Nashville Downtown Details

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

    

Events This Week


A Christmas Story

THROUGH SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22
LOCATION: TPAC - TENNESSEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER $25 - $47.50

Ralphie's back! Reaching year ten of this Nashville holiday tradition, Nashville Rep gives fans what they want – a hilarious, interactive winter treat. With a frozen flag pole, a ballet tribute to an iconic Leg Lamp, and many, many costume changes; the show more than delivers on its promise of laughs, heart-warming charm, and a child with a bar of Lifebuoy in his mouth. The Bumpus hounds will be ready and waiting for you.

 

Smashville Holiday Festival

THROUGH SUNDAY, JANUARY 21
LOCATION: RIVERFRONT PARK AND ASCEND AMPHITHEATER

The Smashville Holiday Festival at Ascend Amphitheatre is open for the holiday season! Public skate sessions are available Wednesdays through Sundays until Thursday, December 20. On Saturday, December 22 holiday hours will begin and daily public skate sessions will be offered through Sunday, January 6. From January 7 - 21 the schedule will revert to public skate sessions Wednesdays through Sundays. Pond hockey is also available on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Tickets and schedules are available online. Prices start at $13.73.

 

Nashville’s Nutcracker

THROUGH SUNDAY, DECEMBER 23, SHOW TIMES VARY BY DATE
LOCATION: TPAC - TENNESSEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER $40 - $98

Nashville’s Nutcracker heralds the return of the holiday season in Music City as young Clara takes audiences on a journey through a spectacular dreamland with her magical Uncle Drosselmeyer. Weaving the awe-inspiring wonder of the classic tale with the city’s glittering past, Nashville’s Nutcracker is a beloved holiday tradition guaranteed to delight the young and young-at-heart. Save 50% on children's tickets (12 & under) and 20% on adult tickets when you buy a 2-show Holiday Package. Get the deal.

 

Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Tennessee Titans

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 7:20 PM
LOCATION: NISSAN STADIUM $34 - $278

The Tennessee Titans will take on the Jacksonville Jaguars at Nissan Stadium on Thursday, December 6. Please note: road closures associated with this event. The Woodland Street Bridge will close beginning at 4 pm and will be available to only pedestrians and shuttle buses through the conclusion of the game. Plus, the Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge will be open to eastbound and westbound traffic until the beginning of the fourth quarter. At the beginning of the fourth quarter, westbound traffic on the Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge will be open for game traffic only. All other westbound traffic will be diverted at South 4th Street and I-24.

 

Annual Holiday Expo

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: PINE STREET FLATS FREE

Every year during this time Pine Street Flats hosts an evening of seasonal shopping for their residents and Gulch neighbors combined with holiday cheer: cocktails + lite snacks. You'll experience handcrafted leather goods, homemade artisan breads, Nashville-themed apparel and more!

 

Street Eats

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 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 every Thursday! The trucks serve lunch from 11 am to 2 pm. The food truck line-up is usually posted herePlease note: road closure associated with this event. Deaderick Street (from 4th Avenue to 5th Avenue) will be closed from 10 am - 2:30 pm on the day of the event.

 

Home Alone in Concert with the Nashville Symphony

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 7 PM
LOCATION: SCHERMERHORN SYMPHONY CENTER $60 - $115

This hilarious and heartwarming holiday tradition is perfect for the whole family. Experience John Williams’ delightful score performed live while the movie, Home Alone, is shown on the big screen.

 

93rd Annual Waffle Shop

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 11 AM - 1 PM
LOCATION: DOWNTOWN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH $10

A long-running Christmas tradition, the Waffle Shop will serve homemade waffles, hot chicken or eggs, spiced tea and coffee. Plus, the event will include live music, a silent auction, bake sale and free tours of the historic Egyptian-revival church. All proceeds benefit the homeless ministries of the Downtown Presbyterian Church. Call 615-254-7584 for more info.

 

Nashville House Concerts

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 7 PM
LOCATION: WAR MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM $30

Nashville House Concerts is a monthly music variety show at the historic War Memorial Auditorium. This unique Nashville experience is hosted by Sirius XM radio personality Storme Warren and features a diverse blend of talent from chart-topping artists, music legends, rising stars, accomplished songwriters, and more. Each show includes musical performances, imaginative interviews, and unpredictable fun. Performers on Thursday, December 6 include Gretchen Wilson,  Halfway To Hazard, Tegan Marie, Diana DeGarmo, Marcus Hummon accompanied by his son Levi Hummon, New Reveille, and Lucie Silvas.

 

The Secret Sisters

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7, 7 PM - 11 PM
LOCATION: LINDSLEY AVENUE CHURCH OF CHRIST FREE

Bring a new, unwrapped toy to this concert that benefits the Youth Encouragement Services Christmas Store at the Historic Lindsley Avenue Church of Christ. Enjoy the evening of amazing music with The Nobility and The Secret Sisters.

 

Barre3 Holiday Happy Hours

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7, 4 PM - 7 PM
LOCATION: BARRE3

Join Barre3 in the Gulch each Friday in December leading up to Christmas for a 60-minute class followed by happy hour! You will leave feeling strong, refreshed, and happier. Bring a friend to class for free. All attendees will enjoy complimentary drinks and nibbles after class.

 

Photos with Santa

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8 AND SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9, 11 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM FREE

Children of all ages are invited to share their Christmas lists with Santa and pose for a free photo in the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum's lobby. Participants will also receive a commemorative photo holder designed by Hatch Show Print.

 

Music City Santa Dash

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8, 8 AM
LOCATION: WALK OF FAME PARK $25

Kick off the Nashville Santa Rampage weekend with the Music City Santa Dash presented by JackRabbit. It’s sure to be a 5K Jolly Jog! The Santa Dash is proud to support the Salvation Army. They will be accepting donations on race day and would like participants to bring new (unwrapped) toys for the Angel Tree. You can register for the race here.

 

Breakfast With Santa

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8, 9 AM - NOON
LOCATION: NASHVILLE FARMERS' MARKET

Share your wish list and take #selfieswithsanta at the Nashville Farmers' Market inside the Market House. Enjoy story time, breakfast, hot cocoa, coffee, cocktails, and holiday shopping.  


 

Carols, Cookies & Crafts Holiday Open House

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8, 10 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: TENNESSEE STATE MUSEUM FREE

'Tis the season to be jolly! Join the Tennessee State Museum for some holiday cheer. Enjoy carols throughout the day in the Grand Hall, create holiday cards and gifts and decorate your own holiday cookie. All activities are available until supplies run out. Take in one of the new exhibits as you stroll through the museum.

 

Holiday Movie Nights

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8, 4 PM - 8 PM, MOVIE STARTS AT 5:30 PM
LOCATION: JASON WOODSIDE MURAL FREE

Celebrate the holiday season at this Holiday Movie Night series on Saturdays through December 22. Food and drink vendors will be on site starting at 4 pm and the movie will be shown at 5:30 pm each night. It's A Wonderful Life will be shown on Saturday, December 8. This event will be held in the parking lot next to the Jason Woodside Mural at 299 11th Avenue South in the Gulch. {NOTE: due to a weather cancelation last Saturday, It's A Wonderful Life will air this weekend instead.}

 

Cooking Class at Nashville Farmer's Market

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9, 5 PM - 7 PM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE FARMERS' MARKET $45

Let Cooking Up show you how to bake several desserts that take little time to make, freeze well, and travel easily; also includes a French bread recipe.

 

Denver and the Mile High Orchestra

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9, 5 PM - 7 PM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH FREE

The Dove Award winning instrumental ensemble, Denver and the Mile High Orchestra, blends the unique sounds of jazz, big band, pop, and Latin music to share the hope of Christ with the world. This band has garnered accolades from Greece to Hollywood, having played the Summer Olympics in Athens, and the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City. Their twelve albums have provided comfort, joy, and inspiration to delighted listeners of all ages.

 

Wine Glass Paint 'n' Sip Party at The Melting Pot

MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 6:30 PM - 8 PM
LOCATION: THE MELTING POT $50 TOTAL

No experience is necessary as you will be guided step-by-step by the experienced artist/instructor from Le Painted Grape. Wine glass and all painting materials are provided. All you need to bring is your friends and a desire to have fun. Cocktails/drinks and additional food options will be available from the Melting Pot for an additional charge. $25 painting activity payable in advance to Le Painted Grape and $25 cheese and chocolate buffet, due the day of event.

 

Tuba Christmas Nashville

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 11 AM AND 12:30 PM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH FREE

Over 100 tubas will perform Christmas carols during Tuba Christmas Nashville on Tuesday, December 11, at Nashville First Baptist Church. There will be two 45-minute sets starting at 11 am and 12:30 pm. This season marks their 32nd year playing in Nashville, and features players ranging from young novices to advanced adults. The concert is free to attend, and you can park for free in the parking lot behind the church.

 

LifeWay Christmas Chapel

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 10 AM - 11 AM
LOCATION: LIFEWAY PLAZA FREE

LifeWay presents it's annual Christmas Chapel hosted at their headquarters (1100 Jo Johnston Ave). This event is open to the community. Join LifeWay as they sing carols and remember the reason for the season!

 

Lunch & Learn: Tennessee Holiday Food Traditions

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12, NOON - 12:45 PM
LOCATION: TENNESSEE STATE MUSEUM FREE

Join Tennessee State Museum curator Rob DeHart for a presentation on Tennessee holiday food traditions of the past and see how those traditions have affected the present. Share memories of your favorite dishes as the group compares notes on the foods that most remind us of this special time of the year. This Lunch & Learn event takes place in the Digital Learning Center inside the new Tennessee State Museum. Attendees are invited to bring lunch. No food will be provided.

 

 

Upcoming Events in Downtown Nashville

A Christmas Story at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center through Saturday, December 22

Smashville Holiday Festival at Riverfront Park and Ascend Amphitheater through January 21

Nashville’s Nutcracker at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center through Sunday, December 23

Funky Tonk with The Music City Toppers at Acme Feed & Seed Thursday, December 6

Live Band Karaoke at Hard Rock Cafe Thursday, December 6

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, December 6

Post Titans Game Party Featuring Adam Warner at The George Jones Restaurant Thursday, December 6

Tim Rushlow & His Big Band Classic Christmas at Rudy's Jazz Room Thursday, December 6

Annual Holiday Expo at Pine Street Flats Thursday, December 6

Peter Bradley Adams with Leah Blevins at 3rd and Lindsley Thursday, December 6

Street Eats Thursday, December 6

Home Alone in Concert with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Thursday, December 6

Marvel Universe Live! at Bridgestone Arena Thursday, December 6

Music at the Frist: Songwriter Ronny Criss and Friends at Frist Art Museum Thursday, December 6

Beer & Hymns: Carols at Mercy Lounge Thursday, December 6

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, December 6

93rd Annual Waffle Shop at Downtown Presbyterian Church Thursday, December 6

Nashville House Concerts at War Memorial Auditorium Thursday, December 6

Tennessee Titans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars at Nissan Stadium Thursday, December 6

In The Grey EP Release at True Music Room and Bar Thursday, December 6

Nashville Whiskey Society Writers Round Bash Benefiting Folds of Honor at Redneck Riviera Thursday, December 6

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Thursday, December 6

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Friday, December 7

Stacy Mitchhart at Sambuca Friday, December 7

Tim Rushlow & His Big Band Classic Christmas at Rudy's Jazz Room Friday, December 7

Nashville Jazz Duo at Ellington’s Mid Way Bar & Grill Friday, December 7

Fresh Fridays with DJ Tanner & Uncle Jesse at Acme Feed & Seed Friday, December 7

Resurrection: A Journey Tribute at 3rd and Lindsley Friday, December 7

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis: Big Band Holidays at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Friday, December 7

Music at the Frist: Tramaine Arte’Mis at Frist Art Museum Friday, December 7

Opry at the Ryman: Toby Keith, Emmylou Harris & Paul Thorn at Ryman Auditorium Friday, December 7

Marvel Universe Live! at Bridgestone Arena Friday, December 7

Strahan at Rocketown Friday, December 7

Arlie at Mercy Lounge Friday, December 7

The Secret Sisters at Lindsley Avenue Church of Christ Friday, December 7

Barre3 Holiday Happy Hours at Barre3 Friday, December 7

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Friday, December 7

Photos with Santa at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, December 8

Music City Santa Dash at Walk of Fame Park Saturday, December 8

Trisha Ivy, Emily Otteson & Hannah Holbrook at Ellington’s Mid Way Bar & Grill Saturday, December 8

Tim Rushlow & His Big Band Classic Christmas at Rudy's Jazz Room Saturday, December 8

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Saturday, December 8

2018 Ball Late Party at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Saturday, December 8

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Saturday, December 8

Book Talk: Johnny Cash: The Life And Legacy Of The Man In Black at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, December 8

Opry at the Ryman: Emmylou Harris, Kelsea Ballerini & Jessie James Decker at Ryman Auditorium Saturday, December 8

Breakfast With Santa at Nashville Farmers' Market Saturday, December 8

Jorja Smith: The Lost & Found Tour at Cannery Ballroom Saturday, December 8

Marvel Universe Live! at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, December 8

Holiday Movie Nights at Jason Woodside Mural Saturday, December 8

Carols, Cookies & Crafts Holiday Open House at Tennessee State Museum Saturday, December 8

Photos with Santa at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, December 9

Nashville Jazz Duo at Ellington’s Mid Way Bar & Grill Sunday, December 9

Cooking Class at Nashville Farmer's Market at Nashville Farmers' Market Sunday, December 9

Jazz Jam at Rudy's Jazz Room Sunday, December 9

Don Kelley & Friends at Robert's Western World Sunday, December 9

Denver and the Mile High Orchestra at Nashville First Baptist Church Sunday, December 9

Andrew Peterson: Behold the Lamb of God at Ryman Auditorium Sunday, December 9

Marvel Universe Live! at Bridgestone Arena Sunday, December 9

Creative Zone: Cookie Decorating and Ornament Making at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, December 9

Tennessee Jazz & Blues Society Great Albums Concert Series: Clifford Brown and Max Roach performed by Rod McGaha in the at City Winery Sunday, December 9

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Sunday, December 9

Celtic Thunder X at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Sunday, December 9

Pub Quiz at The Pub Nashville Monday, December 10

The Cut - Grimey's DJ Night at L.A. Jackson Monday, December 10

New Monday with Val Storey & Friends at Station Inn Monday, December 10

The Hedliners at Robert's Western World Monday, December 10

Jerry Lee Lewis at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Monday, December 10

Mac McAnally at City Winery Monday, December 10

Free Admission to the Frist Art Museum at Frist Art Museum Monday, December 10

Andrew Peterson: Behold the Lamb of God at Ryman Auditorium Monday, December 10

Wine Glass Paint n' Sip Party at The Melting Pot at The Melting Pot Monday, December 10

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 10

Photography and Graphic Design at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 10

Tuba Christmas Nashville at Nashville First Baptist Church Tuesday, December 11

Doyle & Debbie Show at Station Inn Tuesday, December 11

Tennessee High Top All-Stars at Robert's Western World Tuesday, December 11

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Tuesday, December 11

Nashville Predators vs. Ottawa Senators at Bridgestone Arena Tuesday, December 11

Opry at the Ryman: Craig Morgan, Little Big Town & Luke Combs at Ryman Auditorium Tuesday, December 11

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Wednesday, December 12

LifeWay Christmas Chapel at LifeWay Plaza Wednesday, December 12

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Wednesday, December 12

Lunch & Learn: Tennessee Holiday Food Traditions at Tennessee State Museum Wednesday, December 12

Holy Yoga for Ladies at Nashville First Baptist Church Wednesday, December 12

Wine Down Wednesday at The Pub Nashville Wednesday, December 12

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Wednesday, December 12

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, December 13

Live Band Karaoke at Hard Rock Cafe Thursday, December 13

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, December 13

Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks at Bridgestone Arena Thursday, December 13

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Thursday, December 13

Guerrero Conducts Handel's Messiah at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Thursday, December 13

Street Eats Thursday, December 13

Peter Pan and Tinker Bell: A Pirate's Christmas at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Friday, December 14 - Sunday, December 23

Tim Rushlow & His Big Band Classic Christmas at Rudy's Jazz Room Friday, December 14

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Friday, December 14

Guerrero Conducts Handel's Messiah at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Friday, December 14

WWE Live Holiday Tour at Bridgestone Arena Friday, December 14

Opry at the Ryman: Chris Young, Chris Janson & Sawyer Brown at Ryman Auditorium Friday, December 14

Music at the Frist: Larysa Jaye at Frist Art Museum Friday, December 14

Barre3 Holiday Happy Hours at Barre3 Friday, December 14

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Friday, December 14

Nashville Predators vs. New Jersey Devils at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, December 15

Photos with Santa at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, December 15

Grand Opening Event for Finnleys at Finnleys The Gulch Saturday, December 15

Tim Rushlow & His Big Band Classic Christmas at Rudy's Jazz Room Saturday, December 15

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Saturday, December 15

Breakfast with Santa at Hard Rock Cafe Saturday, December 15

Family Program: Beginner Fiddle Workshop, Holiday Classics at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, December 15

Opry at the Ryman: Alabama, Radney Foster & Abby Anderson at Ryman Auditorium Saturday, December 15

Holiday Movie Nights at Jason Woodside Mural Saturday, December 15

Sinatra Forever at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Saturday, December 15

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Saturday, December 15

Guerrero Conducts Handel's Messiah at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Saturday, December 15

Photos with Santa at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, December 16

Bluegrass Jam at Station Inn Sunday, December 16

Don Kelley & Friends at Robert's Western World Sunday, December 16

Guerrero Conducts Handel's Messiah at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Sunday, December 16

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Sunday, December 16

"A Charlie Brown Christmas" - Jody Nardone Trio Celebrates The Music Of Vince Guaraldi at City Winery Sunday, December 16

Creative Zone: Hip Hats & Outlaw Bandanas at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, December 16

The Most Wonderful Crime of the Year at Old Spaghetti Factory Sunday, December 16

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Sunday, December 16

Pub Quiz at The Pub Nashville Monday, December 17

Dallas Starke at Sambuca Monday, December 17

The Cut - Grimey's DJ Night at L.A. Jackson Monday, December 17

New Monday with Val Storey & Friends at Station Inn Monday, December 17

The Hedliners at Robert's Western World Monday, December 17

Drew and Ellie Holcomb's Neighborly Christmas at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Monday, December 17

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Monday, December 17

Free Admission to the Frist Art Museum at Frist Art Museum Monday, December 17

Senior Mondays at Frist Art Museum Monday, December 17

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 17

Photography and Graphic Design at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 17

Stacy Mitchhart at Sambuca Tuesday, December 18

Doyle & Debbie Show at Station Inn Tuesday, December 18

Tennessee High Top All-Stars at Robert's Western World Tuesday, December 18

Michael W. Smith: Christmas with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Tuesday, December 18

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Tuesday, December 18

Japanese & American Whiskey Tasting at Sunda Tuesday, December 18

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Tuesday, December 18

Mike Oldham & The Tone Rangers at Robert's Western World Wednesday, December 19

An Elvis Christmas with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Wednesday, December 19

Holy Yoga for Ladies at Nashville First Baptist Church Wednesday, December 19

Wine Down Wednesday at The Pub Nashville Wednesday, December 19

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Wednesday, December 19

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Wednesday, December 19

Live Band Karaoke at Hard Rock Cafe Thursday, December 20

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, December 20

An Elvis Christmas with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Thursday, December 20

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Thursday, December 20

Amy Grant & Vince Gill: Christmas at the Ryman at Ryman Auditorium Thursday, December 20

Street Eats Thursday, December 20

Workshop: Drop-In Drawing at Frist Art Museum Thursday, December 20

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Friday, December 21

Keith & Kristyn Getty - Sing! An Irish Christmas at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Friday, December 21

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Friday, December 21

Barre3 Holiday Happy Hours at Barre3 Friday, December 21

Opry at the Ryman: Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers, Mark Wills & More at Ryman Auditorium Friday, December 21

Opry at the Ryman: Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers, Mark Wills & More at Ryman Auditorium Saturday, December 22

Photos with Santa at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, December 22

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Saturday, December 22

Drew and Ellie Holcomb's Neighborly Christmas at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Saturday, December 22

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Saturday, December 22

Tennessee Titans vs. Washington Redskins at Nissan Stadium Saturday, December 22

Holiday Movie Nights at Jason Woodside Mural Saturday, December 22

Bluegrass Jam at Station Inn Sunday, December 23

Jazz Jam at Rudy's Jazz Room Sunday, December 23

Photos with Santa at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, December 23

Don Kelley & Friends at Robert's Western World Sunday, December 23

Oak Ridge Boys Christmas at Schermerhorn Symphony Center Sunday, December 23

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Sunday, December 23

Film: Bill Anderson's Country Christmas at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, December 23

Pub Quiz at The Pub Nashville Monday, December 24

The Cut - Grimey's DJ Night at L.A. Jackson Monday, December 24

Photography and Graphic Design at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 24

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 24

Free Admission to the Frist Art Museum at Frist Art Museum Monday, December 24

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker at Ryman Auditorium Monday, December 24

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Tuesday, December 25

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Wednesday, December 26

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Wednesday, December 26

Wine Down Wednesday at The Pub Nashville Wednesday, December 26

Sarah Gayle Meech at Robert's Western World Thursday, December 27

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Thursday, December 27

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Friday, December 28

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Friday, December 28

Music at the Frist: Pianist Embers Music at Frist Art Museum Friday, December 28

Brazilbilly at Robert's Western World Saturday, December 29

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Saturday, December 29

Songwriter Session: Adam Hood at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, December 29

Bluegrass Jam at Station Inn Sunday, December 30

Don Kelley & Friends at Robert's Western World Sunday, December 30

Tennessee Titans vs. Indianapolis Colts at Nissan Stadium Sunday, December 30

Film: Johnny Christmas on the Road at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, December 30

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Sunday, December 30

Free Admission to the Frist Art Museum at Frist Art Museum Monday, December 31

Pub Quiz at The Pub Nashville Monday, December 31

L.A. Jackson's Midnight Hour at L.A. Jackson Monday, December 31

Photography and Graphic Design at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 31

One-on-One Job Help at Nashville Public Library Monday, December 31

Moon Taxi at Nashville Municipal Auditorium Monday, December 31

New Monday with Val Storey & Friends at Station Inn Monday, December 31

Japanese & American Whiskey Tasting at Sunda Tuesday, January 15

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

Music City Greeter

Do you love to show off Nashville? Sign up to be a Music City Greeter! Greeters give free tours to visitors at 10 am Wednesdays - Saturdays. Greeters meet with visitors and take them on a one hour walk around downtown giving them advice on what they should do and where they should eat while they are here. The tours start at the Visitor Information Center at Bridgestone Arena. Tours are free, and no tips are accepted. If you're interested in this volunteer opportunity, please contact Shannon.

Coffee Shops

Whether you prefer a caffeine jolt in the morning, a winter-warming tea, or an afternoon pick-me-up, downtown Nashville has you covered with over 30 coffee shops. Check out our map and directory that includes all of the places to get coffee downtown! 

Convention Update

Large groups and events (500+) that are downtown December 5 - December 19, 2018 are Serta Simmons (600, December 1 - 5), Universal Technology Corporation (1,000, December 3 - 6), and WordPress Fndtn (3,000, December 6 - 9). For more information concerning conventions, call 615-259-4782. Click this link for a complete listing of Nashville conventions.

NDP Logo

More than 280 restaurants, 105 shopping options, 50 live music venues, 25 art galleries, and
hundreds of events make downtown Nashville the place to be!

Downtown Details is a weekly publication of the Nashville Downtown Partnership

Thanks for subscribing and spread the word by forwarding to a friend!

Submit downtown area events, news, and other information to be published in this
newsletter by using our online form or by contacting Andrea Champion (615-743-3097)
at the latest by the Monday of the week to be profiled.