There are lots of internet resources that you can use when planning your trip to Nashville! This article includes links to some of the sites that both visitors and residents may find helpful in deciding what to do, where to go, what to eat, and what bands to see in Music City, USA.

 Conde Naste Traveler names Nashville one of the five best places to travel in 2013!

Trip Planning

The Inside Pages and the Nashville Forum here on Tripadvisor are both great resources to help you plan your trip.

The Tennessean recently ran a great article with ideas from locals: An Insiders Guide to Nashville.

In August, 2013 the Guardian published an article with a list of food, live music, and shopping sugestions for Nashville: Nashville: country music legends … and classic southern cookin'

 The site "365 Things to Do In Nashville" was launched in 2010 and every day lists great ideas for things to see and do.

AccuWeather provides a five-day forecast for Nashville and Middle Tennessee.

Nashville International Ariport provides info on flights, delays, and transportation to and from the airport.

The Convention and Visitors Bureau site provides great information and lodging deals.

Nashville Neighborhoods here on Tripadvisor.

Info on transportation offered from the Gaylord Opryland hotel to downtown and other areas.

Park It! Downtown: Parking maps and info from the Downtown Partnership 

Music and Event Listings

Rolling Stone named Nashville the Best Music Scene for 2011! Check out their slide show to find out why.

Now Playing Nashville has great calendars of upcoming music, performing arts, and events.

The Nashville Scene music listings and Metromix Nashville both provide extensive music and event calendars.

We Own This Town and No Country for New Nashville are great resources to learn about Nashville's thriving Indie scene.

A list of live music venues, from the Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Convention & Visitors Bureau also provides a free iphone app called "Nashville Live Music Guide" to help you find what's playing during your visit.


Bites is a blog hosted on the Nashville Scene website, which covers local food topics and includes restaurant reviews.

Nashville Restaurants is a blog by a local couple about their "quest for the best ethnic, neighborhood and specialty restaurants in Nashville and Tennessee."

Nashville restaurant reviews here on Tripadvisor

Nashville restaurant reviews on Urban Spoon

A Nashville dining list here on Tripadvisor

News and Information

The Nashville Scene, an independent weekly paper with news, music, and dining listings.

The Tennessean, Nashville's hometown paper.

Music Row, a site focusing on the local music industry.

Nashville Gab, a blog about local news and country music gossip.

Music City TV, with even more news and gossip

Other Links and Things to Do

The Nashville Zoo

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts

The Tennessee State Museum

Tennessee State Parks

Metro Nashville Parks

The Hermitage

Belle Meade Plantation