Franklin County Fair

Southern Middle TN Pavilion

1041 Wilton Circle

Winchester, TN  37398


Fair Map Download Here


Fair Schedule


Saturday September 28

Enter Home Arts Exhibits

9 AM-1 PM  Southern Middle TN Pavilion

Saturday September 28

Franklin County Fairest of the Fair and Miss Sparkle Pageants

4 PM  Franklin County High School Auditorium

Doors open at 3 PM

$5 Admission


Sunday September 29

Horse Show

2 PM Southern Middle TN Pavilion

Gate opens at 12 PM

$3 Admission


Monday September 30

9 AM-6 PM Enter Kitchen Arts Exhibits

9 AM-6 PM Vendor Set Up

Southern Middle TN Pavilion

Tuesday October 1

5 pm Tractor Parade Line-Up at FC Annex Building

5:30 PM Tractor Parade Begins

6 PM Opening Ceremonies

6:30 PM Family Fun Night at the Fair!

Southern Middle TN Pavilion

5 PM Gates Open

FREE Admission

No Carnival - Carnival on the Midway opens Wednesday October 2


Wednesday October 2

10 AM-1 PM Senior Citizen Picnic and Entertainment

5 PM-10 PM Carnival on the Midway

6 PM Boots, Bows, and Bling Pageant on the Stage

8 PM Bad Nayber

5 PM Gates Open

$3 Admission

$15 Armbands


Thursday October 3

5 PM-10 PM Carnival on the Midway

5 PM Goat Show in the Arena

6 PM Dog Show on the Stage

7:30 PM Talent Show on the Stage

8 PM-10 PM Rocket City Championship Wrestling

9 PM Double Shot Band on the Stage

5 PM Gate Opens

$5 Admission

$15 Armbands

Friday October 4

10 AM-3 PM Kids Day at the Fair 

Lots of FREE games, contests, crafts and demonstrations (Pavilion Area)

11 AM-3 PM Carnival on the Midway

10 AM Gate Opens

$1 Admission

$13 Armbands (discount valid from 11 AM-3 PM)

Friday October 4

5 PM Swine Show in the Arena

5 PM-10 PM Carnival on the Midway

7 PM Garden Tractor Pull at the Grandstands

7 PM Chase Clanton and the Vibes on the Stage

3 PM-til Close:

$5 Admission

$15 Armbands


Saturday October 5

8 AM 4H Chick Chain in front of Home Arts Exhibit Building

10 AM Off-Road Events in the Mud Zone

10 AM Mud Volleyball at the Mud Pit

10 AM Cornhole Tournament 

5 PM Beef Cattle

5 PM-10 PM Carnival on the Midway

6 PM Kids Demo Derby (Power Wheels) at the Grandstands

6 PM and 8 PM Ms. Gwen Comedian on the Stage

7 PM and 9 PM The Crossroads Band on the Stage

7 PM Lucas Oil Mid-South Pullers Association Truck and Tractor Pull

Following Lucas Oil Mid-South Pullers Association Truck and Tractor Pull...TPA Pull - Pull What You Brung Class 

Gate Opens at 8 AM

$5 Admission; after 3 PM $10

Armbands $15 - 5 PM til Close


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Fair Admission Costs

Tuesday: Gates Open at 5 PM FREE Admission

Wednesday: Gates Open at 5 PM $3

Thursday: Gates Open at 5 PM $5

Friday: Kids Day 11 AM-3 PM $1; after 3 PM $5

Saturday: Gate Opens 8 AM $5; after 3 PM $10

Tickets available at the gate

Children under 10 get in FREE every night


Carnival Hours and Armband Costs

Wednesday: 5 PM-10 PM $15

Thursday: 5 PM-10 PM $15

Friday: Kids Day 11 AM-3 PM $13; Reopen 5 PM-10 PM $15 (New Armband)

Saturday 5 PM-10 PM $15


All rides have height requirements posted at entrances. 

Single tickets are $1 with minimum purchase of 2

Armbands are $15 except for Kids Day $13

We have an on-site ATM but do not take cards or check.

Carnival will not be open Tuesday


Vendor ApplicationS

Please carefully read all Vendor Application Rules and Guidelines before submitting. Bring completed applications to the Franklin County Extension Office, 330 Joyce Lane, Winchester, TN  37398. For more information call Barbara Finney at (931) 308-7550


2019 Franklin County Fair Board & CommitteeS

Fair Board Officers:

President: Barbara Finney (931) 308-7550

Vice President: Wendy Capley (931) 308-9439

Secretary: Cindy Henn (931) 636-7219

Treasurer: Kristie Bell (931) 308-9060


Board Members:

Deanna Sidley, Kim Cole, Christopher Smith, Virginia Sawyer, Angie Fuller, Taylor Cowley, Michael McCarver, Mary Beth Henley, Dustin Chisam, Carol Fulmer


Volunteer Board:

Stetson Snead, Joy Snead, Jennifer Lightfoot, Chloe Davenport Costilla, dallas Felton, Jonathan Johns, Gina Sims-Johnson, James Cantrell, Jennifer Howland, Kelly Bolin, Timothy Eddings, Michelle Huffer, Emily Huffer, Beth Walls, Megan McGee, Dustin Darnell and family, Amanda Hill, Tiffany Hartwig, Tim Fuller, Mike Moore, Michael Sisk, Scott Smith, Casey Jackson, Billy Anderson, Maggie Goodwin, Christy Hanson, Jeremy Hayes, Nikki Nash, Morgan Durm, Mauresha Eddings, Amber Hastings, Donnie Cole, Fred Nash, Glynn Haston, Becky Cowan, Kathleen Lefler-Slater, Fran Chapman, Danny Perry, Mary Kerman, Becky Forkel, Ryan Forkel, Family and Community Education Club Members


Kids Day Spot Volunteers:

Rachel Cole, David Cole, Jordan Cole, Dan Ramirez, Stephanie Sisco, Josh Sisco, Jeremy Allen, Charity Allen, Bekah Anderson, Issaiah Saviour, Allysia Anderson, Cheyenne Beal, Sandy Austin, Scott Austin, Linda Smith, Sharon Lee, Ryan Forkel, Kate Robinson, Joshua Robinson, Allie Forkel, Lindsey Forkel 

2019 Franklin County Junior Fair Board:

Bella Hartwig, Jenna Kate Hill, Elizabeth Lightfoot, Jeffrey Horst, Destiny Costilla, Billie Rose Johnson, Logan Stines


Committee Chairpersons:

Advertising and Fair Book:

Wendy Capley  (931) 308-9439



Deanna Sidley  (931) 607-5717


Barbara Finney  (931) 308-7550

Fairground Layout and Decoration:

Dustin Chisam (931) 808-4887


Christopher Smith (931) 308-4404

Virginia Sawyer (931) 308-2073


Stetson Snead (931) 313-1591

Kim Cole (931) 434-9962


Kim Cole (931) 434-9962

Wendy Capley  (931) 308-9439

Taylor Cowley (931) 691-2459

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Mary Beth Henley (931) 967-2741

Livestock Shows:

Jonathan Johns  (931) 967-2741

Dallas Felton

School Art Exhibits:

Jennifer Howland  (931) 691-7937

Gina Sims Johnson


Cindy Henn  (931) 636-7219

Dustin Chisam  (931) 808-4887

Tractor Parade:

Angie Fuller (931) 580-1667

Tractor Pull:

Tim Fuller

Michael McCarver

Garden Tractor Pull:

Mike Moore (931) 273-9314

Off-Road Events:

James Cantrell  (931) 308-7428



Opening Night Celebration:

Jennifer Lightfoot

Dog Show:

Wendy Capley (931) 308-9439

Mud Volleyball:

Deanna Sidley (931) 607-5717

Cornhole Tournament:

Edd Hill


FC Board

Talent Show:

Jennifer Howland (931) 691-7937

Gina Sims Johnson

Junior Fair Board:

Taylor Cowley (931) 691-2459

Amber Hastings


Kid's Day:

Kim Cole (931) 434-9962

Tim Eddings (931) 636-3393

Old Fashioned Fun and Games:

Nikki Nash

Meegan McGee


Kids Demo Derby:

Nikki Nash

Meegan McGee