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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

    

News & Information

Stanley Cup Finals
Congratulations to the Nashville Predators! They are the NHL Western Conference champions and have advanced to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in franchise history. Let's Go Preds! #StandWithUs.
 

Events This Week


Nashville Sounds vs. Omaha Storm Chasers

THROUGH FRIDAY, MAY 26, 6:35 PM 
LOCATION: FIRST TENNESSEE PARK $10 - $60

Head to First Tennessee Park to watch the Nashville Sounds as they take on the Omaha Storm Chasers through Friday, May 26! Can't make one of the games? There are plenty of chances to catch the Sounds over Memorial Day weekend when they play Colorado Springs Sky Sox Saturday, May 27 - Tuesday, May 30.

 

Beautiful—The Carole King Musical

THROUGH SUNDAY, MAY 28, SHOW TIMES VARY BY DATE
LOCATION: TPAC - TENNESSEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER $30 - $85

"Beautiful—The Carole King Musical" tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music—she wrote the soundtrack to a generation. The production features a stunning array of beloved songs written by Gerry Goffin/Carole King and Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil, including "I Feel The Earth Move," "One Fine Day," "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman," "You’ve Got A Friend" and the title song. "Beautiful" took home two 2014 Tony Awards and a 2015 Grammy Award.
 

Street Food Thursdays

THURSDAY, MAY 25, 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 Thursday. Please note: road closure associated with this event. Deaderick Street (4th Avenue North to 5th Avenue North) will be closed from 9 am until 2 pm on the day of the event.

 

Southern Sous & Somm Pairing Dinner

THURSDAY, MAY 25, 7 PM - 9 PM
LOCATION: CITY WINERY $75

While celebrity chefs are endlessly on television, in magazines and at festivals, the behind-the-scenes heroes who make sure their kitchens continue to operate at world-class levels are their sous chefs. It is not very often that the creative talents of these dedicated men and women are featured front and center. On Thursday, May 25, City Winery will offer you the opportunity to experience the exquisite talent of its sous chefs in the first edition of Sous and Somm! Chef Ryan Brown has created a delectable menu rooted in the Southern culinary tradition, made more exciting by his own creative twists on classic flavors and techniques. Sommelier Mark Bowman has selected wines from five different countries to bring a worldwide flair to this fantastic menu.

 

Music City Jazz Festival

FRIDAY, MAY 26 - SATURDAY, MAY 27, FRIDAY: 5 PM; SATURDAY: 11 AM
LOCATION: PUBLIC SQUARE $90 FRIDAY; $100 SATURDAY; $137 FRIDAY & SATURDAY

Music City Jazz Festival is the place to people watch, eat, drink, mingle, relax, soak in the rays and, of course, hear some of the coolest music performed by national recording smooth jazz artists. This festival at Public Square will feature classy veterans who have set the standard to young lions taking the jazz scene by storm, all capturing the spirit of smooth jazz that knows no boundaries in exhilarating, intimate performances. Bring a chair and a blanket, and then sit back and relax to smooth jazz performed by some of the best musicians around. Plus, Hard Rock Cafe will host a kick-off party on Thursday, May 25 from 5 pm - 9 pm.

 

Pizza Mingle

SATURDAY, MAY 27, 6 PM - 8 PM
LOCATION: DABBLE STUDIO $45

This is one of Dabble's favorite new classes! Groups of two will walk through building a homemade pizza together. You'll go through knife skills, rolling out dough and the best way to top a pizza. Once your pizza is in the oven baking, the mingle begins. Hang with friends and make new ones over cheese and charcuterie boards. Bring your favorite wine and an adventurous appetite and they'll take care of the rest. Or, purchase your wine at Dabble.

 

Tchaikovsky Spectacular with the Nashville Symphony

SATURDAY, MAY 27, 7:30 PM
LOCATION: RIVERFRONT PARK AND ASCEND AMPHITHEATER $20 - $59

It’s a night of Tchaikovsky’s greatest hits performed under the stars featuring "Swan Lake" with dancers from Nashville Ballet, "Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture," "1812 Overture" with fireworks and "Piano Concerto No. 1" with pianist Joyce Yang.

 

Music of The Rolling Stones Wine Pairing

WEDNESDAY, MAY 31, 7 PM - 9 PM 
LOCATION: CITY WINERY $30

Music can change the flavor of wine. Which goes better with a fine Napa Valley Cabernet: Mozart or Metallica? Join City Winery for a special music and wine pairing with the music of The Rolling Stones! They’ll be pairing the music of the legendary English rock band with five of its favorite wines. Your ticket includes a tasting of five wines and the live musical stylings of The Rolling Stones cover band Jaggered Edge. Discover the sensory connection behind wine and music.

 

News & Information

Summer Art Camp at the Frist

The Frist Center has convenient summer art camp options. There are still spaces available for ages 8 to 10. Weeklong sessions focus on themes and ideas from current exhibitions and are led by skilled teaching artists. 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events in Downtown Nashville

Connor Muncil at Tennessee Brew Works Thursday, May 25

Sheer Mag at Third Man Records Thursday, May 25

Arlo Guthrie with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Thursday, May 25

Music at the Frist: Grant Ferris at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, May 25

Opry Country Classics: Dailey & Vincent, William Michael Morgan & More at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, May 25

Music Production Audio Suite at Nashville Public Library Thursday, May 25

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, May 25

Kentucky Thunder with Etta Britt, Sheila Lawence, Vicki Carrico, Jonell Mosser & Lisa Oliver Gray at 3rd and Lindsley Thursday, May 25

Justine Blazer at Nudie's Honky Tonk Thursday, May 25

Tyler Cannon at Bootleggers Inn Thursday, May 25

Ty Segall at Mercy Lounge Thursday, May 25

Eyes Set To Kill at Rocketown Thursday, May 25

Hot Rize at Station Inn Thursday, May 25

Stacy Mitchhart at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Thursday, May 25

B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Thursday, May 25

Bobby McClendon at Whiskey Bent Saloon Thursday, May 25

Bonner Black, Phil Barton & Friends at The Listening Room Cafe Friday, May 26

Eric Church at Bridgestone Arena Friday, May 26 - Saturday, May 27

Mike Beach Band at Legends Corner Friday, May 26

Matt Schumacher Band at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Friday, May 26

A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Friday, May 26

Music at the Frist: The Twin Fiddles of Jenny Obert & Shad Cobb at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Friday, May 26

Film: Jason Aldean: Night Train to Georgia at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Friday, May 26

Tyrone Smith Super T Revue at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Friday, May 26

B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Friday, May 26

Wayne Barnes Band at Legends Corner Saturday, May 27

Larry Williams Band at Second Fiddle Saturday, May 27

Painting Class: Skyline at Sips 'n Strokes Saturday, May 27

Harold Allen at The Stage on Broadway Saturday, May 27

Tom Yankton at Wildhorse Saloon Saturday, May 27

Mad Hatters at Tin Roof Broadway Saturday, May 27

Kathryn Hallberg at Tennessee Brew Works Saturday, May 27

Saturdays@Agenda at Agenda Saturday, May 27

Amity 3 at Two Old Hippies Saturday, May 27

Nashville Sounds vs. Colorado Springs Sky Sox at First Tennessee Park Saturday, May 27

Family Program: Square Dance Workshop at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, May 27

Time to Tell: Write Your Memoir or Family History at Nashville Public Library Saturday, May 27

The Robert's Honky Tonk-O-Rama featuring Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Saturday, May 27

Vinyl Radio with FAB Beatles Revue at 3rd and Lindsley Saturday, May 27

Geoff Ramsey at Nudie's Honky Tonk Saturday, May 27

Jesse Cain at Bootleggers Inn Saturday, May 27

Tim Kasher at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Saturday, May 27

Michael Scott at Whiskey Bent Saloon Saturday, May 27

Poetic Soul Sessions III featuring RashadthaPoet at City Winery Saturday, May 27

Faydra & Jake at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Sunday, May 28

Steve Roper at Sambuca Sunday, May 28

Stephen Kelly Hunt at Legends Corner Sunday, May 28

Fish On at Second Fiddle Sunday, May 28

Painting Class: Choose Monogram or Cross at Sips 'n Strokes Sunday, May 28

Natalie Brady Band at The Stage on Broadway Sunday, May 28

Kids' Open Mic at Two Old Hippies Sunday, May 28

The Cosmic Collective at Rudy's Jazz Room Sunday, May 28

Memorial Day Dance Party featuring Sister Sprouse & DJ Jerry J at Acme Feed & Seed Sunday, May 28

Bluegrass Jam at Station Inn Sunday, May 28

Stacy Mitchhart Band at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Sunday, May 28

Nashville Sounds vs. Colorado Springs Sky Sox at First Tennessee Park Sunday, May 28

Musician Spotlight: Country Music Fall of Fame Member Charlie McCoy at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, May 28

Family Saturday & Sunday at Nashville Public Library Sunday, May 28

Don Kelley & Friends at Robert's Western World Sunday, May 28

The Secret Sisters with Matthew Perryman Jones & Cheyenne Medders at 3rd and Lindsley Sunday, May 28

Cullen Greer at Nudie's Honky Tonk Sunday, May 28

Matt McAtee Band at Barlines Monday, May 29

Kyle Mercer at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Monday, May 29

Song Suffragettes at The Listening Room Cafe Monday, May 29

Giovanni Rodriguez Band at Rudy's Jazz Room Monday, May 29

Creative Zone: Design Your Award at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Monday, May 29 - Wednesday, May 31

Grateful Mondays with Hooteroll at Acme Feed & Seed Monday, May 29

A Tribute to the Music of The Wrecking Crew at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Monday, May 29

Nashville Sounds vs. Colorado Springs Sky Sox at First Tennessee Park Monday, May 29

Artful Tales: Story Time in the Galleries at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Monday, May 29

Kelly Long at Nudie's Honky Tonk Monday, May 29

Randy Moore at Bootleggers Inn Monday, May 29

Freddie Jackson at City Winery Monday, May 29

Stacy Mitchhart Band at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Monday, May 29

New Monday with Val Storey & Friends at Station Inn Monday, May 29

Faydra & Jake at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Tuesday, May 30

Shareen at Sambuca Tuesday, May 30

Stephen Kelly Hunt at Second Fiddle Tuesday, May 30

The Chris Weaver Band at The Stage on Broadway Tuesday, May 30

Love Truckers at Tin Roof Broadway Tuesday, May 30

Penny Opera at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Tuesday, May 30

Twang Tuesdays featuring Dance Hall Doctors with Joe Bayer at Acme Feed & Seed Tuesday, May 30

Thee Rock 'n' Roll Residency at Mercy Lounge Tuesday, May 30

Kikagaku Moyo at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Tuesday, May 30

The Disappointments at Whiskey Bent Saloon Tuesday, May 30

Gay Ole Opry at City Winery Tuesday, May 30

Nashville Sounds vs. Colorado Springs Sky Sox at First Tennessee Park Tuesday, May 30

Great Books Reading & Discussion Group at Nashville Public Library Tuesday, May 30

Tennessee High Top All-Stars at Robert's Western World Tuesday, May 30

Jack Pearson at 3rd and Lindsley Tuesday, May 30

Kelly Long at Nudie's Honky Tonk Tuesday, May 30

Doyle & Debbie Show at Station Inn Tuesday, May 30

Whitey Johnson at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Tuesday, May 30

Grant Garland Trio at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Tuesday, May 30

Rocky Bottom at Bootleggers Inn Tuesday, May 30

Mike Beach Band at Legends Corner Wednesday, May 31

Rob Muzick Band at Second Fiddle Wednesday, May 31

Painting Class: Paint Your Pet or Open Studio at Sips 'n Strokes Wednesday, May 31

Jerry Jacobs Band at The Stage on Broadway Wednesday, May 31

Michael Scott at Whiskey Bent Saloon Wednesday, May 31

Matt Ferranti at Tin Roof Broadway Wednesday, May 31

Bluegrass & Beer at Tennessee Brew Works Wednesday, May 31

Lindsay Beth Harper at Two Old Hippies Wednesday, May 31

Jimmy Charles at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Wednesday, May 31

Allison Veltz & Friends at The Listening Room Cafe Wednesday, May 31

Wooten Wednesday at Rudy's Jazz Room Wednesday, May 31

Brian Ashley Jones at Sambuca Wednesday, May 31

10 String Story at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Wednesday, May 31

Sugarcane Jane EP Release with Colin Linden at Acme Feed & Seed Wednesday, May 31

Train at Riverfront Park and Ascend Amphitheater Wednesday, May 31

Lake Street Dive at Ryman Auditorium Wednesday, May 31

Chic & Shabby D.I.Y. Happy at Nashville Public Library Wednesday, May 31

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Wednesday, May 31

Girlboss Show featuring The Foxies & More at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Wednesday, May 31

Copland's Third at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Thursday, June 1 - Saturday, June 3

Street Food Thursdays Thursday, June 1

Coffee & Classics: Copland's Third at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Friday, June 2

Nashville Predators Stanley Cup Finals at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, June 3

Muse with Thirty Seconds to Mars & PVRIS at Riverfront Park and Ascend Amphitheater Saturday, June 3

Bianca Del Rio's Not Today Satan Tour at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Sunday, June 4

Tasting Notes at Flyte World Dining and Wine Sunday, June 4

Nashville Predators Stanley Cup Finals at Bridgestone Arena Monday, June 5

The Tennessean Sports Awards at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Tuesday, June 6

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

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Convention Update

Large groups and events (500+) that are downtown May 24 - June 7, 2017 include ACS Technologies (800, May 30 - June 2) and Hunter Douglas (600, June 2 - 4). For more information concerning conventions, call 615-259-4782. Click this link for a complete listing of Nashville conventions.

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