Fun & Cheap Summer Event Series in Nashville

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Summer is jam-packed with fun this year in Nashville, including these affordable event series. Some of these series last a month, while others span all the way to the fall. If you’re looking for something to do each week, look no further than this handy guide to fun and cheap summer event series in Nashville. 

FUN & CHEAP SUMMER EVENT SERIES IN NASHVILLE


Dragon Music Sundays

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Listen to live music at Dragon Park every Sunday at this family-friendly event.

  • Day of the Week: Sunday
  • Occurrence: Weekly
  • From: May 20 to June 10
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Fannie Mae Dees Park (aka Dragon Park)

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Movies in the Park

photo credit: Nashville Scene

Watch favorite throw-back movies at Elmington Park for four Thursdays this summer.

  • Day of the Week: Thursday
  • Occurrence: Weekly
  • From: May 31 to June 21
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Elmington Park

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Musicians Corner

Enjoy an acoustic performances each Friday and daytime fun for the whole family each Saturday.

  • Day of the Week: Friday and Saturday
  • Occurrence: Weekly
  • From: May 11 to June 30
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Centennial Park

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Big Band Dance

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Dance and listen to live big band music at Centennial Park. Get there early for free dance lessons!

  • Day of the Week: Saturday
  • Occurrence: Weekly
  • From: June 2 to August 25
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Centennial Park

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Summer Movie Series

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Flicks, brews, and pizza are all you need on the lawn during TailGate Brewery’s summer movie series.

  • Day of the Week: Friday
  • Occurrence: Weekly
  • From: May 18 to August 31
  • Price: Free
  • Location: TailGate Brewery (Charlotte Pike)

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Live on the Green

See some of the top music artists at Public Square Park in Downtown Nashville at this well-attended music festival.

  • Day of the Week: Thursday plus Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of Labor Day weekend
  • Occurrence: Weekly
  • From: August 9 to September 1
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Public Square Park

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Dive-In Movie Series

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Attendees 21 and over can slurp specialty frozen cocktails and devour popcorn at Pinewood’s monthly movie series by their outdoor dipping pools.

  • Day of the Week: Tuesday
  • Occurrence: Monthly
  • From: May 29 to September 25
  • Price: Free admission and popcorn
  • Location: Pinewood Social

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27 Live

Make your way up to the 27th floor of The Westin Nashville for 27 Live, a free live music series each month through October.

  • Day of the Week: Thursday
  • Occurrence: Monthly
  • From: May 3 to October 4
  • Price: Free admission
  • Location: L27 Rooftop Lounge

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Night Market

Photo Credit: Nashville Farmers’ Market

Shop with artisans and farmers late into the night and catch local acts on the main stage.

  • Day of the Week: Friday
  • Occurrence: Monthly
  • From: April 20 to October 19
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Nashville Farmers’ Market

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Full Moon Pickin’ Parties

Full Moon Pickin Parties - NashvillePhoto Credit: Friends of Warner Parks

Watch or perform at this monthly bluegrass event! Participate in jam circles and listen to main acts at Percy Warner Park Equestrian Center.

  • Day of the Week: Friday
  • Occurrence: Monthly
  • From: May 26 to October 26
  • Price: $5 to $25
  • Location: Percy Warner Park Equestrian Center

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Yoga Buzz on the Rooftop

Yoga Buzz - rooftop yoga at acmePhoto Credit: Sanctuary Yoga

Practice free yoga on Acme’s rooftop with an experienced teacher from Sanctuary for Yoga.

  • Day of the Week: Saturday
  • Occurrence: Bi-weekly
  • From: May 5 to October 20
  • Price: $10
  • Location: The Rooftop at Acme Feed & Seed

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Jazz on the Cumberland

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Bring your blanket and lawn chairs to enjoy some of the best local, regional, and national jazz artists.

  • Day of the Week: Sunday
  • Occurrence: Monthly
  • From: May 13 to November 11
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Cumberland Park

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