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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.

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

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Sunday, May 30, 2021

Having fun while learning. It is the key ingredient!

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Saturday, June 12, 2021

Join us the Second Saturday of each month for after-hours shows in the Sudekum Planetarium! Prepare to be blown away by a Laser shows feature loud music and dramatic lighting.

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Monday, May 10, 2021

Times: April-September/8:00pm October-March/7:00pm

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Monday, May 10, 2021

Open every day, year round, EXCEPT Thanksgiving day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

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Thursday, June 3, 2021

For the past 28 years, in January, The Bluebird Cafe and a host of songwriters, have helped raise funds for Alive Hospice.

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Thursday, June 3, 2021

*This series will stream live via StageIt.com*
Join us for Alive’s 28th annual fundraiser with The Bluebird Cafe!
Streaming live every Thursday in January from The Bluebird Cafe.

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Thursday, June 3, 2021

*This series will stream live via StageIt.com*
Join us for Alive’s 28th annual fundraiser with The Bluebird Cafe!
Streaming live every Thursday in January from The Bluebird Cafe.

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Monday, May 10, 2021

The Parthenon, in partnership with the Centennial Park Conservancy, will present Meyer Wolfe: The Star of All Things.

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Friday, May 14, 2021

Cooler spring nights are perfect for a campfire! Zipline, climb and then get cozy!

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Friday night climbs now come with a campfire! Join us for Firepit Fridays and get cozy by the fire after your climb!

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Digital Worlds VR Arcade offers Tennessee the best experience for Virtual Reality in the Franklin, TN area. Perfect for Birthday Parties, Date Nights, Bachelor Parties, & Corporate Events.

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Monday, May 10, 2021

Nashville Predators Home Game See Preds Website for dates and times.

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Sunday, May 9, 2021

From acclaimed artist Sean Kenney and produced by Imagine Exhibitions, this exhibition features 38 sculptures made from more than 800,000 LEGO® Bricks.

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Sunday, May 9, 2021

We’re taking the arts outside! This May, enjoy programs combining art and nature in this new month-long event featuring 10 outdoor art happenings every day and additional happenings throughout the week.

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Thursday, May 13, 2021

Beginning in May, join us on Thursday nights for live music and programming combining art and nature! Grab a drink from one of our bar stations and stroll through the Ann & Monroe Carell Jr.

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Sunday, May 9, 2021

Chef Tony and Cathy Mantuano bring many of Italy’s time-honored traditions to life while adding the contemporary touch for which they are known.

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical, Get The Led Out (GTLO) have captured the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brought it to the concert stage.

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Calling all literature lovers and book nerds! Join us for another virtual trivia night, this time with a theme of Literature & Film/TV.

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Saturday, May 15, 2021

Join us for our first annual 5K Fun Run/Walk fundraiser event!

Date: Saturday, May 15

Time: 8am-11am

Location: Edwin Warner Park, Shelter 11

Timeline of events:

8:00-8:15 Staggered 5K start times begin

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Saturday, May 15, 2021

If you want to make a positive difference right where you live, C4N Nashville 2021 is just the place for you.

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Saturday, May 15, 2021

If you want to make a positive difference right where you live, C4N Nashville 2021 is just the place for you.

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Saturday, May 15, 2021

A city-wide event that is part scavenger hunt, part escape room, and part mystery adventure.

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Sunday, May 16, 2021

We-Ho Makers and Growers Market Sunday May 16th with The Loading Dock, Blade and Timber, Nashville Craft Bevco and over 30 of our small bizz friends!
*2-7pm at 2020 Lindell Avenue
*Free Entry
*Free Parking
*Free Games

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Monday, May 17, 2021

Looking for a paint class? Any hidden artists out there? Need some relaxing time? Love cocktail hour?Can’t find what to do for date night?

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Saturday, May 22, 2021

Play Like a Girl invites girls ages 10 -17 to visit the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway for a FREE outdoor event during Indianapolis 500 Qualifications on Saturday, May 22.

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Saturday, May 29, 2021

Family Fun 7 Days a Week

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Saturday, May 29, 2021

Cruise into Gateway Classic Cars with your collectible car or daily driver to share with the car community. All makes and models are welcomed! Indulge in coffee and donuts, while supplies last.

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Saturday, May 29, 2021

The White Owl Music Fest is being built from the ground up as a safe, responsible gathering in an all-outdoor setting with appropriate social distancing at Starstruck Farm in Lebanon, TN.

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Saturday, June 5, 2021

JUNE 5TH - 6TH 2021

The Great Tennessee Air Show is scheduled for Saturday, June 5th and Sunday, June 6th, 2021. Gates open from 8:00am - 4:30pm.

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

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Saturday, June 5, 2021

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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Monday, June 14, 2021

Play Like a Girl On the Green will feature a special opportunity for girls to work on the fundamentals of putting and green reading, chipping, pitching and full swing at the LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Experience at Middle Tennessee’s premier golf course

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Monday, June 14, 2021

There’s nothing quite like hearing the songs you know and love, performed by the talented women songwriters who wrote them – exactly the way they were originally written.

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Saturday, June 26, 2021

Saturday, June 26, 2021

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Sunday, June 27, 2021

Planning your July 4th Celebrations, check out our complete list of events, celebrations, concerts and of course the fireworks in Nashville and all middle Tennessee communities.

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Sunday, June 27, 2021

We have a complete list of Nashville area events to help you and your family celebrate our Independence Day this Fourth of July!

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Sunday, July 4, 2021

Celebrate Independence Day 2021 with headliner Brad Paisley during the FREE Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th event in Downtown Nashville.

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Saturday, July 17, 2021

July 17-18, 2021
The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN’s Main Street Festival is a highly-anticipated, annual tradition held in the historic downtown of Franklin, Tennessee.

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Thursday, August 12, 2021

The 33-year tradition of “Shakespeare in the Park” will return to the Yard at oneC1TY this summer. The Festival will open August 12 and run for 5 weeks in Nashville and 1 week in Franklin, and include two productions by two great playwrights.

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Saturday, September 25, 2021

September 25 & 26, 2021 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 25, 2021

Saturday & Sunday September 25-26, 2021

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Friday, October 22, 2021

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

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Thursday, November 11, 2021

Saturday, December 11 - Sunday, December 12, 2021

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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

March 24-28, 2020 Produced by NSAI, the world's largest all-songwriter festival features both seasoned pros and fresh faces performing their past, present and future hits each night in some of Music City’s best listening rooms.

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Saturday, November 27, 2021

November 27 - December 24, 2021
Your Nashville Holiday tradition is back. The season seems to be missing something if your family does not book tickets to see the Nashville Ballet present The Nutcracker!

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