"Welcome Back" to a New Season of Events starting in June with the Big Rock Classic Car Show.

Being held at our Home Track in Big Rock, IL. and August at the Sycamore Track for the Sycamore Steam Show and different events taking place throughout the 2024 Season at different locations as listed below.

This page will be updated as the events become available and confirmed they are actually taking place!


Big Rock Classic Car, Truck, Tractor and Motorcycle Show

Sunday, June 2, 2024


This Year Featuring

Packard's, Studebaker's and Hudson's all prior to 1989.


Plowman's  Park

48W508 Hinckley Road, Big Rock, IL.




THE MAIN EVENT

2024 BIG ROCK CLASSIC CAR, TRUCK, TRACTOR, AND MOTORCYCLE SHOW

All vehicles must be 25 years or older 

Registration 8am-11am.  Show 8am-4pm

The best car show in Big Rock!  (2023 we had 372 registered vehicles)

Free registration, free admission, and free parking.

Trophies awarded at 3:30

5 B's Pork Chop and Chicken Lunch served  from  11:30  to  1:30.  

Concession  Stand,  50/50 , Raffles,  3D Sound DJ, Trivia

Prairie State Railroad Club will be providing train rides on their small gauge railroad from 12:00pm-3:00pm

Free face painting from 12:00pm-3:00pm

Custom graphic event T-Shirts available. 

All proceeds and donations benefit the Big Rock Historical Society.

Come out and enjoy the day with us.  Rain or shine, we’ll have a good time!

 



Small Engine and Tractor Show

Friday, June 28

9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Saturday, June 29

9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Sandwich Fairgrounds

1401 Suydam Rd. Sandwich IL 60548


Sycamore Steam Show

August 8, 9, 10, and 11, 2024

OPEN DAILY 7 AM TO 6 PM. Thursday through Sunday with FREE PARKING.

Located at the

The Taylor Marshall Farm

27707 Lukens Rd, Sycamore, Illinois 60178.

 


Big Rock Plowing Match & Festival

September 20, 21 and 22, 2024

48W508 Hinckley Road Big Rock, IL 60511

 

Public is invited to join us for a train ride on:

Friday Evening

6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

Saturday

10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Sunday

11:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.


2023 Pumpkin Train Pictures


Saturday, October 5, 2024

Plowman's Park

48W508 Hinckley Road Big Rock, IL 60511

From:

12:00 P.M.-7 P.M.

Train Rides Available From:

12:00 P.M.-3:00 P.M.

&

4:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M

 


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