Upcoming Summer Events in Middle Tennessee You Simply Cannot Miss
If you live in the beautiful and exciting Middle Tennessee region, you know just how many events occur in a single weekend. Luckily, this summer, the greater Nashville area and beyond is bursting with concerts, festivals, events, and so much more. Be sure to gather your friends and family and head on out to these one-of-a-kind events around Middle Tennessee.
Sevier Park Fest
From music to local vendors to mouthwatering hot wings, this weekend festival has everything. On May 1st and 2nd in Sevier Park, enjoy the gorgeous Belmont/Hillsboro and 12th South neighborhoods as you speak to local vendors, hear from the jaw-dropping local talent, and more. Festival events include:
- Edley’s Hot Wing Eating Contest
- Penny & Sparrow
- The Nashville Academy of Rock
- And So Much More!
Visit the Sevier Park Fest website for more information.
Quickly becoming an annual favorite amongst Middle Tennessee residents, Musician’s Corner is back for the 2015 season. Starting on May 9th, head down to the spacious Centennial Park every Saturday from 12:00pm to 5:00pm for delicious food trucks, foot tapping music, local vendors, and of course, great weather and fun.
This year’s lineup includes act such as:
- Dave Barnes
- Zeke Duhon
- Humming House
- W.O. Smith Nashville Community Music School Bands
- And plenty more
2015 Nashville Wine and Food Festival
For many Middle Tennesseans, this is the festival of 2015. Presented by Cork Dorks Inc. and the Nashville Symphony, the 2015 Nashville Wine and Food Festival is certainly not to be missed.
The festival will boast more than 150 types of wine from all around the world, paired with the ideal types of food in one of the many pairing tents. Many of Nashville’s top and renowned restaurants will be on site, including:
- 312 Pizza Company
- Sole Mio
- 1808 Grille
- Tempur Chocolate
On top of all that, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a beer garden, cocktail lounges, the legendary Nashville music scene, demonstrations, and various other types of entertainment.
Did we mention that the purpose of this event is to support the incredibly talented Nashville Symphony? On May 16, 2015, head down to Riverfront Park from noon to 4pm to participate in this unique event. But first, visit the official website to purchase your tickets!
The Music City Sports Festival
Have a sports fanatic in your family? Bring them to the Music City Sports Festival on May 30th and 31st at Music City Center. Numerous sports programs, trainers, and personalities will be on site for a great time. Plus, you and your family can participate in one of the many clinics available!
Purchase tickets and learn more about this thrilling, sports filled event here!
Tennessee Renaissance Festival
Of course, what would any Middle Tennessee summer be without a trip to the Tennessee Renaissance Festival? Take your family and friends back to the 16th Century England, specifically the Village of Covington Glen, and take in the sights and sounds of the renaissance time period. From musicians, to delicious food, and more, this is one of the Middle Tennessee summer events.
This summer, the Tennessee Renaissance Festival runs on the following dates:
- May 2nd – May 3rd
- May 9th – May 10th
- May 16th – May 17th
- May 23rd – May 24th
- May 25th (Memorial Day)
Don’t forget to order your tickets online!
From Bonnaroo to the annual RC Moon Pie Festival, Middle Tennessee is just bursting with events! What event do you plan on hosting, attending or supporting this spring? Let us know in the comments section below.