National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
St. Louis, MO
Sep 20, 2015

Day: Sunday, September 20, 2015 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 11:00 to 3:00
Location: James S. McDonnell Planetarium
5050 Oakland Ave
St. Louis, MO 63110
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2015.

Event Report

Event held at the Saint Louis Science Center, with in the event we had a Citi Car Show competition with give aways as well as awards. We had KSDK (local news) Come by and took pictures.

photo by: Josh Linn
Liz Gattra, Tesla

Event Description


Come join us at the James S. McDonnell Planetarium for our 3rd annual Electric Vehicle car show! This show will be a free family friendly event all about electric vehicles! We will have everything from homemade conversion cars, to plug-in hybrid cars, as well as high end Tesla Cars. This is a great opportunity to learn more about electric cars and how they can help save you money.

Think EV’s (electric vehicles) are to slow? Come take a free ride in a Tesla and feel the torque that batteries can produce.

Want to drive an EV? Local area dealerships will be on hand offering free test drives of some of the most common EVs. This is a great opportunity to hear what the dealerships can offer you and then get some firsthand testimonials from EV owners.

While at the show be sure to check out the Citi Car group. While doing so you will have a chance to vote for your favorite Citi Car! For more information on the C-Car Show go to


While at the car show you can always use this chance to catch up on the latest Omnimax movies to get away from the sun.

We are also looking for volunteers. Volunteers will be expected to do 1 to 2 hour shifts, of manning the gates, letting visitors in or out and keeping people safe and will receive a free T-Shirt. Interested in sponsoring the event or setting up a booth, please click the “contact organizers” button for more information. 

Registered Attendees

There are currently 165 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 15
Chevrolet Volt 11
Tesla Model S 6
Other Plug-In Vehicle 4
EV Conversion 2
BMW i8 1
Ford C-MAX Energi 1
Ford Focus Electric 1
Ford Fusion Energi 1
Ford Transit Connect Electric 1
Mitsubishi i-MiEV 1
Volkswagen e-Golf 1
Zero Motorcycle 1
13 Models 46

Registered attendees report 815,796 electric miles driven.

Presented By

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

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