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Franklin Hot Air Balloon Festival Postponed

Franklin Hot Air Balloon Festival Postponed

POSTPONED  Franklin Hot Air Balloon Festival – By Acklen Park Productions Due to weather forecast of rain, storms and winds we have decided to postpone the Franklin Hot Air Balloon Festival in order to insure a safe and fun environment for our attendees. We will communicate the new date in the very near future.  Tickets will be […]

Ride The Vines

Ride The Vines

Less than a week remains to save $10 on registration for GraceWorks’ third annual Ride The Vines cycling event April 22 in beautiful southeastern Williamson County. The cost is $52 for Early Bird registration ending at 11:59 p.m. March 16. Riders can choose between a 24-mile or a 52-mile ride. Both begin and end at […]

Celebrate with Hard Bargain Association

Celebrate with Hard Bargain Association

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (February 28, 2017) Hard Bargain Association, a grassroots non-profit dedicated to preservation, affordable housing and revitalization of the historic African-American Hard Bargain neighborhood, is gearing up to host their Annual Celebration Dinner on Thursday, March 9 at the Factory in Liberty Hall. Doors will open at 6:15 PM for a silent auction, appetizers […]

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

This Tony Award-winning drama is based on the true life of Joseph (“John”) Merrick, a medical mystery of Victorian England who toured Europe as a freak show attraction. His shocking disfigurement afforded him little social contact, apart from the gawking of onlookers indulging their own morbid curiosity. When an esteemed doctor takes Merrick into his […]

Grease

Grease

January 21, 22, 28, and 29 – click here for tickets. Here is Rydell High’s senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950s in this rollicking musical. Head “greaser” Danny Zuko and new (good) […]

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book

January 21 and 22- Click here for tickets.   Adapted from Disney’s beloved animated film and the works of Rudyard Kipling, the “man cub.” Mowgli, bounds through the jungle and learns what it means to be human. The jungle is jumpin’ with a jazzy beat in Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS. Specially adapted from the […]

Local cowboys to compete at the Franklin Rodeo

Local cowboys to compete at the Franklin Rodeo

By Carole Robinson • Senior Staff Writer This year spectators at the Franklin Rodeo will enjoy seeing local cowboys in the arena roping and riding for prize money and points. Team ropers JC Burns from Arrington and Tom Bourne from Culleoka will compete in the calf roping event, and Page High School graduate Houston Herbert […]

Franklin Kids Arts Festival of Tennessee

Franklin Kids Arts Festival of Tennessee

Elementary, middle and high school age children are invited to participate in the first annual Franklin Kids Arts Festival of Tennessee.  The festival is looking for artists, dancers, musicians, vocalists, actors, poets, photographers and artisans to participate in the event put on by the City of Franklin Parks Department and the Williamson County Cultural Arts […]

3BV

3BV

REVEAL PARTY: JANUARY 12
AT THE FRANKLIN THEATRE
6:00 P.M. Cocktail hour
7:00 P.M. Showing OCEANS 11

Purchase tickets for the 9th Annual Three Blind Vines at the Reval Party Price – one night only.

Get your free ticket for the REVEAL PARTY at www.franklintheatre.com.

Krewe Party

Krewe Party

My Friend’s House is having a Krewe Party at The Corner Pub on Thursday, February 11, from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Tickets are $20 at the door, and all of the proceeds go to My Friend’s House. On Saturday, February 13, there will be a special Mardi Gras Ball to benefit My Friend’s House. […]

Taste of Williamson

Taste of Williamson

Taste of Williamson, presented by Nissan, is an annual favorite of the local and regional community, featuring the area’s best food and beverages.  All proceeds benefit United Way of Williamson County and its partner agencies. CoolSprings Galleria hosts this sampling event, where ticket holders meet chefs, sip a favorite beverage, taste local restaurant offerings and […]

Homes for the Holidays

Homes for the Holidays

Tour to showcase homes and churches for two nights of festive décor, holiday fare and music   First Tennessee Bank presents Homes for the Holidays Candlelight Tour benefiting Bridges Domestic Violence Center and historic preservation will be held Saturday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 13 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. each night. Visitors will […]

Upscale Gastropub in Franklin Community

Upscale Gastropub in Franklin Community

A. Marshall Family Foods Inc. announced this week plans to open a restaurant in Franklin’s Westhaven Community. The Franklin-based hospitality group has placed a contract on the Westhaven Town Center location at 158 Front Street, Suite 120, and leaders are working toward an opening in the first half of 2016. The 2,500-square-foot first floor will […]

Rider’s Rally

Rider’s Rally

The 2015 Rider’s Rally Motorcycle Ride Fundraising Event is Saturday, October 10. The rain or shine event begins & ends at Deer Run Camps & Retreats and includes breakfast, lunch, live music, several prize drawings and a guided 100-mile ride through curvy, scenic rural Tennesse back roads — many unknown even to local riders. Check-in […]

Chukkers for Charity

Chukkers for Charity

On Saturday, Sept. 12, patrons and tailgaters gathered to support Saddle Up! and the Rochelle Center at the 19th annual Nissan Chukkers for Charity at pristine Riverview Farm in Franklin, Tenn. The event, hosted by Lee Ann and Orrin Ingram featured world-class polo player, Nic Roldan. Nic’s Gainesway team won the match against opposing team […]