Nestled between Nashville and Hunstville, Columbia is the perfect and most charming spot for all things fall! The friendly faces are also a bonus.


 Farmers Market 

Farmers Market

The Columbia Fresh Farmers' Market us a must-visit. Every Saturday, you will find all the produce, meet the locals, chat with the farmers, grab a loaf of homemade bread, and pick a bouquet of fresh flowers. Afterwards, take a walk downtown to grab some morning coffee! 

Shop 'til you drop 
Smith and York

From the crisp leaves on the downtown square, to the fall scents lingering in and out of the shops, to the merchants' friendly faces... you cannot go wrong shopping all the fall decor on the historic downtown square. 

Fuel Up 
Buckhead Coffeehouse Fall Coffee - credit BC Instagram

Pumpkin cream cold brews! Enough said. Taste test all of Columbia's adorable coffee shops - you will not be disappointed. 

photo credit: @buckheadcoffeehouse 

Wine down 

Amber Falls Winery

Attention wine lovers! Imagine sitting on a blanket with a cool breeze enjoying your favorite wine while overlooking the fall foliage. Find all of our local winery spots! 

photo credit: @traveling_hop_hunters

Dinner in Whiskey Alley 
Whiskey Alley

A fall evening under the twinkle lights in Whiskey Alley on the downtown square makes for the perfect ambience on a date night. Columbia offers the best dining scenes! 

Trail trek

Stillhouse Hollow Falls - Yanahli photo creds

The trails at Stillhouse Hollow Falls are breathtaking - in a good way. The views of the fall foliage and the grand waterfall at the end will leave you in awe. Make sure to snap a photo! It is Instagram worthy. You can also explore the rest of our outdoor scenes!

photo credit: @yanahli_outdoors 



Antiques are an essential part of inspiration, and Columbia has all the antiques you could need. Find them all here

Have a play date

The aMuse'um Children's Museum is located in the heart of the historic downtown. Have a fun day with the children at a place where they can grow, learn, and explore. From exhibits and classes to birthday parties and events, aMuse'um offers a variety of activities and experiences.

Picture that 

Mural - credit The Linen Duck

The 'Queen Mule' mural at The Linen Duck is in the “must ’gram” list and was painted by local artist Whitney Herrington. While you’re there, be sure to visit the rest of the cute shops on W 6th, and explore all of Columbia's murals

photo credit: @thelinenduck

Take the scenic route

Columbia Backroad

Does anything get better than a Tennessee backroad in the fall? Take an outdoor adventure and explore the beautiful scenery in Columbia, Tenn. 

photo credit: @lindsayy_rhea

Stroll the park

Woodland Park

Get in some exercise while also enjoying the beautiful weather and views and at our parks! Woodland Park transforms into the perfect place for a fall stroll. 

photo credit: @feelgooddiscgolf

Have a unique stay

Blythewood Inn - Fall

Soak in the ultimate relaxation overlooking the fall trees when waking up at the Blythewood Inn Bed & Breakfast, a gorgeous 1800's Victorian-styled home. Find even more unique stays!

Taste fall brews

Taps Off Main

Have a day and explore all of our breweries! Soak in all the local and fall flavors. 

photo credit: @tapsoffmain

Hear some live tunes 

Hardison Mill Homestead Hall

Columbia is known for our live music scene. With venues such as Rory Feek's Hardison Mill Homestead Hall & Blair and Eric Garner's newly opened the Mulehouse, you will never be at a loss for live music. You can also catch live music every weekday at a local restaurant or on the downtown square during First Friday

Explore the Downtown Ghost Tour

Ghost Tour

Everyone loves a good spook. The downtown Columbia Ghost Tours have become a fall staple. You can learn all about Columbia's ghost stories on a guided candlelight tour. 

photo credit: Columbia Ghosts Tours

Get artsy 

Loblolly Art-ober

Enjoy a painting class creating fall masterpieces with family or friends at some our of creative scenes - Painting with a Twist and Muletown Pottery!

Visit a pumpkin patch
Pumpkin Paradise

The nostalgia of a pumpkin patch brings all the happy feelings of fall! Grab some pumpkins and play some games at Pumpkin Paradise

photo credit: Pumpkin Paradise 

Take a history tour
Polk Home

Columbia rich in history. Home to the 11th U.S. President, the President James K. Polk Museum & Gardens is must-visit. Soak in the rich history and the beautiful architecture. 

Explore the Columbia Arts District 
Columbia Arts Building

Exploring the Columbia Arts District will spike your fall scents. Grab some fall-inspired flavors at Wolf & Scout Coffee Bar, Barino's Italian Southern Eatery, and Mama Mila's. You can even find some fall fits at Glover's Second Hand

Attend First Friday

First Friday

Experience Downtown Columbia like a local at First Friday. Musicians and performers on the Square. Shops staying open a little later spilling outdoors onto the sidewalks. And restaurants ready for hungry faces and thirsty patrons. Experience the best shopping, dining, and live music happening around the town square in historic downtown Columbia, TN the first Friday of each month.