A COUNTRY CHRISTMAS OPENING WEEKEND — TOP PICK IN DAVIDSON
Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville
Friday, Nov. 8 - Sunday, Nov. 10

One of Nashville’s biggest holiday celebrations boasts a bunch of family fun from live entertainment to cool exhibits and activities like snow tubing and ice skating. It’s all part of Gaylord Opryland Resort’s “A Country Christmas.” This year’s ICE! exhibit (always a family fave) features A Christmas Story, and there’s a new live show at the Opry House this year, too: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer The Musical. You can also schedule a special breakfast at the resort and meet Rudolph and Herme. Kids are sure to love creating gingerbread houses and playing the Reindeer Games scavenger hunt. Trace Adkins serves up this year’s dinner show, and let’s not forget the glow of those 3 million lights!

21ST ANNUAL FALL HARVEST HAYRIDE
General Bragg Trailhead, Murfreesboro
Friday, Nov. 8

Hayrides, live music, campfires, marshmallow roasting and s'mores.

ARISTOCATS KIDS — TOP PICK IN WILLIAMSON
Academy Park Performing Arts Center, Franklin
Friday, Nov. 8 - Saturday, Nov. 9

Williamson County Parks and Rec's Musical Theatre Experience Program presents the stage adaptation of the Disney animated film featuring a jazzy, upbeat score that's full of feline fun.

SIXTH ANNUAL TENNESSEE HISTORY TRAIL
Bledsoe Creek State Park, Gallatin
Friday, Nov. 8 - Saturday, Nov. 9

Heritage interpreters discuss the past, including fur traders and colonial settlers. Partake in tomahawk throwing and observe black powder musket demonstrations.

GRAND OLE GAMEROOM EXPO
Millennium Maxwell House Hotel, Nashville
Friday, Nov. 8 - Sunday, Nov. 10

More than 200 arcade and pinball games all set to free play, including retro games, plus vendors.

THE FANTASTICKS
Center for the Arts, Murfreesboro
Friday, Nov. 8 - Sunday, Nov. 10

A timeless fable of love that’s both nostalgic and universal.

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL
TPAC's Jackson Hall, Nashville
Friday, Nov. 8 - Sunday, Nov. 10

One of the most beloved cartoon characters comes to life onstage in an adventurous musical featuring original songs written by artists including Lady Antebellum, Panic! at the Disco, David Bowie, Steven Tyler, Cyndi Lauper and others.

23RD ANNUAL ELVES FAIRE
Linden Waldorf School, Nashville
Saturday, Nov. 9

A day of enchantment for the entire family with artisan vendors, music, puppetry, stilt-walkers, archery, climbing games, crafts and candle-making, face painting, henna, storytelling and more.

FROZEN SATURDAY — TOP PICK IN RUTHERFORD
Discovery Center, Murfreesboro
Saturday, Nov. 9

Ice and fire activities, create a snowball launcher and perform Disney karaoke.

SANTA'S ARRIVAL PARTY
Stones River Town Centre, Murfreesboro
Saturday, Nov. 9

Santa brings a magic show, craft activities, giveaways, face painting, cocoa and cookies.

SANTA & FRIENDS SNOWY ARRIVAL — TOP PICK IN SUMNER
RiverGate Mall, Goodlettsville
Saturday, Nov. 9

Santa, Frozen Sisters, Toy Story characters, face painting, a magic show, inflatables and more.

TENNESSEE TITANS FOOTBALL
Nissan Stadium, Nashville
Sunday, Nov. 10

Cheer for the Titans when they challenge the Kansas City Chiefs.

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