Adult - 18 year of age and older

Deadline: Jun 10, 2023 5:00 pm (GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Date: Jun 17, 2023 6:00 pm - Jun 17, 2023 7:00 pm
Shelbyville, Kentucky

About the event

We've got a big hairy deal going on at the Shelby County Fair this year! Come out Saturday, June 17th at 6:00 PM for The Shelby County Fair 1st Annual Mullet Competition! Would someone describe your hairstyle as .... Tennessee Top Hat? Texas Tailgate? Hockey Hair? Camaro Hair? Business in the Front, Party in the Back? THEN WE WANT YOU! And your fans to... + More
Art Spark Productions
Art Spark Productions
Art Spark Productions
Art Spark Productions

About the application

There is a $5.00 entry fee per adult.  Your entry fee will be donated to Wigs for Kids. 
This competition is open to men and women. 
One free admission ticket ($10.00 value) will be mailed for you to enter.  All others in the car will need to pay admission. 
PLEASE NOTE! Admission to the fair is $10.00 per person before 4:00 PM After 4:00 PM admission will be $15.00 per person.
Check in will be from 3:00 PM to 5:45. 
Come in early and enjoy the fair before the competition! Your child will be given a sticker to wear before the competition notating, they will be competing in the competition and asking for votes to win "Fan Favorite"!
2 pictures must be submitted with your donation. 
One the application, please put your initials in the business field, your name for the contact. 
We will post your pictures on this platform to garner donations for Wigs for Kids. A " Fan Favorite" trophy will be awarded to the adult that collects the most donations through this platform and donations made before or at the competition. You may collect donations and bring them to the competition. 
$1 = 1 Point 
Your pictures will be posted on the Shelby County Fair Facebook page and local Shelbyville Facebook groups and may be submitted to the press but has no control over publication. 
We will have buckets on site for donations given the day of the competition.  
You can register the day of the competition. Registration starts at 3:00 PM Saturday, June 17th. Competition will start at 6:00 PM.
All mullets must be grown by the participants themselves; no fake hair, wigs, extensions, or artificial hair of any kind will be accepted.
During the day of the competition, it is encouraged to come in "costume" and have your stage presence ready. 
Adults will be judged on the following criteria:
20 Points - Size: The overall length, width, and density (fullness) of the hair.
20 points - Quality: The graduation, taper, and thickness of the hair.  Precise grooming (fly away hairs) sheen and symmetry of the hair style.
20 points - Color: The natural color of the hair: multi-color blending, natural lightening or greying, vibrancy, consistency or variation.
20 points - Style & Presentation:Does it complement the individuals overall style? 
20 points - Dazzle: How the youth portray him/herself and the hairstyle through costume and stage presence. The judges will be looking for youth whose hairstyle reflects their personality, their hairs personality and their costumes personality.  
Come dressed and ready to dazzle yourself on stage!

Terms & Conditions

By submitting your application, you agree to hold harmless ArtSpark Productions and The Shelby County A & M Association, staff, volunteers, etc from any and all claims, actions, liabilities, suits, injuries, demands, obligations, losses, settlements, judgements, damages, fines, penalties, costs and expenses, including attorney fees and other expenses.


Entry Fee for Adult $5 Non-refundable The entire entry fee will be donated to "Wigs for Kids'

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 2
Adult - 18 year of age and older
Adult - 18 year of age and older
Shelby County Fair Mullet Competition