Historic Granville will celebrate the Grand Opening of Tennessee’s Mayberry Town on June 13 with a full day of celebration. The new Mayberry I Love Lucy Museum will have a ribbon cutting at 9:30 a.m.
Tennessee Mayberry Town is honored to have Little Ricky of the I Love Lucy Show (he also performed as Johnny Paul Jason and Rodney Dillard of the Darlings on the Andy Griffith Show) to be part of the Grand Opening Event. Little Ricky will perform at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m., playing his drums and telling stories of his career. Rodney Dillard of the Darlings will perform a concert at 11 a.m. and will also perform as the warm-up show on June 13 at 6 p.m. at the Sutton Ole Time Music Hour Bluegrass Dinner Show.
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