Help Us Improve Our Cafe

Help Us Improve Our Cafe

Right now, the Harrow Road Cafe is closed for renovations. We are looking at a number of options for improving operations, food, and atmosphere, and we’d like to ask your help. Please take our Cafe survey by clicking the link below. It only takes about 10...
From Teresa Bowman

From Teresa Bowman

With The Energy In Historic Rugby Right Now, Your Gift Can Make Something Amazing Happen. Dear Friend: I hope you had a chance to come to Rugby this year. You would have seen something special. We’re introducing new programs and new ways of interacting with people. We...
Thank You

Thank You

As we wrap up another great year in Historic Rugby, we want to express our gratitude. We greatly appreciate all the folks who have visited our village this year. We are extremely grateful for all our residents and volunteers. And for those of you worldwide who are...
Rugby Marketplace, Nov. 27-28

Rugby Marketplace, Nov. 27-28

The start of the holiday season in Rugby,  our two-day Thanksgiving Marketplace features a variety of shopping opportunities with visiting artisans and crafters. Browse with delight through Rugby’s own shops including The Historic Rugby Commissary, Spirit of Red Hill,...
Christmas At Rugby

Christmas At Rugby

Each year, the historic settlement of Rugby, Tennessee, comes alive with Christmas spirit and celebrates the holidays as if it were still 1880, the year the town was settled. The living Victorian-era village will bustle with children’s activities, caroling, holiday...
NEW! Forgotten Times: Characters of Rugby (Part I)

NEW! Forgotten Times: Characters of Rugby (Part I)

The first part of  the last installment in a series featured online in the Oneida Independent Herald describes a variety of unique characters who lived in Rugby back in the day. The second part will be published on October 22. Please click on the link Forgotten Times:...
Ghostly Gathering! Oct 17 & 24

Ghostly Gathering! Oct 17 & 24

Historic Rugby’s annual “Ghostly Gathering” celebration will take place on October 17 and 24 (Saturdays) this year at 6pm Eastern. The yearly Halloween-season celebration is a favorite among village visitors, who enjoy a homemade chili dinner with dessert at the...
Fall ’15 Events in Rugby

Fall ’15 Events in Rugby

      Our loveliest season is upon us and we are offering an array of activities and events-some new and some beloved favorites. Be sure to mark your calendar and come up and join us here this fall in Rugby!     September 26 National Public Lands Day Invasive Plant...
Fall Hiking Event Saturday, Oct. 24!

Fall Hiking Event Saturday, Oct. 24!

Come to Rugby this fall and take in the beautiful colors of the season in the Rugby State Natural Area. Enjoy guided hikes on seven different trails! The hikes will begin at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM, Eastern time. Meet at the Community Building behind the Visitor Centre....