Summer is the time to grab your friends, family or significant other and explore all that Music City has to offer. For fresh ideas on where to go and what to see, check out these 13 Nashville-loving Instagram accounts that have amassed a huge following. Their beautiful photos of Tennessee’s vibrant people and places are sure to inspire you to get out and about (with your iPhone in hand) this season! Did we miss your favorite? Let us know for our next curated guide to the best Instagram accounts in Nashville: [email protected]

Now get ready to read this on your smartphone, as you’ll want to be tapping and following each one of these!

The Best Instagram Accounts in Nashville (for showing off the city, its people, food and surroundings!)


This account features inspiring images from across Tennessee which will fill you with state pride. From adventure shots of the rolling rapids of Rock Island to artistic images from Nashville’s favorite coffee shops, @theonlytennisee curates its Instagram account with high-quality photos of the beautiful Tennessee landscapes, its notable landmarks and its inspiring inhabitants.

Gander at the outstanding beauty and size of this tree from the Collegedale Greenway posted by <a href="" target="_blank">theonlytennisee</a>.

Gander at the outstanding beauty and size of this tree from the Collegedale Greenway posted by @theonlytennisee.


This creative agency is dedicated to capturing the breadth of Nashville’s beauty, from festive images of the city’s impressive Fourth of July fireworks display to resonant shots of Cheekwood‘s shrouded terrace. @nashvillethebeautiful inspires us to revisit the historic buildings that make Music City so unique.

Nashville The Beautiful captures the beauty of Music City's Historic buildings like the Hermitage Hotel.

The grandeur of this hallway in Nashville’s historic Hermitage Hotel is absolutely breathtaking. Image credit: @nashvillethebeautiful


@experiencenash‘s Matt Niehoff has garnered a loyal following for his eclectic shots of Nashville’s colorful cityscape. The images feature everything from popular dishes at the hottest restaurants in town to gorgeous shots of the city skyline. This account shows Nashville’s true flavors!

Expereince Nash reminds us that summer is prime peach season!

Fans went wild over this seasonal shot of fresh goodies from The Peach Truck. Image credit: @experiencenash


No account makes us want to embrace the great outdoors like @nashvilleexplorersclub! Its stunning photography captures the beauty of Middle Tennessee’s scenery, as well as some of its most inspiring architectural features. Take a look at their great work, and you’ll be ready to gear up for adventure!

Nashville Explorers Club posted this amazing shot from The Great Smokey Mountains!

Travel to new heights by following @nashvilleexplorersclub. This shot was taken at the Chimney Tops in The Great Smoky Mountains.


The food photography trend on social media has been mastered by @nashvillefoodfan. Locals and tourists alike go wild for the mouthwatering photos of the city’s growing culinary scene. This simple, but telling, shot of a classic glazed confection from Nashville’s iconic Fox’s Donut Den scored major likes.

Nashville Food Fan mades our mouths water with this shot from Fox's Donut Den.

Don’t follow @nashvillefoodfan if you are trying to diet … their sensational photos, like this from the beloved Donut Den, really rev up the appetite!


Presented by the Nashville Convention Center and Visitors Corp, @visitmusiccity is not only a great account for tourists, but it also gives locals ideas for activities around town. They keep their Instagram feed updated with citywide happenings, including live downtown concerts, sporting events and festivals.

Visit Music City makes locals and tourists alike excited to explore Nashville.

Crowds gathered for Nashville’s impressive downtown fireworks display, captured and posted on Instagram by @visitmusiccity.


Local photographer Abigail Lauren paints a unique view of Nashville’s natives. Focusing on faces from Nashville, Franklin, Chattanooga and the surrounding areas, @portraitnextdoor sheds light onto the lives of the people we pass each day.

@portraitnextdoor captures the lives of those who we pass each day.

Duane and Deed Eddy, two world-renowned country musicians, are captured here by Abigail Lauren at a live gig in Franklin, TN. Image credit: @portraitnextdoor


Self-dubbed @thenewgirlinnashville, Kathleen Clipper is a Nashville transplant who relishes good food, great music, inventive architecture and cool clothing. Her Instagram account reveals Music City through the eyes of a creative on the hunt for the next great find.

The New Girl in Nashville is an Instagramer that posts beautiful shots of food, fashion and decor.

Kathleen Clipper of @thenewgirlinnashville finds inspiration at the hip coffee shop Barista Parlor.


Nashville is given a peculiar, but resonant, voice through the lens of professional photographer Tom Frundle. His Instagram account, @nashville_photog, is decorated with incredible black-and-white, as well as color, photographs of unassuming people and places. He transforms shots of everyday life into memorable moments.

Nashville_photog captures resonant pictures of Nashville's people and places.

A haunting cowboy persona is captured on lower Broadway by popular Instagrammer Tom Frundle of @nashville_photog.


This Nashville-based clothing and lifestyle brand showcases gorgeous photos on its Instagram feed that spotlight some of the city’s best-kept secrets. From artistic snapshots through the window of a historic home to the latest food and home decor trends, there is always something luscious to behold from @heywanderer.

Hey Wanderer is a Nashville-based clothing and lifestyle brand with a great Instagram Feed.

@heywanderer, a Nashville-based clothing and lifestyle brand, showcases its hip, locally made goodies on its Instagram feed.


@ediblenashville is the Instagram account of Edible Nashville, a newly launched food magazine that explores Nashville’s vibrant food scene. Spotlighting farmers, Southern artisans, producers, local chefs and restaurants, this colorful publication emphasizes food as an integral part of community. And their Instagram feed is just as beautiful as the print publication, offering a visual treat for all foodies!

Edible Nash featured this seasonal plate from Miel Restaurant.

This gorgeous photo, posted by @ediblenash, was taken at Miel, a fantastic local restaurant that sources its produce and meat from nearby farms.


This is the official Instagram page for the city of Nashville. Always featuring great skyline shots of the city, @nashvilletn is known for having fantastic photos of holidays and celebrations, as well as pics of favorite local restaurants, sporting events and Nashville’s most notable natural and architectural features.

Sounds Stadium

This impressive shot of the new Sounds stadium scored major likes from local fans! Image credit | @nashvilletn


Nashville’s music scene is so much more than sold-out arenas at Bridgestone. Larry Kloess of @causeascenenash peppers our days with fabulous reminders of just how talented this city is. Cause A Scene is one of Nashville’s most-loved concert series, held in venues as intimate as someone’s living room or art studio. Peek into this fabulousness through his Instagram account and then follow his blog for upcoming “secret shows” and monthly playlists.

Captured on @causeascenenash, this photo is from a recent secret concert.

Captured on @causeascenenash, this photo is from a recent secret show.


#14 (if you are counting!) While you’re adding these great Instagrammers to your following list, make sure you follow us on Instagram as well @styleblueprintnville! We post our favorite things from around our great city each and every day!

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