Town of Historic Granville, Tennessee
931.653.4151

Town of
Historic Granville, Tennessee

931.653.4151
Granville Museum
169 Clover Street • Granville, TN 38564
Come see why people from all over the south visit the Sutton General Store, Granville Museum, Antique Car Museum, Sutton House,
and antique shops! On the waterfront just an hour outside Nashville — Historic Granville, TN — a place you’ll want to call home.
OPEN Wed - Fri 10AM-3PM, Sat 10AM-5PM

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Tickets go on sale Wednesday 7/13/2016 The Best of Sutton Ole Time Music Hour PBS Television!

Only 76 tickets left of 100

                       WCTE Cookeville PBS Television to record “ The Best of Sutton Ole Time Music Hour ”

Sutton Ole Time Music Hour began April 4, 2008 on the Famous Cumberland Auto Center Corner Stage at the T.B. Sutton General Store(1880) in Historic Granville, Tennessee. Since then every Saturday night creator and host Sam Stout has brought the best in Bluegrass and Ole Time Music to our audience and radio listeners. Granville Museum & SOTMH Vice President Chris Neeley has syndicated 45 radio stations in 14 States and 3 Countries.

WCTE President/CEO Becky Magura, has decided to bring the show to the next level. PBS Television will produced a 4-episode pilot series to be broadcast locally on WCTE 16 times during the 2017 season. The show will also be aired by Chattanooga, Knoxville and Nashville PBS Stations. The Program will be marketed to other Public Broadcasting Stations around the Country and to the National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA).

This year’s series will be recorded Friday September 23, 2016 at T.B. Sutton General Store in Granville, Tennessee.

100 Tickets went on sale Wednesday July 13, 2016.
The event will sell out fast! Purchase by calling 931-653-4151
For more information visit www.granvilletn.com




We would like to welcome a new business to Historic Granville, Tennessee!

Granville Paddle and Board, LLC

Whether you're 8 or 108, a day on the lake will make you feel like a kid.

Spend a day with us, and enjoy memories for years to come.

Kayaks and Paddle Boards can be rented by the hour, 1/2 day or whole day.

Reservations a Must!
Call Today
615-714-4977 or online
http://www.granvillepaddleandboard.com/

18th Annual Heritage Day in Historic Granville, TN
"Remembering the 1930's"

May 28, 2016 9am - 5pm
$5 parking
 

 
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One Way Out Bluegrass Band to perform at Uncle Jimmy Thompson Bluegrass Festival On May 28th


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Evermean Evergreen Cloggers to perform at Uncle Jimmy Thompson Bluegrass Festival on May 28th



The 18th Granville Heritage Day will feature the annual Uncle Jimmy Thompson Bluegrass Festival on May 28th with a full day of bluegrass entertainment beginning at 10:00 a.m.  The festival honors the memory of Uncle Jimmy Thompson who was born in the Granville Community and was the first entertainer to appear on the Grand Ole Opry.  The Granville Museum has a wonderful exhibit on his life and the Pioneer Village has some of his buildings from his farm in Wilson County.  This year's festival will honor Jackson County native Jamie Dailey with the Uncle Jimmy Thompson Bluegrass Award at 12:00 noon.  The festival occurs at the Pruett Covered Stage with the following line up of bluegrass bands and entertainers.  The schedule is as follows:  10:00 a.m. One Way Out, 10:45 a.m. Evermean Evergreen Cloggers, 11:15 Kentucky Just us, 12:00 Uncle Jimmy Thompson Bluegrass Award presentation, 12:15 Another Way, 1:00 p.m. Evermean Evergreen Cloggers, 1:30 One Way Out, 2:15 Kentucky Just Us, 3:15 Another Way, 4:15 Code of the Hills.  The Sutton Ole Time Music Hour Bluegrass Dinner Show will occur with dinner at 5:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. with bluegrass music beginning at 6:00 p.m. and radio taping at 7:00 p.m. featuring Code of the Hills.  Dinner reservations can be made by calling 931-653-4151. 
 
The 18th Granville Heritage Day will also feature a Antique Car, Tractor & Engine Show, Opening Ceremony at 9:00 .m. honoring Joe & Sue Stout Century Farm, Sheryle Bruno Artist of the Year,
Rockie Williams Premier Dodge Chrysler Jeep as the Sponsor of the Year, Beth & Mike Cochran as Gene Duke Friend of the Museum Award, a new exhibit on the late Charles Carter, and special
Honoring of W. C. Williamson.  The day will also include the Pioneer Village operating with craftsmen of yesteryear, Civil War Living History Demonstrations, craftsmen of yesteryear, and Antique Car Museum featuring Automobiles of the 1930’s .  Historic Granville will have craft booths, great food, children rides, petting zoo, ventriloquist, magician and parade.  Granville is currently celebrating “Remembering the 1930’s” with special exhibits at Granville Museum entitled Memories of the 1930’s and historic Sutton Homestead Home tours featuring “1930’s in Granville: A Life of Challenges”.

For more information call 931-653-4151 or granvilletn.com. 


                                                    Air Force musicians to perform in Granville, TN.

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- The USAF Band of Mid-America’s Starlifter will present a concert at the 18th Granville Heritage Day on May 28, 2016 at 1:00p.m located at 6774 Granville Highway Granville, TN 38564. This is a free event open to everyone and no tickets are required for admission. For any questions regarding the event, please contact the Granville Museum at 931-653-4151.

Presented in partnership with the town of Historic Granville, TN, this is a family-friendly, all ages event.

Starlifter is a group of seven professional musicians whose music inspires patriotism, connects communities with military service members and honors our country’s veterans.

Performing in virtually every musical idiom, from Rock and Pop to Jazz and Country, to great contemporary and traditional patriotic songs. They feature the best in popular music from the 1970's to the most current sounds at the top of today's charts.

Starlifter may be available for performances and interviews during local news and public interest programs. Please contact (618) 229-8136 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to make arrangements.




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