Rough & Tumble Engineers
Kinzers, Pennsylvania

 The 2021 Spring Steam-Up Scheduled for May 7-8th 2021.

 2021 Spring Steam Up Schedule
  Friday and Saturday May 7-8, 2021

Come and join in the fun of the opening of our show season! The highlight, always a crowd pleaser, is plowing with both steam traction engines and tractors (plowing to be held if weather is favorable).  The program is available here.

On display and in operation will be steam and gas engines, tractors, antique cars, model shop, and the new line shaft machine shop. The Sawmill, Shay Railroad & Little Toot, and antique construction and earth moving areas will be also operating both days with other equipment around the grounds.

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

Activity Time
Gates Open 7:00 AM Saturday
Kitchen Open 8:00 AM Friday and 7:00 AM Saturday
Opening Exercises 9:00 AM - ALL ACTIVITIES STOP
Blacksmith  Demonstration Special Blacksmith Demonstration
Activities Begin 10:15 AM Equipment Running, Displays Open and Demonstrations Start
Plowing Demonstrations 1:00 PM Weather Permitting - Groff Farm west of grounds, including steam traction, antique gas powered and garden tractors.
Tractor Games Friday only at 4:00 PM (contingent on weather)
Garden Tractor Pull

1:00 PM Saturday only after parade $5.00 hook fee

Children's Pedal Tractor Pull
(35 lb - 80 lb)

Saturday only at 1:00 PM.

Central PA Blood Drive Saturday 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
Tractor Pull Friday evening Weigh in 4-6 pm. and pulling starts at 6 pm. (Fri only)


Gate Admissions
R & T Members - Free
Children under 6 years - Free
$2.00 per person - 6 to 12 years old
$5.00 per person - Over 12 years old