National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Destin, FL
Sep 15, 2017

Day: Friday, September 15, 2017 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 3pm until 7pm
Location: Destin Commons
4100 Legendary Dr
Destin, FL 32541
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2017.

Event Report

Fantastic turnout for this year’s EVent. We had over 75 people with about 20 Electric Vehicles register on the website.

Vehicles included: 11 BMW i3’s, 7 Tesla Model S, 5 Nissan LEAF’s, 3 Zero Motorcycles, 1 Tesla Roadster and 1 Chevy Volt.

Vendors and Sponsors included: EGO Power+, Gulf Power, The Gulf Restaurant, Coastal Powersports-Zero Motorcycles, Pedego 30A-Electric bicycles, Emerald Coast Science Center, Northwest Florida Clean Cities, SunFarm Energy and EccoMotors

photo by: Mary Collins
Unknown members of the public

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Event Description


We are on track for this year’s EVent to exceed the last two years by leaps and bounds!

A big thanks to EGO mowers for donating an electric mower to be given away!

Also a big thanks to The Gulf Restaurant for donating two $100 gift cards to be given away!

Our volunteers will fundraising for the 1st SOMOXS Booster Club.  This is the Special Operations Squadron's Booster Club which provides event funding for the Airman.

Here is our confirmed list of participants


Gulf Power

The Gulf Restaurant

Coastal Powersports-Zero Motorcycles

Pedego 30A-Electric bicycles

Emerald Coast Science Center

Northwest Florida Clean Cities

SunFarm Energy

Please feel free to reach out to any other clubs, organization and businesses that you think might be interested in participating.  Please register early by clicking the blue register button at the top of this page.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 76 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model S 9
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 3
BMW i3 2
Chevrolet Volt 1
Ford C-MAX Energi 1
Tesla Model X 1
Tesla Roadster 1
Zero Motorcycle 1
8 Models 19

Registered attendees report 416,505 electric miles driven.

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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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