This week’s Upper Cumberland tourism round up – March 30

By Michelle Price
Special to the UCBJ

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Music is in the air across the UC this weekend. There’s also a pet expo, live theater and our own version of Comic-con. For a complete list of events statewide, visit

March 29 – 31

McMinnville – Felix seems suicidal, but as the action unfolds, Oscar becomes the one with murder on his mind when the clean freak and the slob ultimately decide to room together with hilarious results as The Odd Couple is born. Presented by Warren Arts. For more information click here.

March 29, 2019 

Cookeville – H2Go! at theOakley STEM Center at Tennessee Tech from 6-8 p.m. Tickets available here.

Cookeville – Red Silo brings local favorite Chuck Elliott Band to the stage from 8-10 p.m. 

Cookeville – Local favorite Jeff Crouch takes the stage LIVE @ 37 Cedar starting at 8:30 p.m.

Sparta – Dust off your leather zipper jacket, tease your hair, fix that side ponytail, and slip into those high waisted jeans for a night that would make Don Johnson proud during 80’s Night at Happy Trails Brewing Co. from 5 p.m. to midnight.

March 30

Cookeville – Don’t miss Omnicon 20Nyanteen a one day anime and scifi convention. Cookeville’s very own Miniature Comic-Con! at TTU’s Roaden University Center from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Information available here.

Cookeville – Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute at CPAC from 7 – 10 p.m. Ticket info available here.

Cookeville – The Upper Cumberland Pet Expo takes over Hyder-Burks Pavillion from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Leashed pets are welcome. 

McMinnville – The Park Theatre presents Classic Rock AllStars (CRA), a Classic Rock Review of one of the greatest periods of Rock & Roll History featuring Troy Luccketta, Abe White, Dan Shafer, Thane Shearon, Paul Warren, Michael Whittaker. For more information click here.

Sparta – Gary Anderson – Live at HTBC takes over Happy Trails Brewing Co again starting at 7 p.m.

April 5-7

Carthage – The Smith County Fine Arts Center presents Charlotte’s Web at the Hull Theatre inside the Historic Smith County Courthouse. Tickets are available at Smith County Drug Center in Carthage.

April 6

Sparta – Don’t miss The Lovers – Live at HTBC starting at 8 p.m. This songwriting duo will entrance you with the effortless magic that happens whenever they are together.

For more information, contact Ruth Dyal, executive director for the Upper Cumberland Tourism Association, at 931-537-6347 or by email at

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