Family Friendly Events in Middle Tennessee


Party for the Planet @ Nashville Zoo

Nashville Zoo 3777 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN

Join Nashville Zoo in recognizing Endangered Species Day and World Bee Day at Party for the Planet on Friday, May 20th. Activities will include special keeper talks, conservation activities and demos, tips on sustainable swaps for your next party and more! Party for the Planet is free with Zoo admission or membership. 

Touch A Truck @ Jim Warren Park

Jim Warren Park 705 Boyd Mill Ave, Franklin, TN

Friday, May 20, 2022 Jim Warren Park 705 Boyd Mill Avenue, Franklin, TN 37064    Trucks, equipment, and vehicles of all shapes and sizes will gather at Jim Warren Park where children of all ages, with parent supervision, will be welcome to touch, climb-on, and explore these amazing pieces of equipment.  Fire trucks, police cars, ...

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

MAY 20 8:00 PM - Price: $3   REGISTER FOR EVENT Come on out and enjoy a nice campfire, sweet s'mores, and some tricky riddles. This program is fun for all ages! We will meet at the campfire circle next to the visitor center. Registration is required for this event for $3. All children must ...

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Kids to Parks Day

Hilltop-Rosenwald Park 565 Mason Tucker Dr, Smyrna, TN

Date:05/21/2022 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM  Location:Hilltop-Rosenwald Park 565 Mason Tucker Drive Smyrna, Tennessee 37167   May 21st              Public Program             Kids to Parks Day Join us at Hilltop-Rosenwald park for a fun way to cool down from the summer heat!  The Smyrna Fire Department will have ...

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World Turtle Day

Wilderness Station 301 Volunteer Road, Murfreesboro, TN

Saturday, May 21, 2022 Celebrate the world of turtles and learn more about these shelled creatures and why they are important to protect. Family friendly activities throughout the Wilderness Station area, live animal demonstrations, live music, and much more. For all ages.


Hallowed Ground: A Lantern Tour of Stones River National Cemetery

Stones River Battlefield 1563 North Thompson Lane, Murfreesboro

Join a park ranger for an hour-long walk by lantern light through Stones River National Cemetery. Visitors will get a chance to appreciate the human stories housed within the cemetery by listening to soldiers and civilians share their experiences through the letters they wrote and received during the conflict. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED and are available ...

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Museum Fun Day!

Lane Motor Museum 702 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN

Join us for this special event day! We'll have Vault tours, rides, and demonstrations all included with your admission (Vault tours are normally an additional $10!). Vault Tours are limited to the first 180 (throughout the day) to sign-up and tickets will be handed out first come, first served. Rides in the museum cars will ...

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