600 Red Ink Drive
Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Phone: (615) 206-3310
Fax: (615) 773-1453
Enjoy this popular local park that features an enclosed Planet Playground for children that resembles a castle and has numerous swings and slides. Other features of the park include two walking tracks, four tennis courts, volleyball and basketball courts, football fields, and four covered pavilions. An amphitheater is also located in the park.
This serene 42 mile long, 14,000 acre lake was created thanks to the J. Percy Priest Dam, completed in 1968. A convenient 15 minute drive from downtown Nashville makes this lake popular among outdoor enthusiasts. The vast array of recreational activities include boating, fishing, swimming, camping, hiking, biking, horse back riding and much, much more. With marinas located around the lake, boaters will find easy access to the water.
Cool down at Nashville's hottest water theme park. Ride the 700-foot Tennessee Twisters water slide. Enjoy three pools, miniature golf, boat and jet ski rentals, picnic areas, and sandy beaches. Season passes and group rates available. Extra fees for some activities like miniature golf, boat rentals and camping.
The Hermitage is a historic site that was built by Andrew Jackson, the first president. It is a huge antebellum plantation that has now been revived to serve as a museum dedicated to old Hickory. There are guided tours and films showcased at the center that narrate the life of the president. Visitors can explore the old hermitage cabins, where the political leader lived when he was penniless. All in all, this serves as a historic site that is worth exploring.
Glimpse back to antebellum America and the life of the seventh president, Andrew Jackson, by visiting the home he built in 1835. This classic Greek Revival mansion retains original architecture and furnishings. You will view a biographical film and museum exhibits then tour the mansion and grounds, which include original 1804 slave cabins, Jackson's tomb, Tulip Grove Mansion, Old Hermitage Church, and Tennessee Confederate Soldier Cemetery. Restaurant and gift shop are also on site. Also worth checking is the vast plantation site at The Hermitage. Visit website for further details.
This residence still speaks to the fortune and life of David McGavock, a prominent Nashvillian of the mid 19th century. Roman-style marble columns, high ceilings and frescoed walls provide an opulent setting for the fine art displayed inside. It may be rented for private engagements, parties and weddings year round.
One way to spend a fun and relaxing evening in Cincinnati would be to cruise across the Ohio river on the General Jackson Riverboat. The cruise is scheduled with variety of theater shows and dinner events for you and your family, which could be a highlight of your stay in this city. Besides, the riverboat can also be hired to host variety of family and cultural events.
When the world famous Ryman Auditorium closed its doors to country music performances, a section of the stage was removed and installed here, at the new home of the Grand Ole Opry. Country music artists, past and present, consider performing on this stage the highest of honors. The 45,000 square foot building seats 4,400 people. It is host to The Country Music Association Awards, various concerts, conventions and business conferences.
Relax among the serene beauty of three nationally acclaimed indoor gardens: The Conservatory, The Cascades, and The Delta. The Conservatory covers two acres and is devoted solely to tropical plants. The Cascades also covers two acres and features waterfalls cascading into a 12,500 square-foot indoor lake. The Delta covers 4.5 acres and features restaurants, shops and a fountain that sends out jets of water 85 feet into the air. A breathtaking river runs through it with passenger-carrying boats. Admission: Free.
Home to some of the best landmarks in Nashville, Music Valley Village is a must-visit destination! From live music shows, dining, shopping, camping and many more fun activities for the whole family! Visit Nashville Nightlife and enjoy their fabulous dinner theater, rub shoulders with the stars at Nashville Palace, check out waxed country stars at Music Valley Wax Museum, pick up country music souvenirs and merchandise at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, rekindle country legends and enjoy live performances at Grand Ole Opry and shop for records at Ernest Tubb, the most famous record store in Nashville. The area has many hotels and resorts as well, making the village a perfect holiday destination for the family!
Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland is a beautiful, magical, musical Christmas event not to be missed. Located in Nashville at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort, Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland is a fully orchestrated LED drive-through Christmas light show open to visitors from November 5th through January 2nd. Guests drive through the park and watch and experience Christmas lights which dance in time to a local radio station's Christmas music selection. For an example of this attraction, check out the video on the Shadrack's website. This could become a Christmas tradition or a wonderful Christmas memory for kids of all ages. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Hoppity Hop is an indoor inflatable play area in the greater Nashville area. Located in the same location that once housed Kids Party Jump, Hoppity Hop serves the Goodlettsville and Hendersonville communities with a fun-filled and safe environment for indoor play. With rental options, party plans and free-play hours, parents can find a number of ways to keep their little ones happy throughout the week. Unlike many locations, Hoppity Hop alternates which inflatables are in-use in their facility to keep children of all ages entertained time after time. -Lynn-nore Chittom