Arts & Autos Car Show Rules

Rules of Entry:

  • ALL VEHICLES MUST REMAIN IN PARKING PLACE UNTIL END OF SHOW AFTER AWARDS DUE TO INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS AND FOR SAFETY OF ALL PEDESTRIANS AT EVENT. Awards start at 2:30 p.m. NO ONE WILL BE ALLOWED TO LEAVE EARLY.
  • Entries may not be accepted after 9 a.m. on event day. Please arrive before 9 a.m. Show happens RAIN or SHINE! No refunds.
  • Parking: Entrants will park in spaces around the square and the half-blocks off the square on a first come, first served bases. Entrants may not park on square before barricade opens for registration.
  • Please wait outside barricade on Locust and Walnut streets for registration/check-in starting at 7:30 a.m. NOTE: Entrants will not be allowed to park on the square prior to 7:30 a.m.
  • NO canopy shades or tents, except for vendors/sponsors, are allowed to be set up on the streets or the lawn.
  • No participant car, truck, or motorcycle entries will be allowed to be displayed on trailers in the show.

Judging for Show:

  • Judges for A&A are volunteers offering their expertise for the day. Judges will award the Best Original and Best Modified Car or Truck in each class, and a first-place winner in the Motorcycle and "Other" class
  • CASH PRIZES: BEST OVERAL WINNER in CAR, TRUCK, AND MOTORCYCLE classes. Judging starts at 9 a.m.; awards at 2:30 p.m. on Elm Street side of courthouse lawn.
  • Registered participants in the show will vote for their Top 4 favorite vehicles for "Participant's Choice," in the "car, truck, motorcycle, and other" categories.
  • Custom-made trophies by local artists will be given for the specialty and whimsical-themed awards
  • Specialty awards given for Best, Paint, Best Engine, Best Interior, President's Choice, and Best Promotional Vehicle (this is a special award for sponsors' commercial vehicles only). Only sponsors can display commercial vehicles and any commercial or business logos and promotions on them.
  • The public will vote on the "Themed Categories" during Saturday's event. Entry in the show automatically enters you in the whimsical-themed categories.

 

A&A Committee reserves the right to not award trophies if minimum required entries in a class are not met. Committee also reserves the right to add or change classes as needed prior to the show day.