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 Oct 8 Shimai Presents: Celebrate Tennessee Craft! Artist Forum at Bellevue Library - Tennessee Craft Week Nashville, TN Artist's Forum featuring Brenda Stein, Sydney Reichman and Elizabeth Sanford. learn more Middle Tennessee Oct 8 - 31 Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead Nashville, TN Famous, classic tragicomedy learn more Middle Tennessee Oct 8 TN Welcome Center, I-65, Giles County, Ardmore, Craft Artist Demonstration - TN Craft Week Ardmore, TN Craft Artist Constance Beck will be demonstrating the art of Spinning from 10am to 4pm at the I-65 Welcome Center in Giles County. Meet the artist and explore the rich heritage of handmade Tennessee Crafts, a magical and entertaining experience! This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and Tennessee Craft. The Soundtrack of America. Made in Tennessee. learn more Middle Tennessee Oct 9 - 10 Annual Goats Music and More Festival Lewisburg, TN Annual Goats, Music and More Festival at Rock Creek Park in Lewisburg, Tennessee is fun for the entire family. Annual Gallop 5K, Goat Rodeo for kids and more. learn more Middle Tennessee Oct 9 - 11 Hendersonville Flea Market Hendersonville, TN Hendersonville Flea Market learn more
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