For Immediate Release
Event Date: May 2-3, 2015
Spring Arrives with the 40th Annual Fair on the Square,
This family festival sponsored by the Collierville
Twentieth Century Club, a 501(c)(4) organization,
is a womenís civic club started on January 25, 1950. The proceeds from the Fair
are returned to the community in the form of grants. The Fair was named Parade
Magazineís Best Main Street in America.
Collierville, Tennessee, April 2, 2015
(McKenzieNewsService.com) - The fortieth annual
Collierville Fair on
the Square will be held May 2-3, in the Collierville, Tennessee, Town
Square. The hours are May 2, 10-6, and May 3, noon-5. Admission and parking are
free to visitors.
First held in 1976, the fair is family festival sponsored by the Collierville
Twentieth Century Club. The charming town square, named Parade Magazineís
Best Main Street in America, is the backdrop for approximately 170 vendors who
set up their tents in the park to sell hand-made items such as childrenís
clothing and toys, wood and pottery wares, jewelry, bakery items, garden
decorations, candles, and many other items appropriate as gifts for Motherís
Day, Fatherís Day, graduation, or simply for oneself.
Hungry fair visitors can find foods ranging from corn dogs to nachos, pizza,
barbeque, crepes, as well as other traditional fair foods. Many visitors sit
down to eat and watch the continuous entertainment at the Collierville train
depot provided by children from local schools, singers from local churches, area
bands, solo singers, and children and adult dancers.
The Fair welcomes children who can get their faces painted, ride a train, visit
the petting zoo, jump in a moon bounce, and play games.
The Collierville Twentieth Century Club, a 501(c)(4) organization, is a womenís
civic club started on January 25, 1950. The proceeds from the Fair are returned
to the community in the form of grants.
Media Contact: Anne Smith
Phone: (901) 826-2669
Collierville Twentieth Century Club
791 Autumn Winds Dr., Collierville, Tennessee, 38017