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May 26, 2024

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2023 Nashville Fair Sept. 8 – 17

The regional fair with urban flair returns for 10 days at The Fairgrounds Nashville.

The Nashville Fair returns for its second year at beginning Friday, September 8 through Sunday, September 17 at The Fairgrounds Nashville. The 10-day fair includes high level entertainment, family-friendly activities, agriculture and more.

“We look forward to building on the strong foundation laid last year with the inaugural Nashville Fair,” said Commissioner Sheri Weiner, Chair of the Metropolitan Board of Fair Commissioners. “We will continue to offer a family-friendly, affordable experience for fairgoers with a focus on events and experiences that represent our diverse community.”

The fair offers traditional fair experiences and culturally diverse events and entertainment.

Nashville Fair highlights: 

  • Southern Powerlifting Federation hosts Powerpalooza September 9
  • Sensory Day September 9
  • CreatiVets songwriting round and performance September 11
  • BuckShee BrewFest (limited to first 400 guests) September 13
  • Lucha libre wrestling September 17
  • Fair food favorites including unique offerings such as hot chicken on a stick and deep fried Goo Goo Clustersâ
  • Live music nightly on various stages
  • Agriculture, creative arts, livestock shows, and public competitions
  • Midway rides, racing pigs, a cow milking contest and more

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Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.