Macon Flywheel and Collectible Reunion

| July 24, 2013
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The Macon County Flywheel and Collectible Club will host their 33rd Annual Old Time Flywheel Reunion July 25th through July 27th. The three day event is being held at the Macon County Fairgrounds in Macon, MO.  Ticket are priced at $10 and that covers your entry fee through the gate. The groups President Danny Primm says this is a family oriented event and there’s something for everyone.

The carnival starts Wednesday night at 5 p.m. Tickets for the rides will be separate from your entry fee.

There will be 40 John Deere tractors auctioned on Thursday at the 17th Annual Antique Machinery Auction.

“We are kind of a historical group. In that we have attempted the last 33 years to preserve our agricultural roots.” Said Primm. “We display a lot of things in our museums that aren’t exactly agriculture related, but they are collectible items. Everything from salt and pepper shakers, refrigerators and stoves and other furniture, clothing, you name it and it’s collected.”

There will be plenty of home cooking going on in air conditioned facilities. No alcohol permitted on the fairgrounds to ensure this remains a fun family event.

To hear more from KMZU’s Mandy Young and Macon County Flywheel and Collector Club President, Danny Primm click below:

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Several activities are planned for this weekend. To see the full schedule visit

Wednesday-July 24:

5 p.m.-Carnival opens

Thursday-July 25:

10 a.m.-17th Annual Antique Machinery Auction

5 p.m.-Bingo starts

5:30 p.m.-Registration for Baby Show at the Expo Center (Birth to 36 months)

6 p.m.-Baby Show starts

7:30 p.m.-Little Mr. and Miss Contest at the Expo Center (3-6 years)

Friday-July 26:

All Day-Historical scenes of Macon on Modern Media by Bill Franke will be on display in the Expo Center

All Day-Model trains will be on display at the Floral Hall “HO and O Gauge”

9 a.m.-Tractor game at the Grandstands

11 a.m.-Parade and Anvil Shoot at the Grandstands

1 p.m.-Bingo in the big tent

1:30 p.m.-Tractor cruise

6 p.m.-Farm Team Horse Pull at the Grandstands

7 p.m.-Polston Family Music Show in the Expo Center

8 p.m.-Draft Horse Pull at the Grandstands

Saturday-July 27:

All Day-Model trains will be on display at the Floral Hall “HO and O Gauge”

11 a.m.-Tractor Games at the Grandstands

11 a.m.-Antique Car Show East of the Grandstands

11:30 a.m.-Exhibitor Tractor Pull and Garden Tractor Pull registration

1 p.m.- Exhibitor Tractor Pull and Garden Tractor Pull

1 p.m.-11:59 p.m.-Bingo in the big tent

2 p.m.-Straw Scramble at the East Shelter House

3 p.m.-Pedal Tractor Pull Registration

4 p.m.-Pedal Tractor Pull starts

5 p.m.-Parade and Anvil Shoot at the Grandstands

5 p.m.-7 p.m.-Ham and Bean Supper at the Service Station Shelter House

6 p.m.-Stock Pick-up Truck pull at the Grandstands

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