Residents are invited to fight back against breast cancer Friday all while enjoying a progressive wine tasting and savory bites during the annual Wine Around The Square event in downtown Murfreesboro.
Beginning at 6 p.m., attendees will have the chance to sample numerous types of wines at the second annual Wine Around The Square event that benefits the Power of Pink, a Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital initiative.
The Power of Pink provides funds for screening mammograms and education for Rutherford County women who are uninsured and underinsured, and it also helps funds the Our Mission in Motion mobile mammography coach.
Tickets may be purchased at www.winearoundthesquare.org for $75 each, while designated driver tickets cost $40 a piece. For $250 a person, attendees can enjoy the VIP Party, which begins at 5:30 p.m.
For more information about Wine Around The Square, contact Terri H. Sterling, of Sterling Communications, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy local artistry Saturday at Old Fort Park
The Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department presents the Greenway Arts Festival from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m. Saturday at Old Fort Park.
The event features the work of numerous Middle Tennessee artists, many of who will be selling their work along the Greenway Trailhead.
Attendees can browse through booths of original artwork in a family friendly park setting. Oil and watercolor paintings, sculptures and other original artwork will be available, as well as music, food and kids art activities. The cast of the Murfreesboro Center for the Arts production of “Aida” will also perform selections from 10 a.m. till 11:30 a.m. in the park.
To view a complete listing of all the events and activities taking place this weekend, pick up a copy of the Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, print edition of The Murfreesboro Post.