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The Root River Antique Historical Power Association, Inc. presents:
The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
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When:

Friday through Sunday
July 20th, 21st & 22nd, 2018
Show Ground Gates Open 7:00 a.m.

Where:

Spring Valley, MN


Featuring:

John Deere Tractors, Equipment and Gas Engines

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The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show Events
  • Sisters & Company

    Friday, July 20th and Saturday, July 21st
    10:00 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.

  • Daily Tractor & Equipment Parade

    Every day, 11:00 a.m.

  • Bear Creek Boys

    Sunday, July 22nd

    Church Services at 10:00 a.m.
    Playing at 12:30 p.m.

  • Tractor Pull

    Friday, July 20th, 6:00 p.m.

    Will be using two sleds, so don't be late!

    Rain Date: Saturday, July 21st, 6:00 p.m.

  • Gopher State Garden Tractor Pull

    Sunday, July 22nd, 1:00 p.m.

  • Kids Pedal Pull

    Saturday, July 21st, 1:15 p.m.


The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show Schedule
  • Friday, July 20th

    7:00-10:00 a.m. - Breakfast: Pancake & Sausage or Biscuits & Gravy
    9:45 a.m. - Opening Ceremony
    10-11:00 a.m. - SISTERS & COMPANY
    11:00 a.m. - Tractor parade
    12:30-3:00 p.m. - SISTERS & COMPANY
    1:00 p.m. - Games for all ages on pulling track
    6:00 p.m. - Tractor Pull - Antique/Classic with two sleds
    1st sled 3,500# up
    2nd sled 14,500# down
    Be on time; both sleds will start at 6:00 p.m.
    Rain date: Saturday, July 21st, 6:00 p.m.
    Sponsored by:
    Sema

  • Saturday, July 21st

    7:00-10:00 a.m. - Breakfast: Pancake & Sausage or Biscuits & Gravy
    10:00-11:00 a.m. - SISTERS & COMPANY
    11:00 a.m. - Tractor Parade
    12:00 p.m. - MN Horse Pullers Assn. Horse Pull
    12:30-3:00 p.m. - SISTERS & COMPANY
    1:15 p.m. - Kid Power Pedal Tractor Pull LLC
    Sponsored by:
    Podein’s Power Equipment, Stewartville, MN

  • Sunday, July 22nd

    7:00-10:00 a.m. - Breakfast: Pancake & Sausage or Biscuits & Gravy
    10:00 a.m. - Church Services, Bear Creek Boys
    11:00 a.m. - Tractor Parade
    12:30 p.m. - Bear Creek Boys
    1:00 p.m. - Gopher State Garden Tractor Pull
    Sponsored by:
    J & S Repair, Grand Meadow, MN
    3:00 p.m. - Raffle Ticket Drawing


The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
Attractions
  • Flea Market/Swap Meet
    Many Home-Based Business Vendors

  • Food on Grounds
    Served by Grand Meadow Lions

  • Petting Zoo

  • Antique Cars & Trucks
    Bring yours!

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    Timberlin RR
    Made to scale with permanent track & cars

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    Check out the many attractions of the farmstead


Demonstrations
  • Rosemailing

  • Spinning

  • Tatting

  • Butter Churning

  • Rug Weaving

  • Crocheting

  • Norwegian Lefse - on a wood-burning stove

  • Corn Shelling

  • Corn Shredding

  • Threshing

  • Rock Crushing

  • Saw Mill

  • Blacksmith Shop

  • & much more!


The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show Raffle
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    1st Prize:
    41 John Deere B
    or $2,000 cash

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  • 2nd Prize: John Deere Pedal Tractor
    3rd Prize: John Deere Toy Tractor
    4th Prize: Root River John Deere Collectors Red Wing Butter Crock


The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
Fees
  • $10.00 all weekend

  • Children under 12: free


Accomodations - Hotels in Show Area
  • Americas Best Inn, Stewartville
    507-533-4747

  • Spring Valley Inn & Suites
    507-346-7788

  • Americinn Hotel & Suites
    800-634-3444


Accomodations - Camping
  • All campers should make reservations at Deer Creek Campgrounds
    507-346-2342

  • Unlimited amount of primitive camping
    Reservations not necessary for primitive camping

  • NO CAMPING ON SHOW GROUNDS


The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
Contacts
  • Chairman

    Les Radcliffe 507-254-0622

  • Swap Meet

    Ben Walker 507-261-3511

  • Gas Engines

    Mark Wolterman 507-440-0657

  • Inside Vendors

    Ben Walker 507-261-3511

  • Tractor Pull

    Joe Schechinger 507-433-3809
    Cell: 507-438-6639

  • Feature Tractors & Equipment

    Andy Kappers 507-272-6724
    Catlain Miller-Kappers 507-272-0221
    Mark Wolterman 507-440-0657


Contact Us

The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
Map

Address
  • Mailing Address

    PO Box 23, Spring Valley, MN 55975

  • Physical Location

    78715 255th Street
    15 miles south of Rochester on Why. 63
    Next to Deer Creek Campground
    West of Spring Valley 5 miles on Why. 63


The 37th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
Future
2019 Show

37th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
July 19, 20 and 21, 2019
Featuring:
Case Tractors
Equipment

2nd Feature
All Makes Track Tractors


Past
Small Town Big Deal: Root River and Barn Raising

The 36th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show
Other
  • Handicap Parking available
    All Exhibits and Events subject to change
    People Wagons

    Golf Carts will be available for rental by licensed drivers
    $60/day
    Contact: Gary 507-272-8686

    On Ground Security

  • Outdoor Flea Market Set-up Starting Wednesday
    Inside Vendors Set-up Starting Thursday 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


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