Rutherford Weekend: 5 Things to do This Weekend

1. Winterfest at Fountains at Gateway

WHAT: The third-annual Winterfest at Fountains at Gateway brings outdoor ice skating and holiday activities to Murfreesboro from November 22 through January 20! Make plans now to experience the magic! Prices include tax, skate rental, and time on ice: ages 13 and over | $15, kids ages 4-12 | $12, and kids 3 and under | free.

WHEN: Saturday, November 23, 12p – 10p & Sunday, November 24 12p – 8p

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

2. Apple Architects

WHAT: Building with edibles offers many learning opportunities for kids: Problem-solving, designing, planning, and building. You have to create supports, balance weight evenly and determine the size and shape of your tower. Which shapes are the strongest? Wobble them to find out! Join TEC for this all-ages edible activity and find out your building strategy!

WHEN: Saturday, November 23, 1p – 2p

WHERE: Technology Engagement Center, 306 Minerva Drive, Murfreesboro

3. Pack 340 Pancake Breakfast

WHAT: Come and join the fun with cub scout pack 340. There will be a pancake breakfast with sausage and eggs, cake walk, and silent auction baskets! Breakfast is $5 and Cake Walk is $1. Come support local cub scout pack and enjoy some awesome food.

WHEN: Saturday, November 23, 8a – 11a

WHERE: Lavergne First United Methodist, 248 Waldron Rd, La Vergne

4. Sam Davis Memorial and Lantern Tour


WHAT: The Historic Sam Davis Home honors the memory of Sam Davis. Guest speaker Rick Revel will be onsite to speak, sing, and sign books. Copies of his books will be available for purchase onsite. A graveside service and wreath-laying ceremony will follow guest speakers’ presentations. The day will conclude with guided Lantern tours where guests will meet people from the past and hear the story of Sam’s life and untimely death. To learn more about the guest speaker, visit

WHEN: Saturday, November 23, 1p – 5p

WHERE: Historic Sam Davis Home, 1399 Sam Davis Rd, Smyrna

5. Shabby Lane Holiday Gift Market

WHAT: Join Shaby Lane for a Holiday Gift Market event featuring over 60 vendors! Always FREE admission! This fabulous event will be in the auditorium of the Lane Agri-Park Community Center in the front of the Complex and in the Barn – characters in the barn & bounce houses! Plus, an elf scavenger hunt!

WHEN: Saturday, November 23, 10a – 4p

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