Local Living: 5 Things to Do This Week

1. Celebrity Tour Bus Show

tour bus show

WHAT:  The annual event Christmas 4 Kids has revealed its celebrity lineup for the 2019 Tour Bus Show Walmart, 204 Anderson Lane North, Hendersonville.

Artists participating include NSYNC’sChris Kirkpatrick, Tyler Farr, Mo Pitney, 3 Doors Down, Exile, Deborah Allen, 38 Special, Jamie O’Neal, Adam Warner, Tim Atwood and more. Fans can visit the tour bus show on Monday, December 16 from 5 p to 9 p.

Fans can get a behind-the-scenes look into an artist’s home away from home. In addition, fans will be able to speak one-on-one and take photos with any of the participating artists as well as receive personalized autographs.

Admission to the event is $5.00 for adults, $2.00 for children ages 2-12 and $20 for a family pass. Admission for children under two is free. Tickets may be purchased on-site the day of the event.

All proceeds from the non-profit’s tour bus show and annual benefit concert at the Ryman go towards giving hundreds of underprivileged children a better Christmas.

Following the event, on Tuesday, December 17, over 400 underprivileged children from 29 different schools around Middle Tennessee will participate in a day-long shopping excursion. This special day consists of a chauffeured trip from their school aboard an entertainer’s luxury tour bus, dinner, and a party hosted by Santa and Mrs. Claus. To wrap up the day, the tour buses journey to the Hendersonville Walmart, where the kids receive a brand new winter coat and $150.00 to spend on anything they like.

WHEN: Monday, Dec 16, 5pm – 9pm

WHERE: Walmart, 204 Anderson Lane North, Hendersonville

2. Winter Solstice Celebration

winter solstice

WHAT: Stop by Bowie Nature Park to welcome winter! They will have winter-themed games, activities, crafts, and treats for everyone to enjoy.

WHEN: Friday, Dec 20, 10am – 2pm

WHERE: Bowie Nature Park, 7211 Bowie Lake Rd, Fairview

3. Beeswax Candle Making

Beeswax Candle Making

WHAT: You will learn about the life history of bees and then make some honeycomb candles to take home. $2.00/person – Register for activity at wcparksandrec.com, #16255.

WHEN: Friday, Dec 20, 2pm – 5pm

WHERE: Timberland Park, Mile Marker 437.2 on the Historic Natchez Trace Parkway

4. Christmas Movies Live Trivia Night at Hoss’ Loaded Burgers

Christmas Movies Live Trivia Night at Hoss' Loaded Burgers

WHAT: Tis the season to be Merry and Bright – and to test your knowledge of all those wonderful magical Christmas Movies we all watch yearly! Prizes go to the top Teams with the most Fa-La-La-Knowledge around! Free to play.

Round up your Team of family and friends NOW, dust off those Christmas movies you’ve put away last year, and gear up for some Jingling Good Times!

WHEN: Friday, December 20, 7pm – 9pm

WHERE: Hoss’ Loaded Burgers, 515 Burkitt Commons Ave, Nolensville

5. Ladies’ Night at Fork of the South

Ladies’ Night at fork of the south

WHAT: Are you looking for that perfect gift? Come shop and enjoy adult beverages and snacks! Plus complimentary gift wrapping.

WHEN: Thursday, Dec 19, 5pm – 8pm

WHERE: Fork of the South, 230 Franklin Road, Franklin (The Factory at Franklin)