Battle of Franklin Trust to host outdoor summer music concerts starting June 25

 

The Battle of Franklin Trust has announced the dates and lineup for its annual Sunset Concert Series, a family-friendly, summer tradition providing outdoor concerts on the east lawn of Carnton. This year’s schedule includes fan favorite musical acts:

 

  • Sunday, June 25: Music City Stones: A Rolling Stones Tribute
  • Sunday, June 30: Resurrection: A Journey Tribute

Event gates open at 5 p.m. and concerts take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Guests may bring chairs, blankets and picnics. Food and beverage, including alcohol, is permitted. Food trucks and a drink tent with beer, wine, and mint julips will also be onsite. Pets, tents and grills are not allowed. Parking is free and available on site. Tickets are $5 children ages 6 – 15, $10 for adults, in advance, and $12 at the gate. Tickets may be purchased ahead of time at Carnton or The Cater House, as well as online at www.boft.org.

The Sunset Concert Series is presented by Auto-Ownders Insurance, International Insurance Brokerage, LLC, Centre for Holistic and Biological Dentistry, Southern Events Rental Company; Graphitti Sign and Graphic Studio; Red Dog Wine and Spirits and Lipman Brothers.

 

About The Battle of Franklin Trust

The Battle of Franklin Trust is a 501 (c)3 management corporation acting on behalf of Franklin’s battlefield sites to contribute to visitors’ understanding of the November 30, 1864 Battle of Franklin. The Trust is organized for the charitable and educational purposes of preserving, restoring, maintaining and interpreting the properties, artifacts and documents related to the battle to preserve this important part of the nation’s history.