Nashville Downtown Details

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

    

Events This Week


Street Food Thursdays

THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 11 AM - 2 PM

Enjoy a gathering of up to 20 local food trucks parked along Deaderick Street between 4th Avenue North and 5th Avenue North. This event takes place every other Thursday. NOTE: If the high is not above 40 degrees on the day of the event (January through March), the event will be canceled.

 

Second Harvest Food Bank Food Drive

THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 11 AM - 7 PM
LOCATION: BRIDGESTONE ARENA FREE

Join the Nashville Predators and UnitedHealthcare Thursday, March 24 to support the Second Harvest Food Bank. The food drive will kick off at 11 am with lunch and games on the plaza through game time at 7 pm against the Vancouver Canucks.

 

Holy Week at Christ Church Cathedral

THROUGH SUNDAY, MARCH 27, TIME VARIES BY DATE
LOCATION: CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL FREE

Holy Week services include Maundy Thursday Holy Eucharist with foot-washing at 6 pm and Good Friday service at noon (nave open for prayer 1 pm - 3 pm). Plus, Holy Saturday liturgy at 10 am and Easter Eve service at 7 pm. Easter Sunday Holy Eucharist services at 7 am, 8:30 am and 11 am. Or, a Sunday evening liturgy (BreakingBread@6) at 6 pm.

 

Holy Week at First Lutheran

THURSDAY, MARCH 24 - SUNDAY, MARCH 27, TIME VARIES BY DATE
LOCATION: FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH ELCA FREE

Maundy Thursday service at 7 pm. Good Friday worship services at noon and 7 pm. Easter Sunday's schedule includes Holy Communion at 7 am and 10:30 am. Plus, breakfast on Easter morning beginning at 8:30 am. Free parking provided in the lot at the corner of 8th Avenue South and McGavock Street.

 

Holy Week at St. Mary's

THURSDAY, MARCH 24 - SUNDAY, MARCH 27, TIME VARIES BY DATE
LOCATION: ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH FREE

Holy Thursday Mass at 7 pm followed by Eucharist Adoration until midnight. Good Friday service at 3 pm. Easter Vigil Mass on Saturday at 7:30 pm. Mass on Easter Sunday at 9 am and 12:10 pm.

 

Holy Week at McKendree

THURSDAY, MARCH 24 - SUNDAY, MARCH 27, TIME VARIES BY DATE
LOCATION: MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH FREE

Maundy Thursday service at 6:30 pm. Two Good Friday service options: a noon service and an evening worship at 6:30 pm. Easter worship celebrations on Sunday at 7:15 am, 9 am and 11 am.

 

Good Friday & Easter Worship at First Baptist

FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 7 PM & SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 8:15 AM AND 10:30 AM
LOCATION: FIRST BAPTIST NASHVILLE FREE

Good Friday: A Service of Songs and Shadows at 7 pm. Easter services include The Fellowship on Broadway at 8:15 am and 10:30 am as well as The Sanctuary Service at 10:30 am.

 

Downtown Discount: Mozart & Ravel

FRIDAY, MARCH 25 - SATURDAY, MARCH 26
LOCATION: SCHERMERHORN SYMPHONY CENTER $15

Take advantage of a special offer for the Nashville Symphony’s upcoming Mozart & Ravel concerts, happening Friday, March 25 and Saturday, March 26 at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. The orchestra will perform Ravel’s "La Valse" and Mozart’s "Sinfonia Concertante." You’ll also hear Roberto Diaz perform Jennifer Higdon’s "Viola Concerto" on a rare Stradivarius viola. Use promo code MUSIC to purchase tickets for just $15 (all fees included). Valid on select seats. Click here and the promo code will be automatically applied. You may also call 615-687-6400 to purchase over the phone.

 

A Night for Veterans: Salute to Local Heroes

SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 5 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: ROCKETOWN $50

A Night for Veterans: Salute to Local Heroes will include a special dinner and silent auction with special guest speaker William Andrew Robinson, Captain, U.S. Air Force (Ret), who was the longest held enlisted POW of Vietnam War. All proceeds from this event will be used to support programs that provide direct support to veterans from all branches and eras of service living in our communities.

 

Easter at Downtown Presbyterian Church

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 11 AM
LOCATION: DOWNTOWN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH FREE

Easter service at 11 am. Free parking at the 4th & Commerce Garage for DPC attendees.

 

Easter Brunch at Sambuca

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 1:45 PM
LOCATION: SAMBUCA $32.95 ADULTS; $9.95 CHILDREN 12 & UNDER

A delicious Easter brunch featuring beef and ham carving stations, made-to-order Belgian waffles, eggs Benedict and omelets, desserts, fresh fruit and much more! Plus, great live music. Please note: two seating times have already sold out -- only one remains at 1:45 pm! Click here to view the menu and purchase tickets.

 

Easter Brunch & Performance

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, SEATINGS: 10 AM & 1 PM
LOCATION: COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM $60 ADULTS; $25 CHILDREN 6-12; FREE 5 & UNDER

The McCrary Sisters will headline the museum’s inaugural Easter brunch on Sunday, March 27. Family-style seatings will be available at 10 am and 1 pm. Diners will enjoy a performance by The McCrary Sisters and a meal prepared by Executive Chef Bobby Hammock. Brunch will include fresh waffles and scrambled eggs made to order, apple cider brined pork, braised Swiss steaks, mushroom and herb stuffed chicken breast, shrimp and lobster Newburg and much more. The Easter Bunny will be on hand for free photos! Brunch tickets also include entry to the museum.

 

Easter Jazz Brunch

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 11 AM - 3 PM
LOCATION: CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE

Join Chauhan Ale & Masala House Easter Sunday and enjoy smooth jazz music performed by local talents while indulging in innovative libations and Chef Chauhan's take on your classic brunch favorites! To reserve your spot, call 615-779-3770.

 

Easter Brunch at Kitchen Notes

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 9 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: KITCHEN NOTES $48.95 ADULTS; $20.95 CHILDREN 12 & UNDER

Kitchen Notes, located inside Omni Nashville Hotel, will offer an Easter brunch buffet from 9 am - 2 pm. Brunch includes a carving station, chilled seafood display, made-to-order omelettes, entrée options, children's buffet and more. Click here to view the menu. Reservations recommended: call 615-782-5300.

 

Easter Brunch at Watermark

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 10 AM - 2:30 PM
LOCATION: WATERMARK $49

Enjoy Watermark's Easter Sunday brunch! From 10 am until 2:30 pm, the restaurant will be serving a delicious three-course prix fixe menu, including its newly featured raw seafood bar. Reservations recommended: call 615-254-2000.

 

Easter Brunch at Commerce Street Grille

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 11 AM - 3 PM
LOCATION: COMMERCE STREET GRILLE $36.95 ADULTS; $17.95 CHILDREN 6-12; FREE 5 & UNDER

Enjoy an Easter buffet at Commerce Street Grille inside Renaissance Nashville Hotel. Buffet includes a made-to-order omelette station, chef's carving station, chilled seafood display and more. Click here to view the menu. Complimentary valet parking. Reservations recommended: call 615-493-4050.

 

Easter Brunch at The Hermitage Hotel

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 10 AM - 3 PM
LOCATION: THE HERMITAGE HOTEL $67.50 ADULTS; $37.50 CHILDREN

Join The Hermitage Hotel for its annual Easter brunch buffet on Sunday, March 27. Brunch will feature a visit from the Easter Bunny, special Easter eggs and menu favorites such as roasted lamb, a made-to-order omelet station, glazed ham, an oyster bar and The Hermitage Hotel's grand dessert display. Click here to view the full menu. Reservations required: call 615-345-7116. Valet parking is complimentary for all Easter brunch guests.

 

Adele's Easter Sunday Brunch

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 11 AM - 3 PM
LOCATION: ADELE'S $32 ADULTS; $14 CHILDREN 5-15; FREE 4 & UNDER

Join Adele's for its Easter Sunday brunch complete with all the trimmings of a traditional buffet alongside the addition of Chefs Jonathan Waxman and Travis McShane’s culinary twist on holiday favorites. The buffet also includes a build-your-own pancake bar. Click here to view the buffet menu. Reservations recommended: call 615-988-9700.

 

Rock and Roll Revival Easter Brunch

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 1 PM - 2:30 PM
LOCATION: CITY WINERY $40

Rock and Roll Revival Brunch features some of Nashville best singers and players including Bonnie Bishop and many more special guests! Ticket price includes entry and access to the brunch buffet.

 

Speed Dating Tonight!

MONDAY, MARCH 28, 7 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: CITY WINERY $7

Vanderbilt Opera Theatre presents Speed Dating Tonight!, a comic opera in one act about the search for love in a post-millennial world. This intimate, character-driven show pulls the curtain back on dating in the 21st century.

 

Vanderbilt Commodores vs. Belmont Bruins

TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 6:30 PM
LOCATION: FIRST TENNESSEE PARK $8 - $15

First Tennessee Park will host a college baseball game between a pair of Nashville universities when the Belmont Bruins take on the Vanderbilt Commodores at the home of the Nashville Sounds on Tuesday, March 29.

 

NES Toastmasters Club Open House

THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 7 AM - 8 AM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE ELECTRIC SERVICE FREE

Learn more about the Toastmasters organization and explore options to join. Refreshments will be served. The NES Toastmasters Club meets the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 am. Meetings last an hour and are casual in nature. Enter the west entrance at the front of Nashville Electric Service (nearest the interstate).

 

Free Small Business Luncheon

THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
LOCATION: RENAISSANCE NASHVILLE HOTEL FREE

Join the Travelers Institute, the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Nashville Branch, the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and the National Association of Women Business Owners Nashville Chapter for a complimentary symposium exploring tools for small business success. This event will feature an interactive discussion with industry leaders on solutions to some of today's most pressing small business challenges. Registration is free, but limited spots remain.

 

Curator’s Tour: The Power of Pictures: Early Soviet Photography and Film

THURSDAY, MARCH 31, NOON
LOCATION: FRIST CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS GALLERY ADMISSION REQUIRED

"The Power of Pictures: Early Soviet Photography and Film" examines how photography, film and poster art were used to disseminate Communist ideology, revisiting a moment in history when artists acted as engines of social change and radical political engagement. Join Katie Delmez on a tour of the exhibit to explore how artists such as Constructivists Alexander Rodchenko and El Lissitzky and modernists like Arkady Shaikhet and Max Penson left their mark on this history of photography.

 

CEO Conversations

THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 3 PM - 5:15 PM
LOCATION: CENTER FOR NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT $35

YP Nashville is providing young professionals a unique opportunity to learn from and interact with some of Middle Tennessee's top CEOs in a small, intimate setting. Today's leaders are eager to share their knowledge with young professionals as they develop into the leaders of tomorrow. The format will be multiple roundtable discussions between one CEO and several small groups of young professionals.

 

Fire Chief Chili Cook-off

THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
LOCATION: ROCK BOTTOM RESTAURANT & BREWERY

Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery is heating things up with its annual chili cook-off! Join them as their chefs and staff members face off to see who's the best of the best.

 

 

Upcoming Events in Downtown Nashville

Stacy Mitchhart at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Thursday, March 24

Jim Rooney’s Irregulars at Station Inn Thursday, March 24

Les Richardson at Barlines Thursday, March 24

Kristen Brassel at Tennessee Brew Works Thursday, March 24

Whiskey Shivers at 12th & Porter Thursday, March 24

RAW Artists Nashville Presents Signature at City Winery Thursday, March 24

Bobby McClendon at Whiskey Bent Saloon Thursday, March 24

Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks at Bridgestone Arena Thursday, March 24

Predator's Discount Night at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery Thursday, March 24

Opry Country Classics at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, March 24

Spring Break Creative Zone: Make a Medallion at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Thursday, March 24

Music at the Frist: Sonja Porter Hopkins at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, March 24

Babies and Books at Nashville Public Library Thursday, March 24

Brandon Holder at The Stage on Broadway Thursday, March 24

Easterfest at Rocketown Friday, March 25

Nashville Bluegrass Band at Station Inn Friday, March 25

Crystal Shawanda at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Friday, March 25

B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Friday, March 25

Alex Michael Band at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Friday, March 25

QDProm at Cannery Ballroom Friday, March 25

Her HRC: Women Rock! at 3rd and Lindsley Friday, March 25

Estamos Aquí: Share Your Story at Nashville Public Library Friday, March 25

Music at the Frist: Grant Ferris at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Friday, March 25

Family Program: Group Guitar Lesson at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Friday, March 25

Chris Shrader at The Stage on Broadway Friday, March 25

Legends of Southern Hip Hop at Nashville Municipal Auditorium Friday, March 25

Cort Carpenter at Legends Corner Friday, March 25

Holland Marie at Second Fiddle Friday, March 25

Shareen & The Kings at Sambuca Friday, March 25

Radney Foster at City Winery Friday, March 25

Sam Outlaw at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Saturday, March 26

Junior Sisk & Rambler’s Choice at Station Inn Saturday, March 26

Emoni Wilkins at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Saturday, March 26

B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Saturday, March 26

Dusty Hundley Band at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Saturday, March 26

High Tea at Chauhan Ale & Masala House Saturday, March 26

Dan Martin Band at Tennessee Brew Works Saturday, March 26

Coolio at 12th & Porter Saturday, March 26

Saturdays@Agenda at Agenda Saturday, March 26

The Long Players at Mercy Lounge Saturday, March 26

Hillbilly Casino at Sambuca Saturday, March 26

Tours of Christ Church Cathedral at Christ Church Cathedral Saturday, March 26

Nashville Predators vs. Columbus Blue Jackets at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, March 26

Songwriter Session: Steve Dean & Bill Whyte at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, March 26

Wishing Chair Presents Many Moons at Nashville Public Library Saturday, March 26

Tim Akers & The Smoking Section at 3rd and Lindsley Saturday, March 26

The Matte Gray Band at The Stage on Broadway Saturday, March 26

Chris Shrader at Legends Corner Saturday, March 26

Cort Carpenter at Second Fiddle Saturday, March 26

Dale Watson & The Lonestars at Station Inn Sunday, March 27

Stacy Mitchhart Band at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Sunday, March 27

J. Curly & The Deal at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Sunday, March 27

Jeff & John at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Sunday, March 27

Western Swing Fiddle Demonstration: Megan B. Lynch Chowning & Tyler Andal at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, March 27

Tom Bullard at Whiskey Bent Saloon Sunday, March 27

Tim & Friends at Bootleggers Inn Sunday, March 27

David Oakleaf at Wildhorse Saloon Sunday, March 27

8 off 8th at Mercy Lounge Monday, March 28

Marc Martel at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Monday, March 28

Rachel Farley & Friends at 12th & Porter Monday, March 28

Dallas Starke at Sambuca Monday, March 28

Jack Ingram & Friends at City Winery Monday, March 28

Biff Kapow at Whiskey Bent Saloon Monday, March 28

Nashville Predators vs. Colorado Avalanche at Bridgestone Arena Monday, March 28

Artful Tales: Storytime in the Galleries at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Monday, March 28

Cory Farley at Second Fiddle Monday, March 28

Randy Moore at Bootleggers Inn Monday, March 28

Penny and Sparrow at City Winery Tuesday, March 29

Sarah Jane at Sambuca Tuesday, March 29

Los Rabanes at Mercy Lounge Tuesday, March 29

Les Richardson at Barlines Tuesday, March 29

The Dead Deads at 12th & Porter Tuesday, March 29

Michael Scott at Whiskey Bent Saloon Tuesday, March 29

Landon Lingerfelt at Bootleggers Inn Tuesday, March 29

Jazz OnStage at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Tuesday, March 29

Kirk Franklin at Ryman Auditorium Tuesday, March 29

Great Books Discussion Group at Nashville Public Library Tuesday, March 29

Kelly Lang at 3rd and Lindsley Tuesday, March 29

The Chris Weaver Band at The Stage on Broadway Tuesday, March 29

Casey Edgar at Legends Corner Tuesday, March 29

Stephen Kelly Hunt at Second Fiddle Tuesday, March 29

David Oakleaf at Wildhorse Saloon Tuesday, March 29

One Eyed Doll at Rocketown Wednesday, March 30

The Ruf Nex with Friends at Station Inn Wednesday, March 30

Stacy Mitchhart at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Wednesday, March 30

City Winery Presents Marc Cohn’s 25th Anniversary Tour at City Winery Wednesday, March 30 - Thursday, March 31

The Cocktails at Sambuca Wednesday, March 30

Michael Scott at Whiskey Bent Saloon Wednesday, March 30

Andrew Bird at Ryman Auditorium Wednesday, March 30

Anime Makeup Tutorial at Nashville Public Library Wednesday, March 30

Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle at Station Inn Thursday, March 31

Lana Boleyjack at Rocketown Thursday, March 31

Les Richardson at Barlines Thursday, March 31

The Bright Light Social Hour at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Thursday, March 31

Hucci at Mercy Lounge Thursday, March 31

Stacy Mitchhart at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Thursday, March 31

B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Thursday, March 31

Alex Michael Band at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Thursday, March 31

Humorous Comedy Show: Henry Welch at Agenda Thursday, March 31

Michael Fair at Sambuca Thursday, March 31

2016 Wine Festival & Tasting at Bridgestone Arena Thursday, March 31

Opry Country Classics at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, March 31

Spring Break Creative Zone: Make a Medallion at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Thursday, March 31

Curator’s Tour: The Power of Pictures: Early Soviet Photography and Film at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, March 31

Cosplay Contest and Fashion Show at Nashville Public Library Thursday, March 31

Click here to see a complete calendar of all events happening in downtown Nashville!

Downtown Home Tour

Our 13th Annual Downtown Home Tour is Sunday, April 10. This year's tour showcases living spaces within older, historic residential buildings, as well as brand new buildings and housing that is about to be available. Tickets are only $10. Or, volunteer for the tour and attend for free! More info

Need Stress Relief?

Winter weather got you down? Look no further than downtown. Downtown has fourteen businesses that offer massage and/or chiropractic therapy. 

Convention Update

Large groups and events (500+ attendees) that are downtown March 23 - April 7, 2016 include the National Science Teachers Association (12,000, March 29 - April 3) and Advocare (3,000, April 7 - 9). For more information concerning conventions, call 615-259-4782. Click here for a complete listing of Nashville conventions: visitmusiccity.com/conventions.

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