Southern wedding expo, live jazz: 6 events to check out in Franklin and Brentwood during February

The Franklin Theatre will host a live performance from the Brubeck Brothers Quartet this Saturday.
(Photo Courtesy Visit Franklin)
The Franklin Theatre will host a live performance from the Brubeck Brothers Quartet this Saturday. (Photo Courtesy Visit Franklin)

The Franklin Theatre will host a live performance from the Brubeck Brothers Quartet this Saturday. (Photo Courtesy Visit Franklin)

Take a look at some of the events happening this month in the Franklin and Brentwood areas.

Feb.1

Go see a car show

Car collectors and enthusiasts are invited to bring out their rides to the Nashville Cars n’ Coffee Shine n’ Show event at the AMC Dine-in Thoroughbred 20 theater parking lot. 8 a.m. Free. 633 Frazier Drive, Franklin. www.nashvillecarsncoffee.com

Feb. 3


Learn how to make your own terrarium

The Franklin plant shop Yarrow Acres will host a terrarium make-and-take class where attendees can learn how to bring nature inside their homes in a creative and artistic way. Participants are encouraged to bring their own glass container. 6-7:30 p.m. $49.

424 Main St., Franklin. 615-591-7090. www.facebook.com/yarrowacres

Feb. 9

Hear a live jazz performance

The Legendary Kimbro’s Pickin’ Parlor will host jazz bassist Vail Johnson for a performance of “Around the World in 40 Years,” a solo show of music and stories. 5-7 p.m. Free (admission). 214 S. Margin St., Franklin. 615-567-3877. www.legendarykimbros.com

Feb. 13-15

Watch a production of “The Little Mermaid Jr.”

Williamson County’s Parks and Recreation Department will present a production of “The Little Mermaid Jr.” with performances from the children of the Rising Stars. 7 p.m. (Feb. 13-14); 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. (Feb. 15). $10. 112 Everbright Ave., Franklin. 615-786-0186. www.wcparksandrec.com

Feb. 21

See a country music parody show

The Franklin Theatre will host The Doyle and Debbie show, a live parody that both idolizes and makes fun of the tradition of iconic duos in country music. 8 p.m. $29.50-$47.50. Franklin Theatre, 419 Main St., Franklin. 615-538-2076. www.franklintheatre.com

Feb. 22

Explore wedding ideas with experts

The Harpeth Hotel will host the Distinctively Southern Wedding Experience 2020 event, where local and regional brides-to-be are invited to learn from Southern wedding experts. 1-4 p.m. Free (admission with registration). 130 Second Ave. N., Franklin. 615-236-9961. www.distinctivelysouthernwedding.com