Nashville invites families to explore the magic of Music City. With opportunities to enjoy live music, get out on the dance floor, explore attractions, and taste the iconic cuisine, families will spend busy days enjoying the unique flair of Nashville! Start planning a family-friendly Nashville vacation for your next getaway.

Jam Out to Live Music as a Family

A visit to Nashville isn’t complete without live music performances. Luckily there are plenty of venues that invite families to experience Music City to the fullest. The Ryman Auditorium is a historic venue that was once home to the Grand Ole Opry show. A show in this space is sure to make an impact on music enthusiasts of all ages.

If you want to get out on the dance floor with your family, we recommend the Wildhorse Saloon. The Wildhorse Saloon is one of the largest dance floors in Nashville.  This nightlife hotspot features complimentary line dancing lessons, making it the perfect destination for families looking to learn the ropes. Put on your dancing boots for a night on the town! Take a break from dancing to dig into their famous fried pickles and barbecue before heading back onto the dance floor. Enjoy live music during your family’s Nashville vacation.

Explore Family-Friendly Attractions

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Besides the live music hot spots, Nashville is chock-full of family-friendly Nashville attractions. The Nashville Zoo at Grassmere is a crowd-pleaser with plenty of wild entertainment and festive events happening year-round. Take a break from the excitement of Lower Broadway to stroll through the Nashville Zoo. You’ll have a wild good time!

To learn more about the country music Nashville is known for, head to the Country Music Hall of Fame! Travel through the current exhibits to learn about individual country performers, historic live music venues, and walk through the Hall of Fame rotunda! You won’t want to miss out on this staple of country music history.

Rainy day? Visit the Adventure Science Center to learn more about how the world works. This hands-on science museum invites children of all ages to put their imaginations to work while learning about physics, weather, space, and more. Perfect for a winter day activity, the Adventure Science Center is sure to keep your little ones entertained.

For outdoor fun, the Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort should be on your agenda! With both a waterpark and treetop adventure park, families can choose between making a splash on waterslides and in a large, lagoon-style pool or testing their bravery on a treetop ropes course. Get outdoors at this unique family-friendly amusement park. Nashville is perfect for family fun!

Dine at Family-Friendly Restaurants

When your family needs to refuel during the day, stop by one of our favorite family-friendly restaurants. Edley’s Bar-B-Que East Nashville invites families to enjoy iconic barbecue dishes including brisket platters, baby back ribs, and chicken wings, and fried chicken. Enjoy southern sides like green beans, mac & cheese, coleslaw, and more alongside your Nashville-style barbecue.

The Assembly Food Hall is the perfect destination for families who can’t seem to agree on what to eat for dinner. With burgers, tacos, poke, and even a unique ice cream shop, the whole family can find exactly what they are looking for at the Assembly Food Hall! Enjoy these dishes and more when you book a stay in a Nashville rental!

Find a Family-Friendly Nashville Vacation Rental

Your family is sure to feel right at home when you book a stay in one of our Nashville vacation rentals. Our modern Nashville rentals offer homey comforts such as a fully equipped kitchen, open living areas, and inviting bedrooms. Our Nashville vacation rentals also feature ideal locations meaning you’ll be within easy access of all the family-friendly Music City attractions.

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