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City of Franklin Presents Family Day—November 2 at Harlinsdale Farm

Hayrides, Fishing, Touch-a-Tractor, Music and More—All for Free

Post Date:10/30/2019 11:20 AM

Family Day funFranklin— Come to The Park at Harlinsdale Farm for the Annual Franklin Parks’ Family Day on November 2nd. Family Day is a free festival open to the public and will take place from 10 AM – 2 PM at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm, located at 239 Franklin Road, across the street from The Factory in Historic Franklin.

Franklin Parks’ Family Day offers many opportunities for families to have a great time on this historical farm. The festival features activities like miniature train rides, hay rides, pony rides, and a petting zoo. Festival attendees can also enjoy cane pole fishing in the pond. New this year, a Touch-a-Tractor area sponsored by Tri Green Equipment, which will consist of small excavators the kids can operate and large tractors the kids can sit on. All rides and activities are free to attendees.Many horse related events will happen in the Tractor Supply Arena this year, sponsored by Friends of Franklin Parks.  See the schedule below. 

  • 11:00am                            Jumpers Exhibition-Camwood Farm
  • 12:30pm                           Speed Events & Saddle Club Exhibition-Triune Riding Club
  • 1:30pm                             Tennessee Walking Horse Exhibition-WHOA

Food will be offered for purchase by local food vendors. Visitors can also listen to some great music with Patrick Carpenter’s 5-member band at 11:00 am and again at 12:45 pm.

Thank you to our 2019 Platinum Sponsor, Victoria Hood with State Farm.

The Annual Family Day Celebration is presented by the City of Franklin Parks Department. The City of Franklin Parks is committed to promoting the love of nature and provide opportunities for enjoyment of the parks in Franklin. For more information, please check out our website at


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