Williamson County Job Fair. Williamson, Inc. is partnering with American Job Center and Visit Franklin. Fourth floor of the McEwen Northside Building, 4031 Aspen Grove Drive, with free parking at 4000 Rush Street. Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free event, bring resume. Information


Wilson County Fair – Tennessee State Fair

Agricultural fairs are a tradition in Tennessee, and this year two favorites fairs have joined to bring even more fun and excitement. After more than a century at the Nashville Fairgrounds, the Tennessee State Fair has moved to Wilson County. Gates open: Monday-Friday 5 p.m., Saturdays 10 a.m., Sunday noon. Rides close at midnight on weekdays, 1 a.m. weekends. Adults $12, Children 6-12 $6, 5 and younger free. 945 East Baddour Parkway, Lebanon. Information

Chamber West: Nashville Economic Update

Complimentary parking vouchers will be provided for self-parking. Bring your ticket in with you for validation. Hilton Nashville Green Hills, 3801 Cleghorn Avenue. Register to attend. Free. Information

GYP Let’s Do Lunch

Join Gallatin Young Professionals at various local eateries each month and grow your network. Double Dogs, 1620 Nashville Pike. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Information

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Full Moon Picking Party

This unique bluegrass music series is one of Nashville’s most popular outdoor events, attracting families, friends and dog lovers from all over to hear local musicians play together under the full moon at Percy Warner Park, one of Nashville’s more picturesque settings. Enjoy traditional bluegrass music, fare from local food trucks and more. 6-10 p.m. with gate opening at 5:30. Information