Annual Thresheree set for July 27-29
The Town of Unionville grounds features a church, school, bank, fire and police station, Unionville Saloon, tractor repair shop, barbershop, post office, print shop, blacksmith shop, general store, show shop sawmill and a water powered feed mill.
One of the highlights of the weekend will be the National Antique Tractor Pull on Saturday at 11 a.m. There will be a Kiddie Tractor Pull Saturday morning.
Sunday's highlight will be a parade at 11:30 a.m.
Demonstrations held at the Thresheree include: Big Fairbanks-Morse engines running, cutting corn, thrashing grain, baling, rock crushing, shelling and grinding corn, plowing, sawing logs and shingles, silo filling and Blacksmith.
Weekend displays include: Antique steam engines and gas tractors, gas engines, oil pulls, blacksmith shop, old log houses, old farm machinery exhibits and Farm Machinery Museum.
Vendors will be setup throughout the weekend and there will be a Flea Market.
There will be music each day. Big Back Yard will be playing Friday evening, featuring modern country music. Featuring country and rock music, Cottonmouth will be playing at the dance at 8 p.m. on Saturday. Roger's Jolly Dutchmen will be playing polka music on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m.
The grounds open at 9 a.m. on Friday and 7 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
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