Rutherford Weekend: 5 Things to do This Weekend

1. Splash Bash at Lucky Ladd Farms

WHAT: Kids can have some fun in the sun as Lucky Ladd Farms celebrates Back to School with a “Splash Bash.” Kids can cool off on the inflatable water slides, splash pad and bubble blast. Plus all the regular fun activities of the farm will be open to enjoy too. While you’re there grab a scoop of hand-dipped Blue Bell ice cream. Tickets available at the gate the day of the event. Not a rain or shine event. Announcements of cancellation due to inclement weather will be made by 9 a Saturday morning of the event and posted on their Facebook page.

WHEN: Saturday, July 27, 10a

WHERE: Lucky Ladd Farms, 4374 Rocky Glade Road, Eagleville

2. Smyrna Back to School Bash

WHAT: Time to celebrate the 2019-2020 school year! Smyrna Depot Farmers Market vendors will be giving away school supplies to all school-aged children who come through the market. All children who complete the Market Scavenger Hunt will be entered into a drawing for a backpack fully stocked with school supplies. Register at the Market Information Table.

WHEN: Saturday, July 27 from 8a-12p

WHERE: Smyrna Depot Farmers Market, Historic Depot District on Front Street, Smyrna,

3. Love Your Neighbor 2019

WHAT: The Murfreesboro Cold Patrol & Murfreesboro Muslim Youth cordially invites the community to Love Your Neighbor Potluck Picnic. Love your neighbor is an event meant to bring the Murfreesboro community together, regardless of faith, color, ethnicity or anything else. You do not have to bring anything if you can not, just join us. If you can, this is a potluck event. So please bring some food to share, and make sure you label the food for meat and allergens. Feel free to bring games and outdoor toys. They will provide coffee, water, extra food, and paper products, but more water and other drinks are more than welcome.

WHEN: Saturday, July 28 from 3 to 8p

WHERE: Barfield Crescent Park Pavilion 7, 697 Veterans Pkwy, Murfreesboro

4. 4th Annual OKAS Community Cookout

WHAT: 500 backpacks filled with school supplies will be given to students grades K-12! Smokey J’s will be on the grill serving free hamburgers and hotdogs! University Barbershop will be onsite giving free haircuts to prepare students returning back to school! There will be games and activities and much, much more.

WHEN: Saturday, July 27th from 12-3p

WHERE: Patterson Park, 521 Mercury Blvd, Murfreesboro

5. Full STEAM Ahead

WHAT: Join the Smyrna Walmart for one of their back to school events and Gear up for Full STEAM Ahead! This family-friendly event is bringing you a day of engaging activities that parents and kids will love. Come visit us in-store to tie-dye your own shirt, make your own slime or cereal necklace. Let’s make the most of the last days of summer!

WHEN: Saturday, July 27 from 10a-4:30p

WHERE: Walmart Smyrna, 570 Enon Springs Rd E, Smyrna