Rough & Tumble Engineers
Kinzers, Pennsylvania

John Deere Days

John Deere Days 

2020 Waterloo Boys 
30th Annual John Deere Show 
Friday July 24 and Saturday July 25, 2020


This annual show is sponsored by the Waterloo Boys Club of Southeastern Pennsylvania.  This year's raffle tractor is the John Deere, which will be raffled off on Saturday, July 25th - don't forget to get your tickets!  More info is available here.

Events include: antique tractor pulls, garden tractor pulls, kid's pedal tractor pull, and tractor games!  Also make sure to check out all the wonderful workshops, vendors, children's games, food & souvenirs, artifacts display, and much much more!  Don't forget to watch the fan favorite "John Deere Parade of Power" both days with many different and unique of John Deere models. 

This annual show is sponsored by the Waterloo Boys Club of Southeastern PA.  The Show Program is available here.

Facebook link to Waterloo Boys of SE PA is here.

The new Waterloo Boys website is available here

2019 Raffel Winners!

1st prize; 1950 John Deere Model G Tractor -- Donna Walter; Upperco, MD

2nd prize; $200 -- Robert Gregory; Java, VA

3rd prize; $100 -- Jim Weaver; Lancaster, PA

4th prize; $50 -- Darryl Zimmerman; Lititz, PA

5th prize; $25 -- Brian Hicks; Unionville, PA


John Deere 2018 Raffel Winners!

520 John Deere Tractor – Greg Buchala
$200 cash – Jimmy Yerian
$100 cash – David Dehart 
$50 cash – Tom Jackson
$25 cash – Greg Curtis


The show is held this year in the Flea Market area around the John Deere Building.

The Blood Mobile for Rough and Tumble's Joy Frantz Memorial Annual Blood Drive, Central PA Blood Bank (by the North Main back gate) will be onsite Sat  8:30 - 1 PM.   


   Members and children under 12 are admitted free.
   $5.00 (Non-member Adults)
   $3.00 (Non-member 12-18 years old)

 See pictures from all of the John Deere Days in our Photo Gallery



2019 Annual John Deere Show at Rough & Tumble Historical Association Grounds
Show Schedule 
Friday, July 26th:

9AM: Opening Ceremony

9:45AM: From Plow to Tractor Lecture

10AM: The Art of Plowing

10:30AM: History of the Waterloo Boy Tractor

11AM: The Grand Green Parade

1PM: John Deere Tractor Games (Sponsored by Strasburg Railroad)

1:30PM: Dynometer Demonstration

2:15PM: Tractor Tune Up Demonstration

3-4:30PM: Antique Tractor Pull Weigh-in

4:30PM: Scale Closes

4:45PM: Operators' Meeting

5:15PM: Antique Tractor Pull (Sponsored by Atlantic Tractor)

Saturday, July 27th:

9AM: Opening Ceremony

9:30-10AM: Pedal Tractor Pull Weigh-in

9:45AM: From Plow to Tractor Lecture

?10AM: Silent Auction Begins (Ends at 2PM)

10AM: Children's Candy Drop

10AM: Dynomometer Demonstration

10-11AM: Weigh-in Begins for Model H & L Pull Series

10:15AM: Children's Pedal Tractor Pull (Sponsored by Honey Brook Outdoor Power)

10:30AM: History of the Waterloo Boy Tractor

11AM: The Grand Green Parade

1:30PM: Backyard Chickens Demonstration

1:30-2:30PM: Garden Tractor Pull Weigh-in

1:45PM: Tractor Pull Operators Meeting

2PM: Model H & L Series Tractor Pull (Sponsored by ERM Trucking)

2PM: Silent Auction Ends

2:45PM: Garden Tractor Pull Operators Meeting

3PM: Raffle Tractor Drawing

3:15PM: Garden Tractor Pull (Sponsored by Little's)

ALL DAY: Blacksmith Demonstration

ALL DAY: Quilt Display

ALL DAY: Train Rides on Little Toot