For those with an interest in history and old style living.
Oaklands Victorian FairThose Civil War buffs out there may get a kick out of this event.
Held at Oaklands Historic House Museum, 900 North Maney Avenue, Murfreesboro. Tours of the mansion, crafts and games for children, an old fashioned cake walk, wetlands education, storytelling, Victorian music, living history demonstration. Admission: $5.00 adults, $3.00 children, 5 years and younger free. 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Contact: Oaklands Historic House Museum, (615) 893-0022
Hallowed Ground: A Lantern Light Tour of the Stones River National CemeteryNow if you like big engines and noise, this may be just what you want.
Held at the Stones River National Battlefield, 3501 Old Nashville Highway, Murfreesboro. Hallowed Ground is an hour long tour through the Stones River National Cemetery. Visitors will learn to look beyond the stones and into the stories of the men and women who felt the impact of war. Reservations are required and must be made by phone starting at 9:00 a.m. the Monday preceding the program. Contact: Stones River National Battlefield, (615) 893-9501
Thunder in the Valley Super Truck and Tractor PullWhile rain is predicted for tomorrow, the forcast for Saturday is cloudy with a high of 89° and a low of 64°.
Held at the Tennessee Valley Pioneer Power Showgrounds in Eagleville. 6:00 p.m., Admission is $10.00. Bring your lawn chairs. No alcohol allowed on the premises. Hot Rod classes, Limited Mod classes, 4x4 Truck classes, Hot Farm classes and Super Farm classes. Contact: Buddy Woodson, (615) 289-3901