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Little Log House Antique Power Show is July 27-29

Interested in reliving childhood memories, creating new ones and viewing restored buildings from 100 years ago?

Then the 22nd annual Little Log House Pioneer Village Antique Power Show is for you. It will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 27, 28 and 29. The show is located on 220th Street, about six miles south of Hastings, off of Highway 61.

The show features a replica of the historic St. Boniface Church and the Hastings Spiral Bridge, Porky's Drive-in Diner (moved onto the grounds last year), a large flea market and craft fair, a special display of turn-of-the-century fire trucks and threshing demonstrations, among other things. Historic buildings include a former jail, a one-room schoolhouse, butcher shop, a millinery and dress shop and a blacksmith shop. Other displays include a children's barnyard, spinning wheels and quilting and military vehicles.

A special attraction is Sylvia Bauer's beautiful flower gardens throughout the village.

The Squires are the headline entertainment Friday, July 27, at the outdoor festival stage. They perform from noon to 4 p.m.

The Average Janes are in concert from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 28 and 29.

A daily parade is held at 11 a.m. and St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Miesville, serves a daily pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

A truck and tractor pull will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, July 28.

General admission prices for the power show are $10 per day for adults with a weekend pass costing $20. Children 12 and younger are admitted for free.

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