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March 23, 2023

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2022 County Fairs in Middle Tennessee = Family FUN

Two of the best things about August are the Williamson County and Wilson County fairs, but there are plenty others to explore in Middle TN!

County fairs are always guaranteed family fun — as well as a great opportunity to check out other cool places in Middle Tennessee. There’s no other better way to spend the day than eating fair food, riding carnival rides, seeing animals and listening to music and having a chance to see agriculture up close.

Whether you like big motor sports or a nice picnic table and a fried funnel cake, there’s a fair for you in Middle Tennessee. Check them out below and plan your fair season accordingly.

Middle TN County Fairs in 2022:

Listed by date

1. Macon County Fair in Lafayette

August 1 – 6, 2022
Schedule of events here.
Location here.

Putnam County Fair Spring Carnival | Cookeville-Putnam County

2. Putnam County Fair in Cookeville

August 4 – 13
Schedule of events here.
Location here.

What to know before heading to the Williamson County Fair Aug. 6-14 | Community Impact

3. Williamson County Fair in Franklin

August 5 – 13, 2022
Schedule of events here.
Location here.

2020 CUMBERLAND COUNTY FAIR WILL NOT TAKE PLACE – 105.7 News Crossville Rockwood Byrdstown TN

4. Cumberland County Fair in Crossville

August 15 – 20, 2022
Location here.

5. Cheatham County Fair in Ashland City

August 16 – 20, 2022
Location here.

Photos: Wilson County Fair-Tennessee State Fair - Wilson County Source

6. Wilson County Fair – TN State Fair in Lebanon

August 18 – 27, 2022
Schedule of events here.
Location here.
Ticket info here.

Schedule of Events – Maury County Fair!

7. Maury County Fair in Columbia

September 1 – 5, 2022
Schedule of events here.
Location here.

White County Agricultural Fairgrounds -

8. White County Fair in Sparta

September 2 – 10, 2022
Cost: $5 every day except Tuesday, Aug. 31
Schedule of events here.
Location here.

9. Nashville Fair

September 9 – 18, 2022
Cos: $10 for adults, $8 for children and seniors, kids 5 and under are free.
Schedule of events here.
Location here.

Robertson County Fairgrounds -

10. Robertson County Fair in Springfield

September 20 – 24, 2022
Cost: Monday – Thursday $12 (all ages) covers Fair and Carnival Rides; Friday and Saturday – Adults $10  Students $5 (*Does not cover rides)
Times: 5:30 p.m. each night except Saturday, 3 p.m. on Saturday.
Location here.

Middle Tennessee District Fair sponsored by Lawrenceburg Rotary

11. Middle Tennessee District Fair in Lawrenceburg

September 23 – October 1, 2022
Cost: Adult, Friday (9/23/22) thru Thursday (9/29/22) $7, Adult: Friday (9/30/22) and Saturday (10/1/22) $10, Children (Ages 6-12)  $5
Times: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. p.m. each night except Saturday, 3 p.m. on Saturday.
See schedule of events here.
Location here.


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 4-year-old Ezra.