Demolition Derby & Fireworks Set Saturday, July 8th

Local residents are looking with anticipation to Saturday, July 8th as the Fentress Co. Fair Association once again presents the annual Demolition Derby and one of the largest fireworks displays in the area.

Beginning at 6:30 p.m., the event will get underway in front of the grandstands and should attract some of the top demolition drivers and cars in the area.

The event is open to the world and this year, there will be two classes — the V8  Stock and the 4-Cylinder Stock.

The prize money for each class will be $1,000 for first place, $500 for second place, and $300 for third place.

An entry fee of $50.00 will be taken at the gate.  If a vehicle doesn’t pass inspection, entry fee will not be refunded.

All cars must be on the grounds by 5:30 for inspection.

Competition begins promptly at 6:30 p.m.


Immediately following the Demolition Derby, the Fentress Co. Fair Association, in cooperation with area businesses and individuals, will sponsor their Gigantic Fireworks Display, which is the biggest annual fireworks event in the county and one of the largest in the area.

Everyone is encouraged to attend.

General admission for the event will be $5.00.  Children 5 and under will be admitted free.


For further information on the Demolition Derby, contact Darrell Wright at (931)704-0852,

For general information, contact Cindy Smith at (931)397-6363.

The Fentress County Fair Association and Committee Members will not be responsible for any injuries during the show.

No refunds.

For a list of complete rules and regulations, go to