It’s here! Welcome to a three day weekend with one big festival to close it out on Monday. See below for weekend events, a Nashville Restaurant, and upcoming concerts. Don’t forget to check out what will occur the following week, too!
A PRELUDE TO THE 4TH CONCERT
On July 3, from 3-9pm, the Jack Daniel’s Main Stage will host a FREE concert featuring DJ DU, Jason Eskridge, Shelly Colvin, and Brandy Clark. Also, there will be a a fireworks show to close the night at 9pm. visitmusiccity.com/july4th_preludetothe4th
LET FREEDOM SING: JULY 4 IN MUSIC CITY
We hope you can make it out for Let Freedom Sing: July 4 in Music City featuring the largest fireworks show choreographed with the Nashville Symphony. Plus, Sheryl Crow, Maddie & Tae, Erin McCarley, and so many more will perform for free. The free fun starts at 12pm once the Family Fun Zone opens up. Then the music for the main stages (yes there are two) begins at around 5pm. For more details just head to: visitmusiccity.com/july4th.
NASHVILLE SYMPHONY CONCERTS
The Nashville Symphony Celebrates America takes place, on July 3, at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center featuring the 101st Airborne Division Band. nashvillesymphony.org
ALL-AMERICAN PLAZA PARTY
Join the free party happening at the plaza at the Grand Ole Opry complete with free music, food trucks, and more all to celebrate Independence Day happening July 1-2. opry.com
ACME FEED & SEED CELEBRATION
Acme Feed & Seed will offer live music all day long during July 4th and ending the night with a dance party. theacmenashville.com
STARS AND CARS
Music City Dream Cars is celebrating July 4th early with Stars and Cars featuring vehicles, desserts, cocktails, live music, and more on July 2. musiccitydreamcars.com/stars-and-cars-party
FIREWORKS AT TAILGATE
TailGate Brewery is having their own celebration, on July 3, with live music, pizza, and a full scale firework show. Find more information.
4TH OF JULY
Explore the Adventure Science Center before you head out to the lawn to get an unobstructed view of the downtown fireworks on July 4. adventuresci.org
RED, WHITE, AND BOOZE
There will be a special tasting party at City Winery Nashville, on July 4, called Red, White, and Booze. citywinery.com
ROCK BOTTOM 4TH OF JULY ROOFTOP
Rock Bottom Brewery will have a party on their rooftop offering a great spot to see the fireworks this July 4th. Find out more.
ROCKIN ROOFTOP VIP PARTY
You are welcome to purchase a special package to the Hard Rock Cafe this July 4th that includes appetizers, 2 drink tickets, live music, and special viewing access for the fireworks. Find out more.
JULY 4TH AT THE GEORGE JONES COMPLEX
The George Jones Entertainment Complex is hosting a special party at their place on July 4th. They have a great rooftop to see the fireworks. georgejonesmuseum.com
HOT CHICKEN FESTIVAL
Grab some lunch at the Music City Hot Chicken Festival at East Park, 11am-3pm, on July 4th. hot-chicken.com/festival
MUSIC CITY JULY 4TH 5K/10K
You may start their Independence Day with a run through the streets of Music City. All ages and fitness levels are welcome to run the 5K or 10K through downtown Nashville on the morning of the Fourth of July. whatdoyourunfor.com
HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA: JULY 4TH CELEBRATION
Tennessee Brew Works & Little Harpeth Brewing are partnering to celebrate the holiday with live music, fireworks, craft beer, and good fun at Little Harpeth Brewing on July 4th. Find more information.
Peg Leg Porker
Peg Leg Porker is old school BBQ. There’s a great patio to enjoy the downtown view and there’s a plain but soulful interior for you inside. Pulled pork, yard bird (chicken), dry ribs, wet ribs, wings, pimento cheese, bbq nachos, smoked green beans, bbq beans, mac and cheese and anything else that you could want from a barbecue joint can be ordered at Peg Leg Porker. peglegporker.com
Seth MacFarlane with the Nashville Symphony @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – July 1
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds @ Ryman Auditorium – July 2
The Nashville Symphony Celebrates America @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – July 3
Shooter Jennings with Waymore’s Outlaws @ City Winery Nashville – July 3
Robert Ellis with Tom Brosseau @ 3rd and Lindsley – July 3
Until next time!