Williamson Weekend: 5 Happenings This Weekend

1. Dickens of a Christmas

Dickens of a Christmas

WHAT: The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN’s 35th annual Dickens of a Christmas will return to downtown Franklin on Saturday, Dec. 14 and Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. Dickens of a Christmas is free and open to the public.

WHEN: Saturday, December 14- Sunday, December 15, 10 a – 7 p, 11 a – 4 p

WHERE: Downtown Franklin

2. Studio Tenn’s Cinderella

Studio Tenn
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WHAT: Studio Tenn is performing Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella in Jamison Theatre at the Factory at Franklin Friday, Dec. 6 through Friday, Dec. 29. The beloved musical boasts a diverse cast of highly acclaimed artists, with Erica Patterson starring as the title character.

Buy tickets here. 

WHEN: Friday, December, 13-Sunday, December, 15

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

3. Spring Hill Christmas Parade 

Spring Hill Christmas Parade


WHAT: The theme for this year’s  Spring Hill Christmas Parade is“Christmas at the Movies.” Pay homage to your favorite Christmas movies and celebrate the season on December 14th. The parade starts at the Tennessee Children’s Home and continues down Main Street. Find the complete parade route here. 

WHEN: Saturday, December 14, 5 p

WHERE: Tennessee Children’s Home, 804 Branham Hughes Circle, Spring Hill

4. Skate Night and Pictures with Santa


WHAT:Come to the Fairview Recreation Complex on Friday night, December 13 to skate and get your picture with Santa! Kids will be able to skate with Santa, play holiday-themed skating games, and have a picture taken with Kris Kringle himself. It’s a perfect chance to ask Santa for those new skates you have been wanting. Cost: $5 per person. All ages welcome.

WHEN: Friday, December 13, 6:30 p

WHERE: Fairview Recreation Complex, 2714 Fairview Boulevard, Fairview

5. Melinda Doolittle Holiday Soul Concert


WHAT: Franklin resident Melinda Doolittle is a soul-stirring songstress. Her love of singing drove her to enter a talent show in the seventh grade where she stunned the audience with her miraculously spot-on vocals and beautiful voice. Melinda graduated with a Bachelor’s in Music from Belmont University in Nashville, TN. She became a highly sought after background vocalist singing for musical icons including Michael McDonald, Aretha Franklin, BeBe and CeCe Winans, Aaron Neville and Jonny Lang.

Buy tickets here. 

WHEN: Sunday, December 15, 8 p

WHERE: City Winery, 609 Lafayette Street, Nashville