A Step in The Right Direction –– Fort Defiance Civil War Park

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Fort Defiance Civil War Park Visitor Center

Perched atop Boothill in the Clarksville neighborhood of New Providence, the Fort Defiance Civil War Park & Interpretive Center sits high on a bluff where Red River and Cumberland River converge. With sweeping views of these rivers and of Downtown Clarksville, you can soak up an afternoon enjoying the scenery, or perhaps dig a little deeper. One of the last remaining earthen forts, Fort Defiance was originally built by 200 enslaved men and its story is steeped in African-American heritage. 

5 Ways to Enjoy the APSU Campus

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Clarksville is home to hundreds of thousands of people. With this size population, there are many options for fun on a typical weekend. Enjoy dinner downtown. See a movie or show at one of the theatres. Plan an escape games outing with friends. One often overlooked opportunity is the myriad of events and activities at our own Austin Peay State University – some that you may not have even considered. Check out these top 5 activities that are open to the public. Maybe you’ll want to add some to your to-do list!

Indulge in These 3 New Downtown Shops

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
New bookstore opens in downtown Clarksville

I am a woman of few guilty pleasures, and walking around downtown Clarksville on Saturday I came across a handful of new stores that feed my indulgences -- books, records and vintage.

4 Fun Family Favorites

Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Planet 3 Air Trampoline Park

Now that Christmas is over, winter break is behind us and all the decorations are put up (well, most anyway), getting out of the house is a must. Here are some of our favorite things to do in Clarksville that keep the 6-year-old and 4-year-old entertained.

Outdoor Journeys & Winter Fare in Clarksville

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

From forested trails, to urban adventures, and wintry brews, Clarksville in the wintertime offers fun family journeys and cozy places to settle in for local brews and fare.

Local Joints on Clarksville's BBQ Trail

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Writer Mari-Alice Jasper tells us about her favorite finds on the Clarksville BBQ trail. Discover where to find pork, chicken, brisket, fresh-made sides, and decadent desserts.. and discover a few secret ingredients for Clarksville's variety of homemade sauces!

Connecting Clarksville through Coffee

Thursday, December 6, 2018

No matter your walk of life – from the college student to the CEO – coffee has likely improved your mood, performance or even interpersonal interactions at some point. It’s a meeting staple, a morning jolt for many, and thanks to the recent “third wave” coffee movement, it has become an art.

Rediscover the Magic of Christmas

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A serene holiday glow warms many U.S. cities between Thanksgiving and the New Year, but Clarksville truly sparkles as millions of lights adorn the city’s Cumberland RiverWalk and downtown city center. Rediscover the magic of Christmas at these family-friendly events.

4 stores for antiques, vintage and more

Monday, November 26, 2018

With more than a dozen stores specializing in vintage and collectible items in Clarksville, the city has become a tourist destination for antiquing.

Standing at Ease -- a Primer for Clarksville's Culinary Trail

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Smokin Chikin serves rotisserie chicken flavored with marinades from around the globe.

Clarksville is steeped in agrarian and military tradition. Wilma Rudolph, Jimi Hendrix and Pat Summit are just a few iconic Clarksville connections in history. Now, the likes of LG and Hankook are calling the Queen City home, bringing their food ways along with them. It’s no wonder why this northern Middle Tennessee town’s culinary scene is just as diverse as its communities. From classic favorites to budding trendsetters, you’ll want to salute these tastemakers opening the kitchen door of the “Gateway to the New South.”

Bringing Craft to Clarksville

Friday, October 26, 2018

In only two years, Clarksville has matured from a one-brewery town to a true libation destination with a new craft distillery, three new breweries and a fourth slated to open in 2019. The city's breweries are all distinctly different but share a passion for the nationwide craft movement and the goal to foster an appreciation for micro brewing’s meticulous process and countless flavors. 

8 Spooky Halloween Traditions

Monday, October 15, 2018
Wickham Statues

Looking for a few slightly spooky things to do to put you in the Halloween spirit? Here are 8 Clarksville traditions that will make your holiday, maybe even you entire fall, extra special.  

A Favorite Family Fun Day

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

This busy Clarksville family of four shares some of their favorite ways to have fun together.

A Chic Clarksville Retreat

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
When the bags under your eyes start to look like mine and are larger than the one you’re carrying, it’s time to refresh with some girlie girl fun, fashionista finds and foodie forays. From Beachaven's Blush to the Roxy’s ...

These 7 Ice Cream Spots Will Help you Beat the Summer Heat

Friday, August 24, 2018

August and September can be hard months for fall-lovers who are beyond ready for cooler temps. Those long summer days sometimes even stretch into October, making the summer lovers among us happy as larks. Whether your heart is with boots or flip-flops, you can beat the heat with ice cream from these seven local spots. (Please check Facebook pages or websites as hours may change seasonally.)



6 of the Most Instagrammable Spots in Clarskville TN

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Florida-based Travel Blogger Sheila Berrios-Nazario visited Clarksville recently. During her trip, she found some spots you shouldn't miss on your next visit where you can capture pictures for your Instagram (or Facebook) that you'll feel proud of.

Kick off Your Summer with these 9 Memorial Day Weekend Activities

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Boating on the Cumberland

Memorial Day Weekend is the official kickoff to summer for many families. If you're traveling to Clarksville to visit friends or family, check out these fun activities to get your summer started!

5 Spots for a Beautiful Spring Hike

Friday, April 13, 2018
The Clarksville Greenway is a 9-mile paved trail perfect for walking and biking.

This winter has lingered a little too long for most of us here in Clarksville. Now that Spring and 70-degree weather and beautiful blooms are here, we’re heading outside and enjoying the trails! Here are five picks that are sure to make you appreciate warmer weather and Clarksville's natural beauty!

6 Places to Enjoy a Local Libation

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Beachaven Winery

Clarksville makers churn out wine, artisan brews and spirits with craft precision. Check out the variety of libations at these six spots -- all made right here in Clarksville.

21 Places to Take a Selfie

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Clarksville Starry Night Mural

Murals, sculptures, fountains and flames fill Clarksville’s Public Art Trail. Explore, learn and take a selfie! #clarksvilleart

Impress a Date (or Spouse) with These 3 Concerts

Thursday, January 11, 2018
Dueling Pianos at Old Glory Distilling

Looking for things to do in the next few weeks? Here are some ideas that are sure to impress...and improve the January blues!

11 Ways to Catch the Holiday Spirit in Clarksville

Friday, November 17, 2017
Strawberry Alley adorned with Christmas lights

Clarksville sparkles during December as millions of lights adorn the city’s Cumberland RiverWalk and downtown city center.

History's All Around You

Monday, October 23, 2017

Clarksville, Tennessee is first and foremost a river city, giving it an important role in military history, the tobacco trade, and economic development. Many historic attractions in the community tell Clarksville's story.

Power Down and Reconnect

Friday, July 7, 2017
Kayaking on the Red River

You'll find it easy to unplug for a bit and reconnect with family, friends or even yourself while you enjoy this historic city on the Cumberland.

Locally Grown - Artists, Farmers, & Businesses

Thursday, August 4, 2016
Farmers Market

Looking for something locally grown? Locally made? Locally created? Well you can find it right here in Historic Downtown Clarksville, Tennessee. August is the perfect time to get out, check out new places and support local businesses and artists.

Independence Day | Visit Clarksville, TN

Friday, July 1, 2016
Independence Day Celebration Fireworks

What a beautiful time of year in Clarksville-Montgomery County! Summer is here, birds are chirping, kids are playing on summer break and the smells of flowers are in the air. Ahhh, we love this time of year! This month, we celebrate our Independence with fireworks, music and lots of family fun! 

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