It’s the one place where Daddys still hold their place at the pinnacle of the family…. Nashville.
From Dolly Parton looking up doey-eyed at her kind-faced Daddy.
To Kenny Rogers fishing and hunting and getting some home-spun philosophy from his.
With Johhny Cash, biting and spitting and brawling with his before hugging it out.
Country Music has always been a safe, homely, old-fashioned throwback.
Where Dancing Dads go to lune-dance and wrap themselves up in fuzzy warm nostalgia.
You’ll see here that I want to get out to Nashville… and so to my hint for Father’s Day for Sunday, June 21.
I should already have been to Nashville already, last year.
But as seems to be the story of my life I was double booked.
I was out instead in South Africa https://www.southafrica.net/uk/en/ What’s new pussycat? when I could have been visiting Keith Urban https://keithurban.net in the Home of Country https://www.visitmusiccity.com
Thankfully the folks from Nashville who took us to see Keith The Country To Country Weekend in Dublin last year haven’t forgotten us.
And they’re giving us the next big thing to being out there – vouchers for when we can get to Nashville.
And you’ll get personalised service from a Nashville Visitor Specialist.
Travel funds can apply to lodging, attraction tickets or bundled hotel packages.
And if you already have a trip planned, check out the Visitor Coupons & Special Offers.
Or check out the Music City Shop to gift authentic Nashville gear.
Pick out a Nashville t-shirt, koozie (stubbie-holder to you and me), hat or a Music City campfire mug.
Visit imogene + willie (I’m not making this up) for the perfect pair of local jeans.
While I’m reliably informed that you should check outHaymakers & Co. for the perfect button down and more.
Elvis and me: At his breakfast bar in Memphis
And what shouts Country more than a button-down shirt.
Personally I browsed Lansky Bros, the tailors to the King on Beale Street, Memphis for mine.
Book your room in Nashville by visiting hotel websites for special deals and offers.
Or purchase a Vacation Package through Visit Music City. Visit And see http://www.visitmusiccity.com/fathers-day-nashville