Let Freedom Sing! July 4th in Music City

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.

Summer Trip Ideas

Start by checking out some of our trip ideas.

CMA Fest Night Show
Jam out
Summertime concerts, festivals, and series

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.

Honky Tonk Highway in Nashville
Free music, free nashville

Music City boasts a live music scene blasting out your favorite tunes each and every day for free. Why would we do such a crazy thing? Because music should be shared - we know that, and now you know that.

Seasons in Nashville
Go exploring
Check out 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.

Dine out in Music City

Check out Nashville's food scene.

Familly Fun in Nashville
Bringing the kids never sounded so fun
Family Fun

Plan the perfect family vacation this summer in Nashville.

Nashville's art scene
Art Scene

The talent in this town is not limited to music. Venture to any art gallery or performing arts event and you will see that Nashville holds something that no other city can match: a creative spirit bringing breathtaking performances and stunning visual art on a daily basis. Take part in Nashville's creative side

Let Freedom Sing! July 4th in Music City
Nashville parties year-round
See more seasons

See what Nashville is doing during the other seasons.

All Nashville attractions

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