On Friday, January 29, 2010, the 2010 Auto Show Black Tie Tailgate Preview Gala was held at the Philadelphia Convention Center. Guests previewed more than 700 cars that were on display, including exotics, antiques, and brand-new vehicles, and enjoyed food courtesy of STARR Events. The menu included specialties from area hot spots Alma de Cuba, Barclay Prime, Buddakan, Continental, El Vez, Parc, Pod, and Tangerine. The Philadelphia Auto Show contributes one dollar for every ticket sold to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Photographed by Jessica Vermeer Hawkes.