Summer will soon be in full swing in Williamson County. Here are just a few of the upcoming community events to put on your calendar:
June FJEC Events
The 2nd Annual Coalition for Justice Franklin Official Gala in June is scheduled for 6-10:00 Friday at The Factory in Franklin, while the Saturday June Festival at Franklin Square in downtown Franklin will be held from 10:00-18:00 .
African American Heritage Society, June 10
Celebrate June 10 with the Williamson County African American Heritage Society on Monday at the Macklemore House Museum in Franklin from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Games, museum tours, food and more are at your disposal.
Movies in the park
Fridays in June and July
Head to Pinkerton Park in Franklin for a free open-air movie on Fridays in June and July. Movies start at 8pm or at sunset and food trucks are available. Friday’s movie is Stuart Little.
Family Day Harpeth Conservancy
The Harpeth Conservancy’s annual Family Fun Saturday consists of two sessions: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Register at www.harpethconservancy.org/events.
Summer Tribute series finale
The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s 2022 Summer Tribute Series at the Williamson County Performing Arts Center will conclude Sunday at 7:00 pm with the Sweet Baby James: James Taylor Tribute.
On June 25, Carol Warren and Dale Whitehead will once again invite musicians to the front porch stage of their 100-year-old farmhouse off Franklins Blazer Road, Boyd Mill Farm to raise money for the Franklin Hard Deal Association. Events will be held from 16:30 to 20:30, gates open at 16:00.
Carnton Sunset Concert Series
June 26 and July 31
Shows at East Flank Battlefield Park in Franklin begin at 6:00 PM with gates opening at 4:00 PM. Wanted: The Bon Jovi Tribute Band and Mixtape: 80s Tribute Band are ready to hit the stage.
Franklin on Fourth
4th of July
This year’s Franklin on Fourth will be all about family fun, including great music, quality crafts, delicious food, and vintage cars. The city will also launch fireworks from the park at Harlinsdale Farm starting at 6:00 pm.
Brentwood Summer Concert Series
June 19 and July 4
The Brentwood Summer Concert Series at Crockett Park continues on Sunday at 6:00 pm with the Bicho Brothers and on July 4 at the annual Red, White and Boom Celebration with The Smoking Section Band.
BrentFest will conclude its annual Brentwood summer concert series at Crockett Park on July 23rd. The event kicks off at 5:00 PM with food trucks, a beer garden, and a children’s entertainment area, with live music kicking off at 6:00 PM with Cruizin Keys Dueling Pianos. and Rubiks Groove at 19:00
Concerts in the courtyard
Friday evening, June 3 – Aug. 26
St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church in downtown Franklin hosts its second annual courtyard concert series featuring a variety of local music artists every Friday at 7:00 pm until August. 26.
Williamson County Fair
The Williamson County Fair will return on August 18th straight. 5-13 at the Williamson County AgEXPO Park in Franklin.