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Most people these days are tired of clutter and getting “stuff” for the holidays. A Nashville experience could be the perfect gift this Christmas/holiday season! We updated our 12 Nashville Experiences Gift Guide for 2020 (no specific order). If we missed anything, let us know.
THE ESCAPE GAME
Nashville is home to the now national experience company, The Escape Game. The Escape Game is a live-60 minute immersive adventure. First you’ll select a theme, this might be escaping prison, searching for lost gold or navigating an ancient temple ruins. Then find clues and solve puzzles to progress through the game. If you complete your mission and escape the room within 60 minutes, you win! The Escape Game has 3 Nashville locations including Downtown, Berry Hill and Opry Mills. PURCHASE GIFT CARDS AT https://TheEscapeGame.com/Nashville.
NEW Virtual Remote Adventures
Now, you can experience the Escape Rooms virtually with Remote Adventures. Remote Adventures allow you to get together to take on a full escape room completely online, no matter where you are! The virtual escape rooms bring you together to connect, play, and laugh your way through an adventure.
Small groups of 8 or fewer can book their virtual escape room using the online booking system. Large groups of 9 or more can fill out the contact form and a member of the Escape Game guest experience team will be in touch to help you plan the perfect event! BOOK YOUR REMOTE ADVENTURE NOW!
SUPPORT THE ARTS
While many performance halls and nonprofit arts organizations aren’t able to operate as usual, you can still support the arts and them this holiday season! Make a donation to support them in honor of a loved one, purchase some merchandise from their shop or pay to watch a virtual program. It’s the gift that will ensure the arts are sustainable for years to come in the Nashville community!
CURATE A MUSIC CITY STOCKING OR GIFT
The Music City Shop this Holiday Season is bringing you ideas for the perfect stocking stuffer for that music lover in your life, foodie or fashionista. You can get all the things you LOVE about Nashville shipped directly to your home for the perfect holiday gift this season. SHOP AROUND IN THE MUSIC CITY SHOP!
Give the gift of Membership for a loved one this holiday season, so they can experience all that Nashville has to offer at local museums, family adventures, wine and much, more. Here are some ideas on the Gift of Memberships for Christmas:
SOUNDWAVES HOLIDAY GETAWAY
SoundWaves is the nation’s first truly upscale indoor/outdoor resort water attraction in Nashville, fusing music and water to create an exclusive modern oasis with something for everyone-from incredible thrill rides to relaxing indulgences. View
All SoundWaves Experience Packages include:
- Room accommodations at Gaylord Opryland Resort
- Wristband for daily admission to SoundWaves
- Exclusive check-in
- Early arrival access to SoundWaves
- Outdoor Live Music (seasonal)
- Baggage storage with early arrival
- Shuttle transportation to downtown Nashville
GIFT A TREE
Looking for a unique last-minute, environmentally-friendly gift? Give the long-lasting, living gift of a tree! Through the Gift-A-Tree program, purchase a tree in honor of a loved one and Root Nashville will plant it in 2021, in public places like parks or schools identified as high-need for increased tree cover due to historic inequities. Gifters can choose from four different tree species and card designs, and Root Nashville will send the recipient a card outlining the details of the gift made in their honor. GIFT A TREE THAT WILL LIVE ON IN THE NASHVILLE COMMUNITY!
Season tickets are great for seasonal outings such as Nashville Shores, Nashville Predators, Nashville Soccer, Tennessee Titans and more. It’s the perfect way to experience so much more throughout the season!
MOVIES ON DEMAND
Spend $75+ and get a movie ticket (up to $12 value) AND 2 FandangoNOW movie or series rentals (each up to $5 for a total $10 value).
PURCHASE WINE & SUPPORT LIGHTNING 100
Lightning 100 is proud to partner with longtime friends of the station, and sponsors of Lightning 100’s Live On The Green Music Festival, Love And Exile Wines for a limited edition red wine blend, available at Love And Exile’s online shop. The locally crafted wine is a blend of Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Pinot Noir.
You can purchase this “lightning in a bottle” with a one-of-a-kind black on black limited edition label available for just $25. Or, if you’re a collector, get the two bottle combination pack which also includes a gold foil label complete with a bottle dipped in gold wax.
Not only are the bottles alluring, but once opened, the wine sings bright notes of fresh wild fruits and is incredibly drinkable. The release comes just in time for the holidays, making it a perfect gift to bring to the family celebrations! PURCHASE THIS LIMITED EDITION BOTTLE OF WINE!
TASTINGS & TOURS
Tours can be a great way to see everything in the city at once or just some bigger highlights. Below are some of the highlights:
NASHVILLE LOCAL GIFT CERTIFICATE
Starting Thanksgiving Day and continuing through December 25, purchase $100 worth of Nashville Local gift certificates and get $30 FREE. It’s the perfect stocking stuffer! Treat your loved ones to the gift of a meal at their favorite Local restaurant. The gift certificates are valid at all Nashville Local member restaurants.
View a full list of member restaurants. Gather. Eat. Enjoy life in our city’s unique restaurants: Nashville Local. BUY A GIFT CERTIFICATE HERE!
For more dining out options, visit our Restaurant Directory for a list of restaurants nearby.
TRAVEL TO NASHVILLE
Plan a 2021 vacation to Nashville (hopefully when all the COVID ends). Do you not live in the Nashville area, but think of planning a getaway often? Well, what are you waiting on? Go ahead and make travel arrangements to Nashville now. Take advantage of New Year Airfare Travel Deals from CheapOair.
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Make this the season of jingle bells and staying well by helping to keep our communities safe this winter. No matter where you go, please #WearAMask anytime you leave home. #TravelConfidently