Kentucky Down Under

Loretta Lynn's Ranch and Campground

Lost Creek Falls and Cave

Tennessee Aquarium

The River Discovery Center

Harmony Park Safari

Historic Huntsville Depot

Burritt on the Mountain

Monte Sano State Park

Huntsville Museum of Art

Alabama Constitution Village

U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Day Trips from Nashville

Have a Saturday and want to get out of town and explore? Check out our suggestions for day trips – all tested by our families and 7 kids. The Nashville metro area is big, so to give you an idea of distances we have used the Tennessee State Capitol as a central starting point. All of these locations are within a 2 hour drive or less from the Capitol.

If you want to travel further or need an idea for a weekend away check out our road trip suggestions.

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Spend a Weekend at Loretta Lynn

Spend a Weekend at Loretta Lynn's Ranch

If you are a fan of Loretta Lynn or classic country music, then there is no doubt that you will LOVE a trip to Loretta Lynn's Ranch. But if you aren't a fan, don't mark this off your list. There is a lot to do at this family fun attraction. Take a look at the...

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Lost River Cave – Bowling Green, KY

Lost River Cave – Bowling Green, KY

Lost River Cave is a really interesting place for outdoor family fun. Located in Bowling Green, KY, this destination is less than a 90 minute drive from most areas in Middle Tennessee. It is a perfect distance for a day trip. But remember, there is lots to do in...

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Monte Sano State Park – Huntsville, AL

Monte Sano State Park – Huntsville, AL

Located in Huntsville, Alabama, Monte Sano State Park is a great place for outdoor family fun.  The park has been open since 1938.  Monte Sano means "Mountain of health" in Spanish and  the park was originally a retreat for those suffering from diseases such as...

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Upcoming Events

Thu 19

Circletime @ Mt Juliet Library

April 19, 2018 @ 9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Mt Juliet Library
Mount Juliet
Thu 19

Family Night

April 19, 2018 @ 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu 19

Storytime @ Gallatin Library

April 19, 2018 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Fri 20

Party for the Planet @ Nashville Zoo

April 20, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Nashville Zoo
Nashville
Fri 20

Dream of Cream: Spring Field Trips

April 20, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fiddle Dee Farms
Greenbrier