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Upcoming Events

Courtland Farmers Market Produce Auction

Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Stop in and pick up produce fresh off the family farm. This produce auction is directed to wholesale buyers but anyone is welcome to attend. If you are an avid canner or like to freeze fresh, local produce this is the event for you. The Courtland Farmers Market does also feature small lots, so come and bid before the fruits, vegetables, plants and flowers are gone. The Courtland Farmers Market opens every Thursday at 6:30pm beginning in June through the first two weeks of October.

Main Event Comedy Club Starring Kevin Downey Jr.

Friday, September 21, 2018 at 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Kevin Downey, Jr will be in the house on September 21st! Kevin Downey, Jr. is a comedian based out of New York City. He works the Tropicana in Las Vegas several times per year, and the best clubs around the country. You can hear him on Bob and Tom, as well as Sirius XM Satellite Radio. You've seen him as a finalist on Season 8 of America’s Got Talent, Queer Eye For the Straight Guy, Comedy Central and is author of the article series "Drinking on $11 a Night" chronicling his experiences in various cities while on the road performing comedy. Kevin is edgy, unique, and unlike most comedians you see- no props, no guitar, and yet so funny anyway. He's only coming to Franklin for ONE night though, so get your tickets now! Tickets only $15.00, General Seating. 18 and older, Adult situations and language possible.

Franklin African American Festival

Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 12:00 AM to 11:00 PM

An annual family celebration of the history, culture, education, heritage and the arts of African Americans