Christmas in Nashville and Middle Tennessee

Holidays are a special time in Nashville and middle Tennessee - perfect for one-of-a-kind Celebrations. We are currently featuring events highlighting Christmas and New Years Eve. Nashville always has one of a kind concerts, shows and events to helping you celebrate. This time of year you will also find , Pictures with Santa and Annual Christmas Events. We hope these ideas help you make plans for the upcoming season. Enjoy Holiday Life -Nashville Life!

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,

Celebrate the Holidays in Nashville

Nashville is always up for a party, and holidays seem to be the best time to get together and celebrate! We hope you join the fun happening in every community of middle Tennessee.

Upcoming Holiday Events

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E.g., 11/28/2022
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Saturday, December 3, 2022

Saturdays Nov 19 - Dec 17, 2022

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

November 19, 2022 – January 08, 2023 5 – 10 PM

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Sunday, December 4, 2022

Sip while you shop with purpose! We'll have door prizes, gifts with purchase of $100+, and more!

Hosted at The Café and Shop at Thistle Farms.
5122 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN

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Sunday, December 4, 2022

Sip while you shop with purpose! We'll have door prizes, gifts with purchase of $100+, and more!

Hosted at The Café and Shop at Thistle Farms.
5122 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN

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Monday, November 28, 2022

Open nightly November 22, 2022 - January 2, 2023
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Sunday - Thursday
5:00 PM to 11:00 PM Friday & Saturday

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Jingle Beat is transforming the Nashville Fairgrounds into an immersive multiverse holiday experience! Guests are invited to explore more than 100,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor adventure!

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Monday, December 5, 2022

Mondays: November 28, December 5 & December 12 | 5:00 – 7:00 pm

Bring your furry friend in for a photo with Santa! *

Create a memory to last a lifetime

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Come join us at the Ribbon Cutting Event for our Nashville Giving Machines!

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

This holiday season, Birdsong Social at Towhee Club will be transformed into a winter wonderland!

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Elves are taking over at Birdsong Social this holiday season! As a tribute to Santa’s favorite side-kick, the restaurant will be transformed into North Pole, an elf-inspired, family-friendly holiday pop-up. Featuring:

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Enjoy a holiday cocktail while you shop for thoughtful gifts from the curated selection of local artisans, participate in a community tree lighting, capture the perfect group photo, warm up around a campfire while listening to live music, and so m

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Friday, December 2, 2022

December 2 - 18, 2022

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Friday, December 2, 2022

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Celebrate the holiday season with a tour of the Tennessee Residence decorated for Christmas!

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Friday, December 2, 2022

The annual Christmas Dinner from Belmont Mansion is being presented by the Belmont Board of Directors on December 2, 2022.

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Tickets to the Holiday Cocktail Bash include five handcrafted holiday-themed cocktails, festive treats, holiday karaoke, special guest DJ set with Alanna Royale, entry to contests with unique festive prizes, and more!

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

Join us on DECEMBER 3rd, 2022 at 3 PM for the Watertown Christmas Parade!

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

Saturday, December 3, 2022 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

LaVergne Christmas Parade is Saturday, December 3, 2022 at 5 p.m.

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

Saturday, December 3, 2022 at 5 p.m.
This year's theme is "Fire Up the Holidays"

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

December 3 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: December 3 - 18, 2022 | 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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Sunday, December 4, 2022

Sunday, December 4, 2022, 2:00pm

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 9, 2022

December 9-24, 2022

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Friday, December 9, 2022

December 9, 10, 11, 2022

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Saturday, December 10, 2022

Saturday, December 10, 2022 | Noon
The Twelve Days of Christmas Gallatin Christmas Parade
Time: Noon event is Rain or Shine

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Saturday, December 10, 2022

FRANKLIN, Tenn.

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Saturday, December 10, 2022

December 10th, 2022 at 11:00 AM

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Saturday, December 10, 2022

The Lipman Lounge, brought to you by RE/MAX Homes & Estates, Lipman Group, located on the first floor of the Green Hills Mall, is excited to host Made In TN on Saturday, December 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Saturday, December 10, 2022

December 10, 2022
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 10, 2022

December 10, 2022 at 8:00 PM CST

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Sunday, December 11, 2022

Sunday, December 11, 2022 2:00 p.m This year the event will be co-hosted by WGNS Radio along with the City of Murfreesboro.

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Sunday, December 11, 2022

Bethesda House of Healing Outreach Team invites you to join us for our Ugly Sweater Sunday • Family Play Donation Drive
Sunday, December 11, 2022 1p-5p
Bethesda HOH | 2816 Tucker Rd
Dr. Derek Miller, Pastor

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Sunday, December 11, 2022

December 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m.

Theme: Christmas Through the Years

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Sunday, December 11, 2022

December 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m.

Murfreesboro Christmas Parade will head down East Main Street and around the square.

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Sunday, December 11, 2022

Sunday, December 11, 2022, from 6pm-8pm

Park and enter at Entry 2, Santa will be waiting in between Coach and Ann Taylor.

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Monday, December 12, 2022

December 12 - 15, 17-18, 20-21, 2022
One of Music City’s most treasured traditions will return with Amy Grant and Vince Gill’s beloved “Christmas at the Ryman’ residency.

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Monday, December 12, 2022

In celebration of the month-long "Saint Nicky's" holiday pop-up, Nicky's Coal Fired is hosting a day for families and furry friends to take photos with Santa. Join the Nations restaurant on Monday, December 12 from 4:00-6:00pm, free for all.

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Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Profs and Pints Nashville presents: “They See You When You’re Sleeping,” a crash course on Krampus, Yule trolls, and other frights of the holiday season, with Cory Thomas Hutcheson, folklorist, lecturer at Middle Tennessee State University, and au

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Thursday, December 15, 2022

Nashville Symphony | Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor | Siri Howard, soprano | Christian Dante White, tenor | Stephen Nachamie, director | Felicity Stiverson, choreographer | Marta Albarracin, singer-songwriterA Music City holiday tradition!

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Friday, December 16, 2022

Mark your calendar for the Gulch Holiday Market on Friday December 16 from 3-6pm!
There will be live music, a hot chocolate bar and LOTS of shopping!

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Friday, December 16, 2022

We have transformed our haunted house into a Christmas wonderland, although it won’t be all glitter and snowflakes. You better watch out. You better not cry. Horrifying Christmas characters will haunt all those who enter.

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Saturday, December 17, 2022

John Driskell Hopkins, founding member of the GRAMMY winning Zac Brown Band brings this Appalachia inspired Christmas program to the Mulehouse stage featuring the bluegrass virtuosos Balsam Range with special guest Debby Boone, winner of the Best

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Wednesday, December 21, 2022
December 21 , 2022 – January 1, 2023
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Thursday, December 22, 2022

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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Friday, December 23, 2022

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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Saturday, December 24, 2022

Chef Tony Mantuano and Cathy Mantuano invite you to experience an eight-course seafood extravaganza, paying homage to the bountiful coastline of Southern Italy and the New World tradition in celebration of Christmas Eve.

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Sunday, December 25, 2022

Buon Natale!

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Friday, December 30, 2022

December 30, 2022 at 8:00p.m.

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Saturday, December 31, 2022

December 31, 2022
New Years Eve at the Ryman with Old Crow Medicine Show!

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Saturday, December 31, 2022

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style at The Joseph’s signature fine Italian restaurant, Yolan. Chef Tony Mantuano, wine expert Cathy Mantuano, and team take revelry to an art form with a dazzling food and wine affair accompanied by live music.

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Saturday, December 31, 2022

Step into an exclusive luxury event that's taking over W Nashville. When you arrive, you'll find five amazing experiences waiting for you to explore.

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Saturday, December 31, 2022
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Saturday, December 31, 2022

Most entertaining Bollywood New Year Party organized by Shuddh Desi Radio!
Non stop LIVE DJ Bollywood Music
Midnight Champagne toast
Cash Bar
Free giveaways
Onsite child care
Photo Booth

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Saturday, December 31, 2022

Elevate your New Year’s Eve – 21 stories high to be exact – at The Joseph’s rooftop bar, Denim.

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Sunday, January 1, 2023

Savor the first meal of 2023 with a celebratory brunch at Yolan, featuring Bistecca e Uove; white truffle-topped omelets; and Salmone Stagionato, a Barolo-cured salmon with grilled focaccia and stracciatella; as well as house breakfast favorites,

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Friday, May 5, 2023

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