Family Friendly Events in Middle Tennessee



Spirit Legends Tour

Two Rivers Mansion 3130 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN

Each tour incorporates a historical tour of the Two Rivers Mansion and the 1802 House with various paranormal occurrences discussed. Dates: Oct. 15th, 17th, 2021 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST Tours are 1 hour long and begin at the top of each hour. Cost: $15.00 - General Admission Members Free with Membership Card


Castle of Villains

Rock Castle State Historic Site 139 Rock Castle Ln, Hendersonville, TN

Friday, October 22, 2021 5:00 PM 8:00 PM Join us for a fiendishly good time as your favorite fairy-tale Villains take over Historic Rock Castle for the 4th annual Castle of Villains, presented by Historic Rock Castle and Character Visits 4 U! A truly unique Halloween experience for all ages! Friday October 22, 2021 ~ ...

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Spooktacular Haunted House Decorating @ American Girl

Cool Springs Galleria 1800 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN

Your girl can have a spellbindingly sweet time at this American Girl event, where she’ll learn to turn gingerbread into a “boo-tiful” haunted house! This festive activity includes everything needed to make a delightfully frightful centerpiece, complete with colorful candies and other tasty treats. $40.00 per participant. Please note, prepaid event reservations are non-exchangeable and ...

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Ghost Tours @ Sam Davis Home

Sam Davis Home 1399 Sam Davis Road, Smyrna, TN

This is a spooktacular event that is fun for the whole family. This event is sure to make your spine tingle as your tour this historic property in the dark. Will you meet ghosts from the past? Hear some of the most haunted tales in Tennessee, enter the historic house in the dark (if you ...

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$10 – $15

Twisted Tennessee: Two Sides to Every Tale

Historic Travellers Rest Plantation & Museum 636 Farrell Pkwy, Nashville, TN

Take a journey through the twisted tales of Tennessee history, listen to both sides of each dark story from the participants themselves, and decide for yourself…guilty or innocent, liar or truth teller, murderer or victim? After your guided journey through Tennessee’s dark past sit a spell at the Two Tales Tavern with 18th century murder ...

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$10 – $18

Halloween Pooch Parade

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

Bring your favorite four-legged friend to Cheekwood for our annual Halloween Pooch Parade! Vendors 4 Paws Pastries Sarah Shearer Art Paws Down the Aisle Volunteer State Doberman Rescue Proverbs 12:10 Spotted Dog Bakery Crossroads Campus Food Trucks Bag Lady’s Nashville Chicken and Waffles King of Pops More information and schedule coming soon! RESERVE TICKETS  |  ...

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Halloween in the Park – Goodlettsville

Moss Wright Park 745 Caldwell Dr, Goodlettsville, TN

Halloween In the Park will take place on Saturday, October 23, 2021, from 1-3 pm at Moss-Wright Park. The event will consist of a DJ, dancing, a pumpkin patch, crafts, games, photo booths, and treats from local businesses and organizations. This is a family friendly event. There will be carnival type food available for purchase!


Halloween in the Park

Sharp Springs Park 1000 Espey Drive, Smyrna, TN

October 23rd           Public Program           Halloween in the Park Smyrna Parks and Recreation present Halloween in the Park 2021: games, costume contest,  $2 corn maze, inflatables, $1 hay ride, food vendors, and over 80 booths. This is an outdoor event. Location: Sharp Springs Natural Area, 1000 Espey Drive.     ...

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Ghost and Lantern Tour

Historic Mansker's Station 705 Caldwell Dr., Goodlettsville, TN

Visitors of all ages are invited to step back in time and take a night tour through the grounds of the Bowen Plantation Home and Historic Mansker's Station. Historical interpreters dressed in 1700's attire will guide guests by lantern light through the historic sites where they will listen to stories and tales of days gone ...

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