Adams, Tennessee

Adams TN Real Estate, Adams Area and Community Information



Adams is a tiny city located in the central portion of Northern Tennessee just minutes from the larger cities of Memphis and Clarksville. It is one of the communities that make up Robertson County and is home to slightly over 630 people (as of the year 2010). This is a lovely rural community that is perfect for those looking to retire or raise a family.

History of Adams

The territory that is known as Adams today was incorporated as a town in the year 1869. At this time, it was called Red River. It was renamed in 1898 in honor of James Adams who owned most of the land when it was first founded. In 1963, Adams was reincorporated as a city.

Parks and Recreation

People who live in Adams TN homes enjoy access to several parks in the area, all of which offer various great amenities. A popular park among residents is Bell School Park and Community Center located just off of Highway 41. In this park, you will find a playground area, a baseball field and covered picnic tables.

Another favorite park near Adams homes for sale is Garner Street Park, which is situated on North Garner Street. Amenities of this park include picnic shelters, a baseball field, tennis courts, a playground, nature trails and clean bathrooms. Other parks you might like to visit are John Strange Park and J. Travis Price Park.

Attractions and Activities

Real estate in Adams is also close to a number of fun attractions for people of all ages. Some popular kid friendly locations are the Bell Witch Cave, Kids-N-Play, Great Escape Theaters, Monkey Joes and the Nashville Zoo. If you enjoy outdoor activities, be sure to visit Dunbar Cave, Clarksville Greenway and Radner Lake State Park.

Do you love art and history? There are many attractions near Adams homes that are art or history related, and some of the best ones are Customs House Museum, Swirlz Art Studio, Clement Hotel Railroad Museum and Belle Meade Plantation. Other noteworthy attractions in or near Adams include the Ryman Auditorium, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Opryland Hotel Gardens.

Special Events in Adams

If you choose to become an Adams home buyer, you will have the opportunity to attend several fun community events. One of the most popular events that is held near Adams properties is the Annual Bell Witch Fall Fest. This event takes place in October and features thrilling cave and cabin tours, concessions, haunted hayrides, and fun psychic readings.

Another event that takes place just minutes away from Adams real estate is Christmas in the Park. This event is held in December and features a festive Christmas parade, Christmas music, free refreshments, an amazing light display and visits with Santa. You may also want to attend the Annual Bell Witch Bluegrass Festival (September) and the city's yearly Fourth of July Celebration.

Homes for sale in Adams are perfect for people who are looking for a rural community to call home. If this sounds great to you, give Valerie Hunter-Kelly a phone call. She can help you locate a home in Adams that you and your family will love. Do not wait another day. Call Valerie Hunter-Kelly today! 
Valerie Hunter-Kelly
Valerie Hunter-Kelly
Sales Executive