Popular Nashville Music Venues

Visit these Local Spots for Live Shows

Beyond the famed stage of The Grand Ole Opry, there are many lower-key Nashville music venues where you can catch a show near GuestHouse Inn & Suites Nashville/Music Valley. Known as Music City, our vibrant community offers some of the best live acts in the country. Experience a night on the town like a local when you check out these music venues in Nashville.

The Station Inn

Originally opening its doors in 1974, this classic concert hall has become famous for hosting some of the biggest names in bluegrass. Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, Randy Travis, and other legendary performers have all graced the stage and this much-loved spot. Stop by on a Tuesday night to catch the comedic Doyle & Debbie Show.

402 12th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37203

3rd & Lindsley

This Rutlege Hill venue hosts lesser-known and world-famous acts from around the world, including Zac Brown Band, Gary Clark Jr., Ed Sheeran, and Lady Antebellum. Before the show you can grab a casual bite to eat off their lunch or dinner menu.

818 3rd Ave S
Nashville, TN 37210

The Bluebird Café

Viewers of NBC’s Nashville may recognize this cozy club from its appearance on the hit TV show. The venue features both up-and-coming and more established songwriters across pop, rock, and country music. Reservations are available so make sure to secure your spot among the 90 seats in this intimate space.

4104 Hillsboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37215


This iconic rock-and-roll destination offers an alternative to the ever-popular country music found around the city. Since opening 45 years ago, the stage has featured The Ramones, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Talking Heads, and other must-see performers.

2208 Elliston Place
Nashville, TN 37203