National Drive Electric Week

Drive Electric Event
Steilacoom, WA
Sep 07, 2019

Day: Saturday, September 7, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 11AM to 3 PM
Location: Town Hall
1717 Lafayette Street
Steilacoom, WA 98388
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2019.

Event Report

Went well, lots of interest in buying electric vehicles.  Attendance was down about 30% from last year for a good reason.   Nearby Tacoma and Olympia now have event sponsored by two of the areas large electric utility.   Having NDEW Steilacoom in early September is good because of better weather an to not compete with the Town's annual Apple Squeeze the 1st week in October.  Will do it again next year the Saturday after Labor Day because it is fun and a lot of learning from everyone.  

Event Description


Welcome to our annual NDEW Steilacoom VI (Yes, our 6th event already)!  
Our venue will be almost the same as last year, except no guest speakers at the town hall.  Event will again be in historic downtown Steilacoom (oldest municipality in the State of Washington--1854).  Event is centered at the Tennis Courts with parking spots for electric vehicles along the closed to through traffic Lafayette, and Wilkes Streets).  We will have enough parking for 130 electric vehicles which is our 2019 goal and parking in other parts of town for visitors.  Event will start at 11 AM and finish at 3 PM.  We will have many Electric Vehicle themed vendor booths.

There is a coffee shop (Steilacoom Coffee Cabin), two restaurants (Bair Drug and Topside) and the brand new Steilacoom Tap Room right at the site. We will invite one or more food vendors.  Rides will be offered and cars will be displayed.  There is one level two charger in the pay parking lot.

Please register to attend using the button at the top of this page.

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Any questions, suggestions, etc., please feel free to call or text me, Dick Muri at 253-439-9797 or email at

Registered Attendees

There are currently 178 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 8
Tesla Model 3 8
Chevrolet Volt 6
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 6
Chevrolet Bolt 5
Tesla Model S 4
Fiat 500e 3
Tesla Model X 3
BMW i3 REx 2
BMW i8 2
Zero Motorcycle 2
Chevy Spark EV 1
Chrysler Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid 1
Kia Niro Electric 1
Kia Niro Plug-in Hybrid 1
Kia Soul EV 1
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 1
Smart fortwo electric drive 1
Tesla Roadster 1
Toyota Plug-in Prius 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
21 Models 59

Registered attendees report 1,124,406 electric miles driven.

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