About Charity Preview
Charity Preview has raised more than $100 million for children’s charities in Southeastern Michigan over the past 25 years alone. In total, the event has generated over $123 million since its inception in 1976. Beneficiaries for this year’s Charity Preview include:
- Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan
- The Children’s Center
- The Children’s Foundation
- Detroit Auto Dealers Association Charitable Foundation Fund, a fund of the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
- Detroit PAL
- University of Michigan Health C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital
Schedule of Events
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony in Huntington Place Atrium
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Auto show floor open
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Special performance on main show floor
Special performance in Huntington Place Atrium
Frequently Asked Questions
When is the Detroit Charity Preview Auto Show this year?
Friday, September 15 from 5pm – 9pm
Ribbon cutting ceremony is 5pm – 6pm
How much do tickets cost per person?
All Access Tickets – $400 each/$700 per pair.
Charity Preview guests will have total access to the entire Detroit Auto Show indoor and outdoor campus, including the VIP Ribbon Cutting Ceremony inside Huntington Place, and admittance to the show floor. $390 of each $400 ticket purchased is tax-deductible. $340 of each $350 ticket purchased is tax-deductible. Please consult with your accountant.
Can I purchase tickets at the door?
No. Tickets for this event must be purchased in advance.