Middle Tennessee
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Middle Tennessee

Rolling hills and fertile valleys dot the land around Nashville, Tennessees capital, and the Upper Cumberland. Middle Tennessee includes the western edge of the Cumberland Plateau, the Nashville Basin and the dramatic Highland Rim landscape.

Rich in heritage, culture and scenic beauty, Middle Tennessee provides genuine Southern hospitality and delivers an unparalleled creative music experience.

Our music heritage is legendary with the Ryman Auditorium, the Grand Ole Opry and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum serving as monuments to musics movers and shakers. Historic RCA Studio B, the Schermerhorn Symphony Center and the Bluebird Cafe deepen the regions musical dimensions.

See antebellum homes, historic battlefields, trails and one of the nations oldest working state capitols. Try some of our great golf courses. Cheer for the Tennessee Titans and Nashville Predators. Take a hike to one of our gorgeous waterfalls.

Toast yourself for discovering the natural beauty of Middle Tennessee from a couple of Americas most famous distilleries, Jack Daniel and George Dickel. Theres a number of new labels on the shelf, too. Learn more about Collier and McKeel, Corsair and Nelsons Green Brier Distillery.


Spotlight Cities in Middle Tennessee

Music aficionados, history buffs and outdoors enthusiasts will discover something unique in the cities of Middle Tennessee.

Middle Tennessee Aug 23 Back to School Bash at Cannonsburgh Village Murfreesboro, TN Back to School Bash at Cannosburgh Village Sponsored by Murfreesboro City Schools 10-1p.m. August 23, 2104 learn more Middle Tennessee Aug 23 Jazz on the Lawn Clarksville, TN Free outdoor concert at Beachaven Vineyards and Winery featuring the artist Joel Brown! learn more Middle Tennessee Aug 23 Tom Brantley & Missionary Ridge at Sutton Ole Time Music Hour Granville, TN Sutton Ole Time Music Hour. Tennessee's Best Bluegrass and Ole Time Music Every Saturday Night 6pm warm up show 7pm Syndicated Radio Show learn more Middle Tennessee Aug 27 - Sep 6 76th Annual TN Walking Horse National Celebration Shelbyville, TN The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration in Shelbyville, Tennessee takes place each year during the 11 days and nights prior to Labor Day. learn more Middle Tennessee Aug 28 John Carter Cash Concert Clarksville, TN Come join us on Thursday, Aug. 28th for a concert by legendary John Carter Cash. Doors open at 7:30pm at the Austin Peay State University Music and Mass Communication building located on 8th and Marion Streets in Clarksville, Tennessee. learn more
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