Thursday, July 15, 2021

Bishop Hill Car Show returns April 25th

Bishop Hill Old Settlers’
26th Annual Car Show 
Sunday, July 25

Please join us in historic Bishop Hill for a day of automotive fun. Registration is 9 am-11:30 am. The entry fee is still only $10.00. Participants judge the entries from 11:30 am-1:30 pm.  Trophies for the 20 classes (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place), Best Interior, Best Paint, Best Engine, and Best of Show, will be presented at 3 pm in the Bishop Hill Village Park.

The classes are Street Rod, Street Machine 49-69, Street Machine 70-up, Trucks, 4x4 Trucks, Antique Pre-32, Antique 32-48, Original 49-59, Original 60-69, Original 70-79, Original 80-89, Original 90-99, Original 2000 and up, Corvette, Mustang, 55-56-57, Custom, Special Interest, Kids Class (Under 21), and Muscle Car.  Trophies will be awarded in each class.  Dash plaques will be given to the first 100 entries.  

Proceeds from this show go to the restoration and preservation of the Bishop Hill Colony School completed in 1861.  It was the last major structure built before the dissolution of the Bishop Hill Colony (1846-1861). The Colony School, available for rental, is the headquarters of the Bishop Hill Old Settlers’ Association.

For more information call 309-927-3345 or 309-525-5665
Click here to download an application