Snowmobile show revs up this weekend

The 12th annual Rogers City Antique and Vintage Snowmobile Show & Vintage Ride are set for Friday and Saturday at the Knights of Columbus (K of C) Hall in Rogers City.

It’s the ideal location for snowmobile enthusiasts to rev up their machines and frolic out at the K of C grounds. The featured machine this year is Arctic Cat and organizers are expecting a nice turn out. It appears weather conditions will be a comfortable 32 degrees Fahrenheit, and the anticipated warm-up of next week will hold off until Sunday.


The ride starts at noon from the K of C hall. There will be a bonfire and weenie roast. The bar opens at 3 p.m. and karaoke gets underway at 9 p.m. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Saturday at the hall. The show and swap last until 3 p.m.

“We are looking at a fish and pulled pork dinner for $10,” said board president Dan Derry. “Rhiny Pommerenke will be cooking the pork. We have a 100 pounds of cod.” Dinner starts at 5 p.m.

Trophies and awards will be presented at 5:30 p.m.

Following the awards the Chinese raffle winners will be announced. There also will be entertainment Saturday with a live band at 8:30 p.m.