38th Annual Wilco (formerly Mt. Juliet) Pow Wow

Experience the beauty and pageantry of a Native American Pow Wow. Feel your heart pound to the beat of the drums, visit the authentic Native Arts & Crafts; Food Vendors (you’ve got to try the Indian Tacos…yumm, Buffalo Burgers, Corn Soup, Roasted Corn, etc.) Great event for the entire family! Saturday 10:30am-9:00pm – Grand Entry …

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Murals in Mt Juliet

Mt. Juliet Murals

Nashville is known for it’s murals. There are tours, maps, and lots of resources to find them all. However, there are other middle Tennessee cities that also have murals worth seeking out. Here are the murals you can find in Mt Juliet, Tennessee. I’ve shared what I know about the artists and stories behind each …

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Stardust Drive-In

It’s impossible for me to write an un-biased post about Stardust Drive-In.  No, they didn’t pay me. No, I don’t hold any ownership of the business. I’m just basically in love with the place. When I was growing up in the 70’s and 80’s, drive-in movies were everywhere.  There were at least 2 close to …

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Don Fox Community Park

Don Fox Community Park is located in Lebanon, TN. Those in Wilson County are lucky – the rest of you – bring a picnic and spend the day – it is worth the drive! As you enter the park, the 60 ft wading pool/splash pad will be right in front.  Admission is FREE. The splash pad …

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Cedar Creek Recreation Area

Cedar Creek Recreation area is a great family fun spot in Wilson County. The location on Old Hickory Lake includes a boat ramp and a campground. But the best part is the beach. Yep, a real sandy beach right here in Middle Tennessee. Depending on how mild the winter is, my kids have been able to swim …

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Kids at The Capitol 2019 Summer Schedule

It’s time for Kids at The Capitol! Make plans now for some indoor fun this summer at the Capitol Theatre in Lebanon, TN. Every Thursday in June & July, there will be a family movie or live performance at 10:30AM. Tickets are $5 for kids and adults are free! You can purchase tickets at the …

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Pump it up

Pump It Up: Not Just for Birthdays

** Mt Juliet – Closing January 19, 2020 ** When we lived in Texas, Pump It Up was all about birthday parties. In fact, we had a weekend where we went to three Pump It Up parties in two days – it was a popular place. Here its all about Pop In Playtime – which …

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