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Saturday, May 4, 2019  |  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.  |  Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital  |  FREE ADMISSION & PARKING

Are you expecting a bundle of joy? Are you a brand new parent or having another baby after a bit of a break? Plan now for The Baby Fair at Saint Thomas Midtown taking place Saturday, May 4. It's Nashville Parent's 18th annual — and popular! — event that's all-things-babies.

The Baby Fair features all kinds of interesting and fun goings-on ...

  • Hospital tours every half-hour.
  • Speakers and demonstrations by Saint Thomas/Ascension experts including:
    • Baby Boot Camp
    • Breastfeeding 101
    • Why Go Natural?
  • Meet and interview OB/GYNs and Certified Nurse Midwives
  • Exhibit booths range from safety equipment to baby furniture and accessories.
  • Samples and prize giveaways happen all day long!
  • New and expecting parents can stroll the fair, immersed in the world of babies.

Join Nashville Parent at the stage area for Q & A sessions. Cheer on contestants in the Daddy Diaper Derby; Baby-Time Trivia; Measure-Up-Mommy and other fun games. Visit several booths with products, services and information for new families!

For more information or to reserve a vendor booth for The Baby Fair, call 615-256-2158 or email stewart@daycommedia.com


Unless otherwise noted, events take place on the main stage.

10 a.m. — Welcome / Baby Time Trivia

10 a.m. — Childbirth Education Classes (rotating all day in the classrooms: Baby Basics, Breastfeeding 101, Why Go Natural?)

10:15 a.m. — Demonstration: Pre-Natal Yoga with Blooma Nashville

10:30 a.m. — Tours of birthing center begin (running every half hour; meet at foyer)

10:30 a.m. — Game: Measure Up Mom!

10:45 a.m. — Demonstration: Car Seat Safety by Lisa Hopzapfel with Hope Clinic for Women

11 a.m. — Game: All Rattled Up

11:15 a.m. — Presentation: Safe Sleep by Donna Jean-Jumea, Metro Public Health Department

11:30 a.m. — Game: Daddy Diaper Derby Round 1

11:45 a.m. —  Presentation: Postpartum Success: How to Prepare Your Head & Heart for Life After Baby by Emily Pardy with Ready Nest Counseling

12 p.m. — Game: Baby Food Taste Test

12:15 p.m. — Game: Daddy Diaper Derby Round 2

12:30 p.m. — Presentation: Developing Peaceful Slee by Kelley Thompson, Certified Pediatric Sleep Consultant with Serenity Sleepers

12:45 p.m. —  Game: Daddy Diaper Derby Round 3

1 p.m. — Presentation: Your Birth, Your Way by Stephanie White, Birth Designer with Saint Thomas Women's Care

1:15 p.m. — Presentation: Planning Your Birth Experience

1:30 p.m. — Game: Daddy Diaper Derby Championship Round

1:45 p.m. — Game-: Wheeling Dealing Mom (Let's Make a Deal)

1:55 p.m. — Drawing for Grand Prize Package from USA Baby


Door prizes and giveaways happen through the day.

While you're at the fair, register to win the Grand Prize — a set of nursery furniture from USA BABY & KIDS Furniture Boutique.

Here are some of the vendors and services you will see at The Baby Fair!

Check back as we will add to this list each day as we add vendors to the fair.