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 Focused Events

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Saturday, July 2, 2022

Every Saturday 11-11:45 AM
Kidsville at the Parthenon is a FREE weekly program that combines storytelling, educational activities, arts & crafts, musicians and special guests & more!

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Tuesday, July 5, 2022

$2 Tuesdays
Bring the family out on Tuesday and bowl $2 games all day.

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Open every day, year round, EXCEPT Thanksgiving day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Adventure Science Center features nearly 200 hands-on exhibits focused on biology, physics, visual perception, listening, mind, air and space, energy and earth science.

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022

DinoTrek begins at a hidden entrance near the Zoo's Historic Grassmere Home and Farm and winds along a forest path where guests discover life-like prehistoric beasts that move, growl, hiss, roar, and even spit.

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Wednesday - Saturday

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Family Water Fun!

Wave Country Schedule
Open Tuesday-Sunday: May 28, 2022-August 7, 2022
Open: Saturday and Sunday only: August 13, 2022-September 4, 2022

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

June - July
Movies Under the Stars family-friendly free movie shown each week through the end of July at four locations Movies Scheduled

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Saturday, July 2, 2022

Planning your July 4th Celebrations, check out our complete list of events, celebrations, concerts and of course the fireworks in Nashville and all middle Tennessee communities.

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Saturday, July 2, 2022

Crawl on down to Lucky Ladd's - Tennessee’s largest petting farm and fun park for some summertime family fun at the annual Watermelon Festival and enjoy a FREE slice of refreshing watermelon.

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Saturday, July 2, 2022

Saturday, July 2, 2022 6- 9PM

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Sunday, July 3, 2022

July 3, 2022 you can expect an awesome Fireworks Display and a Great Time!

Live Music Starts at 6pm | Firework Show Starts at 9pm (weather permitting)

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Monday, July 4, 2022

Celebrate Independence Day 2022 with headliner Old Dominion along with Gramps Morgan, Cassadee Pope, Levi Hummon, and more during the FREE Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th event in Downtown Nashville.

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Monday, July 4, 2022

Monday, July 4, 2022 3:00 PM

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Monday, July 4, 2022

“Celebration Under the Stars”- Fireworks in McKnight Park 120 DeJarnette Lane Murfreesboro, TN 37129

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Tying knots is one of the most important survival skills. Knowledge of different knotting techniques helps with fishing, first aid, crossing water, and scaling mountains or trees.

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Tying knots is one of the most important survival skills. Knowledge of different knotting techniques helps with fishing, first aid, crossing water, and scaling mountains or trees.

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Monday, July 11, 2022

Alive’s week-long Creative Hearts Camp provides campers opportunities to explore their creativity through a variety of expressive arts and community-building activities with peers who have experienced the death of a special person.

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Monday, July 11, 2022

Alive’s week-long camp will take place July 11-15, 2022, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., at Alive’s Grief Center to allow kids and teens ages 12-17 to explore their creativity with peers who have experienced the death of a special person.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Want to be a spy? In the 18th and 19th, Century ciphering disks and flags were used to communicate in secret codes. Make your own cipher disk and break codes to find the hidden treasure throughout Historic Mansker's Station.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Want to be a spy? In the 18th and 19th, Century ciphering disks and flags were used to communicate in secret codes. Make your own cipher disk and break codes to find the hidden treasure throughout Historic Mansker's Station.

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Monday, July 18, 2022

Camp Mansker provides a fun-filled opportunity exploring Tennessee history thru games, activities, crafts, and music.

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Saturday, July 23, 2022

JULY 23, 2022

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Saturday, July 23, 2022

Kids join us for fun in the sun as we celebrate “Back to School” with a “Splash Bash.” Kids can cool off on the inflatable water slides, splash pad and bubble blast pool and enjoy water balloon toss, outdoor games and more!

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Friday, August 5, 2022

THE MOST TALKED ABOUT POP UP BAR IS FINALLY COMING TO NASHVILLE!

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Saturday, August 13, 2022

This camp for kids and teens who have experienced the death of someone significant will be held August 13-14, 2022 at the fabulous YMCA Camp Widjiwagan located just 20 minutes east of downtown Nashville.

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Friday, September 9, 2022

Sept. 9-10, 2022

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Saturday, September 17, 2022

September 17, 2022
The annual La Vergne Old Timers’ Festival is an amazing blend of mixing old traditions with new ones. There are also new crafts for sale from local and regional vendors.

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Saturday, June 10, 2023

JUNE 10TH - 11TH 2023

The Great Tennessee Air Show is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th and Sunday, June 11th, 2023. Gates open from 8:00am - 4:30pm.

The show will take place at Smyrna Airport in Smyrna, TN.

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

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