Northern Indiana Historical Power Show

Hay loading

Hay loading was one of the draft horse activities.

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9374 Roosevelt Street Crown Point, Indiana 46307

The Northern Indiana Historical Power Association's 15th annual show was held September 13-15, 1991 at Sunset Hill Farm Park.

Sunset Hill Farm Park is a Porter County, Indiana park, still in the early stages of development. Location is five miles north of Valparaiso, Indiana; one mile west of IN-49, at US 6 & Meridian Road. This was the third year that N.I.H.P.A. held their show at the farm.

Bill Remus and his team of Belgians were among the teams of draft horses that joined in the weekend of activities. Threshing with steam, sorghum making and plowing were just a few of the farm activities demonstrated during the show.

Percy Carter, left, parade marshal, and Carl Park, parade chairman.

After a dry summer here in northwest Indiana, even the rain couldn't stop the weekend of entertainment. Local musicians provided a relaxing evening for exhibitors and visitors.

Plans are underway for the Northern Indiana Historical Power Association 1992 show to be held over the weekend of September 18, 19, 20. Tractors and other equipment of the John Deere Company will be one of the features at the show.

beth beavers
7/18/2012 1:42:47 PM

Hi Gary, It looks like the 2012 Northern Indiana Historical Power Assn. Fall Harvest Festival and Antique Equipment Show will be on Sept. 28-30. You can get more details on their website: http://www.nihpa.org/


garya
7/18/2012 12:17:52 PM

When is the 2012 Power show?