Wilson County Fair 2013 • Page 3
August 16-24 at James E. Ward Agricultural Center
Nightly Fireworks sponsored by The Tennessee Lottery
PROUDLY FEATURING ONE OF AMERICA’SPREMIER TRAVELING CARNIVAL MIDWAYS -AMUSEMENTS OF AMERICA
***All events are tentative. Items may be changed atany time prior to August 16, 2013.
Nightly Fireworks sponsored byThe Tennessee Lottery – 10 p.m, Ag-Venture Barn, ATaste of Wilson County Cooking Demos, Germ City,Hypnotist Michael Blaine, Circle C Racing Pigs & Pet-ting Zoo, David Turner & Friends, Doodles the Clown,Musical Entertainment daily on Back Porch Stage;Community Stage, Entertainment Stage, Fiddlers GroveOpry & Hee Haw Stage, Jammin’ on the Midway, Com-mercial Exhibits, Adult and Youth Education Exhibits,fce Cultural Arts Exhibits, Preemie Quilt Exhibits, Fruits& Vegetable Exhibits, Hay & Farm Crops, Flower andRose Show, Ham Show, Honey Show, Wine and HomeBrewing Competition, Taxidermy Exhibition, Fine ArtsShow, Photography Show, Stained Glass Show, FarmEquipment Display, Pick TN Products Exhibit, SchoolExhibits, High Roller Wade Henry Show, The Pupp-tone Rockers, Banana Derby, King Robota, RhinestoneRoper, Debi & the Doo Wops, & Happy Strings Dulci-mer Ensemble.
Fiddlers Grove Activities:
Chain Saw Artist, CampFire Cooking, Spinning & Weaving, Soap Making, HideTanning, Baskets, Black Smithin’, Wood Carving, Pot-tery Makers, Broom Making, Quilting Demonstrations,Antique Car Display, Civil War Reenactment, Mules,Llamas, Working Grist Mill, Sorghum Making, AppleButter, Shuck Dolls, Honey Bee Demonstrations, AntiqueTractor & Engine Display, plus many more attractions.
Friday, August 16 - History and Tradition Day –“BEE” at Wilson County’s Biggest Annual Event
- Gates, Buildings & Carnival Open at 5 p.m. Parade - 7p.m. 12 & Under Amateur Talent Show, Barrel Races,Boer Goat Show, Super Tractor Pull, Sheep Dog Demon-strations, Blood Hound Search & Rescue, $1,000 CASHGIVE-A-WAY.
aturday, August 17 - Tennessee Lottery Day –Have a “Honey” of a Time Playing The TennesseeLottery
- Gates & Buildings Open at 10 a.m., CarnivalOpens 12 noon - Bicycle Ride Around Wilson County,Super Pull Tractors & Stock Trucks, Sacred Harp Sing-ing, QR Code Scavenger Hunt, Salsa Making Competi-tion, “Wilson County’s Best Steak, Rib, & Boston Butt”Competition, 13 & Up Amateur Talent Show, YouthHorse Show, TN Jr. Market Goat Show, Ms. TN SeniorWilson County Pageant, Rabbit Show Entries (7:00 a.m.– 8:45 a.m.), Poultry Judging, Rabbit Judging, Sheep DogDemonstrations, Pillsbury Pet-Ritz Baking Champion-ship, Special Dogs for Special Needs Show, CloggingCompetition, Cookie Decorating Contest, Social GracesDog Training Show, Special Needs Pageant, TrainMuseum Dedication, $1,000 CASH GIVE-A-WAY.
unday, August 18 - Red, White, Blue Day – You“BEE”long at the Fair -
Gates Open at 12 noon, Build-ings & Carnival Open at 1 p.m. - 9 a.m. Church Servicein Fiddlers Grove - Lebanon First Baptist Church Choir,Immanuel Baptist Church Choir, Cat Show, Dairy GoatShow, Antique Car Show, Stock Horse Show, Antique& Farm Tractor Pull, Miniature Donkey Show, RoosterCrowing Contest, Meet the Show Dogs and ObedienceTraining, Wild About Hair Competition, Rachel’s Chal-lenge Rally, $1,000 CASH GIVE-A-WAY.
Monday, August 19 – Blending Music,Fellowship and Fun for Everyone – Bring Your“Honey” and enjoy
- Gates, Buildings & Carnival Openat 5 p.m. - Gates Open at 3 p.m. for Senior Citizens Pic-nic (Seniors age 60 or older) $6 admission, Ivan Parker& Friends in Concert, Rhode Island Red Head Contest,Fairest of the Fair Pageant, Flat Track Racing, fce Fash-ion Revue, Conformation Dog Show, $1,000 CASHGIVE-A-WAY.
Tuesday, August 20 - Taste the Homegrown FunDay – Agriculture at its Best –
“Comb” One “Comb”
All - Gates, Buildings & Carnival Open at 5 p.m. –Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Bluegrass Concert,Beef Cattle Show I, Feeder Pig Show, Hog-A-Rama,Go Kart Races/Yard Karts, Doll Parade Division I Pag-eant, Shutter Bug Photo Contest, THE GREAT CAR/ TRUCK/TRACTOR/ATV GIVE-A-WAY.
Wednesday, August 21 - Melody is in the Air at theWilson County Fair
Music weet as Honey
- Gates,Buildings & Carnival Open at 5 p.m. –John MichaelMontgomery Concert, King of the Fair Div. I & II,Fair Princess Pageant Division IV, Jr. Dairy CattleShow, Go Kart Races-4-Cycle Competition, Canine UnitExplosive Detection Dogs, $1,000 CASH GIVE-A-WAY.
Thursday, August 22 - Harvest the Fun with Gen-erations to Come – “Bee”utiful for All –
Gates, Build-ings, & Carnival Open at 5 p.m. – TN Central Region4-H Outdoor Meat Cookery Competition, Off RoadChallenge, Open Dairy Cattle Show, Dexter Cattle Show,Doll Parade Pageant Division II, Battery Power Ride ToyRace, Pedal Push Tractor Pull Ride Toys, Read & Win,School Spirit Jam, New Leash on Life Dogs for Adop-tion, TN Jr. Rodeo Competition, TN Central Region 4-HOutdoor Meat Cookery Competition, Old Time SpellingBee Competition, $1,000 CASH GIVE-A-WAY.
Friday, August 23 - Crash, Boom, “BUZZ” Day– “BEE” een at the Fair -
Gates, Buildings & Carni-val Open at 5 p.m. - Beef Cattle Show II, Fair PrincessPageants - Division I, II, & III, Demolition Derby, LawnMower Demolition Derby, Jr. Commercial Ewe & Mar-ket Lamb Shows, Honey Only Cookie Contest, BloodHounds Search & Rescue, Jazz Alliance, TN Jr. RodeoCompetition, Sheep Dog Demonstrations.
aturday, August 24 - Ford Day “BUZZ” – Red,White, and You Celebrating Your Middle Tennes-see Ford Dealers -
Gates, Buildings Open at 10 a.m.,Carnival Opens 12 noon - Parade – 6 p.m. School DayEvents, Crank It Up Homemade Ice Cream Freeze Off ,Beef Cattle Show III, Baby Show, Chili Cook-Off , MuleShow, Mule Pulling, Open Breeding Sheep Show, Demo-lition Derby, Lawn Mower Demolition Derby, FiddlersGrove Bluegrass Competition, Square Dance Jamboree,Horseshoe Pitching Contest, Corn Hole Tournament,Text Messaging Contest, QR Code Scavenger Hunt, Fly-ball Demonstrations, Meet the Show Dogs, Arm Wres-tling Championship, Cupcake Challenge, Sheep DogDemonstrations.
The Best of Tennessee - “Best Annual Event”Reader’s Choice Awards - “The Tennessee Magazine”“Best County Fair” - Busy Bee Trader MagazineListed in Top 20 Events by outheast Tourism Associationn the Top 50 Fairs in North America for the fourth yearFor more information go to wilsoncountyfair.net
Celebrating the Yearof the Honey Bee