The Annual DeLynn Kale Memorial Tractor and Truck Pull

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Kale Always a Champion


2023 will be the final year of the DeLynn Kale Memorial Pull. To end in style, the June 30th-July 1st event features several fun and exciting things to see and do!
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June 30th:

FOOTLOOSE AT THE FAIRGROUNDS: FREE Country Concert by 23 Southbound
Friday, June 30th 7:30-11:30PM

- Free Entry!

- 50/50 Drawing!

- Food Vendors!

July 1st:

MORNING PULLING: Garden Tractor Pulling Starts at 11AM!

FEATURE EVENT: OSTPA Championship-Level Tractor Pulling at 7PM!

July 1:

Gates open at 9am!

Entry is only $10!

Parking is FREE!

- 50/50 Drawing!

- Food Vendors!

- Kiddie Tractor Pull!

These events will be held June 30th-July 1st, 2023 in Richwood, Ohio, on the Richwood Fairgrounds! Proceeds benefit the DeLynn Kale Endowment for Lung Cancer Research in honor of DeLynn Kale, long-time tractor puller, business owner, family man, and philanthropist.


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Two-Wheel Drives


Super Stocks

The main event truck and tractor pull is sanctioned by the OSTPA and features three classes with thousands of horsepower each! You have to see and feel the power to believe it! The featured classes will be the most powerful vehicles in pulling, the Multi-Engine Modified Tractors; the wheel-standing Super-Modified Two-Wheel Drive Trucks; and the mega-exciting, multi-turbo-charged Super Stock Tractors!

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Garden Tractor Pulling presented by Cox Pulling

Several different classes of garden tractors will take to the track starting at 11am.

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Footloose at the Fairgounds with 23 Southbound

On Friday night, June 30th, the night before pulling, come enjoy live country music by Columbus band, 23 Southbound!
FREE! 7:30-11:30 PM
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, no provided seating.

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July 1st Details:

Only $10 dollars gets you an all-access pass, and there is no fee for pit entry!

Venture in to the pit areas to see all of the machines and meet their drivers!




Gates open at 9 AM

Garden Tractor Pulling start at 11 PM

OSTPA Tractor Pulling starts at 7 PM 


There is plenty of bleacher seating, or bring your own chairs to sit trackside!

Camping Available:
Camper spots are available for $25.00. Fee includes electric hook up.
 Contact Scott Jerew to reserve a spot at 740-255-7794.

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 Much more information can be found below!

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Map to the fairgrounds:


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Be sure to patronize and visit the websites of our generous sponsors! 

Without these businesses and individuals, we wouldn't be able to put on this event!


Major Sponsors:






Additional Sponsors:

The Richwood Banking Company 740-943-2317

MJS Oil 1-800-252-4493

Union County Pheasants Forever



We thank you sincerely for all the support over the years. We hope to see you this July for one last event! Please join us on Facebook now for a series of awesome raffles prior to the Memorial!