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Mayor Ken Moore Gives State of the City Speech, Wednesday, May 16

Mayor Ken Moore Gives State of the City Speech, Wednesday, May 16

Franklin- Mayor Ken Moore will give his eighth State of the City presentation at the Factory in Franklin at Liberty Hall on Wednesday, May 16, at 7:45 a.m. Doors open at 7:00 a.m.; light breakfast, sponsored by the Franklin Breakfast Rotary, will be provided. City Departments will have tables and booths set up to show […]

2018 Iroquois Steeplechase

2018 Iroquois Steeplechase

Iroquois Steeplechase – Saturday, May 12 at Percy Warner Park – Nashville, TN  Wear your spring pastels and top them off with your best hat for the 77th running of the Iroquois Steeplechase on the second Saturday in May at Percy Warner Park.  The Iroquois Steeplechase has been Nashville’s rite of spring since 1941, attracting more than […]

O’MORE FASHION SHOW VISITS THE FRANKLIN THEATRE  FOR HISTORIC THURSDAY EVENING PERFORMANCE

O’MORE FASHION SHOW VISITS THE FRANKLIN THEATRE FOR HISTORIC THURSDAY EVENING PERFORMANCE

Acclaimed Show makes final Franklin appearance before Belmont University merger FRANKLIN, Tenn. (May 7, 2018) The O’More College Fashion Show, a longstanding springtime tradition and the signature event on the college’s academic calendar, makes a historic appearance this Thursday night, May 10, at The Franklin Theatre. Show time is 8 p.m. This will be the […]

The Heritage Foundation’s Main Street Festival Returns to Downtown Franklin, TN April 28-29

The Heritage Foundation’s Main Street Festival Returns to Downtown Franklin, TN April 28-29

FRANKLIN, TN — Spring is back, and so is the Heritage Foundation’s Main Street Festival, presented by First Tennessee Bank. The free popular spring celebration returns April 28-29, 2018, to downtown Franklin and is expected to draw a crowd of about 130,000 to historic Main Street for a fun-filled weekend of music, arts and crafts, […]

NEW WILLIAMSON COUNTY COMMUNITY CHORUS DEBUTS

NEW WILLIAMSON COUNTY COMMUNITY CHORUS DEBUTS

Free concert December 10 The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) is pleased to announce the first public performance of the new Williamson County Community Chorus, on Sunday, December 10 at 3:00 p.m. at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright Ave. in Franklin. The choir of 62 community members was selected during Fall […]

CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS SHARE A MAGICAL MOMENT WITH SANTA AT COOLSPRINGS GALLERIA DURING SENSORY-FRIENDLY SANTA EVENT

CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS SHARE A MAGICAL MOMENT WITH SANTA AT COOLSPRINGS GALLERIA DURING SENSORY-FRIENDLY SANTA EVENT

CoolSprings Galleria presents sensory-friendly photo sessions with Santa exclusively for families of children with special needs    Sunday, December 3, 2017, 9am – 11am Santa welcomes children of all ages and abilities! This compassionate, sensory-friendly event allows families with children with all spectrums of special needs to experience the time-honored tradition of a Santa visit, in […]

SPONSORS NAMED FOR LIONS PRIDE DICKENS CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST

SPONSORS NAMED FOR LIONS PRIDE DICKENS CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST

Franklin, TN — The Franklin Lions Club invites everyone to attend the 30th Annual Lions Pride Breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 9th from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Philip Catholic Church at 112 Second Avenue in Franklin, Tennessee. Also on Dec. 9th in Historic Downtown Franklin is Dickens of a Christmas, presented by Heritage […]

“THE BOY FRIEND”

“THE BOY FRIEND”

Tickets available for November 30-December 2 Shows  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s award-winning children’s theatre group, the Star Bright Players, presents “The Boy Friend” on Thursday, Friday, Saturday November 30-December 2. The whole family will enjoy this musical comedy involving an heiress and her quest for true love.  The talented all-youth cast will […]

Restored Carter House Farm Office to Open Nov. 28

Restored Carter House Farm Office to Open Nov. 28

Farm office restored to highlight battle scars from Nov. 30, 1864 FRANKLIN, TN – On Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 11 a.m. The Battle of Franklin Trust will open the Carter House farm office after the completion of a $170,000 restoration project. Built in the 1840s, this building was heavily damaged during the battle which was fought […]

Christmas Parade

Christmas Parade

Franklin Kiwanis Christmas Parade – Holiday Events in Historic Downtown Franklin, TN   The Franklin Kiwanis Christmas Parade is held annually the first Saturday in December. Winding through the streets of Historic Downtown Franklin, TN, the parade is a community celebration of the traditions of the Christmas season. All entries must be decorated in the spirit of the […]

Franklin Christmas Tree Lighting on the Square

Franklin Christmas Tree Lighting on the Square

Franklin Christmas Tree Lighting on the Square  Friday, December 1, 6:00-8 p.m Franklin—The city of Franklin is excited to light up the square Friday, December 1, for the 2017 Christmas tree lighting, the best tree lighting event in Middle Tennessee!  Freedom Intermediate School Honors Choir and Independence High School Choir will sing with a special guest […]

AMERICA’S FAVORITE MAIN STREET CELEBRATES SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

AMERICA’S FAVORITE MAIN STREET CELEBRATES SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

Downtown Franklin merchants offer specials, Hop & Shop Trolley kicks off holiday route FRANKLIN, TN – Historic Downtown Franklin will support Small Business Saturday on Nov. 25 with special promotions and events, as well as the kick off for this year’s Hop & Shop Trolley with Mayor Ken Moore. “We love celebrating Small Business Saturday […]

Downtown Franklin to Step Back in Time for Annual Dickens of a Christmas Celebration

Downtown Franklin to Step Back in Time for Annual Dickens of a Christmas Celebration

FRANKLIN, TN – Franklin’s Nationally recognized Dickens of a Christmas will recall the spirit of Christmases past when The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County throws its annual holiday celebration. Set for December 9-10, The Heritage Foundation will bring the historic town to life with the joy and charm of an old-fashioned Victorian Christmas.  This year […]

34th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CANDLELIGHT TOUR OF HOMES

34th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CANDLELIGHT TOUR OF HOMES

Presented by Oaklands Mansion on Saturday, DECEMBER 2, 2017 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Usher in the holiday season with an enchanting tour of historic homes and landmarks. The annual Oaklands Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes is slated for December 2, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.  The tour, will feature beautiful and […]

Heritage Foundation Hosts 50th Anniversary Event on Sunday, Nov 12

Heritage Foundation Hosts 50th Anniversary Event on Sunday, Nov 12

The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN will host its 50-year anniversary celebration event on Sunday, Nov. 12 at the Franklin Theatre. Two performances and receptions will be held, highlighting the organization’s rich history, along with the many preservation projects and events that it has championed. The celebration will consist of a matinee and evening […]