4th Of July, 2022 Events & Summer Activities Across The County

4th Of July, 2022 Events & Summer Activities Across The County

4th Of July, 2022 Events & Summer Activities Across The County

ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) –There are a lot of great Independence Day Celebration events to choose from this year and several ways and dates to catch a good fireworks show. The numerous fun events run from July 1st until July 9th and Smokey Barn News has packaged them up for your convenience.

Below is a breakdown of what’s going on…

Adams, TN – Adams Big Boom Independence Day Celebration

SUNDAY, JULY 3, 2022 -10am-Dark

7617 US-41, Adams, TN 37010-5015, United States


UPDATE: After a great deal of discussion and thought, due to the current conditions, we have unfortunately decided that it is unsafe for us to have our fireworks show on the 3rd. We are as disappointed as everyone else, but we feel the safety of our community must come first.
We will still be holding the Cornhole tournament beginning at 1pm. We will also have live music, food trucks and the dunk tank beginning at 2:30pm until 8:30. Come out, grab a bite to eat and enjoy some great entertainment.

Adams big boom cornhole tournaments Sunday, July 3 at 12 noon $25 per team winning team earns half of entry fees call Adam City Hall at 615696–2593 to sign up


Cross Plains, TN – Independence Day – July 4, 2022

Join us Independence Day – July 4, 2022, for some great traditions in Cross Plains on Independence Day. Best of all, they are FREE!

Kilgore Remembrance Ceremony, Flag Ceremony, Food, Live Music & Fireworks

The Kilgore Remembrance Ceremony will be conducted by the Cross Plains Heritage Commission, 9:00 AM, at the Villines Cemetery just west of downtown. The program includes a guest speaker, long hunters, and a flag ceremony. Bring your lawn chair.

Join us for live music in Kilgore Park beginning at 5:00 PM on July 4 leading up to the big fireworks show at about 9:00 PM.



Greenbrier, TN – (Two Days) July 3: Turning Of The Pig! July 4th: BBQ sale & Independence Day Parade!

Greenbrier turning of pig circle aOne of the largest fundraising events for the Greenbrier High School Band program is the annual Turning of the Pig which has been held in Greenbrier, TN for over 100 years and will be celebrated in a brand new location this year

Here is the schedule of activities for the Greenbrier’s Turning of The Pig…

The Turning of the Pig is a large community-wide festival held annually on July 3rd (4pm-until) at the Louise Martin Ball fields in Greenbrier.

Enjoy food, carnival games, live entertainment, local artisans, and family fun.

Hundreds of pounds of pork are cooked on open pits during the festival and pulled pork is available for sale by the pound beginning the morning of July 4th.

For a vendor/sponsor application please send an email to [email protected]

Greenbrier July 4th- Annual BBQ Sale 6 am-noon:

Pork by the pound, Whole Boston Butts, Family Packs!

All profits generated from this event will go to support the amazing band program at Greenbrier High School.

Preparations are already underway for this year’s event and vendors are invited to apply for a booth at the 2022 Turning of the Pig!

Greenbrier July 4th – Independence Day Parade

The parade will start at Greenbrier Elementary School
and end at Greenbrier High School. If you would like to participate in the parade, please visit Greenbrier City Hall to complete an application. Participants should plan to arrive at Greenbrier
Elementary School by 9 am.


Greenbrier’s Calvary Baptist – INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION 

Sunday, July 3, 2022, at the pavilion


2806 Hwy. 41 South, Greenbrier TN 37073

Cookout @ 6:00PM

Church Members, Please Bring Desserts. Love offering will be
taken. Bring Lawn Chairs.

Singing @ 7:00PM & FIREWORKS @ DARK

Fun For The Whole Family!




Millersville, TN – Bluegrass Festival – July 1, 2022

GET READY FOR the BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL again this year! FREE for everyone!

Food trucks, Music, Crafts and FUN! Bring a chair for the back lawn.

Second Annual Bluegrass Festival at the Millersville Community center located at 1181 Louisville Highway, Millersville, TN on Friday July 1, 2022.

The show begins at 8 PM with food, crafts and family fun, featuring Mike Compton, Plan B, Charlie Cushman,  Andy Todd Kent Blanton, Brian Christiansen with special guest Mike Armistead AND The Ridgetop Ramblers plus Josh Goforth!

Bring a lawn chair!



City of Springfield, TN – Freedom Fest July 3, 2022 at the Robertson County Fairgrounds from 3pm to 9pm with Fireworks!

Date: Sunday, July 3, 2022 at the Robertson County Fairgrounds.

Enjoy carnival rides, Inflatables, youth games and activities, vendors, food trucks, and more. Free admission.

Gates open at 3:00 PM.

Time: 3:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Music begins at 3:45 PM.

The Oakridge Boys to perform at 7:20pm

Carnival rides close at 8:30pm

Fireworks by the Springfield Parks & Rec dept. will begin at 9:00 PM.

These items are not allowed into Freedom Fest:

NO pets (except for service animals).
NO alcoholic beverages.
NO drugs and drug paraphernalia.
NO coolers.
NO outside food or drinks.
NO flash photography, camcorders, or recording devices after 7:00 PM. (Exception to policy: media reporters & official photographer).
NO offensive/obscene language.
NO roaming solicitation of any kind.
NO amplification devices.
NO drones over the event area.
NO unauthorized/unlicensed vendors are allowed in or around the venue.
NO glass.

Any violation of these policies will result in expulsion from the festival.

These items are allowed into Freedom Fest:

YES chairs and blankets
YES sunblock
YES baby food/formula (no glass)
YES food for medical purposes
YES service animals
YES purses and handbags (subject to search upon entrance)
YES mobile phones
YES hand sanitizer and baby wipes
YES baby strollers and wagons with accompanying child

Lost child station: There is a Lost Child Station located at the Robertson County Sheriff’s Office command post. The command post is shown on the festival map.



White House, TN – Americana Celebration & Brandon Webster Fireworks Show at the WL Anderson Sports Complex

UPDATE: We’ve got bad news, but there’s always a silver lining…

We are very sad to announce that due to unforeseen circumstances with our carnival company, the carnival scheduled for July 7 – July 9th will be canceled. We know you’re disappointed and that the kids have been looking forward to it since last year, because we have those kids in our homes and believe us when we say no one is more disappointed than we are.

But since some things just aren’t in our control, we’re making the best of this situation! GREAT NEWS! We are going to have tons of onsite parking that will be FREE!

The Americana Celebration & Brandon Webster Fireworks Show is going to be amazing on Saturday, July 9th with the crazy, good showmanship of Rubiks Groove and that awesome fireworks show courtesy of Homes Buy Brandon!

There are lots of FREE activities at the festival to keep your family entertained and we are working to add some more fun surprises to make up for the disappointment. So stay tuned for all the extra fun and we truly hope you will join us for a fantastic evening!

4:00 – Food Truck Row Opens
5:00 – 8:00 FREE – Face painting, Balloon Twisters and Caricatures
5:00 – 9:00 – FREE Inflatables courtesy of Revolution Church
5:30 – Magic Show live from the Proampac Stage
6:30 – RubiksGroove live on the Proampac Stage
7:30 – Special Local Guest TBA
8:00 – RubiksGroove
9:00 – The Brandon Webster Fireworks Show
9:30 – RubiksGroove

City of White House, Tennessee –  🎆 FIREWORKS 🎆
With the Fourth of July right around the corner, the City of White House would like to prepare all residents with information about the local fireworks ordinance.

Title 11, Chapter 4, Section 11-402(i) of Municipal Code states the following:

The discharging of fireworks shall be prohibited anywhere within the city limits of White House between the hours of 10:00 P.M. and 10:00 A.M.

On July 4th of each year the hours prohibited begin at 11:00 P.M.
On December 31st of each year the hours prohibited begin at 1:00 A.M. (January 1st).


Neighboring Goodlettsville, TN – Independence Day Celebration July 4, 2022

The City of Goodlettsville celebrates Independence Day on the 4th of July in Moss-Wright Park. The event begins at 4:00pm and concludes after the fireworks display, which is scheduled to begin at 9:00pm.

Kids Zone, Inflatables, Games, Lots of Food Vendors, Firemans Water Foam & Fireworks

A Kids Zone will be provided with inflatables, games, and fireman’s foam. Wristbands can be purchased for the kid’s zone the day of the event for $10.00 each. Cash Only.

We encourage families to bring a picnic blanket and chairs and enjoy food from one of our many vendors before the fireworks display begins.

The event concludes with a spectacular fireworks display set to music.

What to do:
Do have fun
Do bring picnic blankets and chairs
Do bring water
Do bring a empty stomach for the food vendors
Do follow all parking guidelines and those directing parking

What NOT to do:
Do NOT bring sparklers or fireworks
Do NOT bring alcohol or glass containers
Do NOT go in marked off areas
Do NOT parked in areas other than those that are designated for parking

Pets are allowed, but strongly discouraged


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MORE Community Events & Announcements 

Public Notices, Community Events & Announcements


NOTE: Ongoing weekly events listed below upcoming events 

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July 16: Pleasant View Village Farmers & Makers Market

Join us from  9 AM – 1 PM to shop fresh farm products, baked goods, handmade arts & crafts and more from local Farmers & Makers.

July 16th, August 20th, September 17th


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July 16: CRUISE’N N GROOVE’N in Pleasant View, Tn


2501 Pleasant View Rd, Pleasant View, TN 37146-8040, United States

**********NEW LOCATION************
Cruise’n N Groove’n cruise-in at the Pleasant View Community Park, 2501 Pleasant View Road, Pleasant View, TN.

Starts May 21st thru October 15th. Times: 5pm – 9pm (or when the participants leave). We have DJ music, Food Trucks, “Pick of the Month” sponsored by O’Reilly Auto Parts.

At the October event, we will have our annual Trunk N Treat for the kiddos. For more info, contact 615-746-0600 or Jim Hutchens 615-517-1423 or Larry Rediker 615-419-5214.


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July 21: Third Thursday of Every Month! —-Live Music, Food & Fun Kicks off the Cedar Hill Farmers Market Season 2022

Live Music, Food & Fun Kicks off the Cedar Hill Farmers Market Season 2022

CEDAR HILL TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) –The Cedar Hill Farmers & Community Market of 2022 opens Thursday, April 21 with shopping, produce, food trucks, face painting and live music!

When: Third Thursday every month from 5 PM CDT – 8 PM CDT

Where: Located behind Cedar Hill City Hall: 290 S Main St Cedar Hill, TN 37032

The Cedar Hill Farmers & Community Market is scheduled to run the Third Thursday of each month from April 21 thru September.

Nearly two dozen local vendors selling produce, clothing, plants, leather products,, jewelry, baked goods, candles, decor, meats, woodworks, cutlery, honey, CBD products, and so much more.

Delicious food can be purchased from the Santa Fe Food Truck, Taco Azteca and Retro Monkey shaved ice.

Big Mikes Little Doughnuts will be there for the perfect snack or dessert. Picnic tables will be placed near the food trucks to allow patrons to eat onsite if they’d like.

Live music!!!

We work tirelessly to try and bring you, local vendors, with local products.

If you are interested in being a vendor, please send a message (see info below).

Outside vendors are welcome, but priority will be set on local availability, range of products, etc.

If you would like to become a vendor, contact City Commissioner/ Vice Mayor John Edwards by email at: [email protected] or call (615)585-5756

Bring your friends and family and experience the rural charm that so many love!


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Every Saturday Night: Racing in Robertson County


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August 5th: Cheatham County Cruise In from 5 PM – 9 PM

Hello hot Rod friends.

322 Frey St, Ashland City, TN 37015-1734, United States

Make plans to come out and join us. First Friday each month From 5-9 . Everyone is welcome. Cars Trucks Jeeps, Motorcycles, car clubs, I mean everyone. Come and hang out, there’s some eating places at the square if you want to grab something.

If you want to entertain the crowd let me know so we don’t overbook. But just come and take a break from everyday life. And enjoy the friendship. You never know who might show up.

As always weather permitting. And parking is still in front of the government offices.

Cubs,Scouts,Girl Scouts, vendor s. If you want a few hours to set up and see what happens you are welcome to do so. Just let me know.
And due to no paper or news media . Will you please like and share our post.

Looking forward to seeing everyone soon.


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Every Wednesday – Classic Tin Cruise In – Springfield, TN

Located in the parking lot next to the Waffle House in Springfield. Every Wednesday night from 5-9PM. For more info call Shlby Horner at 615-336-2257


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Millersville, TN Library

Click the Banner below for the full calendar of events including Art ventures, storytimes and more!



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White House, TN Library

Click the Banner below for the full calendar of events including sewing, storytimes, anime’ drawing, chess club and more!


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Springfield’s Stokes Brown Library

Click the banner for all the summer activities planned!


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Robertson County Senior Center In Springfield, TN

Lots of fun events every month, sign up for the newsletter

Our Operating hours will remain from 9:30am- 2:30pm. This allows adequate time to sanitize and prepare for activities.

We plan to add many activities in May like, our Harmonica class, another exercise class, etc. We also plan to start our “Out & About trips again!

WOO Hoo! Things are really looking up!

Can’t wait to see your smiling face!

Stuff Just For Seniors (Upcoming Events) Come Join The Fun

Check out all the fun activities planned each month, Join us on FaceBook


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(Robertson County, TN)

The Robertson County Animal Control is overwhelmed by the current overpopulation of pets in our county

We have been working diligently to improve the situation in our area and lower our euthanasia rates. This has only been possible with support from our commissioners and mayor, and leadership of our Director Kevin Clinard. We promote spay and neuter. Please contact our office for information on low cost spay and neuter or to schedule to have your pet fixed.

Robertson County Animal Control
2900 W. County Farm Rd.
Springfield, TN 37172

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 615-384-5611




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(Springfield, TN)

Orlinda, TN Byrum Porter Senior Center

ORLINDA TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – The Byrum Porter Senior Center in Orlinda, TN offers…

Byrum-Porter Senior Center in Orlinda, TN is open Monday – Friday from 8 am to 4 pm

We have everything from exercise classes, day trips, mystery lunches, extended trips, card games, dances and much, much more.

Checkout our newsletter to find out more about our dance themes, class times and trips on our website byrumporter.com or follow us on Facebook at Byrum-Porter Senior Center for all our fun activities.

Fitness after 50, Yoga & Tai Chi Exercise Classes, Dominoes, Canasta, Karaoke, Bridge, Shanghai Rummy, Footcare & Nail Appointments, massage appointments, paint classes and more. Request our monthly newsletter with all the details, just send an email to: [email protected]

Visit our exercise room

We have treadmills, stationary bikes, step climbers and a vibration training platform. If you can’t get to our exercise classes or aren’t comfortable in a group why not try this instead.

Thursday Night Dances: 

Come dance to the great tunes by The Good Time Charlie Band every Thursday night. Good Time Charlie Band rents the center on Thursday nights starting at 7 pm. Doors open at 6 pm. Limited menu available starting at 6 pm

We love to Travel – Our 2021 Trips Collette Trips:

To view these trips, click here.

*All trips are subject to change

All events are subject to change. Changes will be posted on our Facebook page and our website.

Home Health supplies

We have walkers, canes, crutches, toilet risers, toilet bars, bed assist bars and a shower seat to loan if needed. We also have personal disposable hygiene items.

For updates call 615-654-3161

Location: 9123 Highway 49 E Orlinda, TN 37141

*The Center exists to make life more enjoyable for older adults, who reside in Orlinda and surrounding areas. Activities, Dances, Trips and much more.

*Coffee is always ready and waiting for you.


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NOTICE: Food Assistance Available

The United Ministries Food Bank would like to inform the residents of Robertson County that they are still helping with food needs.

If you are struggling to put food on your table they can help.

They are located at 808 S Main St. (beside Cope). Familes need to have ID’s and Birthdays dates for all living at their residents.

Residents are welcome to come in monthly for assistance. If you have questions please call 615-384-8306.

Hours: Open Monday thru Thursday 10:30AM to 1:30 PM.


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Notice: Food Pantry – Bethlehem Baptist Church Drive By Pantry 

Please drive up to Building A from the Hwy 76 entrance. Residents are asked to show proof of residence and an SSN# for each resident.

The drive-by pantry will be open on Wednesdays from 11am to 1pm.

Bethlehem Baptist Church – 5081 Bethlehem Road – Springfield, TN. 615-643-0333


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Community Resources For Families In Robertson County

For A Full List of Family & Community Services, Resources & Meetings


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