5 things to do this weekend in Middle Tennessee: July 12-14

Posted at 4:12 PM, Jul 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-12 10:51:30-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The weekend has arrived and whether you're into "Game of Thrones" or looking to celebrate Bastille Day, there's plenty of things to do in Middle Tennessee.

Nashville Roller Derby – Doubleheader
Saturday, July 13

Nashville Roller Derby has a doubleheader this weekend at The Fairgrounds Nashville Sports Arena.

First up is the Music City All Stars vs. Fayetteville Roller Derby at 5:30 p.m. Then, the Music City Brawl Stars take on Windy City Third Coast at 7:15 p.m.

Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and parking is only $5 (cash only).

Con of Thrones
Friday, July 12 – Sunday, July 14

Con of Thrones returns for its third year to bring the biggest fans, actors, and creators to Nashville. The three-day event is happening at the Music City Center.

You can go behind the scenes of the hit TV show with cast and creator interviews and panels.

Ticket info:
$62 Day Pass
$187 General Pass
$375 Kingslayer Pass

3rd Annual French Fest - Bastille Day Celebration
Saturday, July 13

Alliance Française de Nashville presents the 3rd Annual French Fest at Sevier Park in the 12 South neighborhood from 3 – 8 p.m. More than 15 vendors will be there – a French-inspired food market, Mini Tour de France, and other local non-profit organizations with a connection to France.

Admission is free and open to people of all ages.

Cumberland River Compact Waterfest
Sunday, July 14

Waterfest is a free, one-day family festival that hopes to “raise awareness about the importance of water quality in our watershed.” There will be waterslides, music, dancing, educational exhibits, prizes, and more.

The event is from 1-4 p.m. at Cumberland Park.

Music at the Natchez Hills Winery at the Market
Friday, July 12 - Sunday, July 14

You can also check out new and upcoming Nashville talent at the Winery at The Market music series. The winery is located in the Nashville Farmers Market on Rosa Parks Blvd on the south side of Germantown.

Guests can relax and have a few glasses of wine with friends while local food in the tasting room. *Kids are welcome, but you must be 21 to drink.