News & Information
New restaurant: Cafe Fuzion!
231 7th Avenue N. 615-953-6468. Menu items include chicken teriyaki, an Asian-style burger, potstickers, grilled bulgogi (Korean BBQ) and more. Also, serving breakfast all day long. Hours of operation are Mon - Fri, 7 am - 3 pm and Sat, 8 am - noon.
New restaurant: Oscar's Taco Shop!
530 Church Street. 615-251-1507. Selections from the menu include burritos, tacos, quesadillas, fajitas, enchiladas, combination plates, salads, tortas, and much more! Hours of operation are Mon - Sat, 7 am - 6 pm.
Events This Week
The Ohio Valley Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments return to the Nashville Municipal Auditorium. This year's tournament is branded "Music City Madness."
THURSDAY, MARCH 1 - SUNDAY, MARCH 4, GAME TIMES VARY BY DATE
LOCATION: BRIDGESTONE ARENA $90 TICKET BOOK (ADMISSION TO ALL 11 GAMES)
This is the fifth time the Bridgestone Arena has hosted the SEC Women's Basketball Tournament. The schedule can be viewed by clicking here. To purchase tickets, click here. BEEP (Best Ever Event Parking) is free and available for this event.
SATURDAY, MARCH 3 - SUNDAY, MARCH 18, SHOW TIMES VARY BY DATE
LOCATION: NASHVILLE CHILDREN'S THEATRE $12 - $19
The Nashville Children's Theatre’s own theatrical version of The Beauty and the Beast dances a thin line between dream and reality to tell a timeless story of sacrifice and redemption. Recommended for ages seven and up. See the show for free on Sunday, March 10 thanks to a partnership with Regions Bank. 500 free tickets are available and all tickets for this performance are general admission. Click here for the details.
SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 6 PM - 9 PM
Art galleries throughout downtown host receptions and art openings every month. Most galleries serve free wine and other refreshments. Free shuttles provide transportation among the galleries from 6 pm to 10 pm (galleries close at 9 pm). See this month's shuttle map and gallery listing. Participating galleries include:
Andy Anh Ha
63 Arcade. 668-7598. 6 - 9 pm. Free.
Animal Art Photography
59 Arcade. 815-4346. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
The Arts Company
215 5th Avenue North. 254-2040. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
56 Arcade. 397-2347. 6 - 9 pm. Free.
79 Arcade. 554-1340. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information. Their final show!
75 Arcade. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
83 Arcade. 244-8899. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
The Ha Factory
238 5th Avenue North. 718-930-3905. 6 - 9 pm. Free.
Lisa Mergen Wearable Art
58 Arcade. 254-9209. 6 - 9 pm. Free.
42 Arcade. 416-2537. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
Picture This Creative Framing
44 Arcade. 889-5640. 6 - 9 pm. Free.
The Rymer Gallery
233 5th Avenue North. 752-6030. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
69 Arcade. 479-5133. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
Tennessee Art League
808 Broadway. 736-5000. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
237 5th Avenue North. 255-7816. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
Twist Art Gallery
73 Arcade. 888-535-5286. 6 - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 3 PM - 5 PM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE FARMERS' MARKET $25 FOR ADULTS; $5 FOR CHILDREN UNDER 12
Learn the Japanese art of packing a bento lunch! Bento, or obento, means box. Learn cutting techniques, character ideas, and recipes. Bentos are a great way to pack healthful, beautiful, and delicious lunches for yourself and your family. This class will focus on children's and adults' meals. Bento snacks will be served and some supplies will be available for purchase. Registration is required.
Join Big River as they tap their seasonal Irish red beer. Enjoy passed appetizers and samples of Irish Red. Plus, $1 off the new brew and a raffle for Big River merchandise. Irish Red is a medium-bodied lager, auburn in color with a hint of caramel malt. In addition, they are hosting a shoe drive for Soles4Souls.