Nashville Drum Show

Nashville Drum Show Modern Drummer

Part industry trade show, part swap meet, part flea market and part entertainment event…

The Nashville Drum Show features exhibits by vintage drum collectors and dealers, custom drum builders, retail drum shops, music stores, drum parts wholesalers, and major drum, cymbal, and percussion accessory manufacturers from around the world.

Performances by:

Steely Dan’s Keith Carlock with Wayne Krantz and Nate Wood.
Poco – Country Rock Pioneers
The Midnight Riders – premier Allman Brothers Tribute Band
Bob Harsen Band – sponsored by Amedia Cymbals
Special Exhibits and Events
The Drum Set Solo Contest – Open to the public.
The Jam Session Stage – Sit in with the band. Anyone can sit in with some of Nashville’s finest pro musicians.
Snare Drum Olympics – International showcase for the best snare drums in the world. Cast your ballot for the winner.
The Vintage Drum Museum – From Revolutionary War drums to the first drum sets, a great collection of drumming history.

Daily Admission – $15 for adults, $5 for children 5 – 12, children under 5 free. Includes evening performances.

Reserved Seating – $30 for admission and reserved front seating for the evening performances.

VIP Pass – $75 admission for both days, reserved seats and all access pass during exhibitor set-up on Friday.

September 29 & 30 at the Nashville Fairgrounds. Visit: for more information and to purchase tickets.