IMPORTANT UPDATE (July 2, 2020): The mayor has ordered the cancellation of the fireworks display that was set to take place on Saturday, July 4, 2020. The following information is subject to change. Please contact the venues directly for the latest details.
Nashville is usually one of the top destinations in the country for the 4th of July. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has made 2020 a challenging year for events. Nevertheless, celebrations will certainly take place. Whether you’re visiting from out of town or a local wanting to celebrate Independence Day, this guide will highlight the top Nashville 4th of July celebrations in 2020.
More events will be added as they are announced, so bookmark this page! Please call ahead to confirm details, as they are subject to change without notice.
NASHVILLE 4TH OF JULY GUIDE
Let Freedom Sing: Nashville July 4th Fireworks Honoring Healthcare Heroes, First Responders, and Frontline Workers
CANCELLED (DETAILS FOR REFERENCE ONLY): Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the city of Nashville will televise the annual Let Freedom Sing Fireworks Show on News Channel 5 starting at 9:00pm on Saturday, July 4, 2020. The fireworks show will honor healthcare workers, first responders, and frontline workers. The concert will not take place and public parks will be closed to discourage public gatherings. The fireworks will be set to recorded music by Nashville artists. Brad Paisley will headline the fireworks show in 2021.
FREE (at home)
Rooftop Celebration at The Chestnut
@ BentoLiving Chestnut Hill (Rooftop Option) | Wedgewood-Houston
Bento Chestnut Hill will debut its new rooftop bar, The Chestnut, featuring panoramic views of downtown Nashville on Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 7:00pm until midnight. Listen to live music, drink summer cocktails, and eat BBQ bites during the outdoor event. Tickets are $50 per person and include two drink tickets, snacks and bites, valet parking, and rooftop access. This event is 21 and over only. Book a two-night stay and receive 33% off the nightly rate and receive two complimentary rooftop tickets.
The 4th on 4 Presented by The Fairlane Hotel + Ellington’s
The Fairlane Hotel (Rooftop Option) | Downtown
Reserve your spot for The 4th on 4 at The Fairlane’s rooftop penthouse from 7:00pm to 10:00pm on July 4, 2020. Tickets are $50 per person and include penthouse access, appetizers, desserts, a complimentary glass of sparkling wine, and a $25 dinner credit at Ellington’s redeemable for the night of July 4, 2020. This is a 21 and over event.
4th of July Party on Broadway
@ Nashville Underground (Rooftop Option) | Downtown/Lower Broadway
Nashville Underground on Lower Broadway is hosting a 4th of July Party on Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 6:00pm to 2:00am. Tickets are $20 and required after 6:00pm. Tickets include access to the building and rooftop. This event is 21 and over only.
Fourth of July Bash
@ Redneck Riviera (Rooftop Option) | Downtown/Lower Broadway
Redneck Riviera on Lower Broadway is hosting a Fourth of July Bash on Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. The special VIP event includes a two-hour open bar, small bites, and Fourth of July swag. Upgrade your ticket for a reserved table on the rooftop. This event is 21 and over only.
L27’s 4th of July Celebration
@ L27 Rooftop Lounge (Rooftop Option) | SoBro/Downtown
Nashville’s popular rooftop bar, L27 Rooftop Lounge, is hosting a 4th of July Celebration on Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 5:00pm to 11:00pm. Guests can expect a special a la carte menu from chef Jake Strang, craft beer, and specialty cocktails. This event is 21 and over only.
$75 per person
4th of July at Bobby Hotel Rooftop Lounge
@ Bobby Hotel Rooftop Lounge (Rooftop Option) | Downtown
Celebrate all day long at Bobby Hotel Rooftop Lounge on Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 1:00pm to 10:00pm. There will be DJs, libations, and skyline views. There’s a $20 advance-purchase ticket option as well as all-day private cabanas for $750 each (up to 6 quests) or $500 for hotel guests. This event is 21 and over.
$20 general admission / $750 private cabanas
Star Spangled Disco
@ The Pool Club at Virgin Hotels Nashville | Midtown
Attendees can enjoy 360-degree views during the Star Spangled Disco party at brand new Pool Club at Virgin Hotels Nashville on Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 6:00pm to 11:00pm. There will be DJs all night long, plus a VIP open bar and bites option from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Discounted hotel rates (up to 35% off) will also be available. This event is 21 and over.
$40 general admission / $180 VIP
Red, White & Views
@ L.A. Jackson (rooftop option) | The Gulch
Celebrate the 4th of July on the rooftop of L.A. Jackson during Red, White and Views on Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 3:00pm to midnight. L.A. Jackson will offer first-come, first served seating during the hours of 3:00pm to 7:00pm and 10:00pm to midnight with festive offerings and views of downtown. Reserved patio seating is required between 8:00pm to 10:00pm (SOLD OUT).
Free admission / a la carte
M.L.Rose: FREE Sliders on July 4th
@ M.L.Rose | Melrose, Sylvan Park, and Capitol View
M.L.Rose Craft Beers & Burgers will continue their July 4th tradition of offering a free slider with every craft beer purchase (no limit) after brunch service on Saturday, July 4, 2020. They will also be serving their typical brunch menu from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
Locations / Hours for free sliders:
- M.L.Rose – Melrose: 2:00pm to 10:00pm
- M.L.Rose – Sylvan Park: 2:00pm to 10:00pm
- M.L.Rose – Capitol View: 2:00pm to 10:00pm
The Sutler: July 4th Bluegrass Brunch
@ The Sutler | Melrose
The Sutler will be hosting their popular Bluegrass Brunch from 10:00am to 3:00pm on Saturday, July 4, 2020. The brunch will feature live bluegrass music, bottomless mimosas, and Southern brunch cuisine.
Von Elrod’s: Land of the Free (Hot Dogs)
@ Von Elrod’s | Germantown
Von Elrod’s is giving away a free hotdog with the purchase of a large beer on Saturday, July 4, 2020. Talk about land of the free! The special will be available all day along. They will also be serving their regular brunch menu from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
*** MORE IN-PERSON EVENTS WILL BE ADDED HERE AS THEY ARE ANNOUNCED ***
Best Hotels for 4th of July in Nashville
If you’re looking for a nice hotel with views for the 4th of July, check the availability at any of these premium destinations.
- JW Marriott
- Westin Nashville
- Noelle Nashville
- Bobby Hotel
- Fairlane Hotel
- Thompson Nashville
- Omni Nashville Hotel
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