Have you herd?
Even though the 2020 Williamson County Fair has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, that doesn’t mean you can’t get your “fair fix” and experience the festivities in a new way!
This year, the Williamson County Fair is going virtual. Organizers felt it was important to continue the community-minded spirit of the Fair despite cancelling the in-person event.
From Friday, August 7 through Sunday, August 15, celebrate Williamson County's agricultural heritage with 9 days of online fun, education and entertainment.
Exhibits are open to kids of Williamson County and surrounding counties in categories such as arts, crafts, photography, textiles, canning, Lego builds, decorated baked goods, horticulture and field crops.
Of course, the fair is for kids of all ages, but there are also competitions for the entire family For example, you can make “Family Quarantine Videos” and “COVID-19 Fashions.”
Some of the daily online activities include:
- educational videos (like how to choose the best plants to attract butterflies to your garden and cookie decorating)
- daily contests with fun prizes
- special fair entertainment
- 4-H expo livestock auctions
- chick hatchery livestream
- letters to soldiers
- senior day bingo
- food vendor spotlights
You can see a full list of the categories and rules here.
For more information, visit https://www.williamsoncountyfair.org/.