Explore America's Favorite Main Street District


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 30th October 2021
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Pumpkinfest 2021

Middle Tennessee’s largest family Fall festival with autumn-inspired food and drink, children’s activities, live music, costume contests for pets and families, and outstanding arts & crafts – featuring seasonal and specialty gift items.

Saturday 11th December 2021
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dickens of a Christmas 2021

A variety of musicians, dancers and Dickens characters will fill the streets. Expect to see and interact with the nefarious Fagin from Oliver Twist; Jacob Marley, Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim and the rest of the Cratchit family from A Christmas Carol; and of [...]

Map & Directions

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