Upcoming Outdoor Events in Nashville Tennessee

Nashville Events being held Outdoors

One of the great things about living in Nashville is the weather. Our city fathers have seen fit to help us take full advantage of our temperate climate by holding outdoor concerts darn near every weekend of the spring,summer and fall. We have the downtown areas roped off so music stages, food vendors and pedestrians rule the road. Walk all over downtown Nashville and see stage after stage of great musicians. There is something special about holding an event outdoors, the sun, the breeze, and fresh air. Most outdoor events are Pet friendly but check with the events website to be sure. Any music events in Centennial Park will let you bring your favorite fuzzy friends. Riverfront Park events no way... Have a blast enjoying the Best Outdoor Events in Nashville.

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,

large crowd of people at Centennial Park in Nashville Tennessee

Outdoor Events

We are so lucky to have so many outdoor spaces for events, from downtown Riverfront to Centennial Park there are always events happening here. The hardest part is to decide between the events. Enjoy!

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Upcoming Outdoor Events

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Dates: Ongoing

Each year is a new challenge as Lucky Ladd Farms design a brand new corn maze for you to explore. This is a family favorite that will have you coming back each week for the special time you enjoy with your kids outdoors.

Dates: Ongoing

The Nashville Zoo is open 7 days a week hours are from 9 AM to 6 PM until October 14th. This is the perfect family friendly activity that is sure to please the entire family. Consider purchasing a membership for your family. We have many exciting events daily at the Nashville Zoo.

Dates: Tue, Sep 26, 2017

September 05, 2017 – October 31, 2017 | 10 AM - 12 PM

Dates: Tue, Sep 26, 2017

Tuesdays, September 26 - October 31, 2017
Each fall in in the beautiful Robinson Courtyard at the Downtown Public Library you can enjoy a Free Courtyard Concerts during your lunchtime. Concerts are held rain or shine and are a favorite event.

Dates: Tue, Sep 26, 2017

TASTE OF TENNESSEE

Dates: Tue, Sep 26, 2017

Nashville Nights is like spending a week in Nashville in one dynamic hour of entertainment. Your journey begins with traditional songs from the roots of country music.

Dates: Wed, Sep 27, 2017

Sept 20-30, Wednesday through Saturday from 10am to 5pm and Sunday 12pm to 5pm
Oct 1-29, Wednesday through Saturday from 10am to 6pm and Sunday 12pm to 5pm

Dates: Wed, Sep 27, 2017

These laid-back, family-friendly fundraisers feature Middle Tennessee’s finest bluegrass music under the light of a full moon. Musicians and music lovers alike are invited to enjoy this beloved Nashville tradition.

Dates: Thu, Sep 28, 2017

September 23, 2017 – October 29, 2017 | Thursday - Sunday | 11:00 am - 4:00pm
Gather with friends to celebrate the arrival of fall at the Cheekwood Beer Garden! Enjoy seasonal beers, specialty cocktails, wine & champagne, live music and local food trucks.

Dates: Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Limited Space - Friday & Saturday Nights - Age Restrictions!

Dates: Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Open 7PM to 12 Midnight • Fridays & Saturdays | 2017 Schedule: September 15th - November 4th

Dates: Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Open 7PM to 12 Midnight • Fridays & Saturdays | 2017 Schedule: September 15th - November 4th

Step into The Portal and be transported to a nightmare of urban legends and folklore.

Dates: Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Open 7PM to 12 Midnight • Fridays & Saturdays | 2017 Schedule: September 15th - November 4th

Dates: Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Opening Sept 29th
YOU SHOOT LIVE ZOMBIES! That's Right, this is your chance to and protect our city. Have you ever wanted to play paintball but didn't like the idea of getting shot or getting dirty? We have found the solution. The zombies have the rage but ONLY you have the weapons!

Dates: Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Open 7PM to 12 Midnight • Fridays & Saturdays | 2017 Schedule: September 15th - November 4th
The Bunker

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 to Sun, Oct 01, 2017

This will be the third annual Nashville Chalk Fest event benefiting the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences.

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 to Sun, Oct 01, 2017

The traditional 400-lap Super Late Model race will be held on September 30 – October 1, 2017 and will once again feature the controlled-cautions concept to help control costs for race teams.

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 to Sun, Oct 01, 2017

Fall Fest at the Hermitage is a spectacular weekend of art, music, and history at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President.  Proceeds from the festival benefit the Hermitage.
Dates and Times
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Saturday, September 30

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017

The Nolensville Farmer's Market is open every Saturday starting May 6, 2017 until October 28, 2017 from 8am-12pm at the Historic Nolensville School-7248 Nolensville Rd.

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017

This family-friendly special event includes the rides you love at Holiday World, plus lots of fun seasonal activities.

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017

How the Festival Works…

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Arrington Vineyards hosts Music in the Vines every year from April through November every Saturday and Sunday. Saturdays from 4pm to 8pm | Sunday from 2pm to 6pmThese events are free! Come out and enjoy the vineyard grounds with family and friends.

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Arrington Vineyards hosts Music in the Vines every year from April through November every Saturday and Sunday. Saturdays from 4pm to 8pm | Sunday from 2pm to 6pm These events are free! Come out and enjoy the vineyard grounds with family and friends.

Dates: Sat, Sep 30, 2017

The 4th Annual Ale for the Trail returns September 30, 2017, from 4pm to 9pm at the Iroquois Steeplechase Grandstands in Percy Warner Park. Part beer festival, part silent auction, part expo; Ale for the Trail is West Nashville’s premier beer event!

Dates: Sun, Oct 01, 2017

Tennessee Titans play football every Sunday from August 12 until December 31st (except Oct 29th), the following dates are home games.
PRESEASON HOME GAMES
AUG 19 2:00PM CDT PANTHERS at Nissan Stadium
AUG 27 12:00PM CDT ) BEARS at Nissan Stadium

Dates: Sun, Oct 01, 2017

Come out to Owl's Hill for a free hike! Join one of our staff members or volunteers on a guided hike through Owl's Hill. This is a great opportunity for families, individuals, and small groups to come enjoy the trails of Owl's Hill and get some exercise.

Dates: Sun, Oct 01, 2017

Get ready for the 6th Annual Best Buddies Friendship Walk in Nashville at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park! We are so excited to celebrate friendship and inclusion at a laid-back Sunday afternoon walk that's perfect for the whole family.

Dates: Sun, Oct 01, 2017

Every First Friday, we bring you Jazz On The Lawn at the Historic Buchanan Log House 2910 Elm Hill Pk Donelson, TN 37214

Dates: Fri, Oct 06, 2017 to Sun, Oct 08, 2017

FESTIVAL ADMISSION IS FREE! October 5 - 8, 2017

Dates: Fri, Oct 06, 2017

Kid Rock is once again throwing a huge backyard party in Nashville for friends and neighbors at his Third Annual Fish Fry at Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel on Friday, October 6th and Saturday, October 7th.

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