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Parks and Recreation

Shelby Golf Course

Shelby Golf Course Aerial ViewLocated in Historic East Nashville, Shelby Golf Course opened in 1924. It has the distinction of being the first municipal golf course in Nashville. The eighteen-hole course is located in beautiful Shelby Park and incorporates rolling hills and picturesque landscape into your golfing experience. New bermuda tif dwarf greens were planted in April of 2006. All skill levels can enjoy a round at Shelby. The course has been host to the School Days Junior Golf Tournament, which is the longest running golf tournament in the state of Tennessee. Golfers will meet friendly faces and have a wonderful playing experience at Shelby Golf Course.

Rates and Fees
Rates 9-Holes 18-Holes
 Weekday Green Fee $ 8.00 $16.00
 Weekend Green Fee $ 8.00 $16.00
 Riding Cart $ 6.00 $12.00
Other Fees
Rental Type Fee
 Private Cart Fee $10.00
 Pull Carts $ 2.50
 Rental Clubs $12.00

Reserve a Tee Time

  • Call 615-862-8474.
  • Tee time reservations are available up to 7 days in advance, and may be made in person or over the phone.
  • Tee times are recommended, but not required.
  • Walk-in play is welcome, and will be accommodated based on availability.
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Daryl Edens, Manager
Shelby Golf Course
2021 Fatherland Street
Nashville, TN 37206


Current Operating Hours:

Mondays from 8:30am-Dark
Tuesdays from 8:30am-Dark
Wednesdays from 8:30am-Dark
Thursdays from 8:30am-Dark
Fridays from 8:30am-Dark
Saturdays from 8:30am-Dark
Sundays from 8:30am-Dark