Nashville is home to the best musicians and best instruments in the world.
Music City July 4th is the party of the summer, offering two days of live music, family fun, and spectacular fireworks.
Nashville's live music scene is alive and well with concerts taking the stage inside and out all over Music City.
The Nashville Zoo at Grassmere is a fantastic family destination in Music City, boasting mammals, birds, and reptiles of many kinds - with a Wild Animal Carousel for the kids!
Take a ride on the Delta River Boats at Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.
Shake off a long day with a pint of Guinness in an authentic pub atmosphere at Findley's Irish Pub inside the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center.
Pick up a new or vintage steel guitar at Gruhn Guitars in downtown Music City.
Mafiaoza's serves up pizza and Italian favorites with your favorite wine or cocktail in the heart of 12South.
The Parthenon in Nashville's Centennial Park is the world's only full-scale replica of the Athenian original.
From 11am to 2am each day, the honky-tonks of Lower Broad play live music for all comers.
The world-famous Tootsie's Orchid Lounge has been churning out amazing music for over 50 years in downtown Nashville - a must-see on Honky Tonk Highway.
Tommy Sims played the Music City Soul Series, a weekly concert series in February offering the best in soul, jazz, blues and R&B.
In Music City, there's a guitar for every tune, and a guitar player for every song.
Nashville's live music scene is alive and well with concerts playing all day, every day.
The Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge is a lovely place to take a stroll and catch a stellar view of Nashville's skyline.
The historic Ryman Auditorium offers the best acoustics in the world, second only to the Mormon Tabernacle, and plays host to the best in every genre.
Explore the exhibits at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and learn about country music's history.
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is one Nashville's premier attraction spots to learn, listen, and enjoy.
Nashville musicians play sounds for every genre - making it the true Music City.
The Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge offers a gorgeous picture of a Nashville sunset.
Live on the Green is just one of many outdoor concert series happening every year in Nashville.
The Nashville music scene is like no other in the world.
Keith Urban was inducted to the Music City Walk of Fame on May 15, 2011.
Meetings in Nashville offer fun and networking for all attendees.
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center boasts 2,881 guest rooms, more than 600,000 square feet of meeting space, and 15 restaurants.
Meetings always have an entertaining theme in Music City.
Nashville meetings set a stage for excellent networking opportunities, learning, and fun.
The Nashville Visitor Information Center is a great setting to have your next event.
RCA Studio B is Home of 1,000 Hits - a place where your group can record a song as well!
Keith Urban was inducted to the Grand Ole Opry on April 12, 2012.
The members of Kings of Leon, along with countless artists of all genres, call Music City home.
The stage is set for the LEED-certified, 1.2 million-square-foot Music City Center, opening in downtown Nashville in May 2013.
Explore iconic locations like Hatch Show Print that have contributed to Nashville becoming Music City.
The artistic collaboration among Nashville's songwriters lends to the creative landscape of the city.
Douglas Corner has hosted live music on 8th Avenue South since 1987.
The Basement, one of the hottest music venues in Nashville, is located on 8th Avenue South under Grimey's New & Pre-Loved Music.
The 8th Avenue Antiques District offers a concentration of unique antique shops to stroll between looking for that perfect piece.
The 12South Taproom is a friendly neighborhood taproom/restaurant in the heart of 12South.
Frothy Monkey offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, and delicious local coffee in a comfortable setting in the 12South neighborhood.
You can find cool Western threads, pin-up clothes, and gift items at Katy K in 12South.
Imogene + Willie is a custom denim designer and maker located in an old service station in the heart of 12South.
12South offers restaurants serving everything from barbecue, seafood, or gourmet burgers to pizza, organic local sandwiches, and Mexican popsicles.
12South is a great neighborhood to grab a drink with friends, kick back, and relax.
Experience an American adventure at the home of our nation's 7th President, Andrew Jackson.
Music City has a sound for every listener.
Dubbed the “Athens of the South” in the 1850s for its elegance, style and many academic institutions, Nashville is also home to a vibrant, ever-growing art scene with a variety of art museums, galleries, and performing arts institutions.
You can hear live music of every genre throughout Music City.
The Fray, Sixpence None the Richer, Love and Theft, and Striking Matches perform at the free 2012 Music City New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway. http://www.visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Two Old Hippies is a lifestyle shop and music venue in The Gulch.
Cabana offers Southern Comfort Cuisine like crab hush puppies and blackened local catfish as you dine in your own private cabana.
The only full-scale replica of the Greek Parthenon stands in Centennial Park, a popular park on West End for picnics, kite flying, and frisbee throwing.
The 95-bell carillon represents Tennessee's musical heritage and the citizens of Tennessee's 95 counties. They play Tennessee-themed songs at the top of the hour, every hour.
Loved equally for the coffee and seasonal food selections, Fido is a popular spot in Hillsboro Village for studying, working, and playing.
Cozy up next to the fireplace inside or either of the 2 bars or enjoy a seat on the expansive patio and watch the happenings of Hillsboro Village.
With an inventive food and cocktail menu, Holland House has been named one of the best bars in the nation by Food & Wine, Details, Imbibe, and Entrepreneur.
I Dream of Weenie is located in the heart of East Nashville's 5 Points and serves delicious charcoal-grilled weenies out of their modified VW bus.
The Local Taco combines Tex-Mex and Southern food for some of the best tacos around.
Lucchese offers high-end handcrafted leather boots, fashion, and apparel in The Gulch.
Nestled in the Gulch on the ground floor of the Icon building, Music City Flats is Nashville’s only locally-owned and operated restaurant that specializes in serving delectable, gourmet flatbreads made with 100% whole wheat.
Oktoberfest is annually celebrated in Germantown, offering a day of live music, dancing, food, drink, and family fun.
The Produce Place handpicks products from local growers and producers for sale in their Sylvan Park store.
One of the many colorful bungalows in Berry Hill.
Bransford Avenue, lined with retail shops and service businesses, is one of the main thoroughfares in Berry Hill.
Berry Hill is a lovely area of Nashville with tree-lined streets and creeks throughout.
The landscaping in Berry Hill enhances the area's atmosphere.
Making Music in Berry Hill is a fun event for all ages to enjoy the area, the outdoors, and the music.
Berry Hill, a satellite city of Nashville, is less than one square mile in area and has a population of less than 600 residents, but is home to more than 400 businesses, and its own police department.
Patterson House is a modern-day speakeasy serving exciting and unique cocktails, original and classic, in Midtown Nashville.
Thirty-two diners sit around the U-shaped kitchen as chefs Josh Habiger and Erik Anderson prepare the meal at The Catbird Seat in Midtown Nashville.
Ingram Hall at Vanderbilt University host performances throughout the year from students and world-class performers alike.
The balcony at the Hutton Hotel provides a gorgeous view down West End Avenue into downtown Nashville.
The Nashville Opera is Tennessee's largest professional opera company.
The Frist Center for the Visual Arts hosts changing exhibits throughout the year.
J. Crew, Tommy Bahama, Calvin Klein, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, and Polo Ralph Lauren are just some of the amazing shopping found at Opry Mills Mall.
The Rainforest Cafe at Opry Mills Mall is a wild place to shop and eat!
Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World offers the most comprehensive selection of Fishing, Hunting, Camping, Boating, Golf and Outdoor Gear, that you will find anywhere under one roof, and conveniently located at Opry Mills Mall.
The Band Perry headlines the free 2013 Music City July 4th Celebration with Keb’ Mo’, the Nashville Symphony, spectacular fireworks, and more! Go to http://visitmusiccity.com/july4th for details.