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

Organization:

Location:

328 Cedar Forest Rd.
Lebanon, TN, 37090
United States

Phone:

615-443-2769

13th Annual WPA Day at Cedars of Lebanon State Park

Dates: 
10/02/2021
Time: 
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

3845 Perkins Road
Thompson's Station, TN, 37179
United States

Phone:

(615) 235-5588

2021 OVERNIGHT Summer Camps - Deer Run Camps and Retreats

Dates: 
07/25/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
Check-in on Sunday, 4:00-4:30 p.m. Camp Closing & Check-out on Friday, 4:30 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

3845 Perkins Road
Thompson's Station, TN, 37179
United States

Phone:

(615) 235-5588

2021 Summer Day Camp - Deer Run Camps and Retreats

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
8:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Drop campers off as early as 8:00 a.m. for morning games before the camp day begins.

Organization:

Location:

1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 356-8000

African American Cultural Family Celebration

Dates: 
08/14/2021
08/15/2021
Time: 
9 AM - 5 PM

Organization:

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

6152743786

Back-to-School "SPLASH BASH" at Lucky Ladd Farms

Dates: 
07/24/2021
Time: 
10:00AM - 4:00PM

Location:

Bells Bend Outdoor Center
4187 Old Hickory Blvd
Nashville, TN, 37218
United States

Phone:

(615) 856-4772

Camp Bells Bend Beaman

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:00 am - 4:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

6153568000

Classic Car Show

Dates: 
09/04/2021
Time: 
9 AM - 5 PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Danbury Library presents: The Reading (Virtual) Road Trip

Dates: 
07/26/2021
08/02/2021
08/09/2021
Time: 
10 a.m.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Danbury Library presents: What is it Wednesdays! Virtual Guessing Game for ages 5+

Dates: 
07/28/2021
08/04/2021
08/11/2021
Time: 
3 p.m.

Location:

Music City Center - Nashville, TN
201 Rep. John Lewis Way S
Nashville, TN, 37203
United States

Dino Stroll - Nashville

Dates: 
07/31/2021
08/01/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Dragonflies and Damselflies

Dates: 
07/24/2022
Time: 
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Fall 2021 Gardening Lecture Series

Dates: 
09/01/2021
09/12/2021
09/19/2021
Time: 
7:00PM EST (Sept 1), 2:00 pm EST (other dates)

Organization:

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

6152743786

Fall Homeschool Day at Lucky Ladd Farms

Dates: 
09/30/2021
Time: 
10:00AM - 4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club - Birds

Dates: 
08/07/2021
Time: 
9:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

FOFM Summer Camps- VIRTUAL

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:00AM – 3:00PM

Organization:

Franklin Road Academy

Location:

4700 Franklin Road
Nashville, TN, 37220
United States

Phone:

615.832.8845

FRA Summer Camps

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
8:30AM

Organization:

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
08/04/2021
08/25/2021
09/25/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Free Online Climate Workshops For Elementary and Middle School Students

Dates: 
08/04/2021
08/07/2021
08/11/2021
Time: 
4PM - 5PM EST on Wednesdays 11AM - 12PM EST on Saturdays

Location:

801 Percy Warner Boulevard
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 610-9500

Friday Funday at The Adventure Park at Nashville

Dates: 
07/30/2021
08/06/2021
08/13/2021
Time: 
6 PM - 10 PM

Organization:

Location:

545 Beech Creek Rd
Brentwood, TN, 37027
United States

Phone:

615-370-4672

Full Moon Hikes at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary

Dates: 
08/22/2021
09/20/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Fun Garden Projects to do with your Kids

Dates: 
10/10/2021
Time: 
2:00 pm EST

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 1 and 2 - Disguises and Surprises (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 1 and 2 - Zoo Explorers (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 3 and 4 - Marine Mysteries (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 3 and 4 - Wildlife Agents (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 5 and 6 - Ocean Commotion (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
11:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 5 and 6 - The Climate Challenge (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
11:00 AM

Organization:

Location:

636 Farrell Parkway
Nashville, TN, 37220
United States

Phone:

615-832-8197 ext. 15

Historic Travellers Rest - Military Through The Ages Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

History of the George Landis Arboretum

Dates: 
08/20/2021
Time: 
7:00PM - 8:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Humber Arboretum Virtual Nature Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:30 am - 11:30 am

Organization:

Nashville Zoo

Location:

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN, 37211
United States

Phone:

615-833-1534

Kroger Safari Fridays

Dates: 
07/30/2021
08/06/2021
08/13/2021
Time: 
9:00AM

Organization:

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

6152743786

Lucky Ladd Farms Summer Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
8:30AM - 4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Minnesota Zoo’s Virtual Summer Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
times vary

Location:

The Gentle Barn - Tennessee
9295 Christiana Fosterville Road
Christiana, TN, 37037
United States

Phone:

615-203-5777

Modified #OpenSunday in Tennessee at The Gentle Barn

Dates: 
07/25/2021
Time: 
10am - 2pm

Location:

Charlie Daniels Park
1075 Charlie Daniels Pkwy
Mount Juliet, TN 37122, TN, 37122
United States

Phone:

(615).754.2552

Movie's in the Park - City of Mount Juliet

Dates: 
08/06/2021
09/03/2021
10/01/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

105 S. Main St
Goodlettsville, TN, 37072
United States

Phone:

(615)851-2241

Organization:

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

6152743786

Nashville Pumpkin Festival

Dates: 
09/18/2021
09/19/2021
09/23/2021
Time: 
SEASONAL HOURS: Sept. 18 to Oct. 3: Thurs.-Sat., Hours 10 am to 4 pm | Sun., Hours Noon to 5 pm Oct. 7 to Oct.30: Thurs.-Sat., Hours 10 am to 6 pm | Sun., Hours Noon to 5 pm

Location:

Hamilton Creek Marina
2901 Bell Rd
Nashville, TN, 37217
United States

Phone:

(615) 856-4772

Nashville Sail Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

328 Cedar Forest Rd.
Lebanon, TN, 37090
United States

Phone:

615-443-2769

Location:

Veterans Memorial Park - La Verge TN
115 Floyd Mayfield Dr
La Vergne, TN, 37086
United States

Phone:

(615) 793-6295

Old Timers Festival 2021 - City of La Vergne

Dates: 
09/18/2021
Time: 
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Online: Austin Reptile Shows

Dates: 
07/29/2021
Time: 
2pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Preschool/Kindergarten - I Spy Surprise (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Preschool/Kindergarten - Where the Wild Things Live (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
9:00 AM

Organization:

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

6152743786

Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze at Lucky Ladd Farms!

Dates: 
09/18/2021
09/19/2021
09/23/2021
Time: 
Sept. 18 to Oct. 3: Thurs.-Sat., Hours 10 am to 4 pm | Sun., Hours Noon to 5 pm Oct. 7 to Oct.30: Thurs.-Sat., Hours 10 am to 6 pm | Sun., Hours Noon to 5 pm

Organization:

City of Franklin, TN

Location:

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

Phone:

615.791.3217

Pumpkinfest 2021 - City of Franklin

Dates: 
10/30/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Historic Rock Castle

Location:

139 Rock Castle Lane
Hendersonville , TN, 37075
United States

Phone:

615-824-0502

Rock Castle Summer Songwriter Night Series

Dates: 
08/14/2021
Time: 
5 - 9pm

Organization:

Location:

1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 356-8000

Sean Kenney’s Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks at Cheekwood Estate and Gardens

Dates: 
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9 AM - 5 PM

Organization:

Location:

910 Wedgewood Avenue
Nashville, TN, 37203
United States

Phone:

6155099423

Southern Stars Montessori Summer Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
08/02/2021
08/09/2021
Time: 
8:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Spring Into Gardening: Monarch Butterflies

Dates: 
07/28/2021
Time: 
6:30pm

Organization:

Location:

1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 356-8000

Storytime in the Bracken Foundation Children’s Garden

Dates: 
07/27/2021
08/03/2021
08/10/2021
Time: 
10 AM, 10:45 AM, & 11:30 AM *Storytime runs for about 15-20 minutes.

Organization:

Location:

7840 Whippoorwill Lane
Fairview, TN, 37062
United States

Phone:

615-799-9925

Summer 2021 at Whippoorwill Farm Day Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

2323-A Old Hickory Blvd.
Nashville, TN, 37215
United States

Phone:

(615) 373-9550

Summer at CPA

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
varies

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Summer Backyard Stargazing

Dates: 
07/29/2021
Time: 
7:00PM-8:15PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

SUMMER CAMP 2021 (Virtual) - Museum of Life and Science

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 356-8000

Summer Camp 2021 - Cheekwood Estate and Gardens

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

545 Beech Creek Rd
Brentwood, TN, 37027
United States

Phone:

615-370-4672

Summer Camp 2021 - Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

1318 Fairview Blvd.
Fairview, TN, 37062
United States

Phone:

(615) 799-0410

Summer Camp at Camp Marymount 2021

Dates: 
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
07/26/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

502 SE Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
United States

Phone:

(615) 890-2300

Summer Camp Campology at Discovery Center

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Nashville Zoo

Location:

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN, 37211
United States

Phone:

615-833-1534

Summer Camps 2021 - Nashville Zoo

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

2359 Lewisburg Pike
Franklin, TN, 37064
United States

Phone:

615-595-7547

Summer Riding Camp 2021 - Creekside Riding Academy & Stables

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
Half and Full Days available. See website or details.

Organization:

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

6152743786

Sweet Corn Fun Festival at Lucky Ladd Farms

Dates: 
08/21/2021
Time: 
10:00AM - 4:00PM

Organization:

Location:

9275 Tremont Rd.
Townsend, TN, 37882
United States

Phone:

865-448-6709

Teen High Adventure

Dates: 
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
07/26/2021
Time: 
2pm

Organization:

Location:

One Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN, 37402
United States

Phone:

800-262-0695

Tennessee Aquarium Summer Camp 2021

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

Edwin Warner Park
50 Vaughn Road
Nashville, TN, 37209
United States

Phone:

513-518-0528

The Great Amazing Race! - NASHVILLE, TN

Dates: 
08/21/2021
Time: 
12:15 pm Check In begins 1:00 pm Race Start (waves every 10 min)

Organization:

Location:

1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 356-8000

Thursday Night Out

Dates: 
07/29/2021
08/05/2021
08/12/2021
Time: 
5 PM - 9 PM

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Trail Camera Tips and Tricks Workshop

Dates: 
09/04/2021
Time: 
7PM-8:30PM

Organization:

Location:

2966 McCanless Rd
Nolensville, TN, 37135
United States

Phone:

615.592.6735

UPick Sunflower Bouquets at Menkveld Farm

Dates: 
07/25/2021
Time: 
1:00 PM 6:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

328 Cedar Forest Rd.
Lebanon, TN, 37090
United States

Phone:

615-443-2769

Volunteer Day- August at Cedars of Lebanon State Park

Dates: 
08/07/2021
Time: 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

328 Cedar Forest Rd.
Lebanon, TN, 37090
United States

Phone:

615-443-2769

Volunteer Day- October at Cedars of Lebanon State Park

Dates: 
10/09/2021
Time: 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organization:

Nashville Zoo

Location:

3777 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN, 37211
United States

Phone:

615-833-1534

Zzzoofari Slumber at Nashville Zoo

Dates: 
09/04/2021
Time: 
4 PM