Nashville Calendar of Events
It’s no surprise that there’s always something going on here in Music City. The Nashville calendar of events is packed with fantastic entertainment all year long. Whatever brings you, make the favorite choice in Nashville airport hotels. Holiday Inn Hotel Nashville / Opryland Airport offers exceptional comfort at a great value and close to where you want to be.
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Upcoming Events in Nashville, TN
Guests of our Nashville hotel consider these to be some of the best events in Nashville:
- Nashville Lawn and Garden Show
Mar 6 – Mar 11 | Tennessee State Fairgrounds | Website
This year's theme is Here We Grow Again, and the show will feature an acre of live gardens, lectures and exhibits.
- Main Street Brew Fest
Mar 16 | Main Street | Website
Enjoy beer tasting along the award-winning Great American Main Street.
- 21st Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival
Apr 2 – 6 | Various Venues | Website
Take in a live show at the world's largest all-songwriter festival.
- Nashville Film Festival
Apr 18 – 25 | Regal Green Hills Cinema | Website
Eight days of films, music, presentations and parties.
- Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series
April 27 | Centennial Park | Website
Join other runners for this traveling marathon and half-marathon series as it makes its way to Nashville.
- 40th Annual TACA Tennessee Craft Fair
May 3 – 5 | Nashville's Parthenon Lawn | Website
Fine craft works will be on display from hundreds of artists. .
- Vanderbilt University Commencement
May 8 – 10 | Alumni Lawn at Vanderbilt | Website
Commencement weekend at Vanderbilt begins with the PARTY, moves on to Senior Day and culminates with the commencement ceremonies.
- The 70th Annual Iroquois Steeplechase
May 14 | Barn in Percy Warner Park | Website
This is the richest race day on the National Steeplechase Association (NSA) spring circuit.
- Music City Blues Festival
May 27 | Location TBD | Website
Grammy winner Taj Mahal will be headlining this year's Memorial Day show.
- CMA Music Festival 2013
June 6 – 9 | LP Field | Website
The ultimate country music fan's experience. Top country artists come together to meet the fans for an unforgettable few days.
- Nashville Pride Festival
June 15 | Riverfront Park | Website
Celebrate together the 25 years of Nashville Pride Fest with live music, vendors, games, food trucks and more.
- Taste of Music City
June 22 | The Lawn at Riverfront | Website
Held in the heart of downtown Nashville, tickets will include all food and beverage samples from Nashville's top culinary experts.
- Let Freedom Ring
July 4 | The Lawn at Riverfront Park | Website
The Band Perry along with other artists will be playing the 2013 show prior to one of the biggest fireworks displays in the country.