Spring is finally here and it feels great! This weekend enjoy some fantastic outdoor activities. From Easter egg hunts to a soul food experience, here are the top things to do in Nashville this weekend!
Remember to remain cautious and follow any listed guidelines as you get out this weekend.
Events This Weekend!
1. Music City Soul Food Experience
Ready to give your taste buds an adventure? Join a culinary and cultural experience of Music City and discover the rich culinary traditions, history, and flavors of soul food in Nashville. Taste local bites, visit a family-run restaurant, and enjoy an experience that takes you off the beaten track.
Start out at Kingdom Cafe and Grill, as you begin to explore the rich culinary tradition of soul food and it’s relevance to American history and identity. In 60 minutes, you’ll meet with tour guides, taste authentic and traditional southern-style comfort food, hear the culture behind it, and share a meal at this family owned-restaurant.
In between all the mouth-watering bites, you’ll learn about the meat-and-3, secret traditions, and pay tribute to these fantastic cooks. This event is a great way to get out of the house while also avoiding large crowds. By joining in on this experience, you’ll help to boost the local economy by supporting small, locally-owned businesses in Music City.
Tickets are sure to sell-out fast, so get them now. Enjoy!
🗓 APR 2nd | 5:30PM–6:30PM
📍 Kingdom Cafe & Grill
2. Margarita Madness 5K Run/Walk
Get ready for a different kind of Spring madness. Margarita Madness, but with a twist. Join up at the beautiful Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park to work out those legs!
This Saturday night, enjoy Margarita Madness 5k™. This unique night is a 5K fun run focused less on speed and more on Margarita fun with friends and family. All ages are encouraged.
Margarita asks that all participants come from all different ages, shapes, sizes, and speeds. Every participant will get Mad Margaritas™ and its promised to be a great time. “The time of their life,” in fact!
So, whether you are an avid runner or a walk around the park walker, the 3 miles of the Margarita Madness 5k™ course will surely have you beaming by the end and waiting for the next one.
🗓 APR 3rd | 7AM–12PM
📍 Bicentennial Capitol Mall
3. Great Spring Art Hunt
Experience a creative ‘hop’pening that is sure to delight guests of all ages. Introducing, the Great Spring Art Hunt, hosted by Cheekwood Estate and Gardens. Art is just waiting to be found in this fun and updated spring scavenger hunt.
With safety and social distancing in mind, Cheekwood is putting the egg hunts on pause for this year and is excited to invite guests on a new kind of hunt. Meet up at the Gardens for a day (or two!) and wander through the beautiful gardens, enjoy the spring blooms, and best of all, search for 9 giant bunnies in this newly beloved Spring Art Hop event.
Clever cottontails decorated by local Nashville artists will be hiding throughout Cheekwood’s lush spring-time gardens. Make sure to bring all your friends and family for this all ages event. You’ll arrive for the day and each child will receive a bundle of goodies along with a guide to help them find those rascally rabbits. There will be themed activities, cheerful music, and the most beautiful backdrop for a perfect day of family fun.
🗓 APR 2nd | 9AM–5PM
📍 Cheekwood Estate & Gardens
4. Tennessee Easter Bunny Egg Hunt Party (Kids and Adults)
There have been a lot of changes this past year, but sometimes a little tradition feels just right. This weekend, join in on an all ages traditional Easter Bunny Egg Hunt.
This party is set up for both kids and adults.
It’s bound to be a blast and a wonderful way to get into the mood of Spring!
Tickets to this event start at $45.00 dollars.
🗓 APR 3rd | 12PM–3PM
📍 3021 Lealand Ln
5. Sonny's Patio Party Concert Series
Concerts are certainly not cancelled. This weekend enjoy Sonny’s Patio Party for a special night of homegrown music.
Sonny’s Patio Concert Series has been a great way for Nashville to enjoy a variety of its city’s best music – and this weekend is no exception. Enjoy a night featuring Chris Weaver, Ward Guenther, Love & Theft and Jerrod Niemann.
Chris Weaver is one of Billboard’s “Artists to Watch” and Music Row Artist of the Year. Ward Guenther is founder of Nashville’s famed Whiskey Jam, while Love & Theft and Jerrod Niemann are National Recording Artists with many smash hits.
This is a night of music you don’t want to miss!
🗓 APR 3rd | 7PM–10PM
📍 Sonny’s Patio Pub and Refuge
More Things to Do in Nashville!
🗓 APR 3rd | 9AM–5PM
📍 Tennessee State Capitol
Predators vs Blackhawks
🗓 APR 3rd | 2PM–4PM
📍 Bridgestone Arena
Gilda’s Gang 5K
🗓 APR 3rd | 7:30AM–10:30AM
📍 Shelby Park
🗓 APR 2nd | 1PM–5:30PM
📍 Frist Art Museum
Goat Yoga Spring has Sprung
🗓 APR 3rd | 12PM–1PM
📍 Goat Yoga Nashville