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, November 14, 2021

Having fun while learning. It is the key ingredient!

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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

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Thursday, November 4, 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, November 4, 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, November 4, 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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Tuesday, October 26, 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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Thursday, October 28, 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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Saturday, October 30, 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, October 30, 2021

Every Saturday 11-11:45 AM
Kidsville at the Parthenon is a FREE weekly program that combines storytelling, educational activities, arts & crafts, musicians and special guests & more!

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Racing Saturdays from March - November

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Green flag racing in Nashville at the Speedway. Mark your calendars and get the kids ear plugs because this is one LOUD and FUN event!
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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Tour Hours:
Monday thru Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Sunday from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Last tour begins at 3:30pm - Closed All Major Holidays

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

September 18, 2021 – October 31, 2021

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

The Haunted Hearse Tour allows you to sit back and relax (if you can) in our 10-passenger converted Hearse and enjoy a 60-minute riding tour of some of Nashville’s most haunted buildings.

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Friday, October 29, 2021

September 24th – October 30th, 2021 Deadland Haunted Woods with an ALL NEW Crypt and new updates throughout!

Deadland Haunted Woods is more than a “Haunted House” – it’s a full fledged SCREAM PARK!

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Saturday & Sundays | Opening Day: September 25, 2021 | Hours:10 to 9 pm on Saturday; Sunday noon to 8 pm
FIDDLE DEE FUN !

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Get ready to experience our exciting courses in a cool and alternative way! Our evening Glow in the Park events allow you to zipline through trees lit up by glow attire, colored lights, music and more!

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

On October 5, Nicky’s Coal Fired will introduce Tuesday service for the first time since March 2020 and $10 Tuesdays, a special which makes all artisanal coal fired pizzas just $10.

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

October 15 - 17, 2021 | October 19 - 24, 2021 | October 26 - 30, 2021

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

October 28 - 31, 2021 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

October 30, 2021 – October 31, 2021

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October 30, 2021 – October 31, 2021

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County’s 36th Annual Pumpkinfest is Middle Tennessee’s largest family fall festival, returning this year on Saturday, October 30, 2021.

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

West End Community Church's annual Fall Fest returns Saturday, October 30. This popular event, hosted by West End Kids, is FREE and open to all so invite a friend, come in costume, and bring a container for treats!

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Sunday, October 31, 2021

‘Fall Into Fifth + Broadway’ event will celebrate Halloween with a variety of activities including a Titans Watch Party, pumpkin decorating, ‘trick or treating, a pop-up bar in Assembly Food Hall, photo ops, and more.

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Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Looking for a highly interactive, educational, and fun experience? The Global Water Center’s Mobile Discovery Center (MDC) addresses one of the most serious issues facing the world – the lack of clean, safe water.

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Thursday, November 4, 2021

Nov 4 – Nov 13, 2021

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Thursday, November 11, 2021

Saturday, December 11 - Sunday, December 12, 2021

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Thursday, November 11, 2021

November 11 at 11am, at Veterans Memorial Park in La Vergne Tennessee. We honor all that have served our great country. The Parks Department will be offering commemorative flags that can be purchased for $10.00.

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Friday, November 12, 2021

Nov 12, 2021--Jan 2, 2022

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Saturday, November 13, 2021

Hike for families experiencing homelessness!

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Saturday, November 13, 2021

The Parkinson’s Foundation is thrilled to return in person for its annual Moving Day Nashville, A Walk for Parkinson’s, at Centennial Park on November 13th.

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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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Friday, November 19, 2021

Nov 19 - Dec 25, 2021

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Saturday, November 20, 2021

Saturdays Nov 20 - Dec 18, 2021

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Saturday, November 20, 2021

A healthy, family friendly day out.

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Saturday, November 20, 2021

A healthy, family friendly day out.

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Saturday, November 20, 2021

November 20, 2021 – January 09, 2022

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Saturday, November 20, 2021

Enjoy an afternoon of free, family-friendly holiday festivities at the Franklin Makers Market Holiday Market!

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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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Saturday, November 27, 2021

Shop Black Small Weekend is a 2 day event for Black Owned Businesses to showcase their products and services. This will be the finale of our 6 City tour. The events will be from 12-8pm both days.

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Thursday, December 2, 2021

December 2-19, 2021

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

LaVergne Christmas Parade is December 4, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

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Friday, December 10, 2021

Yes! This year Belmont Mansion is again presenting Christmas Dinner from Belmont Mansion. This new tradition is a holiday celebration complete with a beautiful dinner at home WITHOUT all the cooking.

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Saturday, December 11th 2021 at 1:00 pm

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Monday, December 13, 2021

December 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 21 & 22, 2021

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

December 15 - 24, 2021

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

December 16-22, 2021

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Saturday, December 18, 2021

Show me Snakes presents the Show Me Reptile & Exotics Show.

Join the adventure with us!

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Friday, December 31, 2021

Ring in the New Year in Music City with a FREE concert anchored by headliners Dierks Bentley, Zac Brown Band, and Dan + Shay at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park.

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Monday, January 3, 2022

Jan. 3-9, 2022 U.S. champions will be crowned in ladies, men’s, pairs and ice dance at the championship and junior levels of the U.S. Figure Skating competitive structure. The U.S.

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Thursday, March 24, 2022

March 24-27, 2022

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Friday, May 13, 2022

May 13-14, 2022
"Berry Sweet Traditions" - celebrating 76 years of the Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival in Portland, TN!

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Saturday, May 14, 2022

May 14-21, 2022

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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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