EVENT DATE : 14–15
Franklin’s Main Street, 106 Third Ave. N

The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County TN’s 35th Annual Dickens of a Christmas is presented by First Citizens National Bank. This is Middle Tennessee’s largest outdoor Christmas festival, which ends on Dec. 15 at 4 p.m. This free event is good for all ages and will include music, dancer and characters. Visit WilliamsonHeritage.org/events for schedules.   

EVENT DATE : 19–22
Bridgestone Arena

Jurassic World Live Tour is in Nashville Dec. 19–22. A trip to Isla Nublar takes a terrifying turn after the Indominus rex escapes and causes chaos in the park. The adventure continues as guests join forces with a team of scientists to unravel a corrupt plan and save Jeanie, an all-new dinosaur, from a terrible fate.   

EVENT DATE : December 24, 1:00PM
Ryman Auditorium

Step into a simpler time filled with sweet dreams and Christmas magic. With world-class artists, 200-plus dazzling costumes, stunning sets, towering puppets and soaring birds, ring in the holidays with this acclaimed Christmas extravaganza. Celebrate this cherished holiday tradition and relive the dream with Tchaikovsky’s timeless score. Tickets range from $31 to $91 each.

EVENT DATE : December 27, 10:00AM
Owl's Hill Nature Center

Get outdoors during the holidays for a nice hike in the winter woods followed by hot chocolate and roasted marshmallows. Come by Owl’s Hill for the annual Marshmallow and Hot Chocolate Hikes. Cost is $10 per hiker. 

EVENT DATE : December 31, 11:00AM
Goat Yoga Nashville

This yoga session in Brentwood will be filled laughter, fun, music and, of course, sweet little goats dressed in their adorable holiday attire. All ages welcome. Yoga mats are provided free of charge, but guests also can bring their own. All guests must sign a liability waiver before participating. Sign up at GoatYogaNashville.com.

Tennessee Performing Arts Center

Hamilton is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, Hamilton is the story of America then, as told by America now.  

EVENT DATE : January 1, 11:00AM

Start off 2020 with some Goat Yoga!! A Yoga session filled laughter, fun, music and of course sweet little Goats dressed in adorable holiday attire. This is an event you don't want to miss!!  Yoga mats are provided FREE of charge. Cost: $25 per person.   GoatYogaNashville.com

EVENT DATE : 2-5, 9-12, 16-19, 23-26, 30-31, Feb 1-2
Nashville Zoo

Come see the Zoo in a whole new light and enjoy the country's largest Chinese lantern festival. Over 500 custom-made silk lanterns will be spread across 60 acres, creating elaborate displays with some of your favorite Zoo animals, holiday-themed scenes and even a 200-foot-long dragon.  Nightly Thursday-Sunday from 5-9.  NashvilleZoo.org

Bridgestone Arena

If you 're looking for an action-packed event, Monster Jam® is the place to be!  World-class drivers compete  in both monster truck racing and freestyle competitions.  Celebrating 25 years of family entertainment, Monster Jam combines entertainment with the ultimate off-road, motorsport competition. Monster Jam features the most recognizable trucks including Grave Digger®, Max-DTM, El Toro Loco®, Monster Mutt®.  

EVENT DATE : January 9, 2:00PM
Music City Center

The Progressive® Insurance Nashville Boat Show is the largest event of its kind in Tennessee.  With sales on tons of boats, the latest in marine technologies and outdoor accessories, and fun for the whole family.  Buy one ticket, get one free on Cyber Monday! Super Thursday tickets $5 after 5 p.m.; $2 off advance online purchase.  nashvilleboatshow.com

EVENT DATE : January 10, 7:30PM
Ravenwood High School Gymnasium

RIVAL GAME!  The Ravenwood (Brentwood, TN) varsity basketball team has a home conference game vs. rival school Brentwood (TN) at 7:30 pm.  Come root for your favorite High School in the Battle of the Woods!  

EVENT DATE : January 11, 7:00PM
The Little Brick Theater at The Factory at Franklin

The Franklin Improv All-Stars are a mix of the region’s finest improvisors, made up of players with years of improv experience. Audiences will enjoy a core cast joined by other players that changes each month- giving Franklin a truly all-star cast each show. These shows are family friendly and located next door to some of Franklins restaurants and bars.

EVENT DATE : 17-19
John P. Holt Brentwood Library

The John P Holt Brentwood Library is having their used book sale starting on January 17th through January 19th.  The sale will be from 10am - 5:30pm.  

EVENT DATE : 19-20
Act Too Players School of Music & Theatre

Shrek The Musical Jr., based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film and fantastic Broadway musical.  This shortened version of Shrek the Musical is preformed Live by a Youth Cast.  

EVENT DATE : 31 - Feb 2
Music City Center

The Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville is the longest-running and largest event of its kind in the country. Held at the Music City Center in the epicenter of Nashville’s downtown, the Show will feature over 150 antiques, art and horticultural exhibitors, magnificent gardens, and some of the most renowned design, landscape and architectural speakers. AntiquesandGardenshow.com for tickets.