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July 16, 2024

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County Fair Brings Back Vocal Competition and Pageants

The Fair runs from August 5 - 13, 2022 at the Williamson County Agricultural EXPO Park in Franklin.

After a two-year hiatus, the Williamson County Fair has announced the return of its popular Sing Your Heart Out Vocal Competition and Pageants for all ages. With cash prizes and exciting ways to showcase one’s talents, these competitive events will bring more smiles to this year’s 9 days of family fun.

The Sing Your Heart Out competition will be held onsite at the Fair on Tuesday, August 9 on the outdoor NISSAN Stage. One Grand Prize Overall Winner will receive a total of $1000 prize money and will be named from the three first-place winners. A first, second and third-place winner will be selected from each separate age group of elementary, middle and high school divisions. Each division will win a cash prize of $500, $100 and $50, respectively. The contest is open to residents of Tennessee and adjoining states.

Pageants are back this year for girls and young women ages 4 to 21. Also returning are the Baby and Toddler contests for girls and boys ages zero months to three years old. All contestants will receive a beautiful crown and rose upon competing in the Pageants. The popular Pageants are set to take place at the Performing Arts Center at Academy Park in Franklin on Sunday, August 7. The 2022 Fairest of the Fair will be crowned, along with Teen Miss, Junior Miss, Little Miss, and Petite Miss as well as the Baby, Tiny, and Toddler contests for boys and girls.

“We are thrilled to be able to feature the Sing Your Heart Out and Pageant competitions again in 2022.Each of these competitions provides kids the opportunity to showcase their talents to our community and fair visitors,” said Williamson County Fair Pageant Chair Suzanne Ware. “We are ready to make these competitions the best ones yet!”

For more information on the Sing Your Heart Out Vocal Competition, visit For questions regarding these competitions, reach out to Suzanne or Taylor Ware at




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Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.