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RP Weekend Fun: March 1-3

Enjoy the weekend with your kids at one of these festivities. Pictured above: Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday on Friday at the Linebaugh Public Library in Murfreesboro.

 

DR. SEUSS' BIRTHDAY EXTRAVAGANZA
Linebaugh Public Library, Murfreesboro
Friday, March 1

Celebrate all-things Dr. Seuss through stories, songs, a puppet show, crafting, treats and more.

30TH ANNUAL NASHVILLE LAWN AND GARDEN SHOW
Music City Center, Nashville
Friday, March 1 – Sunday, March 3

Explore the changing trends of modern cityscapes, suburban and rural gardens, community initiatives, container and waterwise gardens, organic foods, sustainability and more. Plus, there are 250 vendor booths and children's activities.

CINCH WORLD'S TOUGHEST RODEO
Bridgestone Arena, Nashville
Friday, March 1 – Saturday, March 2

The best of the best in cowboy and animal athletes compete, from bronc saddle riding to bull riding. A free pre-show takes place from 6 – 7 p.m. where kids can meet the cowboys and cowgirls, get pics and autographs and enjoy pony rides.

CALENDAR GIRLS
Center for the Arts, Murfreesboro
Friday, March 1 – Sunday, March 3

Two women resolve to raise money for a new settee in the local hospital waiting room by persuading four friends to pose nude with them for an alternative calendar. The show contains suggested nudity, strong language and drug references.

SEVENTH ANNUAL MTCS TRIVIA NIGHT
Middle Tennessee Christian School, Murfreesboro
Saturday, March 2

Play trivia games during this fundraiser for the school's band and chorus departments. There will also be dinner, a silent auction, a bake sale, door prizes and more.

BARK IN THE PARK
The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro
Saturday, March 2

Bring your furry family members for a family walk around the park.

ROBOTHINK DUELER BOT WORKSHOP (REGISTER)
Outdoor Adventure Center, Smyrna
Saturday, March 2

Use motors, gears, axles and switches to build a dueling robot. Ages 8 – 12.

SHE BELIEVES CUP
Nissan Stadium, Nashville
Saturday, March 2

This international women's soccer double-header includes USA vs England and Japan vs Brazil.

THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR SHOW
Nashville Children's Theatre, Nashville
Saturday, March 2 – Sunday, March 3

Four Eric Carle classics — Brown Bear, Brown Bear; Mister Seahorse; The Very Lonely Firefly; and The Very Hungry Caterpillar — come to life on stage by a menagerie of 75 puppets. Read Chad Young's review.

LONE STAR RODEO
Tennessee Miller Coliseum, Murfreesboro
Sunday, March 3

Watch contest events in bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, calf roping and more. Plus there's a Best Dressed Cowboy & Cowgirl contest for ages 10 and younger.

WILD KRATTS LIVE 2.0: ACTIVATE CREATURE POWER
Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville
Sunday, March 3

Dive into adventure with the Kratt Brothers as they combine live action and animation to deliver an afternoon of fun animal facts.

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