June 3rd and 4th at the Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheatre at Fontanel starting at 5pm Friday night and 11am Saturday morning. The music City Jazz Festival has partnered with the City of Nashville to throw this phenomenal inaugural event. With support from Governor Haslam, Mayor Megan Berry, and Senator Harper, the whole city and state will be involved. Don’t miss your change for a weekend of fun and amazing live music. Find out more and get tickets here.
CMT Music Awards 2016
CMT hosts and films the CMT Music Awards LIVE at Bridgestone Arena on June 8th at 7pm. Hosted by Erin Andrews and J.J Watt, who will be kicking off summer with a night filled with famous country stars, performances and appearances from famous actors and actresses. Scheduled to perform are Florida Georgia Line, Chris Stapleton, Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Thomas Rhett, Brett Eldridge, Fifth Harmony, The Oak Ridge Boys, Cam and Maren Morris. Some guest appearances to present during the show are Vince Vaughn, Danika Patrick, Cole Swindell, Dan + Shay and Kellie Pickler. Tickets are on sale on Ticketmaster and you can find more information here.
One of the largest and most well-known festivals in Nashville, the CMA Fest will be held June 9th-12th this year. This event happens to already be sold out (it is THAT popular) BUT there are still many free events throughout the weekend. There will be seven free stages throughout downtown Nashville as well as vendors who will be giving out free food samples and product samples. There will be free games, give-a-ways and chance for you to come and go as you please for FREE. Find out times and more information here.
Located in the Westhaven Community in Franklin, the Westhaven Porchfest will be held on June 18th from 4-10pm. This is a free event where the whole family is welcome! Walking down the streets of the Westhaven community, there will be local artists performing on the porches of the homes. There will be food and product vendors available. Come out and indulge in some live music and support local artists and the Westhaven community. See this link for details.
The Great Tennessee Air Show
On June 4th & 5th in Smyrna, TN you will NOT want to miss the Great Tennessee Air Show. Fun for the whole family, you can see many aircrafts take flight. The famous Blue Angles & Breitling Jet Team will be in attendance to perform in the air for all as well as U.S. Air Force F-22 Demo Team, U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight, U.S. Special Operations Command Parachute Team, U.S. Air Force Honor Guard and more! It will be held at the Smyrna/Rutherford County Air Port near Sam Ridley Parkway. Click Here for more.