It’s CMA Fest weekend! Naturally, we do mention the fun things you can take part in during the festival, but there are a few weekend events besides CMA Fest going on around town you can check out below. Also, we included a Nashville Restaurant, and upcoming concerts. Don’t forget to check out what will occur the following week, too!
CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL WEEK
It’s here. Thousands of guests from all over the world are in or en route to Nashville for the annual CMA Music Festival. If you are looking to join the fun make sure to check out Fan Fair X, the Nightly Concerts , free music, and if not take a look at the road closures. For Nashville’s complete guide to CMA Music Festival look to: visitmusiccity.com/cmafest.
COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has autograph signings, concerts, and tour discounts for CMA Music Festival fans this week. countrymusichalloffame.org
BLUEBIRD SPECIAL DAYTIME HOURS
The Bluebird Cafe will be open from 1:30-4pm, from June 7-12, so guests can come take a peek inside the legendary venue. bluebirdcafe.com
CMA Music Festival may be the biggest thing going on this weekend in Nashville, but it’s definitely not the only thing. Stephen King will be at Ryman Auditorium on June 11, followed by Harry Connick Jr June 12-13. If/Then is taking place at TPAC June 7-12. Movies at the Schermerhorn start this week. Also, there are plenty of art exhibits to view and historical attractions to see. And don’t forget about all the family fun attractions! There’s always something going on in Nashville. This weekend, there’s just a bit more. View more upcoming events.
You can certainly find your next groove at Bajo Sexto. An authentic Mexican taqueria inspired by the street foods found in Mexico and the name derives from the largest bass guitar in a Mariachi Band. Their patio consists of some picnic tables and TVs to watch the game. bajosextotaco.com
Charlie Mac and His Madras Men @ 12th & Porter – June 10
Brian Davis, Lewis Brice @ 12th & Porter – June 10
Ray Wylie Hubbard @ 3rd and Lindsley – June 10
Big Thief w/The Dead Cures @ The Basement – June 10
Midnight Riders: A Tribute To The Allman Brothers @ The Basement East – June 10
Alan Jackson, Oak Ridge Boys, Charley Pride, and more @ Grand Ole Opry House – June 10
Cassadee Pope @ The Basement East – June 10
Sonia Leigh, Kree Harrison, David Borne @ 12th & Porter – June 11
Cream, A Prince Tribute To Benefit Music Cares (2nd Edition) @ The Basement East – June 11
Little Tybee, Roco, POLY @ The Basement – June 11
Rumours: A Fleetwood Mac Tribute @ Exit/In – June 11
Aubrie Sellers @ 3rd and Lindsley – June 12
Star Trek: Into Darkness @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – June 12
Grace Albritton w/ The Morrison Brothers Band, Tim McNary @ The Basement – June 12
Harry Connick Jr. @ Ryman Auditorium – June 12-13
There’s your list for this weekend and see below for a couple events in the coming weeks.
Jane Lynch: See Jane Sing @ TPAC – June 15
Nashville’s Day of Discovery @ Renaissance Nashville Hotel – June 16
Underland Adult Tea Party @ Belle Meada Plantation – June 13
Jefferson St. Jazz & Blues Festival @ Multiple Nashville Locations – June 17-18
Monster Jam @ Nissan Stadium – June 18
National Beer Mile @ The Fairgrounds Nashville – June 18
Thunder on the Cumberland @ Riverfront Park – June 18-19
Until next time!