The Twin Brooks Threshing Show is celebrating its 30th birthday. Grab your party hat and overalls and head to the threshing grounds five miles west and one and one-half miles north of Milbank, this Saturday and Sunday, August 13 and 14.
The old-fashioned threshing bee will feature: threshing, a flea market, sawmill, horse demonstrations, corn shelling, potato digging, haymaking, and a country school reenactment. Breakfast starts at 7 a.m. both days and the kitchen stays open all weekend. A pork supper will be served from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday.
International is the highlighted tractor this year. The tractor parade is Saturday at 1 p.m. The tractor pull begins at 5 p.m. – registration starts at 4 p.m. The pull is for 1959 and older models. A new class of 1960-1970 up to 8500 out of field class only has been added. The pull is sponsored by Titan Machinery of Milbank.
Sunday’s events include a non-denominational worship service at 9 a.m. At 1 p.m. kids take on the South Dakota sanctioned Pedal Pull. Gesswein Motors of Milbank is the sponsor of the Pedal Pull. The second parade of the weekend starts at 3 p.m.
Weekend admission is $6. Children under 12 are free. For general information, please contact Pam Nelson at 432-9487.