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June 09, 2023

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Things to Do with the Kids This Weekend

Kids Fishing Rodeos, Nashville Symphony Community Concerts, Frist Family Sundays, Lowe’s Build & Grow Workshops and lots more Things To Do!

Here’s our top things to do with kids — listed in no particular order — through Sunday, June 11.

Click on the links for more information about each event.


Annual Fishing Rodeo set for Saturday at J. Travis Price Park - Main Street Media of Tennessee

Saturday, June 10

Young angling enthusiasts can bait their hooks and cast their lines for free on Saturday, June 10 during the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency’s (TWRA) Kids’ Fishing Rodeos. On this day only, kids can fish without licenses or fees. It’s a great opportunity to give it a whirl.



Free Nashville Symphony Community Concerts - Nashville Parent

Wednesday, June 7 – Sunday, June 11

The Nashville Symphony Orchestra will perform free concerts in local parks and communities in Davidson, Macon, Sumner and Wilson counties.



Saturday, June 10

Cruise into various Lowe’s locations with your mini DIYer to build a special “Lawn Mower Photo Holder” for dad for Father’s Day.



Sunday, June 11

Twist and shout this Sunday with The WannaBeatles at Brentwood’s Crockett Park with the Summer Concert series.



Sunday, June 11

Enjoy family tours, multisensory gallery experiences and a visit to the Martin ArtQuest Gallery on the second Sunday of each month at the Frist Art Museum.



Saturday, June 10

Enjoy stage performances by local artists, craft beer, family activities, food vendors and community pickin’ at Cornelia Fort Airpark.



Saturday, June 10

Let your kids get their Nerf on at Mpact Sports in Franklin, open to members and non-members.



Shrek the Musical at Center for the Arts

Friday, June 9 – Sunday, June 11

This musical brings all the beloved characters you know from the film to life on stage and proves there’s more to the story than meets the ears at Murfreesboro’s Center for the Arts.



Saturday, June 10

Big Band Dances take place every Saturday, June through August, at Centennial Park’s Event Shelter (2500 West End Ave., Nashville). A live big band provides the music while you and your kids learn a different dance style.



LIGHT: Bruce Munro at Cheekwood

Tuesdays – Sundays in June

Grand-scale light installations are displayed throughout Cheekwood’s beautiful vistas, manicured gardens, sculpture trail and in the Historic Mansion & Museum and Frist Learning Center.