Category Archives: Fun & Entertainment
The Arts and Crafts and Flea Market activities will take place at Maury County Park starting Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 10AM until 7PM. Sunday hours are 10AM until 2PM. The Arts and Crafts area consists of over a hundred vendors with a variety of items that are all handmade by the crafters. You will
Our Wagon Train which is one of our “Promotional Events”, gets a lot of attention as it travels through-out Middle Tennessee in the spring-time, on our beautiful “rural roads”, on the way into Columbia. It always “kicks-off” our week long event, and as it arrives at Maury County Park, people are lined-up on Lion
The Nell Wright Senior Center (Next to Maury Co. Park Office) OPEN Thursday March 30th – Saturday April 1st Coffee, Drinks & Homemade Deserts $1 each Country Ham & Biscuits $2 / 7-9am THURSDAY thru SATURDAY Ham & White Bean Plates $7.00 11 AM – 5 PM Ham & White Beans, Cornbread, Coleslaw, Homemade Desserts and Ice Tea.
Jackpot Mule Races will feature heats of some smokin’ fast mules, all competing for cash and bragging rights for the title of Fastest Mule in Tennessee.
The Mule Day Pageant will be held on Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 7PM at Columbia State Community College in the Cherry Theater. We will crown a Queen and her court consisting of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners up. Contestants must be 15 – 21 years of age, a resident or
student in Maury County. Cash awards will be given to the Queen and her court.
The Queen and her court make appearances at all Mule Day events, interviewed by local radio stations, newspapers, a trip to the State Capitol in Nashville, Nashville television stations, and other functions to promote our Mule Day event.
The 2016 Columbia Breakfast Rotary Club’s Mule Day Auctioneer Contest took place April 1st at the Tennessee Livestock Producers Sale Barn. Twenty-three outstanding auctioneers from seven states came to see if they could claim the Grand Champion Mule Day Auctioneer Belt Buckle. Judges for the contest were Scott Stuart, CEO National Livestock Producers Association, Justin