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Thursday, Aug. 12

Wilson County Fair — Tennessee State Fair

The Wilson County Fair — Tennessee State Fair starts at 5 p.m. and runs through Aug. 21 at the Wilson County Fairgrounds, 945 E. Baddour Parkway, Lebanon. Visit for complete schedule and additional information.

Friday, Aug. 13

“Steel Magnolias”

The acclaimed production “Steel Magnolias” will be presented over several nights by Playhouse 615, 11920 Lebanon Road, Mt. Juliet. The play will run with Friday, Saturday and Sunday shows through Aug. 29. The production company requests audience members wear a mask.

Saturday, Aug. 14

Sweet Summer Heat Music and Arts Festival

The Sweet Summer Heat Music and Arts Festival will feature performances by Megalodon, Eliminate, Dirty Audio and Luca Lush along with many others. The festival is located at 1946 Flatwoods Road, Lebanon, and the gates open at 2 p.m. Tickets start at $50 and can be purchases at

Saturday, Aug. 28

Wilson County Black History Committee

The Wilson County Black History Committee will honor the legacy of Pickett Chapel, 209 E. Market St., Lebanon with a special program, presentation and open house, from 4 p.m.-6 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 11

Sherry’s Run 5K Run/Walk

The 18th Annual Sherry’s Run 5K Run Walk to benefit Sherry’s Hope will have a shotgun start at 8 a.m. beginning at the Wilson Bank and Trust located at 623 W. Main St., Lebanon. For more info, visit

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