Date: September 29, 2017
Time: 10:00 am  to  9:00 pm

The Henderson/Chester County Chamber of Commerce is proud to produce the 40th Annual Chester County BBQ Festival. This is a free two-day event in downtown Henderson. For vendor information please visit and click on the events tab or call 731-989-5222.

2017 Chester County BBQ Festival Schedule of Events
All entertainment will be on the Chester County Bank Stage unless otherwise noted.*

Friday, September 29th:
11:00 Abby Weaver
12:00 Kimberlie Helton and Jared Clayton
2:00 Colton Flanagan
3:30 Kimberlie Helton’s School of Voice
4:30 -6:30 Free tethered rides in the Touchstone Energy Cooperative Hot Air Balloon **
5:00 Megan Jordan
6:00 Abbie Bayless
6:30- 8:00 Touchstone Energy Cooperative Hot Air Balloon glow viewing**
7:30 Henderson Arts Commission
9:00 Firekid Concert

Saturday, September 30th:
8:00 Pig Trot 5k Fitness benefiting Chester County Relay for Life (registration begins at 7:15 at No Xcuse Fitness)
9:00 Chester T Dog Park’s “Mutt Strutt” Pet Parade (registration will begin at 8:45 at the Chamber of Commerce Booth)
9:25 Introduction of the 2017 Miss Chester County BBQ Festival Pageant winners
9:30 Ryan Parnell Memorial Piglet Splash, Dash, & Roll benefiting The Imagination Library (registration will begin at 8:45) at No Xcuse in the grassy area
9:30 Savanna Hinton
9:45 Mackenzie Graham
10:00-12:00 Free pictures with Snow White, Belle, and Spiderman
10:00 Daisy Lemmings
10:15 Hunt Pipkin
10:30 Cadence Weaver
10:45 Sydney Thompson
11:00 Chase Antwine
11::30 Lakelin Lemmings
11:45 Karley Heinsohn
12:00 Derrick Brantley
1:00 Tera Townsend
2:00 Code Blue Cheer Group
2:15 Anna Faith Howell
2:45 BJ Hedge Price
3:00 Zarin Hadden
4:00 Makayla Collins
4:30-6:30 Free tethered rides in the Touchstone Energy Cooperative Hot Air Balloon**
5:00 Thomas Media Talent Show sponsored by Chester County Bank, Lonnie Cobb Ford, and Henderson | Chester County Chamber of Commerce
6:30-8:00 Touchstone Energy Cooperative Hot Air Balloon glow viewing**

*Entertainment subject to change
** Dependent on weather/Located at corner of White Ave & East Main Street/Balloon sponsored by Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Cooperative & Touchstone Energy Cooperative

BBQ Selling Pit sponsored by Clayton Bank & Trust open Friday 10:00 am until 8:00pm.
Saturday open 10:00 am until sell out. Cash or check only.