Weingarten Picnic, Turn of The Century Farm Show and Steam Engine Expo

Enjoy a fun filled day of old-fashioned picnic events including live show demonstrations of the way farming was done at the beginning of the 20th Century. This show will have old fashion wheat binding, wheat threshing, log splitting, rock crushing, hay baling with stationary baler and much, much more.  A 1919 Nichols Shepard Steam Engine will be running and take part in these demonstrations, see video of engine being prepped for our show. 

Good old fashion fried chicken and kettle beef dinner will be served along with all the trimmings, we will have Bingo, Poker, Hay Rides, Children's rides, and many more picnic attractions throughout the day---something for everyone. Don't miss this opportunity to take a trip back in time and witness how things where done over a 100 years ago, there is no admission charge.

This event takes place Annually on the Last Sunday of July.

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Event Dates

7/31/2016 – 7/31/2016

Admission Fee (if any)


Ages Festival is Appropriate For

0 to 100

Accessibility Notes

Hanicapped accesible, shaded areas to watch the shows from, colling misters on site throughout the grounds.

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