Iona Bel Air hosts the 2022 Miss Hot Rod Holiday Pin-Up Contest

The Miss Hot Rod Holiday 2022 Pin Up Contest hosted by Iona Bel Air takes place on the Main Stage at 2pm Sunday, November 20th.
Registration is $20. Sashes, Crowns and CASH Prizes are on the line, but you MUST email Bethany at if you want to be Miss Hot Rod Holiday 2022. She will then send you an application to fill out and reserve your spot. Your registration fee covers your admission into the Hot Rod Holiday show.
All entrants must be at least 18 years of age. This is a Family Friendly pin-up contest and all contestants must be dressed appropriately. Each contestant will be interviewed on stage and the winner will be chosen by a panel of judges selected by Iona Bel Air.
Any and all questions about contest need to be sent to Bethany at the email above. Contest is hosted by Iona Bel Air at the 2022 Hot Rod Holiday show.

Top Cat Customs Chop Shop at Hot Rod Holiday

Geno Walker and Top Cat Customs will be in the Center Hall and setting up shop to do a full SECTION on a Chevy Sedan! See what it takes to section a vehicle, ask questions and see the transformation happen right in front of you!

See you at the 9th Annual Hot Rod Holiday November 19 & 20 at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.

Model Car Show & Contest at the 9th Annual Hot Rod Holiday show!

The Hot Rod Holiday Model Car Show & Contest is open to all who wish to enter and share their work. To participate, it’s as simple as bringing out your model to the event on Saturday, November 19th.

Once you pay your entry fee into the show, it is $5 to enter as many models as you would like. Entry forms will be available at the show.

The model CONTEST part is Saturday ONLY. Entry starts at 10am till 1:30pm. Judging starts at 3pm and awards at 5:30pm same day for the Model Car Contest.

The model car SHOW is both days as we will have models on display Sunday for folks to view as well. If you are entering the model contest and choose to leave your models to SHOW to those attending the Hot Rod Holiday show, we will provide you with a ticket to come back on Sunday at no costs to get your models.

So…..grab your models and bring them out to the show on Saturday to the meeting room in the West Hall.

For complete 2022 rules, classes and participant form click here –>model car contest rules HRH 2022

If you don’t have a model or would like to get involved in the magical world of car modeling, just come on out and speak to the folks who will be running the model show from the Missouri Ozarks Scale Specialists, they are always excited to answer questions and help those wanting to get involved in the hobby!

Southwest MO Drag Racers Hall of Fame & Annual Reunion at 2022 HRH Show

As part of the tradition at the Hot Rod Holiday Shows, we try to promote, honor and continue the history of racing in the region.
This year we welcome the 9th Annual Southwest Missouri Drag Racers Hall of Fame and Reunion Ceremony to the show.
You will be able to view memorabilia and photos of past and present drag racers as well as Drag Racing tracks from around the Southwest MO region, see cool race cars both vintage and current. And take in the Hall of Fame induction ceremonies, held Saturday, November 19th at 6pm.
This is included in the ticket price of the Hot Rod Holiday Show!
From their page:
 Southwest Missouri Drag Racers Hall of Fame and Annual Reunion is a group to share and discuss the rich history of drag racers and drag racing in Southwest Missouri. We define history as anything from the beginning of our sport in the area up to and including five minuets ago!
Our annual reunion is to induct Pioneers, Legends and Rising Stars into our Southwest Missouri Drag Racers Hall of Fame!