Want to tour a mansion in the dark? Watch a skillet-throwing competition? Wander through the state’s largest corn maze? See dogs from around the globe compete in the nation’s top dog agility competition? It’s all happening in Rutherford County this fall — Check out this list of must-do events in Murfreesboro, Smyrna, LaVergne, and Eagleville.
Just a short drive away from Nashville, Rutherford County is one of our absolute favorite spots for day trips, fantastic restaurants, and weekend staycations. Whether you’re an antiques lover, outdoor enthusiast, foodie, or history buff, there’s something in Rutherford County for everyone — especially in the fall, when Tennessee’s weather can’t be beat! Here are a few of our favorite fall family activities in Rutherford County — as well as a couple that would make for a great date night away from the kids!