Quantcast
 
Braingineers Lab classes in Mt Juliet, TN
itsy bitsy spider
Braingineers Lab classes in Mt Juliet, TN
itsy bitsy spider
itsy bitsy spider
Braingineers Lab classes in Mt Juliet, TN
 

Event Calendar

Find things to do with Nashville's best family focused event calendar. From festivals to classes to concerts to workshops - find an event your whole family will love! Browse for events near you, or search by date or keyword.

Are you hosting a family friendly event in Middle Tennessee? Submit the details for consideration to be added to the event calendar. Follow just a few simple guidelines and reach tens of thousands of families in the Nashville area. And the best part? It’s FREE to post an event!

Loading Events

← Back to Events

Nashville Zoo

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States

September 2018

World Rhino Day Celebration

September 23, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

We will be hosting an event for Zoo guests on Sunday 9/23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Guests can participate in activities that focus on the conservation of the white rhinoceros. Rhino poaching has increased dramatically over the past decade, threatening the survival of the species. In South Africa alone, poachers kill three or more white rhinos per day to feed the increasing demand for rhino horn on the black market, where a rhino horn can be worth $30,000 per…

Find out more »

October 2018

Boo at the Zoo

October 12, 2018 @ 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map
$16

Grab your favorite costume and join us for 11 nights of delightfully frightful fun during our annual Halloween tradition, Boo at the Zoo! Fall Festival Field features carnival games, bounce houses, dance parties, corn pit and more. The Howl-O-Ween Hayride takes riders on a trip through the Zoo’s backroads to discover magical scenes. Trick-or-treat around the Zoo trail and uncover festive palm oil-free treats. Enjoy special animal, science and magic shows. Visit the Frightful Farm to take a Dying Traditions…

Find out more »

November 2018

Celebrate Reading at Nashville Zoo

November 10, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

During the first two Saturdays in November, guests will have a chance to hear great stories while experiencing the Zoo’s animal habitats. During our annual “Celebrate Reading” event, visitors will follow a story map to hear a different children’s book read to them every half-hour at various stops around the Zoo. Celebrate Reading runs November 3 and 10 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. each day. The Zoo will offer complimentary attraction tickets (limit of four tickets per person) for anyone donating…

Find out more »

December 2018

Historic Home Yuletide Tours

December 1, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Guests visiting Nashville Zoo during three weekends in December will have an opportunity to step back in time for a traditional Victorian Christmas. The Grassmere Historic Home will offer yuletide tours December 1-2, 8-9, and 15-16. The home will be decorated for the holidays with greenery, ribbon, and vintage decorations that belonged to Margaret and Elise Croft, former residents of the Grassmere property whose family owned the land and home for five generations. The tour not only highlights these items…

Find out more »

Metro Nashville Police Department’s Annual Toy Drive

December 15, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 16, 2018 at 9:00 AM

Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Metro Nashville Police Department’s Mounted Patrol Division will collect donated toys for its annual Christmas Basket Program on Saturday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Dec. 16 at Nashville Zoo. As an added incentive, the Zoo is offering a complimentary admission ticket for every new toy donated (limit two tickets per person). Metro police officers will collect the toys in the Zoo’s parking lot from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Kids are invited to drop off letters to Santa Claus for the…

Find out more »

Meet Me at the Zoo : Santa

December 15, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

MEET ME AT THE ZOO: SANTA 12/15/2018, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Location:Nashville Zoo map Have you been naughty or nice this year? Find out by visiting Santa at Nashville Zoo on Saturday, December 15th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Santa will be checking his list twice, taking gift requests and posing for photos throughout the day. Guests are encouraged to dress in their most festive sweaters or outfits.  Meet Me at the Zoo is included with general Zoo admission and Nashville…

Find out more »

January 2019

January Carload Admission Special

January 19, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

The carload special is back! Nashville Zoo is offering a special carload admission price during Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend in January (19, 20 & 21). The Zoo will offer one $39 admission price for everyone arriving to the Zoo in one vehicle.  Rules for the Carload Promotion: This promotion can only be purchased at the Zoo and not available online There is a limit of 10 people per ticket The deal includes parking All guests on the ticket must enter the Zoo…

Find out more »

January Carload Admission Special

January 20, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

The carload special is back! Nashville Zoo is offering a special carload admission price during Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend in January (19, 20 & 21). The Zoo will offer one $39 admission price for everyone arriving to the Zoo in one vehicle.  Rules for the Carload Promotion: This promotion can only be purchased at the Zoo and not available online There is a limit of 10 people per ticket The deal includes parking All guests on the ticket must enter the Zoo…

Find out more »

February 2019

Great Backyard Bird Count Informational Session

February 10, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Nashville Zoo will host a program on February 10 from 11am-1pm for those who love birds and are interested in learning more about the Great Backyard Bird Count, how you can participate, and basic skills for successful bird counting. Head over to Unseen New World to participate in bird-related educational activities, see bird artifacts, learn about how Nashville Zoo is protecting wild birds, and even meet one of Nashville Zoo’s bird ambassadors.  Participation is included with zoo admission.  The Great…

Find out more »

Love Birds & Animal Attraction – Valentine’s Day Animal Enrichment

February 16, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Nashville Zoo animals are celebrating Valentine’s Day with special enrichment items on Saturday, Feb. 16.  “Valentine’s Day is a chance for our animals to receive new items and toys for enrichment, and for our keepers to have a little fun,” said Jac Menish, Curator of Behavioral Husbandry at Nashville Zoo. “Cardboard in the shape of candy kisses, purple and red paper hearts, and pink paper chains are just a few of the sweet items the animals will be enjoying during…

Find out more »

Teddy Bear Clinic @ Nashville Zoo

February 23, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

YOUR STUFFED ANIMAL FRIEND IS DUE FOR HIS ANNUAL CHECK-UP! Children are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal friend to Nashville Zoo’s third annual Teddy Bear Clinic on Saturday, February 23 at the Zoo’s new Veterinary Center. Following the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the Veterinary Center at 9:30am, Nashville Zoo's Veterinary Department will be on call from 10:00am – 3:00pm to perform routine checkups on your child’s stuffed animal. The clinic is FREE with…

Find out more »

April 2019

Week of the Young Child Kickoff

April 7, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Nashville’s “Week of the Young Child” kicks off at Nashville Zoo. Local organizations geared toward children will have booths set up on Festival Field with activities and information from 2pm-5pm.  

Find out more »

GRAND OPENING OF TIGER CROSSROADS

April 12, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Nashville Zoo will open its new Tiger Crossroads exhibit featuring three four-year-old female Sumatran tigers to the public on Friday, April 12 at 9:30 a.m.  Originally built in 1989 as a black bear exhibit and then home to Bengal tigers until 2015, the Zoo’s tiger exhibit was in great need of renovation. Improvements to the exhibit enlarged the tigers’ habitat and night quarters, as well as added a new indoor viewing area for guests. The viewing building features reinforced glass panels for the closest possible view of…

Find out more »

Bunny Breakfast at The Nashville Zoo

April 20, 2019 @ 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Start your Eggstravaganzoo day off by beating the crowds and fueling up before the egg hunts. Bunny Breakfast attendees can enter the Zoo beginning at 8am. Bunny Breakfast includes morning favorites, the opportunity to meet and take pictures with the Easter Bunny, a special gift for the kids, and an attraction ticket for each paid guest.   SEATING TIMES 8 am, 8:30 am, 9 am, 9:30 am (selected during registration) Pre-registration is required. Breakfast services ends at 10am.

Find out more »

Eggstravaganzoo @ Nashville Zoo

April 20, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

HOP INTO SPRING AT THE ZOO'S EGGSTRAVAGANZOO! Nashville Zoo’s annual spring celebration is back with egg hunts and Easter treats for children of all ages. Activities during the day include 10 scheduled egg hunts for kids, a Zoo-wide hunt for golden eggs, spring-themed games, bounce houses and face painting. Special appearances by the Easter Bunny and Zoo mascot Twiga! Activities take place from 9 am - 4 pm. Specific egg hunt schedules are to the right. Eggstravaganzoo (excluding Bunny Breakfast)…

Find out more »

Party for the Planet @ Nashville Zoo

April 25, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

JOIN THE ZOO IN CELEBRATING EARTH DAY ON APRIL 25! The Zoo's fourth annual Party for the Planet event will include: games and activities, special keeper talks, and friends from local conservation organizations. SPRING INTO ACTION! Students of all ages are encouraged to join Nashville Zoo this spring for the Spring Into Action conservation campaign contest! Leading up to the Zoo’s annual Party for the Planet event and Earth Day, classrooms in Metro Nashville, as well as Cheatham, Robertson, Rutherford,…

Find out more »

Autism Awareness Day

April 28, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

NASHVILLE ZOO’S ANNUAL AUTISM AWARENESS DAY SET FOR APRIL 28! Nashville Zoo will hold its annual Autism Awareness Day on Sunday, April 28. Held in partnership with Vanderbilt Kennedy Center’s Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders (TRIAD), Autism Awareness Day is included with Zoo admission or membership and offers family-oriented animal experiences and activities throughout the Zoo. Guests can participate in a Zoo-wide scavenger hunt or sensory tour and close encounters with animals along the Zoo's trails. Nashville Zoo has…

Find out more »

May 2019

Meet Me at the Zoo : Star Wars

May 4, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

May the 4th be with Nashville Zoo as we welcome visitors from a galaxy far far away. This installment of Meet Me at the Zoo will feature Star Wars characters who will be available for photos and to meet their adventurous fans beginning at 10am. Guests are encouraged to dress as their favorite characters from the Star Wars movies.  GAMES & ACTIVITIES Kids are invited to participate in the Zoo’s Jedi Training Camp, featuring games and activities built to test…

Find out more »

June 2019

Navy Day

June 4, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

06/04/2019, 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM Come on out for 'Navy Day' and interact with Navy divers, explosive ordnance Sailors, Sailors from USS Constitution, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command, and a performance by the U.S. Fleet Forces Brass Band from 9am-11:30am. The U.S. Fleet Forces Brass Band will be playing a final performance at noon.  This event is part of Nashville Navy Week which is part of the Navy's principle outreach effort. The Navy Week program is designed to help Americans…

Find out more »

Meet Me at the Zoo : Heroes & Heroines

June 15, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

06/15/2019, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Come see many beloved heroes and heroines at this marvelous installment of Meet Me at the Zoo. From superheroes to princesses, you're sure to find your favorite heroes, protagonists, or fanciful characters wandering Zoo grounds. Characters will be meeting fans and hosting activities throughout the park. Guests are encouraged to dress as a superhero or wear their finest royal attire and attend with their everyday heroes on this holiday weekend.  Kids are invited to…

Find out more »

Make Music Nashville

June 21, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Nashville Zoo is once again taking part in Make Music Nashville! Make Music Nashville is an all-day festival taking place in various neighborhoods in Nashville, Tennessee on June 21st every year. Join us up at the Grassmere Historic Home and you can listen to various acts perform and even join in on a Harmonica Jam! PRICING: Free for members. Included in admission.

Find out more »

July 2019

SUMMER SPLASH H2OLIDAY

July 6, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

07/06/2019, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM   With temperatures on the rise, the Zoo transforms into a water wonderland complete with slides, wet and wild games, splashy attractions and more. Guests can pick up a keeper talk schedule at the front gate to see some of the Zoo’s animals devour their own brand of popsicles, like frozen grapes, turkey broth pops and chilled meal worms. Summer Splash H2Oliday is included with Zoo admission. However, some activities have additional fees.

Find out more »

Kroger Safari Fridays @ Nashville Zoo

July 12, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Kroger Plus Card holders can take advantage of a special “buy one, get one” free Zoo ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Kroger Safari Fridays summer promotion. Kroger Plus Card holders can present their card at Nashville Zoo’s ticket booth to receive a free ticket with the purchase of another ticket of equal or greater value. The offer is valid only on Fridays in July (July 5, 12, 19, 26) and August (2, 9, 16, 23, 30)…

Find out more »

Kroger Safari Fridays @ Nashville Zoo

July 19, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Kroger Plus Card holders can take advantage of a special “buy one, get one” free Zoo ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Kroger Safari Fridays summer promotion. Kroger Plus Card holders can present their card at Nashville Zoo’s ticket booth to receive a free ticket with the purchase of another ticket of equal or greater value. The offer is valid only on Fridays in July (July 5, 12, 19, 26) and August (2, 9, 16, 23, 30)…

Find out more »

Kroger Safari Fridays @ Nashville Zoo

July 26, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Kroger Plus Card holders can take advantage of a special “buy one, get one” free Zoo ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Kroger Safari Fridays summer promotion. Kroger Plus Card holders can present their card at Nashville Zoo’s ticket booth to receive a free ticket with the purchase of another ticket of equal or greater value. The offer is valid only on Fridays in July (July 5, 12, 19, 26) and August (2, 9, 16, 23, 30)…

Find out more »

Global Tiger Day Celebration

July 29, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Sumatran tigers are the most endangered tigers in the world.  Visit Nashville Zoo on July 29 for Global Tiger Day and learn more about what the zoo is doing to help and how you can help protect these majestic big cats.   PRESENTED BY:

Find out more »

August 2019

Kroger Safari Fridays @ Nashville Zoo

August 2, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Kroger Plus Card holders can take advantage of a special “buy one, get one” free Zoo ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Kroger Safari Fridays summer promotion. Kroger Plus Card holders can present their card at Nashville Zoo’s ticket booth to receive a free ticket with the purchase of another ticket of equal or greater value. The offer is valid only on Fridays in July (July 5, 12, 19, 26) and August (2, 9, 16, 23, 30)…

Find out more »

International Clouded Leopard Day

August 4, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Nashville Zoo is celebrating International Clouded Leopard Day on Sunday, August 4 from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. at the HCA Healthcare Veterinary Center. Nashville Zoo is recognized as a world leader in clouded leopard conservation and is excited to celebrate this species with our guests.  Some of the clouded leopard cubs from the two most recent births will be available to see in the Veterinary Center Neonatal Animal Care rooms all day. Guests will also have the chance to enter their names…

Find out more »

Kroger Safari Fridays @ Nashville Zoo

August 9, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Kroger Plus Card holders can take advantage of a special “buy one, get one” free Zoo ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Kroger Safari Fridays summer promotion. Kroger Plus Card holders can present their card at Nashville Zoo’s ticket booth to receive a free ticket with the purchase of another ticket of equal or greater value. The offer is valid only on Fridays in July (July 5, 12, 19, 26) and August (2, 9, 16, 23, 30)…

Find out more »

Kroger Safari Fridays @ Nashville Zoo

August 16, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Nashville Zoo, 3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211 United States
+ Google Map

Kroger Plus Card holders can take advantage of a special “buy one, get one” free Zoo ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Kroger Safari Fridays summer promotion. Kroger Plus Card holders can present their card at Nashville Zoo’s ticket booth to receive a free ticket with the purchase of another ticket of equal or greater value. The offer is valid only on Fridays in July (July 5, 12, 19, 26) and August (2, 9, 16, 23, 30)…

Find out more »
+ Export Events
 

Pin It on Pinterest