Upcoming Kid Friendly Events in Nashville Tennessee

Kid and Family Calendar for Nashville Tennessee

Nashville Tennessee is packed full of fun Family Activities including our Sports and Recreation Guide and Kid and Family Attractions for the entire family. On a rainy day you can start with the Adventure Science Center with the Sudekum Planetarium and Nashville Children's Theatre. On the beautiful sunny days check out the farm adventures at Lucky Ladd Farms. Below are events taking place on specific days that are geared towards Kids and Family:

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,

Playing at Lucky Ladd Farms

Once only open for kids and family in the fall, now you can visit Lucky Ladd Farms right outside of Nashville during the summer too. Families love Lucky Ladd Farms 60-acre farm park for its inventive attractions that appeal to all ages, acres of playgrounds, exciting hands-on animal encounters, pony rides, nature trails, educational exhibits and more to fill your day with good old fashioned fun.

Upcoming Kid Focused Events

E.g., 06/16/2022
E.g., 06/16/2022
Dates: 
Saturday, May 21, 2022

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!

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

$2 Tuesdays
Bring the family out on Tuesday and bowl $2 games all day.

Dates: 
Monday, May 16, 2022

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

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Monday, May 16, 2022

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

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

DinoTrek begins at a hidden entrance near the Zoo's Historic Grassmere Home and Farm and winds along a forest path where guests discover life-like prehistoric beasts that move, growl, hiss, roar, and even spit.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Wednesday - Saturday

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Friday, May 20, 2022

MUSICIANS CORNER OVERVIEW

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Thursday, May 19, 2022

Join us for our inaugural event to support the arts and all academic programs at NSA!
Thursday, May 19th from 6 to 9 pm, NSA campus at 1250 Foster Ave., Nashville, TN 37210

Dates: 
Saturday, May 21, 2022

Join Shop Black City Tour to celebrate Nashville's local Black-owned businesses! Shop Black Nashville will host 50+ local Black-owned businesses at East Park, including food trucks, a DJ, and vendors of all types.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Saturday, June 4, 2022

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.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

In this class, students will get to make as many crafts to take home as they have time to make during the class.
Class is for ages 3rd - 8th grade.
$12 per student.
Due to limited class size reservations are required.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

In this class, students will get to make as many crafts to take home as they have time to make during the class.
Class is for ages 3rd - 8th grade.
$12 per student.
Due to limited class size reservations are required.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Students will learn to write with a quill pen and practice cursive writing with our special practice sheets. They will learn to write a letter and will create a letter to mail and seal it 18th-century style.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Students will learn to write with a quill pen and practice cursive writing with our special practice sheets. They will learn to write a letter and will create a letter to mail and seal it 18th-century style.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Saturday, July 2, 2022

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.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Tying knots is one of the most important survival skills. Knowledge of different knotting techniques helps with fishing, first aid, crossing water, and scaling mountains or trees.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Tying knots is one of the most important survival skills. Knowledge of different knotting techniques helps with fishing, first aid, crossing water, and scaling mountains or trees.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Want to be a spy? In the 18th and 19th, Century ciphering disks and flags were used to communicate in secret codes. Make your own cipher disk and break codes to find the hidden treasure throughout Historic Mansker's Station.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Want to be a spy? In the 18th and 19th, Century ciphering disks and flags were used to communicate in secret codes. Make your own cipher disk and break codes to find the hidden treasure throughout Historic Mansker's Station.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Monday, July 18, 2022

Camp Mansker provides a fun-filled opportunity exploring Tennessee history thru games, activities, crafts, and music.

Business Location: 
Dates: 
Saturday, July 23, 2022

JULY 23, 2022

Dates: 
Saturday, July 23, 2022

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!

Business Location: 
Dates: 
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.

Dates: 
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.

Wow- that is one exciting day out, up and away!

Zip-lines for the Family

Discover over 100 things to do with kids in Nashville
Nashville Preschools and Day Care Centers
Nashville's Schools and Education Guide
Celebrating Memorial Day in Nashville and Middle Tennessee
Upcoming Events Calendar for Nashville and middle Tennessee

Nashville Calendar

Best Summer Camps and Day Camps in Nashville
Kids love to go out to eat - so why not go out to eat at a place that loves kids!
Schedule your kids dental appointment with one of the best dentist in Nashville

Pediatric Dentist

Bowling with Kids
Party Planning Guide

UPCOMING EVENTS in NASHVILLE - Select a Category

We are so excited to have so many great events in Nashville but sometimes you want to narrow down the options. Select any category below to see upcoming events based on a specific interest.