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Dates: 
08/25/2018
08/26/2018

Location:

1020 Jackson Hill Road
Burns, TN, 37029
United States

Phone:

6154286769
Time: 
2 pm - 12 pm

Introduction to Camping at Montgomery Bell State Park

Never been camping before? Been camping, but would like some extra practice? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then this trip is for you! This summer you can join Tennessee State Parks, Mountain High Outfitters and The North Face for an introductory camping course designed to increase your confidence in overnight front country camping. With the expertise of State Park Rangers and others, you will be guided in the proper way to choose a campsite, pitch your tent, build your campfire, and relax on an adventure.
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Dates: 
08/19/2018
08/26/2018
09/02/2018

Organization:

The Ascent

Location:

831 Park Ave
Murfreesboro, TN, 37129
United States

Phone:

615-796-6545
Time: 
noon-6 pm

Family Climb at The Ascent

Start your family’s week off right with an afternoon at The Ascent as we host Family Climbs on Sundays from Noon to 6pm! $39 covers day passes, gear and safety training for everyone in your immediate household. That’s half price for a family of four! Family Climbs start at Noon on Sunday and last until we close at 6 pm. At least one parent must be present to qualify for the family rate.
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Dates: 
08/18/2018

Organization:

Lucky Ladd Farms

Location:

4374 Rocky Glade Rd
Eagleville, TN, 37060
United States

Phone:

(615) 274-3786
Time: 
10am-6pm

Sweet Corn Spectacular Celebration

Late summer brings super sweet fun for all!
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Dates: 
08/19/2018

Location:

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

Phone:

615-443-2769
Time: 
late afternoon, call or email for exact time

Guided Caves Tour at Cedars of Lebanon State Park

Join Ranger Zach Tinkle for an underground exploration of Cedars of Lebanon State Park. We will be going on a tour of three of the most prominent caves inside Cedars of Lebanon State Park and Forest. We will learn about the geology, hydrology, and biology of the cave formations in this area. Participants should bring two flashlights, clothes they don’t mind getting muddy, and sturdy footwear. They should be at least 5 years old (with a guardian) and physically able to hike for two hours, bend, and crawl. This program will last 2-3 hours. Space is limited to 20 people.There is a $15 per person fee for this program. **Please be aware one of the caves will require a short 4 mile drive to get there.**
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/23/2018
08/30/2018

Location:

1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN, 37205
United States

Phone:

(615) 356-8000
Time: 
5 - 10 pm

Thursday Night Out Featuring Dog Nights of Summer at Cheekwood!

We’re going to the dogs! During our Thursday Night Out in August, dogs are welcome to join for a night out in the gardens. All pups must be on a leash. Soak up the summer with our annual Thursday Night Out featuring Cracking Art. Pack up the family and join us for an evening under the stars featuring live music, food trucks, bars, and our featured outdoor art exhibition Cracking Art. Thursday Night Out is free for Cheekwood members, and half-price for all not-yet members.
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Dates: 
09/01/2018
09/02/2018
09/08/2018

Location:

220 Willow St
Nashville, TN, 37210
United States

Phone:

615-241-0436
Time: 
Hourly from 9 am - 4 pm

Day Out With Thomas at the Tennessee Central Railway Museum

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 25 minute ride* with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and to meet Sir Topham Hatt™, the Controller of the Railway. It's a ton of fun for the whole family!
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Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/31/2018

Organization:

Nashville Sounds

Location:

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

Phone:

615-690-HITS (4487)
Time: 
varies

Friday Fireworks at the Nashville Sounds

Every Friday home game in 2018 features two kinds of fireworks. First is the action on the field from the Nashville Sounds, and second is the postgame FOX17 Friday Fireworks show presented by Koorsen Fire & Security. Be there when the Sounds light up the field and the sky!
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Dates: 
08/16/2018

Location:

516 Opry Mills Dr
Nashville, TN, 37214
United States

Phone:

(615) 514-3474
Time: 
4:30 - 7:30 pm

Sharkey’s Back To School Bash at the Aquarium Restaurant!

Sharkey is ready to celebrate the start of a new school year with an adventure! Activities and discounts include: $3.99 Kid’s meal (with adult entrée purchase), Arts & crafts, Fun games & activities, Raffle & prizes, Sharkey mascot, Touch tank and MORE! Reserve Now! 615-514-3474
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