soundBox live concerts


Choose from a spectacular, fulldome show in state-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium; hands-on, interactive exhibits; or one of our award-winning programs like daily Science Live! demonstrations, 3D printing workshops, summer camps and more!

  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

 We are open Thursdays - Mondays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., allowing limited guests enter the museum per hour. We strongly encourage buying your tickets in advance.
We will be closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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SoundBox Live Concerts


Introducing soundBox Live concerts!

Adventure Science Center wouldn't be Music City's science museum without some music!

We are proud to announce new music events for 2020 at ASC. From after-hours adult concerts to family-friendly free events, we will be bringing you a wide variety of music from some amazing partners!

January performances


Thursday, January 30 - 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund Present: John Rodrigue (drum kit with cymbals and small percussion instruments)

Friday, January 31 - 10:30 a.m.

National Museum of African American Music presents: “From Nothing to Something” - This series is designed to educate youth and adults about how people of different cultures created instruments with limited resources by memory. Replicas of these instruments were literally made out nothing (household items or natural materials) and were used to create something wonderful – music.


February performances

Saturday, February 1 – 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Pencil drawing with Beck York: Nashville based, Western abstract pop artist, Beck York will bring his unique talents to the Innovation Incubator for a hands on, live demo. Beck will explore pencil and charcoal techniques.

Wednesday, February 5 – 10:30 a.m.

National Museum of African American Music Presents: From Nothing to Something (instrument presentation/demonstration)

Friday, February 7 – 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund present: Kyle Everson on steel guitar

Thursday, February 13 – 11 a.m.

Kaylina Madison Crawley and Piano Students from the music department at Tennessee State University

Friday, February 14 - 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund present: Joe Turley on piano

Saturday, February 15 – 11 a.m.

The Nashville Symphony's Accelerando initiative is an intensive music education program designed to prepare gifted young students of diverse ethnic backgrounds for pursuing music at the collegiate level and beyond.

Thursday, February 20 – 10:30 a.m.

Group percussion with Linda Rose influenced by African instrumentation and rhythms. Rose incorporates the African gyil (xylophone) and hand percussion instruments from around the world for kids to play.

Friday, February 21- 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund present: Tiger Fitzhugh on guitar and ukulele

Saturday, February 22 – 10 a.m.

Imagine, explore and create a take home art project with Little Art House in the Innovation Incubator.

Wednesday, February 26 – 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund present: Tom Hurst on steel drums

Thursday, February 27 – 11 a.m.

“Let’s Write a Song” presented by Belmont University. Dakota Crespo and Rachel Gore from the Songwriting program at Belmont University’s Curb College of Music will educate and inspire songwriters of all ages to learn more about songwriting and explore your own creativity.