Today on the show we talked to the Murfreesboro Parks and Rec. Department, learning about a new Skate Park, the Upcoming Christmas Parade, the FREE Drive-Thru Christmas Light Show and More!

Nov 22, 2022 at 09:00 am by WGNS News

Today on WGNS, we learned about upcoming events, programs and projects that are under the direction of the Murfreesboro Parks and Rec. Department.


  • Drive Through Christmas Lights at Cannonsburgh
    The free event begins Friday, December 2 and will run Fridays, Saturdays
    and Sunday nights through December 18, 2022. Learn more here.
  • Christmas Parade Dec 11 (Entry Deadline Wednesday, November 30th at 4PM)
    Learn more about the Christmas Parade HERE.
  • BOGO sale begins Dec 12
  • Nature in the Wild (Art Fair) / Music in the Wild – Dec 10
  • Christmas at Patterson Dec 16
  • Noon Years Eve / Christmas Luncheon – St Clair
  • New Year’s Day 5k


  • Continued Construction of the Indoor Soccer Arena
  • Continued Discussions of a proposed Murfreesboro Skate Park

Guests from the Murfreesboro Parks and Rec. Department  

  • Director Nate Williams
  • Assistant Director Thomas Laird
  • Assistant Director Rachel Singer
  • Marketing Coordinator Melinda Tate
  • Cultural Arts Supervisor Susan Hicks (Cultural Arts)