Blue Ribbon Country Fair

Art by Lois Alexander

The Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center will celebrate the 11th Annual Blue Ribbon Country Fair on Saturday, September 30th.

Celebrating 11 years of Blue Ribbon Traditions

Show off your finest in Competitive Exhibits; Poultry * Vegetables *Produce * Canning * Baked Goods * Honey Show * Woodworking * Floral Design and Horticulture * Photography  & Student Art:

Best of Show ribbons and cash prizes awarded in all divisions

Participate in various contests that include Hog Calling, Rooster Crowing – ‘Crow Like a Rooster’, the Lodge Ladies Skillet Throw or even Catch the Greased Pig!

Fair Entry forms will be accepted beginning August 7, 2017

ALL ENTRY FORMS, STUDENT ART & PHOTOGRAPHY ENTRIES ARE DUE to the Heritage Center by 5 PM on Monday, Sept 25, 2017!!!

ALL ENTRIES DELIVERED TO GSMHC  10am-4pm  Friday, Sept 29 (except Art, Photography, or Live Bees)

Entry Forms

Photography Release Form

Entry Schedule

Rules and Regulations

For More Information about the Competitive Exhibits Click Here

Exhibitors are responsible for knowing the rules and regulations prior to entering the competitions.  Premium lists containing the rules and entry forms will be available online or from these locations:

In Maryville:  Tractor Supply Company, Ag/Central Co-op: Ritchie Tractor Co., UT/TSU- Blount County Extension in the Courthouse Annex, The Hook and Needle, Miss Olivia’s Table, and the Blount County Library

In Townsend:  Townsend Visitors’s Center and the Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center


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