Celebrate our heritage
The St. Croix Valley Collectors Association will hold its 29th annual Barn Dance & Threshing Bee and Tractor Pull Aug. 16-17 at the Village Park in Roberts
- Music by Trigger Happy starts at 7 p.m. in Village Park (312 Park St.)
- Threshing and exhibits begin at 10 a.m.
- Pedal Pull for kids and adults kicks off at 10:30 a.m.
- Registration begins at 11 a.m. for St. Croix Valley Pullers. Entry fee is $25 for all classes. Classes include Antique (1957 and older, weights 2,500-7,000 pounds); Classic (1972 and older, weights 3,500-9,500 pounds); Improved (1957 and older, weights 4,500-6,000 pounds); and Power Puff (4,500 pounds 3 mph.) All pullers are welcome.
For contact and payout information, call Pete Lubich at 715-425-1367; Mike Lubich at 715-425-8430; or Steve “Tiny” Nichols at 715-308-0612. For tractor rules, visit RobertsLions.com.
- Root beer floats with homemade ice cream, pork sandwiches and sweet corn will be served at noon. Bring a dish to pass.
- Parade at 2 p.m. The Slow Tractor Race will follow the parade.
Everyone is encouraged to bring a dish to pass, items to display and a story to tell. To join the club or for more information, contact Pete Lubich at 715-425-1367 or Ron DeCoux at 715-425-1041 or firstname.lastname@example.org.