We may not have suffered through a harsh winter but I'm still ready for some Ultimate Nashville Spring Fun! Our area was under a tornado warning this morning which means Spring is definitely on the way. Grab your calendar and use this list to plan some family fun throughout the months of March and April.

  1. Plan a Spring break tour of Nissan Manufacturing.
  2. Take your middle schooler to see Mockingbird at Nashville Children's Theatre March 1-18.
  3. Construct a periscope at Home Depot Free Kids Workshop on March 3.
  4. Have some Silly Saturdays at the Smyrna Outdoor Adventure Center on March 3, 10 & 17.
  5. Hike with a naturalist at Bowie Park on March 5.
  6. See Coco at the Lebanon Library on March 6.
  7. Celebrate Dr Seuss at Toddler Time at the Nolensville Library on March 8.
  8. See a free family movie in Goodlettsville on March 9.
  9. Get a photo with the Easter Bunny and your pet at Cool Springs Galleria on March 12,19 & 26.
  10. Sign the kids up at an area JoAnn store to learn to crochet or knit!
  11. Hear a story and make a craft every Saturday morning at Kidsville at The Parthenon.
  12. Take advantage of the Wednesday Wristband special at Lanes, Trains & Automobiles.  Only $15 from 3-9PM.
  13. Take a hike for free at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary on March 11 and April 8.
  14. Climb your rock as a family every Sunday at The Ascent in Murfreesboro.
  15. Tour a real chocolate factory on Saturdays at Olive & Sinclair.
  16. Namaste with American Girl Yoga on March 10.
  17. Meet your favorite princesses at the Nashville Zoo on March 10.
  18. Have a Teddy Bear Tea at the Sam Davis Home on March 10 & 11.
  19. Join the Knight and Princess Tea Party at Belle Meade Plantation on March 10.
  20. Attend the County Sumner Irish Festival on March 10.
  21. Have tea with American Girl Felicity at Mansker's Station on March 10.
  22. Take a free hike at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary on March 10 and April 28.
  23. Welcome the Easter Bunny to Rivergate Mall on March 10.
  24. Be amazed by Mr Bond's Science Guys at the Science Spectacular on March 10 & April 14.
  25. Make plans to go to Mpact Sports' Nerf Wars on March 10, 24 & April 7 & 24.
  26. See the Nashville Irish Step Dancers perform at the Capitol Theatre on March 10 & 11.
  27. Plan a family outing or a date night to see some live theatre.
  28. Experience The Enchanted Forest presented by Nashville Opera at Belle Meade Plantation on March 11.
  29. As soon as the weather cooperates, book a family day of ziplining at Adventureworks.
  30. Let the little ones play in the pretend post office and bakery at Monkey's Treehouse.
  31. Watch the kids make their own breakfast at The Pfunky Griddle in Nashville or Murfreesboro.
  32. Any day is a good day for a hike around Radnor Lake.
  33. Get goofy for Free every Friday at Goofballs.
  34.  Take your pooch to get a photo with the Easter Bunny at Rivergate Mall on March 13, 20 & 27.
  35. Watch Newsies at The Capitol Theatre on March 13.
  36. Celebrate the 251st Birthday of “Old Hickory” at The Hermitage with half price admission on March 15.
  37. Have some St Paddy's Day fun at the Patterson Park Pool on March 16.
  38. Go ‘under the sea' at Brilliant Sky Toys and Books for Storytime with the Little Mermaid on March 16.
  39. Join the Mad Hatter Tea Party at Rock Castle on March 17.
  40. Shamrock and Roll at Family Fun Night in Smyrna on March 17.
  41. Experience Cheekwood in Bloom starting March 17.
  42. Get tickets early for Tenney's Tennessee Tea Party at the LaVergne Library on March 17.
  43. Attend Kid's Club at Riverbend Nursery on March 17.
  44. Celebrate Arbor Day at the Brentwood Library on March 17.
  45. Plan some fun for St Patrick's Day on March 17.
  46. Learn to fire cannons at the Artillery Camp of Instruction at Stones River National Battlefield on March 17.
  47. Attend the Wonderland Egg Hunt at Rock Castle on March 17.
  48. Have a Tea Party with the American Girl on March 18 & April 15.
  49. Take the little ones to the Bunny Hop on March 19.
  50. Attend the Fairy Tale Festival at the Smyrna Library on March 20.
  51. Celebrate Spring at the Vernal Equinox Extravaganza on March 20.
  52. Take a hike with the Easter Bunny at Timberland Park on March 21.
  53. Take the toddlers to an egg hunt at the Nolensville Library on March 22.
  54. Fiddle Dee Dee! See Gone with the Wind on March 22 at the Capitol Theatre.
  55. Take an Amphibian Hike at Bowie Park on March 23.
  56. Play some putt putt at Go USA Fun Park in Murfreesboro.
  57. Take a “Behind the Scenes” tour or be a marine biologist for a day at The Aquarium Restaraunt in Opry Mills Mall.
  58. Spend a rainy day on the indoor go kart track at Holder Family Fun Center.
  59.  Treat the family to a trip to Hermitage Lanes on Saturday or Sunday for a cosmic bowling special.
  60. Take an Architecture Tour at The Frist Center on a Saturday afternoon.
  61. Splash around at an underwater egg hunt on March 24.
  62. Attend the Franklin Easter Egg Hunt on March 24.
  63. Batter Up! at Sports Fest 2018 at First Tennessee Park on March 24.
  64. Take a Chocolate Hike at Wilderness Station on March 24.
  65. Do some star gazing at Shelby Bottoms on March 24.
  66. Hunt eggs in Lebanon's annual Easter event on March 24.
  67. Explore the science of small at Nano Day at Adventure Science Center on March 24.
  68. Have breakfast with the Easter Bunny in Hendersonville on March 24.
  69. Hunt eggs and more at the Southeast Nashville Easter Egg Event on March 24.
  70. Plan some Easter fun at Bass Pro Shops March 24-31.
  71. Visit the Easter Bunny at Hop & Shop at The Streets of Indian Lake on March 24.
  72. Hunt some eggs in Millersville on March 24.
  73. Take your pupper to their own egg hunt at the GoodDOG Festival in Goodlettsville on March 24.
  74. Enjoy a breakfast buffet with the Easter Bunny at Rainforest Cafe on March 24.
  75. Sign your junior chef up for an Easter Egg Decorating Class at William Sonoma on March 24.
  76. Attend the Smyrna Easter Egg Hunt on March 24.
  77. The city of Portland holds its annual egg hunt on March 25.
  78. Vintage Baseball starts their season on March 25.  Make plans to see a game or 2 this year!
  79. Hunt Easter eggs on the MTSU President's lawn on March 25.
  80. Sign up in advance for the Easter Painting and Tea Party at American Girl on March 25.
  81. Dive for eggs at Longview Recreation Center on March 25.
  82. Head to Moss Wright Park for the Spring Speggtacular on March 25.
  83. Take your pup to Opry Mills to get a picture with the Easter Bunny on March 25.
  84. Hunt for eggs at the Fairview Recreation Center on March 25.
  85. Lace up for Spring Break Skate at Brentwood Skate Center March 26-30.
  86. Have some spring fun at Bowie Park March 26-29.
  87. Drop the kids off at the Wilderness Station for some Spring Break fun on March 27.
  88. Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour comes to the Grand Ole Opry House on March 28.
  89. Take the older kids on a Family Adventure Day on March 29.
  90. Tease your hair and put it up in a side pony before you head to Sumner Skate Zone for 80's night on March 29.
  91. Enjoy Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Lucky Ladd Farms on March 30 & 31.
  92. Celebrate at the Easter Festival at Lucky Ladd Farms on March 30 & 31.
  93. Get tickets early for the Bunny Breakfast at The Nashville Zoo on March 31.
  94. Attend the annual Easter Egg Hunt at The Hermitage on March 31.
  95. Laugh with your teens at the cutting edge 1983 technology in Wargames at The Belcourt on March 31.
  96. Crack the case at CSI Smyrna Family Fun Night on March 31.
  97. Attend the citywide Easter Egg Hunt in Murfreesboro on March 31.
  98. Wear your Easter best for the Spring Art Hop at Cheekwood on March 31.
  99. Get tickets NOW for the TCRM Easter Bunny Train Ride on March 31.
  100. Join everyone at Nashville's biggest Easter event – Eggstravaganzoo on March 31.
  101. Attend the Infantry Camp of Instruction at Stones River National Battlefield on March 31.
  102. Grab your basket and hunt some eggs at Bass Pro Shop on March 31.
  103. Go for a swim (indoors!) at the Jimmy Floyd Center in Lebanon.
  104. Make plans to go to Hendersonville Circus World on a Monday or Wednesday.  All access wristbands are only $10.98.
  105. Take a tour at Hatcher Family Dairy on April 3 or 17.
  106. See the 80's classic Sixteen Candles at the Capitol Theatre on April 5.
  107. make the trip to Columbia for Mule Day April 5-8.
  108. Have some fun at Edgehill Rocks festival on April 7. Music, food, a kid's area and more!
  109. Learn all about owls at Sky Hunters on April 7.
  110. Kids can build a Window Birdhouse at Home Depot Free Kids Workshop on April 7.
  111. Experience frontier life at Heritage Days at Mansker's Station on April 7.
  112. Take a bicycle tour of Stones River Battlefield on April 7.
  113.  Test your driving skills on the go karts at Grand Old Golf.
  114. Hit some balls at the batting cages at Cedar Creek Sports Center.
  115. Register your  family for a sushi class at The Curious Kitchen on April 7.
  116. The Nashville Sounds play their first home game of the season on April 10.  Make plans to see a game this spring!
  117. Introduce your teens to Duckie at Pretty in Pink at the Capitol Theatre on April 10.
  118. See Baskerville: a Sherlock Holmes Mystery at The Springhouse Theatre April 13 – 29.
  119. Attend the 7th Infantry Living History Encampment at Cragfont on April 13.
  120. Enjoy the 10th Annual Cherry Blossom Festival on April 14.
  121. Celebrate Dog's Day at The Hermitage with your furry friend on April 14.
  122. Get tickets before they sell out for the Mother Son Dance on April 14.
  123. Start making summer plans at the 8th Annual Nashville Outdoor Recreation Festival & Expo on April 14.
  124. Celebrate Earth Day at the Party for the Planet at the Nashville Zoo on April 20.
  125. Have some fun at the Boro Adventure Fest on April 21.
  126. Celebrate the planet at the Nashville Earth Day Festival on April 21.
  127. Join the Family Campout in Mufreesboro on April 21.
  128. Head to the fairgrounds for the Exotic Pet Expo on April 21 & 22.
  129. Celebrate Arbor Day at a festival on April 21.
  130. Sing along with our favorite ‘Bill' at Schoolhouse Rock! with the Nashville Symphony on April 21.
  131. Head to Timberland Park for an Earth Day Festival on April 22.
  132. Plant the Kid's Club Garden at Riverbend Nursery on April 21.
  133. Celebrate the slawburger in Fayetteville on April 21.
  134. Get out your big belt buckle to wear to the Whip Crackin' Rodeo on April 27 & 28.
  135. Take advantage of free admission to Lucky Ladd Farms with a food donation on April 28.
  136. Pinkies out! for the Southern Grace Etiquette Tea at Mansker's Station on April 28.
  137. Have some festival fun at Gallatin Square Fest on April 28.
  138. Meet your favorite Star Wars characters at the Nashville Zoo on April 28.
  139. Celebrate Spring at Fiddler's Grove on April 28.
  140. Take a pony ride and more at the Franklin Main Street Festival on April 28 & 29.
  141. Eat, play and more at the Nash Spring Bash on April 29.
  142. May the 4th be with you on Star Wars Day in Franklin.
  143. have some old fashioned fun at the Bledsoe's Fort Colonial Fair May 4-6.
  144. Celebrate the 12 South neighborhood at Sevier Park Fest on May 5.
  145. Hear the Williamson County Community Band in concert for free on May 5.
  146. Hear the Tennessee Valley Winds in concert at Old Fort Park on May 6
  147. Meet a ballerina at Storytime at the Nolensville Library on May 9.
  148. Come out to the Sam Davis Home for “Days on the Farm” May 10 & 11.

 

About Rachel Kline

Rachel KlineRachel is a Middle Tennessee native, born and raised in the Nashville area and having lived in Hendersonville, Murfreesboro, and Mount Juliet. She is mom to 3, step mom to 4 and Grandma to one (so far!)