News & Information
New retail store: Little Luna Vintage!
217B 6th Avenue North. 615-678-5695. This shop specializes in vintage clothing and accessories for men and women. Visit the store for its grand opening party on Thursday, October 30 from 6 pm – 10 pm. Enjoy champagne, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, gift bags and other giveaways. RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Regular hours of operation are Tuesday - Saturday, 11 am - 7 pm.
Events This Week
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30, 11 AM - 2 PM
Enjoy a gathering of 15 to 20 local food trucks to celebrate fall! The event takes place every other Thursday through November 13. Trucks will be parked on Deaderick Street between 4th Avenue North and 5th Avenue North.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30, 5 PM
LOCATION: ROCKETOWN FREE
NashvilleNext will bring together members of the community to discuss how the 25-year master plan for Nashville will affect local neighborhoods in a series of five meetings beginning on Thursday, October 30 at Rocketown. At the scheduled meetings, NashvilleNext planners will explain how the plan relates to citywide neighborhoods, and participants will have the opportunity to provide feedback. Click here for more information and a complete schedule of upcoming meetings.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30, 8 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: THE RUTLEDGE $7
Dress to impress and compete for a $100 prize for best Halloween costume. Featuring performances by Mindset Defect, Vahalla, Doc Sinister and Stack.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31 - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2. FRIDAY: 2 PM, SATURDAY: 10 AM, SUNDAY: NOON
LOCATION: NASHVILLE MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM $45 - $66 WEEKEND PASS; $20 - $27 SINGLE DAY; $12 - $17 SINGLE EVENING; FREE AGES 8 & UNDER
Watch the top roller derby teams in the world compete for the sport's highest honor, The Hydra, at the 2014 Women's Flat Track Derby Association's International Championships. Hosted by the Nashville Rollergirls.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 5 PM - 10 PM
LOCATION: TENNESSEE BREW WORKS FREE TO ATTEND
Tennessee Brew Works is celebrating Halloween with an evening of live music by the Tennessee Warblers, pumpkin bowling, costume and pumpkin carving contests, and more. Plus, discounted beers all night if you wear a costume.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 6 PM
LOCATION: HARD ROCK CAFE $20 IN ADVANCE; $30 AT THE DOOR; $400 VIP TABLE
Hard Rock Cafe has plenty of tricks and treats in store for its inaugural "Love All Spook All" Halloween bash. Live music by Dee Jay Silver and The Smazmatics. Hosted by Emmy Award-winning TV anchor and media personality Kelly Sutton. Compete in the Halloween costume contest to be judged by a panel of celebrity judges. The first-place winner will receive a trip for two to Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya while the second and third place winners will take home cash prizes. 21+ event.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 6 PM
LOCATION: WILDHORSE SALOON $10
The eighth annual Halloween Bash presented by Jack-FM. Entertainment by Disco Inferno. Plus, a costume contest with cash prizes (first place: $500, second place: $300, third place: $200).
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 6 PM - 11 PM
LOCATION: THE LISTENING ROOM CAFE $10
Celebrate Halloween with an evening of live music by some of Nashville's finest songwriters. Country music artist Lance Carpenter will host the event as well as put on a special performance beginning at 8:30 pm. Plus, a costume contest featuring great prizes.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, PRE-CONCERT ACTIVITIES: 6:30 PM; CONCERT: 8 PM
LOCATION: SCHERMERHORN SYMPHONY CENTER $25 - $138
Rock out Halloween-style with Queen’s greatest hits. Pre-concert activities include a red carpet soiree in the East Lobby. Attendees are encouraged to dress like their favorite rock stars. Plus, a photo booth allowing guests to snap pictures with the Symphony's Grammy Award, a chance to win prizes and treats, and spooky cocktails and festive refreshments. Please note: the concert portion of this event will also be performed on Thursday, October 30 and Saturday, November 1.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 7 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: ACME FEED & SEED $15 AT THE DOOR
On Halloween night, Acme Feed & Seed will transform into a four-level Haunted House. Enjoy music by Steelism & Friends and The Music City Toppers. Plus, a Monster Mash Dance Party on the rooftop, drink specials and a costume contest. Please note: advance online tickets have sold out for this event and there will be a limited amount of tickets available at the door.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 7 PM - 11 PM
LOCATION: ROCKETOWN $17.50 GENERAL ADMISSION; $55 VIP
A special Halloween event featuring goblins, ghouls, famous Viners, internet celebrities and DJs. VIP tickets include early entry into the venue and first access to the stage.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 8 PM
LOCATION: MERCY LOUNGE $45 GENERAL ADMISSION; $150 VIP; $200 BUNDLE
Featuring performances by Jake Owen, Gary Allen, Big & Rich, Scotty McCreery, Thompson Square, Jana Kramer and many more. Proceeds benefit the FTL Sarcoma Fund, which seeks to expand national sarcoma awareness and research among the nation’s leading institutions, scientists and doctors. VIP tickets include a separate viewing area, private bar and limited edition concert poster. The $200 bundle includes four general admission tickets and one parking pass.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 8 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: THE RUTLEDGE $10 IN ADVANCE; $15 AT THE DOOR
The Rutledge will host their second annual Halloween party. DJ Joshua Bandstra will be spinning hits all night. Plus, a photo booth, a full bar, and cash prizes for best male, female and group costumes.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 9 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: THE ROSEWALL $30 GENERAL ADMISSION; $75 VIP
This fourth annual celebration includes an impressive lineup of DJs, dancers, aerialists and contortionists. Plus, drink specials, a photo booth, a costume contest with a $1,000 grand prize and more. Those with VIP tickets will have access to a private mezzanine overlooking all of the action and a separate, all-inclusive bar.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 10:30 PM
LOCATION: TIN ROOF BROADWAY FREE
Join Tin Roof Broadway's inaugural Halloween Party. Come dressed in your craziest, most creative get up to compete for prizes (first place: $300, second place: $100, third place: $50). Plus, plenty of festive drink specials will be available.
The fourth annual Hands On Creativity is a two-day, family-friendly event allowing attendees to explore and learn all about art materials and how to use them. The event will feature more than 30 tables of free demonstrations as well as workshops, samples, door prizes and more.
Celebrate fall with McKendree United Methodist Church. The festival will feature family-friendly games including pumpkin bowling, face painting, a ring toss and more. Plus, food, adult fellowship, a black light dance party for adults and children, treat bags and more. Attendees are encouraged to dress up in their best Halloween costumes. $1 parking available at the McKendree Center (140 6th Avenue N). The event will take place on the rooftop of the McKendree Center.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 6 PM - 9 PM
LOCATION: 5TH AVENUE OF THE ARTS FREE
Art galleries throughout downtown host receptions and art openings every month. Most galleries serve free wine and other refreshments. The performance platforms along 5th Avenue will feature live music by The Ukedelics and Greg Bryant. See this month's gallery map. Two free shuttles will circulate the route from 6 pm to 10 pm. Please note: road closure associated with this event. The southbound lane on 5th Avenue North (Church Street to Union Street) will be closed beginning as early as 5 pm and ending as late as 9 pm on Saturday, November 1. Participating galleries in this month's crawl include:
69 Arcade. 615-266-4028. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
Andy Anh Ha Gallery
83 Arcade. 615-668-7598. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
Art @ Music City Marketplace
501 Broadway. 615-259-4747. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
The Arts Company
215 Avenue North. 615-254-2040. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
56 Arcade. 615-397-2347. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
79 Arcade. 615-852-7009. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
75 Arcade. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
11 Arcade. 615-251-1609. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
Craig Brabson Fine Art Photography
64A Arcade. 615-308-7751. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
Hannah Lane Gallery
64 Arcade. 225-315-0221. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
Hatch Show Print's Haley Gallery
224 5th Avenue South. 615-577-7711. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
73 Arcade. 615-567-3702. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
58 Arcade. 615-495-1120. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
42 Arcade. 615-416-2537. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
57 Arcade. 615-966-6282. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
The Rymer Gallery
233 5th Avenue North. 615-752-6030. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
61 Arcade. 615-582-2098. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
66 Arcade. 615-498-3320. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
Tennessee Art League
219 5th Avenue North. 615-736-5000. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
237 5th Avenue North. 615-255-7816. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
59 Arcade. 615-521-2632. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free. Click here for exhibit information.
77 Arcade. 615-383-4848. 6 pm - 9 pm. Free.
A few downtown locations will be open especially for the crawl. Karma (302 Church Street) will host the second annual Day of the Dead spoken word multimedia event in partnership with Sisterhood of the Tamale. Enjoy free wine and tamale appetizers as you listen to original storytelling by various artists. The store will also feature 25% off clothing until 10 pm. Plus, the Downtown Presbyterian Church (154 5th Ave N) will have art on display in its Browsing Room Gallery, which celebrates 20 years of supporting local artists this month. Restaurants in The Arcade that will be open for dinner during the crawl include Ajora Kitchen, an Ethiopian restaurant, and Manny's House of Pizza.
This Halloween party will include costume, singing and air guitar contests. Come dressed up as your favorite musical act.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 9:30 PM
LOCATION: 3RD AND LINDSLEY $10
Rubik's Groove will be rockin' music from the '80s. Don't miss the show that has caught the national attention of NBC's "America's Got Talent." Plus, a costume contest with cash prizes (first place: $250, second place: $150, third place: $100).
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 9:30 PM
LOCATION: MERCY LOUNGE $15 - $25
Featuring a rotating all-star cast of guest singers and musicians, My So-Called Band performs the greatest hits, anthems and one-hit wonders from the '90s.
Chip Coffey, star of A&E’s "Psychic Kids: Children of the Paranormal" and "Paranormal State," will visit Nashville on Sunday, November 2. Coffey will share stories about growing up psychic, have a Q&A session with the audience, and perform live psychic and mediumship readings. VIP tickets include a meet and greet and photo opportunity with Coffey as well as a spirit communication/paranormal investigation at the end of the evening.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 8 AM - 7 PM
LOCATION: MUSIC CITY CENTER FREE
Does your talent deserve to be seen on NBC's No. 1-hit rated show "America's Got Talent"? Season 10 auditions will be held at the Music City Center on Wednesday, November 5. Pre-register to audition for this talent search. There are no audience tickets to view the acts auditioning in this first round.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 7 PM
LOCATION: BRIDGESTONE ARENA $114.50 - $442
Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will team up for the seventh time to host the 48th Annual CMA Awards, country's most anticipated show of the year. Please note: road closures associated with this event. The following roads will be closed as early as 6 am on Wednesday, November 5 until as late as 4 am on Thursday, November 6: Demonbreun (4th Avenue South to 8th Avenue South), 5th Avenue South and 6th Avenue South (Korean Veterans Boulevard to Demonbreun), 7th Avenue South (Demonbreun to Broadway) and McGavock (7th Avenue South to 8th Avenue South). From 6 am to 10 pm on Wednesday, November 5, the southbound lane on 4th Avenue from Broadway to Demonbreun will be closed. In addition to the CMA Awards, other events happening in this footprint are ABC's "Good Morning America" and the CMA's red carpet. Some closures in association with these events have already begun. Click here for a complete list of all road closures with corresponding dates and times.