Williamson Weekend: 5 Things to do This Weekend

1. Ultimate Day with Dad at Owl’s Hill

WHAT: Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary celebrates and honors fatherhood with the Ultimate Day with Dad. Enjoy a guided hike around Owl’s Hill then cool off with a refreshing ice cream cup or cone from Bruster’s Real Ice Cream (FREE – one per person).

Ice Cream provided in tribute to Mr. Carl – father of an Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary fan and a Dad who helped her see trees and nature in all its glory.

Cost: $20/ Family of four; $10/Adult + Child; $7 Add’l Person

WHEN: Saturday, June 17, 1p-3p

WHERE:  Owl’s Hill, 545 Beech Creek Road, Brentwood TN 37027

Learn more here.

2. Shabby Lane’s CoolSprings Galleria Shopping Event

WHAT: A fun shopping show in the middle of CoolSprings Galleria.

Confirmed vendors:
Shabby Lane
Flash & Trash & a Little Bit of Sas
Doterra – Vivian
Fantasy Feet
G.Michelle’s Boutique
H&P Artistry
Kristi’s Book Bags 
Limelight by Alcone
Magnolia & Vine
Mountain Made by Rae
Norwex – Sharon Hall
Paparazzi Independent Consultant
Perfectly Posh
Pink Zebra
Pure Romance
Rodan + Fields

WHEN: Saturday, June 17 10a-9p

WHERE: CoolSprings Galleria, 1800 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, Tennessee 37067

Learn more about this event here.

3. Porchfest


WHAT: Westhaven Porchfest, a music and art festival that transforms porches into performance stages and streets into a maker fair. This year’s event will feature more than 100 musicians and over 50 of Tennessee’s highest quality local makers, crafters, and artisans. Use the Porchfest App to help you schedule your day at Porchfest.

WHEN: Sunday, June 17, 3p-10p

WHERE: Westhaven Community, in west Franklin about 3 1/2 miles west of downtown Franklin, 1001 Westhaven Blvd, Franklin TN 37064.

Learn more here.

4. The Movie Gang Presents “Back to the Future” at The Franklin Theatre

Back to the Future
Back to the Future Movie Gang Promo Photo

WHAT: It’s a movie, it’s a dance party and it’s all happening this weekend!

Great Scott! The Movie Gang is Back… BACK TO THE FUTURE. The Movie Gang is taking you back to the 80’s and showing you the classic film Back to the Future.

Immediately following the movie, they will have an 80’s Enchantment Under the Sea dance. Come dressed and ready.

WHEN: June 17, doors open at 6:30pm

WHERE: The Franklin Theatre, 419 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064

Learn more here.

5. Gateway Chamber Orchestra Featuring William Bennett

WHAT: This Father’s Day, a world-renowned orchestra will perform in downtown Franklin.

Flautist William Bennett and The Gateway Chamber Orchestra will perform. Bennett was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) for distinguished service to the music community, which is ranked one step below knighthood, along with many other awards.

WHEN: Saturday, June 17, 7:30pm

WHERE: Historic Masonic Hall, 115 2nd Ave, Franklin TN 37064

Tickets can be purchased via The Franklin Theatre box office or click here to purchase tickets online.