EVENT DATE : March 30, 6:00PM
Westhaven Resident's Club

Westhaven is creating a Whiskey Wonderland as we say goodbye to winter and welcome in the warmer weather. Join them to sample whiskeys from around the world, chat with master distillers, and cozy up over some great local food and live music. Your ticket includes 15 whiskey samples. This event is 21-plus and outdoors, so bundle up! WhiskeyWarmer.com/franklin

EVENT DATE : March 30, 7:00PM
Clearview Baptist Church

Best-selling authors and longtime friends Angie Smith, Danielle Walker and Annie F. Downs alongside Compassion LIVE converge for a night of friends, food and faith. Deemed a night of nourishment for women of all stages, Come to the Table is a night of laughter, digging into Scripture, and cooking around the table together. For tickets and information, visit CompassionLive.com.

EVENT DATE : April 3, 11:30AM
Hillwood Country Club

The Cumberland Heights Annual “Reaching New Heights” Luncheon on April 3 will feature Tara Conner, who was crowned Miss USA in 2006 and is a television personality and recovery advocate. The mission of “Reaching New Heights” is to highlight the women’s programs at Cumberland Heights, to raise funds to help women in treatment and celebrate women living in recovery. CumberlandHeights.org

EVENT DATE : April 5, 6:00PM
Bridgestone Arena

The festival will feature more than 225 higher-end wines, beer, a spirits tasting, food samplings from 25 local restaurants and an extensive silent auction. Tickets are $89 per person, which includes a $30 gift card to Deacon's New South. Limited walk-up tickets will be available the night of the event for $115. NHL.com/predators

EVENT DATE : April 8, 1:00PM
Williamson County Main Library

As part of the Garden Talk Series presented by the Williamson County Master Gardeners Association Speakers Bureau, "Alternative Gardening" explores unconventional ways to grow plants. Discover options that help mitigate space, time and physical limitations both indoors and outside. For more information, visit EngagedPatrons.org.

EVENT DATE : April 13, 7:00AM
Hillsboro Road and Third Avenue North, Franklin

Emerging Leaders United, a leadership and professional development program at United Way of Williamson County, is hosting “Run for the Health of It,” the inaugural United Way 5K/8K on Saturday, April 13. The race begins at Franklin Bicentennial Park. Live music provided by Three Car Garage. For more information and to register, visit UnitedWay5k8k.ItsYourRace.com.

EVENT DATE : April 13, 5:30PM

The Water Lantern Festival brings people together in a magical night that includes food, music and beauty as the lanterns light up the water. WaterLanternFestival.com

EVENT DATE : April 13, 6:00PM
Frist Center for the Visual Arts

The primary fundraiser for the Frist Center, the gala supports the museum’s education and outreach programs. The 2019 Gala will take its thematic inspiration from the Frist Center’s presentation of Van Gogh, Monet, Degas and Mellon. For more information, FristCenter.org.

EVENT DATE : April 20, 10:00AM
Pinkerton Park

The City of Franklin Parks Department along with the Franklin Tree Commission invite you to celebrate Arbor Day. The event includes tons of fun in the trees with opportunities in tree climbing, kids’ activities, food, information and free tree saplings. For more information, email parksinfo@franklintn.gov or call 615.794.2103.

EVENT DATE : April 20, 11:00AM
Centennial Park

Nashville’s Earth Day Festival is a free, family-friendly event with live entertainment throughout the day featuring exhibits and hands-on activities aimed at educating Nashvillians about protecting our environment and living green. With more than 100 family-friendly booths, hosted by community groups, environmental organizations and government agencies. For more information, visit NashvilleEarthDay.org.

EVENT DATE : April 26, 7:00PM

The Battle of Franklin Trust, which manages Carnton and Carter House, will host its Legacy Dinner on Friday, April 26 at Carnton. The signature black-tie affair will feature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a gourmet dinner, in addition to live entertainment. For more information, visit BOFT.org.

EVENT DATE : 27–28
Main Street in Downtown Franklin

The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County’s 36th Annual Main Street Festival will take place Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28. One of the largest events in the Southeast, the festival is expected to draw a crowd of about 100,000 for a fun-filled weekend of music, arts and crafts, food and children’s activities. For more information, visit WilliamsonHeritage.org/events.