Tennessee State Advice and Guidelines
Tennessee State Advice and Guidelines
Tennessee State Advice and Guidelines

There are so many things to do in Nashville in June! In the past we have made one huge list for the whole summer. But there is just too much fun scheduled in 2019 to pack into one post.

Whether you are looking for outdoor movies, summer concerts or outdoor fun, you’ll find something to do that will be perfect for your family.

If you have a full time job and can’t schedule fun on every summer day, don’t worry! There are tons of activities planned on the weekends.

Wanna have lots of fun but your budget is tight? We got you covered. All the events on the list in Blue are FREE! 

And if you’re looking for even more free summer fun, make sure to check our list at this link. Don’t forget to check our Calendar. There’s plenty of events scheduled that didn’t make the list and new events get added all summer long!

  1. Build a tabletop Golf Game at Home Depot Kids Workshop on June 1.
  2. Celebrate National Trails Day with a hike at Bledsoe Creek or Cedars of Lebanon.
  3. Put on your safety vest and head to Lucky Ladd Farms for the Kids Construction Fest on June 1.
  4. Don’t miss Shrek at the Hendersonville Performing Arts Company June 1 – 9.
  5. The Frisch Marionettes Presents The Jungle Book at Nashville Library on June 1.
  6. Learn the science behind making music at Adventure Science Center on June 1.
  7. Take a bicycle tour of Stones River Battlefield on June 1.
  8. Run, bike and “swim” at the Small Fry Tri in Murfreesboro on June 1.
  9. Get your cosplay ready for Imaginacon at Gallatin Library on June 1.
  10. Sign the kids up to learn to sew, knit, bake and more at JoAnn Stores all month long.
  11. See the creepy and kooky Addams Family live onstage at The Franklin Theatre June 1 & 2.
  12. The Nashville Sounds have 11 home games in June. Buy some peanuts and Cracker Jacks!
  13. Learn some new dance moves every Saturday in June at the Centennial Park Big Band Dance.
  14. Wine tastings and a Kids Zone? The Simply Smyrna Celebration on June 2 sounds perfect!
  15. Make a tie dye butterfly at CMHOF June 2-8.
  16. Play Ball! at Oaklands and Bicentennial Mall on June 2.
  17. Make Letterpress Art at Hatch Show Print on June 2.
  18. Kids can get a free lunch at the Smyrna Public Library every weekday from June 3 – July 26. (July 4th excluded)
  19. Take the preschoolers to see Jacob Johnson perform at the Green Hills Library on June 3.
  20. Plan a girl’s night to see 13 Going on 30 at JW Marriott Cinema Under the Stars on June 3.
  21. See Sherlock Gnomes in Murfreesboro June 3 – 8.
  22. Preschoolers can have some messy fun on the patio at Green Hills Library every Tuesday all summer long!
  23. Celebrate Navy Day at the Nashville Zoo on June 4.
  24. Tour Hatcher Family Dairy on June 4.
  25. Choose between 2 movies each week at Regal Summer Movie Express.
  26. Blast off! at Cosmic Cadet Camp at Southeast Branch Library June 4, 6,13, 18, 25 & 27.
  27. Despicable Me is scheduled at the Malco Theatres Summer Film Fest June 4 & 5.
  28. Trolls dances into the AMC Classic Summer Movie Camp on June 5.
  29. Party with Cha Cha at the Summer Glow Party at Rainforest Cafe on June 5.
  30. Visit with Safari Greg at the Lebanon Library on June 6.
  31. Black Panther arrives at Nashville Scene’s Movie in the Park on June 6.
  32. Head to the Capitol Theatre every Thursday in June for a fun show.
  33. Watch the Mystic Mermaids perform at The Aquarium Restaurant on June 6, 13 & 16.
  34. Explore the storybook Houses and lots more at Cheekwood every Thursday night all summer long.
  35. “You’re gonna need a bigger boat.” Jaws plays at the Capitol Theatre on June 6.
  36. Music, food and fun come together at Music on Main in Goodlettsville June 6 & 20.
  37. The Nashville Symphony joins Musician’s Corner on June 6.
  38. Touch a Truck at Moss Wright Park on June 7.
  39. Free music on the Murfreesboro Square at Friday Night Live on June 7.
  40. Stay up late for the Star Party at Bowie Park on June 7.
  41. She’s practically perfect! See Mary Poppins Returns at Mt Juliet Movie in the Park on June 7.
  42. Enjoy live music at the Red Caboose Concert Series every Friday night in June.
  43. Free Fishing Derby in Hendersonville, Springfield and Gallatin on June 8.
  44. Make dad a Superhero photo frame at JCPenney Kid’s Zone on June 8.
  45. Learn about cells on June 8 at Science Club at the Library.
  46. Get tickets in advance for The Great Tennessee Air Show on June 8 & 9.
  47. June 8 is Magic Day at Stones River Town Centre.
  48. Pinkies out for a Fancy Tea Party at Hermitage Library on June 8.
  49. Go Fish! at Bass Pro Shop June 8, 9, 15 & 16.
  50. The Youth Fishing Rodeo returns to Fairview on June 8.
  51. Stay up late for a laser show at Sudekum Planetarium on June 8.
  52. The Nashville Symphony performs a free concert at Two Rivers Mansion On June 9.
  53. Rubik’s Groove headlines Brentwood’s Summer Concert Series on June 9.
  54. Show Dogs is the movie of the week in Murfreesboro June 10-15.
  55. See a family friendly space movie every Tuesday afternoon at the Donelson Branch Library.
  56. The Minions waddle in to the Malco Theatres Summer Film Fest on June 11 & 12. 
  57. The Brown Bag Lunch Special Concert Series returns to Centennial Park on June 12.
  58. Take an old fashioned creek walk at Warner Park on June 12.
  59. Enjoy Nashville Zoo’s Wildlife on Wheels at Pinkerton Park on June 12.
  60. The International Folkfest returns to Cannonsburgh Village on June 12.
  61. Explore space with Mr Rich at the Green Hills Library on June 13.
  62. Air Bud is featured at Nashville Scene’s Movie in the Park on June 13.
  63. The Irish Step Dancers will perform at the Hermitage Library on June 13.
  64. Eat and play at Food Trucks N’ Fun in Smyrna on June 14.
  65. Celebrate Flag Day at Fort Negley on June 14.
  66. Register early for Fishin’ on the Farm in Franklin on June 14.
  67. Make cookies for Dad at Sugar Drop on June 14.
  68. Skate night at the Fairview Recreation Center is June 14.
  69. Juneteenth Celebration at Bradley Academy in Murfreesboro on June 15.
  70. Ready! Set! Grow! at Riverbend Nurseries Kid’s Club on June 15.
  71. Meet Heroes and Heroines at The Nashville Zoo on June 15.
  72. The World War II Remembrance Day & Living History Encampment returns to Amqui Station on June 15.
  73. Fly a kite at Family Fun Day at The Hermitage on June 15.
  74. Take Dad to a Classic Car Show at Cheekwood on June 16.
  75. Enjoy some s’mores at a Father’s Day Campfire in Smyrna on June 16.
  76. Unlimited Bowling or Video Game play at Stars & Strikes in Smyrna every Tuesday for $10.
  77. Participate in The World’s Largest Swim Lesson in Goodlettsville on June 20.
  78. Let the older kids play some Drama Games at the North Branch Library on June 20.
  79. Howard Pink and His Musical Garden Hoses perform at the Edgehill Library on June 20.
  80. The Wannabeatles rock out at The Streets of Indian Lake on June 20.
  81. Take advantage of $3 Thursday all summer at the Discovery Center in Murfreesboro.
  82. See a Magic Show at Fun Friday in Goodlettsville on June 21.
  83. Jump for 3 hours for one price every Friday night at Altitude Trampoline Park.
  84. Enjoy a free concert at Cannonsburgh Village on June 21.
  85. Hotel Transylvania 3 plays at Leipers Fork Lawnchair Theater on June 21.
  86. Kayak and Canoe at Boat Day 2019 in Smyrna on June 22.
  87. Buzz in to the Gallatin Farmers Market for Bee Day on June 22.
  88. Cheer on your favorite truck at Monster Jam on June 22.
  89. Laugh at Mr Moon’s hijinks during Morning at the Movies in Lebanon on June 25 & 26.
  90. Build a fort and play in the mud at Warner Park on June 26.
  91. Your favorite Princess might be at Fairy Tale by the Trail in Franklin on June 26.
  92. Pack a picnic and enjoy the Box Lunch Concert Series at Bicentennial Mall on June 26.
  93. The Harry Potter: Ministry of Magic Tour comes to the Green Hills Library on June 27.
  94. Smallfoot is featured at Movies in the Park in Franklin on June 28.
  95. See Beauty and the Beast at The Palace Theater in Gallatin on June 28.
  96. Watch a Movie in the Park in LaVergne on June 28.
  97. Celebrate summer at the Watermelon Festival at Lucky Ladd Farms on June 29.
  98. Mine for gemstones at Nashville’s 1st Annual ROCK-IN! at Jae’s Gem Mine on June 29.
  99. Jam out with Farmer Jason on June 29.
  100. Free Family Festival Day is June 30 at The Frist.
  101. Williamson County Community Band Concert & Fireworks Show is June 30.
Rachel Kline
About the Author: Rachel Kline

Rachel 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!)

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