Event Calendar

No other event location offers the historic charm, creative possibilities, and client services that The Factory does. Our event spaces have been host to concerts, fashion shows, corporate meetings, fundraisers, video shoots, and more. Book Your Event Now!

Jun
24
Sat
Franklin Farmers Market @ The Shed
Jun 24 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Nashville Public Television @ The Jamison Theater
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Some of the finest appraisers in the region will be at Nashville Public Television’s most popular event. Antiques & Fine Arts Appraisal Day is on Saturday, June 24 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at The Factory at Franklin, located at 230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064.

Up to three items for $75; Up to six items for $150 (limit 6 items per person); The price will increase for walk-ups: $100 for 3 items, $200 for 6 items at the door.

Appraisals are verbal only – no written appraisals.

Appraisers can appraise very large pieces from good photographs. Bring several clear, in-focus photos: at least one indicating the size or scale of the item, an overall view, and close-ups of detail work, signatures, damaged areas, etc. Staff and volunteers from NPT and The Factory will not be able to assist with carrying items – bring up to 2 people to assist you if necessary.  Please no arrowheads, burial material, Pre-Columbian items or ammunition. For large items, photographs are acceptable. See the list of acceptable items.

Please note: Doors will be closed from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  No early birds please!

For other questions check out the Appraisal Day FAQ, email events@wnpt.org or call 615-259-9325.

Jun
30
Fri
Made South @ Liberty Hall
Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

MADE SOUTH events celebrate the best artisan goods, food, drink, music and art in the South!

A portion of proceeds from this event will benefit New Hope Academy!


MADE SOUTH Franklin VIP Party / Friday, June 30, 2017 from 5p-9p

  • Early shopping with 100+ of the finest makers & artisans in the South
  • Two drink tickets for Eli Mason cocktails or local beers
  • Sample tastings from local and regional chefs and restaurants presented by Eat Y’all
  • Distiller tastings
  • Guaranteed MADE SOUTH reusable tote bag
  • Live music
  • VIP wristband for early admission to Saturday’s event
  • 21+ event
  • Rain or shine
  • Free parking
Jul
1
Sat
Franklin Farmers Market @ The Shed
Jul 1 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Made South @ Liberty Hall
Jul 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

MADE SOUTH events celebrate the best artisan goods, food, drink, music and art in the South!

A portion of proceeds from this event will benefit New Hope Academy!

MADE SOUTH Franklin /Saturday, July 1, 2017 from 10a-5p (VIP admission begins at 9a)

  • Shop 100+ of the finest makers & artisans in the South
  • Sample tastings from local and regional chefs and restaurants presented by Eat Y’all
  • Southern Knife Fight chef competition presented by Springer Mountain Farms
  • Distiller tastings for 21+ guests
  • Live music
  • Free parking
  • Family friendly
  • Rain or shine
  • Children 12 years of age or younger admitted free with paying adult
  • First 2,000 guests on Saturday receive a complimentary MADE SOUTH reusable tote bag
Jul
4
Tue
Happy 4th of July!
Jul 4 all-day
Jul
8
Sat
Franklin Farmers Market @ The Shed
Jul 8 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Franklin Improv-All Stars @ The Little Brick Theater
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm

Enjoy a night of razor-sharp wit, instantly created songs, celebrity impersonations, slapstick and more!  Instead of staying at home watching reruns of Whose Line or Saturday Night Live, be a part of live interactive theater by shouting out wild and weird suggestions. Everything on stage will be made up on the spot, making it great for groups, date nights, and fun for the entire family.

The Franklin Improv All-Stars are a mix of the region’s finest improvisors, made up of players with years of improv experience. Audiences will enjoy a core cast joined by other players that changes each month- giving Franklin a truly all-star cast each show.
These shows are family friendly and located right next door to some of the south’s finest restaurants and bars.

Jul
15
Sat
Franklin Farmers Market @ The Shed
Jul 15 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Franklin Farmers Market – Tomato Festival @ The Shed
Jul 15 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
It’s heaven for tomato lovers – celebrate summer’s favorite veggie with heirloom tomato tastings, plus lots of fun games for the kids!