July 4th

Other Events Around July 4th

There's a lot going on before and after the Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th event that will get you in the spirit or send it off in style.

Nashville likes to celebrate. The Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th party is definitely the biggest and best of the summer. There is a lot going on before and after the event that will make this trip one to remember. Nashville is so much fun that you'll be planning a trip back in no time.

What's Going On:
Big Events

Concacaf Gold Cup Semifinal
Start with a kick and end with a bang! See some of the world's best soccer players in the Concacaf Gold Cup Semifinal on July 3rd and then enjoy a day full of free live music and family fun leading up to the main concert with Brett Eldredge and one of the country's best fireworks shows.

Music City July 4th 5K/10K
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.

Music City Hot Chicken Festival
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!

Red, White & BOOM!
Explore the Adventure Science Center before you head out to the lawn to get an unobstructed view of the downtown fireworks!


July 3

July 4

Other Viewing Areas

  • Lower Broadway (Screen for viewing)
  • Music City Walk of Fame Park (Screen for viewing)
  • Public Square Park
  • Cumberland River
Food & Drink
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