Antique tractor, engine show highlights Glendale’s roots this weekend

Event returns to Sahuaro Ranch for 30th year


A variety of gas engines and tractors from a bygone era will be showcased at the 30th Annual Winter Antique Tractor & Engine Show 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 8-9 at Glendale’s Historic Sahuaro Ranch, 9802 N. 59th Ave.

The event will include engine displays and demonstrations, tractor pulls, food vendors, Sahuaro Ranch historic home tours and hayrides. A kids’ corner will feature an array of hands-on activities for children of all ages, including pedal tractors, barrel train rides, craft activities, duck races, water pumping, corn grinding and a make-and-take planting activity.

Admission is $5 per person, and children under the age of 12 are free with a paying adult.

This event is presented by the Arizona Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association, a non-profit organization founded in 1979 with more than 450 family memberships in eight states in the U.S., as well as Canada. 

Call 623-435-3955 or visit

For more information about Historic Sahuaro Ranch, visit