Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Nashville

Adventure Science Center

Igniting curiosity and inspiring the lifelong discovery of science. The Science Center also houses the Sudekum Planetarium, offering world-class programs on astronomy and other sciences on a 63-foot dome.
800 Fort Negley Blvd.
Nashville , TN , 37203-4899
Phone: 615-862-5160
36° 8' 47.4108" N, 86° 46' 31.6596" W

Cheekwood Estate and Gardens - TN

Cheekwood is a 55-acre American Country Place Era estate in Nashville, Tennessee. Built in 1929 by the Cheek family who amassed their fortune through the Maxwell House Coffee business, the estate was gifted and opened as a public institution in 1960. Today, it features 12 distinct gardens, a woodland sculpture trail, an 8,000-piece permanent art collection, and Georgian-style Mansion with historically furnished rooms and galleries. Over 225,000 visitors come to Cheekwood annually for year-round seasonal festivals, world-class art exhibitions, breathtaking gardens, and educational and public programs for all ages. A member of the American Public Gardens Association, Cheekwood is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Its mission is to preserve Cheekwood as an historical landmark where beauty and excellence in art and horticulture stimulate the mind and nurture the spirit. Cheekwood is located at 1200 Forrest Park Drive, 8 miles west of downtown Nashville. Daily hours of operation: Tuesday through Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. For further information, call 615.356.8000 or visit cheekwood.org.
1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville , TN , 37205
Phone: (615) 356-8000
36° 5' 14.8164" N, 86° 52' 28.5672" W

Location:

3000 Granny White Pike
Nashville, TN, 37212
United States

12 South Farmers Market

Dates: 
10/22/2019
10/29/2019
Time: 
4 - 7 pm

Organization:

Location:

1900 Davidson St.
Nashville, TN, 37206
United States

Phone:

(615) 352 - 6299

Autumn Hike at Shelby Bottoms

Dates: 
11/16/2019
Time: 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

5911 Old Hickory Blvd
Ashland City, TN, 37015
United States

Phone:

(615) 862-8580

Beaman Park Nature Center Open House

Dates: 
10/25/2019
Time: 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Organization:

Nashville Zoo

Location:

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN, 37211
United States

Phone:

6158331534

Boo at the Zoo

Dates: 
10/19/2019
10/20/2019
10/24/2019
Time: 
5 - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

440 Hogan Road
Nashville, TN, 37204
United States

Phone:

(615) 837-5197

Christmas Open House at the TN Agricultural Museum

Dates: 
12/05/2019
Time: 
10 am - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

(615) 274-3786

Corn Maze Adventure at Lucky Ladd

Dates: 
10/19/2019
10/20/2019
10/23/2019
Time: 
Wed-Sat: 10 am to 5 pm Sun: 12 pm to 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

1399 Sam Davis Road
Smyrna, TN, 37167
United States

Phone:

(615) 459-2341

Family Nights at the Museum: Owl Prowl

Dates: 
11/02/2019
Time: 
6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Organization:

Fort Negley

Location:

1100 Fort Negley Blvd.
Nashville, TN, 37203
United States

Phone:

615-862-8470

Fort Negley Fossil Finders

Dates: 
11/09/2019
12/14/2019
01/11/2020
Time: 
10 AM - 12 PM

Organization:

City of Franklin, TN

Location:

109 3rd Avenue South
Franklin, TN, 37064
United States

Phone:

615.791.3217

Franklin Christmas Tree Lighting In the Square

Dates: 
12/06/2019
Time: 
4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m

Location:

4580 Rachel's Lane
Nashville, TN, 37076
United States

Hermitage Dog Days

Dates: 
10/26/2019
11/30/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

1900 Davidson St.
Nashville, TN, 37206
United States

Phone:

(615) 352 - 6299

Howl-O-Ween: A Spooky Wildlife Fall Festival at Shelby Bottoms

Dates: 
10/19/2019
Time: 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

1900 Davidson St.
Nashville, TN, 37206
United States

Phone:

(615) 352 - 6299

Moonlight Mosey at Shelby Bottoms

Dates: 
11/13/2019
Time: 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

1900 Davidson St.
Nashville, TN, 37206
United States

Phone:

(615) 352 - 6299

Nature Detectives: Craft Edition

Dates: 
11/08/2019
Time: 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

5911 Old Hickory Blvd
Ashland City, TN, 37015
United States

Phone:

(615) 862-8580

Night Hike at Beaman Park

Dates: 
10/30/2019
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Organization:

City of Franklin, TN

Location:

109 3rd Avenue South
Franklin, TN, 37064
United States

Phone:

615.791.3217

Pumpkinfest

Dates: 
10/26/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

1900 Davidson St.
Nashville, TN, 37206
United States

Phone:

(615) 352 - 6299

Shelby Bottoms Ghostbusters

Dates: 
10/25/2019
Time: 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Organization:

Town of Smyrna, TN

Location:

315 South Lowry St
Smyrna, TN, 37167
United States

Phone:

(615) 459-9773

Smyrna Christmas Downtown

Dates: 
12/07/2019
Time: 
5 - 7 pm

Organization:

Nashville Zoo

Location:

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN, 37211
United States

Phone:

6158331534

Location:

Burdoc Farms Weddings & Events
1655 Pleasant Grove Rd.
Crofton, KY, 42217
United States

Phone:

858.257.2310

The Lights Fest - Nashville

Dates: 
11/02/2019
Time: 
See website

Organization:

Nashville Zoo

Location:

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN, 37211
United States

Phone:

6158331534

Zoolumination at the Nashville Zoo

Dates: 
11/15/2019
11/16/2019
11/17/2019
Time: 
5 - 9 pm