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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 […]

Rock The House Music Jam: Lee Thomas Miller, Wynn Varble, James Otto and Mac Davis

Rock The House Music Jam: Lee Thomas Miller, Wynn Varble, James Otto and Mac Davis

Join Davis House Child Advocacy Center for a night of great music to help raise money and awareness in the fight against child abuse in your community, featuring songwriters Lee Thomas Miller, Wynn Varble, James Otto and Mac Davis. WHEN: Friday, May 26, 2017 at 7:30pm (5:45pm-7:00pm Meet & Greet available) WHERE: The Franklin Theatre […]

Women in Business Mixer

Women in Business Mixer

  4 – 6 p.m.Tuesday, May 23 Leiper’s Fork Distillery 3381 Southall Rd., Franklin Join us for our summer Women in Business mixer with an evening of networking. Signature drinks by Leiper’s Fork Distillery with a complimentary food tasting and live music by Micahel Lesousky provided by Puckett’s. Sponsored by Williamson, Inc. Register at williamsonchamber.com.

Boys & Girls Club’s RBI Opens the Baseball Season with a Celebration for Kids and Families

Boys & Girls Club’s RBI Opens the Baseball Season with a Celebration for Kids and Families

NASHVILLE, TN (05/12/17) – Boys & Girls Club’s RBI (Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities), a youth outreach program designed to promote interest in baseball while increasing the self-esteem of disadvantaged children, will open the 2017 season tomorrow at Looby Park (2301 Metro Center Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37228). The day will begin with the Parade of […]

Inky Johnson to Speak at Boys & Girls Clubs 28th Annual Steak & Burger Dinner

Inky Johnson to Speak at Boys & Girls Clubs 28th Annual Steak & Burger Dinner

On Thursday, May 11, 2017, Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee will host the Steak & Burger Dinner a fundraising event supporting the Fairview and Franklin Clubhouses. The Steak & Burger Dinner includes dinner (steak for kids and mouth-watering hamburgers for adults), entertainment, and a silent auction. Inquoris “Inky” Johnson, former University of Tennessee […]