The Friends of Charity Auto Fair (formerly Friends of Coal Auto Fair) is one of West Virginia's premier car shows and festivals. Held on the spacious grounds of the Beckley-Raleigh County Memorial Airport in Beckley, West Virginia, the show features hundreds of rods, customs, classics, muscle cars, motorcycles, tuners, & trucks from all years; food vendors; a flea market and arts & crafts area; and carnival rides and games for adults and kids - all highlighted by a Saturday Night concert featuring musical performances by well-known performers and up & coming future stars. The event also helps shine a light on the support from local businesses and industry and what they do to make our state a better place to work, live and play. All proceeds from the Friends of Charity Auto Fair help support Hospice of Southern West Virginia.
The Friends of Charity Auto Fair is a fantastic, affordable experience for the entire family. Whether you are a car enthusiast, a music lover, or a kid at heart, the auto fair offers something for everyone of all ages. Advance tickets can be purchased online are $5 per person for the entire Auto Fair weekend (Friday and Saturday) and include admission to the Saturday evening concert.
If you do not purchase an advance ticket for the Friends of Charity Auto Fair, single day passes will be available at the gate on the day of the event. Tickets at the gate cost $5 per person for Friday, July 12 and $10 per ticket on Saturday, July 13, which includes the evening concert.
Children 12 & under admitted FREE with a paying adult.
Carnival ride tickets can be purchased during the event for an additional charge.
From its inception, the goals for the Friends of Charity Auto Fair have been to help raise funds for local non profit organizations, to boost the local economy in southern West Virginia, and to shed light on the charitable work the community does to make our area a better place to live, work and play. Thanks to our sponsors, participants and patrons, the show continues to be successful in accomplishing these objectives. When you visit, consider helping our community by supporting the following worthy causes.
HOURS OF OPERATION
The Friends of Charity Auto Fair is open to the public during the following hours:
Friday: 8:00am - 11:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am - 11:00pm
We look forward to seeing you at the Friends of Charity Auto Fair!