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“The Mexican War: Connections to the Civil War and Tennessee” at July Round Table

“The Mexican War: Connections to the Civil War and Tennessee” at July Round Table

On Sunday, July 9th at 3 P.M., the Franklin Civil War Round Table will present historian and author Dr. Timothy D. Johnson, who will speak on “The Mexican War: Connections to the Civil War and Tennessee.”   The U.S. Army mustered in 1846 to fight the Mexican War consisted of a small number of professional […]

July 4th Celebration & Brentwood Summer Concert Series at Crockett Park

July 4th Celebration & Brentwood Summer Concert Series at Crockett Park

2017 Brentwood Summer Concert Series at Crockett Park — July 4th Celebration featuring The Kadillacs Brentwood Celebrates Independence Day The City of Brentwood invites you to the twenty-ninth Independence Day Celebration at the Eddy Arnold Amphitheater in Crockett Park from 7pm to 10:30pm on Tuesday July 4, 2017.  Paul Ross and the “The Kadillacs” will begin […]

“Franklin on the Fourth” – Downtown Franklin

“Franklin on the Fourth” – Downtown Franklin

The annual Independence Day celebration begins at 10 a.m. on July 4th.   Franklin, TN – This year’s 4th of July Celebration will focus on family fun and include great music, quality crafts, tasty food, antique cars, and a large kids zone.  Downtown Franklin, TN is the perfect location to have a festival and community event […]

Andrews Cadillac Firecracker 5K/10K 2017

Andrews Cadillac Firecracker 5K/10K 2017

Proceeds from all YMCA Race Series events benefit the YMCA of Middle Tennessee’s Annual Giving Campaign. As a leading nonprofit committed to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y uses Annual Giving Campaign contributions to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve community health and well-being and support of people in need […]

Free Lunchtime Concert June 30

Free Lunchtime Concert June 30

Brown Bag series at Academy Park Enjoy free live entertainment during lunch at the Brown Bag concert series at Academy Park.  The next concert is Friday, June 30 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the banquet hall of the Williamson County Enrichment Center at Academy Park, 110 Everbright Ave.  Live entertainment will be provided […]

“Pets Welcome” Launch Event on the square downtown Franklin

“Pets Welcome” Launch Event on the square downtown Franklin

Mars Petcare launches their Better Cities for Pets program with a Pets Welcome Launch Party. 80+ Franklin businesses will welcome and celebrate pets. Friday, June 16 from 2 to 6 pm and Saturday, June 17 from 10 am to 1 pm at the square in Downtown Franklin, TN.  There will be an official presentation by […]

United Way of Williamson County invites community to “Get into the ‘Action’ – Join the Hunt”

United Way of Williamson County invites community to “Get into the ‘Action’ – Join the Hunt”

FRANKLIN, TN. (May 25, 2017)— United Way Williamson County (UWWC) invites community members to join the action for a 24-hour scavenger hunt June 21-22 and compete for free two-day passes to Franklin’s 2017 Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival. The event is part of United Way’s Day of Action, an annual event that mobilizes the caring […]

HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM UNVEILS LIFESIZE STATUES OF MUSICAL ICONS  LITTLE JIMMY DICKENS AND BILL MONROE

HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM UNVEILS LIFESIZE STATUES OF MUSICAL ICONS LITTLE JIMMY DICKENS AND BILL MONROE

  Grand Ole Opry stars Brad Paisley and Ricky Skaggs honor Dickens and Monroe at unveiling ceremony Lifesize bronze statue of Little Jimmy Dickens                      Lifesize bronze statue of Bill Monroe Photo Credit: Steve Lowry/Ryman Archives                          […]

DARIUS RUCKER HITS $1 MILLION IN SUPPORT OF ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL® WITH EIGHTH ANNUAL “DARIUS AND FRIENDS” BENEFIT CONCERT AT HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM

DARIUS RUCKER HITS $1 MILLION IN SUPPORT OF ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL® WITH EIGHTH ANNUAL “DARIUS AND FRIENDS” BENEFIT CONCERT AT HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM

Nine years after first pledging his support to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®  and the thousands of children the healthcare institution treats, Darius Rucker and his many friends have surpassed the $1 million fundraising mark following the music superstar’s sold-out eighth annual “Darius and Friends” benefit concert, sponsored by A.O. Smith, on Monday night. This year’s concert, auction […]

National Parkinson Foundation – Moving Day® Nashville

National Parkinson Foundation – Moving Day® Nashville

National Parkinson Foundation- Moving Day® – Saturday, June 3, 2017 Moving Day® is the National Parkinson Foundation’s annual fundraising walk/run event. It is a fun and inspiring fundraising event that unites families, friends and communities both large and small in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. This celebration of movement will feature a family friendly walk course, […]

Oaklands Presents Magic at the Mansion for Father’s Day

Oaklands Presents Magic at the Mansion for Father’s Day

Oaklands Mansion and the Middle Tennessee Magic Club have joined together to offer a special treat for fathers. On Sunday, June 18, dads and their families can enjoy some time on the lawn of the Mansion. Along with magic shows, Christie-Q BBQ’s food truck, music, cigars and free tours will be available to pamper dads. “Oaklands […]

“Critter Invasion” Chalk Art to be Featured at June Franklin Art Scene

“Critter Invasion” Chalk Art to be Featured at June Franklin Art Scene

First Friday Art Crawl Highlights Local Artists, Showcases Williamson County Culture FRANKLIN, Tenn. — The Franklin Art Scene returns to downtown Franklin on June 2 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. to feature unique pieces created by a wide range of local artisans, along with the second annual Critter Invasion — an exhibition of sidewalk […]

Memorial Day Blood Drive

Memorial Day Blood Drive

To honor the memories of Williamson County veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice for country, the American Legion Post #215 will be hosting an annual Memorial Day Blood Drive in coordination with the Democratic Veterans Council of Williamson County. “I can’t think of a better way to honor our veterans than to donate a pint […]

2017 Business & Education Expo

2017 Business & Education Expo

The 2017 Business & Education Expo is back by popular demand, featuring the largest showcase of Williamson County businesses and schools. Presented by Franklin Synergy Bank, the highly-anticipated event takes place Tuesday, June 20 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at The Factory at Franklin in Liberty Hall. There are more than 70 companies registered to […]

New Kiddie Academy® Breaks Ground in Franklin with Local Officials and Community

New Kiddie Academy® Breaks Ground in Franklin with Local Officials and Community

Franklin, TN (May 22, 2017) – Local business owner, MyRanda Jones was joined by family, friends and special guests to celebrate the groundbreaking of Kiddie Academy of Franklin – the educational child care provider’s first Academy in Tennessee – on Thursday, May 18. The ceremony marked the official beginning of construction at the company’s new 100 Westwind Court […]