Pre-Fall Fling Events

Events Happening During the Week Before
the 40th Annual Wise County Fall Fling

Wednesday, October 10.

Senior Citizens Day and Luncheon at Big Glades

11 AM to 3 PM

2018 Wise Fall Fling Senior Citizens Day is hosted by In Home Care.  Registration for door prizes will begin at 11:00 am at Big Glades. Bingo will begin at 11:30 am and is sponsored by Heritage Hall of Wise.  Lunch will be provided by The Inn at Wise and will be served at 12:30 pm. To complete the afternoon events, there will be a Mr. and Mrs. Senior Fall Fling Pageant sponsored by Impressions at 1:30 pm.  For more information please contact Natasha Proulex at 276-328-9340 or email

Thursday, October 11.

Paint A Can

3:30 PM

Jump start your craft-filled weekend at the Fling by coming out to Wise Primary and L.F. Addington Middle on Thursday, October 11 at 3:30 PM to paint a can! Sponsored by Keep Wise County Beautiful. For more information, please contact Lori Mabe by phone at (276) 328-1000 or by email

Thursday, October 11.

Turning 360 Fashion Show

7 PM

The Fall Fling Fashion Show will be on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at The Gathering in The Shoppes on Main. Jan Thompson has the latest fashions, and gorgeous jewelry! Jan promises a night of fun, refreshments, door prizes, live music and FASHION. For more information, please email Bonnie Aker at

Thursday, October 11.

Art and Youth Art Reception

7 PM

Winning art will be displayed at the Masonic Hall on Main Street in Wise.

Friday, October 12.

Wise Fall Fling Community-Wide Yard Sale

8 AM to 2 PM

Calling all households, churches & businesses for the annual Community-wide Yard Sale. Locations will be published in the Coalfield Progress on Tuesday, October 9, deadline to be included is October 4. Those outside town limits may set up at Christ Lutheran Church. For more info, please call Ivadene at (276) 328-8342 or email Bonnie Aker at

Friday, October 12.

First Bank & Trust Customer Appreciation Day

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Free Soup Bean and Hot Dog Lunch provided by First Bank and Trust on Main Street in Wise.

Friday, October 12.

2nd Annual Wise Kiwanis Spaghetti Dinner

4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join the Wise Kiwanis for their 2nd Annual Spaghetti Dinner at the Wise Baptist Church from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm on the Eve of the Fling! $8 buys your dinner, drink, garlic bread, and dessert! Carryout is also available. Proceeds to benefit the Wise Kiwanis Club Children’s Program as well as area youth.  For more information please call Cindy Smoot at 276-639-3397.