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42nd ANNUAL PIERCE OLD TIME THRESHING BEE

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 - TRACTOR DRIVE

The 11th annual tractor drive will be Friday, September 7th at 12:00 p.m. starting at

the Pierce County Fairgrounds in Pierce. 

Drive will be about 50 miles to Green Line Equipment in Plainview.

Lunch will be available before the drive.

The drive will return to the fairgrounds where supper will be available for anyone interested. 

This drive is for all brands of tractors.


SATURDAY, September 8, 2018

FREE ADMISSION

Gates open at 8 a.m. rain or shine

EXHIBITOR HOURS Saturday 9-5

Parking inside and outside of fairgrounds with shuttle provided

 

FFA district tractor driving contest - 8:00 a.m.

Antique Auction – 9:00 a.m.

Equipment, vehicles, household, tools, toys, dishes, jewelry, collectibles etc.

By Ed Huwaldt Auction Service

Phone 402-337-0784

Early consignments will be advertised. Consignments will be excepted Friday afternoon and early Friday evening.


1:30 - 4:00 Finn Pony rides

Parade of Power – 2:00 p.m.

National Anthem - 

Flag Raising by Girl Scouts

6:00 Buffet Super at Pierce County Fair Grounds Pavillion

Featured Speakers - Jack Beck and George Braaksma

To attend banquet make reservations at registration building by 2:00 pm Saturday

 

SUNDAY, September 10, 2017

FREE ADMISSION

Gates open at 8 a.m. rain or shine

EXHIBITOR HOURS Sunday 9-4:30 

Parking inside fairgrounds with shuttle

Church Service 9 a.m.

  

Old Time Music 10:30 – 12:00 Leroy Hollman of Verdigre, NE


1:30 - 4:00 Finn Pony rides


Parade of Power – 1:30 p.m.

National Anthem by PHS Band

Flag Razing by Boy Scouts

Children’s Money Scramble after parade


Raffle Tractor 1952 John Deere 50




Tractor Raffle Drawing 3:00 p.m. Sunday

Now with a consolation prize John Deere pedal tractor


Christ Lutheran Church serving breakfast and lunch both days

Food stand and vendors on grounds daily

Sponsor Raffle drawings throughout the day both days


DEMONSTRATIONS & DISPLAYS (both days rain or shine)

Oats threshing

Wire tie baling

Dyno Testing of Tractors

Stationary Engines

FFA Tractor Driving Contest Saturday

Rodger Hiebenthal Blacksmith

Antique Cars and Trucks

Dog Penning demonstration and training clinic 

 Hand Corn Shelling

Tractor Driving Contest

Flea Marketers

Pierce Historical Museum Displays

Corn-husk Doll Making - Children

Embroidery Classes - Children

Indian Corn Picking - Children

Potato Digging - Children

Barrel Train Rides - Children

Much More

 

Pierce County Fairgrounds
Pierce, Nebraska

Pierce is located just 20 minutes Northwest of
Norfolk, Nebraska on Highway 13

 

For More Information Call:
Elwood & Marilyn Meier at 402-329-4245
Mike Kroupa at 402-329-6929

Web site by

John Schoenauer 402-860-5104

e-mail: johnschoenauer@q.com

 

 

Web Site by

John Schoenauer johnschoenauer@q.com

 

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