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Antique Tractors and Smokes and Sweets Huge Success

Joe Denoyer - August 23, 2021 10:13 am

The Fourth Annual Keating Tractor Antique Tractor Show and the Seward County United Way Smokes and Sweets Showdown was held on Saturday, August 21st from 9-2. The day began with several Veterans receiving their Quilts of Valor from the Needle and Friends Quilt Guild.

KSCB and the Legend hosted the National Beef Cornhole Tour with Kevin Alexander and Bryan Hubbard winning the 1st place $100 prize.

Over 60 Antique tractors, cars, trucks, and implements were on display with activities for the kids that included bounce houses, barrel train rides, face painting by the Baker Arts Center, and a corn hole dig dunk tank, and a BB Gun shoot.

Several contestants competed in the United Way Smokes and Sweets Showdown while the large crowd in attendance was able to sample the delectable foods by buying a tasting kit with the proceeds going to the Agencies served by the United Way. Cash prizes were awarded to the winners.

In the Sweets Category, Larry Jeffus took 1st place.

In the Meat category, Edward Avelino came in 1st, while Dan Sutton won 1st in the Appetizer category.

People’s Choice winners were:
1st Larry Jeffus

Sweets and Appetizers:
1st Larry Jeffus

Oklahoma Smoke BBQ, Change Up Coffee and Ice Lickers were also on site selling food and treats with several vendors on site selling their wares.


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