Tri-State Gas Engine and Tractor show

Jay County

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Keith and I went to Jay County for the Tri-State Gas, Engine & Tractor Association Inc. show and saw so much more!  Connecting with Gyneth Ausburger Director of the Jay County Visitor & Tourism Bureau, she cooked up lots of fun plans. Before heading to Portland, we stopped at the Swiss Heritage Village in Berne, […]

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A Ride in a Bi-Plane over Portland

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This year was the 51st Tri State Gas & Engine Show in Portland, Indiana. At this massive show, I heard one young man say to another, “This is the largest show this side of the Mississippi!”  This year International Harvester was the featured tractor and while we were enjoying views of this show from the […]

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It was a culture shock for sure just recently off the plane from the beautiful tropical Puerto Vallarta to the Portland Indiana swap meet. I traded ocean breezes for chilly wind whipping my hair under the hood of my sweat shirt as I tried to keep warm. But I must say, everyplace has its beauty […]

The Portland Swap Meet and more!

For years I fought my husband on going to this show because I thought it was going to be nothing but trailer after trailer of antique tractor parts. I was wrong, there I said it, he was right! It is a great show with a flea market filled with yes, tractor parts, but also pottery, […]