Does it cost to get into the festival?

Yes each day is just $5.00 at the gate.  You can also purchase VIP tickets in advance.

Why is there a cost to get into the festival?

Nashville Pride is a not for profit charity and charges just $5 per day to get into the festival, the Pride Parade is free to attend and kicks off the Festival on the morning of Saturday June 22nd.  The admission cost along with sponsors and vendors help cover the cost to produce the festival each year.

How do I get tickets?

If you are interested in purchasing tickets in advance you can do that from this website. 

Is this a family friendly event?

Yes the Nashville Pride Festival is a family friendly event and all are welcome to attend.  We have a kids area and youth area in the festival grounds. 

Are children free?

Ages 10 and under are free

What should I not bring to the festival?

  • No outside alcohol

  • Guns, Knives, Tasers, or Weapons of any kind.

  • Fireworks

  • Glass items

  • Drones

  • Grills

  • Tents

Please be aware that all bags, coolers, backpacks, etc., will be subject to search.

What can I bring into the festival?

  • Blankets

  • Lawn chairs

  • Coolers (no alcohol or glass containers, will be searched at the gate)

  • Water, Water, Water. Unopened or empty refillable water bottles are encouraged. We will have water refill stations throughout the festival grounds.

Are pets allowed?

Yes, but please make sure to clean up after them and ensure you have a plan for the heat.  

What about my outfit?

We are sure your outfit is awesome. We ask that you please don't show your parts, and be respectful. Nashville Pride is a family-friendly festival. 

What about Parking?

Downtown has lots of parking options check them out at this link

Please note the Nissan Stadium lots are closed on Saturday for an event.

We highly recommend using a ride share option.  Ride Share pick up and drop off is located at 3rd and James Robertson Parkway. 

Can I request a media pass? 

Yes. Media passes will be granted on a first come-first served basis only after the requesting organization emails with contact information, media outlet, website and pitch.  Applications will be accepted by email until 4pm on Thursday, June 23rd.