Keep Smith County Beautiful and Defeated Creek Marina will be hosting the 1st Annual Smith County Trash Master Classic on October 17th at Defeated Creek Marina.
This will be a shoreline cleanup event where participants will compete to see who can haul in the biggest amount of trash.
The event will take place from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm at Defeated Creek Marina. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. You may bring your own vessel or reserve a boat, kayak, or canoe by calling 615-774-3131. All participants will be required to wear life jackets during the event.
Prizes will be awarded in the following categories: motorized boats, non-motorized boats, on-foot, and kids.
Erika Ebel of Keep Smith County Beautiful stated, “Smith County has so many beautiful natural resources, like our rivers and lakes. We are hoping that this event will encourage people to experience and appreciate them and understand the importance of keeping them clean.”
For more information or to register, call the Smith County Chamber of Commerce at 615-735-2093.