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Clarksville Parks and Recreation announces Fright on Franklin rescheduled to October 27th


Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s Fright on Franklin, which had been planned for Saturday, October 26th, has been rescheduled because of the threat of inclement weather.

Fright on Franklin will be from 3:00pm-6:00pm Sunday, October 27th, 2019 in historic downtown Clarksville.

Fright on Franklin, presented by Altra Federal Credit Union, is a free, family-friendly event featuring safe trick-or-treating, a hayride, costume contests and more. Follow the screams (of delight) to an afternoon and evening of fun Halloween-themed activities.

Fright on Franklin to be held in Downtown Clarksville on Sunday, October 27th.

Fright on Franklin to be held in Downtown Clarksville on Sunday, October 27th.

A costume contest will be staged at the City Hall/US Bank parking lot. Prizes will be awarded for “Best Costume” in each age group and “Best Group.” Prizes include Altra Federal Credit Union gift cards, D&D Blacklight Mini Golf passes, and Academy Sports + Outdoors gift cards.

Pre-registration is encouraged and available online at through 7:00am Friday, October 25th. Registration will be available at the event on a first-come, first-served basis. The contest is free to enter.

Contest categories include ages 0-2 at 3:15pm, ages 3-6 at 3:45pm, ages 7-9 at 4:15pm, ages 10-12 at 4:45pm, and group costumes at 5:15pm. Preference will be given to original costumes in all age categories. Registrants are asked to arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled time to check-in. All costumes should be in good taste and appropriate for a family event.

Fright on Franklin also will feature 70 trick-or-treat booths and a hayride provided by the Knights of Columbus and more. To view a full list of participating vendors, visit

Bojangles and Relish the Dog will be available for food and drink purchases.

For information, visit

About the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department

Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department OfficeThe mission of the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is to provide a variety of positive recreational experiences to enhance life values for individuals, families, and our diverse culture.

The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational facilities and activities for all ages, maintains more than 700 acres of parks and facilities, provides 22 park facilities that offer a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, picnic areas, walking trails and pavilions or picnic shelters and maintains three community centers with year-round programming for youth, adults and seniors, as well as four public swimming pools

The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is located at 102 Public Square, Clarksville.

To learn more call 931.645.7476.




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