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Newville Lions Fairgrounds, Newville, PA

We have completed 42 years of pulling at the Newville Lions Fairgrounds. We have an exciting year of tractor and truck pulling planned for 2018. Our sponsors, competitors and patrons are very important to us. We hope that our pulls will remain a pleasurable family event in the Cumberland Valley.   Thank you for visiting.  See you at the pulls!

2018 Schedule

Cumberland Valley Tractor Pullers’ Association

July 14(Newville Fair)
Farm Stock – 4500,5500,7500,9500;  Doubletree – 15000, 19000;
Gas and diesel pickups

July 28 – Garden Tractor Pull

$10.00 Gate Admission per vehicle, Spectators & Pullers
No Additional Driver Insurance Fee
1:00 p.m.        Gates Open
2:00 p.m.        Scales open for 4K classes
2:30 p.m.        Stock class tech & fueling begins (93 octane provided)
3:30-4:30 p.m.   Registration (NO LATE REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED)
     4K tractors must weigh in and fuel before registration.
     4K/STOCK TRACTORS PLEASE COME EARLY.
     All 4000 rpm class tractors, please have empty gas tank.
4:00 p.m.        Fueling & Tech for 4K tractors ends.
4:45 p.m.        Drivers meeting.
Keystone GTP Rules(www.KeystoneGTP.com) and Rude Dog sled and scales.
$20.00 hook fee – Anticipated 100% payback for all classes.
Classes:  Youth 16, 4000 GOV. 16hp, 4000 Gov. 25, 5000 Gov. Single, 5000 Gov. twin (class may split depending on turn out) Stock Altered, Mod. Twin, Pro Stock, Super Stock & Open Motorcycle.
20 or more in a class pays $200 to WIN & 4 places or more!
Cancellation time due to rain will be 11:00 a.m. day of pull.  No rain date.
Questions:  Bill Gerhart, 717-491-5848
L&M Tractor Parts                  Dehart’s Auction Service
D&M Small Engines               Greenfield Small Engine Repair
Marion Auction Services     Fulton Mower Salvage
Scottie’s Barber Shop            Rick’s Restorations
Chambersburg Rental           Bricker Farms

Aug 11 (Ag Expo)
5P.M. – Antique – 3500, 4500, 5500, 6500, 7500
Farm Stock – 5500, 6500, 7500, 9500;
Doubletree – 15000, 19000;
Gas and diesel pickups

Admission $5.00

Newville Lions Fairgrounds, Newville, PA

Pulls start at 6:30 P.M. unless noted otherwise!

Admission $8.00 under 12 free.  Except July 28

Information – 776-5762 or 816-2598

 

CVTPA  4 MPH Farm Stock Rules

  1. Contest open to farm tractors with rubber tires. No dual tires, tire studs, for chains allowed.
  2. No cut tires allowed. Tire size for 5500 lb. and smaller tractors is 15x5x38 or 16x9x34.
  3. All tractors must be equipped with a hood and grill. Engine radiators must be properly shrouded.  All exhaust must be properly attached and discharge upward above the highest point of the tractor.
  4. No pressurized tanks except LP gas. No oxygen allowed.
  5. All weights must be safely secured to the tractor on hanging supports. No weight frame or weight may extend more than 24 inches beyond front of tractor.
  6. Tractor components must be OEM or replacement, as produced for that manufacturer and model. The engine must be naturally aspirated, no superchargers or turbochargers allowed.  Factory rockshafts and pto must be in place.  4500 lb. and 5500 lb. tractors must weigh within 500 lbs. of factory shipping weight.  7500 lb. and 9500 lb. tractors must weigh within 1000 lbs. of factory shipping weight.
  7. Drawbars must be equipped with a hitching device not more than 1 inch thick and have a 3 inch diameter opening.  The pulling point may not be more than 1-1/2 inches from the back of the hitching device.
  8. Minimum drawbar length of 24 inches from center of rear axle to point of hook. Drawbar must be stationary in all directions and 20 inches from top of hitching device, parallel to the ground.  No hydraulic drawbars allowed, fast hitches must be locked.
  9. All 7500 lb. tractors and larger classes must have fenders.
  10. A tractor entered in the 4 mph class cannot be entered in the 8 mph class. Each tractor may be entered in more than one weight class, but only once in each weight class.
  11. Speed limit for all classes will be controlled by the use of a horn and light. Driver has the option to have the light placed on the hood of the tractor. First horn/light will be a warning. The driver has 3 seconds to reduce speed.  Second horn/light the tractor is disqualified.
  12. No portion of the tractor shall interfere with the sled or sled hitch during the pull.
  13. Questions concerning a pullers adherence to the above rules must be brought to the track officials before the beginning of the pull.

NOTE: These rules are on a trial basis and are in effect for the CVTPA May and June pulls.

CVTPA 8 MPH Enhanced Farm Stock Rules

  1. Contest open to farm tractors with rubber tires. No dual tires, tire studs, for chains allowed.
  2. No cut tires allowed. Maximum tire size is 18.4×38.
  3. All tractors must be equipped with a hood and grill. Engine radiators must be properly shrouded.  All exhaust must be properly attached and discharge upward above the highest point of the tractor.
  4. No pressurized tanks except LP gas. No oxygen allowed.
  5. All weights must be safely secured to the tractor on hanging supports. No weight frame or weight may extend more than 24 inches beyond front of tractor.
  6. Tractor components must be from the same manufacturer, and the engine must have been available in a farm stock tractor. No superchargers or turbochargers allowed.
  7. Drawbars must be equipped with a hitching device not more than 1 inch thick and have a 3 inch diameter opening.  The pulling point may not be more than 1-1/2 inches from the back of the hitching device.
  8. Minimum drawbar length of 20 inches from center of rear axle to point of hook. Drawbar must be stationary in all directions and 20 inches from top of hitching device, parallel to the ground.  No hydraulic drawbars allowed, fast hitches must be locked.
  9. All 5500 lb. tractors and larger classes must have fenders.
  10. A tractor entered in the 8 mph class cannot be entered in the 4 mph class. Each tractor may be entered in more than one weight class, but only once in each weight class.
  11. Speed limit for all classes will be controlled by the use of a horn and light. Driver has the option to have the light placed on the hood of the tractor. First horn/light will be a warning. The driver has 3 seconds to reduce speed.  Second horn/light the tractor is disqualified.
  12. No portion of the tractor shall interfere with the sled or sled hitch during the pull.
  13. Questions concerning a pullers adherence to the above rules must be brought to the track officials before the beginning of the pull.

NOTE: These rules are on a trial basis and are in effect for the CVTPA May and June pulls.

Driving Directions

The Newville Lions Fairgrounds is located west of Newville on Route 533.

From Exit 37 of Interstate 81, follow Route 233 north, cross Route 11 at the signal and proceed to Newville. As you go down the hill and cross the bridge, the Graham Medical Center is on your left and Route 533 turns left immediately after the Medical Center. Proceed to the Stop sign, go straight and after you pass the Pepsi Plant on the left and cross the bridge, the fairgrounds is on the left.

Have a safe trip! See you there!

Sponsors

Please support our sponsors whenever possible. Thanks for viewing our sponsors page!

Agar Welding Service & Steel Supply, 93 Firehouse Road, Walnut Bottom PA 17266,  717 532-1000

Barrick Tire Sales, Harry Barrick, 455 Center Road, Newville PA 17241,        717  776-5762

Blue Mountain Small Engine Repair, 1490 Harmon Road, Newburg, PA        717 423-5358

PIONEER SEEDS, Brad Cornman, 997 Poplar Drive, Boiling Springs, PA 17007 717 404-6291

CUMMINGS AND BRICKER, INC, Farm Equipment Supplier, 100 Stover Drive, Carlisle, PA, 717 249-6720

Edmil Fuels Inc, Mike Miller, 1035 Longs Gap Road, Carlisle PA 17013,            717 249-4901 or 717 226-2102

Farm and Land Real Estate, Rodney Rice, 89 Hershey Road, Shippensburg PA 17257, 717 532-9501

Foreman Auctioneering, Rick Foreman, 386 Springfield Road, Shippensburg PA 17257,  717 776-4602

Heishman’s Water & Blue Mountain Excavating, Kevin Lay, 30 Myers Road, Newville PA 17241, 717 226-5490

HOOBER, INC, 975 S Main Street, Chambersburg, PA, 717 264-3533

J.P. WOLFE INSURANCE, Inc., 96 S. High Street, Newville PA 17241,              717 776-5213

Bruce & Kate Lemmon, 855 Alexander Spring Road, Carlisle PA 17015,        717 249-8434

Rick Motter Hauling, 39 Motter Drive, Shippensburg PA 17257,                         717 226-3252

Negley’s  Well Driling, 16199 Cumberland Highway, Newburg PA 17240,       717 532-9190

Newville Lions Club, Bruce Lemmon, Jr,  177 Fairview Road, Shippensburg PA 17257, 717 423-5357

Parsons Interstate Ford Inc, 196 Walnut Bottom Road, Shippensburg PA 17257, 717 532-8888

Piper Advertising, 162 Kerrs Road, Carlisle PA 17015, 717 805-4354

Piper Family in Memory of Merle Piper, Galen & Susan Piper, 967 Ridge Road, Shippensburg PA 17257

Safemark/Firestone, Harry Barrick, 455 Center Road, Newville PA 17241,   717 776-5762

Smiths’ Implements, Inc., 12258 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236,  717 328-2244

TURNER HYDRAULICS, INC., 1605 Industrial Drive, Carlisle PA 17013,          717 243-3329,  www.turnerhydraulics.com

Young’s ATV’S,  1770 Walnut Bottom Road, Newville PA 17241,                         717 776-6666

 

 

 

Cumberland Valley Toy Show

33rd ANNUAL

Cumberland Valley Farm Toy Show& AUCTION

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

           April 13th and 14th, 2018

                        CUMBERLAND VALLEY EAGLE VIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL

CARLISLE PIKE, MECHANICSBURG, PA

TOY SHOW…

                           Friday………6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.

                           Saturday….9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.          

Setup – 4:30 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.  Friday

                                   7:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M. Saturday

Admission……..Adults $3.00            Children under 12…Free

 Floor rights…$10.00

 TOY AUCTION…Saturday…………..3:00 P.M.

                                        CONSIGNMENTS FOR AUCTION TAKEN UNTIL NOON

                                        PUBLIC AND DEALERS WELCOME

                                        TERMS… CASH OR PREAPPROVED CHECK

 Sponsored by the CV FFA / Cumberland Valley Tractor Pullers Association

 INFORMATION CONTACT:

Bruce Lemmon,  855 Alexander Spring Road, Carlisle PA 17015  17241            717  249-8434

Harry Barrick , 455 Center Road,  Newville PA 17241         (717) 776-5762

Auctioneer: Rick Foreman Auctioneering, Shippensburg, PA AU1163