Thank you to everyone for attending and supporting the 2022 Orange Spectacular.
This year’s Raffle Winners are:
1st Place (Tractor) = Brad Strelow, Osakis, Minnesota
2nd Place $1,500 = Wilson Hesse, Chaska, Minnesota
3rd Place $1,000 = Jim Sannerud, Grand Marais, Minnesota
Pedal Tractor = Renee Thomas, Decaturville, Tennessee
2022 Orange Spectacular® featuring the 50th Anniversary of the Allis-Chalmers 200 tractor and the 200 tractor plowing team.
Also Acknowledging 100th Anniversary of the 20-35 Tractor.
Lawn & Garden area – Featuring the 50th Anniversary of the 616 Garden Tractor
Need to get your tractor(s) registered before the show? SAVE TIME by pre-registering your tractor(s) now by downloading this form HERE and returning to the listed contact(s).
For more details about our 2022 show, please download the Show Poster.
The 2022 Orange Spectacular® Show Toy will not be available to be picked up at the Show in July. Due to continued shipping issues, the Show Toy will be shipped out October/November of 2022. We appreciate your patience and understanding. If you are attending the National Toy Show in November of 2022, you can pick up your Show Toy directly from SpecCast.
Upper Midwest A-C Club®
This year’s Scholarship auction will be held during the show on Saturday, July 23 at 5:30 p.m. in the pavilion. This is the 10th year for the auction. The application process has changed slightly over the years, but the goal of helping students continue their education remains constant. Since its inception in 2013, the Upper Midwest A-C Club® has awarded more than $14,500 to students going into a variety of education fields. Applications were due by April 30, 2022.
Saturday, April 9, 2022
– 12:00 p.m. – light lunch will be served
– 1:00 p.m. – meeting will be called to order
McLeod County Historical Society and Museum
380 School Road NW
Hutchinson, MN 55350
(Located at the Intersection of Hwy. 7 and School Road)
This is a membership meeting. If you know someone that would like to become a member….bring them along!
The 2021 Show Toy is in transit. Pending no additional delays, they are expected to arrive at the SpecCast Warehouse early next week.
Those of you attending the toy show in Dyersville, IA will have an opportunity to pick up your 2300 Sprayer from the SpecCast warehouse November 3-5 (Wed.-Fri.) between the hours of 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. ONLY.
Their address is listed below:
428 6th Ave NW
Dyersville, IA 52040
Toys that are not picked up at the SpecCast warehouse will be shipped to the address listed on your order form starting the week of November 8th.
For any additional questions, please contact a Board Member – information available at this link Board Members
We appreciate your support and thank you for your patience and understanding.
The Upper Midwest A-C Club™ 2021 Fall Banquet will take place on Saturday, November 13th at the Hutchinson Event Center.
The Social Hour starts at 4:30 p.m.
Followed by dinner at 5:30.
The banquet menu will be roast beef, broasted chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetable, dinner roll, coleslaw, coffee, water, lemonade and cake for dessert.
The cost of the banquet is $20 per person and reservations must be received by November 6th.
For details on how to register, Download the Fall Banquet Form
Enjoyed the Show and want to see it again?
Relive the sights and sounds of the 30th annual Orange Spectacular® with this special offer from Classic Tractor Fever.
For more details on how to order, please download the Orange Spectacular 30 Anniversary DVD Order Form now to order this once in a lifetime keepsake.
Raffle winners from the 30th annual Orange Spectacular
1st Place – Mike Donahue New Germany MN
2nd place – Thomas Collin Stockbride MI.
3rd place – Kevin Adams Fredericktown Ohio.
Pedal Tractor – Doug Repp Long Prairie MN.
Quilt for Scholarship – Debbie Eggemann Addieville IL.
Congrats to all of our winners!
Thanks to Jim Pessek and the crew at J & L Videos for this great video showcasing the many events during the 2021 Orange Spectacular.
The Upper Midwest A-C Club hosted the 30th annual Orange Spectacular in Hutchinson Minnesota and was pleased to host this year’s location for the Gathering of the Orange – West. Hosting the national show brought many new visitors. This year’s feature tractor was the D-19 to honor the first of this model which was first manufactured 60 years ago
Join us now as we take you on a tour of the many Allis-Chalmers tractors and implements brought to the show. The Field Demonstrations got underway with the Allis-Chalmers 22-36 Threshing Machines. This was followed by the popular All-Crop Harvester family, raking, baling with the Roto-Baler and small Allis-Chalmers square balers, bale loading and plowing with Allis-Chalmers tractors big and small.
Hiighlight from this video also include but are not limited to a look at some Allis-Chalmers toy and model railroad displays, the last Allis-Chalmers Tractor built in the early 1900s, an Allis-Chalmers G used at the LaPorte factory, an Interview with Jan Jocham – former employee of the West Allis Plant, and Much More!
Thanks for coming and see ya next year for the 2022 Orange Spectacular July 22-24.