Saturday, June 4th Events

All events are at the RVC/Library area unless otherwise indicated, and are subject to change

Historical Museum on HWY 72 is open at 8:00 – 5:00 and you never know what you will find out about the history of the area. They will have a bake sale and quilt raffle so don’t forget to stop as you get into town.

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

Lions Car Show returns this year starting at 9:00 am.  The winners will be announced at 2:00 pm.  Come and stroll through the car show.

Merry Martha Club Quilt & Mystery Raffles will be near the Bertolet Memorial Library so get your tickets for these and support the many community projects that they sponsor.

There will be a variety of food available near the Bertolet Memorial Library and RVC Tractor Pull track:

Near the Bertolet Memorial Library at 10:00-10:00:

Louisiana Snowballs and Custer’s Last Stand will be serving snow cones in any flavor and a variety of food from their food trailers.

Near the RVC Tractor Pull Track at 11:00 – 9:00:

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

Leaf River Fire Department will be serving Brats, Hot Dogs, Chips, 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 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.

Moose Truck will be serving hamburgers, sloppy joes, corn dogs, fries, cheesy fries, onion rings, pop and water.

Crazy Cajun will have a variety of Cajun food.

And we can’t forget about the kids —

FREE Games for Kids at 10:00 – 1:00, sponsored by the Leaf River Lions Club.  Fun games with prizes, face painting, helium balloons and barrel wagon rides by Kenny. This will be near the Bertolet Memorial Library.

FREE Activities for kids at 11:00 – 3:00 at Sparky’s Kid Zone at the LR Fire Station.  Sponsored by LR Baptist Church, JoEng Farms and Fibbers.

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; $15 admission at gate (see Tractor Events page)

  • 12:00 Antique Class
  • 2:00 Farm Class
  • 4:00 Diesel & Street Truck Pulls
  • 7:00 BADGER STATE TRACTOR PULLS