Upcoming Music Events in Music City

There is no place in the world where you can hear better music than in Nashville Tennessee. This city is full of the top performers, songwriters and musicians! Music events are held in large stadiums (like the Bridgstone Arena and Nissan Stadium) and small bars & pubs all over Nashville. It is not just country music either, you will hear Rock, Blues, Jazz, Folk, Bluegrass...from top performers on every stage. Everything you can imagine you can find it in Nashville and Middle Tennessee.

Music City - Says it All!

Nashville is known for the giant music events that bring fans here from all over the world. Nashville has huge major event buildings in downtown and many more all around the city to host any size event. All of the downtown honky-tonks feature live music all day long. You don't even have to go inside you can just walk up and down the streets to hear amazing music. Weekends are full of festivals all featuring music (and food) that drive in tourist and fans. Music, music, and more music - you will love it!

Upcoming Music Events

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Monday - Saturday 6 PM & 8:30 PM
Enjoy the best live music at The Listening Room Cafe in Nashville Tennessee. Purchase your tickets from their website.

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Live Music every day
We have live music every single day and our known for having the most talented musicians on Lower Broadway! We allow entry to all ages before 9 PM then everyone must be 21+ after 9 PM to be onsite.

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Monday, August 22, 2022

The Monday Night Jazz series returns at their new home in North Nashville, The Local Distro, March 1. The series began in 2015 at The Loft at Ella Jeans and has been serving up hot jazz ever since.

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Nosey Flynn is the preeminent Nashville-based Irish music group. With a repertoire of songs dating from the 13th century to the present, there isn’t a style of Celtic music Nosey Flynn cannot play.

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Enjoy a night of excitement and sensuality with a dynamic show featuring the art of burlesque, choreographed to country’s pop hits and classics. With gorgeous costumes covered in crystals that dazzle in the magnificient light show.

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Friday, August 19, 2022

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Saturday, August 20, 2022

Join us for free live jazz and bluegrass bands every Saturday and Sunday – starting in April and continuing through November.

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Enjoy Live Music at 3rd & Lindsley Nashville

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Thursday, August 18, 2022

Each Thursday join Lee Rascone Sr & Lee Rascone Jr., when they host weekly songwriter's nights in Nashville, TN at Millennium Maxwell House.

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Monday, August 22, 2022

Come hang at Alley Taps for great food, drinks, and original live music! There are local craft brews and the venue is intimate. Hear writers swap stories about their songs and hear them live and in person.

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Saturday, August 20, 2022

Kent Blazy and Cory Batten co-wrote Chris Young’s #1 hit "Gettin’ You Home (The Black Dress Song)." Blazy has also written numerous songs recorded by Garth Brooks—including the hits "Ain’t Going Down (‘Til the Sun Comes Up)," "If Tomorrow Never Co

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Saturday, August 20, 2022

The Taco & Tequila Crawl is back on August 20th! Come stroll through Midtown Nashville eating tacos, enjoying exclusive margarita, tequila, and beer specials. Let's taco about a party!!
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Sunday, August 21, 2022

Jazz on the Cumberland 2022

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Sunday, August 21, 2022

Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Charlie Worsham has performed or recorded with Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Riley Green, Old Crow Medicine Show, Carrie Underwood and others while also pursuing a career as a solo artist.

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Saturday, August 27, 2022

TEDxNashville is excited to get back to the big, inspiring, and in-person conference you’ve come to know and love.

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Saturday, August 27, 2022

Singer-songwriter Adam Hambrick co-wrote his most recent single, "Free Country." His credits also include "How Not To" (Dan + Shay), "Somebody Else Will" (Justin Moore), "Waiting on You" (Lindsay Ell) and songs recorded by Eli Young Band, Walker H

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Sunday, August 28, 2022

Bluegrass fiddler Bronwyn Keith-Hynes has recorded and toured with Dailey & Vincent, Sierra Hull, Sarah Jarosz, the Milk Carton Kids, Tim O’Brien, Tony Trischka and Molly Tuttle.

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Monday, August 29, 2022

Come hang at Alley Taps for great food, drinks, and original live music! There are local craft brews and the venue is intimate. Hear writers swap stories about their songs and hear them live and in person.

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Tuesday, August 30, 2022

In this program, Kenny Lovelace performs and discusses his career with the museum’s Michael Gray. For more than 50 years, Lovelace has served as guitarist, fiddler, bandleader and right-hand man for Jerry Lee Lewis.

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Saturday, September 3, 2022

Live on the Green in back! Labor Day Weekend 2021.

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Sunday, September 4, 2022

During the program, A.J. Croce will present the full album including hits "Operator" and "Time in a Bottle" with a special film element. For the second half of the show, A.J.

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Monday, September 5, 2022

Come hang at Alley Taps for great food, drinks, and original live music! There are local craft brews and the venue is intimate. Hear writers swap stories about their songs and hear them live and in person.

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Friday, September 9, 2022

Sept. 9-10, 2022

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Saturday, September 10, 2022

September 10th - 11th, 2022
Live Celtic Bands • Athletic Events • Bagpipe Competition • Scottish Artisans and Food • Scotch Tastings • Kids Activities and so much more!

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Saturday, September 10, 2022

Max T. Barnes wrote "Before You Kill Us All" (Randy Travis), "How Your Love Makes Me Feel" (Diamond Rio), "Let Go of the Stone" (John Anderson), "Love Me" (Collin Raye) and "Way Down Deep" (Vern Gosdin), the latter with his father, Max D.

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Saturday, September 10, 2022

Blended Festival, the country’s fastest-growing music, food, and wine event, is coming back to Nashville at Bicentennial Park on Saturday and Sunday, September 10-11, 2022.

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Saturday, September 10, 2022

Travel the world without leaving Nashville! Join us on Saturday, September 10th, 2022 from 3pm-7pm as we travel through different regions spanning the globe.

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Sunday, September 11, 2022

Banjo player Pam Gadd has been featured on six Porter Wagoner albums and performed with him weekly on the Grand Ole Opry.

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Monday, September 12, 2022

Come hang at Alley Taps for great food, drinks, and original live music! There are local craft brews and the venue is intimate. Hear writers swap stories about their songs and hear them live and in person.

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

September 13-17, 2022

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Please join us for a special evening on September 14 at Amy Grant's Farm in Franklin, TN. This year’s line-up of award-winning performers includes Amy Grant, Don Schlitz, Natalie Hemby, and Barry Dean.

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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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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

September 20 - 24, 2022

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Singer-songwriter Matt Nathanson takes the museum stage on Tuesday, September 20.

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Saturday, September 24, 2022

September 24 & 25, 2022 Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival is a two-day event in Franklin, Tennessee. Musicians play on six stages set to the backdrop of the Park at Harlinsdale.

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Saturday, September 24, 2022

There are not many nights you can step outside and hear 30+ years o f American musical history all in one performance. Thom Schuyler, Tony Arata, J. Fred Knobloch, and Jelly Roll Johnson bring you that kind of night.

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Saturday, September 24, 2022

Australian-born Tommy Emmanuel is a Grammy-nominated guitar player with a picking style influenced by his musical hero, Country Music Hall of Fame member Chet Atkins.

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Friday, September 30, 2022

Join us for a night of festivities and dance at The Latin Party to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and 20 years rumbeando with Conexión Américas!

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Sunday, October 2, 2022

Join Shop Black City Tour to celebrate Nashville's local Black-owned businesses! Shop Black Nashville will host 50+ local Black-owned businesses at Hadley Park, including food trucks, a DJ, and vendors of all types.

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Sunday, October 9, 2022

Go Electro 2 - Sunday October 9th at 7:30 at 404 Bar & Grill Nashville (404 Elysian Fields Rd. 37211.) Tickets: www.bit.ly/goelectro2

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Friday, October 14, 2022

The Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word is among the oldest literary festivals in the country, annually welcoming approximately 200 authors and 25,000 visitors each October.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2022

For the past 30 years, the Jakob Dylan-led act has stood as one of rock’s most dynamic bands, combining timeless songwriting and storytelling with a hard-hitting and decidedly modern musical approach.

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Thursday, October 20, 2022

John Petrucci — a Grammy award-winner, a Guitar World magazine Hall of Famer and multi-publication readers’ poll guitarist of the year — is touring as a headlining solo artist for the first time.

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Saturday, October 22, 2022

Saturday, October 22, 2022 | 1 - 3 PM

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Saturday, October 29, 2022

The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County’s Pumpkinfest is Middle Tennessee’s largest family fall festival that returns on Saturday, October 29, 2022.

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Friday, November 18, 2022

Lindsey Buckingham’s instinct for melody and his singular fingerpicking guitar style are showcased on the seven studio and three live albums he has released as a solo artist, beginning with 1981’s Law and Order and continuing through 2021’s Lindse

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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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Friday, December 2, 2022

December 2 - 18, 2022

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Sunday, December 4, 2022

Grammy-winning artist, songwriter and musician Janis Ian will bring her tour to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s CMA Theater.

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Saturday, December 10, 2022

December 10, 2022 at 8:00 PM CST

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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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Wednesday, December 21, 2022
December 21 , 2022 – January 1, 2023
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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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Thursday, March 30, 2023

March 30 - April 2, 2023

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