Sacramento Autorama

The Sacramento Autorama
February 16-18, 2018



2017 Custom D’Elegance Award Winner

Presenting the 2017 Custom D’Elegance Award Winner
Bill Wanta's 1936 Packard Roadster.

Thank you for joining us in 2017. We are now working towards more spectacular shows in 2018. Please save the dates for the 68th Annual Sacramento Autorama set for February 16-18, 2018. Please check back for further information

The Sacramento Autorama is now in its 68th year.  Known as the Kustom Capital of the World and boasts being home to one of the longest running indoor car shows in the world. Produced at the Cal Expo.

Over 500 show vehicles will compete for awards inside all of the Cal Expo buildings.

The Clubhouse will be in The Pavilion and host 25 clubs

More vehicles will join the event Saturday and Sunday for the Autorama Drive-In parked in the Building A lot.

2018 General Show Information

Friday, February 16 - Sunday February 18, 2018
Held at:
Cal Expo Fairgrounds - Sacramento
1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento, CA  95815 

Map it on Google Maps

Show Times


  Friday February 16, 2018 12:00 pm until 8:00 pm
  Saturday February 17, 2018 10:00 am until 8:00 pm
  Sunday February 18, 2018 10:00 am until 6:00 pm



Cal Expo Buildings A,B,C, D,
Expo Center Buildings 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
The Pavilion & Surrounding Areas.


Tickets at the door - Cash and Credit Cards accepted
General Admission (13 years and up): $20.00 each day
Junior Admission (6-12 years): $10.00 each day
5 and Under: Free


Pre-Sale Discounted tickets are now available at O’Reilly Auto Parts stores.
Discounted tickets only redeemable at Main Gate Entrance only.
Adults $18.00 each day
Kids $8 each day.


$10.00  Parking at the Main Gate as well as the East Gate off of Exposition Blvd.

No tram service


Hotels/Lodging Information

(Host) Courtyard Cal Expo
1782 Tribute Road
Sacramento CA. 95815
Rate $114/$124 - Single/Double
Book the group rate 

The Cal Expo RV Park (Onsite Cal Expo facility)
916-263-3187 or 877-225-3976
Rate: $40 per night per RV (no tents allowed)
Prices are subject to change

Scooter Rentals

Event Mobility
(619) 234-9505

General Questions and Answers

Q: Will there be a scooter rental at the show?
A: Yes, They will be available at the front gate for rent. To reserve a scooter ahead of time, please contact Event Mobility at 619-234-9505.

Q: When is the best day to come?
A: Every day is a great day!
Grab a program at the show for show schedule.
Friday has less foot traffic and is great for those who want to avoid large crowds. This is the best day to meet many of the vehicle builders and car owners.
Saturday and Sunday is the outside drive-in in conjunction with the indoor show and offers more vehicles for the spectator to see. The trophy queen contest is on the evening of Saturday night.

Q: Can I leave the event and come back?
A: You must get your hand stamped at the gate to re-enter. However, once you leave the parking lot you will have to purchase a parking pass again.

Q: Can I bring my dog to the show?
A: Only service dogs are allowed at the show. Any questions on Cal Expo guidelines, you may contact the Cal Expo directly at 916-263-3000.

Q: Can I bring my own food and beverage to the show?
A: Outside food and beverages except for water bottles are not allowed on the Cal Expo premises.

2017 Show Photos on USB Stick

Captured Memories! 2017 USB stick are available for sale that includes participating vehicles and awards.
Cost: $30 S&H (included)

Download Order Form
Please indicate show and year on form.

Mail your order form with payment to:
Rod Shows
12223 Highland Ave. #550
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739

We’re working towards a spectacular show in 2018. Please check back for further information.


Show Producer

Rod Shows
12223 Highland Ave #550
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739
Phone/Fax 1-877-763-7469
e-mail us at


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