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Nashville, capital of Tennessee, lies almost in the center of the state on the Cumberland River. … Founded in 1779, Nashville is perhaps best known as the capital of country music, as evidenced by such attractions as the Country Music Hall of Fame and the city’s famous Music Row district.

Nashville is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Tennessee. The city is the county seat of Davidson County. The city’s population ranks 24th in the U.S.

What food is Nashville famous for?

Nashville staples like Arnold’s Country Kitchen, Sylvan Park, Puckett’s, or Monell’s have been piling plates w/ the classic combo of meatloaf, brisket, country fried steak, or ham and up to three veggies like mashed potatoes, mac & cheese, black-eyed peas, or collard greens since time immemorial, and for good reason.

What street is Music Row on in Nashville?

Situated southwest of downtown, Music Row is home to several businesses and attractions related to the city’s musical heritage. Considered the heart of Nashville’s entertainment industry, the Music Row area is centered on 16th and 17th Avenues South, which are known as Music Square East and West respectively.

Where can I listen to music in Nashville?

The Most Iconic Music Venues in Nashville
·Ryman Auditorium. Downtown. …
·Grand Ole Opry. Music Valley. …
·Mercy Lounge. Downtown. …
·Bluebird Cafe. Green Hills. …
·The Blue Room. Berry Hill. …
·Marathon Music Works. Marathon Village. …
·The Basement East. Five Points. …
·The Station Inn. The Gulch.

Where should I go in Nashville?

·#1. Broadway. #1 in Nashville. …
·#2. Grand Ole Opry. #2 in Nashville. …
·#3. Belle Meade Plantation. #3 in Nashville. …
·#4. The Johnny Cash Museum. #4 in Nashville. …
·#5. Ryman Auditorium. #5 in Nashville. …
·#6. Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. #6 in Nashville. …
·#7. Shelby Bottoms Nature Center & Greenway. free. …
·#8. Tennessee State Museum. free.
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·Tourism
·Perhaps the biggest factor in drawing visitors to Nashville is its association with country music, in which the Nashville sound played a role. Many visitors to Nashville attend live performances of the Grand Ole Opry, the world’s longest-running live radio show. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is another major attraction relating to the popularity of country music. The Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, the Opry Mills regional shopping mall and the General Jackson showboat, are all located in what is known as Music Valley.

·Civil War history is important to the city’s tourism industry. Sites pertaining to the Battle of Nashville and the nearby Battle of Franklin and Battle of Stones River can be seen, along with several well-preserved antebellum plantation houses such as Belle Meade Plantation, Carnton plantation in Franklin, and Belmont Mansion.

·Nashville has many arts centers and museums, including the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art, the https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tennessee_State_Museum, the Johnny Cash Museum, Fisk University’s Van Vechten and Aaron Douglas Galleries, Vanderbilt University’s Fine Art Gallery and Sarratt Gallery, the National Museum of African American Music, and the full-scale replica of the Parthenon.

·Nashville has become an increasingly popular destination for bachelor and bachelorette parties. In 2017 Nashville Scene counted 33 bachelorette parties on Lower Broadway (“from Fifth Avenue down to the Cumberland River, it’s their town”) in less than two hours on a Friday night, and stated that the actual number was likely higher. Downtown, the newspaper wrote, “offers five blocks of bars with live music and no cover”. In 2018, The New York Times called Nashville “the hottest destination for bachelorette parties in the country” because of the honky-tonk bars’ live music. City boosters welcome the bachelorette parties because temporary visitors may become permanent; BuzzFeed wrote, “These women are at precisely the point in their lives when a move to Nashville is possible”. The CMT reality television series Bachelorette Weekend follows the employees at Bach Weekend, a Nashville company that designs and throws bachelor and bachelorette parties.


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