Harvest Celebration

2014 Show Features Ford, Fordson and Ferguson Tractors and Maytag Engines!

We hope you will join us for the 2014 Harvest Celebration and Antique Tractor, Engine and Equipment Show at Powell Gardens on October 4-5! 

Saturday, October 4

9 a.m.-5 p.m.: 

  • Antique tractors, engines and equipment on display
  • Show-Me Gourd Society exhibit
  • Alpaca exhibit and wool weaving demonstrations by Rockwell Crafts & Critters
  • Kettle corn, apple butter, cider press and more 
  • Family games 
  • Scarecrow exhibit

10 a.m. Tractor Skill Games 

10 a.m.-4 p.m.: 

  • Barrel train rides 
  • Hayrides
  • Pumpkin painting ($5) 
  • Face painting ($2) 

1:30 p.m. Pedal tractor pull for kids (no entry fee required) 

2-4 p.m. Missouri Barn Concert by The Knobtown Stragglers

3:30 p.m. Parade of Power 

5 p.m. Brisket Dinner by Lone Jack Boy Scout Troop 33 in the Missouri Barn ($6.50 per person) 

Sunday, October 5

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

  • Antique tractors, engines and equipment on display
  • Alpaca exhibit and wool weaving demonstrations by Rockwell Crafts & Critters
  • Kettle corn, apple butter, cider press and more 
  • Family games 
  • Scarecrow exhibit

9 a.m.-3 p.m. Show-Me Gourd Society exhibit 

10 a.m.-4 p.m.: 

  • Barrel train rides 
  • Hayrides
  • Pumpkin painting ($5) 
  • Face painting ($2) 

Garden Chef Series Cooking Demonstrations: 

1:30 p.m. Pedal tractor pull for kids (no entry fee required)

3:30 p.m. Parade of Power 

Admission 

Friday, Oct. 3—Regular Garden admission: $10/adults, $9/seniors, $4/children ages 5-12

Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 4-5—Festival admission: $12/adults, $10/seniors, $5/children ages 5-12

Coming more than one day? Save money by purchasing a three-day pass for $15!

2015 Show Featured Brands 

The 2015 Antique Tractor, Engine & Equipment show will feature John Deere tractors, Witte hit-and-miss engines, and farm and road trucks. Check back for details this winter. 

How to Register 

Do you own an antique tractor, engine or other ag equipment? Join us as an exhibitor. Complete the exhibitor registration form and send it to Karen Case. Call us at 816-697-2600 x208 or x236 or email us for more information. 

At check-in, exhibitors will receive two wristbands (one for the exhibitor and one for a guest) good for re-entry to the show throughout the weekend, signs for all entries registered in advance and a show button (limit one per exhibitor).

When you check in, please tell us if you would like to attend the brisket dinner at 5 p.m. Lone Jack Boy Scout Troop 33 is preparing a fantastic dinner of smoked brisket, beans and lemonade for just $6.50 per person. All proceeds benefit the scout troop. We invite all exhibitors and vendors to enjoy an evening meal with friends while supporting a great cause.  

The grounds feature locked gates and on-site security. Primitive camping is available to vendors and exhibitors. See below for nearby accommodations. 

Lodging

Looking for a place to stay during the Harvest Celebration & Antique Tractor, Engine & Equipment Show? Check the following for lodging options:

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