2008 North American International Auto Show Encourages Attendees To Plan Ahead for Parking at Charity Preview
DETROIT, Jan. 17, 2008 -- WHO: The 2008 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) advises those attending the black-tie Charity Preview gala on Friday, Jan. 18 to plan to arrive early at Cobo Center. WHAT: To plan ahead for parking, the NAIAS 2008 recommends the following: If You Are Driving Yourself -- General access to Cobo Center Parking Garage will be closed to non-credentialed vehicles beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 18. -- The Millennium Garage, on Congress between Cass and First streets is available for self-parking for the event. Miller Parking Garage between Atwater and Bates streets also is available. If You Are A Chauffeur -- Chauffeurs dropping off guests must have their vehicles properly credentialed with placards. -- Chauffeurs in need of placards can call (248) 283-5161 before 3 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 18. -- Placards must be picked up in person at the Cobo Center security office. WHERE: The NAIAS 2008 Charity Preview will take place at Cobo Center in Detroit. WHEN: The Charity Preview black-tie gala will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 18. The Barenaked Ladies will be performing an hour and 15 minute concert beginning at 9 p.m. in Cobo Arena.
Tickets for the event are $400 each, $390 is tax-deductible. For more information on the NAIAS 2008 Charity Preview or to purchase tickets, call (888) 838-7500. Tickets also can be purchased online at www.naias.com.