Watch the Blue Raiders Play at Floyd Stadium
Bring your team spirit and cheer on the MTSU Blue Raiders at Floyd Stadium, less than four miles from the Country Inn & Suites. Afterward, you can head to Main Street Murfreesboro to peruse the vibrant area of eclectic shops, restaurants and other activities. Spend an afternoon shopping at The Avenue, or take your golf clubs a few minutes down the road for a game at Indian Hills Golf Course. History buffs shouldn’t miss out on Stones River National Battlefield, Oaklands Mansion, or The Historic Sam Davis Home & Plantation for an afternoon of unforgettable insight into our nation’s past.
- Stones River National Battlefield (2.9 miles)
Stones River National Battlefield was the site of one of the Union’s most important victories during the Civil War. It is now home to the nation’s oldest Civil War monument.
Phone: +1 (615) 893-9501
- Discovery Center (3.1 miles)
Kids get a kick out of putting on a conductor’s hat and running the trains at Clark Maples Depot or learning about the five senses with giant, hands-on exhibitions at the Discovery Center.
Phone: +1 (615) 890-2300
- Oaklands Mansion (4 miles)
Visit this nationally registered historic landmark, renowned for its unique Italianate design. Check out artifacts on display in the home or take a scenic stroll through the sprawling gardens.
Phone: +1 (615) 893-0022
- Middle Tennessee State University (4.6 miles)
More than 22,000 students attend this comprehensive public university, established in 1911. Cheer on the Blue Raiders at a basketball game or catch a football match at Floyd Stadium.
Phone: +1 (615) 898-2300
- The Historic Sam Davis Home & Plantation (14 miles)
Visit the home of a young Civil War soldier, which was built in 1810. Enjoy a guided tour of the home or explore the surrounding grounds on your own.
Phone: +1 (615) 459-2341
Shopping and Entertainment
- Stones River Mall (0.9 miles)
Spend an afternoon browsing for bargains at popular stores like Charlotte Russe, JCPenney and more. If you get hungry, grab a bite to eat at Buffalo Wild Wings or Sam’s Sports Grill.
Phone: +1 (615) 896-4486
- The Avenue Murfreesboro (1.9 miles)
The Avenue is the region’s premier outdoor shopping center, pairing specialty boutiques and local businesses with popular national chain retailers like World Market and Pottery Barn.
Phone: +1 (615) 893-4207
- Main Street Murfreesboro (2 miles)
Spend a morning at the Saturday market perusing local produce or enjoy an evening of live music at this extensive strip of dining, shopping and entertainment destinations in downtown Murfreesboro.
Phone: +1 (615) 895-1887
- The Center for the Arts (2.7 miles)
Peruse the works of local artists on display or catch a live theater performance at The Center for the Arts, located in downtown Murfreesboro.
Phone: +1 (615) 904-2787
- Indian Hills Golf Course (5.7 miles)
Putt and drive your way through 6,800 yards of beautifully landscaped greens at this 18-hole course. Grab a bite to eat at Jack’s Grill for great food and gorgeous views of Stones River.
Phone: +1 (615) 895-3642