Drink whiskey for a cause, watch ‘The Goonies’ or learn how to make wine: Five things to do in and around Williamson County this weekend Feb. 28-March 1

Made South will host the Southern Whiskey Society event at The Factory in Franklin on Feb. 29. (Courtesy MADE SOUTH/Silver Highway)
Made South will host the Southern Whiskey Society event at The Factory in Franklin on Feb. 29. (Courtesy MADE SOUTH/Silver Highway)

Made South will host the Southern Whiskey Society event at The Factory in Franklin on Feb. 29. (Courtesy MADE SOUTH/Silver Highway)

Feb. 29



Roots to Wings



The Battle of Franklin Trust will host its first Roots to Wings genealogy workshop for those interested in learning about their family history. Research assistants led by Kristi Farrow, the trust’s director of African and African American history, will provide individual assistance to those who need help throughout the day. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. 1345 Eastern Flank Circle, Franklin. 615-786-1864. www.boft.org



Feb. 29



Southern Whiskey Society



Made South will host the Southern Whiskey Society event at The Factory in Franklin, where food from 10 award-winning chefs and whiskey samples from over 30 Southern distilleries will be available for tasting. Ticket sales from the event will benefit OneGenAway, a nonprofit working to help feed food-insecure families in Middle Tennessee. 6-9 p.m. $89-$199. 230 Franklin Road, Franklin. www.madesouth.com



Feb. 29



Wine-making class at Stoney Creek Farm



Stoney Creek Farm will host a wine-making class with experts Beth and Joe Moran. Attendees will learn all the steps necessary to make their own wine at home; they will also sample some homemade wines and go home with a few ingredients to start the process. 10 a.m.-noon. $35 (per person), $50 (couple). 4700 Coe Lane, Franklin. 615-591-0015.



www.stoneycreekfarmtennessee.com



Feb. 29



Watch “The Goonies” presented by Movie Gang



Catch a showing of the classic 1985 comedy-adventure movie “The Goonies” at Mockingbird Theater at The Factory at Franklin. 5-11 p.m. $12. 230 Franklin Road, Bldg. 6, Franklin. 615-429-0157. www.mockingbirdtheater.com



Feb. 27-March 1



Worth the Trip: Nashville Lawn and Garden Show



Now in its 31st year, the Nashville Lawn and Garden Show will feature more than 250 vendors offering a variety of flowers, plants, lawn equipment, garden decorations and more. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. (Thu.-Sat.), 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sun.). $2-$25. The Fairgrounds, Nashville, 500 Wedgewood Ave., Nashville. 615-772-6809. www.nashvillelawnandgardenshow.com

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