Festival Schedule


Sep
1
Sat
The Terra Thesauras Show @ Oxford Street Stage
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: The Oxford Street Stage

Terra Thesaurus is a very clever dinosaur who loves to learn and play! She will dazzle you with dinosaur-themed songs, jokes and stories. You’ll have a chance to get up and dance with a special prehistoric guest, and even make some music with Terra! Come join the fun!

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!

Sixth Annual Tennessee Soybean Festival Biodiesel Truck & Tractor Pull @ Martin Recreation Complex
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.

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 and Tennessee Soybean Promotion Board.

TSF Presents: The Martin Community Band @ 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 fifth 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 Inside Out under the stars in Virginia Weldon Park, Bring blankets and a picnic dinner.

Sep
2
Sun
TSF Sunday Sundown Concert and Fireworks Spectacular @ Festival Park Amphitheater, Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Festival Park Amphitheater, Historic Downtown Martin.

Bring your family and friends to enjoy a FREE concert featuring LARRY GATLIN AND THE GATLIN BROTHERS followed by a spectacular fireworks celebration.

Sponsored by: Savant Learning Systems

Sep
3
Mon
TSF 2nd Annual Makers Faire @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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 noon-5pm. Vendors contact Sarah Skelton at [email protected] or download an application at the link below.

TSF Makers Faire Information 2018

TN Soybean Festival Makers Faire Application

TSF 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.

City of Martin Caboose Restoration Celebration: A Dream Come True @ Virginia Weldon Park, Caboose Area
Sep 3 @ 2:30 pm

Time: 2:30pm –

Location: Virginia Weldon Park, Caboose Area

A celebration ceremony of the efforts of former Martin Middle School student, Ryan Robinson in his efforts to restore the Martin Caboose located in Virginia Weldon Park.

This event serves as the opening of Magical Martin Day activities.

Tennessee Soybean Festival: Froggyland’s Got Talent @ Oxford Street Stage
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm

Time: 7:00pm

Location: Oxford Street Stage

Froggyland’s Got Talent is a talent show for all ages. $1,000 Grand Cash. For rules, guidelines and submission process visit www.tnsoybeanfestival.org.

FROGGYLANDS GOT TALENT Rules

Sep
4
Tue
TSF History of Farming Exhibit @ C.E. 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!

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 History of Farming Exhibit @ C.E. 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!

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!

 

 

TSF 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.

Sponsored by: Martin Area Ministerial Alliance

Sep
6
Thu
TSF History of Farming Exhibit @ C.E. 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!

TSF: Merchants Sidewalk Sale @ Citywide
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am – throughout the day

Citywide merchant and sidewalk sales; Thursday-Saturday.

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

 

TSF: 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.

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.

Cancer Crash Car Bash @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Location: Historic Downtown Martin

Get five minutes and a T-shirt for $10 or 5 Swings for a $1

Proceeds benefit Relay for Life

Will also run Friday and Saturday nights.

Sponsors: Harper’s Wrecker Service, UTM Relay for Life, Boyd’s Auto, Monograms & More, Jower’s Sign Company.

TN Soybean Festival Midway @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Location: Historic Downtown Martin

Amusement Rides and Carnival Games!

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.

U.S. Army Interactive IS2 Robotics Exhibit @ Oxford Street Parking Lot
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm

Time: 5 p.m. – midnight

Location: Oxford Street Parking Lot

The U.S. 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. Patrons will have an opportunity to navigate and operate the robots in the contained environment.

Sponsored by: U.S. Army.

TSF: 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.

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.

TSF: 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.

Sep
7
Fri
25th Annual Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Cook-off @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 7 all-day

25th Annual Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Cook-Off

Cook Time: All Day

Location: Virginia Weldon Park

Cooking Categories: Backyard Variety, Best Booth, Backyard Bird

Sponsored by: Tyson Foods.

Cooking Teams registration forms at Tyson BBQ Cooking Contest Application 2018

TSF History of Farming Exhibit @ C.E. 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!

TN Soybean Festival Merchants Sidewalk Sale @ Citywide
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10 a.m. – Throughout the day

Citywide merchant and sidewalk sales.

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

U.S. Army Interactive IS2 Robotics Exhibit @ Lindell Street
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm – midnight

Location: Lindell Street

The U.S. Army Interactive Semi is full of fun and educational opportunities for all ages. The IS2 is equipped with three military robots. Patrons will have an opportunity to navigate and operate the robots in the contained environment.

Sponsored by: U.S. Army

TSF: 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.

25th Annual Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ FREE Community Meal @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm

Time: 5 p.m.

Location: Virginia Weldon Park

FREE BBQ Tyson Chicken plates while they last at designated areas.

Sponsored by: Tyson Foods.

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.

TN Soybean Festival Midway @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Location: Historic Downtown Martin

Amusement Rides and Carnival Games!

TSF: 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.

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: 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 S

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.

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
22nd 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.

The Reba Wade Singers Showcase @ Oxford Street Stage
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Time: 10:00am

Location: Oxford Street Stage

Come out and enjoy the talented youth of our community with singing and fun from 10am to 12pm.

TSF: 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.

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: 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.

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: Live Shark Encounter @ Savant Building Parking Lot at the corner of University and Lindell St.
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm

Time: 2:00pm

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.

TSF: 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.

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.