2017 Cornfest Schedule



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September 5th


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Clues @ 2PM each day in the UC Messenger, Facebook Union City Coca-Cola, Facebook Obion County Cornfest and For more info call 731-446-9091.



September 15th


nashvegas-allstarsNashvegas Allstars Dance Band – Discovery Park of America
Concessions, vendors, food trucks, and bouncy houses. Free admission 5:30PM and Juliet and Romeo 6:30PM. Nashvegas Allstars Dance Band 8PM. Dance floor on the DPA lawn. Bring chairs.





September 16th


beautyCornFest Beauty Pageants
10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Held at the Capital Theatre on First Street. $5 admission. More info call: 731-446-6470



airThird Annual Great American Airshow
4PM gates open @ Discovery Park of America. Airshow, Food, and Elam McKnight Band live on the Great Lawn @ 5PM. Admission is free. Bring chairs.



September 18th

fashionCornFest Fashion Show
Vendor shopping and social hour 4:30 – 6:30. Dinner 7PM. Celebrate Cornfest with dinner, vendors and fashion show. This event will be held at Discovery Park of America. Purchase tickets for $25 by calling 731-592-2835.



September 19th


cowboy-danWLJT Kid’s Concert – OC Library

Music by Farmer Jason @ 6PM. Dance, play, and sing along with Farmer Jason, Emmy winning entertainment @ the Obion County Public Library and WLJT Kid’s Concert. Fun for the whole family! More information call 731-885-7000.




September 20th

pridePride of Obion County Luncheon
12PM @ Center Point Business Solutions, 1413 S Home St., Union City, TN. 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. Tickets available @ Obion County Public Library for $15. Have someone you’d like to nominate? Click here!



September 21st

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




September 23rd

runJ’Cette Disc Golf
8 a.m. Registration; 8:30 a.m Players’ Meeting; 9 a.m. Tee Off @Graham Park; Tournament is one round and limited to the first 72 players. First place in each division will be awarded a plaque. First 30 players will be given a player’s pack upon registration. Pre-registration required for t-shirt. Novice entry fees are $20; Intermediate fees are $25; For more information call Stephanie Virgin @ 731-446-4853.



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.



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 Backpack Food Program for Union City and Obion County Schools. More info call 731-592-4803.


imgPumpkin Painting
10 a.m.@ Kiwanis Park. Free to children of all ages. Take home finished pumpkin.




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



jumpsMink Jumps

10:00 a.m. @ Kiwanis Park. Free admission.




Corn Eating & Corn Shucking
Noon @ Kiwanis Park. Ages 6-12 and 12 through adults. Prizes in each category.





Run for the Pig
11:00 a.m.@ Kiwanis Park. Contestant ages K-12 with celebrity showcase and winner to kiss the pig. More info call: 270-331-3021.




Pedal Car Race
10:00 a.m. @ Chamber of Commerce – Registration @ 9:00 – 9:45 – Ages 3-4 and 5-6. Tractors provided. More information call 731-446-5461.



bedAnnual “Bed Race”
1PM @ Kiwanis Park. Decorate your single “bed on wheels” and see who has the fastest bed in town. $250 first place with second, third, and best decorated prizes as well. More info call: 731-796-6000.





Annual Cornhole Tournament
1-3 p.m. @ Kiwanis Park. $250 top prize. More info call 731-335-0222.



missMiss Fall Fest Scholarship Pageant
5PM @ Masquerade Theater on First Street in UC. $10 admission.

Forms and Registration