Welcome to Arizona Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association


General Membership Meeting

Saturday May 4th 2019

IMPORTANT MEETING!! Come early and visit!

 Learn more about the candidates and other issues

 Help us evaluate software to monitor the club possessions

 Help us update the club inventory

(include descriptions, Serial numbers and photos, if possible)

 Some club owned items will be on display for the day.

Soft Drinks and appetizers served all afternoon

Barbecue Dinner - 5 PM

Business Meeting and Elections - 6 PM


Contact a current board member or Phil Frandsen with name(s).

Menu: AEDGE&TA will supply the food: soft drinks, barbecue, side dishes, rolls, salads and desserts

RSVP to Brenda Frandsen @ brendafrandsen@gmail.com

or call Phil at 480 410 1914

We need a head count as we do not want to purchase more food than necessary or less than you can eat!

However, don’t let the importance of RSVP get in the way of your attendance.

Most important, come and vote and participate in the business meeting.

All are welcome, but you must be a paid-up member to vote for board members. Memberships can be brought up to date or purchased as you arrive. A membership coordinator will be present.

Candidates for board member will be announced prior to the event.



Where: 26013 South 195th Place, Queen Creek, Arizona 85142

Home of Phil and Brenda Frandsen

Directions: If you are coming from the West Valley, use I-10 to Riggs Road, Go East to Sossaman Road, turn South to San Tan Boulevard, turn East less than a quarter of a mile until you see a gaggle of tractors welcoming you to our home. There is

abundant parking. If you are coming from the North Valley or the East Valley use the 202 east all of the way south to the 24. A short distance on the 24 will put you on Ellsworth Road. Go south on Ellsworth Road to San Tan Boulevard, go west on San Tan Boulevard one and a half miles to 195th Place or until you see the tractors

Please pass this information onto others who may not be receiving email or might have interest in joining our group.

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Board Meetings Everyone Welcome

AEDGE&TA Board Meetings

These meeting are help the third Monday of each month.  The meeting are held at 6:30pm at 14424 N 32nd St Phx, AZ 85032 at the Elks.


Dec. 17th

Jan. 21st.

Please see our Calendar of Events for exciting upcoming events.


About Us


 The Arizona Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association was founded in 1979.  It is a non-profit incorporated organization which started with 13 founding members and has now grown to more than 450  family members from Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Utah, and Canada.  AEDGE&TA currently has 3 shows every year.
A family oriented organization, AEDGE&TA plans activities for all ages.  We want to preserve some of our heritage by passing on the interest down to the younger generation.  The events allow club members to show off their fine collections.  Antique tractors are pulled for percentage and some classics and garden tractors are pulled for exhibition.  In addition to the tractor pulls and engine displays, there are contests with the equipment, silent auctions, demonstrations of early farming (including threshing and hay baling), craft shows, hayrides, and pedal tractor rides and other activities of all kinds. 

We invite everyone from all over this great country to come to our events.Members share a common interest in restoring engines, tractors and related equipment from the turn of the century.  This type of collecting and restoration has become increasingly popular in all parts of the country, where clubs have been formed and publications dedicated to the preservation of our mechanical heritage have emerged.​
Many old pieces of farm equipment have been rescued from the junk pile only to appear in one of our shows restored to their original condition.  In most cases, the restoration is made difficult by years of rust and neglect.  Often parts must be located or made and many hours of careful work are necessary before the final coat of paint is dry.  The restorer is rewarded by the feeling of pride when the engine is started and the old iron comes to life again.  

Membership Form

Print off the form and send to AEDGE&TA Membership 

P.O. Box 56386

Phoenix,AZ 85079

membership form (pdf)


Contact Us

2018-2019 AEDGE&TA Board of Directors

Kathleen Lawson- President 

Joe Sigona - Vice President 
Tim Brain- Treasurer
 Tom Trainor- Secretary
Fred Ferguson- Comm. Director
Randy Waddle - Tractor Chair
Bob Kilbarger- Engine Chair

Arizona Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association

PO BOX 56386, Phoenix, AZ 85079, US

(623) 435-3955