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Nashville Origami Club at Plaza Arts

Practice the art of paper-folding at Plaza Art on the 3rd Sunday of every month with the Nashville Origami Club. Beginners welcome. Materials are provided and all skill levels are welcome; no experience necessary! Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Dates: 
12/15/2019
1 - 4 pm
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Organization:

Plaza Art Nashville

Location:

633 Middleton St
Nashvillle, TN, 37203
United States

Phone:

(615) 254-3368

All Access Night

All Access Nights are a time for special-needs families to enjoy the Discovery Center’s exhibits. All Access Nights are free, but do require a reservation.
Dates: 
12/10/2019
5:30 – 8 p.m
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Location:

502 SE Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
United States

Phone:

(615) 890-2300

Glow Nashville

As the newest must-see holiday attraction in the Southeast, GLOW Nashville features one of the country’s tallest Christmas trees, millions of lights adorning larger-than-life sculptures, epic ice skating and tubing experiences, a life-size Santa’s Workshop and many more immersive activities designed to create memories for all ages. Everyone is welcomed to come and enjoy GLOW. Children 3 and over need their own ticket, and Children 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
12/10/2019
4 - 10pm
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Organization:

Glow Holiday

Location:

19 Jr Gilliam Way First Tennessee Park
Nashville, TN, 37219
United States

Breakfast WIth Santa at the Aquarium Restaurant

Dine with us for a magical under the sea meal. Guests will be joined by Santa Claus and our very own mascot, Sharkey, for a delicious breakfast buffet and photo opportunities. Keep a close eye out, you may see Santa swimming with our fish!
Dates: 
12/14/2019
12/15/2019
12/21/2019
Seating begins at 8:30 AM
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Organization:

OPRY MILLS®

Location:

433 Opry Mills Dr
Nashville, TN, 37214-2440
United States

Phone:

(615) 514-1100

Christmas Downtown

Bring the family downtown for holiday fun: Hot Chocolate, $5 Carriage rides, FREE Picture Print with Santa (courtesy of the Smyrna Fire Department), & FREE S’mores will be available during the event. We hope to see you there, December 7, 2019!
Dates: 
12/07/2019
5 - 7 pm
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Location:

Smyrna Downtown Train Depot
98 Front Street
Smyrna, TN, 37167
United States

Phone:

(615) 459-9773

Holiday Open House

Celebrate holidays around the world on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019! You’ll have a chance to participate in traditional crafts, take a picture with Santa, decorate the giant gingerbread house, and so much more. Free and open to the public.
Dates: 
12/07/2019
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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Location:

502 SE Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
United States

Phone:

(615) 890-2300

Zoolumination at the Nashville Zoo

Come see the Zoo in a whole new light and enjoy the country's largest Chinese lantern festival. Over 500 custom-made silk lanterns will be spread across 60 acres, creating elaborate displays with some of your favorite Zoo animals, holiday-themed scenes and even a 200-foot-long dragon. Chinese artists have reimagined your favorite zoo animals in a bright and colorful way. See lantern displays of rhinos, giraffes, elephants and dozens more in uniquely themed animal and flower scenes throughout the Zoo. Plus, select animal exhibits will be open late, including Sumatran tiger, Andean bear, Carribean flamingos and Unseen New World.
Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
12/09/2019
5 - 9 pm
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Organization:

Nashville Zoo

Location:

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN, 37211
United States

Phone:

6158331534

Stack Pack tickets for Vanderbilt Men's Basketball!

Pick any four home games starting at just $28 per pack!
Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
12/09/2019
Any time
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Location:

2601 Jess Neely
Nashville, TN, 37212
United States

Phone:

6153436034

Holiday Spectacular and Sing-Along With the Nashville Symphony

Get in the spirit of the season with a concert of holiday favorites. Frosty, Rudolph, and Santa’s elves are preparing a festive morning for kids of all ages where everyone can join in the fun and sing along!
Dates: 
12/07/2019
11:00 AM
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Organization:

Nashville Symphony

Location:

Schermerhorn Symphony Center One Symphony Place
Nashville, TN, 37201-2031
United States

Phone:

615.687.6565

Kindergarten Observation at Battle Ground Academy

For a first-hand look at BGA's Kindergarten program, we hope you will join us for our Kindergarten Observation opportunity! The educational experience at Battle Ground Academy begins with our youngest learners. The Lower School is a joyful place, inspiring a community of learners to begin a lifelong journey of scholarship and service. Come visit us, and you’ll feel the difference. Your child’s success starts here!
Dates: 
01/14/2020
8 - 8:30 am
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Location:

150 Franklin Road
Franklin, TN, 37064
United States

Phone:

(615) 794-3501

Elves in Training

Santa needs your help! Help Santa prepare for Christmas by making handmade ornaments to hang on your tree and a special treat for his reindeer. A variety of ornaments will be created, depending on skill level, making this an event to enjoy with the whole family. There will be delicious treats and hot cocoa served while listening to a Christmas story.
Dates: 
12/14/2019
9 - 11 am
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Location:

Delmas Long Community Center
200 Memorial Drive
Goodlettsville, TN, 37072
United States

Phone:

615-851-2200

Parade of Lights

The parade will start at Veteran's Memorial Park and end at La Vergne City Hall. Santa has already told us he plans to take part in the parade and visit with kids after and take free photos. The LHS Choraliers will perform a few songs before the tree lighting at City Hall.
Dates: 
12/07/2019
6 pm
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Location:

Lavergne Veteran's Memorial Park - La Vergne, TN
115 Floyd Mayfield Dr
La Vergne, TN, 37086
United States

Phone:

(615) 793-6295

Goodlettsville Christmas Parade

he Annual Goodlettsville Christmas Parade will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 4:00pm. This year's theme is Home for the Holidays Parade Route The parade begins at the Delmas Long Community Center (200 Memorial Drive) and continues up Memorial Drive, taking a right onto Main Street and ending at the Goodlettsville Plaza (Rivergate Parkway).
Dates: 
12/07/2019
4 pm
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Location:

Delmas Long Community Center
200 Memorial Drive
Goodlettsville, TN, 37072
United States

Phone:

615-851-2200

Family Bingo Night With SANTA

Join us for a FREE fun filled night of Bingo with the family at Delmas Long Community Center. Play not only for fun, but also for the chance to win prizes. Upon arrival each participant will receive one bingo card to use for the night. We will be serving light refreshments as families filter in. Starting at 6:15 pm we will begin the first round. The event will be held in the gymnasium. Santa will be calling Bingo during this holiday themed event, so come prepared to meet Santa and win some of his special Christmas prizes!
Dates: 
12/12/2019
6 - 8 pm
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Location:

Delmas Long Community Center
200 Memorial Drive
Goodlettsville, TN, 37072
United States

Phone:

615-851-2200

Caring Santa at Opry Mills

Please join us for a private photo experience for children with special needs and their families on December 8, 2019. Children will have the opportunity to visit with Santa and have their photo taken with him. We will make the necessary adjustments to the environment to support the sensory, physical and other developmental needs of children of all abilities for this special event.
Dates: 
12/08/2019
8:00 AM – 10:30 AM
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Organization:

OPRY MILLS®

Location:

433 Opry Mills Dr
Nashville, TN, 37214-2440
United States

Phone:

(615) 514-1100

Holiday Movie Marathon

Get your family and friends in the holiday spirit by joining us on December 7, 14 and 21 for holiday movies on the big screen at Delmas Long Community Center. Movies will be family friendly, and appropriate for all ages. Best of all, this event is FREE! What do I need to bring? Chairs will not be provided. Blankets and low lawn chairs are suggested. Will there be snacks? Popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. Is pre-registration required? No, but it is recommended.
Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/14/2019
12/21/2019
12 - 3 pm
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Location:

Delmas Long Community Center
200 Memorial Drive
Goodlettsville, TN, 37072
United States

Phone:

615-851-2200

Regal Holiday Classics

Enjoy Holiday Classics each Saturday at 1 PM from Nov 30-Dec 22, 2019, at select Regal locations for just $5! Or get a series pass for just $15 at the box office!
Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/14/2019
12/21/2019
1 PM
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Organization:

OPRY MILLS®

Location:

433 Opry Mills Dr
Nashville, TN, 37214-2440
United States

Phone:

(615) 514-1100

St Cecilia Academy Admissions Fireside Chat

This is an informal event for prospective parents to learn more about St. Cecilia Academy. Enjoy lunch in the library with our Principal, Sister Anna Laura, members of the school's leadership team, and students. Learning about SCA's academic and extracurricular programs, the all-girl experience, and much more. Please visit the website to register.
Dates: 
12/15/2019
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Organization:

St Cecilia Academy

Location:

4210 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 298-4525