National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
SoCal Electrified Ride Experience at the OC Auto Show
Anaheim, CA
Sep 29-Oct 02, 2022

Days: September 29-October 2, 2022 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 4:00 - 7:00 pm PDT
Location: Anaheim Convention Center
800 W. Katella Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92802
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2022.

Event Report

It was GREAT to reach our goal of providing over 10,000 consumers with an EV experience on our performance test track.

photo by: Dean Machin Photography
SoCal Electrified Ride Experience at the OC Auto Show.

Event Description


The SoCal Electrified Ride Experience provides guests thrilling rides on an EV performance track. With 15 of the hottest new EVs you can experience first-hand the quick acceleration, tight handling, and performance on these all-electric vehicles with a professional driver.

 In addition to the performance ride experience we will also have a large variety of new EVs on display to explore and product specialists available to answer questions. Guests can also visit Electric Avenue our EV learning center to gain knowledge about the benefits of driving an EV, charging options, what’s ahead for EV’s in California, and more.

 The SoCal Electrified Ride Experience is part of the Orange County Auto Show and features hundreds of new vehicles, pre-production models, test-drives, Camp Jeep off-road experience, fun for the little ones, and more.

 There is family fun and kids 12 and younger are free when accompanied by a paying adult all show days.  Don’t miss the Kids Test Track lets the little ones test their driving abilities in mini electric vehicles. There is also a Scavenger Hunt will send kids through the auto show and award prizes to participants!

 To learn more and purchase tickets go to



Thursday, September 29        4 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday, September 30             12 p.m. – 10 p.m.   
Saturday, October 1                9 a.m. – 10 p.m.   
Sunday, October 2                  9 a.m. – 7 p.m.   


Adults (13 and older) (buy early online and save 20%) $15
Senior Citizens (62 and older) $12
Military, first responders and their families are FREE on September 29 and 30 (with any DOD ID)
Children (12 and younger) FREE

(Please note, the Anaheim Convention Center is cashless.)


Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella Avenue, in Anaheim. Follow the signs for onsite convention center parking.

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Registered Attendees

There are currently 57 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Bolt 2
Tesla Model 3 2
Tesla Model X 2
Chevrolet Volt 1
Ford Mustang Mach-E 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Tesla Model S 1
Toyota Prius Prime 1
9 Models 12

Registered attendees report 318,000 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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