Athens – The 40th edition of the Athens’ Farmersville Exhibition (Steam Fair) is being held this Friday, July 19th to Sunday, July 21st at the Centennial Park at Center 76.
Hosted by the Athens Lions Club, the fair will feature this year “Massy-anything” vintage tractors, trucks and equipment and all other makes.
The main events on Friday Evening are live music by Ralph & Brenda – Country Music from 6:30-9:00pm and new this year a Truck Pull Exhibition also starting at 6:30pm.
Saturday & Sunday Grounds Open 9:00am with Steam Engines in Operation; Shriners Breakfast; Vintage Machinery, Tack’s Toys, Cars, Trucks, Motor cycles, Chain Saws; Craft Fair; Mason’s Beef on a Bun & other Food Vendors; Festive Gardens under Special Occasion Permit and Children’s Amusements.
Special events on Saturday will be a Vintage Tractor Pull – 12:00 pm start (R&B)Ralph & Brenda Country, Music – (2-6 pm).
Special events on Sunday will include; Horse Draw – 11:00 am start; Country Music – (12-4 pm).
There is also on site Camping available.
General admission is $5.00 for Friday eve, $10.00/day or $15.00 for the weekend. Children under 12 yrs old free.
For Information Contact Exhibition Chair Peter Vanderlinden 613-498-7606.