Commissioner Of Tourism Visits Granville

Historic Granville recently had the Commissioner of Tourism Mark Ezell, Director of Outreach & Development Melanie Beauchamp and Ruth Dyal, Executive Director of Upper Cumberland Tourism; for lunch at Sutton General Store to present their tourism plan for Historic Granville for 2019-2020.

The first part of this occurs on Aug. 3 is hosting Country Music, a film by Ken Burns, which the Granville Museum will be conducting a free 45 minute screening of the film. It will be a sneak preview in the eight episodes series Country Music by Ken Burns with encore showings to follow. The show times on Aug. 3 at Granville Museum will be at 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.   Time to stream the first show will be on Sunday, Sept. 15 at 7 central time thru PBS television network. This is a story of America one song at a time. WCTE TV Cookeville will then be doing a live taping of Sutton Ole Time Music Hour at 7 p.m. on Aug. 3 featuring Clearview Bluegrass Band. Sutton Ole Time Music Hour Bluegrass Dinner show serves dinner by reservation at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. each Saturday. Reservations can be made by calling 931-653-4151 and you don’t want to miss this special day in Historic Granville.

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