Planning to attend our Annual Show? Here’s some general information to help you get the most from your visit.
Our 43rd Annual Show features Orphans, Oddballs and Garden Tractors. We also host a gathering of Antique Autos (1900-1935).
SHOW DATES AND HOURS
Friday, August 31 — 9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday, September 1 — 9 AM – 5 PM
Sunday, September 2 — 9 AM – 5 PM
Monday, September 3 — 9 AM – 4 PM
Our show is held on the U.P. State Fairgrounds, U. S. Highway 2 & 41, Escanaba, Michigan
The gate charge is $6 per day per person. Weekend wristbands are also available for $10 each. Children 14 and under are admitted free of charge.
Admission fee gives you access to the equipment displays and demonstrations as well as the Agricultural Museum, Antique Village, the auction, Flea Market, and the Knife and Gun Show.
Please use the Parking Entrances on 14th Avenue North. Entry to the show through Ticket Gate only. No walk ins.
The showgrounds are nearly all flat and can be navigated easily. Because of the sandy soil, there is very little mud. All of the buildings are handicapped accessible.
GOLF CART RENTALS
We have a limited number of golf carts available for visitors who have mobility challenges. The cost is $50 a day. Rentals are located beside the Ticket Gate.
To help you get around, we offer a complimentary shuttle service during show hours. The route includes stops in the exhibition area, the flea market area, Antique Village, and the parking area.
In Antique Village, the Cook Shack offers a selection of soups and sandwiches. The Ice Cream Shop serves up hand-dipped cones and floats. In the General Store you’ll find a variety of baked goods.
Our popular Pie Sale is located at the back of the Indoor Flea Market in the Miracle of Life Building.
In the exhibition area, enjoy an ear of our famous “steamed” corn cooked by a Port Huron steam engine.
You’ll also find various other food vendors on the showgrounds.
Restrooms are located in Antique Village, the Indoor Flea Market (Miracle of Life Building), the Knife and Gun Show (Swine Barn) and in the Equipment Display area.
LOST AND FOUND
The Lost and Found department is located in Antique Village’s Infirmary
Medical professionals are on the fairgrounds during show hours. For assistance, call 420-6594 or 420-6595.
GENERAL SAFETY POLICIES
For your safety, please remain at least 3 feet from moving equipment.
All animals shall be leased. Please pick up after your animal.
No bare feet on show grounds.
No alcoholic beverages are permitted in the exhibition areas.
We are a family friendly show. Appropriate behavior and dress are appreciated.
The U. P. Steam and Gas Engine Association reserves the right to eject from the fairgrounds any person not adhering these guidelines.