Local Living: 5 Things to Do This Week

1. Bootlegger’s Bash

WHAT: This annual fundraiser is inspired by the rich bootlegging history of Williamson County. The Bootlegger’s Bash is an event which features all things truly Southern: a sampling of local whiskeys, delicious Southern cooking, and a lively band—all in the garden at Carnton under twinkling lights & lush greenery. Make your plans with friends for this casual & laid-back evening to show your support for preservation.

Purchase tickets here.

WHEN: Friday, Sept 27, 6:30pm – 10:30pm

WHERE: Carnton Plantation, 1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin

2. Storytime With Mary Poppins

Storytime With Mary Poppins

WHAT: Mary Poppins will be at Learning Express Toys for pictures, singing and story time! Come dressed in your favorite princess dress or superhero costume!

WHEN: Thursday, Sept 26, 11am

WHERE: Learning Express Toys of Cool Springs, 420 Cool Springs Blvd, Franklin

3. Adult Education Event: Nolensville Author Talk & Book Signing

Nolensville Author Talk

WHAT: The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County is hosting a free educational event and book signing in the Conference Room at the LeHew Magid Big House for Historic Preservation.

Schedule of Events:

5:30 pm Refreshments and Conversation
6:00 pm Presentation followed by book signing

Authors Beth Lothers and Vicky Travis rediscovered their hometown while curating a collection of photographic treasures from longtime Nolensville families, local churches, newspapers, and archives. Lothers has served as mayor and alderman of Nolensville and as a Williamson County commissioner. In addition to writing public information pieces and composing numerous grants, Lothers is also a published songwriter. As a freelance journalist, Travis’s work has appeared in books, university publications, and periodicals. Travis spent a decade writing about Nolensville in her column published in The Tennessean.

Books will be available for purchase at the event for $21.99. Register: https://conta.cc/2KrbTfN

WHEN: Thursday, Sept 26, 5:30pm – 7pm

WHERE: 112 Bridge St, Franklin

4. The Office Live Trivia Night at Sidelines Grill

The Office Live Trivia Night at Sidelines Grill

WHAT:Gather all your friends and co-workers and parkour down to Sidelines Grill Spring Hill for The Office themed live trivia on Monday, Sept. 23rd at 7pm. Always free to play!

We’ll have great food and cold drinks for you while you reminisce about Jim and Pam, Dwight, and Michael for some truly spectacular prizes.

WHEN: Monday, Sept 23, 7pm

WHERE: Sidelines Grill, 3011 Longford Dr Ste. 13, Spring Hill

5. Wayne McCain at City Cafe Brentwood

Wayne McCain

WHAT: Enjoy a wide variety of home cooking at City Cafe in Brentwood while Wayne McCain sings live. Wayne is a country music/southern rock musician.

WHEN: Friday, Sept 27, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

WHERE: City Cafe, 330 Franklin Rd, Suite 250, Brentwood (in the Brentwood Place Shopping Center