Wilson County Fair Board selects theme for 2018

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LEBANON, TENN. — The Wilson County Fair Board selected “Magic Memories at the Wilson County Fair” as the theme for this year’s fair, which will open on Friday, August 17, at 5 p.m. and run through Saturday, August 25.

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Wilson County Fair 1st Place Trophy Tennessee Fair Association

Wilson County Fair - 1st Place Trophy - Tennessee Fair Association

Congratulations everyone and a great big THANK YOU!

Wilson County Fair was honored to receive the 1st Place Trophy last night at the Tennessee Association of Fairs Convention. Thanks to each of you that helped make this possible!

There will be more information in the next Fair newsletter about the Convention.

Hope to see everyone at the January Fair Board Meeting, Thursday, January 25, 7:00 p.m. in the East/West Building. We will have exhibits on display for everyone to see from the convention. The 2018 Fair Theme will be announced.

Please start scheduling meetings with your committees, get your new ideas working and let the planning begin for a great 2018 Wilson County Fair!

Thanks for all you do!

Helen McPeak, 
Executive Director
Wilson County Promotions

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Thunderstorm delays big giveaway drawing Tuesday night

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Photographer - Nikki Hailey - From Day 6 Fiddlers Note

Thunderstorms passing through put a damper on the fair Tuesday night, delaying the Great Giveaway vehicle drawing for 30 minutes. The ticket barrel was placed underneath the announcers’ booth at the Motosports Arena to protect the tickets from the rain, as 2017 Fairest of the Fair Anna Belle Gallaher commenced the drawing.

Cover Photo: Wilma Hutson won the drawing on a ticket from Al’s Foodland and chose the 2017 Ford Focus from Bates Ford. From left in photo: 2017 Ms. Senior TN Wilson County Denise Byrd, Presley Draper from Al’s Foodland, winner Wilma Hutson, Ronnie Kelley from Bates Ford and Fairest of the Fair Anna Belle Gallaher.

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“Farmers, Boots and Country Roots” – 2014 Wilson County Fair Honors Farmers

“Farmers, Boots and Country Roots” – 2014 Wilson County Fair Honors Farmers

Folks, we are about 1 month away from another great Wilson County Fair. If you have visited the James E. Ward Agricultural Center recently, it looks like everything is in high gear. New paint is being applied, a couple of new stages are being constructed, the flower beds and landscaping are looking great, new buildings in Fiddlers Grove being readied for dedication, and fair committees are getting ready for the many events and entries at the fair. Volunteers and fair staff are now in a full sprint for the finish line which takes place on Friday, August 15, opening day of the 2014 Wilson County Fair.

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Are You Hypnotized by the Fair?

Are You Hypnotized by the Fair?

“This you will do for me.” Familiar words to any of the many thousands who have watched Hypnotist Michael Blaine perform at the Wilson County Fair. A popular fixture each August, Michael is back for his 15th year and still drawing standing room only crowds for his shows.

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Wilson County Fair launches Responsive Website

Wilson County Fair launches Responsive Website

Over the last few months, Bear Web Design has been working on a new responsive designed website to launch for the 2013 Wilson County Fair. A responsive website is a website that is mobile, tablet, laptop and desktop friendly and provides an optimum user experience based on the device with which the website is being used.

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