Freebie Friday: Portland Strawberry Festival, The Frist Visual Arts Center
It's a great weekend to enjoy middle Tennessee, and there are many ways to do that for free.
This is the final weekend to enjoy the Frist Center for the Visual Arts for free. The Frist has been offering free entry as long as you show a hotel room key card for several weeks. The Frist is always open to kids 18 and younger. Its open Saturday and Sunday.
Despite the severe weather and flash flooding this week, Portland's Strawberry Festival is still on. It's Saturday and usually attracts about 30,000 people.
There will be free fireworks, a strawberry eating contest, free music all day, including Ronnie McDowell, and a parade.