Festival Schedule

TSF HomeGrown Farmers Market @ Martin Farmers Market
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 50 miles of Martin, TN. The Tennessee Soybean Festival Harvest Market will feature live music, guest vendors from Coastal Connection Seafood, and local craft vendors.

Sunday Sundown Concert and Fireworks Spectacular @ WK&T Amphitheater
Sep 4 @ 5:30 pm

Time: 7:00pm

Location: WK&T Amphitheatre

Bring your family and friends to enjoy a FREE concert featuring The Martin Community Band, Open Seating.

Food Trucks Open at 5:30pm

Fireworks following the concert.


Magical Martin Day @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 5 @ 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, food booths, and more.

Magical Martin Day is Free for children.

Additional paid food vendors and booths will be on site.

Exclusive Magical Martin Day T-Shirts can be purchased online at www.tnsoybeanfestival.org or at www.project731.org



 Printed Magical Martin Day Shirts can be purchased online at www.project731.org.  A selection of non-printed shirts will be available to purchase at the Tangled Tye Dye booth, but will be limited.   Pre ordering is recommend.  Shirts will be available for pick up at Magical Martin Day (Tangled Tye Dye Booth) on Monday, September 2nd.

Printed shirt pre-order deadline:                                      Wednesday, August 28th at noon.   


Toddler 2T-5T : $6

Youth XS-XL:$8

Adult S-XXL: $10



TSF Prayer Breakfast @ Martin United Methodist Church of Martin
Sep 7 @ 6:45 am

Time: 6:45 am

Location: First United Methodist Church of Martin

Speaker: Dr. Greg Moore

Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by: Martin Area Ministerial Alliance

TSF Crossroads Luncheon: A Celebration of Civic Organizations @ CE Weldon Building
Sep 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Time: Noon-1:00 pm

Location: Martin Public Library Event Center

Martin Civic organization members and guests are welcome to attend.

Please RSVP to Steve Vantrese at [email protected] or call 731.431-1202.

TSF Farmers Breakfast @ Tennessee Tractor of Martin
Sep 8 @ 6:30 am

Time: 6:30 a.m.

Location: Tennessee Tractor – Martin, TN 

Speakers: Parks Wells and Mr. Steffan Maupin – Executive Director, TN Soybean Promotion Council 

Sponsored by: Farm Credit Services of Mid-America, Weakley County Farm Bureau, Weakley Farmers Co-Op, Tennessee Soybean Promotion Council, Tennessee Tractor.


29th Annual Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Cook-Off @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 9 all-day

Cooking Categories: Backyard Variety, Shoulder, Backyard Bird, Fine Swine & More

Cooking Teams registration form: Chicken Crazy Hog Wild BBQ Cook-Off 2022 Application

Sponsored by: Tyson Foods

29th Annual FREE BBQ Tyson Chicken Meal @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 9 @ 5:00 pm

FREE BBQ Tyson Chicken will be provided to attendees while it lasts at the designated tent in Virginia Weldon Park. 

Sponsored by: Tyson Foods

Chicken Crazy Hog Wild BBQ Cook-Off 2022 Application

9th Annual Sammies Eating Contest @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 9 @ 6:30 pm

Best. Meat. Ever. The winner of the Eating Contest will receive a massive 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

24th Annual Tennessee Soybean Festival American Legion Ladies’ Auxiliary Pancake Breakfast @ American Legion Post (221 Central St.)
Sep 10 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am

Pancake Breakfast $8 for adults – ages 6 and under, Free; Call 731-587-4886 for pickup orders.

Sponsored by: The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 55-Martin, TN

29th Annual Chicken Crazy, Hog Wild BBQ Awards @ Virginia Weldon Park
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm

Winners Announced on the park stage.


Sponsored by: Tyson Foods