The Daily Star, Oneonta, NY - otsego county news, delaware county news, oneonta news, oneonta sports

Local News

August 24, 2013

Cider mill to host Antique Engine Show

The Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard will host its 20th annual Antique Engine Show on Saturday and Sunday.

Single-cylinder gas engine enthusiasts around the region will displaying their antiques from the early 1900s.

Returning to the show this year will be John and Kris Dingman’s 1921, 7-hp. Galloway Masterpiece and David Lambert’s 1903, 15-horsepower Reid Engine weighing in at more than 5,000 pounds with 5-foot diameter flywheels.

Those power-plants will be demonstrated throughout the show along with many other collections. The Engine Show will be held rain or shine both days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

On Saturday only, the mill will hold a tent sale in conjunction with the annual Fly Creek Community Day area-wide lawn sales. There will be more than 50 lawn sales, shows and special events throughout the Fly Creek area, according to a media release.

Saturday morning will begin with a pancake breakfast served at the Fly Creek Fire Hall from 7:30 to 11 a.m.

Fly Creek Area Historical Society will sell coffee and sweets starting at 8:30 a.m. followed by hot dogs and hamburgers. The Fly Creek Methodist Church will hold a bake sale in addition to a large lawn sale on its grounds.

Visitors for all events can register at the Grange Hall and receive a map of the participating sales.

For more information, visit the Mill’s website at

Text Only
Local News

Additional Content
Join the Debate
Additional Resources
CNHI News Service

Do you plan to attend the Baseball Hall of Fame Induction?

Not sure
     View Results