Loaded for Land of Lincoln Tractor show and drive
Ready to roll for the Land of Lincoln Expo hosted by the Macoupin County Agricultural Antique Association. This weekend, is it! The show is coming to Carlinville, Illinois and along with the tractor show, there is also going to be an antique tractor drive on historic Route 66.
Tractors are already lining up at the show that will take place at the Macoupin County Fairgrounds in Carlinville, Illinois. Set takes place with set up on today June 15, 2016 from 8 -5. The show runs over the weekend and wraps up on Sunday afternoon after the 3:00 Parade of Power. All makes and models from original to restored are welcome to the Land of Lincoln Expo.
Join us for Tractor Parade & Rib Cook off! A safety meeting for the tractor drive takes place at 8:00 a.m. then we hit the road. On Saturday June 17, 2017, enjoy the square in Girard, where we will take pictures of tractors at this Route 66 town. Plan to stop by Doc’s Drug Store for a soda and to check out the Pharmacy Museum!
We already have our bibs ready for when we arrive back at the show; we are planning to enjoy the Rib and Brisket Cook-Off with sampling from noon to 5.
The tractor drive takes take place along historic Route 66and will cover parts of the two-lane historic Route 66 between Carlinville and Girard, Illinois.
If you need last minute information, call Lynn Huyear at 217-825-7154 or Keith Ladage at 217-971-5917.
There will be tractors, vendors, food and fun, hope we see you there!