Go to a classic car show at Cheekwood, visit Musicians Corner at Centennial Park: 4 events to check out in Southwest Nashville this weekend, June 14-16


For those who want to get out of the house this weekend, check out a classic car show at Cheekwood Estate and Gardens in honor of Father’s Day, a dog-friendly event at Elmington Park and more. See the full list below.

See a production of “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” at Lipscomb University
June 14-15

Beginning Friday, June 15, The Nashville Children’s Theatre will present an interactive production based on the childhood classic song “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star.” The play, designed for children 5 and younger, and runs Tuesday-Sunday through Aug. 4.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. $12. University Theatre, 1 University Park Drive, Nashville. 615-254-9103. www.nashvillechildrenstheatre.org

Spend the day at Centennial Park for Musician’s Corner
June 14-16

Free summer concert series Musicians Corners continues this weekend at Centennial Park. On Friday night, check out a few local acoustic acts and return Saturday and Sunday for family-friendly events and performances by Mary Bragg, Andrew Leahey and more. In addition to music, swing by the food trucks and “Kidsville” play area.

5-9 p.m. (Fri.), 10 a.m.-7 p.m. (Sat.) and 10 a.m.-5 p.m.(Sun.). Free (admission). Centennial Park, 2500 West End Ave., Nashville. www.musicianscornernashville.com

Mingle with fellow dog owners at Elmington Park
June 15

Mutt Mingle Music City brings together dogs and their owners for a day of pet-friendly activities, live music and food at Elmington Park. Featured events for pets include a talent show, pet training session, an agility course and more.
Donations collected at the event will be donated to Crossroads Campus, a Nashville-based pet rescue and adoption center.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free (admission). 3531 West End Ave., Nashville. www.muttminglemusiccity.com

Take dad to a classic car show at Cheekwood Estate and Gardens
June 16

Celebrate Father’s Day by checking out nearly 20 vintage cars from the early to mid-20th century. The event will also feature family activities, food trucks, bar stations and more, according to a news release.

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free for Cheekwood members and included with general admission for non-members. 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville. 615-356-8000. www.cheekwood.org

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