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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 vendorsa flea market and arts & crafts area; and carnival rides and games for adults and kids. 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 and Brian's Safehouse.


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. General admission tickets at the gate cost $5 per person for Friday, July 12, and $12 per ticket on Saturday, July 13. 


Tickets for the July 13 concert are included in the cost of general admission to the auto fair for anyone who purchases a weekend or Saturday pass for $12. General admission tickets for the car show and Saturday concert can also be purchased by clicking here.


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.



The Friends of Charity Auto Fair is open to the public during the following hours:

Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. 
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. 


We look forward to seeing you at the Friends of Charity Auto Fair! 


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