Events This Week
Celtic Woman, a smash hit around the globe, returns with their most recent live show! The awe-inspiring vocalists along with mesmerizing Celtic violinists continue to capture the hearts of fans across the country. They will perform classic Irish songs, timeless pop anthems, and inspirational songs.
An event featuring local artists, food trucks, and live music. Art from over 30 local artists, ten of Nashville's favorite food trucks, live music by the Striking Matches, beer and wine for sale and more. This event is sponsored by the Metro Arts Commission, Nashville Food Trucks and Lightning 100.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 5:30 PM - 8 PM
LOCATION: 5TH AVENUE OF THE ARTS
Art talks on the 5th Avenue of the Arts hosted by Paul Polycarpou and Nashville Arts Magazine. Cocktails will be served at 5:30 pm. The Arts Company will start the evening with a conversation featuring the South Light Photographers on The Art of Collecting Photography, featuring three prominent Nashville art collectors – Jack Spencer, Billy Frist, and David Conrad. The Rymer Gallery will welcome British born and educated (now local) artist Ed Nash speaking about his current series of paintings, entitled Frontiers. Tinney Contemporary features an interview with New York artist Peri Schwartz, as she answers questions about her new exhibition, The Architect Within. The event is free, but registration is required. Click here to RSVP. Free valet parking and complimentary wine will be available with registration.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 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.
Additional merchants with special offers during the crawl include Morton's and Dunn Bros. Coffee. Morton's The Steakhouse (618 Church Street) will offer their discounted "Bar Bites" menu all night during the crawl, with special menu items priced between $5 - $6. And Dunn Bros. Coffee will showcase art by Julian Cole and Steve Choatie (on display through February 29). Live music by Chris Miller from 6 pm - 9 pm. Plus, free coffee and 20% off specialty drinks or fresh roasted beans if you mention this Downtown Details e-newsletter.
For the fifth consecutive year, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is partnering with the Ford Motor Company Fund to present a FREE admission day. It is a "thank you" to the Middle Tennessee community for its support. Events include an autograph signing with the Oak Ridge Boys and a live concert with Hunter Hayes.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 10 AM
LOCATION: BRIDGESTONE ARENA $40 IN ADVANCE; $45 REGISTRATION ON DAY OF RACE
An all new race course for this year's 5K. The entry fee for the annual Nashville Predators Fangtastic 5K Run/Walk includes a race t-shirt, $25 voucher to Adventureworks, and a voucher good for one ticket to an upcoming Nashville Predators game. Choose from the game that night vs. the St. Louis Blues, or on Tuesday, February 7 vs. the Vancouver Canucks, or on Tuesday, February 14 vs. the Chicago Blackhawks. Click here for registration information. PLEASE NOTE: rolling road closures are associated with this event beginning as early as 7:30 am and ending as late as noon. Click here for a race map.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 5 PM
Watch the Super Bowl on one of the sports bar's eighteen flat screen TV's. There is not a bad seat in the house! Food and drink specials include $15 buckets of domestic beer, $5 nachos and $.50 wings! Reservations can be made by calling 615-748-9006. Kick off is at 5:30 pm.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 5 PM
LOCATION: RIVERFRONT TAVERN
The big game kicks off at 5:30 pm. Riverfront Tavern will offer great drinks specials, door prizes and more. Half price pints and pitchers all day, a complimentary hot wing and appetizer buffet, and $15 buckets of domestic beer. Door prizes will be offered at the end of each quarter. Plus, a Super Bowl edition of Trivia Time immediately following the big game.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, NOON - 1 PM
LOCATION: COLAB NASHVILLE FREE
Folks from Dale Carnegie will discuss effective time management. Time escapes minute by minute and hour by hour. Start the New Year off on the right foot by planning, organizing, and managing your time. Call 615-852-6522 to reserve your free spot at this lunch.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1 - SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11
LOCATION: APRICOT LANE
Winter accessories, clothing, and shoes are marked up to 50% off at this great boutique in The Gulch. Sale runs through Saturday, February 11.