Frequently asked questions

Can I bring my pet?

No, pets are not allowed. Only ADA compliant service animals are allowed on the grounds. DEFINITION OF A SERVICE ANIMAL Q1. What is a service animal? A. Under the ADA, a service animal is defined as a dog that has been individually trained to do work or perform tasks for an individual with a disability. The task(s) performed by the dog must be directly related to the person's disability. Q2. Are emotional support, therapy, comfort, or companion animals considered service animals under the ADA? A. No. These terms are used to describe animals that provide comfort just by being with a person. Because they have not been trained to perform a specific job or task, they do not qualify as service animals under the ADA.

What is the cost for spectators?

Tickets at the gate are $30/3-day and $20/day. All children 12 and under are free! Parking provided by the Iola Car show is free and a complimentary bus service is included. Follow the signs to Gate #19 for free parking.

How do I rent a mobility scooter?

Located near Gate #1, scooters can be rented through Vista Mobility. Copy the below link into your browser to reserve yours today!

What are the hours for the Iola Car Show?

Office hours for the car show during the off-season are 8 AM until 4 PM. Hours during the car show; Gates open at 6 AM and close after the concerts.

Where can I rent a tent?

Tent rentals must be obtained through Charnecke Tents. Submit orders by June 21st. (715) 341-6886.

Where is the handicap parking located?

Handicap parking is locate at Gate #1 on County Road J. This is where the mobility scooters are located.

When is Iola 2022?

The Iola Car Show 2022 will happe July 7th through 9th, 2022.

What is the theme for Iola 2022?

It's our 50th Anniversary so we are doing "A Celebration of Iola" - this will encompass all 50 years of hosting the Iola Car Show!

How do I register for Iola 2022?

We send out registration information in January. Make sure you are on our mailing list or our e-mail list to be notified! You can send an email to stating you'd like your address to be added (or updated) in our system so you receive a mailer. To join our email list, go to the homepage and fill out the email form!

What are the future dates of the Iola Car Show?

2022 - July 7th-9th *50th Anniversary* 2023 - July 6th-8th 2024 - July 11th-13th 2025 - July 10th-12th 2026 - July 9th-11th