Things To Do

Lights, Camera, CMHF

Creative Zone: Lights, Camera, Capture!

@ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville

Make a paper camera to see things from a different point of view, then have fun exploring the museum. Ages 5 and older.

$$ Categories: Museum Events Ages: 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years

Best Bets This Week →

Full Moon Pickin’ Party

@ Percy Warner Park Equestrian Center, Nashville

Music City Sports Festival

@ Music City Center, Nashville

Creative Zone: Lights, Camera, Capture!

@ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville

Arts Entertainment →

FREE Symphony Under the Stars

@ Centennial Park, Nashville

FREE Kid’s Hour

@ Whole Foods, Franklin

FREE Kristen Brassel

@ Hip Donelson Farmers Market, Nashville

Vince Gill

@ Ryman Auditorium, Nashville

Planning Ahead →

Half Pint Triathlon

@ Franklin Recreation Complex, Franklin

FREE Open House Day

@ Dyer Observatory, Brentwood

FREE Trees of Summer

@ Beaman Park Nature Center, Nashville

Barbecue and Brew

@ Travellers Rest, Nashville

Library Events →

Middle Tennessee Library Storytimes

Ongoing Activities →

Check out the ongoing events happening in Middle Tennessee every day!

The Dailies

Friday, May 29

Cheekwood, Nashville

Get active and enjoy nature with four different fitness classes this morning: Yoga in the Garden (7:30 a.m.), Boot Camp (8:30 a.m.), Tai Chi in the Japanese Garden (9:30 a.m.) and Mommy Fit Camp (9:30 a.m.; stroller fitness class). All ages.

$$ Categories: Fitness Ages: All ages

McFadden Community Center, Murfreesboro

Participate in activities that address cognitive skill development, body part recognition, following directions and working together. Ages 5 and younger.

RSVP $ Categories: Ages: 13 - 24 Months, 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years

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Warner Parks Nature Center, Nashville

Explore the world of buzzing insects with stories, beehive observation and honey tasting. Ages 3 – 5.

RSVP Categories: Nature Ages: 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years

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Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theater, Nashville

John Chaffin’s original play is a murder mystery at a mountain lodge. Ages 12 and older.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Sam Davis Home, Smyrna

Enjoy wine tastings and food from local restaurants, tours of the museum and live music. Adults.

RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

Percy Warner Park Equestrian Center, Nashville

Enjoy a night of bluegrass music at Percy Warner Park.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Nashville Zoo, Nashville

Enjoy animals, live music, food trucks and more than 100 craft beers to sample. Adults.

$$ Categories: Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

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Pearl-Cohn Auditorium, Nashville

Circle Players present this theatrical comedy about a fictional spelling bee set in a geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School. Six quirky adolescents compete in the Bee, run by three equally quirky grown-ups. Note that this show is suited for ages 16 and older due to mature content and language.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: Teens

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Center for the Arts, Murfreesboro

This musical centers on Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, the ill-fated lovers and outlaws whose story has been infamous since they achieved folk hero status during the Great Depression. Ages 10 and older.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: All ages

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Hendersonville Performing Arts Center, Hendersonville

The stage adaptation based on Lois Lowery’s young adult novel follows a boy through the 12th and 13th years of his life in a utopian society and finds him questioning whether utopia is worth the cost. Ages 10 and older.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

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The Arts Center of Cannon County, Woodbury

This comedy focuses on a couple whose engagement has been on and off more times than a drunk frat guy on a mechanical bull. Ages 10 and older.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Municipal Auditorium, Nashville

Cheer for Nashville Venom when they challenge Marion. All ages.

$$ Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

City Winery, Nashville

A night of Americana/folk/pop music with Shawn Colvin and special guest Caroline Glaser. All ages.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

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Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville

The Nashville Symphony Chorus, Blair Children’s Chorus and guest soloists join the Nashville Symphony for a performance of Britten’s work about the effects of war that also has an inspiring message of hope. All ages.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

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TPAC's Jackson Hall, Nashville

The final installment of this season’s Broadway Series at TPAC brings the Tony-Award winning musical based on real-life events surrounding the newsboys strike of 1889 in New York City. Ages 8 and older.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, May 30

Healthways World Headquarters, Franklin

Hop on your bike and choose a 10-, 30-, 62- or 100-mile course during this fundraising ride for the Middle Tennessee chapter of the American Diabetes Association. All ages.

$$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages: All ages

Franklin Recreation Complex, Franklin

Participate in a swim/bike/run race. Ages 8 – 12.

RSVP $$ Categories: Sports Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years

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Music City Center, Nashville

This sports-centric day features speakers and hands-on activities including baseball, archery, fishing, hunting, gymnastics, lacrosse, soccer, ping pong, football, running, billiards and more. All ages.

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Sports Ages: All ages

Old Fort Park Pavilion 3, Murfreesboro

Volunteer to pick up trash beside the trail along the banks of the Stones River and Lytle Creek or in the water. All ages.

Categories: Volunteer Opportunities Ages: All ages

Centennial Park, Nashville

Prior to the two-mile walk, enjoy live music, a silent auction, children’s activities, survivor stories and more. All ages.

$$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages: All ages