Events This Week
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 7 PM
LOCATION: BRIDGESTONE ARENA $33 - $263
During Calendar Night at Bridgestone Arena everyone will receive a free Ford-sponsored Nashville Predators player calendar. This is a game you do not want to miss as the Predators take on familiar opponent, the Blues. To purchase tickets click here, call 770-PUCK, or visit the Bridgestone Arena Box Office.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 8 PM - 10 PM
LOCATION: PAST PERFECT FREE
Every Wednesday, Geeks Who Drink hosts a pub quiz (trivia) night. Many free prizes and gift certificates will be awarded throughout the night. Come test your useless knowledge!
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 11 AM - 4 PM; 5 PM - 8 PM
LOCATION: CAPITOL GRILLE AT THE HERMITAGE HOTEL $26.50 CHILDREN, $46.50 ADULTS FOR BRUNCH; $27.50 CHILDREN, $52.50 ADULTS FOR DINNER
A Thanksgiving brunch buffet celebrating 100 years at The Hermitage Hotel. The evening meal will be a three-course classic Thanksgiving dinner, celebrating the holiday season.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26 - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 28, FRI - SAT 10 AM - 9 PM, SUN 10 AM - 5 PM
LOCATION: NASHVILLE CONVENTION CENTER $4 - $8
For a free ticket to the Nashville International Auto Show, click here. There will be plenty for everyone in the family to see, including 2011 model cars, trucks and SUV's, crossovers and hybrids. Follow the Green Trail to see the latest trends in alternative fuel vehicles, and enjoy Kid's Day on Sunday, November 28, when all children twelve and under will be admitted free with a paying adult.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26
LOCATION: BATH JUNKIE
On Black Friday, all custom blended products will be 50% off their original price.
Wynn Varble has written favorites such as "Have You Forgotten", "Waitin' on a Woman", "I'm a Little More Country Than That" and many more. For reservations, call 615-770-2772.
Ben Folds and the Nashville Symphony will perform "Keys to Music City", a benefit for the orchestra and two local volunteer fire fighting organizations, the Williamson County Rescue Squad and Pleasant View Volunteer Fire Department. Folds' only appearance in the Nashville area this year, "Keys to Music City" will conclude his U.S. tour in support of Lonely Avenue, the highly anticipated collaboration between himself and eminent English novelist, Nick Hornby. A very limited number of ticket packages including a post-concert meet-and-greet are available for $300 per person. To purchase, please call 615-687-6401.
Trailer City Jail's Christmas Jamboree tells the story of the inmate performers and townspeople putting on the most awaited event of the year. Trailer City looks forward to the Christmas Jamboree above all else, and this year's comes with a few surprises. This show runs through December 19.
Partnering with Toys for Tots, Morton's Bar 12-21 is asking guests to bring a toy or small donation in order to gain access to the bar. Participants will enjoy Bar Bites and a holiday drink courtesy of Morton's.
Upcoming Events in Downtown Nashville
Writers' Night at Mulligan's Irish Pub & Restaurant Tuesday, November 23
Mashville Brigade at Station Inn Tuesday, November 23
Opry at the Ryman featuring Dailey and Vincent and more at Ryman Auditorium Tuesday, November 23
Live Music at Second Fiddle Tuesday, November 23
The Jan Cronin Band at 3rd and Lindsley Tuesday, November 23
Teacher Appreciation Night at The Melting Pot Tuesday, November 23
Nashville Predators vs. St. Louis Blues at Bridgestone Arena Wednesday, November 24
Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz at Past Perfect Wednesday, November 24
Live Music at Second Fiddle Wednesday, November 24
Al Green and The Hard Times at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar Wednesday, November 24
Familiar Faces at Hard Rock Cafe Wednesday, November 24
Art Making in the Lobby: Make an Impression at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Thursday, November 25
Mix for Six with Woodford Reserve at Merchants Restaurant Thursday, November 25
Thanksgiving Dinner at Prime 108 Thursday, November 25
Thanksgiving Feast at Hilton Nashville Downtown Thursday, November 25
100th Annual Thanksgiving Brunch at Capitol Grille at The Hermitage Hotel Thursday, November 25
Mile 8 Annual Thanksgiving Event with Ball Hog at 3rd and Lindsley Thursday, November 25
Thanksgiving Breakfast and Lunch at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Thursday, November 25
Bountiful Thanksgiving Buffet at Commerce Street Grille Thursday, November 25
Thanksgiving Dinner at Capitol Grille at The Hermitage Hotel Thursday, November 25
An Evening with Joe Bonamassa at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Friday, November 26
Chris Weaver Band at Sambuca Friday, November 26
Nashville International Auto Show at Nashville Convention Center Friday, November 26 - Sunday, November 28
Justin Townes Earle with Bobby Bare, Jr. at Mercy Lounge Friday, November 26
Buy 100 Get 100 Gift Card Promotion at The Melting Pot Friday, November 26
Live Music at The Stage on Broadway Friday, November 26
Half-Off Custom Blended Products at Bath Junkie Friday, November 26
Wynn Varble and The Refried Howdies at Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant Friday, November 26
Scalawags at Mulligan's Irish Pub & Restaurant Friday, November 26
Keys to Music City: A Ben Folds Benefit for the Nashville Symphony at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Saturday, November 27
Nashville Predators vs. New York Rangers at Bridgestone Arena Saturday, November 27
Pedro Fernandez y Graciela Beltran in concierto at Nashville Municipal Auditorium Saturday, November 27
Opry at the Ryman featuring The Del McCoury Band and more at Ryman Auditorium Saturday, November 27
Live Music at Nashville Crossroads Saturday, November 27
Songwriter Session: Wil Nance and Byron Hill at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, November 27
Cinderella at Nashville Public Library Saturday, November 27
4 Troops at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Sunday, November 28
Film Screening: National Life Grand Ole Opry featuring Hank Williams Jr. and others at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Sunday, November 28
Mark Kelly Hall, Tori Bigelow and Terry Thompson at Listening Room Cafe Sunday, November 28
John England & the Western Swingers at Robert's Western World Monday, November 29
Morton's Bar 12-21 Monday Bar Nights at Morton's The Steakhouse Monday, November 29
Monday Night Football at Bentley House of Soul Monday, November 29
Free Linn with special guests at The Rutledge Monday, November 29
Nashville Predators vs. Phoenix Coyotes at Bridgestone Arena Tuesday, November 30
Opry at the Ryman featuring Darryl Worley and more at Ryman Auditorium Tuesday, November 30
McKenzies Mill with Marion Grace and John Pardi at 12th & Porter Tuesday, November 30
A Tuna Christmas at TPAC - Tennessee Performing Arts Center Tuesday, November 30 - Sunday, December 5
Menorah Lighting Ceremony with Mayor Karl Dean at Riverfront Park Wednesday, December 1
Fundraising with Billy Block at The Rutledge Wednesday, December 1
Hungry for a Nashville Thanksgiving Dinner? Check out our list of six delicious options for a downtown feast on Thanksgiving Day.
Shop 'til you drop!
Did you know there are over 110 shopping options downtown? Use our online map and select specific retail categories to locate stores of interest to you. Just in time for holiday shopping!
Large groups and events that are downtown November 23 - December 8 include Nashville International Auto Show (12,500, November 25 - 28), Sunday School Publishing Board (2,000, December 5 - 8), and Research Centers in Minority Institutions (450, December 5 - 10). For information concerning conventions, call 615-259-4782. Click here for a complete listing of Nashville conventions: visitmusiccity.com/conventions/.