The Nashville Show  Known for Years as the Tailgate and Music Valley Shows respectively!

For over 30 years, the Nashville Tailgate Show & Traditional Folk Art Show has celebrated our collective material cultural heritage. It is a rich tradition of being one of the country's most celebrated antiques events and along with traditional Folk Art, holds a special place in the hearts of many who love Americana, folk art and many related categories.

Tennessee State Fair Grounds - February 15th - 17th, 2018

New This Year - Traditional Artisan Section

American Folk Art

The Nashville Traditional Artisan Show will be a new addition to the "Tailgate Music Valley Antiques Show".  Juried, traditional American craftsmen!  Our traditional artists have been featured in magazines, books, and nationally know museums.

Meet Our Traditional Artist

The Nashville Traditional Artisan section of Tailgate Show features some of the top American Folk Artists.  Most of our artists have over 30 years of experience in their field.  Traditional reproduction artists to antiques, you can't go wrong.

Nashville Traditional Artisan Show - Dan & Marlene CobleGreat Traditional Art

The Traditional Artisans have setup a ARTISAN GALLERY that will preview some of the amazing traditional folk art that will be presented at the show!  Don't miss these unique handcrafted pieces of American Folk Art.  Just click on the gallery image to learn more about the artist.

The Nashville Show

Over 140 of America's favorite antique dealers and reproduction folk art have saved their best merchandise to put on their best displays for customers from all parts of the country. Decorators, antiques dealers, home decorators, collectors, and novices alike will be thrilled with the treasures they find at the The Nashville Show.

Antiques

Over 140 of America's favorite dealers have saved their best merchandise to put on their best displays for customers from all parts of the country. Decorators, antiques dealers, home decorators, collectors, and novices alike will be thrilled with the treasures they find at the The Nashville Show.

Vintage Market Place

The Vintage Marketplace was introduced in 2011 with the purpose of tapping into the enthusiasm of a new generation of vendors & customers.  Their emerging creativity and the desire to find new ways to interpret vintage & antique has been a breath of fresh air.  

Admission & Time

Show Hours
Thursday
Early Bird 9 a.m.-noon $25
Includes Readmission for 3 Days
General Admission
Thursday noon-5 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission $12

The Fairgrounds Nashville
625 Smith Ave
Nashville, TN 37203