Fair Announcements

TO ALL CITIZENS OF FENTRESS COUNTY

The Board of Directors of the Fentress County Fair Association, Incorporated, takes this opportunity to announce the Fentress County Agricultural Fair for 2016.  The Fair will start August 14th through August 20th.

The Fentress County Fair Association, Incorporated, is a non-profit, educational organization and sponsors the Fair for the sole purpose of creating a great interest in a better agriculture and richer rural life in Fentress County.

Our schools contribute much to the success of the Fair and all schools are urged to support the Fair in every way possible.

Farmers are especially urged to exhibit in as many departments as possible.

All citizens of the county are cordially invited to exhibit and attend the Fair this year.

The premium list is very attractive and it is hoped that full entries will e made in all departments.  A premium list of over $41,000 will be offered.

Admission will be charged at entrance to Fairgrounds.  Upon paying admission and entering the Fairgrounds, persons will be admitted Free to all exhibits, to all shows in front of the grandstand, barn, and to the carnival grounds.

ADMISSION FOR THE FOLLOWING NIGHTS ARE:
Saturday, May 21st - 4:00 p.m. ~ Spring Flat Track Racing - $5.00 gate fee
Saturday, June 25th - TBA  ~ Demolition Derby & Fireworks  - $5.00 gate fee
Saturday, July 9th - 4:00 p.m. ~ Quarter Horse Fun Show  - $5.00 gate fee
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Saturday, July 23rd - 9:00 a.m. ~ Draft Horse & Mule Show  - No gate fee
Saturday, July 23rd - 6:00 p.m. ~ TBA
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Saturday, August 6th - 1:00 p.m.  ~  Sheep Show - $5.00 gate fee
Saturday, August 6th -  TBA  ~ Walking Horse Show - $5.00 gate fee
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Saturday, August 13th - 10:00 a.m. ~ Dairy Goat Show - $5.00 gate fee
Saturday, August 13th - TBA  ~ Senior Miss Pageant - $5.00 gate fee - Sponsored by Hall Family Pharmacy
Saturday, August 13th - TBA  ~ Pleasure & Games Horse Show - $5.00 gate fee
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FAIR WEEK - APPRECIATION DAY
Sunday, August 14th - 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.  ~ Entry of Exhibits
Sunday, August 14th - 1:30  ~  Corn Hole Tourney in the Barn
Sunday, August 14th - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. ~ Gospel Sing - Entertainers  TBA
Sunday, August 14th - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. ~  FREE Mayfields Ice Cream & Watermellon
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FAIR WEEK - MONDAY - August 15th - $5.00 gate fee
Judging of Exhibits 9:00 a.m. - All Buildings will be closed until 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.  ~ Swine Show
6:00 p.m. ~ Little Miss Fairest of the Fair - Sponsored by PSB
7:30 p.m. ~ Fairest of the Fair - Sponsored by PSB
MIDWAY OPEN
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FAIR WEEK - TUESDAY - August 16th - Gate fee $5.00 (pay gate opens at 4:00 p.m)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm ~ School Day (No School)  - No Gate Fee
10:00 a.m. ~ Chick Chain - 4-H Poultry Chain
6:00 p.m. ~ Junior Miss Fairest of the Fair - Sponsored by UB
7:00 p.m. ~ Princess Miss Fairest of the Fair - Sponsored by UB
7:00 p.m. ~ Dog Show
8:00 p.m. ~ Teen Miss Fairest of the Fair - Sponsored by UB
MIDWAY OPEN
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FAIR WEEK - WEDNESDAY - August 17th - Gate fee $5.00 (pay gate opens at 4:00 p.m.)
8:00 am - 3:00 pm ~ Senior Day - Sponsored by Quality Family & Buckeye Home Medical
6:00 pm ~ Giant Pumpkin Contest - Sponsored by Farm Bureau
6:00 pm ~ Baby Show - Sponsored by Medi-Thrift
MIDWAY OPEN
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FAIR WEEK - THURSDAY - August 18th - Gate fee $10.00 (pay gate opens at 4:00 p.m.)
9:00 am - Special Needs Day
6:00 pm - Family Night on the Midway
6:00 pm - Flat Track Racing
MIDWAY OPEN - RIDE COST/BRACELET At GATE
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FAIR WEEK - FRIDAY - August 19th - Gate fee $5.00 (pay gate opens at 4:00 pm)
6:00 p.m. ~ Goat Show
6:00 p.m. ~ Mule Games
MIDWAY OPEN
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FAIR WEEK - SATURDAY - August 20th - Gate fee $5.00 (pay gate opens at 4:00 pm)
10:00 am ~ Horse Shoe Pitching
12:00 noon ~ Pedal Tractor Pull
12:00 noon ~ Talent Show
2:00 pm ~ Jr. Beef Show (Open Beef Show to follow)
2:00 pm ~ 3D Archery Shoot
4:00 pm ~ Pick Tennessee Cook-Off
6:00 pm ~ Demolition Derby - A Night in honor of the Children's Center
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FAIR WEEK - SUNDAY - August 21st - WRAP UP
1:00 - 3:00 pm ~ Check Out of Exhibits