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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Christmas in the Park activities underway at Dogwood Park

Christmas Carousel

COOKEVILLE – Christmas in the Park continues at Dogwood Park, and the next several days will be filled with new activities as well as returning favorites.

Those activities – all of which are free – include carousel rides, hors...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Explore Christmas Forest exhibit at Cookeville History Museum

Christmas Forest 2018

COOKEVILLE – A Christmas Forest has taken root at the Cookeville History Museum.

The third annual exhibit, which consists of approximately 15 trees decorated by non-profit groups, continues through Dec. 29. Admission is free.

“The Christ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Navigate Merry and Bright Christmas Tour of Lights with new map

Merry and Bright Tour of Lights 2018

See the Map

COOKEVILLE – Night driving during the Christmas season can be a wondrous adventure. Homes glow with colorful lights and decorations, making it hard not to slow down and admire the festive displays.

Putnam County has its share of must-s...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Christmas in the Park offers carousel rides, holiday movies, concert and more

Christmas in the park at Dogwood Park

COOKEVILLE – Santa’s elves have been busy at Dogwood Park preparing for the city’s fourth annual Christmas in the Park.

Festivities begin Dec. 2 with a Tree-Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Celebration Service at 6 p.m. and will continue throughout the mont...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Train Tales a Friday favorite at Cookeville Depot

Children enjoy Train Tales at the Cookeville Depot.

COOKEVILLE – While most kids may never set foot on a moving locomotive, they’re all “experts” on these massive rail-riding vehicles.

“Kids are genuinely excited about trains,” Ashley McKee, educat...

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