SP Weekend Best Bets: Aug. 11-13

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Enjoy the weekend with your kids at one of these festivities. Pictured: The Hendersonville Cruise-In.

HENDERSONVILLE CRUISE-IN
The Streets of Indian Lake, Hendersonville
Friday, Aug. 11
Have fun checking out a variety of classic cars while enjoying live music from the ’50s and ’60s by local bands. FREE EVENT

NASHVILLE SOUNDS BASEBALL
First Tennessee Park, Nashville
Friday, Aug. 11 – Sunday, Aug. 13
Cheer for the Sounds when they challenge the Memphis Redbirds all weekend!

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK: THE WINTER’S TALE
Centennial Park Bandshell, Nashville
Friday, Aug. 11 – Sunday, Aug. 13
Nashville Shakespeare Festival presents The Bard’s fanciful story set in a fairy tale world. FREE EVENT

LIVE, LOVE, LATCH! POTLUCK BRUNCH & FAMILY FUN DAY
Triple Creek Park, Gallatin
Saturday, Aug. 12
Join La Leche League of Sumner County for this breastfeeding awareness day that also includes car seat safety demonstrations, nursing portraits, cloth diaper and carrier demonstrations, inflatables for kids, door prizes and. Bring a dish to share. FREE EVENT

TOMATO ART FESTIVAL
Five Points, East Nashville
Saturday, Aug. 12
This costume-friendly festivity features a morning 5K, children’s activities and contests, a parade, lots of live music, a recipe contest, artisan booths and more. It’s East Nasty’s biggest event, drawing more than 40,000 people. FREE EVENT

MEET ME AT THE ZOO: PRINCESSES
Nashville Zoo, Nashville
Saturday, Aug. 12
Kids can dress as their favorite characters and meet a few popular princesses. Included with zoo admission.

KIDSVILLE
The Parthenon, Nashville
Saturday, Aug. 12
Hear the Greek myth of the sun-eating dragon that causes the solar eclipse, then make a puppet. FREE EVENT

NCT 2017/18 SEASON PREVIEW & OPEN HOUSE (REGISTER)
Nashville Children’s Theatre, Nashville
Saturday, Aug. 12
Tours and activities around the theater including short excerpts and songs from all of the shows coming up in the next season. FREE EVENT

SEE ALL EVENTS THIS WEEKEND!

Chad Young is the managing editor and arts/entertainment editor for this publication.

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