Upcoming Fairs and Festivals in Nashville Tennessee

Nashville Fairs and Festivals Not to be Missed!

List of upcoming festivals Not To Be Missed in Nashville! There is always something happening in Music City and we will do our best to keep you up-to-date on what is coming in the next few months. This calendar is always being updated so please check back often and tell your friends. If you know of a Fair or Festival in middle Tennessee that is not listed please let us know or post the event yourself.

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We love Fairs & Festivals!

Join Nashville while we celebrate the best local Fairs and Festivals of the season! It is a blast to watch parades and eat the specialty foods, and listen to the tunes that make our city - Music City USA!

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Saturday, March 4, 2023

First Saturday | Except July For the Love of Art plan to attend the First Saturday Art Crawl in downtown Nashville art galleries. One of the most popular monthly events.

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Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Adventure Science Center features nearly 200 hands-on exhibits focused on biology, physics, visual perception, listening, mind, air and space, energy and earth science.

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Friday, March 3, 2023

First Friday of Each Month
The first Friday of each month, the Franklin Art Scene includes dozens of sites dispersed through an area thriving with spots listed on the National Register of Historic Places in downtown Franklin.

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Wednesday, March 1, 2023

3rd Weekend of December
Indoor/Outdoor Market
Merry & Bright

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Saturday, February 11, 2023

Nashville Black Market kicks back off this February for Black History Month at the Nashville Fairgrounds!

The Biggest Black History event in Nashville, you don't want to miss it!
Come celebrate black businesses and entrepreneurs!

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Saturday, February 18, 2023

75 vendors coming from as far as Los Angeles and West Palm Beach as well as amazing vendors from right here in Nashville!

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Saturday, February 25, 2023

If you live by the motto of raising women up and believe in abundance for all, then the Renaissance Women’s Summit is for you!

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Thursday, March 2, 2023

The Nashville Lawn and Garden Show has inspired generations of gardeners and plant lovers with its live, indoor garden spaces.

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Saturday, March 4, 2023

ATTENTION: Dancers ages 17-24, all recent YAGP alumni, all current season senior age division participants, and graduating students from YAGP partner schools.

USA Submission Deadline: January 15, 2023

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Friday, March 17, 2023

Friday March 17th:

ROCKNPOD PREPARTY CONCERT
Rare Hare & Special Guests @ Eastside Bowl.

Saturday March 18th:

ROCKNPOD EXPO - NASHVILLE FAIRGROUNDS

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Thursday, March 30, 2023

March 30 - April 2, 2023

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Thursday, March 30, 2023

March 30 - APRIL 2, 2023

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Thursday, April 6, 2023

The Nashville Home Show will have an outdoor living showroom, micro room village, virtual reality, and more!

Buy tickets early and save!

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Thursday, April 6, 2023

The Nashville Home Show will have an outdoor living showroom, micro room village, virtual reality, and more!

Buy tickets early and save!

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Friday, April 7, 2023

Put some spring in your step and magic in your child’s Easter holiday at our Breakfast with the Easter Bunny celebration.

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Friday, April 7, 2023

The Nashville Home Show will have an outdoor living showroom, micro room village, virtual reality, and more!

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Friday, April 7, 2023

It’s one of the most egg-citing events of the year! Join the Easter Bunny, as he gets things hopping around Lucky Ladd Farms – Tennessee’s largest petting farm and fun park.

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Saturday, April 8, 2023

April 8, 2023

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Saturday, April 8, 2023

The Nashville Home Show will have an outdoor living showroom, micro room village, virtual reality, and more!

Buy tickets early and save!

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Saturday, April 15, 2023

Saturday, April 15, 2023 | 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CST

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Saturday, April 15, 2023

Saturday, April 15, 2023

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Saturday, April 15, 2023

The Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival is a family-friendly celebration of spring and Japanese culture on the front lawn of the Metro Courthouse at Nashville Public Square. Admission is free. The festival will begin at 9:30 a.m.

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Saturday, April 22, 2023

April 22-23, 2023
Crafty Bastards Arts & Crafts Fair is an exhibition and sale of handmade alternative arts and crafts in Nashville

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Saturday, April 29, 2023

Join us for PanCAN PurpleStride 2023 on Saturday, April 29, 2023, in 60 events across the country!

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Saturday, April 29, 2023

Flights of fantasy soar as we've arranged a special meet and greet with our very own mystical unicorns. It's an enchanting day of fun and wonder as you explore all that Lucky Ladd Farms has to enjoy and lots of exciting memories to make.

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Friday, May 5, 2023

Festival Days: Saturdays and Sundays in May, plus Memorial Day | Hours: 10am - 6:00pm

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Saturday, May 13, 2023

The Iroquois Steeplechase is a full day of racing at Percy Warner Park in Nashville, TN. The mission of the Iroquois Steeplechase is to manage and produce an annual world-class horse race that benefits Monroe Carell Jr.

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Thursday, May 18, 2023

May 18 - 20, 2023
The Franklin Noon Rotary Club brings bronc riding, bull riding, barrel racing, and roping to middle Tennessee every May. Family & Friends come together for fun times.

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Saturday, June 3, 2023

Get your hard hats on and gear up for some big-time fun with some oversized toys! A special construction site will be ready for exploration. Kids can climb on excavators, a bulldozer and lots of other farm and construction equipment.

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Thursday, June 8, 2023

CMA Fest June 8-11, 2023

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Saturday, June 10, 2023

JUNE 10TH - 11TH 2023

The Great Tennessee Air Show is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th and Sunday, June 11th, 2023. Gates open from 8:00am - 4:30pm.

The show will take place at Smyrna Airport in Smyrna, TN.

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Thursday, June 22, 2023

A must do...Lucky Ladd's Sunflower SPECTACULAR. Make selfies and cut magnificent flowers to take home.

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Saturday, July 1, 2023

Crawl on down to Lucky Ladd's - Tennessee’s largest petting farm and fun park for some summertime family fun at the annual Watermelon Festival and enjoy a FREE slice of refreshing watermelon.

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Saturday, July 22, 2023

Kids join us for fun in the sun as we celebrate “Back to School” with a “Splash Bash”. Kids can cool off on the inflatable water slides, splash pad and bubble blast pool and enjoy water balloon toss, outdoor games and more!

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Saturday, September 9, 2023

September 9 & 10, 2023
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 16, 2023

Pick the perfect pumpkin at Tennessee's largest petting farm and fun park – Lucky Ladd Farms.

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Saturday, September 16, 2023

Nashville, Franklin, Murfreesboro and beyond... it’s Middle Tennessee's favorite place to get lost.

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Friday, November 17, 2023

The Parker Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research is pleased to announce our Inaugural Purple Tie Gala. This year we will be hosting the Gala at the Hermitage Golf Course on November 17th, 2023 from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm.

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