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(WJBK) -

The 2014 Charity Preview at the North American International Auto Show is underway!

The cars on display at Cobo Hall provide a spectacular backdrop for this black-tie event. The night is always filled with fashion, food, music and, of course, the best metal in the Motor City.

The event runs from 6-9 p.m.

Proceeds directly benefit a wide range of children's charities. Scott LaRiche, vice chairman of the 2014 NAIAS, says Friday night's event raised $4.5 million making the grand total raised for charity, since 1989, more than $95 million.

For more information on Charity Preview call 888.838.7500.

Click here for the full charities benefiting list.

The auto show opens to the public Saturday, Jan. 18 and runs through Jan. 26.

Click through the photo gallery above to see photos from the event, taken by Eden Zaslow, and scroll through behind-the-scenes Twitter photos to the right.

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