FRANKLIN, TENNESSEE—Tickets are selling fast for the Cool Springs area eighth annual Franklin Main Street Brew Fest on Saturday, March 13, from 6 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 the day of the event if any of the 1,500 tickets remain. Included are tastings of more than 40 beers and a sampling of Irish whiskey in the Main Street shops.
Main Street is closed to vehicle traffic that night but free and open to pedestrian traffic with most shops and restaurants open throughout the event, and you don’t need a ticket to the event to enjoy your favorite restaurant that night.
The following twenty Main Street-area shops, restaurants and hot spots are participating in the Brew Fest. Those designated by an * are local breweries not on Main Street but participating on the street. Those designated with ** are selling tickets now:
–Battle Ground Brewery*
–Cool Springs Brewery*
–Faye Snodgrass Gallery
–Heart & Hands
–McCreary’s Irish Pub**
–Redo Home & Rug
–Walton’s Antique Jewelry
A list of products sampled at each location will be announced soon.
All proceeds will go to Downtown Franklin Association for promotion and continued revitalization of the historic district, which is on the National Register of Historic Places and designated by the National Trust as a Great American Main Street and a Preserve America community.
Tickets available on-line now at www.historicfranklin.com, the Heritage Foundation, Puckett’s Grocery & Restaurant in Franklin, Landmark Booksellers, McCreary’s Irish Pub and What’s In Store.