Happy holidays! Hope you are having a wonderful morning. If your family is in town you might be looking for things to do, or maybe an escape. See below for plenty of weekend happenings, a Nashville Restaurant, and upcoming concerts. After, check out what will occur the following week.
(Events arranged in alphabetical order.)
A Country Christmas
Witness the must-see annual holiday event featuring Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical (ends 12/27), ICE! (ends 1/2), Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers Christmas Dinner Show (ends 12/26), holiday lights (ends 1/2), and more all at the Gaylord Opryland Resort. visitmusiccity.com/acountrychristmas
Holiday Season at Chaffin’s Barn Dinner Theatre
For their 50th holiday season Chaffin’s Barn Dinner Theatre is hosting two special shows for guests to see. The first is “Yule Ya’ll” and second “Murder at the Howard Johnson’s” which both will occur through December 27. Read more from the press release.
The 12 Days of Science
Discover and play at the Adventure Science Center with a lineup of seasonal programs for the entire family lasting from now to December 31. adventuresci.org
Dancing Lights of Christmas at Jellystone Park™
The sixth annual Dancing Lights of Christmas at Jellystone Park™ will continue until January 3, 2016. thedancinglightsofchristmas.com
Lights at Gaylord Opryland
Over 2 million lights have been strung, hung, and put out at Gaylord Opryland. It’s always FREE to walk around to see the lights, and they will remain up until January 2, 2016. visitmusiccity.com/acountrychristmas
This year, Cheekwood Botanical and Museum of Art hosted its first Holiday LIGHTS with 750,000 to see across their beautiful grounds. In addition, there are s’mores pits, sweet shops, carolers, and more lasting until January 3, 2016. cheekwood.org
Let There Be Light: A Grand Holiday Lights Tour
You may choose between two magical tours from Grand Avenue to celebrate the holiday season through December 30. The North Pole route takes guests through The Dancing Lights at Jellystone Park, and the http://www.grandavenueworldwide.com/tours/holiday-lights.htmlSouth Pole route travels to see festive homes in Brentwood and Franklin.
Gray Line Holiday Tours
Gray Line of Tennessee offers two holiday tours this year that will be available December 1-December 28 (select dates for both tours). Twinkling Tennessee Christmas takes you for a ride through Nashville and Franklin to see some of Tennessee’s most beautifully decorated homes and neighborhoods. The tour also includes a visit to the Lotz House, decorated in mid-1800s fashion. The Holly Jolly Trolley takes a trip to one of the most decorated and honored synchronized light shows in the country, with a stop at Santa’s Village.
The Nashville Predators’ next home game will be December 26 against the Detroit Red Wings. To see a full schedule and tickets follow: predators.nhl.com.
The Tennessee Titans’ LAST HOME game of the season will be, December 27, at Nissan Stadium against the Houston Texans. Get tickets at titansonline.com.
Café Coco offers fresh foods, catering, and coffee 24 hours a day. This fun and electric meeting place blurs the distinction between coffee house, music venue, and restaurant/caterer. Known for its jovial atmosphere and laid back charm Café Coco is all this and much more. Tucked within Elliston Place, Music City’s “Rock Block” the tables spill out onto the covered front patio, side veranda and Back Stage Bar stretching the boundaries of this old house. Head on over and let us know what you think on Twitter: @365Nashville.
Opry at the Ryman ft. Mandy Barnett, Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers, and more @ Ryman Auditorium – December 25
Opry at the Ryman ft. Mandy Barnett, Fiddlin’ Carson Peters Band, and more @ Ryman Auditorium – December 26
Mashville Reunion ft. KDSML, and more @ Exit/In – December 26
Miller Made Music presents Josh Farrow w/ Magnolia Sons and Jess Lafser @ Exit/In – December 27
There’s your list for this weekend and see below for New Year’s Eve events next week!
Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City @ Downtown Nashville – December 31
New Year’s Eve Events @ Throughout Nashville – December 31
AND SO MUCH MORE!
(See upcoming events)
Until next time!