Nowthen Threshing Show celebrates history

by Kelly Johnson

Special to the Star News

Ford tractors started the parade of power.Photo by Kelly Johnson

Ford tractors started the parade of power.Photo by Kelly Johnson

A celebration of history and farming was held last weekend in Nowthen.

The annual Nowthen Threshing Show was held Aug. 17 through 19.

This year’s featured items included Ford and Fordson tractors and cars and Fuller & Johnson gas engines.

Visitors could get an up-close look at steam engines on displayJohn Kramer shows a bear skin to a visitor at the Wapiti Historical Rendezvous booth. The historical re-enactment is set for Sept. 21 through 23 at the Nowthen Threshing Show grounds.Photo by Kelly Johnson

Visitors could get an up-close look at steam engines on displayJohn Kramer shows a bear skin to a visitor at the Wapiti Historical Rendezvous booth. The historical re-enactment is set for Sept. 21 through 23 at the Nowthen Threshing Show grounds.Photo by Kelly Johnson

John Kramer shows a bear skin to a visitor at the Wapiti Historical Rendezvous booth. The historical re-enactment is set for Sept. 21 through 23 at the Nowthen Threshing Show grounds.Photo by Kelly Johnson

John Kramer shows a bear skin to a visitor at the Wapiti Historical Rendezvous booth. The historical re-enactment is set for Sept. 21 through 23 at the Nowthen Threshing Show grounds.Photo by Kelly Johnson

There was music, activities and a daily parade of power, providing entertainment for young and old alike.

The Nowthen Threshing Show is held annual the third full weekend in August and is presented by the

This tractor was one of the first in the parade of power Friday.Photo by Kelly Johnson

This tractor was one of the first in the parade of power Friday.Photo by Kelly Johnson

Nowthen Historcial Power Association.

For more information, visit www.nowthenthreshing.com.

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