Best of Parenting 2017

It’s time!  Tell us who you think is the BEST OF PARENTING in Middle Tennessee!

Welcome to our annual Best of Parenting ballots.

Select a ballot below.  Be sure to cast your ballot in the region where you live, or is the closest to your home.  One ballot per household, please.

Nominate and Win in Our Best of Parenting Christmas in July!

Everyone who makes nominations in our Best of Parenting Readers’ Poll will be entered in a random drawing for a $575 Nashville Parent Holiday Prize Pack that includes: 4 tickets to ICE! at Gaylord Opryland Resort, 4 tickets to Nashville Ballet’s Nashville’s Nutcracker at TPAC & 4 tickets to the Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum for its Deck the Hall celebration.

The period of July 1 through July 31 will be a nomination period.  You can nominate a business or service in each category, or if they are already nominated you can add yours to it (nominations will count as votes during the voting period).  On August 1, we will trim the list down to the top 10 nominations in each category (top 5 if we do not receive 10 different nominations).  All of the nominations received by the top 10 during July will carry over as votes for the voting period (August 1 through August 31).

NOMINATING/VOTING:  As nominations are made and votes are cast in each category, they will show in a list.  If the individual or business that you wish to nominate or vote for is already on the list, simply click the VOTE button next to their name.  If the individual or business that you wish to nominate/vote for is not on the list, write them in using the space provided at the end of the list.  All nominations will carry over as votes for the voting period (August 1 through August 31).


  • You must vote in at least 10 categories on the ballot.  Ballots with votes in fewer than 10 categories may be deleted.
  • One ballot per household.
  • For franchised businesses and those with multiple locations, please be sure to enter the business name along with the location.
  • Nominations will be open from July 1 through July 31, 2017
  • Voting will be open from August 1 through August 31, 2017.
  • Winners will be published in our November 2017 issue and online beginning November 1, 2017.