Musicians Corner and Acoustic Friday Nights takes place each Friday and Saturday, May-June 22. All events are free and open to the public at Centennial Park's South West lawn. Musicians Corner and Acoustic Friday Nights offer a great chance to enjoy local live music in a beautiful outdoor setting, with Kidsville, Dogville, MC Pub, food trucks, vendors, and local artisans.
Each year, there's a celebration in 12South's Sevier Park to bring together neighbors, promote local talent and business, and to raise money to enhance and support Sevier Park. Sevier Park and 12th Avenue South will be free and open to the public for a day of live music, art, family fun, a Criterium Race, local restaurants and food trucks, and vendors offering everything from clothing and jewelry to pet grooming and beef jerky.
Tennessee Craft is best known for its free, juried craft fairs. The May annual crafts fair in Centennial Park has served not only as a market for fine crafts, but as a conduit for demonstration programs, hands-on opportunities, and the chance to meet and talk with professional craft artists. The three-day crafts festival attracts more than 45,000 people to view the craftsmanship of more than 200 exhibitors.
Discover the rural past of Tennessee, enjoy old-time activities, see honey bees, and so much more during the Historic Rural Life Festival at Tennessee Agricultural Museum. This is a great way to show children what life was like before electricity with special hands-on activities.
The Nashville Rosé Festival is being held in East Nashville's East Park for the second year in a row. The Tennessee Breast Cancer Coalition is now in its 25th year of supporting men and women undergoing treatment for breast cancer. Local partners have teamed up to offer over 70 specialty rosé wines, frosé, pink cocktails, festival-exclusive beers, and more. Support the fight against breast cancer with food, rosé, shops, and live music for all to enjoy.
Witness great new plays during the Ingram New Works Project. Each year, the Nashville Repertory Theatre offers staged readings of new plays by Ingram Lab Playwrights.
Explore the wonderful art of making beer at home during Exploring Homebrew happening at American Legion Post 82. Locals from all over will be bringing in their creations to try. Everyone is welcome to taste and vote on their favorites. Top winners receive a trophy and bragging rights. The proceeds will benefit Explore! Community School in East Nashville.
Cumberland Park will be rockin' with 2,000 Nashvillians for the Ragin' Cajun Crawfish Boil, complete with New Orleans-style food, 4,000 pounds of fresh crawfish, and cold beer.