Williamson Weekend: 5 Happenings This Weekend

1. Made South Holiday Market


WHAT: Over 100 of the South’s finest makers and artisans will be present. Event attendees can shop and discover unique gifts for everyone on their list, and will enjoy food samples from local and regional chefs, cocktails and craft beer, and live music.

Friday’s Holiday Market is a 21+ VIP Party experience. It will be held from 5:00 pm-9:00 pm, and includes early shopping access to over 100 of the South’s finest artisans; two drink tickets for Eli Mason cocktails or craft beer from Flat Hat; live music; and a VIP wristband for free admission to Saturday’s market. Special food tastings from local and regional chefs and restaurants, including Alex Belew of Dallas & Jane in Murfreesboro; Shane Nasby of Honeyfire Barbeque Co. in Nashville; Nick Guidry of Pelican & Pig in Nashville; and Audra Guidry of Pelican & Pig in Nashville are also part of the VIP Party experience.

Buy tickets here. 

WHEN: Friday, November 15 – Saturday, November 16

WHERE: The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road, Franklin

2. Goat Yoga – Touchdown November

Goat Yoga Nashville
crecit-Goat Yoga Nashville

WHAT: Are you ready for some FOOTBALL?!!!! Then come on over to Goat Yoga Nashville for a fun-filled yoga class filled with little baby goats dressed in your favorite football jerseys while they hop/jump about and maybe even hop on you!! Plus come mingle with the famous goats that have been on the CMA’s, CMT, Pickler & Ben, Trisha Yearwood’s Southern Kitchen and most recently with Tim Tebow on SEC Nation.

Buy tickets here. 

WHEN: Saturday, November 16, 1 p

WHERE: 9837 Split Log Road, Brentwood

3. Wine & Design Glow Paint & Sip Party 

Wine & Design Spring Hill

WHAT: Get Your Art Buzz On at Wine & Design (Spring Hill) for their Glow Paint & Sip party featuring sounds by DJ Chill! No artistic talent needed, just the desire to have fun! There are 3 painting choices from which to choose: 1) Blacklight lady, 2) Blacklight man, 3) Blacklight Jellyfish. Canvases will be pre-sketched. You will be able to choose your own colors as you create your very own take-home masterpiece. Limited guidance will be provided. This class is BYOB – bring your favorite wine/beer/non-alcoholic beverages and snack (no popcorn, no nuts, no sprinkles on cakes/cupcakes, and no crockpots). This is an adult painting party and recommended for ages 16 and up! Must be 21 and older to consume alcoholic beverages! Arrive at least 15 minutes early to check-in and get seated.

WHEN: Saturday, November 16, 7:30 p

WHERE: Wine & Design, 5002 Spendale Court, Spring Hill

4. The Second City: Greatest Hits, Vol. 59

The Second City


WHAT: There’s a reason the biggest names in laughter all catapulted their careers at The Second City…it’s been the funniest place on the planet since ‘59! Come witness the next generation of comedy superstars put their spin on the legendary comedy company’s greatest hits, re-booted and re-imagined for today. From sketch comedy to original songs to world-famous improv, The Second City will leave you rolling in the aisles! *Cue mic drop.*

Just a few seats remain to the show, buy tickets here. 

WHEN: Saturday, November 16, 8 p

WHERE: Franklin Theatre, 419 Main Street, Franklin

5. Zoolumination at Nashville Zoo

Nashville Zoo chinese lantern

WHAT: See Nashville Zoo in a whole new light this winter at Zoolumination: Chinese Festival of Lights from November 15 until February 2. This massive event will be the largest lantern show in the country spanning more than 60 acres and featuring more than 500 custom-designed lanterns, a life-size holiday village, entertainment and specialty food options, along with the ability to see some of the Zoo’s live animals up close in award-winning exhibits.

Buy tickets here. 

WHEN: Friday, November 15, – Sunday, November 17

WHERE: Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike, Nashville