Major County show

Plenty of history will be on display at the Major County Historical Society in Fairview the weekend of Sept. 23-24. (Photo provided)

The 26th National Two-Cylinder Show and the 31st Major County Historical Society Threshing Bee is coming to Fairview on Sept. 23-24.

On Sept. 23 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sept. 24 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. a number of family friendly events are taking place on the Major County Historical Society grounds located one and a half miles east of Fairview on Highway 58,

Events, exhibits and special demonstrations range from anvil shooting to ropemaking to a Lego train exhibit and parade are scheduled both days.

Also check out the working demonstrations including plowing, threshing, binding and corn shelling among others.

The weekend includes arts and crafts, a toy show and swap meet.

There is also a drawing for a 2016 International Harvest Farmall A tractor.

The Major County Historical Society encourages tours of the Sand Creek Heritage Museum, pioneer school, and veteran's memorial.

Admission is $7 per person with special senior and kid discounts available.

Here is the schedule

Friday, Sept. 23

8:30 a.m. - registration

10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - tractor games

Noon - Parade

1:30 p.m. - Field demonstrations

Saturday, Sept. 24

9 a.m. - Parade to Fairview Fellowship Home

9 a.m. to noon - Tractor games and field demonstrations

Noon - parade

2:30 p.m. - Tractor pull and field demonstrations

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