13 Spring Events in Nashville

Music City's Spring calendar is full of celebrations. Just take a look below at the events you must attend this spring in Nashville.

Saturdays, March 20-June 19
Music City Food Truck Park & Flea Market

Food, drinks, live music, shopping - what more could you want?! The Marketplace in East Nashville hosts up to 10 food trucks every Saturday so you can grab a bite before or (and) after shopping Music City Flea. 

Saturdays & Sundays April-October
Music in the Vines

Live jazz and bluegrass bands plays 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 1-30
Art Al Fresco

Cheekwood is taking the arts outside! This May, enjoy programs combining art and nature in this new month-long event featuring 10 outdoor art happenings every day and additional happenings throughout the week. Local artist, Herb Williams, will be creating some sculptural installations using his favorite medium, crayons.

May 1-September 5
Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks

Just in time for the summer season, acclaimed artist Sean Kenney brings Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks to Cheekwood. This exhibition features over 40 sculptures made from more than 800,000 LEGO® Bricks and explores the beauty of nature through highly stylized, colorful displays that stand in striking contrast with their surroundings.

May 28-30
Goodguys Nashville Nationals
Goodguy's Car Show

Goodguys Rod & Custom Association returns to Music City for two full days of Southern-style hot rodding at the 15th Nashville Nationals Giant Car Show at Nissan Stadium in downtown Nashville.

May 28-31
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 11-13
Musicians Corner

Musicians Corner is returning on June 11-13. 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, food trucks, vendors, and local artisans.

June 12
Record Store Day
Grimeys - Vinyl Records

Record Store Day will be even bigger & better than the last. All across the country, independently owned record stores offer special releases, promotional products made exclusively for this day, concerts, and other special events to honor the unique culture of a local, indie record store. What better place to celebrate the occasion than Music City? Nashville's record stores like Grimey's New & Preloved Music, Vinyl Tap, and Ernest Tubb Record Shop are sure to offer a heck of a time for this glorious occasion.

June 12
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. This year, visitors can see performances from Brazilbilly and the Cowpokes in addition to trying local food and drinks from vendors.

Spring 2022
Sevier Park Fest

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.

April 17, 2022
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.

May 8, 2022
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. 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!

June 9-12, 2022
CMA Fest
CMA Awards at Bridgestone

Country music fans from all over the world come to Nashville to experience CMA Festival - 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.