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

July 4th

343,000 people

THANK YOU to the 343,000 people who came out to the 2019 Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th celebration.  We can't wait to see you again next year.

Brett Eldredge
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Last Year's Lineup

Brett EldredgeMac McAnallyJessy WilsonDylan ScottCreature ComfortJackson Bruck & The Dukes of HumeJoe West BandDJ set by Dave Audé, and the Nashville Symphony rocked the 2019 #NashvilleJuly4!

Family Fun
Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th

Nashville's July 4th celebration is a family affair! Climbing walls, water slides, samples, games, live music, and so much more will keep every member of your family having a great time.

Fireworks at Nashville's Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th
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The Fireworks

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2019 FAQs
Who's playing?

Brett EldredgeMac McAnallyJessy WilsonDylan ScottCreature ComfortJackson Bruck & The Dukes of HumeJoe West BandDJ set by Dave Audé, and the Nashville Symphony to play this year's #NashvilleJuly4!

As part of “Start With a Kick & End With a Bang,” a free Family Fun Zone with activities and entertainment by DJ Robert Luke will take place on July 3 starting at noon at Music City Walk of Fame Park. Then you can jump over to Ascend Amphitheater at 3pm to hear free live music from Alejandro Aranda performing as ScarypoolpartyBizz & Everyday People, and The Whigs before the Gold Cup Semifinal match at Nissan Stadium later that evening. 

Discover more about the music. 

When does it start?

The main event, Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th starts at 12pm on July 4th. Check out the full schedule.

Where is all happening?

The event is taking place throughout Downtown Nashville. There will be a stage located at Fifth Avenue and Broadway hosting live music from Brett Eldredge, Mac McAnally, Jessy Wilson, Dylan Scott, Creature Comfort, Jackson Bruck & The Dukes of Hume, DJ set by Dave Audé, and Joe West Band. The Nashville Symphony will perform at Ascend Amphitheater during the fireworks spectacular. Food, drink, and merchandise vendors will be spread throughout the event site. Please reference the schedule (at visitmusiccity.com/july4th-schedule) to see when the bands will play and map (at visitmusiccity.com/july4th-map) to find the location of the stages. 

What's the best way to get downtown for this event?

Please see visitmusiccity.com/july4th/july-4th-parking-transportation for transportation options to and from the event including details on ride-share locations, taxi stands, and more.

Where's the best place to see the fireworks?

For those primarily interested in watching the fireworks, they are encouraged to go to the following locations that are part of the city’s July 4 event campus:

• Lower Broadway
• Ascend Amphitheater
• Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge
• Riverfront Park (with audio)
• The Green at Riverfront Park (with audio)
• Public Square Park (with audio)
• Music City Walk of Fame Park (with audio)
Video screens will be placed at Riverfront Park and at The Green at Riverfront Park, as well as on the Broadway Stage and at Ascend Amphitheater.

Those sitting in Ascend Amphitheater will be able to watch the Broadway Stage concert on screens, while those on Broadway will be able to watch the Nashville Symphony performance on screens.

Find out more about the fireworks.

Is there an official event hashtag?

YES! It's #NashvilleJuly4. Use #NashvilleJuly4 to join the conversation about the biggest and best 4th of July party around.

See more get social with us. 

Can I get an official event t-shirt?

YES! All July 4th merchandise will be available at the event on Wednesday, July 3rd and Thursday, July 4th in the Official Merchandise Trailer located at 3rd Avenue and Broadway.

Also, you can pick up the official Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th koozie at any beer stand.

If I want to drive, where do I park?

On July 4, vehicle parking will be available at Nissan Stadium for $10. Lots E, D and P will open at 8 a.m. Lots A, B, C and F will open at 2 p.m. $40 for RV parking in Lot P. Parking spots for $15 at the Metro Courthouse Garage; $14 ($10 after 5 p.m.) at Nashville Public Library Downtown; and $15 at the Music City Center.

To locate other available parking downtown, visit www.parkitdowntown.com.

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 website will be updated as necessary and we will be offering up-to-the-minute information via social media. Start following @VisitMusicCity now on Twitter.

Will there be food and drinks available for purchase?

Traditional food vendors will be located along First Avenue from Church Street to the Pedestrian Bridge and in Music City Walk of Fame Park.

Food trucks will be located on First Avenue near the Pedestrian Bridge, on Second Avenue North and South, on Broadway, on Fourth Avenue South and near Music City Walk of Fame Park on Fifth Avenue. Food concessions will be available at Ascend Amphitheater.

Check out the details for this year's food and beverage options at: visitmusiccity.com/july4th-fooddrinksfun.

If I leave, can I come back into the event?

Yes, this event is free and open to the public to enjoy.

Can I bring my pet?

Only service animals are permitted on the event site.

Who can I contact if I have any additional questions?

You can contact the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp by calling 800-657-6910 or 615-259-4730, emailing nashcvc@visitmusiccity.com, or contacting @VisitMusicCity via Twitter.

What if I have questions during the event?

Head to one of our Information Booths located at Music City Walk of Fame Park, on Lower Broadway between 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue, and on the corner of 2nd Avenue and Broadway. 

Also, you could always ask us on Twitter at @visitmusiccity.

Is it family-friendly?

Of course! Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th is a family affair. See the family fun at this year's event at: visitmusiccity.com/july4th-familyfun

Can I bring a cooler or backpack into the event?

Coolers and backpacks are not permitted into the official event site.

Will my personal items be searched?

All personal items are subject to search. Random searches will occur.

Can I bring my own products to sell or promote?

Unauthorized vending and solicitation is prohibited throughout the event site.

How do I stay hydrated?

Pack smart, stay hydrated, and bring refillable water bottles to fill at three free water stations. In addition, six misting stations and misting fans will be stationed around the event site to help eventgoers stay cool throughout the day.

Can I anchor my boat?

No anchorage between Woodland Street Bridge and the Korean Veterans Memorial Bridge. 

Is there a list of items I can and cannot bring aka House Rules?

Yes! Check out the list of items you can and cannot bring at visitmusiccity.com/july4th-houserules

What if I can't make it to downtown Nashville this year? Can I watch the fireworks from home?

The fireworks show will be livestreamed on visitmusiccity.com/july4th.

In a new partnership, CMT will air a 90-minute live special that will include performances from headliner Brett Eldredge, highlights from Let Freedom Sing! and conclude with the acclaimed fireworks show. The show will be aired again right after the live broadcast.

Getting Around
Parking & Transportation

Find out where to park, where to get a ride, and more at: visitmusiccity.com/july4th-parkingtranspo.

Road Closures

Many roads will be closed during the Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th celebration. See which roads will be closed.

Places to Stay

Find the perfect place to stay for your trip

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Thanks to our partners!

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