| August 2002

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COLORADO Aug. 25, Orchard. 3rd Annual Orchard Antique Tractor Pull. Contact: Ann Walker, (970) 483-6443; (970) 768-4518.

CONNECTICUT Sept. 14-15, Haddam. 22nd Annual Tobacco Valley Flywheelers Antique Engine, Tractor & Machine Show. Haddam Meadows State Park, Route 154. Contact: Russ Bengtson, 646 Bear Hill Road, Middletown, CT 06457; (860) 347-5774.

DELAWARE Aug. 8-10, Millsboro. Big Thursday Festival, including antique farm equipment show and tractor pull. Little League complex on State Street. Contact Bill Warner, P.O. Box 70, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971; (302) 226-2339.

IDAHO Aug. 17-18, Idaho Falls. American Heritage, Antique Farm and Equipment Show. Northeast of Idaho Falls, take Highway 26 toward Jackson Hole, Wyo., 5 miles to 81st N., then southeast 1 /3 mile. Contact: D.J. Baisch, (208) 525-2071; e-mail:

ILLINIOSAug. 15-18, Pinckneyville. American Threshermar 43rd Annual Steam, Gas and Threshing Show. Fairgrounds, 627 Ballpark Road. General information, (618) 458-6613; (318) 357-8092.

Aug. 24-25, Jerseyville. Tri-County Antique Club 12th Annual Olden Days. State Route 3, 2 miles west of (unction 109. Contact: Elizabeth Schwab, (618)498-4192; e-mail:

Aug. 31 -Sept. 2, Colchester. Argyle Antique Gas Engine Association Show. Argyle State Park. Contact: Randy James, (309) 776-3162; Steve Bartlett, (309) 776-3394.

Sept. 6-8, Salem. 13th Annual Southern Illinois Antique Power Club Antique Power Days. Marion County Fairgrounds, Route 37 S. Contact: David Courson (618) 245-6138;

INDIANA Aug. 2-4, Mt. Vernon. Keck-Gonnerman Antique Machinery Association 12th Annual Show. Posey County Fairgrounds, Highway 69,12 miles north of Mt. Vernon. Contact: Don Julian, 5480 Lower Mt Vernon Road, Mt. Vemon, IN 47620; (812) 838-4818; Jeff Sailer, (812) 783-2901.

Aug. 2-4, Rushville. Pioneer Engineers Club 54th Annual Show. Contact: Roman Hood, 1228 N. Fort Wayne Road, Rushville, IN 46173; (765) 932-3624.

Aug. 8-11, LaGrange. Northeast Indiana Steam &t Gas 21st Annual Show. 4-H Fairgrounds. Contact: Jim Eberly, 401 S. Sherman St., LaGrange, IN 46761; (260) 463-3639.

Aug. 15-18, Greensburg. Power of the Past. Decatur County Fairgrounds, Interstate 74 to 346 bypass. Contact: Dale Wilson, (812) 663-9224; Don Herbert (camping), (812) 663-4396.

Aug. 16-18, Indianapolis. 12th Annual National Toy Truck'n Construction Show. Adam's Mark Hotel (airport location). Contact: (800) 533-8293.

Aug. 24-25, Peru. Pioneer Power of North Central Indiana Heritage Days. Contact: Joe Comerford, (765) 472-1378; Jodie Comerford-Schmitt, e-mail:

Sept. 13-15, Lawrenceburg. FARM Harvest Days Antique Machinery Show. Perfect North Slopes Ski Area, state Route 1 and Pribble Road. Contact: Chuck and Sherri Heck, (812) 926-3654.

Sept 20-21, Greensburg. Crack-Away Daze/New Point Festival. Saltcreek Township Park. Interstate 74 to exit 143, south 1/4 mile to state Highway 46 W., right and 1 /8 mile on left is park. Contact: Paul J. Walterman, 7827 East County Road 50 North, Greensburg, IN 47240; (812) 663-3610.

IOWAAug. 3-4, Fredericksburg. 4th Annual Northeast Iowa Antique Engine & Power Show. Fredericksburg Industrial Park, on Iowa Highway 18, east edge of town. Contact: Chuck Stone (flea market), 402 Birch Drive, P.O. Box 264, Fredericksburg, IA 50630; (563) 237-5891.

Aug. 9-11, Albert City. Albert City Threshermen and Collectors 32nd Annual Show. Two miles west and 1 /2 mile north of Albert City. Contact: Brenda Sundblad, P.O. Box 333, Albert City, IA 50510; (712) 843-2076;

Aug. 1 7-18, Forest City. Heritage Park of North Iowa 19th Annual Steam Threshing Days. South edge of town. Contact: Jerred Ruble, 754 342nd St., Hanlontown, IA 50444; (641) 797-2697; email:


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