The Soundtrack of America
Made in Tennessee
Americana Music Festival
Nashville, TN | Sept 11-16
This experience brings together
thousands of music enthusiasts and
performers to venues all around
a city known for its sounds. The
Nashville, TN festival has featured
artists such as Jewel, Buddy Miller,
and Patty Griffin in the past and
never fails to impress with its stellar
Cooper Young Festival
Memphis, TN | Sept. 15
The Cooper-Young district in
Tina Turner Heritage Days
Memphis provides the ideal central
setting for the culture exhibited at
this lively festival. Crowds arrive to
hear an extensive variety of musical
genres ranging from pop to gospel
and stay to marvel at the works of
hundreds of talented craftsmen
from across the country.
Brownsville, TN | Sept. 21-23
This yearly event celebrates the life
and musical stylings of Tina Turner.
The gathering brings together fans
of the performer from all around
with the promise of local tours,
delicious food, and incredible live
Bristol Rhythm & Roots
Bristol, TN | Sept. 21 -23
This award-winning music festi-
val brings together the sounds of
Appalachia for three days every
September in a historic setting.
Both the vibrant atmosphere of
Bristol, TN and the music of over
100 artists on upwards of 20 stages
are sure to have you on your toes
dancing and exploring.
Pilgrimage Music &
Franklin, TN | Sept. 22 & 23
Inspired by the land formations and
breathtaking views at the 230-acre
Park at Harlinsdale, Kevin Griffin, a
musician and Franklin local, conceived a music festival that embodied the natural beauty of the area.
Two years later, Pilgrimage Music
and Cultural Festival has become a
symbol of community as well as the
area’s rich background.
Looking for an excuse to get up and dance? Tennessee provides a rhythm-filled fall getaway. Every September,
the state finds itself home to festivals that highlight the sounds of the area and never fail to enchant. Regardless of your preferences, you’re bound to find artists to love in this southern music mecca.
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