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Becker County Fair Tractor Drive Rendezvous 2020
Join us for the 10th annual Becker County Fair Tractor Parade to the fair.
This years feature tractor will be MASSEY-HARRIS.
The tractor parade will be August 1st, Saturday , 8:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. Leaving Adkin’s equipment, north on County Road 21, Richwood Road, Detroit Lakes.
There will be a pancake and sausage breakfast for participants, support people and registered individuals at Adkin’s dealership at 9:00 A.M. Registration for parade and breakfast is $5.00/person
The parking area at Adkin’s equipment will be open at 7:30 A.M. Tractors may be brought to Adkin’s on Friday and stored in the equipment yard. There is a loading dock available.
Drivers and Tractors should be there by 10:00 A.M. The parade will leave Adkin’s at 10:30 A.M.
The route will be south on Richwood Road to Roosevelt Ave and turn west on Willow Street to Rossman Avenue and then to the fairgrounds. The tractors will return on the same route at approx. 2:00 p.m. Some tractors may stop at the directed nursing homes on the return trip.
We are planning to have a toy tractor and machinery display, during breakfast at Adkin’s and are looking for participants to display their collections under the owners supervision. Display tables will be provided.
The Becker County 4-H will be selling dinner at the 4-H food booth on the fairgrounds.
Entry forms and information will be sent to past participants and new participants may sign up that morning at Adkin’s equipment or contact Ken Shroyer 218-847-2674 or Norman Danielson at 218-375-4101 to have information sent to you.
Tractors of all ages and sizes with a minimum speed of 6-7 mph with rubber tires are welcome.
Registration fee for tractor and driver is $5.00 with $2.00 going for the fair armband for admission.
No riders other than driver on the tractor, unless tractor is equipped with belted observer seat.
Tractors must meet the Minnesota public road travel regulations.
Tractors should have information sheets that can be posted on the tractor at the fairgrounds.
Entry forms will have a liability waiver form to be signed by driver.
Contact Norman Danielson – 218-375-4101 or Ken Shroyer 218-847-2674 H or 218-849-5596 C