The Henry County Farmers Market will open Friday, May 28, at the fairgrounds with a ribbon-cutting and light refreshments. The Farmers Market will be open this year from 2-4:30 p.m. every Friday at the pavilion at the fairgrounds. The Farmers Market will run from May 28-August 13 this year. Michelle Brockmeyer-Hopkins said, “Watch social media for late day announcements and also an announcement about canceling or location change on July 2 due to the PBR event.” Organizers are still looking for vendors and can email her at email@example.com if they would like an application.
A bulldog show will be held Saturday, May 15, at the Henry County Fairgrounds. Called the Back Outside Bully Show, it will feature bulldogs of all varieties from English, French, Exotic, America, XL, pocket, and standard bullies. Set up is at 10 a.m., with the show at 3 p.m. Admission $20. Live DJ, free hot dogs, kids under 12 free. Call 731 333 5942 for more info.
Food trucks from all over the area will be on site for the Food Truck Festival this Friday and Saturday May 14-May 15 at the Obion County Fairgrounds. Food trucks will be Sweet Jordan’s, Rollin’ Smoke, Tom’s In The Dog House, Waffledogs, Smokey Bottom Boys, Pope’s Concessions and Cowboy Cookout. AC-43 will provide live music. Hours will be 4-10 p.m. May 14 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 15.
Young Artists present “BUGZ” at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 15 at KPAC in Paris. Join the youngest Young Artists, Kindergarten through 3rd Grade, for this rootin’-tootin’ country-themed production. The Bugz are going on a picnic, and they’re all pitching in. The Lady Bugs are in charge of etiquette, the Army Ants will handle security, and the Fireflies are in charge of lighting. Looks like they’re all set. But oh no! The stink bug wants to come, too. Whatever will they do? See how the Bugz learn to accept each other with grace….even the stink bug. Admission is $6, except children
The Chamber’s 23rd Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Thursday, May 27, 2021, at Carroll Lake Golf Course. Tee-off will be at 12:30 p.m. There will be no ceremonies prior to or following the tournament due to Covid considerations. Eighteen teams will be allowed to compete in the tournament. A box lunch will be available starting at 12:00 noon.
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