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Top 10 FREE Christmas Music Events in Tennessee

Experience the joyous melodies and festive rhythms of the holiday season without breaking the bank as we unveil the "Top 10 FREE Christmas Music Events in Tennessee."

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Join us on a musical journey through the heart of Tennessee as we showcase the best in free Christmas musical festivities that promise to fill your soul with the warmth of the season. (events listed in no particular order)

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Dec. 1st & 2nd, 2023

8645 E Brainerd Rd

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Get ready to jingle all the way to the 18th annual Tri-Octaves Concert, where the Christmas spirit is sure to take hold!

You can pick from two identical shows on Friday, December 1 at 7:00PM or Saturday, December 2 at 6:00PM at Christ United Methodist Church on across from Publix on East Brainerd Road.

And guess what? It's FREE!

The musical trio of Willie Kitchens, Michael Rodgers, and Doug Richesin are back to spread holiday cheer and raise funds for The Bethlehem Center.

With their unique voices and styles, they'll be singing classic Christmas carols, rhumba style, to get you in the mood.

christmas concert

Saturday, Dec. 2nd, 2023, 5 - 8 PM

Historic Manskers Station - Goodlettsville, TN

Yulefest kicks off the holiday season with musicians, storytellers, and demonstrators in the cabins of Mansker's Station and in the Bowen House.

Visitors can take their time listening to the sounds of the past as they tour the sites and take in the beauty of simple, natural decorations, enjoy refreshments, participate in carriage rides and dancing, and so much more.

This free event will take place on Saturday, December 2, 2023 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm at the Goodlettsville Visitor's Center and Historic Mansker's Station.

Overflow parking will be available inside Moss-Wright Park.

christmas concert

Sunday, Dec. 3rd, 2023, 3 PM

Bijou Theatre - Knoxville, TN

Kick off the Holiday Season before all the parties and family get togethers by celebrating with music at the 2023 Christmas Concert and Food Drive.

Bring any canned food that is shelf stable, unopened, and unexpired before the start of the concert to benefit the FISH Hospitality Pantries!

FISH Hospitality Pantries provides food packages each month to over 7,000 families in the Knoxville area. Learn more from their website:

Free Admisson so please tell your friends and family and come!

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Monday, Dec. 4th, 2023, 7:30 PM

Southern Adventist University

4881 Taylor Circle

Collegedale, TN 37315

Southern Adventist University invites the community to a concert by the School of Music’s Horn Ensemble on Monday, December 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Mabel Wood Hall’s Ackerman Auditorium.

Conducted by adjunct professor Gordon James, the musical group will perform classical, jazz, and Christmas music as well as a few beloved carols.

For more information about this free event that is open to the public, visit

christmas concert

Sunday, Dec. 10th, 2023, 7-9:30 PM

6300 Deane Hill Drive

Knoxville, TN 37919

Join the Annie Moses Band and the Central Bearden Choir for an incredible evening of Christmas music.

More than a decade ago, the world met the Annie Moses band through the PBS special "Christmas with the Annie Moses Band," featuring one of the highest number of airings from any debut artist in PBS history.

Today "Christmas with the Annie Moses Band" has become a holiday tradition for families at sold-out shows all across America.

The Annie Moses Band’s riveting virtuosity brings audiences into the cinematic wonder of the season’s favorite songs from "O Holy Night" to "Carol of the Bells.

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Thursday, Dec. 14th, 2023, 6-7 PM

77 W Mulberry Street

Collierville, TN 38017

This is a special night dedicated to singing Christmas favorites while enjoying a hot cup of cocoa and warm cookies.

Experience the joys of community and togetherness by singing the beloved carols that celebrate the hope of Christmas.

There will be a live band, and we encourage you to bring your own lawn chairs to enjoy the night.

This event is completely FREE. Please register in advance to enjoy the free cocoa and cookies!

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Friday, Dec. 15th, 2023, 5:30PM

481 Cedar St, Bluff City, TN 37618

Do you want to carol on Main Street?

Anyone wishing to participate, please meet at Thomas Memorial Library 5:30pm.

You will sing carols down Main Street, down to Rescue Squad, cross street and back down Main Street

If anyone is interested, please contact or on Facebook at Bluff City Family Committee or by email at or by calling 423-765-5407 by December 9th.

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Friday, Dec. 15th, 2023, 7 PM

454 W Poplar Ave

Collierville, TN 38017

The 7th Annual Collierville Christmas Concert featuring Memphis Music Export and NBC’s The Voice Alumni, Savannah Brister & her band in the Poplar Sanctuary at 454 W. Poplar Ave. Collierville, TN.


Christmas concert

Saturday, Dec. 16th, 2023, 5:30 PM (EST)

7817 Ruggles Ferry Pike

Strawberry Plains, TN 37924

Stop by for an evening of Christmas Carols to kick off the holiday season.

Carolers will be on the front steps of the church.

Stay in your car or bring a chair, and, of course, feel free to sing at your seat or come up on the steps!

There will be fire pits in the grass to keep us warm and yummy treats!

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Sunday, Dec. 17th, 2023, 4:45-6PM

7820 Walking Horse Cir Germantown, TN 38138

Grace Community Church will be hosting an evening of Christmas caroling at The Village at Germantown retirement community (7820 Walking Horse Cir, Germantown.)

All ages and singing abilities are welcome.

Please attend and help spread Christmas joy and the love of Christ to the residents of this community.


For more information about upcoming events in Tennessee, visit our Tennessee Family Vacation Calendar.


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