Cicadas Soiree and Oaklands Mansion's Rich History

May 22, 2024 at 11:37 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - Join WGNS' Scott Walker as he chats with Oaklands Mansion’s Executive Director, James Manning, about the upcoming Cicadas Soiree, set for Saturday, June 22, at 6:30 PM. This event promises an evening of delightful dinner, live music, and fun. Manning shares fascinating stories about the families who once lived in the historic 8,000 square foot mansion. Special guest Jody Johnson also joins the conversation to discuss a captivating tale involving Judy Garland, her father, and their connection to Murfreesboro. Don’t miss this episode packed with history and local charm. Listen to our entire show on the above podcast.

PHOTO: (L to R) Manning and Johnson