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It’s fair season, and the Wilson County Fair in Lebanon is the biggest of them all!
It’s one of Tennessee’s top draws.
Gates open at noon today.  The rides start up at 1:00 p.m.
Stop and enjoy the funnel cake!

In Brentwood, you have a chance to step back in time,  specifically, 1845.  

The city of is hosting an open house at the Boiling Spring Academy, a restored one-room schoolhouse.

The Academy, with no electricity or plumbing, opens each fall and spring to give Brentwood second-grade students a chance to step back in time to “A Day in 1845.”

The event runs from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at the schoolhouse at Primm Historic Park off of Moores lane.

You can go back to the 1500’s at Centennial Park tonight for Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Shakespeare in the Park is free, but there is a $10 suggested donation.

Food trucks open at 6 p.m. – the performance begins at 7:30.

Shakespeare in the Park runs Thursdays through Sundays and Labor Day Monday at the Centennial Park Bandshell.

If you are in the mood for jazz,  you can go to Cumberland Park for the family-friendly “Jazz on the Cumberland” series.  The concert starts at 5:30 p.m.

You can get $5 parking in “Lot R” at Nissan Stadium.

We have baseball too. The Nashville Sounds take on the New Orleans Baby Cakes at First Tennessee Park at 6:15 p.m. Tickets start at $11.

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