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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

    

Events This Week


Fan Zone on Broadway

 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29 - FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30, THURSDAY: 11 AM - 9 PM & FRIDAY: 9 AM - 9 PM
LOCATION: THE DISTRICT FREE

For the first time, Broadway is turning into a two-day block party at the Fan Zone on Broadway to celebrate the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl! Enjoy food and drinks by Nashville's top restaurants, family-friendly activities, battle of the bands, pep rallies, a tailgate party, live music and much more. The Fan Zone is free to attend and will include outdoor concerts by Jason Eskridge, Rubiks Groove (who will bring the ultimate '80s and '90s dance party) and LOCASH. Click here to view full details and a schedule of events. Please note: road closures associated with this event. See the bottom of this newsletter or click here to view road closures.

 

Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2:30 PM
LOCATION: NISSAN STADIUM $187

Now in its 19th year, the 2016 Bowl matches teams from the Southeastern Conference and the Atlantic Coast Conference. This year's game is between the Nebraska Cornhuskers and the Tennessee Volunteers. Please note: road closures associated with this event. See the bottom of this newsletter or click here to view road closures.

 

Widespread Panic

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30 - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, FRIDAY: 8 PM & SATURDAY: 9 PM
LOCATION: BRIDGESTONE ARENA $65 - $70

Widespread Panic will ring in the new year in Nashville with two back-to-back shows at Bridgestone Arena on Friday, December 30 and Saturday, December 31!

 

New Year's Eve at Tootsie's, Rippy's & Honky Tonk Central

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31 $80 FAST PASS

Purchase a fast pass to pay your cover and move you to the front of the line at Tootsie's Orchid LoungeRippy's Smokin' Bar & Grill and Honky Tonk Central on New Year's Eve. The New Year's Eve fast pass is $80 and will be available through Friday, December 30. You must purchase in advance at one of the three bars. Without the fast pass, New Year's Eve cover charges start at $30 at each location (first-come, first-served).

 

New Year's Eve at Tin Roof Broadway

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 11 AM - 2:30 AM
LOCATION: TIN ROOF BROADWAY FREE GENERAL ADMISSION; $50 FAST PASS

Celebrate the new year at Tin Roof Broadway! The bash will include live music beginning at 11 am, a midnight champagne toast and party favors. Don't want to stand in line on the biggest night of the year? Get a fast pass to skip the line for $50.

 

New Year's Eve & Day Meals at Adele's

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31 - SUNDAY, JANUARY 1
LOCATION: ADELE'S PRICE VARIES ACCORDING TO MEAL OPTION

Adele's is offering several options for your New Year's Eve meal. A New Year's Eve brunch buffet will be available from 11 am - 3 pm ($28 adults, $14 children). An early seating dinner will feature an à la carte menu from 5 pm - 6:30 pm. The restaurant will host a gala prix fixe menu beginning at 7 pm ($80). Click here for more information about New Year's Eve meal options. Plus, Adele's will host a New Year's Day brunch from 10:30 am - 3 pm and dinner from 5 pm - 9 pm. Click here to learn more about its New Year's Day options. Reservations recommended; call 615-988-9700.

 

New Year's Eve at Wildhorse Saloon

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, NOON - 2 AM
LOCATION: WILDHORSE SALOON $10 AT THE DOOR

Enjoy great live bands (Tom Yankton; Whiskey, Cash and Roses; Two Way Crossing; and Phil Vaught), party favors, line dance lessons, drink specials and a late night menu at Wildhorse Saloon for its New Year's Eve bash! This party will be broadcast live on national television from the Wildhorse. Pay $10 at the door and you can come and go all night as you please. This is a 21+ event beginning at 10 pm.

 

Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 4 PM
LOCATION: BICENTENNIAL MALL FREE

Come out for a free concert and incredible New Year's Eve party at Bicentennial Mall! At midnight, a 15-foot-tall Music Note will drop from a 145-foot structure and be capped off with a great fireworks show and confetti cannons against the backdrop of the iconic State Capitol building and unique view of the Nashville skyline. The 2016 musical lineup features Keith Urban, Styx, A Thousand Horses, Moon Taxi, Charlie Worsham and The Fisk Jubilee Singers. Please note: road closures associated with this event. See the bottom of this newsletter or click here for a complete list of road closures.

 

New Year's Eve at Nashville Farmers' Market

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 4 PM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE FARMERS' MARKET FREE

Headed to the Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight at Bicentennial Mall? Visit the nearby Nashville Farmers' Market for dinner and drinks beforehand! The Market will open at 4 pm on New Year's Eve for dinner, offering an international and eclectic mix of locally owned restaurants. Plus, there will be a full-service bar and shops open.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at Etch

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, CALL FOR AVAILABLE TIMES
LOCATION: ETCH $90; $40 OPTIONAL WINE PAIRINGS

Reservations are available for Etch's New Year's Eve celebration! Enjoy a special four-course prix fixe dinner menu with optional wine pairings (full menu will not be available). Click here to view the New Year's Eve menu. Make your reservation online or by calling 615-522-0685.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at The 404 Kitchen

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, SEATINGS AT 5 PM & 7 PM
LOCATION: THE 404 KITCHEN $100 FOR 5 PM SEATING; $150 FOR 7 PM SEATING

The 404 Kitchen is hosting two New Year's Eve dinners, with seatings at 5 pm and 7 pm. Each seating will feature a different menu created specially for the occasion. The 5 pm seating will include five courses, and the 7 pm seating will include seven courses. Make reservations by phone at 615-251-1404.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at Watermark

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 5 PM - 10 PM
LOCATION: WATERMARK $95; $35 - $55 OPTIONAL WINE PAIRINGS

Make your reservation at Watermark to celebrate New Year’s Eve in The Gulch this year with a special prix fixe dinner. Guests will be able to enjoy four courses with three to four dish options per course for $95. There will be two wine pairing options for an additional $35 or $55, if desired.

 

New Year's Eve at Sambuca

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, SEATINGS AT 5 PM, 7 PM & 9:30 PM
LOCATION: SAMBUCA $43 FOR 5 PM SEATING; $64 FOR 7 PM SEATING; $104 FOR 9:30 PM SEATING

Dance your way into 2017 at Nashville's only rockin' dinner club with a delicious three or four-course dinner and live music by Matt McAtee and the Eventuals! Three seating times: 5 pm,* 7 pm and 9:30 pm. *Three-course meal for 5 pm seating. Click here to view the menu. The 9:30 pm seating includes a complimentary champagne toast.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at Trattoria Il Mulino

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 5 PM - 11 PM
LOCATION: TRATTORIA IL MULINO $115; $45 OPTIONAL WINE PAIRINGS (PLUS TAX & GRATUITY)

Trattoria Il Mulino will serve up an intimate four-course celebration dinner on New Year’s Eve. The dinner will feature a menu created just for the occasion by Executive Chef Thomas Cook, specially selected wine pairings from Sommelier Rob Guimaraes and an exquisite chocolate dessert from Pastry Chef Raquel Gonzalez. Click here to view the menu. Tickets include complimentary valet and a prosecco toast. For reservations, call 615-620-3700.

 

New Year's Meals at Chauhan Ale & Masala House

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31 - SUNDAY, JANUARY 1, SATURDAY: DINNER: 5 PM - 11 PM; SUNDAY: BRUNCH: 11 AM - 2:30 PM, DINNER: 5 PM - 9 PM
LOCATION: CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE $80 NEW YEAR'S EVE DINNER; $40 OPTIONAL BEVERAGE PAIRINGS

Chauhan Ale & Masala House will be accepting dinner reservations from 5 pm - 11 pm on New Year’s Eve for a special five-course prix fixe menu priced at $80 (beverage pairings optional for an extra $40). Click here to view the menu. Don’t miss out on the henna artist and fortune teller who will be in the bar area from 7 pm - 9 pm. The bar will be open from 5 pm - 1 am. Chauhan Ala & Masala House will be open on New Year's Day for brunch from 11 am - 2:30 pm and dinner from 5 pm - 9 pm serving its regular menus.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at Prima

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 5 PM
LOCATION: PRIMA $95 TASTING MENU; $40 OPTIONAL WINE PAIRINGS (PLUS TAX & GRATUITY)

Prima will feature a special New Year's Eve tasting menu in addition to all of the restaurant's favorites. Click here to view the New Year's Eve tasting menu. Reservations recommended; call 615-873-4232.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at The Southern

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, SEATINGS AT 5 PM, 7 PM & 8:45 PM
LOCATION: THE SOUTHERN STEAK & OYSTER $65 FOR 5 PM SEATING; $85 FOR 7 PM SEATING; $95 FOR 8:45 PM SEATING

Ring in the New Year with family and friends downtown at The Southern Steak & Oyster! Celebrate with a special prix fixe menu designed by Executive Chef Matt Farley and Chef de Cuisine Paul Brantley. Click here to view the menu. Three seating options available: 5 pm, 7 pm and 8:45 pm. The 7 pm and 8:45 pm seatings include a glass of sparkling wine. Reservations recommended: call 615-724-1762 or click here.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at Capitol Grille

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, SEATINGS AT 5 PM, 7 PM & 9 PM
LOCATION: CAPITOL GRILLE AT THE HERMITAGE HOTEL $75 FOR 5 PM & 7 PM SEATINGS; $125 FOR 9 PM SEATING

Kick off the new year with a prix fixe menu in the renowned Capitol Grille inside The Hermitage Hotel! Enjoy live music, champagne and mouth-watering dishes such as lobster consommé, Double H Farms filet, Berkshire pork chop and chocolate ravioli. Early seatings are available at 5 pm and 7 pm ($75). New Year's seating is available at 9 pm, which includes a champagne toast and party favors ($125). Valet parking is complimentary. Reservations are required; call 615-345-7116 or click here.

 

New Year's Eve Spectacular

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 5:30 PM
LOCATION: HARD ROCK CAFE $300 ROCK STAR PACKAGE; $175 GROUPIE PACKAGE

Hard Rock Cafe will host a New Year's Eve bash that includes dinner, live music, a DJ after-party and much more! The rock star package ($300) includes access to all levels, passed appetizers, a plated dinner, two drink tickets, a toast at midnight and a party favor. The groupie package ($175) includes a plated dinner, two drink tickets and a party favor. Click here for complete details. Call 615-742-9900 to make your reservation.

 

New Year’s Eve Dinner & Show

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 5:30 PM
LOCATION: THE LISTENING ROOM CAFE $10 SEAT RESERVATION; $55 DINNER; $10 OPTIONAL WINE PAIRINGS

The Listening Room Cafe is hosting a New Year's Eve dinner and show! Enjoy musical performances by Shariff Iman, AJ Kross and Krista Angelucci. The special four-course dinner menu will include tomato bisque, spinach salad, your choice of New York strip, grilled salmon or chicken picatta, and chocolate strawberry shortcake. Wine pairings are available for the first and second course for an additional $10. There is also a $10 seat reservation.

 

New Year's Eve Dinner at Flyte

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, SEATINGS BEGIN AT 5:30 PM
LOCATION: FLYTE WORLD DINING AND WINE $75 FROM 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM; $85 FROM 7 PM - 10 PM; $35 - $45 OPTIONAL WINE PAIRINGS

Flyte World Dining and Wine will serve a special four-course prix fixe menu. Seatings begin at 5:30 pm and end at 10 pm. Optional wine pairings available for $30 - $45. Plus, receive a complimentary sparkling wine toast at midnight. Click here to view the complete menu. Reservations recommended: call 615-255-6200 or click here.

 

New Year's Eve at Acme Feed & Seed

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 6 PM - 1 AM
LOCATION: ACME FEED & SEED $40 AT THE DOOR

Ring in 2017 Acme style. This bash will include lots of champagne, confetti, dancing and four floors of great music. Please note: presale general admission tickets are sold out, but general admission tickets will still be available for $40 at the door on the day of the event while they last.

 

 

New Year’s at George Jones Museum

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31 - SUNDAY, JANUARY 1, SATURDAY: 6 PM - 1 AM & SUNDAY: 10 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: GEORGE JONES MUSEUM NEW YEAR'S EVE: $30; NEW YEAR'S DAY BRUNCH: $25

Join George Jones Museum for an epic New Year’s Eve bash. Watch the downtown celebration from its heated rooftop, enjoy live bands throughout the night and dance the year away at this party overlooking the Cumberland River with DJ LEX. Three levels of great food, drinks and music! George Jones Museum will also host a tailgate brunch on New Year's Day from 10 am - 2 pm. The $25 brunch will include an omelet station, fresh seafood and a Bloody Mary bar with more than 100 garnishes, mixes and salts. Live music starts at 10:30 am.

 

New Year's Eve Midnight Masquerade at The Valentine

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, COVER STARTS AT 6 PM
LOCATION: THE VALENTINE $20

The Valentine is doing it big for its first-ever New Year's Eve Midnight Masquerade! They'll have live music from 11 am - 10 pm, and then four of the hottest DJs will be on-site all night long. You can enjoy passed hors d'oeuvres from 7 pm - 8 pm, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, confetti cannons and more surprises. The $20 starts at 6 pm (21+ event).

 

New Year’s Eve Countdown at L27 Rooftop Bar

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 7 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: L27 ROOFTOP BAR $200

Ring in 2017 with live music and panoramic views of downtown Nashville’s fireworks at The Westin Nashville’s premier rooftop bar, L27. Named the highest rooftop venue in the region, L27 Rooftop Bar offers breathtaking views of the city’s spectacular fireworks display. Attendees will enjoy complimentary valet parking, delicious hors d’oeuvres, music by Rod Youree and DJKO, and a champagne toast at midnight.

 

New Year's Eve at B.B. King's

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 7 PM
LOCATION: B.B. KING'S BLUES CLUB & RESTAURANT $55 - $125

B.B. King's is offering three great packages to ring in the new year! The VIP dinner package ($125) includes exclusive VIP seating, unlimited access to dinner stations, two drink tickets, party favors and a champagne toast. The dress to impress dinner ($75) features premium seating, a four-course dinner, live music, party favors and a champagne toast. The rhythm & blues package ($55) includes reserved seating, live music and a champagne toast. Plus, B.B. King's will host an underground New Year's Eve party with DJ J-Roc beginning at 8 pm (admission applies).

 

New Year's Eve with the Stacy Mitchhart Band

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 7 PM - 3 AM
LOCATION: BOURBON STREET BLUES & BOOGIE BAR $25 - $100

Ring in the New Year at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar with the Stacy Mitchhart Band! Scat Springs will start the night off right at 7 pm, and the Stacy Mitchhart Band will take the stage at 10 pm. Your ticket includes reserved seats, a mini bottle of champagne, party favors and other surprises.

 

New Year's Eve at The Big Bang

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 7 PM - 3 AM
LOCATION: THE BIG BANG $25 - $50

Ring in 2017 with a bang! The Big Bang is hosting the wildest New Year's Eve party on Broadway. This is the only place in town that you will be able to enjoy all-request dueling pianos that will have you singing, laughing and dancing all night long. General admission tickets ($25) include guaranteed admission into the club until 9 pm and a champagne toast at midnight. Or, purchase a party like a rock star ticket ($50) to skip the line and receive guaranteed admission until 10 pm, party favors, a complimentary drink and a champagne toast at midnight.

 

City Winery New Year's Eve Party with Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 7 PM & 11 PM
LOCATION: CITY WINERY $50 - $70

Ring in the new year with the legendary Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives! Two performance times: an early show at 7 pm and a late show at 11 pm. Have an intimate New Year's Eve champagne dinner beforehand at 6 pm. The four-course dinner will be paired with sparkling wine or champagne with each course for $100. Plus, City Winery will host New Year's Eve Jazz in the Lounge with special guest Stephanie Adlington at 9 pm ($20).

 

New Year's Eve with The Aquaducks

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, VIP DOORS: 7:30 PM, GENERAL ADMISSION DOORS: 9 PM
LOCATION: THE HORTON BUILDING $25 GENERAL ADMISSION IN ADVANCE; $35 GENERAL ADMISSION DAY OF EVENT; $75 VIP

Enjoy the inaugural Horton Building New Year's Eve bash featuring Nashville's funky favorites The Aquaducks along with special guests Ike and the Crooked Souls. Plus, there will be an intimate VIP acoustic performance by Nashville singer/songwriter Devon Gilfillian. The historic space also houses Tin Cup Coffee, who will be on hand to provide beverages and a tasty buffet for all general admission ticket holders. VIP ticket holders will enjoy a private lounge, a catered dinner, an intimate private show by Gilfillian, an artist meet and mingle, a private cash bar and more. All attendees will receive a glass of champagne at midnight. This is a 21+ event.

 

Shindig Mafia's New Year's Eve Soirée

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 8 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: THE STANDARD RESTAURANT & CLUB $100 IN ADVANCE; $125 AT THE DOOR

Welcome the New Year in roaring 1920s fashion beneath the gilded chandeliers of The Standard’s grand ballroom! This magnificent 1840s townhome sets the stage for a night of champagne, live music by The Willies and dancing. Champagne will flow freely until midnight and will be paired with heavy hors d'oeuvres selected by The Standard's head chef (included in ticket price). At 8 pm, learn original jazz moves created by swing royalty on the dance floor.

 

Guilty Pleasures: New Year's Eve Bash

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 8 PM
LOCATION: 3RD AND LINDSLEY $38.24

Ring in the new year with spot-on covers of all your guilty favorites from the late '70s through the early '90s!

 

New Year's Eve on M Street

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 9 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: M STREET $199 ALL ACCESS PASS

M Street is the only place in Nashville where you can experience four different parties with one ticket. Move freely all night long between The Rosewall, Virago, Saint Anejo and Whiskey Kitchen with no covers. Each location will feature its own unique vibe as well as a bubble toast and balloon drop at midnight. The Rosewall will feature DJ Chief Maverick of Los Angeles, making his Nashville debut, with an epic light show and exclusive confetti drop to ring in the New Year. Please note: only VIP all access tickets remain! Each ticket ($199) includes two drinks and one bubbles token at The Rosewall, a speed pass at registration and entry into the mezzanine with two private bars.

 

New Year's Eve with Vinyl Radio

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, SEATINGS BEGIN AT 9 PM; SHOW STARTS AT 10 PM
LOCATION: PUCKETT'S GRO. & RESTAURANT $70

Vinyl Radio comes at you with a wash of vocal power and a pious regard for the great music of the '70s. These Music City pros combine their considerable talents into an experience that captures the essence of an era when guitars and grooves, mellow mayhem and melodies ruled the airwaves. Admission includes a special New Year’s Eve meal, party favors and a champagne toast at midnight! Click here to view the menu. Reservations recommended: call 615-770-2722.

 

Alice in Wonderland New Year's Eve

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 9 PM - 2 AM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE CITY CLUB $150 BEFORE 12/29; $175 AFTER 12/29

Nashville City Club will host an Alice in Wonderland-themed New Year's Eve party! This annual celebration will include a premium open bar, two absinthe bar tickets, a live band and DJ, an appetizer buffet, party favors, fantastic panoramic views of downtown and more. This event is open to Nashville City Club members and their guests.

 

Thee Rock 'n' Roll Residency: New Year's Eve Spectacular

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 9 PM
LOCATION: HIGH WATT AT MERCY LOUNGE $20

Started in April 2013 by guitarists Jeremy Asbrock and Phil Shouse, Thee Rock 'n' Roll Residency has become the longest-running, most star-studded rock 'n' roll extravaganza in Nashville. Don't miss their New Year's Eve Spectacular at the High Watt on Saturday, December 31!

 

My So-Called Band's Champagne Supernova: The Ultimate '90s New Year's Eve

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 9:30 PM
LOCATION: CANNERY BALLROOM GENERAL ADMISSION: $30 IN ADVANCE, $40 DAY OF SHOW; VIP: $150/PAIR IN ADVANCE, $190/PAIR DAY OF SHOW

This is Nashville’s ultimate '90s New Year's Eve bash. 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. VIP tickets include admission for two, a complimentary bottle of champagne, a VIP viewing area and lounge, a private bar and restroom, and more.

 

Y2K Madness: The Ultimate New Year's Party

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 10 PM
LOCATION: MERCY LOUNGE $22

Y2K Madness is a celebration of the millennium that almost never was. This event will feature the ultimate New Year's sing-along of all the boy bands, pop divas, nu metal and pop punk you pretended not to like when you were younger.

 

Downtown Transportation Options for New Year's Eve

 

Music City Star Train Tickets to Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 4 PM - 1:30 AM

Going to Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight at Bicentennial Mall? For the fourth straight year, the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee will operate a special Music City Star excursion train to the city’s New Year’s Eve celebration on Saturday, December 31. An allotment of 650 tickets will be available to the general public. Round-trip tickets cost $15. Tickets will be on sale until 24 hours prior to departure or until they are sold out, whichever comes first. Children age 5 and older will need a ticket. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

 

Catch a Ride Downtown via MTA Buses on New Year’s Eve

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, FREE RIDES FROM 9 PM - 2:30 AM

On Saturday, December 31, Nashville MTA bus service will be extended on 15 bus routes until 2:30 am on Sunday, January 1, and bus service will be free after 9 pm. Regular fares will be in effect until 9 pm, and MTA buses will pick up passengers at all MTA bus stops. Fare is $1.70 for adults and $1 for ages 5-19. Children age 4 and younger may ride for no charge. Visit the MTA website for route information and additional details.

 

Road Closures This Week

 

Road Closures: Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl & Related Events

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 26 - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31

Several road closures are planned throughout downtown for the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl (Friday, December 30) and the Fan Zone on Broadway (Thursday, December 29 and Friday, December 30). This list is organized by the date the closures begin. The end date is different for each road and is indicated below.
 

Monday, December 26:
- 1st Avenue (Demonbreun to Church Street) will be closed from 6 am on Monday, December 26 until 10 am on Saturday, December 31
- Broadway (1st Avenue to 2nd Avenue) will be closed from 6 am on Monday, December 26 until 10 am on Saturday, December 31

Tuesday, December 27:
- Broadway (2nd Avenue to 5th Avenue) will be closed from 6 am on Tuesday, December 27 until 10 am on Saturday, December 31

Thursday, December 29:
- 2nd Avenue (Demonbreun to Commerce Street) will be closed from 10 am on Thursday, December 29 until 11 pm on Friday, December 30

NOTE: 3rd Avenue will be open to traffic throughout the event. 4th Avenue will be open to traffic and will run two-way throughout the event. 5th Avenue (Demonbreun to Broadway) may be closed due to Bridgestone Arena events. It will remain open north of Broadway to Commerce Street.

Saturday, December 30:
- The Woodland Street Bridge will be closed beginning as early as 11:30 am on Saturday, December 30 and will be available to only pedestrians and shuttle buses through the conclusion of the game
- The Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge will be open to eastbound and westbound traffic until the beginning of the fourth quarter of the game (at the beginning of the fourth quarter, the bridge will be open to westbound traffic only)

 

Road Closures: Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight

 
MONDAY, DECEMBER 19 - TUESDAY, JANUARY 3

Several road closures are planned throughout downtown for the Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight at Bicentennial Mall. This list is organized by the date the closures begin. The end date is different for each road and is indicated below. All roads will re-open no later than 5 pm on Tuesday, January 3. Plus, you can click here to see a PDF of the road closures, and you can click here to view a street closure map.
 

Monday, December 19:
- Gravel Alley (Jefferson Street to Junior Gilliam Way) will be closed from 7 am on Monday, December 19 until 5 pm on Monday, January 2
- Junior Gilliam Way (5th Avenue North to Gravel Alley) will be closed from 7 am on Monday, December 19 until 5 pm on Monday, January 2

Tuesday, December 27:
- 6th Avenue North (Harrison Street to Jefferson Street) will be closed from 6 am on Tuesday, December 27 until 5 pm on Tuesday, January 3
- 7th Avenue North (Harrison Street to Jefferson Street) will be closed from 6 am on Tuesday, December 27 until 5 pm on Sunday, January 1
- Jackson Street (6th Avenue North to 7th Avenue North) will be closed from 6 am on Tuesday, December 27 until 5 pm on Tuesday, January 3

Saturday, December 31:
- Harrison Street (5th Avenue North to 8th Avenue North) will be closed from 7 am on Saturday, December 31 until 6 am on Sunday, January 1
- 6th Avenue North (James Robertson Parkway to Harrison Street) will be closed from 7 am on Saturday, December 31 until 6 am on Sunday, January 1
- 7th Avenue North (James Robertson Parkway to Harrison Street) will be closed from 7 am on Saturday, December 31 until 6 am on Sunday, January 1
- 6th Avenue North horseshoe around the Tennessee State Capitol (Charlotte Avenue to Charlotte Avenue) will be closed from 8 am on Saturday, December 31 until 4 am on Sunday, January 1
- Junior Gilliam Way (3rd Avenue North to 5th Avenue North) will be closed from 4 pm on Saturday, December 31 until 2 am on Sunday, January 1
- 5th Avenue North (James Robertson Parkway to Jefferson Street) will be closed from 4 pm on Saturday, December 31 until 2 am on Sunday, January 1
- Harrison Street (4th Avenue North to 5th Avenue North) will be closed from 4 pm on Saturday, December 31 until 2 am on Sunday, January 1
- 4th Avenue North (north of Harrison Street to stadium roundabout) will be closed from 4 pm on Saturday, December 31 until 2 am on Sunday, January 1
- 4th Avenue North at Junior Gilliam Way (must exit to Jefferson Street) will be closed from 4 pm on Saturday, December 31 until 2 am on Sunday, January 1
- 2nd Avenue (Broadway to Church Street) will be closed from 4 pm until 2 am on Saturday, December 31

 

 

Upcoming Events in Downtown Nashville

Bluegrass & Beer at Tennessee Brew Works Wednesday, December 28

Jerry Jacobs Band at The Stage on Broadway Wednesday, December 28

Brandon Holder at Legends Corner Wednesday, December 28

Fish On at Second Fiddle Wednesday, December 28

Preds Show with Craig Smith & Guests at Tin Roof Broadway Wednesday, December 28

Painting Class: Whose Bed Have Your Boots Been Under at Sips 'n Strokes Wednesday, December 28

Stacy Mitchhart at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Wednesday, December 28

Leroy Powell Duo at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Wednesday, December 28

Cocktails & Canvas at Dabble Studio Wednesday, December 28

Nathan Picard at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Wednesday, December 28

Jason Duke & Friends at The Listening Room Cafe Wednesday, December 28

The Matte Gray Band at Wildhorse Saloon Wednesday, December 28

Steve Roper at Sambuca Wednesday, December 28

WWE Live Holiday Tour at Bridgestone Arena Wednesday, December 28

Robert Earl Keen's Merry Christmas from the Fam-O-Lee at Ryman Auditorium Wednesday, December 28

Story Time at Nashville Public Library Wednesday, December 28

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Wednesday, December 28

Johnny Neel "66/16" CD Release Party & Reunion at 3rd and Lindsley Wednesday, December 28

Winter Mini Market at Nashville Farmers' Market Wednesday, December 28

Kandace Springs at City Winery Wednesday, December 28

Trapped Above Ground at Acme Feed & Seed Wednesday, December 28

The Ruf Nex at Station Inn Wednesday, December 28

Landon Lingerfelt at Bootleggers Inn Wednesday, December 28

Michael Scott at Whiskey Bent Saloon Wednesday, December 28

Cassie LaBeau Band at Barlines Wednesday, December 28

The Michael Vance Band at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Wednesday, December 28

The Regulars at Tin Roof Broadway Thursday, December 29

Cory Farley Band at Second Fiddle Thursday, December 29

Becki McLeod Band at Legends Corner Thursday, December 29

Brandon Holder at The Stage on Broadway Thursday, December 29

Allie Keck at Tennessee Brew Works Thursday, December 29

Painting Class: Sparkle Cheers at Sips 'n Strokes Thursday, December 29

Stacy Mitchhart at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Thursday, December 29

Natalie Brady Band at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Thursday, December 29

Southern Inspired Cooking Class: Shrimp and Grits at Dabble Studio Thursday, December 29

Kyle Eddy at Two Old Hippies Thursday, December 29

Lacy Green at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Thursday, December 29

Pierce Avenue & Friends at The Listening Room Cafe Thursday, December 29

Two Way Crossing at Wildhorse Saloon Thursday, December 29

Predators Game Night Promotions at Trattoria Il Mulino at Trattoria Il Mulino Thursday, December 29

Grant Garland at Sambuca Thursday, December 29

Street Food Thursdays Thursday, December 29

Nashville Predators vs. Chicago Blackhawks at Bridgestone Arena Thursday, December 29

Widespread Panic's Tunes for Tots at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, December 29

Music at the Frist: Sam Rochford at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, December 29

"Hemped and Confused" American Pale Ale Tapping Fundraiser at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery Thursday, December 29

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, December 29

Edwin McCain at City Winery Thursday, December 29

Funky Tonk with The Music City Toppers at Acme Feed & Seed Thursday, December 29

B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Thursday, December 29

Les Richardson Band at Barlines Thursday, December 29

Bobby McClendon at Whiskey Bent Saloon Thursday, December 29

Tyler Cannon at Bootleggers Inn Thursday, December 29

Shadd Cobb, Jenny Obert & Friends at Station Inn Thursday, December 29

Two Way Crossing at Wildhorse Saloon Friday, December 30

The Bird & The Bear at Tennessee Brew Works Friday, December 30

Martin McDaniel Band at The Stage on Broadway Friday, December 30

Henry Martin Band at Legends Corner Friday, December 30

Brandon Holder at Second Fiddle Friday, December 30

Love Truckers at Tin Roof Broadway Friday, December 30

Painting Class: Champagne Diva at Sips 'n Strokes Friday, December 30

Tyrone Smith Super T Revue at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Friday, December 30

Tristen Smith Band at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Friday, December 30

Painting Class: Finest Grapes at Dabble Studio Friday, December 30

Justin Johnson at Two Old Hippies Friday, December 30

Casey Wasner at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Friday, December 30

Matt McAtee & The Eventuals at Sambuca Friday, December 30

B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Friday, December 30

Opry at the Ryman: Marty Stuart & More at Ryman Auditorium Friday, December 30

Current Events Discussion Group at Nashville Public Library Friday, December 30

The Brazilbilly Boys at Robert's Western World Friday, December 30

The Long Players Perform Fleetwood Mac's Self-Titled Album at 3rd and Lindsley Friday, December 30

Mac McAnally at City Winery Friday, December 30

#BasicFriday Dance Party with Spice J & Sister Sprouse at Acme Feed & Seed Friday, December 30

My So-Called Band: Total Request Live at Cannery Ballroom Friday, December 30

Tennessee Mafia Jug Band at Station Inn Friday, December 30

Music at the Frist: Rae Hering at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Friday, December 30

Dance-a-Thon at Agenda Friday, December 30

Dusty Hundley Band at Barlines Friday, December 30

The Natalie Brady Band at Whiskey Bent Saloon Friday, December 30

Biff Kapow at Bootleggers Inn Friday, December 30

Tours of Christ Church Cathedral at Christ Church Cathedral Saturday, December 31

New Year's Eve Vegas-Style at Agenda Saturday, December 31

Jason Duggins Band at The Stage on Broadway Saturday, December 31

Ring in the New Year at Margaritaville at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Saturday, December 31

Cory Farley Band at Second Fiddle Saturday, December 31

Chris Shrader at Legends Corner Saturday, December 31

Opry at the Ryman: Old Crow Medicine Show, Dom Flemons & More at Ryman Auditorium Saturday, December 31

The Brazilbilly Boys at Robert's Western World Saturday, December 31

Family Saturday & Sunday at Nashville Public Library Saturday, December 31

Songwriter Session: Kent Blazy at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, December 31

Architecture Tour at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Saturday, December 31

New Year's Eve Party with The Grascals at Station Inn Saturday, December 31

Les Richardson Band at Barlines Saturday, December 31

New Year's Eve at Whiskey Bent Saloon at Whiskey Bent Saloon Saturday, December 31

Jesse Cain at Bootleggers Inn Saturday, December 31

Creative Zone: Bedazzled Buttons at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, January 1

Tennessee Titans vs. Houston Texans at Nissan Stadium Sunday, January 1

Taco Tuesdays at Cerveza Jack's at Cerveza Jack's Tuesday, January 3

Nashville Predators vs. Montreal Canadiens at Bridgestone Arena Tuesday, January 3

Music at the Frist: Bassoonery at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, January 5

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Thursday, January 5 - Saturday, January 7

Shen Yun at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Friday, January 6 - Sunday, January 8

Music at the Frist: Duette at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Friday, January 6

First Saturday Art Crawl at 5th Avenue of the Arts Saturday, January 7

Willie Nelson & Family at War Memorial Auditorium Saturday, January 7

Monster Jam at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, January 7 - Sunday, January 8

Architecture Tour at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Saturday, January 7

Family Program: Songwriting 101: Brad Paisley Style at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, January 7

Banjo Demonstration: Curtis McPeake & Andy May at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, January 8

2017 Million Dollar Show for St. Jude at Ryman Auditorium Monday, January 9

Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks at Bridgestone Arena Tuesday, January 10

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

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Convention Update

Large groups and events (300+) that are downtown December 28, 2016 - January 11, 2017 include Sage Dining Services (550, December 27 - 29), Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl (40,000, December 29 - 30), Music City Midnight (100,000, December 31), Jackson National Life Distributors (550, January 3 - 6) and Jacuzzi Spas (300, January 6 - 15). 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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