Williamson Weekend: 5 Happenings This Weekend

1. Darrell Waltrip Drive for Safety Event

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WHAT: On Saturday, September 15 from 10 a – 1 p, student drivers are invited to Darrell Waltrip Honda in Franklin to learn how to change a tire, check your car fluids, how to maintain your vehicle and driving safety tips. For each student that attends, Darrell Waltrip Automotive will donate 50 pounds of food toward your school’s Drive Away Hunger event.

WHEN: Saturday, September 15, 10 a – 1 p

WHERE: Darrell Waltrip Honda, 1430 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin

2. 4th Annual Walk in the Park

WHAT: The Citizens for Brentwood Green Space will hold the 4th annual “A Walk in the Park” fundraising event at Marcella Vivrette Smith Park on Wilson Pike on Sunday, September 16, 2018. The FREE family-oriented event is open to the public and helps raise money for the maintenance and upkeep of Smith Park, the largest park in the city limits of Brentwood. Donations will be accepted through the day of the event. Food trucks will be on hand and music by the Wanna Beatle will begin at 4 p.

WHEN: Sunday, September 16, 2 p – 6 p

WHERE: Smith Park, 1825 Wilson Pike, Brentwood

3. William Shatner at AG Expo Center for ICCC Event  


WHAT: IC Collectors Convention is a convention for EVERYONE that collects Toys, from Aliens to Voltron with plenty of Star Wars mixed in! Its mission is to be the first convention ever produced “By Collectors, For Collectors.” This means free parking, waters that aren’t 8 bucks, a VIP experience that doesn’t cost a fortune, many seats for sitting to talk with friends or listen to a collectors panels. Tons of vendors, vintage toys, artists, authors, panelists, movie props, interactive activities, fun activities for kids, huge Guest Stars signing autographs, and a BAND. A Convention that will give a FREE table to costume groups, Facebook groups, or any club that grows the collecting hobby and fandom. VIP tickets include a meet and greet with William Shatner and front row seats at each panel. General Admission tickets and kids tickets are also available online here. 

WHEN: Friday, Sept 14, VIP only 3 p – 8 p, Saturday, Sept 15 9 a – 7 p

WHERE: Williamson County Ag Expo Center, 4215 Long Lane, Franklin

4. First Annual Antique Tractor Show at Rippavilla


WHAT: Come out for the first annual antique tractor show at Rippavilla where you can view over 50 tractors. Admission is $10 includes a tour of the Rippavilla mansion.

 WHEN: Saturday, September 15, 8 a – 3 p

WHERE: Rippavilla Plantation, 5700 Main Street, Spring Hill

5. Nolensville Historical Society September Saturdays

WHAT: Nolensville Historical Society museum is open each Saturday in September. Stop by and celebrate national honey month with free admission.

WHEN: Saturday, September 15, 10 a – noon

WHERE: 7248 Nolensville Road, Nolensville