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Come early or stay late to enjoy all Nashville and the surrounding area has to offer. Visit the Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau for more information.


Tennessee State Capitol

o   Opened in 1859, visitors can take self-guided tours, Monday through Friday from 9:00am-4:00 pm.

o   Website: Tennessee State Capitol

Nashville Wings Mural

o   Popular stop for selfies and social media posts.

o   Website: Wings Mural

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

o   Explore the rich history of country music through exhibits, memorabilia, and interactive displays.

o   Website: Country Music Hall of Fame

Grand Ole Opry

o   Attend a live performance at the historic Grand Ole Opry, showcasing the best in country music.

o   Website: Grand Ole Opry

Ryman Auditorium

o   Known as the "Mother Church of Country Music," the Ryman offers guided tours and live performances.

o   Website: Ryman Auditorium

National Museum of African American Music

o   Showcasing the musical genres inspired, created, or influenced by African-Americans.

o   Website: National Museum of African American Music

The Parthenon

o   A full-scale replica of the ancient Greek structure, housing an art gallery in Centennial Park.

o   Website: The Parthenon

Belle Meade Plantation

o   A historic plantation with a mansion, gardens, and winery, offering tours and educational experiences.

o   Website: Belle Meade Plantation

The Hermitage

o   Visit the home of President Andrew Jackson, featuring guided tours and beautiful gardens.

o   Website: The Hermitage

Nashville Zoo at Grassmere

o   A family-friendly zoo with a variety of animal exhibits, shows, and interactive experiences.

o   Website: Nashville Zoo

Cheekwood Estate & Gardens

o   Explore the art museum, botanical gardens, and historic mansion on this picturesque estate.

o   Website: Cheekwood

Tennessee State Museum

o   Discover Tennessee's history through artifacts, exhibits, and interactive displays.

o   Website: Tennessee State Museum

Adventure Science Center

o   A hands-on science and technology museum with interactive exhibits for all ages.

o   Website: Adventure Science Center

Lane Motor Museum

o   An extensive collection of unique and rare automobiles from around the world.

o   Website: Lane Motor Museum

Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort

o   A water park and lakeside resort offering water activities, slides, and a beach area.

o   Website: Nashville Shores

Frist Art Museum

o   A contemporary art museum housed in a beautiful art deco building in downtown Nashville.

o   Website: Frist Art Museum

Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum

o   Celebrating the achievements of musicians across various genres, with exhibits and memorabilia.

o   Website: Musicians Hall of Fame

Nashville's Honky Tonk Highway

o   Experience live country music in the bars and honky-tonks along Lower Broadway.

o   Website: List of live music venues

Nelson's Green Brier Distillery

o   Take a guided tour of this historic distillery and learn about the process of making Tennessee whiskey.

o   Website: Nelson's Green Brier Distillery

Centennial Park

o   A large urban park featuring the iconic Parthenon, walking trails, and gardens.

o   Website: Centennial Park

Johnny Cash Museum

o   A museum dedicated to the life and career of the legendary country music artist.

o   Website: Johnny Cash Museum

Patsy Cline Museum

o   Learn about the life of this captivating country music legend.

o   Website: Patsy Cline Museum

Opry Mills

o   A shopping, dining, and entertainment complex with a variety of stores and attractions.

o   Website: Opry Mills

Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

o   A park commemorating Tennessee's bicentennial with monuments, walking trails, and educational exhibits.

o   Website: Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

Photo Credit: Greater Wilmington CVB, Moonloop Photography LLC, Leslie Kipp


Daytime highs are in the 90’s. Evenings are usually in the 70's. A light jacket is recommended for the evenings. 



Below are music venues, bars and restaurants recommended by Tennessee budget office staff members. The neighborhood name is listed first, followed by distance from the Grand Hyatt to the location and then address.

Live Music

Station Inn
Gulch | .6 Mile| 402 12th Ave South

Listening Room
Downtown - SoBro | 1 Mile | 618 4th Ave South

Bluebird Café
Green Hills | 7.3 Miles |4104 Hillsboro Pike


Jack Browns
Germantown | 1.5 Miles | 1123 3rd Avenue North

Germantown | 2 Miles | 1400 Adams Street

East Nashville | 2 Miles | 626A Main Street

Drusie & Darr at the Hermitage Hotel
Downtown | .5 Mile | 231 6th Ave North

City House
Germantown | 1.6 Miles | 1222 4th Ave North

D'Andrews Bakery and Café
Downtown | .5 Mile | 555 Church Street

Germantown | 1.5 Miles | 620 Taylor Street

Downtown - SoBro | 1.2 Miles | 37 Rutledge Street

Downtown | .7 Mile | 303 Demonbreun Street

Eddie V's
Downtown - Broadway | .3 Mile | 590 Broadway

The Twelve Thirty Club
Downtown - Broadway | .3 Mile | 550 Broadway

Skulls Raindbow Room
Downtown - Printers Alley | .7 Mile | 222 Printers Alley

Chauhan Ale & Masala House
Gulch | .4 Mile | 123 12th Ave North

Edleys BBQ
East Nashville | 2.7 Miles | 1004 Woodland Street

Boltons Hot Chicken
East Nashville | 2 miles | 624 Main Street

Hattie B's
Downtown - Broadway | .3 Mile | 5069 Broadway Suite A-103

Prince's Hot Chicken
Downtown - Broadway | .4 Mile | 5055 Broadway

Lockeland Table
East Nashville | 3.2 Miles | 1520 Woodland Street

Pharmacy Burger
East Nashville | .4 miles | 5055 Broadway

Five Daughters Bakery
East Nashville | multiple locations | The Gulch, 602 12th Ave South

Smiling Elephant
8th Avenue | 2.3 miles | 2213 8th Ave South

Eastern Peak
Gulch | .4 miles | Gossett, 133 12th Ave North

Frothy Monkey
Downtown | .6 miles | 235 Rep. John Lewis Way North

Urban Grub
12 South | 3.1 miles | 2506 12th Ave South

Germantown | 1.5 Miles | 1235 6th Ave North

Germantown | 2.2 miles | 81 Van Buren Street

The Southern
Downtown | .7 Mile | 150 3rd Ave S #110

Germantown Café
Germantown | 1.5 Miles | 1200 5th Ave North

Gulch | .7 Mile | 605 8th Ave South

Rolf and Daughters
Germantown | 1.5 Miles | 700 Taylor Street

Five Points Pizza
East Nashville | 2.8 Miles | 1012 Woodland Street

Slim and Huskies
Downtown - Broadway | .3 Mile | 5056 Broadway

South Nashville | 1.7 Miles | 425 Chestnut Street

Black Rabbit
Downtown | .7 Mile | 218 3rd Ave North

Acme Feed and Seed
Downtown - Broadway | .7 Mile | 101 Broadway


Fleet Street
Downtown - Printers Alley | .7 Mile | 207 Printers Alley

Rosemary & The Beauty Queen
East Nashville | 2.7 Miles | 1102 Forest Ave

Tailgate Brewery
East Nashville | 1.3 Miles | 811 Gallatin Ave

Tailgate Brewery
Germantown | 3.2 Miles | 915 3rd Ave North

Love and Exile
East Nashville | 2.1 Miles
715 Main Street A

Village Pub
East Nashville | 5.3 Miles | 1308 McGavock Pk.

Bourbon Street Blues and Boogie Bar
Downtown - Printers Alley | .7 Mile | 220 Printers Alley

Bearded Iris
Germantown | 2 Miles |101 Van Buren Street

Bearded Iris
West Nashville | 3.3 Miles
4101 Charlotte Ave Suite 40

Monday Night Brewing
Germantown | 1.4 Miles | 1308 Adams Street

Von Elrods
Germantown | 1.3 Miles | 1004 4th Ave North

Urban Cowboy
East Nashville | 3.3 Miles | 1603 Woodland Street

Pearl Diver
East Nashville | 3.5 Miles | 1008 Gallatin Ave

East Nashville | 3 miles | 1100 B Stratton Ave

No Quarter
East Nashville | 2.4 Miles  | 922 Main Street

Up Down
East Nashville | 2.5 Miles | 927 Woodland Street

Mothers Ruin
Germantown | 1.5 Miles | 1239 6th Ave North

Germantown | 1.6 miles | 1322 6th Ave North

Pins Mechanical
Gulch | 0.4 mile | 1102 Grundy Street

Gulch | .4 Mile | 138 12th Ave North