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Masters & Makers

Masters & Makers

Explore the Masters & Makers Trail that winds through the scenic beauty of the Williamson County countryside that bore witness to history and has produced the cherished traditions passed through the generations. Along the trail visit with the masters of making wine and spirits at the county’s winery and distilleries. Immerse yourself in the culture while savoring the distinct, locally made flavors at multiple stops that dot the more than 70 miles of the Masters & Makers Trail. Pick up your Masters & Makers Trail passport at any location or sign up for the free digital passport, visit four out of the five stops on the trail, and turn in your stamped passport for a free t-shirt at the Visitor Center in downtown Franklin!

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Arrington Vineyards

Arrington Vineyards is an award-winning winery owned by Kix Brooks, Kip Summers, and John Russell. Choose from 18 award-winning reds, whites and dessert wines. Outdoor bistro and picnic tables are available for picnicking, or you are welcome to bring your own blankets and camping chairs to enjoy Arrington Vineyard’s beautiful 75 acres.

Tours & Tastings

Monday – Saturday: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: 12 – 6 p.m.
Tours are offered Thursday through Sunday by reservation only

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Nearby Restaurants

Simply Living Life (caters onsite Saturday & Sundays), Martin’s Bar-B-Que, Nolensville Feed Mill

Company Distilling at Thompson’s Station

Located in the charming and picturesque town of Thompson’s Station, H Clark Distillery became Company Distilling in 2020. They craft their spirits in the same building local farmers used to house grains before loading them on the railroad for sale generations ago. It’s only fitting that their distillery is located in the same old building, using grains to create high-quality spirits to Gather Around™️.

Tours & Tastings

Thursday – Monday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tours are complimentary
Tastings are $15

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Nearby Restaurants

Circa (dinner only), 55 South, Martin’s Bar-B-Que

Leiper’s Fork Distillery

Leiper’s Fork Distillery is honored to bring back a lost art and history to Williamson County—a county that has always put its history and heritage at the forefront. Because of this, Leiper’s Fork Distillery pledges to their distilling forefathers and patrons to pour their heart and soul into every drop of whiskey they make.

Tours & Tastings

Tuesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tours at the top of each hour
$18 per Person

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Nearby Restaurants

1892, Country Boy Restaurant, Fox & Locke (formerly Puckett’s of Leiper’s Fork)

Mill Creek Brewing

Located in the beautiful town of Nolensville, Mill Creek Brewing is a hard-working local brewery that proudly offers a variety of microbrews, along with seasonal favorites. Stop by the taproom in Nolensville to enjoy a pint and one of their famous burgers!

Tours & Tastings

Available on Saturdays by request, includes a tasting
$10 per person
Email info@millcreekbrewingco.com to set up a reservation

Taproom

Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Curio Brewing Co.

Started by two friends with a common love of coffee and beer, Curio Brewing Co. is the latest addition to the Masters & Makers Trail. Curio Brewing Co. offers a variety of their own experimental ales as well as regional favorites on tap. While you’re there, try their signature coffee and handcrafted drinks too!

Tours & Tastings

Monday – Tuesday: 7 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Wednesday – Saturday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Taproom

Come visit for a $10 brewery tour and a pint!

Visitor Center
400 Main Street
Franklin, 37064