Participate at Taste of Country
Art in the Park
Benefiting: Willow Oak Center for Arts & Learning
Art in the Park is an annual arts and crafts event that takes place in Springfield, Tennessee. Art in the Park is presented by Willow Oak Center for the Arts & Taste of Country USA. Annual (Juried) Arts & Crafts Festival featuring unique, quality hand- made crafts & visual arts. Music, Kid Zone, Food & Family Fun!
Honeysuckle Hill Farm Presents
Wet N’ Wild Kid’s Country
Benefiting: The REdl Education Foundation
WET N’ WILD Kid’s Country, presented by Honeysuckle Hill Farm and The Credit Union for Robertson County, will feature water slides, water inflatables, slip and slides, face painting, wading pools, water balloons and so much more! Come experience Kid’s Country like never before! Wear your swim suit and water shoes and bring plenty of sunscreen! Plenty of seating for parents! Bring the kids and stay awhile. Food, live music, and water make for a day of family fun entertainment!
Banana Pudding Parade
Are you the Best Banana Pudding Taster? There will be a Pudding Parade where individuals pay $5.00 per box of 10 sample cups that comes with 3 voting coins. They will walk the Pudding Parade, choose their samples, & then place votes for favorite. The winner will be by “People’s Choice”.
Biking for Books
Benefiting: Stokes Brown Public Library
Bicycling for Books is the first annual century ride that will take place on scenic back roads of Robertson County with a party finish into the annual Tastes of County festival in Springfield, TN on the 16th of Sept 2017!
Participates will enjoy a safe ride, SAG support, fun give away’s, and a first class finish into a party atmosphere, complete with complimentary bbq dinner and country music to celebrate a day of accomplishment.
This event will benefit the Stokes Brown Public Library and begins at the Public Library, located at 405 White Street in beautiful Springfield, TN. Riders can choose from 3 route options, 100, 60, or 40 miles. The course travels over the rural roads of northern Robertson County, TN, and into southern Logan County, KY, offering little vehicle traffic and breath taking vistas.
Four well stocked SAG stops will be located along the route in the quaint towns of Cross Plains, TN, Adairville, KY, and Adams, TN (home of the famous “Bell Witch”) as well as the picturesque Port Royal State Park.
Come join us for a full day of miles, breath taking view, good eats, and country music. We look forward to seeing you at the party in Springfield’s historic square at the finish!
5K Rooster Run
Benefiting: CASA of Robertson County
CASA of Robertson County is hosting their first annual Rooster Run! This race will feature a 5k and kids fun run option. This race will be CASA of Robertson Counties largest fundraiser and they need your support! Come enjoy this beautiful route through the Historic Downtown Springfield community and end at the LARGEST festival in Robertson County, Taste of Country USA! Prizes will awarded for each winner by age and for the best dressed rooster! Taste of Country USA will have Robbie the Rooster on hand to decide who the best dressed rooster really is! Grab your chicks and head on out to the Rooster Run on September 16th!
TOC Tailgate Zone
What does a Saturday in the South HAVE TO HAVE??? SEC Football! Taste of Country USA wouldn’t be complete without an special TOC Tailgate Zone! Do you want VIP access? Drinks, food and football all for one price! $25 per arm band gives you access to big screen TV’s, an amazing sound system, food and drinks and entertainment for the kids! Come one come all! Bring your chair and let us provide the rest! Football will be on TV all day in our tailgate zone and the BIG GAME will kick off at 2:30 p.m.! Stay tuned for more details!
Electrolux Cooking Competition
What would Taste of Country USA be without lots of good, old-fashioned, country cooking. So, we’re pulling out the stops to showcase Robertson County’s TOP CHEFS at the TASTE of Robertson County cooking competition! Imagine this: 3 categories, 12 chefs, 4 working kitchens, 4 mystery baskets and 54 bites of food! Only 50 taste tickets per competition are sold! Do you love CHOPPED and want to be a judge at this event? $5.00 for 1 bite from each chef and a chance to cast your vote for your favorite! Pre purchase your taste tickets now, limited supplies available!