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March 20, 2023

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Top Things To Do With Kids This Weekend

The Kids Arts Festival of Tennessee, 'Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs' at Nashville Symphony, Champions of Magic at TPAC and more things to do!

March is upon us! Here’s our top things to do with kids — listed in no particular order — through Sunday, March 19.

Click on the links for more information about each event.

1. Kids Arts Festival of Tennessee

Saturday, March 25
Come out to Pinkerton Park for the 8th annual festival celebrating art from Tennessee kids! The event will feature art on display, as well as stage performances, demonstrations and more.

2. Baby Goat Cuddling

Saturday, March 25
Head to Noble Springs Dairy Farm in Franklin to spend time kid goat cuddling and meeting other farm animals. You can pet and cuddle kid goats and enjoy spending time on the farm. 

Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs, Nashville Symphony, March 25 2023 |

3. Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs with Nashville Symphony

Saturday, March 25
Music lovers of all ages will enjoy inventive storytelling paired with catchy and clever music — all brought to life by your Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Starting at 10 a.m., enjoy family-friendly pre-concert activities, including crafts and an interactive “Instrument Petting Zoo.” 

4. Start Your Engines! at Lane Motor Museum

Saturday, March 25
Experience the sights, sounds and smells of the engine at The Lane Motor Museum. Volunteers will start a different engine approximately every half hour.

Champions of Magic: The Worldwide Wonders Tour | Zilkha Hall | Theater, Family Events | Houston Press | The Leading Independent News Source in Houston, Texas

5. Champions of Magic: The Worldwide Wonders Tour

Friday, March 24 – Saturday, March 25
Interactive magic, a daring escape from Houdini’s water cell, levitation high above the stage and a special finale at TPAC’s Polk Theater.

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6. DinoTrek at Nashville Zoo

Now through the end of July
Journey back in time and come face-to-face with 20 Jurassic beasts along a hidden path.

7. Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations

Tuesday, March 21 – Sunday, March 26
Come see the Broadway musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame at TPAC’s Jackson Hall.

8. Holi Celebration

Saturday, March 25
This educational event will introduce visitors to the vibrant sights, sounds and colors of Indian culture at Cheekwood!

9. Glow in the Park

Friday, March 17 – Saturday, March 18
Zipline, work the ropes and traverse through the treetops at The Adventure Park at Nashville.

Disney immersive experience to open in Las Vegas

10. Disney Animation Immersive Experience

Thursday, March 23 – May 15
The work of all the great Disney animators and performers come to life in a 360-degree immersive environment.




About the Author

Michael Aldrich

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