Wilson Weekend: 5 Happenings This Weekend


Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Check out these five events happening around the Wilson County!

1Elsie Quarterman Cedar Glade Wildflower Festival

Friday May 5, 2023 – Saturday May 6, 2023, Various Times
Cedars of Lebanon State Park
328 Cedar Forest Rd Lebanon, TN 37090

This family-friendly 2-day festival will be filled with informative walks highlighting nature throughout the park. There will be multiple informative events and activities scheduled throughout both days of the festival.

Learn more about the festival here. For the full list of events, visit here.

2Ride Mt. Juliet

Saturday, May 6, 2023, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m
Mt. Juliet Police Station
1019 Charlie Daniels Pkwy, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122

In recognition of National Bike Month, the Mt. Juliet Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) will host its eighth annual community ride this weekend. Ride Mt. Juliet is a 3.3-mile event intended for riders of all ages and skill levels. Children 12 and under can register to win a youth bicycle being given away from Biker’s Choice and the Veloteers. Sign up will be at the registration tent, and the drawing will be held after the ride.

Learn more here.

3Saturday Night Fever

Saturday, May 6, 2023, 6:30 p.m. – 11 p.m
Gently’s Ballroom Event Space
11952 Lebanon Rd, Mt Juliet, TN

Eat, drink, dance, and be funky while supporting an amazing cause. Spend this groovy night raising money for The LAM Foundation. Each ticket includes admission, dinner, and two drink tickets.

Learn more here.

4Concert With The Cows

Saturday, May 6, 2023, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m
Southern Rhythm Cattle Company
3895 Lebanon Road, Old Hickory

Enjoy the scenic views of the sunset and cows grazing as the Southern Rhythm Cattle Company hosts a special ‘Concert With The Cows’ event this Saturday.There will be live performances from Eric Burgett, Emily Ottoson, Nick Hasted and Chad Bishop. All tickets include a Cinco de Mayo-inspired meal featuring Southern Rhythm meat.

Learn more here.

5Tennessee Renaissance Festival

photos by Lee Rennick/2022 Renaissance Festival

Saturday, May 6, 2023, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m
Castle Park
2135 New Castle Road, Arrington, TN

The Annual Tennessee Renaissance Festival returns this Saturday and will continue every Saturday and Sunday in May (plus Memorial Day). Travel back to 16th Century England and enjoy a Renaissance Marketplace, musicians and the revelry and pageantry of the joust, along with tea and a special visit from the Queen.

Learn more here.


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