Tour the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum for free, go to a wine and cookie dough pairing: 5 things to do this weekend in Southwest Nashville, Dec. 12-15

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is located at 222 5th Ave. S., Nashville. (Courtesy Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum)

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is located at 222 5th Ave. S., Nashville. (Courtesy Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum)

Check out a cookie dough and wine pairing event

Dec. 12

NoBaked Cookie Dough is introducing the company’s new wine and cookie dough flights with a pairing event at its location on 28th Avenue. The flights include edible cookie dough paired with select wines. 7-10 p.m. Free (admission). NoBaked Cookie Dough, 117 28th Ave. N., Nashville. 615-649-8269 www.nobakedcookiedough.com

Ride a life-size dinosaur

Dec. 13-15


Jurassic Quest features more than 80 life-size animatronic dinosaurs. Visitors can learn about the prehistoric creatures, dig in the dirt for fossils and ride a few of the dinosaurs. The traveling exhibit features dinosaurs of all sizes. 3-8 p.m. Fri., 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Sat., 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sun. $22-$36. Music City Center, 201 5th Ave. S., Nashville. 936-588-3332. www.jurassicquest.com

Go to a pop-up shopping event in Wedgewood-Houston

Dec. 14

Parson’s Chicken & Fish, a Chicago-based eatery that opened in August in Wedgewood-Houston, is hosting a holiday shopping event with local vendors. The event will feature products from Rebirth Vintage Co., The Groove Nashville and others as well as music provided by DJs from WXNA. 3-6 p.m. Free (admission). Parson’s Chicken & Fish, 425 Chestnut St., Nashville. 615-649-8823 www.parsonschickenandfish.com

Find model trains at The Fairgrounds Nashville

Dec. 14

The 26th annual Christmas Train Show at the Fairgrounds Nashville features more than 200 tables of new and vintage toy and model trains as well as test tracks. A snack bar will be open with hot dogs, cheeseburgers, fries and drinks available for purchase. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $7 (age 12 and up). The Fairgrounds Nashville, 401 Wingrove St., Nashville. 615-862-8980. www.thefairgrounds.com

Spend the day at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Dec. 15

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is partnering with the Ford Motors Community Fund to offer free admission to the museum. Hatch Show Print and RCA Studio B will also be open to visitors on a first come, first served basis. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, 222 5th Ave. S., Nashville. 615-416-2001 www.countrymusichalloffame.org


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