National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week Event - Regina

Day: Saturday, September 10, 2016 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 12PM - 5PM
Location: Peavey Mart
3939 E Quance Gate, Regina SK
Regina, SK S4V 3A4
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the organizers for this event, which took place in 2016.

Event Report

With the largest EV gathering in Saskatchewan history the Regina, Saskatchewan event was a success! We had 11 electric vehicles and one electric bike on site for viewing and exploration.

We saw close to over 200 people attend the event through the day. This event was hosted by local sponsors, Peavey Mart! The City of Regina Mayor (Michael Fougere) and one additional city councillor (Wade Murray) presented a proclamation declaring the week as National Drive Electric week in for the citizens of Regina!

The people of Regina learned more about the advantages of driving electric cars with the help of the drivers and event representatives. The local media did get a brief story on the evening news!


photo by: Brooke Longpre
David Harrower Tesla Model S, Holly Chambers- Chevy Volt

Event Description

 

All Regina and area electric and plug-in electric vehicle owners are called to join the largest gathering of EVs in Saskatchewan history! This is the 2nd annual event will be held at the local Peavey Mart!

Last year, our registered attendees reported 69,910 electric miles driven. We had 3 Tesla Model S, 1 Nissan Leaf, 2 Chevy Volts, a fully electric 40ft city bus-manufactured by BYD and a 1973 fully electric conversion-volkswagen beetle were in attendance! 


Event Sponsors, electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure retailers, EV fleet representatives, Regina local environmental and electric vehicle advocacy organizations will be set up and ready to answer all of your questions!


12- 5pm EV Owners : Check in to get your EV Owner badge and show off your ride. Exhibitors and EV owners should be available throughout the entire event. 


12:30 pm – Official EV Count

It won’t be an official record, but it will surely be one for the books! Let’s show everyone how Regina does EV!



1:00 pm2:00 pm- Celebrity Showing + Media Coverage

Celebrities and crew will be on site to profile the event, talk to owners, and explore the world of EVs. 


Prizes and Giveaways
All afternoon we'll be helping our Exhibitors raffle off awesome prizes and giveaways-- just for showing up and chatting with Exhibitors and EV owners!


Additional activities throughout the event will include hands on displays for all ages to learn more about EVs and charging options, along with entertainment, snacks, and giveaways. 




Registered Attendees

There are currently 14 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model S 3
Chevrolet Volt 2
Nissan LEAF 2
Tesla Roadster 1
4 Models 8

Registered attendees report 148,025 electric miles driven.

Presented By

PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSOR

Nissan LEAF® is the exclusive automotive sponsor of National Drive Electric Week™

SILVER LEVEL SPONSOR

BRONZE LEVEL SPONSOR

BRASS LEVEL SPONSOR

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