Steam, gas engine show features oddballs, Maytag


SAEGERTOWN, PA. – The Northwestern Pa. Steam and Gas Engine Show, July 20-22, will spotlight “Odd Balls and Orphans” along with Maytag engines and equipment.

The show features a chain saw sculpture, antique tractors, oil well engines, antique cars and trucks, shingle mill, rock crusher, gas engines, steam engines, antique sawmill, daily threshing demonstrations and models.

More than engines.

A large flea market is held during the show. This year’s event also features miniature horses, donkeys, and a mule show demonstration all three days from 10-11 a.m.

Country and gospel music entertainment includes the Sunshine Band Friday and Saturday from noon until 2 p.m.; Grass Fire, Friday and Saturday 2-4 p.m.; the Peterman Family Singers, Friday and Saturday 5-7 p.m.; and the Pioneer Barn Band will start at 7 p.m.

The Smith Family Singers will perform Sunday from noon to 1 p.m.

Church services are Sunday at 9 a.m. with Dan Schall.

Kiddie pedal tractor pulls are Saturday afternoon following the parade. Parades are held Friday and Saturday at 1 p.m.; Sunday at noon.

Antique tractor pulls Saturday and Sunday are for exhibitors only.


Admission is $3 per adult per day; under 12 free; senior citizens, $2 on Friday. Exhibitors admitted free. There is primitive camping available.

Handicap parking is available and shuttle wagons run from the parking area.

The show grounds are off Interstate 79, Exit 37, one-quarter mile west on State route 198.

For more information call Todd Zuck, 814-474-1004, or for flea market call Peggy Buterbaugh 814-866-2064.


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