Festival Schedule


Aug
27
Tue
TSF Junior Art & Photography Contest @ City Hall
Aug 27 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Celebrate art and photography! Childrens grades kindergarten through 8th grade can submit art and photos to enter to win CACH Prizes.  Contest open to Weakley County students.

Up to 2 pieces of art and photography per person can be submitted. Art should be drawn and photos should be mounted on a blank 5×8 index card. Please include the name, school, and grade of the child on the back.

All photos submission should be emailed to [email protected]

Judging categories for K-2nd, 3rd-5th, and 6th-8th will each be awarded a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

Deadine to drop off art and photos is Tuesday, August 27th at Martin City Hall by 5:00pm.

Entries and winners will be displayed on a banner wall during the Tennessee Soybean Festival.

Sponsored by:  Weakley County Young Professionals

Sep
1
Sun
Brian Brown Greenway Community Art Display Open @ Brian Brown Memorial Greenway
Sep 1 all-day

Take a walk down the new addition of the Brian Brown Memorial Greenway and view the mini murals on display. Each piece of art will have a corresponding number. You can cast your vote using a ballot box set-up at either end of the greenway art corridor. The final voting day will be Saturday, September 7th from 8 am – 4 pm. The paintings with the most individual votes will be the winner! The community art competition is a collaborative effort with the TN Soybean Festival Committee, City of Martin, the Brian Brown Memorial Greenway Foundation, and Weakley ArtsCan.

Sponsored by: Weakley Arts Can

TSF 6th Annual Guitar As Art Contest Exhibition @ Art Gallery, Fine Arts Building
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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 3 through Saturday, September 21, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm.

2019 Gutar as Art Spec. Sheet Artists are welcome to enter the contest and can pick up and pay for guitars at Martin City Hall while guitars are available.  Cost to enter is $35.

Deadline for guitars to be turned in for jurying  is Friday, Aug. 30 at Martin City Hall by 5:00 p.m.

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

Sep
2
Mon
The Soybean General Store & Information Center Open @ Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Open Time: 10AM -7PM

Location: Historic Downtown Martin | Corner of Central & University St.

Stop in the Soybean General Store to lean more about the festival, pick up a map and event schedule, buy t-shirts, drop off lost and found, and view art displays and exhibits. See soy-based products on display, West Tennessee Photography Club virtual exhibit, a host of other cultural artifacts, and the Est 1873: An Illustrated History of Martin. Est 1873 was designed by Ms. Rachel Melton and shows a series of graphic design pieces, which highlight historical locations and businesses in Martin, TN. 

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

 

Registration starts at 10 am at CE Weldon Public Library, Free for everyone, Children, Teen, Adult, and Family divisions will be judged. Winners and prizes will be awarded at 7:00 pm prior to the Mike Snider Concert in the WK&T Amphitheater . For more information call 731-587-3148

 

TSF Makers Faire @ Historic Downtown Martin
Sep 2 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Watch art being created before your eyes at a unique market that combines art, craft, and science into one exciting and educational experience. The Bentley Burns Magic Show will be roving the Makers Faire from 12pm-7pm. Vendors contact Sarah Skelton at [email protected] or download an application at www.tnsoybeafestival.org

 

2019 Makers Faire Info & Rules TSF

Sep
3
Tue
The Soybean General Store & Information Center Open @ Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store
Sep 3 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Open Time: 3:30pm -8:00pm

Location: Historic Downtown Martin | Corner of Central & University St.

Stop in the Soybean General Store to lean more about the festival, pick up a map and event schedule, buy t-shirts, drop off lost and found, and view art displays and exhibits. See soy-based products on display, West Tennessee Photography Club virtual exhibit, a host of other cultural artifacts, and the Est 1873: An Illustrated History of Martin. Est 1873 was designed by Ms. Rachel Melton and shows a series of graphic design pieces, which highlight historical locations and businesses in Martin, TN. 

Sep
4
Wed
The Soybean General Store & Information Center Open @ Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store
Sep 4 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Open Time: 3:30pm -8:00pm

Location: Historic Downtown Martin | Corner of Central & University St.

Stop in the Soybean General Store to lean more about the festival, pick up a map and event schedule, buy t-shirts, drop off lost and found, and view art displays and exhibits. See soy-based products on display, West Tennessee Photography Club virtual exhibit, a host of other cultural artifacts, and the Est 1873: An Illustrated History of Martin. Est 1873 was designed by Ms. Rachel Melton and shows a series of graphic design pieces, which highlight historical locations and businesses in Martin, TN. 

Sep
5
Thu
The Soybean General Store & Information Center Open @ Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store
Sep 5 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Open Time:

Thursday: 3:30pm -8:00pm

Friday: 9:00am-8:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am-8:00pm 

 

Location: Historic Downtown Martin | Corner of Central & University St.

Stop in the Soybean General Store to lean more about the festival, pick up a map and event schedule, buy t-shirts, drop off lost and found, and view art displays and exhibits. See soy-based products on display, West Tennessee Photography Club virtual exhibit, a host of other cultural artifacts, and the Est 1873: An Illustrated History of Martin. Est 1873 was designed by Ms. Rachel Melton and shows a series of graphic design pieces, which highlight historical locations and businesses in Martin, TN. 

Sep
6
Fri
The Soybean General Store & Information Center Open @ Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store
Sep 6 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Open Time:

Thursday: 3:30pm -8:00pm

Friday: 9:00am-8:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am-8:00pm 

 

Location: Historic Downtown Martin | Corner of Central & University St.

Stop in the Soybean General Store to lean more about the festival, pick up a map and event schedule, buy t-shirts, drop off lost and found, and view art displays and exhibits. See soy-based products on display, West Tennessee Photography Club virtual exhibit, a host of other cultural artifacts, and the Est 1873: An Illustrated History of Martin. Est 1873 was designed by Ms. Rachel Melton and shows a series of graphic design pieces, which highlight historical locations and businesses in Martin, TN. 

Sep
7
Sat
Break for Bach @ CE Weldon Library (enter on the east side of the library)
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Time: 10:00 -11 a.m.

Location: CE Weldon Public Library (enter on the 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. 

 

 

The Soybean General Store & Information Center Open @ Tennessee Soybean Festival General Store
Sep 7 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Open Time:

Thursday: 3:30pm -8:00pm

Friday: 9:00am-8:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am-8:00pm 

 

Location: Historic Downtown Martin | Corner of Central & University St.

Stop in the Soybean General Store to lean more about the festival, pick up a map and event schedule, buy t-shirts, drop off lost and found, and view art displays and exhibits. See soy-based products on display, West Tennessee Photography Club virtual exhibit, a host of other cultural artifacts, and the Est 1873: An Illustrated History of Martin. Est 1873 was designed by Ms. Rachel Melton and shows a series of graphic design pieces, which highlight historical locations and businesses in Martin, TN.