The Tennessee State Fair is proud to exhibit the best talent and agriculture from all over the state. You’re not only invited to come visit, but also to participate in the 2013 Fair!

Dodgeball | Cornhole | Creative Arts, Livestock, and Equine

Tennessee Two-Crust Apple Pie Contest

TSF Apple PieThe Tennessee State Fair wants to find the BEST apple pie in the state of Tennessee!

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Dodgeball Tournament

DodgingForDollarsrDodging for Dollars is the first ever dodgeball tournament at the Tennessee State Fair! And if you win, you not only get insane bragging rights but a donation towards your charity of choice.

Groups of 6 to 10 can sign up to compete in the following tournaments:

  • Service Industry Tournament (groups representing different services) – 7:00pm, September 9th
  • College Night Tournament (college affiliated organizations) – 7:00pm, September 12th.

The entry fee for each team is $40.00 and includes free admission to the fair. Deadline for entree will be Friday, August 30th. Please fill out entry forms for each participant, and include payment made to The Tennessee State Fair Association, PO Box 24747, Nashville, TN 37202 or call Paul Adams at (914) 522-3190 for more information. Registration can also be emailed to

Dodgeball Forms

Dodgeball Registration Form
Dodgeball Team Member List
Dodgeball Team Waiver Form
Dodgeball Waiver Disclaimer

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Cornhole Tournament


Main Tournament entry fee:
$50 per team of 2.

$500 Grand Prize
$250 Second Place
$100 Third Place
$50 Fourth Place
$50 Fifth Place

Elf Fun Tournament entry fee: $25 per team of 2.

No professional players; this tournament is for kids, families, and whoever simply wants to play. This tournament will run in tandem with the main tournament. There will be trophies for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, but no monetary prizes.

Sign Up


  • Boards and new bags are provided by
  • Double elimination tournament: best 2 out of 3 in the winners bracket, one and done in the losers bracket
  • A coin flip will determine sides, bags, and who goes first
  • All teams will alternate throws
  • Teams must stand opposite their partner
  • All boards will be spaced 27ft front to front
  • The first team to 21 wins the game, no bust.
  • All team members have to be present at game time, no substitutions during the tournament.
  • Main Tournament: Each team must have at least one non-pro player.

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2013 Entry Forms & Catalogs

Creative Arts / 4-H / FFA / Agriculture

View or download PDF catalog
Creative Arts entry form
Adult Ed, 4-H/FFA entry form
Enter a Competition Online


View or download PDF catalog
Poultry and Rabbit Entry Form
Tennessee Donkey Show entry form
Livestock entry form
Livestock Schedule
Enter a Competition Online


View or download PDF catalog
Tennessee Donkey Show entry form
Livestock entry form
Equine Schedule
Enter a Competition Online

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these files. If you don’t have Acrobat Reader yet, you can get it right here.

Using dial-up or having trouble with the PDFs? Request smaller sections of catalogs be emailed to you or a paper version be mailed.

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