2019 Events for Downtown Employee Appreciation Week


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Monday, September 9 

Healthy Employees = Happy Employees!
Nashville Downtown Partnership Office
150 4th Avenue North, G-150 (entrance directly beside the Convention & Visitors Bureau at 4th & Commerce)
11 am - 2 pm

Employee Appreciation Week begins with a focus on Employee Health and Well-Being

Get a healthy start to your week! Professionals from Vanderbilt Health will be downtown offering complimentary health screenings and cholesterol checks.* There will also be a healthy chef on site serving up samples of some tasty and nutritious snacks. Be sure to stop by for a bite and grab a couple of recipes! In addition, the first 100 people to have a screening will receive a gift card to Urban Juicer

*The first 50 people will receive a cholesterol check





Tuesday, September 10 


Fresh and Local at the Nashville Farmers' Market
900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd (OUTSIDE in the 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.* Enjoy live music while bagging your veggies. Then eat lunch at one of the many restaurants inside the Market House and shop with any of the farmers, artisans, and merchants inside and outside. Check out a Nashville BCycle to easily get to the Farmers' Market.  

*While supplies last. One bag per person! No exceptions.



Wednesday, September 11

Downtown's Largest Coffee Break
9 am - 10 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!

2Scoops Gelato & Bakery - 11 Arcade
417 Union Restaurant & Bar - 417 Union Street
Bongo Java - 250 5th Avenue South (inside Omni Nashville Hotel)
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
Mike's Ice Cream & Coffee Bar - 129 2nd Avenue North
The Well - 147B 4th Avenue North (entrance on Commerce Street)

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



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.

Thursday, September 12

Create Your Own Wearable Art!
Fifth Third Plaza, 424 Church Street
11 am - 2 pm

Experience silk screen printing first-hand while interacting with your downtown coworkers, and walk away with a signature downtown t-shirt! First come, first served. In addition, DoubleTree by Hilton Nashville Downtown will be onsite handing out their signature DoubleTree chocolate chip cookies!

While supplies last. One t-shirt per person. No exceptions.



Friday, September 13

Rise and Shine for a Breakfast Treat!
Rise Biscuits and Donuts
153 5th Avenue North
10 am - 11 am
Start your Friday off with a complimentary delicious treat from Rise Biscuits and Donuts!

While supplies last, one per person.


Downtown Ice Cream Social at Public Square
Public Square, 3rd Avenue North and Union Street
noon - 2 pm

Take a break and walk to Public Square for a FREE frozen treat! 

While supplies last, one per person

Foodie Friday
Downtown Nashville
All Day

Get out of the office and eat at one of downtown's 296 restaurants. Visit the Discounts and Freebies page (posted soon!) 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 9 - Friday, September 13 unless otherwise specified.




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