The Dailies

Thursday, May 1

Bridgestone Arena, Nashville

Take in a night of indie rock music featuring Grammy-winning Arcade Fire with special guests Kid Koala and Tune-Yards. All ages.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Friday, May 2

Happening thru:

Bledsoe's Fort Park, Castalian Springs

Experience different camp demonstrations, craftsmen, merchants, colonial music, shooting matches and games. All ages

$ Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

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Centennial Park, Nashville

More than 180 local and regional artists showcase and sell their wares in wood, clay, glass, fiber and more. The Kids’ Tent features demonstrations and hands-on activities for children of all ages.

Categories: Art, Crafts Ages: All ages

Cedar Crest Golf Club, Murfreesboro

Tee up for this four-person scramble benefiting the Sam Davis Home in Smyrna.

$$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Sports Ages: Parents Only

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Cedars of Lebanon State Park, Lebanon

Learn about wildflowers and butterflies through exhibits, lectures and hikes, and participate in other nature activities throughout the day as well. All ages.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Nature Ages: All ages

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Downtown Public Square, Murfreesboro

Local, regional and national jazz artists perform during this family-friendly event including a large children’s activity area on Saturday (12 – 6 p.m.).

Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Moss-Wright Park, Goodlettsville

Roast hot dogs over an open fire, eat s’mores, play kickball, then watch a family-friendly movie outside. All ages.

RSVP $$ Categories: Films, Outdoor activities Ages: All ages

Moss-Wright Park, Goodlettsville

All ages can roast hot dogs over an open fire, eat s’mores, play kickball and watch a family-friendly cookout.

RSVP $$ Categories: Outdoor activities Ages: All ages

Greer Stadium, Nashville

Cheer for the Nashville Sounds when they challenge the Iowa Cubs. Fireworks take place after the game. All ages.

$ Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

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TPAC's Jackson Hall, Nashville

Musical artist Ben Folds performs new material while dancers from Nashville Ballet join him on stage. All ages.

$$ Categories: Dance, Music Ages: All ages

Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville

Enjoy an evening of jazz and R&B music when Diane Reeves performs a mix or originals and classics (presented without orchestra). All ages.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Saturday, May 3

Tap Root Farm, Franklin

Ages 12 and older can participate in either a 3.1-mile or 6.2-mile course filled with various obstacles including mud pits. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics Tennessee.

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

Music City Star Commuter Train Station, Nashville

Ride the rails to Monterey, Tenn., and enjoy the town’s annual Dogwood Festival. All ages.

$$ Categories: Ages: All ages

Bicentennial Capitol Mall, Nashville

This 5K benefits the Walk Me Home Enrichment Fund, which provides Tennessee foster children the opportunity to receive financial assistance for a variety of activities. All ages.

$$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages: All ages

Stewarts Creek High School, Smyrna

Hit the court during this basketball tourney benefiting Priest Lake Christian Academy. All ages.

$ Categories: Fundraisers, Sports Ages: All ages

Cumberland Park, Nashville

All ages can celebrate fitness by participating in a 5K to raise money for Girls on the Run, an after-school program that combines training for 5K events with self-esteem enhancing workouts for girls ages 8 – 13.

$$ Categories: Fitness, Fundraisers Ages: All ages

Bowie Nature Park, Fairview

This festival includes dog-friendly businesses, a one-mile guided walk, dog contests, pets for adoption, giveaways and more. All ages.

Categories: Animal Encounters Ages: All ages

Sevier Park, Nashville

Families can enjoy a day of live entertainment, food, children’s activities, local vendors and more. All ages.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Music Ages: All ages

Sumner Bank & Trust, Gallatin

This day of fun includes inflatables, an obstacle course, giant slide, face painting, a three-legged race and more. All ages.

Categories: Ages: All ages