13 Spring Events in Nashville

Music City's calendar this spring is full of celebrations you must attend.

Saturday & Sunday, April-October
Music in the Vines

Live jazz and bluegrass bands play every weekend during Music in the Vines at the beautiful Arrington Vineyards. Do a wine tasting and have a picnic with great music and gorgeous scenery.

May-June, Friday & Saturdays
Musicians Corner

Musicians Corner is 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, food trucks, vendors, and local artisans.

May 19-21
Goodguys Nashville Nationals

Goodguys Rod & Custom Association returns to Music City for two full days of Southern-style hot rodding at the 16th Nashville Nationals Giant Car Show at Nashville Superspeedway.

May 20-22
Vintage Weekender & Car Show

The Nashville Boogie is a celebration of Mid-Century American music, culture, and style. Enjoy listening to many acts at Eastside Bowl and don't forget to check out the vintage-style diner, arcade, and bowling alley onsite. Stop by the swingin' retro bar to grab a drink and shoot some pool on the way to the main stage!

May 20, June 10, July 22, August 26
Cornelia Fort Pickin' Party

Check out East Nashville’s Cornelia Fort Airpark for great local music, craft beer, family activities, food vendors, and more. The Cornelia Fort Pickin’ Party helps preserve one of the city’s most unique landmarks, the Cornelia Fort Airpark.

May 26-29
Memorial Day Weekend

Kick off your Memorial Day weekend in Nashville honoring American heroes. Whether it be honoring history, seeing an art exhibit, spending time with family, laughing at a comedy show, catching a game, or enjoying yourself at a music event, Nashville has it all.

June 8-11
CMA Fest

Country music fans from all over the world come to Nashville to experience CMA Fest - four days of music from hundreds of artists including live concerts, meet & greets, autograph signings, celebrity sporting events, and more. Multiple stages throughout Downtown Nashville will host FREE live music during the festival.

March-May 2024
Once Upon a Spring
Gaylord Opryland Cascades Atrium

Get ready to Spring It On with a family-friendly escape to Gaylord Opryland with Once Upon A Spring events and activities. An itinerary full of both weekend and weekday activities are in store for guests including a brand-new crafting clubhouse and interactive show for kids, spring-themed boat rides, an Easter Bunny meet and greet, and much more.

March-April 2024
Cheekwood in Bloom

On the 55-acre estate of Cheekwood Estate & Gardens, over 250,000 bulbs are blooming this spring. Cheekwood celebrates the occasion with Cheekwood in Bloom offering fun family events that will bring a smile to everyone's face this spring.

March 31, 2024
Easter in Nashville

Spend this Easter Holiday with Music City. Find fun egg-hunting activities for the kids and delicious brunch specials for the family.

April 2-6, 2024
Tin Pan South

Tin Pan South is the world's largest songwriter festival. Hundreds of songwriters and acts perform shows in different Music City venues over the course of 5 days. Dedicated to songs and those that write them, Tin Pan South is an annual event in Music City where fans get a unique, up-close-and-personal experience with the music they love. The music is spread out across the city with showcases each night at various venues.

April 13, 2024
East Nashville Beer Festival

The 12th Annual East Nashville Beer Festival resented by M.L. Rose Craft Beer and Burgers is back on Saturday, April 15th! Come out to East Park to enjoy over 150 unique beers from 50 local and regional breweries, live music, vendors, food trucks, and good vibes! A portion of the proceeds supports the Oasis Center Bike Workshop.

May 12, 2024
Mother's Day

Don't just get her a card or flowers this year. Make Mother's Day special by celebrating the most important woman in your life in Nashville. Enjoy a meal at a Nashville restaurant, delicious to-go brunch options, or give her the gift of Music City. Treat her to a day of fun activities the whole family can enjoy. After all, she deserves it!