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California Tractor Show

Postby Brent » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:32 am

:shock: :( :o

Our big show is at the Ag center in Tulare Ca. in April. For me that's a 400+mile round trip. Up until this year exihbitor's RV parking was free. Just received the show info for this year. Exhibitors will have to pay a $80.00 RV camping fee(no hook ups), $10.00 fee for an atv, golf cart or anyother means to get around the show and a $10.00 fee for something else. That's $100 out of my pocket for the pleasure of showing my tractor. Spectators will only pay a $30.00 camping fee for the three days of the show. Doesn't make a lot sence to me. The exibitors are what make the show. It's going to be interesting to see if there's an impact on the number of exhibitors that show up.
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Re: California Tractor Show

Postby Boss Hog » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:36 am

Welcome to progress :D
Sorry to hear that, Seams crazy
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Re: California Tractor Show

Postby Steve K. CALIF » Wed Feb 13, 2013 12:25 pm

Brent, those dollar numbers are insane. Please call and speak to the event management regarding your thoughts on these charges and of your displeasure. If they persist with these fees, I see an end to this otherwise great event. Thank you for showing your Cub in the past, it was always a pleasure in speaking to you at this event. I doubt I will go this year as for these last several, I have been trying to recoup from additional surgeries. Steve K.

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Re: California Tractor Show

Postby Rudi » Wed Feb 13, 2013 1:50 pm

Brent:

That is a shame. Doesn't seem fair to the exhibitors at all.

I understand, we have the same kind of mentality up here with our snowmobile trail system. It is nutz. :(
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Re: California Tractor Show

Postby Brent » Wed Feb 13, 2013 7:44 pm

:( :roll:
Found out today that the last $10.00 fee I mentioned was to recoup the administrative costs associated with sending the show info and exhibitor sign up sheets out.
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