National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Ambler, PA
Sep 21, 2019

Day: Saturday, September 21, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Weavers Way / Amber Beverage Exchange
217 E. Butler Avenue
Ambler, PA 19002
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2019.

Event Report

We heard the musical Talents of:
Debra Lee
Rick Denzien
Words in Flight

We had 42 100% Electric Vehicles but more showed up
We had over 100 people registered but 600 people attended
Our Face book reach was 7,200
Other media got us 85,000 impressions

We got to see the new IPace and hear about a new 100% wind power package from Constellation Energy

photo by: Rick Denzien
Ambler, PA - NDEW Event ThriveFest.Us - Weavers Way Coop

More photos from this event.

Event Description


Electric Vehicle Showcase
Saturday, September 21, 2019

Open to the Public: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM (rain or shine)
 Weavers Way / Amber Beverage Exchange Parking Lot
217 E. Butler Avenue - Ambler, PA 19002

Electric Vehicle Display By Owners, EV Retailers, Rides & Test Drives

Solar Information & Displays (EV powered sound system)

Kids' Fun Zone  *  Music  *  Food  *  Raffle Drawing

Information about EVs, EV Charging Stations, Local Non-profits

12:00 PM – Register at welcome desk / Open to the Public /

12:00 PM – Test Ride-n-Drive: a Tesla, Bolt, Leaf or Spark
01:00 PM - Raffle Drawing #1
01:00 PM – Test Ride-n-Drive: a Tesla, Bolt, Leaf or Spark
02:00 PM - Program:  Recognition of Electric Vehicle Community Leaders and Presentation
02:00 PM - Raffle Drawing #2
02:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Debra Lee - Singer Songwriter – Zero Emission Musician
02:00 PM – Test Ride-n-Drive: a Tesla, Bolt, Leaf or Spark
03:00 PM - Raffle Drawing #3
03:00 PM - 3:45 PM - Carla Ulbrich - Singer Songwriter
03:00 PM – Test Ride-n-Drive: a Tesla, Bolt, Leaf or Spark
04:00 PM - Raffle Drawing #4
04:00 PM - 4:45 PM - Words In Flight - Band
04:00 PM – Test Ride-n-Drive: a Tesla, Bolt, Leaf or Spark
05:00 PM - Raffle Drawing #5
05:00 PM - 5:45 PM - Rick Denzien - Singer Songwriter - Zero Emission Musician
06:00 PM - Raffle Drawing #6 / show closing

Bring the whole family for fun, music, food, and information!

Meet: NoGasEv - the EV that set the world record for the longest electric vehicle music tour, over 8,000 miles World EV Record.
Sit or Ride in a Tesla that goes Zero to 60 in under 3 seconds.    Ask questions.   See, Ride and Drive the safest, fastest vehicles ever built - all electric!    Speak with the owners of Electric Vehicles in this all day ride and drive event co-sponsored by Weavers Way, Ambler Beverage Exchange,  Zero Emission Musicians and ThriveFest.Us

Learn how to monetize your home charging.  EV, and solar experts available to help you go Zero Emission in transportation at home or work.

See the Tesla built RAV4 EV and Mercedes Benz Series E.  Along with all the latest tech from Nissan LEAF, BMW I3, Jaguar Pace,  and the #1 selling EV in the world Tesla Model 3.

Meet the winners of the Electric Vehicle Drag Race Day - 0 to 137 in the quarter mile.

Drivers: if you would like to participate & display your EV, please register today.  We are asking for two types of drivers this year.  1. EVs which can stay for the duration of the show, not giving rides, EV parked.  These select EV's will be land locked by vendors & other EVs.  2. EVs giving rides and drives will be at a staging area location across the street.  This will help with the flow of the show and keep parking issues to a minimum.

Vendors & Sponsors: Please register here and complete your sponsorship here: We have limited space, any Eco-Sustainability non political groups are welcome.

Restrooms, Lunch & Dinner, Snacks & Refreshments are available inside Weavers Way CoOp.
Ambler Beverage Exchange has FREE GROWLER GLASSWARE for you to fill with your favorite beverage.  They have a large selection of craft beers. Weavers Way Cafe is BYOB.

If you would like to Table  and display your products follow this link:
Ideal for home improvement, environmental groups, solar companies, green energy.   Any Questions? Reach out to

Listen Zero Emission Musicians

New coming up next year - Earth Day Weekend April, 2020

presents the 2nd annual Drive Electric Earth Day - EV Showcase April 2020.
Thrive Fest empowers musicians and the entire community to thrive by reducing our eco-footprint and helping others to do the same, because “Sustainability” equals “Thriving”!   Help Sponsor

Registered Attendees

There are currently 103 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 17
Chevrolet Bolt 5
Chevy Spark EV 2
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 2
Tesla Model S 2
Tesla Model X 2
Chrysler Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid 1
Hyundai KONA Electric 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
9 Models 33

Registered attendees report 935,684 electric miles driven.

In the News…

Presented By

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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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