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Things to Do Around Mt. Juliet

As the days get longer and the weather gets warmer, people start moving around more. Save your vacation days and check out some of the amazing entertainment and recreational opportunities available right here near Mt. Juliet, Tennessee!

Best Things to Do Near Mt. Juliet This Spring

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Long Hunter State Park

Best for: Hiking, kayaking, camping

Located less than 30 miles from downtown Nashville and just a short drive from Rural Hill Farm is Long Hunter State Park. Spread over 2,600 acres, this state park offers more than 20 miles of trails for hikers of all skill levels. In addition to plenty opportunities for self-guided action and adventure, visitors to Long Hunter State Park enjoy a variety of outdoorsy events and activities throughout the year, including guided hikes, kayaking excursions, and more.

Percy Priest Lake

Best for: Camping, fishing, watersports

Percy Priest Lake is a 42-mile-long full recreational lake. Bring your paddleboard, powerboat, canoe, kayak, sailboat, jet ski, and more to enjoy some fun in the sun, out on the water! Camping is available with everything from rustic sites to full RV hookups. The many marinas that surround the lake offer everything from equipment rentals to nighttime entertainment.

Prost & Riot

Best for: Outdoor beer garden, German-style food, craft beer, comedy

Adults looking for a great place to grab a pint need look no further than Prost & Riot. Stop by for a beer or brunch and stay for the rotating entertainment, including live music and stand-up comedy. Stop by in spring to enjoy the weather in the outdoor beer garden.

Cedar Creek Sports Center

Best for: High-energy fun for the whole family

Enjoy a full afternoon of excitement at Cedar Creek Sports Center. Open seven days a week, this sports center features mini golf, golf driving range, batting cages, and go-karts. The facility offers golf, batting, and pitching lessons for those looking to improve their skills with discounted group rates available, making it a great place for a spring birthday party!

Charlie Daniels Park

Best for: Children, families

Charlie Daniels Park, aka Planet Playful, is part of the reason Mt. Juliet has been recognized as an 8-time honored Playful City USA. The park features a variety of activities for children of all ages, as well as a splash pad during the summer months.

There’s never a shortage of activities, events, and festivals around Mt. Juliet thanks to its convenient location near Nashville. Ready to start planning your trip to Mt. Juliet? Start by booking your stay at Rural Hill Farm. With a backdrop of more than 150-acres of serene Mt. Juliet nature, it’s the perfect place to enjoy a peaceful escape this spring.

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