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A Community of Passionate Businesses

The Downtown Franklin Association and its members are dedicated to preserving the history and charm of our community, supporting small business, building collaborative marketing campaigns, and hosting signature festivals and events each year. DFA membership is open for businesses and building owners located in the 16-block historic district in downtown Franklin. When you become a DFA member, you are also automatically a member of its parent organization, the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN.

Saturday 28th October 2023
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
38th Annual Pumpkinfest

The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County’s 38th Annual PumpkinFest is Middle Tennessee’s largest family Fall festival that returns on Saturday, October 28, 2023. With more than 112,000 people in attendance […]

Saturday 09th December 2023
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
38th Annual Dickens of a Christmas

Dickens of a Christmas recreates the time of Charles Dickens using historic downtown Franklin’s charming architecture as the backdrop. A variety of musicians, dancers and Dickens characters will fill the […]

Map & Directions

Use this map to discover locations within the district and click through to get driving directions.