As Nashville gears up to host the 2015 CMA Music Festival, country music fans are beginning to flock to the Music City to see their favorite artists perform. Whether you’re a native Nashvillian or visiting from out of town, there are plenty of things to do Downtown this week before the CMA festivities commence. If you’re looking for music, movies, or some Nashville nosh, we have the perfect list for you. To help you make the most of this great city, here is your Things To Do in Nashville This Week activities list:
Less Than Jake and Reel Big Fish with Ballyhoo!
Marathon Music Works
Nashville Sunday Night | The Lonesome Trio
3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill
Every Sunday night, Lightning 100 brings you our critically acclaimed live concert series featuring national, regional and local artists. The show broadcasts live from 3rd & Lindsley on Sundays from 8-10pm.
Grand Ole Opry ft. Carrie Underwood, Scotty McCreery, Easton Corbin, Del McCoury Band, Mickey Guyton, Billy Currington and more to be added and Opry Plaza Party
Grand Ole Opry House
The Grand Ole Opry is the show that made country music famous. The Opry features a dynamic line-up of new stars, superstars, and legends of country music. Unlike a typical concert, the Opry presents eight or more artists on each show, giving the audience a sample of each artist’s musical style. Only the Opry… there’s nothing quite like it anywhere else!
2015 CMT Music Awards
2015 marks the 14th year of the CMT Music Awards, country music’s first fan-voted awards show recognizing country’s best video and musical achievements.Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum and Luke Bryan are on the first list of performers announced for the 2015 CMT Music Awards.
CMA Music Festival Kick-Off Concert
The day before gates open to the 2015 CMA Music Festival, CMA is throwing a FREE kick-off concert to get Nashville and every fan that flocks to Music City for the Ultimate Country Music Fan Experience into the spirit of the Festival.
Join us for a unique tasting event that features East Nashville restaurants, chefs, food artisans, and specialty purveyors all showcasing the best of this notable neighborhood’s culinary landscape.
Movies in the Park
Now in its 21st season, Movies in the Park is recognized as one of Nashville’s best annual events. Film TBA.
City Winery Nashville
Punctuate! is a one-day creativity, lifestyles and innovation lab designed to help individuals, sole proprietors and corporate teams hack their professional and personal lives with sessions and inspiration from innovative creators and thinkers.
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Musicians Corner | Those Darlins, Cory Branan, Guthrie Brown and the Family Tree, Low Cut Connie, Carolina Story
Musicians Corner returns for its 5th Anniversary Season of free weekly lawn parties in Centennial Park with live music featuring Those Darlins, Cory Branan, Guthrie Brown and the Family Tree, Low Cut Connie, and Carolina Story.
CMA Music Fest: CMA World GlobaLive!
Walk of Fame Park
International Country artists make the pilgrimage to Music City each year to perform at CMA World GlobaLive!, a free, international Country Music showcase.