Fall into Nashville
by Jessica Chancey, MG Intern
The leaves are changing and the pumpkins are out, but the temperature still feels like it is the middle of July. Welcome to Fall in Nashville!! So grab your girl gang or your saucy significant other and get ready to make the most of this fall with all that Music City has to offer!
Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival
This year’s Pilgrimage fest is headlined by The Foo Fighters, Keith Urban, The Killers. Located at the Park in Harlinsdale in Franklin, TN less than thirty minutes from downtown Nashville. The festival offers tons of different genres to satisfy every persons’ ears. To buy tickets or get more info, visit https://pilgrimagefestival.com.
Breakaway Music Festival
The United State’s biggest traveling festival is coming to Nashville! Headliners include Future, Lil Baby, Kaskade, and Zeds Dead (not to mention all the artists in the silent disco). The two day festival will be held at the Fairgrounds, tickets can be found at https://www.tennessee.breakawayfestival.com.
For the entire month of October, Nashville is celebrating the arts! There are hundreds of events in and around Nashville during the month to help celebrate the arts. For all of the events, visit https://www.visitmusiccity.com/things-to-do/events/artober.
The Nashville Flea Market is open at the Fairgrounds every fourth weekend of the month from Friday to Sunday. Admission is always free and there is parking on site for just 5 dollars! In September, the dates are the 27th-29th and the theme is “Fall into Autumn”. In October, the dates are the 25th-27th and the theme is “Autumn Spectacular.”
Celebrate Nashville Cultural Festival
Nashville is known for its music but it's also known for being a mixing bowl of cultures and peoples. Lets celebrate this beautiful mix of humanity with dance, music, food, and activities from around the world. To join this free celebration, go to http://celebratenashville.org.
Haunted Museum Storytelling Festival
Get into spooky season with some haunted stories of Tennessee’s past. Located at the Tennessee State Museum, the festival travels through the exhibits in an interactive, family-friendly rendition of Tennessee’s history. For more information on the festival, go to https://tnmuseum.org/calendar-of-events/event/1453520.
Come for the beer, stay for the food! Or vice versa! Nashville’s oktoberfest is more than just about the drinks, it also offers a variety of German-inspired of food and activities, including the state’s second largest 5k race, a parade, and the Dachshund Derby! Get more information about this free Nashville event at https://thenashvilleoktoberfest.com.