It's that time of year again.
Rockford, IL Tractor Show. July 20th and 21st.
Location- Vintage Wings & Wheels Museum at the Poplar Grove Airport.
5151 Orth Road, Poplar Grove, IL 61065
This is a Big Event for all ages to enjoy.
No admission fees for people bringing tractors to show. Spectator admission is
$8 on Saturday and $5 on Sunday or by in advance and get both days for $10.
Proceeds benefit the Poplar Grove Aviation Education Association, a 501c3
not-for-profit, by funding free Outreach Programs to area schools and annual
scholarships awarded to students seeking degrees and certifications in the
Aviation and Automotive Industries..
The lawn and garden tractors can start showing up as early as 9am on Saturday
20th and can stay until Sunday if they wish. All makes and models of lawn and
garden tractors and equipment are welcome. Colt, Case, Ingersoll, Gravely, Wheel
Horse, Cub Cadet, John Deere, etc. Any two wheel tractors. Anyone that has
attachments they want to bring and play with in the dirt are welcome. Were going
to try and do the plowing, tilling, discing, etc. Saturday afternoon. Anyone
that wants to bring a loader backhoe will have the opportunity to dig holes.
There is overnight security provided.
This is a big show with a lot of things going on.
-Lawn and Garden Tractors (bring your plows, tillers, discs, etc if you want to
the dirt as well as swap).
-Live Music starting at 4:30- Missin Links and The Blooze Brothers.
Beer Tent and Food
-Car Cruise Night
-Hot Air Balloon Launch- weather permitting
Lawn and Garden Tractors and swap
-Kids Tent, Petting Zoo and Rides
-Tractor Pulls, NASCAR Simulator
-WGN's Orion Samuelson, Vintage Cars
-Beer Tent, Food, Vendor Tents
-Live Music from 1 to 5pm
Bring your EZ-UP Tents for shade.
Anyone showing tractors can buy sell or trade.
We have a Mystery Guest pertaining to the Case Ingersoll Tractors that is
suppose to be at the show. A little history here. Anyone that is into the Case
Ingersoll tractors may want to be at this years show and meet this individual.
Anyone needing hotel rooms need to try and book one quickly because the hotels
are filling up fast for this weekend. Hotels are about 10 minutes from the show.
There is also the Rock Cut State Park for anyone that wants to camp that is also
about 10 minutes from the show.
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Any questions feel free to contact me at [email protected]