10 Things to Do at the Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2019 Auction

By Sarah Steedman June 20, 2019

The Mohegan Sun is the site of all the action for Barrett-Jackson® Auction 2019 Northeast in Uncasville, Connecticut. Across four days, we want to make sure you have your schedule filled with endless experiences to make this Barrett-Jackson weekend as memorable as possible.

Here’s how you should spend your free time at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction:

1. Attend the Shell Family Day/Preview Day

Barrett-Jackson kicks off its 4th Annual Northeast Auction with the special Shell Family Day. Free admission for students offers the opportunity to look over 500 collector cars before they head to the auction block. Barrett-Jackson is providing hands on learning experiences along with hundreds of collector cars and automobilia on display to get this party started.

2. Barrett-Jackson Opening Night Gala

When the clock strikes 7:30 on Wednesday night, the Uncas Ballroom of the Mohegan Sun starts the engine of an exciting Northeast weekend This is a chance for those with VIP status to dine and dance while kicking off an exciting weekend. Access to the Opening Night Gala is provided with select Barrett-Jackson VIP Experiences Official Ticket Packages.

3. TechForce STEM Center

This interactive station is a 2,000-square-foot exhibition including hands-on activities throughout the entirety of the event. Students will have the opportunity to understand automotive technology through the application of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). As a bonus, autographs from Jeff Allen and Meg Bailey, Volvo #V06 Tours, and many other giveaways will keep the action going throughout the weekend.

Opening Night Gala

4. Ford Hot Laps/Dodge Thrill Rides

Why only look at these collector cars and not touch? Jump into the passenger seat with a professional driver in one of the latest models at the exhibition. These exciting rides take place everyday of the Barrett-Jackson Northeast weekend, starting their engines at 9am and closing shop at 5pm.

5. DIY Pavilion

Returning this year to Barrett-Jackson Northeast is another way to get your hands dirty. Located at the Sponsor Midway, professionals will gear up and instruct with live builds from 
Factory Five along with hands-on demonstrations from Dannmar MaxJax, Bad Dog Tools, Cobra Torches, and more.

6. Behind the Hobby Collector Car Symposium

Every night of this thrilling weekend, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself with some of the best in the business. With appearances from masters like Cristy Lee, Wayne Carini and Chris Jacobs, listen to the tips and tricks experts have to offer in hopes of sharing knowledge and passing the love of car collecting to the next generation.

7. Bid at the Automobilia Auction

From Thursday to Saturday, make your way over to the auction arena to test your bidding skills at the Automobila Auction. With such authentic automotive items up for grabs, make sure to find something to set your eye on from dealership signs to gas pumps. These items are all sold at No Reserve to the highest bidder, regardless of the bid price.

8. Tour the Auction Block

With some VIP access, get behind that velvet rope with a behind-the-scenes look of the thrilling auction action. With an array of photo opportunities, make your friends jealous when you pose up against some of the most sought-after automobiles. Auction block tours are available with select Official Ticket Packages from Barrett-Jackson VIP Experiences. 

Barrett-Jackson Northeast

9. Attend the Collector Car Auction

For the main event, make sure you find yourself in the Mohegan Sun Arena surrounded by an exquisite array of the finest and rarest one-of-a-kind automobiles. Starting at one until the event closes, take your pick of the most elegant and eye-catching rides.

10. Get Exclusive, VIP Access to Everything

With Barrett-Jackson VIP Experiences, celebrate four days of exciting car auction action with exceptional VIP amenities unlike anyone else. Get full access to all on-site events, along with first-class hospitality, an auction block tour, tickets to the Opening Night Gala and much more.

Barrett-Jackson Northeast


Find your perfect package today with options of our Luxury Lounge, Craig Jackson Box and Earth Suite. Time’s running out, but your all-access pass to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2019 is waiting for you.

Get My Northeast 2019 Package!