Special Events - Nashville Shores

Special Events

2019 Fireworks

Nashville ShoresSunday, May 26 | Thursday, June 13 | Wednesday, July 3 | Sunday, September 1

Nashville Shores will feature four fantastic Fireworks Shows in 2019. Nashville Shores fireworks is like two shows in one with incredible explosions in the sky and the beautiful colors reflected on the lake. The fireworks will start at dusk (approximately 8:45). Fireworks are included with a season pass or that day's admission.

Learn More about Nashville Shores Fireworks 

Shores Scholars

May 31 - June 9 

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Calling ALL Scholars! Nashville Shores wants to recognize and reward all the A students by starting their summer off with HUGE savings! Bring in your report card with straight A’s or top marks anytime from May 31 - June 9 and receive admission for just $9.99 + tax per student*. We haven’t forgotten about the families of our A students. They will receive admission for just $19.99 + tax**. This offer is for elementary, middle, and high school students.

Were you almost a straight-A student? We think you are great too. All students who received A’s and B’s will receive admission for just $19.99 + tax**. You still must bring in your report card.  

Tickets may only be purchased at the ticket window on the day of your visit. 
*$9.99 plus tax admission ticket is only valid for student with the report card.
**May purchase an additional six tickets at the $19.99 plus tax per person rate.
For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.

Click Here to download the printable Shores Scholars flyer.

Military Appreciation Days

Nashville ShoresMay 31 - June 2 | June 21 - 23 | July 12 - 14 | August 2 - 4; 10 - 11; 17 - 18; 24 - 25 & 31 | September 1 - 2; 7 - 8; 14 - 15

Nashville Shores is proud of the men and women of the military who protect our freedom, and we support you. In honor of your service, we would like to thank you with HUGE savings! Members of the Armed Forces and their families can receive discount admission for just $19.99 plus tax per person ($20 off the regular admission) during the select days. Military ID required for purchase.

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.  


Teacher Appreciation Week

June 10 - June 16

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Calling ALL teachers! Nashville Shores thanks you for everything you do. To show our appreciation this summer, present your ID at any ticket booth from June 10 - 16 and receive admission for you and your family for just $19.99 plus tax per person.

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.


First Responders Week

Nashville ShoresJune 17 - 23

We would like to thank all firefighters, police officers, EMTs, sheriff, and rescue team members for your service. To show our appreciation, present your ID at any ticket booth from June 17-23 and receive admission for you and your family for just $19.99 plus tax per person.

For additional information, email[email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.  


Scouting Day Weekends

June 20-23 (Concert on June 21) | July 18-21 (Dive-In Movie on July 19) | Aug. 31 - Set. 2 (Fireworks on Sept. 1)

Nashville ShoresSplash and save during Scout Day! Enjoy a day of fun and sun with your troop/pack and your family this summer at Nashville Shores. Visit during one of the Scout weekends and save up to $20 off General Admission - almost 50% off! This special offer is available for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and their family and friends. Download the Scouting Day Weekends Order Form

  • Tickets just $19.99 plus tax per person (minimum 4 tickets required for purchase)
  • FREE Nashville Shores patch
  • Discount meals (must be purchased in advance)
  • Tickets must be purchased at least 3 business days in advance to receive the Scout Days rate

Plus, FREE added entertainment on the following dates during Scout Days:

June 21: Barefootin' Beach Concert  (concert begins at 6:30 pm)
July 19:  Dive-In Movie (will begin at dusk)
September 1: Fireworks Display (will begin at dusk)
All FREE with park admission

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211. 

Kids Fest

June 24 - 28

Nashville ShoresGrab the children and take advantage of Kids Fest at Nashville Shores. Not only will they get to enjoy all-day discount admission to Nashville Shores, but they will also get to enjoy added value fun. Kids Fest is a FREE festival included with park admission that features all things kids! Bounce Houses, Arts & Crafts, Games, Costume Characters, Face Painting, Live Entertainment featuring Magic Tim Friday, Mr. Rich Super Science Guy, and much more!

Stay tuned...more events and entertainment added soon. You can purchase discount tickets online using the promo code KIDSFEST. Promo code available online beginning June 4; KIDSFEST ticket is valid June 24-28 only.

Kids Fest is open from 12 pm - 4 pm every day from June 24-28. For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211. 


Christmas in July

July 5

Nashville ShoresWouldn't snow be delightful in July. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...at Nashville Shores. Join us for some holiday cheer at our 4th Annual Christmas in July. We are partnering with Toys for Tots to make Christmas special for needy children across Middle Tennessee. Bring a new unwrapped toy with a value of $10 or more on July 5 and receive admission for just $19.99 plus tax per person. Don't forget to stick around for our Dive-In Movie, The Grinch

Are you a season pass holder? We want you to join in the fun too! Bring a toy on July 5 and receive a voucher for a FREE ice cream treat and an additional bring a friend coupon for just $12.99 plus tax. Coupon valid the month of July.

Plus, the first 200 guests through the gates on July 5 will receive a free gift!  

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211. 

Union Days

Nashville ShoresJuly 8 - 21

Discounts for Union Members! If you are a member of a union, you will receive a discount at Nashville Shores from July 8-21. Show your Union ID at the gate and purchase tickets for you and your family for just $19.99 plus tax per person. Tickets must be purchased in one transaction by the union member.

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211

Fiesta Day

July 21

Nashville ShoresEl Jefe and Nashville Shores team up to bring you Fiesta Day! Join us on Sunday, July 21 for a day of fun, music, ethnic Hispanic food offerings, dance troupes and much more.


Healthcare Appreciation Week

Nashville ShoresJuly 22 - August 4

Join us for a day of fun in the sun! Healthcare professionals and their families can enjoy HUGE savings during Healthcare Appreciation Week. For more information on ticket prices, please contact us. 

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.


LP Pencil Box Supply Drive

August 2 - 4

Nashville ShoresIt's back to school time, and students aren't the only ones stocking up on supplies. LP PENCIL Box is a teacher supply store stocked with classroom essentials such as pencils, crayons, copy paper, glue sticks, and much more. It allows MNPS teachers to shop twice each year at absolutely no cost to them. In return, teachers can then help students who are unable to get all the supplies they need start the school year off right! 

Nashville Shores is proud to host a supply drive to help fill the LP PENCIL Box. Help us give back to our community by bringing $5 worth of gently used books or new school supplies and receive admission for just $19.99 plus tax. Click Here for a list of acceptable items for the LP PENCIL Box.

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.

Gabe's Chemo Duck Race

Nashville ShoresSaturday, August 3

Nashville Shores and Gabe's Chemo Duck Program team up for the 6th annual Duck Derby! Gabe's Chemo Duck supports children and families living with childhood cancer. Discount admission is only $20.99 + tax with $3 of every ticket sold going back to Gabe's Chem Duck. Discount admission tickets can be purchased online using the promo code DUCK. Discount tickets are not available at the gate.

Join us for the Chemo Duck Derby at the Nashville Shores lazy river at 3 pm. Come watch over 2,500 ducks race around the lazy river to raise money for this amazing organization.  

For additional information on how you can get a duck and help individuals with cancer, visit www.chemoduck.org. For additional information on how to purchase your tickets, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.

Homeschool Week

Saturdays & Sundays in August (including August 1 & 2)

Nashville ShoresCalling all Homeschool families! Join us for a day of fun in the sun at Nashville Shores. Homeschool students and their families can enjoy HUGE savings during homeschool week. For more information on ticket prices, please contact us.

For additional information, email [email protected] or call (615) 889-7050 x211.


Friday Fun Nights

August 9, 16, 23 and 30Nashville Shores Firday Fun Nights

Join us for Friday Fun Nights in August. The park will be open on select Fridays from 5 pm to 9 pm with limited attractions. The wave pool, lazy river, Kowabunga Beach, and the Big Kahuna family raft slide will be open. The Big Kahuna will be open from 5 pm to 7 pm. Admission for Friday Fun Nights is $11.99 plus tax per person or free with a season pass. Parking is free.

College Days

Nashville ShoresWeekends in September (Including Labor Day)

Calling all college students! Nashville Shores is helping college students start their semester off right with HUGE savings. Present your college ID on any Saturday and Sunday in September (including Labor Day) to receive admission for $19.99 plus tax per person.* This is 50% off our General Admission! The $19.99 plus tax per person discount can be applied to 3 additional guests. Tickets can only be purchased at Ticket Booth on day of your visit. Offer not available online. For additional information, email [email protected]or call 615-889-7050 x211.

*Offer includes Monday, September 2 (Labor Day)

Pooch Pool Party


Pooch Pool PartyCalling all pooches, pups, dogs, and mutts! Nashville Shores is partnering with New Leash on Life, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the welfare of companion animals in our community through shelter, placement, spay/neuter, education and awareness for the 2nd annual Pooch Pool Party. 

Nashville Shores is opening its gates on Saturday, September 21 from 11 am - 4 pm and allowing owners to bring their dogs to the Wave Pool for a Dog Only Swim Day.*

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Dive-In Movies

Nashville Shores

Come join us for Dive-In Movies at Nashville Shores! We'll show feature-length movies next to the wave pool on select Friday nights this summer.

2019 Schedule 
Friday, July 5 - The Grinch (2018 version)
Friday, July 12 - Ralph Breaks the Internet
Friday, July 19 - Incredibles 2
Friday, July 26 - Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Friday, August 2 - How to Train Your Dragon 3

*Dive-In movies are included with a Nashville Shores season pass or paid waterpark admission on that day. The movie will begin at dusk, approximately 8:30 PM. Dates and times are subject to change without notice. We encourage parents to use their own discretion regarding the Dive-In movies, as they would with any movie.

We'll see you at the movies!