Nashville has PLENTY to do this weekend. There’s block parties, music festivals, jams sessions, and more awaiting those looking for some fun. Take a look at what’s happening this weekend, a must-try Nashville restaurant, and upcoming concerts. Then, check out what will occur the following week. Have fun out there!
(Events arranged in alphabetical order.)
Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival – June 11-14
Join the 80,000 fans who flock to Manchester, TN for Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. It’s four days of festivities that will blow your mind. Over 150 musical performances, along with comedy, cinema, sustainability workshops and more. It’s pretty much an adult wonderland of music and art.
Church Street Block Party – June 11-14
Up the street from CMA Fest on 3rd Avenue Piranha’s Bar and Grill is hosting a block party called Church Street Block Party June 11th through the 14th. They will have live music, food trucks, giveaways, and more for you to enjoy.
City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game – June 13
Each year, during the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, City of Hope puts on a softball game with your favorite stars to help strike out cancer. Event proceeds benefit City of Hope’s cancer research and treatment programs.
CMA Music Festival – June 11-14
CMA Music Festival continues this weekend and there’s still plenty of time for you to join all the fun. Don’t even worry if you don’t have a ticket. Seven stages placed throughout Downtown Nashville will host FREE live music. And in cased you missed it. Yesterday, we featured a Complete Guide to #CMAFest in Music City.
Country Fair Jams – June 11-14
Over 100 artists will perform at the Country Fan Jams at The Fairgrounds Nashville. It’s 117 acres of non-stop music over four days (June 11-14).
The Future of Country Music – June 13
Tennessee Brew Works will host a special event called The Future of Country Music to support music education. There you can enjoy live music Nashville’s up and coming country music stars like The Welch Brothers, Whiskey Rose, Jason Nix, Phoebe Elliot, and more.
Kenny Rogers: Through the Years
On June 15, the Kenny Rogers: Through the Years exhibit will end at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Go see it before it’s too late.
Movies at the Schermerhorn – June 12
This weekend you could watch Bugs Bunny on the screen while our GRAMMY-winning Nashville Symphony performs the score right before your eyes during Movies at the Schermerhorn. It offers an amazing night for families and friends looking for something unique to do.
Second Saturday Outdoor Cinema – June 14
Nashville’s historic Belcourt Theatre will feature a showing of Bettlejuice outside during their annual Second Saturday Outdoor Cinema. This awesome annual series takes place all summer until September.
Sesame Street Live: Make A New Friend – June 13
Children will love you forever if you took them to Sesame Street Live “Make A New Friend” happening at Bridgestone Arena. Do it and be the best parent ever.
If you’re hanging out for CMA Music Festival you might get a little hungry. Just up the hill from Nashville’s Broadway is Puckett’s Grocery. They serve some of the best southern food in Music City. We even wrote an article about one of their dishes. Read all about it. And then go check it out. Make sure to let us know what you think on Twitter.
CMA Music Festival @ Downtown Nashville – June 11-14
Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival @ Manchester, TN – June 11-14
Michael McDonald @ Ryman Auditorium – June 12
Wasabasco Burlesque @ City Winery Nashville – June 12
Musicians Corner @ City Winery Nashville – June 13
Chuck Whicks @ City Winery Nashville – June 13
Elle King @ 3rd and Lindsley – June 14