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47th Annual Donnelly Threshing Bee begins Saturday

The 47th annual Donnelly Threshing Bee will feature Oliver tractors and implements.

The 47th Annual Donnelly Threshing Bee will be held today and tomorrow.

Here is the schedule for Saturday's events:

7:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast: Served in the steel building.

8:30 a.m. Softball Tournament Registration

9:00 a.m. Softball Tournament

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Antique Tractor Pull registration and Weigh-in: Contact Greg Greiner or Barry Gades


11:30 a.m. Kiddie Parade: line up at west gate

1:30 p.m. Kiddie Tractor Pull: Near the big top tent; Ages 4 & under; 5-6; 7-8

2:00 p.m. Antique Tractor Pull

7:00 p.m Coronation on the Depot stage

8:00 p.m. - 12:00 am Dance at Donnelly Hall; Featuring band "Pure Country"

Here is Sunday's schedule:

Sunday, August 26

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Open Air Church Service (under big top tent) with music by Tom and Pearl Homing of Chokio

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Classic Car Show Registration at Aanerud Field

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Classic Car Show

1:30 p.m. Big Parade with Machinery Parade

2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Silent Auction

2:45 p.m. Classic Car Show Awards and the parade winners will be announced

3:00 p.m. Horse Pulling Contest, Pony Pull first followed by Horse Pull

4:00 p.m. Cash Prizes and Toy Tractor; Drawing at Depot (following horse pull)