Admission to this VIP event does NOT include admission to the Castle of Villains. We recommend purchasing Castle of Villains tickets when you buy VIP tickets if you plan to attend both events. $25 for first child, $20 for each additional. Tickets can be purchased online at HistoricRockCastle.com or at the Historic Rock Castle Visitors Center
The Hendersonville Cruise In will take place on Oct. 26 at Hazel Path Commons from 6-9 p.m. This free event features classic cars, trucks, food and fun. Facebook.com/HendersonvilleCruiseIn
Historic Rock Castle presents Castle of Villains, a not-too-scary Halloween event for kids of all ages. Wear your Halloween costume and bring your trick-or-treat posse along for a scary good time as your favorite Disney villains take over Rock Castle! Purchase tickets online at HistoricRockCastle.com or at the Historic Rock Castle Visitors Center.
Variety of crafts, jewelry, fine art, boutique clothes and decor. Bake sale, freezer pleezers, lunch and silent auction. Free Admission. Proceeds support local programs: Homebound Meals, Samaritan Center, Community Child Care Center, Salvus Center, School Backpack and Tennis Shoe programs, Sumner County CASA, Shalom Zone, Home Safe, Bethlehem Center, Community Care Fellowship, Miriam’s Promise and Room in the Inn. Facebook.com/HFUMC
Halloween in the Park is a family-friendly event held at Moss-Wright Park in Goodlettsville. The event will feature a DJ, storytelling, a costume contest, food and trick-or-treating with local businesses and organizations. CityOfGoodlettsville.org
Join us for family fun at the TriStar Portland Fall Festival! The event will feature trick-or-treating, a costume contest for kids, food, face painting, inflatables and more! Featured community partners include the Portland Chamber of Commerce, AirEvac Lifeteam-AE19, Portland Police Department, Portland Fire Department, Sumner County Sheriff's Office, Sumner EMS and EMA and the Highland Volunteer Fire Department.
The Hendersonville Parks Department will sponsor a Trick or Treat event for kids at Drakes Creek Park on Oct. 30. Booths will be lined up along the trail to provide candy, games and prizes, followed by hayrides through the park. HvilleTN.org
Members of the Art Guild of Sumner County will showcase their work at their studios on Nov. 3-4. This free event offers the opportunity to view artwork at 14 studio locations featuring 36 local artists and artisans. SumnerCountyStudioTour.com
Music is in the roots of Sumner County; past and present locals have significantly influenced old time, bluegrass and country music. In celebration of our music history, bring the whole family to the Grand Ole Gallatin Music Festival for an afternoon filled with food, shopping, dancing and some of the best music performed by talented locals! Free admission.
The Newcomers and Community Club of Sumner County will host its 6th Annual Garlands & Glitter Fashion Show with Dillard’s Department Store from 6-9:30 p.m. on Nov. 3. Enjoy an evening of fashion and fun at the annual event with live entertainment and fashions by Dillard’s! $60 includes seated dinner; Runway Scholarships $1,000 per table.
The Gallatin Christmas Open House, now known as Holiday Tinsel & Treasures, has been a tradition for more than 40 years. Local retail merchants open their doors the second weekend in November every year to shoppers allowing them the chance to start their Christmas shopping early. This years event will occur on Nov. 9 and 10.
The Tennessee Titans will take on the visiting New England Patriots in an AFC matchup at Nissan Stadium on Nov. 11.
Mistletoe Market is a shopping extravaganza with artisan crafts and gifts. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., with free admission after 10 a.m. $5 charge for "First Kiss" shopping from 8-10 a.m. that features breakfast, special pricing and swag bags for the first 100 guests. Tickets available at The UPS Store at Drakes Creek and at Shannon's Boutique.
Christmas Tree Elegance is a breathtaking event where five 7-foot trees, donated by Vickerman Trees, are regally decorated by local and nationally known designers. Each tree is uniquely decorated to match a particular theme. Finished trees are then sold during a silent auction and reception. All proceeds go to support art education and related programs in Sumner County.
The Sumner County Christmas Boat Parade brings loads of family fun and excitement for all ages! The event attracts thousands of spectators seeking to enjoy the beautiful boat showcase. This year's parade will occur on Nov. 18 from 5-8 p.m. This event is organized by HolidayFest with cooperation from the Hendersonville Parks Department.
The Streets of Indian Lake is full of holiday fun for the family, and as a special Christmas treat, children can have photos taken with Santa Claus in Santa Land and let him know what they want for Christmas! Nov. 23 through Dec. 23; hours vary.
Enjoy a traditional “small town” community tree lighting with family and friends! It’s going to be a holly jolly event with Santa, food trucks, musical performances, bounce houses and carriage rides. This year's event will occur on Nov. 25 from 3-7 p.m.
More than 50 vendors with crafts, jewelry, art, boutique clothing and home decor. Food trucks on site and a silent auction. The event will take place inside Hendersonville High School, and admission is free. Proceeds support the Hendersonville High School wrestling team.