Upcoming Family Friendly Events in Nashville Tennessee

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

E.g., 08/18/2017
E.g., 08/18/2017
Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

With hard-rock swagger and hip-hop rhythms Jason Aldean’s music celebrates life in the South and has had significant impact on country music.

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

The 8th Annual Italian Lights Festival will be held on The Bicentennial Mall State Park in Nashville, TN (location)
2017 DATES & TIMES:
8/18 Friday 2pm-10pm
8/19 Saturday 10am-10pm
8/20 Sunday 10am–10pm
8/21 Monday 10am–6pm

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017 to Fri, Dec 22, 2017

Nature Unleashed: Earthquakes. Tornadoes. Hurricanes. Volcanic eruptions. Tsunamis From June 24 — Oct. 29, 2017.

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

Great on a rainy day or any day for the entire family. Always have new and exciting science adventures for young minds. Adventure Science Center should be at the top of every families To Do List!

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

Smoke On The Mountain · August 3 – 19

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

The Nashville Zoo is open 7 days a week hours are from 9 AM to 6 PM until October 14th. This is the perfect family friendly activity that is sure to please the entire family. Consider purchasing a membership for your family. We have many exciting events daily at the Nashville Zoo.

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

Nashville movie theaters are open everyday, if it is too hot or rainy to be outside think about taking in a movie.

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

Underneath the 63-foot Sudekum Planetarium dome, you’ll find yourself immersed by 6.5 million stars as you’re whisked away on your journey across the planet, the galaxy and beyond.

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017 to Sat, Aug 26, 2017

The Wilson County Fair is Coming! AUGUST 18-26, 2017 the Wilson County Fair will waive its flags and banners, and wagons will lead the opening parade at 7PM on the 19th.
FAIR OPENS: Monday - Friday - 5:00 p.m., Saturdays - 10:00 a.m. and Sunday - 12 noon

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017 to Sat, Nov 04, 2017

Lucky Ladd Farms is an AG-venture Fun Park:
Enjoy nearly acres of amusements throughout the Farm featuring interactive exhibits and creative farm themed playgrounds for children and adults alike. Plan to spend the day for unlimited play!

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

Remington College Nashville Campus is offering free basic teeth cleanings throughout the month of August, and 50% off more advanced cleanings.

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

TASTE OF TENNESSEE

Dates: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

The Grand Ole Opry features a dynamic line-up of new stars, superstars, and legends of country music.

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Tennessee Titans play football every Sunday from August 12 until December 31st (except Oct 29th), the following dates are home games.
PRESEASON HOME GAMES
AUG 19 2:00PM CDT PANTHERS at Nissan Stadium
AUG 27 12:00PM CDT ) BEARS at Nissan Stadium

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017 to Sun, Oct 22, 2017

June 13-20 Fireworks on June 16
June 28 - July 3rd fireworks on July 3rd
July 7-9 Fireworks on July 7
July 25- August 1 Fireworks on July 28
August 11-14 Fireworks on August 11
August 19 - 22
August 24- 31 Fireworks on August 25 & August 31

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Late summer brings super sweet fun for all at Lucky Ladd Farms Sweet Corn Festival! We’ll be serving up everybody’s seasonal favorite – fresh roasted sweet corn on the cob dripping with warm butter and covered in your favorite flavored seasoning.  

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Join us for a USATF certified course with a variation of flat and hills at Shelby Park. If you have been running 5Ks all year and are ready to move up to the next category, this race is for you. Seasoned 10K runners? Make this year your personal best.

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Late summer brings super sweet fun for all that will have you grinning ear to ear! Test your skills and win prizes in the Corn Eating, Corn Shucking and Sweet Corn Selfie Competitions.

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Stop in Parnassus Bookstore for stories, giggles, and songs every Saturday morning!

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Bring your kids to KIDSVILLE at the Parthenon is a FREE program every Saturday morning that combines storytelling, educational activities, arts & crafts, musicians and special guests & more! Kidsville is FREE for families of children ages 12 and younger.

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Musicians Corner, a program of The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park, supports emerging artists, and provides inclusive arts enrichment and educational programming for adults and youth.

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Learn new moves in this line dance workshop, designed for dancers of all skill levels, beginner to expert. Brittney Jones, dance instructor at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon, will teach popular steps like Beginner’s Luck, Cotton Eyed Joe, and Good Time. No partner necessary.?

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Arrington Vineyards hosts Music in the Vines every year from April through November every Saturday and Sunday. Saturdays from 4pm to 8pm | Sunday from 2pm to 6pmThese events are free! Come out and enjoy the vineyard grounds with family and friends.

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Arrington Vineyards hosts Music in the Vines every year from April through November every Saturday and Sunday. Saturdays from 4pm to 8pm | Sunday from 2pm to 6pm These events are free! Come out and enjoy the vineyard grounds with family and friends.

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Mark your calendar for Shawn Byrne at the Fonanel in Nashville!

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Mark your calendar for Marty Crum at the Fonanel in Nashville!

Dates: Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Spend Saturday Night dancing (or listening) to live big band music played by some of Nashville's finest musicians. Bring a lawn chair and a blanket.

Dates: Sun, Aug 20, 2017

Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Thursday nights enjoy the Commodore Grille Songwriter Stage hosted by Debi Champion located at 2613 West End Blvd Nashville 37203

Dates: Sun, Aug 20, 2017 to Sun, Sep 10, 2017

Children ages 7 (must be born in 2009) to 11 years old are invited to audition to perform in “Nashville’s Nutcracker: Celebrating 10 Years!” this December. This is the only opportunity the general public will have to perform on stage with Nashville Ballet and the Nashville Symphony this season.

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