NACADA Annual Conference

Nashville Area Attractions

looking for things to do in the city, below is a list of Nashville area activities and attractions.Make plans now to join your colleagues at the 36th NACADA Annual Conference, hosted in legendary Nashville, TN! Along with other advisors, you will deepen your understanding of advising issues, share the best professional development in the advising field and be a part of valuable networking opportunities. While in Nashville we hope you will find time to experience all the city has to offer!  If you are

Note: NACADA does not endorse members enjoying any attractions or local activities while sessions are in process.


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Additional Nashville Activities

Within walking distance of the hotel:

Gaylord Spring Golf Links

– Reopening Spring 2012 and including: Opry Mills Mall

A cab or shuttle ride away:

– Replica of the actual Parthenon in Athens, Greece The Parthenon

Country Music Hall of Fame

– Beautiful southern plantation home Belle Meade Plantation

– Home of President Andrew Jackson The Hermitage

– Art Gallery/Museum Frist Center

– (Not an actual mall!) Bicentennial Capital Mall State Park

– Great for kids! Adventure Science Center

Nashville Zoo

Belmont Mansion

Wildhorse Saloon

– Full of shops, restaurants, clubs, and bars, including:2nd Avenue

  • Margaritaville
  • Hard Rock Café
  • Big River Grille
  • Joe’s Crab Shack
  • Wildhorse Saloon
  • BB Kings Blues Club
  • The Melting Pot
  • Old Time Spaghetti Factory
  • Buffalo Billiards

 **There are also several golf courses in the area that are easy to find!

A little further away, but very neat places around Middle Tennessee:

Jack Daniel’s Distillery

– Founded by Kix Brooks of Brooks and Dunn Arrington Vineyards