19th Annual Great Celebration Mule and Donkey Show

July 8, 2010 - July 10, 2010
Address: Shelbyville, TN Phone: (931) 684-5915
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The Great Celebration Mule and Donkey Show may be about 50 years younger that The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration, but it packs a lot of excitement into one weekend.  Mules and donkey's of all ages and description converge on the Historic Celebration Grounds in the Shelbyville for competition in halter, driving, gaited and saddle classes.  Timed events and an old-fashioned Mule Pulling Contest are also part of the event.  In addition to the competition, The Great Celebration Mule and Donkey Show features a presshow cookout, Watermelon Fest, Tennessee Barbecue Dinner, Tennessee Mule Sale.  The Trading Post houses vendors with products ranging from mule and donkey art, clothing, jewlery, novelities to equine and farm supplies.