Upcoming Music Events in Music City

There is no place in the world where you can hear better music than in Nashville Tennessee. This city is full of the top performers, songwriters and musicians! Music events are held in large stadiums (like the Bridgstone Arena and Nissan Stadium) and small bars & pubs all over Nashville. It is not just country music either, you will hear Rock, Blues, Jazz, Folk, Bluegrass...from top performers on every stage. Everything you can imagine you can find it in Nashville and Middle Tennessee.

Music City - Says it All!

Nashville is known for the giant music events that bring fans here from all over the world. Nashville has huge major event buildings in downtown and many more all around the city to host any size event. All of the downtown honky-tonks feature live music all day long. You don't even have to go inside you can just walk up and down the streets to hear amazing music. Weekends are full of festivals all featuring music (and food) that drive in tourist and fans. Music, music, and more music - you will love it!

Upcoming Music Events

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Friday, October 29, 2021
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Tuesday, October 26, 2021
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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Monday - Saturday 6 PM & 8:30 PM
Enjoy the best live music at The Listening Room Cafe in Nashville Tennessee. Purchase your tickets from their website.

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Live Music every day
We have live music every single day and our known for having the most talented musicians on Lower Broadway! We allow entry to all ages before 9 PM then everyone must be 21+ after 9 PM to be onsite.

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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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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday's | 6 PM

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Friday, October 29, 2021

THE MUSICIANS ARE PERFORMING LIVE ON STAGE AGAIN!

We are excited to continue our live music program at the brewery taproom.

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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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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

The famous Acme Feed & Seed stage prides itself on being a discovery platform for Authentic Nashville Music. From funk, soul, R&B, country and more, there's a little something for everyone at Acme.

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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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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Wednesday Evenings Creating Community thru stories and song. Join Songwriters & Friends for a new Wednesday night show celebrating the songwriters behind your favorite songs. We’ll be celebrating the A side and the B side.

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Join us October 26, at 9pm for Smashin Crab After Dark featuring national recording artist and TSU alumnus Joe Johnson and Friends. Enjoy live music, DJs and more for this TSU/MTSU homecoming kickoff party.

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Elevation Nights at the Bridgestone Arena

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

CAAMP at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Dashboard Confessional at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Jesse Daniel Edwards is an award-winning songwriter from Nashville who, after a chance encounter with John Prine's manager while busking as a young artist, has been performing full-time on the festival and university circuits throughout the U.S.

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Jesse Daniel Edwards is an award-winning songwriter from Nashville who, after a chance encounter with John Prine's manager while busking as a young artist, has been performing full-time on the festival and university circuits throughout the U.S.

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Ruston Kelly w/Tim TK Kelly at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Live from the Rooftop is an exclusive live music and wine tasting event taking place on Thursday, October 28th from 8:00pm to 9:30pm on the rooftop of the Kimpton Aertson Hotel.

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Friday, October 29, 2021

NEEDTOBREATHE at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, October 29, 2021

Randall King is "Tuggin' On Our Heartstrings" at the Nashville Palace Oct. 29th! Open dance floor for good honky tonk fun!

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Friday, October 29, 2021

Mary Chapin Carpenter, Marc Cohn, Shawn Colvin: Together In Concert at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

October 30, 2021 – October 31, 2021

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Bridgestone Arena will play host to the 2021 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game on Saturday, October 30, 2021 featuring the University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks and the Penn State Nittany Lions.

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Join us on Saturday October 30, 2021 for our 4th Annual Harvest Festival! We'll be hosting wine tastings paired to music, culinary pairings, cocktail demonstrations, and more!

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Alan Rhody wrote “I’ll Be True to You” (Oak Ridge Boys), “Trainwreck of Emotion” (Lorrie Morgan), “Wild-Eyed Dream” (Ricky Van Shelton), and songs recorded by Don Gibson, George Jones, Toby Keith, Del McCoury, Michael Martin Murphey, and Tanya Tuc

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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Crowder w/Sean Curran at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Sunday, October 31, 2021

Join us at Scoreboard for "Happy Spazoween" with a live performance from the Spazmatics! Costume contests with $5,000 worth in prizes such as Predator tickets, Titans tickets, and cash.

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Sunday, October 31, 2021

Anderson East w/Foy Vance at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Monday, November 1, 2021

The Sam Gyllenhaal Band is celebrating the release of their EP “Don’t Look Down” with a set of original music at Analog November 1st.

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Tuesday, November 2, 2021

John Sebastian is best known as founder, front man and principal songwriter of the Lovin’ Spoonful, whose 1960s pop hits include “Do You Believe in Magic,” “Daydream” and “Summer in the City.” Based in Woodstock, NY, Sebastian plays autoharp and s

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Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Katie Couric - Going There Live at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Friday, November 5, 2021

Come join us at the Nashville Palace for a night of auction, food, drink and live music ALL for a good cause! We are hosting Daisy Lynn Art and Bike Night to raise money for FFAN- Foster Financial Assistance Network.

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Friday, November 5, 2021

Straight No Chaser at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, November 6, 2021

Jamie Floyd wrote the Grammy-nominated song "The Blade" (Ashley Monroe) as well as "Mississippi Flood" (Hayden Panettiere), "Resentment" (Kesha) and songs recorded by Ingrid Andress, Kelly Clarkson, Ronnie Dunn, Miranda Lambert, Brian McKnight and

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Saturday, November 6, 2021

Manchester Orchestra at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Sunday, November 7, 2021

Terri Clark, Pam Tillis, and Suzy Bogguss at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Monday, November 8, 2021

ZZ TOP at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Fort Worth-based singer-songwriter Vincent Neil Emerson’s self-titled second album, released earlier this year, draws on the influences of Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark.

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Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale has long been one of Americana music’s most significant forces, earning the Americana Music Association’s Wagonmaster Award in 2016 for his contributions.

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Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Zach Williams w/CAIN at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Friday, November 12, 2021

Join The Dukes of Hume & Team Nelson on November 12th on the patio at The Bode in Nashville! This concert will directly benefit the kids at Team Nelson.

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Saturday, November 13, 2021

Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin have performed as a duo since 2004, playing original acoustic music that incorporates bluegrass, folk and country.

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Saturday, November 13, 2021

Husband-and-wife duo Kenny and Amanda Smith’s 2020 album, With You, included their bluegrass chart-topper “Feeling of Falling.” Their other bluegrass hits include “Catch Me If I Try,” “I Know Where Love Lives,” “I’d Jump the Mississippi,” “It’s No

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Saturday, November 13, 2021

Guitarist and singer-songwriter Jim Hurst’s distinctive guitar style combines flatpicking and fingerstyle techniques, and he has won the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Guitar Player of the Year award twice.

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Sunday, November 14, 2021

MercyMe inhale (exhale) fall 2021 tour at the Bridgestone Arena

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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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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Sweeping Promises Live
The Blue Room
Nashville, TN
November 16, 2021
$13
8pm
All Ages
Tickets on sale Friday, June 15th at 10am CST.

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Friday, November 19, 2021

Lauren Daigle at the Bridgestone Arena

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Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Singer-songwriter Brittney Spencer released her EP, Compassion, in 2020 after she garnered notoriety with her cover of the Highwomen song “Crowded Table.” Spencer is a member of CMT’s Next Women of Country, class of 2021, and made her Grand Ole Op

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Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Mary Lattimore and William Tyler
w/ Walter McClements
The Blue Room - Nashville, TN
November 23, 2021
All Ages
Tickets $16 advance/$18 day of show
Music 8:00pm
Tickets on sale now!

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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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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Midland - The Last Resort Tour at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, December 2, 2021

The Mavericks at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Friday, December 3, 2021

Andrew Peterson: Behold the Lamb of God at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Intersection and Global Education Center present a concert featuring the world premiere of a new guitar concerto by Leo Brouwer featuring Carlos Barbosa Lima on guitar, and Brazilian and Cuban percussion, dance and capoeira.

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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Home Free: Warmest Winter at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

Colter Wall at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Monday, December 6, 2021

Sarah Brightman: HYMN In Concert at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021

An Evening with Steve Gunn & Jeff Parker
Live in The Blue Room at Third Man Records
December 7th, 2021
Doors 7PM
All ages
$25

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Trailer Park Boys 20th Anniversary Sunnyvale Xmas at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, December 9, 2021

An intimate evening of song and storytelling with Keb’ Mo’ and surprise special guests. Blues guitar player and songwriter Keb’ Mo’ is a five-time Grammy winner, with his most recent work, Oklahoma, winning the Best Americana Album award in 2020.

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Friday, December 10, 2021

Chicago at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

A feel good night of music with Keb’ Mo’ and his band. Blues guitar player and songwriter Keb’ Mo’ is a five-time Grammy winner, with his most recent work, Oklahoma, winning the Best Americana Album award in 2020.

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Rickey Smiley at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Monday, December 13, 2021

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

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Monday, December 13, 2021

Tyler Henry: Hollywood Medium at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Courtney Barnett at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

December 15 - 24, 2021

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Styx at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Louis Tomlinson at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

Dodie Build A Problem Tour at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Friday, December 17, 2021

Tom Segura: I'm Coming Everywhere World Tour at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Friday, December 17, 2021

Mike Farris celebrates the yuletide in Nashville with his annual holiday show. For the past seven years, his Mike Farris Sings! The Soul of Christmas concert has sold out a two-night run in Nashville.

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Saturday, December 18, 2021

Beth Hart at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, December 18, 2021

The Temptations & The Four Tops at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Sunday, December 19, 2021

MARINA at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Friday, December 31, 2021

There is no better way to celebrate NYE 2021 - This New Year’s Eve, let THE GENERAL JACKSON SHOWBOAT introduce you to the Perry Danos Band! Offering a wide variety of music and memories from Sinatra to Soul, Pop, Rock, Jazz, and Big Band.

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Friday, December 31, 2021
The eight uniform-clad Protomen deliver epic songs with all the driving fury of the most bombastic hard rock hits of the '80s, and all the theatricality of the most over-the-top '70s prog.
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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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Thursday, January 6, 2022

Yola at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, January 15, 2022

Buddy Guy w/Eric Johnson at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, January 15, 2022

Trixie and Katya Live! at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Sunday, January 16, 2022

Lorde at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Sunday, January 16, 2022

Kaleo at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Billie Eilish at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, March 18, 2022

Brian Regan at the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, March 24, 2022

March 24-27, 2022

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Sunday, March 27, 2022

Leif Vollebekk w/ Special Guest
The Blue Room at Third Man Records Nashville, TN
Start Time: 7:30 pm
All Ages
$15
Tickets go on sale Friday, June 18th at 10am CT

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Friday, April 8, 2022

2CELLOS announce dates for their 2022 U.S. tour in celebration of their 10th anniversary as a duo. Known for their captivating live performances, 2CELLOS are set to stop at Bridgestone Arena April 8!

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Wednesday, April 13, 2022

John Mayer: Sob Rock Tour 2022 at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, April 15, 2022

Chris Tomlin at the Bridgestone Arena

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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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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Justin Bieber at the Bridgestone Arena

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Sunday, May 29, 2022

AJR at Ascend Amphitheater

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Sunday, June 26, 2022

Matchbox Twenty at the Bridgestone Arena

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

5 Seconds of Summer at Ascend Amphitheater

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Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Rod Stewart at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, August 27, 2022

Roger Waters at the Bridgestone Arena

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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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Saturday, September 17, 2022

The Killers at the Bridgestone Arena

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