Saturday, June 5th Events

All events are at the RVC/Library area unless otherwise indicated, and are subject to change depending on the COVID restrictions at the time.  Remember to wear a mask and social distanced as required by the current regulations.

Historical Museum on HWY 72 is open at 9:00 – 4:00 and you never know what you will find out about the history of the area.

Antique Tractor / Engine Show at 9-dusk on the north side of the Bertolet Memorial Library (see Tractor Events page)

RVC Committee invites you to join them at their Beer Garden where you can buy a beer for $3.  They will be open 10:00 am – 10:00 pm.  This will be at the RVC Concession Stand.  **The Tractor Pull appreciates all donations, as you will be close enough to watch.**

RVC Cornbag Tournament starts at 12:00pm; $40 per team; 2 person teams.  This is a double elimination tournament.  Please bring your own bags.  This will be outside at the Beer Garden, unless it rains.  Cash prizes.  Registration at 11:00 am at the RVC Beer Garden.  Any questions, contact Nick Zellers at 815-275-4671.Cornbags

There will be a variety of food available for everyone at the Tractor Pulls:

Leaf River Fire Department will be serving Brats, Hot Dogs, Popcorn, Pop and Water

The Leaf River United Methodist Church will be serving Italian Beef Sandwiches, chips, pop, Gatorade and water at 11:00 – 4:00.

The Busy Beavers 4-H Club will be serving your favorite dessert — ice cream.

The Ogle County Pork Producers will be grilling their delicious pork chops, starting at 4:00 pm.  The Leaf River United Methodist Church will serve the pork chop sandwiches, chips and pop until the tractor pull ends.

And we can’t forget about the kids —

FREE Games for Kids at 11:00 – 1:00, sponsored by the Leaf River Lions Club.  Fun games with prizes. This will be near the Library.

FREE for kids at 11:00 – 1:00 – Barrel Wagon Rides by Ken. This will be near the Library.

Make your way to the track before 11:30 to see the Antique Tractor Parade before the FFA Alumni Tractor & Truck Pulls.

FFA Alumni Tractor & Truck Pulls begin at 12:00; Donations are appreciated!! (see Tractor Events page)

  • 12:00 Antique Class
  • 2:00 Farm Class
  • 4:00 Diesel & Street Truck Pulls