100 Summer Fun Events for the whole Family

Ready to plan a summer of fun? Here are 100 summer fun events scheduled in Nashville and Middle Tennessee.  Whether your family loves music, movies, festivals or ‘all of the above', you will find plenty of things to do together. Lots of these events take place on the weekend so don't let your work schedule keep you from enjoying all that Nashville has to offer this season.  Check back throughout the summer, we will keep adding family fun until Labor Day!

  1. Cruise In every Friday night at The Streets of Indian Lake.
  2. Sign the kids up for a Boredom Busters Field Trip!  Fun excursions planned weekly from June through August.
  3. Experience Downton Saturdays at Cheekwood June 17 – September 9.
  4. Sign the kids up for a crafting class at Michaels.  There are classes all summer!
  5. Sign the kids up to learn to sew this summer at JoAnn stores.
  6. Take a summer night hike at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary on  August 10.
  7. Hear some Bluegrass music at the Amqui Pickin' Party on   August 11.
  8. Plan a tour of Nissan Manufacturing.
  9. Enjoy Pickin' in the Park in Spring Hill  August 19 & September 16.
  10. Enjoy a concert and some yummy food at the 3rd Friday Night Concert Series at Cannonsburgh Village on  August 18.
  11. Watch Sing at the final Dive In movie of the season at Nashville Shores on August 4.
  12. Learn about space and the solar eclipse on August 4.
  13. See Finding Dory at Charlie Daniels Park on August 4.
  14. Shakespeare in the Park returns to Centennial Park starting August 10.
  15. Play Ball with the Nashville Sounds at First Tennessee Park  August 11-14.
  16. Take a bicycle tour of Stones River National Battlefield on August 12.
  17. Attend the Wild Arts Day Festival at The Wilderness Station on August 12.
  18. Make plans to eat fried EVERYTHING at the Wilson County Fair August 18 – 26.
  19. Have some late summer fun at the Sweet Corn Festival on August 19.
  20. Celebrate the solar eclipse at a festival in Mt Juliet on August 21.
  21. Attend Family Health and Fitness Days at The Streets of Indian Lake on August 26.
  22. See Zootopia at Zoovie Night at Nashville Zoo on September 1.