National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Bridgewater, NJ
Sep 14, 2016

Day: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 6pm - 9pm
Location: Bridgwater Municipal Building Car Park
100 Commons Way
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2016.

Event Report

We had a great event with 36 Electric Vehicles.
We had 24 personally owned Electric Vehicles - Tesla, Kia, Zero, BMW, Nissan, Mercedes, Cadillac and VW.
We had Kia corporate attend with 5 Kia Soul EV's, which they used 4 of them for test drives.
We had a Nissan LEAF bought by Nissan corporate for test drives.
We had dealer/manufacturer cars from BMW, Mercedes, Smart and Ford.
We had one hamster charging the Tesla's.
There were more than 800 people attending the event who were able to talk to owners, take test drives, get dinner from the gourmet food trucks and listen to the band too.
The event was hosted with the Bridgewater Environmental Commission who were in attendance as well as members of the mayors office.

photo by: Miguel Aviles
Everyone! BMW i3, Tesla Roadster, Tesla Model X, Tesla Model S, Kia Soul EV, Nissan LEAF, VW e-Golf,

Event Description


Join us for a family night out in Bridgewater

Experience the thrill of driving an electric car or, just enjoy the food and listen to the band.

This is an opportunity to learn all about Electric Cars in one place. Talk to owners and local auto-dealers about how much fun they are to drive, how little they cost to run and, why we all have a big grin on our faces when we drive them.

If you're an owner; join in, we'd love to see you there - be a VIP for the night; park with us and share your experiences with fellow owners and with new owners to be - It's your chance to show off!

Take a ride or drive one of the cars from our confirmed attendees:
    • Nissan
    • Ford
    • Smart
    • BMW
    • Kia

Treat the family chef to a night off and dine from one of our gourmet food trucks:

  • Luke's Lobster Rolls
  • Tony's Traveling Trattoria
  • The Good Mood truck
  • Mobile Mardi Gras
  • Cheese - Gourmet Grilled Cheese
  • Amanda Bananas
  • Cupcake Carnival
  • The Empanada Guy 

Kick back to the music from:

  • Steel Groove

Our event is brought to you by the Bridgewater Environmental commission and the New Jersey Electric Auto Association.

Directions and where you as our VIPs can park with your EV

Registered Attendees

There are currently 55 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model S 6
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 3
Tesla Model X 3
BMW i3 2
Smart fortwo electric drive 2
Cadillac ELR 1
Ford C-MAX Energi 1
Kia Soul EV 1
Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive 1
Tesla Roadster 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
Volkswagen e-Golf 1
12 Models 23

Registered attendees report 496,010 electric miles driven.

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