Ninth Annual Trail of Tears Remembrance Walk will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25. , honoring Cherokee Indians who were driven from their homelands and forced to walk to Oklahoma along Bell’s Route through Fayetteville and Lincoln County in 1838. Everyone is invited to watch or participate in this somber look back in history. The walk will begin on Adams Street at 10 a.m. and progress from there to the Lincoln County Courthouse. A living history will follow until 2 p.m. on the square.
The annual Jack Daniel’s BBQ Cook-off will be held in Lynchburg throughout the day on Saturday, Oct. 25.
Humane Society Roadblock will be held Saturday, Oct. 25, from 8 until 11 a.m. at several intersections across Fayetteville. Proceeds will benefit the Fayetteville/Lincoln County Animal Shelter.
Casseroles and More Sale for the Humane Society will start at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at St. Mary Magdalene Church. Items sell out quickly, so get there soon. Proceeds benefit the Fayetteville/Lincoln County Humane Society.
“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” will be presented by Carriage House Players on Nov. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15 at 7 p.m. each evening and on Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. at the Lincoln County Museum.
The 22nd Annual Host of Christmas Past will get underway in Fayetteville on Friday, Nov. 7, and continuing on Saturday, Nov. 8, with the Alpha Kappa Home Tours set for Sunday, Nov. 9.
The 29th Annual Foothills Crafts Christmas Arts & Crafts Festival will be held Friday, Nov. 7, and Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. This event has free parking and free admission. It will be held at the Manchester-Coffee County Conference Center located at 147 Hospitality Boulevard, off I-24, Exit 114, Manchester. For more information, contact Phyllis Dix at (931) 728-0509 or Luise Richards at (931) 454-1090.
Elk Valley Crafters Fall Craft Show will be held Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 8-9, at Lincoln County High School.
Third Annual Kiwanis Reindeer Run will be held Saturday, Nov. 8. See www.runlincolncounty.com for details.
Vietnam Era Veterans’ monthly evening meetings will be held at Mike’s All American Diner, 1842 North Main Street, Shelbyville, on the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. The next meeting will be held Thursday, Nov. 13, and will feature Lee Orman of Murfreesboro, Veterans Services officer. For more information about the Vietnam Era Veterans organization or veterans’ events, call Tom Taylor at (931) 684-2557.