Community Testimonials

Hear how Carfest helped community members through our commitment to creating “Unity in the Community” by bringing people together and helping those in need.  


Carfest. More than just a car show!

San Antonio’s Community of Automotive Professionals (CAP) will sponsor its second annual Carfest to be held 10 a.m.-6 p.m., April 1-2 at the Freeman Coliseum Expo Hall. This free two-day festival is open to the public and will include activities for all ages to include a Kids Corner, Racing Simulators, How-To Clinics, Retail Shopping, and … Continued


IPAC March 2017 Extra Mile Award

We’d like to say thank you to IPAC (Ingram Park Auto Center) for their generous donation as part of the March 2017 Extra Mile Award.  


Knowledge Is Power Car Care Clinics

How can you keep your car running longer, cleaner, and better? Easy: regular maintenance. But what should you do, and when? Carfest is committed to helping you solve problems big and small, and that’s why we’re holding multiple car care clinics throughout the weekend to help you get the most out of your vehicle. AC … Continued


Carfest BBQ Cookoff

At this year’s Carfest, you’ll be able to watch the pros in action. Not only on the floor fixing up cars, but in the pit—the barbecue pit, that is. We’re giving you the chance to taste some grade A barbecue at this year’s Carfest BBQ Cook-off, sponsored by Smithfield Foods. Competitors will face off against … Continued


Kids Corner

Carfest isn’t just for adults. We’re committed to creating a family-friendly space where people of all ages can enjoy unity in the community. That’s why we’re setting up the Carfest Kids Corner, a kid and family friendly environment where young gear heads can partake in fun, educational activities, including: Face painting. Balloon twisting. Model car … Continued


Battle of the Garage Bands

As part of Carfest 2017, we are proud to announce the first ever Battle of the Garage Bands. We are currently accepting music submissions of all genres from area bands to participate in this local competition. The top ten entries and finals competition at Carfest will be judged by experts in the music industry. The … Continued


Two Day Event to Benefit the San Antonio Community Carfest

Using Automobiles to Bring Unity in the Community San Antonio, TX, March 10, 2016: San Antonio’s Community of Automotive Professionals (CAP) is pleased to announce its first ever CarFest to be held Friday, April 15th and Saturday, April 16th at the Joe and Harry Freeman Coliseum. This FREE two-day fun-filled festival is open to the … Continued


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