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December 02, 2021

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9 Days of Virtual Fun With The Williamson County Fair

COVID-19 isn't stopping the summer fun.

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. 

Williamson County Fair goes virtual for 2020

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/.

 

About the Author

Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing and Entertainment Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 18-month-old Ezra.