Puppy Jam, Cinco de Meow: 6 things to do in the Franklin and Brentwood area this weekend

There is plenty to do in the Franklin and Brentwood area this weekend, including Cinco de Mayo celebrations, yard sales and much more.


Eat the Street 2019
May 3
Middle Tennessee's top food trucks will converge on Franklin Bicentennial Park Friday evening. The event supports the 21st District Recovery Court. Admission is free, though donations are welcome. 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Franklin Bicentennial Park, 400 5th Avenue N., Franklin.





Fieldstone Farms Spring Yard Sale
May 4
The Fieldstone Farms Homeowner's Association is holding a community yard sale with hundreds of homes participating. Event is rain or shine. 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Fieldstone Farms, 1530 Lexington Parkway, Franklin.





Cinco de Meow Cat Festival
May 4
Professional cat behaviorist and author Pam Johnson-Bennett will be the featured speaker at this cat festival at the Williamson County Animal Shelter. Booths and vendors will also be in attendance. Free of charge. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Williamson County Animal Shelter, 106 Claude Yates Drive, Franklin. www.adoptwcac.org





Fiesta de Mayo
May 4-5
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Mojo's Tacos and the Mockingbird Theater. It is the restaurant's one-year anniversary and specials on margaritas and beer will be available. Live music performances will be going on as well. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road, Franklin. www.mojostacos.com





Enjoy live music while helping combat veterans
May 4
Nonprofit The Joshua Chamberlain Society hosts Songwriters Night at Arrington Vineyards to raise money for injured combat veterans in Middle Tennessee. The event will include dinner and wine tastings throughout the evening. 6:30. $75. Arrington Vineyards, 6211 Patton Road., Arrington. jcssong.givesmart.com





2019 PuppyUp Nashville and Puppy Jam
May 5
This family-friendly mile walk is to raise awareness and funds for the field of comparative oncology. Check out the silent auction, meet lots of dogs and browse a selection of pet vendors. Register here. 12 p.m.-5 p.m. Global K9 Protection Services, 1836 Old Natchez Trace, Franklin. www.puppyupwalk.org/nashville




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