Explore things to do in and around Goodlettsville and Nashville

Stop by the front desk at our Country Inn & Suites, Goodlettsville, TN to find the best things to do nearby, from exploring the city’s antique shops to taking in live music at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry. Just 20 minutes from your room or suite, you can stroll along Music Row in downtown Nashville or take a nostalgic ride on the General Jackson Showboat. Looking for family fun? Tour the Nashville Zoo at Grassmere or visit Moss-Wright Park near the hotel to burn off some energy. Corporate travelers can relax with colleagues on the beautiful fairways at Twelve Stones Golf Club or take a break from on-site meetings to sample Southern-style dishes loaded with flavor at Hattie B’s Hot Chicken.

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Belmont University

13.13 mi / 21.13 km from the hotel
With about 7,400 students, this liberal arts school is one of the fastest-growing Christian universities in the US. Cheer on the Belmont Bruins at a sporting event, or take in a concert or production from the performing arts series.

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

11.13 mi / 17.91 km from the hotel
Check out exhibits on country music legends, and attend a concert by the artist in residence. The museum also hosts programs for all ages, engaging interview sessions, and film screenings.

General Jackson Showboat

7.17 mi / 11.54 km from the hotel
Enjoy the music that’s made Tennessee famous while you cruise the Cumberland River on this traditional showboat that can carry more than 1,000 passengers. Sunday cruises include a brunch featuring classic Southern dishes before the concert.

Grand Ole Opry

6.96 mi / 11.21 km from the hotel
Described as “country’s most famous stage,” the Grand Ole Opry has showcased the biggest and brightest country music stars for more than 90 years.

Nashville Zoo at Grassmere

15.13 mi / 24.36 km from the hotel
Close to 3,000 animals from around the world are housed at this family-friendly zoo. Take a train ride through the park and visit the Grassmere Historic Home, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Opry Mills

7.22 mi / 11.61 km from the hotel
Upgrade your wardrobe at Vera Bradley Outlet, Forever 21, or J.Crew Factory Store. Afterward, grab dinner at any of the mall’s restaurants before catching a movie in the IMAX theater.

RiverGate Mall

0.38 mi / 0.6 km from the hotel
Shop your favorite stores like Dillard's, American Eagle, and Victoria’s Secret, or for more active fun, try bubble soccer at Knockerball or the trampoline park at Jumpstreet.

Ryman Auditorium

10.99 mi / 17.68 km from the hotel
Touted as country music hallowed ground, this venue has featured legends like Elvis Presley and Patsy Cline. Today, you can still listen to performances by top stars, tour the venue, and catch Grand Ole Opry shows as well.

Twelve Stones Golf Club

1.85 mi / 2.98 km from the hotel
Former PGA Tour player Bill Bergin designed this gorgeous 18-hole course to be a challenge for beginners and pros alike.

Nissan Stadium

10.53 mi / 16.94 km from the hotel
Home of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans and the TransPerfect Music City Bowl, Nissan Stadium also welcomes monster truck shows, pro soccer tournaments, and music festivals throughout the year.

Historic Mansker’s Station

1.22 mi / 1.96 km from the hotel
Take the kids to see history come to life at this reproduction of an 18th-century frontier fort, where you can watch interpreters demonstrate skills from cooking to blacksmithing. Before you go, tour the two-story Bowen-Campbell House built in 1787.

Moss-Wright Park

1.48 mi / 2.38 km from the hotel
Perfect for a relaxing walk or a family picnic, this 147-acre park offers pavilions, playgrounds, sports facilities, a dog park, and a paved walking trail. Adjacent to the park, you can tour the Historic Mansker’s Station.