About

The Car Wash Show™ 2019 

See the latest innovations on our largest show floor ever, attend industry-leading education sessions, and network with thousands of car wash professionals. The Music City Center in Nashville will host more than 8,000 attendees and 350+ exhibiting companies in the car wash industry, May 13 – 15.

Choose Your Car Wash Show Experience 

New this year! Pick from a Basic Pass or Premium Pass. Plus, members of ICA, AOCA, WCA, ACWA and BOVAG enjoy an upgraded show experience at The Car Wash Show 2019.

Who Attends

The Car Wash Show is the largest gathering of owners, managers and decision-makers from the car wash, quick lube and detailing segments. Everyone who wants to drive traffic, increase profits, and build and maintain their business from the inside out will be in Nashville.

Member Experience

ICA, AOCA, WCA, ACWA and BOVAG members enjoy an elevated show experience with exclusive access to Peer Power Hours, the Annual Membership Meeting and Keynote Address with Shawn Achor, and much more.

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Schedule of Events

Orange = Basic Pass; Green = Premium Pass; Purple = Member Experience

SUNDAY, MAY 12

  • Registration
  • 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • New Investor Seminar
  • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Emerging Leaders Program
  • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • AOCA President’s Welcome Reception
    and Annual Membership Meeting (AOCA Members only)
  • 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

MONDAY, MAY 13

  • Registration
  • 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Premium Education Sessions
  • 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Partner Solution Sessions
  • 9:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Peer Power Hour Sessions
  • 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
  • First Time Attendee Tour
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  • Peer Power Hour Sessions
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Trade Show Floor
  • 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Quick Hits
  • 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Opening Night Party
  • 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

TUESDAY, MAY 14

  • Registration
  • 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Premium Education Sessions
  • 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Partner Solution Sessions
  • 9:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Trade Show Floor: Member Experience
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Trade Show Floor (Booth Crawl 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.)
  • 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Quick Hits
  • 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15

  • Registration
  • 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Annual Membership Meeting and Keynote Address
  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
  • Trade Show Floor
  • 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Premium Education Sessions
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
  • Partner Solution Sessions
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
  • Peer Power Hour Sessions
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
  • Quick Hits
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.