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Annual Events and Festivals in or Around Nashville

Welcome to Nashville. Looking for some fun in Music City? You won’t be bored here. There are a lot of activities, events, and festivals all year round suited for the whole family. If you are visiting, there’s a good chance that after your stay in Nashville, you won’t feel like leaving. If you are already here to stay, then you can maximize your enjoyment by being aware of all of the festivals and events taking place. Nashville is the kind of place where people have fun all year-round. Every week, there are cool and unique festivals in which you can attend and be part of the fun. Here are some of the annual events and festivals in and around Nashville.

The St. Jude’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon

Are you a runner and want to take part in a marathon? Well, get your running shoes ready and head over to Nashville in April. The St Jude’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon takes place during this time where more than 20,000 runners are drawn to the location annually. You can choose from four different distances to run. The best thing about it is the music stages set up throughout the course in a bid to keep the spectators and runners entertained. There are post-race parties that allow athletes to soothe their aching bodies after the marathon as they enjoy some hospitality.

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

This one is for music fans. This is one of the most popular, biggest and most exciting music festivals in the entire US. It happens in Manchester a small town down the road from Nashville. The festival draws some of the biggest and most popular music acts from all over the country. This means it draws massive crowds every year.

CMA Music Fest

After the Bonnaroo, the CMA Music Festival happens in June. It’s a music-centric event taking place every year in Nashville. The Country Music Awards Music Festival takes place at the heart of downtown too. some of the biggest names in country music converge here and it’s a four-day event held at the Nissan Stadium.

The Tomato Art Festival

This was once a small eccentric festival held in East Nashville, but it has since grown into a big event that pulls a crowd of more than 60,000 people on an annual basis. The festival showcases some of the most creative artwork in Nashville and there is also music, food, and drinks. Attendees show up in costumes and celebrate the event. It’s a family-friendly event that takes place over two days and it’s loved by the locals who enjoy participating.

With the numerous concerts, events, and festivals in Nashville, you always have something to look forward to and enjoy.

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