74th Annual Great Lakes Logging & Heavy Equipment Expo
Date: 09/05/2019 - 09/07/2019
Time: Thursday 12 noon - 5 pm, Friday 8 am - 5 pm, Saturday 8 am - 1 pm
Price: TBD
Place: Upper Peninsula State Fairgrounds
Sponsor: Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association
Contact: deltami.org or call 906-786-2192
 
The Great Lakes Logging & Heavy Equipment Expo is a 3-day expo that takes place in September. The 2019 Expo will be held in Escanaba, MI! Over 200 exhibitors attend each year to showcase the best of the best when it comes to Log Splitters, Portable Sawmills, Compact Tractors & Logging Equipment, Implements, Chainsaw Carving, Wood/Pellet Stove Dealers and much, much more. The first expo, previously called Logging Congress, occurred on November 1 & 2, 1945 in Houghton, Michigan, and in 1948 the Congress began the practice of adding different locations to encourage greater exposure and participation. Now in its 74th year, the Logging & Heavy Equipment Expo events have been known to attract over 300 booth set-ups, 3,500 attendees daily, and cover 875,000 square feet.