Campus Community Health • HEERF I, II & III

College Town Weekends

Aug. 19th, Sept. 9th, Sept. 16th, Oct. 21st, Nov. 4th

College Town Weekends is a promotion that combines both on-campus and off-campus events into one list so students can easily find weekend activities of interest. Students are encouraged to take advantage of all that Tech and the surrounding community have to offer. After all, Cookeville is Tennessee’s college town!

Did you know?

  • The Caf is now open until 10pm on Sundays (NEW for Fall 2022). See Dining Hours.
  • The Burnett Fitness Center, Pool, and Climbing Wall are open on weekends. See Burnett Fitness Center Hours.
  • The weekend is a great time to catch up on coursework or get a head-start on the week’s assignments. The Angelo & Jennette Volpe Library is open on Saturday and Sunday. See Volpe Library hours.

August 19th Weekend

Attend any event below with an asterisk (*) to receive a free College Town Weekend shirt.
Offer while supplies last. Only one shirt per person.

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Explore Cookeville and the Upper Cumberland

Visit the Tennessee’s College Town website for video spotlights of local attractions, links to local resources, and tips for places to visit from current students.

Get outdoors and explore the Upper Cumberland! Visit Cookeville provides an excellent tour of the amazing trails, waterfalls, and other scenic spaces.

Explore Cookeville: State Parks Video Series

September 9th Weekend

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September 16th Weekend

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Shop, Eat, and Play

Did you know that many Cookeville businesses offer discounts? Check out our Pride Partners for amazing deals and unique finds. 

Retail Therapy: Whether you are looking for hiking gear, décor for your room, or the perfect outfit for the weekend’s events, you can find it in Cookeville. Select “Retail” on the Pride Partners page for more info.

Dinner on the Town: Cedar Street and Broad Street offer a number of student favorites, including Seven Senses, Father Tom’s Pub, and Crawdaddies.

Explore Cookeville: Sweet Spots Video Series

October 21st Weekend

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November 4th Weekend

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