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03/26/2017

Ryman Community Appreciation Day

On Sunday, March 26, Tennessee residents are invited to celebrate the

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Mon03/27/2017

Acme Unplugged

Muscle Shoals Legends Edition

WHAT: Join Acme and The Wrangler Network for Acme Unplugged:

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Tue03/28/2017

Guest Chef Dinner at The 404 Kitchen

On Tuesday, March 28, chef Matt Bolus of The 404 Kitchen in Nashville

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Wed03/29/2017

The Flaming Lips

Three-time Grammy-Award winners, The Flaming Lips are one of the most

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Thu03/30/2017

Biscuits and Brews

at Holler & Dash

Holler & Dash in Brentwood is celebrating the happiest of hours with

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Monday

10
April

Friends & Fashion




This year marks the 27th annual Friends & Fashion luncheon and fashion show supporting Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. The afternoon includes shopping, an auction, a luncheon, and a fashion show debuting spring trends by Belk. Professional models will showcase Belk's … More

Tuesday

18
April

Waiting for Wishes Celebrity Waiters Dinner




This year marks the 16th annual Waiting for Wishes Celebrity Waiters Dinner hosted by the Kevin Carter Foundation. The Kevin Carter Foundation is dedicated to enriching the lives of children by focusing on youth and character development. Kevin Carter founded the star-strudded event in … More

Tuesday

18
April

Nashville Symphony Fashion Show




One of Nashville's leading runway shows, presented through a partnership between the Symphony and Gus Mayer of Nashville, the Nashville Symphony Fashion Show will take place on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Schermerhorn Symphony Center with entertainment by Kelsea Ballerini and former Miss Tennessee … More

Thursday

20
April

Nashville Film Festival 2017




Nashville Film Festival 2017 brings the world to Nashville to celebrate innovation, music and the many voices of the human spirit through the art of film. The festival lasts from April 20-29 with specific times and prices still to be determined. … More

Thursday

20
April

Battle of the Burger




Nashville Lifestyles' 4th Annual Battle of the Burger Thursday, April 20, 2017 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Pine Street in the Gulch Who will be deemed the 2017 Burger Champion? Your favorite restaurants will battle it out in a live cooking competition—come out and sample each burger to … More

Sunday

23
April

Downtown Home Tour




Do you want to check out unique and livable residential spaces? Are you interested in learning about the downtown lifestyle? Do you enjoy exploring new decor ideas? Are you looking for a place to purchase or rent? This home tour is for you! The Nashville Downtown Partnership's 14th Annual Downtown … More

Saturday

06
May

Derby Day




Join Bridges for their 4th Annual Music City Derby Day, as we recreate the magic of Churchill Downs and raise money for programs and services that support and empower the Deaf and hard of hearing in Middle Tennessee. … More

Thursday

11
May

Savor Nashville Celebrity Chef Dinner




Savor Nashville — Celebrity Chef Dinner 2017 In conjunction with the James Beard Foundation Celebrity Chef Tour   Thursday, May 11, 2017 at The Hutton Hotel 6 p.m. — Cocktail reception 7 p.m. — Seated six-course dinner FEATURING: Host Chef: Kerri Roach, 1808 … More

Saturday

13
May

Iroquois Steeplechase




The Iroquois Steeplechase has been Nashville's rite of spring since 1941, attracting more than 25,000 spectators annually to watch the besthorses and riders in the world race over hurdles and timber on a manicured turf track.  Held the second Saturday of each May at Percy Warner Park, this … More

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Sunday

26
March

Ryman Community Appreciation Day




On Sunday, March 26, Tennessee residents are invited to celebrate the Ryman Auditorium’s 125th anniversary with a daytime tour experience free of charge as part of a Community Appreciation Day sponsored by Ryman partners Nissan and SunTrust Bank, as originally reported by The Tennessean. Complimentary … More

Sunday

26
March

Peter Frampton Raw




Peter Frampton – one of rock music’s most celebrated artists and the man who pioneered the innovative “Talkbox” guitar sound – makes his first-ever appearance at the Schermerhorn. Over the course of a career spanning 45 years, this GRAMMY® winner and Musicians Hall … More

Monday

27
March

Acme Unplugged




WHAT: Join Acme and The Wrangler Network for Acme Unplugged: a unique night of live music from Nashville’s finest singers and songwriters, hosted by Acme Feed & Seed and streamed online at WranglerNetwork.com, as well as on Acme Radio via AcmeRadioLive.com. March’s Acme Unplugged … More

Tuesday

28
March

Guest Chef Dinner at The 404 Kitchen




On Tuesday, March 28, chef Matt Bolus of The 404 Kitchen in Nashville will welcome chef Justin Burdett of Local Provisions in Asheville, N.C., for a Whistle Pig Dinner. Each of the five courses will be paired with a complementary whiskey, three of which have never before been available in Tennessee. When: … More

Wednesday

29
March

Jersey Mike's Day of Giving




Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is joining forces with 31 Jersey Mike’s Subs restaurants throughout the Nashville area for the 7th Annual March “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. During the month of March, customers can make a donation to Monroe Carell … More

Wednesday

29
March

Couture Construction




Join us for the fifth annual Couture Construction event benefitting Women Build on March 29. We are thrilled to announce the event will be the VIP party prior to the Grand Opening celebration of Dillard's, The Mall at Green Hills.   … More

Wednesday

29
March

The Rides




The Rides will be performing live at the Ryman Auditorium, featuring Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg with special guest Los Lobos on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now. … More

Wednesday

29
March

The Flaming Lips




Three-time Grammy-Award winners, The Flaming Lips are one of the most enduring, influential, unpredictable, and universally respected bands of their generation. Led by Wayne Coyne, The Flaming Lips is considered the ultimate live attraction and a life-affirming festival band which continues to dazzle … More

Thursday

30
March

Nashville Elvis Festival




Elvis fans from all over the country will be traveling to the Nashville area for the inaugural Nashville Elvis Festival, which will take place March 30-April 2 in historic downtown Franklin. The Franklin Theatre will serve as the host venue with additional events scheduled at Grays on Main and Paragon … More

Thursday

30
March

Southern Women’s Show 2017




The Southern Women’s Show in Nashville is the largest four-day event for women in middle Tennessee that hosts over 550 companies featuring one-of-a-kind shopping. Plus enjoy fabulous fashion shows, cooking demonstrations and how-to workshops. Meet Olympic Gold Medalist and Dancing with the Stars … More

Thursday

30
March

Biscuits and Brews




Holler & Dash in Brentwood is celebrating the happiest of hours with Biscuits and Brews on Thursday, March 30 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. For $20, you get: - 1 Holler & Dash Tasting Glass - 3 Tickets for Biscuit Samples - 3 Tickets for Beer/Wine Tickets are available upon arrival. … More

Friday

31
March

Will & Ivey Pop-Up Shop




Will & Ivey Pop-Up shop at ExVoto Vintage! Shop modern, European-inspired baby and children's clothing, featuring prosecco, small bites, door prizes, giveaways, and more. … More

Friday

31
March

Wine Festival & Tasting




Join the Nashville Predators Foundation for the 12th annual Wine Festival & Tasting on March 31 over the ice at Bridgestone Arena. The festivities run from 6 - 10 p.m., and tickets are $75 per person (GA tickets will be available at the door for $100). The festival will feature more than 200 high-end … More

Friday

31
March

Guerrero Conducts Bernstein




Frustrated with being pigeonholed as the composer of West Side Story, Leonard Bernstein wrote Serenade as a “serious” concert piece, but this vibrant, energetic work still crackles with his jazzy, distinctly American style. Dazzling violinist Anne … More

Friday

31
March

Inebriated Shakespeare




Watch seven serious Shakespearean actors get drink while trying to act their way through an abbreviated version of Wild Card Production’s “Much Ado About Nothing.” The audience can purchase shots for the performers throughout the show, so bring cash for shot donations. The event is … More

Saturday

01
April

Richland Creek Run & Walk




Register now for the Richland Creek Run & Walk! The 5 mile race will take place on Saturday, April 1, 2017. Net proceeds from this event benefit Greenways for Nashville.    The run will begin at 8 a.m. outside of the Cohn Adult Learning Center, 4805 Park Avenue, and wind through … More

Saturday

01
April

Artist-in-Residence Crystal Wagner




Crystal Wagner, is Cheekwood's 2017 Martin Shallenberger Artist-in-Residence. She will be onsite working in the month of March, with her exhibition on view April 1 - June 25. Artist Lecture Saturday, March 25 | 11 a.m. Potter Room Crystal Wagner will discuss her process and showcase  past … More

Saturday

01
April

Native Plant Sale




Saturday, April 1 | 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Botanic Hall Cheekwood hosts the annual Native Plant Sale. Arrive early for the best selection, as perennial favorites will sell out fast such as trilliums, Virginia bluebells and celandine poppies. Sponsored by The Garden Club of Nashville.   … More

Saturday

01
April

Alabama Chanin pop-up shop




Steluta will host a week-long Alabama Chanin pop-up shop, April 1-8, 2017, offering a rare opportunity to shop the brand's lifestyle items and clothing. Natalie Chanin, founder of the fashion and lifestyle company, will be on hand Friday evening, April 7 (5-7 p.m.) for a reception in her honor. … More

Saturday

01
April

Edgehill Rocks




Edgehill Rocks is a one-day outdoor music and food celebration located in historic Edgehill. The event is a benefit for the Organized Neighbors of Edgehill, a not-for-profit group working for over 45 years to assist the diverse people of the Edgehill neighborhood. The event will take place on … More

Saturday

01
April

Relay Live




American Cancer Society's 2nd Annual Music Festival RelayLIVE is the American Cancer Society's pilot music festival fighting cancer at every stage. On April 1, 2017, a great lineup of artists will play throughout the day as part of this community, fundraising event. Hear from Zack Dyer, … More

Saturday

01
April

Make the Magic




Camp Kesem at Vanderbilt hosts its annual Make the Magic fundraiser on April 1, 2017 at the University Club of Nashville. The one week, entirely student run, summer camp is specifically for children whose parents have or have had cancer. This event is the largest fundraising effort of 2017, all the … More

Saturday

01
April

Big Yellow Bird Bash




Nashville Public Television hosts its sixth annual Big Yellow Bird Bash on Friday, April 1. The event takes place at Houston Station and is for fans and supporters of Nashville Public Television, especially those who grew up watching programs like “Sesame Street” and are now raising children … More

Saturday

01
April

The Iris Ball




The inaugural Iris Ball will take place on April 1 at The Rosewall. The evening will bring friends and family together to celebrate Nashville while raising funds and awareness for Purple Heart Homes, a national charity seeking to begin operations in Middle Tennessee. The Iris Ball was created … More

Sunday

02
April

Musical Roots: Drink, Dine & Shine




Join Shakti Power Yoga and Small World Yoga at Acme Feed & Seed's The Hatchery for a night to benefit Africa Yoga Project. The proceeds from this evening will directly benefit Africa Yoga Project's mission to educate, empower, elevate, and expand employability with youth in Africa using … More

Sunday

02
April

Brahms v. Radiohead




The Nashville Symphony presents special event, Brahms v. Radiohead – A Symphonic Mash-Up Experience on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. The show will be held at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center for a night of unique music and cultural enrichment. Starting at 6:30 p.m., come early for … More

Sunday

02
April

Under the Streetlamp




Under the Streetlamp, featuring former cast members of Broadway’s Jersey Boys are set to perform classic hits at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Sunday, April 2. … More

Monday

03
April

Girl Scout Cookies & Wine Pairing




After both March 28 classes sold out, City Winery has opened a third Girl Scouts Cookies & Wine Pairing Party on April 3. Join City Winery Nashville Beverage Director and Sommelier Jenelle Engleson for a night filled with both your childhood and adult favorites: Girl Scout cookies and wine! Enjoy … More

Tuesday

04
April

Reaching New Heights




The annual Reaching New Heights Luncheon to benefit nonprofit Cumberland Heights will be Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at Nashville’s Hillwood Country Club. This year’s guest speaker is Jeannette Walls, author of The Glass Castle. This popular women’s event is a critical … More

Wednesday

05
April

Feed the Children Dinner




HOST CHEFS: Johnathan Waxman Owner, Adele's Travis McShane Executive Chef, Adele's GUEST CHEFS: Kaelin Ulrich Trilling Executive Chef, Bajo Sexto Taco Lounge Nathan Duensing Executive Chef, Marsh House CELEBRITY AUCTIONEER: Billy Harris Established in 1979, Feed the … More

Wednesday

05
April

Tiempo Libre




Three-time Grammy-nominated Cuban music group Tiempo Libre performs Wednesday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center- Polk Theater. The evening will feature an irresistible and dance-inducing mix of jazz harmonies, contemporary sonorities and seductive Latin rhythms.  … More

Wednesday

05
April

Gladys Knight In Concert




The legendary “Empress of Soul” has defined artistry, class and beauty for more than 50 years, first as leader of Gladys Knight & the Pips and later as a solo artist and star of film and TV. This Rock & Roll Hall of Famer returns to the Schermerhorn Wednesday, April 5, 2017 … More

Thursday

06
April

Ylang 23 at H. Audrey




Join Dallas-based Ylang 23 at H. Audrey for its first-ever jewelry pop-up in Music City! The jewelry experts from Ylang 23 will be at H. Audrey from April 6 - 8 during Nashville Fashion Week. Swing by to shop jewelry brands like Jennifer Meyer, Marla Aaron, Cathy Waterman, … More

Thursday

06
April

The Bug Ball




The Theater Bug, a Nashville-based children’s theater company will host their annual Bug Ball fundraiser on April 6 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Pavilion East.  The benefit dinner will be hosted by HGTV’s Property Brothers, Drew and Jonathan Scott.  $1000 for a table of 8&nb… More

Thursday

06
April

Craftmasters




The much-anticipated Craftmasters series is returning to Homestead Manor's newly renovated event barn on April 6 from 6 to 8:45 p.m! The series—entering its second year—pairs the restaurant's chefs with a local distillery, brewery or vineyard to create craft product-inspired menus … More

Thursday

06
April

Matthew Morrison




Star of TV's Glee and numerous hit Broadway shows – including Hairspray, South Pacific and Footloose – Matthew Morrison is the consummate entertainer, with a magnetic stage presence and a stellar voice to match. Enjoy these classic tunes … More

Friday

07
April

Disenchanted!




The popular Off-Broadway hit musical “Disenchanted!,” will be coming to Nashville's James K. Polk Theater this spring, and bringing some of your most beloved princesses with them for a hilarious twist on Disney's classic fairy tales. Prepare to be disenchanted and come see these … More

Friday

07
April

Nashville's Top 30 Under 30




The 8th annual Nashville’s Top 30 Under 30 event is one of the most unique events in Nashville. Thirty remarkable men and women are recognized for their professional accomplishments, their commitment to giving back, and their fundraising efforts for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. These leaders … More

Friday

07
April

Nashville Japanese Film Festival




The Nashville Japanese Film Festival is proud to once again spotlight the art of Japanese cinema, with a compelling line-up for its fourth annual event, screening Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 7-9, at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film.   The five-film schedule includes two FREE … More

Friday

07
April

Serafin String Quartet




The Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University will present Serafin String Quartet and Blair String Quartet in a joint performance on April 7, 2017 at 8 p.m. The collaborative performance is part of an exchange partnership between the two Quartets and culminates a week of master classes led by … More

Saturday

08
April

Nashville 2017 Cherry Blossom Festival




The Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival is a free, family-friendly celebration of spring and Japanese culture on the front lawn of the Metro Courthouse at Nashville Public Square. The festival begins at 9 a.m. with the Cherry Blossom Walk, hosted by Sister Cities of Nashville. Festival highlights include … More

Saturday

08
April

Perennial Plant Society Sale




Plant Sale More plants than ever! Over 450 varieties of plants for gardens big and small. Through its monthly plant swaps and its huge spring plant sale, the Perennial Plant Society serves as a major resource for any home gardener looking for superior plants.
 Get expert advice on choosing and … More

Saturday

08
April

Intro to Hand Sewing




Natalie Chanin’s School of Making will offer a hand-sewing workshop—seldom done outside of its Florence studio—as part of Nashville Fashion Week’s educational offerings. The Intro to Hand Sewing course includes discussion of the physics of sewing, reverse appliqué, and … More

Saturday

08
April

Ragin' Cajun Crawfish Boil




Ragin' Cajun Crawfish Boil, a Nashville tradition is the largest of its kind, featuring all-you-can-eat crawfish, Louisiana-style sides, premium beer, and live music. Each year, the Nashville Junior Chamber hosts over 2,000 people at this charitable riverfront event. Join in the fun and consume … More

Saturday

08
April

Nashville International Women’s Day




Nashville International Women’s Day, in partnership with OZ Arts Nashville, will bring performing artists and activists together March 8th to celebrate women and diversity in our city.  Our goal is to listen to many different voices of Nashville women and learn how we can work harder to … More

Saturday

08
April

Passenger




Passenger will be performing live at the Ryman on Saturday, April 8, at 8 p.m.  Michael David Rosenberg , better known by his stage name Passenger, is an English singer-songwriter and musician. Previously the main vocalist and songwriter of Passenger, Rosenberg opted to keep the band's name … More

Sunday

09
April

The Sunday Market




The Sunday Market will feature handmade goods designed by local artisans as well as high-quality vintage finds. In addition to over 40 handpicked vendors, there will also be local musicians and food trucks. Parnassus on Wheels and Amelia’s Flower Truck roving stores will be onsite to round out … More

Wednesday

12
April

Vine to Glass: Wine Bootcamp 104




Vine to Glass: Wine Bootcamp - Sparkling, Sweet, & Fortified Wines Join the City Winery wine team for an informative and explorative course that broadens your understanding of wine. Each class includes tastes of 4 wines and light cheeses. In this class, you will cover methods of production, … More

Wednesday

12
April

The Farrell Violin Concerto




Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Sit right on stage or in the choir loft for an intimate performance of Samuel Barber’s beloved Adagio for Strings, along with Nashville Symphony violist Chris Farrell’s own Concerto for Viola & Chamber Orchestra. Registration for this FREE OnStage performance … More

Thursday

13
April

William Shakespeare's Richard II




The Nashville Shakespeare Festival continues its 2017 season with Richard II, a co-production with Lipscomb University, which will run from Thursday, April 13-23. The rarely-produced play features an all-female cast and will be performed at Lipscomb University’s Shamblin Theatre. Richard II … More

Friday

14
April

Good Friday Nashville




In honor of Good Friday, GRAMMY® winner Chris Tomlin aims to unite the church in remembrance and celebration of the meaningful day with Good Friday Nashville, to be held at Bridgestone Arena Friday, April 14, 2017. Locals will unite and turn their eyes to the cross as Tomlin, Big Daddy Weave, Zach … More

Friday

14
April

Beethoven's Second




Written as the composer was first coming to terms with the onset of his deafness, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 is full of humor and vitality — "smiling throughout," as Hector Berlioz put it. Masterful and bursting with energy, this piece heralds the greatness to come … More

Saturday

15
April

Sports Fest




Enjoy an interactive family experience, where children and parents can play, explore and learn just about everything sport related from experts, athletes and sports leaders. The day long festival includes: demos, inflatables for the kids, their star-studded Speaker Series and an Easter Egg Hunt! $7 … More

Saturday

15
April

Songwriter Sesssion: Brent Cobb and Derek Hultquist




Songwriter Sesssion: Brent Cobb and Derek Hultquist     Admission is $24.95 for adults, $14.95 for children ages six to 12, and free for children under six.  The museum offers discounted admission to seniors (60 and older), the military and students (with valid IDs).  Group … More

Sunday

16
April

McCrary Sisters Easter Brunch




The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host its second annual Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The McCrary Sisters will return to headline a morning of soulful music and scrumptious food. Family-style dining will be offered in two seatings, 9 a.m. and noon, in the museum’s … More

Sunday

16
April

Easter Brunch




Join The Hermitage Hotel for our annual Easter Brunch Buffet on Sunday, April 16th, 2017, featuring a visit from the Easter Bunny and special Easter eggs! Classic menu favorites will include roasted lamb, glazed ham, and The Hermitage Hotel's Grand Dessert Display. For more information, visit … More

Sunday

16
April

Brunch with The Bunny




Family Friendly Brunch at one of Fontanel Attractions premier event venues, Natchez Hills Winery Tasting Room!    Brunch includes a complimentary photo with the Easter Bunny!    We are offering two times, 12:00pm and 2:30pm.    Reservations are required   … More

Tuesday

18
April

An Evening with Bob Goff




Bob Goff holds many titles, from global philanthropist and NY bestselling author of “Love Does” to the Honorary Consul to Uganda. His Love Does Foundation works to create safe spaces—like orphanages, schools and safe houses—for people to live, learn and thrive in Uganda, Nepal, … More

Tuesday

18
April

Stars & Strikes Celebrity Bowling Tournament




This star-studded, red carpet event presents each guest with made-from-scratch fare from the kitchen of the award-winning Draft Room restaurant, innovative cocktails and craft beer from three stylish bars, a luxury gaming room, an intimate concert in the "Whiskey Room Live”, and the spirited … More

Tuesday

18
April

150 Years of St. Bernard Academy




Tickets are on sale now for “The Stars Salute St. Bernard Academy” featuring The SteelDrivers, Rodney Crowell, Charles Kelly, Aberdeen Green and more on the stage of the historic Ryman Auditorium on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.    The event, produced by music industry veteran … More

Thursday

20
April

Sandestin Wine Festival




The 31st Annual Sandestin Wine Festival will take place April 20-23, 2017. The Sandestin Wine Festival has been named the “Best Annual Event” by Destin Magazine, and is known as the Best event in the Visit South Walton Beaches Wine and Food Festival area.   The Sandestin … More

Friday

21
April

Riverdance: The 20th Anniversary




The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand in Riverdance—The 20th Anniversary World Tour. Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music into the present day, capturing the imagination of audiences across all ages and … More

Saturday

22
April

Hike 2 Heal




Fun for all ages. Bring your kids and leashed pets for Music, Prizes, Kid Zone and Dog Show!     Come Walk or Run to advocate for Children's Health in Uganda and to support the medical clinic at Raise the Roof Academy!    Age-Based Pricing appears as you register. … More

Saturday

22
April

Movers for Moms Festival




At the Movers for Moms Festival, families can support moms in need at Safe Haven Family Shelter while having fun with various activities and games at this beloved local park. There is no admission cost, and features games and activities that appeal to adults and children.  Some activities, such … More

Saturday

22
April

Nashville Earth Day




Join Metro Nashville for the 16th Annual Earth Day celebration on April 22, 2017 at Centennial Park. This fun, free, and family-friendly festival inspires green living, raises awareness about environmental protection, and builds community, and best of all, it’s going to be held on Earth Day this … More

Saturday

22
April

Oyster Easter 2017




Spring is just around the corner and with it comes the best and first party of the season. The 55th annual Oyster Easter is April 22 and this year the event is moving to Public Square Park in the heart of downtown Nashville. “We outgrew our former location,” said event manager … More

Saturday

22
April

JDRF Annual Promise Gala & Late Party




The 17th Annual JDRF Promise Gala will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Omni Nashville Hotel. The black tie evening will include a cocktail reception, seated dinner, auction, and musical entertainment, followed by the Late Party where guests can enjoy drinks, dancing, and a dessert bar. After … More

Saturday

22
April

Emily Leonard: Unfold




Emily Leonard: Unfold April 22-May 27, 2017 | Opening: Saturday, April 22, 5-8 p.m. This April, Nashville artist Emily Leonard exhibits her first solo show with David Lusk Gallery. The show, titled “Unfold,” consists of medium to large oil paintings on either panel or paper. Three … More

Saturday

22
April

95th Anniversary Gala




The 95th Anniversary Gala celebrating the Junior League of Nashville will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017. This black-tie event will be hosted at Belle Meade Country Club and will include a sit-down dinner and a later party, as well as a silent auction and live music. All proceeds from the Gala … More

Saturday

22
April

Night for Newborns




Night for Newborns
 is an evening of dinner, entertainment and a silent auction presented by Tennessee Maternal Fetal Medicine


. Held at The Factory at Franklin in Liberty Hall on Saturday, April 22, 2017, join the group for dinner catered by The Food Company. New this Year: A VIP Reception … More

Sunday

23
April

Tour de Farm 2017: Beyond the Bend




On Sunday, April 23, the Nashville chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier will host the first Tour de Farm, a day-long tour and dinner fundraiser that celebrates the rich farm culture of Bells Bend and surrounding areas, and benefits the Les Dames Nashville's scholarship efforts. Two events in one, … More

Sunday

23
April

All Mozart Matinee




All Mozart Matinee Sunday, April 23, 2017 — 3 p.m. Experience the full breadth and wonder of Mozart’s genius at this chamber orchestra concert featuring world-renowned violinist Cho-Liang Lin, who will lead the ensemble and step forward as soloist on the master’s Violin Concerto … More

Monday

24
April

M Street Chef Week 2017




The second annual M Street Chef Week is coming April 24–30, 2017. A week long showcase of the Executive Chefs unveiling their seasonal menus innovations in collaboration with artists from M Street's Artist Alliance. The blend of artistry and culinary innovation can be experienced across all … More

Tuesday

25
April

Spring Beer Dinner




Join Tennessee Brew Works for its annual Spring Beer Dinner on Tuesday, April 25. Chef Jay will be creating a ten-course dinner paired with finely-tuned beers for an unforgetable night! Cocktail hour will begin at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. … More

Tuesday

25
April

Ladies' Night Out




3rd Annual Ladies' Night Out, A Night of Renewal Join Renewal House for a much-deserved evening of pampering and fun at Fat Bottom Brewing's new space in The Nation's! Come walk the red carpet, enjoy live entertainment, bid on unique auction items, and shop the latest trends. Heavy … More

Tuesday

25
April

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers




Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, one of the most iconic bands in American music history, have announced the first dates of their 40th Anniversary Tour which includes a stop at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on April 25, 2017. Joe Walsh will appear as very special guest. Tickets: $49.50 - $149.50… More

Tuesday

25
April

The Curious Incident of the Dog in The Night-Time




'The Curious Incident of the Dog in The Night-Time' will debut at Nashville's TPAC's Andrew Jackson Hall April 24 - 30. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, winner of five 2015 Tony Awards® including Best Play, is coming to Nashville as part of the HCA/TriStar Health … More

Wednesday

26
April

Q Conference




Think TED Talks for church goers. The Q Conference is a place for church and industry leaders to thoughtfully navigate today’s culture. At Q attendees will experience thirty curated 9 or 18 minute talks, featuring the state of American culture and ways Christians can navigate the complexity of … More

Thursday

27
April

Music City Spirits & Cocktail Festival




Music City Spirits & Cocktail Festival is Nashville's premier festival celebrating the craft of the cocktail, highlighting award-winning bar programs, craft bartenders, boutique spirits, and locally-produced craft mixers.  Join us this year to experience the best that Music City has to … More

Thursday

27
April

Mozart and Rachmaninoff




Hear two classic symphonic works by Mozart and Rachmaninoff, led by one of the world's most esteemed conductors, Edo de Waart. Originally written as a serenade, Mozart's Symphony No. 35 is a festive work, with an exhilarating mood. Full of gorgeous melodies, Rachmaninoff's Third Symphony … More

Friday

28
April

Intergalactic Nemesis




OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to welcome back the creators of the innovative live-action graphic novel series The Intergalactic Nemesis for performances of Books 2 and 3 of the project, Robot Planet Rising and Twin Infinity. Blending the magic of a radio drama with the energy of a science fiction comic … More

Friday

28
April

Comedian Tom Papa




With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success in film, television and radio as well as on the live stage. Tom is host of the hit podcast and SiriusXM show, Come to Papa, a weekly, hour-long show featuring Tom exploring the … More

Saturday

29
April

St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon




The St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon is Nashville’s premiere running event. Rebranded as a Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon in 2016 (formerly the Country Music Marathon), te name change aligned with Music City’s diverse foundation that features musical … More

Saturday

29
April

Pattern Recognition




Bringing together experimental videos and digital photographs by artists working in the Middle Tennessee region, Pattern Recognition explores the expressive potential of digital media. In animated landscapes, geometrical compositions, and other invented scenarios, the videos show natural and computer-generated … More

Saturday

29
April

Legacy of Light Gala




Dallas Cowboys starting quarterback and 2016 NFL Rookie of the Year Dak Prescott is the keynote speaker for the 21st annual Legacy of Light Gala benefiting Middle Tennessee Christian School (MTCS) on Saturday, April 29. In this interview-style format, Prescott will discuss how he has overcome obstacles … More

Sunday

30
April

Picnic with the Library




 Join the Nashville Public Library Foundation for their 2nd annual family fundraiser, Picnic with the Library on April 30. In support of Nashville Public Library’s early literacy and mentorship programming, the Picnic with the Library offers families an afternoon of picnic-style food, drinks, … More

Thursday

04
May

Classical Mystery Tour




It's the world's best orchestral Beatles tribute. The four musicians in Classical Mystery Tour look and sound just like John, Paul, George and Ringo, and they’ll perform your all favorite Beatles tunes, enhanced by the sound of a full orchestra: St. Pepper's … More

Thursday

04
May

Opeth and Gojira




The Opeth and Gojira band will be performing at the War Memorial Auditorium May 4, 2017. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. with the show at 8:30 p.m. This is an all-ages show. … More

Friday

05
May

Tennessee Craft Fair




Tennessee Craft’s spring and fall juried fairs are recognized as the premier craft festivals in Nashville and the Southeast. Shop for the perfect gift for someone special (including yourself), watch live craft demonstrations, participate in fun kids’ activities and grab some delicious food! … More

Friday

05
May

Sevier Park Fest




Sevier Park Fest aims to bring together the Belmont/Hillsboro and 12 South neighborhood communities in partnership to promote local talent and businesses. Money raised will be used to enhance and support Sevier Park’s planned renewal and any future improvements that increase the park’s community … More

Friday

05
May

Seven Deadly Sins




There’s no hiding when Seven Deadly Sins uncovers the flawed, imperfect side of human nature that tempts even the most virtuous of us. Nashville Ballet’s Christopher Stuart teams up with Nashville singer/songwriter collective Ten out of Tenn to deliver the forbidden. What’s your … More

Friday

12
May

An American Requiem




John Harbison is one of America’s most important contemporary composers, with an approachable style. His Requiem will feature the singers of the Nashville Symphony Chorus and will be recorded for future worldwide release. … More

Saturday

13
May

Firefly Artisan Fair




On Saturday, May 13, The Clay Lady’s Campus will host a brand new community arts event, Firefly Artisan Fair. This outdoor night market will feature local artisans, musicians, and food trucks. Attendees will not only enjoy a unique shopping experience under the stars, but will be invited to participate … More

Sunday

14
May

Ferdinand the Bull




Ferdinand the Bull You’ll be charmed by this tale about a lovable bull who would rather sit and smell the flowers than fight in Madrid’s bullfights. Based on The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf, this family ballet humorously teaches us how to embrace what makes us different. Featuring … More

Sunday

14
May

The Righteous Brothers




Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 7 p.m. Treat Mom to a night of iconic hits as The Righteous Brothers make a very special Mother's Day appearance. With their one-of-a-kind vocals, Bill Medley and Bucky Heard will take you down memory lane with some of pop music’s most stirring classics, including:   • … More

Tuesday

16
May

Whose Live Anyway?




NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Top improv comedians and current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” – Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis, and Joel Murray – bring their unpredictable live show, Whose Live Anyway?, … More

Wednesday

17
May

Spring Outing at The Hermitage




The Andrew Jackson Foundation’s premier fundraising event, Spring Outing has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 17 at 11:30 a.m. A proud Nashville tradition for 117 years that began in the early days of the Ladies’ Hermitage association as a picnic on the mansion … More

Wednesday

17
May

Side-by-Side Concert




Featuring some of Middle Tennessee’s most gifted young musicians, the Curb Youth Symphony joins forces with the Nashville Symphony to perform Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique, a work of genius that sounds every bit as astonishing today as it did two centuries ago. A joint program … More

Friday

19
May

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets




The Nashville Symphony, in partnership with CineConcerts and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, is bringing the thrill and excitement of the Harry Potter film franchise to Schermerhorn Symphony Center in 2017 with three screenings of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone on January 6 & 7, 2017, … More

Friday

19
May

Little Big Town




The first ever Ryman residency, slated for multiple nights in 2017, kicked-off on Friday, February 24. Little Big Town also plays May 19 & 20, July 30, and September 15 & 16. … More

Saturday

20
May

Capitol District Street Fair




The Capitol District Street Fair brings together the Germantown, Salemtown, Hope Gardens, and Buena Vista neighborhoods for a day of music, food, and celebration. Walk/Bike Nashville’s Tour De Nash, Nashville’s largest urban bike ride, which starts and ends at the Capitol District Street … More

Saturday

20
May

James Lavadour: Recent Findings




James Lavadour: Recent Findings May 20 - July 1, 2017 | Opening Saturday May 20, 6-8 p.m. James Lavadour presents his third solo exhibit at Cumberland Gallery. This self-taught Native American painter from Oregon is one of the most sought-after and respected contemporary artists in the Northwest. … More

Sunday

21
May

AmpUp!




The AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer is the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network's national grassroots fundraising and awareness initiatives that help support the BCAN mission: to increase public awareness about bladder cancer, advance bladder cancer research, and provide educational and support … More

Tuesday

23
May

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical




Beautiful: The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful … More

Friday

26
May

Music City Jazz Festival




2nd year for the Music City Jazz Festival featuring top-shelf recording artist such as Fourplay, David Sanborn, Roy Ayers, Brian Culbertson, and many others.  This exciting 2-day festival brings smooth & contemporary jazz fans from around the U.S. to Nashville.  … More

Saturday

27
May

Tchaikovsky Spectacular




It’s a night of Tchaikovsky’s greatest hits performed under the stars at Ascend Amphitheater: Swan Lake, Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture, 1812 Overture, and the sensational pianist Joyce Yang on the Russian master’s First Piano Concerto. Nashville Symphony Vinay Parameswaran, … More

Wednesday

31
May

Move Beyond Tour




Following the sold-out successes of both its 2014 inaugural run and a fan-demanded sophomore run in 2015, Move Live on Tour, featuring powerhouse duo Julianne and Derek Hough, is back and better than ever in 2017 with an all-new experience, Move Beyond Live–On Tour.  Taking a cue from … More

Thursday

01
June

Emergence




Emergence offers a first glimpse into the creative works of some of today’s most fearless artists. An experimental lab in the black-box theater setting of Nashville Ballet’s intimate studio, choreographers and musicians boldly create without inhibition to showcase the beginning of raw, unfiltered … More

Saturday

03
June

The Curator's Show III




The Curator's Show III with guest curator Paul Polycarpou at David Lusk Gallery June 3-July 1, 2017 Opening: Saturday, June 3, 5:00-8:00 p.m. … More

Monday

05
June

Country Rocks the Runway 2017




Country Rocks the Runway was established to give back to local charities while hosting some of the greatest music fans in the world. We are excited to have the wives and mothers of current country artists (a few husbands too)walking our runway this year. They are also very excited to announce some of … More

Tuesday

06
June

NASH Country Kick Off Party




Kick off the biggest week of music in Music City with Brothers Osborne and NASH FM 103.3 for their NASH Country Kick Off Party on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Cannery Ballroom. The event, featuring Brothers Osborne with special guests Runaway June and NASH Next 2016 Winner, Todd O’Neill, will benefit … More

Saturday

10
June

Three Blind Vines




Three Blind Vines, an annual wine tasting event presented by The Next Generation Heritage Foundation of Franklin and Williamson County, is going neon, big hair, acid wash jeans, piano ties and shoulder pads to celebrate its 10th anniversary! This party for a purpose continues to give all wine lovers, … More

Sunday

11
June

Miss Martha's Ice Cream Crankin'




Join Martha O'Bryan Center and Purity Dairies as we celebrate the 32nd Annual Ice Cream Crankin'! For years, the Nashville community has gathered for all-you-can-eat ice cream and to celebrate a great cause.   Sponsored by Purity Dairies, Miss Martha's Ice Cream Crankin' … More

Sunday

11
June

Jonny Lang




Jonny Lang June 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Presented without orchestra Back by popular demand, incomparable bluesman Jonny Lang brings his soulful vocals and impressive guitar chops to the Schermerhorn. He'll perform fan favorites from his acclaimed albums, including his major-label debut Lie to … More

Monday

12
June

Sigur Rós




Icelandic experimental rock band Sigur Rós' North American tour includes a performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on June 12, 2017. Continuing the experiment begun this year, Sigur Rós will perform as a trio, eschewing the string, brass … More

Friday

16
June

Dreamworks Animation in Concert




Celebrate more than 20 years of inspired animation and great music with the whole family in this one-of-a-kind concert experience from DreamWorks. Laugh and sing along as you relive all of your favorite moments from Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon and many more on a stunning, … More

Saturday

17
June

Dressing Downton




One of the most widely watched dramas in the world is touring its wardrobe in an exhibition showcasing 36 period costumes from Downton Abbey®. Cheekwood is proud to announce that it will host Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times™ June 17, 2017 through September 10, 2017. The … More

Saturday

17
June

Nissan Taste of Music City




Nashville's largest Food and Drink Festival is celebrating 15 years at Public Square Park on June 17, 2017! The Nissan Taste of Music City is an all-inclusive food tasting event with a one price admission. Attendees have the opportunity to enjoy tastings from some of the area's … More

Monday

19
June

Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers




Monday, June 19, 2017   Bruce Hornsby’s work displays a creative iconoclasm that’s been a constant in his three-decade recording career. His commercial stock soared in 1986, when “The Way It Is” became one of the most popular songs on American radio. Since then, Hornsby … More

Friday

23
June

Johnny Mathis




With his unmistakable voice, the one and only Johnny Mathis returns to the Schermerhorn to perform some of the most romantic songs ever written. He’ll join your Nashville Symphony to survey an incredible career spanning seven decades and countless hits, including “Wonderful! Wonderful!,” … More

Saturday

24
June

Nashville Pride Festival




Saturday June 24, 2017 — 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.    Sunday June 25, 2017 — 12 - 6 p.m. Nashville PRIDE is the largest LGBTQ event in Tennessee. The event brings people together to enjoy an extensive vendor marketplace, Equality Walk, food vendors, entertainment, and much more. Celebrate … More

Saturday

24
June

The Music of Led Zeppelin




Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 7:30 p.m. The tribute show that rocked sell-out crowds heads outdoors for a night of all your Led Zeppelin favorites. Your Nashville Symphony, a rock band and conductor Brent Havens perform two-plus hours of rock 'n' roll classics, including: Good Times Bad Times Stairway … More

Tuesday

27
June

Something Rotten!




From the director of Aladdin and the co-director of The Book of Mormon, Something Rotten! is “Broadway’s big, fat hit!” (New York Post). Set in 1595, this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write a hit play. When a local soothsayer … More

Friday

30
June

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert




With its breathtaking soundtrack and its enduring story of friendship, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial has touched millions since its 1982 release. Now experience this Steven Spielberg classic on a towering 70-foot HD screen while your Nashville Symphony plays John Williams’ Academy Award-winning score … More

Saturday

01
July

Fisk Food & Music Festival




2nd Fisk Food & Music Festival is a family-oriented day with live Jazz music entertainment with well known recording artists, a mini health fair, a Kid Zone, community resource information and a vendor area with a variety of booths to choose from.  Bing your own lawn chair.  … More

Sunday

02
July

Mark O’Connor with the O’Connor Band




Sunday, July 2, 2017 Bluegrass meets classical when legendary fiddler Mark O’Connor and The O’Connor Band make their first-ever appearance at the Schermerhorn. Fresh off their 2017 GRAMMY® win for Best Bluegrass Album, this gifted family band with a three-violin lineup, infectious … More

Thursday

06
July

La La Land in Concert




Movies at the Schermerhorn Thursday, July 6, 2017 Friday, July 7, 2017 Experience this Oscar-winning musical sensation in a whole new way, as your Nashville Symphony performs the dazzling score live. Written and directed by Damien Chazelle, La La Land tells the story of aspiring actress Mia … More

Tuesday

01
August

Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’




Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” August 1-6, 2017 Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” brings the beloved fairy tale to life on stage this summer with a limited, one-week engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall. Audiences of all … More

Sunday

27
August

Buddy Guy




A pioneer of Chicago’s fabled West Side sound, and a living link to such legendary artists as Howlin’ Wolf and Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy remains an electrifying performer. A seven-time GRAMMY® winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Guy has been ranked as one of the 25 Greatest … More

Friday

08
September

Judah & The Lion




Judah & the Lion will be performing live at the Ryman September 8, 7:30 p.m. Anthemic and wildly creative, Folk Hop N Roll is unlike anything else in modern music. It's a rule-breaking record, with Judah & the Lion creating a sound that belongs entirely to them. From the earthy stomp … More

Saturday

09
September

Judah & The Lion




Judah & the Lion will be performing live at the Ryman September 9, 7:30 p.m.  Anthemic and wildly creative, Folk Hop N Roll is unlike anything else in modern music. It's a rule-breaking record, with Judah & the Lion creating a sound that belongs entirely to them. From the earthy … More

Saturday

09
September

An Evening with John Williams




An Evening with John Williams & the Nashville Symphony Featuring Music from Star Wars, E.T., Indiana Jones, Harry Potter™ & More A Benefit for the Nashville Symphony’s Accelerando Education Program Saturday, September 9, 2017   Nashville Symphony John Williams, conductor Giancarlo … More

Friday

15
September

Mad Hatter Gala




The 2017 Mad Hatter Gala will be honoring the Sexual Assault Center’s executive director, Tim Tohill, for his 27 years of exemplary leadership and his dedication to the mission of the Sexual Assault Center.   Mad Hatter is the Sexual Assault Center's premier fundraising event. … More

Saturday

23
September

Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival




Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival highlights the diversity and community of historic Franklin, TN with a two-day event offering a renowned lineup of rock and roll, alt-country, bluegrass, jazz, indie, gospel and more. The Festival invites folks of all ages on a journey to experience a myriad … More

Tuesday

10
October

Jason Isbell




Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit October 10 / October 11 / October 13 / October 14 / October 15 *** All dates currently sold out Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, guitarist Jason Isbell and his mighty band, The 400 Unit, have announced the June 16 release of the highly anticipated new album, … More

Tuesday

21
November

John McLaughlin & Jimmy Herring




The America Farewell Tour - Meeting of the Spirits - The Music of the Legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra Tuesday, November 21, 2017 One of music’s most influential guitarists, composers and bandleaders, John McLaughlin revisits the legacy of his legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra in this can’t-miss … More