Tennessee State Fair 2017 Schedule
September 8 - 17, 2017
Music / Livestock & Equine Events
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - Daily Schedule
Live Music - Saturday, September 16
2:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Country Showdown - Cumberland Stage
5:00 pm - Crooked Oak - Bluegrass Stage
7:00 pm - Crooked Oak - Bluegrass Stage
9:00 pm - Crooked Oak - Bluegrass Stage
6:15 pm - Filipino dance & music - Festival of Nations
9:45 pm - Filipino dance & music - Festival of Nations
8:30 pm - Taylor Alexander - Moosic Stage
9:30 pm - Taylor Alexander - Moosic Stage
Special Events, September 16, 2017
Funnel Cake 5K - open to youth and adults.Support 4-H and get a complimentary funnel cake after the race. Register online or at event. Sports Arena - 9:00 am.
Corn Hole Championships - Free with fair admission. (Ages 10+) - Race Track Concourse 10:00 am
Apple Pie Contest - Creative Arts Building 1:15 pm.
Karaoke Contest Finals - Top 2 winners each day advance to finals: Grand prize $500, 2nd place $250, 3rd place $150.
Nighty Contest at 7:00 pm. Registration starts at 6:45 pm.
Finals at 6:30 pm. - Moosic Stage
The Country Showdown - 36 year history showcasting some of the hottest country stars. Finals at 6:00 pm. - Cumberland Stage.
Freedom Pro Wrestling - Showdown at the Fairgrounds with CJ O'Doyle, Vince Russo, Stevie Richards, Tony & LT Falk, Tracy Smothers, Crazy Steve, Crimson/Mayweather and more - Sports Arena 7:00 pm.
Advance tickets required at eventbrite.com
Livestock & Equine Events, September 16
All Day - Barrel NBHA Show - Equine Area
9:00 pm. - TN Mini Donkey Show - Pulling Barn
3:00 pm. - Fair Parade - Livestock Area
3:00 pm. - Junior Open Dairy Showmanship - Show Arena
(follows Showmanship) Dairy, Dolls & Dudes
4:30 pm. - Kids Pedal Tractor Pull - Equine Area
5:00 pm. - Junior Open Dairy (Heifers) - Show Arena
Fairs, Festivals, Parades, Concerts, Shows