Rutherford Weekend: 5 Things to Do This Weekend

1. Owl Wisdom

WHAT: What is your owl IQ? Join us as we take a look at these amazing animals and unlock some interesting facts. Then roll up your sleeves and dissect an owl pellet to see what was for dinner. It’s gross but so much fun! Registration Required.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Saturday, January 5, 2pm

WHERE: Outdoor Murfreesboro, 697 Veterans Pkwy, Murfreesboro

2. Winterfest

WHAT: Winterfest continues at Fountains at Gateway Winterfest! Through January 21, Fountains at Gateway will create a magical experience for all ages with an ice skating rink and beautiful holiday decorations on the central plaza.

See Winterfest’s calendar of events here for dates and details on concerts and musical performances, themed skate nights, and more.

Learn more here.

WHEN: This weekend, Winterfest opens 12pm Friday, January 4 & Saturday, January 5 and 1pm Sunday, January 6.

WHERE: Fountains at Greenway, 1500 Medical Center Pkwy, Murfreesboro

3. Polar Bear Plunge

WHAT: Kick start your New Year by plunging into the Boro Beach pool at Sports*Com!
Entry fee: one non-perishable food item for Green House Ministries.

Register in the gym at Sports*Com which will be transformed into an Arctic Adventure complete with games, inflatables and hot chocolate. At 10:00 a.m., plungers and spectators will make the cold trek outdoors to enjoy the refreshing frigid water. T-shirts to commemorate your questionable actions will be available for purchase on site at the event.
This event is for all ages.

For more information, contact Cody Saffel at [email protected], or (615) 895-5040.

WHEN: Saturday, January 5, 8:30am-10am

WHERE: Murfreesboro Sports Com, 2310 Memorial Blvd, Murfreesboro

4. Free Adult Jazz Class

WHAT: FREE adult beginners jazz class. This class will be filled with great music, stretches to increase flexibility, and exercises to challenge balance and strength. All levels welcome!

Learn more here.

WHEN: Saturday, January 5, 9am

WHERE: Christina’s Dance Center, 1135 Rock Springs Rd, Ste 100, Smyrna

5. Monster Jam

WHAT: If you’re child likes monster trucks, this is a great way to spend the last weekend of holiday break.This event features drivers and monster trucks competing for the racing and freestyle championships. The event takes place at Bridgestone Arena. .  

Learn more here.

WHEN: January 5 at 1 & 2pm and January 6 at 7pm

WHERE: Bridgestone Arena