News & Information
Oak Steakhouse - now open for lunch!
801 Clark Place. The Westin Nashville. 615-902-3111. Oak Steakhouse is now open for lunch from 11 am to 2:30 pm, Monday - Friday. Additionally, they are open for dinner every day of the week.
New dessert option: Tiff's Treats!
137 12th Avenue North. 629-209-3300. This new dessert shop offers cookies, brownies and more. They have a small shop downtown and can delivery many of their treats straight to your door.
New bar and restaurant: Geist!
311 Jefferson Street. 615-920-5440. This new restaurant is located in a blacksmith show circa 1886. While dining at this new hot spot, admire the renovation of one of the city’s oldest buildings. Plus, enjoy the Champagne Garden, a full garden and courtyard with an outdoor cooking stove.
Events This Week
Downtown Presbyterian Church's Holy Week schedule includes Maundy Thursday service at 7 pm. On Easter Sunday, the morning includes an indoor Easter egg hunt at 9:50 am for the children and continues with worship at 11 am in the sanctuary. Free parking available at the 4th & Commerce Garage for church attendees.
Holy Week at St. Mary's Catholic Church includes Mass of the Lord's Supper on Thursday at 7 pm, Good Friday service at 3 pm and Easter Vigil Mass on Saturday at 7:30 pm. Mass on Easter Sunday will be at 9 am and noon.
McKendree United Methodist Church's Holy Week offerings feature a Maundy Thursday service at 6:30 pm and two Good Friday service options: a noon service and an evening worship at 6:30 pm. Easter worship celebrations on Sunday are at 6:30 am, 9 am and 11 am.
THURSDAY, MARCH 29 - SUNDAY, APRIL 1
LOCATION: CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL
Holy Week services include Maundy Thursday Holy Eucharist with foot-washing and stripping of the altar at 6 pm and Good Friday service at noon (nave open for prayer from 1 pm - 3 pm). Plus, Holy Saturday offerings include liturgy at 10 am and Great Vigil of Easter service at 7 pm. Christ Church Cathedral will offer Easter Sunday Holy Eucharist services at 7 am, 8:30 am and 11 am. Or attend a Sunday evening liturgy, Breaking Bread, at 6 pm.
THURSDAY, MARCH 29 - SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
LOCATION: 226 THIRD AVENUE NORTH FREE
Berenice Denton Estate Sales presents a rare opportunity to visit a historic Nashville site, the original Federal Reserve Building at 226 3rd Avenue North on March 29, 30, and March 31. Built in 1921, the building features classic architecture and historical elements of the former occupants such as the bank vault that retains the scent of the millions of dollars that had been stored there. This extensive estate sale features fine furniture, upscale office furnishings, original art by national and regional artists, political memorabilia and a vast music collection and library. On Thursday, March 29 the sale will stay open until 8 pm. Refreshments will be served from 4 pm until 8 pm.
THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 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! Please note: road closure associated with this event. Deaderick Street (4th Avenue North to 5th Avenue North) will be closed from 10 am - 2:30 pm on the day of the event. NOTE: the food trucks will return to Deaderick from 11 am to 2 pm every Tuesday and Thursday through December 13, 2018. This event is now called Street Eats and was formerly called Street Food Thursdays.
Join Nashville First Baptist Church on Easter Sunday at one of their morning worship services at 8:15 am or 10:30 am.
An Eleventh Step Worship Service. A time of prayer and meditation reflecting on the Hope of Easter on Sunday, April 1 at Nashville First Baptist Church. A community-wide gathering for people in recovery along with those who love and support them.
SUNDAY, APRIL 1, SEATINGS AT 10 AM AND NOON
LOCATION: CARTER'S $70 FOR ADULTS; $35 FOR CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER
Carter’s will host an Easter brunch in the grand atrium lobby at 10 am and again at noon. The cost is $70 per adult and $35 for children 12 and under. Call 615-620-5665 to make a reservation.
SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
LOCATION: THE MOCKINGBIRD
The whimsical global diner will offer specials, including an “Easter-Bundt-y” cake during brunch from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm on Sunday, April 1. Make a reservation.
SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 10 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: SKYE $49 FOR ADULTS; $19 FOR CHILDREN
Enjoy Easter Brunch at Skye! Chef Kimo Akana will present an array of food including stations for crepes, strip loin and grilled chicken carving, omelets, and breakfast sides and a fully decked-out Southern Bloody Mary bar with all the fixings! In addition, Skye caters to all vegetarian, gluten free, and dairy free lifestyles. Enjoy 360 degree views, 28 floors above the city. Make a reservation.
SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
The contemporary Chinese restaurant will unveil a new brunch menu and provide special Easter treats to each table. The new menu will be available every Sunday beginning April 1 from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm. Make a reservation.
The popular Indian restaurant will offer live music and brunch specials from 11 am to 2:30 pm.
SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 10:30 AM - 3 PM
LOCATION: ADELE'S $38 PER ADULT; $18 AGES 5-12
Chef Sean McTiernan and the Adele’s team is excited to host their Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 1 from 10:30 am - 3 pm. Spend the holiday with friends and family, while enjoying chef Sean’s holiday brunch buffet featuring delicious Easter specialties, carving station, new spring cocktails and countless desserts. In addition to the bountiful Easter brunch buffet, the Adele’s team will have a few special treats including an egg decorating station, passed snacks like southern deviled eggs along the buffet line and Easter chocolates throughout the restaurant.
SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 10 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: SEA SALT NASHVILLE
For the first time, Sea Salt Nashville will serve Sunday brunch! The restaurant will serve up delicious shareable plates such as savory and sweet Beignets and classic brunch items with a twist like Crab Cake Benedict and Chorizo Crepes! The Easter Day brunch will be available from 10 am to 2 pm. Reservations strongly suggested. Can't make it to brunch? Come for dinner, they'll also be open from 4 pm - 9 pm.
SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 10 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: CITY WINERY $42 PER ADULT; $15 PER CHILD (12 YEARS AND UNDER)
Join City Winery Nashville for their Easter Brunch Buffet in the venue to enjoy an elevated dining experience with live jazz music! Our brunch buffet will be available from 10 am - 2 pm and live music will echo through the venue during the entire brunch. Each adult ticket is $42, each child (12 years old and younger) ticket is $15. Tickets include unlimited brunch.
TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 6:45 PM
LOCATION: BRIDGESTONE ARENA $25 - $105
Head to Bridgestone Arena to watch the WWE Smackdown Live on Tuesday, April 3 at 6:45 pm. The lineup includes WWE Champion AJ Styles, “The Modern-Day Maharaja” Jinder Mahal, Randy Orton, Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn, Shinsuke Nakamura, Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair, Tag Team Champions The Usos, The New Day, United States Champion Baron Corbin, Bobby Roode and many more.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 4 PM - 11 PM
LOCATION: LOWER BROADWAY; FREE
The Titans are unveiling new uniforms in downtown Nashville. Festivities begin with a pre-party at FGL House at 4 pm. Please note: there are road closures associated with this event. Lower Broadway will close to traffic and open to the party beginning at 5:30 pm. The uniform unveiling will begin around 7:30 pm with multi-platinum duo Florida Georgia Line performing a free concert immediately following in the street. The stage will be set up at 1st and Broadway. The party will continue with fireworks at 9 pm.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 6:30 PM
LOCATION: THE 404 KITCHEN $105
Join The 404 Kitchen for a unique dining experience! Reception with Winemaker Robert Sinskey & Chef Matt Bolus, followed by a five course dinner with wine pairings.
Upcoming Events in Downtown Nashville
Spring Break Fun at the Museum at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum through Sunday, April 8
The Cumberland Compact at The Bridge Building Thursday, March 29
Painting Class: These Boots at Sips 'n Strokes Thursday, March 29
Brandon Holder at The Stage on Broadway Thursday, March 29
Emily Keil at Tennessee Brew Works Thursday, March 29
Geoff Ramsey at Nudie's Honky Tonk Thursday, March 29
Henry Martin Band at Tin Roof Broadway Thursday, March 29
Matte Gray Band at Wildhorse Saloon Thursday, March 29
Music at the Frist: Mike Compton at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, March 29
InsideOut of the Lunch Box: Nashville Opera's Susannah at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Thursday, March 29
Free Tastings at Frugal MacDoogal Warehouse at Frugal MacDoogal Warehouse Thursday, March 29
Holy Week at Downtown Presbyterian Church at Downtown Presbyterian Church Thursday, March 29 - Sunday, April 1
Holy Week at First Lutheran Church ELCA at First Lutheran Church ELCA Thursday, March 29 - Sunday, April 1
Holy Week at St. Mary's Catholic Church at St. Mary's Catholic Church Thursday, March 29 - Sunday, April 1
Holy Week at McKendree United Methodist Church at McKendree United Methodist Church Thursday, March 29 - Sunday, April 1
Holy Week at Christ Church Cathedral at Christ Church Cathedral Thursday, March 29 - Sunday, April 1
Estate Sale in Historic Federal Reserve Building at 226 Third Avenue North Thursday, March 29 - Saturday, March 31
Mike Hayes & The Hustle at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Thursday, March 29
Tylor Cannon Band at Bootleggers Inn Thursday, March 29
Mandy & Zack at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Thursday, March 29
Street Eats Thursday, March 29
Music Production Audio Suite at Nashville Public Library Thursday, March 29
Creative Zone: Adorn a Microphone at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Thursday, March 29
Opry Country Classics: Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers & More at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, March 29
Nashville Predators vs. San Jose Sharks at Bridgestone Arena Thursday, March 29
Live Band Karaoke at Hard Rock Cafe Thursday, March 29
Stacy Mitchhart Band at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Thursday, March 29
Jesse Cain at Whiskey Bent Saloon Thursday, March 29
Big K.R.I.T. at Cannery Ballroom Thursday, March 29
Chris Leamy at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Thursday, March 29
Sparkling, White Wine & Cheese Pairing Class at City Winery Thursday, March 29
Swing Dance Instruction at Rudy's Jazz Room Thursday, March 29
Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, March 29
Sunny Sweeney at 3rd and Lindsley Thursday, March 29
Les Richardson Band at Barlines Thursday, March 29
Jake Dodds at Wildhorse Saloon Friday, March 30
Love Truckers at Tin Roof Broadway Friday, March 30
Geoff Ramsey at Nudie's Honky Tonk Friday, March 30
Adam Corbin Band at Tennessee Brew Works Friday, March 30
Martin McDaniel at The Stage on Broadway Friday, March 30
Painting Class: Skyline at Sips 'n Strokes Friday, March 30
Charles “Wigg” Walker at Woolworth on 5th Friday, March 30
B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Friday, March 30
Jesse Cain Band at Bootleggers Inn Friday, March 30
The Disappointments at Whiskey Bent Saloon Friday, March 30
AC Drive at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Friday, March 30
Music at the Frist: Sam Frazee and Hiptet at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Friday, March 30
Live Music Jam at Nashville Public Library Friday, March 30
Family Program: Beginner Fiddle Workshop at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Friday, March 30
Joe Rogan at Ryman Auditorium Friday, March 30
Good Friday Nashville Featuring Chris Tomlin at Bridgestone Arena Friday, March 30
Katt Williams at Nashville Municipal Auditorium Friday, March 30
Pierce Avenue at Barlines Friday, March 30
Chris Jobe, Myylo & Lo at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Friday, March 30
Band Together For Musicians Corner - Honoring the Songs of Muscle Shoals at City Winery Friday, March 30
Coco O'Connor at Two Old Hippies Friday, March 30
The Robert's Honky Tonk-O-Rama featuring JesseLee Jones at Robert's Western World Friday, March 30
World Turning Fleetwood Mac Revue at 3rd and Lindsley Friday, March 30
Tyrone Smith "Super T" at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Friday, March 30
Whiskey, Cash & Roses at Wildhorse Saloon Saturday, March 31
Chris Shrader at Tin Roof Broadway Saturday, March 31
Geoff Ramsey at Nudie's Honky Tonk Saturday, March 31
Chris Amsler at Tennessee Brew Works Saturday, March 31
Matte Gray Band at The Stage on Broadway Saturday, March 31
Painting Class: NHBW Fundraiser: Beautiful Woman in White at Sips 'n Strokes Saturday, March 31
Painting Class: Undercover Elegance at Dabble Studio Saturday, March 31
Justice League Funk at Woolworth on 5th Saturday, March 31
B.B. King All-Stars at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant Saturday, March 31
Jesse Cain Band at Whiskey Bent Saloon Saturday, March 31
Nashville Predators vs. Buffalo Sabres at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, March 31
Songwriter Session: Jerry Salley at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, March 31
Studio NPL Open Lab at Nashville Public Library Saturday, March 31
30 Vice at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Nashville Saturday, March 31
Rickers Pickers at Barlines Saturday, March 31
Stacy Mitchhart Band at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Saturday, March 31
Cindy Wilson at High Watt at Mercy Lounge Saturday, March 31
Scout Cookies & Wine Pairing at City Winery Saturday, March 31
Caleb Ryan Martin at Two Old Hippies Saturday, March 31
The Robert's Honky Tonk-O-Rama featuring Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Saturday, March 31
Resurrection: A Journey Tribute at 3rd and Lindsley Saturday, March 31
Easter Brunch at Carter's at Carter's Sunday, April 1
Easter Brunch at The Mockingbird at The Mockingbird Sunday, April 1
Easter Brunch at Skye at Skye Sunday, April 1
Easter Brunch at Tansuo at Tansuo Sunday, April 1
Coast Modern at 3rd and Lindsley Sunday, April 1
Easter Brunch at Chauhan at Chauhan Ale & Masala House Sunday, April 1
An Eleventh Step Service at Nashville First Baptist Church Sunday, April 1
Creative Zone: Adorn a Microphone at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, April 1
Easter Brunch at Adele's at Adele's Sunday, April 1
Easter Brunch at Sea Salt Nashville at Sea Salt Nashville Sunday, April 1
Don Kelley & Friends at Robert's Western World Sunday, April 1
City Winery Easter Brunch at City Winery Sunday, April 1
Giovanni Rodriguez & 12 Manos at Rudy's Jazz Room Monday, April 2
Josh Hedley & The Hedliners at Robert's Western World Monday, April 2
Cliff Richmond & The CliffNotes at Rudy's Jazz Room Tuesday, April 3
Belmont University Curb College Presents at Rocketown Tuesday, April 3
Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton at City Winery Tuesday, April 3
Bill Frisell Trio featuring Thomas Morgan & Rudy Royston at City Winery Tuesday, April 3
Tennessee High Top All-Stars at Robert's Western World Tuesday, April 3
WWE Smackdown Live at Bridgestone Arena Tuesday, April 3
Tennessee Titans Uniform Unveil at FGL House Wednesday, April 4
Social Club Misfits with Riley Clemmons at Rocketown Wednesday, April 4
Southview & Burnsie at Rocketown Wednesday, April 4
Phil Vassar at City Winery Wednesday, April 4
Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Wednesday, April 4
Wine Maker Dinner at The 404 Kitchen Wednesday, April 4
The Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Wednesday, April 4
Southern Women's Show Nashville at Music City Center Thursday, April 5
Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, April 5
Live Band Karaoke at Hard Rock Cafe Thursday, April 5
Music at the Frist: The Twin Fiddles of Jenny Obert and Shad Cobb at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, April 5
Creative Zone: Bedazzled Buttons at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Thursday, April 5
House Concerts at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Thursday, April 5
Opry Country Classics: Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers & More at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, April 5
Preds Wine Festival & Tasting at Bridgestone Arena Thursday, April 5
Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Friday, April 6
Southern Women's Show Nashville at Music City Center Friday, April 6
Nick Cave: Featuring Nashville at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Friday, April 6
Nick Cave: Featuring Nashville at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Friday, April 6
Creative Zone: Bedazzled Buttons at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Friday, April 6
Brad Paisley at Bridgestone Arena Friday, April 6
Meet the Bachelor Himself, Arie at Music City Center Friday, April 6
Susannah at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Friday, April 6
Home Free at Ryman Auditorium Friday, April 6
Susannah at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Saturday, April 7
Songwriter Session: Lance Carpenter at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, April 7
Nashville SC vs. Charlotte Independence at First Tennessee Park Saturday, April 7
Architecture Tour with ASL Interpreter at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Saturday, April 7
Southern Women's Show Nashville at Music City Center Saturday, April 7
The Robert's Honky Tonk-O-Rama featuring Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Saturday, April 7
Nashville Predators vs. Columbus Blue Jackets at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, April 7
Piano Spectacular with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Sunday, April 8
Southern Women's Show Nashville at Music City Center Sunday, April 8
Don Kelley & Friends at Robert's Western World Sunday, April 8
Film: Merle Haggard & The Strangers: On Tour Spring '84 at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, April 8
Susannah at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Sunday, April 8
Giovanni Rodriguez & 12 Manos at Rudy's Jazz Room Monday, April 9
Josh Hedley & The Hedliners at Robert's Western World Monday, April 9
Belmont University Curb College Presents at Rocketown Tuesday, April 10
Tennessee High Top All-Stars at Robert's Western World Tuesday, April 10
Friends In Low Places at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Tuesday, April 10
Nashville Sounds vs. Iowa Cubs at First Tennessee Park Tuesday, April 10
Nashville Sounds vs. Iowa Cubs at First Tennessee Park Wednesday, April 11
Mike Oldham & The Tone Rangers at Robert's Western World Wednesday, April 11
May 1 - vote FOR transit
Are you sick of sitting in traffic getting in and out of downtown? On May 1, it’s time to vote FOR transit! Nashville's transit plan is based on years of input from thousands of community members, and is designed to give Nashvillians more options for getting around, and more time for what matters. Nashville, this is the moment to invest in our city's future, and to ensure it continues to boom for years to come. For more information about the plan, visit www.transitfornashville.com/the_plan.
Large groups and events that are downtown October 6 - 20 include Colliers International (850, October 7 - 10), Health Connect Partners (600, October 11 - 15), American Folklore Society (500, October 12 - 16), and Japan-America Society of Tennessee, Inc (750, October 15 - 19). For information concerning conventions call 259-4782.