2017 Show – September 23 & 24

This is our 57th Annual show.

NEW DATES!! Last Saturday and Sunday in September.

2017 Feature: John Deere!

John Deere Tractors

$10 Button at the gate is your admission for the entire weekend! High school and under are FREE!

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Back this year is MUTTON BUSTING for the kids at 11 AM on Saturday!

Special Friday events:

  • 9 AM: Tractor Trek.  This runs from Makoti to Ryder and back. For more information or to register, call Marvin Franklin (701-743-4278).
  • 5:30-9 PM: Makoti Development Co Steak Fry at the K-Bar

Special Saturday Events:

  • Children’s Story Hour  at the Schoolhouse (after parade)
  • 3 PM: Pickup Pull
  • 3 PM: Kiddie Pedal Pull (sign up at the information booth)
  • 5 PM: Giant Pumpkin Judging (by John Deere Building)
  • 6 PM: Live Music and Entertainment
  • 5-7:30 PM: Spaghetti Supper at the Makoti Senior Center

Special Sunday Events:

  • 7-10 AM: Threshers’ Pancake Breakfast at the Makoti Senior Center
  • 9:30 & 10:30 AM: Church Services at the Pioneer Village
  • Kiddie Parade!
  • World Championship John Deere Show Race (after parade)
  • 3:00 PM: Antique Tractor Pull
  • 2-4 PM: Lenny the Clown & Magic Show (John Deere Building)
  • 4 PM: Raffle Drawings

Schedule for Both Days:

  • Stationary Engine Display
  • ND’s Largest Crawler Collection on Display
  • Indoor Flea Market
  • 10 AM: Mucker (Road Building) Demonstration (on the “South 40”)
  • 11 AM: Plowing Demonstration (on the “South 40”)
  • 11 AM: Mutton Busting for the kids (65 lb rider limit)
  • 1 PM: Giant Parade
  • Backseat Driver Lawnmower Obstacle Course
  • Pioneer Village
  • Bessie Bingo
  • Threshing
  • Saw Mill in Operation
  • Antique Power Log Saw
  • Food Served all Day!
  • Giant Pumpkin Display & Silent Auction (John Deere Building)
  • Neil Larson Collectibles (Uptown)
  • Souvenir Sales
  • 3 PM: Kids Bike Drawing
  • Tractor Teeter Totter
  • Antique Shingle Making
  • Antique Corn Sheller Station

FREE Parking with Handicapped Parking on Parade Route.

For flea market information, call (701) 726-5729; (701) 240-4449

Room for campers on the grounds, $15 for electrical hookup.
Showers and bathrooms on grounds.
For camping reservations, call Bob at (701) 497-3762 or (701) 898-1184.
Motels available in Minot, New Town, Garrison or Parshall.