Summer is on its way which means more outdoor fun! This weekend enjoy the very best in outdoor creativity that Nashville has to offer. Check out an exquisite outdoor LEGO sculpture exhibit, or some homegrown live music in East Nashville. There’s plenty more, so keep scrolling!
Here are the top things to do in Nashville this weekend.
Events This Weekend
1. Thursday Night Out
Thursday nights is for live music! Every Thursday night, meet up for live music and programming that combines art and nature with Thursday Night Out.
Visit Cheekwood Estate and Gardens for a beautiful evening stroll full of life.
Grab a drink from one of their bar stations and walk through the Ann & Monroe Carell Jr. Family Sculpture Trail for a relaxing experience after a long day.
For more details on scheduling visit the Cheekwood Gardens website. Make sure you don’t miss Thirsty Third Thursdays which will feature specialty cocktails at the garden bar stations on June 17, July 15, August 18, September 16, & October 21.
🗓 MAY 13 | 5PM–9PM
📍 Cheekwood Estate and Gardens
2. Nashville Sounds vs. Memphis Redbirds
Batter up! Make sure you don’t miss the Nashville Sounds versus the Memphis Redbirds this Saturday at First Horizon Park!
This Southeastern competition is a great time for the whole family. Get outdoors this weekend and have a ball! Cheering on the home-team always feels good.
For more information on tickets visit the link below.
As always please follow any posted guidelines or social distancing advisements.
🗓 MAY 15 | 6:35PM–8:35PM
📍 First Horizon Park
3. Riverside Vibe
Riverside Vibe is Nashville’s newest outdoor music showcase! Featuring three artists per night on the 2nd Friday of each month, this homegrown event is not to be missed.
Join friends for a scenic view of the Nashville Skyline while relaxing and discovering some Nashville’s hottest new musicians and songwriters.
In the true nature of Music City, Riverside Vibe is an outside listening lounge aiming to highlight some of the best talent in town. This is an intimate yet open-air setting, and is located in East Nashville right next to Downtown and the Cumberland River.
Tickets are general admission, and every guest needs a ticket. Seating is given on a first-come, first-serve basis. So, please arrive early for the best seat! Priority seating is only available through ticket purchase.
🗓 MAY 14 | 6PM–9PM
📍 The Marketplace in East Nashville
4. Nashville Ballet Live at Ascend Amphitheater
It is time for something a little more elegant.
This Saturday, join in on classical tradition with the Nashville Ballet Live.
Tickets start at $29. Remember, this is a limited engagement so get your tickets today.
If you’d like more information on the Nashville Ballet company or as they say “joining the movement” visit their website here.
🗓 MAY 15 | 7:30PM–9:30PM
📍 Ascend Amphitheater
5. Sean Kenney’s Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks
The unique and creative adventures continue! This weekend join Cheekwood Estate & Gardens and Imagine Exhibitions as they present a very special event, Sean Kenney’s Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks.
This outdoor exhibition is inspired by the Pop art movement, and features over 40 sculptures made from more than 800,000 LEGO® Bricks.
Through the works of acclaimed artist Sean Kenney, you’ll find yourself blurring the boundaries between the austere and the everyday, and grounding the belief that everything is interconnected. Sean’s bricks explore the beauty of nature through highly stylized, colorful displays that stand in striking contrast with their surroundings.
This is experience is a playful spin on traditional sculptural art, while remaining an accessible experience for all ages. It is designed to inspire visitors to create something wonderful themselves.
Advanced reservations and tickets are required. Access to the exhibit is included with general admission.
🗓 MAY 13 | 9AM–5PM
📍 Cheekwood Estate and Gardens
More Things to Do in Nashville!
Florida Georgia Line
🗓 MAY 15 | 5PM–8PM
📍 Virtual Event
Spring It On
🗓 MAY 12 | 10AM–7PM
📍 Gaylord Opryland Resort
Secret Sounds + Wine Tasting
🗓 MAY 13 | 8PM–9:30PM
📍 White Avenue Studio
Nashville Female Entrepreneur Mastermind Event
🗓 MAY 14-16 | 9AM–8PM
Fab Beatles Revue
🗓 MAY 14 | 7PM–9PM
📍 3rd and Lindsley
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