SCHEDULE / PROGRAM OF EVENTS & REUNION SPONSORS

2017 Old Threshers Reunion Sponsors

Access Energy Cooperative

Americ Inn

Arbor Court

Beck's

Big Ten Rentals - Iowa City

 

Blockbuster Inc

Broeker Photography

Community 1st Credit Union

 

Farm Collector, Gas Engine, Magazines

George's Lawnmower

HyVee Food Store

Ideal Ready Mix

J&M Displays - Yarmouth

KILJ Radio

KRKN Radio

Kinney & Sons Excavating

Moutrie Trucking

Mt. Pleasant Electric

Mt. Pleasant Utilities

Nelson Electric - Muscatine

Orscheln Farm & Home Supply

Innovairre

Pilot Grove Savings Bank

Quality Equipment Inc

Refreshment Services Pepsi of Burlington

Sinclair Tractor - John Deere

Steniner Tractor Parts

American Ordnance

Signs and Designs

Merschman Seeds

Triple 777 Trucking

PepStop / PepGas

Wesley Barton Construction

Agri-Center

Windstream Communications

Sutton Construction

101.7 The Bull

Big Country 103.1

 

THANK YOU TO ALL THE WONDERFUL SPONSORS!
 


*SPECIAL EVENTS*

Harvest Day Parade on Wednesday in down town Mount Pleasant
Free Concert at Grandstand on Wednesday Evening with a Multi-day purchase
Toby & Susie Play at Theatre Museum
Tractor Games on Thursday
Steam Engine and Tractor Pull in front of Grandstand on Friday and Saturdays
Sweet 16 Crowning on Sunday
Cavalcade of Power Parade Daily in front of Grandstand
 

*DAILY ACTIVITIES*

(This is a condensed list to give you an idea of the activities that happen daily)

Antique Building – Antiques for sale
Antique Car and Truck Buildings
Antique Car Building
Campground - Prairie Gem Church - Old Fashioned Service, Hymn Singing & Gospel Preaching
Carousel Pavilion – Ride the Smile Machine
Demonstration Area West of Tractors – Steam Threshing
Gas Engine Area - Rock Crushing Demonstration
GRANDSTAND - CAVALCADE OF POWER
Grandstand – IOWA HIGHWAY PATROL & DNR
Horse Area – Horse Barn Tours
Kids Area – Drive A Tractor, Kids Entertainment & more
Log Village - Barn - Draft Horse Parade of Breeds
Log Village - by Candlelight with Old Time Music
Log Village - Oak Ridge School Begins with Flag Ceremony
Log Village - Professor Farquar’s “Great American Medicine Show” & Polecat Annie
Log Village - Professor Farquar’s “Great American Medicine Show”
MCRR – History Slide Show – Museum and Richard E. Oetken RR Education Center
MCRR – Red Caboose Gift Shop
Model Traction Steam Area – Sawmill Operating
Model Traction Steam Area - Scale Model Sawmill Operating
Museum A - East End - Corliss Engine Lecture & Demonstration
Museum A - East End - Fairbanks Morse Diesel Generator Starting
Museum A - East End - Page Dragline Diesel Engine Starting
Museum A - East End - Page Dragline Diesel Generator Starting
Museum A – Foundation Room – Antique Doll Exhibit
Museum A & B – Fine Arts & Crafts for sale
Museum B - Marvin Mill Demonstration
Museum B – Printers' Hall - Printing Press Demonstrations
North Village - Center Chapel - Grandstand Choir Practice
North Village – Cowboy Poet & Chuck Wagon Cook
North Village - General Store - Souvenirs of Old Threshers, Candy, Pickles on a Stick, etc
North Village - Golden Slipper Saloon – Shotgun Wedding
North Village - Golden Slipper Saloon - Singing, Dancing & Comedy
North Village - Jail - O. T. Smokin’ Gunslingers
North Village – Judy’s Quilts – Treadle Sewing Machine Demo.
North Village - OT Smokin’ Gunslingers American West Show
North Village - Pleasant Lawn School - Sing-a-long
North Village - Pleasant Lawn School - Spelling Bee Grades 1 - 3 followed by 4 - 7
North Village - Pleasant Lawn School - Spelling Bee Grades 8 - 12 followed by Adult
North Village Blacksmith Shop - Blacksmithing Demonstration
Outside Museum A (East End) - Sorghum Mill - Horses & Steam Power - Pressing Cane
Theatre Museum
Theatre Museum – Toby & Susie Play
Traction Steam – Steam Engine Games
Traction Steam - Veneer Mill in Operation with Gas Tractors
Traction Steam Area - Boiler & Steam Cylinder Explanation
Traction Steam Area - Full Scale Sawmill in Operation
Traction Steam Area - Shingle Mill Operating
Traction Steam Area – Steam Engine Pull
Traction Steam Area - Veneer Mill in Operation
Tractor Area - Belt Driven Dynamometer
West of Grandstand - Horse Area - Harnessing Demonstration
West of Tractors – Horse Area – Horse Powered Saw Mill
West of Tractors – Horse Area – Horse Powered Well Drilling
West of Tractors - Horse Power Baling, Stump Puller, Grinder & Corn Shelling
West of Tractors - Horse Power Threshing
West of Tractors - Horse Power Treadmill
West of Tractors – Steam Powered Threshing
West of Tractors – Steam Powered Threshing
West of Tractors - Traction Steam - Prony Brake & Baker Fan in Motion
West of Tractors – Traction Steam Spark Show
West of Tractors - Tractor Area - Corn Sheller

 

 

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