Creativity is the heart and soul of Music City and there’s never a shortage of inspiring things to do. From music, culture, and the arts to food, sports, and shopping, there is an “only in Nashville” experience waiting for you.

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

SoundWaves Water Experience

SoundWaves is an unexpected aquatic attraction for hotel guests that unites extraordinary environments, exclusive upscale amenities and relaxing water features with energetic rides, immersive music and an extraordinary oasis for people of all ages to enjoy.



Dining Options

The restaurants at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center offer something for everyone, with upscale menus inspired by the tastes, aromas, sights and sounds of some of your favorite destinations. 


Grand Ole Opry

The show that made country music famous continues with star-packed performances featuring a wide array of chart-toppers, newcomers and living legends. Located just a short 15 minute walk from the Gaylord, the Grand Old Opry is open for backstage daily tours, or catch a live show!



Transportation Services

The Resort offers a complimentary complex shuttle daily (hours may vary) that stops at the Opry Mills Mall in front of the Macaroni Grill, The Inn at Opryland and the Cascades Canopy at the Resort. This shuttle runs on a continuous loop. For Downtown Transportation, there is a shuttle offered on Fridays and Saturdays (hours may vary) with the purchase of a ticket.

Explore Nashville

Located just 20 minutes from the Gaylord, the city’s downtown core is where honky tonks play world-class live music 365 days a year, historic buildings have been reimagined into music attractions, boutique hotels, art galleries, chef-driven restaurants, and newly constructed hotels, eateries, music venues, and attractions pop up all over.

Musical Attractions

Dive into one of Nashville's many music-related attractions for the ultimate Music City experience.



Broadway & Nightlife

If you want to add some excitement to your vacation, be sure to check out the nightlife in Nashville. Take in free live music at one of the many Honky Tonks, sip on a craft cocktail at a rooftop bar, or see one of your favorite bands perform a sell-out show. There’s no wrong way to spend your Nashville nights.


Food & Drink

Discover the spots that make Nashville the culinary destination it is today, including chef-driven restaurants and classic dining spots serving up hot chicken, barbecue, and meat & three. With nearly 200 new restaurants opening in the past two years, a one-of-a-kind culinary adventure awaits.


Nashville shops offer something for everyone: records by local musicians, rare musical instruments, vintage items, artisanal sweets and drinks, and items crafted by local makers and fashion designers. Find a local treasure to commemorate your trip to Music City at one of Nashville’s shopping districts including 12South, East Nashville, Hillsboro Village, Green Hills, and Downtown.



For more information, please visit the links below:

Visit Music City

Nashville Visitors Guide