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Top Weekend Family Fun Picks: Dec. 27-29

It's a great weekend to experience Zoolumination at Nashville Zoo, plus get out of the house with more fun things to do!

ACRYLIC PAINTING ON CANVAS: SNOWMAN (REGISTER)
Franklin Recreation Complex, Franklin
Friday, Dec. 27

Learn brushstrokes while painting a snowmen on an 8×10 canvas.

BATTLE OF STONES RIVER 157TH ANNIVERSARY
Stones River National Battlefield, Murfreesboro
Friday, Dec. 27 – Sunday, Dec. 29

Join park rangers for a series of walks, talks, tours and living history demonstrations.

AUNTIE CLAUS
Nashville Children's Theatre, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 27 – Sunday, Dec. 29

This world premiere production is based on Elise Primavera's children's picture book about Sophie Kringle's glamorous, mysterious great aunt. Read Chad Young's review.

RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL
Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 27

The live action stage musical based on the beloved classic holiday TV special with the message that teaches us what makes one different can be what makes one special.

ZOOLUMINATION: CHINESE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
Nashville Zoo, Nashville
Friday, Dec. 27 – Sunday, Dec. 29

The country's largest Chinese lantern festival features more than 500 displays spread across the zoo's 60 acres. The displays include zoo animals, holiday-themed scenes and a 200-foot-long dragon. Read Ginessa Pikes' Nashville Parent Mom Report here.

WINTERFEST
The Fountains at Gateway, Murfreesboro
Friday, Dec. 27 – Sunday, Dec. 29

Enjoy outdoor ice skating with themed nights throughout the season.

FROSTBITE 5K/10K & KIDS FUN RUN 1K
Sumner County YMCA, Hendersonville
Saturday, Dec. 28

Race to support the Y's efforts to give everyone in the community the opportunity they need to learn, grown and thrive.

MUSICAL PETTING ZOO
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville
Saturday, Dec. 28

Try new and familiar instruments.

Holiday Light Displays
New Year's Eve Festivities
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