Rutherford Weekend: 5 Things to do This Weekend

1. Shabby Lane Summer Market and Island Luau


WHAT: Enjoy shopping, food and fun.

FREE Admission
FREE leis to first 300 shoppers!
Meet the Island Princess!
FREE Sweet Tea while you shop!

WHEN: Saturday, June 29, 10am-4pm

WHERE: Lane Agri-Park Community Center, 315 John Rice Blvd, Murfreesboro

2. Watermelon Festival

WHAT: Crawl on down to the farm for some summertime family fun and enjoy a FREE slice of refreshing watermelon. Cool off in the Splash Zone featuring Splash Pad, Bubble Blast Pool, inflatable water slides and more.

Test your skills and win prizes in the Watermelon Crawl, Seed Spitting, and Watermelon Eating Contests. Each contest will have four divisions of 20 participants each: Ages 6 and Under; Ages 7-9; Ages 10-13; Adult Division Ages 14 and Older.

Watermelon Festival Activities including the contest are included free with regular Farm admission ($13.99 plus tax for Adults / $11.99 plus tax for Children); this event is FREE for Season Pass Members. Limit one slice of watermelon per guest.

In the case of inclement weather, please check the Farm’s Facebook page ( luckyladdfarms) for up-to-date information. Weather-influenced cancellations will be made by or before 9:00 am on date of the event.

WHEN: Saturday, June 29 from 10-5

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

3. Murfreesboro Boat Day

WHAT: FREE for all ages. No preregistration required. Outdoor Murfreesboro and volunteers from Stones River Watershed Association will bring several types of canoes and kayaks for you to try. Discover characteristics and advantages of each craft, boating basics, correct paddling strokes, and boat safety from knowledgeable paddlers. PFDs and paddles will be provided.

WHEN: Saturday, June 29 from 9-12

WHERE: Mason Pike Greenway Trailhead, Murfreesboro

4. Splash Day Picnic

WHAT: North Boulevard West has been hosting family events all summer on Saturdays at the Barfield Crescent park and the fun continues. Past events included princess and superhero themes, and bbq day. This Saturday come enjoy free food including burgers, hotdogs, chips, and cookies and splash around with slip-n-slides, water-gun battles, and more! There will also be drinks, music, and door prizes. These events aren’t just for the North Boulevard Church family, but for the whole community.

WHEN: Saturday, June 29, 6-8

WHERE: Pavilion 2 at Barfield Crescent Park, 697 Veterans Pkwy, Murfreesboro

5. Family Game Night

WHAT: Join Media Rerun for a family game night filled with fun games, live performances, and a live DJ. Performers include Caprice, Tay Rob, and Rayiel Scott. Doors will open at 6:30 pm, Games start at 7:00 pm, and Music will start at 7:45 pm. This is free for whoever want to attend.

WHEN: Saturday, June 29 from 7-10pm

WHERE: Media Rerun, 2820 S Rutherford Blvd, Murfreesboro