FIDDLE CONTEST & Heritage Olympics

Fiddle Contest– 1:00 at Front Porch

Amateurs Only, No Professional Fiddlers

  • Rules, Judging Standards, Sign-up [Download Fiddle Flyer with Info]

  • Sign Up Festival Day, October 5, 10:00-12:45 at the State Farm Tent

  • 1st Place – $300              2nd Place – $200             3rd Place – $100

The Fiddle Contest is made possible through an Arts Fund Grant from East Tennessee Foundation.

Heritage Olympics

The Heritage Olympics are held on the softball field at Wilson Park.  Shannon DeWitt directs this event. Times are the approximate starting time for each event.

Nail Driving (open to all) – drive a nail flush with a wooden board—– 10:45    

[May be more than one category depending on participants.]

Feedbag Toss (open to all)-toss a 50 pound feedbag—– 10:45

Pumpkin Seed Spitting (children under 18) – spit a seed for distance—– 2:30

Skillet Toss (females only) – toss an iron skillet—— 3:00

To enter-

Sign up at Booth 30 or the Information Booth

Prizes donated by Lodge Cast Iron