Upcoming Events in Red Boiling Springs and at The Armour’s Hotel       

September 5th & 6th, 2014
Antique Auto Club of America – Middle Tennessee Chapter
58th Annual Meeting in Red Boiling Springs   Last year’s meet had over 300 vintage, antique, and classic automobiles on the grounds of The Thomas House … and this historic and annual event is always a special time for antique auto aficionados. Although our hotel rooms are already fully booked for Friday night, Sept 5th, we have several guest rooms still available for Saturday evening, Sept 6th. In addition, we always offer an invitation to anyone who might like to enjoy a great country dinner with us here at The Armour’s Hotel if you are in town for the show.  Reservations required for dinner please … by calling the hotel at (615) 699-2180 … and dinner is $14/person+tax.    

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 (Antique Car Show Weekend)
Vision 2020 Women’s Tea with Debbie @ The Armour’s Hotel  
A good old fashioned High Noon Tea for the ladies …. from 11:00am ‘til 1:00pm … with tea and a light lunch … fancy hats encouraged. A delightfully fun and old tradition brought back to life. Lunch will be served and tickets are $15/person. Call Debbie @ The Armour’s Hotel @ (615) 699-2180 for more information and reservations if you can.  


21st Annual Makin' Macon Fit
Lafayette, Tennessee
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Click here to visit website.  Registration now available.


Monday, September 8th, 2014
At Cyclemo’s Motorcycle Museum Motorcycle Cannonball Run 2014.
Come join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity to see these pre-1936 bikes as they take their adventure cross country coast to coast in America from Daytona Beach, Florida and ending in Tacoma, Washington.      

Friday, Saturday, & Sunday - September 12th-13th-14th, 2014
Cyclemo’s 9th Annual Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet
@ Cyclemo’s Motorcycle Museum More information can be found at    

Saturday, September 20th, 2014
Vision 2020 Red Pump Café
@ The Armour’s Hotel   Mark your calendar for another of Vision 2020’s bi-monthly Red Pump Café evenings. Patterned after the live radio shows of the 1930s and 1940s, complete with Poet’s Corner and radio ads highlighting the history of Red Boiling Springs. This month’s show features Dale Meador as our Radio Announcer and Special Guest Performers Brimstone Creek Bluegrass Band, Linwood Road, Cecily Wingsong, and our house band ”Kinship”. Enjoy the great food at The Armour’s Hotel! As usual … there is never a charge for this great evening of entertainment! …. however donations to Vision 2020’s wide ranging community revitalization efforts are encouraged and always appreciated.  Dinner @ The Armour’s Hotel – only $10/person. The show starts @ 6:30pm. For more information call (615) 388-3046.    

Thurs, Fri, & Saturday, September 18th-20th, 2014
Barefoot Farmer Jeff Poppen’s Fall Equinox Music Festival
2500 Heady Ridge Road – Red Boiling Springs   Live music - FREE parking - Ample camping space on 250 acres of Jeff’s organic farm - Ticket prices are $60 Thursday, $50 Friday, and $40 Saturday. Participation- This is a great opportunity to meet and make friends and a great way to do this is by doing things together. Join in for workshops, kitchen help, volleyball, Frisbee, hula hooping, hikes, hacky-sack, or making bonfires. Music - There will be music everywhere and on two stages, so no car stereos. Bring instruments and drums, and join in the jams. If you don’t play, then dance, clap, shake, or sing along.   More information can be found at     

Thurs, Fri, & Saturday, September 18th-20th, 2014
Inside Yard Sale Benefiting the RBS Heritage Museum
2163 Oak Grove Road – Red Boiling Springs – 9:00am to 3:00pm
Lots of good stuff is expected!   More information can be had at:

Thurs, Fri, Sat, & Sun - September 25th-28th, 2014
 Barefoot Farmer Jeff Poppen’s Biodynamic Conference & Celebration
at Long Hungry Creek Farm 2307 Long Hungry Road – Red Boiling Springs  
Enjoy some quality time on the farm. Feel the difference wholesome food and good atmosphere makes in your body and mind. This annual festival attracts a wide array of people with gifts to share, and ample time is allowed for one on one discussion with workshop leaders throughout the weekend! A collection of professional biodynamic gardeners, farmers, doctors, and scholars will inspire your first hand relationship with quality soil, food, and overall vitality. There are beautiful places for children to play, herb walks, discussions on health, local food, Biodynamics, livestock, homesteading, vegetables, and fruits. Conference fees: $125.00 for the whole weekend $50.00 per day Children, as always, are free. Pay at the door, or send registration checks to: Jeff Poppen, C/O Long Hungry Creek Farm P.O. Box 163, Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150   More information, including a full conference schedule, may be found at  

Saturday, October 11th, 2014 
How’d Dey Do Dat Day
10th Annual Rural Heritage Celebration Grandpa’s House and The Ritter Farm 2217 Oak Grove Road – Red Boiling Springs – 10:00am to 4:00pm   Baskets, Blacksmiths, Breads, Candle Making, Cast Iron Cookery, Gourds, Grist Mill, Sheep, Quilters, Woodworkers, Musicians, Checkers, Corn Hole, Corn Box, Corn Shelling, and much MORE!   More information can be had at:  

October 10, 11, 24, 25, 2014
A Theatrical Account of the Resident Ghost of The Thomas House followed by a Candlelight Tour written & directed by Darrell & Tyler Cole, performed by the Tennessee Ghost Hunters. Reservations Required. Call (615) 699-3006 or e-mail Time---7:00pm.  Price---Dinner, Show & Tour, $25.00 plus tax, per person.

November 14, 15, 21, 22, 2014
The third installment of THE OBITUARY CLUB series. Written & directed by Misty Embry performed by The StageStruck Players. Reservations Required. Call (615) 699-3006 or e-mail Time---7:00pm Price---Dinner and Show, $25.00 plus tax, per person.

December 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 2014
Written by Delanie Trent, directed by Sandra Trent performed by Macon County's Own, Off Off Broadway Players. Reservations Required.  Call (615) 699-3006 or e-mail  Time---7:00pm.  Price---Dinner and Show, $25.00 plus tax, per person.



Them Boys from Buffalo Valley recently spent an evening pickin' and singin' on our front porch.