Spring in Music City
Spring is a gorgeous time in Nashville, as flowers bloom and the music plays. The outdoors offer lovely area parks, Spring festivals, and outdoor dining. Take the shades off and step inside for the hottest concerts, art exhibits, historical tours. Go for a Spring Vacation Package and experience the music, the history, the food, and the family fun.
Music City reinvigorates in Spring with a full calendar to keep you busy enjoying the most that Nashville has to offer. Take a look at just some of the happenings this season. So many Things to Do, Places to Stay, and, of course, Live Music. Take a look below at just some of the events happening this year. And browse the Events Calendar for more.
Grand Ole Opry (Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays) • Bruce Springsteen (April 17) • Miley Cyrus (April 18) • Nickel Creek (April 18) • Goo Goo Dolls (April 19) • Brandi Carlile with the Nashville Symphony (April 22) • Rob Thomas (April 22) • Chevelle (April 22) • Carlos Santana (April 23) • Foster the People (April 25) • Kevin Costner & Modern West (April 26) • Switchfoot (April 27) • Bastille (April 28)
Arcade Fire (May 1) • The Ben Folds Project (May 2-4) • Lana Del Rey (May 2) • Keith Urban's Fifth Annual We're All 4 The Hall (May 6) • Blue October (May 7) • Spoon (May 8) • Neon Trees (May 12) • Led Zeppelin 2 (May 17)
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Artist-In-Residence: Patrick Dougherty (March 22-June 29) • Japanese Woodblock Prints (March 22-May 25) • Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art (March 22-May 25) • Wicked (March 26-April 20) • Lyle the Crocodile (April 10-May 11) • Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan (January 31-May 11)
Kevin Nealon (April 24-26)
Wild West Comedy Festival (May 14-18)
Dick Gregory (May 14) • Pretty Good Friends (May 14) • The Lonely Island (May 15) • Aziz Ansari: Modern Romance (May 15) • Ahmed Ahmed (May 15) • Billy Gardell (May 15) • Owen Benjamin (May 15-17) • Steve Byrne (May 15-17) • Cast of Impractical Jokers (May 16) • Nick Swardson (May 16) • Seth Meyers (May 16) • Chris Hardwick (May 16-17) • Ralphie May (May 16-17) • Aisha Tyler (May 16-17) • BJ Novak (May 17) • Chelsea Handler: Uganda Be Kidding Me Live (May 17) • Demetri Martin (May 17) • Dennis Miller (May 17) • Marc Maron Interview with Vince Vaughn (May 18) • Bill Burr (May 18) • Rodney Carrington (May 18)
Awesome April (April 1-30) • Cheekwood in Bloom! (March 22-April 27) • 7th Annual Iron Fork (April 16) • Nashville Film Festival (April 17-26) • Full Moon Tattoo and Horror Convention (April 18-20) • Stella Parton's Red Tent Women's Conference (April 18-20) • Eggstraveganzoo (April 19) • Easter Bunny Excursion (April 19) • Easter Eggstravaganza at The Hermitage (April 19) • Spring Art Hop (April 19) • 2nd Annual 4.20 Presented by Sweetwater (April 20) • Easter Brunch and Activities (April 20) • Dining Out for Life (April 22) • Predators Foundation Wine Festival & Tasting (April 24) • Country Music Marathon & 1/2 Marathon (April 26) • Tin Roof & Two Bits: First Annual Crawfish Boil and Pig Roast (April 26) • 2014 Symphony Fashion Show featuring The Band Perry (April 29)
Running of the Iroquois Steeplechase (May 10) • WPLN presents A Prairie Home Companion (May 10) • Goodguys Nashville Nationals Custom Car & Hot Rod Show (May 16-18) • Wild West Comedy Festival (May 14-18) • Brew at the Zoo (May 30)
Head outdoors to get some fresh Spring air. Outdoor tours, hiking trails, lakes, and other fun in the sun opportunities will brighten anyone's day.
The Treetop Adventure Park at Nashville Shores invites you to explore the outdoors and try out their suspended bridges, zip lines, cargo nets, Tarzan jmps, and other fun obstacles. Nashville Shores water park opens on weekends starting May 4. Get ready!
Take a Walk.
Take a stroll through Nashville on one of the many walking tours. Echoes of Nashville immerses you in the historical side of Music City, while Hick Chick Tours offers Pub Tour and a Comedy Tour. Hungry? Try a Music City Bites & Sites tour or Nashville Food Experience. If you're more interested in walking amongst the flowers, make your way to Cheekwood. Cheekwood Botanical Gardens span 55 acres with pools, fountains, statuary, boxwood plantings, beautiful view, and 100,000 tulips blooming this spring! Hang out with the animals at the Nashville Zoo where you see nearly 350 different species, ride the Wild Animal Carousel, and play on the Jungle Gym.
Not up for walking? Ride!
See the sites of Nashville, TN, from your own Segway. Segway of Nashville Tours gives you the chance to see Nashville up close and personal.
On the Water
Spring Vacation Packages have been designed with you in mind. Whether you're traveling with your kids, your parents, or your friends, there's a Spring Break vacation in Nashville, Tennessee waiting for you. Explore the Spring Vacation Packages.