Freaky Friday Fright Nite in Farragut
- Friday, Oct. 27, 5 – 7 PM at Mayor Bob Leonard Park
- Cost: free
Children ages 12 and under and in costume are invited to “trick or treat” on the walk trail while local businesses, community groups and Town of Farragut volunteers hand out treats and provide games with prizes and cookie decorating. Participants are asked to bring items to benefit the local Ronald McDonald House. Visit townoffarragut.org/communityevents for a list of needed items.
Light the Park
- Kickoff event: 5:30 – 7:00 PM, Monday, Nov. 27, at Founders Park at Campbell Station
- Lights come on at dusk every evening, except Dec. 25, through Monday, Jan. 1
- Cost: free.
During the kickoff, sponsored by Shop Farragut, parking is available across the street from the park, courtesy of Westgate Christian Fellowship. Welcome the holiday season with refreshments, entertainment and the flipping of a giant switch that turns on tens of thousands of lights throughout the park. A special guest in red will also make an appearance.
Veteran’s Reception and A Day of Infamy Presentation
- Monday, Dec. 4. Reception: 6 PM; Presentation: 7 PM
- Cost: Free – no registration required.
Local veterans are invited to a reception to view Farragut Museum exhibits and enjoy light refreshments. Frank Galbraith, retired Farragut Middle School history teacher, will present The Day of Infamy in the Town Hall Board Room. He will discuss the events leading up to WWII, including the end of WWI, the roaring ’20s, organized crime, the Great Depression, Hitler coming to power and the attack on Pearl Harbor. WWII veterans have a special invitation to attend and answer questions.
Celebrate the Season
- Thursday, Dec. 7, 4:30 – 7 PM at Farragut Town Hall
- Cost: free.
Town Hall is adorned in holiday splendor for this annual event, which has become a tradition for many families. Activities include cookie decorating, crafts, Farragut Museum tours and entertainment. Photos with Santa are available 4:30 to 6 p.m.