National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Louisville KY- NDEW 2023
Louisville, KY
Sep 23, 2023

Day: Saturday, September 23, 2023 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT
Location: Springhurst Towne Center- near Meijer Tesla Superchargers
10508 Fischer Park Dr.
Louisville, KY 40241
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2023.

Event Report

Speakers:  Louisville Metro Deputy Mayor, Barbara Sexton Smith;  Sumaeda Rao,  Executive Director of Louisville Metro Office of Sustainability

Sponsors:  Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District;  E-Rides electric bikes, Bob Smith Chevrolet

Exhibitors:  Dan Hillary, E-Unicycle; Lawrence Tenkman- exhibitor of sustainable products, EZ-EV Care, LG&E- EV chargers

Popular Vehicles:  Rivian R1S,  Tesla Model X;  Hyundai Ioniq 5;  Ford Mach-E;  Mitsubishi Outlander

Our theme at this year's Louisville, KY NDEW2023 was "Sustainability"- every partner and exhibitor demonstrated responsible methods of promoting clean energy through Electric Vehicles and other sustainable products.

photo by: Evolve KY
Fred Rockhold checks out Evolve KY's Adopt-a-Charger display that is part of its mission for promoting electric vehicles with free community chargers.

More photos from this event.

Event Description


Join us on Saturday, September 23rd  to meet enthusiastic EV owners and their array of vehicles.  Ask your questions-we’re excited to answer them! 

Best of all, enjoy a chance to take an EV Ride and Drive with the owners to feel the excitement of driving clean energy!  This event is brought to you by Evolve KY, Kentucky’s EV advocacy group, and Tesla Owners of Kentucky. Local sponsors include Bob Hook Chevrolet that may surprise us with the latest EV SUV off the assembly line!  Got to see it!

Check out the latest in plug-in hybrids and FULLY ELECTRIC EVs: cars, trucks, cycles, e-bikes, and more!

The Louisville Metro Mayor's office will present a Mayor's proclamation at 12 noon on this date!  Deputy Mayor Barbara Sexton Smith will do the honor of celebrating this event for moving clean energy forward.  

Our Sponsors

Free Raffle Drawing for a battery-powered E-Mower! Sponsored by Louisville's Air Pollution Control District

Free Raffle for a half -day rental of an E-Bike!  Come to see a variety of E-Bikes to test ride compliments of E-Rides

Solar Energy Solutions is raffling duffel bags!  

Come and register to win a portable AC/DC power unit, the EcoFlow River 2 Portable Station, donated by EZ EV Care and Michael Menor,

Location of the event across from the Tesla Supercharger

Driving Route

Registered Attendees

There are currently 81 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 6
Tesla Model S 6
Tesla Model Y 6
Chevrolet Bolt 3
Tesla Model X 3
Chevrolet Bolt EUV 2
Chevrolet Volt 2
Ford F-150 Lightning 1
Ford Mustang Mach-E 1
Hyundai Ioniq 5 1
Kia Soul EV 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Rivian R1S 1
Rivian R1T 1
14 Models 35

Registered attendees report 1,278,377 electric miles driven.

Presented By

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

Platinum Level Sponsors

Silver Level Sponsor

Bronze Level Sponsor

Green Level Sponsor

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

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