Rutherford Weekend: 5 Things to do This Weekend

1. 2019 Smyrna Annual Easter Egg Hunt


WHAT: Bring the family and enjoy this annual Easter egg hunt along. Plus, the Easter bunny will be available for pictures. Kids from 1-12 will be divided into their age groups and have a chance to find the Prize Eggs! Bring your Easter baskets and have your phone handy to take pictures with the Easter Bunny!

Learn more here.

WHEN: Saturday, April 20, 1p

WHERE: Lee Victory Recreation Park, 110 Sam Ridley Parkway East, Smyrna

2. Saddle up for ACE Learning


WHAT: It’s time to “Saddle Up” and raise funds for the Ann Campbell Early Learning Center! This family event is full of games, activities, exhibits, performances, silent auction, and FUN for children ages 1-10. This year’s Saddle Up will feature a light breakfast and over 25 activities for children including “Egg”sploration, animals from Discovery Center at Murfree Spring, face painting by Creativity In Balloons, LLC and Events, corn sensory bin, bowling, Eddie the Eagle, MTSU Moon and Baja buggies, Moozie the Cow, sensory activities and lots more.

Plus, the silent auction offers a chance for great deals on local museums, more than 10 Disney World Park Hopper Passes, Six Flags and Holiday World theme parks, and other local attractions that the whole family will love.

Tickets are $10 per a person with a $50 family max and are available here.

WHEN: Saturday, April 20th 8:30am – 11:30am

WHERE: MTSU Livestock Center, 1720 Greenland Drive, Murfreesboro

3. Earth Day Celebration at Hop Springs

WHAT: Come out and celebrate Earth Day with at Hop Springs! They will have FREE yoga & meditation starting at 10am, live music throughout the afternoon and evening, a vendor market place and a children’s activity village including: Hula Hooping, Bubble station, Tie Dye T-shirt booth, Face painting, Root beer float, Guided Nature Walks, Master Gardeners, Master Food Volunteers, Smyrna Outdoor Adventure Center, Beekeeping education, Habitat for Humanity Rutherford Co., and more!!!

Local vendors will be set up to sell kombucha and food trucks will be on site all day. This event will be a great time for the whole family to come out and celebrate!

Tickets are $5 in advance/$8 at the gate. Kids & dogs are FREE! Register and get tickets here.

WHEN: Saturday, April 20 10a-5p

WHERE: Hop Springs, 6790 John Bragg Hwy, Murfreesboro

4. Cotton Candy Time

Photo: superpuff cotton CANDY Facebook


WHAT: AutoZone in La Vergne is celebrating spring with SuperPuff Cotton Candy! There will be music, laughter and fun. Come watch Cotton Candy float through the air.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Saturday April 20, 12p – 6p

WHERE: AutoZone, 5167 Murfreesboro Rd.(next to Kroger), La Vergne

5. Grand Opening Flea Market

WHAT: Established in 2017 at their original location off Lowry Street, the Lowry Street Pickers specializes in antique, vintage, and home furnishings. They’ve recently moved to their new location and are celebrating by hosting a Grand Opening Flea Market. Join them at their new location for some awesome items at great prices.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Friday and Saturday, April 19th and 20 9a – 5p

WHERE: Lowry Street Pickers, 105 Hazelwood Dr, Smyrna