It’s a new weekend in Franklin, one that brings new opportunities for entertainment!

There’s always an opportunity to hear quality, live music in Franklin. Kingston Trio will take the stage on Friday, Sept. 14 at the Franklin Theatre! This trio emerged from the north beaches of San Francisco and has since taken the country by storm.

They are still going strong after 50 years in the music business, gracing audiences with their rich tradition of American folk music. The concert starts at 9 p.m. and tickets begin at $35. For more information, visit

Williamson County Animal Control and Adoption Center (WCAC) will “unleash the love” at their second annual Waggin n’ Braggin on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Gallery 202. The family friendly event will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the gallery’s backyard space at 202 Second Ave. and will host adoptable pets in need of forever homes.

Admission is free and the event will include free food, vendors with pet products, entertainment, a silent auction and children’s activities. For more information, visit

On Saturday, Sept. 15, we’ve got more live music! Join the Sixty Four band at Mellow Mushroom beginning at 7 p.m. and hear them croon tunes from the Beatles. A beer tent and food will be set up outside. Click here for more.

If you’re dreaming of food, Franklin on Foot’s Southern-style Food Tour on Saturday, Sept. 15 gives you a tasty option to exercise your palate! The five-block walking tour samples signature dishes at six locally owned restaurants. The Southern staples come with a bit of background on each morsel with some history along the way, including photos of Franklin restaurants from way back when.

The three-hour tour is limited to 20 people, so make your reservations before they’re gone. Tickets are $45 at, or call Thessin at (615) 400-3808.