What happens when the weather doesn’t agree with your outdoor vacation plans in Sumner County? Look inside for fun! Luckily Sumner County is home to great indoor activities that will create wonderful memories for your family!
1. Energized Family Fun
Sumner County has great family-friendly attractions that the entire group can enjoy!
Adventure Alley in Hendersonville (where the header photo for this blog was taken!) creates a space with lots of options to pass the time including virtual reality games, bowling lanes, an arcade, and laser tag. You can even zip around in go-karts! Prices will vary based on ages and activities. Another great bowling alley with laser tag is Holder Family Fun Center in Gallatin!
Photo courtesy Adventure Alley’s Facebook
Hendersonville Strike & Spare Family Fun Center has bowling along with Circus World, which encompasses a bungee trampoline, Gyro Xtreme, lazer tag, bumper cars, roller skating, and more! When everyone gets hungry you can just move over to Conways Bar & Grill (named for Mr. Conway Twitty, a former Hendersonville resident) inside the facility for some good eats! Prices will vary and there may be age/weight restrictions for some activities.
Photo courtesy of Hendersonville Strike and Spare’s Facebook
All Air Xtreme Trampoline Park in Hendersonville is a place to bounce out all that extra energy! With tons of indoor trampolines and built-in options like basketball, foam pits, and more, there is plenty to jump for joy about! Special themes like Laser Nights are great to keep an eye out for, too! They also have an arcade and massaging chairs for grownups to relax in!
Photo courtesy of All Air Xtreme Trampoline Park’s Facebook
2. See Art for Free
Sumner County has some great, creative spaces that we invite you to explore!
Monthaven Arts & Cultural Center, located in Hendersonville, has rotating exhibits highlighting artists and themes from all over the world. They are open Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10am-5pm, and it is free to visit and view all the amazing art!
Photo courtesty of Monthaven Arts & Cultural Center
3. Get in the Spirits!
If your group is over the age of 21, check out these spots to taste some locally made adult beverages!
Long Hollow Winery‘s selection of wines has match for wine drinkers of all palates and you can try the wines in their large tasting space located off Long Hollow Pike in Goodlettsville. Cheese, jams, dips, and crackers can be purchased as a wonderful accompaniment to the tasting, or purchase a glass or bottle to share with friends! Tasting may include nominal fee depending on how many wines you and/or your group chooses to taste.
Photo courtesy Long Hollow Winery’s Facebook
Half Batch Brewing in Hendersonville opened a public tasting space in 2017 and it’s been a hit! Board games are on-hand for those who like a group challenge, and on selected evenings you can join Trivia Nights for a chance to show off your smarts (and win prizes)! For a nominal fee you can also tour the facility as the brews are made on-site.
Photo courtesy of Sumner County Tourism
4. Movie Day!
Why not take in a new movie to relax during vacation?
Regal Streets of Indian Lake Stadium 16 & IMAX in Hendersonville upgrades guests so they can settle into comfy recliners complete with a button to raise the foot rest and recline the back! They also allow you to reserve your movie seats online for prime picking! There are great shopping and dining establishments surrounding the theater, so it’s a wonderful place to pass the time when the weather doesn’t cooperate!
Photo courtesy of Regal Movies
NCG Cinema Gallatin sells $6 matinee tickets everyday before 6pm, and on Tuesdays most movie tickets are $6 all day long (restrictions may apply). They also show selected movies in 3D and promote their affordable concession goodies…they offer free refills on soft drinks and popcorn!
Photo courtesy NCG Gallatin staff member
5. Take a Class
Learn a new skill in Sumner County that you can take home with you!
Painting with a Twist – Hendersonville‘s calendar is full of opportunities to join a class where you can create a beautiful piece of art as a souvenir! And you can also bring your favorite adult beverages along to class to sip while you create a masterpiece! Check out their calendar of events to see what classes are coming up and you can book online to secure spots! Prices vary depending on class selected.
Photo courtesy of Painting with a Twist’s Facebook
Board & Brush Hendersonville is a great way to make a souvenir that will look perfect in your home! Customized signs are made by guests and groups have a blast creating their own unique looks. Different classes are offered each month on their event calendar or you can book a private class for your group. It’s a great way to make memories and take home a memory that matches your decor!
Photo courtesy of Board & Brush Hendersonville’s Facebook
For more information, please call Sumner County Tourism at (888) 301-7886 or email us at email@example.com.