Nashville's sports and recreation options create a ideal environment for fun. With professional football, hockey and baseball teams, fishing and hunting opportunities, several parks and growing greenways, there's lots to see and do in the area.
The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is a nonprofit art-exhibition center dedicated to presenting fine visual art from local, state and regional artists, as well as major U.S. and international exhibitions.
Nashville is Music City, but it's also the health-care capital of the U.S., home to some 300 health-related companies. The city has more than two dozen higher education institutions including the renowned Vanderbilt University. Professional sports teams play in the heart of the downtown. The vibrant economy also draws young professionals downtown – one reason the city ranked number three on Kiplinger’s Top 10 Best Value Cities.