Weekend Top 5

nashville fun for families weekend top 5

  There is so much fun planned this weekend!  Here are our picks for family fun in Nashville and Middle Tennessee.   Light Up Night at Streets of Indian Lake    Hendersonville  Friday Have Lunch with Santa at Belmont Mansion    Saturday "James & the Giant Peach" at Nashville Children's Theatre   Saturday & Sunday "A Christmas Carol"  at Larry Keeton Theatre   Saturday Musical Petting Zoo @ Country Music Hall of Fame    Sunday Need more … [Read more...]

2014 Christmas Deals and Discounts

nashville fun for families christmas discounts

  There are lots of activities and events for Christmas but the cost of all that fun can add up! Here are some deals and discounts we have found.   Check back often, we will add more as we find them. And if you know of more, please leave them in the comments and we will add them to share with everyone. ICE! $3 discount coupons available at area Wendys $7 off adults and $4 off kids tickets with code: ICEPOST for tickets M - F Nov. 16th through Nov. 25th Specially marked … [Read more...]

Burritt on the Mountain

Burritt on the Mountain - Mansion

We were given tickets to visit Burritt on the Mountain by the Huntsville CVB. We appreciate their support of Nashville Fun For Families that allows us to spread the word of fun things to do in Nashville and beyond. Burritt on the Mountain, located 5 miles east of downtown Huntsville is near the top of the famed Monte Sano, Italian for "Mountain of Health", where the Hotel Monte Sano once stood. The mansion was built as a retirement home by Dr. William Henry Burritt, and was left to the city … [Read more...]

Christmas/Holiday Special Events

nashville fun for families special events

  North Pole Express Excursion Train - Tennessee Central Railway Museum (Map)   Five of these trips are planned.  Hurry to get your seat because these always sell out early. Saturday November 29, 2014  - Boards at station @ 8:30 AM - Instructions for getting tickets at this link Come ride with Santa on Tennessee Central Railway Museum’s Santa Express excursion train to Watertown! Santa will be on board the train so be sure to bring your cameras! And, be sure to bring … [Read more...]

Christmas Tree Lots

nashville fun for families christmas tree lots

  Not everyone who prefers a live Christmas Tree likes to cut their own or buy from a farm.  Here's a list of places to buy your live tree right in your local area. No 'over the river and through the woods' required!   Santa's Christmas Trees  - Several Locations     Open 9AM - 9PM  7 days a week.  First shipment arrives Friday November 21, 2104.  Tree delivery is also available. Nashville  - 12th Avenue  (Map) Nashville -  Hillsboro Pike … [Read more...]

Christmas Tree Farms

nashville fun for families christmas tree farms

  Looking for a place to cut your own Christmas tree this season in Middle Tennessee?  Check this list for a farm near you. There are lots of places to choose from in our area.  Many of these farms offer some fun family activities too.  So plan a trip and have some holiday fun!   Sumner County   Christmas Tree Adventures - Hendersonville, TN - (Map)       Pre-cut trees or cut your own.  Trees range in price from $35 to $155. Cash, check and credit … [Read more...]

Christmas/Holiday Seasonal Favorites

nashville fun for families seasonal favorites

  There are lots of great places in Nashville and Middle Tennessee that run special programs for the entirety of the holiday season. Work a visit to one of these events into your busy calendar.   Holidays at Cheekwood (Map)   This year Cheekwood will feature live reindeers every day of the season!  You can see them Tuesday - Sunday 9AM - 5PM. In addition, special activities are planned every weekend from November 29 - December 21, 2014 Saturdays & Sundays, … [Read more...]

Breakfast with Santa

nashville fun for families breakfast with santa

  Santa is apparently one HUNGRY fellow.  There are lots of opportunities to have breakfast with him.  Plan these in advance because they are CRAZY popular and most of them will sell out before you buy your Thanksgiving turkey. This list is growing constantly so check back for new additions!   Donuts with Santa - Goodlettsville Community Center  (Map)  December 6, 2014     Come have a donut with Santa!  This is a ticketed event so make your plans early. … [Read more...]