Tractor Pull Draws Crowds to Expo

The first annual Wine Country Tractor Pull was held Saturday at Napa Valley Expo, and Israel Valencia brought the event to life in photos

While most race car drivers converged on Sears Point for the NASCAR event, a few die-hard farm families gathered late in the day at for the , sponsored by the .

Napa Patch contributor showed up not with a 4x4 but a Nikon D70, and supplied us with these great pictures of the event. If you recognize yourself or a friend, leave a note on the photo. Or tell us what you thought of the event in the comments below.

More about the history of tractor pulls in this article in the Register.

Ed Reichstein July 22, 2011 at 07:05 PM
I never said your story was untrue and that you were liar so don't put words in my mouth. All I said was that most people don't get arrested for just standing there. You were not slandered and your intgrity and credibility are still in tact. I wish you the best with your case.
Louisa Hufstader July 22, 2011 at 07:10 PM
OK gents, shake hands and let's go find some of that country music, news and justice we are seeking. An excellent weekend to all, and thank you for being part of Napa Patch.
Ed Reichstein July 22, 2011 at 07:20 PM
Cool ! Sounds good to me. I love the Patch and have told alot of people about it. Good Job !
Doug Herich July 22, 2011 at 10:21 PM
Thank you Ed and I hope you understand that I had to respond as a matter of principal. The facts will come out as this case progresses and more people step up to state their testimony. The police department and more specifically, the government employees that make up their police force have long overstepped their authority and the city government is ripe with corruption. It is time for them to face the truth about written law that I have been presenting to them for over 5 years now. I have been silenced by city officials and third party administrators that have effectively insulated the city from liability in the past. It is in our best interest to help one another and work together and I reach out to you my friend and hope that you accept my apology. Forgiveness and love are the keys to our freedom and if we espouse these ideals, freedom will knock at our door. A great weekend is in store for everyone and I wish all an excellent one as well!
Doug Herich July 22, 2011 at 10:21 PM


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