Sumner Weekend: 5 Happenings This Weekend


Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are 5 events in and near Sumner County!

1Pick Your Project at Board & Brush

board & brush tray


Saturday, January 13, 2024
1pm – 4pm

Board & Brush Creative Studio
117 Saundersville Rd, Ste 101, Hendersonville

Looking for a fun way to connect with friends or family? Join this popular DIY workshop and create your own unique wood sign! Select a wood project from the gallery. The studio will provide all the materials and instruct you step-by-step to create a beautiful piece for your home or for a gift. Choose from a variety of paint and wood stain colors in the workshop.

Pre-registration is required.

Board & Brush Hendersonville is a BYOB establishment.

Pre-registration is required for each person, click here to register.

2Enjoy Food, Coffee & Live Music from Kevin Bruns at South Water Manor


Saturday, January 13, 2024
10am – 5pm (live music 11am – 2pm)

South Water Manor
562 South Water Ave, Gallatin

South Water Manor is a one stop destination. Great food + coffee, events, venue space, and shopping! South Water Manor hosts over 40 local vendors including women’s clothing store, Black Sheep Boutique, home decor shop Inside Out Markets, and an Artisan Marketplace featuring handmade pottery, candles, and so much more. Bistro 562 and Coffee House boasts a scratch kitchen serving breakfast and lunch Tuesday through Saturday and the best coffee in town! Visit this weekend (weekend hours are Friday 8am – 5pm and Saturday from 10am – 5pm.  Kevin Bruns will be playing acoustic original music on Saturday from 11am – 2pm.


3The Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville

photo by Matt Ball

January 12 – 14, 2024
Music City Center
201 Rep. John Lewis Way

Now in its 34th year, the Show draws more than 16,000 attendees and has become a Southern tradition for collectors, gardeners and anyone who enjoys beautiful things.

The Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville is taking place January 12-14, 2024 at the Music City Center in downtown Nashville.

Ina Garten is the keynote speaker this year. Attendees will enjoy shopping from 150 antiques, arts and horticulture vendors, live music and special events, as well as three immersive garden showcases presented by world-class landscapers and builders.

Find tickets to the event here. 

4Check Out New Ice Cream Shop Handel’s

photo from Handel\’s Homemade Ice Cream


The Streets of Indian Lake
300 Indian Lake Blvd.,  Hendersonville

Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream, serving handcrafted ice cream since 1945, is expanding into the Tennessee market and opening its first store in Hendersonville, TN. The iconic brand is bringing their freshly made, fun-filled ice cream flavors to The Streets of Indian Lake at 300 Indian Lake Blvd. The Hendersonville Handel’s officially opened on January 11 and offers seasonal flavors including Black Cherry, Buckeye, Coffee Chocolate Chip, Graham Central Station, Oree-Dough, Peppermint Stick, Salty Caramel Truffle, and more. The store will offer dine-in, pickup, delivery, and catering.

The Hendersonville location will be open daily from 11 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Learn more here.

5Country Music Hall of Fame Offers ‘Pay What You Want’

Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museu


Now through January 31, 2024
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
222 Rep. John Lewis Way S, Nashville, TN 37203

The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will offer pay-what-you-want admission for Nashville area residents beginning Friday, Dec. 1, through Jan. 31, 2024. Providing an opportunity for locals to explore the museum and the history of country music, the pay-what-you-want admission will apply to those living in Davidson and its bordering counties – Cheatham, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson and Wilson. Learn more here.