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American Artisan Festival
The Centennial Park in Nashville is home to many festivals and events. One of the most anticipated is the American Artisan Festival! They offer the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful creations of many artists. They also have an all-day music venue as well as activities for kids. The Artisan Festival is hosted at the Centennial Park because of the Parthenon. This historic replica earned Nashville the title, "Athens of the South." The American Artisan Festival has built its history and legacy in this park for more than 40 years. They are synonymous.
Def Leppard Concert
The Nissan Stadium will be offering a concert to rock this summer! Def Leppard, Motley Crue with Poison, and Joan Jett and The Blackhearts will be performing from June 19th to the 21st to push Nashville into rockin' season! Don't miss out on the chance to hear the legends perform, so make sure to book your tickets now and prepare yourself for the performance of a lifetime.
Ally 400 NASCAR Cup Series Race
On June 20th, NASCAR is coming back to Nashville! The Ally 400 NASCAR Cup Series Race will be on June 20th and hosted by the Fairgrounds Speedway. This racing track is the oldest continually operating track in the United States. The track held NASCAR Grand National/Winston Cup races from 1958 to 1984.
The Iroquois Steeplechase
Are you ready for the Iroquois Steeplechase? It has been Nashville's rite of spring since 1941. The race is named after Pierre Lorillard's beloved "Iroquois," the first American-bred horse to win the English Derby. In 1981, the Iroquois Steeplechase was named as one of the primary beneficiaries for the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. They have received more than $10 million from the Volunteer State Horsemen's Foundation (VSHF) proceeds. The Iroquois Steeplechase staff, as well as the VSHF board, are involved with the hospital year-round contributing time, supporting endowments, and continuing the long-standing association of the event and the children.
Nashville Sounds Vs. Louisville Bats
Let's hit this weekend out of the ballpark! While Nashville is not known for baseball, you can always spice up an evening in Nashville by heading over to Horizon Park and enjoying the comradery and sport. The Nashville Sounds will be hosting the Louisville Bats from June 29th to July 4th. In this baseball showdown, make sure to get your popcorn and bring your camera because we're going to get a home run!
International soccer is back in Nashville! On June 30th, Nissan Stadium will host the sporting event of the season when the Mexican National Team will take on Panama. This event takes place just days before the kickoff of the region's top national team competition, the Concacaf Gold Cup. Don't wait until it's too late, go and book your tickets to see some loco futból!
Let Freedom Ring Fireworks
Nashville is coming back with a Boom! Nashville is making up for its lack of fireworks in 2020 by hosting one of the largest firework shows to date! The Nashville 2021 fireworks show will be one to remember! Headliner Brad Paisley will be opening downtown with some amazing music for the free Let Freedom Sing Show. The event will be on July 4th in Downtown Nashville. Make sure to book your reservation and celebrate Independence Day with a blast of color!
Music City Jerk Festival
Come enjoy Nashville's annual authentic Jamaican and Caribbean food festival. Sample and enjoy the culture, heritage, and food from around the Caribbean. It's been far too long since we've been able to enjoy being together out in public. So let's get back in the swing of things with excellent food, great music, and wonderful company! Entry is free to the general public. Tickets are available for express service at the Grace Tent.
Music City Grand Prix
Are you looking to combine the sights and sounds of downtown Nashville with the high octane speeds of Indy Car racing? Well, this weekend is for you! The NTT INDYCAR series is coming to Nashville for the first inaugural Music City Grand Prix. With a track running through the heart of music city, the NTT INDYCAR Series is bringing world-class drivers from all over the world to take part in this high-stakes, challenging road course. Drivers will maneuver through 11 turns, a long straightaway over the Cumberland River, and over 2 miles of race track. This weekend is sure to be packed with a spectacular combination of Nashville's vibrant musical experience, and the roar of Indy Car Racing as these two collide in the first-ever Nashville Grand Prix!
PBR Ariat Music City Knockout
Blake Shelton is coming back to Nashville! We're bringing back the country with a bang to make sure everyone knows that Nashville is the home of country music. Blake Shelton will be holding his Friends and Heroes 2021 concert at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. He will have Tracy Byrd and Trace Adkins with him, as well as a very special guest Lindsey Ell! So make sure to bring a little country into your life and book your tickets today!
Steve Martin and Martin Short in Nashville
Steve Martin has excelled in many areas of entertainment over the course of his many decades in show business. From his work as an esteemed comedian to his successful run as a bluegrass musician, Martin has established his acute ability to entertain! Martin's hilarious performances in films like “The Jerk” and TV shows like “Saturday Night Live” established him as one of the wittiest and most talented comics of his generation.
Martin Short is known for his work on the television programs “SCTV” and “Saturday Night Live." Starred in comedy films such as “Three Amigos,” “Pure Luck,” and “Mars Attacks.”
Together they bring their comedic geniuses in an all-out Hilarious and Funniest Show in Town.
Special Guests: Steve Babko and The Steep Canyon Rangers will also be on hand for the show.