Upcoming Family Friendly Events in Nashville

Mark your calendar and check out the best upcoming Family-friendly fun events that rock Nashville and middle Tennessee! Discover events packed full of family fun including Music, Food, Animals, Kid Activities, Sports, Events & much more all happening this week.

There are a number of ongoing events including indoor happenings for those rainy days when the kids need a fun activities. Check out all of the upcoming Family Events and our Kid and Family Guide for the best Family resources in Middle Tennessee.

Please follow the links to the websites to make sure dates and times are accurate and determiner if tickets need to be purchased prior to heading out.. Also some events weather can be a factor,

Upcoming Family Friendly Events

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Sunday, December 12, 2021

Having fun while learning. It is the key ingredient!

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Times: April-September/8:00pm October-March/7:00pm

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Open every day, year round, EXCEPT Thanksgiving day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Digital Worlds VR Arcade offers Tennessee the best experience for Virtual Reality in the Franklin, TN area. Perfect for Birthday Parties, Date Nights, Bachelor Parties, & Corporate Events.

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Every Saturday 11-11:45 AM
Kidsville at the Parthenon is a FREE weekly program that combines storytelling, educational activities, arts & crafts, musicians and special guests & more!

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Tour Hours:
Monday thru Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Sunday from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Last tour begins at 3:30pm - Closed All Major Holidays

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

The Haunted Hearse Tour allows you to sit back and relax (if you can) in our 10-passenger converted Hearse and enjoy a 60-minute riding tour of some of Nashville’s most haunted buildings.

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021

On October 5, Nicky’s Coal Fired will introduce Tuesday service for the first time since March 2020 and $10 Tuesdays, a special which makes all artisanal coal fired pizzas just $10.

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

An Evening of Mysteries and Illusions with international award-winning magician Jason Michaels. This is a magic show you'll never forget! Enjoy a Unique and Mysterious Evening with Nashville’s Premier Magician!

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Nov 19 - Dec 25, 2021

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Saturdays Nov 20 - Dec 18, 2021

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Winterfest is back for another fun season filled with magical memories! Beginning November 19, 2021, Fountains at Gateway will be transformed into a vibrant winter wonderland. We hope you’ll make plans to come skate with us this season!

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

November 20, 2021 – January 09, 2022

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Santa will be at The Mall at Green Hills https://shopgreenhills.com/pages/sfa for family photos.

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Open nightly November 23, 2021 - January 2, 2022
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Sunday-Thursday
5:00 PM to 11:00 PM Friday & Saturday

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Nov 25, 2021 - Dec 26, 2021

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

11/2/21 - 1/9/22 | 6 to 10 PM | Thursday through Sunday

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

November 27 - December 24, 2021
Your Nashville Holiday tradition is back. The season seems to be missing something if your family does not book tickets to see the Nashville Ballet present The Nutcracker!

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: December 3 - 19, 2021 | 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Drive through Cannonsburgh Village and enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season!

Free Admission

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Dec 3, 4, 5, 2021

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Come celebrate the grand opening of electronics repair shop Asurion Tech Repair & Solutions™ this Saturday, Dec. 4, in the Gulch at 11th and Church.

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Join us on December 4th, 2021 at 3 PM for the Watertown Christmas Parade!

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Saturday, December 4, 2021 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
THEME: Songs of Christmas!

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 6:00pm!

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

LaVergne Christmas Parade is December 4, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Sunday, December 05, 2021, 02:00pm - 05:00pm
Celebrate the Christmas season in Lebanon Tennessee with this family favorite event.

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Sunday, December 5, 2021, 2pm.

Spectators will gather along the parade route to watch floats, bands, classic cars, dancers, and Santa & Mrs. Claus, as they travel northbound on Lowry Street toward Sam Ridley Parkway.

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Friday, December 10, 2021

Yes! This year Belmont Mansion is again presenting Christmas Dinner from Belmont Mansion. This new tradition is a holiday celebration complete with a beautiful dinner at home WITHOUT all the cooking.

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

The Tennessee State Museum and Tennessee Craft invites the public to "Craft Day at the Museum,” a family day holiday celebration and demonstration with some of Tennessee’s best craft artists on Saturday, December 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Saturday, December 11th 2021 at 1:00 pm

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

December 11, 2021 | 2 PM
Please arrive early as there is only ONE road thru the village and it will be closed at 1:50pm.

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

December 11, 2021
Annual Almost World Famous Leiper's Fork Christmas Parade in Leiper's Fork Tennessee on the the second Saturday of December at 2pm. (Inclement Weather date will be the third Saturday of December).

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 5 p.m.
This year's theme is "Who Stole Christmas?" and the Grand Marshal is the La Vergne Grinch.

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Sunday, December 12, 2021

Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.

Theme: The Spirit of Christmas

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Sunday, December 12, 2021

Sunday, December 12th at 2PM

Murfreesboro Christmas Parade will head down East Main Street and around the square on Sunday, December 12th at 2PM. The theme of the parade this year is "The Spirit of Christmas."

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Sunday, December 12, 2021

Come and experience the Christmas story in sight and sound as the St. Timothy Choir presents “Noel!” Choir, soloists, narration, and engaging video combine to make the story come alive in a fresh and enjoyable way.

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Monday, December 13, 2021

December 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 21 & 22, 2021

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Monday, December 13, 2021

Dec 13, 2021 at 7 PM

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

December 15 - 24, 2021

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

December 16-22, 2021

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor | additional performers to be announced

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Saturday, December 18, 2021

Show me Snakes presents the Show Me Reptile & Exotics Show.

Join the adventure with us!

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Monday, December 20, 2021

A Music City holiday tradition! Singer-songwriter Dave Barnes and guests perform classic originals like “Christmas Tonight” and “All I Want for Christmas Is You,” along with holiday favorites including “I’ll Be Home for Christmas” and more.

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Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Drew and Ellie Holcomb and their band The Neighbors return to the Schermerhorn for a celebration of holidays, family, friends and music.

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Thursday, December 23, 2021

Build lifelong memories with your family and friends and celebrate the true story of Christmas by singing your faith with thousands of Christians across the country!

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Friday, December 31, 2021

Ring in the New Year in Music City with a FREE concert anchored by headliners Dierks Bentley, Zac Brown Band, and Dan + Shay at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park.

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Saturday, January 1, 2022

The Inaugural LORD of the WINGS! #BestWingsNashville

Find the BEST Wings in Nashville by eating the BEST Wings in Nashville!

LORD of the WINGS is the BIGGEST celebration of the the BEST WINGS in Nashville and lasts ALL January!

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Sunday, January 2, 2022

The 2022 Toyota U.S. Figure Skating Championships will be held Jan. 3-9, 2022 in Nashville, Tennessee. U.S. champions will be crowned in ladies, men’s, pairs, and ice dance at the championship and junior levels of the U.S.

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Monday, January 3, 2022

Jan. 3-9, 2022 U.S. champions will be crowned in ladies, men’s, pairs and ice dance at the championship and junior levels of the U.S. Figure Skating competitive structure. The U.S.

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Thursday, March 24, 2022

March 24-27, 2022

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Thursday, March 24, 2022

March 24-27, 2022

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Tuesday, March 29, 2022

March 29 - April 2, 2022 Produced by NSAI, the world's largest all-songwriter festival features both seasoned pros and fresh faces performing their past, present and future hits each night in some of Music City’s best listening rooms.

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Friday, May 13, 2022

May 13-14, 2022
"Berry Sweet Traditions" - celebrating 76 years of the Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival in Portland, TN!

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Saturday, May 14, 2022

May 14-21, 2022

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Saturday, September 17, 2022

September 17, 2022
The annual La Vergne Old Timers’ Festival is an amazing blend of mixing old traditions with new ones. There are also new crafts for sale from local and regional vendors.

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