PLAY VIDEO Share a picture on Instagram using #madeintn. LEVITT SHELL Known as the spot where Elvis Presley performed his first rock ‘n’ roll concert, this outdoor amphitheater in Memphis has a long history of hosting musical greats. Today, it hosts more than 50 free concerts, films and events every year. BLOOMIN’ BARBEQUE & BLUEGRASS This free annual festival in Sevierville features live concerts, a highly anticipated barbecue competition, the Mountain Soul Vocal Competition, arts and crafts, kids’ activities and much more. WEST TENNESSEE DELTA HERITAGE CENTER Featuring the home of blues pioneer “Sleepy” John Estes and the childhood school of “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” Tina Turner, this museum in Brownsville is a mustvisit for music fans. COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM Called the “Smithsonian of country music” due to its vast collection and unparalleled exhibits, this state-of-the-art country music museum in Nashville celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. PILGRIMAGE MUSIC & CULTURAL FESTIVAL Rock ‘n’ roll, jazz, bluegrass, alt-country, gospel—it’s all here at this diverse music festival in Franklin, where artists have been known to pair up for special one-time collaborations onstage.
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