Since Nashville is synonymous with country music and songwriting, you will want to attend an event during your vacation that showcases songwriting talent. You will love the Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival that takes place March 20 – April 2 at a variety of venues throughout Nashville. At the festival, you will get to see notable songwriters like Delbert McClinton and Phil Vassar perform their own songs at legendary singer/songwriter venues like the Bluebird Café and the Hard Rock Café. This event is an opportunity you won’t want to miss, so plan ahead to see your favorite songwriters in person!
While you are in Nashville, you will want to visit some of the popular attractions that Nashville is famous for, and you are sure to enjoy your experience at the Grand Ole Opry. This traditional show has been delighting radio audiences for 75 years, and seeing it live will be an unforgettable experience that is guaranteed to please. Each week, legendary country artists and up-and-coming stars grace the stages of the historic Ryman Auditorium or the Grand Ole Opryhouse with fabulous performances that will have you tapping your toes throughout the entire show. If you’re lucky, legends like Dolly Parton, Garth Brooks, or George Jones just might show up for an impromptu surprise performance!
If you want to experience unrivaled views of Nashville’s treasures during your vacation, you will absolutely adore the Nashville Unpublished Walking Tour. This amazing tour will take you along lower Broadway to famous places like the Ryman auditorium while you learn all about Nashville legends and lore and hear unpublished stories about legendary musicians like Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline, Elvis and Hank Williams. An exciting highlight of the tour is hearing fantastic stories about Civil War outlaws and historic American legends like Daniel Boone, Davy Crocket, and President Andrew Jackson.