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George Dickel Distillery Tour

Presented by George Dickel Distillery at George Dickel Distillery , Tullahoma

Ongoing

You won’t find Cascade Hollow on most maps. Nestled on the Highland Rim of the Cumberland Plateau, you will find us about halfway between Nashville and Chattanooga. The ancient limestone shelf of this plateau provides water than runs fresh and clear from the nearby Cascade Springs, and it made the perfect spot to build a distillery.

Come tour the distillery ...more


Sundays Live: Meet the Carriage Horses

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

August 9, 2015

Meet and greet our friendly carriage horses and hear stories of Hermitage horses over the past 200 years.


Music City Roots ft. Chris Jones and the Night Drivers More Artist to be added

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

August 12, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Songwriters Night at Rock Castle

Presented by Historic Rock Castle at Historic Rock Castle, Hendersonville

August 15, 2015

Come out to Historic Rock Castle on designated Saturday Nights in the Summer and...more

Raise the Roofs

Presented by Friends of Franklin Parks at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm, Franklin

August 15, 2015

Join Friends of Franklin Parks on Saturday, Aug. 15, for the fourth annual Raise the Roofs fundraiser for the Park at Harlinsdale Farm. The event will be held from 5-8 p.m. outdoors, so please...more

Sundays LIVE! - Woodworking

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

August 16, 2015

Local expert Bill Maddox demonstrates the process of crafting 19th-century household furnishings on the frontier.


Music City Roots ft. Allen Thompson Band, Ellis Paul, Phil Madeira and more artists to be added

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

August 19, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Nineteenth Century Music & Pickin' Party

Presented by Belle Meade Plantation at Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville

August 20, 2015

Enjoy the dog days of summer on the back porch at Belle Meade Mansion. We'll have a pickin' party and jam session with our music historian, Matt Klinedinst, while we learn about...more

Summer Night Hike

Presented by Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

August 20, 2015

Can you tell a Katydid call from a Cicada's?  The croak of a Bullfrog from that of a Green Frog? Have you ever called owls or listened to birds going to bed?  Bring a picnic and enjoy an...more

Stand Up Paddleboarding Cumberland River Sunset Paddle

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Cumberland River Compact, Nashville

August 21, 2015

Experience the adventure of stand up paddleboarding here in Music City, with Nashville Paddle Company! Join us for a 2-hour paddle down the Cumberland River, during which our guides will...more

Dueling Cocktails Fundraiser

Presented by Belmont Mansion at Private Home - Nashville area

August 22, 2015

Join us for a fun summer evening benefiting Belmont Mansion! Cocktails and heavy hors d'oeuvre will be served at 1205 Belle Meade Boulevard in Nashville at 7:00pm with with a ...more

Sundays LIVE! - Celtic Connections

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

August 23, 2015

Ever wondered how to tie on a kilt? Or play the bagpipes? Or throw a log across a field? Come celebrate the Jackson and Donelson Family’s Celtic heritage with members of Middle Tennessee...more

Music City Roots feat. Honey Island Swamp Band, Gnarly Parkers and Andrea Zonn

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

August 26, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Middle TN Genealogical Society Workshop

Presented by Middle TN Genealogical Society at FiftyForward Knowles Center, Nashville

August 29, 2015

"Learning the Legal Avenues in Genealogy."  The workshop will cover items as:  wills, deeds court records, tax records, guardianship precords and other legal documents that will assist...more

Sundays LIVE! - Cherokee, Chicksaw and Creek Culture

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

August 30, 2015

Explore the Native American heritage of the Tennessee region with local specialists Mecca Caron, Jim Apple, and Corey Boise. Learn about the culture of the Southeastern tribes, participate in...more

Carnton Summer Concert Series | 7 Bridges Band: The Ultimate EAGLES Experience

Presented by Historic Carnton Plantation at Carnton Plantation & Battlefield, Franklin

August 30, 2015

Join us for live music featuring 7 Bridges Band: The Ultimate EAGLES Experience.  Carnton Plantation serves as a...more

Exhibition - Newsies: A Tennessee Special Edition

Presented by Tennessee State Museum at Tennessee State Museum, Nashville

March 1 - August 31, 2015

The Tennessee Performing Art Center (TPAC), the Tennessee State Museum and the Special Collections of the Nashville Public Library have...more

Bob Dylan Prints signed by Artist Wayne Brezinka

Presented by Tennessee State Museum at Tennessee State Museum, Nashville

April 26 - August 31, 2015

Meet local artist and illustrator Wayne Brezinka as he signs limited first run prints of his latest work, Dylan: from Greenwich Village to Nashville,...more

Music City Roots feat. Dirty Bourban River show, Aqua Velvet, Nick Moss and more artist to be added

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

September 2, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Sundays LIVE! - Women of the Hermitage

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

September 6, 2015

Women played a huge role in all aspects of life at The Hermitage. Hear stories of the strong, influential women who lived here, from the Mansion to the slave quarters. Try your hand at the...more

Tennessee Paranormal Groups Meetup and Overnight Investigation

Presented by Pat Fitzhugh and Into The Afterlife Paranormal: The Tennessee Chapter at The Thomas House Hotel, Red Boiling Springs

September 5 - September 6, 2015

Sponsored by "Into the Afterlife - TN Chapter," and author/researcher Pat Fitzhugh

~ For paranormal groups AND the general public ~

* PARANORMAL GROUPS
...more

Music City Roots feat. Annie Moses Band, Monroe Mando Camp, Stephen Simmons and T sisters

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

September 9, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Overton County Cruise-In

Presented by Overton Chamber of Commerce at Livingston Historic Courthouse Square, Livingston

September 12, 2015

Antique cars and trucks bring back memories of days gone by.


Middle Tennessee Highland Games and Celtic Festival

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

September 12, 2015

The Highland Games and Celtic Festival has found a new home on the grounds of the historical Hermitage Mansion. There will be plenty of music, dancing, exhibitions, games, competitions, as well as...more

19th Annual Chukkers for Charity Polo Match & Car Show

Presented by Rochelle Center and Saddle Up! at Riverview Farm, Franklin

September 12, 2015

The 19th Annual Chukkers for Charity Polo Match & Car Show! As always, this year’s event includes the ever-popular car show & parade, the cleverly creative cabana decorating...more

Sundays Live: To Avenge Fort Mims - Tennessee and the Creek War

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

September 13, 2015

Join us as we explore the events that transformed a small internal war within the Creek Nation into one that altered the course of history, and set Andrew Jackson on a path to national importance...more

Vintage Base Ball Tournament - September

Presented by Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball at Carnton Plantation & Battlefield, Franklin

September 12 - September 13, 2015

Join us for the Vintage Base Ball Tournament!

The Tennessee Association of Vintage Base...more

Music City Roots

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

September 17, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Songwriters Night at Rock Castle

Presented by Historic Rock Castle at Historic Rock Castle, Hendersonville

September 19, 2015

Come out to Historic Rock Castle on designated Saturday Nights in the Summer and...more

Sundays Live: Meet the Carriage Horses (Retirement Party)

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

September 20, 2015

Meet and greet our friendly carriage horses and hear stories of Hermitage Horses over the past 200 years. Three of our female horses will be retiring to greener pastures this year, so join us for...more

Ghost Tour

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

September 18 - September 25, 2015

Experience our special 90-minute Hermitage ghost tours as your guide takes you on a ghostly voyage into The Hermitage mansion, the First Hermitage cabin and to Jackson’s tomb.

Book this...more

National Public Lands Day - Shoreline Clean Up Volunteer Workday

Presented by Johnsonville State Historic Park at Johnsonville State Historic Park , New Johnsonville

September 26, 2015

Join us for our National Public Lands Day Shoreline Clean Up Volunteer Workday. The 151st Anniversary of the Battle of Johnsonville is only a few short weeks away and we want the...more

Remembering WWII 2015: Living History, Education & Honor

Presented by Remembering WWII at Courthouse Square in Linden, Linden

September 25 - September 26, 2015

World War II will come to life at this incredible, hands-on living history event. Experience two WWII re-enactments, an army encampment, live big band music, a 1940s canteen, vintage vehicles, a...more

Sundays Live: Food-ways on the Frontier

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

September 27, 2015

Join us and experience the sights and smells of 19th-century cooking as we enjoy the fall harvest and prepare for the winter. Also featuring a historic chocolate demonstration (with samples!)


Humphreys County Antique Tractor & Engine Show

Presented by Humphreys County Antique Tractor & Engine Club at Humphreys County Fairgrounds, Waverly

October 2 - October 3, 2015

Come to Humphreys County for an Antique Tractor and Engine Show on October 2 and 3! The annual Show is held the first Fri & Sat of October every year. The event is free to the...more

Music City Roots

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

October 7, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Overton County Cruise-In

Presented by Overton Chamber of Commerce at Livingston Historic Courthouse Square, Livingston

October 10, 2015

Antique cars and trucks bring back memories of days gone by.


Music City Roots

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

October 14, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Nerd Night at Belle Meade Plantation - Spiritualism & the Occult in the Victorian World

Presented by Belle Meade Plantation at Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville

October 22, 2015

Come to the Belle Meade Plantation for an evening tour of the 1853 mansion. We'll talk about Victorian mourning customs, spiritualism, mysticism, and the occult. 


15th Annual Hauntings at The Hermitage

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

October 24, 2015

One of oldest traditions at The Hermitage, Hauntings tips its hat to the Halloween season with ghostly tales of mystery and classic frights. Enjoy a ghost tour of the Mansion, Presidential Trick...more

Trick or Treat 2015

Presented by Belle Meade Plantation at Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville

October 25, 2015

Put on your best Halloween costume and grab your candy bag and come to the Plantation for a safe place to trick-or-treat and have fun. Trick-or-Treat to each of our historic outbuildings for candy...more

Music City Roots

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

October 28, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

Ghost Tour

Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, Nashville

October 1 - October 31, 2015

Experience our special 90-minute Hermitage ghost tours as your guide takes you on a ghostly voyage into The Hermitage mansion, the First Hermitage cabin and to Jackson’s tomb.

Book this...more

Sunday in the Park

Presented by Friends of Warner Parks at Edwin Warner Park, Nashville

November 1, 2015

Since 1990, Sunday in the Park has brought park patrons together for an elegant, tented luncheon among Edwin Warner Park’s rolling hills and grand trees. Funds raised will support Friends of...more

“Made in Tennessee: Manufacturing Milestones,” an exhibit at the Granville Museum

Presented by Granville Museum, Inc. at Granville Museum, Granville

May 29 - November 1, 2015

GRANVILLE, Tenn. – The public now has an opportunity to visit “Made in Tennessee: Manufacturing Milestones,” an exhibit at the Granville Museum through November 1, 2015. It illustrates...more

Battle of Johnsonville Walking Tour

Presented by Johnsonville State Historic Park at Johnsonville State Historic Park , New Johnsonville

November 4, 2015

Join Park Manager and historian Jerry Wooten on this special two-hour 151st anniversary battlefield tour. The hike will offer interesting stories about what life was like inside Johnsonville's...more

Music City Roots

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

November 4, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

151st Aniversary of the Battle of Johnsonville Commerative Living History

Presented by Johnsonville State Historic Park at Johnsonville State Historic Park , New Johnsonville

November 7, 2015

Join us as cannons ring out along the Tennessee River in both Benton and Humphreys County, Tennessee, to commemorate the 151st anniversary of the Battle of...more

Blue and Gray Days 2015

Presented by Battle of Franklin Trust at Carnton Plantation & Battlefield, Franklin

November 6 - November 7, 2015

Blue & Gray Days draws hundreds of school children and adult spectators every year. Hosted by both The Carter House and Carnton Plantation, guests will meet Civil War re-enactors and get hands...more

Music City Roots

Presented by Music City Roots at Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin, Franklin

November 11, 2015

Music City Roots, Live From Liberty Hall at the Factory in Franklin is a weekly,...more

4th Annual Quilt Show & Boutique

Presented by White Oak Women's Exchange (WOWE) at Waverly United Methodist Church , Waverly

November 13 - November 14, 2015

The 4th Annual Quilt Show & Boutique features quilts from area artists, youth and antique quilts, plus music and shopping....more

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