2014 Minnesota Events

Le Sueur County Pioneer Power Swap Meet
April 25-27
Le Sueur
Venue: 6 miles east
Contact: Mike and Julie Bluhm, 507-934-5841
Email: julie@stonebarrier.com
Website: www.pioneerpowershow.com

Greater Minnesota Two-Cylinder Club 22nd Annual Field Days, Swap Meet and Toy and Craft Show
May 3-4
Little Falls
Venue: Morrison County Fairgrounds
Contact: AI Mortenson, 320-393-2542
Email: lamortenson@jetup.net

Minnesota Association of Antique Power Shows (MAAPS) Spring Meeting
Hosted by Anderson’s Rock Creek Relics Threshing & Sawing
May 3
Rush City
Contact: Jody Hicks, 612-940-5588

Scott-Carver Flea Market and Auction
May 3-4
Jordan
Venue: Threshers Park east of Scott Country Fairgrounds
Contact: Gary Boettcher, 612-919-2431
Website: www.scottcarverthreshers.org

Nowthen Historical Power Association Spring Tractor Pull Event and Swap Meet, Flea Market Guy’s Garage Sale
May 17
Nowthen
Venue: 7415 Old Viking Blvd NW. or 6 miles northeast of Elk River
Website: nowthenthreshing.com

Rice County Steam and Gas Engines 15th Annual Swap Meet and Flea Market
May 24-25
Dundas
Venue: 7 miles east of 1-35 (exit 69) on Hwy. 19, 4 miles south of Northfield on Hwy. 3
Contact: Carmen Sevcik, 507-663-0882
Email: carmensevcik@yahoo.com
Website: ricecountysteamandgas.com

Forest City Threshing Spring Antique Tractor Pull 
May 25
Litchfield
Venue: 5 miles northeast of Litchfield on Hwy. 24
Contact: Arthur Riebe, 320-693-6559

Forest City Threshing Spring Tractor Ride
May 31
Litchfield
Venue: 5 miles northeast of Litchfield on Hwy. 24
Contact: Arthur Riebe, 320-693-6559

Dokota County Two Cylinder Club Swap meet and Farm Market
June 14-15
Farmington
Venue: Dakota County Fairgrounds
Contact: Lloyd Lancater, 952-457-6323
Email: adouglass@frontiernet.net
Website: dakotacountrytwocylinderclub.org

University of Rollag Steam Traction Engineering Course
Registration required
June 14-15
Rollag
Venue: Steamer Hill, 35 miles southeast of Fargo, ND
Contact: Tom Hall, 218-233·1771
Website: rollag.com

Gopher-Hawkeye Power Association Farming of Yesteryear Horse Show and Swap Meet
June 21
Kiester
Venue: 1736 600th Avenue
Contact: Rosemary, 517-525-1454 (Swap Meet); Eugene, 507-383-1966 (Horse Show)

West Central Antique Power Show
June 21-22
Blomkest
Feature: Cockshutt
Venue: 1.5 miles east on Hwy. 7
Contact: Chuck Molitor, 320-664-7043
Email: cmcasec@frontier.com
Website: www.wcapc.org

Gopher-Hawkeye Power Association Farming of Yesteryear Swap Meet and Antique Tractor Pull
June 22
Kiester
Venue: 1736 666th Avenue
Contact: Warren, 507-525-1828

Waverly Daze Tractor Show
July 11-13
Waverly
Venue: Railroad Park, Hwy 12
Contact: David Delude, 763-658-1505
Email: Delud80@myway.cm

Root River Antique Historical Power Association 32nd Annual Antique Engine and Tractor Show
July 18-20
Spring Valley
Venue: 78715 255th Street
Contact: Les Radcliffe, 507-254-0622
Email: lesradcliffe@yahoo.com

24th Annual Little Log House Antique Power Show
July 25-27
Hastings
Feature: International Harvester; air-cooled flywheel engines
Venue: 6 miles south on Hwy. 61, 1 mile east on 220th Street
Contact: Sylvia Bauer, 651-437-2693
Email: info@littleloghouseshow.com
Website: www.littleloghouseshow.com

Orange Spectacular 
July 25-27
Hutchinson
Feature: Allis-Chalmers
Venue: McLeod County Fairgrounds
Contact: Randy Larson, 715-723-1908
Website: www.orangespectacular.com

Scott-Carver Threshers 51st Annual Harvest Festival
August 1-3
Jordan
Feature: Case
Venue: Threshers Park east of Scott County Fairgrounds
Contact: Gary Boettcher, 612-919-2431
Website: www.scottcarverthreshers.org

22nd Annual Park Rapids Antique Tractor and Engine Club Field Days
August 2-3
Park Rapids
Feature: John Deere
Venue: From Park Rapids main intersection: east 1 miles, south on County Road 6 (Henrietta Aveune) .5 mile to East 40
Contact: Noel Allard, 218-732-5100
Email: nallard@unitelc.com

Lake of the Woods Steam & Gas Show 
August 2-3
Roosevelt
Venue: 9 miles north, on Rocky Point Road (Co. Road 17)
Contact: William Olson, 218-442-6381
Email: weolson@wiktel.com
Website: www.wiktel.net/lowsteam

Pioneer Power Good Ole Days and Threshing Show
August 2-3
Hanley Falls
Feature: Minneapolis-Moline; Fuller & Johnson
Venue: Minnesota Machinery Museum, St. Hwy. 23
Contact: Laurie Johnson, 507-768-3522
Email: agmuseum@frontiernet.net
Website: mnmachinerymuseum.com

Tractor Caravan
August 3
Almelund
Venue: 12 miles east of North Branch on Hwy 95
Contact: Gordon Abrahamson, 612-889-9370
Email: odrog11250@aol.com
Website: www.almelundthreshingco.org

Dakota County Two Cylinder Club Old Time Farm Displays
August 4-10
Farmington
Contact: Lloyd Lancaster, 952-457-6323
Email: Adouglass@frontiernet.net
Website: dakotacountrytwocylinderclub.org

30th Anniversary Rose City Threshing and Heritage Festival
August 8-10
Miltona
Venue: From Miltona, 4 miles east on Co. Road 14, 2.5 miles north on Co. Road 66, around curve east 1.5 miles; From Browerville, 14 miles west on Co. Road 66, 2.5 miles.
Contact: Karen Kuhnau, 218-943-5631
Email: kmkuhnau@midwestinfo.net
Website: www.rosecitythreshing.org

58th Annual Almelund Threshing Show
August 8-10
Almelund
Venue: 2 miles east on Hwy 95
Feature: Massey Ferguson; Massey-Harris; Ferguson
Contact: Chuck Erickson, 615-257-1264
Email: fatmanvb@lakeland.ws
Website: www.almelundthreshingco.org

40th Annual Days of Yesteryear
August 9-10
Rochester
Feature: Massey-Harris; Massey Ferguson
Venue: Olmsted County History Center, 1195 Circle Drive SW, Rochester, MN
Contact: Marlys Ohnstad, 507-288-2790
Email: mlohnstad@mhrt.org
Website: www.mhrt.org

Dakota County Two Cylinder Club Tractor Pull
August 9
Farmington
Venue: Dakota County Fairgrounds
Contact: Lloyd Lancaster, 952-457-6323
Email: adouglass@frontiernet.net
Website: dakotacountrytwocylinderclub.org

North Central Minnesota Farm and Antique Association 30th Annual Threshing Show
August 9-10
Grand Rapids
Venue: 7 miles east on Hwy. 2, behind the Blackberry store
Contact: John L. Hawrey, 218-326-1197
Email: theblackberryfarm@gmail.com
Website: www.thebalckberryfarm.org

44th Annual Nowthen Historical Power Association Threshing Show  
August 15-17
Nowthen
Venue: 7415 Old Viking Blvd. N.W. or 6 miles northeast of Elk River
Feature: International Harvester; Stover; Minnesota-made small engines
Contact: Sharon Wilhelm, 763-295-2600
Email: wilhelm@tds.net
Website: www.nowthenthreshing.com

Heritage Days
August 15-17
East Grand Forks
Venue: Highway 220 North
Contact: Dale Helms, 701-741-8084
Website: www.egfheritage.com

Minnesota Valley Antique Farm Power and Machinery Association Annual Swap Meet and Flea Market
Hosting Minneapolis-Moline Collectors
August 15-17
Montevideo
Feature:  Minneapolis-Moline
Venue: 4 miles easy on Hwy 7
Contact: Gerald Kleene, 320-894-9149
Email: gkleene@hcinet.net
Website: hertagehill.us

Butterfield Steam and Gas Engine Show    
August 16-17
Butterfield
Feature: International
Venue: West on Co. Road 2, just off St. Hwy. 60
Contact: Dave Buhler, 507-956-3981
Email: ddbuhler@frontiernet.net
Website:  www.butterfieldmn.com

Forest City Minnesota Threshers  
August 16-17
Litchfield
Feature: Cockshutt
Venue: 5 miles northeast of Litchfield on Hwy. 24
Contact: Arthur Riebe, 320-693-6559

41sth Annual Le Sueur County Pioneer Power Show
August 22-24
Le Sueur
Venue: 6 miles east
Feature: Rumely
Contact: Tom Graham, 507-248-3515
Website: www.pioneerpowershow.com

England Prairie Pioneer Days  
August 22-24
Verndale
Venue: U.S. Hwy 10 S, approximately 1 mile on Wadena Co. Road 23, 2.5 miles west on Co. Road 1
Contact: Roger Wittmer, 320-760-9096
Website: www.england-prairie.org

Lakehead Harvest Reunion   
August 22-24
Esko
Venue: 4 miles north on St. Louis River Road
Contact: Glen Hansen, 218-624-7941
Website: www.lakeheadharvestshow.org

49th Annual Donnelly Threshing Bee
August 13-24
Donnelly
Venue: East edge
Contact: Harry Kruize, 320-246-3337
Email: chkruize@runestone.net
Website: www.donnelythreshingbee.com

Finne Creek Museum
August 23-24
New York Mills
Venue: 3 miles east on Hwy. 10 to Hwy. 106, south 2.5 miles, .5 mile west on gravel road
Contact: David Witikko, 218-385-3439

40th Annual Rice County Steam and Gas Engines Show
August 29-31
Dundas
Feature: Ford
Venue: 7 miles east of 1-35 (exit 69) on Hwy. 19; 4 miles south of Northfield on St. Hwy. 3
Contact: Roger Janak, 952-652-2062
Website: www.ricecountysteamandgas.com

Boxcar Days Tractor and Threshing Show
August 29-31
Tracy
Venue: Hwy 14, west edge of Tracy
Contact: Swede Campbell, 507-262-0254

Western Minnesota Steam Threshers Reunion
August 29 – September 1
Rollag
Feature: Construction equipment
Venue: 12 miles southeast of Hawley on Hwy 32
Contact: 701-212-2034
Website: www.rollag.com

Northland Case Collectors Hosted by White Pine Logging and Threshing Show    
August 30 – September 1
McGrath
Venue: 85 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul.  Take I-35 north to Exit 195 (Finlayson) to St. Hwy 18.  20 miles west to Aitkin Co. Road 61, then 1.5 miles north
Contact: John Langenbach, 651-433-5067
Email: whitepinewoodman@frontiernet.net
Website: www.whitepineshow.webs.com

St Charles Flowerfest Tractor Show
August 30-31
St. Charles
Venue: Winona County Fairgrounds
Contact: Tim & Terry Jones, 507-421-4074

Lake Region Pioneer Threshermen Association Today Touching Yesterday 61st Show  
September 5-7
Dalton
Feature: John Deere
Venue: I-94 exit 67, 2 miles north on Co. Road 35
Contact: David Johnson, 218-739-3772
Email: bjhruby@prtel.com
Website:  www.lrpta-dalton.org

30th Annual Gopher-Hawkeye Power Association Farming of Yesteryear Threshing Festival    
September 6-7
Kiester
Feature: John Deere M
Venue: 1736 600th Avenue
Contact: Bryan Linder, 507-525-2345

Andersons’ Rock Creek Relics Threshing and Sawing     
September 6-7
Rush City
Feature: International Harvester
Venue: 60 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul,1-35 exit 159, 5.5 miles east, north on Hwy. 361
Contact: Dale Anderson, 320-358-3130

Atwater Threshing Days    
September 6-7
Atwater
Feature: Ford; Fordson
Venue: 1 mile east on Hwy. 12, 1/4 mile north, follow signs
Contact: Adam Bosch, 320-382-6184
Email: adamcherib@frontiernet.net
Website:  www.atwaterthreshingdays.com

Northland Threshing Bee 
September 7-8
Strathcona
Venue: 3 miles north on Hwy. 32 E., south 5.5 miles on Co. Road 8
Feature: Massey
Contact: Avis Wishow, 218-782-4411
Email: awiskow@wiktel.com

Stearns County Pioneer Club 39th Annual Albany Pioneer Days Threshing Show
September 12-14
Albany
Venue: 1-94 to Albany exit 147, Hwy 238 north 1 mile, follow signs
Contact: Lee Mortenson, 320-393-2542
Email: lamortenson@jetup.net
Website: www.albanypioneerdays.com

15th Annual Corn Shredding Autumn Harvest Days
September 27-28
Lake City
Venue: 25 miles north of Rochester on Hwy. 63, or 15 miles southwest of Lake City on Hwy. 63, follow signs
Contact: Michael Ohlhaber, 651-269-2780
Email: mikeohlhaber@gmail.com
Website: www.lakecity.org

Nowthen Historical Power Association Fall Tractor Pull
September 27
Nowthen
Venue: 7415 Old Viking Blvd. N.W. or 6 miles northeast of Elk River
Contact: Sharon Wilhelm, 763-295-2600
Email: wilhelm@tds.net
Website: www.nowthenthreshing.com

Minnesota Association of Antique Power Shows (MAAPS) Fall Meeting
Hosted by England prairie Pioneer Days
October 11
Verndale
Contact: Jody Hicks, 612-940-5588