The 106th Tennessee State Fair Set for September

The 106th Tennessee State Fair will be held Sept. 7-16 at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds. The theme for this year’s fair is “Pick Tennessee State Fair.”

The fair will have several new events and exhibits in 2012. Some of the events and exhibits include:

  • Equine events in a new sand equestrian ring
  • “The Grascals” to perform on the Grandstand
  • Partnership with Make-A-Wish Middle Tennessee for the opening ceremony
  • Green Collar Exhibit featuring several green living seminars and exhibits
  • Champion of Champions in Poultry and Junior Dairy

In addition to the many new events and exhibits, there will be classic fair traditions including 10 days of bluegrass music on the Bluegrass Stage, livestock competitions, creative arts competitions, traditional fair food, McDonald’s Kids Country, Volunteer Village, daily karaoke contests, a Jack and Jenny Mule Show and midway rides to name a few.