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  • 1. Belcourt Theatre

    Hillsboro Village | Film

    The Belcourt Theatre is Nashville's only independent movie theater, first established in 1925 as the Hillsboro Theater. Reopened after extensive...Read More

  • 2. The 5 Spot

    East Nashville | Music

    Five Points favorite the 5 Spot is a great place to grab a quick drink and an even better spot to catch a show or cut a rug. The venue/bar hosts...Read More

  • 3. The Bluebird Café

    Hillsboro Village | Music

    You can't get the full Nashville experience without a visit to the Bluebird Café, one of the city's most famous music venues. Catch a show on...Read More

  • 4. CMA Music Festival

    Music Festivals

    In the second week of June, the CMA Music Festival hosts big-name country music stars at Nissan Stadium, Riverfront Park, and Bridgestone Arena...Read More

  • 5. Darkhorse Theater

    Sylvan Park | Theater

    Darkhorse Theater is Nashville’s answer to independent, alternative theater. Housed in a former church, it's comprised of resident companies...Read More

  • 6. Full Moon Cineplex

    Hermitage | Film

    Horror, beer, and popcorn all under one roof—what more could you want? Full Moon Cineplex offers dinner and a movie every Friday and Saturday...Read More

  • 7. Gallery of Iconic Guitars

    Hillsboro Village | Music

    Guitars are a dime a dozen in Nashville, but the axes on display at the Gallery of Iconic Guitars on Belmont University's campus are truly one...Read More

  • 8. Nashville Ballet

    Dance

    Like their neighbors the Nashville Opera, the Nashville Ballet holds performances downtown and at their Sylvan Park location. They frequently...Read More

  • 9. Nashville Children's Theatre

    Downtown | Theater

    Performing classic shows for children since the 1930s, this theater company touts the title of the oldest continually running children’s theater...Read More

  • 10. Nashville Jazz Workshop

    Germantown | Music

    If jazz is your thing, be sure to check the calendar of the Nashville Jazz Workshop, which offers classes, performances, and various special...Read More

  • 11. Nashville Opera

    Sylvan Heights | Opera

    Nashville’s Opera company aims to celebrate a lesser-represented genre in Music City, and to make it accessible and interesting to all audience...Read More

  • 12. Nashville Symphony

    Downtown | Music

    Nashville’s Symphony orchestra performs around 140 concerts a year, typically at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center, and often collaborates with...Read More

  • 13. Oz Arts

    West Nashville | Dance

    This converted cigar warehouse is now the prime destination for contemporary arts in Nashville. The grounds are dotted with outrageous sculptures...Read More

  • 14. Pull-Tight Players Theater

    Theater

    The Pull-Tight Players formed in 1968 and set up shop in their current location in 1985. They produce six main-stage shows each year in their...Read More

  • 15. Tennessee Performing Arts Center

    Downtown | Dance

    This multicultural center with elegant concert halls is the home of the Nashville Ballet, Nashville Opera, Tennessee Repertory Theatre, and...Read More

  • 16. Tennessee Repertory Theatre

    Downtown | Dance

    Presenting original and well-known works, the Tennessee Repertory Theatre performs in Nashville'sTennessee Performance Arts Center. ...Read More

  • 17. The Back Corner

    Germantown | Music

    Tucked behind popular Germantown restaurant 5th and Taylor is the Back Corner, a venue, bar, and nightclub operated by the same hospitality...Read More

  • 18. The Basement East

    East Nashville | Music

    Affectionately known as "the Beast," the Basement East is an East Nashville offshoot of the long-popular Basement venue located across the river...Read More

  • 19. The Cobra

    East Nashville | Music

    While the Cobra is open on non-show nights, too, the East Nashville bar/venue is especially known for its live music. If your tastes venture...Read More

  • 20. The Franklin Theater

    Film

    The Franklin Theater’s iconic neon sign is the centerpiece of downtown Franklin. Opened in 1937 and refurbished in 2011, the theater now offers...Read More

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