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2015 Island Lake Fest, Carnival & Classic Car Show

(This is a Village of Island Lake Event. The car show is only one part of a much larger event.) 

Car Show – July 25, 2015.

Car Show Specific Information:


Entrants registering online will be entered into a special drawing.  Fill out below form to be registered online.  
Registration is now closed.  Please show up at the venue and register there. 


Car show registration: 2-5 pm; Voting: 5-6 pm; Trophy awards-between 7 & 8 pm, Fireworks over the lake start after 9 pm.  
Location: Water Tower Park, across the street from Veterans Memorial Park (enter directly off Route 176)
Entry is open to ANY AND ALL cars, trucks and motorcycles, BUT is limited to stock cars built before 1985.  (Please NO daily drivers after 1985 unless highly customized or modified.)

Event is limited to approximately 125 cars total (due to parking area limitations.)  Parking for 125 cars is available on the grass.  By registering online, you are guaranteed a space. On-site/Drive-up registering will be open ONLY if we have spaces available.  

Following are GUIDELINES for classes for this show (these are not hard rules, just guidelines:)

  • Stock – 80% or more as it came off the factory line (new tires, minor interior changes, cosmetic changes, pin-striping, etc. are okay )     
  • Modified – up to four major modifications (motor change, paint, suspension change, etc.)    
  • Custom – anything goes (drag cars, kit cars, low-riders, etc.)    
  • Hot Rod – T-buckets, 30s & 40s (left up to owner for definition)
  • Truck – easy … not a car  (if it has a bed, it’s a truck … yes, El Camino’s too.)
  • Import – easy … not built in the USA (any and all imports, Canadian, to Mexican, to European)     

Online registration will remain open until 5 pm the day BEFORE the show. (Everyone registering online is eligible for a special raffle at the show.)
Please arrive together to park together.
Winners must be present to collect trophy or next car in line will be awarded the trophy.
Events will include: music, raffle prizes, trivia questions, trophies and the fun times we all have at car shows.

Trophies for this event:

  • “Best of Show” trophy (XL trophy)
  • “Spectators Choice” trophy
  • “Mayor’s Choice” trophy
  • “Promoter’s Choice” trophy
  • 20 “Top 20 ” trophies – MINIMUM three per class will be awarded depending on number of entrants per class

If you win a Fuzzy Dice trophy, your vehicle is truly one of the best and you truly deserved it.  At Fizzy Dice Events … not everyone wins a trophy; but everyone has a chance to win.

If you would like to register online to reserve a spot and must arrive after 4 pm, please notify us via the “message” section in the pre-registration form so we can save your space for you, otherwise you run the risk of your space being issued to a on-site registrant.  Parking is first-come-first served.

Parking will be on GRASS. (Minimal shade is available. Most parking will be in non-shaded areas.)  Please stake or weigh down any tents to avoid damage to cars.  Please bring chairs with wide feet/bases (so you don’t sink into the grass.)  This is a community event in a public park and food and drinks will be available for purchase (all proceeds from the event will go to maintain Island Lake Parks and to offset the cost of the events FIREWORKS.)  Restrooms are available on-site.

To REGISTER for this event, fill out the required information BELOW the map. 

(Online registration includes registration information ONLY.  Entry fee will be collected AT THE EVENT.  Registering online will guarantee you a space and let us determine if we have room for “on-site” registrants.  Thank you.)

See you at the show.

Map to the show is below. Spectator parking will be across Route 176 in the grass lot. Police will be controlling traffic:

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