03. March 2018 - 10:00 till 18:00
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2018 AutoFest | Mystery Creek Events Centre | Saturday, 03. March 2018

Downtime Entertainment presents the 3rd annual AutoFest, bigger & better offering more entertainment for the entire family.

What's happening:

- The Rock FM Burnout Competition
- Indoor Show & Shine
- Mai FM Hard Park
- NZ Lowrider Super Show
- Skate Comp
- Southern Hemisphere Strongman SHSM NZ Pro Qualifier
- Limbo Comp
- Limiter Comp
- Sound Off Competition
- Kids Zone
- Live DJ's
- Trade Stands
- Downtime Merchandise
- Giveaways + lots more

All info for entrants, head to www.downtimenz.com.
Over $20,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs, get in quick to secure your spot.

TICKETS (Online at eventfinda.co.nz)
- $20 General Admission (13+)

TICKETS (At the gate)
- $25 General Admission (13+) AT THE GATE
Kids 12 and under FREE
** General Parking is FREE!!!! **

INVITE your friends and family, SHARE to your news feeds, AutoFest is going to be epic!!!!

Absolutely NO Dogs. NO Gang Regalia, Cars will be searched for alcohol on entry.
  • The very popular Skate Comp is back for the 2018 AutoFest!! https://www.facebook.com/events/317298632121818/
  • Competition time... SHARE the 2018 AutoFest event page, TAG a mate in the comments below and be in to WIN A 'Double Pass' to the AutoFest. Winner will be announced this Friday. Not long to go!!!!
  • I want to enter my care too m any people like it lol its loud damitt
  • ANNOUNCEMENT... There are still plenty of ways to get your brand out to the masses at the 2018 AutoFest: - Oversized winners cheques - Trophy Sponsorship - Sponsored prize packs If there is an opportunity that isn't listed or if you're interested in a custom package, we can work with you to cater a package that suits your requirements. 馃摳 Envied
  • Why enter the 2018 AutoFest? - Show off your pride and joy in front of thousands - Open to all makes and models - Be amongst other like minded car enthusiasts - The AutoFest will not be shut down due to noise or smoke - There's more than enough room to cater for 1000+ entrants - Over $20,000 in cash & prizes to give back to competitors - Air conditioned break-out room for competitors to relax - Something for the entire family Head to www.downtimenz.com to register today, indoor show spaces are LIMITED. General admission passes available from eventfinda.co.nz, buy online and save. 馃摳 Aftermarket Photography #downtimenz #visithamilton #autofest2k18
  • Autofest is an Automotive and lifestyle event. Therefore keeping with this, we are proud to be able to provide a platform for the Southern Hemisphere Strongman Qualifier for the first time EVER where international athletes will be flying into NZ to take on NZ's strongest men and to.smash records!!! This competition will be run at international standards and these guys will be lifting, carrying and pulling some SERIOUS weight. If this is your thing, head over to their new page. https://www.facebook.com/southernhemispherenzproqualifier/
  • ANNOUNCEMENT... 6 weeks until the 2018 AutoFest, Waikato's annual automotive lifestyle festival. Get your tickets online at www.eventfinda.co.nz to SAVE.
  • Caption this... 馃摳 Aftermarket Photography #burnouts #summerjam2k17 #fridayfunnies
  • INTRODUCING... The AutoFest 'Cruise Route'. For the 3rd year in a row there will be a designated cruise route inside the Mystery Creek Events Centre. Open to all entrants, simply grab your mates and do some laps during the cruise sessions. ALSO... like previous years, the show cars will leave the show halls hitting the cruise route to finish the AutoFest in style. 馃摳 FOX Photography
  • The Waikato's very first Lowrider Supershow will be at Autofest this year! If you have a Lowrider Car (or bike) or have friends/family that do and they aren't aware of this, they can register at www.downtimenz.com Check out the event page and keep up to date with what will be happening over at their Village on event day. The countdown is ON!
  • Purchase your General Admission (13+) tickets ONLINE to SAVE ($20 online, $25 at the gate). Buying online also gets you through the gates on the day quicker. NOTE: All Hard Park + Burnout entrants... if you are bringing passengers with you before the gates open to the public at 10am, your passengers will NEED to have purchased their tickets online. https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/2018-autofest/hamilton/tickets
  • ANNOUNCEMENT... If you have something special or a new project about to be finished and would like the opportunity to unveil it along with some other great rides at this years AutoFest, get in touch with us.
  • Hardpark registrations are flooding in and we can feel that 6 weeks out this event will be HUGE!!! We have quite a few additions to the event that we will start to announce over the coming days. Head to www.downtimenz.com for all registration and event info. Not long to go now 馃憣 #hardparkantics #limiter #limbo Photo cred: SARETvision Media
  • Want to set up a Pop-Up stall as part of the AutoFest marketplace? You can set up your own own little shop selling whatever you like (within reason), no food, dangerous goods, pets etc. Must pre-register to book your space. Enquire today. Photo Credit Aftermarket Photography
  • INTRODUCING... the 'Competitor Lounge', where AutoFest competitors can kick back and relax during the day in an air conditioned space that looks down on the Indoor Show n Shine. For Downtime Entertainment, it's the little things that make for an enjoyable experience and making sure our competitors have a breakout area and comfort is VERY important to us which is why we have brought this back for a 3rd year. #downtimenz #visithamilton #thelittlethings
  • CAR CLUBS... The car club registrations are already flowing in quickly. In 2017 the car clubs absolutely killed it with 24 clubs represented, the club scene has definitely lifted over the last few years and we look forward to seeing what the clubs are bringing to the 2018 AutoFest this year. Simply head to www.downtimenz.com to register. NOTE: When you register, don't forget to select your car club from the drop down list and If you have any questions, get your club representative to get in contact with us. #downtimenz #visithamilton #clublove #clubunity
  • Indoor exhibition spaces at the 2018 AutoFest. Get your brand in front of your target market. Limited spaces available. Enquire today.
  • THANK YOU to everyone that has sent in their expressions of interest for The Rock Burnout Comp at the AutoFest, we've sent out confirmation emails to those accepted into the competition so we're 30% full with 7 weeks to go. These spaces will NOT last. To our class winners from SummerJam ... Robert Toheriri (Pro Class), Ethan Bryant (4-6 Cyl), Steve Ellicott (Rotary) and Darren Roberts (V8), register online at www.downtimenz.com to lock in your free space. To express interest in The Rock Burnout Competition at the 2018 AutoFest, head to www.downtimenz.com NOTE: AutoFest is not the place to do your first public burnout, we're looking for experienced drivers who know how to put on a show. AutoFest Prizes will be announced in the next week. THANKS to our local partners who have helped to make this burnout competition our BEST yet.. Topcrete, Bowers & Son Ltd, New Concept Landscaping Ltd, AIS - All In Scaffolding Ltd 馃摳 Aftermarket Photography
  • Hi, just filled out the registration, what's a rough indication on a response email to confirm and organize payment? Thanks
  • ANNOUNCEMENT... 7 weeks until the 2018 AutoFest, Waikato's annual automotive lifestyle festival. Get your tickets online at www.eventfinda.co.nz to SAVE.
  • WINNING... As with the previous 2 AutoFest events, cash is king... so for 2018, 1st place for the Indoor Show & Shine is $1000 cash, 2nd place $500 cash and 3rd place $250 cash as well as some awesome giveaways. Simply head to www.downtimenz.com to register, indoor spaces will NOT last. #downtimenz #visithamilton #autofest2k18
  • A blank canvas but come March 3, The Pavilion at the Mystery Creek Events Centre will be filled with NZ's coolest show/street cars, car club displays and exhibitors as part of the Indoor Show & Shine. The indoor Show & Shine is open to all makes and models, head to www.downtimenz.com to register, spaces will not last. #downtimenz #visithamilton #autofest2k18
  • Meet and Cruise for all those coming from the North Shore Auckland
  • On site today at the Mystery Creek Events Centre, today was the day... 'Concrete Day'. SPECIAL THANKS to our local partners for such an amazing job extending the burnout pad for the 2018 AutoFest and providing an excellent service, Topcrete, Bowers & Son Ltd, New Concept Landscaping Ltd #downtimenz #visithamilton #autofest2k18
  • The 2017 AutoFest was a huge success and a massive step up from 2016. In 2018 we step it up again, refining existing elements and introducing new elements adding extra value to the AutoFest. Get your spectator tickets online at eventfinda and save. Head to www.downtimenz.com for more info. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=luX3ZylxFpo