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Christmas in Nashville and Middle Tennessee

Holidays are a special time in Nashville and middle Tennessee - perfect for one-of-a-kind Celebrations. We are currently featuring events highlighting Christmas and New Years Eve. Nashville always has one of a kind concerts, shows and events to helping you celebrate. This time of year you will also find , Pictures with Santa and Annual Christmas Events. We hope these ideas help you make plans for the upcoming season. Enjoy Holiday Life -Nashville Life!

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,

Celebrate the Holidays in Nashville

Nashville is always up for a party, and holidays seem to be the best time to get together and celebrate! We hope you join the fun happening in every community of middle Tennessee.

Upcoming Holiday Events

If you are looking for events that start in the future use this Start Date field to have the events start with that future date.
E.g., 12/13/2019
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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Cruise in to Gateway Classic Cars every last Saturday of the month for Cars & Coffee: Presented by Grundy Insurance!
So far we have had some amazing turnouts, but we want to continue to grow!

 
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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Open nightly November 19, 2019 - January 1, 2020 | 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Sunday-Thursday | 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM Friday-Saturday

 
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Friday, December 13, 2019

Now to December 23, 2019 | Hours Mon-Thurs 3-8, Fri 3-9, Sat 10am-9pm, Sun 10am-8pm.

 
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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Holiday LIGHTS
When the sun goes down, the gardens light up for the prettiest holiday stroll of the season, featuring one mile of lights, photo opportunities, and unique lights displays throughout our beautiful botanic gardens.

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

November 23 – January 5, 2020

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Join us for the holiday party of the year! The Ghosts of Christmases Past, Present, and Future journey through time to remind an iron-hearted Scrooge what Christmas is truly about.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Nov 30 North Pole Express with Santa to Watertown 90 Mile Round Trip -6-1/4 hours - This trip allows you to spend some time in Watertown
Dec 7 Morning North Pole Express with Santa to to Lebanon 64 Mile Round Trip- 2 hours

 
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Friday, December 13, 2019

November 30 - December 22, 2019

 
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Saturday, December 14, 2019

We invite you to The Marketplace in East Nashville: A new indoor marketplace coming to the east-side of Music City! Check off some names on your holiday shopping list with gifts from local vendors and artisans!

 
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Friday, December 13, 2019

Showtimes December 6-22, 2019 Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2pm.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS · DECEMBER 6 – 21, 2019 MAIN STAGE
$10 PER PERSON · CHILDREN 2 AND UNDER ARE FREE! CALL 615-646-9977

 
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Thursday, December 12, 2019

November 22nd - December 31st | 5PM - 10PM
A new Christmas experience is coming to Nashville and boasts millions of twinkling lights, ice skating, tubing and one of the country's tallest Christmas trees.

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Friday, December 13, 2019

The third-annual Winterfest at Fountains at Gateway will be bringing outdoor ice skating and holiday activities to Murfreesboro from November 22 through January 20! Make plans now to come visit us and experience the magic!

 
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Thursday, December 12, 2019

This is a free event and does not require advance reservations.

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

HO HO HO! It is almost time for Christmas. Join us at Historic Mansker's Station in the fort and enjoy a cup of warm cocoa and a cookie while making a Christmas ornament by candlelight.

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Ready for a mobile holiday party? This popular tour is back this December!

 
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Thursday, December 12, 2019

“Magic for the holidays, a fun family ride!”, raves the Los Angeles Times. The age old fairytale of Aladdin is given a modern twist with pop music, from “Treasure" by Bruno Mars to Ray Charles' “You Don’t Know Me”, magic, and comedy.

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

You don't want to miss this exciting event featuring Nashville's best Psychics, Healers and Energy Workers. We'll be MAKING PREDICTIONS FOR 2020! What is the new energy coming in? What planetary configurations will affect you?

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Friday, Dec 13th// Preview Market – 6-9pm (Indoors/Heated, Rain or Shine) | Saturday, Dec 14th // Main Market – 10am-5pm (Indoors/Heated, Rain or Shine)

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Support Marine Toys for Tots at lou’s collection box. For every donation a raffle ticket will be given for a chance to win a lou gift card.

 
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Friday, December 13, 2019

You're invited to the best beer fest in Nashville! Join us for unlimited beer tastings, unique holiday & science activities, and experiences that you could only find at Adventure Science Center.

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Can't decide which beloved holiday classic to enjoy this December? Nashville Shakes is bringing you all of them in one 90-minute package.

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Doors: 6:00 pm | for (SOLD OUT) Mike Farris Sings The Soul Of Christmas : Night 1
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

December 14 & 15, 2019

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Saturday, December 14th at 11:00 am

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--Mt Juliet East of Nashville
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Mt Juliet Christmas Parade
Mt Juliet Road
37122 Mt Juliet , TN

 
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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Saturday, December 14th, 2019 at noon Gallatin Christmas Parade "Christmas at the Movies" is a must see event each year. The parade route travels through Downtown Gallatin. For more information call the Chamber of Commerce (615) 452-4000.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Merry Mansker's Christmas Week offers a week of fun-filled activities December 3-8.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Bowen House on Saturday, December 14, 2019, 1:00-3:00 pm. This event is an outdoor event, so dress accordingly. Take a train ride, make a craft, and enjoy cookies and hot cocoa.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2019, 2:00 P.M.

 
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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Join us for the 3rd annual WINTERSONG - a concert to promote community building in Nashville and to celebrate the stories that shape the season - Hanukkah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Doors: 6:00 pm | for (SOLD OUT) Mike Farris Sings The Soul Of Christmas : Night 2
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Sunday, December 15, 2019

We’re back! The Rock and Roll Playhouse is excited to return to Nashville for the Fall season with more family concerts at City Winery! Join us on Sunday, December 15th 2019, for Motown For Kids Holiday Celebration.

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Monday, December 16, 2019

Doors: 5:00 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Monday, December 16, 2019

Doors: 8:30 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

This is a free event and does not require advance reservations.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

HO HO HO! It is almost time for Christmas. Join us at Historic Mansker's Station in the fort and enjoy a cup of warm cocoa and a cookie while making a Christmas ornament by candlelight. This event is designed for children ages 8 and above.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Doors: 5:00 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Doors: 8:30 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

This is a free event and does not require advance reservations.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

As a special addition to your Historic Mansker's Station and the Bowen House paid tour experience on each of the days listed above, December, 4, 11, and 18, between the hours of 1:00 pm-3:00 pm, we will have special guests playing Christmas music

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Doors: 5:00 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Doors: 8:30 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

HO HO HO! It is almost time for Christmas. Join us at Historic Mansker's Station in the fort and enjoy a cup of warm cocoa and a cookie while making a Christmas ornament by candlelight. This event is designed for children ages 8 and above.

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Doors: 5:00 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

The Holidays are here and everything that they bring can delight us and exhaust us! Take a night to enjoy a gift of entertainment, a break, a night out to revel in someone else’s mayhem!

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Doors: 8:30 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Saturday, December 21, 2019

Celebrating Nat King Cole at 100 at Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, December 21, 2019

Doors: 6:00 pm | for RUBIKS GROOVE CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Sunday, December 22, 2019

The Holidays are here and everything that they bring can delight us and exhaust us! Take a night to enjoy a gift of entertainment, a break, a night out to revel in someone else’s mayhem!

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Sunday, December 22, 2019

Doors: 6:00 pm | for THE ORNAMENTS presentation of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Monday, December 23, 2019

Need to end your shopping day with some holiday fun? Looking for a great way to get out of the kitchen and entertain your guests? Celebrate the season with us at our festive, Christmas Dinner.

 
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Monday, December 23, 2019

Doors: 6:00 pm | for Annie and the Big Band Christmas - Annie Sellick benefits Alive
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Monday, December 23, 2019

For the upcoming season, Nashville native and renowned vocalist Annie Sellick will present a Christmas show at 3rd & Lindsley performed with her newest configuration; Annie and The Big Band.

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker at the World famous Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker at the World famous Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

December 26, 27, 28 from 9a-Noon each day

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Let's ring in the New Year together with live music all day & night on two different levels, party favors, champagne toasts & more! We will have general admission entry at the door for $20.

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

To help you ring in the New Year lou has created a four course tasting menu at $75 per person, designed to celebrate the vibrant & unique with an ode to latin american cuisine.

 
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

New Year's Eve at Jason Aldean's is the biggest, best party in Nashville. Ring in the "Roaring 20's" with a New Year's Eve Party on Broadway's best rooftop. General Admission - $25 Includes access to the main floor, party favors.

 
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Light It Up and Kick the Dust Up at the 32 Bridge NYE Party!

 
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

End 2019 in beautiful downtown Nashville, and celebrate the start of 2020 with fantastic food, signature drinks, and great music.

 
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Ring in 2020 in one of Broadway's most iconic honky-tonks.

$25 general admission gets you into one of the hottest parties on Broadway. Live music, party favors, and express entry. Full-service kitchen serving lunch and dinner.

 
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Doors: 6:00 pm | for Guilty Pleasures
live at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill

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Friday, January 3, 2020

Led by a witty and charming conductor who is an expert in Viennese music, Salute to Vienna brings the music of Johann Strauss to life with European singers, ballroom dancers, and ballet.

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