FranklinIs Connected

Family Fun

Family Fun

Please see the FranklinIs Calendar for upcoming kids events, kids activities and family events Franklin, TN and Brentwood, TN


Things to Do in Franklin, TN, Brentwood, TN & Nashville, TN


Tennessee State Parks

Headquarters: 401 Church Street

Nashville, TN 37243


Grab the family and head off to one of Tennessee’s 54 scenic parks. Whether you camp out in the woods, rent a cabin, or just go for a fun day hike, nature’s never been more exciting.

Check out our “Hike Around Town” article for more great ways to enjoy nature!


Nashville Shores

4001 Bell Rd.

Hermitage, TN 37067


Nashville, TN”s #1 water park, Nashville Shores is the place to go for water slides, beaches, pools, volleyball, mini-golf and lots more kids activities and family fun! Visitors play in the lagoon, slide down water flumes, ride on zip lines or rent boats on the lake. Nashville Shores Waterpark features more than 1 million gallons of summer fun including thrilling slides, a wave pool, lazy river, pools, a beautiful beach, lake cruises and more family-friendly attractions.


SOAR Adventure Tower

3794 Carothers Pkwy.

Franklin, TN 37067


SOAR Adventure Tower is the ideal destination for your next adventure. 4 levels and over 110 climbing elements that will challenge kids and adults both mentally and physically.  The Adventure park also offers an outdoor miniature golf course with a Nashville, TN, Music City theme!



1735 Galleria Blvd. #2

Franklin, TN 37067


A great place to take kids in Franklin, TN! Indoor trampoline park. Great for birthday parties,  group events and activities and kids events. Looking for a unique and fun activity for your next group or corporate event? Look no further than jumpstreet®, your day time, night time, any time, fun place. Boasting over 20,000 square feet of wall to wall trampolines, trampoline dodge ball and other unique and fun activities, jumpstreet®, in Franklin, TN is the perfect place to “Come Bounce Off Our Walls”!


Glow Galaxy

121 Seaboard Ln.

Franklin, TN 37067


Glow Galaxy specializes in providing memorable birthday parties that are unlike any other. Glow in the dark party extravaganza. Glow in the dark play area, inflatables and more! Glow Galaxy offers a variety of activities in their glow in the dark play arena to ensure that guests don’t tire of the activities. They have an 11 hole mini golf course that is suitable for beginners, yet challenging enough to keep the old pros interested.


Monkey Joe’s – Cool Springs

1648 Westgate Circle

Brentwood, TN 37027


Indoor play spaces for children including inflatables, arcade games, slides, activities and concessions. A great place for things to do in Brentwood, TN. Monkey Joe’s is the obvious choice for active kids and savvy parents looking for healthy fun rain or shine. They are a premier birthday party location for Franklin, Brentwood, Cool Springs and all of Williamson County, TN.  Open for walk-in play every day.


Climb Nashville

121 Seaboard Ln. #10

Franklin, TN 37067


This indoor rock climbing gym is fun and exciting for all ages and abilities.


Hard Knocks

Laser Tag Center

1113 Murfreesboro Rd. #256

Franklin, TN 337064


Beyond laser tag – your indoor war. Activities for kids and adults! Urban-themed indoor laser tag facility featuring combat simulation games with realistic weaponry.  Walk-ins welcome – no reservations needed! Because Hard Knock’s brand of combat is non-projectile and pain-free, it’s perfect for everyone, females, males, and youths of all age groups.


Franklin Family Entertainment Center

1200 Lakeview Drive

Franklin, TN 37064


Bowling alleys, arcades, pool tables, and food are just the beginning at this family fun entertainment center. Something for everyone! Franklin Family Entertainment Center Is Your Home For Family Fun In Franklin, TN. At Franklin Family Entertainment Center they have great Kids Birthday Party Packages available or they’ll customize a birthday party package for your child. 


Movies in the Park

Come enjoy kid-friendly movies and a relaxing environment. Go ahead and bring the whole family to this favorite outdoor summer event!

For more information and many more events, please visit the FranklinIS Calendar.


Above All Extreme Air Sports

1647 Mallory Ln.

Brentwood, TN 37027


Defy gravity at Above All. Over 10,000 square feet of connected, world-class trampolines in a 23,000 sq. ft. facility. wall trampolines, launching decks and a few surprises up in the ceiling to test your vertical. If your kids (6 and under) are ready to Dominate the Park without bigger kids around….YOU MUST check-out KidJump. Every Mon-Sat  (9am-10am) is exclusively for parents and children! 


Brentwood Skate Center

402 Wilson Pike Cir.

Brentwood, TN 37027


Roller rink featuring a snack bar, a video arcade, DJs, LED light effects & various events. Brentwood Skate Center is the place to go for fun and exercise. Weekday and weekend skating sessions and awesome skating parties. Holiday events too! Not only do your favorite skating families & friends enjoy fun times at Brentwood Skate Center, so do many celebrities – Alison Krauss and Miley Cyrus are but two examples.  


Pump It Up of Brentwood, TN

7104 Crossroads Blvd.., Suite 128

Brentwood, TN 37027


Surrounded by jump tents and other inflatables, kids of all ages can have a blast. Ideal for groups and parties. Also has “open” jump times.  Kids birthday parties, group events and more! Pump It Up of Cool Springs opened in June 2004 and has been the leading provider of children’s party events for almost 10 years.  They are an 8 time winner of the Best Away From Home Party as voted by Nashville and Williamson Parent and a two year winner of a Franklin Sizzle Award.  


Chuck E. Cheese

3073 Mallory Ln.

Franklin, TN 37067


The classic kids funhouse! Games, pizza and playgrounds abound this high energy destination. Ideal for birthday parties and special treats! Chuck E. Cheese’s is a chain of American family entertainment centers and restaurants.  


Goofballs Family Fun Center

1113 Murfreesboro Rd. #360

Franklin, TN 37064


Huge indoor play center with bumper cars, bowling, laser tag, Wii games and climbing equipment. Full of fun activities for kids! Their Franklin, TN facility offers exciting activities for the entire family! Goofballs Family Fun Center – middle Tennessee’s coolest family entertainment center packed with 12,000 square feet of indoor fun!


The Monkey’s Treehouse – Cool Springs 

91 Seaboard Ln. #103

Brentwood, TN 37027


The ultimate indoor playground in Brentwood, TN, for children ages zero to 8. Perfect for casual playdates, planned birthday parties and other special celebrations. Explore, climb and slide! The Monkey’s Treehouse is the perfect place to plan your child’s next birthday! 


Sky Zone

1113 Murfreesboro Road

Suite 254

Franklin, TN 37064


Indoor trampoline park in Franklin, featuring freestyle bouncing, dodgeball, fitness programs and more. Sky Zone is a chain of indoor trampoline parks. Whether it’s a birthday party, an afternoon pickup game of Ultimate Dodgeball, a charity event, or just a day out with the family, Sky Zone is a place to gather with friends, family, and your community.


Adventure Science Center

800 Fort Negley Blvd.

Nashville, TN 37203


Adventure Science Center is a non-profit science museum for children located in Nashville, Tennessee. A science museum for children of all ages. State-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium, hands-on, interactive, science exhibits, activities and more!  Their mission is to open every mind to the wonders of science and technology, fostering a better understanding of ourselves and the world around us.


Dave and Busters

540 Opry Mills Drive

Nashville, TN 37214


Family-friendly chain offering sports-bar style setting for American food and arcade games in Nashville, TN. Dave & Buster’s mission is to create their Guest’s first choice for frequent fun through the best combination of the latest and greatest games, ultimate sports-viewing, extraordinary food and remarkable drinks.


For more on kids activities, fun family events and things to do in Franklin, TN and Brentwood, TN, please see the FranklinIs Calendar.