Nashville Christmas Shows and Events

Christmas Shows

Every Holiday Season Nashville turns on the twinkling lights and pulls out the Christmas music to put on a show you won't soon forget. When the stars come out in our town you can expect to see both rising stars and some of the biggest names. Enjoy!

Mark Your Holiday Calendar

Nashville Holiday Traditions like going to the ballet to see The Nutcracker, the Ryman to see The Vince Gill and Amy Grant Christmas special always top our list of Holiday Season Events not to be misses. You also need to make plans to visit Historic downtown Franklin for the 33rd annual A Dickens of a Christmas where musicians and characters will fill the streets several from Charles Dicken's stores.

Think this sounds great here are some more great events you will want to add to your calendar:

Celebrating Christmas in Nashville

12/03/2018 - 7:00pm

Always the first Monday in December enjoy the Columbia Main Street Christmas Parade.

12/09/2018 - 2:00pm

The 2018 Murfreesboro Christmas Parade will be at 2:00pm on Sunday, December 9,2018.

12/01/2018 - 5:00pm

Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 5 PM – 7 PM Clarksville Christmas Parade, a night-time, lighted Christmas parade - a Must See for Kids & Families in middle Tennessee.

12/08/2018 - 11:00am

Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 11:00am

--Mt Juliet East of Nashville
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Mt Juliet Christmas Parade
Mt Juliet Road
37122 Mt Juliet , TN

11/18/2018 - 4:00pm
11/19/2018 - 4:00pm

Get in the spirit of the season as you discover more than 3 million dazzling Christmas lights around every bend of our resort! Don’t miss the magic of the new lights and festive décor Santa’s Elves have added for 2018.

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11/23/2018 (All day)
11/24/2018 (All day)

Bells are ringing and spirits are bright! Enjoy an all new holiday lights tour like none other with Grand Avenue this season. Twinkling lights, steaming cider and holiday memories await!

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Come see the Holiday LIGHTS and start a new holiday tradition with Cheekwood!

12/01/2018 - 8:30am

The Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade Saturday, December 1, 2018, as the parade steps off promptly at 8:30AM at the corner of North 1st Ave & Brandon Street!

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11/30/2018 - 6:00pm

The downtown Franklin Christmas Tree Lighting on the Square is a fun way for the entire family to kick-off the holiday season.


2018 Franklin Christmas Parade is Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM



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