The 4th of July Nashville Guide

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Hey Nashville!

Who's excited to celebrate another 4th of July here in Music City this Thursday?! I know I am.

If this is your first time being in Nashville on the 4th, you are in for a REAL treat. From live music to Downtown rooftop parties, there is something here for everyone to enjoy. Not to mention, one of the BEST fireworks displays in the enitre country!!!

Whether you're spending the day with friends out on Center Hill Lake or Cabrewing down the Harpeth, be sure to make it back in time to celebrate at all your favorite places downtown and find a great rooftop to watch the Fireworks!

Get on The House app and start planning now because here's what's in store for you this July 4th in Nashville:

5th and Broadway, Ascend Amphitheater, & Downtown | 12:00PM-10:00PM

Starting at 12pm downtown, there will be live music, DJ's, food vendors, games, & more! The Main Stage will be at 5th and Broadway this year; featuring DJ set by Dave Aude, Joe West Band, Jackson Bruck & The Dukes of Hume, Creature Comfort, Dylan Scott, Jessy Wilson, Mac McAnally, & BRETT ELDREDGE!

Be sure to stop by the Jack Daniel's Trailer Stage (21+) located on 1st Ave, and The Budweiser Bar located on the Green behind Ascend for some of your favorite cocktails and refreshments being served all day long!

Ascend Amphitheater opens at 4PM, but be sure to make it there early and claim your grassy spot to listen to the Nashville Symphony, who will be playing along to the Fireworks starting from 9:30-10PM.

4th Party at Smith & Lentz | July 4th, 11:00AM-8:00PM

In honor of the 4th, Smith & Lentz will be serving $3 Corny Boy Pints all day!!! They will also be grilling all afternoon on the back patio - FREE HOTDOG with purchase of a beer!

Get there early to snag a picnic table and participate in some games!

  • Family Water Balloon Toss - 2pm, 4pm
  • Watermelon Eating Contest (21+) - 3pm
  • Cornhole Tournament (21+) - 5pm

Feel free to bring your own food, but they just ask no outside beverages.

Party at Butchertown Hall | July 4th, 4:00PM-8:00PM

Your favorite patio party is making a splash with 'Fresh AF 4th' from 4-8pm. Live DJ, games, food and refreshing cocktails (boozy slushies, grilled tacos, grilled oysters, aperol spritzes, and much more!)

No tickets or reseverations required. Bring your friends and join the Party!

Fourth of July Brunch at Geist | July 4th, 10:00AM-3:00PM

There's nothing more American than celebrating the Fourth of July with a full stomach. Fill up before the fireworks and festivities with brunch from 10am-3pm.

Kick off the day with Bloody Mary's, mimosas, spiked coffee and menu favorites like the Bacon Jam, Cinnamon Rolls, and Eggs Benedict.

John Rich's 4th of July Bash at Redneck Riviera | July 4th, 6PM-12AM

FOURTH OF JULY BASH AT REDNECK RIVIERA! Go help them celebrate America this Independence Day with an open bar (6pm-8pm), Nashville small bites and music on their rooftop!

Get your tickets here

Nelson's Green Brier July 4th Party | July 4th, 11:00AM-4:00PM

Join Nelson's Green Brier for their annual 4th of July celebration, commemorating Charles Nelson's birthday with a free party of live music, food trucks, games, family-friendly fun with kids zone, and of course, cocktails. FREE TOURS & TASTINGS ALL DAY!

They are very excited to host their first BARTENDER BARREL RACE, as 24 Bartenders from around the city (12 men, 12 women) will come together to see who can roll an empty barrel from the starting line to the finish line the fastest. It will be a single elimination tournament with 3 separate rounds. At the end of the 3rd round the male and female winners will each receive a prize of $500!

13th Annual Music City Hot Chicken Festival | July 4th, 10:30AM-3:00PM

The FREE event is held in East Park at 700 Woodland Street on July 4th each year. The Fire Truck Parade begins at 10:30am followed by free Hot Chicken samples to the first 500 people in line. Festival gates open at 11:00am. Visitors can enjoy Hot Chicken from Nashville's best Hot Chicken establishments, cold beer from Yazoo and other delicious edibles from local vendors.

Click here for the Festival Map.

Free Hotdogs at Von Elrod's | July 4th, 11:00AM-12:00AM

Von Elrod's is doing is right this year and giving out FREE hotdogs ALL DAY with the purchase of ANY big beer. Just purchase one of their large steins or a large hefe of beer, and you'll receive one of their hand-cranked, housemade hotdogs on the house!

Let Freedom Ring Party at Tin Roof Midtown | July 4th, 3:00PM-12:00AM

Celebrate July 4th at Tin Roof on Demonbreun! Get wild with you favorite bartenders!

Troy Woodard on the live side getting the party started at 10:30PM and DJ RDR in the Green Room spinning all night long!!!

Red, White, & Booze Rooftop Party Mellow Mushroom | 6:00PM-11:00PM

Celebrate your Fourth of July at Mellow Mushroom on Lower Broadway. With a rooftop closest to the entertainment this year, you cannot beat this deal! For only $50 receive access their rooftop from 6 pm – end of the largest firework show in the Country. A DJ will go live from 10 pm until close. Full-bar, great views, sails for shade, full-menu and an exciting environment. This event is 21 and older, rain or shine. Refunds will not be available. Seating for most, but not for all. First come-first serve, reserved seating only available for vip couch area ticket, only one available.

Private Event room on Floor 3 for up to 30 people. Open bar and buffet packages available.$1000 minimum. Once purchased, a personalized event planner will reach out to you.

Fireworks Viewing Party at The Lookout at Ole Red | July 4th, 7PM-10PM

They are raising the roof for America’s birthday! Join them for an exclusive Ole Red, White and Blue rooftop fireworks viewing party at The Lookout at Ole Red – including VIP access to the tallest rooftop on Broadway for a signature cocktail, passed appetizers, a live DJ and of course the best view of the fireworks on Broadway.

A limited number of tickets are available so book now and be part of the best party in Nashville this 4th of July.

7 PM — 10 PM, Fireworks at 9 PM

Tickets include:

  • VIP access to the Lookout at Ole Red from 7-10 PM
  • Passed hors d’oeuvres from 7-9 PM
  • Signature cocktail
  • A special July 4th menu to purchase additional food and drink

Rain or shine event. Doors open at 7:00 PM. Must be 21+ to attend.

SkyBar 4th Celebration | July 4th, 7:00PM-10:00PM

Trying to avoid the crowd downtown, but still catch the fireworks display? Head to SkyBar at the Hilton Green Hills where they'll be hosting a private event on the roof overlooking downtown.

Tickets are $45 can be purchased on EventBrite. They include 2 drink tickets and appetizers. Be sure to celebrate Independence Day in style this year at SkyBar where their bartenders know how to whip up some tasty signature cocktails!

City Tap Rooftop Fireworks Celebration | July 4th, 5:00PM-10:00PM

It's time to celebrate America the City Tap way. Join City Tap for fireworks, drinks and music this 4th of July. Want one of the best views to watch the fireworks? Buy their rooftop tickets now.

Rooftop tickets include rooftop access, finger food, a red, white and blue jello shot and drink specials. $20 tickets for General Admission are now sold out. $25 last minute release tickets are still on sale.

Space is limited, buy your tickets today! Make a reservation to guarantee a table downstairs for dinner.

4th of July Bluegrass Brunch at The Sutler | July 4th, 10:00AM-3:00PM

Join everyone at The Sutler for a special 4th of July Bluegrass Brunch from 10am-3pm! Enjoy bottomless mimosas, Bloody Mary bar, hot biscuits, brisket hash, sweet potato pancakes and much more!

Red, White, & Boom Bash at Hard Rock Cafe | July 4th, 7:00PM-11:00PM

Enjoy Live Music, Great Eats, and Prime Viewing space of one of the nation's largest firework shows! Tickets include Heavy Appetizers Featuring New Menu Items...the Steakburger is a MUST try! Open bar for patrons 21+ (Please be sure to bring valid government issued ID) and of course live music by Adam Carson & The Heavyfeathers!

Ticket price: $99 (all ages)

Kimbro's 4th of July Bash | July 4th, 4:00PM-1:00AM

Go celebrate the 4th at your favorite watering hole in Franklin. Music by Jake Burman & Co with special guests will be playing live music all night long. There will also be a Cornhole tourney and other back patio games; grillin on the back patio; beer and wine specials and an open jam session!

July 4th Weekend Beach Party at Old School | July 4th-July 6th, ALL DAY

ZRW Records along with the Old School Bar and Grill presents the 4th of July Old School Beach Party. There will be a Swimming Pool, Dunk Tank, Water Slide all set up in the sand! Live Music all weekend with the Bryan Schaffer and Krystal King Bands along with acoustic sets from Tera Townsend, Mady Stewart, Krystal King, Taylor Hughes and Sarah Mae Chilton. Food and drink specials throughout the entire weekend. This is a party you won't want to miss!

4th of July Rooftop Celebration at George Jones | July 4th, 7:00PM-close

Head to George Jones for the Fourth of July Fireworks over the Cumberland River! The George Jones is located on 2nd Avenue, just steps off Broadway and right in the middle of the action. Their venue directly overlooks the Cumberland River and 1st Avenue, making it the perfect destination for watching the unbeatable fireworks display with Nissan Stadium and the Cumberland River as your back drop.

Several Ticket options and packages available here, but GOING FAST!

Corner Bar Independence Day Party | July 4th, 5:00PM-12:00AM

They'll be grilling hotdogs, burgers, and some BBQ all evening! Be sure to stop by for some drinks and fun as Corner Bar celebrates Independence Day!

4th of July Rooftop Viewing Party at Rock Bottom | July 4th, 7PM-11PM

Snag a front row seat of the nation's biggest firework displays at RB Nashville. Grab a fresh pint of beer, good friends, and enjoy the show on their rooftop bar. First come, first serve.

We here at The House would like to wish everyone in Nashville a safe and wondeful Independence Day! Have some fun and drink responsibly!!!


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