2018 Events for Downtown Employee Appreciation Week


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Monday, September 10



Get Your Sweet Treat! 
D'Andrews Bakery and Cafe
555 Church Street
2 pm - 3 pm

Start your week off by dropping in to the newly opened D'Andrews Bakery and Cafe to receive a complimentary sweet treat!*

*One per person. While quantities last.








Tuesday, September 11


Fresh and Local at the Nashville Farmers' Market
900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd (OUTSIDE in Farm Shed)
11:30 am - 1 pm

Join downtown coworkers at the Nashville Farmers' Market and fill up a complimentary bag of freshly harvested produce* and get a healthy recipe card from Vanderbilt Health. Enjoy live music while bagging your veggies. Then eat lunch at one of the eighteen restaurants inside the Market House and shop with any of the farmers, artisans and merchants inside and outside. Bliss Holistic Functional Nutrition and Lifestyle Practitioner Amber Robertson will be preparing a healthy dish from fresh Market produce, offering free samples while they last! Plus, health professionals from Vanderbilt Health will be onsite offering complimentary blood pressure checks, height, weight and body mass index evaluations. It is very easy to get there ... just hop on the Music City Circuit Blue Line for a FREE round trip ride or check out a Nashville B-cycle!  

*While supplies last. One bag per person!




Fall in Love with Your Tub Tuesday 
The Bubblery Nashville
28 Arcade
2 pm - 3 pm

Head to the Arcade for a stress-relieving treat from The Bubblery! Visit the store between 2 pm and 3 pm and receive a complimentary bath bomb.* Made in the heart of Music City.

*One per person. While quantities last.


Wednesday, September 12

Downtown's Largest Coffee Break
9:30 am - 10:30 am
at participating coffee shops only

There's something brewing downtown! Stop by any of these participating coffee shops for a free cup of coffee during this downtown-wide coffee break. Join your co-workers for a mid-morning boost. Fresh brew just for you!

417 Union Restaurant & Bar - 417 Union Street
Butter Cake Babe's Coffee Cafe - 900 Rosa L Parks Blvd.
Drug Store Coffee (Noelle Hotel) - 200 4th Avenue North
Dunkin' Donuts (Music City Central Transit Hub) - 400 Charlotte Avenue
Dunkin' Donuts (Music City Center) - 321 5th Avenue South 
Dunn Bros. Coffee - 401 Church Street, Ste. 100
Frothy Monkey - 235 5th Avenue North
Union Teller Coffee Counter (Fairlane Hotel) - 401 Union Street
The Well Coffeehouse - (entrance on Commerce) 147B 4th Avenue North

Note: Staff at each location will let you know their specific offering. Coffee choices/sizes may vary from location to location.




Create Your Own "Downtown" Tote!
Fifth Third Plaza, 424 Church Street
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Experience silk screen printing first-hand while interacting with your downtown coworkers, and walk away with a signature downtown canvas tote! First come, first served.

While supplies last. One canvas tote per person.




Thursday, September 13

Corporate Tug of War
Walk of Fame Park
121 4th Avenue South
Noon - 1 pm

Bring your coworkers to Walk of Fame Park to watch corporate teams vie for the title of Downtown Nashville's Tug of War Champion! This event will be sure to entertain. The winning company scores a gift card to the downtown restaurant of their choice and "Office Bragging Rights." Click HERE to register!

NOTE: No cleats.



Friday, September 14

Adult Recess in Public Square
Public Square, 3rd Avenue North and Union Street
11 am - 2 pm
Take a break and get outside for Adult Recess! Grab lunch from a food truck and enjoy a game of ping pong, foosball, giant lawn games like Jenga, Connect 4, chess, checkers and many more. FREE frozen treats*! Food trucks on site: Roscoe's Smoked Bar-B-Que and Califarmia.

While supplies last, one per person

Foodie Friday
Downtown Nashville
All Day

Get out of the office and eat at one of downtown's 282 restaurants. Visit the Discounts and Freebies page to see specials that will be offered on this day and throughout the week.



In order to take advantage of these perks, please fasten a paper clip to your collar, lapel or pocket to receive giveaways and discounts. Work ID cards and business cards are also acceptable. Offers are good Monday, September 10 - Friday, September 14 unless otherwise specified.




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