There’s a lot to take in when you walk into a Cracker Barrel Country Store. From the cast iron skillets to the large wood-burning fireplace to the hundreds of memorabilia and artifacts adorning the walls. It all comes together to create a one-of-a-kind experience to make you feel right at home. It might surprise you […]Read more
Pentatonix and Mickey Guyton team up for Cracker Barrel’s Holiday Special
Featuring exclusive performances of holiday classics and new releases. It’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas. Music has always been…well, instrumental in our holiday celebrations here at Cracker Barrel.And this year, through music, we’re celebrating gathering again for the holidays and sharing traditions, both old and new. In Sounds of the Season Together Again, […]Read more
Stories ‘Round the Barrel: A Future Chef
Take a moment and think back to when you were 7 years old… “What did you want to be when you grew up?” Most kids will tell you an astronaut, an athlete, a teacher, or even a rock star. But not Jack! This charming 2nd grader wants to combine his passion for cooking with his […]Read more
Cracker Barrel Announces New Partnership with Feeding America to Fight Hunger in America
Did you know that in the U.S. alone, there are over 38 million people who struggle to keep food on the tables? Hunger affects all communities and people from every walk of life, and the pandemic has only aided in increasing that number. Of that 38 million, nearly 12 million are children. So many families […]Read more
20 Surprising Facts About Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
When you hear the words Cracker Barrel, what comes to mind? Is it our Front Porch lined with rocking chairs? Our warm buttermilk biscuits? Or our cozy dining room filled with artifacts and memories from the past? We’ve been pleasing people f Oor more than 50 years since the first Cracker Barrel opened in Lebanon, […]Read more
Cracker Barrel Partners with Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee to Care for Military Families
We love our military families, and we are incredibly grateful for everything they do for us! For years, Cracker Barrel, along with the USO, has supported our military families through a number of exciting outreaches, and this recent event continues that tradition of caring and service. For the first time, we were able to […]Read more
Make the Tradition of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® Even MORE Memorable This Year!
We know our holiday traditions will be celebrated differently this year. But some traditions are too meaningful to skip and just need to be reimagined, and the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® is one of those must-haves for families nationwide! To make this year’s Parade even more memorable, we are bringing global superstar Dolly Parton […]Read more
Where Did Cracker Barrel Get Its Name?
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® is a familiar restaurant and retail store, but some folks may not be familiar with how we got our name. It’s a simple story really, but we think it’s pretty interesting. Would you like to hear it? OK, let’s gather around the cracker barrel and we’ll tell ya! Soda crackers […]Read more
Feeling Bored? Create Your Own Peg Game Board!
Stay at home orders have caused families to think outside the box for ways to keep busy and entertain the kids. That’s why we’ve come up with an easy DIY for the whole family to enjoy while sheltering in place. And, if you’ve ever visited a Cracker Barrel, we are pretty sure you have noticed […]Read more