Family Friendly Events in Middle Tennessee


Llama, Llama, Red Pajama @ Nashville Children’s Theatre

Nashville Children's Theatre 25 Middleton Street, Nashville, TN, United States

After a long day of adventures at school, Baby Llama can’t wait to put on his red pajamas and go to bed. But where’s Mama Llama to tuck him in and read a bedtime story? Llama Llama Red Pajama, based on the beloved best-selling books by Anne Dewdney, hilariously tracks Baby Llama’s bedtime worries and ...

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$20 – $25

Family Program: Design Your Own Award

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum 222 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, United States

Imagine an award you would like to receive some day, think of the hard work you’ll need to put in and the steps to follow to reach your goal, and solidify your aspirations in this program by creating a version of your dream top prize using commonly found objects. We will take inspiration from the ...

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Bledsoe Creek State Park 400 Zieglers Fort Rd, Gallatin, TN, United States

JANUARY 29 1:00 PM - Meet at: Visitor Center Conference Room Price: $15   REGISTER FOR EVENT Join us as we create these chocolate treats to take home! Each guest will leave with their own cocoa bombs, and will be provided with hot chocolate during the event. All materials are included for this program.


World Wetland Day @ Discovery Center

The Discovery Center 502 S.E. Broad Stree, Murfreesboro, TN, United States

Come explore the importance of Wetlands as we celebrate World Wetland Day! This year's global theme is all about habitat restoration. Play in our invasive species sensory bin, create storm surges, enjoy storytime, meet native species, and more as we learn how to better take care of the world around us! Included with admission. Programs subject to change.

Valentine’s Story Time and Craft at Smyrna Library

Smyrna Public Library 400 Enon Springs Rd W, Smyrna, TN, United States

Join us at Smyrna Public Library for a Valentine themed story and craft on Friday, February 3rd at 10:00am. 


Family Program: Ukulele Workshop and Blues Jam with Harmonica Player Carlos DeFord Bailey

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum 222 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, United States

Have you ever wanted to play a ukulele? Now is your chance! In this fun, hands-on workshop, participants will learn and practice a few ukulele basics, then accompany special guest harmonica player Carlos DeFord Bailey, a musician who performs in the tradition of his grandfather, Country Music Hall of Fame member DeFord Bailey. Known as ...

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Sensory Play @ Shelby Bottoms Nature Center & Greenway

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center 1900 Davidson St, Nashville, United States

All Ages Registration Required Stop by the classroom and engage all of your senses (touch, smell, taste, sight, hearing) to learn about the natural world and life in Shelby Bottoms. Tiny naturalists and those with special needs are especially welcome. Leader: Amanda Healan To register, please email us at or call (615) 862-8539. 


Toddler Adventures at Cannonsburgh: Winter Fun

Cannonsburgh Village 312 S. Front Street, Murfreesboro, TN, United States

Bundle up and join us for story time and some fun winter themed activities. Reservations are now open for the February 9th Toddler Adventures from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Cannonsburgh Village. Admission is $3.00 per person. Reservations are required and must be received by February 2nd. Make your reservation by calling 615-801-2606 or ...

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Creative Sensations at Patterson Park Community Center

Murfreesboro Patterson Park Community Center 521 Mercury Blvd, Murfreesboro

A sensory art class for littles focused on creating art that stimulates each of the five senses (smell, sight, sound, taste, touch). Be prepared to get dirty and please keep in mind some classes will include food items, dyes, and possible allergens. If your child has ANY allergens, please reach out to us ahead of ...

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