Centrally located just 600 miles from half of the U.S. population, Franklin, Tennessee is rooted in the Americana experience – where you will find a quintessential Main Street, music of all genres, a deep sense of history and an abundance of Southern inspiration.
Americana is a sound. It’s a roots, bluesy kind of groove that springs up between the toes of your barefoot soul. It’s what life sounds like when you slow down and listen. And it’s that sway you get back when music chases worry straight out of your bones. Franklin is where the roots of music run deep.
Americana is a story. It’s a collection of moments that are yours, mine, and ours. It’s walking into the past with curious eyes to discover a story that changes the contour of the now. It’s a shared promise to remember—and always return to—the things that make us great. Franklin is where the roots of history run deep.
Americana is a vibe. It’s a culture that grows up, around, and alongside everyday life like wildflowers. It’s untamable, with a color and character all its own. It’s eclectic shops, aromatic fare, inspired music, and a Main Street that has won a million hearts with its genuine, sophisticated charm. Franklin is where the roots of culture run deep.
Get to know the stories and passion of the makers behind the Masters & Makers trail, a 70-mile scenic trail through Williamson County where you can visit the county’s winery, distilleries and breweries.