NEW & EXITING EVENTS
IN THE COMMERCIAL BUILDING
"Plant That Old Chair" contest is for everyone, whether you have a green thumb or a brown thumb! Any chair will do - just use your imagination and create something wild, fun, colorful, useful, unique! Entries for the contest will be taken on Sunday, July 14th from 10:00 a.m. till 6:00 pm and on Monday July 15th from 9:00 am till 1:00 pm in the Merchant Bldg. No pre-enry required. Judging is Tuesday, July 16th. If you want to sell your item, we will have your name and contact number on each of them.
Be sure to enter the Photography Show and Art Show. Make sure photos and paintings are framed for hanging. These are both open shows, so enter as many items as you like. We will have a locked jewelry case for jewelry artist. The Art Show will include all types of art from drawings, sketches, paintings, to welding, knitting, sewing, quilting, jewelry, etc. If it's art, it should be entered and entries will be taken on Sunday, July 14th from 10:00 a.m. till 6:00 pm in the Merchant Building. (Commercial Building.) If you want to sell your pieces, we will have your name and contact number on each item. The Floor Store and Franklin Valley Carpet Outlet have each donated carpet/flooring to make the Commercial Building like an art gallery.
The open flower show is for anyone who wants to enter their beautiful cut arrangements as well as potted arrangements. This contest entry will be Sunday July 14th and will be judged on Tuesday, July 17th. Potted plants may be entered as well. We have ribbons for the winners.
The Pie Baking Contest is Saturday, July 20th at 12:00 noon in the Merchant/Commercial Building. Entries will begin at 10:30 am on Saturday until 11:45 am. After judging, we will have a pie eating contest. Please have pies covered well. During entry, you will decide if you want your pie in the Pie Eating Contest.
The Pie Eating Contest will begin right after judging of the pies. The winner of the pie eating contest will win a prize! Anyone is eligible to enter the pie eating contest, contact Kim Milliken at 740-418-6293.
The Battle of the Bands is on Saturday, July 20 and will begin at 12:00 noon on the grounds by the fair office! Bart Wiseman will be the Master of Ceremonies for this event. Bands need to enter now by calling Bart at 740-395-6032. The winning band will be NEXT YEARS OPENING ACT FOR OUR HEADLINER! Come support your favorite band!
There will be a free drawing jar in the Art/Photography Gallery in the Merchant Building. We will draw a name or two daily to give away gifts! Nothing to do but fill out your name, age, phone number and we will draw at the end of each day.
And last but not least make sure to enter your homegrown produce and any other horticultural items you wish to enter. Please see the Fair Book for complete details.
Thanks to The Floor Store