Skip to main content

Here They Come! See the Hottest New Vehicles at the 2022 Albany Auto Show

Have you ever wondered what it’d be like to step inside a luxurious BMW? Can you picture yourself tackling rugged terrain in a Land Rover? The automotive world is full of amazing vehicles, and the 2022 Albany Auto Show will feature the latest and greatest cars, trucks, SUVs, and more from over 25 manufacturers.

Whether you want to pick out your family’s next vehicle or sit behind the wheel of your dream car, this annual event is a prime opportunity to see what’s new and exciting to drive, all in one spot, at one time. Find out what’s in store for the 2022 Albany Auto Show, and mark your calendar for November 4th - 6th at the MVP Arena.

overhead view of people at an indoor auto show

Cruise to the Capital Region’s Premier Auto Show This November

Each year during the first weekend of November, the Albany Auto Show attracts car lovers both young and old who enjoy browsing the most recent makes and models of different vehicles. This is a pressure-free event where you and your family can spend a few hours walking around, comparing cars, and getting a personal feel for them.

people checking out new cars at an auto show

It’s easy to fall in love with one of the beautiful modern cars on display, so make sure you stop and chat with representatives from local dealerships to learn more about the vehicles that catch your eye. Who knows, you may find yourself cruising down the road in your dream car sooner rather than later.

Get an Up Close Look at Over 25 Automotive Brands & Models

What makes the Albany Auto Show special is that it’s the largest vehicle display and consumer show between Montreal and New York City, and between Syracuse and Hartford. Parking is free, and for a small admission fee, you can check out over 150 new vehicles from 25+ manufacturers at the MVP Arena, including cars, trucks, minivans, sport-utilities, luxury, utility, alternative fuel, and electric vehicles.

view of people browsing an auto show

As you tour the Auto Show, you’ll have the chance to view the latest technologies, options, and stylings from top vehicle manufacturers. There will also be auto-related products and other services at numerous exhibitor booths.

2022 Manufacturers

The current list of manufacturers includes: Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, RAM, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jaguar, Kia, Land Rover, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Porsche, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen, and Volvo.

2022 Exhibitor Booths

The current list of exhibitors includes: AARP NY, Adirondack Offroad LLC & LINE-X, Albany FireWolves, Bath Fitter, LeafFilter Gutter Protection, MobilityWorks, MovinAds Marketing and Signs, Renewal by Andersen LLC, and the Saratoga Automobile Museum.

Enjoy a Weekend Filled With Classic Cars & Special Events

a classic truck on display indoors

While the new vehicles are the Albany Auto Show’s main attraction, there will be special events for attendees to enjoy all weekend long too.

Classic Car Display

On the first floor of the MVP Arena's atrium, the Saratoga Automobile Museum will display a few classic cars throughout the entire weekend. Get a close look at these older vehicles and see how they influenced the modern ones at the Auto Show. Distracted driving simulators will also be available to play with during show hours.

Albany FireWolves

On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, the first 50 paid attendees of each show day will receive a free Albany FireWolves ticket for the 2022-2023 season home opener in December.

Mr. Twisty

man making balloon animals at a show

While you're exploring the show with your kids, don't forget to say hi to Mr. Twisty. A children's show favorite, Mr. Twisty will be on-site and twisting balloons from 12:00pm-4:00pm on both Saturday and Sunday.

Great Gas Card Giveaway

During the Albany Auto Show, a $100 gas card will be awarded to a lucky attendee every hour (except the first and last hour of each day).

Adirondack Sports & Northeast Ski Expo

On Saturday, November 5th and Sunday, November 6th, the Adirondack Sports & Northeast Ski Expo will be held at the adjacent Albany Capital Center. Be sure to stop by during the day and check out over 100 exhibitors. Admission is free.

Plan Your Trip to the Auto Show: Dates, Tickets, and Parking

people walking around an indoor auto show

The 2022 Albany Auto Show will take place at the MVP Arena in Albany during the first weekend of November:

  • Friday, November 4th – 3:00pm-7:00pm
  • Saturday, November 5th – 10:00am-7:00pm
  • Sunday, November 6th – 10:00am-5:00pm

Daily admission is $10 per adult, while children under 12 can get in for free with an adult. We recommend you purchase your tickets at the MVP Arena Box Office on the day you attend the show, but other options are available:

  • Charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000
  • Online at mvparena.com
  • Online at ticketmaster.com
  • All Ticketmaster outlets (which will charge a service fee)

Free parking will be available in the MVP Arena Parking Garage starting at 3:00pm on Friday, and all day during the event on Saturday and Sunday. Visitors can access the Parking Garage from Beaver Street and Market Street.

Are you ready to see all the new vehicles at this year’s Albany Auto Show? Buy your tickets and experience the hottest car show in the Capital Region!

This article is sponsored by the Eastern New York Coalition of Automotive Retailers, Inc.

Check out the Albany Auto Show website for full details >>

<< Back to Things to Do