Bring the 2026 FIFA World Cup to Nashville
Already internationally recognized as a unique host for top events, Nashville offers the incredible situation of having Nissan Stadium located in the heart of the city centre, across the beautiful Cumberland River that forms a stunning visual with the Nashville skyline. FIFA World Cup spectators will flow seamlessly into the city’s outdoor lifestyle and activities -- including the FIFA Fan Fest -- and immerse themselves in Nashville’s one-of-a-kind entertainment scene. Our event concept offers a sustainable and accessible plan, as everything is within easy walking distance within the core of the city centre.
Nashville is a welcoming and inclusive city, famous for our “Southern hospitality,” and we love to throw a party for visitors. Our city is growing rapidly and our citizens are excited about the future. Our community is fully united behind the hosting of the FIFA World Cup in 2026, as we recognize the power of staging such an important global event. We are ready to work with FIFA to ignite the passion for football, music, and our beloved city of Nashville.
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Major and global sporting events are not new to Nashville. This is a sports town and the people here love their sports. From the Concacaf Gold Cup and the NFL Draft to the Tennessee Titans and the Nashville SC, Music City knows how to create a winning sports experience.
Of course, Nashville is synonymous with music. Commonly known as "Music City", Nashville is a major center for the music industry, a spotlight for musical performances, and the world’s songwriting capital where musicians flock to become inspired and add to an incredibly creative environment. Nashville will be able to offer a dynamic fan and visitor experience where football, music, and entertainment blend together to create a truly unique environment.