all over the State of Texas and Louisiana.
So, let’s congratulate these people and thank them for their hard work:
- Best of Show Corvette – Kevin Brady – 1953 Corvette Roadster
- Best of Show Chevrolet – Tim Hermes – 1970 Chevelle SS454
- Best of Show Camaro – Steve Guerin – 1969 Camaro Hardtop
- Best of Show Truck – Jim Fox – 1955 Chevrolet Cameo
- People’s Choice Award – CJ Johnson – 2021 Corvette Z51
- Best Display – Jim Fox – 1955 Chevrolet Cameo
- Celebrity Choice – Tim Hermes – 1970 Chevelle
- Celebrity Choice – Timothy Macon – 1957 Chevy Truck
- Celebrity Choice – Larry Wells – 1960 Corvette
- Celebrity Choice – Jim Fox – 1955 Chevy Cameo
Vendors and Swap Meet
The Corvette Chevy Expo is a fantastic opportunity to advertise products to affluent people. Vendor spaces at the Texas car show offer the perfect place to sell models, services, and goods. With thousands of visitors from the Galveston and Houston area and beyond, the audience is large and discriminating. Regular vendor spaces come in 10 x 10 and 10 x 20 sizes, while commercial spaces include blue back drapes, side curtains, a skirted table, and chairs.
The Corvette Chevy Expo Swap Meet is the perfect place to buy and sell car parts, tools, and other related items. The show takes place on Saturday, March 18, and Sunday, March 19, 2023, indoors at the convention center in Galveston, Texas, so there is no need to worry about rain.
Set-up is on Thursday or Friday, so vendors should call to reserve their booths early to get the best spot at the Texas car show. The show hours are 9 am – 6 pm on Saturday and 10 am – 5 pm on Sunday. Booth prices are as follows: 10×10 space for $150 before February 3 and $175 after, 10×20 space for $260 before February 3, and $310 after. Order your vendor space here or you swap space.
With Chevrolet Show Cars and other custom-built vehicles on display, this Corvette Expo Galveston is a must-attend event for anyone in the Corvette Car Show industry.
Whether attending the annual Corvette Show Galveston or participating in the Corvette Convention, the Corvette Show is sure to be a year’s highlight.
Cars for Sale
The Corvette Chevy Expo specializes in Corvettes and Chevys, making it the perfect place to buy a classic car. If you’re looking to sell your Chevrolet show car at the Expo, there is a one-time registration fee of $135 to enter the Expo. Plus, there are no commissions, so that you can keep all the proceeds. Sign your car up and get it sold!
Car enthusiasts across Texas and the South come to the Chevy and Corvette Expo Galveston to buy unique classics, so if you have a special show car you’d like to part with, this is the perfect opportunity! You can register online for the Cars Sales Mart or call the office at 386-775-2512. The Corvette Show Galveston promises to be an unforgettable weekend of Corvette and Chevy car show fun. So don’t miss your chance to participate in this spectacular Corvette Convention!
All-Handmade Craft Show
The All-Handmade Galveston Craft Show at the Corvette Chevy Expo is a two-day event that features handmade items from local artisans. With over one hundred vendors selling items such as jewelry, pottery, woodworking, and much more, it’s an opportunity to discover some unique items from the talented artists in the area. The craft show is held on the second floor of the Galveston Island Convention Center in the Ballroom and lobby. Whether looking for something special to take home from the Texas car show or just browsing for fun, you won’t be disappointed by what the All-Handmade Galveston Craft Show offers at the Chevy and Corvette Expo Galveston.
Food Court and Cash Bar
At the Expo, you can take a break and grab some delicious food at the food court on the lower level by the car show. Enjoy treats and other snacks as you admire the incredible cars on display at the Chevy Show and shop at the various vendor booths. You can enjoy a beer, wine, or other libations while enjoying all the sights and sounds.
Visitors can also enjoy their beverages and snacks while listening to live music and DJ tunes in the lobby on the second floor. In addition, the lobby has seating and tables with a cash bar overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and is a wonderful place to relax and visit with some friends.
The Texas Corvette Expo offers an exciting lineup of a DJ all weekend and live entertainment for car show attendees. Headlining this year’s event is The Lineup, a 3-piece powerhouse group that can bring astronomical energy to the Texas car show with their repertoire of nearly five hundred songs. Attendees can enjoy a cold beverage as they listen to the DJ and Live bands while taking in the views from the second-floor tables overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Don’t miss all the excitement of the Corvette Convention.
Thanks to our Sponsors
A huge thank you to all of our incredible sponsors! We are so thankful to have the support of Classic Auto Group Galveston, Van Steel Corvette, Muscle Cars of Texas, Mecum Auctions, Speed and Sport Chrome Shop, and Nicks Auto Repair and Classic Car Restoration. 🙏
Corvette Chevy Expo 2023 – Dates, Times, and Location
Come and join the fun at the 45th Corvette Chevy Expo 2023 on March 18th and 19th at Galveston Island, Texas! Enjoy seeing Chevrolet Show Cars, Trucks, and Camaros on display, vendors, a swap meet, and a craft show, plus the live DJ and concerts by The Line-Up Band.
Admission covers these activities, so don’t miss this amazing Texas car show. Discount tickets are available for purchase in advance, so head to the website CorvetteChevyExpo.com.
The Corvette Chevy Expo will be held at the Galveston Island Convention Center, 5600 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Texas, 77554. Show hours are Saturday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm; Sunday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. There is free parking in the parking garage, which is located underneath the convention center.
In Galveston, March rainfall is typically only around 3.1 inches, and the average daytime temperature is usually around 70 degrees making it a beautiful place to enjoy Spring Break! If you are flying in to enjoy the weekend, Houston Hobby Airport (HOU) is thirty-eight miles north of Galveston. Make sure to plan your trip to Galveston for the Corvette Chevy Expo soon! Check out the driving directions online.
For registration and more details, call the Vette Vues Magazine office at 386-775-2512, visit their website https://corvettechevyexpo.com/ or email email@example.com.
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