Always held the last weekend in July, Bluegrass along the Harpeth was started in 1991 and has made its home on Franklin's town square. The historic backdrop is the perfect place for a weekend of music put on and operated by old-time musicians and dancers.
When we let pets into our homes, they quickly and easily also find a place into our hearts. They become a part of the family. Whether it’s your cat that paws your head at 5 a.m. or your panting dog begging to play catch, we can’t imagine our lives without them. This issue celebrates the … Continued
Founded in 1949, the Franklin Rodeo draws more than 18,000 screaming fans year after year. It is one of the longest-running family events in Middle Tennessee and one of the largest rodeos east of the Mississippi. Photos by Tom Boone Thomson
Gilda’s Club has been providing free emotional and social support to those affected by cancer, including family members and friends of those diagnosed. Gilda’s Club was founded in memory of the talented Saturday Night Live comedian Gilda Radner, who died of ovarian cancer in 1989. The new Williamson County Center is located at 4588 Carothers Parkway … Continued
Gray's on Main owners Michael and Joni Cole have added another restaurant to their repertoire: O' Be Joyful, a new burger and whiskey bar. It's named after the nickname that Civil War soldiers used to call their homemade whiskey brew. The space was formerly occupied by Papa Boudreaux’s. 325 Main St., Franklin, Tennessee, 615.465.6168, OBJFranklin.com
The Country Music Cloister Dog Show at the Williamson County Ag Expo in March brought out hundreds of our furry pals. The purebreds walked pretty, performed and competed for the canine-loving attendees. Nashville Kennel Club is a partner in the dog show and works to protect the rights of all dog owners while promoting responsible dog … Continued
Life at Southern Surgical Arts in Cool Springs is a wellness and medspa center, led by Dr. Brady Harris, that focuses on the entire being. Skin laser therapies, weight loss, cosmetic surgery and hormone replacement therapy are just a few of the services Life offers to help its patients feel better on the inside and … Continued
Taste of Williamson is an annual restaurant sampling event featuring favorite local eateries where ticket holders meet chefs, sip a beverage, taste restaurant offerings and enjoy musical entertainment. Proceeds benefit United Way and support programs that are creating opportunities for a better life for all in Williamson County. Photography by United Way staff.
More than 500 guests, artists, athletes, coaches, legends and faithful Best Buddies supporters filled the luxurious Omni Nashville Hotel Grand Ballroom for an inspiring evening of friendship, great food, drinks, and a celebration of the BB mission of inclusion. Photography by Tausha Dickinson Photography and Denise McCann Photography.
Tennessee Environmental Council’s 250K Tree Day was executed by the city of Franklin and 40 volunteers who helped to plant 500 trees along the Harpeth River at the Farm at Harlinsdale Park in Franklin. Across the state, 250,000 native tree seedlings were planted by volunteers. Photography provided by city of Franklin