150 Years - Sesquicentennial


View the video productions below highlighting our 150 Years Sesquicentennial

Bartlett 150 Homes  Bartlett 150 Business Update Bartlett 150 Arts & Education
Bartlett 150 Parks  Bartlett 150 History Bartlett 150 Amenities

Downloadable List of Events: Click here

April 16 - 17, 2016 (Sat., 11am-3pm & Sun., 2-5pm)
Historic Bartlett Weekend hosted by the Bartlett Historical Society

Walk through the Bartlett Historic Home District, visit historic buildings in Bartlett Station and “talk to people from the past” portrayed by citizens. This event will begin at the Bartlett Museum/Gotten House, 2969 Court Street.

April 16, 2016
Southern Gospel Concert 6:00-9:00pm

Join us for some good old Southern Gospel music. This event will take place at Ellendale Baptist Church, 3861 Broadway, Bartlett, TN 38135.

May 6, 2016, 6:00pm
Pickin’ Picnic Bluegrass Festival

This event will be held on the lawn of the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center next to the theatre on Appling Lake located at 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett, TN 38133.

May 20, 2016
Sesquicentennial Golf Tournament

This event benefits The West TN Veterans Home, Inc. and will be held at Quail Ridge Golf Course, 4055 Altruria Road, Bartlett, TN. 1:00pm shotgun start, $100 per person

June 4, 2016, 6:00-9:00am
Children’s Fishing Rodeo

This event is held at Appling Lake, beside BPACC, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett, TN 38133. This event is for children 12 and under.

July 4, 2016, 6:00-9:30pm
Fireworks Extravaganza

Come celebrate American’s Birthday and Bartlett’s 150 Years at this year’s event! This event takes place in the Bobby K. Flaherty Municipal Center, which is adjacent to BPACC and Appling Middle School.

September 30 & October 1, 2016
Bartlett Festival

Bartlett Festival Celebrates Bartlett 150 years! A big Birthday Theme at the Bartlett Festival, With our first MBN sanctioned BBQ Cooking Contest, hot air balloons, "Beards for Bartlett" judging, live music, a  car show, Judge Freeman Marr Panther Pride 5K, and much more. Held at W.J. Freeman Park.  Friday evening, 6-9:30pm and Saturday to 10:00am Fireworks at 7:30pm.

Your Town On Stage
Saturday, October 22, 2016 

Comprised of the award winning musicians John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal, we invite you to experience the telling of the history of the City of Bartlett filled with a photo slideshow of our town, history and more. This unique story-telling will feature the wonderful talents of local kids as they help sing on stage. This performance has also been included as part of the Sesquicentennial Celebration with the City of Bartlett.

November 11, 2016, 10:00am
Veterans Day Ceremony

Join us as we honor all Veterans! This event takes place in Veterans Park, located at the corner of Bartlett Blvd. and Bartlett Rd.

December 3, 2016, 4:00pm
Bartlett Christmas Parade, Happy Birthday Bartlett. 

The theme for the 2016 parade is "Happy Birthday Bartlett."