Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th

Summer in Nashville

Summer is a pretty special time in Music City, as many of the city’s largest outdoor festivals and events happen during the summer months.

July 4th in Music City
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Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th

Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th is the best 4th of July celebration in the country with incredible live music, tons of family fun, and one of the largest fireworks shows in the USA - and it's all FREE!

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Summertime concerts, festivals, and series
12 Summer Music Events in Nashville

Hope you have your calendar cleared because you're not going to want to miss this summer in Nashville. It's back to back festivals, weekly concert series, fireworks, GRAMMY-nominated artists, legendary acts, bucket-list concerts, and outdoor amphitheaters. Make sure you also take a look at Nashville's upcoming concert calendar.

Bringing the kids never sounded so fun
18 Things to do with the Family this Summer

School's out for summer! Nashville is the place to be to ensure you don't waste a second of all that freedom. There's one amazing zoo, multiple water parks, museums, exhibits, and more that will make both the kids and adults happy this season.

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12 Summer Food Events in Nashville

Nashville doesn't just enjoy food, we celebrate it. During the summer months, almost every week offers a party for the culinary arts inside Music City's eclectic neighborhoods. From beer festivals to wine celebrations there's something in Nashville for every type of foodie, wine lover, or craft beer enthusiast. Remember, at any time you can enjoy the beautiful weather and a bite to eat at the restaurants with patio seating in Music City or rooftop bars. And make sure to scoop out the spots with great cocktail and wine menus while in town. 


Seasons in Nashville
The great outdoors

Your next summertime adventure is in Music City. Here, in Nashville, we have rivers to kayak, lakes to swim, and parks to explore. Plus you can dust off the cobwebs on your bike to cycle the Music City Greenways. Don't forget to check out First Tennessee Park home of the Nashville Sounds and catch a game in Music City.

Still need more inspiration?

Check out Ms. Cheap's, of the Tennessean, Guide to Summer 2019: 94 free things to do, from music to hiking and more. 

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