National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Electricarpalooza 2023
Henrico, VA
Sep 30, 2023

Day: Saturday, September 30, 2023 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Location: Dorey Park Farmers Market
2999 Darbytown Road
Henrico, VA 23231
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2023.

Event Report

Our 10th annual National Drive Electric Week celebration was a great success. We interacted with more than 80 people who attended the Dorey Park Farmers Market, offered rides in an BMW i4 and had a display of 11 EVs where their owners shared their experiences going electric.

photo by: Drive Electric RVA
We had all Tesla models represented in our EV display, as well as an electrified Karmann Ghia.

More photos from this event.

Event Description


The future is here!

Find out more about the electric vehicles on the market and how they can benefit your wallet, your drive, and the environment at Electricarpalooza 2023. Richmond’s 10th annual celebration of National Drive Electric Week will offer a variety of activities for the whole family. 

The focal point of the event will be an eclectic display of electric vehicles (see updated list below). Find out from the people who drive these cars what going electric is really like. You can also win prizes by playing EV Bingo. 

Other activities include: 
  • Ride and drives in EVs from Tesla Richmond, Crown Mini of Richmond, and Hart Nissan
  • Electric school bus from Chesterfield County Public Schools
  • Micromobility display, including a Swincar all-terrain EV from France
  • Diecast car racing and drawing the car of the future for children
  • Go Electric & Save trivia game for adults
  • Discounts on detailing services from BrightMod
Whether you are curious about electric vehicles or are ready to shop for an EV but have a few critical questions to address, stop on by our table to pick our brains! We’ll also have plenty of handouts and website referrals for you to take home.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 37 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model S 2
BMW i4 1
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Chevrolet Bolt EUV 1
EV Conversion 1
Harley Davidson LiveWire 1
Hyundai Ioniq 5 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Tesla Model 3 1
10 Models 11

Registered attendees report 829,725 electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America logo
Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

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All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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