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Christmas Shows

Every Holiday Season Nashville turns on the twinkling lights and pulls out the Christmas music to put on a show you won't soon forget. When the stars come out in our town you can expect to see both rising stars and some of the biggest names. Enjoy!

Mark Your Holiday Calendar

Nashville Holiday Traditions like going to the ballet to see The Nutcracker, the Ryman to see The Vince Gill and Amy Grant Christmas special always top our list of Holiday Season Events not to be misses. You also need to make plans to visit Historic downtown Franklin for the 33rd annual A Dickens of a Christmas where musicians and characters will fill the streets several from Charles Dicken's stores.

Think this sounds great here are some more great events you will want to add to your calendar:

Celebrating Christmas in Nashville

 
Dates: 
Saturday, December 12, 2020

It's all aboard for Conductor Cody's Christmas Express!

 
 
Dates: 
Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Calling all movie, music, and literature lovers! Join us for another virtual trivia night featuring holiday-themed movie, music, and book trivia! (And by holiday, we mean all the holidays, not just the winter ones!)

 
 
Dates: 
Saturday, December 12, 2020

December 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Hendersonville “Deck the Hulls” Christmas Boat Parade brings a ton of family fun and excitement to your holiday season!

 
 
Dates: 
Saturday, December 12, 2020

Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 11:00 am

Theme: "Hometown Heroes"
Grand Marshal: Zach Atwood, Representing all First Responders

Business Location: 
 
 
Dates: 
Friday, November 13, 2020

Nov 13, 2020--Jan 3, 2021

 
 
Dates: 
Sunday, December 13, 2020

35th Annual Murfreesboro Christmas Parade which will be held Sunday, December 13. This year the event will be co-hosted by WGNS Radio along with the City of Murfreesboro.

 
 
Dates: 
Saturday, December 5, 2020

Join Jump into Mystery on 12/5/20 at 7pm ET for a virtual murder mystery evening you will never forget! Everyone will get a character role ahead of time and is encouraged to wear their favorite tacky Christmas sweater!

 
 
Dates: 
Thursday, December 10, 2020

Robert Earl Keen’s ninth annual Christmas show, Robert Earl Keen’s Merry Christmas From the Fam-O-Lee Secret Santa Christmas, is coming to the Ryman Auditorium on December 10th, 2020. The show will begin at 8 pm.

 
 
Dates: 
Monday, November 9, 2020

Escape to the Lookout at Ole Red — Blake Shelton’s glam-meets-grit rooftop hideaway featuring elevated eats, contraband cocktails and a VIP patio vibe with incredible views of Music City.

 
 
Dates: 
Saturday, December 12, 2020

Come out and enjoy the holiday cheer of Music Valley Village!
We will have socially distant photos with Santa, hot cocoa, sidewalk vendors, live music, kids crafting stations and more.

 
 
Dates: 
Friday, November 20, 2020

When the sun goes down, the gardens light up for the prettiest holiday stroll of the season, featuring more than a million lights throughout our 55 acres of beautiful botanic gardens.

 
 
Dates: 
Saturday, November 28, 2020

Join Grammy Award-winning country star John Berry for 24th Annual Christmas Songs & Stories with John Berry on Saturday, November 28th, 2020 at The Palace Theatre at 7:00 PM CST 146 North Water Avenue Gallatin, TN.

 
 

Dreams come true for this Franklin family that loves Christmas so much they started a Christmas Tree Farm.

Pinewood Christmas Trees
7561 South Harpeth Road
37064 Franklin , TN
Phone: (615) 364-8684
 
 

Kandi Kane Christmas Tree Farm is approximately 15 acres with 1200 trees currently planted. We are located in Clarksville, TN in Montgomery County at the Cheatham County line.

Kandi Kane Christmas Tree Farm
2950 N Hinton Rd,
37043 Clarksville , TN
Phone: 931-216-3931
 
 

December 12 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 
 
 

Located in Printer’s Alley, the Hotel Indigo® Nashville Downtown hotel sets the beat in downtown Nashville. Once a bank, you’ll notice hints of that heritage throughout our hotel, like the original travertine floors in many guest rooms and U.S.

Hotel Indigo Nashville
301 Union Street
37201 Nashville , TN
Phone: 1-615-891-6000
 
 

2017 Dates: December 8,9,10 and 15,16,17 2017

 
 

Two Days of Great Southern Artisans
DAY 1: NOV 17 / 5P-9P / FRIDAY NIGHT VIP PARTY

 
 

2019 SNAPS WITH SANTA Located in CENTRAL PARK near Bath & Body Works and the holiday tree! Bring your own camera or smartphone & snap away! Santa loves technology, tag @theavenueboro on your Facebook posts, Snapchats or Instastories!

Christmas at The Avenue
2615 Medical Center Pkwy
37129 Murfreesboro , TN
Phone: (615) 893-4207
 
 
Every Night Except Tuesdays / 6pm – 11:30pm Don’t be turned off by the hotel bar and grille — it’s a popular place to play and listen. Other than Tuesdays, songwriters rounds are alive and well every night at the Commodore Grille.
Commodore Grille
2613 West End Avenue,
37203 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 327-4707
 
 

The annual Victorian Christmas event will be held at the Historic Sam Davis Home!

 
 
Dates: 
Saturday, December 5, 2020

Saturday, December 5, 2020 5:00 PM
THEME: Songs of Christmas!

 
 
Dates: 
Sunday, December 6, 2020

December 6, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

 
 

Come see the Holiday LIGHTS and start a new holiday tradition with Cheekwood!

 
 

Join us on the General Jackson Showboat as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with your favorite country Christmas Traditions.

 
 

Cancelled for 2020 |

 
 

Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 6 p.m.

Lineup for the Parade of Lights is at 5:00 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park. The parade will begin at 6:00 p.m. and end at La Vergne City Hall, where the city will have its annual tree lighting ceremony.

Veterans Memorial Park - LaVergne
115 Floyd Mayfield Dr
37086 LaVergne , TN
Phone: (615) 793-3224
 
 

Middle Tennessee's Largest Drive Thru Light and Music Show has a new location. You know the place every summer you attend the Wilson County Fair at the James E.

 
 

2020 The Rutherford County Christmas Parade
Dec. 13, 2020 (Sunday) 2PM / Theme: TBA

Murfreesboro Square 37129 Murfreesboro , TN
 
 

Shop for handmade items from over 140 vendors. See the "Best of the Best" at the car show, also indoors. Visit Santa November 11th & 12th 2017

Williamson County Parks & Recreation
1120 Hillsboro Road
37064 Franklin , TN
Phone: (615) 790-5719
 
 

After lengthy discussions with community leaders, it is with great disappoint to announce the cancellation of the 2020 Almost World-Famous Leiper’s Fork Christmas Parade.

Leiper's Fork Village
Old Hillsboro Road
37064 Franklin , TN
 
 

The holiday season is a particularly wonderful time to visit Belmont Mansion. Each year, Belmont is magnificently decorated in complete yuletide splendor.This is the perfect time to get a little Christmas cheer.

Belmont Mansion
1700 Acklen Avenue
37212 Nashville , TN
Phone: 615-460-5459
 
 

Every Christmas Season in late November continuing through the first of January Opryland lights the night (every night) with over 2 million dazzling Christmas lights. This is an event you don't want to miss.

Opryland Christmas Lights
2800 Opryland Drive
37214 Nashville , TN
 
 

Make a new holiday tradition to pick out your live tree together at Christmas Tree Adventures in Hendersonville TN

Christmas Tree Adventures
1124 Kendall Farms Drive
Hendersonville, TN 37075
(615) 826-3200

Christmas Tree Adventures
1124 Kendall Farms Drive
37075 Hendersonville , TN
Phone: (615) 826-3200
 
 

Country Cove is a family operated Christmas tree farm, ornament and wreath shop located on 35 acres eight miles north of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
Come visit us this holiday season and create a Christmas memory.

Country Cove Christmas Tree Farm
1189 Cutoff Road
37133 Murfreesboro , TN
Phone: (615) 895-4755
 
 

Saturday, December 5, 2020 | 5:00 PM

 
 

December 6, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Hendersonville , TN
 
 

Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 11:00 am
Theme: "Hometown Heroes"
Grand Marshal: Zach Atwood, Representing all First Responders

Mt Juliet Christmas Parade
Mt Juliet Road
37122 Mt Juliet , TN
 
 

The Gallatin Christmas Parade is Saturday, December 12, 2020 at Noon

Gallatin Christmas Parade
Steam Plant Road
Gallatin , TN
Phone: (615) 452-4000
 
 
Dates: 
Saturday, December 12, 2020

Saturday, December 12th, 2020 at noon Gallatin Christmas Parade "A Thrill of Hope" is a must see event each year. The parade route travels through Downtown Gallatin. For more information call the Chamber of Commerce (615) 452-4000.

Business Location: 
 

Christmas Events

 

The all-volunteer crew at the Tennessee Central Railway Museum hosts round-trip train rides from Nashville to locations east including Lebanon, Watertown, Cookeville, and Monterey.

Tennessee Central Railway Museum
220 Willow St
37210 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 244-9001
 
 

Urban Air’s award-winning indoor adventure park facilities are built to accommodate groups large or small. From Corporate & Teambuilding Events for the adults to Stree-Free Birthday Parites for kids of all ages.

Urban Air Trampoline Park
4331 Old Hickory Boulevard
37138 Old Hickory , TN
Phone: 615-972-7172
 
 

When you step into the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, you will be embarking on a trip through decades of country music history in this architecturally-stunning building.

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
222 Fifth Ave S
37203 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 416-2001
 
 

The mission of Rippavilla Plantation, Incorporated is to preserve, restore and interpret the buildings and grounds of the Cheairs family utilizing the highest standards of scholarship, craftsmanship and preservation in order to create a site that

Rippavilla Plantation
5700 Main St
37174 Spring Hill , TN
Phone: (931) 486-9037
Fax: (931) 486-3175
 
 
The beloved holiday tradition of Nashville’s Nutcracker returns to the stage with even more dancers and magical characters.
3630 Redmon Street
37209 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 297 2966
 
 

The holiday season is a particularly wonderful time to visit Belmont Mansion. Each year, Belmont is magnificently decorated in complete yuletide splendor.This is the perfect time to get a little Christmas cheer.

Belmont Mansion
1700 Acklen Avenue
37212 Nashville , TN
Phone: 615-460-5459
 
 

Middle Tennessee's Largest Drive Thru Light and Music Show has a new location. You know the place every summer you attend the Wilson County Fair at the James E.

 
 

South of Nashville near the historic Natchez Trace lies Natchez Hills, our boutique family vineyard and winery. We create old-world, handcrafted, small-batch wines using traditional winemaking techniques to ensure the grape’s truest expression.

Natchez Hills Vineyard
109 Overhead Bridge Rd
38461 Hampshire , TN
Phone: 931-285-2500
 
 

Shop for handmade items from over 140 vendors. See the "Best of the Best" at the car show, also indoors. Visit Santa November 11th & 12th 2017

Williamson County Parks & Recreation
1120 Hillsboro Road
37064 Franklin , TN
Phone: (615) 790-5719
 
 

Thanksgiving night 6pm-10pm 7 days a week through New Years Eve!

Chad's Winter Wonderland
791 Old Laguardo Rd
37087 Lebanon , TN
Phone: (615) 449-0099
 
 

#1 Rated "Escape Room" on TripAdvisor Nashville
#1 Rated "Fun & Games" Attraction on TripAdvisor Nashville
Book Now: NashvilleEscapeGame.com

The Escape Game Nashville (E. Iris location)
510 E Iris Dr
37204 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 647-8229
 
 

Join us on the General Jackson Showboat as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with your favorite country Christmas Traditions.

 
 

Come see the Holiday LIGHTS and start a new holiday tradition with Cheekwood!

 
 

Grand Avenue was founded in 2009 by Nashville entrepreneur Carl Haley Jr., who had a vision of offering a new level of ground transportation service to Middle Tennessee.

Grand Avenue
186 North First Street
37213 Nashville , TN
Phone: 615-714-5466
 
 

The Avenue Murfreesboro is an open-air regional lifestyle shopping center in Murfreesboro, Tennessee located 27 miles southeast of downtown Nashville. More than one hundred stores reside within the complex.

The Avenue Murfreesboro
2615 Medical Center Pkwy
Murfreesboro , TN
Phone: 615-893-4207
 
 

Glacier Glide Ice Skating
Available: November 11, 2016 - January 1, 2017
Pricing :
Adult (12 years & older): $14.99*
Child (4 - 11 years old): $14.99*

 
 

Arctic Plunge Snow Tubing
Available: November 11, 2016 - January 1, 2017
Pricing:
General Admission

Adult rates (12+) $16.99*
Child rates (4-11) $16.99*
Children 3 and under always free

 
 

Coming November & December FREE Crafts, Games, Activities . . . and much more! Check back for more details.

Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro Shop
323 Opry Mills Dr.
37214 Nashville , TN
Phone: 615-514-5200
 
 

Bells are ringing and spirits are bright! Enjoy an all new holiday lights tour like none other with Grand Avenue this season. Twinkling lights, steaming cider and holiday memories await!

 
 

Register on the upper floor of Macy's.

Holiday Hours
Santa's Hours through Dec. 23
Monday - Sunday: All Mall Hours

 
 

2019 SNAPS WITH SANTA Located in CENTRAL PARK near Bath & Body Works and the holiday tree! Bring your own camera or smartphone & snap away! Santa loves technology, tag @theavenueboro on your Facebook posts, Snapchats or Instastories!

Christmas at The Avenue
2615 Medical Center Pkwy
37129 Murfreesboro , TN
Phone: (615) 893-4207
 
 

Two Days of Great Southern Artisans
DAY 1: NOV 17 / 5P-9P / FRIDAY NIGHT VIP PARTY

 
 

Smashville Outdoor Rink presented by Nissan, located at Walk of Fame Park, just across Fifth Avenue from Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville, will open to the public for the winter season, providing an outdoor experience like no other in the r

Smashville Outdoor Rink
121 4th Ave S
37203 Nashville , TN
 
 

One of our favorite holiday events happens each year at the Tennessee Central Railroad Museum the North Pole Express Santa Excursion Train is something you and your kids will love.

 
 

2017 Dates: December 8,9,10 and 15,16,17 2017

 
 

Top Golf Featured Amenities

Top Golf
500 Cowan St.
37207 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 777-3007
 
 

Nashville's Premier Children's Mobile Party Business. We are passionate about creating exciting visual and entertainment experiences that your children will cherish for years to come!

Serving the Greater Nashville Area 37027 Brentwood , TN
Phone: 615-562-6812
 
 

Adventure Science Center is Nashville's amazing, hands-on science and technology museum for guests of all ages.

Adventure Science Center
800 Fort Negley Blvd.
37203 Nashville , TN
Phone: 615-862-5160
 
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