September 2021 Events in Nashville – Middle TN

September Events in Nashville TN

Nashville has grown to be a top destination for music and entertainment, and its thriving nightlife scene is known for its eclectic mix of food, drinks, and live music. To kick off the month, Nashville is hosting a series of events showcasing local talent as well as artists from across the country. Mark your calendars for this month’s events and activities in Middle Tennessee!

 

Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour

September 1 – 5, 2021

The Belcourt Theatre’s Short Film Tour is beginning on Wednesday, September 1 and features seven short films from the 2021 Sundance Film Festival. The General Admission tickets are $11 and showtimes for Wed and Thurs, 8 p.m.; Fri and Sat, 9:10 p.m.: and Sun, 4:50 p.m.

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Music City Market on the Green

September 4, 2021

Head to JW Marriott Nashville this Saturday to shop the Music City Market on the Green. It features vintage clothing, home decor, jewelry, and more from different women artisans. In addition, you’ll also enjoy live music, food & drinks at the event. Event begins at 11am!

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Water Lantern Festival

September 4, 2021

This family-friendly event will take place at The Parthenon in Centennial Park. This family-friendly event is filled with happiness, hope, fun, and magic! Ticket prices are $25.99-$55.99 and will vary depending on date of purchase. Each adult ticket comes with admission, a floating lantern kit, LED candle, commemorative drawstring bag.

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Music City Market on the Green at JW Marriott Nashville

September 4, 2021
This event will raise funds for Friends of MACC (Metro Animal Care Control), Nashville’s only open admission shelter that serves nearly 7,000 homeless animals each year. Various vendors will also be in the venue.

More details here.

 

Country Dance Party

September 10, 2021
From 6pm to 10pm at the Marketplace in East Nashville, put on your dancing shoes for the Country Dance Party! Expect a line dancing lesson, food trucks, and country music with Urban Cowboy Entertainment! Tickets to the event are $5.

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Nashville Cocktail Festival

September 7 – 11, 2021

Explore a range of boutique spirits and small-batch mixers as you converse with bartenders and book authors at the 3rd Annual Nashville Cocktail Festival. There are 12 other events throughout September at BODE that include an opening party, a gin master class, and a pool party. There’s also an art-deco night at Centennial Park!

More details here.

 

Middle Tennessee Highland Games and Celtic Festival

September 11, 2021

The event features not only traditional Scottish and Celtic dancing, but also folk music and bagpipe performances. It is held at one of the most picturesque areas in the city with an abundance of nature-themed activities for children of all ages. The festivities continue with a beer garden, athletic competitions, vendor marketplace, demonstrations, arts & crafts fairs, live music and dance nights.

More details here.

 

Green Hills Park Festival

September 11, 2021
Bring your friends and family at the Green Hills Park Festival for an afternoon of camping, movies, food trucks, beer & wine vendors, fun activities for kids & adults of all ages. Admission is free!

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Wine on the River

September 11, 2021

This event features samples of wine, beer, and spirits from different countries around the world. There will also be live music and food available for purchase. For each ticket, you get some freebies too! General Admission ticket holders includes a free souvenir wine glass and drink samples while VIP ticket holders get early entry, VIP wine glass, drink samples and access to the VIP lounge.

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Secrets Sounds: Live Music + Wine Tasting – HAGER + Erin Grand

September 16, 2021

Bookable is hosting Secret Sounds – an intimate concert series and wine tasting. It features performances from some of the city’s top talents plus small, curated tastings in a beautiful venue. Tickets include admission, guaranteed seating, and delicious wine! The event is only for 21 and over only.

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Shakespeare in the Park

Until September 16, 2021

Shakespeare in the Park is a summer production os Shakrespeare’s best-known works that will take place at OneC1ty for the 2021 season. The performances will take place each week from Thursday to Sunday. Admission is free!

More details here.

 

PARK(ing) Day

September 17, 2021

PARK(ing) Day is a global, public, participatory art and design activism project which started in San Francisco in 2005. It is a day where people across the globe temporarily repurpose street parking spaces into tiny parks and places for art, play, and activism.

More details here.

 

East Nashville Beer Festival

September 18, 2021

East Nashville Beer Festival returns this year! Attendees can expect dozens of local and regional craft breweries, food trucks, and live music. The ticket cost is $65 and for designated drivers is $25.

More details here.

 

Hustle for the House

September 18, 2021

The race will start and finish at the Nashville Ronald McDonald House and follow a certified course through the Hillsboro West End Neighborhood. You can also get moving as part of our virtual run and participate wherever you are. All participants, both virtual and in-person, are invited to dress in their finest disco attire if the mood strikes!

More details here.

 

Baby Goats and Cheese Board

September 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th,  2021

Come enjoy the great outdoors, enjoy some goat time, and enjoy a delicious selection of cheeses and accompaniments made right here on the farm where the cheese is made.

Bring a blanket, a friend, and a beverage, so you can enjoy a beautiful afternoon on the farm! The event is from September to October 2021 every Friday and Saturday!

More details here.

 

Cheekwood Harvest

September 18 – October 31, 2021

Celebrate the autumn season at Cheekwood! You’ll find activities and experiences designed to appeal to kids, adults, and families alike, making this six-week celebration the perfect time for a peaceful solo stroll, a crisp fall family day, or an afternoon date.

More details here.

 

AMERICANAFEST: The Americana Music Festival and Conference

September 22 – 25, 2021

The annual AMERICANAFEST: The Americana Music Festival & Conference is one big event that joins legendary artists with upcoming stars, industry professionals, and fans. For four days, all of these people enjoy panels, seminars, showcases, parties, the Annual Americana Honors & Awards Show, and more.

More details here.