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August 5 2017

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12:00 pm

50th Annual Western Illinois Threshers

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  50th Annual Western Illinois Threshers

August 4-6, 2017


1570 North County Road 900, Hamilton, Illinois

(2-1/2 miles north of Hamilton on Country Road 900) 


Family Fun, Free Parking, Thresher Food Stand and Other Food Vendors. 
Primitive Camping - $5.00 per weekend; primitive exhibitor camping free - 20 amp electricity - $5.00 per day: 30 amp electricity - $10.00 per day - phone 217-847-2259 for information. No bicycles allowed on grounds.

Golf carts & 4-­wheelers must obtain a permit from the Tractor Headquarters before operating on the grounds. (All drivers must be 16 or older.)
Pets must be on leashes at all times.

Daily Features:  Tractor Plowing, Steam Power Threshing, Pony Power Threshing, Straw Baling, Large & Small Sawmills, Corn Shelling, Stonemill Cornmeal Grinding, Blacksmithing, Rock Crushing, Gas Engines, Rail Handcar & Motorcar Display & Ride, Ladies Bazaar, Antique Household Items & Shop Tools, Quilting, Rug Weaving, Sheep Shearing, Woodworking, Crafts.

Grounds include Old Windmill, Schoolhouse, Log Cabins, TP&W Depots & Caboose, Grandstand, Museum Building, General Store, Print Shop, Blacksmith Shop, Post Office, Filling Station. Largest and most complete line of Gas Tractors, Cars, Trucks & Engines.


2:00 pm

The Duttons

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Another BRANSON LIVE! performance at The Legacy Theater! The Duttons are international touring and recording artists who perform bluegrass to classical and everything in between. Their show features a variety of instruments including violin, guitar, bass, viola, banjo, mandolin, keyboard, harmonica, and drums.  The Duttons have garnered awards and recognition in national fiddling contests, classical violin competitions, and as studio musicians.  In addition to their instrumental virtuosity, the Duttons are accomplished singers and dancers and have been recognized as superb vocal talents.  The Duttons were finalists on America's Got Talent in 2007.  Don't miss another great opportunity to see a Branson-style show right here in our region!  Tickets are $30/adult, $20/children under 12.  Group rate available of 20 or more.  Tickets available at www.ticsrus.com, Carson Motors, Nauvoo Mercantile, Keokuk Area Convention & Visitors Bureau or The Legacy Theater Box Office.  For more information, call (217) 357-9479 or visit www.thelegacytheater.com. 

The Legacy Theater Box Office

1160 Buchanan

Carthage, IL  62321

Open M-F 11:00 AM-1:00 PM 


7:00 pm

The Duttons

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Another BRANSON LIVE! performance at The Legacy Theater! The Duttons are international touring and recording artists who perform bluegrass to classical and everything in between. Their show features a variety of instruments including violin, guitar, bass, viola, banjo, mandolin, keyboard, harmonica, and drums.  The Duttons have garnered awards and recognition in national fiddling contests, classical violin competitions, and as studio musicians.  In addition to their instrumental virtuosity, the Duttons are accomplished singers and dancers and have been recognized as superb vocal talents.  The Duttons were finalists on America's Got Talent in 2007.  Don't miss another great opportunity to see a Branson-style show right here in our region!  Tickets are $30/adult and $20/children under 12.  Group rate of 20 or more also available.  Tickets available at www.ticsrus.com, Carson Motors, Nauvoo Mercantile, Keokuk Area Convention & Visitors Bureau or The Legacy Theater Box Office.  For more information, call (217) 357-9479 or visit www.thelegacytheater.com. 

The Legacy Theater Box Office

1160 Buchanan

Carthage, IL  62321

Open M-F 11:00 AM-1:00 PM