Things To Do This Spring In Williamson County  

April 9, 2018
Kristie Pallas

Just about every weekend, there’s something fun to do around here—take a look at these fun activities coming up soon!

Franklin Farmer’s Market, Saturdays, 9 a.m. until Noon until May, then 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. through October, 230 Franklin Road, Franklin TN 37064 (behind The Factory)

The Franklin Farmer’s Market is Tennessee’s first farm-certified, producer-only market, providing both organic and conventionally grown produce, flowers, free-range eggs, meat and poultry from within 150 miles of Franklin. Enjoy baked goods, specialty foods, body care products and selected arts and crafts. If you don’t grow it, bake it or make it yourself — you don’t sell it at the Franklin Farmers Market. 

Historic Franklin Trolley Tours, Saturdays, 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Sit back and ride on the climate-controlled Classic Red Trolley, and become fully immersed in the history and heart of Franklin.   Adults are $30, Kids 6-12 are $15, and 5 and under are free. The tour lasts approx. 90 minutes. To learn more, visit http://franklintrolleytours.com

Arbor Day Celebration Saturday April 21, 10 a.m. until Noon, Pinkerton Park, sponsored by the City of Franklin Parks Department and Franklin Tree Commission, offering tree climbing, food trucks, rock climbing wall, wood carvings, free samples, kids activities.  To learn more, visit http://www.franklintn.gov/government/parks/city-parks-events/arbor-day-celebration

Main Street Festival, Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29, 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Sunday. Free and one of the largest events in the Southeast, fun-filled weekend of music, arts and crafts, food and children’s activities.

Franklin Art Scene, Friday, May 4, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.  Every month on the first Friday, the Downtown Franklin Association presents the Franklin Art Scene, an art crawl that is free to participants celebrating Williamson County’s local artists and media including blown glass to turned wood to mixed media and more.  Many of the galleries and working studios serve complimentary refreshments during the evening, and some offer live music.  Begin at any participating location on the map and enjoy free trolley rides, provided by Williamson Source.  To learn more, visit http://downtownfranklintn.com/the-franklin-art-scene/