This year marks the fourth year the Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival descends upon Franklin, Tenn. From the ground up, festival co-founder and Better Than Ezra frontman, Kevin Griffin, has watched as his baby has gone from crawling to walking, to running full steam ahead.
Take a trip with us and discover the wonderful things about Middle Tennessee and uncover hidden gems throughout our area.
Nestled just west of downtown Nashville is the 132-acre Centennial Park. Established in 1903 it is an epicenter of arts, culture and the divine feminine. It was fittingly established on land that was the first ever grant of land to a woman in the state of Tenn.
It is impossible to see everything Houston has to offer in one visit, so I recommend either planning a week long stay or exploring neighborhoods over a few visits to the city. Houston is also a quick drive to Austin and San Antonio, so it can be fun planning a true Texan adventure.
Discover Middle Tennessee: Holiday events and ideas you may not have thought of to kick off the season … off the beaten path in Middle Tennessee.
Cheekwood Estate & Gardens’ annual Holiday Lights exhibit opens to the public on Nov. 24, kicking off the holiday season.
The Pilgrimage Festival was held Sept. 23 – 24 in Franklin, TN. at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm for its third year. Headlining Saturday night was Justin Timberlake and Sunday night was Eddie Vedder. Other acts included a couple of Focus’ favorites, Valerie June and Sinclair, recently featured in the Sept./Oct. issues of Focus Mid-South and Focus Middle Tennessee.