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Eat With Your Favorite Pirate At The 5th Annual BucCornEar Festival
Updated August 26, 2016 7:25 AM | Filed under: Event
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(HELMSBURG) - Eat with your favorite Pirate at the 5th Annual BucCornEar Festival at the Jackson Township Fire Department in Helmsburg on Saturday, Sept. 24th.

You are invited to join the crew for a Biscuit and Gravy Breakfast beginning at 8 a.m. Events begin at 8am with the Car/Truck Show registration; Judging at 9 a.m. and awards at 10am. South Central REMC will perform Live Line Safety Demonstration at 11 a.m. Special music will be performed throughout the day by Pirate Charlie and the Skallywags.

Activities include the "Buck-a- roo Fire Brigade", Popcorn Eating and Shucking Challenge and for those daring to test their endurance "THE GAUNLET". Fire prevention activities include a "Live House Burn". Come and get your picture with Smokey Bear and Sparky the Fire Dog.

Come meet your local Jackson Township Fire Crew. Wear your best pirate costume - prizes awarded for best costume. The galley will be serving hot dogs, chili and corn dogs, and bean soup, pulled pork, baked beans, cheesy macaroni till closing time at 6 p.m. A variety of yummy desserts will also be available. For a complete days schedule check out our facebook page.

Admission is FREE and open to all.

Booth space is currently still available for: food, crafts, home based businesses, business, volunteer group, activity provider, service organizations. Please email for vendor application or call 812-988- 6201.

The JTFD is a totally volunteer organization. Money raised from this event will help the department with training, equipment and children's prevention programs.

For comments and updates visit our FACEBOOK page at

JTFD is located at 4831 Helmsburg Road, Helmsburg, 6 miles NW of Nashville,

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