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Upcoming Family Friendly Events in Nashville

Mark your calendar and check out the best upcoming Family-friendly fun events that rock Nashville and middle Tennessee! Discover events packed full of family fun including Music, Food, Animals, Kid Activities, Sports, Events & much more all happening this week.

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There are a number of ongoing events including indoor happenings for those rainy days when the kids need a fun activities. Check out all of the upcoming Family Events and our Kid and Family Guide for the best Family resources in Middle Tennessee.

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,

Upcoming Family Friendly Events

E.g., 12/06/2019
E.g., 12/06/2019
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Open Everyday!
Family Friendly and daily events you won't want to miss!

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Friday, December 6, 2019

The First Friday of Each Month is the Franklin Art Crawl in the beautiful downtown Franklin core and historic buildings!

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

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!

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Admire works of art from both local artist as well as artist from around the world. The first Saturday of each month you can enjoy this free art event from 6 PM to 9 PM in downtown Nashville.

 
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Sunday, December 15, 2019

Having fun while learning. It is the key ingredient!

 
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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Cruise in to Gateway Classic Cars every last Saturday of the month for Cars & Coffee: Presented by Grundy Insurance!
So far we have had some amazing turnouts, but we want to continue to grow!

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

Forget tourist-filled museums, make your own memories with a photo scavenger hunt tour in Nashville! On a Let’s Roam scavenger hunt, you and your team will work together to wander throughout Nashville, racking up points and laughs along the way.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

The Escape Game has 3 locations in Nashville - Downtown, Berry Hill, and Opry Mills. Each location is surrounded by many great restaurants and hotels. Free parking can be found at our Opry Mills and Berry Hill locations.

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Sunday, December 8, 2019

All ages welcome - price is $40 per person (5 and up) and includes a ticket for each diner to the Magic Showroom as well as full access to magicians performing on the restaurant floor.Guests under the age of 21 must be accompanied by an adult who

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

AVIATION & AEROSPACE: Sat, Oct 5 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

Open nightly November 19, 2019 - January 1, 2020 | 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Sunday-Thursday | 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM Friday-Saturday

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

The third-annual Winterfest at Fountains at Gateway will be bringing outdoor ice skating and holiday activities to Murfreesboro from November 22 through January 20! Make plans now to come visit us and experience the magic!

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

November 22nd - December 31st | 4PM - 10PM
A new Christmas experience is coming to Nashville and boasts millions of twinkling lights, ice skating, tubing and one of the country's tallest Christmas trees.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Now to December 23, 2019 | Hours Mon-Thurs 3-8, Fri 3-9, Sat 10am-9pm, Sun 10am-8pm.

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

Holiday LIGHTS
When the sun goes down, the gardens light up for the prettiest holiday stroll of the season, featuring one mile of lights, photo opportunities, and unique lights displays throughout our beautiful botanic gardens.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

November 23 – January 5, 2020

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Join us for the holiday party of the year! The Ghosts of Christmases Past, Present, and Future journey through time to remind an iron-hearted Scrooge what Christmas is truly about.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Nov 30 North Pole Express with Santa to Watertown 90 Mile Round Trip -6-1/4 hours - This trip allows you to spend some time in Watertown
Dec 7 Morning North Pole Express with Santa to to Lebanon 64 Mile Round Trip- 2 hours

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

November 30 - December 22, 2019

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

We invite you to The Marketplace in East Nashville: A new indoor marketplace coming to the east-side of Music City! Check off some names on your holiday shopping list with gifts from local vendors and artisans!

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Children of all ages are invited to share their Christmas lists with Santa and pose for a free photo. Free Santa photos are made possible by Balsam Hill, Hilton Nashville Downtown and Smile Bar.

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Showtimes December 6-22, 2019 Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2pm.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS · DECEMBER 6 – 21, 2019 MAIN STAGE
$10 PER PERSON · CHILDREN 2 AND UNDER ARE FREE! CALL 615-646-9977

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

3 Kings. 2 nights. 1 babe. #Followthestar to Bethlehem, and experience the birth of the baby Jesus.

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

The TN Local Food Summit is a gathering of farmers, chefs, restauranteurs, food activists and local food enthusiasts, in an effort to celebrate and grow our local food movement.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

FREE ADMISSION Holiday Sip n Shop at The Ruston featuring glass creations, ornaments, jewelry and gifts by renowned glass artist Sylvanye "Sam" Roh ($25 and up).

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

The downtown Franklin Christmas Tree Lighting on the Square is a fun way for the entire family to kick-off the holiday season.

 
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Friday, December 6, 2019

12/6/2019 12:00 a.m.

Merry Christmas! It's time to light the Metro Christmas Tree!

Location
Public Square Park
10 Public Square
Nashville, TN 37243

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Held on the east side of the Rutherford County Courthouse, Public Square, Murfreesboro, TN. 6:00 p.m. Musical performances, Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive to hear children’s wishes inside the Courthouse.

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

December 7-23, 2019

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

December 7, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The Annual Candlelight Tour of Homes is a Murfreesboro tradition decades in the making, and the museum’s biggest fundraising event of the year.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

The Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade Saturday, December 7, 2019, as the parade steps off promptly at 8:30AM at the corner of North 1st Ave & Brandon Street!

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Add a festive morning celebration to your holiday with an event at Belmont Mansion that brings 19th century Christmas traditions into the 21st century.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

PICTURES WITH SANTA PRESENTED BY ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY INC. UPSILON PSI OMEGA CHAPTER
Tickets $5-$15

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Come to our Holiday Craft Fair and find items made by local artists, including baked goods, fiber arts, pressed flower art, soaps, candles, jewelry, and home decor.

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Saturday, December 7, 2019 |10:00 AM 4:00 PM

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

It's a Wonderful Life will be at War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville, TN - December 7, 2019 5:00 PM

The Wonderful Life Foundation invites you to be our guest for an evening of holiday cheer!

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

The 2019 Leiper's Fork Christmas Parade will be December 7, 2019 at 2 - 4 PM

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Are you excited about this Christmas season? Join us at one of our Middle Tennessee locations!

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Saturday, December 7, 2019 4PM The City of Goodlettsville invites you to kick off the holiday season with the annual Christmas Parade (This year's theme is:Home for the Holidays) the Parade on Main Street will begin at 4:00pm.

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Saturday December 7, 2019 at 5:00pm and concludes at 8:00pm.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Saturday, December 7, 2019 | 5:00 PM Clarksville Christmas Parade, a night-time, lighted Christmas parade - a Must See for Kids & Families in middle Tennessee.

 
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Yulefest kicks off the holiday season with musicians, storytellers, and demonstrators in the cabins of the fort and in the historic home.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

LaVergne Christmas Parade is December 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. New Jersey Devils at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. New Jersey Devils at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Celebrate the season with a FREE Christmas concert by virtuoso multi-genre pianist and composer Nate Strasser and Grammy-nominated instrumentalist Matt Combs.

 
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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Celebrate the pawlidays with a Christmas keepsake photo of your furbaby with Santa Paws! Included with general admission, this is the perfect holiday event to get out with your pet and dive into the holidays. *This is an outdoor only dog event.

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Sunday, December 8, 2019

December 8 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

 
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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Colorado based Figueroa & Peaslee Piano Duo will be performing their annual Christmas program in Nashville this year at Blakemore United Methodist Church (3601 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37205).

 
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Join Taqueria del Sol Nashville and Safe Haven Family Shelter for a special evening on Monday, December 9 at Taqueria del Sol’s 12th South location, 2317 12th Avenue South.

 
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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. San Jose Sharks at the Bridgestone Arena

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. San Jose Sharks at the Bridgestone Arena

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

As a special addition to your Historic Mansker's Station and the Bowen House paid tour experience on each of the days listed above, December, 4, 11, and 18, between the hours of 1:00 pm-3:00 pm, we will have special guests playing Christmas music

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

The acclaimed First Ladies of Bluegrass—banjo player Alison Brown, fiddler Becky Buller, mandolinist Sierra Hull, bass player Missy Raines, and guitarist Molly Tuttle—bring a rare live performance to Nashville.

 
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Thursday, December 12, 2019

“Magic for the holidays, a fun family ride!”, raves the Los Angeles Times. The age old fairytale of Aladdin is given a modern twist with pop music, from “Treasure" by Bruno Mars to Ray Charles' “You Don’t Know Me”, magic, and comedy.

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Friday, December 13, 2019
 
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Friday, December 13, 2019

Luke Combs at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Luke Combs at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Can't decide which beloved holiday classic to enjoy this December? Nashville Shakes is bringing you all of them in one 90-minute package.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

December 14 & 15, 2019

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Saturday, December 14th at 11:00 am

Neighborhood:
--Mt Juliet East of Nashville
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Mt Juliet Christmas Parade
Mt Juliet Road
37122 Mt Juliet , TN

 
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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Saturday, December 14th, 2019 at noon Gallatin Christmas Parade "Christmas at the Movies" 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.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Merry Mansker's Christmas Week offers a week of fun-filled activities December 3-8.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2019, 2:00 P.M.

 
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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. Dallas Stars at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. Dallas Stars at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Join us for the 3rd annual WINTERSONG - a concert to promote community building in Nashville and to celebrate the stories that shape the season - Hanukkah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa.

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Sunday, December 15, 2019

We’re back! The Rock and Roll Playhouse is excited to return to Nashville for the Fall season with more family concerts at City Winery! Join us on Sunday, December 15th 2019, for Motown For Kids Holiday Celebration.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

As a special addition to your Historic Mansker's Station and the Bowen House paid tour experience on each of the days listed above, December, 4, 11, and 18, between the hours of 1:00 pm-3:00 pm, we will have special guests playing Christmas music

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Jurassic World Live Tour at the Bridgestone Arena

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Jurassic World Live Tour at the Bridgestone Arena

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Sunday, December 22, 2019

Musician Joe Fick will perform in the Ford Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on December 22.

 
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Monday, December 23, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. Arizona Coyotes at the Bridgestone Arena

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Monday, December 23, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. Arizona Coyotes at the Bridgestone Arena

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker at the World famous Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker at the World famous Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

December 26, 27, 28 from 9a-Noon each day

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Friday, December 27, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, December 27, 2019

Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

December 28, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

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Friday, January 3, 2020

Led by a witty and charming conductor who is an expert in Viennese music, Salute to Vienna brings the music of Johann Strauss to life with European singers, ballroom dancers, and ballet.

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Saturday, January 4, 2020

Monster Jam: Triple Threat Series is coming to Bridgestone Arena January 4-5, 2020 for three unforgettable shows. Tickets on sale Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 10AM.

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Saturday, January 4, 2020

BrickUniverse Nashville: the ultimate LEGO fan experience that will take over the Wilson County Exposition Center on January 4 and 5.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Boston Bruins at the Bridgestone Arena

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Boston Bruins at the Bridgestone Arena

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Celine Dion at the Bridgestone Arena

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Monday, January 13, 2020

One of the most immediately recognized and widely respected superstars in pop music history, Celine Dion, announced today that she will be embarking on her COURAGE WORLD TOUR, set to kick off in the fall of 2019.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert at Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

January 16–February 3, 2020

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks at the Bridgestone Arena

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Come and enjoy an event for Adults and Children. Lots of free activities to watch or join in..cookery demos...martial arts...VR booth..keep fit demos...100 vendors...and so much more. Book on line in advance and it's just $5.

 
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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Buffalo Sabres at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Buffalo Sabres at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, January 24, 2020

Miranda Lambert is bringing the Wildcard Tour to Bridgestone Arena on Friday, January 24, 2020 with special guests Cody Johnson and LANCO. Tickets are on sale Friday, November 1, 2019 at 10AM.

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Saturday, January 25, 2020

The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring larger than life entertainers, will bring their ALL-NEW show, “Pushing the Limits” to a city near you.

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Toronto Maple Leafs at the Bridgestone Arena

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Nashville Predators vs. Toronto Maple Leafs at the Bridgestone Arena

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Rap stars Lil Yachty and Taylor Bennett will be joining Chance the Rapper on his expansive The Big Tour across North America. Both artists will be opening for the Grammy award-winner on all 2020 dates of the tour.

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