David Lusk Gallery

Art Scene

Nashville’s ever-growing arts scene is as diverse and approachable as its music scene.

Performing Arts

The creative spirit found in Nashville’s songwriter community is also prominent in the performing arts scene. Broadway shows, independent films, children’s theatre productions, and an award-winning symphony can all be enjoyed in Music City.

Tinney Contemporary Art Gallery
Arts & Culture Trip Idea

Immerse yourself in Nashville's burgeoning arts scene and include gallery visits, theatre productions, and cultural experiences in your trip itinerary.

Visual Arts

Nashville's Art Scene is full of painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, video, filmmaking, design, crafts, and architecture. Find your creative spirit in Music City.

Special Art Events
Artober Nashville

Artober Nashville is a month-long celebration of the arts in Music City. Artober Nashville celebrations include hundreds of events in visual and performing arts, music, theatre, dance, craft, film, and more.
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First Saturday Art Crawl Downtown

Various Locations
First Saturday Every Month
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WeHo Art Crawl

Wedgewood-Houston
First Saturday Every Month
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East Side Art Stumble

East Nashville
Second Saturday Every Month
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Germantown Art Crawl

Germantown 
Third Saturday Every Month
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Jefferson Street Art Crawl

Jefferson Street
Fourth Saturday Every Month
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First Saturday Downtown Art Crawl
Map of Downtown's Arts & Culture

Music City has a wide variety of performing arts and visual arts throughout Downtown. Take a look at a map of Downtown's Arts & Culture and discover which spots to expand your creative intelligence.

Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum GRAMMY Exhibit
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Still looking for more?

Music City has fun attractions around every corner where friends and family can play. Each attraction tells a unique Nashville story and leaves an indelible impression on all who visit.

All Nashville attractions

Browse through all of Nashville's attractions and discover the places that spark your interest to explore during your trip to Music City.