The Chicago Auto Show is a trade show exhibit held in mid-February at the McCormick Place Convention Center, with show times from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. each day. The 2015 show was held February 14 to 22, and the 2016 event is scheduled for February 13 to 21.
Organized by the Chicago Automobile Trade Association, the Chicago Auto Show has been held for more than a century and includes exhibitions of nearly 1,000 international and North American models of cars, trucks and sports utility vehicles, as well as other auto-related accessories. Other displays include concept or experimental cars, along with antique and collector cars. The show typically has about 450 exhibitors and 12,000 visitors annually.