10 Reasons Why a Nashville Summer is the Best Summer


Summer is right around the corner, and it is best to always be prepared for hot days of fun! And really, there is no place like Music City for fun summer activities for kids and adults alike. For the long-time locals to the relative newbies, there are so many great events to attend and interesting places to explore. Not to mention, in a few hours drive you can find yourself in the tranquil Smokies to the east or the beautiful Gulf beaches to the south. They may for the perfect weekend getaway.

So here are the top 10 things you need to do in Nashville this summer!


1. Farmer’s markets.

Nashville is abounding with farmer’s markets, and you can enjoy fresh produce all summer long.


2. CMA Music Festival.

This is a Nashville summer classic. Enjoy free country music four days in June from multiple stages in downtown.


3. Let Freedom Sing.

A July 4th experience with fireworks, great musicians, and the Nashville symphony. It is a night to remember.


4. Tomato Art Fest.

A fun outing in August over in East Nashville. If you haven’t been, this is a definite Nashville summer bucket list item.


5. Bluebird on the Mountain.

Live music by hit songwriters under the stars. What can beat a night like that?


6. Brew at the Zoo.

Enjoy tastings from local craft breweries while enjoying the animals at the zoo.


7. Music City Hot Chicken Festival.

It you’re a hot chicken lover, you’ll salivate after this free summer event.


8. 6th Annual Harvest Party.

Enjoy a day at Arrington Vineyards taking in free music, hot air balloons, and wine! A perfect summer’s day out.


9. Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort.

If the heat has you down, grab some friend or the kids and take a day to splash about.


10. Nashville Sounds.

Summer in America is not complete without catching a baseball game, and the new Sounds stadium is amazing.


Don’t miss out on all the Nashville summer fun! Get out and enjoy it all.

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2020 by Sarah Milligan, Realtor®