The Cocke County A & I Fair is planned for July 22 – 27 at the fairgrounds on West Highway 25/70.
Admission will be $3 on Monday with donations of two cans of non-perishable, in-date food. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday the admission will be $6, and on Wednesday the admission will be $12 which includes rides.
Gates open at 4 p.m. and the Fox Creek rides will be open from 5 -11 p.m.
Concerts are planned for 7:30 p.m., including Lost Gang (a rap group) on Wednesday, and country artists Billie Lafollette on Friday, and Parker Presley on Saturday.
The Fairest of the Fair competition is planned for 8 p.m., Monday, and the Junior Pageants are planned for Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
The Figure 8 Side By Side competition is set for 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, along with an appearance by Mark and Digger of the “Moonshiners.”
Sunshine Day will begin at 9 a.m. Thursday for area residents with special needs.
Seniors are invited for breakfast, games and entertainment at 9 a.m. Tuesday.
Tennessee Slammers and Bangers Demolition Derby is planned for Friday and Saturday nights.
The 12 Century Farms in Cocke County will be recognized at a reception at 3 p.m. Saturday.