WCTE’s 16th Annual Stations of Imagination will celebrate “living green” in the Upper Cumberland.

Friday & Saturday, September 10 & 11 at the Fall FunFest in Cookeville.


Stations of Imagination would not be possible without the support of our fine sponsors: Cookeville Arts Council, Johnston Family & First Tennessee Bank and look for our other sponsors at the Festival.


5:30 Open & Welcome: SUPER WHY CHARACTERS: Super Why, Princess Presto, Alpha Pig & Wonder Red are appearing this year as a tribute to JJ Oakley.
6:00 Local Dance Groups
6:30 Animal Balloons, Face Painting, Temporary Tattoos & More


Don’t miss all of the interactive excitement at Stations of Imagination from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm:

  • Safety Avenue will feature all of our local Community Helpers
  • Amigos Street will feature Sesame Street booth, a misting tent, face painting & balloon animals, sidewalk chalkboard, play dough center, and more.
  • Golden Eagle Boulevard will feature:FIRST Robotics, Lego Team, Remote Control Cars, TTU Chemistry Dept, Amazin Acres Hay Maze, Victory Gym Bus, TTU Mini Baja, TTU athletics includes: Football, Soccer, Basketball, Golf and more, TTU International Student Organization
  • Big Tree Village will feature Habitat for Humanity Lincoln Log house and a Reading Rainbow reading area, cool recycled Art activities and more.
  • Sandbox Lane will feature sandboxes with goodies to dig for and children’s Little Tykes toys to play with.
  • Hands on Craft Lane will Feature: Great Recycled Art activities to make and take home.

9:30 Wah Lum Kung Fu Chinese Lion & the Art Prowl Art Bikes
10:00 Welcome with Cindy Putman & Sheri Cairns
11:00 Rhythm N Motion Cloggers
11:30 Storyteller / Puppets
12:00 Lunch Break
1:00 Tennessee Cheer & Dance Explosion Teams
1:30 Cookeville High School Dance Team
2:00 Stage One Dancers
2:30 Leisure Services Dancers
3:00 Ambiance Modeling & Performing Arts Center
3:30 David Turner & Friends Ventriloquist
4:00 The Zinghoppers Show


Walkaround Bert & Ernie from Sesame Street will be meeting his fans
At: 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 3:30 & 4:30
Walkaround Bert & Ernie is sponsored by the Johnston Family
Super Why, Princess Presto, Alpha Pig & Wonder Red will meet their fans
At: 11:00, Noon, 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00
Captain Planet will be Appearing throughout the day.


WCTE will focus strongly on Recycling, Reducing, and Reusing products that are environmentally friendly. Throughout the event our recycling stations will teach festival participants about the importance of recycling their trash. As always, SOI welcomes local groups & organizations that promote healthy lifestyles in the Upper Cumberland. If your group is interested in volunteering to help with Stations; please contact Reggie Brown.

Stations of Imagination would not be possible without the support of our fine sponsors: Cookeville Dept of Leisure Services, Cookeville Arts Council and look for our other sponsors at the Festival.

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