Festival Schedule


Aug
18
Sat
Miss TN Soybean Festival Pageant @ Watkins Auditorium, Boling University Center
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am

Tennessee Soybean Festival Pageant Registration Form 2018

Time: 9 a.m.

Location: Watkins Auditorium, Boling University Center

Pageant begins at 9 a.m. contestants arrive by 8 a.m. for first age group.

Contact: Debbie Yeager 731-587-3126. For complete event information see details below or visit Martin City Hall.

Sponsored by UT Federal Credit Union.

 

Aug
21
Tue
TSF Junior Art, Photography, Coloring, and Essay Contest @ Martin City Hall
Aug 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Entry Times: Drop Off Art at Martin City Hall Tuesday, Aug. 21, & Thursday, Aug. 23, 3:30-5 p.m. or mail in submissions to Project 731, 351 Highway 431, Martin, TN 38237.

All mailed Art, Photo, Coloring Sheet, and Essay submissions must be postmarked by Aug. 23 to be considered.

The Coloring Sheet Contest is limited to children ages 0 to 10.

For registration, coloring sheet, and specific contest rules see details below. Entries and winners will be displayed at Magical Martin Day at the Project 731 booth.

Sponsored by: Project 731.

2018 TSF Soybean Coloring Page PDF

Jr. Art:Photo:Coloring Contest Rules

TSF Project 731 Essay Contest PDF No Lines

TSF Project 731 Essay Contest PDF

Short Essay Contest Rules Project 731 TSF

 

 

Aug
23
Thu
TSF Junior Art, Photography, Coloring, and Essay Contest @ Martin City Hall
Aug 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Entry Times: Drop Off Art at Martin City Hall Tuesday, Aug. 21, & Thursday, Aug. 23, 3:30-5 p.m. or mail in submissions to Project 731, 351 Highway 431, Martin, TN 38237.

All mailed Art, Photo, Coloring Sheet, and Essay submissions must be postmarked by Aug. 23 to be considered.

The Coloring Sheet Contest is limited to children ages 0 to 10.

For registration, coloring sheet, and specific contest rules see details below. Entries and winners will be displayed at Magical Martin Day at the Project 731 booth.

Sponsored by: Project 731.

 

2018 TSF Soybean Coloring Page PDF

Jr. Art:Photo:Coloring Contest Rules

TSF Project 731 Essay Contest PDF No Lines

TSF Project 731 Essay Contest PDF

Short Essay Contest Rules Project 731 TSF

Sep
1
Sat
TSF Minecraft Farming Challenge @ UT Martin Campus, Gooch Hall Room 325
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Times: 8 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Location: UT Martin Campus, Gooch Hall Room 325

2 Sessions available for ages 10-17; Limited space, $10 registration fee; Advance registration is required; Register online by clicking “Click here to order tickets!” below.

Click here to order tickets! 

At the end of each session the minecraft farmer with the largest net worth will receive a $100 cash prize.

Sponsored by: Twin Oaks Technology and UTM College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.

Minecraft Farming Challenge Rules and Instructions

 
TSF Annual Bicycle Rodeo @ Martin First Baptist Church Parking Lot
Sep 1 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am

 

Time: 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Free registration begins at 8:30 a.m., Rodeo begins at 9 a.m. 

Location: Martin First Baptist Church Parking Lot

Participation open to any child with a two-wheel bike. Bicycles & helmets are required to participate. Win prizes and gift cards.

For more information and advance registration visit 2018 TSF Bicycle Rodeo Registration PDF.

Advance register between Aug. 6 and Aug. 30 via email, Steve Vantrease, [email protected]

Sponsored by: Martin Optimist Club & Martin Pilot Club

TSF Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Registration starts at 10 a.m. at CE Weldon Public Library

Free for everyone, Children, Teen, Adult, and Family divisions will be judged.

Winners and prizes will be awarded at 7 p.m. in Festival Park prior to the Martin Community Band performance.

For more information call 731-587-3148.

TSF Touch a Truck @ Festival Park Area, Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Festival Park Area, Historic Downtown Martin.

Free for everyone. Bring the entire family to see giant farming combines, fire trucks, police cars, tractors and much, much more!

TSF Minecraft Farming Challenge (Cancelled) @ UT Martin Campus, Gooch Hall Room 325
Sep 1 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

We are sorry to have to report this event has been cancelled for 2018.  Please check back next year.

Times: 8 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Location: UT Martin Campus, Gooch Hall Room 325

2 Sessions available for ages 10-17; Limited space, $10 registration fee; Advance registration is required;

At the end of each session the minecraft farmer with the largest net worth will receive a $100 cash prize.

Sponsored by: Twin Oaks Technology and UTM College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.

Minecraft Farming Challenge Rules and Instructions

 
Build Your Own Instrument @ First United Methodist church, Fellowship Hall
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The build your own instrument workshop is from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 1st at the First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall in Martin, TN.

Build your own instrument! This award-winning event is a fun interactive workshop for children in 4th and 5th grades that teaches participants the fundamentals of making music. Participation is free and limited to twenty students.

At 7:00 p.m. on Saturday evening participants will play their instruments while performing with The Martin Community Band at the Festival Park Amphitheater. Registration is available online at www.tnsoybeanfestival.org.

 

Sep
3
Mon
TSF Presents: Sesame Street Live… “C” is for Celebration @ Festival Park Amphitheater, Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 3 @ 11:00 am

Two Showtimes: 11 a.m./5 p.m.

Location: Festival Park Amphitheater

Your friends from Sesame Street are throwing a celebration and the whole neighborhood is invited. Join Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster and the gang for excitement, laughter and music. Sesame Street Live… “C” is for Celebration is what friends, family and forever memories are all about!

Children aged one and under do not need a ticket, doors open at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., Tickets, Bleacher $15 Chairback $25, Tickets may be purchased at the link below.

Eventbrite - Sesame Street Live… "C" is for Celebration 11:00AM Event

TSF Magical Martin Day @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Time: 3:00pm-7:00pm

Location: Virginia Weldon Park

Experience the “Award Winning” Magical Martin Day featuring your child’s favorite superheroes and princesses along with themed activity booths, amusement rides, games, free food booths, and more.

Magical Martin Day is Free for everyone. Additional paid food vendors will be on sight.

Exclusive Magical Martin Day T-Shirts can be purchased online at www.tnsoybeanfestival.org.

TSF Presents: Sesame Street Live… “C” is for Celebration @ Festival Park Amphitheater, Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 3 @ 5:00 pm

Two Showtimes: 11 a.m./5 p.m.

Location: Festival Park Amphitheater

Your friends from Sesame Street are throwing a celebration and the whole neighborhood is invited. Join Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster and the gang for excitement, laughter and music. Sesame Street Live… “C” is for Celebration is what friends, family and forever memories are all about!

Children aged one and under do not need a ticket, doors open at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., Tickets, Bleacher $15 Chairback $25, Tickets may be purchased at the link below.

Eventbrite - Sesame Street Live… "C" is for Celebration 5:00PM Event

Sep
4
Tue
TSF Midway – Armband Night @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 4 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Time: 5 p.m.-11 p.m.

5 p.m.-9 p.m. $15.00 per individual to ride any ride multiple times during the allotted time. 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Daily Rates Apply.

Location: Historic Downtown Martin

Amusement Rides and Carnival Games! 

TSF Parade @ University Street & Lindell Street
Sep 4 @ 6:30 pm

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Parade Route: University Street and Lindell Street

Grand Marshal: Janice & Parks Wells and Janice & Kenneth Moore representing Tennessee Soybean Farmers.

Sponsored by: Simmons Bank and Broadcast sponsored by WLJT-DT.

Parade Applications and information available online at the link below Mail in application deadline, Aug. 29.

 

TN Soybean Festival Parade Application 2018

 

Sep
5
Wed
TSF Midway & Armband Night @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Time: 5 p.m.-11 p.m.

5 p.m.-10 p.m. $15.00 per individual to ride any ride multiple times during the allotted time. 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. Daily Rates Apply.

Location: Historic Downtown Martin

Amusement Rides and Carnival Games!

 

 

Sep
6
Thu
TSF: Those Funny Little People @ Oxford St Stage
Sep 6 @ 4:45 pm

Time: 4:45 p.m.

Location: Oxford Street Stage,

FREE SHOW Those Funny Little People, as seen on America’s Got Talent, are back again at the Tennessee Soybean Festival! This unparalleled comedy-dance act has an ‘all ages’ appeal, with their high energy theme shows and hilarious improv. Sponsored By: UT Federal Credit Union.

TSF: The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm

Time: 5 p.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

TSF: The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

Sep
7
Fri
The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm

Time: 5 p.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

TSF: The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking lot
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

TSF: Those Funny Little People @ Oxford Street Stage
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Oxford Street Stage

FREE SHOW Those Funny Little People, as seen on America’s Got Talent, are back again at the Tennessee Soybean Festival! This unparalleled comedy-dance act has an ‘all ages’ appeal, with their high energy theme shows and hilarious improv.

Sponsored By: UT Federal Credit Union.

TSF: The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot
Sep 7 @ 9:00 pm

Time: 9 p.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

Sep
8
Sat
Tour of the Arts: Break for Bach @ CE Weldon Library (enter on the east side of the library)
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Time: 10:00 -11 a.m.

Location: CE Weldon Public Library (enter on east side of library).

Take a relaxing break and enjoy the soothing music by JS Bach.

Local Musicians: Dr. Elaine Harriss, Pianist and Bethany Ostenson, Violinist will perform familiar and beloved music by the master composer. 

TN Soybean Festival Midway – Armband Day @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Location: Historic Downtown Martin

Amusement Rides and Carnival Games!

$13.00 Armband Special. 5 p.m.-midnight. Daily Rates Apply.

TSF: The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am

Time: 11 a.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

TSF: Tour of the Arts – Legends and Love: New Classical Music for Children of All Ages @ The Lindell in Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Two Show Times: 11:00am, 12:00pm

Location: The Lindell in Downtown Martin

Be whisked away into the legendary adventures of Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe. Then, be transported to a time before nightfall when a father describes hearing his children playing and attacking him with love like rogue knights attack a castle.

TSF: Those Funny Little People @ Oxford Street Stage
Sep 8 @ 11:30 am

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Oxford Street Stage

FREE SHOW Those Funny Little People, as seen on America’s Got Talent, are back again at the Tennessee Soybean Festival! This unparalleled comedy-dance act has an ‘all ages’ appeal, with their high energy theme shows and hilarious improv.

Sponsored By: UT Federal Credit Union.

TSF: Tour of the Arts – Legends and Love: New Classical Music for Children of All Ages @ The Lindell in Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Two Show Times: 11:00am, 12:00pm

Location: The Lindell in Downtown Martin

Be whisked away into the legendary adventures of Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe. Then, be transported to a time before nightfall when a father describes hearing his children playing and attacking him with love like rogue knights attack a castle.

TSF: The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1 p.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

TSF: Tour of the Arts: “United We Stand” Puppet Show @ The Lindell in Downtown Martin
Sep 8 @ 1:30 pm

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Location: The Lindell in Downtown Martin

Audience will be encouraged to sing along with the many puppets as they perform familiar patriotic songs. Puppets will tell the history of the songs and sing along as popular recording artists sing the songs they made famous.

Produced by Judy Pearce.

Sponsored by: Ralston Baptist Church

TSF: Tour of the Arts: The Magic Flute @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 8 @ 3:00 pm

Two Show Times: 3:00pm and 3:45pm

Location: CE Weldon Library

This children’s adaptation of this beloved opera by Mozart takes the audience on a brief journey to a musical land of make-believe.

Sponsored by: UTM Music Students.

TSF: Tour of the Arts: The Magic Flute @ CE Weldon Library
Sep 8 @ 3:45 pm

Two Show Times: 3:00pm and 3:45pm

Location: CE Weldon Library

This children’s adaptation of this beloved opera by Mozart takes the audience on a brief journey to a musical land of make-believe.

Sponsored by: UTM Music Students.

TSF: The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show @ City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: City of Martin Municipal Building Parking Lot

FREE SHOW, The Nerveless Nocks Thrill Show has a storied history since 1840. The world’s most extreme thrill and stunt show spectacular.

TSF: Those Funny Little People @ Oxford Street Stage
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Oxford Street Stage

FREE SHOW Those Funny Little People, as seen on America’s Got Talent, are back again at the Tennessee Soybean Festival! This unparalleled comedy-dance act has an ‘all ages’ appeal, with their high energy theme shows and hilarious improv.

Sponsored By: UT Federal Credit Union.