Upcoming Kid Friendly Events in Nashville Tennessee

Kid and Family Calendar for Nashville Tennessee

Nashville Tennessee is packed full of fun Family Activities including our Sports and Recreation Guide and Kid and Family Attractions for the entire family. On a rainy day you can start with the Adventure Science Center with the Sudekum Planetarium and Nashville Children's Theatre. On the beautiful sunny days check out the farm adventures at Lucky Ladd Farms. Below are events taking place on specific days that are geared towards Kids and Family:

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,

Playing at Lucky Ladd Farms

Once only open for kids and family in the fall, now you can visit Lucky Ladd Farms right outside of Nashville during the summer too. Families love Lucky Ladd Farms 60-acre farm park for its inventive attractions that appeal to all ages, acres of playgrounds, exciting hands-on animal encounters, pony rides, nature trails, educational exhibits and more to fill your day with good old fashioned fun.

Upcoming Kid Forcused Events

E.g., 06/27/2018
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Dates: Ongoing

May 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, plus Memorial Day May 28! Hours: 10am - 6:00pm
Free parking, and free admission for children 5 and under!

Dates: Ongoing

Open Tuesday - Sunday Reservations Encouraged The Rabbit Hole VR Arcade is a place for gamers, non-gamers, families, friend groups, locals, tourists and everyone in between to escape the everyday and immerse themselves in a virtual world for a bit.

Dates: Sun, May 27, 2018

Available on Sunday Midday Cruises only! Join us on the General Jackson for Sunday in the South! Each Sunday, this rousing show takes us on a musical journey through a typical southern Sunday.

Dates: Tue, May 29, 2018 to Fri, Jun 01, 2018

5 Day Camp - Half Day or Full Day options.

Full Day (AM and PM Sessions) 8:30 am - 3 pm

Half Day (AM or PM Session) 8:30 am -11:30 am or 12 pm - 3 pm

Perfect for girls and boys ages 5 - 12.

Sibling discounts available

Crazy Chemistry 9:00-12:00

Dates: Wed, May 30, 2018

Wednesday - Saturday | Closed on 4th of July

Dates: Fri, Jun 01, 2018 to Wed, Aug 15, 2018

Check out our 2018 Summer Camps and Groups!!! These are fun programs for kids of a variety of ages and are strengths-based and skills-focused. Our programs are a great fit for children or teens with autism, ADHD, developmental delays, anxiety, or other mental health or behavioral diagnoses.

Dates: Fri, Jun 01, 2018
Dates: Sat, Jun 02, 2018

This event is primary an Youth event for athletes age 18 years and younger USATF and AAU teams are welcome.

Dates: Sat, Jun 02, 2018

June 2 – Sept. 3, 2018

Dates: Sat, Jun 02, 2018

Get your hard hats on and gear ready for big time construction fun at TN’s largest petting farm – Lucky Ladd Farms. Where else can kids get to operate real heavy equipment at a special site set up just for them!

Dates: Sat, Jun 02, 2018

Don't miss out on a wealth of vendor booths, an abundance of food, live music with local talent, a kids zone with inflatables and ongoing games, raffles, historical booths and live demonstrations from the cooperage industry, living history exhibits, tractors, corn hole, checkers, barrel races, a

Dates: Sat, Jun 02, 2018

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

Dates: Sat, Jun 02, 2018

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, Jun 02, 2018

Musicians Corner presents free family friendly (dog friendly) music events in Nashville's Centennial Park on Saturdays from 12 - 5 PM in May, June, September, and October.

Dates: Sun, Jun 03, 2018

Purity Miss Martha's Ice Cream Crankin' and Summer Social to sample hundreds of gallons of homemade ice cream – all you can eat! Proceeds benefit Martha O'Bryan Center.
When: 3-5 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2018 RAIN OR SHINE.

Dates: Mon, Jun 04, 2018 to Fri, Jun 08, 2018

Junior Master Gardener Camp is a five day camp beginning June 4 and ending June 8 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm daily held at Historic Mansker's Station.

Dates: Mon, Jun 04, 2018 to Fri, Jun 08, 2018

5 Day Camp - Half Day or Full Day options.

Full Day (AM and PM Sessions) 8:30 am - 3 pm

Half Day (AM or PM Session) 8:30 am -11:30 am or 12 pm - 3 pm

Perfect for girls and boys ages 5 - 12.

Sibling discounts available

Saw It On YouTube 9:00-12:00

Dates: Tue, Jun 05, 2018 to Thu, Jun 07, 2018

June 5th - May 7th Nashville Sounds vs Reno Aces
Promotions:June 5 vs Reno
Takeover Tuesdays

Dates: Thu, Jun 07, 2018 to Mon, Jun 11, 2018

June 8th - June 11th Nashville Sounds vs Tacoma Rainiers
Promotions:June 8
FOX 17 News Friday Fireworks

Dates: Thu, Jun 07, 2018 to Sun, Jun 10, 2018

Every summer, thousands of country music fans from all over the world travel to Nashville for four days of amazing concerts and live music.

Dates: Thu, Jun 07, 2018

Thursdays in June & July at 10:30 AM

Dates: Sat, Jun 09, 2018

June 9 -27 See Website for Showtimes and Details

Dates: Sat, Jun 09, 2018

Kids Obstacle Challenge is an adventure and obstacle course race series for kids ages 5-16, with 12-15 fun and challenging obstacles and mud. We are the largest touring adventure and obstacle course event series for kids in the nation!

Dates: Sat, Jun 09, 2018 to Sat, Nov 02, 2019

Second Saturday @ 7 p.m. in the Sudekum Planetarium of the month, we're bringing you after-hours and laser shows for the whole family. Tour the night skies, follow the adventure of a girl saving her family, and rock out to laser light shows!

Dates: Mon, Jun 11, 2018 to Fri, Jun 22, 2018

2018: June 11 - June 15 || June 25 - June 29

Camp runs Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.
Parents may drop-off campers between 8:00-8:30 am and pick-up between 4:00-4:30 pm for no additional charge.

Dates: Mon, Jun 11, 2018 to Fri, Jun 15, 2018

This fun-filled summer camp program is ideal for kids who love animals, nature and learning about life on a farm.

Dates: Mon, Jun 11, 2018

We've created an array of activities that bring together Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math to form an amazing week of fun!

Dates: Mon, Jun 11, 2018 to Thu, Jul 19, 2018

Sugar Drop In Brentwood Announces the Schedule
For Its First-Ever Sugar Drop Summer Camp!

Registration is open on SugarDrop.com/camp
Register in person at Sugar Drop
7020 Church Street East, Suite 10
Brentwood, TN 37027

Dates: Wed, Jun 13, 2018

Way Back Wednesdays Summer Fun is designed for children ages 6-12.

Come learn about one of our native snakes in Tennessee. Bledsoe State Park Ranger, Jennifer Smith, will be bringing Mr. Slither, a corn snake for a close-up experience.

Dates: Fri, Jun 15, 2018 to Sat, Sep 01, 2018

Make a day of summer family fun by hand-picking fresh garden veggies from Lucky Ladd's unique Pick-Your-Own Garden.

Dates: Sat, Jun 16, 2018

Watch Tennessee roll past your wide sightseeing window at scenic level aboard one of TCRM's special excursion trains. Our streamlined coaches feature air-conditioning, large sightseeing windows, and comfortable seats. All seats are reserved at no extra charge.

Dates: Sat, Jun 16, 2018 to Sun, Jun 17, 2018

JUNE 15-16, 2018
The annual Jefferson Street and Blues Festival is on Friday, June 15th and Saturday, June 16th. This two-day festival celebrates community art, music, and food.

Dates: Sun, Jun 17, 2018

The Rock and Roll Playhouse, a family concert series hosted at Brooklyn Bowl, The Capitol Theatre, Industry City, Ardmore Music Hall, The Sinclair, Thalia Hall, Boulder Theater, UC Theatre Berkeley, The Echoplex, and Marathon Music Works allows kids to “move, play and sing while listening to wor


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