March 23-24, 2013 Autogeek Detail Fest

On March 23-24, 2013, Autogeek will host the 8th annual Detail Fest & Car Show, offering a unique opportunity for car enthusiasts from around the globe to gather and celebrate their shared passion for cars!  Detail Fest is a FREE, two-day event that is open to the public and will feature car shows, product demonstrations, mini-detailing classes, food vendors and live entertainment. Detail Fest provides a chance for fans and professionals alike to meet industry insiders and celebrities in a fun and casual setting.  Each year, awareness of Detail Fest grows and AutoGeek anticipates a record number of participants and spectators this year.

 

  • Live Music by Tommy Winch
  • Mini detailing classes taught by Mike Phillips (pre-registration required) and demonstrations
  • Mike Phillips will be signing his book, The Art of Detailing, and talking with vendors
  • Meet the manufacturers and learn about their products firsthand. YOu’ll see live demonstrations and you can ask questions
  • Car & Truck shows both days
  • Food vendors

 

 



 

vendors

Lake Country, Grit Guard, Pinnacle Natural Brilliance, Wolfgang Car Care, Detailer’s Pro Series, PoorBoys, XMT, Balckfire, Menzerna , Solution Finish, Meguiars , Mothers, P21s, Dodo Juice, Ding Inc., Metro Vac, Griots Garage, Duragloss, Shop Vac, Einszett North America, Mobile Tech, Sonus, Ultima, Four Star, Gel Coat Labs, Flex, Optimum, Chemical Guys, NanoSkin, Raggtopp

sponsors

 A portion of the proceeds from Detail Fest 2013 will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast and the Seaside Heights Volunteer Fire Company, NO. 1, a charity benefitting the Seaside Heights New Jersey Volunteer Fire Department First Responders.  Four members of the Seaside Heights Volunteer Fire Department, Honorary Chief Louis Nardone,  First Lieutenant Brian J. Dardis,  Battalion Chief Brian D. Hoffangle and fire fighter Robert W. Stewart, will be on hand all weekend to share harrowing stories of courage in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

All the vendors that will be present at Detail Fest have made donations to these three great organizations! We’ll be taking donations at Detail Fest as well. We look forward to seeing you at Detail Fest!

For additional information about The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, please contact Tracy Navakas at 4360 Northlake Boulevard, Suite 109, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, 33410, (561) 775-9954 or e-mail tracy.navakas@lls.org.   For more information about the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast, please contact Jackie Ranaldo, Community Events Manager, 4100 SW Leighton Farm Ave., Palm City, Florida 34990 772-600-3211 or e-mail JRanaldo@hstc1.org.  For further information on the Seaside Heights Volunteer Fire Company, NO. 1 charity benefitting the Seaside Heights NJ Volunteer First Responders Fire Department, please contact the Seaside Heights Fire Department at 116 Sherman Ave, Seaside Heights, NJ, 08751, (732) 793-0445 or visitwww.shfd44.com.

 

The Detail Fest Car Show will be held on Saturday, March 23.

On Saturday, March, 23, the Detail Fest Car Show will take place, handing out a total of 15 trophies to winning participants!  Car Show trophies will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in 5 different categories! All registered participants must have a car to show. Register below.

If you are not entering a vehicle, there is no need to register! Detail Fest is free to attend as a spectator.
Throughout the day, everyone is encouraged to visit vendor booths to ask questions, watch product demonstrations and meet celebrities.  This year, expect to see Dennis GageBruno MasselMatt SteeleBarry MeguiarWayne Carini and Autogeek’s own, Mike Phillips!  Dennis Gage, the host of My Classic Car, will be signing autographs during two hour-long sessions on Saturday and will interact with vendors as he films for his SPEED Channel TV series.  Bruno Massel is the cohost of SPEED TV’s TruckU and driver of Autogeek’s National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) car.  Bruno will be celebrating at Detail Fest after winning the 2012 NHRA Championship title, making him a 2x NHRA World Champion.  Matt Steele, cohost ofTruckU will be on hand to shoot an episode of his new show Matt Steel Outdoors.  Barry Meguiar of Meguiars Car Care fame and Car Crazy Central, will also be signing autographs.  Throughout the weekend Autogeek’s own Mike Phillips will be signing copies of his book, interacting with vendors and hosting mini-detailing classes.


On Sunday, March 24
, the Car Club Show will feature several Corvette Clubs from all over the state of Florida and there will be Corvettes from a wide range of model years on display.  Wayne Carini from Velocity’s Chasing Classic Cars will arrive on Sunday to sign autographs.  Bruno Massel, Matt Steele, Dennis Gage Mike Phillips will be present on both Saturday and Sunday to interact with fans and sign autographs.  AutoGeek will also offer facility tours throughout the weekend for those seeking a behind-the-scenes look at the action.

Extra T-shirts will be available for purchase.

We are located at: 7744 SW Jack James Drive, Stuart, FL 34997. Look for the Autogeek sign along the Florida Turnpike!

 

Hotel: We have reserved a block of rooms for special rate at a new Courtyard by Marriott less than a mile from us. Please call 1-800-869-3011 ext. 207 or email us for room rate discount information.

HOTEL INFO:
Courtyard by Marriott
7615 SW Lost River Road
Stuart, Florida 34997 USA
Phone: 1-772-781-3344

Airport: West Palm Airport (PBI) is 30 minutes south of us, Orlando (MCO) is about 2 hours north and Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is about an hour and a half south.

We will announce more information on events and travel as it becomes available in our newsletter and on AutogeekOnline.net. If you’re not already a newsletter subscriber, sign up here .

 

 

 

Please call 1-800-869-3011 if you have any questions.

Detail Fest is open to anyone wanting to walk around and check out the products and demos.

Join us for refinishing system demonstrations, polisher demos, facility tours, sanding demos, dent and ding removal demos, hands-on training, food, live music, and much more! Autogeek’s 8th Annual Detail Fest & Car Show is on March 23-24 in Stuart, Florida.