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Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th

Brad Paisley - July 4th 2023
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With a nickname like Music City, we know our visitors expect to hear the best music during our Let freedom Sing! Music City July 4th event. We got to celebrate in Nashville in 2023 with you and Brad Paisley, The War and Treaty, Langhorne Slim, Tiera Kennedy, and more.

Nashville's July 4th Guide

Flip through what you need to know for the Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th celebration.


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Do I need tickets?

Nashville’s July 4th celebration is FREE and open to the public. Everyone’s invited to celebrate (for free) with Music City!

Guests can also take part in the July 4th Exclusive Fireworks Viewing Experience that provides ticket holders with an up-close view of the fireworks show, right by the river.

Can I Anchor My Boat?

No anchorage between Woodland Street Bridge and KVB Bridge. Find Boater Information & Maps.

Can I bring my own products to sell or promote?

Unauthorized vending and solicitation is prohibited throughout the event site.

How Can I Stay Hydrated?

The city’s annual free July 4 concert and fireworks show is expected to draw a record crowd and to ensure maximum safety for attendees, backpacks, and coolers will not be permitted. Attendees are encouraged to pack smart, stay hydrated and bring refillable water bottles to fill at three free water stations. In addition, five misting stations will be stationed around the event site to help eventgoers stay cool throughout the day. First-aid tents will be located throughout the event site. Attendees are encouraged to pack sunscreen, hats, visors, and sunglasses to help fight the heat.

There will be eight first aid locations with personnel from Vanderbilt Event Medical with Metro EMS.

What if it rains?

A little rain can’t stop a Nashville party! We will be watching the weather very closely and will make decisions accordingly to keep our guests safe. This webpage will be updated as necessary and we will be offering up-to-the-minute updates on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

What Am I Allowed to Bring?

To ensure maximum safety for attendees, backpacks, and coolers will not be permitted. Only service animals are permitted on the event site. Read our House Rules for what items and activities are and are not permitted at Nashville's July 4th celebration in downtown Music City.

All personal items are subject to search.

What About Parking & Transportation?

For transportation options to and from the event including details on ride-share locations, taxi stands, and more, check out visitmusiccity.com/july4th/parking-transportation.

Who do I contact if I have any additional questions?

Prior to July 4th, you can contact a Nashville Expert by calling 800-657-6910 or 615-259-4700 for all July 4th questions, or by emailing nashcvc@visitmusiccity.com.

On July 4th, stop by one of our Information Booths located at Walk of Fame Park and at Fourth and Broadway. You can also contact a Nashville Expert by texting 615-259-4700, or following Visit Music City on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


Check out fan photos from the 2022 Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th celebrations. Share your photo on social media and tag @VisitMusicCity and #NashvilleJuly4 for a chance to join this photo gallery!

Places To Stay

Start planning your trip to Nashville for the Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th event by looking for the perfect place to stay. Lodging comes with amenities to make your stay exceptional.


Thanks to all of our wonderful partners who make Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th a success!