Local Living: 5 Things to do This Week

1. Labor Day Pool Party

WHAT: Listen to music, lie by the pool and play a few games. Head to Boro Beach (outdoor pool at Sports*Com) for the last day of the season! Fun, food, games and prizes! $7 Adults, $5 Youth, Seniors & Military

WHEN: Monday, Sept 2, 10am-4:30pm

WHERE: Boro Beach at Sports*Com, 2310 Memorial Boulevard, Murfreesboro

2. Football Trivia at Puckett’s

WHAT: Down, set, hut! Puckett’s is having a football trivia tournament on Tuesday, Sept. 3, and the game is ON. Collegiate, NFL, you name it! Reservations are highly recommended, so make sure to call 629-201-6916 to save your spot.

*Note – there is a $10 food/beverage minimum per person.

WHEN: Tuesday, Sept 3, 7pm – 8pm

WHERE: Puckett’s Murfreesboro, 114 N. Church St, Murfreesboro

3. Movie on the SOAC Lawn

WHAT: Bring your blanket, chairs, and family to the SOAC Lawn for a family movie, Secret Life of Pets 2.

Cost: $1/person, collected upon arrival – CASH ONLY!

Contact [email protected] for more information

WHEN: Friday, Sept 6, movie starts at dark

WHERE: Smyrna Outdoor Adventure Center, 100 Sam Ridley Pkwy East, Smyrna

4. Rutherford Roller Queens Skate Night

WHAT: Rutherford Roller Queens is a women’s skating league that skates to 90s, hip hop, jock jams, disco and more. They are hosting a skate night this week.

Tickets are $15 per person and you may try a skate night ONE time without joining the league as a member. They offer a $50 membership fee for the year to help cover expenses and admin cost.

WHEN: Tues, Sept 3, 7pm

WHERE: Smyrna Skate Center, 1505 Plaza Dr, Smyrna

5. Brendan Jacklin: Piano & Multimedia

WHAT: Canadian pianist Brendan Jacklin is currently based out of Nashville TN. He is an active performer, teacher, new music advocate, and adjudicator. In addition to traditional repertoire, he performs and collaborates with many living composers, commissioning composers from across North America. A special interest of his involves performing interdisciplinary and multimedia music, having performed works that include visual and electronic elements, as well as performances with spoken poetry and dance.

As an avid performer of contemporary music, Brendan has premiered dozens of works, including solo and chamber music, and has performed with the Fringe Logic Performing Collective, All of the Above, the Atiragram Quartet, Café Momus, the Bowling Green State University New Music Ensemble, and the Brandon University New Music Ensemble. He has worked with many composers, including David Lang, Missy Mazzoli, Libby Larsen, John Orfe, Jorge Cordoba, and Nicole Lizée.

WHEN: Thursday, Sept 5, 6pm

WHERE: MTSU Wright Music Hall, 1439 Faulkinberry Dr, Murfreesboro


  1. Hi Andrea!

    Firstly, thank you so much for this outstanding shout out of Rutherford Roller Queens and our 80’s skate!

    Would you please make this correction: out 80’s skate night is Tuesday, September 17th from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Thank you so much!

    Emily Thomas

    • Thanks, Emily.

      That article was actually published last week, highlighting events from Sept 2-6. It was meant to say Tuesday, Sept 3rd – sorry about that! We publish “Local Living: 5 Things to do This Week” every Monday, so feel free to send us any upcoming events you have. Thanks!

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