The Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival (June 12-14, 2015) Butler, PA is organized by the Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau with support from the Butler County Historical Society, Butler Downtown, other local organizations and a group of committed volunteers and Jeep enthusiasts. Together, they are creating a signature annual event celebrating Butler, Pa.’s role as the birthplace of the jeep. The Festival takes place in Downtown Butler and at Coopers Lake Campground, near Slippery Rock, Pa.
Will you be in attendance this year? Let us know! We have a giveaway coming up for those who will be there.
The inaugural event in 2011 attracted more than 1,300 Jeep participants from 25 states. Festival activities were attended by more than 30,000 spectators. The Festival was awarded a Guinness World Record for the Longest Parade of Jeeps. In 2012, nearly 1,500 Jeeps from 25 states participated in the event, a 14% increase from the previous year. In 2013, the Festival grew to three full days and was held on a new date at a new location, offering more trails and room for expansion. More than 1,500 Jeeps from 29 states came to Butler to celebrate the father of all Jeeps over Father’s Day weekend.
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