Kid's & Family Guide for Nashville Tennessee

100+ Kid Friendly & Family Activities in Nashville

One place where you can find Everything to do in Nashville (and middle Tennessee) with kids. This is your ultimate guide to family fun. From the Best Kid and Family activities, attractions and events to the top rated camps, party locations and family restaurants in Nashville. Please use @NashvilleLife and #NashvilleKids&Family to share on Social Media.

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The Escape Game - Nashville
Millers Thrillers

The Escape Game is a live 60-minute adventure. You and your team will select a challenge and will have 1 hour to complete your mission and escape. The Escape Game offers several unique experience, all happening in a completely immersive environment. You may be in on Mars trying to repair a spaceship, in Prison planning an escape or in a museum stealing back a masterpiece. Learn more about Nashville's top rates escape room on their website. https://NashvilleEscapeGame.com

Nashville Kids & Family Guide

Nashville Tennessee is packed full of fun Family Activities including our Sports and Recreation Guide and Kid and Family Attractions for the entire family. You can start with the Adventure Science Center with the Sudekum Planetarium and Nashville Children's Theater. Or spend the day on the ice with Ford Ice Center here are a few other attractions you will want to visit:

Top Nashville Activities & Attractions for Families

East Bank Greenway at Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge – 50 Titans Way, Coliseum. From I-24 East toward Chattanooga, take exit #48 toward James Robertson Parkway/State Capitol. Stay straight onto Interstate Drive. Turn right onto Russell Street.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Shelby Street pedestrian bridge
50 Titans Way
37213 Nashville , TN
 

Harpeth River Greenway at Morton Mill Trailhead – From I-40 west toward Memphis, take the US-70S exit #196 toward Bellevue/Newsom Station. Take the ramp toward Bellevue, turn left onto US-70S/Memphis-Bristol Hwy.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Harpeth River Greenway
940 Morton Mill Road
37221 Nashville , TN
 

Seven Mile Creek Greenway - 5301 Edmondson Pike, 37211. I-65 south to Exit 78A, Harding Place, East. Drive aprox. 2 miles to Overcrest Drive, turn right for .2 miles to Blackman Road and drive .2 to first right, Edmondson Pike, turn right.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Seven Mile Creek Greenway
5301 Edmondson Pike
37205 Nashville , TN
 

Shelby Bottoms Greenway at Main Trailhead – 1900 Davidson Street. From I-24 west, take exit #49 at Shelby Avenue, turn right at traffic light and go over interstate and turn right at South 5th Street and continue to stop sign.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Shelby Bottoms Greenway
1900 Davidson Street
37206 Nashville , TN
 

Shelby Bottoms Greenway at Cooper Creek Trailhead – The Cooper Creek trailhead is located at McGinnis and Moss Rose Drive in the Inglewood neighborhood. Parking there is on-street only.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Shelby Bottoms Greenway at Cooper Creek Trailhead
2544 McGinnis Drive
37216 Nashville , TN
 

Here is a good trailhead for folks who want to drive their cars with bikes to go. Easy acess from your car to the trailhead. This is a very quiet walk along the stones river however you do need to heed the bikes...

Nashville Greenway Trail - Stones River Greenway at Kohl’s Trailhead
3001 Lebanon Rd
37214 Nashville , TN
 

Stones River Greenway at Percy Priest Dam Trailhead – From I-40 east from Nashville take Stewarts Ferry Pike exit # 219. Turn right on Stewarts Ferry Pike and travel approximately ½ mile to Bell Road.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Stones River Greenway at Percy Priest Dam Trailhead
3734 Bell Road
37214 Nashville , TN
 

Whites Creek Greenway at Hartman Park Trailhead – 2801 Tucker Road. From I-440 west toward Memphis, merge onto I-40 east toward Nashville. Merge onto I-65 north toward Louisville. Exit onto Metrocenter Blvd via exit # 85. Take Metrocenter Blvd.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Whites Creek Greenway at Hartman Park Trailhead
2801 Tucker Rd
37218 Whites Creek , TN
 

Edwin and Percy Warner Parks, collectively known as “The Warner Parks,” are managed by the Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation of Nashville and Davidson County.

Edwin and Percy Warner Parks
50 Vaughn Road
Nashville , TN
 

Cook Day Use Area is a lakeside oasis in the hills of middle Tennessee, providing visitors with countless recreational activities on the lake and in the surrounding woods and grasslands.
Natural Features:

COOK DAY USE AREA on J. Percy Priest Lake
12230 OLD HICKORY BLVD.
37076 Hermtiage , TN
Phone: (615) 889-1975
 

Located in Madison at the terminus of Neely's Bend along the Cumberland River, Peeler Park Greenway offers over three miles of equestrian trail as well as nearly two miles of multi-use trail on this wildlife rich peninsula.

Peeler Park Horse Trails
2043 Neelys Bend Road
37115 Madison , TN
 

The amazing downtown riverfront space created for the residents and visitors of Nashville by Hargreaves Associates.

Cumberland Park
592 South 1st Street
37213 Nashville , TN
 

Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival

Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival
106 Main Street
37148 Portland , TN
Phone: 615-325-9032
 

You’ve waited a lifetime for this special day…shouldn’t you enjoy it?

Riverwood Mansion
1833 Welcome Lane
37216 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 228-8892
Fax: (615) 228-1645
 

Regardless of the Nashville weather forecast Strike & Spare bowling centers offer great family specials everyday of the week. For real fun join a league and get serious about your scores.

--Hendersonville Strike & Spare and Circus World
90 Volunteer Dr.
37075 Hendersonville , TN
Phone: (615) 824-5685
 

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Fall & Halloween Guide for Nashville and Middle Tennessee
Nashville Area Pumpkin Patches

Pumpkin Patches

Kids love to go out to eat - so why not go out to eat at a place that loves kids!

Kid Friendly Restaurants

Party Planning Guide

Kid Party Guide

Family picnics are some of the best times

Parks and Greenways

Kids love animals, here are some of the best animal attractions in Nashville

Animal Attractions

Thomas the Train in Nashville each fall

Family Events Calendar

Best indoor sports and activities in Nashville

Best Indoor Sports & Recreation

Best outdoor sports and recreation in Nashville

Outdoor Sports & Rec

Nashville Preschools and Day Care Centers

Nashville Preschools

Thomas the Train in Nashville each fall

Family Events Calendar

Bowling with Kids

Bowling with Kids
Great family activity!
Fall Celebrations in Nashville Tennessee

It's Fall Ya'll!

Are you kids ready for something out of the ordinary?

Horseback Riding

Guide to the Education and Health of Nashville Families

Great ways to keep your family healthy include eating healthy food, healthy family activities, reading and keeping your mind active and of course preventive medical care. The following guide will help your family find fun ways to learn about wellness!

Attractions for kids in Nashville

Kid & Family Attractions in Nashville

Over 35 Outside Activities to do in Nashville with your kids this summer and fall.

Listing of area schools both private and public.

Nashville Area Schools

Schedule your kids dental appointment with one of the best dentist in Nashville

Pediatric Dentist

Wow- that is one exciting day out, up and away!

Zip-lines for the Family