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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Christmas Concert by The Jackson Symphony at the Princess Theatre

Dec Jan
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Admission - $10 Children (17 and under), $12 Adult (18+) Grand Opening Dec 12th 4-9pm Open Daily from 11-8pm Sunday thru Thursday, Friday & Saturday 11-9pm Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Day Closed to Public Dec19th

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Grand Opening!!! 5PM - Ribbon Cutting $10 Child $12 Adult

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Family fun event! Parade and floats march thru the center of town!

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Featuring Combined Choirs from Henderson County Churches, Carols, Christmas Story, Hot Chocolate, Coffee, Popcorn, and lots of fun family worship! For more info contact Clay at 731-968-3685 or Mayor McCready's office.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come ice-skate, shop, eat and be Merry! Music, lights, vendors, Santa & more! Be on the look out on HC Chamber facebook for more details.

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Come out and vote for the best members chili! Free event to attend. Cost to participant in tasting the chili includes 3 tickets to use per person for judging.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Mix & Mingle with the Grinch

Dec Jan
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7:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Dinner, Dancing with DJ Sku-B and a Champagne toast at Midnight


Annual 4th of July festival including music entertainment and a 30 minute firework extravaganza on Beech Lake in Lexington, Tennessee.


Family Fun with Pumpkins, Costume Contests, Pet Parade, vendors and more!!

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Retire and Relocate

Moving to Henderson County?

Our county is composed of the towns of Parkers CrossroadsLexingtonScotts Hill and Sardis. With recreational opportunities galore — seven lakes, the largest state park in Tennessee, great schools and livability that is second to none, Henderson County offers you a wonderful place to visit and an even better place to stay! It’s an ideal place to raise your family and grow your business.

You’ll find that the reasons abound: small-town charm without the big-city hassle, reasonable cost of living, gorgeous scenery and friendly people. You will be part of a diverse business community that prizes entrepreneurial drive and innovative thinking; most importantly, you will see that in Henderson County our people make us great! To learn more about retiring here, visit

For more information about the Beech Lake Family Campground, visit To learn more about the Beech River Watershed Development Authority, visit




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Music Highway/Discover Music

Henderson County Music Experience

If you love music, you will love the integral role it has played in Henderson County. Johnny Cash performed at the very first Festival of the Lakes — back then known as the Water Festival. W.S. “Fluke” Holland, who lived in Henderson County, was a drummer for Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and the Million Dollar Quartet; he is known around the world as a true pioneer of American Rockabilly, country, folk and rock n’ roll. Henderson County native Murray Franklin “Buddy” Cannon, is a musician, songwriter and producer who has worked with Shania Twain, Sammy Kershaw, Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss, Billy Ray Cyrus and Kenny Chesney.


You’ll find other notable musicians from Henderson County, including Cynthia Rhodes, best known for her role in the movie “Dirty Dancing;” Larry Campbell, an instrumentalist who has worked with Sheryl Crow, B.B. King, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson and others; Whitney Duncan, a singer/songwriter from Scotts Hill; Raymond Parker Creasy, Jr., a former state banjo champion; Jonathan Singleton, a country music singer/songwriter and famous composer Ronnie Hughes.