Grab your pup and come out to the Great Golden Gathering at Edwin Warner Park.
This is open to all dog owners but highlights Golden Retriever orphans and adoption.
There will be live music from a Sony Nashville recording artist, along with games and food for both dogs and humans.  The cost is $10 at the door.
It’s a spooky time of year, so why not get into the spirit with a cemetery tour. 
This one’s taking place at Riverview Cemetery in Clarksville.
It starts at 2 p.m. and runs for an hour, so at least it’s in broad daylight! It costs $15.
Celebrate engineers, scientists, crafters and ingenues at Nashville’s 6th Annual Mini Maker Faire. 
This one’s free and highlights makers of different projects, experiments and hobbies.
It takes place at the from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.Wond’ry on Vanderbilt’s Campus, that’s at 2414 Highland Avenue 

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