The 2018 Tennessee State Fair kicks off on Friday! There are 14 rides this year specifically for little kids, and 16 more for big thrill seekers. New this year: Kids can feed live butterflies, and opening weekend features monster trucks.
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LEAPIN’ LIONS … SEA LIONS, THAT IS! They sail out of the water to make a splash as the newest attraction at the Wilson County Fair. It’s the final weekend of the fair boasting all-new rides this year, including a large assortment of ones just for little kids.
Enjoy the weekend with your kids at a festivity in your area. Pictured above: OZ Family Day at OZ Arts Nashville is Saturday. This year’s celebration merges art and science with local visual artist Beth Reitmeyer in collaboration with Adventure Science Center. Kids 12 & younger are free!
East Nashville’s signature event, Tomato Art Fest, celebrates 15 years this Saturday featuring tomato-themed everything! There’s a parade, live music, a children’s art show, the kids’ Tomato Fairy/Tomato Elf contest, lots of tomato art and more. Costumes are highly encouraged.
The 2018 Williamson County Fair opens tomorrow and runs through Aug. 11. Kids are sure to love the new Jurassic Kingdom Dinosaur show as well as the Ma’Ceo equestrian acrobats! Plus, fun rides, cool carnival games with prizes, yummy fair food and more for all ages!
The cool Dolly Parton puppet in “String City: Nashville’s Tradition of Music and Puppetry” at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The kid-friendly show is a fun telling of country music history in an engaging, creative way. The summer installment runs through Saturday, July 14.
Enjoy the weekend with your kids at one of these festivities. The Nashville Symphony presents “Star Wars in Concert” through Sunday. See the movie that started it all, “A New Hope,” in HD while the Symphony performs John Williams’ score live.
The annual Watermelon Festival at Lucky Ladd Farms in Eagleville is Saturday! Sink your teeth into a fresh slice, and enjoy a variety of water activities and contests like seed spitting, melon eating, melon toss and the popular watermelon crawl. Click the links below for more fun in your area.
The Nashville Symphony performs “Disney in Concert” Saturday at Ascend Amphitheater. Four vocalists perform while you see movie clips and hear songs from “The Little Mermaid,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Aladdin,” “The Lion King,” “Frozen” and others.
Larger-than-life snails, meerkats, bears, crocodiles and other critters take over the Cheekwood landscape starting Saturday. They’re part of the “Cracking Art” exhibit hailing all the way from Milan, Italy! There’s a LOT MORE fun this weekend, too. Click your county below.