The holidays are upon us! Can you believe Thanksgiving and Christmas are just around the corner! With local markets and festivals, there are a ton of fun events happening in Cookeville, Tennessee and the surrounding area. Check out these November Events in the Upper Cumberland!
November Events in Cookeville, Tennessee (and surrounding area)
Riverside Barn Sale
November 2nd – 3rd · Carthage, Tennessee
The first annual Riverside Barn Sale will be held Friday, November 2nd from 2:00-7:00 and Saturday, November 3rd from 9:00-4:00. The event will take place at the Smith County Ag Center in Carthage, TN. There will be many vendors to shop from with everything from handmade items, boutique clothing, vintage items, household items and much more. There will be food vendors and live music to enjoy. All proceeds will be reinvested back into Smith county through our 4-H and Family and Consumer Science programs. Come out and join us for shopping, food, music, and more, while supporting 4-H and FCS!
Ms Sherry Jean’s Fall Barn Sale
November 2nd – 3rd · Bilbrey Farms · Sparta, Tennessee
Crafts, vintage jewelry, antiques, boutique clothing, repurposed furniture, live music and delicious food! What more could you want?
Leslie Town Centre’s Annual Mistletoe Market
November 2nd · Cookeville, Tennessee
Mark your calendars for Friday and Saturday, November 2 and 3 at Leslie Town Centre in Cookeville. Every year is so amazing with so many fabulous traditional booths and some incredible new ones. This is a wonderful shopping experience. Grade A Catering is the Cafe. Friends of Cookeville Putnam Co. Animals has their traditional silent auction with beautiful items to bid and win. This will be the best Mistletoe Market so far!
Bottles, Baubles, and Belle! A Holiday Market and Festival at Stonehaus
November 3rd · Crossville, Tennessee
First annual Holiday Market at Stonehaus is happening this November! The field will be filled with vendors selling crafts, clothing, jewelry, and more. We will have food trucks, a beer truck, WINE, and live entertainment as well! Admission is FREE! Make plans to come spend the day ‘Sipping and Shopping’ with us! This will be a great opportunity to get a jump on Christmas shopping while supporting local businesses!
Annual Christmas Open House
November 3rd & 4th · Simonton’s Cheese & Gourmet House · Crossville, Tennessee
Tis the season to mix and mingle Christmas bells soon will jingle. Drop by for some Christmas cheer, food and refreshments.
2018 Art Prowl
November 9th – 10th · Cookeville, Tennessee
The annual ART PROWL is an art and studio tour of the best regional art in Cookeville, Tennessee. It’s a great time to get out with your friends look for unique art for holiday gifts or yourself, support your local artists with your presence, watch captivating artist demonstrations, and see beautiful art. The mostly walkable tour spans from the WestSide (Depot area) to the Cookeville Square, a few artist’s studios and TTU College of Fine Arts. This event is FREE and open to the public. It features Ceramics, Fiber Art, Metals, Jewelry, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Wood, Mixed Media, and more, and has two designated areas for kid’s art activities. New this year is the Bryan Symphony Orchestra, TTU College of Fine Arts and Center Stage’s guided Friday tour of the (set) for the Puccini’s opera, “La Boheme” and a Saturday guided, “quiet” tour during dress rehearsal.
November 9th · UT Extension – Putnam County · Cookeville, Tennessee
Enjoy shopping for that perfect handmade gift, vintage gifts, and more. Don’t miss Santa on Friday!
10th Anniversary Wine Festival Celebration
November 10th · Baxter, Tennessee
DelMonaco Winery is celebrating 10 years of cheer! As a thank you, they’ll be hosting a FREE Wine Festival November 10th. This event includes:
– Free Tastings – Discounts on Wine Purchases TBA – Live Music – Food – Craft Vendors – Games – Door Prizes – Scavenger Hunt
Neighboring wineries will also be joining the event:
– Chestnut Hill
– Highland Manor
– Holly Ridge
– Northfield Vineyards
*These wineries will have their own pricing and discounts
Home for the Holidays Gifts & Treasures
November 10th · Cumberland County Community Complex · Crossville, Tennessee
It’s that time of year again. As usual, this event will feature a variety of vendors with a little bit of everything for sale. GREAT place to do some Christmas shopping! We’ll also have food. Breakfast plates will be biscuits & gravy with a drink. $4.00 for 1 biscuit or $5.00 for 2. Lunch plates are just $5.00 for hot dogs, chili or chili dogs. Each meal comes with a dessert, drink & chips or crackers. And don’t forget the fudge!
Santa’s Christmas Shoppe
November 10th · Crossville, Tennessee
Come visit this spectacular Christmas event and shop from vendors all across the Upper Cumberland. From candles to clothes, you will find something for everyone on your Christmas list! Santa will be paying this event a visit to hear all about the kiddo’s Christmas wishes and will be posing for photos too! Admission is $3 for adults. Children 12 and under FREE
November 10th · Bangham Community Center
Annual Christmas Bazaar at the Bangham Community Center, 5759 Hilham Rd, Cookeville, TN on Saturday, November 10th, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This event entails 37 tables of beautiful, handcrafted items as well as homemade baked goods. New things added for the children this year! There will be a “Story Time” hour from 12-1 in the library room and “Santa Claus” 🎅🏼 is making a stop from 1-2! There will also be drawings for awesome gift boxes filled with items donated from all of our participating vendors. Something else new, is a food truck that will be out front selling hotdogs, bratwursts, nachos and more. So friends, save the date, bring family and friends and join us for a great day of shopping and fun!
Holiday Open House
November 11th · The Painted House · Cookeville, Tennessee
Who doesn’t love beautiful home decor and things for the house? Save the date for The Painted House’s Open House on Sunday, November 11 from 1:00PM-5:30PM. We will have out our holiday decor at The Painted House and Holiday Clothing at Curated Threads.
41st Annual Santa’s Workshop
November 16th · TTU Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion · Cookeville, Tennessee
Over 160 vendors, live music and silent auction and Santa Claus.
November 17th & 18th · Appalachian Center for Craft · Smithville, Tennessee
The annual Holiday Festival at the Craft Center is a great way to begin the holiday season! Featured are discounts in our retail sales gallery, craft workshops, kids’ hands-on craft activities, showcase exhibitions, one-of-a-kind gifts, and holiday-inspired food in the cafe. Admission is FREE.
Christmas Craft Show
November 23rd & 24th · Fairfield Glade Community Club · Fairfield Glade, Tennessee
Join us on November 23rd and 24th for the Fairfield Glade Christmas Craft Show at the Community and Conference Center (128 Stonehenge Drive). Admission is free!
Holiday Market with Santa!
November 24th · Pikeville Farmer’s Market · Pikeville, Tennessee
Come join the holiday market and shop local for all your Holiday gifts! Come stroll through the night market while enjoying hot cocoa, fresh cut Christmas tree shopping, locally made wreaths, Christmas chorus singing, pictures with Santa under the string lights!! It will be magical! Put this on your calendar! You will not want to miss this!