2016 Cornfest Schedule



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August 31st


Medallion Hunt Beginsmedallion
Medallion Hunt begins with clues at 2 p.m. each day in UC Messenger, Union City Coca-Cola Facebook, and CornFest Facebook. More info call 731-885-7000.



September 10th


beautyCornFest Beauty Pageants
10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Held at the Masquerade Theatre on First Street. More info call: 731-446-6470



September 13th


cowboy-danCowboy Dan – Kid’s Music Concert in Library Park
6:00pm. Sing, dance, and play along with Cowboy Dan.  Fun for all ages. Live Music @ Obion County Public Library – More info call 731-885-7000



September 14th


pridePride of Obion County Luncheon
12 p.m.@Center Point Business, 1413 S. Home St., Union City, TN 38261. Tickets must be purchased at the Obion County Public Library in advance for $15. This annual event recognizes and honors outstanding leaders and local heroes for their leadership, community involvement, dedication to growth and development, and overall contribution to Obion County. More info call Kris @731-796-0293 or 731-431-8132.



September 15th


chalkCornFest Chalk Art Contest
3:30 p.m. – 5pm @ Merchants Park. Free for children ages K-12. 731-886-8799



fashionCornFest Fashion Show
Social Hour 5:30 p.m. & Dinner @ 6:30 p.m. Celebrate CornFest with a dinner and fashion show! This event will be held @ Discovery Park of America. Purchase tickets for $25 by calling 731-694-0676.



September 16th



Cornfest – Wynridge Golf Tournament

12:00 p.m. @ Wynridge Golf Course More info call 731-536-5565



singCornfest Concert @ Discovery Park
5-7 p.m. Food available at Discovery Park of America with 7 Bridges playing from 7-9 p.m. Free admission.


September 17th


runJ’Cette Fun Run
8 a.m. Registration; 9 a.m. Race Time @Second Baptist Church; Pre-registration $15 for Fun Run and 5K. Race day registration is $20. Pre-registration required for t-shirt. More info call 731-446-1331.



dayDay in the Park
9 a.m.@ Kiwanis Park downtown Union City. Professional artists, craftspeople, hobby artists and non-profits display and sell their work. Tyson Feed for first 2,000.



petsPets in the Park
9 a.m.@Kiwanis Park. Categories including Owner/Pet Most Look-a-Like and Petless child in costume carrying stuffed animal. Cost is $5/child with the a t-shirt for the first 50 entries.



cakeCake Walks
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. @ Kiwanis park



chairCreative Chair Silent Auction
9-3 p.m. “Creative chairs” on display at Kiwanis Park to the highest silent bidder. Chairs are donated by local artists and businesses. Chair drop off at Obion County Library. Proceeds to Psalms 4:8 Foundation. More info call 731-885-7000.


imgPumpkin Painting
10 a.m.@ Kiwanis Park. Paint a pumpkin with Soleil Nursery and take it home.




Cruise in Car Show
10:00 a.m. @ Kiwanis Park. Bring your show vehicles to Downtown Union City, TN and be a part of the action!



jumpsMink Jumps

10:00 a.m. @ Kiwanis Park




Corn Eating & CornShucking
10:00 a.m. @ Kiwanis Park. Free Corn eating!





Run for the Pig
11:00 a.m.@ Kiwanis Park. Contestant Groups K-12.




Pedal Car Race

12:00 p.m. @ Kiwanis Park




Tyson Community Feed
Noon @ Kiwanis Park. Celebrate the return of Fall with delicious FREE Tyson chicken to the first 2,000.



bedAnnual “Bed Race”
1 p.m.@ Kiwanis Park. Decorate your single “bed on wheels” and see who has the fastest bed in town! More info call 731-796-6000.





Annual Cornhole Tournament
1-3 p.m. @ Kiwanis Park. More info call 731-335-0222.



idolCornFest “Idol” Contest
2:00 p.m. @ Kiwanis Park Youth Division (15 & under) and Adult Division (16 and over). Cash prizes in each division. Located in Kiwanis Park More info call: 737-881-7561



airSecond Annual Great American Airshow
5 p.m. Airshow and Food @ 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17 @ Discovery Park of America on The Great Lawn. The band, 7 Bridges, will play from 7-9 p.m. Admission is FREE.


September 18th


Miss Fall Festmiss
Sunday @ Capitol Theater. Miss Fall Fest Talent competition, swimsuit, evening gown & finals.

Forms and Registration