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Pumpkin patches, outdoor activities and festivals: 9 fall activities to add to your calendar in Franklin, Brentwood

The Cooper Trooper Pumpkin Patch opened Oct. 5.

City Farmhouse now open in Franklin

City Farmhouse opened Oct. 5 at 117 Third Ave. N., Franklin.

The shop, previously located in The Barn Door at 109 S. Margin St., Franklin, offers curated antiques and vintage home decor.

Kate & Lulu's Kitchen now open in Westhaven

Kate & Lulu's Kitchen opened Oct. 6 at 158 Front St., Ste. 110, Franklin, in the Westhaven community.

CoreLife Eatery opens in Cool Springs

CoreLife Eatery opened its newest location Oct. 1 in Cool Springs at 401B Cool Springs Blvd., Ste. 220, Franklin.

The restaurant offers salads, grain bowls, soups made with bone broth, rice bowls, tacos and protein-focused entrees.

Franklin announces 2020 Christmas events

In lieu of the holiday events traditionally held each year, the city of Franklin announced Oct. 1 a schedule of new, socially distanced holiday events for December.

Wendy Sturges contributed to this report.