Upcoming Kid Friendly Events in Nashville Tennessee

Kid and Family Calendar for Nashville Tennessee

Nashville Tennessee is packed full of fun Family Activities including our Sports and Recreation Guide and Kid and Family Attractions for the entire family. On a rainy day you can start with the Adventure Science Center with the Sudekum Planetarium and Nashville Children's Theatre. On the beautiful sunny days check out the farm adventures at Lucky Ladd Farms. Below are events taking place on specific days that are geared towards Kids and Family:

Please follow the links to the websites to make sure dates and times are accurate and determiner if tickets need to be purchased prior to heading out.. Also some events weather can be a factor,

Playing at Lucky Ladd Farms

Once only open for kids and family in the fall, now you can visit Lucky Ladd Farms right outside of Nashville during the summer too. Families love Lucky Ladd Farms 60-acre farm park for its inventive attractions that appeal to all ages, acres of playgrounds, exciting hands-on animal encounters, pony rides, nature trails, educational exhibits and more to fill your day with good old fashioned fun.

Upcoming Kid Forcused Events

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Dates: Ongoing

Open Tuesday - Sunday Reservations Encouraged The Rabbit Hole VR Arcade is a place for gamers, non-gamers, families, friend groups, locals, tourists and everyone in between to escape the everyday and immerse themselves in a virtual world for a bit.

Dates: Sun, Mar 18, 2018

Join Make Music Nashville for an afternoon of music making, drinks and family fun!

Dates: Sat, Mar 24, 2018

Watch Tennessee roll past your wide sightseeing window at scenic level aboard one of TCRM's special excursion trains. Our streamlined coaches feature air-conditioning, large sightseeing windows, and comfortable seats. All seats are reserved at no extra charge.

Dates: Sat, Mar 24, 2018

Saturday, March 24 from 8am-11am Red River Farms' Annual EGGstravaganza! Breakfast with the Bunny & Easter EGGstravaganza!

Pancake breakfast, egg hunt, face painting, petting zoo, barrel train rides, & pictures with the Easter Bunny!

Dates: Sat, Mar 24, 2018

March 24, 2018

Dates: Sat, Mar 24, 2018

March 24, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Veterans Memorial Park

Dates: Sat, Mar 24, 2018

Stop in Parnassus Bookstore for stories, giggles, and songs every Saturday morning!

Dates: Sat, Mar 24, 2018

Bring your kids to KIDSVILLE at the Parthenon is a FREE program every Saturday morning that combines storytelling, educational activities, arts & crafts, musicians and special guests & more! Kidsville is FREE for families of children ages 12 and younger.

Dates: Sun, Mar 25, 2018

Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 2:00pm.
First Baptist Goodlettsville & Goodlettsville Parks and Recreation will host the 2018 Spring SpEGGtacular Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, March 25 at 2:00pm.

The event will be held at Moss-Wright Park on the Football Field.

Dates: Thu, Mar 29, 2018

WHO KNEW that Nashville has such a vibrant hip hop scene that’s pulling people from all over the world to come here and create new beats? Well that’s exactly what we will be examining during the next WHO KNEW event on March 29 at City Winery.

Dates: Fri, Mar 30, 2018 to Sat, Mar 31, 2018

March 30 and 31, 2018 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm It’s one of the most Egg-citing events of the year! Join the Easter Bunny, as he gets things hopping around the Farm.

Dates: Fri, Mar 30, 2018

Wednesday - Saturday | Closed on 4th of July

Dates: Fri, Mar 30, 2018 to Sat, Mar 31, 2018

Put some spring in your step and magic in your child's Easter holiday during our breakfast with the Easter Bunny.

Dates: Fri, Mar 30, 2018 to Sat, Mar 31, 2018

It’s one of the most Egg-citing events of the year! Join the Easter Bunny, as he gets things hopping around Lucky Ladd Farms – Tennessee’s largest petting farm, with our annual Easter Festival and Egg Hunt.

Dates: Sat, Mar 31, 2018

March 31, 2018 Come ride with the Easter Bunny on Tennessee Central Railway Museum’s classic traditional American streamlined passenger train to Watertown! In Watertown there are Easter Egg hunts for children of all ages.

Dates: Sat, Mar 31, 2018

Hop into Spring at the Zoo's Eggstravaganzoo! 3/31/2018, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Dates: Sat, Mar 31, 2018

Join us as 30,000 eggs fall from the sky! There will be games, bounce houses, a petting zoo, face painting, food trucks and much more! Bring the whole family and it is absolutely FREE! At Wilson Central High School, 319 Wildcat Way, Lebanon, TN 37019.

Dates: Sat, Mar 31, 2018

Saturday, March 31, 2018 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM

Dates: Sat, Mar 31, 2018

Saturday, March 31, 2018 | 11:00 AM 1:00 PM

Dates: Sun, Apr 01, 2018

Saturday, March 10, 2018
Hikes begin at 10:00 a.m.
Cost: FREE

Dates: Sun, Apr 01, 2018

Enjoy the holiday with your family and friends in one of the largest log homes in the world (former home of country music superstar, Barbara Mandrell). An extraordinary, Southern-style buffet will be served during two seating times, 10:30 a.m and 1:00 p.m.

Dates: Sun, Apr 01, 2018

Available on Sunday Midday Cruises only! Join us on the General Jackson for Sunday in the South! Each Sunday, this rousing show takes us on a musical journey through a typical southern Sunday.

Dates: Wed, Apr 04, 2018

A special event has been planned for April 4 in downtown Nashville, when the team will unveil its new uniforms. Florida Georgia Line will take the stage and perform a concert for fans after the unveiling. The program will start at 7 p.m.

Dates: Sat, Apr 07, 2018 to Sat, May 26, 2018

Join us at the Back Porch this spring for Saturday morning yoga with Misty Parrish from The Yoga House!

Experience the peace and serenity of being in nature, while still energizing your mind and body with the practice of yoga!

Dates: Sat, Apr 07, 2018

Saturday, April 7, 2018
10:00am – 1:00pm
Cost: $15/person

Dates: Sun, Apr 08, 2018

Celebrate Easter with Brentwood Baptist Church!

With 18 worship times at 6 campuses throughout the Middle Tennessee area, you can find the best worship time and location to accommodate your Easter plans.

Dates: Sun, Apr 08, 2018

Who better than your Mom or daughter to spend a day together at the Southern Women’s Show? Sunday is Mother Daughter Day sponsored by Kroger and MIX 92.9. The fun starts at the front door with a special gift (while supplies last) and then there’s lots of great shopping and prizes to win.

Dates: Tue, Apr 10, 2018 to Thu, Apr 12, 2018

April 10th - April 12 Nashville Sounds vs Iowa Cubs

Dates: Thu, Apr 12, 2018 to Sun, May 13, 2018

Dragons Love Tacos
by Ernie Nolan
Based on the book by Adam Rubin

April 12 - May 13, 2018

Dates: Fri, Apr 13, 2018 to Mon, Apr 16, 2018

April 13th - April 16 Nashville Sounds vs Omaha Storm Chasers

Dates: Sat, Apr 14, 2018

The Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival is a family-friendly celebration of spring and Japanese culture on the front lawn of the Metro Courthouse at Nashville Public Square. Admission is free. The festival will begin at 9:45 a.m with the Cherry Blossom Walk, hosted by Sister Cities of Nashville.

Dates: Sat, Apr 14, 2018 to Sat, Sep 07, 2019

Second Saturday @ 7 p.m. in the Sudekum Planetarium of the month, we're bringing you after-hours and laser shows for the whole family. Tour the night skies, follow the adventure of a girl saving her family, and rock out to laser light shows!

Dates: Sun, Apr 15, 2018

Imaginations run wild at Family Day at the Ballet! Make a day of it with an engaging afternoon created with families in mind, including a children’s ballet performance of Aesop’s Fables, movement activities, arts and crafts, and more.

Dates: Sat, Apr 21, 2018

Nashville’s Earth Day Festival April 21, 2018
Centennial Park
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Nashville’s Earth Day Festival is a free, family friendly event with live entertainment through out the day celebrated each year in April.

Dates: Sat, Apr 21, 2018

Enjoy Schoolhouse Rock! with the Nashville Symphonyat the Schermerhorn

Dates: Wed, Apr 25, 2018 to Sun, Apr 29, 2018

April 25th - April 29 Nashville Sounds vs New Orleans Baby Cakes


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