More July 4th Events in Music City
Nashville likes to celebrate. The Music City July 4th party is definitely the biggest and best of the summer. But there's a lot going on before and after the event that will get you in the spirit or send it off in style.
Please be aware, these are the details for the 2018 Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th celebration. Stay tuned for 2019! You can always plan your visit at: visitmusiccity.com/placestostay.
Start your Independence Day with a run through the streets of Music City. All ages and fitness levels are welcome to run the 5K or 10K through downtown Nashville on the morning of the 4th of July. All participants will receive a free t-shirt and finisher's medal when they cross the finish line.
Grab some lunch at the Music City Hot Chicken Festival at East Park, 11am-3pm, on July 4th. Some of Nashville's best hot chicken joints will be there serving their food. Home cooks will compete in the Amateur Cooking Contest. The first 500 through the gate get free samples!
The legendary show plays at the Grand Ole Opry House July 3, 4, 6, and 7. Some of the artists performing include the Del McCoury Band, Mandy Barnett, Jimmy Wayne, Zach Williams, and Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers.
Red, White & BOOM! - SOLD OUT!
Explore the Adventure Science Center before you head out to the lawn to get an unobstructed view of the downtown fireworks!
Fireworks at TailGate @ TailGate Beer Charlotte Pike Location - July 3
Fireworks at Nashville Shores @ Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort - July 3
4th of July Rooftop Bash @ 21c Museum Hotel - July 4
Boom & Brews @ City Tap Nashville - July 4
Ole Red, White, and Blue Rooftop Party @ Ole Red - July 4
4th of July Rooftop Party @ Bobby Hotel - July 4
Acme 4th of July @ Acme Feed & Seed - July 4
Famous Saloon's 4th of July Rooftop Party @ Famous Saloon - July 4
Free As a Bird - An Independence Day Celebration @ Rare Bird Rooftop Lounge - July 4
4th of July Celebration @ The George Jones - July 4
4th of July Party @ Nashville Underground - July 4
Red, White, and BBQ @ L27 Rooftop Lounge - July 4
Red, White & Booze Rooftop Party @ Mellow Mushroom Broadway - July 4
Red, White, and View - Rooftop Party @ UP, a rooftop lounge - July 4
Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman ft. Vince Gill @ Ryman Auditorium - July 5
Star Wars: A New Hope in Concert with the Nashville Symphony @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center - July 5-8
Foreigner - Juke Box Heroes Tour @ Ascend Amphitheater - July 6
Events Around Town:
Charles Nelson's Birthday & 4th of July Celebration @ Nelson's Green Brier Distillery - July 4
Music City Motorcycle Rally @ Carl Black Chevy - Woods Amphitheater - June 28-July 1
Thirth of July Block Party @ East Nashville - July 3
Pursuit of Liberty Tapping Party @ Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery - July 3
Triple A Baseball Nashville Sounds @ First Tennessee Park - July 4-8
Kroger Safari Fridays @ Nashville Zoo at Grassmere - July 6
Red, White, Blue & BRUNCH @ Tavern - July 6-8
Summer Splash H2Oliday @ Nashville Zoo at Grassmere - July 7
2nd Annual Vandy Legends Charity Softball Game @ Hawkins Field - July 7
Even More Happenings
Viewing Areas & Parties for the FourthZoom in on the map to find the location
1. Lower Broadway (Screen for viewing)
2. Music City Walk of Fame Park (Screen for viewing)
3. 21c Museum Hotel (Party)
4. Acme Feed & Seed (Party)
5. Adventure Science Center (Party)
6. The George Jones (Party)
7. Hard Rock Cafe (Party)
8. L27 Rooftop Lounge (Party)
9. Public Square Park (Viewing area)
10. Up, a rooftop lounge (Party)
11. The Valentine (Party)