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Upcoming Events

Down Home Day

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Down Home Day is a family day full of heritage activities for everyone. Check out the petting zoo and sheep shearing or watch logs being sawn on a 1928 sawmill. Take a peek at corn being ground into fresh cornmeal on a replica grist mill. Taste a fresh cornbread patty or purchase your own cornmeal. Local printers will demonstrate the 1880s printing press. Visitors will get to take home a souvenir bookmark made on the press that day. If you like blue grass music, there's none better than Shiloh Grass. Get there early and get your seat! Hot dogs, chips, drinks for sale. All other activities included in the admissions price. For directions or further information call 757-375-2523.

Franklin-Southampton Concert Series Presents: Four by Four

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM

Be sure not to miss Four by Four, a tribute to the legendary music of: The Beach Boys The Beatles The Bee Gees Motown all in one show!

Franklin Cruise In Kick Off

Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Blackwater Community Events is proud to announce this years' Franklin Cruise-In will start the season with a big Kick off! Cruise-In & Car Swap meet & Vintage festival, all on Main Street in downtown Franklin! Also happening on April 27th Farmers Market on Main and the Franklin Garden Club home tour.