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Here are a few family friendly ideas for you!
Take the family on a fall adventure at honeysuckle farm.
Located in Sringfield, the farm is celebrating ten years of tradition and memory making this year.
With the anniversary comes a mix of old and new.
Walk or zip-line to one of two corn mazes, shoot a pumpkin blasters, go
on a hay ride, relax by a bonfire, or if you dare - enter the haunted
All the fun you can imagine for only ten dollars
Over in Franklin spend the day with Fox 17 at Pumpkinfest!
Several of us will be on hand enjoying more than 75 arts and craft
vendors, a chili cook off, cemetery tours and a costume contest!
Pumpkin fest is free and open from 10am till 9pm in downtown Franklin.
While you are in Franklin you should also check out Gentry Farm!
Owned by the same family for over 150 years, the farm features a pick
your own pumpkin patch, cornfield maze, hay rides, a nature trail, tire
swings and more!
Hours vary and it will only cost you six bucks per person!
If your family is a little more adventurous, Millers Thrillers in Columbia Tennessee is where you'll want to head.
They have always been known for their haunted woods, but this year they have something new - zombie paintball hay rides!!
That's right with paint guns ready!
Good luck getting the zombies before they get you!!
But don't worry about getting messy - the zombies may have the rage but you are the only one with a weapon
Ticket prices to millers thrillers range from 5 to 30 dollars.
Friday, October 26 2012, 10:51 PM CDT
Museum in Knoxville to host 'Birds in Art' exhibit
May 20, 2013 07:38 GMT
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A new museum exhibit at the University of Tennessee that is scheduled to be unveiled later this month will celebrate the timeless appeal of birds.
The University of Tennessee in Knoxville says the touring exhibit, "Birds in Art," begins Saturday and runs through Aug. 18 at the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture.
The exhibit will feature 60 paintings, sculptures and graphics created in the past two years by artists from around the world.
On June 1, the museum will commemorate its 50th anniversary with family activities, including one themed around the "Birds in Art" exhibition.
A stroller tour and a bird-related family activity day are also scheduled in June.
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