Festival Schedule


Aug
18
Sat
Tennessee Soybean Festival Pageant @ Watkins Auditorium
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am

Tennessee Soybean Festival Pageant Registration Form 2018

Tennessee Soybean Festival Pageant – August 18, 2018

University of Tennessee at Martin – Boling University Center – Watkins Auditorium

 

Aug
21
Tue
Junior Photography & Art Contest @ Martin City Hall
Aug 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Entry Times: Drop Off Art at Martin City Hall Tuesday August 21st & Thursday August 23rd 3:30-5:00pm or mail in submissions to Project 731, 351 Highway 431, Martin, TN 38237. All mailed Art, Photo, and Coloring Sheet submissions must be postmarked by August 23rd to be considered; Judging categories for Special Needs and Grades K-12. The Coloring Sheet Contest is limited to children ages 0 to 10. For registration, coloring sheet, and specific contest rules visit www.tnsoybeanfestival.org. Entries and winners will be displayed at Magical Martin Day at the Project 731 booth.

Aug
23
Thu
Junior Photography & Art Contest @ Martin City Hall
Aug 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Entry Times: Drop Off Art at Martin City Hall Thursday August 23rd 3:30-5:00pm or mail in submissions to Project 731, 351 Highway 431, Martin, TN 38237. All mailed Art, Photo, and Coloring Sheet submissions must be postmarked by August 23rd to be considered.Eligibility requirements: Judging categories for special needs and Grades K-12. The Coloring Sheet Contest is limited to children ages 0 to 10. For registration, coloring sheet, and specific contest rules visit www.tnsoybeanfestival.org. Entries and winners will be displayed at Magical Martin Day at the Project 731 booth.

Aug
30
Thu
Rotary Golf Tournament @ Persimmon Hills
Aug 30 @ 11:00 am

Location: Persimmon Hills in Sharon, TN – Time: 11:00 am-Lunch Served, Tee Time: noon; Format: Four person team scramble. Entry Fee: Team $280, Individual $70. Register online by August 23rd. For more information visit www.tnsoybeanfestival.org or contact Dustin Frazier at 731-587-1920

Sponsored by: Martin Rotary Club

Aug
31
Fri
Martin Made Music featuring Larry Brewer in Concert @ The Lindell, 218 South Lindell Street, Martin
Aug 31 @ 7:30 pm

Martin Made Music featuring Larry Brewer Tickets 

Time: 8:00 pm, Doors Open at 7:30 pm – Location: The Lindell, 218 South Lindell Street; Martin Made Music featuring Larry Brewer former lead singer of the legendary Martin based rock band “The Windows”. Seating is limited to the first 150 people. General Admission seating. Purchase tickets online at www.tnsoybeanfestival.org for $10 or $15 at the door day of show.

Sep
1
Sat
Home Grown Farmers Market @ Martin Farmers Market, Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Time: 8:00 am-noon – Location: Martin Farmers Market, Historic Downtown Martin, TN; Purchase local produce grown within 25 miles of Martin, TN. The Tennessee Soybean Festival Harvest Market will feature live music, guest vendors from Coastal Connection Seafood, and local craft vendors.

Minecraft Farming Challenge @ UTM Gooch Hall Room 325
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bicycle Rodeo @ First Baptist Church Parking Lot
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am
Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Touch a Truck @ Festival Park
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Minecraft Farming Challenge @ UTM Gooch Hall Room 325
Sep 1 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
UT Football vs West Virginia @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm

Tailgate Party @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 1 @ 2:30 pm

Time: 2:30pm -Location: Virginia Weldon Park, UT Vols vs West Virginia Kickoff at 2:30pm, UTM Skyhawks vs Missouri, Kickoff at 3:00pm, Come support the Volunteers and Skyhawks as games will be shown on large video screens in the Virginia Weldon Park. Concessions available. Bring your tents and lawn chairs.

6th Annual Biodiesel Truck & Tractor Pull @ Martin Recreation Complex
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7:00pm – Location: Martin Recreation Complex- Admission: $10, Children ages 5 & under Free – Concessions will be available on site for purchase.

Sponsored by: H & R Agri-Power, www.USAPullers.org Tennessee Soybean Promotion Board

Martin Community Band with Rachel Taulbee @ Festival Park Amphitheater
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7pm -Location: Festival Park Amphitheater, Free admittance, The Martin Community plays its greatest hits from its 5th season alongside guest vocalist, Rachel Taulbee

Movie Night at the Tennessee Soybean Festival @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 1 @ 8:00 pm

Time: 8:00 pm, Location:Virginia Weldon Park -Join us for a Family Movie Night at The Tennessee Soybean Festival. Watch Incredibles 2 under the stars in Virginia Weldon Park, Bring blankets and a picnic dinner.

Sep
2
Sun
5th Annual Guitar as Art Contest Exhibition @ Art Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at UTM
Sep 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Exhibit Open:2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Awards Ceremony: 2:15 pm – Location: Art Gallery, Fine Arts Building, UT-Martin. Showcasing guitars that have been artistically altered using any 2D media method. Refreshments and live music. The Guitar as Art Exhibit is open to the public Tuesday, September 4 through Sunday, September 8, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm.

Sponsored by: Sodexo Dining Services, UT Martin Dept. of Visual and Theatre Arts, and the League of Striving Artists

Sunday Night Concert- Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers @ Festival Park
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm
Sep
3
Mon
Home Grown Farmers Market @ Martin Farmers Market, Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Time: 8:00 am-noon – Location: Martin Farmers Market, Historic Downtown Martin, TN; Purchase local produce grown within 25 miles of Martin, TN.

Sesame Street Live… “C” is for Celebration
Sep 3 @ 11:00 am
Makers Faire @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Time: noon – 9:00pm – Location: Historic Downtown Martin; Watch art be created before your eyes at a unique market that combines art, craft, and science into one exciting and educational experience. The Bentley Burns and his Magic Show will roving the Makers Faire from 12pm-5pm. Vendors contact Sarah Skelton at [email protected] or download an application at www.tnsoybeafestival.org

TSF Makers Fare Information 2018

TN Soybean Festival Makers Faire Application

Magic Show @ Oxford Street Stage
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm, Location: Oxford Street Stage; FREE EVENT – See magic come to life with the Bentley Burns Magic Show.

US Army Interactive Exhibit @ Lindell Street
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm – Location: Lindell Street – Monday, Sept. 3rd. – Friday, Sept. 7th The US Army Interactive Semi is full of fun and educational opportunities for all ages. It offers a classroom mode, game mode, or a combination of both. IS2 is also equipped with three military robots. Students will have an opportunity to navigate and operate the robots in the contained environment during team building events.

Magical Martin Day @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sesame Street Live… “C” is for Celebration
Sep 3 @ 5:00 pm
Sep
4
Tue
Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 4 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: Inside C.E. Weldon Library, Gently used books of various genres. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Summer Reading Program.

 

History of Farming Exhibit @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 4 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: C.E. Weldon Library; Take a walk through the years and experience the history of farming in Weakley County!

5th Annual Guitar as Art Exhibition @ Art Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at UTM
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Guitar as Art Exhibit is open to the public Tuesday, September 4 through Saturday, September 8, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm.

Location: Art Gallery, Fine Arts Building, UT-Martin. Showcasing guitars that have been artistically altered using any 2D media method. 

Sponsored by: Sodexo Dining Services, UT Martin Dept. of Visual and Theatre Arts, and the League of Striving Artists

US Army Interactive Exhibit @ Lindell Street
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm – Location: Lindell Street – Monday, Sept. 3rd. – Friday, Sept. 7th The US Army Interactive Semi is full of fun and educational opportunities for all ages. It offers a classroom mode, game mode, or a combination of both. IS2 is also equipped with three military robots. Students will have an opportunity to navigate and operate the robots in the contained environment during team building events.

Midway & Amusement Rides
Sep 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store @ Downtown Martin
Sep 4 @ 5:30 pm – Sep 8 @ 10:00 pm

View the Illustrated History of Martin TN.

Location: Police Station Parking Lot at the corner of Lindell St. and University Street.

 

 

 

 

25th Annual TSF Festival Parade
Sep 4 @ 6:30 pm
Tuesday Night Concert- Frankie Valli Tribute @ Festival Park
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm

FREE CONCERT at 7:00 pm in the Festival Park Ampatheatre following the parade. Let’s Hang On! pays tribute to one of the greatest vocal groups of all time, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, showcasing their mega-hits.This polished stage show features four outstanding male vocalists and two talented female artists who sing and dance their way through some of the best songs of all time. Unlike other tribute acts, these performers are backed by a live band. Relive the classic “Jersey Boy” sound and look, centered around Frankie Valli’s vocal virtuosity, the group’s tight four-part harmonies and crisp dance moves. You’ll hear Sherry, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Walk Like a Man, I’ve Got You Under My Skin, Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You, December (1963), Who Loves You, My Eyes Adored You, Silence Is Golden (a capella) and Let’s Hang On! as well as some other popular hits of the 60’s. This nationally touring show has been playing to sold out audiences all over America for the past 6 years, from Las Vegas to New York. Don’t miss the chance to see this electrifying show!


Sep
5
Wed
Prayer Breakfast @ First United Methodist church
Sep 5 @ 6:45 am

Join us for our annual prayer breakfast.  Speaker: Dr. Keith Carver, Chancellor, University of Tennessee at Martin

Sponsored by: Martin Area Ministerial Alliance

Time: 6:45am – Location: First Baptist Church, Free and open to the public.

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 5 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: Inside C.E. Weldon Library, Gently used books of various genres. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Summer Reading Program.

 

History of Farming Exhibit @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 5 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: C.E. Weldon Library; Take a walk through the years and experience the history of farming in Weakley County!

Senior Adult Rook Tournament @ The Martin Gateway Center
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – Location: The Martin Gateway Center, All Seniors are welcome!

Sponsored by: The Martin Gateway Center and Weakley County Nursing Home

The Crossroads Luncheon: A Celebration of Civic Organizations @ Boiling University Center, Duncan Ballroom
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Time: noon-1:00 pm – Location: Boling University Center, Duncan Ballroom; Martin Civic organization members and guests are welcome to attend.

Please RSVP to Steve Vantrese at [email protected]

5th Annual Guitar as Art Exhibition @ Art Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at UTM
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Guitar as Art Exhibit is open to the public Tuesday, September 4 through Saturday, September 8, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm.

Location: Art Gallery, Fine Arts Building, UT-Martin. Showcasing guitars that have been artistically altered using any 2D media method. 

Sponsored by: Sodexo Dining Services, UT Martin Dept. of Visual and Theatre Arts, and the League of Striving Artists

US Army Interactive Exhibit @ Lindell Street
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm – Location: Lindell Street – Monday, Sept. 3rd. – Friday, Sept. 7th The US Army Interactive Semi is full of fun and educational opportunities for all ages. It offers a classroom mode, game mode, or a combination of both. IS2 is also equipped with three military robots. Students will have an opportunity to navigate and operate the robots in the contained environment during team building events.

Community Health Awareness Fair @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm

TSF Community Health Fair 2018 Registration Form

Time: 5:00pm – Location: Virginia Weldon Park; Free and open to the public. In the event of inclement weather location will be at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.

Those wanting to set up a booth should contact, [email protected] by August 20th.

Sponsored by: Lions Club and Weakley County Interagency Council

Faith & Community Night Picnic @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Free Community Dinner – Donations Accepted and will benefit the Martin Area Ministerial Alliance

FREE hamburgers – open to the public

Sponsor: Martin Area Ministerial Alliance & TN Soybean Promotion Council

Midway & Amusement Rides
Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store @ Downtown Martin
Sep 5 @ 5:30 pm – Sep 9 @ 10:00 pm

View the Illustrated History of Martin TN.

Location: Police Station Parking Lot at the corner of Lindell St. and University Street.

 

 

 

 

Faith & Community Night Trivia @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 5 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Time: 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm – Location: Virginia Weldon Park

Group of 6 to 8. Trivia topics including Soybean Facts , Bible, Sports, Visual, Entertainment, and Science.

Gift cards and prizes for trivia winner.

Wednesday Night Concert- The Jackson Symphony @ Festival Park
Sep 5 @ 7:30 pm
Sep
6
Thu
The Tennessee Soybean Festival Farmers Breakfast @ Tennessee Tractor of Martin
Sep 6 @ 6:30 am

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 6 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: Inside C.E. Weldon Library, Gently used books of various genres. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Summer Reading Program.

 

History of Farming Exhibit @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 6 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: C.E. Weldon Library; Take a walk through the years and experience the history of farming in Weakley County!

Merchants Sidewalk Sale @ City-wide
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – throughout the day – City-wide merchant and sidewalk sales; Thursday-Saturday

Sponsored by: Martin’s Tennessee Downtowns Community and Martin Business Association

 

Senior Adult Dominoes @ The Martin Gateway Center
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – Location: The Martin Gateway Center, All Seniors are welcome!

Sponsored by: The Gateway Center and TN Quality Homecare & Hospice

5th Annual Guitar as Art Exhibition @ Art Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at UTM
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Guitar as Art Exhibit is open to the public Tuesday, September 4 through Saturday, September 8, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm.

Location: Art Gallery, Fine Arts Building, UT-Martin. Showcasing guitars that have been artistically altered using any 2D media method. 

Sponsored by: Sodexo Dining Services, UT Martin Dept. of Visual and Theatre Arts, and the League of Striving Artists

US Army Interactive Exhibit @ Lindell Street
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm – Location: Lindell Street – Monday, Sept. 3rd. – Friday, Sept. 7th The US Army Interactive Semi is full of fun and educational opportunities for all ages. It offers a classroom mode, game mode, or a combination of both. IS2 is also equipped with three military robots. Students will have an opportunity to navigate and operate the robots in the contained environment during team building events.

Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm

Time: 4:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Those Funny Little People @ Oxford St Stage
Sep 6 @ 4:45 pm
10th Annual Cancer Crash @ Downtown Martin
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm
Street Fair @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm

Time: 5pm-midnight – Location: Historic Downtown Martin. Come out and enjoy delicious food, entertainment, games, and craft vendors.

The US Air Force Exhibit @ TSF Street Fair, Lindell St.
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Sponsored by: US Air Force

Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store @ Downtown Martin
Sep 6 @ 5:30 pm – Sep 10 @ 10:00 pm

View the Illustrated History of Martin TN.

Location: Police Station Parking Lot at the corner of Lindell St. and University Street.

 

 

 

 

Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm

Time: 6:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm
Those Funny Little People @ Street Fair (Lindell St)
Sep 6 @ 7:45 pm
Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 6 @ 8:00 pm

Time: 8:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Thursday Night Concert – Switchfoot @ Festival Park
Sep 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 6 @ 9:00 pm
Sep
7
Fri
25th Annual Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Cook-off @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 7 all-day

Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Cook-off – Cook Location: Virginia Weldon Park

 Sponsor: Tyson Foods

Cook Time: All Day , Cooking Categories: Backyard Variety, Best Booth, Backyard Bird; Cooking Teams registration

5:00 pm FREE Tyson BBQ Chicken community meal in Virginia Weldon Park. BBQ chicken plates are limited  and available in designated areas.

Questions: Contact Keisha Hooper at Tyson Foods, Obion County Complex Phone: (731)-886-4720

Tyson BBQ Cooking Contest Application 2018

Children’s Street Fair @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm – Location: Historic Downtown Martin, Carnival and street fair open for Martin Primary and Elementary Schools

Sponsor: Union City Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Lunch Sponsor: Tennova Healthcare/ Volunteer Martin

Those Funny Little People @ Street Fair (Lindell St)
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am
Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 7 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: Inside C.E. Weldon Library, Gently used books of various genres. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Summer Reading Program.

 

History of Farming Exhibit @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 7 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Time: 9:30am-5:30pm – Location: C.E. Weldon Library; Take a walk through the years and experience the history of farming in Weakley County!

Merchants Sidewalk Sale @ City-wide
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – throughout the day – City-wide merchant and sidewalk sales; Thursday-Saturday

Sponsored by: Martin’s Tennessee Downtowns Community and Martin Business Association

 

Those Funny Little People @ Street Fair (Lindell St)
Sep 7 @ 11:30 am
5th Annual Guitar as Art Exhibition @ Art Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at UTM
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Guitar as Art Exhibit is open to the public Tuesday, September 4 through Saturday, September 8, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm.

Location: Art Gallery, Fine Arts Building, UT-Martin. Showcasing guitars that have been artistically altered using any 2D media method. 

Sponsored by: Sodexo Dining Services, UT Martin Dept. of Visual and Theatre Arts, and the League of Striving Artists

Senior Adult Big Bingo @ The Martin Gateway Center
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00pm – Location: The Martin Gateway Center, All Seniors welcome!

Sponsored by: The Gateway Center and Woodmen of the World

Street Fair @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm-midnight – Location: Historic Downtown Martin. Come out and enjoy delicious food, entertainment, games, and craft vendors.

The US Air Force Exhibit @ TSF Street Fair, Lindell St.
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm

Sponsored by: US Air Force

US Army Interactive Exhibit @ Lindell Street
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm – Location: Lindell Street – Monday, Sept. 3rd. – Friday, Sept. 7th The US Army Interactive Semi is full of fun and educational opportunities for all ages. It offers a classroom mode, game mode, or a combination of both. IS2 is also equipped with three military robots. Students will have an opportunity to navigate and operate the robots in the contained environment during team building events.

9th Annual Soybean Festival Disc Golf Tournament @ Harrison Road Complex
Sep 7 @ 4:00 pm
9th Annual Soybean Festival Disc Golf Tournament @ Harrison Road Complex

Time: 4:00pm – Location: Harrison Road Complex (Martin), Event Registration: 4-6pm, Play begins at 6pm, Doubles partners are determined on site. For more information visit, www.bluegrassdiscgolf.org/martin

Sponsor: Martin Parks and Recreation

www.bluegrassdiscgolf.org/martin

 

 

Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 7 @ 4:00 pm

Time: 4:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

10th Annual Cancer Crash @ Downtown Martin
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
25th Annual Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Cook-off and Community Dinner @ Weldon Park
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm

FREE Tyson BBQ Chicken community meal at 5:00pm in Virginia Weldon Park. BBQ chicken plates are limited  and available in designated areas.

Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Cook-off – Cook Location: Weldon Park

 Sponsor: Tyson Foods

Cook Time: All Day , Cooking Categories: Backyard Variety, Best Booth, Backyard Bird; Cooking Teams registration,

Questions: Contact Keisha Hooper at Tyson Foods, Obion County Complex Phone: (731)-886-4720

Tyson BBQ Cooking Contest Application 2018

Hogslop String Band @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm
Midway & Amusement Rides @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm
Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm

Time: 6:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Those Funny Little People @ Street Fair (Lindell St)
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm
5th Annual Sammies Bacon Eating Contest @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 7 @ 6:30 pm

Time: 6:30pm- Location: Virginia Weldon Park Stage; Best. Meat. Ever. The winner of the Fourth Annual Sammies Bacon Eating Contest will receive a massive bacon trophy and a $100 gift certificate to Sammies. All contestants will receive a t-shirt.

Advance registration is required at Sammies Restaurant in Martin, TN. Only TEN spots available. Lock, Stock & Barrel challenge winners will have priority.

For specific rules visit Sammies Facebook page or stop by Sammies.

Sponsored by : Sammies

Homegrown Westview Charger Football @ Hardy Graham Football Stadium UT Martin
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7:00pm – Location: Hardy Graham Football Stadium UT Martin, Support our hometown team, the Westview Chargers, as they take on MLK High School

Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm
The Gap Party at the Opera House @ N. Lindell Street
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Time: 7:00pm-11:30pm – Location:N. Lindell St.; Come out and enjoy live music in the Gap by “Mid Life Crisis”!

 

Those Funny Little People @ Oxford St Stage
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm
WCMT / Star 95.1 Singing Bee @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7:00pm – Location:Virginia Weldon Park Stage

Sponsor: WCMT / Star 95.1

Friday Night Concert- 38 SPECIAL AND FOREIGNER @ Festival Park
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm
Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm

Time: 8:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 7 @ 9:00 pm
Cadillac’s Soybean Festival Celebration @ Cadillac's Parking Lot
Sep 7 @ 9:30 pm

Start Time: 9:30pm-close – Location: Cadillac’s Parking Lot Church St.; Celebrate the TN Soybean Festival at Cadillac’s Bar and Grill with live music featuring the band “Hot Wired”.

Sponsored by: Cadillac’s

Sep
8
Sat
American Legion Ladies’ Auxillary Pancake Breakfast @ American Legion
Sep 8 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am
TN Soybean Festival 5k Road Race / 1 Mile Fun Walk @ Westview High School Back Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am

Time: 7:30am Adult 5K/1 Mile Fun Walk -Kids Run 8:15am – Location: Westview High School Back Parking Lot; 5K Run – Pre-Registration Fee of $10 due by August 31st Race Day Registration Entry Fee $15 | 1K Kid Run/5K Walk – Pre-Registration Fee of $5 due by August 31st, Race Day Registration Entry Fee $5 Registration form available at tnsoybeanfestival.org
2018 TN Soybean Festival 5K Registration Form

5th Annual Soybean Softball Showcase @ Martin Recreational Complex
Sep 8 @ 8:00 am

Start Time: 8:00am – Tournament runs all day – Location: Martin Recreation Complex

 

9th Annual Soybean Festival Disc Golf Tournament @ Harrison Road Complex
Sep 8 @ 8:00 am
9th Annual Soybean Festival Disc Golf Tournament @ Harrison Road Complex

Singles Play (Am, B-tier, Pro C-tier)

Time: 8:00am – Location: Harrison Road Complex, Event Registration: 8am-9am, Play begins at 9am, 36 hole competition (2 rounds) For more information visit, www.bluegrassdiscgolf.org/martin

Sponsor: Martin Parks and Recreation

www.bluegrassdiscgolf.org/martin

 

 

Home Grown Farmers Market @ North Lindell/Church St, Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Time: 8:00am-11:00am – Location: North Lindell/Church St. Historic Downtown Martin, TN

21st Annual Soybean Festival MTD Car and Bike Show @ First Baptist Church Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Viewing/Judging Time:10:00am-2:00pm – Location: First Baptist Church Parking Lot, Free Admission for Spectators; $25 Vehicle Registration from 8:00 am-noon.

Sponsored by: MTD Products Inc.

Break for Bach @ CE Weldon Library (enter on the east side of the library)
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Merchants Sidewalk Sale @ City-wide
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – throughout the day – City-wide merchant and sidewalk sales; Thursday-Saturday

Sponsored by: Martin’s Tennessee Downtowns Community and Martin Business Association

 

Street Fair @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am-midnight, Location: Historic Downtown Martin. Come out and enjoy delicious food, entertainment, games, and craft vendors.

Tennessee Soybean Festival West Tennessee Dairy Show @ Ned Ray McWherter Ag Complex on UTM Campus
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – Location: Ned Ray McWherter Ag Complex on UTM Campus, Open and Junior Show, Juniors receive additional premium.

Animals may arrive on September 7th.

For additional information and registration visit www.tnsoybeanfestival.org

 

Midway & Amusement Rides
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am
Those Funny Little People @ Oxford St Stage
Sep 8 @ 11:30 am
10th Annual Cancer Crash @ Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – 12:00 am
Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm

Time: 12:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm
Those Funny Little People @ Street Fair (Lindell St)
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm
5th Annual Guitar as Art Exhibition @ Art Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at UTM
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Guitar as Art Exhibit is open to the public Tuesday, September 4 through Saturday, September 8, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm.
Awards Ceremony : 3:00 pm
Location: Art Gallery, Fine Arts Building, UT-Martin.

16 Mt. Pelia Rd. 201 Fine Arts Bldg. Martin, TN 38238

Showcasing guitars that have been artistically altered using any 2D media method.

Sponsored by: Sodexo Dining Services, UT Martin Dept. of Visual and Theatre Arts, and the League of Striving Artists

The Magic Flute @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 8 @ 3:00 pm
The Magic Flute @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 8 @ 3:45 pm
Those Funny Little People @ Street Fair (Lindell St)
Sep 8 @ 3:45 pm
Weakley County Animal Clinic Pet Show and Competition @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm

Show Time: 4:00pm – Location: Virginia Weldon Park; Free contestant/pet registration begins at 3:00pm in the park. FREE SHOW

Sponsored by: Weakley County Animal Clinic

Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm

Time: 6:00pm – Location:Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St, FREE SHOW The only traveling shark show in the United States. The diver will narrate the show as he dives with the sharks, providing a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it is like for humans to interact with sharks.

Nerveless Nocks @ Martin City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm
Saturday Night Concert- Gretchen Wilson with Jessie G and Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy @ Festival Park
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm
The Gap Party at the Opera House @ N. Lindell Street
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Time: 7:00pm-11:30pm – Location:N. Lindell St, Come out and enjoy live music in the Gap by Scott Myatt.

 

Those Funny Little People @ Oxford St Stage
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm
Tennessee Soybean Festival Silver Anniversary Fireworks Show @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 9:00 pm

Time: Immediately following the Gretchen Wilson and Big & Rich concert.

Location: Historic Downtown Martin, TN.

Celebrate 25 years of Tennessee Soybean Festival with a Grand Finale fireworks show.

Cadillac’s Soybean Festival Celebration @ Cadillac's Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 9:30 pm

Start Time: 9:30pm-close, Location: Cadillac’s Parking Lot Church St.; Celebrate the TN Soybean Festival at Cadillac’s Bar and Grill with live music featuring the band “Avonlea”.

Sponsored by: Cadillac’s

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Sodexo Sunday Brunch @ Skyhawk Dining Hall, UT Martin Boling University Center
Sep 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Time:10:30am-1:30pm, Location: Skyhawk Dining Hall, UT Martin Boling University Center

Sponsored by: Sodexo-UT Martin Dining Services