The Florida Flywheelers invite you to our 31th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor "Swap Meet". January 17,18,19,20,2018. Vendors, exhibitors and campers will only be allowed on the grounds one week in advance of this “event”, 8am to 6pm. so arrive early for a prime location. **NOTICE** The vendor, exhibitor & camping gates will be closed between the hours of 9:00 A.M. until 4:00 P.M. each day during the “show” NO VEHICLES WILL BE ALLOWED IN - OUT OR DRIVING AROUND AT THIS TIME due to congestion & safety reasons. So please come before 9am or after 4pm to enter or leave the show grounds and plan accordingly. Public walk in & golf cart gates will be open all day during the show. Spectator 1 day event pass $10.00, 4 day pass $30.00.
VISIT OUR OLD TIME VILLAGE
. Our antique village now has over 70 permanent buildings, each one has interesting exhibits. Cabins, Barns, Church, Print Shop, Mercantile, Sawmill, Garages, Blacksmith, Schoolhouse, Hardware Store, Woodworking Shop, Stables, Slaughterhouse, Old Jail, Firehouse, Antique Used Car Lot, Gas Stations, Grape Harvester Building, Saloon, Tractor Dealerships and more !!! Other events include, antique tractor pulls, antique tractor parades, crafts, flea market, antique automobile parades, old fire house, Agriculture Museum, kid’s petal tractor pulls, Model “T” Ford put-together, Homemade Ice Cream and great food as well as engines & tractors on display and for sale.
GIANT SNOW ENGINE
. The 60 foot long, 100 ton, twin tandem, 1914 Snow Engine will be cranked up and run a couple of times a day. A fully operational saw mill, which is used to supply most of the club’s lumber requirements, runs daily. Our 150 horse power Fairbanks Diesel will be cranked up and run a couple times a day. More antique engines have been added to the clubs large engine building.
374 acre club grounds is near Fort Meade, Florida. Click on the web site below for more information and driving directions or Google map directions from address below. DON'T FORGET TO STOP AT OUR GIFT SHOP.
GOLF CART INFORMATION
. Golf cart rental available at our shows from: Mid Florida Golf Cars 386-736-0112 or 800-385-1385 www.midfloridagolfcars.com
Florida Flywheelers 7000 Avon Park Cutoff Road Fort Meade, Florida 33841 http://www.floridaflywheelers.org
WE ARE NOT A CAMPGROUND! However, we do provide accommodations one week prior to our 3 shows. The cost for these spaces are $25 per night. Space is limited so arrive early. We also have Dry accommodations available and the cost for these are $15 per night. You may check in one week prior to the show starting and must check out the Sunday morning after the show. You may run your generator 24 hours a day in the dry accommodation area only!!
We do have an outside vendor with a septic truck on the grounds during the 4 days of the show. We have notification/payment drop boxes located throughout the accommodation area for the septic service. There is a charge for this service. The cost of your accommodation does not include your cost into the show. Show fees are: $7.00 per person per day or you may purchase a 4 day pass for $21.. Children under 12 are free. We also allow you to bring a golf cart, lawn tractor, or any other contraption to use for personal transportation on our grounds (MAXIMUM WIDTH 60 INCHES)
. This fee is $5 per day. Remember that if you rent a golf cart from the vendor you still have to pay $5 to use on the grounds. This fee is not collected by the golf cart vendor! There is no fee for display, exhibit vehicles or wheelchairs.
We love pets too!! But, we ask that if you do bring your pet, it must be LEASHED AT ALL TIMES and we ask that YOU PICK UP THE POOP THAT YOUR PET LEAVES & DISCARD IT.
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There are 5 Stakkers attending this event: