Elmore County was established on February 15, 1866, from portions of Autauga, Coosa, Tallapoosa, and Montgomery counties. The county has a total area of 657 square miles of which 618 square miles is land and 39 square miles is water. The county was named for John Archer Elmore who was a military officer and politician. The area around Wetumpka was the heart of the Upper Creek lands, whose largest towns were located on the banks of the Coosa and at its confluence with the Tallapoosa River, at Wetumpka and Talisi (now Tallassee), respectively.
Join the Southern Antique Iron Association for the Wetumpka Antique Tractor Show and Pull at the Wetumpka Sports complex located at 2350 Coosa River Parkway, Wetumpka, Alabama on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. You will enjoy seeing antique tractors and farm equipment. Everything from a rusty tractors to a fully restored show room new tractors. These antique tractors will also be having a competition and see who can pull the most weight the farthest. We will also have antique 18 wheelers on display. There will be arts and craft vendors and delicious food vendors!