Carmike Cinemas Summer Kid Series

It’s going to be a hot summer. Taking the kids to a movie is a perfect way to cool off. This summer, Carmike Cinemas is hosting a summer movies series that features movies for kids at a great price! The fun starts on June 7, 2012 and continues every Thursday for 10 weeks.


The $2 movie Combo includes a drink, popcorn, and admission.

Movie Schedule
June 7 – Puss in Boots
June 14 – Chicken Run
June 21 – Over the Hedge
June 28 – Kung Fu Panda
July 5 – Shark Tale
July 12 – How To Train Your Dragon
July 19 – Madagascar 2
July 26 – Bee Movie
August 2 – Monsters vs. Aliens
August 9 – Megamind

Here’s a list of the Tennessee theaters that are participating.

Clarksville, TN – Govs Square 9
Dyersburg, TN – Carmike 9
Franklin, TN – Thoroughbred 20
Hixon, TN – Northgate 14
Johnson City, TN – Carmike 14
Knoxville, TN – Wynnsong 16
Knoxville, TN – Carmike 10
Lafollette, TN – Movies 2
Maryville, TN – Foothills 12
Merfreesboro, TN – Wynnsong 16
Morristown, TN – Carmike 12
Springfield, TN – Springfiled 1

You’ll want to check your local theater for movie times. To look for more theaters or find out more, click here.

Going Out of Business Sale at Book Gallery

We’re sad to hear that The Book Gallery, a half price bookstore in Cool Springs, is going out of business, but this means you can get a great deal on books right now.


The sale starts today!

Although there will be a few exceptions, here are the current sale prices.
Hardbacks – $3.99
Trade Paperbacks – $2.99
Mass Markets & Kids Paperbacks – $1.99

So head on over and get started on your summer reading list!

Thanks, Ms. Cheap!

Kids Bowl for Free All Summer

Your kids can bowl for free all summer long!


The IncredaBOWL promotion is back. Kids 16 and under can bowl for free all summer. Every day from April 15 – August 31 your kids get a free game of bowling and discounted shoe rental.

Just click here, fill out the simple form and you will receive your membership card via email.

Franklin Family Entertainment Center at I-65 & Hwy 96 in Franklin, TN
Tusculum Lanes on Nolensville Rd near Old Hickory Blvd in Nashville, TN

Free Day at Rutherford County Attractions

Mark your calendars now for Rutherford County’s 14th Annual “Free Day in May” Celebration on Saturday, May 19, 2012.


During this event, sponsored by the Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau, residents and visitors are invited to visit our many sites throughout the county at no charge. Be sure to take this opportunity to discover or rediscover Rutherford County!

The following sites are participating during these hours:

Bradley Academy Museum 10:00 a.m.— 4:00 p.m.
Discovery Center at Murfree Spring, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The Heritage Center, 10:00 a.m.— 3:00 p.m.
Oaklands Historic House Museum, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sam Davis Home, Smyrna, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Stones River National Battlefield, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

You are invited to stop by the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce offices at 3050 Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesboro or at the Smyrna or La Vergne City Halls to pick up a free visitors guide or call (615) 893-6565 for more information.

Visit for more information.