Press Release Listings

  • : Nashville Symphony’s Second Composer Lab and Workshop Brings Four Emerging Composers to Nashville

    09/20/2017

    Public invited to hear ‘classics of the future’ at free open rehearsal on November 14. Read More.

  • : Crash into Nashville Zoo’s World Rhino Day Celebration

    09/19/2017

    Nashville Zoo’s white rhinoceroses will be in the spotlight this Sunday, September 24 during the Zoo’s World Rhino Day Celebration, presented by LGI Homes. Read More.

  • : ConventionSouth Magazine Releases Its 2017 List of “The Top Music Meccas in the South”

    09/19/2017

    Nashville was included on ConventionSouth magazine's list of "Top Music Meccas in the South". Read More.

  • : The Tennessee State Museum Presented With Apparel Chosen by Tina Turner

    09/19/2017

    The Tina Turner Museum at Flagg Grove School and the Tennessee State Museum are proud to announce the generous gift of apparel from the internationally-acclaimed entertainer Tina Turner. Read More.

  • : GREEN DOOR GOURMET CELEBRATES SEVENTH ANNUAL FALL FEST ON OCT. 1

    09/18/2017

    Green Door Gourmet, a 350-acre organic working farm located in West Nashville kicks off the season at the seventh annual Fall Fest on Sunday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 7007 River Road Pike in Nashville. Read More.

  • : Bring on the Fun: Topgolf Nashville Ready to Rock Sept. 22

    09/18/2017

    Music City’s hottest sports entertainment destination also features new concert space to create authentic Nashville experience for golfers and non-golfers alike. Read More.

  • : JAMES BEARD WINNER GERARD CRAFT OPENS PASTARIA NASHVILLE TOMORROW

    09/18/2017

    The 2015 James Beard Best Chef: Midwest winner brings Italian comfort from the Gateway City to the Music City. Read More.

  • : Middle Tennessee Farm Honors Nashville Predators and Fans with Epic Predators-themed Corn Maze

    09/15/2017

    Lucky Ladd Farms in Rutherford County Tennessee has teamed up to create a Nashville Predators themed corn maze that they believe will have local hockey fans chanting. Read More.

  • : Meerkat Pups Born at Nashville Zoo

    09/14/2017

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce the birth of three meerkats on August 17, 2017. Read More.

  • : Mark Bradley-Shoup at David Lusk Gallery

    09/14/2017

    This fall David Lusk Gallery Nashville presents Chattanooga artist Mark Bradley-Shoup’s solo exhibition After the Reconstruction. Read More.

  • : Wolf Kahn at David Lusk Gallery

    09/14/2017

    This fall David Lusk Gallery Nashville presents an array of Wolf Kahn’s oil paintings and pastel drawings. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD TO HONOR ACCLAIMED NASHVILLE ARCHITECT WITH INAUGURAL BRYANT FLEMING DAY

    09/14/2017

    Cheekwood announces plans to honor acclaimed landscape architect Bryant Fleming, the man who brought the Cheeks’ vision of a grand estate to life and designed the iconic Warner Park Allèe. Read More.

  • : Five Country Music Artists to Perform at the 2017 Concert for Cumberland Heights at the Ryman

    09/13/2017

    The 2017 Concert for Cumberland Heights on Oct. 18 will feature five country music stars during its popular annual fundraising concert at Ryman Auditorium. Read More.

  • : Steven Tyler to Receive Nashville Symphony’s 2017 Harmony Award

    09/13/2017

    Tyler will be presented the award by the Nashville Symphony and will perform at the 33rd annual Symphony Ball on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Read More.

  • : INTRODUCING “FLAVOR BY LOEWS HOTELS": A CULINARY EXPERIENCE DESIGNED TO SHOWCASE HYPER-LOCAL FLAVOR

    09/13/2017

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel introduces Flavor by Loews Hotels, an innovative food and beverage experience serving up the best of Nashville’s local flavor right within the four walls of the hotel. Read More.

  • : REBA MCENTIRE TO HOST EIGHTH ANNUAL, TWO-HOUR HOLIDAY MUSIC SPECIAL "CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS" NOV. 27 ON ABC, 8/7c

    09/13/2017

    Iconic entertainer Reba McEntire will debut as host for the eighth annual “CMA Country Christmas” event from Nashville’s famed Grand Ole Opry House on Monday, Nov. 27, 8/7C. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES DETAILS FOR LYNN ANDERSON EXHIBITION

    09/13/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum will explore the life and career of Lynn Anderson, whose Grammy-winning recording of “Rose Garden” was a major crossover hit in 1970. Read More.

  • : Hutton Hotels Wins “Best of South” Award from Meetings Today

    09/13/2017

    Hutton Hotel is proud to announce that it has been awarded the Meetings Today ‘Best of South’ award for the seventh year in a row. Read More.

  • : TENNESSEE TOURISM LAUNCHES MERCHANDISE

    09/13/2017

    Tennessee Department of Tourist Development teamed up with Puckett’s Grocery and Restaurant to launch the department’s “The Soundtrack of America. Made in Tennessee” merchandise, including t-shirts, women’s V-neck tees, men’s polos, tank tops, coffee mugs, hats, water bottles and even onesies for babies who were actually made in Tennessee. Read More.

  • : Season's Final Friday Night "Zoovie" Features Zootopia

    09/12/2017

    Nashville Zoo’s family movie night series, Zoovies, presented by Southern ICEE, continues with the Friday, September 15 screening of Zootopia. Read More.

  • : Fall Tennessee Craft Fair Opens Friday, September 22

    09/12/2017

    Tennessee Craft invites the public to celebrate the first day of fall by attending the 39th Annual Fall Tennessee Craft Fair, September 22, through September 24, 2017. Read More.

  • : Deacon's New South Names Executive Chef, General Manager

    09/12/2017

    A. Marshall Family Foods’s latest concept, Deacon’s New South, will open in downtown Nashville this fall and has welcomed two industry veterans to its team. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD HARVEST TO FEATURE PUMPKIN HOUSE, BEER GARDEN AND NEW MUM TREE

    09/12/2017

    Popular Fall Festival Returns September 23 – October 29. Read More.

  • : “Extrasensory” Features Works by Local Teaching Artists and Community Groups

    09/12/2017

    The Frist Center presents Extrasensory, a collaborative and dynamic community art exhibition inspired by Nick Cave: Feat. and the five senses. Read More.

  • : Landmark Community-Wide Partnership Brings the Violins of Hope to Nashville in 2018

    09/12/2017

    More than two dozen organizations teaming up to present performances, lectures & more, along with a free exhibit of rare instruments that survived The Holocaust. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Heritage Music Festival Featuring Farmer Jason

    09/11/2017

    Nashville Zoo’s second annual Heritage Music Festival, featuring Farmer Jason, takes place on Saturday, September 23. Read More.

  • : NCVC Adds Chef Maneet Chauhan, Kimberly Lewis of Emerson Grace and AT&T’s Joelle Phillips to Board of Directors

    09/11/2017

    Trio Representing Culinary, Fashion and Corporate Sectors Expands Diversity of Businesses Represented on Board. Read More.

  • : Time of Music City Walk of Fame Ceremony Changed to 2:30 p.m.

    09/11/2017

    The Music City Walk of Fame ceremony taking place on Thursday, Sept. 14 will take place at 2:30 p.m. instead of 1 p.m. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS PRESENTS ‘WILDERNESS’ BY EN GARDE ARTS OCT. 20 AND 21

    09/11/2017

    OZ Arts will present performances at 8PM on Oct. 20 and 21. Tickets are $55 per person and will be on sale Sept. 20 at www.ozartsnashville.org. Read More.

  • : MANEET CHAUHAN AND THE MOCKINGBIRD HOST AUTHOR MARY-FRANCES HECK FOR A HAPPY HOUR AND BOOK SIGNING TO CELEBRATE LAUNCH OF NEW COOKBOOK DEVOTED TO SWEET POTATOES

    09/11/2017

    On Monday, September 18, cookbook author Mary-Frances Heck will be at The Mockingbird for a book signing and happy hour to promote her newly released book, Sweet Potatoes: Roasted, Loaded, Fried and Made into Pie. Read More.

  • : CMT & BLACKBIRD PRESENTS CELEBRATE MUSIC & CULTURAL ICON KRIS KRISTOFFERSON

    09/11/2017

    Blackbird Presents Records and CMT are proud to announce the broadcast premiere and CD/DVD release of The Life & Songs Of Kris Kristofferson. Read more.

  • : “A TASTE OF AMERICANA” SHOWCASES THE SOUNDS OF TENNESSEE

    09/08/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠, Chugg Entertainment and Essence Music Group have partnered to create A Taste of Americana, featuring Old Crow Medicine Show and Valerie June performing a week’s worth of shows between September 28 and October 3 in Australia. Read More.

  • : Nashville House Concerts launches series with star-packed debut at War Memorial Auditorium

    09/08/2017

    Nashville House Concerts, live at War Memorial Auditorium, is a series of 10 live music and variety performances showcasing a diverse blend of talent from chart-topping artists, music legends, rising stars and accomplished songwriters. Read More.

  • : Nashville Ballet Opens Season with Beloved Classic The Sleeping Beauty

    09/07/2017

    Nashville Ballet will open its performance season with one of the most beloved ballets of all time, The Sleeping Beauty, September 23-24, 2017, at TPAC’s Jackson Hall. Read More.

  • : Tickets Now On Sale for Nashville Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo

    09/07/2017

    The annual evening event offers families a safe and exciting Halloween experience for kids under age 12. Read More.

  • : September Nashville Home Show Features Over 300 Home Improvement Experts, DIY Projects, Food Blogger Demos & Designer Shed Inspiration

    09/07/2017

    Nashville’s largest and longest-running home event, the Nashville Home Show, opens September 8-10 at the downtown Nashville Music City Center. Read More.

  • : Tacos for Texas, a Nashville Flood Relief Dinner, on Tuesday, September 26

    09/07/2017

    Native Houstonian and current Nashville resident calls on culinary community and musicians for a night of tacos and tunes to raise money for Texas flood relief efforts. Read More.

  • : LODGE CAST IRON AND THE BEEFOUNDATION PRESENT SEASONED & SEARED DINNER EVENT SEPTEMBER 24

    09/06/2017

    Lodge Cast Iron® is partnering with the BEEFoundation to host a unique culinary dinner experience, Seasoned & Seared on Sept. 24 at Green Door Gourmet’s Grand Barn in Nashville. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Presents Nick Cave’s Soundsuits, Installations, and More in Dynamic Survey Exhibition

    09/06/2017

    Free Public Performances at Schermerhorn Symphony Center to Feature Dance, Music, and Visual Arts "Nick Cave: Feat." November 10, 2017–June 24, 2018. Read More.

  • : Light The Nations Returns Saturday October 21st

    09/06/2017

    Light the Nations is set to take place on Saturday, October 21st from 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM and spans 51st Avenue in West Nashville North from Georgia Ave. to Illinois Ave. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES ENCORE WEEK OF DRESSING DOWNTON COSTUME EXHIBITION

    09/05/2017

    Originally set to end on September 10, Cheekwood plans to extend the exhibition by one week due to its popular demand and ideal fit with the newly restored Cheekwood Mansion. Read More.

  • : Virgin America Launches New Service from Nashville International Airport (BNA) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

    09/05/2017

    Virgin America is the latest new airline to serve Nashville where it will begin daily nonstop service to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) starting Tuesday, September 5th. Read More.

  • : LAUREN ALAINA, BROTHERS OSBORNE, AND DUSTIN LYNCH REVEAL NOMINEES FOR "THE 51ST ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" ON "GOOD MORNING AMERICA" LIVE FROM TIMES SQUARE

    09/04/2017

    “The 51st Annual CMA Awards” will be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and broadcast live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Wednesday, Nov. 8 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on ABC. Read More.

  • : Americana Music Association℠ Announces Additional Performers for AMERICANAFEST℠ 2017, September 12-17

    09/01/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ announced today 12 additional artists slated to perform at the 18th Annual AMERICANAFEST℠: The Americana Music Festival & Conference, which runs from September 12-17. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS TO PITCH IN FOR HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF EFFORT

    08/31/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club has announced an online jersey and memorabilia auction for the remainder of the 2017 season to assist with the Hurricane Harvey relief effort in Texas. Read More.

  • : LODGE CAST IRON AND THE BEEFOUNDATION PRESENT SEASONED & SEARED DINNER EVENT SEPTEMBER 24

    08/31/2017

    Beef lovers celebrate! Lodge Cast Iron®, made in Tennessee since 1896, is partnering with the BEEFoundation to host a unique culinary dinner experience, Seasoned & Seared on Sept. 24 at Green Door Gourmet’s Grand Barn in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Little Big Town to be Inducted into Music City Walk of Fame Along with Ryman Auditorium’s Historic Luminaries Tom Ryman and Lula C. Naff

    08/30/2017

    Ceremony to Take Place on Sept. 14 at Walk of Fame Park to Celebrate Ryman Auditorium’s 125th Anniversary. Read More.

  • : MAMMA MIA! Lights up Chaffin’s Barn Theatre, Sept 7 – Oct 21!

    08/30/2017

    Get swept up in the laughter, energy, and feel-good nostalgia of MAMMA MIA! – featuring the classic hits of ABBA – when one of the most successful musicals of all time comes to Chaffin’s Barn Theatre, September 7 – October 21. Read More.

  • : Annual Haunted Museum Festival at State Museum on October 21

    08/30/2017

    The State Museum’s annual ghost story festival, Haunted Museum, will take place on Saturday, October 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Read More.

  • : WILLIAM MICHAEL MORGAN AND NASHVILLE PALACE TEAM UP FOR AMERICAN RED CROSS HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF

    08/30/2017

    William Michael Morgan and the Nashville Palace are teaming up to raise money for the American Red Cross and their efforts to assist victims of Hurricane Harvey. Read more.

  • : The Americana Music Association℠ Announces its 16th Annual Honors & Awards Show Performers, Presenters and Members of This Year’s All-Star Band

    08/29/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ announced today that Jim Lauderdale and Buddy Miller will return to host and musically direct, respectively, the 16th annual Americana Honors & Awards ceremony. Read More.

  • : The Americana Music Association℠ and Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Partner for Upcoming AMERICANAFEST℠

    08/29/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ and the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will partner once again to offer one-of-a-kind programs during the 18th Annual AMERICANAFEST℠: The Americana Music Festival & Conference, September 12-17. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE CHILDREN’S THEATRE ANNOUNCES FULL CASTING AND CREATIVE TEAMS FOR THE 2017-2018 SEASON

    08/29/2017

    In its 87th season, NCT opens with the first programming designed by new Executive Artistic Director Ernie Nolan. Read More.

  • : Clouded Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut at Nashville Zoo

    08/25/2017

    Two clouded leopard cubs are now on exhibit at Nashville Zoo. Zoo guests can see Niran and new cub, Kuso, in the clouded leopard habitat along the Zoo’s Bamboo Trail. Read More.

  • : William Patrick Corgan: The Ogilala Tour Comes to the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

    08/25/2017

    GRAMMY® Award winning, acclaimed singer-songwriter and Smashing Pumpkins frontman, William Patrick Corgan will perform in the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read More.

  • : Experience Oktoberfest at Von Elrod’s Beer Garden & Sausage House

    08/25/2017

    While an official opening date is not yet announced, Von Elrod’s Beer Garden & Sausage House will be open in time to offer two distinct Oktoberfest experiences, announces Austin Ray, owner. Read More.

  • : PUCKETT’S GRO. & RESTAURANT NAMED A BREAKFAST STANDOUT BY USA TODAY

    08/25/2017

    Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant has landed on a short list of eateries across the country recognized as “10 Great American Breakfast Destinations” by USA TODAY. Read More.

  • : Classical Music Day Declared in Nashville

    08/23/2017

    Nashville Mayor Megan Barry has proclaimed that Friday, September 15, 2017 will be #ClassicalMusicDayNashville. Read More.

  • : Tennessee Latin American Chamber of Commerce and Tennessee Performing Arts Center to host 3rd Empanada Tasting Event on Sept. 6.

    08/23/2017

    Tickets are $20 in advance and on sale now at TPAC.org, by phone at 615-782-4040, and in person at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick St., in downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • : 2018 Frist Center Exhibition Schedule Features Treasures from the Roman Empire; International Survey of 21st Century Painting; Art from Paris in the Belle Époque; Photography from the Civil Rights Movement in Nashville; and More

    08/23/2017

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is proud to announce its 2018 exhibition schedule, featuring artwork from around the world and across time. Read More.

  • : WORLD PEACE DAY FESTIVAL: A FAMILY-FRIENDLY AND FREE EVENT, SATURDAY, SEPT. 23

    08/23/2017

    The Isha Institute of Inner-sciences announces its annual World Peace Day celebration, Saturday, Sept. 23, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD TO OFFER FREE ADMISSION TO MILITARY PERSONNEL DURING LABOR DAY WEEKEND

    08/23/2017

    Cheekwood will offer free admission and parking to military personnel and their families on Saturday, Sept. 2 and Sunday, Sept. 3 in recognition of Labor Day weekend. Read More.

  • : PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAITS IN FOCUS

    08/22/2017

    An exhibition of contemporary photographic portraits opens the fall exhibition season at the Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery on September 11, 2017. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Family Camp Out

    08/22/2017

    Join the Nashville Zoo on September 2-3 for a unique camping experience as you sleep under the stars just a short distance away from the snoozing animals. Read More.

  • : Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s ‘Les Misérables’ comes to Nashville for one-week engagement Nov. 14-19

    08/22/2017

    Single tickets for Les Misérables go on sale Friday, Aug. 25, at 10 a.m. at TPAC.org, by phone at 615-782-4040 and at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick Street, in downtown Nashville. For groups of 10 or more, call 615-782-4060. Read More.

  • : The Americana Music Association℠ Voices of a People’s History of the United States and War Memorial Auditorium Present

    08/22/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠, Voices of a People’s History and War Memorial Auditorium present The People Sing! on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME®AND MUSEUM CELEBRATES LORETTA LYNN EXHIBITION WITH TRIBUTES FROM KACEY MUSGRAVES, BRANDY CLARK AND MARGO PRICE

    08/22/2017

    Loretta Lynn: Blue Kentucky Girl Opens Aug. 25, 2017, and Continues Through Aug. 5, 2018. Read More.

  • : Dine Out and Support Land Conservation in Tennessee on Wednesday, September 13

    08/18/2017

    Eat Green for Tennessee will return for its fifth year on Wednesday, September 13. Read More.

  • : TPAC honors legendary musician and producer Norbert Putnam, the legacy of Dan Fogelberg, and Dollar General at TPAC Gala on Aug. 26

    08/18/2017

    The nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) will present its highest honor, the Applause Award, to legendary musician and producer Norbert Putnam and Dollar General Corporation at its annual fundraising event, TPAC Gala, on Saturday, Aug. 26. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS BRINGS ZOE|JUNIPER’S MULTI-DISCIPLINARY PERFORMANCE TO NASHVILLE SEPT. 14 & 15

    08/18/2017

    Seattle-Based Dance & Visual Arts Collective to Perform in the ‘Hollow Square’ with Sacred Harp Singers Integrated into the Audience for a Unique, Immersive Experience. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS BEGIN FINAL HOMESTAND SATURDAY

    08/18/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club returns home Saturday, August 19 to begin the final homestand of the 2017 season – a 12-game, 13-day stretch at First Tennessee Park. Read More.

  • : Celebrate 20 Years at Grassmere at Sunset Safari 2017

    08/17/2017

    Join Nashville Zoo on September 28th for their annual Sunset Safari 2017, presented by UBS. Read More.

  • : KAYNE PRIME EXPANSION

    08/17/2017

    M Street Entertainment Group will open the expansion of its award-winning, nationally recognized boutique steakhouse, Kayne Prime on Wednesday, August 16th. Read More.

  • : Metro Arts Announces Pilot Intersection Murals to Commemorate 2017 Eclipse Celebration

    08/17/2017

    Today, Metro Nashville Arts Commission (Metro Arts) announces the installation of two street intersection murals to commemorate the citywide Total Solar Eclipse celebration. Read more.

  • : FRIENDS OF RADNOR LAKE AND THE CHESTNUT GROUP PRESENT ‘LOVE THE LAKE, LOVE THE LAND’ ART EXHIBIT AND FUNDRASER TO BENEFIT RADNOR LAKE STATE NATURAL AREA

    08/16/2017

    The fundraising art show will be on view in the Radnor Lake Walter Criley Visitor Center on Otter Creek Road from Friday, Nov. 3, through Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017. Show hours will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Read More.

  • : GREEN DOOR GOURMET TO HOST ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY

    08/16/2017

    Green Door Gourmet, a 350-acre organic working farm located in West Nashville, is celebrating the once-in-a-lifetime Total Solar Eclipse with a viewing party on August 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read More.

  • : MULTI-PLATINUM SINGER/SONGWRITER KIP MOORE JOINS FORCES WITH INTERNATIONAL SKATEBOARDING CHAMPION TONY HAWK FOR “MUSIC CITY SKATE JAM PRESENTED BY HARLEY-DAVIDSON" IN NASHVILLE, TN

    08/15/2017

    Multi-PLATINUM singer/songwriter Kip Moore has teamed up with international skateboarding champion Tony Hawk, announcing “MUSIC CITY SKATE JAM PRESENTED BY HARLEY-DAVIDSON,” set to take place at Music City Walk Of Fame Park in Nashville, TN on 9/10. Read More.

  • : Music City Food + Wine Festival Announces Grand Taste Exhibitors

    08/15/2017

    More than 75 artisanal beer, spirits, wine, lifestyle and culinary purveyors are scheduled to pour and serve signature drinks and bites in the Grand Taste Pavilion at the fifth annual festival, September 15-16, 2017. Read More.

  • : Madame Tussauds Launches Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Wax Figures In Nashville at Sold Out Soul2Soul Concert

    08/15/2017

    Madame Tussauds, the world-renowned wax attraction opened its latest location in Nashville in April, but they officially revealed their new Tim McGraw and Faith Hill wax figures at Bridgestone Arena August 5th prior to the sold-out Soul2Soul show. Read More.

  • : CMA Music Festival Creates $57.7 Million in Direct Visitor Spending

    08/15/2017

    CMA Music Festival remains Nashville’s largest annual tourism event, generating strong economic activity for the city, according to research released today by the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. Read More.

  • : Landmark Exhibition “World War I and American Art” Makes Final Stop at Frist Center

    08/15/2017

    World War I and American Art, the first major exhibition to examine how American artists reacted to the First World War, opens at Nashville’s Frist Center for the Visual Arts on October 6, 2017. Read More.

  • : Friday Night Movies at the Zoo Features Shrek

    08/14/2017

    Nashville Zoo’s family movie night series, Zoovies, presented by Southern ICEE, continues with the Friday, August 18th screening of Shrek. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS PRESENTS ‘LOVE SONG TO THE SUN’ COMPOSED AND PERFORMED BY ELECTRIC VIOLINIST TRACY SILVERMAN WITH THE VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY ORCHESTRA ON OCT. 5

    08/14/2017

    Love Song to the Sun will be performed by Tracy Silverman and the Vanderbilt University Orchestra conducted by Robin Fountain on October 5, at 7:30 pm. Tickets go on sale September 6, 2017 are $20and can be purchased at www.ozartsnashville.org. Read More.

  • : ‘Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!’ returns to TPAC on Oct. 20

    08/14/2017

    The Off-Broadway hit Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!, a light-hearted theatrical comedy based on The New York Times #1 best-selling book of the same name returns to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Oct. 20, 2017. Read More.

  • : Nashville Jewish Film Festival Announces 2017 season and venues

    08/14/2017

    The Nashville Jewish Film Festival announced today that an exciting and important series of films have been selected for the 2017 season, as well as the addition of Saturday night screenings at the new AMC Bellevue 12Theatre. Read More.

  • : CENTRAL CITY PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS BLACK MUSIC HONORS

    08/11/2017

    Central City Productions will honor six celebrated honorees that have shaped the landscape of American music, during the Black Music Honors, a live taping television special that will take place on Friday, August 18, 2017, at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville, TN. Read More.

  • : THE GLOW: A Jack O'Lantern Experience  Comes to Life for Three Weeks at Fontanel

    08/10/2017

    This travelling one-of-a-kind event that will travel to only three cities in 2017 opens in Nashville October 13 for three weekends October 13 – 15, October 19-22 and October 26 – 29. Read More.

  • : Nashville’s July 4 Generates $8.14 Million in Direct Visitor Spending

    08/10/2017

    Nashville’s 2017 Independence Day celebration generated $8.14 million in direct visitor spending, a 15 percent increase over the 2016 figure of $7.1 million, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS BEGIN FOUR-GAME HOMESTAND FRIDAY

    08/10/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club begins a four-game homestand on Friday, August 11 at First Tennessee Park. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Girl Scout Campout

    08/09/2017

    Bugs, Biomes and Badges, the Nashville Zoo’s fourth annual Girl Scout Campout is set for August 26-27. Read More.

  • : THE 48TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED TODAY WITH LAUREN DAIGLE AND ZACH WILLIAMS LEADING ARTIST NOMINATIONS WITH FIVE EACH

    08/09/2017

    The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced today the nominees for the 48th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena in Nashville at 6:30 p.m. CST. Read More.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER WINS IAVM VENUE EXCELLENCE AWARD

    08/09/2017

    The Music City Center was named the 2017 Venue of Excellence Award Winner in the Convention Center Category today at the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) 2017 Awards Luncheon. Read More.

  • London To Nashville

    08/08/2017

    Travelers in Tennessee will soon be able to enjoy nonstop flights to Europe, as British Airways today announced a new service between Nashville International Airport and London Heathrow. Flights begin May 2018. Read more.

  • : Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint & Friends, Expanded Craft Beers on Menu for Music City Food + Wine Festival

    08/08/2017

    Music City Food + Wine Festival is pleased to announce the return of Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint & Friends with an all-star line-up of some of the most decorated chefs and pitmasters across the country. Read More.

  • : TANSUO ROLLS OUT DAILY LUNCH SERVICE BEGINNING MONDAY, AUGUST 14

    08/08/2017

    After the successful launch of its Sunday dim sum brunch in June, Tànsuǒ is rolling out lunch service, beginning on Monday, August 14. Read More.

  • : Broadway’s ‘An American in Paris’ the most-awarded musical of 2015 plays Nashville Oct. 31 - Nov. 5

    08/07/2017

    Tickets go on sale Friday, Aug. 11, at 10 a.m. at TPAC.org, by phone at 615-782-4040 and at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick St., in downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • :Le Creuset Factory-to-Table Sale Event

    08/07/2017

    Le Creuset, known for its trusted premium cookware, has announced that its third Factory-to-Table sale event will be held in Nashville, Tenn., at the Music City Center on Friday and Saturday, September 29 and 30, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, October 1, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a special early shopping event Thursday, September 28, 4 to 9 p.m. Read More.

  • : MUSICIANS CORNER RETURNS TO CENTENNIAL PARK THIS WEEKEND ANNOUNCES NINETEEN ADDITIONAL ARTISTS FOR REMAINING 2017 EVENTS

    08/04/2017

    Musicians Corner, Nashville’s free outdoor music destination, kicks off the second half of its 2017 Season in Centennial Park with two events this weekend. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS ANNOUNCE 2018 HOME SCHEDULE

    08/04/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club announced its 2018 home schedule at First Tennessee Park, in conjunction with the Pacific Coast League today. Read More.

  • : SWEET CREATIONS PIE BAKERY OFFERS TARTS IN NASHVILLE AIRPORT

    08/04/2017

    Sweet Creations Pie Bakery announces today they are now offering a variety of freshly baked three-inch tarts at the Nashville International Airport (BNA). Read More.

  • : Magical Royalty Visits Nashville Zoo

    08/03/2017

    On August 12, Nashville Zoo will host a pack of popular princesses for their continuing event series, “Meet Me at the Zoo”. Read More.

  • : THIRD MAN RECORDS ANNOUNCES "OCCULTING THE SUNN": SOLAR ECLIPSE EVENT WITH QUINTRON'S WEATHER WARLOCK ON AUGUST 21 AT THIRD MAN NASHVILLE

    08/03/2017

    Third Man Records is thrilled to announce "Occulting The Sunn," an event celebrating the total solar eclipse coming on August 21, 2017. Read more.

  • : Loretta Lynn: Blue Kentucky Girl Opens Aug. 25, 2017, and Continues Through Aug. 5, 2018

    08/02/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the life and career of Loretta Lynn, a Country Music Hall of Fame member and 2017 Grammy nominee for Best Country Album (2016’s Full Circle). Read More.

  • : Nashville's favorite wacky art festival will take place August 11th and 12th in East Nashville's historic Five Points.

    08/02/2017

    Nashville's favorite wacky art festival returns for its 14th consecutive year Friday, August 11th and Saturday, August 12th, 2017 in East Nashville's historic Five Points. Read More.

  • : “Pappy Hour” with Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery Returns to Music City Food + Wine Festival

    08/01/2017

    Music City Food + Wine Festival is pleased to announce the return of “Pappy Hour,” an exclusive tasting with Preston Van Winkle of Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery, on Saturday, September 16. Read More.

  • : Americana Music Association℠ Announces Final Round of Performers for AMERICANAFEST℠ 2017, September 12-17

    08/01/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ announced today the final round of almost 300 artists slated to perform at the 18th Annual AMERICANAFEST℠: The Americana Music Festival & Conference, which runs from September 12-17 in Nashville, TN. Read More.

  • : RENOWNED VISUAL ARTS PRODIGY AUTUMN DE FOREST SHOWCASES HER PAINTINGS AT THE MONTHAVEN ARTS AND CULTURAL CENTER IN HENDERSONVILLE, TENN.

    08/01/2017

    The Exhibition, titled Her White Room: The Art of Autumn de Forest, is sponsored by Park West Foundation and will run Aug. 5 to Oct. 8 and will feature more than 60 paintings by the phenomenal teenage artist. Read More.

  • : UNION STATION HOTEL, NASHVILLE FASHION ALLIANCE HOST ECLIPSE SHOPPING POP-UP ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 20

    08/01/2017

    on Monday, August 21, Union Station Hotel Nashville will host several Nashville Fashion Alliance brands in the grand lobby for an Eclipse Shopping Pop-up on Sunday, August 20, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Read More.

  • : PBR announces musical acts for Nashville Party Zone

    08/01/2017

    PBR announces musical acts for Nashville Party Zone on Friday, Aug. 18 from 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 19 from 3 to 7 p.m. on Bridgestone Arena Plaza. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Guests to Record Animal Behavior During Solar Eclipse

    07/31/2017

    Between noon and 3:00 p.m., guests are asked to record animal behaviors using their mobile devices. Read More.

  • : Chaffin’s Barn Presents Smoke on the Mountain, August 3 – 19!

    07/31/2017

    Return to another era for the rollicking fun of Smoke on the Mountain, the acclaimed musical comedy playing August 3 – 19, at Chaffin’s Barn Theatre. Read More.

  • : PARTY FOWL PLANS TO EXPAND TO MURFREESBORO THIS FALL

    07/28/2017

    Party Fowl reveals plans to expand once again bringing the heat to Murfreesboro, TN. Scheduled to open this November, the new Nashville Hot Chicken restaurant will be located at 127 SE Broad Street in the downtown area. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM ADDS LYNN ANDERSON EXHIBITION TO 2017 LINE UP

    07/28/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will examine the life and career of Grammy-winning country artist Lynn Anderson in an exhibition, Lynn Anderson: Keep Me in Mind, opening Sept. 15, 2017, and running through June 24, 2018. Read More.

  • : The Mockingbird Lands in The Gulch

    07/28/2017

    Opening for dinner service Monday, August 14, The Mockingbird is the much-anticipated new concept from Maneet Chauhan’s Morph Hospitality Group, the team behind Chauhan Ale & Masala House and Tànsuǒ, located at 121A 12th Avenue North in The Gulch area. Read More.

  • : Adam Carolla: Not Taco Bell Material comes to Nashville for a one-night-only event on October 14

    07/27/2017

    Funnyman Adam Carolla heads to Nashville for his one-night live event, Adam Carolla: Not Taco Bell Material at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on October 14, 2017, presented by Live Nation. Read More.

  • : Church Street Block Party Entertainment Lineup

    07/27/2017

    Church Street Block Party debuts on Sunday September 3rd from 3:00 PM until 11:00 PM over Labor Day weekend. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE’S JOHNNY CASH MUSEUM MAKES TRIPADVISORS “TOP 25 TRENDING U.S. ATTRACTIONS FOR SUMMER 2017”

    07/27/2017

    The Johnny Cash Museum proves once again why Music City is the top travel destination with the latest accolade from TripAdvisor as a "Top 25 Trending U.S. Attraction for Summer 2017." Read More.

  • : PUCKETT’S ​& NASHVILLE RESCUE MISSION TEAM UP TO COMBAT DANGEROUS HEAT

    07/27/2017

    From August 1 to August 31, Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant in downtown Nashville is partnering with Nashville Rescue Mission for the third consecutive “Mission H2O” campaign. Read More.

  • : TENNESSEE BREW WORKS LAUNCHES NEW LUNCH MENU ON AUGUST 2

    07/25/2017

    Tennessee Brew Works will begin serving lunch at their Taproom, 809 Ewing Ave. in Nashville beginning Aug. 2 from 11am to 2pm each day. Read More.

  • : Holiday dance hit ‘The Hip Hop Nutcracker’ returns to Nashville on Nov. 25

    07/25/2017

    Tickets for The Hip Hop Nutcracker go on sale Friday, July 28, at 10 a.m. at TPAC.org, by phone at 615-782-4040, and at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick St., in downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • : Red Ruffed Lemur Family Now on Exhibit at Nashville Zoo

    07/25/2017

    Guests visiting Nashville Zoo can now see four red ruffed lemur babies born on May 30, 2017. Read More.

  • : John Cleese Live on Stage Stops in Nashville for one-night engagement November 11

    07/25/2017

    Living comedy legend, John Cleese, is heading to Nashville for a live and unforgettable one-night-only evening of conversation and audience Q&A at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s War Memorial Auditorium on November 11, 2017. Read More.

  • : Gospel Brunch at Music City Food + Wine Festival to Feature Acclaimed Chefs, Eye-Opener Cocktails and Live Gospel Choir Performance by Gale Mayes

    07/25/2017

    Music City Food + Wine Festival is pleased to announce Gospel Brunch at Walk of Fame Park on Sunday, September 17th, 2017, from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS BEGIN EIGHT-GAME HOMESTAND TUESDAY

    07/24/2017

    The Sounds welcome the Las Vegas 51s – the Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets – for a four-game series from July 25-28. The second half of the homestand features a four-game set against the Salt Lake Bees – the Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim from July 29-August 1. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD HOSTS FOURTH ANNUAL SONGWRITERS UNDER THE STARS

    07/24/2017

    The critically acclaimed symphony show, Music City Hit-Makers, returns to Cheekwood’s Swan lawn for the fourth annual Songwriters Under The Stars. The two-night concert series will take place August 25 – 26. Read More.

  • : ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage’ brings the Peanuts gang to Nashville for holiday performance at TPAC Dec. 8

    07/24/2017

    Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the Peanuts gang on their journey to uncover the true meaning of Christmas when A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage stops in Nashville this holiday season for a one-night-only performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Dec. 8, 2017. Read More.

  • : CITY WINERY NASHVILLE ANNOUNCES “NASHVILLE FALL WINE FEST” ON SATURDAY SEPT. 9

    07/21/2017

    City Winery Nashville and Nashville Wine Festival have teamed up to introduce Music City’s newest wine festival, Nashville Fall Wine Fest. Read More.

  • : Inaugural Recycling and Sustainability Fundraiser takes place Aug. 5, 2017

    07/21/2017

    The inaugural “Reduce. Reuse. Repeat: a social function” fundraiser to benefit Turnip Green Creative Reuse’s (TGCR) education programs takes place on Aug. 5 at 945 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206. Read More.

  • : SONGWRITER SHARON VAUGHN TO BE FEATURED IN POETS AND PROPHETS SERIES AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ON AUGUST 5

    07/21/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will feature Sharon Vaughn in the next installment of the museum’s special songwriter series, Poets and Prophets. Read More.

  • : Nashville Ballet Offers Free, All-Ages Dance Classes to Celebrate National Dance Day

    07/20/2017

    Nashville Ballet will celebrate National Dance Day for the seventh consecutive year on Saturday, July 29 by offering free sample classes and choreography provided by the Fox hit reality show So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD). Read More.

  • : TENNESSEE BREW WORKS INTRODUCES THE FIRST TENNESSEE STATE PARKS BEER, “STATE PARK BLONDE ALE”

    07/20/2017

    Tennessee Brew Works has partnered with the Tennessee State Parks by creating a new Tennessee Craft Beer, "State Park Blonde Ale,” with a portion of sales benefiting the mission of Tennessee State Parks. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK RETURNS AUGUST 21-27

    07/20/2017

    Nashville Restaurant Week will offer foodies & Nashvillians alike a wide variety of tasty options when it returns August 21-27. Read more.

  • : HISTORIC RCA STUDIO B CELEBRATES 60TH ANNIVERSARY WITH SPECIAL PROGRAMMING AND SURPRISE PERFORMANCES THIS FALL

    07/19/2017

    Historic RCA Studio B, once the recording home of country and pop music favorites such as Chet Atkins, Dolly Parton, Elvis Presley and Charley Pride, celebrates its 60th anniversary from Aug. 17 through Oct. 29 with special surprise performances during random public tours and unique after-hours programming. Read More.

  • : LOVE & UNITY UNDER ONE SUN

    07/19/2017

    In observance of the once-in-a-lifetime Great American solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017, Tennessee Activist Coalition, Nashville Peace & Justice, New Earth Matters TN and other partner organizations are coming together in Hadley Park for a FREE community celebration from 10AM till 3PM. Read More.

  • : Construction of New Virtual Reality Experience at Adventure Science Center

    07/19/2017

    Opening Aug. 19th to Eclipse Festival & Viewing Party indoor ticketholders only, Science Center remodels space to house new, 6-room VR installation created in partnership with VR development company, BlackBox Simulations. Read more.

  • : War Memorial Auditorium launches monthly Nashville House Concerts series co-hosted by Storme Warren and Joe Denim

    07/18/2017

    The historic War Memorial Auditorium announces NASHVILLE HOUSE CONCERTS, a 10-month concert series hosted by SiriusXM radio personality Storme Warren and Country artist Joe Denim, starting Thursday, Sept. 7, and continuing the first Thursday of every month through June 2018. Read More.

  • : PBR announces Fan Fest for Nashville event

    07/18/2017

    The PBR’s interactive entertainment fan zone will be open to fans on Friday, Aug. 18 from 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 19 from 3 to 7 p.m. The Fan Fest will be held at the Bridgestone Arena plaza. Read More.

  • : Music Icon Kenny Rogers Announces Star-Studded Concert In Nashville Celebrating 60-Year Career

    07/18/2017

    Blackbird Presents and Kenny Rogers are proud to announce “All In For The Gambler: Kenny Rogers’ Farewell Concert Celebration,” an all-star concert event taping at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 7PM CT. Read more.

  • : Tony Award-Winning Best Musical 'Fun Home' makes Nashville premiere at TPAC Oct. 10-15

    07/17/2017

    Fun Home, the 2015 Tony Award winner for Best Musical based on Alison Bechdel’s hit graphic memoir, makes its Nashville debut at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall with a one-week engagement Oct. 10-15. Read More.

  • : Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis to bring sounds of the season to TPAC for night of classic holiday hits Dec. 28

    07/17/2017

    America’s favorite holiday tradition, Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis, performs one night of holiday classics at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Dec. 28, 2017. Read More.

  • : Vice President Joe Biden to Appear at Schermerhorn Symphony Center on November 19 in Support of His Memoir

    07/17/2017

    Vice President Joe Biden will make a special, one-night-only appearance at Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Sunday, November 19, at 7:30 pm. Tickets go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 28. Read More.

  • : MADE SOUTH ANNOUNCES THE LINE-UP OF WHISKEYS AND CHEFS AT THE INAUGURAL SOUTHERN WHISKEY SOCIETY SATURDAY, AUGUST 5

    07/17/2017

    An event for food and whiskey lovers alike, the Southern Whiskey Society will also feature the unveiling of the very rare Kentucky Owl bourbon available publicly for the first time at the event. Read More.

  • : Dog days of summer heat up Christmas prep at Gaylord Opryland Resort

    07/14/2017

    The hottest days of summer always bring a flurry of Christmas preparations at Gaylord Opryland Resort, and this year is no exception as crews start hanging lights for the 34th annual A Country Christmas. Read More.

  • : Fort Louise, Nashville’s Friendly Chef-Driven Restaurant Officially Opens it’s Doors in Inglewood on Friday July 14th

    07/13/2017

    Located in East Nashville’s Inglewood neighborhood, local entrepreneur Jessica Bower and acclaimed Chicago Chef Greg Biggers announce a friendly spin on American comfort cuisine by introducing Fort Louise, which officially opens its doors to the public for dinner at 5pm on Friday, July 14th, 2017. Read More.

  • : Mandy Barnett's "4 at 3rd"

    07/13/2017

    In-Residence Run for Mandy Barnett at Nashville’s 3rd & Lindsley; Singer and Actress to Appear Four Consecutive Thursdays Beginning July 13th. Read More.

  • : Music City Food + Wine Festival Announces Panel Discussions and Tasting Sessions

    07/13/2017

    The intimate Panels will foster engaging and funny conversations about what inspires some of the biggest stars in the industry, while Tasting Sessions will provide an interactive, thirst-quenching festival experience for all attendees. Read More.

  • : UNION STATION HOTEL TO HOST 2017 SOLAR ECLIPSE CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH, VIEWING CELEBRATION ON MONDAY, AUGUST 21

    07/12/2017

    Downtown Nashville’s landmark historic hotel, Union Station, will be hosting a 2017 Solar Eclipse Champagne Brunch and Viewing Celebration on the hotel’s outdoor Veranda. Read More.

  • : NEWLY OPENED HENLEY LAUNCHES A “SUNDAY JAMS” BRUNCH

    07/12/2017

    Henley, the newly opened modern American brasserie located in Midtown, is launching its Sunday brunch service, which will feature a Southern dim sum-style menu. Read More.

  • : RAELYNN TO PARTICIPATE IN SONGWRITER SESSION AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM WITH NICOLLE GAYLEN AND JIMMY ROBINS SATURDAY, JULY 29

    07/12/2017

    Singer-songwriter RaeLynn will participate in a Songwriter Session at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum with support from her producers and co-writers, Nicolle Galyon and Jimmy Robbins. Read More.

  • : WESTIN NASHVILLE TO HOST TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE PARTY AND OFFER UNIQUE PACKAGE FOR THOSE LOOKING TO EXPERIENCE THIS RARE CELESTIAL EVENT

    07/11/2017

    With a once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse occurring this August, Nashville’s premier hotel, Westin Nashville, is pulling out all the stops to make sure both guests and locals alike are provided with the quintessential Total Solar Eclipse viewing experience on Monday, August 21st. Read More.

  • : Play Soccer over the Cumberland at ICC’s Celebrate Soccer in Nashville Party

    07/11/2017

    The International Champions Cup is hosting a free event for families to play soccer on the walking bridge capturing the excitement building up to July 29, when English Premier League teams Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City face off at Nissan Stadium. Read More.

  • : Nashville Ballet Celebrates 10th Year of Nashville’s Nutcracker with Christmas in July Nashville’s Nutcracker Tickets $5 off During Month of July

    07/10/2017

    For the entire month of July, Nashville Ballet is offering a special $5 off ticket discount to Nashville’s Nutcracker with promo code XMASJULY, which provides the best single ticket prices all year. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS, MAYOR’S OFFICE ANNOUNCE TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY

    07/10/2017

    The Nashville Sounds, in conjunction with Nashville Mayor Megan Barry, Metro Government, the Metro Sports Authority, and the Adventure Science Center, have announced the festivities for the total solar eclipse viewing party at First Tennessee Park on Monday, August 21. Read More.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER TO OFFER FREE WI-FI BUILDINGWIDE

    07/10/2017

    The Music City Center announced this morning that free Wi-Fi service will now be available throughout the facility. This service will be available to guests on an unlimited number of mobile devices and laptops in all meeting rooms, exhibit halls and public areas. Read More.

  • : MUSICIANS CORNER ANNOUNCES FIRST ROUND OF ARTISTS FOR REMAINING 2017 EVENTS

    07/06/2017

    Musicians Corner, Nashville’s free outdoor music destination, kicks off the second half of its 2017 Season in Centennial Park on Friday, August 4 and Saturday, August 5. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS OPEN THREE-GAME HOMESTAND FRIDAY

    07/06/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club returns home Friday, July 7 to begin a three-game homestand with the American Southern Division rival Memphis Redbirds – the Triple-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. Read More.

  • : CONCACAF Announces Clear Bag Policy at All 14 Venues for Matches During this Summer’s Gold Cup

    07/05/2017

    The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced today that a clear bag policy will be in place at all 14 stadiums hosting CONCACAF Gold Cup 2017 matches across the United States this summer. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS ACCLAIMED MONONLOGUE SEA WALL DIRECTED BY BELMONT UNIVERSITY’S JACLYNN JUTTING WITH PHOTOGRAPHY INSTALLATION BY TINA GIONIS

    07/05/2017

    On July 20, OZ Arts will present a new production of Simon Stephens’ acclaimed monologue Sea Wall, directed by Belmont University professor Jaclynn Jutting. Read More.

  • : Musicians Corner Presents Graceland: A Tribute To Paul Simon on Wednesday, July 26 at City Winery

    07/05/2017

    Musicians Corner, a program of The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park, will present Graceland: A Tribute To Paul Simon at City Winery Nashville on Wednesday, July 26 at City Winery. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK 2017

    07/05/2017

    The Nashville Shakespeare Festival (NSF) continues its beloved tradition of Shakespeare in the Park from Thursday, Aug. 10 – Sunday, Sept. 17 at Centennial Park’s band shell. Read More.

  • : CONCACAF Launches "Let’s Live in a State of GOAL!" CSR Campaign Ahead of 2017 Gold Cup Kick-Off

    07/05/2017

    The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced today the "Let’s Live in a State of GOAL!" campaign, a corporate social responsibility program aimed at promoting diversity, acceptance, inclusion, and respect throughout the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup, among fans and other members of the football community. Read More.

  • : Southern White Rhinos Now Roaming at Nashville Zoo

    07/03/2017

    Nashville Zoo is proud to announce the introduction of Southern white rhinoceros to our animal family. Four young females are now roaming in the Zoo’s former elephant exhibit. Read More.

  • : TOMATO ART FEST RETURNS FOR YEAR 14

    06/30/2017

    Nashville's favorite wacky art festival returns for its 14th consecutive year on Friday, August 11th and Saturday, August 12th, 2017 in East Nashville's historic Five Points. Read More.

  • : Twenty-six Middle Tennessee Artists Featured at ­­­­­­­­­­Three’s a Crowd The 3rd Annual Nashville Collage Collective Show opening July 8, 2017

    06/30/2017

    The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse (TGCR) presents ­­­­­­­­ Three’s a Crowd, the latest show from the Nashville Collage Collective (NCC), featuring over 25 local artist showcasing their work in NCC’s third annual exhibit. Read More.

  • : EAST PARK HEATS UP JULY 4 FOR ANNUAL HOT CHICKEN FESTIVAL

    06/30/2017

    Nashville will celebrate its 11th annual Music City Hot Chicken Festival on Tuesday, July 4 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in East Park, 700 Woodland St. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo and Kroger Offer BOGO Zoo Admission Deal

    06/28/2017

    Kroger Plus Card holders can take advantage of a special “buy one, get one” free Zoo ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Kroger Safari Fridays summer promotion. Read More.

  • : Americana Music Association℠ Announces Second Round of Performers for AMERICANAFEST℠ 2017, September 12-17

    06/28/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ announced today the second round of almost 300 artists slated to perform at the 18th Annual AMERICANAFEST℠: The Americana Music Festival & Conference, which runs from September 12-17 in Nashville, TN. Read More.

  • : Tennessee’s Largest Straw Bale Garden Opens to Public at Lucky Ladd Farms

    06/28/2017

    Lucky Ladd Farms announces the opening of Tennessee’s largest straw bale garden. The garden officially opens Wednesday, June 28th and offers family-fun pick-your-own experience or visitors can purchase fresh vegetables in the farm’s country market. Read More.

  • : European Fashion Brand Peter Nappi Opens outpost in Trendy 12South Neighborhood

    06/27/2017

    Locally owned-and-operated Italian leather footwear and accessories brand Peter Nappi has opened its new retail location in the 12South neighborhood at 2308 12th Ave South. Read More.

  • : Goo Goo Announces 2017 Summer Chef Series Lineup

    06/27/2017

    The Goo Goo Shop is pleased to announce their annual “Goo Goo Summer Chef Series” will kick off on Friday, July 14th and run through the end of September. Read More.

  • : BRUCE ARENA NAMES 23-PLAYER U.S. MNT ROSTER FOR 2017 CONCACAF GOLD CUP

    06/25/2017

    U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Bruce Arena has named the final 23-player roster for the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Read more.

  • : Noelle to Open in Downtown Nashville in Late 2017

    06/23/2017

    Creativity is the driving force behind Noelle, a distinctive, communityfocused hotel opening in downtown Nashville in late 2017. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS BEGIN EIGHT-GAME HOMESTAND MONDAY

    06/23/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club returns home Monday, June 26th to open another eight-game homestand at First Tennessee Park. Read More

  • : UNION STATION HOTEL PARTNERS WITH JACK DANIEL’S TO OFFER FREE WHISKEY TASTING SERIES BEGINNING JUNE 21

    06/22/2017

    Two Tennessee landmarks, Union Station Hotel and Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, have come together to introduce Whiskey Wednesdays with Jack Daniel’s, a free whiskey tasting series in the downtown Nashville hotel’s grand lobby every other Wednesday beginning June 21. Read More.

  • : Red, White and Zoo Wine Event Set for July 28

    06/22/2017

    The social event takes patrons on an evening stroll through parts of the Zoo as they enjoy unlimited wine tastings from around the world. Read More.

  • : Americana Music Association℠ Announces 2017 Honorees

    06/22/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ will present esteemed accolades to Robert Cray, Iris DeMent, Hi Rhythm, Van Morrison, Graham Nash and HighTone Founders Larry Sloven and Bruce Bromberg at Americana’s 16th Annual Honors & Awards in celebration of their creative impact. Read More.

  • : July 4 to Feature Concert Stage with Headliner Chris Young at New Fifth and Broadway Location with Nashville Symphony at Ascend Amphitheater

    06/21/2017

    Nashville’s Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th presented by Dr Pepper Cherry (#NashvilleJuly4) will have a new layout with the main concert stage, featuring country music hitmaker Chris Young, located at Fifth and Broadway and the GRAMMY-winning Nashville Symphony performing at Ascend Amphitheater, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read More.

  • : 2017 Fun Facts Let Freedom Sing

    06/21/2017

    Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th presented by Dr Pepper Cherry includes a new main stage at Fifth and Broadway with country music hitmaker Chris Young headlining, the Nashville Symphony performing at Ascend Amphitheater and the largest fireworks show in the country. Read more.

  • : Bare Bones Butcher coming to The Nations

    06/21/2017

    Bare Bones Butcher, an old school butcher shop and grocery, is coming to The Nations, announce owners Wesley Adams and Patrick Davidson. Read More.

  • : Southern ICEE Presents Summer Splash H2Oliday at Nashville Zoo

    06/20/2017

    Join Nashville Zoo for a cool reprieve from the dog days of summer at Summer Splash H2Oliday, presented by Southern ICEE, on Saturday, July 1. Read More.

  • : LIGHTNING 100’S LIVE ON THE GREEN MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017 LINEUP

    06/20/2017

    Lightning 100 is proud to announce the highly anticipated artist lineup for the 2017 Live On The Green Music Festival. Read more.

  • : Explore Nature's Most Powerful Forces in New Adventure Science Center Traveling Exhibition

    06/19/2017

    In Adventure Science Center's latest traveling exhibition Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural Disasters, opening Saturday, June 24, all of nature's forces are on display. Read More.

  • : BELMONT MANSION ANNOUNCES FIFTH ANNUAL DUELING COCKTAILS EVENT

    06/19/2017

    The fifth annual Dueling Cocktails fundraiser, benefiting the historic Belmont Mansion, will be held at the home of Bill and Janet Schock on Saturday, Aug. 19. Read More.

  • : New original musical PART OF THE PLAN featuring music of celebrated singer-songwriter Dan Fogelberg announces full cast and creative team

    06/19/2017

    K-Squared Entertainment and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) are thrilled to announce the complete cast and creative team for the world premiere of PART OF THE PLAN, a new, original musical written by Kate Atkinson and Karen Harris and scored with the music and lyrics of celebrated singer-songwriter Dan Fogelberg. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES DETAILS FOR SHANIA TWAIN EXHIBITION

    06/16/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will examine the life and career of five-time Grammy winner Shania Twain in its newest exhibit, Shania Twain: Rock This Country, opening June 30. Read more.

  • : Christie Cookie and Hattie B’s are the hot new couple in town

    06/16/2017

    Hattie B’s Hot Chicken will offer Christie Cookie’s Nashville Hot cookie in its two Nashville locations, Midtown & Charlotte Ave, starting June 19. Read More.

  • : TV and online dance sensations WilldaBeast, Nia Sioux, Kenneth San Jose and Janelle Ginestra step from screen to stage in #FOLLOWME

    06/16/2017

    Dance superstars and online sensations WilldaBeast, Nia Sioux, Kenneth San Jose, and Janelle Ginestra join forces and hit the road in the brand new live dance show, #FOLLOWME, playing a one-night engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Aug. 9, 2017. Read More.

  • : Friday Night Movies at the Zoo Features Shrek

    06/15/2017

    Nashville Zoo’s family movie night series, Zoovies, presented by Southern ICEE, continues with the Friday, June 23rd screening of Shrek. Read More.

  • STEEL BARREL BREWERY’S HOP SPRINGS COMPLEX BREAKS GROUND IN MURFREESBORO

    06/15/2017

    Life Is Brewing, LLC—the team behind Mantra Artisan Ales and the recently launched Steel Barrel Brewery—has broken ground on Hop Springs at 6790 John Bragg Highway in the heart of Murfreesboro, Tenn. Read more.

  • : KIMPTON AERTSON HOTEL ANNOUNCES JUNE 14 OPENING

    06/14/2017

    Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announces today Kimpton Aertson Hotel, located at the corner of 21st Avenue and Broadway in Nashville’s Midtown neighborhood, will officially open its doors on Wednesday, June 14. Read More.

  • : MICHELIN STAR CHEF CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON LANDS AT HUTTON HOTEL’S 1808 GRILLE

    06/14/2017

    Nashville’s Hutton Hotel is pleased to announce that Chef Christopher Anderson will assume the role of Executive Chef at 1808 Grille and oversee all culinary aspects within the property. Read more.

  • : 2017 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL DELIVERS WITH CAPACITY CROWDS, SOLD OUT NIGHTLY CONCERTS, AND HIGHEST FAN ENGAGEMENT IN 46-YEAR HISTORY OF MUSIC EVENT OF SUMMER

    06/13/2017

    The 46th year of CMA Music Festival, the Music Event of Summer, drew sold-out crowds to the Nightly Concerts at Nissan Stadium, capacity crowds at Chevrolet Riverfront Stage and the Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Ascend Amphitheater, and largest fan engagement by Country Music fans in the event’s history from visitors from all 50 states and at least 18 international countries. Read More.

  • : CAVIAR & BANANAS TO OPEN ON JUNE 21 IN AERTSON MIDTOWN

    06/13/2017

    Caviar & Bananas announced today it will open the doors to its fifth location on June 21 in Nashville’s new Aertson Midtown - the mixed-use destination at 2031 Broadway facing Vanderbilt University. Read More.

  • : Adventure Science Center explores climate change through traveling exhibition on loan from Chicago's Field Museum

    06/13/2017

    Adventure Science Center is providing climate change science resources and programming to the community to help people make informed decisions about the future of the planet. This effort begins with their newest traveling exhibition, Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural Disasters, which opens to the public on June 24. Read More.

  • : Provisional 40 Player Rosters Announced for 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup

    06/12/2017

    The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) revealed today the preliminary 40-player rosters submitted by the twelve participating member associations for this summer’s marquee Confederation championship, the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup, which will crown a CONCACAF champion. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS BEGIN NINE-GAME HOMESTAND TUESDAY

    06/12/2017

    615 Night, Franklin Barreto Bobblehead, and Father’s Day Hat Highlight Homestand. Read More.

  • : NASA Solar Scientist to Speak at Adventure Science Center on Thursday, June 15

    06/12/2017

    NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Mitzi Adams to discuss features of the Sun, eclipses and research efforts for the upcoming total solar eclipse. Read More.

  • : TPAC combines Tony Awards Viewing Party with watch party for Predators’ game six

    06/10/2017

    As if Nashville didn’t have enough going on this Sunday, June 11, the Tennessee Performing Arts Center will host a viewing party for the 71st Annual Tony Awards on the stage of James K. Polk Theater at 7 p.m. Read more.

  • : LUKE BRYAN TO OPEN TV BROADCAST OF 2017 STANLEY CUP FINAL GAME 6 WITH SPECIAL PERFORMANCE FROM TOOTSIE’S ROOFTOP

    06/10/2017

    Country music superstar Luke Bryan will open the TV broadcast of Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Sunday, June 11 at 8 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. CT with a special performance from the rooftop of Tootsie’s World Famous Orchid Lounge, the National Hockey League announced today. Read more.

  • : MIRANDA LAMBERT LEADS MUTTNATION MARCH THROUGH DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE TO KICK-OFF CMA MUSIC FEST

    06/10/2017

    Twelve-time CMA Award winner Miranda Lambert led more than 1,000 Country Music fans, along with their canine companions, through downtown Nashville during the first-ever MuttNation March Thursday to kick-off CMA Music Festival. Read more.

  • : Parking Options Available at Fairgrounds Nashville for Preds Fans

    06/08/2017

    The Fairgrounds Nashville and Nashville Downtown Partnership, working with the Office of Mayor Megan Barry, are providing parking and shuttle services for people heading downtown on Thursday, June 8, and Sunday, June 11. Read more.

  • : City, Predators, CMA, NCVC Work Together for Stanley Cup Downtown Parties During CMA Music Festival

    06/07/2017

    “Broadway Smash” Parties for Games 5 and 6 Will Include Large Screens and Feature Additional Space at Bridgestone Arena for Game 5, Music City Walk of Fame Park for Game 6. Read More.

  • : “CMA FEST” HOSTED BY THOMAS RHETT AND KELSEA BALLERINI TO AIR WEDNESDAY, AUG. 16 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    06/07/2017

    CMA officially announced today “CMA Fest,” The Music Event of Summer, will air Wednesday, Aug. 16 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC television network. Read More.

  • : Nashville Cats: Salute to Vocalist and Fiddler Andrea Zonn at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

    06/07/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host an interview and performance featuring master fiddler and celebrated vocalist Andrea Zonn as part of the museum series Nashville Cats on June 17. Read More.

  • : Music City Star to operate for Game 6 of Stanley Cup Final

    06/07/2017

    Due to the overwhelming demand for Smashville Express tickets for Games 3 and 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals, the Music City Star once again will operate for the Nashville Predators’ Stanley Cup Final appearance in Game 6 on Sunday. Read More.

  • : Music City Food + Wine Festival Announces Chef Showcase Schedule

    06/06/2017

    More Than 40 Local Chefs Featured at Fifth-Annual Festival, September 15-17, 2017, in Downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • : Broadway Smash for Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final Will Feature a Pre-Game Tailgate Party with Rodney Atkins’ “Music City Gives Back” Concert on Monday, June 5

    06/02/2017

    The pre-game Broadway Smash for Game 4 of the Nashville Predators’ historic run in the Stanley Cup Final will feature Rodney Atkins’ “Music City Gives Back” concert on Monday, June 5 on Lower Broadway. Read More.

  • : Sudekum Planetarium summer lineup to include lasers, yoga, and 6.5 million stars

    06/01/2017

    Adventure Science Center's planetarium to offer Saturday night laser shows and kaleidoscopic fulldome features and Saturday morning yoga from June 3 to August 26. Read More.

  • : NATCHEZ HILLS VINEYARD & WINERY ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING OF A NEW TASTING ROOM AT THE NASHVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

    06/01/2017

    The new Natchez Hills Winery at the Market will offer the experience of visiting the original tasting room at the Vineyard, right in the heart of Music City. Read More.

  • : FATHER’S DAY BRUNCH FEATURES BONE-IN DRY-AGED STRIP STEAK AND SPECIAL COCKTAIL AT DEL FRISCO’S GRILLE, JUNE 16-18

    06/01/2017

    Del Frisco’s Grille celebrates Father’s Day all weekend with a featured entrée and special Gentleman’s Mule cocktail from Friday, June 16 through Sunday, June 18. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD HOSTS HIGHBALLS, HOPS & HYDRANGEAS EVENT

    06/01/2017

    On Friday, June 23, Cheekwood will host Highballs, Hops and Hydrangeas, its 12th annual garden party formerly titled Highballs and Hydrangeas. Read More.

  • : Music City Star to operate for Stanley Cup Final

    05/31/2017

    In celebration of the Nashville Predators’ Stanley Cup Final appearance, the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee (RTA) is partnering with the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp to offer free rides on the Music City Star for all upcoming Predators home games during the Stanley Cup Final. Read More.

  • : A BUZZworthy Event: Adventure Science Center to host second annual Honeyfest

    05/31/2017

    Explore pollinators, beekeeping and health on June 3. Read More.

  • : STREET CLOSURES ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    05/31/2017

    Downtown Nashville will experience changes in traffic flow to accommodate the 2017 CMA Music Festival and activities. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Breaks Ground on State-of-the-Art Animal Health Center

    05/31/2017

    Nashville Zoo dignitaries along with representatives from HCA Healthcare, The Frist Foundation, the Cal Tuner Family Foundation, and ESa (Earl Swensson Associates) officially broke ground today at the site of the Zoo’s planned Animal Health Center. The new facility is scheduled to be completed in 2018. Read More.

  • : GROW LOVE PUBLIC ART INSTALLATION at 43rd ANNUAL AMERICAN ARTISAN FESTIVAL

    05/31/2017

    The 43rd annual American Artisan Festival will be bringing a first-ever site-specific, interactive public art installation to the great lawn in front of the Parthenon which is entitled GROW LOVE. Read More.

  • BRUNCH HEATS UP WITH PARTY FOWL’S NASHVILLE HOT BLOODY MARY MIX

    05/31/2017

    Tennessee-based restaurant group teams up with Walker Feed Co. to produce the first-ever Bloody Mary mix blended with Nashville Hot Chicken spices. Read More.

  • : IDENTOGO BRINGS TSA PRE✓® ENROLLMENT TO CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE JUNE 8 - JUNE 11

    05/31/2017

    IdentoGO®, the provider of TSA Pre✓®, is bringing its mobile RV to Nashville, Tenn. and CMA Music Festival, to enroll attendees and local residents in TSA Pre✓®, June 8-11. Read More.

  • : Country Superstar Alan Jackson to Play Free STANLEY CUP FINAL Party Before Game 3

    05/31/2017

    GRAMMY- and CMA-winning singer/songwriter and newest Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Alan Jackson will play a free concert on Lower Broadway on Saturday, June 3 in advance of the Nashville Predators’ first home game in the 2017 Stanley Cup Final. Read more.

  • : ELI MASON ANNOUNCES SITE AND PRODUCT RELAUNCH, SITE-WIDE DISCOUNT TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL MINT JULEP DAY

    05/30/2017

    Eli Mason, a Nashville-based brand of cocktail mixers and syrups, announces its website and product relaunch today. Read More.

  • : TRATTORIA IL MULINO CREATES STUNNING TRUFFLE COVERED BURGER FOR JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION’S BLENDED BURGER PROJECT

    05/27/2017

    Music City’s go-to destination for Abruzzese-inspired Italian fare, Trattoria Il Mulino, is participating in this year’s James Beard Foundation Blended Burger Project starting Memorial Day, May 29 and running through Monday, July 31. Read More.

  • : Nashville Sports Council Announces Economic Impact for 2017 SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament

    05/26/2017

    The Nashville Sports Council has announced a direct economic impact of $21,455,930 for the 2017 SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament hosted in Nashville, March 8-12, 2017. Read More.

  • : Stanley Cup Parties Before Games 3 and 4 at Home to Take Over Lower Broadway with Live Music, Big Screens for Broadway Smash: Preds Party with a Purpose

    05/26/2017

    Live music and big screens will take over Lower Broadway on June 3 and June 5 for the free Broadway Smash party, when the Nashville Predators take to the ice in Bridgestone Arena for their first home appearances in Games 3 and 4 of the fabled Stanley Cup Final. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Offers Glimpse into Creative Process During Emergence

    05/26/2017

    Nashville Ballet will close its 2016-2017 performance season with its popular experimental ballet series Emergence June 1-3, 2017, at Nashville Ballet’s Studio A. Read More.

  • : THE HEAVENLY MUSICAL COMEDY THAT WILL ROCK THE RAFTERS IS COMING TO CHAFFIN’S BARN

    05/26/2017

    Sister Act, the hilarious, five-time tony-nominated musical smash, is coming to Chaffin’s Barn. Read More.

  • : Brew at the Zoo on Tap for June 2

    05/25/2017

    Animals, entertainment, local food trucks and over 100 craft beers are all on tap for the sixth annual Brew at the Zoo set for Friday, June 2 from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Read More.

  • : Baby Giraffe Goes on Exhibit

    05/25/2017

    Nashville Zoo’s three-month old Masai giraffe can now be seen by the public. Guests can see the young calf, named Mazi, on exhibit from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. in the African Savannah with the Zoo’s giraffe herd which includes Congo, Margarita and Nasha. Read More.

  • : Americana Music Association℠ Announces First Round of Performers for AMERICANAFEST℠ 2017, September 12-17

    05/25/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ announced today the first 103 of more than 230 artists slated to perform at the 17th Annual AMERICANAFEST℠: The Americana Music Festival & Conference, which runs from September 12-17 in Nashville, TN. Read More.

  • : Nashville Meets London 2017 Music Festival Returns with Highly Anticipated Talent Lineup

    05/25/2017

    The 2017 lineup has been announced for the highly anticipated music festival, Nashville Meets London, set for July 22-23 in Canada Square Park, Canary Wharf. Read More.

  • : TRAVELING EUROPE THROUGH ART

    05/25/2017

    This summer, AMERICAN ARTISTS AND THE LEGACY OF THE GRAND TOUR, 1880–1960 explores work created and brought home by American artists, and the continuing allure of Europe as a destination for leisure, study, and cultural refinement during these years. Read More.

  • : GRAMMY® Winner Zuill Bailey Returns to Music City for Nashville Symphony’s 2016/17 Classical Series Finale

    05/24/2017

    Led by Music Director Giancarlo Guerrero, the Nashville Symphony closes out its 2016/17 Aegis Sciences Classical Series on June 1-3 with the return of dynamic cellist Zuill Bailey, the soloist who took home a 2017 GRAMMY® for his performance on the Nashville Symphony’s triple-GRAMMY®-winning recording of Michael Daughtery’s Tales of Hemingway. Read More.

  • : KIMPTON AERTSON HOTEL ANNOUNCES JUNE 14 OPENING

    05/24/2017

    Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announces today Kimpton Aertson Hotel, located at the corner of 21st Avenue and Broadway in Nashville’s Midtown neighborhood, will officially open its doors on Wednesday, June 14. Read More.

  • : Award-winning comedic duo Penn & Teller bring signature show to TPAC on Oct. 27

    05/24/2017

    The award-winning comedic duo Penn & Teller bring their hit Las Vegas Magic show to Nashville for one night only at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Friday, Oct. 27. Read More.

  • : Adventure Science Center announces contest to choose an Eclipse Wedding Couple

    05/23/2017

    Adventure Science Center (ASC) has announced a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a local couple looking to make their special day truly unforgettable – a chance to elope on the day of the Great American Total Solar Eclipse at ASC’s Music City Solar Eclipse Festival & Viewing Party. Read More.

  • : FISK FOOD AND MUSIC FESTIVAL SET FOR JULY 1

    05/23/2017

    Fisk University will host the 2nd annual Fisk Food and Music Festival on Saturday, July 1 from 2pm-9pm. Read More.

  • : ACME RADIO LIVE ANNOUNCES THUNDER ON THE CUMBERLAND PRESENTED BY TOYOTA

    05/23/2017

    Acme Radio Live To Host Nashville’s Second Annual Formula 1 Powerboat Race On The Cumberland River June 17-18. Read More.

  • : HGTV LODGE BOASTS STAR-STUDDED LINEUP AT 2017 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL IN NASHVILLE

    05/23/2017

    The HGTV Lodge returns to the 2017 CMA Music Festival with Country Music’s hottest stars taking the stage in the network’s popular and unique venue. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS A BENDING OF ITS OWN KIND, A UNIQUE COLLABORATION BETWEEN FALL, NASHVILLE’S FIRST AERIAL CONTEMPORARY DANCE COMPANY, AND VISUAL ARTIST MARY MOONEY, JUNE 15

    05/22/2017

    Z Arts Nashville is pleased to present A Bending of Its Own Kind, a collaboration between FALL, Nashville’s first aerial contemporary dance company, and Nashville-based visual artist Mary Mooney, June 15 at 7pm, as part of TNT, the institution’s local spotlight series. Read More.

  • : FREE CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL NIGHTLY CONCERTS ANNOUNCED FOR CRACKER BARREL COUNTRY ROADS STAGE AT ASCEND AMPHITHEATER JUNE 8-10

    05/22/2017

    CMA Music Festival announces free nightly concerts at the Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage located in downtown Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater Thursday, June 8 through Saturday, June 10, beginning at 7:00 PM/CT each evening. Read more.

  • : SOUNDS BEGIN NINE-GAME HOMESTAND TUESDAY

    05/22/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club returns home to First Tennessee Park tomorrow to begin a nine-game homestand against a pair of American Conference opponents. Read More.

  • : XFINITY FAN FAIR X TO HOST HUNDREDS OF COUNTRY ARTISTS AND CELEBRITIES JUNE 8-11 AT CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    05/19/2017

    CMA Fest 2017 is the hottest ticket in Country Music with more than 353K square feet of air-conditioned fun and entertainment Thursday through Sunday, June 8-11 (9:30 AM-5:00 PM) at Music City Center in downtown Nashville. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD TO HOST SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY

    05/19/2017

    Cheekwood will host a viewing party for the solar eclipse that will occur on Monday, August 21. Read more.

  • : LAURA BUSH SPEAKS AT THE HERMITAGE’S 117TH SPRING OUTING

    05/17/2017

    Mrs. Laura Bush, former First Lady, addressed an audience of more than 700 guests during her keynote address at the 117th Spring Outing celebration at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage on Wednesday. Read More.

  • : GAME DATE, TIME SET FOR 2017 FRANKLIN AMERICAN MORTGAGE MUSIC CITY BOWL

    05/16/2017

    Nashville’s Holiday Tradition, the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, has been set for Friday, Dec. 29th at 3:30 p.m. CST at Nissan Stadium. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to Host Special Eclipse Science Day on Saturday, May 20, at 10 a.m.

    05/16/2017

    A full day of all-things-eclipse including viewing safety, eclipse activities, and eclipse planetarium shows. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PREPARES FOR “MUSIC FEST AT THE HALL, PRESENTED BY COMCAST”

    05/15/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will welcome thousands of country music fans to CMA Music Festival, June 8 to 11, in Nashville. Beginning Thursday, June 8, “Music Fest at the Hall, Presented by Comcast,” will be packed with events. Read More.

  • : Astrophysicist and author Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson to speak at TPAC on June 14

    05/12/2017

    Seattle Theatre Group presents astrophysicist, cosmologist, author and popularizer of science Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson and his new lecture, “An Astrophysicist Goes to the Movies,” at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Wednesday, June 14, at 8 p.m. Read More.

  • : Van Morrison to Receive Americana Lifetime Achievement Award

    05/12/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ is proud to announce Van Morrison as the recipient of the 2017 Americana Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting at the Americana Honors & Awards program at the historic Ryman Auditorium on Wednesday, September 13. Read More.

  • : BILLY CURRINGTON, AMY RAY OF THE INDIGO GIRLS, GEORGIA SONGWRITERS, AND A SURPRISE GUEST ADDED TO THE "FOURTH ANNUAL JAMESON IRISH WHISKEY PRESENTS GEORGIA ON MY MIND" HOSTED BY THE PEACH PICKERS HAPPENING TUESDAY, MAY 16 AT THE RYMAN AUDITORIUM

    05/12/2017

    Previously Announced Performers Include Lauren Alaina, T. Graham Brown, Drivin' N Cryin', Jimmy Hall, Chris Janson, Kip Moore, Michael Ray, Dexter Redding and Otis Redding III. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE ANNOUNCES 2017-18 SEASON OF PERFORMANCES

    05/11/2017

    Pioneering Contemporary Arts Center Builds Upon Remarkable Success with Robust Fifth Season Read More.

  • : Playoff Parties for Nashville Predators Will be at Music City Walk of Fame Park

    05/11/2017

    Fans will get to cheer on the Nashville Predators at the Preds Party in the Park, with the first one being held tomorrow, Friday, May 12, for Game 1 of the Western Conference Final, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read More.

  • : Nashville MLS backers form MLS2Nashville Committee, announce Gold Cup attendance goal

    05/11/2017

    Members of the Nashville MLS Steering Committee, including prominent businessman John Ingram, announced Thursday the formation of the MLS2Nashville Committee, a community initiative to support the city’s bid for a Major League Soccer expansion team. Read more.

  • : ISHA INSTITUTE INVITES VISITORS TO FREE YOGA DAY ONCE A MONTH: MAY 6, JUNE 17, JULY 22 AND AUGUST 26

    05/10/2017

    With yoga, meditation, hiking and more, Isha’s stunning mountainous setting offers perfect escape from nearby Nashville. Read More.

  • : Music City Food + Wine Festival Announces Expanded Programming, All-Star Line-Up and Tickets on Sale

    05/10/2017

    GRAMMY-Award winning artists Kings of Leon, James Beard Foundation Award-winning chef Jonathan Waxman, Vector Management's Ken Levitan and Andy Mendelsohn, and C3 Presents are pleased to announce the fifth annual Music City Food + Wine Festival, September 15-17, 2017. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES DETAILS FOR JASON ALDEAN EXHIBITION

    05/10/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the life and career of Jason Aldean, two-time and reigning Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year, in the exhibition Jason Aldean: Asphalt Cowboy, Presented by Field & Stream, opening May 26. Read More.

  • : UNITED AIRLINES TO INCREASE SAN FRANCISCO SERVICE TO TWICE DAILY

    05/09/2017

    Just one year after launching Nashville International Airport's (BNA) first nonstop flight to San Francisco International Airport (SFO), United Airlines today announced the increase to two daily flights to SFO beginning Aug. 15. Tickets are on sale now. Read more.

  • : Americana Music Association℠ Announces its 2017 Honors & Awards Nominees

    05/09/2017

    The Americana Music Association℠ announced the nominees for its 16th annual Honors & Awards show this afternoon at an intimate members-only ceremony held at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Read More.

  • : LIMITED TICKETS REMAIN IN INFIELD, GENERAL ADMISSION FOR IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE

    05/09/2017

    All Inclusive Options Added to the Fashion, Fun, World Class Racing at Nashville’s Rite of Spring. Read More.

  • : SAVOR NASHVILLE CELEBRITY CHEF DINNER BENEFITING THE JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AND MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE

    05/09/2017

    Tickets are now available for Music City’s most talked about culinary event, Savor Nashville Celebrity Chef Dinner, benefiting the James Beard Award Foundation and Make-A-Wish of Middle Tennessee. Nashville’s most talented chefs will be the focus for this year’s Celebrity Chef Tour dinner. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Welcomes Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer John Harbison for Live-in-Concert Recording of His Requiem

    05/08/2017

    Nashville Symphony Chorus to be featured on rarely performed piece composed in the wake of 9/11 terrorist attacks. Read More.

  • : UNION STATION HOTEL HOSTS MOTHER’S DAY SHOPPING POP-UP ON FRIDAY, MAY 12

    05/08/2017

    Shop local Nashville vendors and unique gifts for Mom during a special Mother’s Day Shopping Pop-up event on Friday, March 12, from 1 until 4 p.m. in the Union Station Hotel Nashville grand lobby. Read More.

  • : EXIT/IN ANNOUNCES 2017 'ELLISTON PLACE STREET FEST' PRESENTED BY LIGHTNING 100 AND INDIE NASH TO RETURN ON SAT, JULY 22, 2017

    05/08/2017

    Exit/In, Lightning 100 and Indie Nash are proud to announce the return of the Elliston Place Street Fest on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Read More.

  • : IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE WEEKEND TO COMMENCE FRIDAY, MAY 12

    05/05/2017

    The Iroquois Steeplechase will celebrate 76 years on Saturday, May 13, but the fanfare surrounding ‘Nashville’s Rite of Spring Since 1941’ will begin on Friday, May 12 with a party on the race grounds at Percy Warner Park from 6:30 p.m. until 10 p.m. Read More.

  • : SAVE THE DATE: 43rd ANNUAL AMERICAN ARTISAN FESTIVAL

    05/05/2017

    The 43rd annual American Artisan Festival will be held once again on this Father's Day weekend, Friday, Saturday and Sunday - June 16, 17 & 18, 2017 in Nashville’s beloved Centennial Park. Read More.

  • : RICKY SKAGGS TO BE SPOTLIGHTED WITH SPECIAL PROGRAM AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    05/05/2017

    Live Interview and Acoustic Performance to be Held in the Museum's Ford Theater Saturday, May 13 Read More

  • : SOUNDS BEGIN EIGHT-GAME HOMESTAND SATURDAY

    05/05/2017

    Faith and Family Night, Bark in the Park, Mother’s Day Celebration Highlight Nine-Day Stretch. Read More.

  • : HATCH SHOW PRINT TO HOST WORLD PREMIERE OF PRESSING ON: A LETTERPRESS FILM SATURDAY, MAY 27 ALONG WITH FULL DAY OF LETTERPRESS PROGRAMS

    05/04/2017

    The film features remarkable printers who are preserving the history and making the letterpress craft thrive, including Hatch Show Print. The nearly sold out premiere will take place in the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s CMA Theater. Read More.

  • : Take Flight at Nashville Zoo's Avian Awarenss Day

    05/04/2017

    Nashville Zoo’s bird residents will be in the spotlight this Sunday, May 7 during the annual Avian Awareness Day. Read More.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Presents Becoming Our Father: Johnny Cash’s Daughters in Conversation

    05/04/2017

    On Saturday, May 27, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host an afternoon with Cindy, Kathy, Rosanne, and Tara Cash, the daughters of Johnny Cash, for a program titled Becoming Our Father: Johnny Cash’s Daughters in Conversation. Read More.

  • : Tig Notaro to perform at TPAC on July 23

    05/03/2017

    Standup comedian, storyteller, and writer Tig Notaro will perform at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on July 23, 2017. Read More.

  • : The Gallery of Iconic Guitars, The GIG, Opens on Campus of Belmont University

    05/02/2017

    New Music City tourist attraction puts valuable, vintage instruments on display; grand opening features demonstrations from Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs. Read More.

  • : TWO-TIME GRAMMY WINNER JOHN PRINE TO DISCUSS NEW BOOK AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    05/02/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum welcomes renowned songwriter John Prine to the Ford Theater on Saturday, May 20, at 2:00 p.m. to discuss his new book, Beyond Words. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Presents Ancestral Modern: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Kaplan & Levi Collection

    05/02/2017

    On view in the Upper-Level Galleries from June 23 through October 15, 2017, the exhibition celebrates the artistic traditions of the oldest continuous culture on earth. Read More.

  • : “NASHVILLE” STAR CHARLES ESTEN TO HOST “2017 CMT MUSIC AWARDS”

    05/01/2017

    Deacon Claybourne is taking the reins of the loudest night in country music as CMT today announced that “Nashville” star Charles Esten will host the fan-voted “2017 CMT Music Awards,” live from Nashville on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 8:00 pm ET/PT. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Family Camp Out

    05/01/2017

    Join the Zoo on May 27-28 for a unique camping experience as you sleep under the stars just a short distance away from the snoozing animals. Read More.

  • : NATIONAL MUSIC COUNCIL TO HONOR CRYSTAL GAYLE, PATTI SMITH AND HARRY SHEARER WITH AMERICAN EAGLE AWARDS AT SUMMER NAMM SHOW

    05/01/2017

    The National Music Council has announced that Grammy® winning songstress Crystal Gayle, singer, songwriter and poet Patti Smith, and comic, actor, writer, musician and creators' rights activist Harry Shearer will be honored at the organization’s 34th annual American Eagle Awards on Thursday, July 13 at the Summer NAMM Show in Nashville. Read More.

  • : CITY OF HOPE CELEBRITY SOFTBALL GAME REVEALS FIRST ROUND OF ARTIST LINEUP

    05/01/2017

    The hits keep coming as the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game presented by Staples® continues to announce talent for their 27th annual event. Read More.

  • : Fabric Artist Iris Engel’s New Show Too Comfortable, Opens May 13, 2017 in The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse

    05/01/2017

    Fabric artist, Iris Englel, opens her new show Too Comfortable at The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse (TGCR) on May 13, 2017 from 7-10 p.m. Read More.

  • : SHERATON GRAND NASHVILLE DOWNTOWN TOPS OFF $35 MILLION RENO, ACHIEVING ‘GRAND’ NEW STATUS IN THE HEART OF MUSIC CITY

    05/01/2017

    Spearheaded by JRK Property Holdings, Sheraton Nashville Downtown’s extensive redesign catapults the Nashville property into the brand’s prestigious “Grand” category, one of just five in the United States with this distinction. Read More.

  • : PUCKETT’S FUNDS 4 FOOD CHECK PRESENTATION TO TAKE PLACE ON BIG PAYBACK DAY

    05/01/2017

    Puckett’s Gro. in downtown Nashville will present a check to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee for $10,000 on Wednesday, May 3 at 9 a.m. Read More.

  • : Get active at Adventure Science Center’s Sports Science Day

    05/01/2017

    On Saturday, May 6, the Science Center will host a Sports Science Day that will explore how science ties into sports with invigorating hands-on fun covering Newton’s Laws of Motion, projectiles, and elasticity. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS ABIGAIL WASHBURN AND WU FEI, JUNE 1

    05/01/2017

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to present GRAMMY-winning singer, songwriter and clawhammer banjo player Abigail Washburn in concert with Beijing native and master guzheng (21-string Chinese zither) virtuoso Wu Fei in concert, on International Children’s Day, June 1. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE WINE AND FOOD FESTIVAL TO BE HELD MAY 20

    05/01/2017

    Corkdorks Wine, Spirits, Beer will present the 4rd Annual Nashville Wine and Food Festival this year on May 20. Read More.

  • : MUSICIANS CORNER ANNOUNCES LIGHTNING 100 ACOUSTIC STAGE & ACOUSTIC FRIDAY NIGHT OPENERS

    04/27/2017

    Musicians Corner, which returns to Centennial Park for a two-day Kick Off Celebration on May 12 and 13, announces eighteen additional artists who will perform on the Lightning 100 Acoustic Stage and twelve Acoustic Friday Night Openers. Read more.

  • : Nashville Food Truck Association rolls into fifth annual Nashville Street Food Month

    04/27/2017

    Kicking off May 1, the Nashville Food Truck Association will celebrate its fifth annual Nashville Street Food Month, announces Dallas Shaw, NFTA president. Read more.

  • : 2017 Frist Fridays Summer Concert Series

    04/26/2017

    The 15th season of Frist Center for the Visual Arts’ outdoor summer concert series Frist Fridays kicks off on Friday, June 30. The all-ages concerts take place on the final Fridays of June, July, and August from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., rain or shine. Read More.

  • : AWARD-WINNING PLA MEDIA ANNOUNCES 2ND ANNUAL PLATINUM ACOUSTIC FAN JAM AT WILDHORSE SALOON DURING 2017 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    04/26/2017

    Award-winning public relations and marketing firm PLA Media is proud to announce the line-up for the PLAtinum Acoustic Fan Jam II to be held at the Wildhorse Saloon on Saturday, June 10th. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD OFFERS FREE ADMISSION FOR NATIONAL PUBLIC GARDENS DAY

    04/26/2017

    Cheekwood is offering free admission on Friday, May 12 in celebration of National Public Gardens Day, an annual initiative presented by The American Public Gardens Association (APGA) to shed light on the importance of environmentalism and conservation.  Read More.

  • : TANSUO, A NEW RESTAURANT FROM CHEF MANEET CHAUHAN AND CHEF CHRIS CHEUNG, ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF DIM SUM HAPPY HOUR AND SUNDAY BRUNCH

    04/26/2017

    Chef Maneet Chauhan and Chef Chris Cheung’s contemporary Chinese restaurant Tànsuǒ will launch a dim sum happy hour and Sunday brunch in the coming weeks following the successful opening of the restaurant this Spring. Read more.

  • : THE ITALIAN LIGHTS FESTIVAL & THE MUSIC CITY ECLIPSE COLLIDE FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE WEEKEND IN NASHVILLE

    04/25/2017

    The Italian Lights Festival returns August 18th-21st, four days highlighting the food, wine, music & traditions of Italy. Read More.

  • : 21c Museum Hotel and Executive Chef Levon Wallace Open Gray & Dudley in Nashville on Tuesday, April 25

    04/25/2017

    Award-winning Hospitality Group to open its seventh property, located in Downtown Nashville's historic Gray & Dudley building. Read More.

  • : 21c Museum Hotel and Executive Chef Levon Wallace Open Gray & Dudley in Nashville on Tuesday, April 25

    04/25/2017

    Award-winning Hospitality Group to open its seventh property, located in Downtown Nashville's historic Gray & Dudley building. Read More.

  • : Meet Marvel’s Spider-Man at the Zoo

    04/24/2017

    Meet your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man at our newest event "Meet Me at the Zoo" on Saturday, April 29. Read More.

  • : Tickets on Sale for the Music City Solar Eclipse Festival & Viewing Party at Adventure Science Center

    04/24/2017

    Two-day science & technology festival with a special viewing party celebrating the total solar eclipse. Read More.

  • : MADE SOUTH ADDS NEW CITIES AND EVENTS IN 2017, ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIPS WITH EAT Y’ALL AND BARRETT SOVEREIGN

    04/24/2017

    Southern-based company to host events in Tennessee, Alabama, Kentucky and Georgia later this year. Read More.

  • : MODERNISM IN FOCUS AT VANDERBILT

    04/20/2017

    AMERICAN MODERNISM AT MID-CENTURY: THE WORK OF MORRIS DAVIDSON is the first comprehensive survey of a little known yet important twentieth century American artist, presenting new research into the significance of his life’s work and using it as a lens to view many iterations of abstraction practiced from the 1930s through the 1970s. Read More.

  • : The Hermitage Hosts Art Exhibition Celebrating 250 Years of Jackson

    04/19/2017

    The Andrew Jackson Foundation and The Chestnut Group, Plein Air Painters for the Land, are partnering to hold an art exhibition and sale on Friday, April 21, and Saturday, April 22. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Fourth Annual Autism Awareness Day

    04/19/2017

    Nashville Zoo is proud to host its fourth annual Autism Awareness Day on Sunday, April 30. Read More.

  • : After 108 Years, The Return of Nelson’s Green Brier Original Tennessee Whiskey

    04/19/2017

    July 4, 2017 is the release of Nelson's First 108, Limited Edition. Read More.

  • : Capitol District Street Fair Welcomes Airpark, Kelsey Kopecky, Andrew Leahey & more to free event

    04/18/2017

    4th annual Street Fair brings together Germantown, Salemtown, Hope Gardens, and Buena Vista communities for a day of free fun. Read More.

  • : Steve Turner, Kitty Moon Emery to Receive Hospitality Industry’s Top Honors for Contributions to Success of City’s Tourism, Convention Business

    04/18/2017

    Nashville businessman Steve Turner and the late Kitty Moon Emery, a film and television executive, will receive the hospitality industry’s top honors for contributions made to the success of the city’s tourism and convention business, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read More.

  • : MARTIN FAMILY CIRCUS TO HEADLINE INAUGURAL MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM SUNDAY, MAY 14, 2017

    04/18/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host its inaugural Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE CHILDREN'S THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2017-18 SEASON: EVERYONE HAS A STORY

    04/18/2017

    Season features beloved classics, exciting adaptations, and regional premieres for the whole family. Read More.

  • : Alice Cooper to perform with original band members Dennis Dunaway, Neal Smith, and Michael Bruce at TPAC in Nashville on May 14

    04/17/2017

    Original Alice Cooper band members Dennis Dunaway, drummer Neal Smith and guitarist Michael Bruce will perform with the legendary shock-rock performer at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on May 14. Read More.

  • : Tony Award-winning member of ‘Hamilton’ Broadway cast Leslie Odom Jr. to perform at TPAC on Aug. 15

    04/17/2017

    The Tony and Grammy Award-winning singer Leslie Odom Jr., who originated the role of ‘Aaron Burr’ in the Broadway production of “Hamilton,” will perform at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Aug. 15, 2017. Read More.

  • : Superheroes Take Over Adventure Science Center this Month

    04/17/2017

    Celebrate National Superhero Day with special science events for adults-only and families. Read More.

  • : ACME FEED & SEED ANNOUNCES APRIL’S ACME UNPLUGGED, FEATURING JAMIE PAULIN, COLE TAYLOR, CHASE MCGILL AND COREY CROWDER

    04/13/2017

    Join Acme and The Wrangler Network for Acme Unplugged: a unique night of live music from Nashville’s finest singers and songwriters, hosted by Acme Feed & Seed and streamed online at WranglerNetwork.com, as well as on Acme Radio via AcmeRadioLive.com. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Earth Day Celebration

    04/13/2017

    Join Nashville Zoo in celebrating Earth Day at our second annual Party for the Planet on April 21. Activities will include special keeper talks, docent-led conservation activities and games, a recycled art contest and more. Read More.

  • : KINGS OF LEON TO PLAY INAUGURAL CONCERT AT FIRST TENNESSEE PARK ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

    04/13/2017

    On the heels of a #1 album, a chart-topping radio hit and a sold out first leg of a global tour, the hometown rock band Kings of Leon announced today that they will play the first-ever concert at Nashville’s First Tennessee Park, the home of the Nashville Sounds, on Friday, September 29. Read More.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ALL-STAR BUDWEISER "FOREVER COUNTRY" PARK STAGE LINEUP

    04/12/2017

    NCVC Partners With CMA On Free Indoor Music City Stage During CMA Fest. Read More.

  • : Earth Day, Nashville Spring Clean, Comcast Cares Day events to converge

    04/12/2017

    From volunteers helping to beautify the picnic area to guests learning about gardening and pollinators, Adventure Science Center will be abuzz with activity this Earth Day. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD’S SPRING ART HOP WELCOMES THOUSANDS FOR EASTER EGG HUNTS

    04/12/2017

    More than 30,000 eggs will be hidden throughout the Cheekwood gardens for the 25th annual Spring Art Hop. Nashville’s favorite Easter weekend tradition takes place on Saturday, April 15 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Read More.

  • : Nashville Ballet Teams up with Ten Out of Tenn for World Premiere of Seven Deadly Sins

    04/12/2017

    Nashville Ballet will explore two contemporary dance styles in one performance—a ballet set to brand-new music by acclaimed singer-songwriter collective Ten Out of Tenn and another featuring an iconic Aaron Copland score—at the world premiere of Seven Deadly Sins with Appalachian Spring May 5-7, 2017, at TPAC’s Jackson Hall. Read More.

  • : TENNESSEE BREW WORKS’ ANNUAL BLOCK PARTY SLATED FOR MAY 20

    04/12/2017

    Tennessee Brew Works is teaming up with the Basement East, Freedom Farm Animal Sanctuary, Lightning 100, Nashville Brewery District brewers and neighborhood friends for their annual BLOCK PARTY on May 20 at their Taproom located at 809 Ewing Ave. Read More.

  • : ANNOUNCING SEA SALT NASHVILLE

    04/11/2017

    Nestled in the heart of downtown Nashville and historic Printers Alley, the best thing since French bread has arrived in Tennessee. The grand opening of Nashville’s newest flavorful indulgence, Sea Salt, is scheduled for the end of April, and with it comes the warm inviting glow of farm-to-table France. Read More.

  • : TPAC to launch 2017-18 Broadway season with new original musical PART OF THE PLAN

    04/11/2017

    Blockbuster season includes mix of new and classic Broadway titles, including Fun Home, An American in Paris, Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I, Cabaret, Waitress, and Love Never Dies. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Announces Free Community Concerts for 2017

    04/10/2017

    The Nashville Symphony has released the schedule for its 2017 Community Concerts series, which will showcase the GRAMMY® Award-winning orchestra performing music by Beethoven, Dvořák, Tchaikovsky, John Williams and more at seven public parks and greenspaces. Read More.

  • : MUSICIANS CORNER ANNOUNCES 2017 SEASON

    04/10/2017

    Musicians Corner, Nashville’s outdoor music destination, returns for its eighth year of free music events with a two-day Kick Off Celebration in Centennial Park on Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13. Read More.

  • : EPPLER WINS NATIONAL NEW PLAY AWARD

    04/10/2017

    Nashville Repertory Theatre Playwright-in-Residence Nate Eppler has been awarded the 2017 M. Elizabeth Osborn New Play Award for an emerging playwright. The award was presented at the 41st Humana Festival of New American Plays at Actors Theatre of Louisville on April 8. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS FIRST HOMESTAND BEGINS TOMORROW

    04/10/2017

    The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club returns to First Tennessee Park tomorrow night, Tuesday, April 11, to begin the first homestand of the 40th anniversary season. Read More.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER NUMBERS

    04/10/2017

    The Music City Center announced today that the building generated $56.3 million in economic impact during the third quarter of fiscal year 2017. Read More.

  • : TomKats Hospitality Announces Restoration of Woolworth Building in Downtown Nashville

    04/10/2017

    An integral location of the Civil Rights movement in Nashville, Tomkats Hospitality Owner Tom Morales revealed his plan to restore the building and reopen in late 2017 as Woolworth on 5th – a soul food-inspired restaurant and live music venue. Read More.

  • : MERLE HAGGARD POST-TRIBUTE SHOW TAKEOVER CONFIRMED FOR NUDIE’S HONKY TONK

    04/06/2017

    Following the All-Star Concert Celebration Sing Me Back Home The Music of Merle Haggard at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday, April 6, Nudie’s Honky Tonk is encouraging fans to join them for a Merle Haggard Takeover at 11:30 PM CT featuring performances by Merle’s son Ben Haggard and Merle’s band The Strangers. Read More.

  • : New Spider Monkey Exhibit Now Open

    04/06/2017

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce the opening of its newest exhibit, Spider Monkey: Treetop Passage, graciously funded by Dottie Frist. Read More.

  • : Chinese Lantern Festival Comes to The Fairgrounds Nashville May 12 – June 11

    04/05/2017

    The Fairgrounds Nashville will bring a world-class Chinese lantern festival to Music City in May. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Presents Nashville Artist Vadis Turner’s First Monographic Museum Exhibition

    04/05/2017

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is proud to present Nashville-born artist Vadis Turner’s first monographic museum exhibition, Vadis Turner: Tempest, on view in the Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery from May 26 through September 10, 2017. Read More.

  • : PATSY CLINE’S DAUGHTER JULIE FUDGE TO GREET FANS AT PATSY CLINE MUSEUM OPENING ON FRIDAY, APRIL 7

    04/05/2017

    Patsy Cline fans will have a special opportunity to meet Patsy’s daughter Julie Fudge at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Patsy Cline Museum on Friday, April 7 at 11 AM CT. Read More.

  • : Broadway’s hilarious new smash, ‘Something Rotten!’ makes Nashville debut June 27- July 2

    04/04/2017

    Tickets on sale Friday, April 7, at 10 a.m. Read More.

  • : PEG LEG PORKER RELEASES PREMIUM 12-YEAR OLD TENNESSEE BOURBON WHISKEY

    04/04/2017

    Veteran Pitmaster Carey Bringle, otherwise known as the Peg Leg Porker, announced today the release of a premium, 12-year old Peg Leg Porker Tennessee Straight Bourbon Whiskey. Read more.

  • : Chris Young to Headline July 4 Concert in Nashville

    04/04/2017

    GRAMMY-nominated country artist Chris Young will headline Nashville’s July 4 celebration (#NashvilleJuly4), which will take place near Riverfront Park with a stage on Broadway, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read More.

  • : The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes comes to TPAC for one-night engagement June 24

    04/04/2017

    Fans of the legendary film “The Princess Bride” have the chance to attend an exclusive screening and a moderated Q&A with Westley himself when The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes stops in Nashville for a one-night-only engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on June 24. Read More.

  • : M.L.Rose Craft Beer & Burgers set to expand

    04/04/2017

    The neighborhood bar is headed for Capitol View, a $750 million, 32-acre mixed-use district spanning seven blocks at the intersection of I-40/Charlotte Avenue and 11th Avenue North near downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • : Explore Robotics, Programming with the Experts

    04/04/2017

    Adventure Science Center to celebrate National Robotics Week with special activities, demonstrations on Saturday, April 15. Read More.

  • : Nashville Ballet Takes Its Next Step with Bold 2017-2018 Performance Season

    03/31/2017

    Nashville Ballet steps into its future with a bold 2017-2018 performance season that showcases the full spectrum of the art, from the pinnacle of classical ballet to fearless contemporary works. Read More.

  • : Amy Grant, Martha R. Ingram to be Inducted into Music City Walk of Fame

    03/30/2017

    GRAMMY-winning artist Amy Grant and renowned Nashville philanthropist Martha R. Ingram will receive stars on the Music City Walk of Fame during an induction ceremony on April 27, 2017 at 1 p.m. in Walk of Fame Park, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : Learn What Makes Electronics Tick in NEW Electronics Discovery Workshop

    03/30/2017

    From circuit boards to motors, there’s much to learn about what makes toys tick and Adventure Science Center is thrilled to announce a new program that does just that – Second Sunday Toy Hack. Read More.

  • : “The Yanks are Coming!” Tennesseans in World War I

    03/30/2017

    Exhibition opens at State Museum on the 100th Anniversary of America’s entry into WWI. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS AND EXPRESS TO #BATTLEFORTHEBOOT AS HONKY TONKS AND DANCE HALLS

    03/30/2017

    The Nashville Sounds and Round Rock Express have announced a two-game home-and-home series to #BattleForTheBoot during the 2017 season. Read More.

  • : NINTH ANNUAL PLANT SALE HELPS CHEEKWOOD’S GARDENS GROW

    03/29/2017

    Hosted by the Garden Club of Nashville, the annual plant sale is taking place on Saturday, April 1, and offers an extraordinary variety of wildflower treasures perfect for local gardens. Read More.

  • : 2rd Annual Celebrating eARTh 2017 Art Show Opens April 8 Exhibit Showcases Art Made from Recycled & Reused Materials

    03/29/2017

    Celebrating eARTh 2017, Turnip Green Creative Reuse’s (TGCR) second annual art exhibit celebrating Earth Day and creative reuse, takes place at TGCR’s Green Gallery on April 8, 2017 from 7-10 p.m. at 945 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206. Read More.

  • : MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE JOINS CELEBRATION OF PATSY CLINE MUSEUM OPENING WITH DEBUT OF ITS PATSY CLINE FIGURE

    03/28/2017

    Madame Tussauds Nashville, opening April 14, is teaming up with the Patsy Cline Museum to celebrate the museum’s opening on April 7 in downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • : Spring Gardening Classes at Nashville Zoo begin April 1

    03/28/2017

    Nashville Zoo and the Davidson County Master Gardeners are hosting gardening classes on Saturdays this April. Read More.

  • : Singer-Songwrriter Jessi Colter to Discuss New Book and Album at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

    03/28/2017

    Program will Cover Musical Career, New Album and New Book. Read More.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Celebrates 50th Anniversary, Rolls Back Admission Price to $1.50 on April 1, 2017

    03/27/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will celebrate its 50th anniversary on April 1, 2017, with a full day of festivities for museum visitors. Read More.

  • : Off-Broadway’s "Dixie's Tupperware Party” starring Dixie Longate returns to Nashville for limited engagement June 13-18 at TPAC

    03/27/2017

    Your favorite Tupperware lady Dixie Longate brings her smash hit show, “Dixie's Tupperware Party,” back to Nashville with a strictly limited seven-show engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Johnson Theater on June 13-18. Read More.

  • : Join the comic book battle of the ages at next Way Late Play Date

    03/27/2017

    Adventure Science Center’s next adults-only event set for April 27. Read More.

  • : Darius Rucker Comes to Life at Madame Tussauds Nashville with Ground Breaking New Figure

    03/24/2017

    Seasoned superstar debuts his new figure featuring state of the art projection technology. Read More.

  • : PUCKETT’S AND SECOND HARVEST TEAM UP TO FIGHT HUNGER IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE

    03/24/2017

    ‘Funds 4 Food’ Project to Raise Money for Local Food Bank Throughout April. Read More.

  • : Nashville Ballet Makes Debut Appearance at Historic Kennedy Center with The Ben Folds Project

    03/23/2017

    Public Invited to Open House to Watch The Ben Folds Project Rehearsal on April 6. Read More.

  • : Celebrated Exhibition State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art at Nashville’s Frist Center

    03/23/2017

    State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, a momentous survey of art from across the United States, will be on view at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts from May 26 through September 10, 2017. Read More.

  • : Legendary Songwriter Jimmy Webb to Be Featured in Poets and Prophets Series at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on April 29

    03/23/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will feature Grammy-winning songwriter Jimmy Webb in the next installment of the special series Poets and Prophets. Read More.

  • : GRAMMY® Award-Winning Trio The Band Perry to Headline the St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & ½ Marathon

    03/22/2017

    Toyota Rock ‘n’ Roll Concert Series will take place following the St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon & ½ Marathon on Saturday, April 29 at Ascend Amphitheater at 7:00 p.m. Read More.

  • : INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONS CUP PRESENTED BY HEINEKEN ANNOUNCES MANCHESTER CITY F.C. AND TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR F.C. TO SQUARE OFF ON SATURDAY, JULY 29 AT NISSAN STADIUM

    03/21/2017

    Relevent Sports, a division of RSE Ventures, today announced that English Premier League powers Manchester City F.C. and Tottenham Hotspur F.C. will face off at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee on Saturday, July 29 as part of the 2017 International Champions Cup presented by Heineken. The match is set to kick off at 5:00PM CT on ESPN2. Read more.

  • : Easter Bunny Hops into CoolSprings Galleria

    03/21/2017

    Beginning Saturday, March 25, kids of all ages are invited to have their photo snapped with the Bunny at CoolSprings Galleria in Center Court. Read More.

  • : Celebrate Independence Day the Adventure Science Center Way

    03/21/2017

    On Tuesday, July 4, Adventure Science Center will hold its annual 4th of July celebration featuring exciting hands-on science activities, incredible live science demonstrations, laser shows in the Sudekum Planetarium, and a chance to see the spectacular downtown Nashville fireworks display from the lawn with a live sound feed of the Nashville Symphony’s accompaniment. Read More.

  • : Pattern Recognition: Art and Music Videos in Middle Tennessee Explores Expressive Potential of Digital Media

    03/21/2017

    The exhibition will be on view in the Conte Community Arts Gallery, which is free to the public, from April 29 through October 8, 2017. Read More.

  • : The Zombies bring 50th Anniversary celebration of ‘Odessey and Oracle’ to Nashville on April 9

    03/17/2017

    Experience a live performance of “Odessey and Oracle” by British pop group The Zombies when they perform the album in its entirety at a one-night-only engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on April 9. Read More.

  • : Zoo Hosts Cub Scout Campout

    03/16/2017

    The Nashville Zoo's Naturally Wild Cub Scout Campout is set for April 1-2. Read More.

  • : Adventure Science Center Offering Discounts on Memberships to Celebrate Five New Permanent Exhibits, New Programs and New Spaces

    03/16/2017

    $10 OFF all memberships now through April 9. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD KICKS OFF ITS FESTIVAL OF BLOOMS

    03/16/2017

    Weekend Lineup includes Chef Maneet Chauhan, the Beer Garden, Jazz Music, more. Read More.

  • : Musicians Corner Announces Band Together: Classic Songs From Music City on Saturday, March 18 at City Winery

    03/15/2017

    Musicians Corner, a program of The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park, will present Band Together: Classic Songs From Music City at City Winery Nashville on Saturday, March 18. Read More.

  • : Join Nashville Zoo for Egg Hunts on April 15

    03/15/2017

    The spring festival that boasts the largest egg hunt in town is set for Saturday, April 15, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Read More.

  • : A. MARSHALL FAMILY FOODS NAMES NEW DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE STEAKHOUSE CONCEPT

    03/15/2017

    Restaurant Group Seeking Executive Chef With Passion, Innovation To Create Menus For Diverse Market. Read More.

  • : SWEET DREAMS COME TRUE FOR MUSIC CITY WITH THE OPENING OF THE PATSY CLINE MUSEUM

    03/15/2017

    The Patsy Cline Museum opening on Friday, April 7 will add another attraction to the “must-see” list for the city’s tourists and locals paying homage to the personal and professional life of the icon. Read More.

  • : SOUNDS TO HOST SECOND ANNUAL “BIG GUITAR BREWFEST” MAY 20th

    03/15/2017

    Over 50 Local and Craft Breweries to be Featured in Annual Event. Read More.

  • : JOURNEYS GROUP FITS 850 COLE ELEMENTARY STUDENTS WITH FREE SHOES

    03/14/2017

    500 Journeys Group employees participate in day of service at nine local non-profit organizations. Read More.

  • : NEW SYLVAN PARK RESTAURANT OPENS EARLY APRIL

    03/14/2017

    April 4 marks first day for public to get a taste of answer’s inspired neighborhood restaurant. Read More.

  • : McCRARY SISTERS RETURN FOR SECOND ANNUAL EASTER BRUNCH AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM SUNDAY, APRIL 16, 2017

    03/13/2017

    The McCrary Sisters will return to headline a morning of soulful music and scrumptious food. Read More.

  • : Make Your Ancestor Part of the New Tennessee State Museum

    03/13/2017

    The Tennessee State Museum is seeking family photographs of Tennesseans who fought during the Civil War. Read More.

  • : DOWNTON ABBEY® COSTUME EXHIBITION TO OPEN AT CHEEKWOOD

    03/13/2017

    Cheekwood is proud to announce that it will host Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times June 17 through Sept. 10. Read More.

  • : CHAFFIN’S BARN, a dinner theatre, presents THE NERD, a comedy by Larry Shue

    03/10/2017

    Chaffin’s Barn is excited about the Next 50 Years and our 2017 season filled with new surprises. Come experience the delicious additions to our sumptuous buffet including Prime Rib and our house favorite “Swamp Soup!” Read More.

  • : FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES HOTEL TO OPEN IN NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE WITH INNOVATIVE NEXT GENERATION DESIGN AND DÉCOR

    03/09/2017

    Hotel features intuitive, flexible design and warm, natural décor. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS BOOKS 2 AND 3 OF THE ACCLAIMED LIVE-ACTION GRAPHIC NOVEL SERIES THE INTERGALACTIC NEMESIS, APRIL 28 & 29

    03/09/2017

    All-Ages Performances Feature Actors, a Foley Artist and Live Music While 1,000+ Full-Color Comic-Book Images Blast from the Screen. Read More.

  • : REBA MCENTIRE DEBUTS WAX FIGURE FOR MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE

    03/09/2017

    Iconic Entertainer Reveals Fan-Voted Figure on Stage at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Read More.

  • : CRYSTAL WAGNER SETTLES IN AS CHEEKWOOD’S 2017 MARTIN SHALLENBERGER ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

    03/09/2017

    For the month of March, Wagner will be working onsite, transforming Cheekwood’s Frist Learning Center Courtyard Gallery with one of her large-scale and site-specific installations. Read More.

  • : MORE GREAT NEWS FROM BNA: ALASKA AIRLINES TO BEGIN DAILY SERVICE TO SAN FRANCISCO

    03/09/2017

    Showcasing the continued strength of the Middle Tennessee market, Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announced Alaska Airlines will begin daily nonstop service to San Francisco. Read More.

  • : THE LOVELESS CAFE ENCOURAGES FAMILIES TO RECONNECT AROUND THE TABLE WITH NEW HEAT N’ EAT SIDES

    03/09/2017

    Heat n’ Eat Hashbrown Casserole offers Homemade Southern Cooking without the Fuss. Read More.

  • : Music City Motorcycle Rally

    03/09/2017

    Music City Motorcycle Rally is proud to announce this first annual event during the 4th of July holiday weekend. Read More.

  • : Get a Breath of Fresh Air in Adventure Science Center’s NEW Galactic Gardens

    03/09/2017

    Special activities to highlight new outdoor learning space at public opening on March 18. Read More.

  • : CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY APPROVES THE JOSEPH HOTEL ROOM-BLOCK AGREEMENT

    03/09/2017

    The Convention Center Authority voted unanimously this morning to approve a room-block agreement with The Joseph Nashville. Read More.

  • : Nashville Film Festival Announces Competition Features For 2017 Festival

    03/09/2017

    Selections Include Twelve Films Making US, North American or World Premieres. Read More.

  • : PAIRINGS: NASHVILLE’S ULTIMATE WINE & FOOD WEEKEND RAISES OVER $370,000

    03/09/2017

    Proceeds of Nashville Wine Auction’s Sold Out Fundraiser Benefit Local Cancer Charities. Read More.

  • : Nashville Film Festival Announces Music Films/Music City Selection

    03/08/2017

    Nashville Film Festival announces the first nine titles selected for the 2017 festival (April 20-29). Read More.

  • : RED BULL FLUGTAG ANNOUNCES RETURN FLIGHT TO NASHVILLE’S RIVERFRONT PARK THIS SEPTEMBER

    03/08/2017

    Now through June 2 teams can apply to build and fly their homemade craft along the banks of the Cumberland River. Read More.

  • : Gold Cup group-stage matchups, schedule unveiled

    03/07/2017

    CONCACAF announced Tuesday the group-stage matches and complete schedule for the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup, which will be played throughout July in 14 venues across the United States. Read More.

  • : The Hermitage Launches New Programming For Jackson’s 250th Birthday

    03/07/2017

    Weeklong Celebration Includes Half-Price Admission March 15. Read More.

  • : Blake Shelton Wax Figure Revealed on “TODAY” Show in Celebration of “The Voice” Premiere

    03/02/2017

    Country superstar’s first wax figure appears on TODAY show. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo & Smithsonian Make History With Birth of Clouded Leopard

    03/02/2017

    Nashville Zoo and the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute are pleased to announce the birth of a male clouded leopard on March 1, 2017. Read More.

  • : SAVOR NASHVILLE CELEBRITY CHEF DINNER BENEFITING THE JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AND MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE

    03/02/2017

    Tickets are now available for Music City’s most talked about culinary event, Savor Nashville Celebrity Chef Dinner, benefiting the James Beard Award Foundation and Make-A-Wish of Middle Tennessee. Read More.

  • : Enjoy ‘A Taste of Saturn’, rock out to laser shows, find inner peace at Adventure Science Center this March

    03/02/2017

    A list of several upcoming events in the Sudekum Planetarium. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES CHEEKWOOD IN BLOOM SCHEDULE

    03/01/2017

    Newly-Added Programming Includes Weekend Beer Garden and Live Jazz Music. Read More.

  • : Nashville Lands All-New Home + Remodeling Show

    03/01/2017

    The inaugural event will feature Listed Sisters, Troy Dean Shafer, Tiny Home Village and more at Music City Center. Read More.

  • : Adventure Science Center’s MAD Bash fundraiser this Saturday

    02/28/2017

    Signature fundraiser to feature wickedly-infused cocktails, delectable taste pairings, and the “sense-ational” Science of Taste on March 4. Read More.

  • : Cuban music group Tiempo Libre brings joyful music to Nashville on April 5

    02/28/2017

    Tickets on sale now at TPAC.org. Read More.

  • : Nashville International Women’s Day March 8

    02/28/2017

    Nashville International Women’s Day, in partnership with OZ Arts Nashville, will bring performing artists and activists together March 8th to celebrate women and diversity in our city. Read More.

  • : Lucky Ladd Farms Farm Tours

    02/28/2017

    Starting this Spring, Lucky Ladd Farms will begin offering “Farm Tours” to bus groups visiting the Nashville area. Read more.

  • : The Fisk Jubilee Singers® to headline the Ryman Auditorium in celebration of the Ryman’s 125th Anniversary

    02/27/2017

    Special guests include Rodney Atkins, The Fairfield Four, Lee Ann Womack, Rod McGaha, Ruby Amanfu, Anthony David, and MarQo Patton. Read More.

  • : Memory Fragments: The Art of Pre-Columbian West Mexico exhibit at The Parthenon Museum

    02/27/2017

    The Parthenon Museum presents an exhibit of its Pre-Columbian collection donated to the museum in the late 1970s. Read More.

  • : Broadway's newest smash hit 'Beautiful - The Carole King Musical' makes Nashville debut May 23-28

    02/27/2017

    Tickets on sale Friday, March 3, at 10 a.m. Read More.

  • : DADA AND THE CONTINUING ALLURE OF ANTI-ART

    02/24/2017

    The Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery has partnered with Vanderbilt’s W. T. Bandy Center for Baudelaire and Modern French Studies to present THE DADA EFFECT: AN ANTI-AESTHETIC AND ITS INFLUENCE. Read More.

  • : TANSUO, A NEW RESTAURANT FROM CHEF MANEET CHAUHAN AND CHEF CHRIS CHEUNG, SET TO OPEN TO THE PUBLIC ON MONDAY, MARCH 13

    02/24/2017

    The Chinese Restaurant, the Second from Morph Hospitality Group, Will Open for Dinner This March. Read More.

  • : LIGHTNING 100'S 5TH ANNUAL SPRING BLOCK PARTY AT MARATHON VILLAGE TO TAKE PLACE SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017

    02/24/2017

    PERFORMANCES FROM THE DELTA SAINTS, WAKER, LUTHI, OKEY DOKEY, LISTER BROTHERS AND MR. STEVE. Read More.

  • : NEW EXHIBIT AMERICAN CURRENTS (THE MUSIC OF 2016) TO OPEN AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM MARCH 17

    02/23/2017

    Exhibit to Feature Artifacts from Jason Aldean, Kelsea Ballerini, Brett Eldredge, Florida Georgia Line, Natalie Hemby, Miranda Lambert, William Michael Morgan, Maren Morris, Dolly Parton, Margo Price, Chris and Morgane Stapleton and More. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM INTRODUCES WEEKLY SERIES MUSICIAN SPOTLIGHT

    02/23/2017

    Series Includes Performances by Eddie Bayers, Stuart Duncan, Steve Gibson, Charlie McCoy, Joe Robinson, Wanda Vick, and Others. Read More.

  • : PARTY FOWL ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR SECOND LOCATION IN DONELSON

    02/22/2017

    Nashville hot chicken favorite expansion to new location on Lebanon Pike slated for Spring 2018. Read More.

  • : Songwriter Mike Reid to Be Featured in Poets and Prophets Series at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

    02/22/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will feature Grammy-winning songwriter Mike Reid in the latest installment of the museum’s special series Poets and Prophets on Saturday, March 4, at 2:00 p.m. in the museum’s Ford Theater. Read More.

  • : Fifth Masai Giraffe Born at Nashville Zoo

    02/21/2017

    Nashville Zoo is proud to announce the birth of a male Masai giraffe. Read More.

  • : POIESIS, the Vanderbilt Divinity School art collective, Presents New Show RECLAIM: ______.

    02/21/2017

    The opening takes place March 11, 2017 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 945 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206 as part of the East Side Stumble. Read More.

  • : HAYNES GALLERIES PRESENTS “THE REAL WORLD” FOR ITS FRANKLIN DEBUT

    02/21/2017

    “The Real World” opens March 1 in Franklin, Tennessee and continues until May 27. Read More.

  • : Nashville Gears Up for Country Radio Seminar 2017

    02/21/2017

    Country Radio Personnel Descend on Nashville for Entertainment, Networking, Education and more. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES 2017 EXHIBITION LINEUP

    02/21/2017

    Exhibition Lineup Highlighted by Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times. Read More.

  • : Tickets for the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup Go On-sale Tomorrow February 22

    02/21/2017

    Fans encouraged to purchase tickets early at www.GoldCup.org to ensure best seats. Read More.

  • : IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE HOSTS WATCH PARTY FOR FIRST LEG OF $1 MILLION CHALLENGE

    02/21/2017

    Bloody Marys, Mimosas and Horse Racing: Public Invited to Watch TVV-Iroquois Cheltenham Challenge Race Live from the UK. Read More.

  • : Ballet Honors Nashville’s Historically Diverse Musical Heritage

    02/21/2017

    Annual Gala on March 4th, 2017 Features Live Music and Original Dance. Read More.

  • : PAIRINGS AUCTION CATALOG AND SATURDAY DINNER MENU REVEALED

    02/17/2017

    Nashville Wine Auction is excited to reveal the auction catalog and Saturday night menu for Pairings: Nashville’s Ultimate Wine and Food Weekend, which will be held from February 23-25, 2017. Read More.

  • : 15th Annual Engineering Day showcases local engineers and their current projects, offers insight into engineering careers

    02/16/2017

    Adventure Science Center engineering-themed event to be held on Saturday, Feb. 25. Read More.

  • : Gray & Dudley to Open Spring 2017 at 21c Museum Hotel Nashville

    02/16/2017

    Executive Chef Levon Wallace to helm restaurant in historic Nashville building. Read More.

  • : DELTA AIR LINES TO BEGIN TWICE DAILY SERVICE TO RALEIGH-DURHAM

    02/14/2017

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announced Delta Air Lines will begin twice daily nonstop service to Raleigh, N.C. Tickets are on sale now, and service begins June 12, 2017. Read More.

  • : IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE PREPS FOR NASHVILLE SPRING TRADITION’S 76TH YEAR

    02/14/2017

    Time-Honored Sporting Event Set for May 13 With New Attractions, Ticket Options. Read More.

  • : CONCACAF Gold Cup 2017 Quarterfinal and Semifinal Venues Announced; Copa Centroamericana Champion Honduras to Headline Group A

    02/14/2017

    Tickets go on sale to general public February 22. Read More.

  • : “NASHVILLE” TV SHOW FAVORITES TO SING THEIR WAY TO MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE

    02/14/2017

    Rayna Jaymes and Deacon Claybourne Set to Take the Stage at Brand New Wax Attraction in Show’s Hometown. Read More.

  • : MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE ADDS THREE POP SUPERSTARS TO ITS SQUAD IN CELEBRATION OF GALENTINE’S DAY

    02/13/2017

    World-Famous Wax Attraction Celebrates Girl Power Holiday by Announcing Katy Perry, Rihanna and Miley Cyrus Figures Alongside Galentine’s Day Playlist. Read More.

  • : Medicinal vs. Poisonous Plants to be highlighted at Wicked Plants Celebration on Saturday

    02/13/2017

    Tennessee Center for Botanical Medicine Research, Tennessee Poison Center to provide expert knowledge at Adventure Science Center. Read More.

  • : When School is Out, ScienceQuest Camp is in Session

    02/10/2017

    Registration now open for Adventure Science Center spring, summer break camps. Read More.

  • : Romance in the Stars, laser shows and more this February at Adventure Science Center

    02/08/2017

    February is chock-full of events in Adventure Science Center’s Sudekum Planetarium for astronomy enthusiasts of all ages to enjoy! Read More.

  • : PUCKETT’S GRO. & RESTAURANT SETS OPENING DATE IN MURFREESBORO

    02/07/2017

    Fifth Location of Popular Eatery Opens After Much Anticipation, Announces Management Team. Read More.

  • : Tantalize Your Taste Buds at Adventure Science Center’s MAD Bash

    02/07/2017

    Signature fundraiser to feature electrifying cocktails, infused pairings, and the "sense-ational" Science of Taste on March 4. Read More.

  • : Legendary Musician Jim Horn to Be Featured in Nashville Cats Series at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

    02/07/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will feature world-renowned saxophone and woodwinds session player Jim Horn in the latest installment of the museum’s special series Nashville Cats on Saturday, February 25, at 2:00 p.m. in the museum’s Ford Theater. Read More.

  • : State Museum Commission Announces New Executive Director of the Tennessee State Museum

    02/07/2017

    Tennessee native chosen to lead during construction of new museum. Read More.

  • : BAVARIAN BIERHAUS CELEBRATION AT OPRY MILLS FEB. 17

    02/07/2017

    Keg-tapping brings Munich culture to Music City ahead of Bavarian Bierhaus opening. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Second Annual Great Backyard Bird Count Event

    02/06/2017

    Nashville Zoo will be hosting a program on Feb. 12 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Gallery of the Zoo’s Croft Center for those interested in learning more about the Great Backyard Bird Count. Read More.

  • : Local girls to connect with professional STEM women, gain insight into future careers

    02/06/2017

    Adventure Science Center’s 15th annual TWISTER conference is set for Saturday, Feb. 11. Read More.

  • : Visual Artist, Samantha Zaruba New Show All My Vinyl Dreams, Opens February 11, 2017 in The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse

    02/06/2017

    The opening takes place February 11, 2017 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 945 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206 in conjunction with the East Side Stumble. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Second Annual Teddy Bear Clinic presented by Swauger Pediatric Dentistry

    02/02/2017

    Children are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal friend to Nashville Zoo’s second annual Teddy Bear Clinic on Feb. 11 in the Zoo’s Croft Center Gallery. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Welcomes Tibetan Buddhist Monks to Construct a Mandala Sand Painting in Conjunction with the Exhibition Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea

    02/02/2017

    The opening ceremony is on February 10 at 1:30 p.m. and will feature music, chanting, and dance that purifies the space for the creation of the mandala. Read More.

  • : JAZZ GREATS TO APPEAR AT BRAND NEW MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE

    02/02/2017

    Music City’s Incoming Wax Attraction Adds Vocalists Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald and Legendary Trumpeter Louis Armstrong to its Line-up. Read More.

  • : Nashville’s Music City Irish Fest is your city-wide celebration of all things Irish for the whole St. Patrick’s Day season!

    01/31/2017

    Music City Irish Fest (MCIF) is Nashville’s 17 day festival with a city-wide calendar of exciting cultural events, including concerts by some of Ireland’s most celebrated bands, Irish dance shows by local award-winning dancers, an Irish film festival, heritage and genealogy events, and more. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO HOST WRITERS’ ROUND: THE SONGS OF BRAD PAISLEY SATURDAY, FEB. 18

    01/31/2017

    Hit songwriters Chris DuBois, Ashley Gorley, Kelley Lovelace and Lee Thomas Miller will be part of a special program, Writers’ Round: The Songs of Brad Paisley, at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Saturday, Feb. 18, at 2:00 p.m. in the museum’s Ford Theater. Read More.

  • : Nashville Symphony Rolls Out Lineup for 2017/18 Season

    01/31/2017

    The Nashville Symphony has announced the lineup for its 2017/18 season, which kicks off in September and boasts more than 100 concerts featuring Music City’s 83-member orchestra. Read More.

  • : TIN PAN SOUTH 2017 TOPS 100 SHOWS

    01/31/2017

    Venues announced for Tin Pan South 25th Anniversary. Read More.

  • : The Hermitage Celebrates Black History Month With Free Educational Programs

    01/30/2017

    Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage is partnering with other local and national groups to celebrate Black History Month this February. Read More.

  • : WESTJET TO BEGIN NONSTOP SERVICE TO CALGARY

    01/30/2017

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announced WestJet will begin twice weekly nonstop service to Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Tickets are on sale now, and service begins May 4, 2017. Read More.

  • : Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ to make a splash in Nashville Aug. 1-6 at TPAC

    01/30/2017

    Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” brings the beloved fairy tale to life on stage this summer with a limited, one-week engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Aug. 1-6. Read More.

  • : Nashville Fashion Alliance Releases Economic Impact Survey

    01/26/2017

    Area Fashion Businesses Projected to Contribute $9.5 Billion & 25,000 Jobs by 2025. Read More.

  • : Record Number 13.9 Million Visitors Came to Nashville in 2016

    01/26/2017

    A record 13.9 million visitors came to the Nashville area in 2016, an increase over the previous record of 13.5 million set in 2015, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read More.

  • : TRACI THOMAS TO BE HONORED AT THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM’S TENTH ANNUAL LOUISE SCRUGGS MEMORIAL FORUM

    01/26/2017

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will honor Traci Thomas in the tenth annual Louise Scruggs Memorial Forum on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in the museum’s Ford Theater. Read More.

  • : Time Travelers unite at Adventure Science Center’s next adults-only event

    01/26/2017

    Explore time travel across multiple franchises at Way Late Play Date on Feb. 2. Read More.

  • : The Tennessee State Museum presents The History of North Nashville: Building a Community at the February 15 Lunch & Learn

    01/26/2017

    Bring your lunch to the State Museum on Wednesday, February 15, at 12:15 p.m., for a free Lunch & Learn program presented by Dr. Learotha Williams, Associate Professor of African American and Public History at Tennessee State University. Read More.

  • : RYMAN HOSPITALITY PROPERTIES ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR LUXURY WATERPARK AT GAYLORD OPRYLAND RESORT & CONVENTION CENTER

    01/25/2017

    Project Expected to Generate 1,287 Full-Time Equivalent Construction Jobs and 699 Full-Time Equivalent Permanent Jobs Upon Opening. Read More.

  • : Special effects artists from Syfy’s ‘Face Off’ return to TPAC for makeup workshop March 4

    01/24/2017

    Hosted by artist Rick Prince, workshop features demonstrations by Rashaad Santiago, Chloe Sens, and Tate Steinsiek. Read More.

  • : GRAMMY® Nominee Kelsea Ballerini Named Featured Entertainer for 2017 Symphony Fashion Show

    01/23/2017

    Best New Artist GRAMMY® nominee and Black River recording artist Kelsea Ballerini will be the featured entertainer for the 2017 Symphony Fashion Show, taking place on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Read More.

  • : New 'Yoga Under the Stars' program at Adventure Science Center's Sudekum Planetarium

    01/23/2017

    May the “Zen” be with you at first yoga session on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 9 a.m. Read More.

  • : Airport Authority Breaks Ground on BNA Vision

    01/23/2017

    'Parking and Transportation Center' First Major Project of Airport Growth and Expansion Plan. Read More.

  • : Grammy-Winning Producer Dave Cobb to Be Featured in Music Masters Series at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

    01/23/2017

    Academy of Country Music Producer of the Year Dave Cobb will be featured in the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s special series Music Masters on Saturday, January 28, at 2:00 p. m. in the museum’s Ford Theater. Read More.

  • : THE AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION℠ AND UNION STATION HOTEL NASHVILLE TO HOST RODNEY CROWELL FOR SPECIAL RIFFS ON THE RAILS, JANUARY 25

    01/20/2017

    Legendary singer/songwriter to introduce new album Close Ties during complimentary event. Read More.

  • : Adventure Science Center to Unveil New Imagination Playground™ Play Equipment System

    01/19/2017

    Adventure Science Center unveils its new Imagination Playground™. The innovative play equipment was provided by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation and national non-profit KaBOOM! Read More.

  • : COCHON555 RELEASES 2017 NASHVILLE CHEFS LINEUP

    01/19/2017

    UNION STATION HOTEL TO HOST NATIONAL TOUR SUPPORTING HERITAGE BREED PIGS WITH 5 CHEFS, 5 PIGS, 5 WINEMAKERS, 5 SOMMS, 5 BARKEEPS, AND...MUCH MORE. Read More.

  • : First Retrospective in 20 Years of Master Photographer Irving Penn Opens February 24 at Nashville’s Frist Center

    01/19/2017

    The first retrospective of his work in 20 years, Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty conveys the extraordinary breadth and legacy of the American artist and will be on view at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts from February 24 to May 29, 2017. Read More.

  • : Music City Roots, War Memorial Auditorium partner for big band concert on Feb. 11

    01/19/2017

    Valentine’s Day-themed show features Darrell Scott, Elizabeth Cook, John Cowan and The McCrary Sisters backed by 20-piece Nashville Jazz Orchestra. Read More.

  • : IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF 2017 FEATURED ARTIST

    01/18/2017

    Debbie Sampson to Create Oil Painting to Commemorate 76th Iroquois Steeplechase. Read More.

  • : NEW AIRLINE CHECK-IN SERVICE LAUNCHES AT NASHVILLE’S HUTTON HOTEL

    01/18/2017

    Bags® launches baggage service, allows hotel guests and area residents to travel to airport luggage-free. Read More.

  • : KIMPTON AERTSON HOTEL NOW BOOKING RESERVATIONS FOR JULY 2017

    01/18/2017

    Beginning today, Kimpton Aertson Hotel has opened rooms, groups, meetings and events reservations for guests looking to travel to Nashville for dates July 17 and beyond. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE WINE AUCTION ANNOUNCES FULL THREE DAY SCHEDULE FOR PAIRINGS: NASHVILLE’S ULTIMATE WINE AND FOOD WEEKEND

    01/18/2017

    Nashville Wine Auction is excited to announce the full schedule for Pairings: Nashville’s Ultimate Wine and Food Weekend, which will take place on February 23-25, 2017. Read More.

  • : Nashville Ballet Reprises Smash-hit Johnny Cash Ballet by Popular Demand

    01/17/2017

    Nashville Ballet’s smash-hit Johnny Cash ballet returns by popular demand this Valentine’s Day with Sugar + The Hi-Lows to pay tribute to The Man in Black’s iconic life and legacy. Read More.

  • : Trey Parker’s catchy ‘Cannibal! The Musical’ comes to Nashville for limited engagement March 24-26

    01/17/2017

    Tickets on sale Jan. 20, at 10 a.m. at TPAC.org. Read More.

  • : LITTLE OCTOPUS FINDS PERMANENT HOME IN THE GULCH

    01/17/2017

    Local pop-up Little Octopus opens in its new location on January 21st at 505 12th Avenue South in The Gulch. Read More.

  • : The James M. Cowan Collection

    01/14/2017

    The Parthenon is pleased to announce a new exhibition featuring all 63 paintings donated by James M. Cowan in the late 1920s. Read more.

  • : DELTA AIR LINES TO BEGIN NONSTOP SERVICE TO SEATTLE

    01/13/2017

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announced Delta Air Lines will begin daily nonstop service to Seattle. Tickets go on sale Jan. 14, and service begins May 26, 2017. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES 2017 EXHIBITIONS

    01/13/2017

    Schedule Will Feature Jason Aldean, Loretta Lynn, Shania Twain, and Country Music Couple Faith Hill and Tim McGraw. Read More.

  • : New Projection System Coming to Sudekum Planetarium in Preparation for Eclipse Premiere

    01/13/2017

    Planetarium will go dark during projector installation January 17-20. Read More.

  • : Original, Fulldome Eclipse Planetarium Show Premiering at Adventure Science Center’s Sudekum Planetarium

    01/11/2017

    New production premieres at exclusive, black-tie event on Friday, Jan. 20. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT PASSENGER TRAFFIC UP 11 PERCENT IN 2016

    01/11/2017

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 12.9 million passengers in 2016, setting a new all-time passenger record for the calendar year. Read more.

  • : SOUTHWEST AIRLINES TO BEGIN NONSTOP SERVICE TO MINNEAPOLIS

    01/10/2017

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announced Southwest Airlines will begin daily nonstop service to Minneapolis and will add an additional flight to Dallas (5x daily), San Antonio (3x daily) and St. Louis (3x daily). Read More.

  • : Announcing the Top 10 Student Destinations of 2017

    01/10/2017

    Despite what’s happening in the world, students are traveling and the Student & Youth Travel Association (SYTA) knows where they are going. Read More.

  • : International Irish dance phenomenon Riverdance returns to Nashville on 20th Anniversary World Tour April 21-23

    01/09/2017

    Tickets on sale Friday, Jan. 13, at 10 a.m. Read More.

  • : Shock-Rock Legend Alice Cooper Brings ‘Spend the Night with Alice Cooper’ Tour to Nashville May 14 at TPAC

    01/09/2017

    Tickets on sale Friday the 13th at 10:00 a.m. Read More.

  • : FIRST NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK OF 2017 KICKS OFF JAN. 16

    01/09/2017

    From Jan. 16 to 22, Nashville Restaurant Week is ringing in the new year with delicious food, inviting locals and visitors alike to enjoy special menus and deals around town. Read More.

  • : Exhibition of Buddhist Art from the Newark Museum Organized Exclusively for Nashville’s Frist Center

    01/05/2017

    Organized by the Newark Museum exclusively for the Frist Center, Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea explores one of the great faiths of the world through paintings and sculptures by Japanese, Korean, and Tibetan artists. Read more.

  • : Free Art and Reuse Lead to Painter’s First Gallery Show Rami Singh Bell’s Re-growth, Opens January 14, 2017 at Turnip Green Creative Reuse’s Green Gallery

    01/05/2017

    Re-Growth takes place at The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse (TGCR) on January 14, 2017, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., at 945 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206. Read More.

  • : CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY APPROVES BUDGET FOR MCC CONCOURSE EXPANSION

    01/05/2017

    MCC concourse expansion plan includes new retail market and registration area. Read More.

  • : Zoo Announces Record Attendance, Carload Sale, and Plans for 2017

    01/04/2017

    Nashville Zoo set a new annual attendance record in 2016 with 894,161 guest visiting. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO ANNOUNCE 2017 EXHIBITIONS NEXT WEEK VIA SOCIAL MEDIA

    01/04/2017

    Beginning Jan. 9 Tune in to the Museum’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, Where a New Exhibit will be Revealed Each Day. Social Media Contest Will Award Four Lucky Winners Lifetime Museum Membership and Flyaway Package to Attend VIP Exhibit Opening. Read More.

  • : Nashville’s Frist Center Presents UK Artist Claire Morgan’s First Solo Exhibition in the United States

    01/03/2017

    For Claire Morgan’s first solo exhibition in the United States, the Frist Center will present recent works exemplifying the internationally acclaimed artist’s ecologically minded artistic practice. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS ALIAS CHAMBER ENSEMBLE’S ANNUAL WINTER CONCERT JANUARY 24, 2017, IN CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

    01/03/2017

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to welcome the GRAMMY-nominated, Nashville-based ALIAS Chamber Ensemble for its first performance at the groundbreaking contemporary arts center, January 24, 2017. Read More.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS ACCLAIMED VISUAL ARTIST HEESEOP YOON’S LARGE-SCALE, SITE-SPECIFIC INSTALLATION HIDE AND SEEK, FEBRUARY 9 – MARCH 18, 2017

    01/03/2017

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to present Hide and Seek, a large-scale work that the groundbreaking contemporary arts center has commissioned visual artist Heeseop Yoon to create. Read More.

  • : Vanderbilt’s Department of Art, the Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery presents MARILYN MURPHY – REALISM SUBVERTED

    01/03/2017

    In honor of Marilyn Murphy, who will retire in 2017 after 37 years of teaching in Vanderbilt’s Department of Art, the Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery presents MARILYN MURPHY – REALISM SUBVERTED. Read More.

  • : “Ultimate Australian Country Music Experience” to be Given Away as Part of Music City Midnight

    12/30/2016

    In a tip to the hat to headliner and Aussie Keith Urban, an “Ultimate Australian Country Music Experience” is being given away as part of the Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville. Read More.

  • : Von Elrod’s Beer Garden & Sausage House is the newest A.Ray Hospitality project; headed for Germantown

    12/29/2016

    Von Elrod's Beer Garden & Sausage House is the name of the newest concept from A.Ray Hospitality, a project between Austin Ray (president/founder) and Jason Brumm (partner/chef). Read More.

  • : AXS TV TO BROADCAST SPECIAL PRESENTATION OF “THE 50th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” JAN. 1

    12/26/2016

    Ring in the New Year with one of 2016’s biggest celebrations when a special encore presentation of “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” airs Sunday, Jan. 1 (8:00 PM/ET) on AXS TV. Read more.

  • : ANDERSON COOPER AND KATHY GRIFFIN RETURN TO CO-HOST CNN’S NEW YEAR’S EVE

    12/22/2016

    Back for their 10th year as co-hosts of CNN’s “New Year’s Eve Live with Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin,” will air on Saturday, Dec. 31, from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. (ET) Read more.

  • : PADDLE UP TN RECEIVES 2016 SMALL BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD

    12/22/2016

    Paddle Up TN has been selected for the 2016 Nashville Small Business Excellence Award in the Sports Clubs classification by the Nashville Small Business Excellence Award Program. Read more.

  • : Canine winners of ‘America’s Got Talent’ The Olate Dogs to perform evening of incredible pet tricks Feb. 3

    12/20/2016

    The Olate family, winners of season seven of “America’s Got Talent,” bring their adorable, twirling and flipping poodle-mix rescue dogs to Nashville for an evening of unbelievable pet tricks at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Feb. 3, 2017. Read more.

  • : Local Company The Escape Game Tops Trip Advisor's List of Escape Rooms in the US

    12/19/2016

    The Escape Game, the #1 Rated "Fun and Games" attraction on TripAdvisor earns a new title topping the list of Room Escape Games in the United States. Read more.

  • : CONCACAF Gold Cup venues, seeded teams announced

    12/19/2016

    CONCACAF unveiled the 14 stadiums in 13 metropolitan areas across the United States that will host the next CONCACAF Gold Cup to be played from July 7-26, 2017. Read more.

  • : St. Luke’s Community House Fundraiser hosted at The Nations Bar and Grill

    12/15/2016

    St. Luke’s Community House, a local organization serving West Nashville’s low income families, seniors and individuals since 1913 is partnering with The Nations Bar and Grill to host a fundraiser Friday, December 16 in conjunction with soft opening events. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM WELCOMES ALL TO FORD COMMUNITY DAY MADE POSSIBLE BY FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND

    12/14/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is pleased to partner with Ford Motor Company Fund for the eighth Ford Community Day. Read more.

  • : Fact Sheet: Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville

    12/14/2016

    The Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville event on Saturday, Dec. 31 will feature a Music Note Drop at midnight, headliner Keith Urban and a multi-genre concert lineup. Read more.

  • : DOLLY PARTON ANNOUNCES AXS TV, RFD, AND THE HEARTLAND NETWORK ADDED AS BROADCAST PARTNERS FOR SMOKY MOUNTAINS RISE TELETHON

    12/13/2016

    Several famous names have been added to the growing list of celebrities set to perform during Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 8 p.m. (EST). Read more.

  • : TN BUSINESSES FORM COALITION TO SUPPORT CONTINUED GROWTH THROUGH NONDISCRIMINATION

    12/13/2016

    Nearly 200 Tennessee businesses and organizations have joined together to launch Tennessee Thrives, a coalition dedicated to promoting an attractive, prosperous and economically vibrant Tennessee. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK RETURNS JANUARY 16-22

    12/13/2016

    Nashville Restaurant Week returns to kick off the new year with a plethora of exciting culinary options around town from January 16-22. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO EXTEND MAJOR EXHIBITION DYLAN, CASH, AND THE NASHVILLE CATS: A NEW MUSIC CITY THROUGH DECEMBER 2017

    12/12/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s critically acclaimed exhibition Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City, originally scheduled to close Dec. 31, 2016, has been extended through Dec. 31, 2017. Read more.

  • : FIREPOT TEA BAR COMING TO 12SOUTH IN 2017

    12/09/2016

    Nashville-based tea company Firepot Nomadic Teas has announced plans to open Firepot Tea Bar in the 12South area of Nashville next year. Read more.

  • : HUTTON HOTEL NAMES KERRI ROACH EXECUTIVE CHEF AT 1808 GRILLE

    12/09/2016

    Hutton Hotel is pleased to announce the appointment of Kerri Roach as the new Executive Chef of 1808 Grille. Read more.

  • : EXECUTIVE CHEF KERRI ROACH’S FIRST MENU AT 1808 GRILLE

    12/09/2016

    Enjoy Christmas dinner at iconic Nashville restaurant 1808 Grille with a festive menu featuring classic holiday flavors. Read more.

  • : RING IN THE 2017 WITH ELEGANT FOUR-COURSE NEW YEAR’S EVE

    12/09/2016

    Music City’s go-to destination for Abruzzese-inspired fine-dining Italian fare, Trattoria Il Mulino, invites guests to an intimate four-course celebration dinner on New Year’s Eve, December 31, between 5pm and 11pm. Read more.

  • : 1 NIGHT. 1 PLACE. 1 TIME.: A HEROES AND FRIENDS TRIBUTE TO RANDY TRAVIS TO BE HELD FEBRUARY 8

    12/08/2016

    On February 8, 2017, the stars will gather for a tribute to one of country music’s finest, Randy Travis. Read more.

  • : PRESS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - PINTS FOR GATLINBURG

    12/08/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works, DET Distributing and Delaware North have teamed-up to raise money for Tennessee’s Helping Hearts; supporting victims of the tragic fires sweeping through the Appalachians. Read more.

  • : IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE LAUNCHES HOLIDAY SALE FOR ONE WEEK ONLY

    12/07/2016

    Following a successful Black Friday promotion last month, patrons will again have the limited-time opportunity to purchase discounted tickets to the 2017 Iroquois Steeplechase from Monday, Dec. 12 until Friday, Dec. 16. Read more.

  • : IROQUOIS ALLIANCE CELEBRATES SEASON WITH CIGAR AND BOURBON TASTING, BENEFIT

    12/06/2016

    In the spirit of the holiday season, the Iroquois Alliance -- an exclusive membership group that works in conjunction with the Iroquois Steeplechase -- will host its annual cigar and bourbon tasting event on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 6 p.m. to benefit the organization’s philanthropic efforts. Read more.

  • : Metro Police to Hold Toy Drive at the Zoo Zoo Admission Tickets Offered for Donated Gifts

    12/05/2016

    Metro Nashville Police Department’s Mounted Patrol Division will collect donated toys for its annual Christmas Basket Program on Saturday, Dec. 10 and Sunday, Dec. 11 at Nashville Zoo. Read more.

  • : FIN & PEARL OPENS MONDAY, DECEMBER 5 IN NASHVILLE

    12/02/2016

    One of Nashville’s top restaurateurs, Tom Morales of TomKats Hospitality, will open his latest project Fin & Pearl on Monday, December 5 in The Gulch neighborhood of Nashville. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Run Run 5K Set For January 21, 2017

    12/01/2016

    Registration is now open for Nashville Zoo's popular 5K Zoo Run Run scheduled for Jan. 21, 2017. Read more.

  • : Endangered Yellow-Blotched Map Turtles Hatch at Nashville Zoo

    11/30/2016

    Nashville Zoo is excited to announce the hatching of four endangered yellow-blotched map turtles. Read more.

  • : Tony Award-winning Best Play ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in The Night-Time’ to make Nashville debut at TPAC April 25-30

    11/30/2016

    The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, the Tony Award-winning play by Simon Stephens adapted from Mark Haddon’s best-selling novel and directed by Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott, makes its Nashville debut at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on April 25-30, 2017. Read more.

  • : NUDIE’S HONKY TONK OPENS EMBELLISHING BROADWAY WITH COSTUMES, ARTIFACTS, FOOD & MUSIC

    11/30/2016

    The world famous Nudie’s Honky Tonk is now open on Broadway in Nashville featuring a three story entertainment complex housing memorabilia, costumes, multiple bars, stages and Southern style comfort food for patrons. Read more.

  • : 63rd annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade presented by Tootsie’s – now double the size – will be held Dec. 3

    11/23/2016

    The 63rd annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade kicks off the holiday season in downtown Nashville on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 9 a.m. Read more.

  • : Arrivals Level Roadway Construction Complete

    11/22/2016

    Construction for the Arrivals level roadway reconfiguration at Nashville International Airport (BNA) is now complete and open. Read more.

  • : HUTTON HOTEL NAMES KERRI ROACH EXECUTIVE CHEF AT 1808 GRILLE

    11/21/2016

    Hutton Hotel is pleased to announce the appointment of Kerri Roach as the new Executive Chef of 1808 Grille. Read more.

  • : PEG LEG PORKER LAUNCHES FEEVER LIQUEUR - CITRUS FLAVORED SHOT SPIRIT

    11/21/2016

    Veteran Pitmaster Carey Bringle, otherwise known as the Peg Leg Porker, announced the launch of his new citrus flavored spirit, Feever today. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Presents

    11/21/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will present a Songwriter Session featuring Grammy-winning recording artist Kristian Bush on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 11:30 a.m. in the museum’s Ford Theater. Read more.

  • : UNION STATION HOTEL PARTNERS WITH NASHVILLE FASHION ALLIANCE FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPING POP-UP ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3

    11/21/2016

    Union Station Hotel Nashville is partnering with the Nashville Fashion Alliance for a Holiday Shopping Pop-up event on December 3 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the hotel’s grand lobby. Read more.

  • : OCTOBER SETS NEW RECORD AS BUSIEST MONTH IN BNA HISTORY

    11/18/2016

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 1,217,173 passengers in October 2016, setting a new record as the busiest month in BNA history. Read more.

  • : #MakeBlackFridayYours at CoolSprings Galleria

    11/18/2016

    CoolSprings Galleria will open its doors at 6am on Black Friday for door busters and great deals from all your favorite retailers. Read more.

  • : Victorian Christmas Tours Offered at Zoo’s Historic Home

    11/17/2016

    Join Nashville Zoo for a traditional Victorian Christmas tour at The Grassmere Historic Home. Read more.

  • : Travis Wall and Break the Floor Productions bring groundbreaking new show ‘After The Curtain’ to Nashville on March 14

    11/17/2016

    Travis Wall and Break the Floor Productions brings the second show by America’s hottest dance company, Travis Wall’s Shaping Sound, to Nashville on one of its earliest tour stops with “After The Curtain” on March 14 at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall. Read more.

  • : CRYSTAL GAYLE TO KICK OFF DECK THE HALL FRIDAY, NOV. 25, AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    11/17/2016

    Crystal Gayle, who was invited Tuesday night to join the Grand Ole Opry in January 2017, will kick off Deck the Hall—a full schedule of holiday activities—at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Friday, Nov. 25. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS ETM: DOUBLE DOWN, FROM RENOWNED TAP DANCER-CHOREOGRAPHER MICHELLE DORRANCE, BESSIE AWARD-WINNER NICHOLAS VAN YOUNG AND COMPANY DORRANCE DANCE, DECEMBER 9 & 10

    11/17/2016

    OZ Arts Nashville presents ETM: Double Down, from renowned tap dancer-choreographer Michelle Dorrance, Bessie Award-Winner Nicholas Van Young, and Company Dorrance Dance, December 9 and 10. Read more.

  • : Nashville, Tennessee – November 17, 2016 – Tennessee Brew Works is tapping the limited release, “Hank’s Harvest” this Friday, November 18th

    11/17/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works is tapping the limited release, Hank's Harvest, on Friday November 18. Read more.

  • : Your favorite princesses come to Nashville on April 7-8 and they’re setting the record straight!

    11/15/2016

    “Disenchanted!,” the uproarious Off-Broadway hit musical featuring your favorite Disney princesses portrayed as you’ve never seen them before, comes to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater this spring for a limited, three-show engagement on April 7-8. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY RELEASES NEW SEASONAL WINTER MENUS

    11/15/2016

    Just in time for the cooler weather, City Winery, the downtown Nashville restaurant, music venue and urban winery, has released all new menus now available in the restaurant as well as in the music and event venues. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD TO WELCOME REAL REINDEER TO HOLIDAY LIGHTS

    11/15/2016

    Two of Santa’s most trusted companions, Holly and Jolly, will make Cheekwood home for the holidays. Arriving November 14, the two reindeer will settle into their new environment in the Frist Learning Center courtyard at Cheekwood, where visitors can see them throughout every night of Holiday LIGHTS and during daytime hours. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s Holiday Tradition, Nashville’s Nutcracker, Returns December 3-23 Nashville Ballet Puts Local Twist on Classic Holiday Tale

    11/14/2016

    Nashville Ballet returns with local holiday tradition, Nashville’s Nutcracker, for the ninth consecutive year with the Nashville Symphony December 3-23, 2016, at TPAC’s Jackson Hall. Read more.

  • : MARGO PRICE TO PERFORM AT METRO CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING

    11/11/2016

    Mayor Megan Barry will be joined by rising Nashville star Margo Price at the annual Metro Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 2 on the Public Square. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Celebrates End of Prohibition with Repeal Day Party

    11/10/2016

    On the evening of Monday, December 5, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will host a party celebrating the 83rd anniversary of the 1933 repeal of Prohibition. Read more.

  • : CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY APPROVES NCC REDEVELOPMENT PLAN

    11/09/2016

    The Convention Center Authority voted unanimously this afternoon to approve the development agreement for the Nashville Convention Center redevelopment and parking garage lease agreement with developers OliverMcMillan and Spectrum | Emery. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works Releases New Beer

    11/08/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works celebrates the American chestnut with their winter seasonal, “King Chestnut”, American brown ale release. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC LEGEND LORETTA LYNN JOINS "CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS"

    11/04/2016

    Country Music Hall of Fame member Loretta Lynn will lend her voice to “CMA Country Christmas,” airing Monday, Nov. 28 (8:00-10:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : TPAC announces holiday celebration of performing arts with Winter Holiday Fest Nov. 25 to Dec. 31

    11/04/2016

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) announces its first-ever Winter Holiday Fest, a celebration of the performing arts throughout the holiday season between November 25 and December 31 and including a broad variety of live performances in TPAC venues from the Nashville Ballet, Nashville Repertory Theatre, and more. Read more.

  • : STARS SHARE HOLIDAY CHEER ON "CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS"

    11/03/2016

    Some of the music industry’s most well-known names have gathered to ring in the holiday spirit during “CMA Country Christmas,” a two-hour special hosted for the seventh year by Jennifer Nettles airing Monday, Nov. 28 (8:00-10:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : WINNERS CROWNED DURING COUNTRY MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT “THE 50th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    11/03/2016

    It was a celebration five decades in the making when winners were announced tonight during “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” live from Nashville. Read more.

  • : Military Members Receive Free Zoo Admission on Nov. 13

    11/02/2016

    Active military personnel, military veterans and their immediate families are invited to enjoy free admission to Nashville Zoo during Military Appreciation Day, presented by Regions Bank, on Sunday, Nov. 13. Read more.

  • : First-of-its-Kind ‘Santa’s Flight Academy’ Debuting Exclusively at The Mall at Green Hills This Holiday Season

    11/02/2016

    To rediscover the magic and tradition of the holiday season, The Mall at Green Hills will debut “Santa’s Flight Academy,” a one-of-a-kind, immersive holiday experience that combines a giant reimagination of the North Pole with state-of-the-art technology to enable children to become a member of Santa’s flight crew. Read more.

  • : Little Big Town Announce First Ever Ryman Residency: "Little Big Town at the Mother Church"

    11/01/2016

    From the stage of Nashville’s iconic Ryman Auditorium, Little Big Town, along with Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and Ryman Auditorium General Manager Sally Williams, announced this their upcoming Little Big Town at the Mother Church residency. Read more.

  • : Under the Streetlamp, featuring former cast members of Broadway’s ‘Jersey Boys’ to perform classic hits April 2 at TPAC

    10/31/2016

    Featuring former leading cast members of hit Broadway musicals, including “Jersey Boys,” Under the Streetlamp brings its concert celebration of classic hits of the American Radio Songbook from the 1950s-1970s to Nashville for a one-night-only performance on April 2, 2017, at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater. Read more.

  • : Reuse Artist in Residency (RAIR) Program Launched In Nashville Turnip Green Creative Reuse Partners with Tennessee Arts Commission, Arts Build Communities (ABC) & Metro Beautification

    10/31/2016

    Turnip Green Creative Reuse (TGCR) is launching a new Reuse Artist in Residency (RAIR) program. The RAIR program is made possible through Tennessee Arts Commission, Arts Build Communities (ABC) & Metro Beautification. Read more.

  • : ACTORS, ATHLETES, CELEBRITIES, AND MUSIC SUPERSTARS JOIN THE CELEBRATION OF “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    10/31/2016

    The 50th Anniversary of the CMA Awards is already packed with more performers than any CMA Awards in history, but fans are in for an even bigger night with a star-studded cast from across the celebrity universe. Read more.

  • : Musicians Corner Will Present “The Last Waltz: A 40th Anniversary Tribute To Bob Dylan and The Band” at City Winery on Thursday, November 17

    10/28/2016

    Musicians Corner, a program of The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park, will celebrate the 40th anniversary of The Last Waltz and honor the music of The Band and recent Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan on Thursday, November 17 at City Winery. Read more.

  • : DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE EXPECTS TRAFFIC ALTERATIONS IN PREPARATION FOR “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    10/26/2016

    Downtown Nashville will be making a few traffic adjustments in preparation for “The 50th Annual CMA Awards,” airing live on the ABC Television Network, Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00 PM–11:00 PM ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Read more.

  • : MORE ARTISTS, MORE MUSIC, MORE MEMORABLE MOMENTS ADDED TO “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    10/26/2016

    More artists, more music, and more memorable moments have been added to “The 50th Annual CMA Awards,” which includes more performers than any other broadcast in CMA Awards history. Read more.

  • : CHANGES HAPPENING AT WATERMARK: RESTAURANT PLANS RELOCATION TO DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE, HIRES NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF

    10/26/2016

    In late 2017, Watermark, one of Nashville’s fine dining favorites, will relocate to the downtown building set to be Bridgestone's Americas headquarters. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Offers Free Admission on Mondays through December 2016 to Guests Bringing Donations of Nonperishable Food Items for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee

    10/26/2016

    Beginning Monday, October 31, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will offer free admission to guests bringing nonperishable food items for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee on Mondays through December. Read more.

  • : JENNIFER NETTLES TO HOST "CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS" AIRING NOVEMBER 28 ON ABC

    10/25/2016

    Multi-talented entertainer Jennifer Nettles returns to host “CMA Country Christmas” as some of the most powerful and emotionally moving voices in music come together to celebrate the holidays. Read more.

  • : PUCKETT’S GRO. & RESTAURANT NOW TAKING RESERVATIONS FOR THANKSGIVING DAY

    10/25/2016

    Puckett’s Grocery and Restaurant is making Thanksgiving easy on everyone. The restaurant’s locations in Nashville, Franklin and Columbia will be open on Thanksgiving Day, providing a place for families to enjoy a traditional holiday meal together. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE SOUNDS FOUNDATION TO HOST 2ND ANNUAL “SUITES-N-TREATS” EVENT OCTOBER 26

    10/25/2016

    The Nashville Sounds Foundation will host its second annual “Suites-N-Treats” event on Wednesday, October 26 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at First Tennessee Park. Read more.

  • : CMA AWARD WINNERS TAKE THE STAGE DURING “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    10/25/2016

    The 50th Anniversary of the CMA Awards will be an occasion to celebrate with performances by seven additional former CMA Entertainer of the Year winners including Alabama, Brooks & Dunn, Vince Gill, Alan Jackson, Charley Pride, Reba, and George Strait. Read more.

  • : Discover a Great Story at the Zoo in November

    10/25/2016

    During the first two Saturdays in November, guests will have a chance to hear great stories while experiencing the Zoo’s animal habitats. Read more.

  • : Grammy Award-winning singer Nelly joins Nashville Recording Orchestra for ‘Night of Symphonic Hip Hop’ on Feb. 4 at TPAC

    10/24/2016

    Experience the music of Grammy Award-winning Nelly with a symphonic twist when he brings “A Night of Symphonic Hip Hop” to Nashville for a one-of-a-kind concert at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Feb. 4. Read more.

  • : Jasmine Guy stars in ode to 1920s Harlem in ‘Raisin’ Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey’ on Feb. 24 at TPAC

    10/24/2016

    Inspired by the classic 1923 Jean Toomer novel "Cane" and the works by musicians, composers, and poets of the Harlem Renaissance, “Raisin’ Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey,” starring award-winning actress, singer, and dancer Jasmine Guy, comes to Nashville Feb. 24 for a one-night-only performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater. Read more.

  • : HUTTON HOTEL NAMED A TOP 10 BEST PET FRIENDLY HOTEL FROM USA TODAY’S READERS CHOICE AWARDS, THE ONLY NASHVILLE HOTEL NAMED

    10/21/2016

    Hutton Hotel has been voted #8 for Best Pet Friendly Hotel in the United States in the newly release USA Today Reader’s Choice Awards. Read more.

  • : TailGate Beer to open second brewery & tasting room TailGate Brewery Music Row coming soon

    10/21/2016

    TailGate Beer plans to expand its local footprint with the opening of a second brewery & tasting room, TailGate Brewery Music Row, located at 1538 Demonbreun Street, announces Wesley Keegan, owner. An opening date is anticipated for late November 2016. Read more.

  • : Take a holiday carriage ride and support the Hillsboro-West End neighborhood

    10/20/2016

    The Hillsboro-West End Neighborhood Association (HWEN) has announced their fifth annual Holiday Lights Carriage Tours on Saturday, December 3 and Sunday, December 4 in the heart of this historic neighborhood. Read more.

  • : HUTTON HOTEL RECOGNIZED WITH CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S BEST IN THE WORLD 2016 READERS’ CHOICE AWARD

    10/19/2016

    Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its 29th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Nashville’s Hutton Hotel recognized as the #5 Top Hotel in the South, the only Nashville hotel ranked in the top five. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Receives International Award for Gorilla Conservation

    10/18/2016

    The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), the primary accrediting body for top zoos and aquariums in the United States, awarded Nashville Zoo the 2016 International Conservation Award for their work with the Gorilla Rehabilitation and Conservation Education (GRACE) Center in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) benefiting Grauer’s gorillas. Read more.

  • : Nashville Film Festival Announces Song Competition

    10/18/2016

    Nashville Film Festival announces it’s first ever Song Competition. Read more.

  • : CHARLIE DANIELS, FRED FOSTER AND RANDY TRAVIS INDUCTED INTO THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME

    10/17/2016

    October 17, 2016 – Three visionary iconoclasts, whose creative skills altered the direction of commercial country music, were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame during a star-studded, profoundly emotional Medallion Ceremony on October 16, 2016. Read more.

  • : MORE PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    10/17/2016

    More superstar performers have been added to Country Music’s Biggest Night™, including Kelsea Ballerini, Garth Brooks with Trisha Yearwood, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, and Kacey Musgraves. Read more.

  • : CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES TAKES OVER CMA THEATER DURING CMA AWARDS WEEK NOV. 3 IN NASHVILLE

    10/14/2016

    The CMA Songwriters Series returns to Nashville at the CMA Theater in the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum during CMA Awards Week on Thursday, Nov. 3 (7:00 PM/CT, doors at 6:00 PM/CT). Read more.

  • : SEVENTEENTH-ANNUAL EL DIA DE LOS MUERTOS RETURNS TO CHEEKWOOD

    10/12/2016

    The popular Latin American family celebration, El Día de los Muertos, will be held at Cheekwood on Saturday, October 29 with activities including live performances, an international marketplace, and interactive art activities designed to appeal to all ages. Read more.

  • : Job Seekers Invited to Attend Hospitality Industry Job Fair on Oct. 18 at Music City Center

    10/12/2016

    Job seekers are invited to a hospitality industry job fair on Oct. 18, as the city brings together employers in the tourism and convention sectors for a hiring event. Read more.

  • : CHEERS LIVE ON STAGE TO CONCLUDE RUN

    10/12/2016

    The producers of CHEERS LIVE ON STAGE announce the critically-acclaimed show concluded its run in Chicago on Oct. 9, and is cancelling upcoming dates including the Jan. 12-14 performances at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater in Nashville. Read more.

  • : TPAC announces public performance of Arch 8’s acrobatic “Tetris+” for Feb. 18

    10/12/2016

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) announces a rare public performance of two physical, gravity-defying works by the Netherlands-based Arch 8, on Feb. 18, at 1:00 p.m. in the center’s James K. Polk Theater. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® MEMBER BILL ANDERSON TO PERFORM AT MUSEUM FOR SPECIAL SONGWRITER SESSION

    10/11/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will present Country Music Hall of Fame member Bill Anderson in a special songwriter session on Saturday, Oct. 22, at 11:30 a.m. Read more.

  • : FIRST PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    10/10/2016

    The biggest celebration in Country Music is bringing together the biggest names in Country Music with the first announcement of performers for “The 50th Annual CMA Awards.” Read more.

  • : Keith Urban to Headline Nashville New Year’s Eve Celebration

    10/06/2016

    GRAMMY-winner Keith Urban will headline Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville (#NashvilleNYE).Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER REPORTS STRONG FIRST-QUARTER RESULTS

    10/06/2016

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center has generated over $112 million in direct economic impact for the city in the first quarter of fiscal year 2017. Read more.

  • : Pop Up Art Show Featuring Six Community Created Art Projects & Free Take Home Art Kits on Oct. 10 at Picture This Gallery in Hermitage

    10/05/2016

    Nashville is the “It City” for many things these days from music and food to an exploding art scene. Read more.

  • : DOLLY PARTON TO RECEIVE WILLIE NELSON LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD DURING “THE 50th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING LIVE ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK NOV. 2

    10/04/2016

    Superstar Dolly Parton will be the 2016 recipient of the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award, which will be presented during “The 50th Annual CMA Awards,” airing Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network live from Nashville. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet’s Something Wicked This Way Comes Just in Time for Halloween Experimental Take on Shakespeare’s Macbeth Explores Power, Fate & Who’s Really in Control

    10/04/2016

    Nashville Ballet will unearth the sinister side of human nature with Something Wicked, an experimental adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, just in time for Halloween October 20-22, 2016, at TPAC’s Polk Theater. Read more.

  • : CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST DIANE NASH TO SERVE AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER FOR FISK UNIVERSITY JUBILEE DAY CONVOCATION

    10/04/2016

    Activist and Fisk alumna Diane Nash will return to Fisk University to serve as the keynote speaker for the annual Jubilee Day convocation on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 10am in the Fisk Memorial Chapel. Read more.

  • : ALABAMA TO PARTICIPATE IN SPECIAL INTERVIEW NOV. 5 AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    10/04/2016

    Country Music Hall of Fame members Alabama will sit for an in-depth interview at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov.5, in the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s CMA Theater. Read more.

  • : Governor Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Tourist Development Announce Celebration Show with Garth Brooks to Honor First-Ever Seven Diamond RIAA Certifications

    10/03/2016

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced today the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development has joined forces with Garth Brooks to host a free celebration show to commemorate Brooks’ becoming the first recording artist in history to earn seven Diamond Certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America. Read more.

  • : UNION STATION HOTEL NASHVILLE CELEBRATES REDESIGN WITH OPEN HOUSE EVENT ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9

    10/03/2016

    Following a three-month transformation, Union Station Hotel invites the community to gather for “History Transformed, Welcome Back to Union Station,” to include refreshments, music, and property tours from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE, GETS IN FORMATION WITH BEYONCE FIGURE SCHEDULED TO APPEAR AT THE ATTRACTION OPENING SPRING

    10/03/2016

    “Madame Tussauds Presents the Soundtrack of America,” the world-famous wax brand’s latest attraction coming to Nashville, today announced that international superstar Beyoncé will be featured in the attraction scheduled to open in Spring 2017. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum to Present Songwriter Paul Overstreet in Poets and Prophets Series

    09/29/2016

    Grammy award-winning songwriter and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member Paul Overstreet will be honored in the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s songwriter series Poets and Prophets on Saturday, October 8, at 1:30 p.m. Read more.

  • : Star Power for the 2016 Musicians Hall of Fame™ Induction Concert Keeps Growing

    09/29/2016

    Performing will be GRAMMY Award winner Peter Frampton with 2016 inductee Don Felder. Read more.

  • : The Frist Center Presents Icelandic Artist Ragnar Kjartansson’s Internationally Celebrated Video Installation The Visitors

    09/29/2016

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors, a hypnotic and immersive multichannel video installation of musicians performing in a historic mansion in New York’s Hudson River Valley. Read more.

  • : Nashville Puckett’s Gro. Donates Over $1,500 to The Land Trust for Tennessee

    09/28/2016

    Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant in downtown Nashville donated a portion of its proceeds from the Sept. 14 Eat Green for Tennessee campaign to The Land Trust for Tennessee on Tuesday, Sept. 27. Read more.

  • : “MADAME TUSSAUDS PRESENTS THE SOUNDTRACK OF AMERICA” EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE TODAY

    09/27/2016

    Guests Can Now Purchase Tickets $5 Off the Regular Price to Madame Tussauds Nashville Scheduled to Open in Spring 2017. Read more.

  • : Halloween Treats for Animals and Guests on October 1

    09/26/2016

    Nashville Zoo animals will be partaking in their own form of trick-or-treating as they enjoy seasonal favorites like cricket-filled pumpkins, paper ghosts, and treat filled paper coffins during a special Halloween-themed enrichment day. Read more.

  • : HISTORIC TRAVELLERS REST ANNOUNCES BATTLEFIELD BOURBON DINNER

    09/26/2016

    Historic Travellers Rest is proud to announce the Battlefield Bourbon Dinner presented by Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant on Thursday, Oct. 13 at the plantation. Read more.

  • : HOPDODDY BURGER BAR TO OPEN IN NASHVILLE AT HISTORIC HILLSBORO VILLAGE BUILDING IN 2017

    09/23/2016

    Hopdoddy Burger Bar, serving craft burgers and local beer with a lively neighborhood vibe, will open its first Tennessee location in 2017. Read more.

  • : 2017 MARKS MAJOR MUSIC ANNIVERSARIES IN NASHVILLE

    09/22/2016

    2017 will mark major anniversaries for many of Nashville’s most iconic music establishments. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC SUPERSTAR BRAD PAISLEY TO BE FEATURED IN A SPECIAL EXHIBIT AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    09/20/2016

    Celebrated three-time Grammy winner Brad Paisley will be the subject of a career-spanning exhibition at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : 360 BISTRO HOSTING DUELING WINEMAKERS DINNER ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

    09/20/2016

    West Nashville staple 360 Bistro will play host to two exclusive winemakers for an intimate evening of great food and wine during their Dueling Winemakers Dinner with Emmanuel Kemiji of Miura Vineyards and Joe Davis of Arcadian Winery on Tuesday, September 27, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM TO HOST 2016 COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE CHARLIE DANIELS FOR INTERVIEW AND PERFORMANCE OCT. 29, 2016

    09/19/2016

    The new exhibition Charlie Daniels: Million Mile Reflections will open Friday, Sept. 23, at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : CMA ANNOUNCES THE LIST OF 30 CMA AWARD-WINNING ACTS IN “FOREVER COUNTRY,” CMA’S HISTORIC MUSIC VIDEO PROJECT LEADING UP TO “THE 50th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    09/16/2016

    After 10 days of speculation, the star-studded list of 30 former CMA Award winners in the “Forever Country” music video has been announced. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Presents Paintings by Nashville-based filmmaker and artist Harmony Korine

    09/14/2016

    An exhibition of paintings by Nashville-based filmmaker and artist Harmony Korine will be on view at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts from November 4, 2016, to January 16, 2017. Read more.

  • : THE UNIVERSAL BEAUTY & HEALTH EXPO COMES TO NASHVILLE FEATURING THE I AM ROYALTY EXTRAVAGANZA & AWARD SHOW

    09/13/2016

    Queen Brooklyn Tankard , star of Bravo TV’s hit show, Thicker Than Water and her I AM ROYALTY Campaign will present The Universal Beauty & Health Expo 2016 (The UBH Expo) at the famous RockeTown Venue in the heart of downtown Nashville, TN on Friday, September 30th and Saturday, October1st, 2016. Read more.

  • : CMA ANNOUNCES “FOREVER COUNTRY” SINGLE AND MUSIC VIDEO IN HONOR OF “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    09/13/2016

    In celebration of “The 50th Annual CMA Awards,” CMA has created the biggest music video in Country Music history. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Celebrates Third Consecutive Record-Breaking Season

    09/13/2016

    For the third consecutive year, the Nashville Symphony has broken its own record for ticket sales and fundraising during the recently completed 2015/16 concert season. Read more.

  • : Faith Hill, Tim McGraw to be Inducted into Music City Walk of Fame

    09/08/2016

    GRAMMY-winning artists Faith Hill and Tim McGraw will receive stars on the Music City Walk of Fame during an induction ceremony on Oct. 5, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. in Walk of Fame Park, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : 38th ANNUAL FALL TENNESSEE CRAFT FAIR

    09/08/2016

    Even as Nashville rapidly grows and changes, the Tennessee Craft Fairs remain an enduring tradition. Read more.

  • : THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM AND AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION PARTNER FOR UPCOMING FESTIVAL

    09/08/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum and the Americana Music Association will partner once again to offer one-of-a-kind programs during the 17th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference, September 20-25. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD HARVEST TO FEATURE PUMPKIN HOUSE, BEER GARDEN New Additions Coming to Fall Seasonal Festival

    09/08/2016

    Cheekwood is welcoming autumn’s arrival with 5,000 chrysanthemums, an 11-foot-tall pumpkin house, scarecrows and a new Beer Garden as part of its six-weekend long fall program, Cheekwood Harvest. Read more.

  • : Turnip Green Creative Reuse’s Green Gallery Reopens in East Nashville on Sept. 10 with Local Photographer JC Johnson’s “Things I Should Have Thrown Away”

    09/07/2016

    The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse (TGCR) has moved into new space in East Nashville. Read more.

  • : GREEN DOOR GOURMET CELEBRATES THE SEASON WITH FALL FEST ON OCT. 2

    09/07/2016

    Green Door Gourmet, a 350-acre organic working farm located in West Nashville kicks off the season at their annual Fall Fest on Oct. 2 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 7011 River Road in Nashville. Read on.

  • : SOBRO GUEST HOUSE WILL OPEN THIS SEPTEMBER IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    09/06/2016

    A new hotel concept in the heart of downtown Nashville, SoBro Guest House, will blend the services of a boutique hotel with the comforts of home. Read more.

  • : TRATTORIA IL MULINO AND JACKSON FAMILY WINES PAIR FOR SEPTEMBER WINE DINNER

    09/06/2016

    Music City’s go-to destination for Abruzzese-inspired Italian fare, Trattoria Il Mulino, invites guests to an intimate wine pairing dinner on Wednesday, Sept. 21 featuring Jackson Family Wines. Read more.

  • : Musicians Hall of Fame Announces 2016 Inductees

    09/06/2016

    The Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum is excited to announce the 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees. Read more.

  • : Tickets Now On Sale for Nashville Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo

    09/02/2016

    Nashville’s littlest ghosts and goblins are invited to enjoy a night of delightful fun at Boo at the Zoo, presented by he Children's Hospital at TriStar Centennial. Our popular Halloween tradition is set for a ten-night run, Oct. 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, and 30 from 5 - 9 p.m. Read more.

  • : Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company Announces Cast for Improv Run at TPAC

    09/02/2016

    The Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company announces the four improv comedians – Dan Black, Drew DiFonzo Marks, Gilli Nissim, and Jake Regal – who are bringing the UCB Theatre’s flagship touring show to Nashville for a limited engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Johnson Theater on Sept. 30 – Oct. 1. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER OFF TO STRONG START IN FY2017

    09/01/2016

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center has generated $44 million in direct economic impact for the city in the first month of fiscal year 2017. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS WITH DECK THE HALL

    09/01/2016

    The holiday season is just around the corner, which means it is time, once again, to Deck the Hall at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : SEPTEMBER FOOD & WINE HAPPENINGS AT CITY WINERY

    08/31/2016

    On Sunday, September 4, City Winery is inviting yogis of all levels for yoga in the lounge led by certified instructor Laurel Desmarais. Read more.

  • : 2016 JUST FOR MEN® NATIONAL BEARD & MOUSTACHE CHAMPIONSHIPS® HITS NASHVILLE SEPTEMBER 3, 2016

    08/31/2016

    This Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 8pm, facial hair enthusiasts from around the world will gather for the Just For Men® National Beard & Moustache Championships® in Nashville at the historic Ryman Auditorium. Read more.

  • : DON’T MISS ‘THE’ ITALIAN FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR IN NASHVILLE

    08/30/2016

    The sights, sounds and flavors of Italy will charm Music City this September at the 7th Annual Italian Lights Festival. Read more.

  • : HASLAM, TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF TOURIST DEVELOPMENT ANNOUNCE ANOTHER RECORD-BREAKING YEAR OF ECONOMIC IMPACT NUMBERS

    08/30/2016

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Tourist Development Commissioner Kevin Triplett today announced Tennessee tourism’s direct domestic and international travel expenditures reached an all-time high of $18.4 billion in 2015, up 3.7 percent over the previous year, as reported by the U.S. Travel Association. Read more.

  • : DIERKS BENTLEY, CAM, AND KEITH URBAN ANNOUNCE FINAL NOMINEES FOR “THE 50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” LIVE FROM THE STAGE OF THE GRAND OLE OPRY HOUSE WEDNESDAY ON ABC’s “GOOD MORNING AMERICA”

    08/29/2016

    Multiple CMA Award winners Dierks Bentley and Keith Urban will appear live from the Grand Ole Opry House along with newcomer Cam to host a celebration five decades in the making when the final nominees for “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” are announced live on “Good Morning America” Wednesday, Aug. 31. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum and CMA Host FREE Concert, Sunday, Sept. 25, Featuring The Time Jumpers and Charlie Worsham With Special Guest Patty Loveless Joining The Time Jumpers

    08/26/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum and the Country Music Association (CMA) will partner to host Forever Country Live presented by Southwest Airlines®, a FREE concert to celebrate the 50th anniversary of both the museum’s opening and the CMA Awards. Read more.

  • : GRAMMY AWARD WINNING ARTIST KELLY CLARKSON ANNOUNCED AS GRAND MARSHAL FOR 63RD ANNUAL PIEDMONT NATURAL GAS NASHVILLE CHRISTMAS PARADE

    08/26/2016

    Grammy Award winning artist Kelly Clarkson will serve as Grand Marshal for the 63rd annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade presented by Tootsie’s. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Sparkles to Life with Cinderella Men on Pointe Provide Comic Relief

    08/26/2016

    Nashville Ballet brings the magical fairytale Cinderella to life September 16-18, 2016, at TPAC’s Polk Theater as the opening performance of its 2016-2017 season. Read more.

  • : Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville Announces New Event Site and New Name

    08/25/2016

    Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville will be held for the first time at the Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park. Read more.

  • : Rhinormous Fun planned for Sunset Safari 2016

    08/25/2016

    Join Nashville Zoo on September 22nd for Nashville’s “wildest” social event, Sunset Safari, presented by UBS. This year Sunset Safari celebrates the upcoming opening of a new White Rhino habitat and features some of Music City’s most popular restaurants, live music, and special animal guests. Read more.

  • : UNION STATION TO FEATURE BILLY BRAGG, JOE HENRY SEPTEMBER 22

    08/23/2016

    The Union Station Hotel Nashville is excited to announce a special edition of its Riffs on the Rails music series: In partnership with the American Music Association, the event will feature Billy Bragg and Joe Henry to launch their new album, “Shine a Light.” Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD BEGINS INSTALLATION OF ONE MILLION HOLIDAY LIGHTS

    08/23/2016

    Cheekwood begins installation of one million lights in preparation for its annual Holiday LIGHTS. Read more.

  • : FALL CRUSH EVENT FEATURES SIX NASHVILLE CHEFS TO BENEFIT NATIONAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY, MID SOUTH CHAPTER

    08/23/2016

    The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Mid South Chapter is hosting its annual farm-to-table event, Fall Crush on Sept. 25 at Green Door Gourmet’s Grand Barn. Read more.

  • : A. MARSHALL FAMILY FOODS INC. EXPANDS FOOTPRINT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    08/22/2016

    Downtown Nashville will soon be home to a second A. Marshall Family Foods Inc. restaurant. Andy Marshall, CEO and owner of 11 hospitality concepts under the company, has signed a lease on a space in the historic Life & Casualty Tower on the corner of 4th Avenue and Church Street. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Guests to Record Animal Behavior During Solar Eclipse

    08/22/2016

    Do animals behave differently when experiencing a total solar eclipse? That’s what Nashville Zoo intends to find out a year from now, Aug. 21, 2017 when much of Middle Tennessee will witness an event that last took place in this area more than 150 years ago. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE, THE CITY’S PIONEERING CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER, ANNOUNCES 2016-17 SEASON

    08/19/2016

    OZ Arts Nashville, the city’s pioneering contemporary arts center, is pleased to announce its 2016-17 season, which will bring to the dynamic warehouse space a wide array of acclaimed artists—international, national and local—and new site-specific works. Read more.

  • : WEST PALM BEACH, FL (PRWEB) AUGUST 18, 2016

    08/19/2016

    Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer, but leisure travel is not ready to slow down just yet. Read more.

  • : The Hermitage Launches New VIP Tour

    08/18/2016

    Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage has launched a brand-new VIP tour, giving visitors an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the home of the seventh president. Read more.

  • : SPECIALTY BRUNCH COCKTAILS NOW AVAILABLE AT EMBERS SKI LODGE

    08/18/2016

    Embers Ski Lodge, Nashville’s favorite neighborhood ski lodge, is giving new meaning to America’s favorite weekend morning activity by offering a selection of specialty brunch cocktails and other “Morning Motivations” with the recent brunch cocktail menu release, available Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Debuts Heritage Music Festival Featuring Jeff Black

    08/17/2016

    Make plans to attend Nashville Zoo’s inaugural Heritage Music Festival, featuring Jeff Black, on Saturday, September 17. Read more.

  • : The Hip Hop Nutcracker A New Twist on a Holiday Classic Dance its Way to TPAC Nov. 25

    08/17/2016

    A holiday mash-up for the whole family and a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music, The Hip Hop Nutcracker brings its national tour to Music City in time for the holidays with a performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center's James K. Polk Theater on Nov. 25, 2016. Read more.

  • : Nashville counting down to 2017 total eclipse of the sun

    08/17/2016

    Nashville’s Parthenon will be a backdrop for one of Nature’s most amazing sights - a total eclipse of the Sun. The biggest astronomical event in U.S. history runs right through Nashville and Middle Tennessee. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Latin American Chamber of Commerce and Tennessee Performing Arts Center present 2nd Annual Empanada Tasting Event Sept. 7

    08/15/2016

    The Tennessee Latin American Chamber of Commerce (TLACC) and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) will host the 2nd Annual Empanada Tasting Event on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, at which attendees can explore the flavor, culture, and rich diversity of the region’s Latin American community while supporting Latino-owned businesses. Read More.

  • : 2016 JUST FOR MEN® NATIONAL BEARD & MOUSTACHE CHAMPIONSHIPS® HITS NASHVILLE SEPTEMBER 3, 2016

    08/12/2016

    On September 3, 2016, facial hair enthusiasts from around the world will gather for the Just For Men® National Beard & Moustache Championships® in Nashville at the historic Ryman Auditorium. Read more.

  • : THE 47TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED TODAY IN NASHVILLE

    08/10/2016

    The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced today the nominees in 44 categories for the 47th Annual GMA Dove Awards. Read more.

  • : 2017 Frist Center Exhibition Schedule Features Buddhist Art; Contemporary American Art from the Crystal Bridges Museum; Irving Penn Retrospective; Soundsuits and Installations by Contemporary Artist Nick Cave; and More

    08/10/2016

    From a 15th-century Tibetan crowned Buddha statue to Nick Cave’s mesmerizing Soundsuits, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts’ 2017 exhibition lineup offers an outstanding range of artistic perspectives. Read more.

  • : FRONTIER AIRLINES TO BEGIN NONSTOP SERVICE TO PHOENIX

    08/09/2016

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announces Frontier Airlines will begin seasonal nonstop service to Phoenix, Ariz. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO HOST COUNTRY MUSIC SUPERSTAR KIX BROOKS FOR FIRST-EVER COOKBOOK SIGNING, SATURDAY, SEPT. 3

    08/09/2016

    Country music superstar Kix Brooks— one-half of the best-selling duo in country music history, Brooks & Dunn, with over 30 million albums sold, 23 chart-topping hits and 80 major industry awards—will visit the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Saturday, Sept. 3 at 3:00 p.m., to sign his first cookbook, Cookin’ It With Kix: The Art of Celebrating and the Fun of Outdoor Cooking, available in stores on August 30th. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY PARTNERS WITH LIVE ON THE GREEN AS FESTIVAL’S FIRST PREMIUM WINE SPONSOR

    08/08/2016

    Lightning 100’s Live On The Green Music Festival returns to Nashville this week for its eighth year with one notable difference: City Winery is partnering with the free outdoor event as the first ever premiere wine sponsor. Read more.

  • : CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE TO HOST INAUGURAL BENEFIT FOR FOOD FOR THE HUNGRY

    08/08/2016

    On Monday, August 22, Chauhan Ale & Masala House will host a three-course dinner with beverage pairings to benefit the House of Palms project through Food for the Hungry, an organization dedicated to ending all forms of human poverty through hands-on projects in communities all over the world. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY OPENS RETAIL WINE SHOP

    08/02/2016

    City Winery in downtown Nashville has officially opened a retail wine shop, a one-stop shop for your custom wine consulting, wine merchandise, tours and tastings and daily (yes, including Sunday!) wine purchasing needs. Read more.

  • : Tinney Contemporary Presents A DECADE IN THE MAKING

    08/02/2016

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present “A Decade in the Making,” a two part exhibition commemorating the 10th Anniversary of the gallery. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum to Present Songwriter and Producer Shane McAnally in Poets and Prophets Series

    08/02/2016

    Grammy-winning songwriter and producer Shane McAnally will share his stories and songs in the next installment of the acclaimed songwriter series Poets and Prophets at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Saturday, August 13 at 1:30 p.m. Read more.

  • : Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and Titans President and CEO Steve Underwood to Host News Conference on Monday, Aug. 1 at Nissan Stadium to Announce Rival and Presenting Sponsor for October International Soccer Event

    08/01/2016

    Community and corporate leaders to participate as city prepares to host Mexican National Team U.S. Tour for the first-time ever. Read more.

  • : AIRPORT AUTHORITY UNVEILS BNA VISION

    07/31/2016

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today unveiled BNA Vision, a comprehensive plan designed to enable Nashville International Airport (BNA) to accommodate the region's booming population growth and meet the needs of the airport's record-breaking passenger increases. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works welcomes the Southern Brewer’s Conference and craft beer enthusiasts to the brewery

    07/28/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works, a craft brewery and taproom in downtown Nashville, invites all to a celebration honoring the Southern Brewer’s Conference Thursday, August 4th 2016 from 5-10PM. Read more.

  • Featured Event - Defy Film Festival

    07/27/2016

    Defy Film Festival is disruptive. It’s inspiring. It’s curating films for audiences that resist traditional processes to elevate experimentation and create conversations. Read more.

  • : CHARLIE DANIELS TO BE FEATURED IN EXHIBITION AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM

    07/27/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will examine the life and career of 2016 Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Charlie Daniels in the exhibition Charlie Daniels: Million Mile Reflections, opening Sept. 23, 2016, and running through March 2017. Read more.

  • : AUGUST FOOD & WINE HAPPENINGS AT CITY WINERY

    07/26/2016

    Downtown Nashville’s first urban winery offering cocktail class, summer movie series, wine classes and more. Read more.

  • : JACK DANIEL’S OPENS NASHVILLE GENERAL STORE IN MARATHON VILLAGE

    07/26/2016

    As part of the Jack Daniel Distillery’s 150th anniversary celebration, Jack Daniel’s today opened the Nashville General Store, the brand’s first retail and experiential location outside of Lynchburg, in Nashville’s historic Marathon Village. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK KICKS OFF AUGUST 22

    07/22/2016

    Nashville Restaurant Week is returning to Music City August 22-28, inviting locals and visitors alike to enjoy special menus plus breakfast, lunch and dinner deals around town, all as a way to celebrate the city’s unique restaurants and the diners who support them. Read more.

  • : BASEBALL, FINE ART TEAM UP FOR LIBRARY EXHIBIT

    07/21/2016

    Nashville fans of fine art and of baseball are invited to celebrate both as Nashville Public Library (NPL) opens “PLAY! The Art of Mike Schacht” in the Courtyard Gallery of the Main Library, 615 Church St., on Aug. 7. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY HOT WING FESTIVAL RETURNS AUGUST 6 TO CUMBERLAND PARK IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    07/21/2016

    On August 6 from 12p.m.-8 p.m., Nashville’s Cumberland Park will host the seventh annual Music City Hot Wing Festival. Read more.

  • : Gaylord Opryland Resort starts Christmas preparations in July

    07/20/2016

    The calendar says it's summer, but Gaylord Opryland Resort is already preparing for its 33rd annual A Country Christmas. Read more.

  • : Steven Tyler’s New Song “Hold On (Won’t Let Go)” to serve as new anthem for Professional Bull Riders

    07/20/2016

    After wrapping up the most successful first half in its 24-year history and previewing an upcoming original documentary series with Netflix, PBR (Professional Bull Riders) has announced a new relationship with GRAMMY® Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Steven Tyler. Read More.

  • : Defy Film Festival curates films that defy traditional creative approach

    07/18/2016

    Defy Film Festival is disruptive. It’s inspiring. It’s curating films for audiences that resist traditional processes to elevate experimentation and create conversations. Read more.

  • : 1808 GRILLE EARNS BEST OF AWARD OF EXCELLENCE FROM WINE SPECTATOR

    07/18/2016

    Wine Spectator announced today that 1808 Grille at the Hutton Hotel has earned the prestigious Best of Award of Excellence. Read more

  • : TRATTORIA IL MULINO EARNS 2016 WINE SPECTATOR AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, NAMES ROB GUIMARAES SOMMELIER

    07/18/2016

    Nashville’s rustic Italian eatery, Trattoria IL Mulino has earned the 2016 Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence and has named Rob Guimaraes beverage manager and sommelier. Read more.

  • : HOMEGROWN: ZAC BROWN BAND OPENS NEXT FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2016, AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM

    07/18/2016

    The new exhibition Homegrown: Zac Brown Band will open Friday, July 22, at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : PUCKETT’S ​& NASHVILLE RESCUE MISSION HELP HOMELESS BATTLE HEAT

    07/18/2016

    Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant in downtown Nashville is partnering with the Nashville Rescue Mission for the second “Mission H2O,” an initiative that aims to provide bottled water to the local homeless community during the month of August. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD TO HOST ANNUAL ‘SONGWRITERS UNDER THE STARS’ EVENT

    07/15/2016

    Cheekwood will host its third annual Songwriters Under the Stars concert series with the Music City Hit-Makers on the historic estate’s Swan Lawn on August 26 and 27 at 7 p. m. Read more.

  • : NORTH POINT HOSPITALITY BREAKS GROUND ON FIRST TRI-BRANDED MARRIOTT HOTEL IN US

    07/15/2016

    North Point Hospitality, an Atlanta based hotel development and management company, has broken ground on the first tri-branded Marriott Hotel in the U.S.; and unveiled an original 300-pound model of the hotel made with 63,636 LEGO bricks. Read more.

  • : Nashville Tourism Website Named Among 25 Best in the World

    07/14/2016

    Nashville’s tourism website, VisitMusicCity.com, has been named among the 25 best tourism websites in the world by Skift, a company that keeps tabs on global travel trends. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER INSTALLS ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATIONS

    07/14/2016

    The Music City Center announced today the installation of nine electric vehicle (EV) car charging stations in its three-level garage. Read more.

  • : BREWERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE MAFIAoZA’S MUSIC CITY BREWER’S FESTIVAL

    07/13/2016

    Organizers announced the final list of brewers that will attend the 15th Annual MAFIAoZA’S Music City Brewer’s Festival. The event will be held Saturday, August 6, 2016 at the Music City Walk of Fame Park, located on the lawn of the Hilton Nashville Downtown. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT EXCEEDS 12 MILLION PASSENGERS IN FISCAL YEAR 2016

    07/13/2016

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 12.2 million passengers in Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 (July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016), setting a new all-time passenger record for the third consecutive fiscal year. This is the first time in BNA history to break 12 million passengers. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD INTRODUCES ‘PLAYTIME AT THE PLAYHOUSES’ SUMMERTIME SERIES

    07/12/2016

    Cheekwood introduces Playtime at the Playhouses, a new summertime series designed as a playful and interactive addition to its International Playhouses exhibit. Read more.

  • : CMA Music Festival Continues to Reign Supreme as Economic Generator

    07/12/2016

    The 2016 CMA Music Festival generated strong economic activity for Nashville, remaining the city’s largest annual tourism event, according to research released today by the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. Read more.

  • : YAZOO TO RELEASE COMMEMORATIVE CRAFT BEER IN HONOR OF EXIT/IN'S 45TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

    07/12/2016

    The team at Nashville's own Yazoo Brewing Company has partnered with Exit/In to celebrate the 45th Anniversary of this legendary venue with a limited run craft brew that goes on sale this Thursday, July 14 at the Yazoo Taproom. Read more.

  • : Blackstone Brewing Company Opens Taphouse

    07/12/2016

    Blackstone Brewing Company has opened The Taphouse, a new taproom located inside the brewery at 2312 Clifton Avenue in Nashville. Read More.

  • : PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR TELEVISION’S BIGGEST SUMMER CONCERT EVENT: “CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: COUNTRY’S NIGHT TO ROCK,” AIRING WEDNESDAY, AUG. 3 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    07/11/2016

    Country Music’s hottest stars will take over primetime with the biggest concert event on television this summer when the ABC Television Network airs “CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" on Wednesday, Aug. 3 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET). Read more.

  • : Dabble Studio to Host Hawai'ian-Filipino Pop-Up Dinner with Guest Chef Sophia Agtarap of Ate's Nashville

    07/07/2016

    Dabble Studio, a recreational painting and cooking studio in downtown Nashville’s Germantown area, is hosting a one-night pop-up dinner with guest chef Sophia Agtarap of Ate's Nashville on Saturday, July 16, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE RANKED FIFTH BEST CITY IN AMERICA

    07/06/2016

    Nashville is rated No. 5 city in the United States, according to the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2016 readers’ survey announced today and available now on www.TravelandLeisure.com/worlds-best. Read more.

  • : 16 years and Counting Nashville Jewish Film Festival

    07/06/2016

    NJFF chairs Laurie Eskind, Jackie Roth Karr and Cindy Moskovitz, have announced that dates have been set for the festival which focuses on current films that reflect on contemporary Jewish life and those factors throughout the world that have brought us to 2016. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Celebrates Christmas in July with Largest Single Ticket Discount of the Year

    07/06/2016

    Nashville Ballet’s annual summertime tradition, Christmas in July, returns with its largest single ticket discount of the year. For the entire month of July, Nashville’s Nutcracker tickets are $12 off with promo code XMASJULY. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Celebrates Ten Years at the Schermerhorn

    07/06/2016

    On September 10, the Nashville Symphony will celebrate 10 years in Schermerhorn Symphony Center with its 10th Anniversary Gala, a black-tie event engaging business community partners for an exclusive dinner and concert with Ben Folds and the Nashville Symphony. Read more.

  • : EMBERS SKI LODGE TO CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS IN JULY

    07/05/2016

    Join Embers, 12South’s neighborhood ski lodge, and Crazy Mountain Brewing Company of Colorado as they bring the slopes—and specialty beers—to Nashville for Christmas in July. Read more.

  • : Must See Independence Day Fireworks Displays Around the USA

    06/30/2016

    The Independence Day Holiday weekend is quickly approaching and the fireworks industry will ignite over 16,000 fireworks displays nationwide to salute America on her 240th birthday. From small towns to big city extravaganzas, Americans will gather to commemorate Independence Day at community fireworks celebrations. Read more.

  • : CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE INTRODUCES GREEN DOOR GOURMET PARTNERSHIP AND TUESDAY TASTINGS

    06/30/2016

    Beginning Tuesday, July 5, both the kitchen and bar menus at Chauhan Ale & Masala House are getting a boost. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD OFFERS FREE ADMISSION TO MILITARY PERSONNEL

    06/29/2016

    Cheekwood will offer free admission and parking to military personnel and their families on Sunday, July 3 as part of its Independence Day weekend celebrations. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Cools Off During Ice Day

    06/28/2016

    Join Nashville Zoo on Saturday, July 23 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. for a cool reprieve from the dog days of summer during Ice Day, presented by Southern Icee. Read more.

  • : The Country Club, Nine-Hole Miniature Golf Course, Opens Today at The Band Box in First Tennessee Park

    06/28/2016

    The Nashville Sounds, OZ Arts Nashville, Strategic Hospitality, and The Arts and Business Council of Greater Nashville, are excited to announce the opening of The Country Club at The Band Box in First Tennessee Park. Read more.

  • : New Location for Nashville’s July 4 Celebration Means Planning Ahead

    06/27/2016

    A new location for the city’s annual July 4 celebration at Ascend Amphitheater and The Green at Riverfront Park means attendees will need to plan ahead if they want to beat the crowds. Read more.

  • : ANDERSON DESIGN GROUP RELEASES 59 ILLUSTRATED NATIONAL PARKS COLORING BOOK IN HONOR OF 100 YEARS OF NATIONAL PARK SERVICE

    06/27/2016

    After successfully releasing their book, 59 Illustrated National Parks, Celebrating 100 Years of Wilderness and Wonder last fall, the Anderson Design Group has released the newest addition to their National Park series, the 59 Illustrated National Parks Coloring Book. Read more.

  • : JULY FIRST THURSDAY NIGHTS IN THE GARDEN TO FEATURE ‘YARNBOMBING’ OF TOBIN SCULPTURE

    06/27/2016

    Cheekwood will feature a special ‘yarnbombing’ of one of its Steve Tobin Steelroots sculptures during the July First Thursday Nights in the Garden on Thursday, July 7 from 5 – 10 p.m. Read more.

  • : TPAC LAUNCHES BROADWAY SEASON IN HISTORIC COLLABORATION WITH STUDIO TENN ON STUNNING NEW PRODUCTION OF EVITA

    06/24/2016

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) launches its 2016-17 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway season in September with a stunning new production of EVITA, created in collaboration with the Franklin-based Studio Tenn Theatre Company and featuring the best and brightest talents from both Nashville and Broadway. Read more.

  • : Jackalope Brewing Company Announces Peachy Collaboration with 12 South Farmers Market

    06/23/2016

    The 2nd Annual 12 South Farmers Market Peach Festival will be held on Tuesday, June 28th from 3:30 – 7:30pm, at Sevier Park. Read more.

  • : Gaylord Opryland Resort presents jungle-inspired summer

    06/23/2016

    Gaylord Opryland Resort invites visitors to enjoy a memorable Nashville vacation with its SummerFest celebration inspired by Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book. Read more.

  • : New Retrospective Exhibition on Tennessee Artist Lloyd Branson Opens at the State Museum on July 1

    06/23/2016

    The first major retrospective of Tennessee artist Lloyd Branson’s life, works of art, and legacy will open at the State Museum on July 1. Read more.

  • : The Tennessee State Museum presents the Fine Art Photography of Benjamin Walls opening July 1

    06/23/2016

    An exhibition of fine art nature photography by Tennessee native Benjamin Walls will open at the Tennessee State Museum on July 1. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM TO HOST GRETSCH GUITAR PULL ON JULY 16

    06/22/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host a special program on Saturday, July 16, at 2 p.m. featuring Tommy Emmanuel, Eddie Pennington, Joe Robinson and Striking Matches. Read more

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER REACHES $1 BILLION IN ECONOMIC IMPACT

    06/22/2016

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center has generated $1 billion in direct economic impact for the city in its first three years open. Read more.

  • : TPAC, Metro Schools, Nashville Mayor, Consul-General of Japan Welcome Summer Rehearsals of Blast! The Music of Disney

    06/22/2016

    A new touring production of Blast! The Music of Disney is spending the summer in Music City, but not to perform at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC). Read more.

  • : May 2016 Marks Busiest Month on Record at Nashville International Airport

    06/22/2016

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced May 2016 was the busiest month on record at Nashville International Airport (BNA) with more than 1.1 million passengers travelling through the facility, a 3.7 percent increase over the previous monthly record. Read more.

  • : FRONTIER AIRLINES TO BEGIN NONSTOP SERVICE TO LAS VEGAS

    06/21/2016

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announces Frontier Airlines will begin daily nonstop service to Las Vegas, Nev. Tickets are now available for purchase, and service begins Sept. 6. Read more.

  • : Austin, Memphis and San Antonio Top List of Best Barbecue Destinations for Fourth of July Weekend, According to CheapTickets.com

    06/21/2016

    Austin, Memphis and San Antonio Top List of Best Barbecue Destinations for Fourth of July Weekend, According to CheapTickets.com. Read More.

  • : Nashville’s July 4 Fireworks to be Livestreamed, Broadcast Live on Local TV

    06/21/2016

    The city’s annual July 4 concert and fireworks display will be livestreamed on visitmusiccity.com/july4th and the fireworks display will be broadcast live on local television through a partnership with WKRN-News 2. Read more.

  • : No Coolers, No Backpacks to be Permitted at City’s July 4 Celebration

    06/20/2016

    The city’s annual free July 4 concert and fireworks show is expected to draw an estimated crowd of 250,000, and, in order to ensure maximum safety for attendees, new rules include no backpacks and no coolers, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : Table 3 Restaurant & Market Celebrates the Storming of the Bastille. La Fête Nationale

    06/20/2016

    Table 3 Restaurant & Market announced today plans for their 5th annual Storming of the Bastille Celebration. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Volksfest Returns September 3-4, 2016

    06/17/2016

    Rhizome Productions Inc. is proud to announce the return of the 4th annual Tennessee Volksfest presented by Hallmark Volkswagen. Read more.

  • : ‘AMERICAN ARTISTS AT HOME AND ABROAD’ EXHIBIT OPENS SATURDAY

    06/16/2016

    Cheekwood will open its newest exhibition, American Artists at Home and Abroad, this Saturday, June 18. The exhibition presents items from the Cheekwood Permanent Collection and provides a contextual understanding of the development of American art during the 20th century. Read more.

  • : 2016 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 45th YEAR WITH RECORD ATTENDANCE OF 88,500 FANS

    06/14/2016

    The 2016 CMA Music Festival sold out months in advance prompting large, enthusiastic crowds at the Festival’s numerous stages and event areas with a record-setting daily attendance of 88,500 fans. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD OFFERS FREE ADMISSION TO EDUCATORS FOR TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY

    06/14/2016

    Cheekwood will offer free admission and parking to educators on Saturday, June 18 as part of its Teacher Appreciation Day, a special day designed to thank teachers for their work throughout the school year. Read more.

  • : Fresh Off Bonnaroo Appearance, Rayland Baxter Added to July 4 Lineup

    06/13/2016

    Critically-acclaimed Nashville singer-songwriter Rayland Baxter, who performed Friday at Bonnaroo, has been added to the concert lineup at the city’s free July 4 festivities, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : CMT/Hulu/Lionsgate announce joint deal for Season 5

    06/10/2016

    Fans of Nashville can rejoice – it was announced today that the Lionsgate produced country-music drama has found a new home on CMT and Hulu. Read more.

  • : Upcycled Art Non-profit to host Summer Arts Festival

    06/09/2016

    SmART! Supplies, a social enterprise of Progress Inc. will host its first Summer Arts Festival on Saturday, June 25th from 10am – 2pm at 4 Buchi Court, Nashville TN 37204. Read more.

  • : THE WORTH GROUP ANNOUNCES THE DEFINITIVE EXPLORATION OF THE MOST DYNAMIC CITIES IN AMERICA

    06/07/2016

    The Worth Group, an integrated media company that produces content of the highest quality for sophisticated consumers, high net worth individuals, wealth advisors, prominent organizations and world-class brands, announced today the launch of an annual franchise titled Worth Destinations. Read more.

  • : 107.5 The River to Host “River on the Rooftop” Concert Series

    06/06/2016

    107.5 the River, Nashville’s Hit Music Station, today announced River on the Rooftop, a free, four-part summer concert series at the second-story outdoor patio of the Hard Rock Café. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works Beer Release

    06/05/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works announces release of their “Nashweizen” hoppy hefeweizen ale. Read more.

  • : Dabble Studio to Host FUNdraiser for Hogs for Haiti

    06/03/2016

    Dabble Studio, a recreational painting and cooking studio in downtown Nashville’s Germantown area, is hosting a FUNdraising painting class to benefit Hogs for Haiti. Read more.

  • : Queen Brooklyn Tankar d of Bra vo Tv's Thicker Than Water

    06/03/2016

    Singer/songwriter and national pop/AC recording artist Brooklyn Tankard [Thicker Than Water’s “Queen Brooklyn” (Bravo TV)] has announced the release of her debut single “When I’m Gone.” Read more.

  • : Tailgate Summer activities

    06/03/2016

    TailGate Beer has a fantastic lineup of summer activities planned, all of which are free, all ages, and open to the public. Read more.

  • : Nashville to Host Professional Bull Riders Major

    06/02/2016

    The opening act of the PBR’s (Professional Bull Riders) Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) second half invades Nashville as Bridgestone Arena hosts the Music City Knockout presented by Cooper Tires on Aug. 19-20. Read more.

  • : Red Ruffed Lemurs Born at Nashville Zoo

    06/02/2016

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce the birth of three red ruffed lemurs on Tuesday, May 24. The male and two females are the first lemurs to be born at Nashville Zoo since the Zoo moved to the Grassmere property in 1996. Read more.

  • : STREET CLOSURES ANNOUNCED FOR 2016 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    06/02/2016

    Downtown Nashville will experience changes in traffic flow to accommodate the events and activities of the 2016 CMA Music Festival. Read more.

  • : More Live Music Added to Independence Day Festivities with Concert on July 3 and Family Fun Zone on July 4

    06/02/2016

    GRAMMY-nominated singer-songwriter Brandy Clark will headline July 3 festivities in a run up to Nashville’s annual July 4 concert and fireworks show. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM TO HOST SPECIAL PROGRAMS DURING SUMMER NAMM, JUNE 23-25

    06/02/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host a weekend of special programs during Summer NAMM, June 23 to 25. Read more.

  • : BRETT ELDREDGE AND THOMAS RHETT ANNOUNCED AS THE HOSTS OF SUMMER’S HOTTEST CONCERT EVENT: “CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: COUNTRY’S NIGHT TO ROCK,” AIRING WEDNESDAY, AUG. 3 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    06/01/2016

    Two of Country Music’s hottest male vocalists will team up to host the summer’s hottest television music event when the ABC Television Network airs “CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" on Wednesday, Aug. 3 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET). Read more.

  • : COUNTRY SUPERSTAR ALAN JACKSON GOES “UNPLUGGED” FOR FANS

    06/01/2016

    Country music superstar Alan Jackson will be center-stage at Downtown Nashville’s Acme Feed & Seed. The music icon will play a very special installment of the Lower Broadway venue’s acclaimed songwriter series, Acme Unplugged Presented by Wrangler. Read more.

  • : LITTLE OCTOPUS MOVING

    05/31/2016

    POP Nashville’s most recent concept Little Octopus, helmed by Chef Daniel Herget, is ending it’s one year pop-up run July 31st at the East Nashville location POP at 604 Gallatin Ave. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ADDS MORE ARTISTS FOR MUSIC FEST AT THE HALL PRESENTED BY COMCAST

    05/31/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will welcome thousands of country music fans to CMA Music Festival, June 9 to 12. Read more.

  • : TWO NEW STAGES ADDED TO CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: AT&T SKYVIEW STAGE AND BUDWEISER ACOUSTIC STAGE AT ASCEND AMPHITHEATER

    05/31/2016

    As Nashville grows, so does CMA Music Festival. Read more.

  • : WXNA Community Radio Takes to Nashville Airwaves on June 4

    05/31/2016

    WXNA-LPFM “Low Power, High Voltage Radio” will make its official on-air debut on June 4, 2016, exactly 18 months to the day since the Nashville-based, non-profit, listener-supported community radio station received its construction permit from the Federal Communications Commission. Read more.

  • : Husband and wife cocktail team PourTaste will release the world’s first magnolia bitters since the 19th century

    05/31/2016

    Jon and Lindsay Yeager of PourTaste will release the first commercial magnolia bitters seen since the 19th century under their brand E Harlow on July 1st 2016. Read more.

  • : CMA PARTNERS WITH NCVC ON FREE INDOOR STAGE DURING CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    05/26/2016

    Bridgestone Arena is the cool place to be during 2016 CMA Music Festival, Thursday through Sunday, June 9-12. Read more.

  • : BLAKE SHELTON EXHIBIT TO FEATURE CHAIR FROM NBC’S THE VOICE AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    05/26/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will feature the award-winning, country music megastar Blake Shelton in an exhibit opening tomorrow, May 27, 2016. Read more.

  • : EXIT/IN CELEBRATES 45 YEARS IN NASHVILLE WITH THE 'ELLISTON PLACE STREET FEST' PRESENTED BY LIGHTNING 100 AND INDIE NASH

    05/25/2016

    To celebrate the venue's 45th anniversary in Music City, Exit/In, Lightning 100 and Indie Nash are proud to announce the return of the Elliston Place Street Fest on Saturday, July 23, 2016. Read more.

  • : NEW GERMANTOWN RESTAURANT HENRIETTA RED TO OPEN LATER THIS YEAR

    05/25/2016

    Nashville native Julia Sullivan has partnered with hospitality professional Allie Poindexter with plans to open Henrietta Red, a 4,500-square-foot restaurant and bar in the heart of Germantown. Read more.

  • : BRAD PAISLEY AND CARRIE UNDERWOOD HOST “THE 50th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” LIVE FROM NASHVILLE ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2

    05/25/2016

    Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will be returning to host Country Music’s Biggest Night in 2016. The 50th Annual CMA Awards airs live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY INTRODUCES NEW MENUS

    05/25/2016

    Following the recent announcement of new Executive Chef Garrett Pittler, City Winery in downtown Nashville has released all new menus now available in the restaurant as well as in the music and event venue. Read more.

  • : ALABAMA TO BE FEATURED IN EXHIBIT AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    05/25/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will delve into the personal stories and significant events of one of the most popular bands in America with Alabama: Born Country. Read more.

  • : CHRIS YOUNG HOSTS OPENING CEREMONIES AT NEW CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL VENUE: SKYVIEW STAGE AT ASCEND AMPHITHEATER ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8

    05/24/2016

    Country star Chris Young will kick off the 2016 CMA Music Festival Wednesday, June 8 (11:00 AM/CT) at the Festival’s new, state-of-the-art venue – Skyview Stage at Ascend Amphitheater. Read more.

  • : JUNE HAPPENINGS AT SPRINKLES CUPCAKES

    05/24/2016

    Sprinkles Cupcakes, the world’s first cupcake bakery, is already looking ahead to Negroni Week, Father’s Day, 4th of July, wedding season and more. See below for more details on some of the exciting things going on this June at Sprinkles. Read more.

  • : Brick to Canvas: A Survey of International Street Art - Part II

    05/23/2016

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to continue Brick to Canvas – A Survey of International Street Art, a two-part exhibition curated by the founders of the Nashville Walls Project, Tova Lobatz and Brian Greif. Read more.

  • : Images of Centennial Park in the Twentieth Century

    05/20/2016

    The Parthenon Museum is pleased to open an exhibition of 20th-century images of Centennial Park. Postcards from the Ridley Wills II Collection anchor the show with pastoral scenes from the early 1900s through a late twentieth-century image of the Parthenon’s west end framed against the skyscrapers of the city. Read more.

  • : Lafayette’s Chef Toby Rodriguez is heading to Nashville for the first stop of his Culinary Tour

    05/20/2016

    Chef Toby Rodriguez and the Lâche Pas Boucherie Chefs will begin their tour on May 22 just outside of Nashville, Tennessee. Read more.

  • : 3rd Annual Make Music Nashville happening at Nashville Zoo

    05/19/2016

    Nashville Zoo is once again taking part in Make Music Nashville on June 21. Join us at the Historic Grassmere Historic Home and Farm from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and listen to various acts perform. Zoo guests can even join in on a harmonica jam between 1 and 2 p.m. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE TO PRESENT INAUGURAL VISUAL ART FESTIVAL, OZ Art Fest, JUNE 21 – 25

    05/19/2016

    OZ Arts Nashville will present the inaugural OZ Art Fest, a visual art festival, exhibiting an array of large-scale and interactive works for both interior and exterior spaces, June 21-25. Read more.

  • : USL Expanding to Nashville: Music City, USA

    05/19/2016

    The United Soccer League has awarded an expansion franchise to DMD Soccer, a Nashville-based ownership group, to own and operate a team - USL Nashville 2018 - beginning with the 2018 USL season. Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL'S FAN FAIR X FOCUSES ON FANS

    05/18/2016

    Fan Fair X celebrates what CMA Music Festival is most well-known for: creating unique experiences Country fans won’t find anywhere else. Read more.

  • : ZAC BROWN BAND TO BE FEATURED IN EXHIBITION AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM

    05/18/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore Zac Brown Band’s rise to fame in Homegrown: Zac Brown Band, a career-spanning exhibition that opens July 22 and runs through July 2017. Read more.

  • : Red, White & Zoo Wine Event Set for July 8

    05/18/2016

    Tickets are now on sale for Nashville Zoo’s second annual Red, White & Zoo event scheduled for Friday, July 8. The after-hours social event takes patrons on an evening stroll through parts of the Zoo as they enjoy unlimited wine tastings from around the world. Read more.

  • : Carrabba’s Italian Grill Re-opened in New Space at The Mall at Green Hills

    05/17/2016

    The Mall at Green Hills today announced that Carrabba’s Italian Grill® has reopened in a new, redeveloped space on property. The 6,300 sq ft. restaurant is located off the shopping center’s Hillsboro Pike entrance. Read more.

  • : Musicians Corner Announces Special Performance and Documentary Film Screening With Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars at City Winery on May 23

    05/17/2016

    Musician Corner will present a special performance by Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars and a screening of their critically acclaimed documentary film at City Winery on Monday, May 23. Read More.

  • : ACME FEED & SEED ANNOUNCES THE MAY ACME UNPLUGGED, PRESENTED BY WRANGLER NETWORK

    05/17/2016

    Join us and The Wrangler Network, for Acme Unplugged; a unique, monthly night of music from Nashville’s finest local singers and songwriters at The Hatchery and live streamed on WranglerNetwork.com, as well as streaming live on Acme Radio via AcmeRadioLive.com and the TuneIn app. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY IMPACT VALUED AT $94 MILLION

    05/12/2016

    For every dollar it spends on programs, materials, and services, Nashville Public Library (NPL) provides $3.06 in value back to the community, according to an independent study by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce. Read more.

  • : North Nashville Celebrates the Sound of Jefferson Street with Music Festival

    05/10/2016

    The Jefferson St. United Merchants Partnership (JUMP) will host the 16th Annual Jefferson St. Jazz & Blues Festival June 17-18, 2016. Read more.

  • : TWO FORMER CHAMPIONS, TWO IRISH RACING ROYALTY TO COMPETE IN NASHVILLE’S IROQUOIS

    05/09/2016

    Two Euro racing legends are leading the UK contingency currently en route to Nashville with contenders in pursuit of the first leg of the million-dollar Brown Advisory Iroquois Cheltenham Challenge. Read more.

  • : MAFIAoZA’S MUSIC CITY BREWER’S FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 15 YEARS

    05/09/2016

    The 15th Annual MAFIAoZA’S Music City Brewer’s Festival presented by Waste Management and the Hilton of Downtown Nashville. Read more.

  • : Macchine Italiane: A Tour of Italy’s Motoring Spirit Opens Thursday, May 26 at Lane Motor Museum

    05/09/2016

    Macchine Italiane: A Tour of Italy’s Motoring Spirit is a look at Italy’s love affair with the automobile - from the affordable Fiat 500 to the exotic Lamborghini Urraco, with many interesting cars between. Macchine Italiane, open May 26, 2016 through May 22, 2017 at Nashville’s Lane Motor Museum, features over three dozen vehicles including race cars, motorcycles and even bicycles that demonstrate Italian design and engineering from 1936-2012. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet’s Degas + The Little Dancer Offers Colorful Adaptation of Beloved Children’s Book

    05/05/2016

    Nashville Ballet will bring the story of world-renowned sculptor Edgar Degas and his artistic muse, aspiring young ballerina Marie van Goethen, vividly to life in Degas + The Little Dancer for seven performances May 8-22, 2016, at The Martin Center for Nashville Ballet. Read more.

  • : JetBlue Takes Off For Tennessee With Flights To Nashville

    05/05/2016

    JetBlue today announced the start of its award-winning service to Nashville International Airport (BNA). The airline’s inaugural flight departed for the Tennessee state capital just after 7 a.m. Read more.

  • : Alabama, Sam Moore to be Newest Inductees into Music City Walk of Fame

    05/04/2016

    GRAMMY® winning band Alabama and the legendary Sam Moore, the voice behind “Soul Man,” will receive stars on the Music City Walk of Fame during an induction ceremony on May 26, 2016 at 1 p.m. in Walk of Fame Park, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY REPORTS STRONG APRIL NUMBERS

    05/04/2016

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center generated $93.9 million in economic impact in April for a fiscal year-to-date total of over $320.9 million. Read more.

  • : Mexican National Team U.S. Tour to Make First-Ever Visit to Nashville for October 8 Match at Nissan Stadium

    05/04/2016

    The annual Mexican National Team U.S. Tour will make its first ever visit to Nashville, Tenn. on Saturday, October 8, with “El Tricolor” taking on an opponent to be named later at Nissan Stadium, home of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans. Read more.

  • Citizen Cope, Jason Isbell and Old Crow Medicine Show, and Ashley Monroe Set to Perform Live Streamed Concerts for The Soundtrack of America: Made in Tennessee Tourism Initiative

    05/03/2016

    The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development today announced an exclusive live streamed concert series with performances from Citizen Cope, Jason Isbell and Old Crow Medicine Show, and Ashley Monroe at iconic attractions in Memphis, Nashville and Knoxville on May 23-25. Read more.

  • : Tinney Contemporary Presents Brick to Canvas: A Survey of International Street Art

    05/02/2016

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present a two-part exhibition curated by the founders of the Nashville Walls Project, Tova Lobatz and Brian Greif. Read more.

  • : JOHN FORD COLEY, ROXIE DEAN AND BYRON HILL TO HEADLINE SONGWRITER’S NIGHT SUPPORTING MIDDLE TENNESSEE’S COMBAT INJURED HEROES

    05/02/2016

    Celebrated Songwriters John Ford Coley, Roxie Dean and Byron Hill will perform at the Joshua Chamberlain Society’s Songwriter’s Night on June 11, 2016, at Green Door Gourmet’s Grand Barn in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Presents Music Masters: A Conversation with Bob Neuwirth This Saturday, May 7, at 1:30 p.m.

    05/02/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s quarterly program series Music Masters returns Saturday, May 7, with music industry veteran Bob Neuwirth. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works opens at Nashville International Airport (BNA)

    05/02/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works has landed at Nashville International Airport (BNA). Read more.

  • : RIPCORD in Nashville, TN

    05/01/2016

    Urban will make a stop in Nashville, as part of a coast-to-coast RIPCORD promotional run for a free, outdoor, daytime performance at the Bridgestone Plaza on Monday, May 9th at 12:00PM CT. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Family Camp Out

    04/28/2016

    Ever wonder what Nashville Zoo is like at night? Now’s your chance to find out at Zzzoofari Slumber set for May 28-29. Read more.

  • : ACME ROOFTOP YOGA IS BACK

    04/28/2016

    Summer weather has arrived and that means Sanctuary for Yoga and Acme Feed & Seed are ready to bring back the rooftop Yoga Buzz series. Read more.

  • : Musicians Corner Announces Special Performance and Documentary Film Screening

    04/28/2016

    Musician Corner will present a special performance by Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars and a screening of their critically acclaimed documentary film at City Winery on Monday, May 23. Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL CONTINUES TO GROW WITH GILDAN® BROADWAY STAGE LINEUP

    04/27/2016

    CMA Music Festival is proving to be the biggest summer concert destination for Country Music fans with the announcement of performers on the Gildan Broadway Stage at Hard Rock Cafe. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE WINE AND FOOD FESTIVAL TO BE HELD MAY 21

    04/27/2016

    Corkdorks Wine, Spirits, Beer will present the 3rd Annual Nashville Wine and Food Festival this year on May 21. Read more.

  • : Capitol District Street Fair

    04/27/2016

    The 3rd Annual Capitol District Street Fair brings together the Germantown, Salemtown, Hope Gardens, and Buena Vista neighborhoods for a day of music, food, lawn games, and celebration in Morgan Park. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PREPARES FOR MUSIC FEST AT THE HALL

    04/26/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum welcomes thousands of country music fans to CMA Music Festival, June 9 to 12. Read more.

  • : 33rd Annual Home Decorating & Remodeling Show

    04/26/2016

    The 33rd Annual Home Decorating Remodeling Show will take place at the Music City Center September 16-18. Read more.

  • : THE OCTONAUTS DIVE INTO FIRST U.S. THEATRE TOUR, PERFORM AT TPAC ON NOVEMBER 6

    04/26/2016

    Explore. Rescue. Protect! "Octonauts" announces a brand new, action-packed and interactive theatre show for the first time in the U.S. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum to Participate in The Big Payback on May 3, 2016

    04/26/2016

    On May 3, 2016 the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will take part in The Big Payback, a region-wide, 24-hour, online giving event created to help Middle Tennessee non-profits raise funds vital to their work. Read more.

  • : Off-Broadway’s Hilarious Dixie's Tupperware Party

    04/26/2016

    Dixie's Tupperware Party, the hilarious show starring Dixie Longate which turned Off-Broadway into Tupperware-mania and garnered the prestigious 2008 Drama Desk Award Nomination, rolls into the Tennessee Performing Arts Center for a strictly limited engagement of seven performances June 21-26. Read more.

  • : Southern Icee Presents Friday Night Movies at the Zoo

    04/26/2016

    Nashville Zoo’s outdoor movie series, Zoovies, kicks off Friday, May 27. Guests can pack a picnic, put down a blanket and enjoy Minions as the sun goes down. Read more.

  • : Tickets, Hotel Packages Now on Sale for Southern Living’s Labor Day Weekend Events

    04/25/2016

    Southern Living has partnered with Nashville to celebrate the brand’s 50th anniversary in 2016 with Nashville Now (#NashvilleNow), an event taking place Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1 to 5, throughout Music City. Read more.

  • : OAK STEAKHOUSE ANNOUNCES NASHVILLE DEBUT

    04/22/2016

    Following the success of sister restaurants in Charleston, S.C. and Atlanta, the Charleston-based Indigo Road Restaurant Group will introduce Nashville to the nationally lauded concept positioned within walking distance of Nashville’s most iconic destinations. Read more.

  • : The new Cirque du Soleil touring show inspired by James Cameron’s AVATAR

    04/22/2016

    The new Cirque du Soleil touring show inspired by James Cameron’s record-breaking movie AVATAR, TORUK – The First Flight, will be presented at Bridgestone Arena from August 24-28, as part of a global tour in arenas around the world. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD OFFERS FREE ADMISSION ON MAY 6 FOR NATIONAL PUBLIC GARDENS DAY

    04/21/2016

    Cheekwood is offering free admission on Friday, May 6 as part of National Public Gardens Day. Read more.

  • : CMA ANNOUNCES LINEUP FOR FREE DAILY CONCERTS ON THE PARK STAGE IN WALK OF FAME PARK DURING 2016 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    04/20/2016

    Momentum continues to build for CMA Music Festival with the announcement of nearly 40 acts confirmed to perform during free daily concerts on The Park Stage in Walk of Fame Park Thursday-Sunday, June 9-12 in downtown Nashville. Read more.

  • : Bon Appétit Returns to Nashville for an Epic Culinary Crawl Mixing Two Pure Passions – Music and Food – on June 4

    04/20/2016

    There is only one place to be in Music City on June 4 and that is on the Bon Appétit Grub Crawl. With 15 hot restaurants, bars and venues, awesome music throughout the event and Bon Appétit’s editors, this roving, high energy event returns to a Bon Appétit favorite city. Read more.

  • : Country Superstar Brad Paisley to Host a Night of Stand-Up Comedy on Monday, May 16 as Part of the Wild West Comedy Festival

    04/19/2016

    Country music superstar Brad Paisley will host a night of stand-up comedy featuring comedians Jon Reep, Sarah Tiana and Mike E. Winfield at Zanies Comedy Club on Monday, May 16 at 8:30 pm, as part of the weeklong Wild West Comedy Festival. Read more.

  • : FINELY TUNED BEER DINNER MENU

    04/18/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works releases the menu for their Spring "Finely Tuned Craft Beer Dinner;" featuring beer pairings alongside the unique craft beer inspired cuisine of their very own Chef Jay Mitchell. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE CHILDREN’S THEATRE ANNOUNCES 85TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON

    04/15/2016

    Nashville Children’s Theatre (NCT) is thrilled to announce its 85th Anniversary season. Read more.

  • : ACME FEED & SEED ANNOUNCES THE APRIL ACME UNPLUGGED, PRESENTED BY WRANGLER NETWORK

    04/15/2016

    April’s Acme Unplugged is curated by hit country songwriter Jamie Paulin. The round will feature performances​ by Jamie, as well as by friends Craig Campbell, Justin Wilson, and Mark Nesler. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY ANNOUNCES FIRST LINE OF NASHVILLE-MADE WINES

    04/15/2016

    Just in time for spring picnics, backyard barbecues and perfect patio weather, City Winery has announced the launch of its first line of grapes crushed, aged and bottled in downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FOUR DAYS OF FREE CONCERTS AT THE RIVERFRONT STAGE

    04/13/2016

    Country Music fans attending the 2016 CMA Music Festival will be ready to party on the Cumberland with the announcement of performers for the Riverfront Stage. Read more.

  • : SPRING HAPPENINGS AT THE GULCH’S CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE: COOKING CLASS, HIGH TEA AND MORE

    04/13/2016

    Spring happenings at The Gulch's Chauhan Ale & Masala House: cooking class, high tea, and more. Read more.

  • : Musicians Corner Announces Spring 2016 Season in New Permanent Home Launches Acoustic Friday Nights Series

    04/12/2016

    Musicians Corner, Nashville’s destination for free music, will begin its seventh year of free music events with a two-day Kick Off Celebration in its permanent location in Centennial Park on Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14. Read more.

  • : The Best Fest Announces Dylan Fest Nashville: A Celebration of Bob Dylan's 75th Birthday

    04/12/2016

    The Best Fest is proud to announce Dylan Fest: A Celebration of Bob Dylan's 75th Birthday. Set for May 23rd and 24th at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, the two-night concert event will see an extraordinary array of artists paying tribute to the music of Bob Dylan with unprecedented performances of their favorite Dylan songs. Read more.

  • : TPAC CELEBRATES NASHVILLE’S CREATIVE CAPACITY WITH 2016-17 BROADWAY SEASON

    04/12/2016

    Beginning and ending with productions featuring significant local connections, the nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC)’s 2016-17 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway at TPAC season shines a spotlight on Music City’s vibrant and talented creative community and celebrates the region’s growing appreciation for the best of Broadway. Read more.

  • : Destination Nashville's New Website

    04/12/2016

    Destination Nashville, the award winning Nashville based destination management company, recently rebranded and unveiled a redesigned website. Read More.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER SURPASSES $225 MILLION IN ECONOMIC IMPACT FOR FY 2016

    04/12/2016

    The Music City Center announced today that the building generated $21.2 million in economic impact in March for a fiscal year-to-date total of over $225 million. Read more.

  • : TailGate Beer to offer three new canned beers

    04/12/2016

    TailGate Beer, a Nashville-based craft brewery and taproom, will offer three new canned varieties this spring, announces Wesley Keegan, owner. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum to be Featured on NBC’s TODAY Show Wednesday, April 13

    04/11/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will be featured on NBC’s TODAY Show on Wednesday, April 13. Keith Urban and Vince Gill will discuss the museum’s All for the Hall benefit concert and flagship education program, Words & Music. Read more.

  • : THREE LOCAL INDUSTRIES COLLIDE AT BEER+FARM POP-UP DINNER

    04/11/2016

    Beer lovers and foodies alike are invited to indulge in an extensive five-course dinner, complete with craft beer pairings from Mantra Artisan Ales, at the Eat Like Kings BEER+FARM Pop-up dinner on Friday, April 22nd. Read more.

  • : A BEER FOR EVERY MANTRA, NOW AVAILABLE IN SIX-PACKS

    04/07/2016

    While beer enthusiasts have been able to enjoy the unique flavors of Mantra Artisan Ales at their Franklin taproom—and from a limited number of taps around Music City—since opening in 2015, the craft brewery has announced that three of their most celebrated beers can now be purchased at retail stores and an expanded list of restaurants and bars throughout Nashville and Chattanooga. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Uncovers Untold Stories with 2016-2017 Performance Season

    04/07/2016

    Nashville Ballet will uncover the untold during its 2016-2017 performance season that includes fresh takes on familiar stories, returning favorites and brand-new works. Upcoming Music City collaborations include Sugar + The Hi-Lows and Ten out of Tenn, as well as a tour to the Kennedy Center with Ben Folds. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE LAUNCHES SPEAK EASY: A CELEBRATION OF THE WRITTEN AND SPOKEN WORD, A NEW SERIES FEATURING WRITERS AND STORYTELLERS, MAY 4-7

    04/07/2016

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to announce Speak Easy: A Celebration of the Written and Spoken Word, a new series in which the pioneering contemporary arts center will present the city’s and the country’s best writers and storytellers, May 4-7. Read more.

  • : LIGHTNING 100’S LIVE ON THE GREEN MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2016 DATES

    04/06/2016

    Lightning 100 announced the return of the Live On The Green Music Festival to Public Square Park in downtown Nashville. Read more.

  • : SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE PRESENTS ANNUAL GENEROUS HELPINGS EVENT

    04/06/2016

    Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee announces the return of Generous Helpings on Thursday, May 12, 2016, beginning at 6:00 p.m. at City Winery in downtown Nashville. Read more.

  • : Wild West Comedy Festival Brings Kathy Griffin to TPAC's Polk Theater May 21

    04/06/2016

    Third Annual Wild West Comedy Festival Brings Chris Tucker, Jeff Foxworthy, Trevor Noah, Kathy Griffin, Joe Rogan, Russell Peters, Miranda Sings, Kevin Smith + Jason Mewes, The Fighter & The Kid Live, Maria Bamford, Michael Carbonaro and Many More to Nashville May 16-22 Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL PERFORMERS FOR THE NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT NISSAN STADIUM

    04/06/2016

    CMA Music Festival’s Nightly Concerts just got even bigger. CMA Announced via the CMA Music Festival app that Frankie Ballard, Clint Black, Charlie Daniels Band, Exile, Marshall Tucker Band, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Ray Stevens, and The Oak Ridge Boys will perform as part of the Nightly Concerts at Nissan Stadium. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Announces Free Community Concerts for 2016

    04/06/2016

    The Nashville Symphony has announced its Community Concerts for 2016, consisting of seven performances at public parks throughout Middle Tennessee this June. Read more.

  • : THE MALL AT GREEN HILLS TO SPONSOR NASHVILLE FASHION WEEK, CITY LIGHTS: READY-TO-WEAR RUNWAY SHOW FRIDAY NIGHT APRIL 8, 2016

    04/06/2016

    The Mall at Green Hills will sponsor Nashville Fashion Week’s final runway show City Lights: Ready-to Wear benefitting the Nashville Forward Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee on Friday April 8, 2016. Read more.

  • : PEG LEG PORKER TENNESSEE STRAIGHT BOURBON WINS GOLD MEDAL AT SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION

    04/05/2016

    Peg Leg Porker’s second lot of Tennessee Straight Bourbon Whiskey, aged eight years and released this year, has won a Gold Medal at the 2016 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Read more.

  • : Local Art-Focused Miniature Golf Course to be Added to First Tennessee Park

    04/05/2016

    A 9-hole miniature golf course, affectionately called The Country Club at The Band Box, will double as a public art showcase and a fun form of entertainment in the right field of First Tennessee Park, home of the Nashville Sounds. Read more.

  • : Tickets Now On Sale for Brew at the Zoo

    04/04/2016

    Animals, entertainment, local food trucks and over 100 craft beers are all on tap for the fifth annual Brew at the Zoo set for Friday, June 3 from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Read more.

  • : Predators Playoff Tickets on Sale April 6

    04/04/2016

    Individual tickets for the first round of the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs will go on sale to the general public on Wednesday, April 6 at 10 a.m. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY NASHVILLE NAMES GARRETT PITTLER EXECUTIVE CHEF

    04/04/2016

    City Winery Nashville, downtown Nashville’s restaurant, music venue and urban winery, is proud to announce the addition of Garrett Pittler as Executive Chef. Read more.

  • : FISK UNIVERSITY TO HOST SESQUICENTENNIAL SCHOLARSHIP GALA AT MUSIC CITY CENTER

    04/01/2016

    As part of a yearlong celebration, Fisk University will host its Sesquicentennial Scholarship Gala, with performers Wynonna Judd and the Fisk Jubilee Singers, at the Music City Center on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 7:00pm. Read more.

  • : MARKETFEST CELEBRATES THE “HIPSTORIC” WEST NASHVILLE NEIGHBORHOODS & OPENING DAY OF RICHLAND PARK FARMER’S MARKET

    03/31/2016

    On Saturday, May 21 the Sylvan Park Neighborhood Association invites Nashville to Richland Park MarketFest, marking opening day of the newly revived Richland Park Farmer’s Market and celebrating the hipstoric West Nashville Neighborhoods. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to host free presentation with nationally known eclipse expert, author

    03/31/2016

    What will cause Nashville’s sky to go dark in August 2017? Adventure Science Center invites the public to find out on Saturday, April 2, at 1 p.m. during a special presentation about the coming solar eclipse. Read more.

  • First Upcycled Art Boutique Benefitting People with Disabilities to Open in Middle Tennessee

    03/31/2016

    SmART! Supplies, a social enterprise of Progress Inc. will open the first upcycled art boutique in Middle Tennessee during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, April 7th at 10:00 a.m. at their Berry Hill location (4 Buchi Court, Nashville TN 37204). Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES SUNDAY LINEUP FOR THE NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT NISSAN STADIUM

    03/30/2016

    CMA Music Festival’s stadium lights will shine on Luke Bryan, Brett Eldredge, Little Big Town, Thomas Rhett, and Keith Urban when they perform Sunday, June 12 as part of the Nightly Concerts at Nissan Stadium. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s Frist Center Hosts All-Star Assembly of Spectacular Italian Vehicles, Including Alfa Romeo, Bizzarrini, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Lancia and Maserati

    03/30/2016

    Opening May 27, 2016, at Nashville’s Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Bellissima! The Italian Automotive Renaissance, 1945–1975 marks an unprecedented gathering of rare and stunning Italian-designed automobiles and motorcycles in a museum setting. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE’S NEWEST AND HOTTEST HOTEL – THE WESTIN NASHVILLE – OPENING DOWNTOWN IN FALL 2016

    03/30/2016

    Capture the vibrant energy of Nashville through a unique and fulfilling hotel experience in the center of Music City. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Opens New African-Themed Entrance on April 9

    03/30/2016

    Join Nashville Zoo and Nashville Mayor Megan Barry for the grand opening of the Zoo’s new African-themed Entry Village on April 9 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Read more.

  • : EDGEHILL RELEASES FIRST-EVER BRUNCH, COCKTAIL MENUS

    03/30/2016

    Boozy Sundays just got better: Edgehill, the landmark coffee shop and restaurant in Edgehill Village, recently announced the addition of a brunch and cocktail menu to its already popular food and drink repertoire. Read more

  • : CMA ANNOUNCES CHARLIE DANIELS, FRED FOSTER, AND RANDY TRAVIS AS NEWEST MEMBERS OF THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME

    03/29/2016

    The Country Music Association announced today that Charlie Daniels, Fred Foster, and Randy Travis will become the newest members of the revered Country Music Hall of Fame in 2016. Read more.

  • : Vince Gill to Receive Hospitality Industry’s Top Award for Contributions to Success of the Tourism and Convention Business in Nashville

    03/24/2016

    Vince Gill, a multi-GRAMMY winning singer-songwriter widely respected for his humanitarian work and generous support of charitable causes in Nashville, will receive the hospitality industry’s top award for contributions to the success of the tourism and convention business in Nashville by someone outside the industry, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : Hermitage Golf Course Opens Luxury Cottages

    03/24/2016

    Hermitage Golf Course announces the opening of 8 luxury cottages on the grounds of Nashville’s #1 daily fee golf course. Read more.

  • : Opening Act Named For Rockin' & Racin' At Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville April 8/9 Event Features ARCA, CRA, SSS, & Colt Ford Concert

    03/23/2016

    Track Enterprises of Macon, IL, continues to add more excitement to Rockin' & Racin' at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Concludes 30th Anniversary Season with Epic Carmina Burana Season Finale Includes World Premiere of Layla & The Majnun

    03/23/2016

    Nashville Ballet will conclude its 30th anniversary season on the main stage with a local collaboration of epic proportions during Carmina Burana April 22-24, 2016, at TPAC’s Jackson Hall. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Throws Party for the Planet

    03/22/2016

    Join the Nashville Zoo in celebrating Earth Day at our first annual Party for the Planet on April 22. Activities will include special keeper talks, docent conservation tours, a recycled art contest, games and more. Party for the Planet is free with Zoo admission or membership. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Presents Nashville Cats: Salute to Legendary Guitarist Pete Wade

    03/22/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will present Nashville Cats: Salute to Legendary Guitarist Pete Wade on Saturday, April 16, at 1:30 p.m., in the museum's Ford Theater. Read more.

  • : EDGEHILL VILLAGE KICKS OFF SPRING WITH FREE EVENT

    03/22/2016

    Edgehill Village, the popular mixed-use development in the heart of Nashville’s historic Edgehill neighborhood, is presenting the second annual Edgehill Rocks event on Saturday, April 2nd, from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM AND OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF BOB DYLAN’S BLONDE ON BLONDE

    03/21/2016

    To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Bob Dylan’s classic album Blonde on Blonde, the Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum will host Grammy-winning Old Crow Medicine Show in concert at 8 p.m. May 12 and 13, in the museum’s CMA Theater. Read more.

  • : CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE HOSTS UPCOMING EVENTS FEATURING HOLI FESTIVAL, MONTHLY HIGH TEA AND EASTER JAZZ BRUNCH

    03/17/2016

    Three upcoming events at Chauhan Ale & Masala House. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO CELEBRATE SIXTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF “BLUE SUEDE SHOES” WITH SALUTE TO CARL PERKINS

    03/17/2016

    March 17, 2016 – The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will present a special panel discussion and performance to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of Carl Perkins’ “Blue Suede Shoes.” Read more.

  • : CHAFFIN’S BARN DINNER THEATRE PRESENTS: 50 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE!

    03/17/2016

    Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre latest show is The Taffetas occurring March 17th through April 24th. Read more.

  • : TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE FOR SAVOR NASHVILLE BENEFITING THE JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AND MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE

    03/17/2016

    Tickets are now available for Music City’s most talked about culinary event, Savor Nashville, benefiting the James Beard Award Foundation and Make-A-Wish of Middle Tennessee. A wave of talented chefs will arrive in Nashville this spring to the delight of foodies who have been patiently waiting for the annual event’s return. Read more.

  • : Brunch at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    03/16/2016

    Locals and hotel guests are invited to attend the annual Loews Vanderbilt Easter Brunch, hosted by new executive chef Silvio Rosalen. Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FRIDAY LINEUP FOR THE NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT NISSAN STADIUM

    03/16/2016

    CMA Music Festival’s Friday night stadium lights will shine on Eric Church, Sam Hunt, Chris Stapleton, Carrie Underwood, and Hank Williams, Jr. when they perform Friday, June 10 as part of the Nightly Concerts at Nissan Stadium. Read more.

  • : Family Entertainment at TPAC on April 23 Children of All Ages Love Egg

    03/16/2016

    The nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) invites families with young children to an afternoon of storytelling, illusion, and wonder in the warmhearted Egg at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, in Andrew Johnson Theater. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to explore nanotechnology, light this Saturday

    03/14/2016

    Adventure Science Center will offer visitors a chance to explore the smallest science this Saturday, March 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. NanoDays and the Day of Light celebration will showcase cutting-edge discoveries in the field. Read more.

  • : Job Seekers Invited to Attend City’s First Hospitality Industry Job Fair on March 23 at Music City Center

    03/14/2016

    Job seekers are invited to attend a hospitality industry job fair on March 23, the first time the city has brought together employers in the tourism and convention sectors for a hiring event. Read more.

  • : Tony Award-winning The Bridges of Madison County Brings Romantic Story to Life at TPAC May 10-15

    03/14/2016

    Winner of the 2014 Tony Awards for Best Original Score and Best Orchestrations, the irresistible THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY makes its Nashville debut with a limited, one-week engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on May 10-15. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE WELCOMES BACK CHOREOGRAPHER BANNING BOULDIN AND HER COMPANY NEW DIALECT FOR THE WORLD PREMIERE OF SOUVENIRS, A NEW EVENING-LENGTH PROGRAM, APRIL 1 & 2

    03/14/2016

    New Dialect will perform the 70-minute Souvenirs nightly at 8pm, with doors opening at 7pm. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased at www.ozartsnashville.org. OZ Arts is located at 6172 Cockrill Bend Circle in Nashville, Tenn. Read more.

  • : ACME FEED & SEED ANNOUNCES THE MARCH ACME UNPLUGGED, PRESENTED BY WRANGLER NETWORK​

    03/14/2016

    Join us and The Wrangler Network, for Acme Unplugged; a unique, monthly night of music from some of Nashville’s finest songwriters at The Hatchery and live streamed on WranglerNetwork.com. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works New Hours

    03/13/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works announces that their tasting room is now open 7 days a week; brunch on Sundays. Read more.

  • : Local Printmaker/Mixed Media Artist Carrie Cox’s New Show Then Again, Opens March 17 at Turnip Green Creative Reuse’s Green Gallery

    03/09/2016

    The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse (TGCR) presents Then Again,: An Art Opening from Platetone Printmaking Paper and Book Arts member, Carrie Cox. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to host free presentation with nationally known eclipse expert, author

    03/09/2016

    What will cause Nashville’s sky to go dark in August 2017? Adventure Science Center invites the public to find out on Saturday, April 2, at 1 p.m. during a special presentation about the coming solar eclipse. Read more.

  • : Nashville Hospitality Industry Leaders Continue to Receive National Recognition

    03/09/2016

    Nashville swept the top two spots in a ranking of the most outstanding meeting hotels in the United States as determined by Cvent, a global meetings management company. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to host free presentation with nationally known eclipse expert, author

    03/09/2016

    What will cause Nashville’s sky to go dark in August 2017? Adventure Science Center invites the public to find out on Saturday, April 2, at 1 p.m. during a special presentation about the coming solar eclipse. Read More.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES THURSDAY NIGHT LINEUP FOR THE NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT NISSAN STADIUM

    03/09/2016

    CMA has announced the artists who will be appearing Thursday, June 9 as part of the Nightly Concerts at CMA Music Festival. Read More.

  • : CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY REPORTS STRONG FEBRUARY NUMBERS

    03/09/2016

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center generated over $28 million in economic impact in the month of February, which is $5 million more than the economic impact generated in February of last year. Read more.

  • : Spring Gardening Classes at Nashville Zoo

    03/09/2016

    Nashville Zoo and the Davidson County Master Gardeners are hosting gardening classes on Saturdays this April. The informal sessions cover a variety of topics, including composting, organic gardening and canning. Read more.

  • : Jana Kramer to Perform at Ballet Ball 2016

    03/08/2016

    Country music star Jana Kramer is among a diverse group of artists to perform at Nashville Ballet’s largest annual fundraiser, Ballet Ball, at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Saturday, March 12. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works Cutaway® Crawfish Boil

    03/07/2016

    Tennessee Brew Works celebrates Spring with a “Cutaway® Crawfish Boil,” live music and craft beer. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to offer ‘Pi Day’ activities this Saturday

    03/07/2016

    It might sound irrational, but Pi (π) can be a piece of cake. It’s a never-ending number (3.1415…) that will make your head go in circles. Join the fun as Adventure Science Center celebrates Pi Day on Saturday, March 12, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC FANS LOOK FORWARD TO SUMMER NIGHTS AND STADIUM LIGHTS ALL MONTH LONG

    03/07/2016

    It may still be winter for most of America, but CMA and Country Music fans from around the globe are looking forward to summer nights and stadium lights at CMA Music Festival, Thursday through Sunday, June 9-12. Read more.

  • : Pedestrian Scramble intersection goes live on Broadway between 2nd and 5th Avenues North

    03/07/2016

    In an effort to improve the safety and experience of pedestrians, Metro Public Works is installing Nashville’s 1st “pedestrian scramble” diagonal crosswalks on Lower Broadway between 2nd and 5th Avenues North this week. The safer intersection markings are being installed as part of continued efforts to support the vitality of Nashville’s Lower Broadway. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE SHORES OPENS TREETOP ADVENTURE PARK FOR “SWING BREAK” March 18 - 26

    03/04/2016

    Families looking for something fun to do for Spring Break can have a “Swing Break” at the Treetop Adventure Park at Nashville Shores. The ropes course and zip lines attraction will be open daily for “Swing Break” from Friday, March 18 through Saturday, March 26. Read More.

  • : BLAKE SHELTON EXHIBIT TO DEBUT MAY 27 AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    03/04/2016

    Award-winning country music phenomenon Blake Shelton will be the subject of a career-spanning exhibition at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Blake Shelton: Based on a True Story, which opens May 27, 2016, will explore the life and work of one of country music’s most popular and multi-dimensional artists. Read More.

  • : Fisk Jubilee Singers® to Headline Benefit Concert at Ryman on April 9

    03/04/2016

    The world-renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers® will perform at the historic Ryman Auditorium on April 9 at 8 p.m. in a benefit concert honoring their history as Nashville’s earliest ambassadors of music and to help celebrate the 150th anniversary of Fisk University’s founding in 1866. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE’S IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE SWEETENS THE POT FOR INAUGURAL BROWN ADVISORY CHELTENHAM CHALLENGE

    03/04/2016

    Last fall, officials from the Iroquois Steeplechase in Nashville, Tennessee and Cheltenham Racecourse in the United Kingdom announced a $500,000 bonus to any horse that could win both the Iroquois and the Cheltenham World Hurdle within one calendar year. Read more.

  • : The Mall at Green Hills Launches Industry-First Navigation App to Make Shopping Easier and More Personalized

    03/04/2016

    To help customize the shopping and dining experience for customers, The Mall at Green Hills today announced the launch of an industry-first mobile app. The free app, available for Android and iPhone platforms, will offer consumers first-of-its-kind indoor navigation technology and a host of other shopper-friendly functionality. Read more.

  • : Soaring Eagle Lands at Nashville Zoo

    03/03/2016

    See Nashville Zoo from a new perspective on Soaring Eagle, the Zoo’s newest zip line experience officially opening on Friday, March 18. The two-seated thrill adventure takes riders on a tree-top trek to see giraffes, zebra, the downtown skyline and much more from 110 ft. in the air. Read more.

  • : Sheryl Crow to Headline July 4 Celebration at New Location

    03/03/2016

    Nine time GRAMMY-winner Sheryl Crow will headline Nashville’s July 4 celebration, which will include six acts in concert on two stages at Ascend Amphitheater and The Green at Riverfront Park, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : Music City Irish Fest Sets the Stage for Nashville Musicians to Join Irish Artists

    03/03/2016

    Music City Irish Fest (MCIF) is bringing together some of Nashville’s top musicians and the world’s best Irish musicians to collaborate, create and commemorate. MCIF is set to showcase Irish music March 12, 2016 from 11:00 am until 11:00 pm. The free family friendly festival will take over Demonbreun Hill. Read more.

  • : Sevier Park Fest Friday night concert welcomes Blues Traveler

    03/01/2016

    This year's Sevier Park Fest presented by Franklin American Mortgage kicks off on Friday May 6th with a special concert featuring Blues Traveler with Kansas Bible Company and Isaac Hayden. Read more.

  • : Keb’ Mo’ Set To Release Keb’ Mo’ LIVE - That Hot Pink Blues Album April 15; Available NOW For Pre-Sale

    02/29/2016

    Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, guitarist and contemporary blues artist, Keb’ Mo’, is set to release Keb’ Mo’ LIVE - That Hot Pink Blues Album on April 15. Read more.

  • : THE ULTIMATE COUNTRY MUSIC FAN EXPERIENCE: CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 45 YEARS IN 2016

    02/29/2016

    CMA Music Festival, the Ultimate Country Music Fan Experience, celebrates 45 years in 2016 with all the non-stop music, fan engagement, and artist experiences attendees have come to expect since the event began as Fan Fair® in 1972. Read more.

  • : Kidsville at the Parthenon Program Expands to Weekly Events in March

    02/29/2016

    Kidsville, a program of The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park, will expand its Kidsville at the Parthenon program from monthly to weekly beginning in March. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center’s MAD Bash to Feature Dusty Hill of ZZ Top as Honorary Chair

    02/29/2016

    Adventure Science Center's annual fundraising event, the MAD Bash, is quickly approaching on Saturday, March 5, at 7 p.m. at the Science Center. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s Music Row to Welcome New Fountains for Iconic ‘Musica’ Sculpture

    02/25/2016

    Nashville’s iconic Music Row sculpture, “Musica,” will be undergoing a major transformative addition with a series of choreographed fountains, effectively completing the work of acclaimed artist Alan LeQuire. Read more.

  • : Fountains of Musica Foundation

    02/23/2016

    The newly formed Fountains of Musica Foundation Board with Nashville Mayor Megan Barry will be holding a news conference to announce plans for the iconic Music Row sculpture “Musica” on Thursday, February 25 at 10:45 a.m., Bradley Arant Boult Cummings offices, Roundabout Plaza, 1600 Division Street, Suite 700, Nashville. Read more.

  • : Nashville Sets New Year’s Eve Record with $22.2 Million in Visitor Spending

    02/22/2016

    New Year’s Eve in Nashville in 2015 set a record for direct visitor spending at $22.2 million, up 28 percent from the record set in 2014 at $17.3 million. Read more.

  • : SWEETEN YOUR RIDE WITH FREE SPRINKLES CUPCAKES!

    02/22/2016

    Riding with Uber just got a little sweeter. Sprinkles Cupcakes has partnered with Uber to give riders a free, fresh baked cupcake with every ride this Tuesday, February 23 – starting at 11 a.m., until supplies run out. Read More.

  • : See Actor and Comedian Chris Tucker on May 20 at Nashville Municipal Auditorium "cause it's Friday, you ain't got no job and you ain't got sh*t to do"

    02/22/2016

    Actor and comedian Chris Tucker, best known for his roles in films such as “Rush Hour” and “Friday,” is the latest addition to the Wild West Comedy Festival line-up. Tucker, whose wildly-successful first-ever stand-up special is currently streaming on Netflix, will perform at Nashville Municipal Auditorium on Friday, May 20 at 8pm. Tickets go on sale Friday, Feb. 26 at 10am CSTand are available at Ticketmaster.com. Read more

  • : AND THE AWARD FOR BEST OSCAR VIEWING PARTY GOES TO… CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE!

    02/19/2016

    Lights! Camera! Action! In celebration of this year’s 88th Academy Awards, Chauhan Ale & Masala House will be hosting a not-to-be-missed viewing party, complete with spiced popcorn, an Oscar-themed photo booth and special a la carte food and cocktail offerings. Read more.

  • : Southwest Airlines to Begin Nonstop Service to Charlotte

    02/18/2016

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announces Southwest Airlines will begin daily nonstop service to Charlotte and will add an additional flight to Denver (5x daily), Los Angeles (3x daily) and Fort Lauderdale (3x daily). Tickets are now available for purchase to all four destinations, and service begins Aug. 7. Read more.

  • : MANTRA ARTISAN ALES LAUNCHES SATURDAY YOGA TAPROOM CLASSES

    02/16/2016

    Detox and retox with a weekly yoga class at the Mantra Artisan Ales Taproom. Kicking off on February 20th, the hour-long, all levels class will run every Saturday at 10:30 a.m., with a complimentary beer of choice offered post workout. Although the class and pint are free, Mantra kindly asks that attendees make an open donation towards a charity. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE TO PRESENT Kid Koala’s Nufonia Must Fall LIVE, directed by K.K. Barrett, MARCH 4 & 5

    02/15/2016

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to present Montreal-based DJ, graphic artist, composer and music producer Kid Koala’s magical, multi-disciplinary adaptation of his graphic novel Nufonia Must Fall, March 4 & 5. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY PARNTERS WITH SIERRA NEVADA FOR “BREWS & BITES” ON FEB. 17

    02/12/2016

    City Winery Nashville and Sierra Nevada team up for an interactive and educational sampling of the breweries classic and seasonal beers on Wednesday, February 17. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER CONTINUES TO SEE YEAR OVER YEAR GROWTH

    02/11/2016

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center has generated $177 million in economic impact so far for fiscal year 2016. Read more.

  • : IROQUOIS STEEPLECHASE CELEBRATES 75 YEARS, MAY 14, 2016

    02/11/2016

    The Iroquois Steeplechase has been Nashville's rite of spring since 1941, attracting more than 25,000 spectators to watch the best horses and riders in the world race over hurdles on a three-mile turf track. Held the second Saturday of May each year at Percy Warner Park, May 14, 2016, will mark 75 years for the Iroquois Steeplechase and more than seven decades of Music City’s annual celebration of time-honored traditions, Tennessee hospitality and Southern fashions. Read more.

  • : Recycled Love: An Art Opening from Kentucky Museum Educator of the Year, Andee Rudloff

    02/11/2016

    The Green Gallery at Turnip Green Creative Reuse presents “Recycled Love” by Kentucky Museum Educator of the Year, Andee Rudloff. The opening takes place at 535 4th Ave. South, Nashville, TN 37210 on February 18, 2016 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Read more.

  • : Dave Stewart w/ Guest Martina McBride at Two Old Hippies

    02/11/2016

    Join producer, author, director, photographer, filmmaker, philanthropist Dave Stewart in conversation with country music star, Martina McBride, at his Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) book launch. Read more.

  • : TPAC and NECAT Partner to Present Interactive Workshop on “The Art of Special Effects Makeup”

    02/11/2016

    The nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) presents an interactive makeup workshop featuring renowned artists from film and television and in partnership with Nashville Education, Community, and Arts Television (NECAT). Read more.

  • : GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING MCA NASHVILLE COUNTRY STAR VINCE GILL SET TO VISIT AND PERFORM AT HIS POP UP STORE IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    02/10/2016

    GRAMMY Award-winning singer/songwriter/musician Vince Gill will be visiting and performing a free show at the special Vince Gill pop up store, housed inside the famed Ernest Tubb Record Shop on Nashville’s Lower Broadway, on 2/12 in celebration of his new studio album Down To My Last Bad Habit. Gill will perform several tracks from the album. Read more.

  • : BELCOURT THEATRE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL POP-UP SCREENINGS, INCLUDING NEW RELEASES, A NEW CULT AND GENRE SERIES, AND THE RETURN OF SCIENCE ON SCREEN

    02/09/2016

    The Belcourt Theatre announces its next pop-up screenings, scheduled for March and early April at varied locations. Read more.

  • : TAYLOR MAC TO MAKE NASHVILLE DEBUT WITH A 24-DECADE HISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC: 1806-1836, CO-COMMISSIONED AND PRESENTED BY OZ ARTS NASHVILLE, FEBRUARY 19 & 20

    02/08/2016

    Taylor Mac, a performance artist like no other, has embarked on a mammoth musical journey to chart the 24-decade history of popular music in America, interpreting songs from the birth of the nation to the present day, in ways that are by turns irreverent and poignant. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Announces Tenth Anniversary Season at Schermerhorn Symphony Center

    02/08/2016

    The Nashville Symphony has announced the concert lineup for its tenth anniversary season at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Kicking off with a gala performance featuring singer-pianist Ben Folds on September 10, the Symphony’s 2016/17 season will celebrate this milestone anniversary with a full year’s worth of concerts and special events. Read more.

  • : ACME FEED & SEED TO LAUNCH ACME RADIO ON FEBRUARY 10

    02/08/2016

    Acme Feed & Seed, in partnership with TuneIn, is pleased to announce the launch of Acme Radio. On Wednesday, February 10, 2016, listeners worldwide will be able to experience the variety and excellence of all things Nashville thanks to TuneIn’s unique platform – an app that provides listeners access to more than four million radio stations streaming from every continent. Read more.

  • : EDGEHILL’S OLD MENU FAVORITES ARE BACK

    02/08/2016

    Edgehill, a neighborhood coffee shop and restaurant in Edgehill Village, has added some old favorites back to their menu. Read more.

  • : EXPERIENCE THE RETURN OF THE SMASH-HIT MAMMA MIA! TO TPAC APRIL 26 - MAY 1

    02/08/2016

    Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus’ MAMMA MIA!, the smash-hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, returns to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement April 26 - May 1, 2016. Read more.

  • : Vince Gill Prepares for Down To My Last Bad Habit Available Friday Feb. 12

    02/04/2016

    There’s a new synonym for “everywhere” and it’s “Vince Gill.” Thanks to the excitement being generated by the Feb. 12 release of his new album—Down To My Last Bad Habit—Vince will be involving fans more intimately in more ways than ever before. Read more.

  • : DIERKS BENTLEY TO BE FEATURED IN EXHIBITION AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM

    02/04/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the life and career of multi-platinum entertainer Dierks Bentley with the exhibition Dierks Bentley: Every Mile a Memory, presented by Citi, which opens March 4, 2016, and runs through Sept. 6, 2016. The exhibition will include stage wear, guitars, song manuscripts, photos and more from Bentley’s personal collection. Read more.

  • : Wildhorse Saloon Begins $8.6 Million Renovation

    02/03/2016

    The Wildhorse Saloon today began a nearly $9 million renovation of its iconic 66,000-square-foot multi-floor entertainment enterprise on historic Second Avenue in downtown Nashville. Read more.

  • : LIFETIME HIT SERIES “BRING IT” SET TO HIT TPAC STAGE IN NASHVILLE ON JUNE 28

    02/03/2016

    Miss D and her Dancing Dolls, the stars of Lifetime’s hit series “Bring It!,” will perform live at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Tuesday, June 28 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the “Bring It! Live” national tour. Read more.

  • : The Hermitage Honors Black History Month

    02/03/2016

    During Black History Month this February, Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage will host four featured weekly programs and partner with various libraries for additional grant-funded education programs to explore the progress made by African-Americans. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center’s ‘Tinkering Garage’ reopens Feb. 13

    02/02/2016

    Feb. 2, 2016—Back by popular demand, Adventure Science Center is reopening its Tinkering Garage on Saturday, Feb. 13. The temporary exhibit, included with general admission, is a do-it-yourself maker space for families and science enthusiasts of all ages. Read more.

  • : Fontanel Nashville Small Hotels Winner

    02/02/2016

    The Inn at Fontanel today announced it has been recognized as the overall winner in the Small Hotels category of the 2016 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels, ranking First out of 152. Read more.

  • : THE HERMITAGE HOTEL ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF CORY UNTCH

    02/02/2016

    The Hermitage Hotel in downtown Nashville is excited to announce the addition of Executive Chef Cory Untch to its growing portfolio of staff. Read more.

  • : DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST RETURNS TO NASHVILLE MAY 31 – JUNE 5

    02/02/2016

    The award-winning, worldwide smash-hit Broadway musical DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, produced by NETworks Presentations, returns to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement May 31 – June 5, 2016. Read more.

  • : GOO GOO SHOP DESSERT BAR GRAND OPENING

    02/01/2016

    Goo Goo Cluster, LLC is pleased to announce the Goo Goo Shop Dessert Bar is now open for business. Located within the Goo Goo Shop at 116 3rd Avenue South in downtown Nashville, the Dessert Bar will give Nashville visitors and locals a chance to experience Goo Goo on a whole new level. Read more.

  • : MANTRA ARTISAN ALES EXPANDS TO CHATTANOOGA

    02/01/2016

    Mantra Artisan Ales, a brewery and taproom out of Franklin, Tenn. featuring high-quality craft beers with daring and unique flavor profiles, is proud to announce its expansion to Chattanooga, Tennessee. Read more.

  • : The Listening Room Cafe Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary the Best Way They Know How: With Stellar Live Music and Culinary Creations

    01/28/2016

    The Listening Room Cafe – Nashville’s favorite spot for great live music and a full menu of culinary creations – is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with an incredible line-up of artists and songwriters Friday, February 5, Saturday, February 6, and Sunday, February 7, including an entire day of music, food, and drink specials on Saturday and a Sunday brunch featuring the Song Suffragettes. The venue will also be running a $3 Yazoo brewery draft special all weekend. Read more.

  • : FEBRUARY HAPPENINGS AT SPRINKLES CUPCAKES

    01/27/2016

    Sprinkles Cupcakes, the world’s first cupcake bakery, is celebrating the love in the month of February. See below for more details on some of the exciting things going on this winter at Sprinkles. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s Frist Center Hosts All-Star Assembly of Spectacular Italian Sports Cars, Including Vehicles by Alfa Romeo, Bizzarrini, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Lancia and Maserati

    01/27/2016

    Bellissima! The Italian Automotive Renaissance, 1945–1975 celebrates the visual dynamism and spirit of innovation characterizing Italian coachbuilt cars, concept cars and motorcycles produced during the post–World War II economic revival. Read More.

  • : Historic Hellbender Hatches at Nashville Zoo

    01/26/2016

    On Oct. 11, 2015, the Zoo was successful in hatching an eastern hellbender that was the result of an egg being artificially fertilized with cryopreserved sperm; an achievement that had only been successful once before in an internal fertilizing tiger salamander in 2014. Read more.

  • : Shock Rock Legend Alice Cooper Brings Signature Sound to Nashville on May 2

    01/25/2016

    Alice Cooper, the legendary performer who pioneered a grandly theatrical brand of hard rock designed to shock, brings his signature sound and style to Nashville with a performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on May 2, 2016. Read more.

  • : Southern Living Partners with Nashville for Brand’s 50th Anniversary

    01/25/2016

    Southern Living, the leading authority on Southern life and culture, has partnered with Nashville to celebrate the brand’s 50th anniversary in 2016 with Nashville Now (#NashvilleNow), an event taking place Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1-5, throughout Music City. Read more.

  • : KEITH URBAN’S ALL FOR THE HALL BENEFIT FOR THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM RETURNS TO BRIDGESTONE ARENA ON TUESDAY, APRIL 12

    01/25/2016

    Four-time Grammy Award winner Keith Urban and Country Music Hall of Fame member Vince Gill, will return to Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on April 12 for the sixth, highly anticipated All for the Hall, a concert to benefit the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WELCOMES NEW AIRLINE AND ADDITIONAL INTERNATIONAL SERVICE

    01/25/2016

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today welcomes yet another new airline to Music City and additional international service. WestJet will begin seasonal, nonstop service to Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) starting June 15. Read more.

  • : NOTES OF COLOR BURST INTO BRILLIANT ARRANGEMENTS AT HAYNES GALLERIES

    01/22/2016

    A colorful and expressive garden is coming to Haynes Galleries. The gallery will soon open the exhibition “Symphony in Color,” a showcase of the stunning floral still lifes of watercolorist Susan Headley Van Campen. Read more.

  • : One week until ‘Doctor Who’ fans unite during Wibbly Wobbly Nights at Adventure Science Center

    01/21/2016

    Dust off that bowtie, hop in a TARDIS, grab your favorite Doctor Who fan and make plans to explore the science behind the popular sci-fi series during Wibbly Wobbly Nights Jan. 28 and 29 at Adventure Science Center! Read more.

  • : NHL ANNOUNCES CELEBRITY COACHES FOR 2016 HONDA NHL ALL-STAR GAME

    01/21/2016

    NHL fans and Country Music stars Dierks Bentley, Vince Gill, Charles Kelley, and Chris Young will serve as celebrity coaches for the 2016 Honda NHL® All-Star Game at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Sunday, Jan. 31, the National Hockey League announced today. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM AND MUSIC CITY ROOTS ADD LUTHER DICKINSON TO SAM PHILLIPS TRIBUTE CONCERT ON FEB. 3

    01/21/2016

    Guitarist and vocalist Luther Dickinson will join the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum and Music City Roots for a special tribute concert honoring Sun Records founder and producer Sam Phillips. The concert is set for Wednesday, Feb. 3, at 7:00 p.m. at The Factory at Franklin, Tenn. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $15 for reserved seats or $10 for general admission. Read more.

  • : CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE HOSTS UPCOMING EVENTS FEATURING EXCLUSIVE WHISKEY TASTING AND BEER DINNER

    01/21/2016

    Chauhan Ale & Masala House will host an exclusive whiskey tasting on Monday, January 25 highlighting five diverse whiskeys from various regions of the globe. Chef Maneet Chauhan will provide complimentary passed appetizers to pair with the flavors and aromas of each hand selected whiskey. Read more.

  • : PEG LEG PORKER RELEASES SECOND LOT OF TENNESSEE STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY

    01/21/2016

    Veteran Pitmaster Carey Bringle, otherwise known as the Peg Leg Porker, announced the Lot 2 release of his Peg Leg Porker Tennessee Straight Bourbon Whiskey today. Read more.

  • : Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Member Duane Eddy Named Next Nashville Cat

    01/20/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s quarterly program series Nashville Cats: A Celebration of Music City Musicians returns this Saturday, Jan. 23, with famed guitarist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Member Duane Eddy. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts First Annual Teddy Bear Clinic

    01/19/2016

    Children are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal friend to Nashville Zoo’s first annual Teddy Bear Clinic on Feb. 13 in the Zoo’s Croft Center Gallery. The Zoo’s Veterinary Department will be on call from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and again from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : Dancers and Zippers: Unique Art Bound by Imagination and Inspiration Art Opening January 21, 2016 at Turnip Green Creative Reuse

    01/19/2016

    Dancers and Zippers: Unique Art Bound by Imagination and Inspiration, a cooperative art exhibit featuring the works of Edith Costanza and Janet R Petrell, debuts with an opening reception at Turnip Green Creative Reuse's (TGCR) Green Gallery on January 21, 2016 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Read more.

  • : The Hermitage wins “Top Historical Spot” in Tennessee

    01/19/2016

    FlipKey, a subsidiary of TripAdvisor media group, has named Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage as a “Top Historical Spot Worth Traveling For” in the nation and the No. 1 historical attraction in Tennessee. Read more.

  • : NCVC Unveils First Centralized Website for Hospitality Industry Jobs

    01/19/2016

    The city’s first centralized website that links employers in the hospitality industry with job seekers was unveiled today by the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) as part of a new workforce initiative called Hospitality Works. Read more.

  • : BRIDGESTONE ARENA RANKS FIFTH IN U.S., 12TH IN WORLD TICKET SALES IN POLLSTAR AND VENUES TODAY 2015 YEAR-END REPORT

    01/19/2016

    Bridgestone Arena finished a successful 2015 ranked fifth in the United States and 12th in the world for concert ticket sales, according to international trade publication Pollstar’s 2015 Ticket Sales report. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SURPASSES 11.6 MILLION PASSENGERS IN 2015

    01/19/2016

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 11.6 million passengers in the 2015 calendar year, setting a new all-time passenger record. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SURPASSES 11.6 MILLION PASSENGERS IN 2015

    01/19/2016

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 11.6 million passengers in the 2015 calendar year, setting a new all-time passenger record. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SURPASSES 11.6 MILLION PASSENGERS IN 2015

    01/19/2016

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 11.6 million passengers in the 2015 calendar year, setting a new all-time passenger record. Read more.

  • : Last chance to see ‘Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived’ at Adventure Science Center

    01/18/2016

    Visitors at Adventure Science Center have only a couple more weeks to get up close and personal with Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived before it swims away on Jan. 31. Read More.

  • : Mayor Announces Unprecedented 60-Month Record-Breaking Streak of Hotel Rooms Sold, Hotel Taxes Collected

    01/14/2016

    Mayor Megan Barry today announced that Nashville’s hospitality industry has achieved an unprecedented milestone: 60 straight months of year-over-year record number of hotel rooms sold and hotel taxes collected. Read more.

  • : Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour comes to Nashville on March, 15th

    01/14/2016

    Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour comes to Nashville on March, 15th. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Offers Program for the Great Backyard Bird Count

    01/14/2016

    Nashville Zoo will be hosting a program on Feb. 6 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Gallery of the Zoo’s Croft Center for those interested in learning more about the Great Backyard Bird Count. The program will share the importance of the global bird census, outline how guests can participate, and teach basic skills needed for successful bird counting. Participation in the program is included with Zoo admission. Read more.

  • : AMERICAN SOUND AND BEAUTY: GUITARS FROM THE BACHMAN-GRETSCH COLLECTION OPENS THIS FRIDAY, JAN. 15, AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM

    01/11/2016

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will unveil American Sound and Beauty: Guitars from the Bachman-Gretsch Collection this Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. Read more.

  • : Judah & The Lion bring high-energy show to War Memorial Auditorium February 13

    01/08/2016

    War Memorial Auditorium, AC Entertainment and Lightning 100 announce Judah & The Lion will perform at the historic venue on Saturday, February 13, at 8:00 p.m. CT. Songstress Kristin Diable and local favorite Future Thieves will open the show. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ANNOUNCES THREE ADDITIONAL FRONTIER AIRLINES NONSTOPS

    01/07/2016

    Following a string of major air service announcements in 2015, Nashville International Airport (BNA) kicks off 2016 with new nonstop service from Frontier Airlines to three major markets--Orlando International Airport (MCO), Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL). Read more.

  • : ‘Doctor Who’ fans to unite during Wibbly Wobbly Nights at Adventure Science Center

    01/07/2016

    Dust off that bowtie, hop in a TARDIS, grab your favorite Doctor Who fan and make plans to explore the science behind the popular sci-fi series during Wibbly Wobbly Nights Jan. 28 and 29 at Adventure Science Center! Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER ON TRACK TO HAVE RECORD-BREAKING FISCAL YEAR

    01/07/2016

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center has generated $169 million in economic impact during the first half of fiscal year 2016, which is almost double the economic impact generated during the first half of fiscal year 2015. Read more

  • : Announcing Bluegrass Brunch at The Sutler

    01/07/2016

    January 17, The Sutler will offer Bluegrass Brunch. Read more.

  • : Dome Club offered this Saturday night at the Sudekum Planetarium

    01/05/2016

    The Sudekum Planetarium at Adventure Science Center will host its monthly Second Saturday series on Jan. 9, featuring Dome Club, a tour of the night sky and laser shows. Read more.

  • : CHEF AATUL JAIN JOINS CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE TEAM AS CORPORATE EXECUTIVE CHEF AND PARTNER

    01/05/2016

    Chef Maneet Chauhan and the team behind Chauhan Ale & Masala House are thrilled to welcome Chef Aatul Jain as Corporate Executive Chef and Partner for Chauhan Ale & Masala House as well as Chef Maneet’s two additional restaurant concepts set to open later this year. Read more.

  • : Kidsville at the Parthenon

    01/05/2016

    Kidsville at the Parthenon Celebrates The Mars Molecule Project and Valentine’s Day in January and February; Program Expands to Weekly Events at the Parthenon Beginning in March. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK KICKS OFF MONDAY, JANUARY 18

    01/05/2016

    Nashville Restaurant Week is returning to Music City January 18-24, inviting locals and visitors alike to enjoy special menus plus breakfast, lunch and dinner deals around town, all as a way to celebrate our city’s unique restaurants and give back to the diners that support them. Read more.

  • : RENOWNED COMPOSER/GUITARIST KAKI KING BRINGS HER MULTIMEDIA WORK THE NECK IS A BRIDGE TO THE BODY TO OZ ARTS NASHVILLE JANUARY 22 & 23, 2016

    01/05/2016

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to welcome master guitarist and composer Kaki King for two performances of her groundbreaking multimedia work The Neck Is a Bridge to the Body, in which King’s melodies, scratches, taps and strums trigger visuals crafted by Glowing Pictures (Animal Collective, David Byrne & Brian Eno, The Beastie Boys). Read more.

  • : Celebrate the ‘NOON’ Year at Adventure Science Center’s 12 Days of Science

    12/29/2015

    Adventure Science Center’s 12 Days of Science are coming to a close this week. From discovering what happens inside the brain during sleep to learning about the chemistry in food, there’s something for scientists of all ages. Read more.

  • : Food Trucks Announced for New Year’s Eve

    12/21/2015

    A wide variety of 18 food trucks will be on hand at the Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City, which is expected to be the largest ever. This is the seventh annual celebration, featuring two stages, seven bands, a Music Note drop at the stroke of midnight and Nashville’s longest fireworks show on New Year’s Eve. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM AND MUSIC CITY ROOTS TEAM UP FOR SPECIAL SHOW TO SALUTE SAM PHILLIPS

    12/21/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will join Music City Roots to present a special tribute concert in honor of Sun Records founder and producer Sam Phillips. The concert is set for Wednesday, Feb. 3, at 7:00 p.m. at The Factory in Franklin, Tenn. Read more.

  • : Music and Athleticism Come Together in Films by Dutch Artist Guido van der Werve at Nashville’s Frist Center

    12/17/2015

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Guido van der Werve: Nummers 2 6 8 14 from February 5 through May 1, 2016, in the Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery. Read more.

  • : TRISHA YEARWOOD: THE SONG REMEMBERS WHEN CLOSING SOON AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    12/16/2015

    The exhibition devoted to three-time Grammy winner Trisha Yearwood will close January 4, 2016, at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read More.

  • : David Feherty - Live Off Tour

    12/15/2015

    Former professional golfer on the European and PGA Tours, current writer and broadcaster with NBC Sports and the Golf Channel, David Feherty brings his sharp wit, colorful personality, and cutting-edge style to share great stories from behind the scenes at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : Nashville International Airport Announces Nonstop Service to San Francisco

    12/15/2015

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announced new nonstop service to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) on United Airlines, making it Nashville’s only nonstop flight to the Golden Gate City. Read more.

  • : INFINITY HOSPITALITY GROUP LAUNCHES ICONIC MUSIC VENUE: 12th & PORTER

    12/15/2015

    12th & Porter, one of Nashville’s most iconic music venues, will re-open for business on February 5th, 2016. Concertgoers looking to attend events will now have the opportunity to experience the recently renovated venue and its calendar of events. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM HOSTS SPECIAL CONCERT THIS SATURDAY WITH THE MARTIN FAMILY CIRCUS

    12/15/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will present a special family concert featuring the Martin Family Circus this Saturday, Dec. 19, at 2 p.m. Consisting of Grammy award-winning artist Paul Martin; his wife Jamie (daughter of Duane Allen of the Oak Ridge Boys); and their four children: March (17), Kell (14), Texas (10), and Tallant (8); the Martin Family Circus uses family harmonies and accomplished musicianship to create a contemporary, high-energy sound. Read more.

  • : Nashville Named Top Destination Marketing Organization in North America

    12/15/2015

    The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) has been named the top destination marketing organization in North America by members of the National Tour Association. The decision by the country’s tour operators to name Nashville the Gold recipient is a reflection of the city’s strength with group travelers. Read more.

  • : OTAKU RAMEN TO OPEN IN NASHVILLE’S THE GULCH NEIGHBORHOOD ON DECEMBER 19

    12/15/2015

    On Saturday, December 19, Chef/Owner Sarah Gavigan will broaden Nashville's culinary landscape by opening the city's first dedicated ramen shop, Otaku Ramen. Read more.

  • : Free rides available after 9 p.m. on MTA bus routes on New Year’s Eve

    12/15/2015

    Beginning at 9 p.m. Thursday, December 31, 2015, free bus rides will be available on all MTA bus routes, and service will be extended until 2:30 a.m. Friday, January 1, 2016, on 14 bus routes as part of a special Miller Lite Free Rides New Year’s promotion. Read more.

  • : Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera Returns in a Spectacular New Production by Cameron Mackintosh

    12/14/2015

    Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA premieres at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall March 9-20, 2016. With newly reinvented staging and stunning scenic design, this new version of PHANTOM is performed by a cast and orchestra of 52 people, making this one of the largest productions on tour in North America. Read more.

  • : CHAUHAN ALE & MASALA HOUSE CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS WITH SPECIAL MENUS AND UNIQUE GIFT OFFERINGS

    12/14/2015

    Chauhan Ale & Masala House is getting festive this holiday season with special menus for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve as well as unique gifts that are sure to please the foodie on every list. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER ON TRACK TO HAVE RECORD-BREAKING FISCAL YEAR

    12/11/2015

    The Music City Center announced this morning that the building has hosted over 130 events generating $168 million in economic impact so far this fiscal year. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works celebrates the 2-year anniversary

    12/10/2015

    Tennessee Brew Works celebrates the 2-­‐year anniversary of the TapRoom Grand Opening with a Holiday Birthday Bash, Saturday, December 12, 2015, from 6-­‐11PM. Nashville, TN, December 12, 2015 – Tennessee Brew Works has been brewing beer since August 2013. Read more.

  • : Dierks Bentley to headline IntelliCentrics Outdoor Concert Series as part of 2016 Honda NHL All-Star music lineup in Nashville

    12/10/2015

    Country music star Dierks Bentley leads an all-star line-up of performers for the indoor and outdoor concert series as part of the 2016 Honda NHL® All-Star festivities in Nashville, January 28-31. Read more.

  • : European Master Paintings, Decorative Arts, Rare Columbus Documents, and more from Illustrious Alba Collection on View at Nashville’s Frist Center

    12/09/2015

    Featuring works by Dürer, Goya, Murillo, Renoir, Ribera, Rubens, and more from the splendid palaces of the Alba dynasty in Spain, Treasures from the House of Alba: 500 Years of Art and Collecting will make its second and final stop in the U.S. at Nashville’s Frist Center for the Visual Arts from February 5 through May 1, 2016. Read more.

  • : ESTEEMED CHEF RYAN POLI TO TAKE OVER AS EXECUTIVE CHEF AT THE CATBIRD SEAT

    12/09/2015

    Continuing to act as a creative incubator, The Catbird Seat announces Ryan Poli as its new Executive Chef. Read more.

  • : THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM WELCOMES ALL TO FORD COMMUNITY DAY MADE POSSIBLE BY FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND

    12/09/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is pleased to partner with Ford Motor Company Fund for the seventh Ford Community Day. Museum admission will be FREE from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015, as a way to say thank you to the Middle Tennessee community and to lucky out-of-town visitors. Read more.

  • : Disney’s NEWSIES To hold auditions for male dancers in Nashville on Friday, December 11 for North American Tour

    12/09/2015

    Disney Theatrical Productions will hold an open call audition for male dancers for the North American touring production of NEWSIES, the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical smash, in Nashville on Friday, December 11 at 4:00pm at Gaylord Opryland Hotel (2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, TN 37214). This audition will be first come, first serve and is for technically trained Equity and non-Equity male dancers between 16–22 years old of all ethnicities who can tap and sing well. Read More.

  • : Trophies Presented at CMA’s Touring Industry Celebration in Nashville

    12/08/2015

    The winners were announced Monday for CMA’s touring industry honors known as the SRO Awards. The trophies were presented at an industry event at Marathon Music Read more.

  • : ‘Gifts, Gadgets & Games’ featured this Saturday at Adventure Science Center’s 12 Days of Science

    12/08/2015

    Adventure Science Center’s 12 Days of Science celebration continues this Saturday, Dec. 12, with “Gifts, Gadgets & Games,” a do-it-yourself toy extravaganza! Visitors can make their own toys to take home, while discovering the technology that makes them work. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s New Year’s Eve Bash to be Biggest Ever with Seven Bands, Two Stages, Music Note Drop and NYE’s Longest Fireworks Show

    12/08/2015

    The Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City (#NashvilleNYE) on Dec. 31 is expected to be the largest in the event’s seven-year history. This year’s celebration will feature seven bands, two stages and Nashville’s longest fireworks show on New Year’s Eve. As in past years, a Music Note drop at the stroke of midnight will usher in 2016. Read more.

  • : Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City Event Schedule; Parking and Transportation; Guidelines and Security Procedures; Partners

    12/08/2015

    To ensure the enjoyment and safety of attendees at the Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City (#NashvilleNYE), please note the following information, which includes an event schedule, parking/transportation and guidelines regarding house rules. Read more.

  • : Courier announces 2016 Distinguished Dozen

    12/08/2015

    Courier, the official monthly magazine for NTA members, announced the winners of its 2016 Distinguished Dozen awards, including the Nashville CVC's Gold award for North American DMO Partner. Read more.

  • : TEXAS A&M TO FACE LOUISVILLE IN THE 18th ANNUAL FRANKLIN AMERICAN MORTGAGE MUSIC CITY BOWL

    12/07/2015

    Representatives from the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl announced today that the Texas A&M Aggies will represent the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in the 18th annual Bowl as they take on the Louisville Cardinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Kickoff will be Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 6:00 p.m. CST at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. The game will be televised live on ESPN. Read more.

  • : Progressive Clothing & Home Goods Store Two Son Opens In East Nashville

    12/06/2015

    Two Son, a curated multi-brand store featuring clothing and accessories for men, women and the home, will open on Tuesday, December 8 at 918 Main Street in East Nashville. Read more.

  • : ‘Use the Force’ at Adventure Science Center’s 7th Annual Science of Beer

    12/03/2015

    A long time ago in a brewery far, far away… Adventure Science Center and Lipman Brothers teamed up to create a one-of-a-kind festival in Nashville that unites beer-lovers and science enthusiasts for an evening to remember. The Science of Beer returns Thursday, Dec. 17, from 7 to 10 p.m. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME®AND MUSEUM PARTNERS WITH GOOGLE TO CREATE UNIQUE INTERACTIVE ONLINE EXPERIENCE

    12/03/2015

    December 3, 2015 –Tuesday, Google announced the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s participation in the opening of the Google Cultural Institute, a new online exhibition that offers unique, interactive, online experiences from 60 of the world’s foremost cultural institutions. Read more.

  • : Chef Deb Paquette picks Green Hills for new restaurant Etc

    12/02/2015

    Chef Deb Paquette has signed a lease for her next project. New restaurant Etc will be located in the Atlas Building at 3790 Bedford Ave. in Green Hills. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Performing Arts Center Announces Former Titan, NFL Legend, and Actor Eddie George as TPAC Education Advocate

    12/02/2015

    The nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) announces that NFL legend, former Tennessee Titan, Heisman Memorial Trophy winner, and actor Eddie George will serve as advocate for TPAC Education, the organization’s expansive and nationally recognized education department. Read more.

  • : Tinney Contemporary Presents SELF AND SYSTEM New Work by Jason Craighead

    12/01/2015

    Tinney Contemporary Presents SELF AND SYSTEM New Work by Jason Craighead. Read more.

  • : Global cultures celebrated this Saturday at Adventure Science Center’s 12 Days of Science

    12/01/2015

    The hugely popular 12 Days of Science continue at Adventure Science Center this Saturday, Dec. 5, with an exploration of global cultures and geography, including Chinese lion dance, Irish dance, Japanese origami and much more. Read more.

  • : MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at TPAC February 16-21, 2016

    12/01/2015

    Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris, and Berry Gordy are proud to announce that single tickets for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL will go on sale Friday, December 4 at 10:00 a.m. CT. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL will play a limited one-week engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on February 16-21, 2016. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASVHILLE PRESENTS BRYCE MCCLOUD’S OUR TOWN TOGETHER HEROIC: THE WORLD’S LARGEST STAMP PORTRAIT PROJECT, DECEMBER 7-10 AS PART OF THE CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER’S TNT LOCAL SPOTLIGHT SERIES

    12/01/2015

    Building Upon Their Our Town Nashville Public Art Project, McCloud and His Isle of Printing Team Will Again Capture a Portrait of the City, This Time Using Oversize Stamps to Make Large-Scale Tapestries. Read more.

  • : 2016 PROGRESSIVE® INSURANCE NASHVILLE BOAT & SPORTSHOW® DOCKING AT THE MUSIC CITY CENTER JAN. 7–10 FOR 30TH ANNIVERSARY

    11/30/2015

    Tennessee’s premier boat and sportshow docks at the Music City Center from Jan. 7–10 for its 30th anniversary, offering boating enthusiasts the best deals of the season on the latest selection of boats, fishing and marine accessories, outdoor gear and more. Read more.

  • : CHAFFIN’S BARN DINNER THEATRE ANNOUNCES IT’S CHRISTMAS SEASON AND THEIR 50TH SEASON

    11/30/2015

    Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre announces it's Christmas season and their 50th season. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM WILL CELEBRATE MILLIONTH VISITOR IN 2015 NEXT WEEK

    11/27/2015

    One-Millionth Guest Will Receive a Prize Pack That Includes Museum Membership, Museum Store Shopping Spree, Tickets to CMA Music Fest, CMA Awards Show Tickets, and More! Read more.

  • : EDGEHILL VILLAGE TO HOST HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS THROUGHOUT DECEMBER

    11/25/2015

    Throughout the month of December, Edgehill Village will be buzzing with holiday activates. From special events to sweet treats to holiday gifts, Edgehill Village is the ultimate destination this holiday season. Read more.

  • : Frist Center’s New Kid-Centric Website Offers Engaging At-Home Activities, Videos, Lesson Plans and More

    11/24/2015

    The Frist Center broadens its offerings for children, parents and educators with the launch of fristkids.org, a fun new online destination with art activities designed for children of all ages and a wealth of educational resources that complement school curricula and make learning an exciting activity. Read more.

  • : 12 Days of Science kick off this Saturday at Adventure Science Center

    11/23/2015

    The ever-popular 12 Days of Science return to Adventure Science Center beginning this Saturday, Nov. 28, with an exploration of the science behind everyone’s favorite holiday movies such as Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, A Christmas Story, The Nightmare Before Christmas and Home Alone. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO PARTICIPATE

    11/23/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will participate in #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. Read more.

  • : TANYA TUCKER TO KICK OFF DECK THE HALL FRIDAY, NOV. 27, AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    11/20/2015

    Country star Tanya Tucker will kick off Deck the Hall at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Friday, Nov. 27. Read more.

  • : ACL PRESENTS: AMERICANA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015 A CELEBRATION OF THE BEST IN AMERICANA MUSIC

    11/20/2015

    Nashville, TN and Austin, TX—November 19, 2015—Austin City Limits (ACL) heads to Nashville for a special broadcast featuring performance highlights from this year’s Americana Honors & Awards, which was made possible thanks to underwriting from Nissan and the Tennessee Department of Tourism. Read more.

  • : FIVE AND TENN

    11/20/2015

    Locals and Omni Nashville Hotel guests are invited to start crossing off holiday shopping lists with this season’s must-have gifts from Col. Littleton Leather Goods, Brunner’s Metalwear, Loveless Café, Nashville Toffee Co. and Colts Chocolates. Read more.

  • : Count down the 12 Days of Science at Adventure Science Center

    11/18/2015

    The ever-popular 12 Days of Science returns to Adventure Science Center beginning Nov. 28. Jingle bells, twinkling lights and Wookiees will add to the merriment as visitors explore the science behind the season, culminating in a Happy “Noon” Year celebration on Dec 31. Read more.

  • : Union Common introduces live jazz concerts on Sunday evenings

    11/17/2015

    Wind down your weekend with Union Common’s new Sunday night jazz jam. Every week from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., the Midtown restaurant, 1929 Broadway, will offer the sounds of local jazz musicians along with its popular social dining menu, creative cocktail list and large selection of wines. Read more.

  • : Victorian Christmas Tours Offered at Zoo’s Historic Home

    11/17/2015

    Join Nashville Zoo for a traditional Victorian Christmas tour at The Grassmere Historic Home. Yuletide tours will be held the first three weekends in December (Dec. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19 & 20) and are included with Zoo admission. Read more.

  • :BROWN ADVISORY IROQUOIS CHELTENHAM CHALLENGE OFFERS $500K BONUS

    11/17/2015

    Equestrians in the 17th century British Isles would race cross-country to the tallest church steeple, a tradition that has evolved into one of the most popular styles of modern horse racing over hurdles. Read more.

  • : KEITH URBAN SO FAR… OPENS NOVEMBER 20 AND RUNS THROUGH MAY 2016

    11/17/2015

    On Friday, Nov. 20, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will open a career-spanning exhibition featuring country music superstar Keith Urban. Read more.

  • : CoolSprings Galleria Announces Black Friday Hours

    11/17/2015

    CoolSprings Galleria will open its doors at 6pm on Thanksgiving night to give shoppers a jumpstart on their holiday shopping! Read more.

  • : JUST ANNOUNCED: LIMITED SEATING AVAILABLE FOR ALL ACCESS: TRISHA YEARWOOD Q&A AND PERFORMANCE AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ON NOVEMBER 18

    11/16/2015

    Grammy-winning recording artist and New York Times best-selling author Trisha Yearwood will participate in a Q&A and performance at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Wednesday, Nov.18 at 10:00am in the CMA Theater. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s Nutcracker Returns to Celebrate the Magic of the Season Holiday Classic Pays Tribute to Nashville’s Rich, Vibrant History

    11/13/2015

    Nashville Ballet returns with one of the city’s most beloved holiday traditions, Nashville’s Nutcracker, for the eighth consecutive year December 5-23, 2015, at TPAC’s Jackson Hall. Due to popular demand, this year’s production will feature a record-setting amount of performances, with a grand total of 13. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE ORIGINALS TO OFFER SPECIAL HOLIDAY GIFT CERTIFICATE BONUS

    11/13/2015

    The Nashville Originals, Music City’s independent restaurant association, is giving the gift every foodie will celebrate this holiday season: a special BOGO Nashville Originals gift certificate sale beginning Black Friday and running throughout the month of December. Read more.

  • : All aboard for Adventure Science Center’s 29th Annual Whistlestop Weekend

    11/12/2015

    A familiar “chugga chugga” sound is making its way to Adventure Science Center, which means Whistlestop Weekend is just around the corner! Guests and railroad fans of all ages can enjoy the festivities as part of general admission Nov. 13-15, hailing the beginning of the holiday season. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER ON TRACK TO HAVE RECORD-BREAKING FISCAL YEAR

    11/12/2015

    The Music City Center announced this morning that the building has hosted over 100 events generating $148.5 million in economic impact so far this fiscal year. Read more.

  • : GREEN HILLS GRILLE LAUNCHES WEEKEND BRUNCH

    11/12/2015

    Green Hills Grille reopened in September after a seven-year hiatus, and Nashvillians can’t get enough of the neighborhood classic. In addition to the popular lunch and dinner menus, Nashville residents now have another excuse to visit the well-loved Green Hills Grille with the launch of its weekend brunch menu. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES NEW EXHIBITION AMERICAN SOUND AND BEAUTY: GUITARS FROM THE BACHMAN-GRETSCH COLLECTION

    11/12/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the history of the guitar with the exhibition American Sound and Beauty: Guitars from the Bachman-Gretsch Collection, which opens Jan. 15, 2016, and runs through July 2016. Read more.

  • : Dabble Studio to Host FUNdraiser for the West Nashville Dream Center of Cross Point Church

    11/11/2015

    Dabble Studio, a recreational painting and cooking studio in downtown Nashville’s Germantown area, is hosting a FUNdraising painting class to benefit the West Nashville Dream Center of Cross Point Church. All proceeds from Dabble’s “Paint the Town Your Way” Nashville skyline painting class, to be held on November 21 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, will be donated to The Dream Center. Read more.

  • : Hatch Show Print Announces Second Annual Moonlightin’ Exhibit in Haley Gallery

    11/11/2015

    Hatch Show Print and Hatch Show Print’s Haley Gallery are proud to present Moonlightin’, a special exhibit featuring works created by the legendary letterpress print shop’s designer-printers while off the clock. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to host discussion on ‘scientific heresy’

    11/11/2015

    Science Café is free and open to the public, Nov. 19. Read more.

  • : MANTRA ARTISAN ALES CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF BREWERY AND TAPROOM

    11/10/2015

    Mantra Artisan Ales, a brewery and taproom featuring high-quality craft beers with daring and unique flavor profiles, is proud to announce its grand opening on Friday, Nov. 13. Located in Franklin, Tenn., Mantra’s taproom will be open Wednesday through Friday from 3-9 p.m., Saturday from noon-9 p.m., and Sunday from noon-6 p.m. Read more.

  • : Mayor Announces Continuation of Music City Music Council

    11/10/2015

    Mayor Megan Barry announced today that she will continue the Music City Music Council and that veteran music industry executive Joe Galante, who currently serves as mentor-in-residence at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center, will co-chair the council. Galante began his career at RCA Records and rose to serve as president of the label and chairman of RCA Label Group/Nashville. He also oversaw the creation of Sony Music Nashville, where he served as chairman until 2010. Read more.

  • : TENTH CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    11/10/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : Broadway’s Critically-Acclaimed Musical, A Night with Janis Joplin, Rocks Nashville April 15-16

    11/09/2015

    Broadway’s critically-acclaimed musical A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN, a music-filled live show celebrating Janis Joplin and her biggest musical influences, will bring its national tour to Nashville, performing at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on April 15-16, 2016. Read more.

  • : Kitchen Notes Thanksgiving Menu

    11/09/2015

    Join Omni Nashville Hotel for Thanksgiving Day at Kitchen Notes. From a refreshing holiday brunch to an evening out for a three-course seated supper, the hotel is offering families a traditional Thanksgiving without the stress of preparing it. Read more.

  • : Country Artist, Actress Jana Kramer Announced as Grand Marshal for 62nd Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade

    11/06/2015

    Singer-songwriter Jana Kramer will serve as Grand Marshal for the 62nd annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade. Read more.

  • : CHRIS STAPLETON GOES THREE FOR THREE AT “THE 49th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    11/05/2015

    Chris Stapleton was the big winner during “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” as he went three for three, sweeping each category in which he was nominated. Read more.

  • : TPAC Partners with Nashville Public Library Foundation for Book Drive through MATILDA THE MUSICAL

    11/04/2015

    The nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) will partner with the Nashville Public Library Foundation in support of the foundation’s Summer Challenge program for Nashville youth in need. Read more.

  • : NINTH CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    11/04/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASVHILLE PRESENTS JULIA WOLFE’S STEEL HAMMER, DIRECTED BY ANNE BOGART, NOVEMBER 20 & 21

    11/04/2015

    Julia Wolfe, winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in music, did not conceive her profound art ballad Steel Hammer as a stage show, but director Anne Bogart was so inspired by the composer’s musical retelling of the John Henry legend that she wanted to give it a dramatic reincarnation with six members of the renowned SITI Company. Read more.

  • : CoolSprings Galleria Kicks off the Holiday Season with Santa’s Arrival & Pajama Party with Santa

    11/04/2015

    CoolSprings Galleria is excited to kick off the holiday season with the arrival of Santa Claus on Saturday, November 7th at 10:00 am. Read more.

  • : PUCKETT’S RESTAURANTS TO PROVIDE THANKSGIVING BUFFET, HOLIDAY TO-GO DINNERS

    11/04/2015

    Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant and Puckett’s Boat House locations in Franklin and Nashville are helping to take out the stress of preparing the traditional Thanksgiving meal and giving customers back time spent with family by offering extensive dine-in and take-out options this holiday season. Read more.

  • : All aboard for Adventure Science Center’s 29th Annual Whistlestop Weekend

    11/03/2015

    A familiar “chugga chugga” sound is making its way to Adventure Science Center, which means Whistlestop Weekend is just around the corner! Guests and railroad fans of all ages can enjoy the festivities as part of general admission Nov. 13-15, hailing the beginning of the holiday season. Read more.

  • : NHL's Fan Fair, a Hockey Lover's Paradise, Coming to Nashville

    11/03/2015

    Imagine a place where you can create your own hockey card, get an autograph from legendary NHL players and take your photo with the Stanley Cup. Read more.

  • : SPECIAL CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES TO BE HELD AT CMA THEATER NOVEMBER 5 FEATURING THE MEN OF ABC’S “NASHVILLE”

    11/03/2015

    The CMA Songwriters Series returns to Nashville at the CMA Theater in the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Thursday, Nov. 5 (7:00 PM/CT, doors at 6:00 PM/CT). Read more.

  • : Goo Goo Shop Introduces New Goo Buttons

    11/03/2015

    Goo Goo Cluster, LLC is thrilled to announce the release of their newest creation, Goo Buttons. Read more.

  • : DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE EXPECTS TRAFFIC ADJUSTMENTS IN PREPARATION FOR 2015 CMA AWARDS

    10/30/2015

    Downtown Nashville will be making a few traffic adjustments in preparation for “The 49th Annual CMA Awards,” airing on the ABC Television Network, Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00 PM-11:00 PM ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Production set-up for the CMA Awards will require special traffic patterns. All times central. Read more.

  • : Ancestors: Ancient Native American Sculptures of Tennessee

    10/29/2015

    An exhibition of ancient Native American statues, on view together for the first time, will open at the Tennessee State Museum this fall. Admission is free. Read More.

  • : KEITH URBAN SO FAR... CAREER-SPANNING EXHIBITION DEBUTS THIS NOVEMBER AT THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    10/29/2015

    Country music superstar Keith Urban will be the subject of a career-spanning exhibition, which opens November 20, 2015, at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Keith Urban So Far... will run through May 2016 and will follow the multiple Grammy, CMA and ACM Award winner’s path to Nashville, where he’s become not only one of country music’s best-loved ambassadors, but one of the world’s most-respected musicians. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Welcomes Historian Peter Guralnick on November 14 to Discuss His New Biography SAM PHILLIPS: The Man Who Invented Rock ’n’ Roll

    10/29/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will welcome historian Peter Guralnick on Saturday, November 14, at 1:30 p.m., to discuss his just-published biography SAM PHILLIPS: The Man Who Invented Rock ’n’ Roll. Read more.

  • : DAN MCGUINNESS REOPENS AS HARP & FIDDLE IT'S STILL NASHVILLE’S IRISH PUB, JUST GROWN UP

    10/29/2015

    The former Dan McGuinness Irish Pub is reopening on November 5 as Harp & Fiddle: Nashville’s Irish Pub, 1538 Demonbreun Street. Read more.

  • : ONE-OF-A-KIND WEDNESDAY: COUNTRY SUPERSTARS BROOKS & DUNN AND REBA TO HIT THE STAGE FOR A MUST-SEE PERFORMANCE ON “THE 49th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    10/28/2015

    Country superstars Brooks & Dunn and Reba will hit the stage for a must-see performance during Country Music’s Biggest Night™, once again proving that the CMA Awards are home to some of the biggest collaborations in history. “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” air live Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00-11 PM/ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PRESENTS SOLD OUT INTERVIEW AND PERFORMANCE WITH LUKE BRYAN THIS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1

    10/28/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host a special appearance by Luke Bryan this Sunday, November 1, at 2 p.m., in the museum’s CMA Theater. The sold out program will also be streamed live at countrymusichalloffame.org/streaming. Read more.

  • : EIGHTH CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    10/28/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : Nashville Sees Greatest Increase in Popularity Among International Visitors Compared to Other Major U.S. Cities

    10/27/2015

    Nashville leads as the U.S. city gaining popularity among international travelers, according to a TripAdvisor study announced today. Read more.

  • : Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2016 Announces Nashville as “Top Ten” City

    10/27/2015

    Lonely Planet announced today that Nashville is one of ten cities around the world it has named as part of its Best in Travel 2016 collection of top destinations to visit in the upcoming year (#BestinTravel). Read more.

  • : Frist Center Offers Free Admission on Mondays through December 2015 to Guests Bringing Donations of Nonperishable Food Items for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee

    10/27/2015

    Beginning Monday, November 2, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will offer free admission to guests bringing nonperishable food items to donate to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee on Mondays through December. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS WITH DECK THE HALL

    10/27/2015

    The holiday season is just around the corner, and it’s time to Deck the Hall at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : Kick off Halloween fun at Adventure Science Center’s Spooky Science Day

    10/26/2015

    Before heading into the night for trick-or-treating this Saturday, Oct. 31, make plans to visit Adventure Science Center for Spooky Science Day! Read more.

  • : MATILDA THE MUSICAL TO MAKE NASHVILLE PREMIERE AT TPAC JANUARY 26-31

    10/26/2015

    TIME Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year!, the Tony Award® winning hit MATILDA THE MUSICAL will make its Nashville debut with a one-week run at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on January 26-31, 2016. Read more.

  • : DEEP PLAY FUN HOUSE

    10/26/2015

    Deep play - a disadvantageous game; an irrational wager, in which the marginal utility of what one stands to win is grossly outweighed by the disutility of what one stands to lose. Read more.

  • : IN HARMONY: FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE, LITTLE BIG TOWN, ZAC BROWN BAND, AND DIERKS BENTLEY WITH LINDSEY STIRLING JOIN THE STAR-STUDDED LINEUP FOR COUNTRY MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT

    10/26/2015

    Harmony is central to the foundation of Country Music so it is no surprise that harmony will be a central feature of Country Music’s Biggest Night™ when “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” airs live Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : JIM ED BROWN AND THE BROWNS, GRADY MARTIN, AND THE OAK RIDGE BOYS INDUCTED INTO THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME

    10/26/2015

    Two groundbreaking vocal groups with drastically different styles joined a fabled studio session musician as the newest inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame during a star-studded, emotional Medallion Ceremony on October 25, 2015. Read more.

  • : Take a holiday carriage ride and support the Hillsboro-West End neighborhood

    10/26/2015

    The Hillsboro-West End Neighborhood Association (HWEN) has announced their fourth annual Holiday Lights Carriage Tours on Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 7 in the heart of this historic neighborhood. The event will feature horse-drawn carriages clip-clopping through the district known for gracious vintage homes and stunning displays of holiday lights. Read more.

  • : Marketing Campaign Targets World Travel Market in United Kingdom

    10/23/2015

    Taxi cabs sporting Nashville's "Visit Music City" message will be showcased during World Travel Market next month in London. Read more.

  • : Jason Isbell to Stream Ryman Concerts

    10/23/2015

    Ryman Auditorium, Jason Isbell and TourGigs are bringing Isbell fans the chance to experience his upcoming sold-out shows no matter where they live. Read more.

  • : Sam Hunt Street Party Presented by Bose Set for Downtown Nashville Oct. 27

    10/23/2015

    In celebration of an exceptional year, MCA Nashville breakout star Sam Hunt will host a street party in downtown Nashville this Tuesday evening, Oct. 27 presented by Bose®. Read more.

  • : Downtown Nashville Expects Traffic Adjustments in Preparation for 2015 CMA Awards

    10/23/2015

    Downtown Nashville will be making a few traffic adjustments in preparation for "The 49th Annual CMA Awards" Wednesday, Nov. 4 in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Malick Sidibe at Sherrick & Paul, Opening Thursday, November 5th, 6-8pm

    10/23/2015

    Sherrick and Paul Gallery is pleased to present a selection of 40 black and white photographic prints by West African photographer Malick Sidibé, opening November 5th and running through January 9th, 2016. Read more.

  • : Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis welcomes holiday season with one-night-only performance at TPAC on November 20

    10/22/2015

    Mannheim Steamroller, known by many to present the best the holiday season has to offer, returns to Nashville for a one-night-only performance in the Tennessee Performing Arts Center on Friday, November 20. Read more.

  • : Military Members Receive Free Admission to Zoo on Nov. 8

    10/21/2015

    Active military personnel, military veterans and their immediate families are invited to a free day at Nashville Zoo during Regions Bank Military Appreciation Day on Sunday, Nov. 8. Read more.

  • : DIXIE HALL TO BE HONORED AT THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM'S NINTH ANNUAL LOUISE SCRUGGS MEMORIAL FORUM

    10/21/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will honor the memory of bluegrass stalwart Dixie Hall at the ninth annual Louise Scruggs Memorial Forum on Wednesday, November 19, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. in the Ford Theater. Read More.

  • : HUNTER HAYES PREPARES TO LAUNCH CMA AWARDS WEEK WITH HIS SECOND ANNUAL FREE, OUTDOOR CONCERT ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2

    10/21/2015

    CMA Award-winning artist and five-time GRAMMY nominee Hunter Hayes is bringing his hits and new music to the streets of downtown Nashville with his second annual free concert on Monday, Nov. 2, once again kicking off an event-packed CMA Awards week that will culminate with the release of his latest collection, The 21 Project, on Friday, Nov. 6. Read More.

  • : SEVENTH CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    10/21/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : Discover a Great Story at the Zoo in November

    10/20/2015

    During the first two Saturdays in November, guests will have a chance to hear great stories while experiencing the Zoo’s animal habitats. Read more.

  • : “THE 49th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” HEATS UP WITH PERFORMANCES BY SUPERSTARS JASON ALDEAN, LUKE BRYAN, SAM HUNT, AND BLAKE SHELTON

    10/19/2015

    The superstar lineup continues to grow with the announcement today that Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt, and Blake Shelton are each performing during “The 49th Annual CMA Awards,” which airs live Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00 PM/ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : Nashville Hosts its First-Ever Improv Festival

    10/19/2015

    Over 20 comedy improv troupes from across the country will meet in Music City on the weekend of October 23rd – 24th, 2015 for two packed nights of performances. The festival takes place at The BLDG in East Nashville and City Winery’s 300+ seat main venue. Read more.

  • : iHeartMedia Nashville’s The BIG 98 to Host Third Annual Battle For The Bones

    10/15/2015

    iHeartMedia Communities, the community engagement brand of iHeartMedia, and Nashville’s The BIG 98 Country radio station, announced the third annual Battle For The Bones, a live concert to raise funds for T.J. Martell Foundation’s FTL Sarcoma Fund. Read more.

  • : CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS” AIRS DEC. 3 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    10/15/2015

    Some of the biggest names in music will come together to celebrate the holidays on “CMA Country Christmas,” a two-hour special hosted for the sixth year by Jennifer Nettles airing Thursday, Dec. 3 (9:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Debuts “Boo at the Zoo” This October

    10/15/2015

    It’s got a new name, but the fun is still the same. Nashville Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo, formally known as Ghouls at Grassmere, is set for an eight-night run, Oct. 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 29 and 30 from 5 - 9 p.m. Read more.

  • : MIDDLE TENNESSEE CONSTRUCTION

    10/15/2015

    Tennessee road closures for October 15-21. Read more

  • : Hauntings at The Hermitage Set for Oct. 24

    10/15/2015

    The Hermitage, home of President Andrew Jackson, will host the 15th annual Hauntings at The Hermitage, where families can celebrate Halloween with frightfully fun festivities. Activities include trick-or-treating, potion making, historical ghosts in the cemetery, a haunted hayride and much more. Read more.

  • : STAR TREK™ THE ULTIMATE VOYAGE NATIONAL TOUR LAUNCHES IN 2016, MAKES NASHVILLE STOP FEBRUARY 2

    10/14/2015

    CineConcerts, CBS Consumer Products and Paramount Pictures will launch Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage, a North American concert tour playing performing arts centers in more than 100 cities, in 2016. Read more.

  • : 62nd Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade Returns to Saturday with New Parade Route

    10/14/2015

    The city of Nashville will kick off the Christmas season with a new day and time for its annual parade. The 62nd Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade will move to Saturday morning, December 5, 2015 beginning at 10 a.m. Read more.

  • : ONE-OF-A-KIND WEDNESDAY: KEITH URBAN AND JOHN MELLENCAMP TO PERFORM TOGETHER ON “THE 49th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    10/14/2015

    Country Music’s Biggest Night™ is the vehicle for some of the biggest collaborations in history and this year is no exception. Keith Urban and John Mellencamp will perform together during “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” airing live Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00-11 PM/ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : Red Carpet Arrivals and Ceremony Honoring New Country Music Hall of Fame® Inductees

    10/14/2015

    Members of the Country Music Hall of Fame will reunite at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Sunday, October 25, 2015. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Features Nashville-Area Artists in Juried Printmaking and Book Arts Exhibition

    10/14/2015

    Featuring 24 artists from the Nashville area, Anthology: Visual Narratives from Nashville’s Print Community will be on view in the Frist Center’s Conte Community Arts Gallery from November 6, 2015, through February 7, 2016 and is free to the public. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center celebrates 70 years of igniting curiosity ‘Birthday Bonanza’ set for Saturday, Oct. 17

    10/13/2015

    It’s hard to believe there was a time when parents could purchase a membership to a local cultural institution for only 25 cents per child. But when the Adventure Science Center—originally the Children’s Museum of Nashville—first opened its doors in October 1945, that was a reality! Read more.

  • : TPAC presents family-friendly Me and My Shadow by award-winning Patch Theatre Company November 14

    10/12/2015

    The education program of the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) will present Me and My Shadow for family audiences at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 14, 2015. Read more.

  • : LITTLE OCTOPUS TO HOST ZAHAV COOKBOOK LAUNCH PARTY

    10/12/2015

    POP Nashville andLittle Octopus, in partnership with Parnassus Books, are thrilled to welcome James Beard Award Winning Chef Mike Solomonov of the acclaimed Philadelphia restaurant Zahav, as he celebrates the release of his highly anticipated debut cookbook: ZAHAV: A World of Israeli Cooking (Houghton Mifflin, Harcourt/Rux Martin Books; released October 6, 2015). Learn more about the book here and here. Read more.

  • : TOP WOMEN OF COUNTRY TO PERFORM AT COUNTRY MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT™

    10/12/2015

    Some of the top females in Country Music will take to the stage for Country Music’s Biggest Night™ with performances at “The 49th Annual CMA Awards,” airing live Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00-11 PM/ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER ECONOMIC IMPACT DOUBLES YEAR OVER YEAR

    10/08/2015

    The Music City Center announced this morning that the building has generated over $110 million in economic impact in the first three months of fiscal year 2016, which is double what was generated during the first three months of fiscal year 2015. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center to host discussion on the possibility of life on Mars

    10/08/2015

    Adventure Science Center to host discussion on the possibility of life on Mars. Read more.

  • : ONE-OF-A-KIND WEDNESDAY: THOMAS RHETT AND FALL OUT BOY TO HIT STAGE TOGETHER DURING “THE 49th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    10/07/2015

    One-of-a-kind collaborations are a hallmark of Country Music’s Biggest Night™ and this year that tradition continues with pairings that will be announced each week leading up to the big night on “one-of-a-kind” Wednesdays. Read more.

  • : SIXTH CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE Motorists Advised to Plan Ahead

    10/07/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : Union Common introduces new wine dinner series with Master Sommelier Brett Davis

    10/06/2015

    Nashville’s social concept steakhouse and premier wine restaurant Union Common, 1929 Broadway, is hosting its first wine dinner series with owner and Master Sommelier Brett Davis Monday, October 26. Read more.

  • : Get ready to rumble during ‘Earth-Shattering Science’ at Adventure Science Center

    10/06/2015

    Since the planet Earth formed approximately 4.6 billion years ago, the continents have shifted, climates have changed, and life has come and gone. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO HONOR PRODUCER GARTH FUNDIS ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, IN MUSIC MASTERS SERIES

    10/06/2015

    One of Nashville’s most respected producers Garth Fundis will be honored in the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s Music Masters series on Saturday, October 10, at 1:30 p.m., in the museum’s Ford Theater. Read more.

  • : Nashville Seniors Invited to Enjoy Free Admission to the Zoo Courtesy of Cigna-HealthSpring

    10/05/2015

    Nashville’s older adults are invited to enjoy free admission at Nashville Zoo courtesy of Cigna-HealthSpring, Wednesday, Oct. 7. Adults ages 65 and older will receive a complimentary Zoo admission, parking validation and a $5 concessions voucher. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet’s Dracula Brings the Love, Lust and Blood Just in Time for Halloween

    10/05/2015

    Nashville Ballet is delivering an evening of all things sensual and forbidden with the return of the bloodsucking Dracula October 22-24, 2015, at TPAC’s Polk Theater. Last presented in 2007, this classic tale explores the conflict between carnal desire and rational thought. Read more.

  • : IT’S THE BIGGEST 15 MINUTES OF COUNTRY MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT™

    10/05/2015

    Kick off Country Music’s Biggest Night™ with a not-to-be-missed, world premiere musical collaboration and opening monologue during “The 49th Annual CMA Awards,” airing live Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00-11 PM/ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on the ABC Television Network. Read more.

  • : Legendary bands WAR, The Family Stone, and The Bar-Kays join for epic, one-night-only performance at TPAC on October 11

    10/05/2015

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) presents an epic night of funk when legendary music acts WAR, The Family Stone, and The Bar-Kays join together for a one-night-only performance in TPAC’s James K. Polk Theater on Sunday, October 11, at 7:00 p.m. CT. Read more.

  • : JetBlue Tunes in to 'Music City'

    10/05/2015

    JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced service to Nashville International Airport (BNA) will begin May 5, 2016. The airline will operate two daily non-stop roundtrips between Nashville and Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and one daily roundtrip between Nashville and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). Read more.

  • : Fourth annual “Nashville Street Food Awards,” October 17

    10/02/2015

    The Nashville Food Truck Association (NFTA) will present the 4th annual “Nashville Street Food Awards,” Saturday, October 17, 12:00-4:00 p.m., at Greer Stadium. Read more.

  • : ALTON BROWN COOKS UP NEW LIVE SHOW IN 2016

    10/01/2015

    Television personality, author and Food Network star Alton Brown, who created a new form of live entertainment with his first live culinary variety show – today announced details for the all-new “Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science” tour. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PRESENTS INTERVIEW AND PERFORMANCE WITH LUKE BRYAN ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1

    10/01/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host a special appearance by Luke Bryan on Sunday, November 1, at 2 p.m., in the museum’s 776-seat CMA Theater. Read more.

  • : Haley Gallery to Celebrate ‘ARTober’ with New Work by Master Printer Jim Sherraden and Guest Artist Jon Langford

    09/30/2015

    Hatch Show Print, one of the oldest working letterpress shops in America, has announced a collaboration between master printer Jim Sherraden and Chicago-based musician and painter Jon Langford, the artist behind the look and design of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s exhibition Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City. Read more

  • : CITY WINERY NASHVILLE ANNOUNCES DAILY WINERY TOURS

    09/30/2015

    The winery is open! City Winery Nashville is pleased to announce that it will now conduct tours of its SoBro winery every afternoon, seven days a week. Read more.

  • : The Randy Rogers Band brings acclaimed live show to War Memorial Auditorium November 20

    09/30/2015

    War Memorial Auditorium and Emporium Presents announce the critically acclaimed The Randy Rogers Band (RRB) will perform at the historic venue on Friday, November 20, at 8:00 p.m. CT. Read more.

  • : FIFTH CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    09/30/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : STUDIO A TO CELEBRATE 50th ANNIVERSARY WITH OCT. 3 OPEN HOUSE

    09/29/2015

    Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the historic RCA Studio A complex, the Music Row landmark’s proprietors on Saturday, October 3, will host an “Open House” for fans and friends to see up close the studio that has served as a go-to recording destination for countless country, pop, and rock legends. Read more.

  • : Tinney Contemporary Presents TOPOGRAPHY Curated by Jamaal B. Sheats

    09/28/2015

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present Topography, curated by Fisk University’s Jamaal B. Sheats, MFA from October 3rd to November 28th. Topography is an exhibition that uses art to explore communities across the United States. Read more.

  • : CMA Nominee Chris Stapleton Joins New Year’s Eve Lineup

    09/28/2015

    CMA-nominated singer-songwriter Chris Stapleton will join headliner Kings of Leon at the 2015 Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City. Read more.

  • : Nikon’s ‘Small World’ photography exhibit now open at Adventure Science Center

    09/28/2015

    Discover the beauty and complexity of everyday objects as seen through high-tech microscopes in Nikon’s Small World photography exhibit now open at Adventure Science Center. Read more.

  • : HALLOSCREAM AT NASHVILLE SHORES! FAMILY BY DAY, FRIGHT BY NIGHT

    09/28/2015

    Nashville Shores’ woods will come alive this weekend with its inaugural Halloscream. Family by Day and Fright by Night, Halloscream features Booville with family-friendly activities, games and attractions during the day. Read more.

  • : ROSANNE CASH RETURNS FOR FINAL NIGHT OF RESIDENCY AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    09/25/2015

    Her final concert, a duo performance with just Cash on voice and acoustic guitar and Leventhal on acoustic guitar and piano, underscored that the residency series caught the sixty-year-old Cash at the height of her creative powers. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER RECEIVES DOWNTOWN PARTNERSHIP LIVE AWARD

    09/24/2015

    The Music City Center was awarded the 2015 Nashville Downtown Partnership Award in the LIVE category today for the recent addition of bee hives on the green roof. Read more.

  • : Faith, Gender, Sexuality: The Level Ground Festival Comes To Nashville

    09/23/2015

    Starting October 8, artful conversations about faith, gender, and sexuality will be happening on Level Ground through an open dialogue-based film and arts festival in Nashville. Read More.

  • : New Belgium Brewing’s 2015 Clips Beer & Film Tour Coming to Nashville, Tenn. on October 9

    09/23/2015

    New Belgium Brewing’s annual Clips Beer & Film Tour is on the road, making its seventeenth stop of the 2015 tour in Nashville, Tenn., on October 9. Read More.

  • : The Buzz Swanky Sweater Christmas Jam Returns to War Memorial Auditorium with AWOLNATION, Highly Suspect, and Red Sun Rising

    09/22/2015

    War Memorial Auditorium, 102.9 WBUZ, and NS2 present the return of The Buzz Swanky Sweater Christmas Jam to the storied venue on Friday, December 4, with performances by AWOLNATION, Highly Suspect, and Red Sun Rising. Read more.

  • : Adventure Science Center is the place to be for total lunar eclipse

    09/22/2015

    Even though it’s a school night, plan to keep the kids up a little later for a visit to Adventure Science Center on Sunday, Sept. 27, to view the total lunar eclipse over Nashville. It will be the last chance to see a total lunar eclipse locally until 2019. Read more.

  • : Celebrate Halloween with Screening of The Exorcist and Q&A with Linda Blair at TPAC October 30

    09/21/2015

    Celebrate Halloween by joining Linda Blair (Regan) for a screening of the original, ultimate horror movie THE EXORCIST at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center's Andrew Jackson Hall on Friday, October 30. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony to Host Five Emerging American Composers at Inaugural Composer Lab and Workshop October 5-7

    09/21/2015

    The Nashville Symphony has selected five promising young composers to participate in its inaugural Composer Lab and Workshop, a forward-thinking initiative designed to cultivate the next generation of great American composers. Read more.

  • : Music City Center Off to Strong Start in Fiscal Year 2016

    09/21/2015

    The Music City Center announced that the building has generated almost $90 million in economic impact in the first two months of fiscal year 2016, which is a 92 percent increase year over year. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s War Memorial Auditorium Celebrates 90 Years with Historic Marker at 7th and Union

    09/21/2015

    To celebrate that history on the auditorium's 90th anniversary, a delegation from Nashville's arts and history communities gathered to unveil the design for a historical marker approved by the Tennessee Historical Commission and planned for the corner of 7th Avenue and Union Street. Read more.

  • : Tennessee Brew Works Presents Beer Dinner with Chef Jay Mitchell

    09/21/2015

    Join Tennessee Brew Works for SIX COURSES of culinary and craft beer fusion; featuring their very own Chef Jay Mitchell. Read more.

  • : SOUTHWEST AIRLINES® TAKES NASHVILLE’S BLUEBIRD CAFE TO THE SKIES - AND TO THEIR PORCH STAGE AT NEW YORK’S BRYANT PARK.

    09/18/2015

    On Monday, September 21, 2015 Southwest Airlines will bring Nashville's legendary Bluebird Cafe to new heights with a Live at 35K performance onboard a Southwest flight from Nashville to New York City. Read more.

  • : Zoo Elephants to Leave by November

    09/17/2015

    Nashville Zoo is beginning plans to relocate three, female elephants living at the Zoo to new homes. The move will enable the Zoo to create a barn that can support new elephant management requirements. Read more.

  • : New Nashville Fashion Celebration to Highlight Middle Tennessee Diverse Arts Culture and Non-profit Community

    09/17/2015

    Noteably Nashville a premier fashion, music and art event recently announced the designers, visual artists and musical entertainment featured at the October 8-12th event. Read more.

  • : Music City Walk of Fame to Induct Four Honorees on Oct. 6

    09/16/2015

    Miranda Lambert, Steve Cropper and E.W. “Bud” Wendell will receive stars on the Music City Walk of Fame and the legendary Johnny Cash will be honored with a star during an induction ceremony on Oct. 6, 2015 at 2 p.m. in the Walk of Fame Park. Read more.

  • : Fourth Closure Confirmed for I-40 Fast Fix 8 Project in Downtown Nashville

    09/16/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. Read more.

  • : Michelangelo Exhibition at Nashville’s Frist Center Offers Rare Opportunity to See Renaissance Master’s Work in the U.S.

    09/16/2015

    Marking the first time works by Michelangelo have ever been exhibited in Nashville, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts proudly presents Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane, Masterpiece Drawings from the Casa Buonarroti, on view from October 30, 2015, through January 6, 2016. Read more.

  • : Dabble Studio Opens in Downtown Nashville

    09/15/2015

    Dabble Studio is bringing to downtown Nashville’s Germantown area opportunities to “Dabble” in the creative worlds of art and food. A family-run business, Dabble Studio offers hands-on cooking classes, painting classes, unique combination classes including cooking AND painting, and customized private events. Read More.

  • : The Mall at Green Hills and Lyft Make it Possible to Shop for Hours after Riding for Minutes

    09/15/2015

    The Mall at Green Hills today announced an exclusive relationship with ride-sharing provider Lyft to offer convenient and affordable transportation to the dominant shopping destination in Music City. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM UNVEILS REFRESHED 2|22 EATERY

    09/15/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum announced today the return of full-service dining to 2|22 Eatery. Read more.

  • : CHEF MANEET CHAUHAN HOSTS FIRST LES DAMES D’ESCOFFIER NASHVILLE BENEFIT WITH SPECIAL GUEST AND NASHVILLE NATIVE CARLA HALL

    09/14/2015

    As one of the newest dames in the Nashville chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier International, Chef Maneet Chauhan is proud to host the organization’s first major fundraiser in Nashville. Read more.

  • : ‘Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived’ swims into Adventure Science Center Sept. 26

    09/14/2015

    Adventure Science Center dives into the remarkable story of this prehistoric creature in Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived, which opens on Saturday, Sept. 26. Read more.

  • : Hall of Fame Member Bobby Braddock to Discuss Memoir at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

    09/14/2015

    September 14, 2015 – Country Music Hall of Fame member Bobby Braddock will share stories and tales from his new memoir, Bobby Braddock: A Life on Nashville’s Music Row, at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, October 3, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. Read more.

  • : Inaugural NuEra Music Festival & Block Party at Cumberland Park

    09/12/2015

    NuEra Music Festival & Block Party is all about urban music at its best. We feature national and rising talent in a music festival and block party setting. Read more.

  • : ERIC CHURCH: INSIDE THE OUTSIDER OPENS NEXT FRIDAY AND RUNS THROUGH FEBRUARY 2016 AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM

    09/10/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the life and career of this year’s top CMA Awards nominee Eric Church in the exhibition Eric Church: Inside the Outsider, which opens September 18, 2015, and runs through February 2016. Read more.

  • : Les Paul’s Big Sound Experience at Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum

    09/10/2015

    For three days only, Les Paul’s Big Sound Experience exhibit will be staged outside the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum. Read more.

  • : THIS SATURDAY: Get your fix of gadgets and geekery at Nashville Mini Maker Faire

    09/09/2015

    Virtual reality, 3D printing, robot combat and more take the stage at the 3rd annual Nashville Mini Maker Faire this Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more.

  • : THIRD CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    09/09/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : Hampton Inn & Suites Nashville/Airport Begins Property Renovations to Top Airport Hotel Renovations Are Part of Brand Revitalization Initiative

    09/09/2015

    Hampton Inn & Suites Nashville/Airport announces the kickoff of its renovations to the property. As part of the renovation, changes were made to the entire property, included but not limited to the roof skyline, exterior, public spaces, guest rooms, and more. Renovation began August 2015, estimated to complete in March 2016. Read more.

  • : JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2015 SEASON; FROM DOUGH TO DELI

    09/08/2015

    The 2015 Nashville Jewish Film Festival will take movie-goers from Vitebsk to Houston during its three week festival of films that explore contemporary Jewish life. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Debuts “Boo at the Zoo” This October

    09/08/2015

    It’s got a new name, but the fun is still the same. Nashville Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo, formally known as Ghouls at Grassmere, is set for an eight-night run, Oct. 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 29 and 30 from 5 - 9 p.m. Read more.

  • : Lineup Announced for Nashville Symphony’s Free Day of Music

    09/04/2015

    The Nashville Symphony has unveiled the full lineup for its 10th annual Free Day of Music on Saturday, October 10, at Schermerhorn Symphony Center, featuring an array of styles ranging from classical and jazz to rock, pop and Latin. Read more.

  • : Miranda Lambert Named Nashville Symphony’s 2015 Harmony Award Winner

    09/03/2015

    Mrs. Charles (Laura) Niewold and Mrs. Frederic (Sarah) Reisner, co-chairs of the 2015 Symphony Ball fundraiser, have proudly announced that Miranda Lambert will be the recipient of the 2015 Harmony Award, presented each year by the Nashville Symphony to an individual who best exemplifies the harmonious spirit of Nashville’s musical community. Read more.

  • : Swing on By to Sunset Safari 2015

    09/01/2015

    Epicurean delights, surprise animal hosts and drinks from our city’s top beverage purveyors await you at Sunset Safari 2015 set for Thursday, Oct. 1. This year’s event, Swing On By, celebrates the 2016 arrival of spider monkeys at Nashville Zoo. Read more.

  • : Nashville Lawn & Garden Show announces 2016 dates

    09/01/2015

    The Nashville Lawn & Garden Show will mark its 27th year on Thursday, March 3, through Sunday, March 6, 2016. The Show is indoors at The Fairgrounds Nashville (previously called the Tennessee State Fairgrounds), 500 Wedgewood Avenue, in Nashville. Read more.

  • : TINNEY CONTEMPORARY PRESENTS OBSERVATIONS, INTEGRATIONS, PAREIDOLIA, AND POLYSEMY NEW WORK BY JAMES PERRIN

    09/01/2015

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present Observations, Integrations, Pareidolia and Polysemy, a solo exhibition by James Perrin. Read more.

  • : Get your fix of gadgets and geekery at Nashville Mini Maker Faire

    08/31/2015

    Virtual reality, 3D printing, robot combat and more take the stage at this year’s Nashville Mini Maker Faire on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASVHILLE PRESENTS WHEN THE WOLVES CAME IN, FROM CHOREOGRAPHER KYLE ABRAHAM AND ABRAHAM.IN.MOTION, OCTOBER 8 & 9

    08/31/2015

    MacArthur “Genius” Award-winning choreographer Kyle Abraham creates dance works using highly physical styles that reflect the youthful energy of hip-hop and contemporary dance and speak to a new generation of dancers and audiences. Read more.

  • : Charles Esten to Join Lineup for Sam Phillips Tribute Concert at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Tomorrow

    08/28/2015

    Charles Esten, star of ABC’s hit show Nashville, will perform in the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Saturday, August 29, at 2:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : RONNIE MILSAP: A LEGEND IN MY TIME ENDS SEPT. 7 AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    08/27/2015

    The exhibit devoted to Country Music Hall of Fame member Ronnie Milsap will end its run at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Sept. 7, 2015. Read more.

  • : Nashville Predators Day at the Zoo This Sunday

    08/26/2015

    Citizens of Smashville are invited to show their fang fingers at Nashville Predators Day at Nashville Zoo on Sunday, August 30. Read more.

  • : Sherrick & Paul New Exhibit

    08/26/2015

    Sherrick and Paul Gallery is pleased to present a selection of 23 works by American photographer Bryan Schutmaat from the collection Grays the Mountain Sends, opening with a special reception September 10th from 6-8pm and running through October 31st. Read more.

  • : “SAM’S PLACE – MUSIC FOR THE SPIRIT” RETURNS THIS FALL TO RYMAN AUDITORIUM

    08/25/2015

    This fall, multi-platinum selling recording artist Steven Curtis Chapman will host the return of “Sam’s Place – Music for the Spirit” at Nashville’s iconic Ryman Auditorium. Read more.

  • : Flyin’ Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius of Sam Phillips Opens Friday at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

    08/25/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will unveil Flyin’ Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius of Sam Phillips this Friday, August 28, 2015. Read more.

  • : BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Makes Nashville Debut with One-Week Run at TPAC November 10-15

    08/24/2015

    The national tour of the new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY will make its Nashville premiere at Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall during a limited, one-week engagement November 10-15, 2015. Read more.

  • : Nashville Favorites Diarrhea Planet and JEFF The Brotherhood to Perform Halloween Night at War Memorial Auditorium

    08/24/2015

    War Memorial Auditorium, AEG-TMG and Alt 98.3 announce a Halloween night performance by Diarrhea Planet and JEFF The Brotherhood with special guest Ranch Ghost on Saturday, October 31. Read more.

  • : AMERICA’S FAVORITE SUMMER DANCE SERIES, EMMY AWARD-WINNING “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE,” BRINGS TOUR TO NASHVILLE ON NOVEMBER 1

    08/24/2015

    SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, the 13-time Primetime Emmy® Award-winning show that sparked America’s fascination with dance, is set to captivate audiences again this fall – live on tour – and hits Nashville with a one-night-only show at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Sunday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m. CT. Read more.

  • : Next Set of Closures Planned for I-40 Fast Fix 8 Project in Downtown Nashville

    08/24/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40, known as the “South Loop” of downtown Nashville, for a major bridge rehabilitation project for six weekends in the coming months. Read more.

  • : Zoo Outdoor Movie Series Ends Sept. 4

    08/20/2015

    Nashville Zoo’s outdoor movie series, Zoovie, wraps up the 2015 season with the Sept. 4th showing of How to Train Your Dragon. Read more.

  • : CLINT BLACK'S CONCERT FOR A CAUSE SET FOR TPAC ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2015

    08/19/2015

    As part of Chideo’s Clint Black Dream Recording Session Contest, Clint Black will be hosting a Concert for a Cause in Nashville on September 9in the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater, where he will perform with the contests’ four finalists, all to help raise money for Rettsyndrome.org. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Honors Former Sun Records Artist Dickey Lee in Poets and Prophets Songwriting Series Sept.5, 2015, at 1:30 p.m.

    08/19/2015

    Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Member Dickey Lee will share stories and songs in the acclaimed songwriter series Poets and Prophets, at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum, Saturday, Sept. 5, at 1:30 p.m. Read more.

  • : Two years until darkness descends on Nashville during total solar eclipse

    08/19/2015

    Nashville is the largest U.S. city to be covered by the moon’s shadow. Read more.

  • : Nashville’s Strength as Destination Reflected in Tourism Impact Study

    08/18/2015

    The number of visitors coming to Nashville and the amount of money they spend has broken records yet again according to research released today by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development. Read more.

  • : Second Annual Rewind BBQ Festival Headed For Nashville Labor Day Weekend

    08/17/2015

    Come experience the various Pitmasters who hail from various parts of the South; serving some of the best barbecue in the region. This Labor Day Weekend festival is the perfect atmosphere for families and friends and will happen rain or shine. Read more.

  • : ACCLAIMED ARTIST JOHN BAEDER DISCUSSES HIS PHOTOGRAPHY AT HAYNES GALLERIES DURING SPECIAL EVENT

    08/14/2015

    Revered artist John Baeder and local art historian Susan Knowles are coming together for a special Question & Answer Art Talk on August 26, from 6 to 7:30 pm, to celebrate the extension of Haynes Galleries’ summer show “Art Nashville.” Read more.

  • : OneJet to Begin Nonstop Service to Indianapolis

    08/13/2015

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announces OneJet will begin nonstop service to Indianapolis International Airport (IND). The new service will operate Monday through Thursday beginning Sept. 8. Read more.

  • : LIMITED TICKETS REMAIN FOR COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM’S 2015 ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE, ROSANNE CASH

    08/13/2015

    Rosanne Cash, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s 2015 artist-in-residence, has sold out two performances, Sept. 3 and 24, at the museum. Limited tickets remain for her Sept. 2 performance. Read more.

  • : DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS LET’S CELEBRATE! PRESENTED BY STONYFIELD YOKIDS ORGANIC YOGURT IS COMING TO NASHVILLE OCT. 1-4!

    08/13/2015

    Make an ordinary day extraordinary when Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate! Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt brings more than 50 Disney characters to your hometown for one colossal party on ice! Read more.

  • : Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks To Be Inducted Into Music City Walk of Fame

    08/11/2015

    Award-winning recording artists Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks will receive the 64th and 65th stars on the Music City Walk of Fame in an induction ceremony on September 10 at 2 p.m. in Walk of Fame Park. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE KICKS OFF 2015-16 WITH FILM:MASTERS, THE SIGNATURE PROGRAM OF NEW YORK CITY’S THE MODERN SCHOOL OF FILM (MSF), SEPTEMBER 10-12

    08/10/2015

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to kick off its 2015-16 season with a unique edition of Film:Masters, the signature live event of New York City’s The Modern School of Film (MSF). Read more.

  • : Dive into ocean science at Adventure Science Center’s ‘Shark Day Celebration’

    08/07/2015

    Get ready to take a bite out of science on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., as Adventure Science Center teams up with the Aquarium Restaurant to present the science behind the ocean’s most exciting (and terrifying!) creatures – sharks! Read more.

  • : Islamic Art Collection Spanning Fourteen Centuries Debuts at Nashville’s Frist Center

    08/06/2015

    This fall the Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Ink, Silk, and Gold: Islamic Art from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, a dazzling display of the museum’s finest examples of Islamic art, which it has been collecting for more than 130 years. The exhibition spans chronologically from the eighth century to the present and geographically from Spain to Indonesia. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER HAS UNPRECEDENTED FISCAL YEAR 2015

    08/06/2015

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the preliminary operating results of the Music City Center for fiscal year 2015 show operating revenues of over $32.5 million and expenses of $30.9 million, which greatly exceed the budgeted operational projections. The Music City Center currently has over $45 million in reserves. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Celebrates New Exhibit Flyin’ Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius of Sam Phillips with Two Weekends of Programs

    08/06/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will unveil Flyin’ Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius of Sam Phillips on Friday, August 28, 2015. Read more.

  • : BRAD PAISLEY AND CARRIE UNDERWOOD RETURN TO HOST “THE 49th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” LIVE FROM NASHVILLE ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK WEDNESDAY, NOV. 4

    08/05/2015

    Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will be returning to host “Country Music’s Biggest Night™” for the eighth consecutive year in 2015. Read more.

  • : Calling All ‘Makers’: Nashville Mini Maker Faire Wants You! Deadline for maker-exhibitors is Aug. 12

    08/05/2015

    Are you a tinkerer, crafter, instrument maker or master builder? It’s time to show off your work at the 3rd Annual Nashville Mini Maker Faire at Adventure Science Center on Sept. 12! Read more.

  • : Tin Pan South 2016 Set for April 5-9

    08/04/2015

    The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) has announced April 5-9, 2016 as the dates for the 24th Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival. Read more.

  • : PAUL DRESHER ENSEMBLE’S SOUND MAZE WITH RINDE ECKERT TO HEADLINE SECOND ANNUAL FAMILY DAY AT OZ ARTS, AUGUST 15

    08/03/2015

    OZ Arts Nashville presents its second annual Family Day, an extravaganza of indoor and outdoor arts activities for young people and families, on Saturday, August 15. Read more.

  • : 1808 GRILLE RECEIVES WINE SPECTATOR AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

    08/03/2015

    1808 Grille, a Nashville favorite located within the Hutton hotel has been awarded Wine Spectator’s 2015 “Award of Excellence” for the seventh consecutive year. Read more.

  • : Nashville Named As Next Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working City

    08/03/2015

    With public and private construction projects such as the Division Street extension, Korean War Veterans Bridge lighting project, and the proposed South Broadway tower, it’s no surprise Nashville has been named as the latest Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working City. Read more.

  • : Modest Mouse Adds Second Show at War Memorial Auditorium on October 14

    07/31/2015

    Due to popular demand, War Memorial Auditorium and AC Entertainment present a second night of Modest Mouse on October 14. Read more.

  • : SECOND CLOSURE CONFIRMED FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    07/30/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40 on the west side of downtown Nashville for bridge construction. The closure is scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : Getty Images and the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Collaborate to Bring Iconic Country Music Imagery to the World

    07/30/2015

    Getty Images, the world leader in visual communications, is teaming up with the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum to make available for global licensing an unrivaled collection of historic country music images from the museum’s archives. Read more.

  • : The Johnny Cash Museum Premieres Bi-Monthly Songwriters Series with Woodstock and Pop/Folk Legend Melanie Safka & Friends

    07/30/2015

    The Johnny Cash Museum continues to celebrate the history and future of great American music regardless of genre with the creation of the bi-monthly Johnny Cash Museum Cafe Songwriters Night. Twice every month, talented writers and musicians will be invited to play in a special presentation at the museum. Read more.

  • : Sugar & The Hi-Lows, The Whigs, Wild Cub and Kelsea Ballerini Join New Year’s Eve Lineup

    07/29/2015

    Nashville singer-songwriting duo Sugar + The Hi-Lows, Nashville-based rock trio The Whigs, Nashville-based indie rockers Wild Cub and rising country star Kelsea Ballerini will join Kings of Leon as Nashville rings in the New Year and rocks out the old at the Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. Read more.

  • : ARTCLECTIC 2015 JURIED ART SHOW FEATURES 56 ARTISTS, FREE ART-MAKING FOR CHILDREN, POPCLECTIC MARKET, MORE OCT. 22-24

    07/29/2015

    University School of Nashville (USN) presents Artclectic, Nashville’s premier juried art show and sale, Oct. 22-24. Read more.

  • : ERIC CHURCH TO BE FEATURED IN CAMEO EXHIBIT AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM Eric Church: Inside the Outsider Opens September 18

    07/28/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the life and career of Eric Church with the cameo exhibition, Eric Church: Inside the Outsider, which opens September 18, 2015, and runs through February 2016. Read more.

  • : BLEND BAR • CIGAR OPENS DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE LOCATION THIS FALL

    07/28/2015

    BLEND Bar • Cigar® (“BLEND”), recently named as one of the five best cigar lounges in the world, will open its second location in Music City this fall. BLEND’s 2,500 square-foot lounge in the heart of downtown Nashville will be located at 506 Church Street. Read more.

  • :NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK ENCOURAGES DINERS TO EAT LIKE A LOCAL

    07/28/2015

    Nashville Restaurant Week is back: From August 24-30, the nearly 60 local restaurants in Davidson and Williamson counties that make up the Nashville Originals—the city’s non-profit independent restaurant association—will offer diners special menus and deals throughout the week. Read more.

  • : Rodgers + Hammerstein’s 2013 Tony Award-Winning CINDERELLA Waltzes into TPAC October 20-25

    07/27/2015

    RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA, the 2013 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of South Pacific and The Sound of Music, will play the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement October 20-25, 2015. Read more.

  • : War Memorial Auditorium Adds Three Shows to Fall Concert Calendar

    07/27/2015

    War Memorial Auditorium is proud to announce the addition of three exciting live acts to its growing fall show calendar. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM EVENT CALENDAR: MONTH-AT-A-GLANCE

    07/27/2015

    Songwriter Round with the Peach Pickers: Ben Hayslip, Dallas Davidson, and Rhett Akins - Saturday, August 1 at 2:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : ‘Hey You,’ it’s ‘Time’ for Pink Floyd overload in the Sudekum Planetarium Laser shows, fulldome presentations every Saturday night in August

    07/27/2015

    Adventure Science Center’s Sudekum Planetarium is delivering a month filled with Pink Floyd shows in August. From dramatic, fulldome interpretations of “Wish You Were Here” and “The Wall” to the ever-popular “Dark Side of the Moon” laser show, don’t get too “Comfortably Numb.” Read more.

  • : IT'S TOMATO TIME IN EAST NASHVILLE!

    07/26/2015

    With over 200 artists participating from all over the United States, this year's show promises to be the best crop of Tomato Art to date! The art work includes fine art paintings, pottery, sculpture, jewelry, glass, artisan craft. Read more.

  • : NCVC Names New Members to Board of Directors for FY 15-16

    07/23/2015

    The Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp (NCVC) today announced three new additions to its board of directors. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PRESENTS A SONGWRITER ROUND WITH THE PEACH PICKERS ON AUGUST 1

    07/23/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum presents a songwriter round featuring the Peach Pickers (Rhett Akins, Dallas Davidson and Ben Hayslip) Saturday, August 1, at 2 p.m. Read more.

  • : Modest Mouse to Play War Memorial Auditorium on October 13

    07/22/2015

    War Memorial Auditorium and AC Entertainment announce Modest Mouse's return to Nashville for an October 13 performance at the historic venue. Read more.

  • : Award-winning TV series Masters of Illusion brings ‘Believe the Impossible’ tour to Nashville October 18

    07/21/2015

    Masters of Illusion, America’s largest touring magic show and based on the hit TV series, will bring its “Believe the Impossible” tour to Nashville for a one-night-only performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on October 18. Read more.

  • : SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS HONORS 2015 BEST HOTELS, CONFERENCE CENTERS, CVB’S AND NATIONAL TOURIST OFFICES AS SELECTED BY MEETING PROFESSIONAL NATIONWIDE

    07/20/2015

    The Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau has been named one of the best Southeast CVB’s and has received a prestigious Pinnacle Award from Successful Meetings. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER REPORTS RECORD-BREAKING FISCAL YEAR

    07/20/2015

    The Music City Center announced this morning that the building has generated over $390 million in economic impact during fiscal year 2015. Read more.

  • : HUTTON HOTEL’S LAURA CUNNINGHAM INDUCTED INTO LES CLEFS D’OR

    07/17/2015

    Nashville’s Hutton Hotel is proud to announce chief concierge Laura Cunningham has been granted membership toLes Clefs d’Or. Cunningham is Tennessee’s only active member in the exclusive association of the country’s top concierge professionals. Read more.

  • : Calling All ‘Makers’: Nashville Mini Maker Faire Wants You!

    07/17/2015

    Are you a tinkerer, crafter, instrument maker or master builder? It’s time to show off your work at the 3rd Annual Nashville Mini Maker Faire at Adventure Science Center on Sept. 12! Read more.

  • : THE NASHVILLE ENTREPRENEUR CENTER AND COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION REUNITE FOR YEAR TWO OF THE PROJECT MUSIC ACCELERATOR

    07/16/2015

    On the heels of the Nashville Entrepreneur Center (EC) establishing year-round support for music-minded entrepreneurs, the Country Music Association (CMA) signs on for a second year as the title sponsor for the Project Music Accelerator. Read more.

  • : Superheroes to unite at Adventure Science Center’s ‘Way Late Play Date’

    07/16/2015

    It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s time for another installment of the wildly popular Way Late Play Date. On Thursday, July 23, Adventure Science Center will transform into the headquarters for Nashville’s superheroes, where the science behind superhero powers and abilities will be explored from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Read more.

  • : Kings of Leon to Headline Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City

    07/15/2015

    GRAMMY-winning recording artist Kings of Leon, one of the biggest rock bands in the world, will headline the free Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City for 2015, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Celebrates Zoo Keepers

    07/14/2015

    Nashville Zoo invites the public to recognize the work of its animal care staff during National Zoo Keeper Week July 19 - 25. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS STEPHANIE PRUITT’S em·bod·i·ment: POETRY THROUGH THE FIVE SENSES, JULY 23 AS PART OF OZ ARTS’ LOCAL SPOTLIGHT SERIES, TNT

    07/14/2015

    On July 23, OZ Arts Nashville presents poet and social practice artist Stephanie Pruitt’s em·bod·i·ment: Poetry Through the Five Senses, as part of the contemporary arts center’s spotlight series, TNT. Read more.

  • : SUMMER'S HOTTEST ACTS PERFORM ON "CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: COUNTRY'S NIGHT TO ROCK,"AIRING TUESDAY, AUG. 4 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    07/13/2015

    Summer’s hottest artists will perform on “CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" airing Tuesday, Aug. 4 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network and hosted for the third time by reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town. Read more.

  • : TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Nashville to host local Movers for Mutts, benefiting the Nashville Humane Association

    07/10/2015

    Local moving company TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® of Nashville is set to host its first annual Movers for Mutts campaign, with the kick-off event taking place next Saturday, July 18. Read more.

  • : CMA Festival Sets New Record at $46.8 Million In Direct Visitor Spending

    07/09/2015

    The 2015 CMA Music Festival generated a record $46.8 million in direct visitor spending, an increase of $7.5 million over last year according to numbers released by the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) today. Read more.

  • : ROSANNE CASH SELECTED AS 2015 ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    07/08/2015

    Rosanne Cash will be the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s 2015 artist-in-residence. Read more.

  • : BRAD PAISLEY AND CARRIE UNDERWOOD TO PERFORM AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM’S FUNDRAISER ALL FOR THE HALL NEW YORK OCTOBER 6

    07/07/2015

    In an intimate, guitar pull format, Grammy award winners Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, as well as Country Music Hall of Fame members Vince Gill and Emmylou Harris, will perform at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum fundraiser All for the Hall New York, Tuesday, October 6. Read more.

  • : Special ‘College Night’ at Adventure Science Center’s Sudekum Planetarium on July 11

    07/06/2015

    Take part in a cosmic dance, learn what’s in the night sky over Nashville, or get groovin’ with musical laser shows on Saturday night, July 11, at the Sudekum Planetarium. Read more

  • : Nashville Ballet Celebrates Christmas in July with Huge Ticket Discount

    07/06/2015

    Nashville Ballet is cooling things off this summer with the return of its largest single ticket discount of the year, Christmas in July. Read more

  • : THE 49th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS AIRS LIVE WEDNESDAY, NOV. 4 ON ABC

    07/06/2015

    Balloting for The 49th Annual CMA Awards began today. Country Music’s Biggest Night airs live Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Charlie Daniels Joins FREE All-Star Concert Hosted by Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Tomorrow, July 7, at 5 p.m.

    07/06/2015

    Country music legend Charlie Daniels will join tomorrow’s FREE concert hosted by the Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum. The event will celebrate the release of Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City, a two-disc audio companion to the exhibition of the same name. Read more.

  • : FIRST CLOSURES SET FOR I-40 FAST FIX 8 PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE

    07/06/2015

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a two-mile stretch of I-40, known as the “South Loop” of downtown Nashville, for a major bridge rehabilitation project for two weekends at the end of the month. The closures are scheduled as follows. Read more.

  • : CHURCH’S CHICKEN® AND WORLD’S FASTEST DRUMMER BRING EXTREME DRUMMING TO NASHVILLE, JULY 9-11

    07/02/2015

    Church’s Chicken®, one of the world’s largest quick service chicken restaurant chains, has once again teamed up with World’s Fastest Drummer (WFD) to become an exclusive sponsor of the 2015 World’s Fastest Drummer (WFD) – World Finals. Read More.

  • : Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum becomes nonprofit charitable corporation

    07/02/2015

    The Board of Directors of the Musicians Hall of Fame Museum (MHOFM) are pleased to announce that the organization has successfully become a nonprofit charitable corporation as authorized by section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code. Read more.

  • : BELCOURT THEATRE, GRAND OLE OPRY TO CELEBRATE SHARED 90th ANNIVERSARY WITH SUMMER MUSIC CITY-THEMED PROGRAMMING

    07/02/2015

    During a summer in which both the Belcourt Theatre and the Grand Ole Opry are celebrating their 90th anniversaries, the Nashville treasures are partnering to deliver a series at the Belcourt featuring a collection of films that feature Nashville locations, music legends, and in many cases its most famous show. Read more.

  • : Clouded Leopard Cubs Go On Exhibit

    07/01/2015

    Sip Saam and Natida, the Zoo’s clouded leopard cubs born in March, are making public appearances every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PRESENTS A SONGWRITER ROUND WITH THE PEACH PICKERS ON AUGUST 1

    07/01/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum presents a songwriter round featuring the Peach Pickers (Rhett Akins, Dallas Davidson and Ben Hayslip) Saturday, August 1, at 2 p.m. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD PRESENTS SOO SUNNY PARK, 2015 MARTIN SHALLENBERGER ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

    07/01/2015

    This summer, Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art will welcome Soo Sunny Park as its 2015 Martin Shallenberger Artist-in-Residence. Read more.

  • : COAST Fashion Trade Show Expands to Nashville in October 2015

    06/30/2015

    COAST, a trade show for men’s and women’s contemporary fashions and accessories with four annual events in Miami, is pleased to announce its expansion to Nashville in Fall 2015. Read More.

  • : Important Information about Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing!

    06/30/2015

    Event schedule, guidelines and security procedures, fireworks viewing, parking and transportation, live streaming and road closure information for Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing! Read more.

  • : Goo Goo Shop Introduces Summer Chef Series

    06/30/2015

    The Goo Goo Shop, located at 116 3rd Avenue South in downtown Nashville, is kicking off the “Goo Goo Summer Chef Series” this week. Read more.

  • : PUCKETT’S GRO. & RESTAURANT TO BE HONORED BY BBQ CRITIC IN NEW BOOK

    06/26/2015

    Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant in downtown Franklin, Tenn., has been named one of the best barbecue restaurants in the country, according to a new book released last month, The 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants in America. Read more.

  • : Luka the Bear Arrives at Nashville Zoo

    06/25/2015

    Luka, a 2-year old Andean bear, now calls Nashville Zoo home. The female bear arrived from Phoenix Zoo on Monday and is doing well in an off-exhibit quarantine area. Read more.

  • : AT&T and NCVC to Present Free, Exclusive Livestream of Music City July 4th

    06/24/2015

    AT&T and Nashville will offer a free, exclusive livestream of Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing!, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : Land Rush

    06/24/2015

    This July David Lusk Gallery-Nashville presents LAND RUSH, a blockbuster group exhibition exploring the immense and diverse world of landscape art. The exhibition will feature paintings, sculpture, and photographs by 21 nationally and internationally renowned artists. Read more.

  • : Welcome Back, JetBlue!

    06/23/2015

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announces the return of JetBlue to the Nashville market. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE WHISKEY FESTIVAL TICKETS NOW ON SALE

    06/23/2015

    Midtown Wine & Spirits and Cork Dork, Inc. will present the Nashville Whiskey Festival Grand Tasting on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Read more.

  • : Safety Month continues Saturday at Adventure Science Center

    06/19/2015

    Adventure Science Center has joined with organizations across the country in recognition of National Safety Month in June. Special activities continue this Saturday, June 20, during Home Safety Day. Thursday, June 25, is Sports Safety Day. Read more.

  • : Americana Music Association Unveils Second Round of Performers for AmericanaFest 2015, September 15 - 20

    06/19/2015

    The Americana Music Association announced today an additional 70 artists to perform at the 16th annual Americana Music Festival & Conference, which runs from September 15-20, 2015. Read more.

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM TO HOST COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY SPONSORED BY NISSAN AND SUNTRUST BANK

    06/19/2015

    On Sunday, June 28 Tennessee residents are invited to experience the all new Ryman Auditorium daytime tour experience free of charge as part of a Community Appreciation Day sponsored by Ryman partners Nissan and SunTrust Bank. Read more.

  • : BRING THE KIDDOS THIS SATURDAY, JUNE 20 TO EAST SIDE SOCIAL FOR FACE PAINTING, MAGIC, AND MAD SCIENCE BY DAY MUSIC, FOOD AND MINGLING BY NIGHT

    06/18/2015

    East Park, located at 700 Woodland Street, will be abuzz with family fun and entertainment this Saturday, June 20 during East Side Social in East Nashville. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES EXHIBITION ABOUT LEGENDARY PRODUCER SAM PHILLIPS

    06/18/2015

    One of the most innovative and inspiring figures in the history of American music, Sun Records founder Sam Phillips introduced the world to Johnny Cash, Howlin’ Wolf, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley, Charlie Rich, Rufus Thomas, Ike Turner and many more. Read more.

  • : ‘Red, White & Boom!’ returns to Adventure Science Center this July 4

    06/18/2015

    June 18, 2015—It’s official… Nashville’s July 4th fireworks show is the nation’s largest! And Adventure Science Center allows visitors to enjoy the spectacle but skip the downtown crowds during Red, White & Boom! Read more.

  • : TAILGATE BEER FINDS HOME IN CHAOS BY DESIGN

    06/18/2015

    TailGate Beer. TailGate Brewery. They’re one in the same. The formal name is TailGate Beer. But the 40’ mural on the front of the West Nashville brewery reads: “TailGate Brewery.” Read more.

  • : NEW EXHIBIT TRISHA YEARWOOD: THE SONG REMEMBERS WHEN OPENS JULY 3 AT

    06/17/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will examine the career and personal journey of three-time Grammy winner Trisha Yearwood in a summer exhibition, Trisha Yearwood: The Song Remembers When. Read more.

  • : Nashville Cats Lloyd Green, Charlie McCoy and Norbert Putnam to Appear on CBS This Morning Wednesday to Discuss Exhibit and Album Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City Presented by Citi

    06/16/2015

    Lloyd Green, Country Music Hall of Fame member Charlie McCoy and Norbert Putnam will appear on CBS This Morning tomorrow, Wednesday, June 17. Read more.

  • : Loews Vanderbilt Hotel and Nashville-based celebrity fitness trainer Erin Oprea partner to launch new fitness and health program

    06/15/2015

    Guests at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel will now be able to get a full workout in the comfort of their room, dine on athlete-inspired options at every meal inside Mason’s, and even imbibe on healthier cocktails during happy hour with the launch of Balance with Erin Oprea. Read More.

  • : 2015 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL SETS ATTENDANCE RECORD WITH 87,680 FANS

    06/15/2015

    2015 CMA Music Festival sold out seven months in advance prompting large, enthusiastic crowds at the Festival’s numerous free stages and event areas with a record-setting daily attendance of 87,680 fans – besting 2014 numbers by 9.6 percent. Read more.

  • : Funeral Arrangements for Grand Ole Opry Member Jim Ed Brown

    06/12/2015

    The funeral service for Grand Ole Opry member Jim Ed Brown will take place on Monday, June 15 at 10a.m. at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. The service is open to the public with doors at 9:30a.m. The interment will follow immediately at Woodlawn at 660 Thompson Lane and is also open to the public. Visitation over the weekend is private for family and close friends. Read more.

  • : SAFFIRE RESTAURANT TO CLOSE FOR RENOVATION

    06/12/2015

    After 13 years of operations, Tom Morales’s first restaurant in the TomKats Hospitality family, Saffire Restaurant will temporarily close on Monday, June 15 to accommodate a renovation, and will reopen on Tuesday, June 30. Read more.

  • : 12th Annual Tomato Art Fest

    06/11/2015

    Nashville's best wacky art festival will take place on Friday, August 7th and Saturday, August 8th, 2015 in East Nashville's historic Five Points. ..."A uniter, not a divider!" Read more.

  • : REIGNING CMA VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR LITTLE BIG TOWN RETURN TO HOST SUMMER’S HOTTEST CONCERT EVENT: “CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: COUNTRY’S NIGHT TO ROCK,” AIRING TUESDAY, AUG. 4 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    06/11/2015

    Reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town will return for the third time to host the summer’s hottest television music event when the ABC Television Network airs “CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" on Tuesday, Aug. 4 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET). Read more.

  • : LOL Nashville to perform at City Winery’s Main Stage

    06/11/2015

    After over a year of sold out shows, LOL Nashville proudly announces another evening of improv comedy, taking place at City Winery on Saturday, June 20th, 2015—this time in their 300+ seat main venue. Read more.

  • : ALAN JACKSON: 25 YEARS OF KEEPIN’ IT COUNTRY ENDS JUNE 21, 2015, AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME®AND MUSEUM

    06/09/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s exhibition Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin’ It Country will end its run Sunday, June 21, 2015. Originally scheduled to end in March this year, the exhibit was held over by popular demand to give CMA Music Fest fans one last opportunity to see the exhibit before it closes. Read more.

  • : Nashville July 4th Celebration to Have the Largest Fireworks Show in the Country

    06/08/2015

    Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing! will feature more firework shells than any other fireworks display in the country. Read more.

  • ; STREET CLOSURES ANNOUNCED FOR 2015 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    06/08/2015

    Downtown Nashville will experience changes in traffic flow to accommodate the events and activities of the 2015 CMA Music Festival. The annual event will take place Thursday through Sunday, June 11-14, but several road closures will take effect the week before. All times listed are Central. Read more.

  • : CMA WORLD GLOBALIVE! RESCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 9

    06/08/2015

    Thunderstorms, high wind, and lightning forced CMA to reschedule the CMA World GlobaLive! concert from Monday to Tuesday, June 9 (1:00-6:30 PM/CT). Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER INSTALLS BEE HIVES ON GREEN ROOF

    06/08/2015

    The four-acre green roof at the Music City Center is now home to over 100,000 bees. Read more.

  • : ANDERSON DESIGN GROUP CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF ‘THE SPIRIT OF NASHVILLE’ COLLECTION WITH COFFEE TABLE BOOK RELEASE

    06/05/2015

    Anderson Design Group is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the iconic Spirit of Nashville series with a special 10th Anniversary Edition of their Spirit of Nashville coffee table book. The new edition features 102 classic poster designs that residents and visitors have come to know and love. The hand-illustrated designs honor the city’s past, and celebrate the present and future of our city. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Hosting FREE All-Star Concert on Tuesday, July 7

    06/04/2015

    To celebrate the release of Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City, a two-disc audio companion to the exhibition of the same name, the Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum will host a FREE concert to be held on 5th Avenue South, between Demonbreun Street and Korean Veterans Boulevard, on July 7, hosted by Hippie Radio’s Whit Hubner and Chris Lucky. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Introduces Sunday Funday Series

    06/02/2015

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce the addition of Sunday Fundays, a new summer event series for Zoo visitors that offers special activities and character meet-and-greets. The first Sunday Funday is scheduled for June 14 with special guest Paddington Bear. Read more.

  • : LITTLE OCTOPUS OPENS IN EAST NASHVILLE ON JUNE 9

    06/02/2015

    Little Octopus at POP Nashville, led by Chef Daniel Herget, will celebrate clean eating. Read more.

  • : STREET CLOSURES ANNOUNCED FOR 2015 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    06/01/2015

    Downtown Nashville will experience changes in traffic flow to accommodate the events and activities of the 2015 CMA Music Festival. The annual event will take place Thursday through Sunday, June 11-14, but several road closures will take effect the week before. All times listed are Central. Read more.

  • : CAPTAIN TOM RYMAN STATUE RETURNS TO THE RYMAN PLAZA JUST DAYS BEFORE GRAND REOPENING

    06/01/2015

    Return of Captain Thomas G. Ryman statue to Ryman plaza. Statue was removed during $14M improvement project that includes a new state-of-the-art daytime tour atrraction, Cafe Lula, enhanced food and beverage services throughout the building, a new box office with interior and exterior windows, additional bathrooms, larger lobbies and an expanded retail area. Read more.

  • : Nashville Seniors Invited to Enjoy Free Admission to the Zoo Courtesy of Cigna-HealthSpring

    05/28/2015

    Nashville’s senior community is invited to enjoy free admission to the Nashville Zoo courtesy of Cigna-HealthSpring. The biannual Senior Day scheduled for Wednesday, June 3 offers adults ages 65 and older complimentary Zoo admission along with parking validation and a $5 concessions voucher. Read more.

  • : HGTV RETURNS TO CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL WITH STAR-STUDDED LINEUP SET TO PLAY AT THE NETWORK’S POPULAR LODGE VENUE

    05/28/2015

    HGTV’s celebrity lineup at the 2015 CMA Music Festival will be the hottest ticket in Nashville when the network returns with its newly expanded Lodge venue—fresh from its mega debut at Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Ariz. Read more.

  • : July 4th Festivities Expand with Free Live Music on July 3rd

    05/27/2015

    “A Prelude to the 4th” features The Weeks, Gabe Dixon, Elise Davis and DJ DU. Nashville’s July 4th celebration, Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing!, will expand with free live music on July 3rd. Read more.

  • : CARRIE UNDERWOOD KICKS OFF SUMMER AT CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    05/26/2015

    On the day after the unofficial start of summer, Carrie Underwood tapped her social networks to announce that she will be performing at LP Field during the 2015 CMA Music Festival Nightly Concerts. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PREPARES FOR MUSIC FEST WEEK ACTIVITIES PRESENTED BY XFINITY INCLUDING AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS AND PERFORMANCES

    05/26/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum welcomes thousands of country music fans to the CMA Music Festival, June 11-14. The museum will offer a packed week of activities, presented by Xfinity, beginning Wednesday, June 10. Read more.

  • : CMA ANNOUNCES PERFORMERS FOR FREE CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL KICK-OFF CONCERT AT THE CHEVROLET RIVERFRONT STAGE FEATURING SIRIUSXM HIGHWAY FINDS JUNE 10

    05/21/2015

    CMA Music Festival Kick-Off Concert at the Chevrolet Riverfront Stage to be Curated by SiriusXM and to be Hosted by SiriusXM On-Air Talent. Read more.

  • : RUN AWAY TO THE CIRCUS THIS SUMMER

    05/21/2015

    Experience the excitement of the circus this summer with THRILLS & CHILLS! THE FANTASTIC WORLD OF THE AMERICAN CIRCUS at the Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery. Read more.

  • : PEG LEG PORKER AWARDED 2015 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

    05/21/2015

    Peg Leg Porker today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. Read more.

  • : Summer of Science returns to Adventure Science Center

    05/20/2015

    No matter how hot it gets outside, Adventure Science Center is the coolest place to ignite curiosity this summer with an array of special programs while school is out. Read more.

  • : FRIST CENTER PARTICIPATES IN BLUE STAR MUSEUMS

    05/20/2015

    Frist Center offers free admission to military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2015 in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER CELEBRATES TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY

    05/20/2015

    Two years ago today the Music City Center opened its doors for the first time during the two-day Grand Opening celebration. Read more.

  • : Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum to participate in Blue Star Museums program

    05/20/2015

    The Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. Read more.

  • : DIARRHEA PLANET AND THE FEATURES TO HEADLINE "EAST SIDE SOCIAL" ON JUNE 20

    05/20/2015

    Kaleidoscope Media has teamed up with The East Nashvillian to celebrate one of the city’s most vibrant communities, showcase talented local musicians and raise money for charity. Read more.

  • : Ballot Schedule for “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” Announced; CMA Now Accepting Submissions for the 2015 CMA Broadcast Awards

    05/19/2015

    CMA balloting season is here! The Country Music Association is now accepting online submissions for the 2015 CMA Broadcast Awards for Broadcast Personality, Station, and National Broadcast Personality of the Year at Broadcast.CMAawards.com. Read more.

  • : Soak Up the Summer in Music City

    05/19/2015

    When the weather heats up, so does the entertainment in Music City. Live music, unique festivals and events, culinary excursions, family fun, and new exhibits all combined with summer sunshine and the great outdoors makes Nashville the perfect place to plan your summer getaway. Read more.

  • : Silo Music Series

    05/19/2015

    Fontanel, in conjunction with Carl Black Chevy is pleased to announce their new Silo Music Series to be held on designated Saturday’s from 1:00-4:00 PM. Read more.

  • : Mayor Announces Reopening of Walk of Fame Park with Induction of Loretta Lynn and Jack White

    05/14/2015

    Mayor Karl Dean, joined by Metro Parks and the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp., today announced that GRAMMY-winning artists Loretta Lynn and Jack White will be inducted into the Music City Walk of Fame and join in the official ribbon-cutting of the newly-renovated Walk of Fame Park. Read more.

  • : Grammy-Nominated folk duo The Milk Carton Kids announce release of “Monterey” on May 19, will perform in Nashville on November 5

    05/14/2015

    Grammy-nominated harmony duo The Milk Carton Kids have announced the May 19 release of their third album, Monterey, and will bring their 2015 concert tour to Nashville with a performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center on November 5 at 8:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : Music City Food + Wine Festival Tickets on Sale

    05/13/2015

    GRAMMY-Award winning artists Kings of Leon, world-renowned chef Jonathan Waxman, Vector Management's Ken Levitan and Andy Mendelsohn, and C3 Presents (whose festival production credentials include Austin City Limits Music Festival, Lollapalooza, and Austin Food + Wine Festival), are pleased to announce the third annual Music City Food + Wine Festival, September 19-20, 2015. Read more.

  • : Two-Disc Album to Accompany Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum’s Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City Presented by Citi

    05/12/2015

    Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, and Country Music Foundation Records (CMF Records) announce the upcoming release of Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City, a two-disc audio companion to the exhibition of the same name currently on display at the Country Music Hall of Fame ® and Museum. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES FAMILY NIGHT OUT SCHEDULE

    05/08/2015

    It’s time to break out your blankets and picnic baskets because Cheekwood is, once again, welcoming back Family Night Out! Read More.

  • : Frist Fridays Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 26

    05/07/2015

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts’ popular summer concert series Frist Fridays kicks off Friday, June 26, and will feature musical acts that celebrate personal style in conjunction with the summer exhibition Italian Style: Fashion since 1945. Read more.

  • : AT&T U-VERSE FAN FAIR X: THE FOUNDATION OF THE ULTIMATE COUNTRY MUSIC FAN EXPERIENCE

    05/07/2015

    AT&T U-verse® Fan Fair X is the center of the fan/artist experience at CMA Music Festival, the Ultimate Country Music Fan Experience. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF MEMORY RINGS, FROM NEW YORK CITY’S ACCLAIMED PHANTOM LIMB COMPANY, JUNE 18-20

    05/07/2015

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to welcome New York City’s beloved Phantom Limb Company for the world premiere of Memory Rings, which the artists developed, in part, during a two-week residency at the pioneering contemporary arts center’s warehouse venue last year. Read more.

  • : U.S. MNT TO FACE GUATEMALA IN FINAL GOLD CUP TUNE-UP MATCH

    05/05/2015

    The U.S. Men’s National Team will face Guatemala on Friday, July 3, at 5:30 p.m. CT at LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee. The game will be broadcast live on FOX Sports 1, UniMás and the Univision Deportes Network. Read more.

  • : Nashville Jazz Workshop Debuts New JAZZ Lunch Event

    05/05/2015

    The Nashville Jazz Workshop offers JAZZ Lunch, a new jazz-themed group event, promoting the diversity of music in Nashville, for group tour operators and select corporate events or private groups. Read more.

  • : ‘Twist and Shout’ at Adventure Science Center’s Sudekum Planetarium

    05/05/2015

    Enjoy a variety of short fulldome presentations from finalists in the annual DomeFest film festival, learn what can be seen in the night skies over Nashville, or get grooving with a Cosmic Concert featuring classic summer tunes during this month’s Second Saturday on May 9 at the Sudekum Planetarium! Read more.

  • : Frist Center Expands Schedule of Public Programs for Italian Style: Fashion since 1945 Exhibition

    05/05/2015

    This summer, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will offer a lineup of exciting public programs in conjunction with the presentation of Italian Style: Fashion since 1945, an exhibition that chronicles the birth and growth of the Italian fashion industry from the post–World War II recovery years to the present day. Program highlights include a conversational lecture by top model Karen Elson and fashion media professional and stylist Libby Callaway. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet’s Whimsical Family Ballet Clowns and Others Teaches Life’s Little Lessons

    05/04/2015

    Nashville Ballet will present renowned choreographer Salvatore Aiello’s charming and playful family ballet Clowns and Others during four performances at The Martin Center for Nashville Ballet May 10-17, 2015. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS THE ICONIC TRISHA BROWN DANCE COMPANY MAY 14 - 16

    05/04/2015

    Seminal Contemporary Dance Company Will Offer Three Distinct Evenings of Choreography Spanning Five Decades, Including One of the Company’s Final Performances of Brown’s Proscenium Works. Read more.

  • : Hot Rods, Custom cars and Horsepower set to take over Music City for the Goodguys 10th Nashville Nationals, May 15-17 at LP Field

    04/30/2015

    Goodguys Rod & Custom Association is poised to bring their Full Throttle Family fun to the grounds of LP Field bringing together over 2,500 candy colored and chromed hot rods, customs, classics, muscle cars and trucks through 1972 to the 10th anniversary of the Goodguys event in Nashville! Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL OFFERS EVEN MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR FREE MUSIC DISCOVERY

    04/29/2015

    The 2015 CMA Music Festival is sure to be the hottest summer destination for new music discovery with the announcement today of lineups for the BMI Tailgate Party, Chevrolet® Roadhouse Stage, and Gildan® Broadway Stage at Hard Rock Café. Read more.

  • : Nashville International Airport Welcomes Alaska Airlines to Music City

    04/28/2015

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today welcomes Alaska Airlines to Nashville. The airline will begin daily nonstop service to Seattle starting Sept. 23. Read more.

  • : Al Unser, Jr and Robby Unser to Race for Team Speedway at the Goodguys 10th Nashville Nationals, May 15-17 at LP Field

    04/28/2015

    Two- time Indy 500 Winner, Al Unser, Jr and Robby Unser, 9 time winner of the Pikes Peak Hill Climb, will race for Team Speedway in the Pro Class of the Goodguys AutoCross series at the Goodguys 10th Nashville Nationals. Read more.

  • : Nashville Film Festival Breaks Records

    04/27/2015

    The Nashville Film Festival (NaFF) celebrated its 46th annual festival with an incredible week of events that included more than 285 films from 45 countries. Read more.

  • : A Night With Legends

    04/27/2015

    The stars will shine brightly on Wednesday, June 10 as a line-up of country music legends assemble at the famous Wildhorse Saloon on 2nd Avenue in downtown Nashville to raise funds for The Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Read More.

  • : ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR FREE CONCERTS ON THE BELK PARK STAGE IN WALK OF FAME PARK AND THE BUD LIGHT PLAZA STAGE AT BRIDGESTONE ARENA PLAZA DURING 2015 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL JUNE 11-14 IN NASHVILLE

    04/27/2015

    With more than 100 artists confirmed, the Belk Park Stage at Walk of Fame Park and the Bud Light Plaza Stage at Bridgestone Arena Plaza will be rockin’ with back-to-back, free daily concerts during the 2015 CMA Music Festival, Thursday-Sunday, June 11-14, in downtown Nashville. Read More.

  • : New Live Nation-Operated Venue In Nashville To Be Named Ascend Amphitheater In Multi-Year Partnership

    04/23/2015

    New Live Nation-Operated Venue In Nashville To Be Named Ascend Amphitheater In Multi-Year Partnership - State Of The Art Venue Opens July 30 With First Concert Headlined by GRAMMY Award-Winner Eric Church. Read more.

  • : GARY ALLAN KICKS OFF CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL AND FOUR DAYS OF FREE STAR-PACKED CONCERTS AT THE CHEVROLET RIVERFRONT STAGE JUNE 11-14

    04/22/2015

    The 2015 CMA Music Festival is sure to have something for everyone with today’s announcement of performers who will take the Chevrolet™ Riverfront Stage. The lineup for the FREE daily concerts has something for all fans, regardless of what decade they came of age or whether they prefer whiskey-soaked ballads or sing-out-loud anthems. Read more.

  • : “Cinco de Mayo on MStreet” Festival

    04/21/2015

    On Sunday, May 3, 2015 from 12-8 PM, Saint Anejo will host its second annual “Cinco de Mayo” festival. Read more.

  • : AH&LA RECOGNIZES HOTEL PROPERTIES WITH NATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

    04/21/2015

    The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) today announced the winners of the AH&LA Stars of the Industry Awards for outstanding hotel properties. Read More.

  • : TDOT Announces Fast Fix 8 Project for I-40 in Downtown Nashville

    04/21/2015

    The Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner announced today a major bridge rehabilitation project along Interstate 40 in downtown Nashville. The “Fast Fix 8” project will use accelerated construction to replace eight bridges located on the west side of the south loop. The project will require 13 weekend closures of this stretch of I-40 between June 2015 and June 2016. Read more.

  • : LOCAL MAKERS GATHERING IN NASHVILLE

    04/21/2015

    Nearly 200 of the region’s finest craft artists will come together in Centennial Park May 1, 2 and 3 for the 44th Annual Spring Tennessee Craft Fair. Read more.

  • : Zoo Plans Elephant Facility Expansion for Future Growth

    04/21/2015

    Nashville Zoo is taking steps now to eventually grow the Zoo’s African elephant herd. The expansion includes additions to the elephant facilities and installation of state-of-the-art equipment. Read More.

  • : Hospitality Industry to Honor Governor Phil Bredesen with Second Annual E.W. “Bud” Wendell Award

    04/21/2015

    Nashville’s hospitality industry will honor Governor Phil Bredesen as the second recipient of the E.W. “Bud” Wendell Award at the fourth annual National Travel & Tourism Week Hospitality Industry Luncheon on May 4. The award, named after the former president and CEO of Gaylord Entertainment, recognizes an individual not directly affiliated with the hospitality industry who has contributed above and beyond to the overall success of tourism and convention business in Nashville. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE FOR MONUMENTAL JAUME PLENSA EXHIBITION, OPENING MAY 22 2015

    04/21/2015

    Cheekwood has released its programming schedule to complement Jaume Plensa: Human Landscape, the latest grand-scale exhibition to be featured at the estate’s historic grounds and Museum of Art. Opening May 22 and on display through November 1, 2015, the exhibition will feature outdoor and indoor installations by internationally acclaimed Spanish artist Jaume Plensa, including sculptures imagined specifically for Cheekwood’s grounds. Read more.

  • : VINCE VAUGHN ACCEPTS NASHVILLE KEY TO THE CITY AS PART OF WILD WEST COMEDY FESTIVAL

    04/20/2015

    Vince Vaughn was honored for his efforts in highlighting Music City as a comedy destination with the highly successful Wild West Comedy Festival. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Featured in Exhibition of Student Artwork Presented by the Association of Art Museum Directors and the U.S. Department of Education

    04/17/2015

    The Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD), in partnership with the United States Department of Education in Washington, D.C., presents the exhibition Museums: pARTners in Learning 2015, on view in Washington from May 6 through June 30, 2015. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO REFRESH ACM GALLERY WITH ALL-NEW ADDITIONS

    04/17/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will update its ACM Gallery beginning April 24 with artifacts representing today’s hottest country artists, from Jason Aldean to the Band Perry and more. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo’s Birds Get All the Attention on May 16

    04/16/2015

    Nashville Zoo will spotlight its feathered residents during Avian Awareness Day on Saturday, May 16. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., guests to the Zoo can participate in activities that focus on the importance of birds throughout the world. Read more.

  • : TPAC MARKS 35th YEAR WITH SPECTACULAR NEW PRODUCTION OF THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, SIX DEBUTS ON 2015-16 SEASON

    04/14/2015

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) will celebrate its 35th anniversary with a storybook lineup that blends long-awaited returns with six of the hottest Broadway titles in its upcoming 2015-16 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway at TPAC series and Broadway special engagements. Read more.

  • : Prized Artist-Designed Postcards and Wares from the Vienna Workshop Featured in Frist Center Exhibition

    04/14/2015

    Artist-designed postcards, textiles, decorative arts and printed materials from the acclaimed Wiener Werkstätte (Vienna Workshops), an association of artists and artisans founded by members of the broader Vienna Secession movement, will be on display in the Frist Center’s Upper-Level Galleries from June 26 to October 5, 2015. Read more

  • : PCMA Names Nashville as 2018 Convening Leaders Host City

    04/14/2015

    The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) announced today Nashville has been selected to host the 2018 Convening Leaders annual meeting. Read more.

  • : Where to Enjoy the Races at the 2015 Iroquois Steeplechase

    04/14/2015

    Considered Nashville’s Rite of Spring, the Iroquois Steeplechase draws a crowd of more than 25,000 attendees on the second Saturday in May each year. With this year expected to be no different, the organization is offering guests more options than ever when it comes to where to enjoy the race. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE OF THE KEEPERS

    04/13/2015

    The Nashville Film Festival (NaFF), presented by Nissan, announces the World Premiere of The Keepers, a documentary portrait of the work and personalities of zookeepers shot with unprecedented behind-the-scenes access at the Memphis Zoo. Read more.

  • : NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC TO SPONSOR RAMSEY LEWIS’ 50TH ANNIVERSARY PERFORMANCE AT TPAC ON APRIL 25

    04/09/2015

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) is proud to announce the National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) as the presenting sponsor of jazz legend Ramsey Lewis’ upcoming performance in the center’s James K. Polk Theater on Saturday, April 25 at 8:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : MAIN STREET FESTIVAL RETURNS TO DOWNTOWN FRANKLIN; XFINITY AS TITLE SPONSOR

    04/09/2015

    The Heritage Foundation of Franklin & Williamson County is pleased to announce the return of Main Street Festival, scheduled for April 25-26 in Historic Downtown Franklin. With Xfinity as the annual event’s title sponsor, organizers say spring’s premier celebration will be bigger and better this year ​--​ and to expect a full weekend of arts and crafts, music and dance, children’s activities, food and fun. Read more.

  • : Tickets Now On Sale for Brew at the Zoo

    04/08/2015

    Animals, local food trucks and 100 craft beers are all on tap for the fourth annual Brew at the Zoo set for Friday, May 29 from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Read more.

  • : TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAYFOR THE 11th ANNUAL STARS FOR SECOND HARVEST BENEFIT SHOW PRESENTED BY O’CHARLEY’S

    04/08/2015

    O’Charley’s and Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee will celebrate the 11th annual Stars For Second Harvest hosted by Craig Wiseman on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. Read more.

  • : DOWNTOWN FRANKLIN’S CITY FARMHOUSE ANNOUNCES SUMMER POP-UP FAIR

    04/08/2015

    or the last two years, the City Farmhouse Pop-up Fair has drawn visitors from around the globe to the tiny village of Leiper’s Fork, Tenn., to score antique and vintage goods from dozens of curated vendors. Read more.

  • : A VINTAGE AFFAIR HOSTS 15TH ANNUAL ‘A VINTAGE AFFAIR’ SERIES OF WINE EVENTS

    04/07/2015

    A Vintage Affair’s annual, three-day series of wine events returns this April for its fifteenth anniversary in Williamson County. The popular fund-raising sequence is one of many ways the Franklin-based non-profit supports local charities and programs. Read more.

  • : AMERICAN GIRL® OPENS NEW STORE TO CELEBRATE GIRLS!

    04/07/2015

    Girls in the Nashville area will soon have a new reason—and place!—to celebrate. On May 30, 2015, American Girl unveils its new 9,000-square foot retail experience at CoolSprings Galleria, the premier lifestyle shopping center located outside of Nashville in Franklin, Tennessee. Read more.

  • : ADDITIONAL PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT LP FIELD

    04/07/2015

    Some of Country Music’s hottest performers have been added to the star-packed lineup at LP Field during 2015 CMA Music Festival Nightly Concerts. Read more.

  • : ANTHONY BOURDAIN’S “CLOSE TO THE BONE” TOUR SLICES THROUGH 10 CITIES

    04/07/2015

    Internationally renowned best-selling author, television host and multiple Emmy award winnerAnthony Bourdain today announced a 10-city United States tour launching July 7 in Nashville at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall. Read more.

  • : Zoo Outdoor Movie Series Kicks Off April 24

    04/07/2015

    Nashville Zoo’s outdoor movie series, Zoovies, kicks off Friday, April 24. Guests can pack a picnic, put down a blanket and enjoy Epic as the sun goes down. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY NISSAN ANNOUNCES

    04/06/2015

    The Nashville Film Festival (NaFF) and Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced a day of free films for the Nashville community at the 46th Annual Nashville Film Festival. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS COMPOSER-GUITARIST WILLIAM TYLER’S CORDUROY ROADS

    04/06/2015

    Tyler Comes to OZ Arts’ Local Spotlight Series, TNT (Thursday Night Things), During Breakthrough Period in His Career, Including the Celebrated World Premiere of Corduroy Roads at Duke Performances and a Heralded Opening Set at Jack White’s Recent Concert at Bridgestone Arena. Read more.

  • : 2015 Nashville Rib & Jazz Festival

    04/03/2015

    The Chocolate Jazz Foundation proudly brings to Nashville it’s first “Nashville Rib & Jazz Festival, July 25th, 2015 at Cumberland Park in Nashville. Admission is $35 for a full day of hot smokin’ ribs and cool smooth jazz music. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Welcomes Two Clouded Leopard Births

    04/02/2015

    Nashville Zoo is proud to announce the births of two clouded leopards born March 13 and March 18. The cubs, both female, are doing well and are being hand-raised together. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY NISSAN ANNOUNCES

    04/02/2015

    The Nashville Film Festival (NaFF), presented by Nissan, is thrilled to highlight the diversity in the programming of this year’s festival, April 16 – 25th at Regal Green Hills Cinema. Read more.

  • : CHOICE AIRE TO BEGIN NONSTOP SERVICE TO ATLANTIC CITY AND MIAMI

    03/31/2015

    Nashville International Airport (BNA) today announces Choice Aire will begin nonstop public charter service to Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) and Miami International Airport (MIA). The new service will begin on May 21, 2015, and offer convenient connections from Miami to Cuba, Aruba and Curacao. Read more

  • : TENNESSEE’S FIRST KATE SPADE NEW YORK OUTLET TO OPEN AT OPRY MILLS THIS FRIDAY

    03/31/2015

    A first-in-Tennessee kate spade new york outlet will debut at Opry Mills on Friday, April 3. Read more.

  • : Chef Deb Paquette to open Truss this summer in Sylvan Park

    03/31/2015

    Designed as a space for the Sylvan Park neighborhood to gather, new restaurant Truss from chef Deb Paquette and partners will open this summer at the corner of 46th and Utah. Read more.

  • : Mayor Announces GRAMMY Gallery Coming to Nashville

    03/30/2015

    Mayor Karl Dean today announced that the GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE plans to open a GRAMMY Gallery in Nashville that will help students experience the process of making music. Read more.

  • : SOUNDS TO PARTNER WITH STRATEGIC HOSPITALITY AT FIRST TENNESSEE PARK

    03/30/2015

    With all the anticipation surrounding First Tennessee Park, set to open next month, there’s yet another reason to get excited – Nashville-based Strategic Hospitality will be opening a bar and restaurant in the right field concourse area. Read more.

  • : FOUR ALL-NEW CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES EPISODES WITH HUNTER HAYES, BOB DIPIERO FEATURING BRANDY CLARK, SARA EVANS AND MARTINA MCBRIDE, AND LITTLE BIG TOWN TO KICK-OFF NEW SEASON OF "FRONT AND CENTER"

    03/30/2015

    The critically acclaimed music series "Front and Center" will kick off its new season with four all-new CMA Songwriters Series episodes with Hunter Hayes; Bob DiPiero featuring Brandy Clark; Sara Evans and Martina McBride; and Little Big Town. Read more.

  • : Mayor Dean, Developers Move Forward on Convention Center Redevelopment

    03/30/2015

    Mayor Karl Dean and developers Spectrum | Emery and OliverMcMillan announced today that they are moving forward with a plan to redevelop the Nashville Convention Center into a mixed-use project, featuring 205,000 square feet of downtown retail, restaurant and entertainment space and the National Museum of African American Music. Read more

  • : Tailgating Singles Provide Option for Individuals, Small Groups Looking to Attend the Iroquois Steeplechase

    03/30/2015

    For the second consecutive year, the Iroquois Steeplechase is selling Tailgating Singles, or individual tickets, to the infield at the May 9 sporting event. Read more.

  • : GRAND OLE OPRY LAUNCHES 90th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

    03/25/2015

    The Grand Ole Opry launched its nine-month celebration of nine decades of great country music during two shows tonight with appearances by Opry members Brad Paisley, Del McCoury, and Old Crow Medicine Show, as well as special guests including Asleep at the Wheel. During the performances, artists shared stories behind some of the seminal instruments and artifacts over the course of the Opry’s 90-year history. Read more.

  • : CMA ANNOUNCES JIM ED BROWN AND THE BROWNS, GRADY MARTIN, AND THE OAK RIDGE BOYS AS NEWEST MEMBERS OF THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME

    03/25/2015

    The Country Music Association announced today that Jim Ed Brown and The Browns, Grady Martin, and The Oak Ridge Boys will become the newest members of the revered Country Music Hall of Fame. Read more.

  • : All aboard for the St. Jude Country Music Marathon Train!

    03/25/2015

    Next week to celebrate the inaugural St. Jude Country Music Marathon Train service on the Music City Star. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE SHORES OPENS TREETOP ADVENTURE PARK FOR “SWING BREAK” – March 21 - 29

    03/25/2015

    Families looking for something fun to do for Spring Break can have a “Swing Break” at Nashville Shores newest attraction, the Treetop Adventure Park. The ropes course and zip lines attraction will be open daily for “Swing Break” from Saturday, March 21 through Sunday, March 29. Read more.

  • : Country Superstar Brad Paisley to Host a Night of Stand-Up Comedy on Thursday, April 16 as Part of the Wild West Comedy Festival

    03/24/2015

    Country music superstar Brad Paisley will host a night of stand-up comedy featuring comedians Jon Reep, Greg Hahn, Theo Von, Sarah Tiana, Keith Alberstadt and more at TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Thursday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m., as part of the weeklong Wild West Comedy Festival. Read more.

  • : Glamour and History of Italian Fashion Industry on Display at Nashville’s Frist Center

    03/24/2015

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945, an elegant exhibition that chronicles the birth and growth of the Italian fashion industry from the post-World War II recovery years to the present day. Read more.

  • : AMAX Vanguard Fashion Show

    03/18/2015

    On April 22nd, AMAX Talent will hold their first annual fashion show, VANGUARD. AMAX is partnering with local Nashville shoppes and charities with a goal of providing 4000 meals to families in need through the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and shoeing a village in Uganda through Sole Hope. Read More.

  • : Sculptures by Renowned Spanish Artist Jaume Plensa Shown in Nashville

    03/18/2015

    Sculptures by internationally renowned Spanish artist Jaume Plensa will be on view concurrently at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts from June 5 to September 7, 2015, and at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art from May 22 to November 1, 2015. Read more.

  • : Sounds Reveal 2015 Promotional Schedule

    03/18/2015

    The Nashville Sounds are thrilled to announce the 2015 promotional schedule today as the team prepares for the initial season at state-of-the-art First Tennessee Park, which opens next month. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream Celebrates the Magic of Spring

    03/17/2015

    Nashville Ballet is welcoming spring with the return of the Shakespeare classic A Midsummer Night’s Dream featuring the Nashville Symphony at TPAC’s Jackson Hall April 24-26, 2015. Read more.

  • : CELEBRATED ROCKERS THE OFFSPRING TO PLAY WAR MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM ON APRIL 28

    03/17/2015

    Following a string of rock show announcements, the storied War Memorial Auditorium and NS2 announce celebrated rockers The Offspring on April 28. Read more.

  • : JAZZ LEGEND RAMSEY LEWIS BRINGS 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF "THE 'IN' CROWD" AND "HANG ON RAMSEY" TO NASHVILLE

    03/16/2015

    Ramsey Lewis, the iconic jazz great and National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master Award winner, brings his 50th Anniversary performance of “The ‘In’ Crowd” and “Hang on Ramsey” to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Saturday, April 25 at 8:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : FREE NASHVILLE ORIGINALS DINING APP TO AID LOCALS AND VISITORS

    03/13/2015

    Music City’s independent restaurant association, known as the Nashville Originals, has announced the launch of a new mobile app that offers diners everything from foodie news and restaurant information to a tip calculator—available for free, right from their smartphones. Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: THE ULTIMATE COUNTRY MUSIC FAN EXPERIENCE

    03/13/2015

    With the help from CMA Award winner Hunter Hayes, the Country Music Association announced today during a press conference several enhancements to CMA Music Festival, which will be held Thursday through Sunday, June 11-14, in Nashville. Read more.

  • : VINCENT GIARRANO’S LATEST WORK AT HAYNES GALLERIES TAKES AN INTIMATE LOOK AT LIFE IN THE CITY

    03/13/2015

    Contemporary Realist Vincent Giarrano's solo show —“Vincent Giarrano: Life in the City— Paintings, Drawings & Sketches,” will present a variety of scenes from daily urban life, captured intimately and with a discerning eye. The show is on view from April 24 to May 30 at Haynes Galleries on the Music Row Roundabout, with an opening reception from 5 to 7:30 pm on the evening of April 24. Both exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. Read more.

  • : New at the Zoo: Yellow-Backed Duikers

    03/12/2015

    Guests to Nashville Zoo can now see yellow-backed duikers on exhibit. The two females, named Pearl and Jade, have joined the Zoo’s collection on Bamboo Trail. Read more.

  • : GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING BAND ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL LIVE IN THE CMA THEATER FRIDAY, MARCH 27

    03/12/2015

    March 12, 2015: AEG Live/The Messina Group presents nine-time Grammy Award-winning band Asleep at the Wheel Live in the CMA Theater, Nashville’s hottest new music venue at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES EXHIBITION DATES FOR LUKE BRYAN: DIRT ROAD DIARY

    03/11/2015

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the life and career of reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan with the summer exhibition Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary, which opens May 22 and runs through November 8. Read more.

  • : WAR MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM ANNOUNCES THREE ROCK SHOWS THIS SPRING

    03/09/2015

    The storied War Memorial Auditorium announces three shows from legendary acts that promise to rock Nashville this spring. Tickets are on sale at WMARocks.com, by phone at (615) 782-4030, and in person at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick Street, in downtown Nashville. Read more.

  • : Individual Game Tickets For Inaugural Season At First Tennessee Park To Go On Sale On March 23

    03/09/2015

    Individual game tickets for the Nashville Sounds’ inaugural season at First Tennessee Park will be available at the team’s tickets trailer, via the team’s online ticketing system, and over the phone, beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 23. Read more.

  • : 42ND ANNUAL MUSIC CITY TENNIS INVITATIONAL BENEFITS CENTER FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT AT VANDERBILT

    03/09/2015

    Jackson National Life Insurance Company presents the 42nd Annual Music City Tennis Invitational (MCTI) benefiting the Center for Child Development at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Read more.

  • : TIN PAN SOUTH 2015 TO FEATURE TOP SONGWRITERS Fast Access Passes On Sale Now

    03/09/2015

    The 23rd Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Presented by Regions Bank features the top songwriters in almost every form of music, and organizers today announced the initial performers in this year's exciting five-day event. Read more.

  • : PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT LP FIELD

    03/06/2015

    CMA Music Festival will be the hottest concert destination of the summer with today’s announcement that Country Music superstars Lady Antebellum, Florida Georgia Line, Eric Church, and more. Read more.

  • : LEADING UP TO THE LARGEST COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL IN THE U.K., CMA ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS OF INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

    03/06/2015

    Leading into the largest Country Music festival in the U.K. – C2C, Country to County – the Country Music Association announced today the recipients of the organization’s International Awards. Read more.

  • : Join Nashville Zoo for Egg Hunts on April 4

    03/04/2015

    Families from all over Middle Tennessee will be hopping to Nashville Zoo for the 17th annual Eggstravaganzoo. The spring festival that boasts the largest egg hunts in town is set for Saturday, April 4, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Read more.

  • : TANGO BUENOS AIRES BRINGS EVA PERÓN'S STORY TO LIFE IN NASHVILLE MARCH 18, 2015

    03/04/2015

    Witness Eva Perón’s story unfold through the dance presentation of Tango Buenos Aires at TPAC’s James K. Polk Theater on March 18, 2015. Perón’s story brought her worldwide acclaim and still resonates with her millions of admirers. Read more.

  • : KIX BROOKS HONORED AS FIRST RECIPIENT OF THE CMA FOUNDATION HUMANITARIAN AWARD

    03/03/2015

    Revered Country Music Hall of Fame member Reba presented the first CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award to acclaimed artist, radio personality, entrepreneur, and esteemed member of the CMA Board of Directors Kix Brooks at a prestigious evening in his honor Monday at City Winery in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Announces Entertainment Addition to Ballet Ball 2015

    02/27/2015

    Clare Bowen of ABC’s Nashville will accompany previously announced Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Member John Oates as the musical entertainment at Nashville Ballet’s largest annual fundraising event, Ballet Ball 2015, at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Saturday, March 7. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES DATE FOR 2015 HIGHBALLS & HYDRANGEAS

    02/26/2015

    On Friday, April 17 Cheekwood will host the award-winning Highballs & Hydrangeas: gardens, music, and cocktails for the contemporary crowd. Read more.

  • : TIN PAN SOUTH 2015 FAST ACCESS PASSES ON SALE MARCH 3, 2015

    02/26/2015

    The 23rd Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Presented by Regions Bank is one of the most popular live music events in Nashville, and organizers have announced the much sought-after Fast Access Passes will go on sale Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Read more.

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM ANNOUNCES ANNUAL SPRINGER MOUNTAIN FARMS BLUEGRASS NIGHTS AT THE RYMAN LINEUP FOR 2015

    02/24/2015

    With summertime right around the corner, Ryman Auditorium today announced its line-up for the 2015 Springer Mountain Farms Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman series. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Announces 30th Anniversary Season

    02/23/2015

    Nashville Ballet celebrates its upcoming 30th anniversary season with the organization’s favorite ballets, stories and artists. The 2015-2016 performance season will include recent favorites Peter Pan and Attitude, repertory classics Nashville’s Nutcracker, Dracula and Carmina Burana, and the world premiere of Layla. Read more.

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM NAMED POLLSTAR THEATRE OF THE YEAR

    02/23/2015

    The historic Ryman Auditorium was named Theatre of the year Saturday night at the twenty-six annual Pollstar Awards. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE ORIGINALS DISCOUNT GIFT CERTIFICATES TO GO ON SALE FEB. 25

    02/20/2015

    The Nashville Originals have announced the first quarterly discount gift certificate sale of 2015—starting around 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 25, diners will have the chance to purchase gift certificates to more than 50 local restaurants at 30 percent off. Read more.

  • : The Johnny Cash Museum Announces the 2015 Johnny Cash Birthday Bash Line–Up

    02/19/2015

    The world renowned Johnny Cash Museum (JCM) prepares the return of the fan-favorite Johnny Cash Birthday Bash to mark his 83rd birthday this February. Read more.

  • : Nashville Originals Discount Gift Certificates to Go on Sale Feb. 25

    02/19/2015

    The Nashville Originals have announced the first quarterly discount gift certificate sale of 2015—starting around 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 25, diners will have the chance to purchase gift certificates to more than 50 local restaurants at 30 percent off. Read more.

  • : DISNEY’S 2012 TONY AWARD-WINNING HIT MUSICAL NEWSIES MAKES NASHVILLE DEBUT MAY 26-31

    02/17/2015

    Disney Theatrical Productions and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center announce that the Tony Award-winning smash hit musical, NEWSIES, will make its Nashville debut with a limited one-week engagement at TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall, May 26-31. Read more.

  • : Martina McBride to Headline Music City’s July 4th Celebration

    02/13/2015

    Martina McBride, four-time CMA Female Vocalist of the Year and three-time ACM Top Female Vocalist of the Year, will headline one of the city’s signature events this summer – “Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing!,” the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : Spring Gardening Classes at Nashville Zoo

    02/11/2015

    Nashville Zoo and the Master Gardeners of Davidson County are hosting gardening classes on Saturdays this spring. The informal sessions cover a variety of topics, including composting, organic gardening, rose care and canning. Read more.

  • : Zoo Animals Get Special Treats on Valentine’s Day

    02/10/2015

    Nashville Zoo animals are celebrating Valentine’s Day with special enrichment items on Saturday, Feb. 14. Read more.

  • : High School Students Try on Their Surgical Gloves at SAGES Mini Medical School

    02/10/2015

    The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Mini Medical School Boot Camp and Interactive Experience where 100 high school students from the Nashville area will learn about the field of surgery through lecture and simulation so they can begin to appreciate that being in the operating room is rewarding, important and exciting work. Read more.

  • : CORSAIR DISTILLERY NAMED BY FAST COMPANY AS ONE OF THE 2015 MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES

    02/09/2015

    The Corsair Distillery has received an incredible piece of global recognition today. Fast Company magazine announced its annual ranking of the world’s 10 Most Innovative Companies in Food for 2015, honoring leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in business and innovation. Corsair was included with companies such as Panera, Hampton Creek, Tastemade, and Munchery at #4. This is truly amazing for a small microdistillery like Corsair. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Announces Entertainment for Ballet Ball 2015

    02/09/2015

    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Member John Oates and breakout duo Striking Matches will join forces with Nashville Ballet to perform at the company’s largest annual fundraising event, Ballet Ball 2015, continuing a tradition of combining ballet with Music City’s finest musicians and artists. Read more.

  • : Saint Añejo Local Music Happy Hour

    02/09/2015

    Beginning this week, Saint Añejo will align their Happy Hour with a music program that exclusively features music from artists based in Nashville, Tennessee. Read more.

  • : Sinema’s Dale Levitski to be a featured chef at The James Beard House

    02/09/2015

    Sinema’s executive chef Dale Levitski will be the featured chef at a James Beard House dinner scheduled for Tuesday, March 31, 2015. The honor comes by invitation of members of the James Beard Foundation. Read more.

  • : JERRY SEINFELD BRINGS SIGNATURE STAND-UP TO TPAC ON APRIL 1

    02/06/2015

    America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will perform his signature stand-up routine at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on Wednesday, April 1, at 7:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : LIVE FROM SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT 2015 LAUNCH WEEK!

    02/04/2015

    Time Inc./Sports Illustrated today announced that the exclusive headline performance from Kings of Leon during the 2015 SI Swimsuit Music and Fan Festival in Nashville TN will air live across a series of the company’s digital channels. The broadcast is set for 7:00 p.m. ET on February 11 from Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Read more.

  • : Vanderbilt, TPAC Education Present Free Performance of "Walking the Tightrope" March 5

    02/04/2015

    In partnership with Vanderbilt University, the Tennessee Performing Arts Center will present a free performance of the critically acclaimed Walking the Tightrope by Mike Kenny on Thursday, March 5, at 6:00 p.m. in TPAC’s James K. Polk Theater. Light refreshments will be served in the lobby prior to the one-hour show, which will be followed by a discussion between the audience and artists. Read more.

  • : Nashville Community Organizations Create Collaborative Artworks Celebrating City’s Diversity in Frist Center Exhibition

    02/04/2015

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Exquisite Nashville, an exhibition of collaborative artworks created by four Nashville community organizations that celebrates the city’s dynamic cross-cultural interactions and creative potential in the 21st century. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES CHEEKWOOD IN BLOOM EVENTS MARCH 21- APRIL 26

    02/04/2015

    Every spring, Cheekwood becomes the Southeast's premier spot for celebrating the new season and enjoying the return of bold, vibrant color to the landscape. Sweeping views, large-scale colorful plantings, budding trees and special programming make Cheekwood a favorite destination for families, groups and nature lovers from across the region. Read more.

  • : TPAC and State Museum Partner for Exhibit on Disney’s NEWSIES and Printing History

    02/02/2015

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center and the Tennessee State Museum are partnering to present NEWSIES: A Tennessee Special Edition, a collaborative exhibit that explores the story behind Disney’s Broadway smash-hit musical NEWSIES and the state’s rich printing history. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS SHAKE

    02/02/2015

    OZ Arts Nashville presents SHAKE, an exhibition of interactive sculptures and other works by Alex Lockwood. Read more.

  • : CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY AND SINATRA’S 100th BIRTHDAY WITH SINATRA FOREVER AT NASHVILLE’S WAR MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

    01/28/2015

    His is one of the most iconic voices of all time, a voice that can be recognized instantly. Frank Sinatra, “Old Blue Eyes,” would have turned 100 later this year, and Nashville’s storied War Memorial Auditorium is excited to celebrate Sinatra’s birthday and Valentine’s Day with a one-of-a-kind commemorative experience: Sinatra Forever on Friday, February 13, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE WINE AUCTION REVEALS DETAILS FOR PAIRINGS: THE ULTIMATE WINE AND FOOD WEEKEND

    01/26/2015

    Nashville Wine Auction is excited to announce that Pairings: The Ultimate Wine and Food Weekend will take place on February 26-28, 2015 in Nashville, TN. Read more.

  • : CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR FOUNDATION BRINGS THREE-DAY CELEBRATION TO NASHVILLE AUGUST 6–8, 2015

    01/26/2015

    Nashville will host dozens of the nation’s most distinguished military veterans this summer when the Congressional Medal of Honor Society and Foundation brings Nashville Salutes: A Tribute to Our Nation’s Most Honored Heroes to the city August 6–8. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER ON TRACK FOR A RECORD-BREAKING FISCAL YEAR 2015

    01/22/2015

    Charles Starks, President/CEO of the Music City Center, announced today that the building has generated over $93 million in economic impact during the first half of fiscal year 2015. Read more.

  • : KIDZ BOP BRINGS MAKE SOME NOISE TOUR TO NASHVILLE MAY 16, 2015

    01/22/2015

    Billboard’s #1 Kids’ Artist, The KIDZ BOP Kids, will bring their Make Some Noise Tour to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Saturday, May 16, 2015. Read more.

  • : Zoo Offers Admission Deal on Super Bowl Sunday

    01/21/2015

    Before sitting down for the big game on Feb. 1, head to Nashville Zoo for half-priced admission during Zooperbowl, the Zoo’s annual promotion on Super Bowl Sunday. Weather permitting, guests will get the opportunity to see giraffe Congo make his pick for the Super Bowl winner. Read more.

  • : TPAC Announces Record-Breaking Impact in 2013-14 Annual Report to the Community

    01/21/2015

    The non-profit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) created a record-breaking economic impact of more than $64 million during its 2013-14 season. The impact, based on the nationally accepted formula from Americans for the Arts, is one of four records broken by the organization during the banner year, according to its annual report released today at a partnership event. Read more.

  • : Sounds Unveil New Logos, Uniforms

    01/21/2015

    The Nashville Sounds unveiled a modified color scheme today for their new logo as well as complete new marks and uniforms to be utilized during the club’s upcoming season. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME®AND MUSEUM TO FEATURE LUKE BRYAN IN CONTEMPORARY EXHIBIT SERIES

    01/21/2015

    Opening May 2015, and running through November 2015, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s newly announced exhibition on Luke Bryan will spotlight the country star’s meteoric career arc, from his roots in south Georgia, growing up the son of a peanut farmer, to his poignant, leap-of-faith move to Nashville, where he initially saw success as a hit songwriter for other artists before becoming one of the new century’s country superstars. Read more.

  • : FOOD NETWORK’S CHEF ROBERT IRVINE BRINGS LIVE SHOW TO NASHVILLE

    01/20/2015

    No recipes. No script. No holds barred. It's like nothing you've ever seen on stage before. You choose the challenges. He does the impossible. Food Network Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine is bringing his all-new live show to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : Goo Goo Shop To Celebrate Grand Opening January 30th and 31st

    01/20/2015

    Nashville’s own Goo Goo Cluster will host a Grand Opening Celebration of the Goo Goo Shop located at 116 3rd Avenue South in downtown Nashville on January 30th and 31st, 2015. Read more.

  • : DIVERSE TPAC PRESENTS SCHEDULE INCLUDES GLADYS KNIGHT, TANGO BUENOS AIRES, ROBERT IRVINE LIVE, AND KIDZ BOP

    01/16/2015

    With a little something for everyone, the Tennessee Performing Arts Center announces a diverse line-up for its “TPAC Presents” programming from March to May 2015, including Gladys Knight, Tango Buenos Aires, Robert Irvine Live, and KIDZ BOP. Read More.

  • : MUSIC INDUSTRY LEADERS CONVERGE FOR NASHVILLE MEETUP

    01/14/2015

    Industry titans and visionaries, seldom heard in a public format, will deliberate challenges and trends during the first-ever WHO KNEW meetup set for Thursday, January 29, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at ONE, on the top floor of the Cannery Ballroom. Read more.

  • : Gruhn Guitars Commemorates 45th Anniversary with Two-Day Celebration on January 16th and 17th

    01/14/2015

    Gruhn Guitars invites friends and visitors to celebrate the shop’s 45th Anniversary on Friday, January 16th and Saturday, January 17th from 9:30am to 6:00pm. The two-day celebration will feature several exciting giveaways from a number of instrument and accessories vendors including Martin, Taylor, National, Collings, Larrivee, TV Jones, DR Strings, and from publications including Vintage Guitar, Fretboard Journal, and Premier Guitar. Read more.

  • : Bound’ry Celebrates 20 Years on Nashville Restaurant Scene

    01/14/2015

    Beginning Monday, Jan. 12 through Saturday, Jan. 31, Bound’ry will roll out a special dinner menu and weekly specials celebrating 20 excellent years on the Nashville dining scene. Read more.

  • : MStreet Entertainment Group Introduces Brunch at Saint Anejo

    01/14/2015

    MStreet’s Mexican concept, Saint Anejo, will be introducing a new brunch menu with two-for-one specialty cocktails every Saturday and Sunday, beginning this weekend. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SURPASSES 11 MILLION PASSENGERS IN 2014

    01/14/2015

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announces Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 11 million passengers in the 2014 calendar year. This is the first time BNA has ever eclipsed the 11 million mark in its 77-year history. Read more.

  • : SCHOLASTIC ART GOLD WINNERS’ WORKS TO BE DISPLAYED AT CHEEKWOOD JANUARY 31 THROUGH APRIL 19

    01/13/2015

    ­­63 Middle Tennessee art students took home Gold Key awards, 93 Silver Key awards and 213 Honorable Mentions in the most recent Scholastic Art Awards competition, with the Gold Key winning pieces on display in Cheekwood’s Museum of Art January 31 through April 19. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO HONOR RONNIE MILSAP WITH CAMEO EXHIBIT

    01/12/2015

    Opening February 6, 2015, and running through August 2015, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s exhibition Ronnie Milsap: A Legend in My Time examines the 2014 Country Music Hall of Fame member’s career. Read more.

  • : NANCY JONES SETS GEORGE JONES MUSEUM GRAND OPENING WEEKEND AND UNVEILS DESCRIPTIVE LAYOUT OF FUTURE MUSEUM

    01/12/2015

    The voice of George Jones continues to reign as one of Country Music’s most hallowed instruments. Beginning this spring, fans will have a chance to get a never-before-seen look into the life and career of the musical icon with the opening of the George Jones Museum in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Nashville to host two day extravaganza to celebrate the 2015 SI Swimsuit Launch

    01/08/2015

    Time Inc.’s Sports Illustrated and the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) will partner to produce an unprecedented two-days of fan events and musical performances in celebration of the 2015 SI Swimsuit launch, it is announced today. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK RETURNS JAN. 19-25

    01/08/2015

    Nashville Restaurant Week is returning Jan. 19-25, with nearly 60 locally owned restaurants offering special meals and deals throughout the week. Read more.

  • : VENUE SELECTION PROCESS FOR COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO USA 2016 ALREADY INCLUDES INTEREST FROM 24 METROPOLITAN AREAS

    01/08/2015

    The Copa America Centenario USA 2016 is starting to create significant excitement across the United States as 24 metropolitan areas have already shown interest in hosting matches during the tournament. Read more.

  • : Zoo Run Run 5K Set For January 24

    01/07/2015

    A herd of runners, walkers and strollers will make their way through Nashville Zoo during the 2015 Zoo Run Run on Saturday, Jan. 24. The annual 5K race takes participants past favorite habitats, like Kangaroo Kickabout and Flamingo Lagoon, and along roads and trails not normally accessed by the public. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Exhibition Showcases Narrative Works by 19th-Century American Artists Shaping Young Nation’s Identity

    01/07/2015

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Telling Tales: Stories and Legends in 19th-Century American Art from February 27–June 7, 2015, in the Center’s Upper-Level Galleries. Read more.

  • : Worship YAH!

    01/06/2015

    Individuals of all faiths are invited to attend the 2015 Worship YAH! conference. This Biblically-focused conference will be held on January 23 and 24 at the Hilton Garden Inn Airport in Nashville, Tenn. Read more.

  • : Bacchanalian Society of Nashville sets wine tasting fundraiser for January 15 at TPAC

    01/05/2015

    The Bacchanalian Society of Nashville announces that it will host a one-of-a-kind wine tasting and fundraiser at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 15, 2015, at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center. Read more.

  • : Panel Discussion: The First Edition Drops In

    01/05/2015

    During the late 1960s and early 1970s, Kenny Rogers made hit recordings, appeared on TV shows, and undertook successful tours as a member of the First Edition. Read more.

  • : MTA to Offer Park & Ride Services for New Year’s Eve

    12/24/2014

    To ensure maximum convenience for downtown visitors, Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) will provide Park & Ride services to the Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City. Read more.

  • : Alpaca Born at Nashville Zoo

    12/23/2014

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce the birth of an alpaca on Saturday, Dec. 13. The baby, a male named Bandit, is the first to be born at Nashville Zoo and can be seen at Critter Encounters. Read More.

  • : Music City Offers Multiple Days of Entertainment for New Year’s Eve Visitors

    12/22/2014

    A city that loves a good party, Nashville will once again offer visitors one of the biggest New Year’s Eve celebrations in the country with great live music and Nashville’s own midnight “Music Note Drop®.” Read more.

  • : TRACE ADKINS KICKS OFF ANNUAL FRANKLIN AMERICAN MORTGAGE MUSIC CITY BOWL BATTLE OF THE BANDS

    12/22/2014

    Franklin American Mortgage is proud to present country superstar Trace Adkins in a special appearance to kick off Battle of the Bands as part of the 17th annual Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl festivities. Read more.

  • : Nashville New Year’s Eve Safety Tips, Security Guidelines, Transportation Options, and Road Closures Announced

    12/18/2014

    "Nashville's New Year's Eve is now known as one of the best celebrations in the country, and we are pulling out all the stops to ensure a safe environment as well as a comprehensive transportation plan," said Butch Spyridon, President & CEO of NCVC. Read more.

  • : Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House Concludes U.S. Tour at Nashville’s Frist Center

    12/16/2014

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House, a remarkable assemblage of paintings, furniture, porcelain, silver, costumes and other decorative arts from the 18th-century Norfolk estate of England’s first prime minister, Sir Robert Walpole. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Docent Open House

    12/16/2014

    Nashville Zoo is hosting an open house for anyone interested in joining the Zoo’s docent program. The open house will take place Saturday, Jan. 10 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the Zoo’s Croft Center. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES A CELEBRATION OF TREES WITH NEW EXHIBITION BY LANDSCAPE ARTIST CHARLES BRINDLEY: TREES OF MYTH AND LEGEND

    12/15/2014

    In early 2015, Cheekwood will host A Celebration of Trees, in honor of its Level IV Arboretum status. Rooted with an exhibition in Cheekwood’s Museum of Art, featuring works by noted landscape artist Charles Brindley, the celebration will tie together Tennessee’s Arbor Day, National Arbor Day, and Tu B’Shevat, Jewish Arbor Day, or “the New Year for Trees” with a wide variety of education and public programs guaranteed to delight tree lovers of all ages. Read more.

  • : WILD WEST COMEDY FESTIVAL RETURNS TO NASHVILLE APRIL 14-19, 2015

    12/15/2014

    The Wild West Comedy Festival will return to Nashville for its second year with an all-star line-up, it was announced today by Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Productions and Outback Concerts. Read more.

  • : Jingle Boot Rock

    12/10/2014

    The Sutler will host “Jingle Boot Rock,” a New Year’s Eve party with live music, dancing, drinks and dinner buffet. Doors open at 6 p.m. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Blood Drive Set for Dec. 29

    12/10/2014

    Continue in the spirit of giving by joining Nashville Zoo and the American Red Cross for a blood drive on Monday, Dec. 29 at the Zoo’s Croft Center Gallery from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. All presenting blood donors will receive a free T-shirt from the Red Cross and one free Zoo admission for use on or before March 14, 2015. Read more.

  • : LEGO® KidsFest tickets make great holiday gifts

    12/10/2014

    LEGO® KidsFest tickets not only make the ideal holiday gift for the ultimate brick lover, attending a show is a family experience that you’ll treasure forever. Read More.

  • : NOTRE DAME TO PLAY LSU IN THE 17th ANNUAL FRANKLIN AMERICAN MORTGAGE MUSIC CITY BOWL

    12/08/2014

    Representatives from the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl announced today the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will represent the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) in the 17th annual Bowl as they take on the LSU Tigers of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). Kickoff will be Tuesday, Dec. 30 at 2:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : AMERICAN IDOL WINNER TO PERFORM AT 30th ANNUAL DICKENS OF A CHRISTMAS

    12/08/2014

    American Idol winner Kris Allen will be performing as part of Dickens of a Christmas in Historic Downtown Franklin on Saturday, December 13. In its 30-year history, this is the first time Dickens of a Christmas has hosted a headlining act on its stage. Read more.

  • : FRESH ART FOR THE HOLIDAYS AT THE ARTS COMPANY 18th ANNUAL HOLIDAY ARTS MARKET

    12/05/2014

    The Arts Company and Owner Anne Brown celebrate the gallery’s 18th Anniversary with its annual Holiday Arts Market. Beginning during The First Saturday Art Crawl Downtown, December 6, Nashville art aficionados will experience this year’s distinctive artistic boutique, with art-centric opportunities including deluxe vintage items, including a collection of pewter ice cream molds c. 1900 and classic cake stands. Read more.

  • : Chef Deb Paquette and Etch owners plan new Sylvan Park restaurant

    12/04/2014

    The team behind award-winning Etch will open a new restaurant in summer 2015 in Sylvan Park. Read more.

  • : Lady Antebellum Hosts First Annual "Cheers for Charity" on New Year's Eve in Nashville to Benefit LadyAID

    12/04/2014

    Lady Antebellum is set to host their First Annual “Cheers For Charity” on New Year’s Eve (12/31) in Nashville, TN where fans are invited for dinner, drinks and music. Read more.

  • : 2013 Tony Award-Winning Musical PIPPIN Brings First National Tour to Nashville March 10-15

    12/03/2014

    Experience the thrilling 2013 Tony Award-winning musical, PIPPIN – described as “an eye-popping, jaw-dropping, VISUALLY STUNNING extravaganza. THE THRILL OF THE SEASON!” by NY1 – when it makes its Nashville debut at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement March 10-15, 2015. Read more.

  • : Metro Police to Hold Toy Drive at the Zoo

    12/02/2014

    Metro Nashville Police Department’s Mounted Patrol Division will collect donated toys for its annual Christmas Basket Program on Dec. 13 and 14 at Nashville Zoo. As an added incentive, the Zoo is offering a complimentary admission ticket for every new toy donated. Read more.

  • : Mayor’s Tree Lighting on Friday Kicks Off 61st Annual Christmas Parade

    12/01/2014

    The city’s annual tree lighting ceremony will be held on the Public Square this Friday, Dec. 5, starting at 6:30 p.m., with appearances by Eric Close and Aubrey Peeples of "Nashville", Brenda Lee, Nashville Symphony Chorus and Barbershop Quartet Lunch Break. Read more.

  • : Zoo Supporters Match $10M Gift from City of Nashville

    11/25/2014

    Nashville Zoo is proud to announce that it has matched the City of Nashville’s $10M investment challenge. As a thank you to the city, the Zoo will be offering a Buy-One-Get-One free admission promotion to all guests Dec. 7-12. Read more.

  • : Alive At The Bluebird 2015

    11/25/2014

    Alive Hospice, The Bluebird Cafe and more than 100 songwriters and artists will celebrate 22 years of music for a special cause: end-of-life care and support for the grieving. Read more.

  • : Nashville Is Turning Up the Heat This Holiday Season with Holiday Events, Decorations and, Of Course, Music

    11/24/2014

    Every year, bounteous holiday events set throughout Music City offer joyous celebrations and beautiful decorations for people of all ages. All the beauty, joy, and magic of the season are wrapped up in an incredible array of events ranging from concerts and theatrical performances, to decked-out historic homes and attractions. Read more.

  • : Christmas Ham & Jam’ comes to The Sutler, December 22

    11/24/2014

    The Sutler will host "Christmas Ham & Jam," a holiday supper and show, on December 22 and 23. Read more.

  • : OZ Arts Nashville Presents 13 Most Beautiful...Songs for Andy Warhol's Screen Tests, January 17, 2015

    11/24/2014

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to present 13 Most Beautiful…Songs for Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests, January 17, 2015. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Rolls Out Special Ticket Deals for Holiday Shoppers

    11/21/2014

    The Nashville Symphony has announced several promotions and special offers this holiday season, delivering big savings and great value on a wide array of performances at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Read more.

  • : Nashville Historic Sites Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Nashville on December 13, 2014

    11/21/2014

    The Battle of Nashville was one of the most decisive conflicts of the Civil War. Multiple Nashville and Middle Tennessee historical groups are hard at work coordinating events to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Nashville, which was fought in Nashville on December 15-16, 1864. Calendars should be marked for Saturday, December 13, 2014, for the multi-site, city-wide, all-day program. Read more.

  • : Tin Pan South 2015 Set for March 24-28

    11/21/2014

    The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) has announced March 24-28, 2015 as the dates for the 23rd Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival. The ever-popular event presents hit songwriters from all genres of music performing at a variety of intimate Nashville night spots. Regions Bank returns for the eighth year as the presenting sponsor of the event. Read more.

  • : Joeys Arrive at Nashville Zoo

    11/19/2014

    There are now even more roo’s to encounter at Nashville Zoo’s Kangaroo Kickabout exhibit. Up to six of the Zoo’s nine female kangaroos are carrying joeys, and several have reached the stage in development where they are poking out of their mothers’ pouches and can be seen by guests. Read more.

  • : THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM DECK THE HALL 2014

    11/19/2014

    It’s time to Deck the Hall, Nashville’s new holiday tradition fusing music, art, learning opportunities, and yes, Santa Claus. The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum invites you to come in out of the cold this holiday season with an offering full of educational and fun programs and events. Read more.

  • : American Photographer Tina Barney Depicts Privileged Lifestyles of European Subjects in Frist Center Exhibition

    11/18/2014

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Tina Barney: The Europeans, a selection of sumptuous, large-scale color portraits that depict upper-class Europeans in their homes, surrounded by their prized artworks and opulent interiors that mark their privileged status. Read more.

  • : Saint Añejo’s One Year Anniversary Celebration Join Us For An All-Day Bash!

    11/14/2014

    Join us in celebration of Saint Añejo’s One Year Anniversary. We would like to give a big thank you to Nashville for all of your support throughout the past year. Read more.

  • : Average Joes’ Recording Artist, Daniel Lee, to Sing Theme For 2014 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl

    11/13/2014

    Average Joes’ Recording Artist, Daniel Lee, to Sing Theme For 2014 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl “This Is The Big Time” Written by Nashville Songwriter Travis Porterfield. Read more.

  • : FONTANEL RECORDS Announces its NEW Label & Release of DEBUT Album: Fontanel Family Christmas

    11/13/2014

    Fontanel is pleased to announce their new label, Fontanel Records. Its inception was the brainchild of Krista Marie Oswald, member of the country music trio THE FARM, and wife of Fontanel co-owner Marc Oswald. Read more.

  • : THE CHEESECAKE FACTORY OPENS IN FRANKLIN, TN

    11/13/2014

    The Cheesecake Factory®, known for its extensive menu, generous portions and legendary desserts, today announced the opening of its newest restaurant at the CoolSprings Galleria in Franklin, Tennessee, a suburb of Nashville. Read more.

  • : MARVEL UNIVERSE LIVE! COMING TO BRIDGESTONE ARENA DEC. 12-14

    11/13/2014

    Marvel Universe LIVE! is taking the live entertainment experience to a whole new level, with a mind-blowing show unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Read more.

  • : TANYA TUCKER: STRONG ENOUGH TO BEND

    11/13/2014

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore the career of superstar Tanya Tucker with the exhibition Tanya Tucker: Strong Enough to Bend, opening November 14, 2014, and running through May 2015. Read more.

  • : Mayor, Music City Center Unveil Wayfinding App

    11/12/2014

    Mayor Karl Dean and the Music City Center unveiled the Music City Center wayfinding app today. Read more.

  • : ANNOUNCES LOTTERY TICKET POLICY PERFORMANCES BEGIN NOVEMBER 18-23 AT TPAC IN NASHVILLE

    11/10/2014

    THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, is pleased to announce a lottery ticket policy for the National Tour, which begins Tuesday, November 18 at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville and plays a limited, one week engagement through Sunday, November 23. In Nashville, the production will conduct a pre-show lottery at the box office, making a limited number of tickets available at $25 apiece. Read more.

  • : ABC’s “NASHVILLE” Actor Eric Close to Serve as Grand Marshal For 61st Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade

    11/06/2014

    Television and film actor Eric Close, who plays Mayor Teddy Conrad on ABC’s hit television show “Nashville,” will serve as Parade Grand Marshal for the 61st annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade. Read more.

  • : Cornelia Powell, Wedding Folklorist

    11/05/2014

    Join the Costume Society of America and Historic Travellers Rest in welcoming esteemed author, wedding folklorist and costume historian, Cornelia Powell for a unique and capti­ vating presentation from her upcoming book, The End of the Fairy-Tale Bride (Vall) For Better or Worse, How Princess Diana Rescued the Great White Wedding on November 22nd, 2014 at 4:30p.m. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Pet Adoption Drive

    11/05/2014

    Looking for a new best friend? Nashville Zoo is hosting its fourth annual Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo animal adoption drive on Saturday, Nov. 15. From 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., area humane societies, animal shelters and pet adoption agencies relocate to the Zoo parking lot with available dogs and cats looking for permanent homes. Read more.

  • : PUCKETT’S RESTAURANT LOCATIONS TO OFFER THANKSGIVING BUFFET, SPECIAL TO-GO DINNERS FOR TURKEY DAY

    11/04/2014

    Puckett’s All-Inclusive Holiday Meals Mean Less Kitchen, More Family Time For You. Read more.

  • : Music Valley McDonald's Grand Reopening on Saturday, November 8 Celebrates Musical Heritage with FREE Inspirational Concert and Activities

    11/03/2014

    Music fans will soon have a lot more reasons to shout "I'm lovin' it!" In partnership with the Inspirational Country Music Association and 94 FM The FISH, the newly-remodeled historic WMAC McDonald’s (201 Rudy’s Circle), located in the heart of Music Valley, a recognized music destination and tourism center, proudly celebrates its musical heritage with its Grand Reopening, to be held on Saturday, November 8 (rain or shine). Read more.

  • : TPAC presents interactive courtroom drama based on historic, Civil War trial in Tennessee

    10/31/2014

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center will present Burden of Justice: 1863, an interactive, gripping courtroom drama based on historical events in Tennessee on Thursday, November 6, at 7:00 p.m. in TPAC’s Andrew Johnson Theater. Read more.

  • : Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn

    10/31/2014

    Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn celebrate their first duo record -- released October 7 on Rounder Records -- with a special hometown performance in the pristine acoustical setting of the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, November 8. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Story Time in November

    10/30/2014

    Children of all ages are invited to delight in story time and visits with special animal friends during Nashville Zoo’s Celebrate Reading. This indoor program is scheduled for Fridays in November (Nov. 7, 14, 21) at 10:30 a.m. Read more.

  • : Kinky Boots in Nashville

    10/30/2014

    KINKY BOOTS, the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper, will play Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement February 3-8, 2015. Read more.

  • : CMA Awards Nominees Miranda Lambert And Keith Urban Wake Up The Country Live On “Good Morning America” Wednesday, Nov. 5

    10/30/2014

    Wake up and then celebrate into the night with two of the top nominated artists for the 2014 CMA Awards when Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban appear on ABC News’ “Good Morning America” Wednesday, Nov. 5 (7:00-9:00 AM/ET). Read more.

  • : Free Live Music All the Time in Music City

    10/30/2014

    Music City hosts live music 24/7/365. The best part, you don’t have to pay a pretty penny to listen to Nashville’s live music scene. Take a stroll and open the ears to all the FREE music playing around every nook and cranny in Music City including on Honky Tonk Highway, Lower Broadway, 2nd Avenue, SoBro, The Gulch, Midtown, Music Row/Demonbreun, and more. Read more.

  • : Red Panda Cub Now On Exhibit at Nashville Zoo

    10/29/2014

    Nashville Zoo’s red panda cub Phayara has made her debut. The four month old cub, named by a public vote, can be seen on exhibit in the Zoo’s Bamboo Trail. Read more.

  • : JIMMY KIMMEL TO APPEAR SIMULTANEOUSLY IN LOS ANGELES AND NASHVILLE VIA HOLOGRAM

    10/29/2014

    Through the use of cutting-edge technology, Jimmy Kimmel will host the show “cross-country” on Country Music’s Biggest Night®. On Wednesday, November 5, the late night host will be live in Hollywood, California while simultaneously being transported to Nashville, Tennessee via hologram. Read more.

  • : Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young Star in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at TPAC in Nashville February 17-22

    10/29/2014

    The national tour of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Andy Blankenbuehler, retelling the Biblical story of Joseph, his eleven brothers, and the coat of many colors will play Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement February 17-22, 2015. Read more.

  • : Military Members Receive Free Admission to Zoo on Nov. 9

    10/28/2014

    Active military personnel, military veterans and their immediate families are invited to a free day at Nashville Zoo during Regions Bank’s Military Appreciation Day on Sunday, Nov. 9. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Offers Free Admission on Mondays through December 2014

    10/27/2014

    Beginning Monday, November 3, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will offer free admission to guests bringing non-perishable food items to donate to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee on Mondays through December. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS RENOWNED PIANIST-COMPOSER VIJAY IYER’S MUSIC OF TRANSFORMATION

    10/27/2014

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to welcome the immensely celebrated artist Vijay Iyer, whom The New Yorker has called one of “today’s most important pianists,” for Music of Transformation, a two-part program of collaborations with world-class artists. Read more.

  • : The Melting Pot of Nashville Prepares to Celebrate 20 Years

    10/27/2014

    The Melting Pot of Nashville, www.meltingpot.com/nashville, a fondue restaurant located at 166 Second Avenue N. Suite C, is getting a full makeover as the restaurant prepares to celebrate 20 years serving the Nashville community in 2015. Featuring innovative and locally-inspired takes on the retro trend, The Melting Pot continues to provide a memorable dining experience and ambiance for guests. Read more.

  • : ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards announces Musical Lineup

    10/24/2014

    The Inspirational Country Music Association is excited to announce a star-studded lineup for this year’s ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards to be held Thursday, November 13 at Cornerstone Nashville (726 W. Old Hickory Blvd., Madison, Tenn.) from 7- 9 p.m. (red carpet arrivals begin at 5:30 p.m.). Read more.

  • : LEGO® KidsFest announces tour stops for 2015; gears up for announcing dates for its new tour

    10/23/2014

    The LEGO® KidsFest kicks off its seventh year on the road with new tour stops in St. Louis and Nashville and a return to some popular markets. The 2015 tour stops include Phoenix, AZ (Feb. 27 – March 1), St. Louis, MO (March 20 – 22), Nashville, TN (April 17 – 19) and Austin, TX (Sept. 4 – 6). Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet’s Holiday Tradition Returns to Stage Dec. 6 Nashville’s Nutcracker Adds Two Matinee Performances

    10/23/2014

    Nashville Ballet returns with one of Nashville’s favorite annual holiday traditions, Nashville’s Nutcracker, on Dec. 6 for the seventh year in a row, presented by The Mall at Green Hills and Gateway Tire and Service Centers. Read more.

  • : Fareless Friday scheduled for Black Friday, November 28th

    10/23/2014

    For the second year, the Nashville MTA and Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee (RTA) are offering free rides on all MTA and RTA buses and the Music City Star the Friday after Thanksgiving, which is known as “Black Friday.” The day is traditionally the first official shopping day of the holiday season. Read more.

  • : Zoo Animals Go Trick-or-Treating

    10/21/2014

    Nashville Zoo animals will be partaking in their own form of trick-or-treating as they enjoy seasonal favorites like cricket-filled pumpkins and Jell-O eyeballs during a special Halloween-themed enrichment day. Read more.

  • : GENE KELLY: THE LEGACY

    10/21/2014

    A Special Live Performance Presenting an Intimate Portrait of Gene Kelly who changed the look of dance on film and became one of the world’s most beloved stars. Blending film clips and rare audio recordings, Gene’s wife and biographer, Patricia Kelly will share her personal stories with the audience. Read more.

  • : King Crimson Alum to Perform 12th & Porter

    10/21/2014

    King Crimson alum, and Nashville native, Adrian Belew and The Power Trio, which includes bassist Julie Slick and drummer Tobias Ralph have a 40-stop North American tour commencing in Charlottesville, Virginia on October 22nd. They come for a hometown show in Nashville, TN at the historic 12th & Porter venue and event theater on Saturday, November 22nd. Read more.

  • : OPRY MILLS TO OFFER MORE THAN 20 HOURS OF BLACK FRIDAY SAVINGS

    10/20/2014

    Ready, set, save! Shoppers looking to cash-in on the lowest prices of the year will want to mark their calendars, now, as Opry Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in Tennessee, gears-up for Black Friday and extended holiday hours. The popular attraction will be open from 6 p.m. – 1 a.m. on Thursday, November 27 and again from 6 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. on Black Friday, November 28, giving budget-conscious and early bird shoppers a head start for the 2014 holiday season. Read more.

  • : Boot Barn Opens Downtown Nashville Store, Debuts Exclusive Moonshine Spirit by Brad Paisley Line

    10/20/2014

    Boot Barn®, America’s largest western and work wear store, announced today the grand opening of its new downtown Nashville store and the launch of an exclusive line of clothing and accessories called Moonshine Spirit by Brad Paisley. The line will be formally unveiled at a special ceremony at the new store on Friday, October 24, at 2 p.m. Read more.

  • : JO WALKER-MEADOR TO BE HONORED IN THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM’S EIGHTH ANNUAL LOUISE SCRUGGS MEMORIAL FORUM

    10/20/2014

    To honor the memory of a Bluegrass Hall of Fame icon, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will present an interview with longtime CMA Executive Director Jo Walker-Meador in the eighth annual Louise Scruggs Memorial Forum on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at 6 p.m. in the Ford Theater. A reception will follow the program. Read more.

  • : Predators to host 2016 NHL All-Star festivities

    10/17/2014

    The National Hockey League (NHL) today announced the selection of the Nashville Predators, the city of Nashville and Bridgestone Arena as hosts of the 2016 National Hockey League All-Star celebration. Read more.

  • : November and December at Zeitgeist

    10/16/2014

    November and December exhibits at Zeitgiest Gallery. Read more.

  • : 31ST ANNUAL PUMPKINFEST RETURNS TO FRANKLIN’S MAIN STREET

    10/16/2014

    The 31st annual Pumpkinfest will take place on Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m., bringing a full day of free entertainment to families in the area. Presented by the Heritage Foundation of Franklin & Williamson County, the festival will stretch along Main Street from First to Fifth avenues, and will also include portions of Third and Fourth avenues. Attendees can expect a day of live music, various contests, an array of arts and crafts booths, a chili cook-off and much more. Read more.

  • : HARD ROCK CAFE NASHVILLE HOSTS INAUGRUAL HALLOWEEN BASH

    10/15/2014

    Hard Rock has plenty of tricks and treats this Halloween! On Friday, October 31, 2014, Hard Rock Cafe Nashville will hold its inaugural Halloween Bash, “Love All Spook All,” hosted by Kelly Sutton, Emmy® winning TV anchor and media personality and host of Zuus Country's Inside Music Row. Read More.

  • : Nashville’s 360 Bistro Receives National Honor

    10/15/2014

    360 Bistro has been named a winner of OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards for Top 100 Wine Lists in America and was the only restaurant in Nashville and in Tennessee with the honor. Read more.

  • : BLUE MAN GROUP BRINGS THEATRICAL RETURNS TO NASHVILLE JANUARY 6-11

    10/14/2014

    A new theatrical touring production of BLUE MAN GROUP returns with new sound, set, and video design to create an entirely new, high-impact visual experience at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement from January 6-11. Read more.

  • : Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical Brings Beloved Holiday Tale to TPAC December 16-21

    10/14/2014

    In 1964, the beloved stop-motion animated television classic, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” made its network television debut delighting audiences across the country. Fifty years later, the longest-running and highest-rated television special comes to life, live on stage with RUDOLPH the RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James Polk Theater for a limited, one-week engagement, December 16-21. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES NEXT MAJOR EXHIBITION: DYLAN, CASH, AND THE NASHVILLE CATS: A NEW MUSIC CITY

    10/13/2014

    Bob Dylan. Neil Young. Leonard Cohen. The Byrds. Paul McCartney. Ringo Starr. Joan Baez. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. J.J. Cale. Linda Ronstadt. Leon Russell. Gordon Lightfoot. Steve Miller. Ian & Sylvia. The Monkees. Simon & Garfunkel. All were among the many rock and folk artists who came to Nashville in the late 1960s and early ’70s to work with the city’s versatile, hotshot session musicians, the “Nashville Cats.” Read more.

  • : Kelly Clarkson Announces First Annual Christmas Benefit Concert

    10/13/2014

    Grammy Award winner Kelly Clarkson will perform her benefit concert, Miracle on Broadway, at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Saturday, December 20, with a star-studded special guest lineup including Reba, Trisha Yearwood, Garth Brooks, Ronnie Dunn, Kacey Musgraves, Paramore’s Hayley Williams, Charles Esten, Meghan Trainor and more. Read more.

  • : Hauntanel at Fontanel: a Halloween Tradition

    10/10/2014

    Fontanel announces final plans for the 3rd Annual “Hauntanel” Halloween weekend to be held over the October 24-26 weekend from 5pm-11pm nightly. Tickets can be purchased onsite. Read more.

  • : Sounds Unveil New Logo

    10/09/2014

    The Nashville Sounds unveiled a new primary logo today to kick off a rebranding effort, which will coincide with the team’s move to state-of-the-art First Tennessee Park next season. Read more.

  • : RONNIE MILSAP AND GENE WATSON “DECK THE HALL” WITH HOLIDAY CONCERTS AT THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    10/09/2014

    The holiday season is just around the corner, and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will educate, entertain and spread extra cheer with its annual “Deck the Hall” offerings. Read more.

  • : Art and Music Collide in the Sudekum Planetarium

    10/09/2014

    The Sudekum Planetarium at Adventure Science Center has announced the launch of “Dome Club Nashville,” a new monthly series showcasing immersive programs and artistic experiences designed to envelop visitors within the unique fulldome planetarium environment. Read more.

  • : AB Jets Lands in Nashville

    10/07/2014

    AB Jets, a privately owned and operated charter, sales and management company, has officially put down roots in Music City after working in this market for the past 24 months. Read more

  • : ‘Grass Fed Sundays’ at The Sutler begin October 12

    10/07/2014

    The Sutler Saloon will host ‘Grass Fed Sundays,’ a weekly family-style supper, starting October 12. Read more

  • : Steve Wariner Announces Two Intimate Performances at Nashville’s Acme Feed & Seed

    10/02/2014

    Acme Feed & Seed (located at 101 Broadway) and country music legend Steve Wariner are pleased to announce two intimate musical per-formances at Acme’s concert venue and event space on the third floor, The Hatchery, on October 27 and November 10. Read more.

  • : New Belgium Brewing’s 2014 Clips Beer & Film Tour to return to Nashville, on October 9

    10/02/2014

    New Belgium Brewing’s annual Clips Beer & Film Tour is coming to Nashville, Tenn. on October 9. The event will take place in Centennial Park from 7:30-10:30 p.m., with the films starting at 9 p.m. This beer-toting, film-traveling, nonprofit-benefiting show is going coast-to-coast hitting 21 cities in its fifth year with 100 percent of the proceeds from beer sales benefiting local nonprofits. Read more.

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM NAMED VENUE OF THE YEAR BY IEBA

    10/01/2014

    This historic Ryman Auditorium was named Venue of the Year by the International Entertainment Buyers Association (IEBA) in a special ceremony last night. Read more.

  • : EL DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CELEBRATES ITS FIFTEENTH ANNIVERSARY AT CHEEKWOOD ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1

    10/01/2014

    The popular Latin American family celebration, El Día de los Muertos, will be held at Cheekwood on Saturday, November 1with activities including live performances, an international marketplace, and interactive art activities for everyone. Read More.

  • : HEAR THE STORIES “ANDREW JACKSON’S FRIENDS AND A FEW FOES”

    10/01/2014

    On Saturday, Oct. 18, local actors will recreate some of Nashville’s most interesting historical figures on the Living History Tour at the Nashville City Cemetery. Read more.

  • : Local Artist Launches Crafting Airstream for East Nashville Day of the Dead Celebration

    10/01/2014

    Paper Moon Crafts is an exciting new arts and crafts experience located in a newly renovated airstream trailer. Its Grand Opening is being celebrated with a Day of the Dead (El Dia de los Muertos) themed event at the Idea Hatchery on October 11 from 12:00 P.M.-­‐ 9:00 P.M. located at 1108 woodland St. Nashville,Tn. Read more.

  • : Ben Folds, Nashville Ballet present The Ben Folds Affair

    09/29/2014

    Nashville Ballet is joining forces with multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Ben Folds for the third time to present The Ben Folds Affair, a fundraiser benefiting Nashville Ballet’s ELEVATE Capital Campaign. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES HOLIDAY FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

    09/29/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art has released its schedule of events for Holiday at Cheekwood, its signature four-week celebration of holiday traditions and festive, family-friendly activities. Read more.

  • : OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS BANDALOOP, OCTOBER 10 & 11

    09/26/2014

    OZ Arts Nashville is pleased to bring the innovative and internationally lauded vertical dance company BANDALOOP to the city for the Tennessee premiere of their hour-long work Harboring, in which the dancers will perform inside and outside of OZ’s elegantly minimal warehouse venue on October 10 & 11 at 7 p.m., at OZ (6172 Cockrill Bend Circle, Nashville). Read more.

  • : MIDTOWN WINE & SPIRITS ANNOUNCES THE 3RD ANNUAL NASHVILLE WHISKEY FESTIVAL

    09/25/2014

    Midtown Wine & Spirits and Cork Dork, Inc. are thrilled to announce the 3rd annual Nashville Whiskey Festival on Thursday, October 8 through Saturday, October 11, 2014. Read more.

  • : TOOTSIE'S ORCHID LOUNGE ANNUAL BIRTHDAY BASH SET FOR WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12

    09/25/2014

    Music City's legendary honky-tonk Tootsie's Orchid Lounge will celebrate its 54th Birthday in downtown Nashville on November 12 with a Broadway street-party hosted by America's Morning Show host Blair Garner from NASH-FM. Read more.

  • : Nashville International Airport First Airport in U.S. to Include Transportation Network Companies in Policy

    09/25/2014

    The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced the inclusion of Transportation Network Companies in its Commercial Ground Transportation Policy, allowing for ride-sharing services to operate at Nashville International Airport (BNA). Read more.

  • : New Belgium Brewing’s 2014 Clips Beer & Film Tour to return to Nashville, on October 9

    09/24/2014

    New Belgium Brewing’s annual Clips Beer & Film Tour is coming to Nashville, Tenn. on October 9. Read more.

  • : Party Fowl Opens Sunday, September 28th

    09/23/2014

    The new East Gulch District restaurant Party Fowl will open its doors to the public for Brunch Sunday, September 28th at 10:00 am. Read more.

  • : LUCINDA WILLIAMS TO CLOSE AMERICANAFEST 2014 SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

    09/19/2014

    Lucinda Williams will perform an intimate invitation only showcase on Sunday, September 21 at Music City’s newest venue, City Winery Nashville, to close the 2014 Americana Music Festival & Conference with a special live taping for SiriusXM’s “Outlaw Country.” Read more.

  • : “Moneyball” Comes To Music City

    09/18/2014

    The Nashville Sounds announced today that they have come to terms on a four-year Player Development Contract (PDC) with the Oakland Athletics, which will run through the conclusion of the 2018 playing season. Read more..

  • : Tennessee Repertory Theatre Announces Name Change: Professional Theatre Will Be Known as Nashville Repertory Theatre

    09/18/2014

    The Board of Trustees of Tennessee Repertory Theatre has announced its decision to change the name of the thirty-year-old theatre to Nashville Repertory Theatre, commencing with the 2014-15 season, which is also the professional theatre’s 30th anniversary. Read more

  • : Gardens of Eden come to Nashville with 2015 Nashville Lawn & Garden Show March 5 - 8

    09/18/2014

    The Nashville Lawn & Garden Show will mark its 26th Anniversary on Thursday, March 5, through Sunday, March 8, 2015. The theme for this year’s show is Gardens of Eden; participating garden companies will be encouraged to create Paradise with displays covering more than an acre inside the Creative Arts building at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Seven Nights of Ford Motor Company’s Ghouls at Grassmere

    09/17/2014

    Singing pumpkins, dancing witches and three tons of candy await you at Ford Motor Company Fund’s Ghouls at Grassmere. The Halloween celebration that transforms the Zoo into a magical destination for kids of all ages is set for a seven night run, Oct. 17 - 19 and 23 - 26. Read more.

  • : HANDMADE CRAFT COMING TO NASHVILLE

    09/17/2014

    More than 200 of the best craft artists from around the country will gather in Nashville’s Centennial Park September 26-28 for the 36th Annual Fall Tennessee Craft Fair (formerly the TACA Craft Fair). Read more.

  • : DIANE KEATON HEADLIN ANTIQUES AND GARDEN

    09/17/2014

    Diane Keaton, the Oscar-winning film actress who has authored two books on unique residential design, will present the keynote lecture at the 2015 Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville, running Jan. 30 through Feb. 1, 2015 at the Music City Center. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Revisits Classic Swan Lake Two Dancers to Share lead Role

    09/17/2014

    Nashville Ballet returns to its roots to kick off the 2014-2015 performance season with one of the world’s best known ballets, Swan Lake. This classical story ballet, presented by nFocus Magazine and Bridgestone Americas, takes the stage for the first time since 2010 at TPAC’s Jackson Hall, October 17-19. Read more

  • : NEWSBOYS, KARI JOBE AND LOVE & THE OUTCOME TO PERFORM ON 45TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS

    09/17/2014

    The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announces Newsboys and current Dove Awards nominees Kari Jobe and Love & The Outcome to join the star-studded line up of performers. Read more

  • : MONTHLY CONCERT SERIES SAM’S PLACE – MUSIC FOR THE SPIRIT RETURNS TO THE RYMAN THIS FALL

    09/16/2014

    This fall, multi-platinum selling recording artist Steven Curtis Chapman will host the revival of popular concert series, “Sam’s Place – Music for the Spirit” at Nashville’s Mother Church, Ryman Auditorium. The initial six month run will start on November 2 and continue for one Sunday each month. Read more.

  • : FIRST PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “THE 48TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 5 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    09/16/2014

    Country Music’s Biggest Night™ is bringing together the biggest names in Country Music with today’s announcement of performers for “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” – each one a nominee for CMA Entertainer of the Year. Read more.

  • : Gavin DeGraw, The Apache Relay and Kristen Capolino to Join New Year’s Eve Lineup

    09/16/2014

    Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Gavin DeGraw, local rock group The Apache Relay and electric guitar phenom Kristen Capolino will join Lady Antebellum as Nashville rings in the New Year and rocks out the old at the Jack Daniel’s Bash on Broadway: New Year’s Eve in Music City, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : MUSIC, FOOD, AND ARTS FESTIVALS TAKE CENTER STAGE IN NASHVILLE THIS FALL

    09/16/2014

    The colors are changing. Nashville is pulsing with great events this fall, including food festivals, art crawls, and live music. Music City will live up to its name as headliners, up-and-comers, and everything in between takes the stage to show off the many genres of music Nashville has to offer. Read more.

  • : TPAC to Honor John Seigenthaler and First Amendment Center with ONCE Sponsorship

    09/15/2014

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center announced it will provide the sponsorship of the Nashville performance of ONCE to the Newseum Institute’s First Amendment Center in honor of John Seigenthaler, who died in July. Read more.

  • : NAHCC Kicks-Off Hispanic Heritage Month

    09/15/2014

    NAHCC Kicks-Off Hispanic Heritage Month with special programs, new business and education partnerships, Hispanic art in the community project, call for business award nominations. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY KICKS OFF ITS INAUGURAL FALL MUSICAL LINE-UP

    09/15/2014

    Kicking off its first full month in operation, City Winery makes its Nashville debut with an eclectic array of live music, including such artists as The Secret Sisters, Dr. Ralph Stanley, Alejandro Escovedo, Joan Osborne, Macy Gray, Los Lobos and more. Read more.

  • : ANNOUNCES THEIR 6th ANNUAL NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATION AT NASHVILLE’S WAR MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

    09/15/2014

    Moon Taxi and AEG LIve / The Messina Group are excited to announce their 6th annual New Year’s Eve celebration in Nashville that will be held at the beautiful War Memorial Auditorium. This unforgettable night will be sponsored by Blue Moon Brewing Co., and will be THE BEST way to ring in 2015 in Music City. Nashville's own The Lonely Biscuits will kick-off the evening. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony to Perform U.S. Premiere of Roger Waters’ Ça Ira

    09/15/2014

    The Nashville Symphony has proudly announced that it will welcome Roger Waters to Music City for the U.S. premiere of his landmark production, Ça Ira, at Schermerhorn Symphony Center January 29-30, 2015. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES POP-UP GALLERY FEATURING SCULPTOR LONNIE HOLLEY

    09/12/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art will participate in Downtown Nashville’s October 4 Art Crawl with an exciting pop-up gallery featuring internationally known and self-taught artist Lonnie Holley. Read more.

  • : Superstar Duo Florida Georgia Line to Host First-Ever "American Country Countdown Awards"

    09/11/2014

    Florida Georgia Line are set to host the inaugural television broadcast of the AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN AWARDS, airing live Monday, Dec. 15 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. Read more.

  • : RECOGNIZED ART DEALER AND ADVISOR SUSAN SHERRICK TO OPEN HER FIRST GALLERY IN NASHVILLE

    09/10/2014

    Nashville, August 18—Buoyed by the overwhelming success and interest generated around her collaborative pop-up shows this past year, Susan Sherrick, one of art world’s fastest rising, young talents, will open Sherrick and Paul—her first permanent gallery—this fall in Nashville’s vibrant and creatively diverse Wedgewood Houston neighborhood. Read more.

  • : Banjo Duo Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn Live in the CMA Theater

    09/10/2014

    Nashville-based banjo duo Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn celebrate their eponymous first duo record live in the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, November 8, in conjunction with their record release on Tuesday, October 7. Read more.

  • : Vacation Equality Project Brings Attention To Inequality Of Paid Vacation Time For Americans

    09/10/2014

    Today, Hotels.com® announced a movement to drive change around the importance of paid vacation called the Vacation Equality Project. Read more.

  • : Seniors Invited to Free Zoo Admission Courtesy of Cigna-HealthSpring

    09/09/2014

    Nashville’s senior community is invited to a free day at Nashville Zoo courtesy of Cigna-HealthSpring®. Read More.

  • : Final Zoovie of the Season Features Monsters, Inc.

    09/08/2014

    Families are invited to celebrate the end of summer at Nashville Zoo’s final Zoovie of the 2014 season scheduled for Friday, Sept. 12. Guests can pack a picnic, put down a blanket and enjoy Monsters, Inc. as the sun goes down. Read more.

  • : The Avett Brothers at AmericanaFest On The Riverfront

    09/08/2014

    Four artists, one night, at Riverfront Park for one low price of $52.50! Doors open at 3pm with the first show at 5pm. Saturday September 20, 2014 Nashville, Tennessee. Artists include The Avett Brothers, The Lone Bellow, Shakey Graves, and Angaleena Presley. Read more.

  • : Music City Pizza and Free Vinyl Records with Delivery

    09/08/2014

    Music City Pizza is has partnered with United Record Pressing to provide free vinyl records along with pizza delivery. The business model for Music City Pizza is to be a continuous delivery mechanism for music and other opportunities to go right to the consumer. Read more.

  • :OZ ARTS NASHVILLE PRESENTS A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM DIRECTED BY TIM ROBBINS

    09/04/2014

    OZ Arts Nashville launches its 2014-15 season by hosting Tim Robbins and The Actors’ Gang, the theater company he founded and leads, for two performances of their highly acclaimed production of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, September 12 & 13. Read more.

  • : The Redneck Comedy Bus Tour

    09/04/2014

    Come get ‘Redneck Certified’ on The Redneck Comedy Bus Tour… a fun filled tour through the streets of Nashville chronicling the sights and sounds of historic Music City. The Redneck Comedy Bus Tour is celebrating its fourth year of operation this fall in Nashville. Read more

  • : SHOPPERS OF ALL AGES TO KICK UP THEIR HEELS WITH THE STARS OF THE RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, THE ROCKETTES, AT OPRY MILLS ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

    09/04/2014

    Special meet and greet with members of the Rockettes in advance of their performance in the 2014 Radio City Christmas Spectacular, starring the Rockettes as part of Gaylord Opryland Resort’s 31st annual A Country Christmas. Read more.

  • : Nashville Historic Sites Commemorate the 150th Anniversary

    09/03/2014

    The Battle of Nashville was one of the most decisive conflicts of the Civil War. Multiple Nashville and Middle Tennessee historical groups are hard at work coordinating events to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Nashville, which was fought in Nashville on December 15-16, 1864. Calendars should be marked for Saturday, December 13, 2014, for the multi-site, city-wide, all-day program. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Announces First Red Panda Birth

    09/03/2014

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce the birth of a red panda on July 3. The female cub is doing well and bonding with her mother in their off exhibit den. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Exhibition Highlights the Contributions of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders to the Italian Renaissance

    09/03/2014

    he Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy, a groundbreaking exhibition of Italian art made between 1250 and 1550. Read more.

  • : Nashville Predators at Nashville Zoo

    09/02/2014

    Smashville fans are invited to get your fang fingers ready for Nashville Predators Day at Nashville Zoo on Sunday, Sept. 7. From 1 – 4 p.m., the Zoo will be slammed with games, giveaways and other activities to get guests excited for the upcoming hockey season. Read more.

  • : TPAC Announces Media Partnership with NewsChannel 5 to Promote Broadway Season

    09/02/2014

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center announces a media partnership with the NewsChannel 5 Network in which the Emmy Award-winning network will serve as television sponsor for the 2014-15 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway at TPAC season. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Announces Free Day of Music Festivities

    08/28/2014

    The Nashville Symphony has released the schedule and details for its ninth annual Free Day of Music, which will showcase more than 20 different acts performing everything from classical and jazz to rock and bluegrass at Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Saturday, September 27. Read more.

  • : Make Tracks to Sunset Safari 2014

    08/28/2014

    Wildlife meets nightlife at Sunset Safari, Nashville Zoo's premier annual soiree of eats, drinks and animals set for Thursday, Sept. 4. This year's theme, Make Tracks, celebrates the arrival of Andean Bears at the Zoo in 2015. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo’s Harvest Days Set for Sept. 27 and 28

    08/27/2014

    Come welcome the arrival of fall at Nashville Zoo’s Harvest Days set for Sept. 27 and 28. The annual festival celebrating the tradition of harvest season features live music, activities, special animal presentations and more. Read more.

  • : FERRATO TO UNVEIL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE EXHIBITION AT VANDERBILT

    08/26/2014

    Donna Ferrato, a documentary photographer who has received international acclaim for her work to capture and end family violence, will launch Sept. 12 at Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery the latest exhibition in her series that focuses on women who have left their abusers. Read more

  • : Americana Music Association Announces Its 13th Annual Honors & Awards Performers and Presenters

    08/26/2014

    The Americana Music Association revealed an initial presenter and performer lineup for its 13th annual Honors & Awards show today. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES DEBUT OF “SONGWRITERS UNDER THE STARS” CONCERT SERIES

    08/26/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art announces the debut of Songwriters Under the Stars, a special evening of al fresco music to be held on the historic estate’s Swan Lawn on October 23, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Read more.

  • : TPAC TO HOLD AUDITIONS FOR ROLE IN NASHVILLE ENGAGEMENT OF CAMELOT

    08/25/2014

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center, in conjunction with Phoenix Entertainment, is searching for four young male actors to portray the role of “Tom of Warwick” in the national tour of CAMELOT, which will play TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement November 4-9. Read more.

  • : BART MILLARD OF MERCYME AND LECRAE TO HOST 45th ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS

    08/25/2014

    The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announces multi-Dove Award winning powerhouses Bart Millard of MercyMe and Lecrae as co-hosts for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards. Read more.

  • : KANSAS CITY BARBEQUE SOCIETY WELCOMES MCCORMICK GRILL MATES ON ITS SUMMER TOUR

    08/21/2014

    This summer, pitmasters from around the country will compete in the first-ever McCormick Grill Mates® and Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) Match-Up, a multi-series competition to see who can master the flame using the bold and unique flavors of McCormick Grill Mates Montreal Steak Seasoning. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY VISITORS WILL LASSO INCREDIBLE SAVINGS AT OPRY MILLS DURING THE 47TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS NOVEMBER 5

    08/21/2014

    Country music fans attending Nashville’s 47th Annual CMA Awards on Wednesday, November 5 can enhance their trip with big savings from many of Opry Mills’ more than 200 show-stopping stores. Read more.

  • : ASAE Meets in Nashville with Highest Executive Attendance since 2007

    08/20/2014

    Close to 6,000 association professionals and industry partners attended the 2014 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, August 9-12, in Nashville. Read more.

  • : THE 2014 RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR

    08/20/2014

    MSG Entertainment (MSGE) announces the 2014 Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes as it embarks on an unparalleled new journey this holiday season in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Animal Art Auction Set for August 21

    08/19/2014

    The annual Wild Impressions: Animal Art Auction is celebrating its 10th year on Thursday, Aug. 21. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES DAVID ROGERS’ BIG BUGS EXTENDED

    08/19/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art’s summer exhibition David Rogers’ Big Bugs will be extended an additional week, ending September 7. Read more.

  • : OPRY MILLS’ LABOR DAY SUPER SALE WEEKEND

    08/19/2014

    Opry Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in Tennessee, will offer even greater savings with its Labor Day Super Sale Weekend, Friday, August 29 through Monday, September 1. Holiday weekend shoppers will stock up on the latest apparel, accessories, home goods, electronics and toys for the whole family from the top names in retail. Read more.

  • : Music City Food + Wine Festival Announces The Grand Taste Schedule and Line-up

    08/19/2014

    More Than 30 Local Chefs & 60 Artisanal Purveyors, Restaurants, International Wineries & Spirits Featured at Second-Annual Festival, September 20-21, 2014, in Downtown Nashville. Read more

  • : FY 2014 Hotel Tax Collections Highest in City’s History

    08/19/2014

    Nashville has reached a new fiscal year record for the highest annual hotel occupancy tax collections in the city’s history, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : OPRY MILLS LAUNCHES FREE COUPON BOOK

    08/18/2014

    Opry Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in Tennessee featuring more than 200 stores paired with family dining and entertainment options, has sweetened the deals for local residents and visitors with Free Coupon Book Fridays. Read more.

  • : Gateway Chamber Orchestra Announces 2014-2015 Season

    08/15/2014

    Middle Tennessee's own world-class Gateway Chamber Orchestra will take you on A Voyage in Versatility for the 2014-2015 season, exploring the vast scope of music performed by this chamber orchestra. Journey from the intimacy of Berio's Folk Songs, with the luminous voice of Teresa Buchholz, to the grandeur of Mendelssohn's majestic Scottish Symphony. Read more.

  • : NASHVILLE WINE AUCTION TOASTS THE SUCCESS

    08/12/2014

    The Nashville Wine Auction is pleased to announce the 35th Annual l’Eté du Vin, which featured the legendary first growth, Château Margaux and Paul Pontallier, the Bordeaux estate’s Managing Director and Winemaker, raised $918,000 to fund the fight against cancer.Read more.

  • : HUTTON HOTEL ACQUIRES TESLA MODEL S

    08/12/2014

    Hutton Hotel, the city’s most eco-friendly hotel, is excited to be the only hotel in the region to offer its guests access to a dynamic, award-winning super luxury car on the highway today–the 2014 Tesla Model S, ranked #1 in Hybrid Luxury Cars. Read more.

  • : THIRD ANNUAL CHEEKWOOD HARVEST FALL FESTIVAL AND EVENTS ANNOUNCED

    08/12/2014

    Celebrate the changing of the seasons at Cheekwood! We’re set to celebrate all things fall during Cheekwood Harvest, part of our year-round lineup of signature seasonal festivals. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Features Light and Space Movement Pioneer Helen Pashgian’s

    08/12/2014

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Helen Pashgian: Light Invisible, an exhibition featuring sculptures by one of the pioneering artists of the Light and Space movement that began in the 1960s in Los Angeles. Read more.

  • : Lady Antebellum to Headline New Year's Eve

    08/11/2014

    Seven-time GRAMMY®-winning country trio Lady Antebellum will headline the Jack Daniel’s New Year’s Eve Bash on Broadway, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : LOCAL EATERIES GEAR UP FOR NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK AUG. 18-24

    08/07/2014

    More than 50 locally owned restaurants are making preparations for Nashville Restaurant Week, returning Aug. 18-24, where diners can enjoy weeklong special menus and prices. Read more.

  • : PINEWOOD SOCIAL POOLS NOW OPEN

    08/07/2014

    Pinewood Social is pleased to announce that the pools are now open, completing the outdoor component to the establishment located at 33 Peabody Street in the Trolley Barns. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Announces 2014 Artober Nashville

    08/07/2014

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is pleased to announce a call to artists to decorate the ornamental bollards at the Center’s Turner Courtyard entrance as part of Artober Nashville, a month-long celebration of arts and culture in Nashville. Read more.

  • : BRAD PAISLEY AND CARRIE UNDERWOOD RETURN TO HOST

    08/06/2014

    Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will be returning to host “Country Music’s Biggest Night™” for the seventh consecutive time in 2014. Read more.

  • : SCULPTOR WILLIAM EDMONDSON’S LEGACY CELEBRATED IN NEW CHEEKWOOD EXHIBITION

    08/06/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art will host a special collective sculpture exhibition entitled William Edmondson and Friends: Breaking the Mold beginning September 27, 2014 (through January 3, 2015). Read more.

  • : Make Tracks to Sunset Safari 2014

    08/05/2014

    Wildlife meets nightlife at Sunset Safari, Nashville Zoo's premier annual soiree of eats, drinks and animals set for Thursday, Sept. 4. This year's theme, Make Tracks, celebrates the arrival of Andean Bears at the Zoo in 2015. Read more.

  • : Nashville Hosts ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition

    08/05/2014

    Music City will welcome more than 6,000 association executives, hospitality industry professionals and corporate partners for the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Annual Meeting & Exposition at the Music City Center August 9-12. Read more.

  • : Kandinsky: A Retrospective September 26, 2014–January 4, 2015

    08/04/2014

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Kandinsky: A Retrospective, an exhibition celebrating a lifetime of work by Wassily Kandinsky (1866–1944) in the Center’s Ingram Gallery from September 26, 2014–January 4, 2015. Read more.

  • : ALAN JACKSON: 25 YEARS OF KEEPIN’ IT COUNTRY

    08/04/2014

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will unveil an exhibit highlighting Alan Jackson’s 25-year career on August 29, 2014. Read more.

  • : THE ICONIC KENNY ROGERS TO PARTICIPATE IN UNIQUE INTERVIEW

    08/04/2014

    Multi-talented legend Kenny Rogers will participate in a special interview at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Saturday, August 16. Read more.

  • : THE JOHNNY CASH MUSEUM PREPARES TO SHINE LIGHT ON SUN RECORDS ARTISTS

    08/04/2014

    It’s the dawn of a new exhibition at The Johnny Cash Museum with the unveiling of The Legends of Sun Records collection on August 15th. Read more.

  • : IT'S TOMATO TIME IN EAST NASHVILLE

    08/04/2014

    With over 200 artists participating from all over the United States, this year's show promises to be the best crop of Tomato Art to date! Read more.

  • : BON APPÉTIT CELEBRATES NASHVILLE’S FOOD AND MUSIC SCENE

    07/28/2014

    Celebrate the best of food and music on Saturday, October 25 with the Bon Appétit Grub Crawl in Nashville, Tennessee. Read more.

  • : Decoding Annie Parker Nashville Premier July 30th

    07/25/2014

    The National Women's Survivors Convention is excited to announce the Nashville, TN, exclusive screening of the “Decoding Annie Parker,” the amazing true story of two women whose lives are unknowingly tied together by one terrible disease. Read more.

  • : Nashville July 4th Generates More than $7 million in Visitor Spending

    07/25/2014

    Nashville’s July 4th Let Freedom Sing! celebration generated $7.63 million in direct visitor spending, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : Hospitality Industry Recognizes Three as Music City Hitmakers

    07/24/2014

    The hospitality industry has named Eric Jones of the Renaissance Nashville Hotel, Artesia Lee of DoubleTree by Hilton Nashville Downtown, and Alan Whitt of Gray Line of Tennessee as Music City Hitmakers for the months of April, May and June for their excellent customer service to Nashville visitors. Read more.

  • : THE NORTH FACE TO OPEN AT THE MALL AT GREEN HILLS

    07/24/2014

    The Mall at Green Hills will welcome the beloved outdoor brand The North Face in late Fall 2014. This is the first dedicated location for the retailer in the state of Tennessee. Read more.

  • : 12TH & PORTER ANNOUNCES MUSIC CITY BREAKTHROUGH CONTEST

    07/24/2014

    Legendary Nashville venue 12th & Porter announced today the launch of the Music City Breakthrough contest as part of their ongoing commitment to music and the development of new artists. Read more.

  • : Brunch & Learn Offers Insight to Animal Care

    07/23/2014

    As National Zookeeper Appreciation Week comes to an end, Nashville Zoo is offering guests an opportunity to dine with animal care experts and learn more about the Zoo’s inhabitants. The “Brunch & Learn” event will take place on Sunday, July 27 at noon. Read more.

  • : CITY WINERY COMES TO NASHVILLE

    07/23/2014

    City Winery will open its doors in the warehouse district of SoBro this fall, it was announced today by City Winery founder and CEO, Michael Dorf. Read more.

  • : Animal Art Auction Set for August 21

    07/22/2014

    The annual Wild Impressions: Animal Art Auction is celebrating its 10th year on Thursday, Aug. 21. Join Nashville Zoo keepers for an after-hours party that gives guests the opportunity to browse and bid on original masterpieces created by Nashville Zoo animals. Read more.

  • : Performances begin November 18 – 23 at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center

    07/21/2014

    The producers of THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards ® including Best Musical, and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center announce today that single tickets will go on sale Friday, August 15 at 10:00 a.m. Read more.

  • : NCVC Names New Members to Board of Directors

    07/21/2014

    The Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp (NCVC) today announced four new additions to its board of directors: John Esposito, president and CEO of Warner Music Group, Mignon Francois, owner and president of Cupcake Collection, Max Goldberg, co-owner of Strategic Hospitality and Tony Phillips, general manager of Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Read more.

  • : NEW “65 SOUTH” CONCEPT STORE BY THE GRAND OLE OPRY BRINGS THE SOUTHERN EXPERIENCE TO OPRY MILLS

    07/18/2014

    Opry Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in Tennessee, has further enhanced its unique brand of shopping with the recent opening of 65 South, a southern lifestyle boutique. Read more.

  • : Crews Begin Stringing 2 Million Christmas Lights at Gaylord Opryland Resort

    07/18/2014

    With horticulturists at Gaylord Opryland Resort busy stringing 2 million holiday lights for the resort’s 31st annual A Country Christmas, officials at the 2,882-room Nashville hotel today announced new holiday events and returning favorite traditions. Read more

  • : Tax Free Shopping at Opry Mills

    07/18/2014

    Shoppers are sure to stock up on all of the latest must-haves just in time for back-to-school as Opry Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in Tennessee, celebrates the state’s Sales Tax Holiday from Friday, August 1 through Sunday, August 3. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Girl Scout Campout

    07/16/2014

    Attention Girl Scouts! Ever wonder what Nashville Zoo is like at night? Now’s your chance to find out at Bugs, Biomes and Badges, the Zoo’s inaugural Girl Scout Campout set for Sept. 6 - 7. Read more.

  • : New at the Zoo: Komodo Dragons

    07/15/2014

    Nashville Zoo is excited to announce the addition of Komodo Dragons to its animal collection. Known as the largest lizard in the world, they can be seen on exhibit in the Unseen New World. Read more.

  • : SOUNDS TO HOST PEANUT FREE NIGHT ON JULY 21

    07/15/2014

    he Nashville Sounds and the Allergy, Asthma & Sinus Center announce that Greer Stadium will be bringing awareness to those afflicted with peanut allergies with Peanut Free Night on Monday, July 21. Read more.

  • : Evil Dead - The Musical

    07/15/2014

    Evil Dead - The Musical, winner of the 2007 Dora Audience Choice Award as Toronto’s favorite show, unleashes its mayhem and fun on October 17-18 for a limited, three-performance engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater. Read more.

  • : 18th Annual Avant-Garage Sale

    07/15/2014

    The Arts Company on 5th Avenue of the Arts presents its 18th Annual Avant-Garage Sale, one of the gallery’s most popular annual traditions presented since the gallery’s inception. This year’s anticipated event showcases a broad diversity of gallery furniture and props and original art, some from private collections, presented in an atmosphere of surprise and affordable prices.Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony 2014/15 Concerts and Special Events

    07/15/2014

    The Nashville Symphony has announced that single tickets for all 2014/15 concerts and special events will go on sale on July 25. Read More.

  • : 2015 Frist Center Exhibition Schedule

    07/10/2014

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts’ 2015 lineup of exhibitions will bring treasures from around the world spanning the eighth century to the present to Nashville. Read more.

  • : OLIVE & SINCLAIR WINS OUTSTANDING CONFECTION AT 2014 sofi™ AWARDS

    07/10/2014

    Olive & Sinclair Chocolate Co.’s Bourbon Nib Brittle has won the 2014 sofi™ Award for Outstanding Confection presented by the Specialty Food Association. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Announces Plans for Major Expansion

    07/09/2014

    Today, Nashville Zoo announced plans to begin a major new development that will add more state-of-the-art animal exhibits and allow better access for the people of Nashville and Middle Tennessee. The announcement comes on the heels of the city’s approval of capital funding to help support the Zoo’s growth. Read more.

  • : LERNER & LOEWE’S CLASSIC CAMELOT RETURNS TO NASHVILLE

    07/07/2014

    The national tour of Lerner & Loewe’s CAMELOT reimagines the classic tale of King Arthur, Guinevere, and Lancelot, and Nashville audiences can fall in love again with this beloved musical, which will play Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement November 4-9. Read more.

  • : CHICAGO BRINGS PURE ENTERTAINMENT BACK TO NASHVILLE OCTOBER 21-26

    07/07/2014

    CHICAGO, which opened to rave reviews on November 14, 1996, has the distinction of being the longest-running American musical in Broadway history and shows no sign of ever slowing down. CHICAGO will play Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement from October 21-26. Read more.

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL DIRECT VISITOR SPENDING HITS NEW HIGH: $39.3 MILLION

    07/07/2014

    The 2014 CMA Music Festival contributed a record-setting $39.3 million in direct visitor spending to the local community according to numbers released by the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp. (NCVC). Read more.

  • : HOT CHICKEN FEST BLASTS THROUGH INDEPENDENCE DAY RECORD

    07/04/2014

    More than 12,000 people flocked to Nashville’s East Park, marking a record attendance year for the Music City Hot Chicken Festival benefiting Friends of Shelby Park. Read more.

  • : Goo Goo Cluster Pop-­‐Up Shop to Open July 3rd

    07/04/2014

    Recently Goo Goo Cluster, LLC announced plans for a Fall 2014 opening of the Goo Goo Shop, a retail store located in the SoBro area of downtown Nashville at 116 3rd Avenue South. Read more.

  • : July 4th MEDIA ADVISORY

    07/03/2014

    The July 4th “Let Freedom Sing” event in downtown Nashville tomorrow may see additional road closures on Broadway Ave. up through 8th Ave. the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : MAFIAoZA’S MUSIC CITY BREWER’S FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 13 YEARS

    07/02/2014

    The 13th Annual MAFIAoZA’S Music City Brewer’s Festival will be held Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the Music City Walk of Fame Park, located on the lawn of the Hilton Nashville Downtown. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo and Kroger Offer BOGO Zoo Admission Deal

    07/01/2014

    Nashville Zoo is offering Kroger Plus Card holders a special “buy one, get one” free ticket deal on Fridays during July and August as part of the annual Safari Fridays summer promotion. Read more.

  • : The Arts Company Presents Art, Astronomy, and Light: Clay Sculpture by Paul and Dorothy Craig

    07/01/2014

    The Arts Company presents Art, Astronomy, and Light: Clay Sculpture by Paul and Dorothy Craig from July 5-August 8. Read more

  • : Dippin’ Dots Attempts a GUINNESS WORLD RECORD®

    06/30/2014

    To celebrate the 30th anniversary of this annual event, Dippin’ Dots, the maker of the iconic flash frozen ice cream and frozen treats, will attempt a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title at Let Freedom Sing! July 4th in Music City in downtown Nashville this Independence Day. Read More.

  • : “For The Love Of Music: The Story Of Nashville” Receives Two Lions at Cannes

    06/27/2014

    The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) and VML received Cannes Lions awards for the documentary “For The Love Of Music: The Story Of Nashville” on June 20 during the 61st Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Read more.

  • : Suggested Parking and Road Closures for Music City July 4th

    06/27/2014

    Music City July 4th event-goers can alleviate travel time to and from downtown by knowing the following suggested parking spots and road closures. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Celebrates “Christmas In July” with Ticket Discount

    06/27/2014

    Nashville Ballet is cooling things off this summer with the return of the largest Nashville’s Nutcracker ticket discount of the year, “Christmas In July.” Read more.

  • : LIGHTNING 100’S LIVE ON THE GREEN MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014 LINEUP TO FEATURE CAGE THE ELEPHANT, THE HEAD AND THE HEART, CITY AND COLOUR, JAKE BUGG, INGRID MICHAELSON, G LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE, THE WILD FEATHERS, AND MORE

    06/27/2014

    The 2014 lineup for Lightning 100‘s Live On The Green Music Festival, Nashville’s free summer music festival held at Public Square Park, was announced today on Lightning 100. Running three consecutive Thursdays - August 14, 21, 28 and wrapping up with a weekend finale on September 4, 5 and 6, the festival will feature headlining artists Cage The Elephant, The Head And The Heart, City and Colour, Jake Bugg, Ingrid Michaelson, G Love & Special Sauce, and The Wild Feathers. Read more.

  • : Greer Stadium To Host Nashville’s First “Past and Present” Baseball Doubleheader

    06/26/2014

    The Nashville Sounds will host the first ever “Past and Present Doubleheader” presented by The Nashville SCENE and Family Leisure on Sunday, June 29 at Greer Stadium. Read more.

  • : RYMAN HOSPITALITY PROPERTIES ANNOUNCES RYMAN AUDITORIUM EXPANSION

    06/26/2014

    yman Hospitality Properties (NYSE: RHP), owner of the Ryman Auditorium, Nashville’s iconic National Historic Landmark and world renowned performance venue, today announced an approximately $14 million planned expansion and renovation of the Ryman’s 1994 addition. The historic auditorium, restored in 1994, will remain unchanged. Read more.

  • : KINKY BOOTS STRUTS INTO NASHVILLE FEBRUARY 3-8, 2015

    06/26/2014

    Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig, lead producers of KINKY BOOTS, the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for Kinky Boots), have announced casting for the upcoming first national tour that will play Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement from February 3-8, 2015. Read more.

  • : U.S. NATIONAL TOUR CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE TONY AWARD-WINNING HIT BROADWAY MUSICAL

    06/25/2014

    The producers of the Tony Award-winning hit Broadway musical PIPPIN are pleased to announce casting for the U.S. national tour, which will play Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement from March 10-15, 2015. Read more.

  • : SHOPPERS WILL CELEBRATE THEIR INDEPENDENCE WITH SUPER SAVINGS DURING OPRY MILLS’ JULY 4TH SUPER SALE WEEKEND JULY 4 – 6

    06/25/2014

    Opry Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in Tennessee, will let savings ring with its annual July 4th Super Sale Weekend, from Friday, July 4 through Sunday, July 6. Read more.

  • : WINNER OF 8 TONY AWARDS, INCLUDING BEST MUSICAL, ONCE COMES TO NASHVILLE SEPTEMBER 16-21

    06/24/2014

    ONCE, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will play Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement from September 16-21. Read more.

  • : Cool Off at Nashville Zoo’s Ice Day

    06/24/2014

    Old Man Winter is making an unseasonal appearance this summer at Nashville Zoo’s Ice Day. The annual event that refreshes guests and animals with cool activities and icy treats takes place Saturday, July 26, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Read more.

  • : THE AVETT BROTHERS TO HEADLINE NASHVILLE’S RIVERFRONT PARK SEPT. 20 AS PART OF THE AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION’S 15TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL & CONFERENCE

    06/22/2014

    The Americana Music Association expands its festival and conference in its 15th year by announcing its most ambitious and eclectic lineup to date. Anchored by its 13th Annual Honors & Awards show on Wednesday, September 17 at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium, the Association also adds three-time Americana Group of the Year, The Avett Brothers, to a headlining slot at Riverfront Park on Saturday, September 20. Read more.

  • : Memphis, Austin and Kansas City Top CheapTickets.com's List of Best Barbecue Cities for Fourth of July Weekend<

    06/17/2014

    Which cities smoke the rest when it comes to great barbecue? CheapTickets.com booking and survey data reveals the top 10 cities for barbecue in the United States, with Memphis, Austin and Kansas City topping the finger-licking list. Read more.

  • : SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody Returns to Nashville September 26-27

    06/17/2014

    SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody, the hilarious new comedy that brings all the naughty fun of the best-selling book to life, returns to Nashville for three shows at the Tennessee Performing Art Center’s James K. Polk Theater September 26-27. Read more.

  • : Prichard’s Opens New Distillery at Fontanel

    06/16/2014

    Prichard’s Distillery, the first craft distiller founded in Tennessee in the past 50 years, will celebrate the grand opening of their second distillery on Wednesday, June 18 at Fontanel in Nashville. Read more.

  • : Erasure Announces October 8 Show at Nashville's War Memorial Auditorium

    06/13/2014

    Erasure (Vince Clarke and Andy Bell) will launch a worldwide tour this fall in support of a new album, The Violet Flame, and will play Nashville’s historic War Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, October 8. Read more.

  • : DISCOUNT GIFT CERTIFICATES OFFERED FOR 50-PLUS LOCAL RESTAURANTS

    06/13/2014

    Nashville foodies, set your alarm clocks: Music City’s non-profit independent restaurant association is once again offering its popular discount gift certificates on Wednesday, June 18. Read more.

  • : Music City Hot Chicken Festival held at East Park, July 4

    06/11/2014

    Your beak is sure to be sizzling at the 8th Annual Music City Hot Chicken Festival presented by Piedmont Natural Gas. Sticking with tradition, the event will be held Friday, July 4 at East Park on Woodland Street. Read more.

  • : 12th Annual NISSAN Taste of Music City

    06/11/2014

    The NISSAN Taste of Music City is gearing up for its 12th annual event taking place at Public Square Park on Saturday, June 21, 2014. Festivities are from 5 - 9 PM with live music, food and beverages from some of Nashville’s best local restaurants, distilleries and breweries. Read more.

  • : Inaugural Musicians Hall of Fame Ambassador Announced

    06/11/2014

    Kelly Keagy, drummer and a lead vocalist of the rock band Night Ranger, has been chosen as the inaugural ambassador to the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum. Read more.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSIC CITY ROOTS TEAM UP

    06/11/2014

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum and Music City Roots will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the pivotal exhibition Night Train to Nashville: Music City Rhythm & Blues, 1945-1970 and the accompanying Grammy-winning CD set with a special concert collaboration on Wednesday, July 30, at 7:00 p.m. at The Factory at Franklin. Read more.

  • : July 4th Festivities Move to 1st and Broadway

    06/10/2014

    Music City’s July 4th “Let Freedom Sing” will offer entertainment for every member of the family with the Family Fun Zone, free music and the longest and largest fireworks display in the city’s history, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read more.

  • : June 12th Throwback Movie Thursdays

    06/06/2014

    Nashville Zoo announces its second Throwback Movie Thursday of the season, The Princess Bride, set for Thursday, June 12. Activities begin at 6:30 p.m. with the movie starting at sundown around 8 p.m. Read more.

  • : 31st Anniversary Home Decorating & Remodeling Show

    06/04/2014

    A three-day upscale Consumer Show featuring Products and Services dealing with the Home, Decorating and Remodeling. Read more.

  • : Soak Up the Summer in Music City

    06/03/2014

    When the weather heats up, so does the entertainment in Music City. Live music, unique festivals and events, culinary excursions, family fun and new exhibits all combined with summer sunshine and the great outdoors makes Nashville the perfect place to plan your summer getaway. Read more.

  • : THE PUB TO HOST THE WORLD’S FINEST FOOTBALL PARTY

    06/03/2014

    The Pub will host The World’s Finest Football Party June 12-July 13, 2014. The Nashville location will air every World Cup match and offer food and drink specials. In addition, guests can score Pub rewards when they watch the matches at The Pub Nashville. Read more.

  • : 2014 FATHERHOOD GAMES TO BE HELD AT FONTANEL JUNE 14

    06/02/2014

    The nonprofit Family Foundation Fund (FFF), founded in 1993 is pleased to announce an expanded fund raising event for 2014, traditionally held as the annual Run for Family and Fatherhood. Read more.

  • : New Lineup for Tuesday Night's Hot Nights at the Hall Concert

    06/02/2014

    Tuesday night’s (June 3) Hot Nights at the Hall, presented by XFINITY®, has a new headliner—or three. Read more.

  • : ABC RETURNS FOR THE CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL AND SUMMER BLOCK PARTY

    06/02/2014

    The ABC Television Network has announced the Summer Block Party schedule for Friday, June 6 and Saturday, June 7 (10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., CT). Read more.

  • : March Marks Record for Highest Number of Rooms Sold in One Month

    05/30/2014

    March marked the highest number of hotel rooms sold in one month in the city’s history, surpassing October 2013’s record by nearly 7 percent according to Smith Travel Research (STR) in numbers released today by the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp (NCVC). Read more.

  • : TPAC Announces Change to Line-up For the 2014-15 Broadway Season

    05/30/2014

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center announces a change to the line-up for its 2014-15 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway at TPAC season. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Conservation Lecture

    05/29/2014

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to present Keepers of the Wild, an evening lecture with wildlife photographer Christian Sperka on Thursday, June 5 at 6 p.m. Read more.

  • : Music Comes Home to The Hermitage Hotel & Capitol Grille

    05/29/2014

    Live music is coming back to The Hermitage Hotel and Capitol Grille. On select Fridays from May through September, guests will be invited to enjoy drinks, food, and live music. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES LINEUP FOR 2014 AUTHOR SERIES

    05/27/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art has announced the list of presenting authors for its summer literary series, Annotations: Authors @ Cheekwood. Read more.

  • : FRIST CENTER PARTICIPATES IN BLUE STAR MUSEUMS

    05/21/2014

    Frist Center offers free admission to military personnel and their families Memorial Day through Labor Day 2014 in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. Read More.

  • : AT&T U-VERSE® FAN FAIR X OFFERS MORE THAN EVER DURING CMA FEST!

    05/20/2014

    Appearances by Sara Evans, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, LeAnn Rimes, and Many More; Panel Discussions; CMA Screening Room; Big & Rich Talk About Their Latest Musical Offering; Marketplace; Three Stages; Celebrity Tour Busses; XBowling; and Activities and Performances for Families. Read More.

  • : Nashville Zoo Sends Endangered Tadpoles to the Wild

    05/16/2014

    Nashville Zoo recently shipped over 4,400 critically endangered Puerto Rican crested tadpoles to Puerto Rico as part of a conservation effort that releases the tadpoles into protected ponds in the Guanica National Forest. Read more.

  • : Nashville Seniors Invited to Free Day at the Zoo Courtesy of Cigna-Health Spring

    05/13/2014

    Nashville’s senior community is invited to a free day at Nashville Zoo courtesy of Cigna-HealthSpring®. Read More.

  • : WEST END UMC’S 4TH STORY THEATER PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE OF “THE GLEANER’S SONG: A STORY OF RUTH” MAY 16-18, 2014

    05/12/2014

    The 4th Story Theater and West End United Methodist Church’s Drama Ministry will present the world premiere of “The Gleaner’s Song: A Story of Ruth” a new musical play written by Michael Williams and Harry Robinson on May 16, 2014 at 7 p.m. Read more

  • : SHARE MUSIC CITY’S HISTORY IN CABLE PREMIERE OF “THE STORY OF NASHVILLE”

    05/12/2014

    For more than 130 years, Nashville, Tenn., has earned its nickname, Music City. Now, Music City’s story is told in its entirety when CMT hosts the cable premiere of the award-winning film FOR THE LOVE OF MUSIC: THE STORY OF NASHVILLE on Wednesday, May 21 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, featuring previously unreleased interview footage of Keith Urban. Read more

  • : "The Story Of Nashville" Wins at 41st Annual One Show Awards

    05/10/2014

    The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) and VML were awarded a Gold Pencil for the documentary, "For the Love of Music: The Story of Nashville" at the 41st Annual One Show Awards on May 9. Read more.

  • : CHÂTEAU MARGAUX AND PAUL PONTALLIER AT ANNUAL L’ETÉ DU VIN

    05/08/2014

    The Nashville Wine Auction is pleased to announce the 35th Annual l’Eté du Vin, which will take place from July 31-August 2, 2014. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Set to Open New Cassowary Exhibit on May 15

    05/08/2014

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce the opening of a new double-wattled cassowary exhibit on Thursday, May 15. The exhibit, sponsored by the H.G. Hill Realty Company, will be prominently featured near Kangaroo Kickabout and is designed to create an ideal environment for breeding.Read more.

  • : ESPN College Gameday Opening Segment Filmed At The Woods at Fontanel with Country Duo Big & Rich, Halestorm’s Lzzy Hale, Gym Class Hero’s Travie McCoy, and Cowboy Troy

    05/08/2014

    The Woods at Fontanel was the setting yesterday for filming by ESPN of the Opening for College Game Day segments. Extras from across the region filled the outdoor amphitheater and were treated to a concert by Big & Rich and guests, including a full stage production. Read more.

  • : EMPIRES RELEASE NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR 'HOW GOOD DOES IT FEEL'

    05/07/2014

    Chicago's own alt-indie fusionists EMPIRES have premiered their new music video for the single "How Good Does it Feel." The band brings a hauntingly raw brand of alternative to music - mixing highly apparent 80s influence with current indie rock sensibility. Read more.

  • : Hospitality Industry Honors Mayor Karl Dean with Inaugural E.W. “Bud” Wendell Award

    05/07/2014

    Nashville’s hospitality industry named Mayor Karl Dean the first recipient of the E.W. “Bud” Wendell Award on Wednesday at the third annual National Travel & Tourism Week Hospitality Industry Luncheon. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Hosts Day Camp for Kids with Special Needs

    05/06/2014

    Nashville Zoo is proud to announce the creation of Zooperheroes, a day camp designed for kids with special needs that benefit from individual support from a parent or professional. Zooperheroes is scheduled for June 30 – July 3 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Read More.

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM ANNOUNCES LINE UP FOR ANNUAL SUMMERTIME SPRINGER MOUNTAIN FARMS BLUEGRASS NIGHTS AT THE RYMAN SERIES

    05/06/2014

    Now in its 20th year, the Springer Mountain Farms Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman series has become a Nashville summertime tradition. Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Announces Summer 2014 Community Concerts

    05/05/2014

    The Nashville Symphony has announced its 2014 community concert series, an annual summer tradition that embodies the organization’s mission of bringing outstanding music to audiences of every age and background throughout Middle Tennessee.Read More.

  • : Hot Rods, Customs and Classic cars ready to roll into Music City USA for the Goodguys 9th Nashville Nationals, May 16-18 at LP Field

    05/05/2014

    The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association is poised to produce their sixth event of the 2014 season, The Goodguys 9th Nashville Nationals, May 16-18 at LP Field bringing over 2,000 hot rods, customs, and classics to Music City USA! Read More.

  • : The Happy Together 30th Anniversary Tour Announces Line-Up For August 1

    05/02/2014

    This summer, classic music fans will rejoice as the renowned Happy Together 30th Anniversary Tour 2014 comes to Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. Read More.

  • : NCT’s 2014-15 Season Full of Firsts

    05/01/2014

    Nashville Children’s Theatre (NCT), the nation’s oldest professional theatre for children, announces its 83rd Season of performances. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® HOT NIGHTS AT THE HALL

    05/01/2014

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will make the perks of museum membership even sweeter this summer with the return of its Hot Nights at the Hall concert series. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES FAMILY NIGHT OUT IN JUNE & JULY

    04/30/2014

    It’s time to break out your blankets and picnic baskets because Cheekwood is, once again, welcoming back Family Night Out! Read more.

  • : MITCH HURWITZ CREATOR OF “ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT” JUST ADDED TO WILD WEST COMEDY FESTIVAL LINEUP

    04/30/2014

    Nashville’s Wild West Comedy Festival is adding another top name to its already expansive lineup.Read more.

  • Avian Awareness : Day Set for This Saturday

    04/30/2014

    Nashville Zoo’s bird residents will be in the spotlight this Saturday, May 3 during the annual Avian Awareness Day. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., guests to the Zoo can participate in activities that focus on the importance of birds throughout the world. Read more.

  • : Nashville Food Truck Association to celebrate second annual Nashville Street Food Month

    04/30/2014

    Nashville Food Truck Association will kick off the second annual Nashville Street Food Month on May 1, announced Dallas Shaw, NFTA president. Read More.

  • : CRYSTAL GAYLE EXHIBIT AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    04/29/2014

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will debut a spotlight exhibit devoted to iconic crossover star Crystal Gayle on May 2, 2014. Crystal Gayle: When I Dream will feature fashion, awards, letters, family photos and more from her groundbreaking career. The exhibition will run through November 3, 2014. Read more.

  • : Comedian Jay Leno Brings Stand-up Show to TPAC September 11

    04/29/2014

    Stand-up comedian, television host, bestselling author, car builder, and philanthropist Jay Leno is bringing his stand-up comedy tour to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for one night only on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Introduces Throwback Movie Thursdays

    04/29/2014

    Nashville Zoo is pleased to announce Throwback Movie Thursdays, a new outdoor film series featuring iconic movies from the 80’s and 90’s. The May 8th feature film, Jurassic Park, celebrates the return of DinoTrek to Nashville Zoo this summer. Read More.

  • : COMEDY CENTRAL PERFORMING AT WILD WEST COMEDY FESTIVAL

    04/28/2014

    Nashville’s Wild West Comedy Festival will play host to some of the hottest comedic talent on TV. In addition to “Chelsea Lately” host Chelsea Handler, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” host Seth Meyers, “Parks and Recreation” star Aziz Ansari, “Mike and Molly” star Billy Gardell, “Maron” host Marc Maron, and Aisha Tyler of “Archer,” Comedy Central star and Nerdist founder Chris Hardwick will bring a live taping of @Midnight to TPAC’s Polk Theatre. Read More.

  • : NASHVILLE - A CULTURAL EXCHANGE CONCERT AND COMPETITION EVENT BETWEEN SISTER CITIES, NEW YORK AND NASHVILLE WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE HERMITAGE HOTEL ON MAY 9, 2014

    04/26/2014

    A cultural exchange concert and competition event between sister cities, New York and Nashville will take place at The Hermitage Hotel on May 9, 2014. Read More.

  • : COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME ® AND MUSEUM TO HONOR KENNY ROGERS

    04/24/2014

    With driving artistic instinct, a trademark husky voice made for storytelling, polished showmanship and effortless charisma, Kenny Rogers conquered radio, television and film en route to becoming a beloved American icon. Read More.

  • : Friday Night Movies at the Zoo Kick off April 25

    04/24/2014

    Nashville Zoo’s family movie night series, Zoovies, is back for the 2014 season. The first feature film, The Croods, is set to take place Friday, April 25.Read More.

  • : Social concept steakhouse Union Common plans summer opening in Nashville

    04/24/2014

    The restaurateurs behind La Coop: Bistro à Vins and Doc Crow’s Southern Smokehouse and Raw Bar in Louisville, Ky. with executive chef Bobby Benjamin plan to open Union Common in Midtown this summer. Read More.

  • : TPAC Announces Highly Anticipated 2014-15 Broadway Season

    04/24/2014

    The Tennessee Performing Arts Center announced on Thursday the seven Broadway titles in its upcoming 2014-15 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway at TPAC series as well as several special engagements. Read More.

  • : Nashville Symphony Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

    04/23/2014

    The Nashville Symphony today proudly announced that it has been awarded an Art Works grant by the National Endowment for the Arts. The orchestra is one of more than 800 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive funding for creative and outstanding arts programs that positively impact local communities. Read More.

  • : Brew at the Zoo on Tap for May 30

    04/22/2014

    Tickets are on sale now for the third annual Brew at the Zoo set for Friday, May 30 from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Animals, local food trucks, wine tastings and 100 craft beers are on tap for a night at Nashville Zoo.Read More.

  • : Meetings Mean Business Launches Mobile App for Industry

    04/22/2014

    New app unites professionals by providing the latest industry news and resources in easy to use mobile platform. Read More.

  • : Nashville Sounds Announce “First Tennessee Park” Will Be Name Of City’s New Ballpark

    04/22/2014

    “First Tennessee Park” will be the official name of Nashville’s new state-of-the-art baseball ballpark in North Nashville, the Nashville Sounds Baseball Club announced today. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES BIG BUGS SUMMER SCULPTURE EXHIBITION

    04/22/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art will host David Rogers’ Big Bugs this summer, an enchanting outdoor art exhibition featuring 10 enormous insect sculptures created from fallen or found wood, cut saplings, twigs, raw branches, bark and other natural materials. Read More.

  • : CHEEKWOOD FREE ADMISSION ON NATIONAL PUBLIC GARDENS DAY

    04/21/2014

    In celebration of the fifth annual National Public Gardens Day on Friday May 9, 2014, Cheekwood will offer its visitors a full day of free admission, live music and special tours of its spectacular gardens. Read More.

  • : Zoo Announces First Annual Autism Awareness Day

    04/17/2014

    Nashville Zoo is proud to announce the first annual Autism Awareness Day on Sunday, April 27 from noon - 4 p.m.Read more.

  • : READY FOR THE NEW COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM?

    04/16/2014

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum celebrated a major milestone yesterday afternoon as it unveiled its 210,000-square-foot expansion, more than doubling the size of its iconic home in downtown Nashville. Read more

  • : Hospitality Industry to Present Inaugural E.W. “Bud” Wendell Award During Annual Celebration

    04/15/2014

    The hospitality industry will honor the work of former president and CEO of Gaylord Entertainment E.W. “Bud” Wendell by presenting the first-ever major hospitality industry award which will be named in his honor, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today. Read More.

  • : Frist Center Presents Maira Kalman Paintings Made to Accompany the Classic Composition Guide The Elements of Style

    04/14/2014

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Maira Kalman: The Elements of Style from June 6–September 1, 2014, in the Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery.Read more

  • : CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES MARCH NUMBERS

    04/10/2014

    The Convention Center Authority announced this morning that the Music City Center has generated over $125 million in economic impact so far for fiscal year 2014. Read more.

  • : ANDY WARHOL’S FLOWERS EXHIBITION OPENS AT CHEEKWOOD

    04/09/2014

    This summer, Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art will host an exhibition entitled Andy Warhol’s Flowers, featuring nearly a dozen screen prints from the original Flowers series as well as paintings, studio photographs, and the artist’s audacious floral proposal for the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Washington. Read more.

  • : MUSIC CITY CENTER ANNOUNCES LEED® GREEN BUILDING CERTIFICATION

    04/09/2014

    The Music City Center is proud to announce that it has been awarded LEED® Gold certification for New Construction by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) green building rating system is a globally recognized symbol of excellence in green buildings. Read more

  • : The #LastCheerAtGreer Begins: Opening Homestand Preview

    04/09/2014

    The Nashville Sounds host their home opener this Friday, April 11, kicking off what will be the club’s final season at Greer Stadium. Read more.

  • : RODNEY CARRINGTON ADDS SECOND WILD WEST COMEDY FESTIVAL SHOW

    04/09/2014

    Comedy superstar Rodney Carrington is adding a second show at Wild West Comedy Festival, presented by Bud Light and in association with Netflix. In addition to his previously announced show, Carrington will perform Sunday, May 18 at 5:00 P.M. CT at Tennessee Performing Arts Center, Jackson Theatre. Read more

  • : Final Corvette Recovered from Sinkhole

    04/09/2014

    The last of the "Great 8" Corvettes has been pulled from the depths of the 40 foot wide by 60 foot deep sinkhole that collapsed within the Skydome building of the National Corvette Museum exactly eight weeks ago, marking the end of the first phase of rebuilding.Read more.

  • : Friday Night Movies at the Zoo Kick off April 25

    04/08/2014

    Nashville Zoo’s family movie night series, Zoovies, is back for the 2014 season. The first feature film, The Croods, is set to take place Friday, April 25. Read more.

  • : Chelsea Handler Joins Line Up at Nashville's Wild West Comedy Festival

    04/08/2014

    Superstar comedian, author and talk show host, Chelsea Handler, is set to join the Wild West Comedy Festival in Nashville, TN. Read more.

  • :TPAC to mix "Big Payback" push with Opening Night on May 6

    04/08/2014

    The non-profit Tennessee Performing Arts Center announces it will participate in “The Big Payback,” a regional, 24-hour online giving event created to help Middle Tennessee non-profits raise funds vital to their work. Read more.

  • :MUSIC CITY CENTER ANNOUNCES REAL CERTIFICATION

    04/08/2014

    The Music City Center is proud to announce that it has been awarded REAL Certification by the U.S. Healthful Food Council. REAL stands for Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership and is a nationwide program that helps combat diet-related disease by recognizing foodservice operators committed to holistic nutrition and environmental stewardship.Read more.

  • :Nashville Performing Arts Groups Partner with Pulitzer Prize Winning Composer Paul Moravec

    04/08/2014

    Three prominent Nashville arts organizations—the GRAMMY-nominated ALIAS Chamber Ensemble, Nashville Ballet, and vocal group Portara Ensemble—have come together to commission a work by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec called Amorisms.Read more.

  • : Nashville Symphony Announces 2014/2015 Pops Series & Jazz Series

    04/07/2014

    The FirstBank Pops Series features the Nashville Symphony performing with eight leading pop acts, including The Four Tops, Kenny Rogers, Styx, Boyz II Men and Kenny G. Read more.

  • : Watch Me Move Exhibition at the Frist Center Offers Immersive Animation Experience Spanning History of Medium

    04/07/2014

    This summer the Frist Center for the Visual Arts comes alive with the installation of Watch Me Move: The Animation Show, the most extensive exhibition ever mounted to present a wide range of animated imagery produced in the last 120 years. Read more.

  • : Patty Griffin, John Hiatt to Perform at 2nd Annual Americana's Cross-County Lines

    04/07/2014

    The Americana Music Association plans to produce the 2nd annual Cross-County Lines festival on May 31, 2014 at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin, TN, featuring Patty Griffin, John Hiatt, Ashley Monroe, Brandy Clark, Parker Millsap, Joe Pug and Luther Dickinson. Read more.

  • : World Premiere From Nashville Ballet Features Masterworks, Ben Folds Collaboration Debut

    04/03/2014

    Nashville Ballet combines two 20th century masterpieces – Serenade and Petite Mort – with a world premiere from multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Ben Folds and the Nashville Symphony to create The Ben Folds Project, May 2-4 at TPAC’s Jackson Hall. Read more.

  • : Step Inside the New Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

    04/03/2014

    The grand opening celebration will take place on an outdoor stage and will feature performances by Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs, Lee Ann Womack, Buddy Miller and more, along with appearances by dignitaries including Nashville Mayor Karl Dean and other special guests. Read more.

  • : VU-Ole Miss game on Sept. 6 to be played at LP Field

    04/03/2014

    Vanderbilt's Southeastern Conference home opener against the Ole Miss Rebels on Saturday, Sept. 6 will be staged in Nashville's LP Field. Read more.

  • : Corsair Wins at the American Distilling Institute Awards

    04/03/2014

    Corsair Distillery has won the highest honor in the world of craft distilling: the "Bubble Cap" award from ADI, the American Distilling Institute. Read more.

  • : World Premiere From Nashville Ballet Features Masterworks, Ben Folds Collaboration Debut

    04/03/2014

    Nashville Ballet combines two 20th century masterpieces – Serenade and Petite Mort – with a world premiere from multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Ben Folds and the Nashville Symphony to create The Ben Folds Project, May 2-4 at TPAC’s Jackson Hall. Read more.

  • : CHEEKWOOD RANKS 6TH IN THE NATION FOR BEST PUBLIC GARDEN

    04/02/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art has been named one of the Best Public Gardens in North America in the 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Award Contest sponsored by USA TODAY. Read more

  • : The James M. Cowan Collection

    04/02/2014

    The Parthenon is pleased to announce a new exhibition featuring all 63 paintings donated by James M. Cowan in the late 1920s. Two-thirds of Cowan’s gift are always on exhibit, but limitations of space have prevented a permanent installation of the entire collection. Read more

  • : Hospitality Industry Recognizes Four as Music City Hitmakers

    04/01/2014

    Program honors employees who provide extraordinary customer service. Read more

  • : Top Chef alum Dale Levitski relocating to Nashville;

    04/01/2014

    Confirming recent rumors, Dale Levitksi is the named executive chef for an unannounced restaurant project in the Melrose area of Nashville. Read more

  • : Hop into Spring at the Zoo’s Eggstravaganzoo

    04/01/2014

    Nashville Zoo’s annual spring celebration, Eggstravaganzoo, is back for its 16th year of egg hunts and Easter treats for children of all ages. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES 4th ANNUAL FITNESS FRIDAYS

    03/31/2014

    Fridays in May & September for Guests to Exercise the Body and Spirit. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE PLAYS HOST TO THE SOUTH’S LARGEST TATTOO & HORROR FESTIVAL THIS SPRING

    03/31/2014

    The 13th Annual Full Moon Tattoo & Horror Festival returns to the Nashville Convention Center, Friday, April 18 through Sunday, April 20. Read more

  • : LUSH FRESH HANDMADE COSMETICS SERVES UP CALORIE-FREE TREATS FOR EASTER

    03/31/2014

    LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics opened at The Mall at Green Hills on Sunday, March 30th, representing the retailer’s exclusive store in the state of Tennessee. Read more

  • : Culinary Walking Tour launched by Gray Line of Tennessee

    03/25/2014

    Experience the flavor, culture, and history of Music City. Read more

  • : IT’S A FARE-A-BUSTER! SOUTHWEST AIRLINES GIVES DC TRAVELERS NEW ROUTES AND LOW FARES

    03/24/2014

    New nonstop service from Reagan National to Nashville starting August 10. Read more.

  • : WICKED ANNOUNCES LOTTERY FOR $25 SEATS

    03/19/2014

    PERFORMANCES RUN MARCH 26 - APRIL 20 AT TPAC IN NASHVILLE. Read more

  • : PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2014 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL SOLD OUT NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT LP FIELD

    03/19/2014

    CMA is proud to announce the performers for the sold out Nightly Concerts at LP Field for the 2014 CMA Music Festival. Read more

  • : CMA REBRANDS AND EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL CONCERT

    03/17/2014

    CMA announced plans today to rebrand and expand the annual Global Artist Party during CMA Music Festival in June. Read more

  • : The 404 Hotel offers Nashville’s first true boutique accommodations

    03/13/2014

    Now taking reservations for March 14 opening at http://www.the404nashville.com. Read more

  • : Nashville Zoo Offer Special Spring Break Programs

    03/13/2014

    Nashville Zoo is offering several special education programs during the Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) spring break. Read more

  • : LOCAL UP AND COMING ARTISTS SUPPORT LOCAL NON-PROFIT AT THE BASEMENT NASHVILLE

    03/13/2014

    Mike Grimes, co-owner and operator of local music venue The Basement Nashville, presents the next “On the Stage Nashville” on March 20th, 2014 from 8:00PM to 11:00PM at The Basement Nashville. Read more

  • : CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY NUMBERS

    03/13/2014

    Economic impact for fiscal year 2014 over $75 million. Read more

  • : Frist Center Presents the Photography of Country Music Icon Marty Stuart

    03/12/2014

    American Ballads: The Photographs of Marty Stuart May 9–November 2, 2014. Read more

  • : Cactus Petals, Fluctuating Asymmetry, and Crimes of Passion

    03/12/2014

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present Cactus Petals, Fluctuating Asymmetry, and Crimes of Passion- Work by Carlos Gamez de Francisco. Read more

  • : DISCOUNT GIFT CERTIFCATES OFFERED AT LOCALLY OWNED RESTAURANTS

    03/11/2014

    Nashville Originals’ Discount Gift Certificates On Sale Starting Wednesday. Read more

  • : The Belcourt Theatre Presents Three Films Celebrating Girls and Women in Sports

    03/11/2014

    The Belcourt joins other community and arts organizations as part of the Nashville Local Organizing Committee. Read more

  • : “NASHVILLE” Charles Esten & Clare Bowen to Headline Country Music Marathon

    03/11/2014

    Rising Star Chase Rice Confirmed to Open. Read more

  • : The Arts Company ‘Partners in Art’ with Nashville Film Festival

    03/10/2014

    Preview Celebrates Film Festival’s 45th Birthday in the Avant-Garage Gallery at The Arts Company. Read more

  • : WAR HORSE

    03/10/2014

    The National Theatre of Great Britain’s epic WAR HORSE, winner of five 2011 Tony Awards including Best Play, will make its Nashville premiere at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall beginning June 3-8. Read more

  • : "Pop Up, Schmop Up" kickoff, March 29

    03/06/2014

    Biscuit Love Truck owners Karl and Sarah Worley will turn over the reigns to local high school student, Charlie Hilly, at a pop up style event on Saturday, March 29. Read more.

  • : DinoTrek Returns to Nashville Zoo March 15

    03/05/2014

    Nashville Zoo’s popular animatronic dinosaur adventure “DinoTrek” will return on March 15. Read more

  • : Lightning 100 presents the Spring Block Party at Marathon Music Works ft. The Wild Feathers, The Apache Relay, Sol Cat, Roots of Rebellion, & MORE, Saturday, April 12!

    03/03/2014

    The Spring Block Party is a celebration of the new season featuring music, performance, food, and art that will be curated & brought to you by some of the people who give our great city the flavor & feel you'll experience at our event. Read more

  • : TIN PAN SOUTH 2014 TO FEATURE TOP SONGWRITERS

    03/03/2014

    Fast Access Passes On Sale Now. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS

    03/03/2014

    Beginning on March 22, Cheekwood will host Japanese Woodblock Prints: Selections from the Judith and Joseph Barker Collection in the Museum of Art. Read more

  • : 2014 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL ENGAGES SOCIAL MEDIA TO ANNOUNCE

    02/27/2014

    CMA will utilize social networks to announce LP Field performers for the 2014 CMA Music Festival starting Monday, March 3. Read more

  • : ROCKABILLY SATURDAY NIGHT AT COOTER’S IN NASHVILLE

    02/26/2014

    Things are really going to be rockin’ at the Nashville Palace on Saturday night, June 14, when Cooter’s Place presents “ROCKABILLY SATURDAY NIGHT: A TRIBUTE TO SUN RECORDS”. Read more

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM NAMED POLLSTAR THEATRE OF THE YEAR

    02/26/2014

    The historic Ryman Auditorium was named Theatre of the Year Friday night in Nashville at the twenty-fifth annual Pollstar Awards. Read more

  • : BUCKLE AND ICING® TO OPEN SOON AT OPRY MILLS

    02/25/2014

    New location for Pepper Palace now open. Read more

  • : Nashville Opera’s Billy Goats Gruff Headed to Nashville Zoo

    02/20/2014

    Nashville Zoo is partnering with Nashville Opera OnTour for a special presentation of John Davies’ Billy Goats Gruff on Sunday, March 16. Read more

  • : 2014 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL LP FIELD TICKETS SOLD OUT!

    02/18/2014

    Multiple Stages, Non-stop Concerts, and Entertainment Hub Fan Fair X at the Music City Center Provides Fans More Access, More Music, and More Ways to Experience Nashville’s Signature Music Event. Read more

  • : The Johnny Cash Museum Set To Premiere The Johnny Cash Birthday Bash

    02/10/2014

    The world renowned Johnny Cash Museum (JCM) prepares a first for Music City this February with the Johnny Cash Birthday Bash to mark his 82nd birthday. Read more

  • : GRAND OLE OPRY TO CELEBRATE 40 YEARS OF MUSIC AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY HOUSE

    02/06/2014

    40th Opry House Anniversary Weekend March 15 ¬ 16 to Include Special Events, Performances by Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Clint Black, Diamond Rio, Josh Turner, and More. Read more

  • : AMERICAN GIRL TO OPEN ITS NEWEST STORE IN NASHVILLE!

    02/05/2014

    CoolSprings Galleria to Become Home of Popular American Girl Store. Read more

  • : COOTER’S CELEBRATES 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF "THE DUKES OF HAZZARD”

    02/04/2014

    “The Dukes of Hazzard” is now 35 years old, but according to “Cooter”, it hasn’t aged a bit. Read more

  • : 21st Annual Our Kids Soup Sunday

    02/04/2014

    Our Kids will host 50 of Nashville’s finest restaurants and more than 1,500 patrons at the 21st Annual Soup Sunday on Feb. 23, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at LP Field Club Level West. Read more

  • : THE MALL AT GREEN HILLS PRESENTS WICKED PROMOTIONS BEGINNING FEBRUAY 28

    02/04/2014

    A Wicked partnership is brewing between The Mall at Green Hills and Broadway’s biggest blockbuster, Wicked, now in its tenth year on Broadway. Read more

  • : SOUTHWEST AIRLINES ANNOUNCES NEW NONSTOP DESTINATIONS

    02/03/2014

    Post Wright Amendment Offerings from Dallas Love Field Available Oct. 13, 2014. Read more

  • : TENNESSEE’S FIRST TRUE RELIGION OUTLETCOMING SOON TO OPRY MILLS

    02/03/2014

    Opry Mills will continue to enhance its unique mix of more than 200 stores with the first and only outlet location in the state from True Religion scheduled to open during this April. Read more

  • : Hospitality Industry Recognizes Five as Music City Hitmakers for October and November

    01/30/2014

    Program recognizes employees who provide extraordinary customer service. Read more

  • : ‘MOTO’ TO OPEN FEBRUARY 5

    01/28/2014

    MStreet Entertainment Group introduces its ‘Italian Cucina + Enoteca’ in the Gulch. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE BAMBOO ART

    01/23/2014

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art will host an exhibition of contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art this spring entitled Modern Twist. Read more

  • : Zoo Offers Half-Price Admission on Super Bowl Sunday

    01/22/2014

    Head to Nashville Zoo before the Super Bowl and enjoy half price admission during the annual Zooperbowl promotion. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD IN BLOOM EVENTS AND DEBUTS 100,000 TULIPS

    01/21/2014

    Festival runs March 22 – April 27. Read more

  • : THE ROW KITCHEN & PUB TO SERVE UP A SIZZLING SOUTHERN TWIST ON BREAKFAST

    01/21/2014

    The Perfect Balance of Hearty and Healthy Genuine Cuisine. Read more

  • : “AMERICAN PICKERS” STAR MIKE WOLFE CELEBRATES

    01/21/2014

    Mike Wolfe, star of the hit show “American Pickers,” hosts a book signing at his Antique Archaeology Nashville store, on January 25th from 10 am-12 pm. Read more

  • : Billy Currington to Headline Music City’s July 4th Celebration

    01/16/2014

    GRAMMY®-nominated and Mercury Records Nashville recording artist Billy Currington will headline one of the city’s signature events this summer – “Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing!.” Read more

  • : Charles Esten To Host 2014 Musicians Hall of Fame Awards Show

    01/16/2014

    Artists Slated to Perform Include: Grammy Award winner Peter Frampton, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Double Trouble, Randy Bachman, Will Lee, ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, Duane Eddy, Jimmy Capps, The Oak Ridge Boys and more! Read more

  • : Nashville Ballet Announces Entertainment for the Silver Anniversary of Ballet Ball

    01/14/2014

    Country music superstar Kellie Pickler to perform at Ballet’s largest annual fundraiser. Read more

  • : Nashville Hosts American Bus Association Marketplace for Record Sixth Time Jan. 11-15 at Music City Center

    01/10/2014

    Meeting will generate new business in Music City. Read more

  • : Groundbreaking Slavery Exhibit Opens at State Museum

    01/09/2014

    A groundbreaking exhibit about the slaves and slaveholders who worked and resided at a distinctive plantation in Tennessee will open next year at the Tennessee State Museum in Nashville. Read more

  • : Tennessee State Museum Exhibits Rarely Seen African American Art Collection

    01/09/2014

    An exhibit containing rarely seen works by nationally acclaimed African American artists will go on exhibit at the Tennessee State Museum February 11. Read more

  • : Frist Center Pairs Work of Francisco Goya and Steve Mumford in Exhibitions Exploring Conflict as Seen Through Artists’ Eyes

    01/09/2014

    Goya: The Disasters of War and Steve Mumford’s War Journals, 2003–2013 Open February 28, 2014. Read more

  • : OPRY MILLS ONCE AGAIN NAMED TOP SHOPPING DESTINATION IN THE SOUTHERN REGION BY GROUPS TODAY MAGAZINE READERS

    01/08/2014

    Opry Mills has been named the Top Shopping Destination for the Southern Region in Groups Today Magazine’s Annual Reader’s Choice Awards for the second consecutive year. Read more

  • : SECOND-ANNUAL O’MORE ALUMNI SHOW HOUSE IN DOWNTOWN FRANKLIN

    01/08/2014

    The Queen Anne Victorian is coming back to life as a high-style residence, and serving as the 2nd Annual O’More Alumni Show House from April 4-27. Read more

  • : FINAL MONTH TO SUBMIT ENTRIES FOR THE 7th ANNUAL MUSIC CITY SONGWRITING COMPETITION

    01/07/2014

    The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. (CVC) is accepting entries for its seventh annual Music City Songwriting Competition until February 15. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK RETURNS JANUARY 20th THROUGH 25th

    01/07/2014

    Semi-Annual Event Offers Special Menus, Prices at More Than 40 Nashville Originals. Read more

  • : Sounds New Ballpark Creates Holiday Season Ticket Demand

    12/17/2013

    Fans Can Give The Gift Of 2015 Season Tickets With Initial Deposit. Read more

  • : Johnny Cash sightseeing tour launched by Nashville’s premier Tour Company, Gray Line of Tennessee

    12/16/2013

    See and hear the Music City story of the Man in Black. Read more

  • : Robert Randolph to Join Music City New Year’s Eve Lineup

    12/11/2013

    The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp (NCVC) announced today the New Year’s Eve “Bash on Broadway” will feature two special performances by virtuoso pedal steel guitarist Robert Randolph. Read more

  • : Ride the Music City Star to Nashville’s New Year’s Eve Bash on Broadway

    12/05/2013

    Ring in the New Year without the hassles of parking and traffic. Read more

  • : Etch named #1 of Nashville in latest Zagat survey

    12/04/2013

    Chef Deb Paquette’s SoBro spot ranked in top 20 restaurants nationwide. Read more

  • : DinoTrek Returns to Nashville Zoo March 15

    12/04/2013

    Nashville Zoo’s popular animatronic dinosaur adventure “DinoTrek” will return on March 15. Read more

  • : Metro Police to Hold Toy Drive at the Zoo

    12/04/2013

    Metro Nashville Police Department’s Mounted Patrol Division will collect donated toys for its annual Christmas Basket Program on Dec. 14 and 15 at Nashville Zoo. Read more

  • : Nashville Artist Lain York Uses Abstract Vignettes to Link Historical Events to the Present in Frist Center Exhibition

    12/03/2013

    Lain York: Selections from the National Gallery Opens January 31, 2014. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES NEW HOURS FOR 2014

    11/27/2013

    Beginning in January 2014, Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art will extend its regular visitor hours by opening earlier, closing later, and adding seasonal evening hours to its schedule. Read more

  • : Record Performance Figures Display Nashville’s Increasing Strength as Destination City

    11/26/2013

    October marks record for highest number of rooms sold in one month. Read more

  • : THE CMHF CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH PROGRAMS AND EVENTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

    11/22/2013

    Deck the Hall Festivities Kick Off on Friday, November 29, with Tree-Lighting and Performance by Lonestar’s Richie McDonald. Read more

  • : Tinney Contemporary Presents SCENES and SUPER SCRAPS

    11/21/2013

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present Scenes and Super Scraps. Read more

  • : THE ARTS COMPANY PRESENTS WorkSpaces: Artists’ Studios II

    11/21/2013

    The Arts Company on 5th Avenue of the Arts celebrates the holiday art season presenting Nashville-based “WorkSpaces: Artists’ Studios II” by photographer Jerry Park. Read more

  • : Nashville’s Frist Center Showcases Matisse, Monet, Van Gogh and More in Exhibition Exploring the Influence of Japan on Western Artists

    11/21/2013

    Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan Opens January 31, 2014. Read more

  • : LANDMARK ACME BUILDING TO BE TRANSFORMED INTO DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE ENTERTAINMENT CORNERSTONE

    11/20/2013

    Historic Location at City’s Center to Become Multi-Faceted New Venue. Read more

  • : Kate’s Kitchen Opens This Week in Cool Springs

    11/20/2013

    Offers quaint, neighborhood cafe with a ‘French Twist’. Read more

  • : THE BELCOURT THEATRE PRESENTS RETROSPECTIVE THE COEN BROTHERS: 30 YEARS, DEC. 6-20

    11/19/2013

    Retrospective Culminates with New Release, INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS; Includes RAISING ARIZONA, THE BIG LEBOWSKI, FARGO, NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN and More. Read more

  • : New Year’s Eve “Bash on Broadway” Expands, Offers Multiple Days of Entertainment Options

    11/18/2013

    Jason Eskridge and The Shuggah Pies to perform at Music City Bowl Pre-Game and Post-Game Concerts. Read more

  • : 30th Annual ‘A Country Christmas’ Opens at Gaylord Opryland Resort

    11/16/2013

    Beloved Tradition Brings Breathtaking Decorations, Live Shows, Themed Events and More. Read more

  • : GET A HEAD START ON YOUR HOLIDAY SHOPPING AT OPRY MILLS

    11/14/2013

    Shoppers to enjoy 46 hours of Black Friday weekend savings, kicking off at 8 p.m. on Thursday, November 28. Read more

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM NOMINATED FOR THEATRE OF THE YEAR BY POLLSTAR MAGAZINE

    11/12/2013

    Ryman General Manager nominated for Venue Executive of the Year. Read more

  • : Kopecky Family Band, Striking Matches to Join Music City New Year’s Eve Lineup

    11/11/2013

    Indie rock group Kopecky Family Band and singer/songwriting duo Striking Matches will join the New Year’s Eve ‘Bash on Broadway’ lineup. Read more

  • : ‘SAINT ANEJO’ NOW OPEN

    11/07/2013

    M Street Entertainment Group introduces its ‘Cantina-Chic’ Mexican restaurant on M Street in the Gulch. Read more

  • : Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum announces 2014 Inductees

    11/05/2013

    Twelve new inductees to the Musicians Hall of Fame were announced in Nashville. Read more

  • : Free Noon-time Holiday Concert Series at Scarritt-Bennett Center

    11/04/2013

    During the first two weeks of December, Scarritt-Bennett will host a lineup of free Christmas concerts in historic Wightman Chapel from 1p.m. – 1:30p.m, Tuesday through Thursday. Read more

  • : MUSIC INDUSTRY LEGENDS DUANE EDDY, BILLY COX AND STEVE CROPPER TO ANNOUNCE MUSICIANS HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM’S NEWEST INDUCTEES THIS MONDAY

    11/01/2013

    The Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum will announce its selections for the upcoming 4th annual induction ceremony on Monday, Nov. 4 at 1 p.m. Read more

  • : REGIONS FREE DAY OFFERS MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY AT NASHVILLE ZOO

    10/31/2013

    Military personnel and their immediate families will receive free admission to the Nashville Zoo during Military Appreciation Day. Read more

  • : BELCOURT THEATRE PRESENTS ALL EIGHT HARRY POTTER FILMS

    10/30/2013

    Complete Eight Film Collection; All Tickets $5; Family Fun During November/December Holidays. Read more

  • : BELCOURT THEATRE PRESENTS THE FILMS OF JACQUES DEMY

    10/30/2013

    Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend Will Feature Demy’s Digitally Restored Classic, THE UMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG starring Catherine Deneuve. Read more

  • : Emerging Artists Concert Series at Nashville International

    10/29/2013

    The inaugural event will launch with a reception and a live performance on one of BNA’s stages by songwriter and local jazz musician, Sonja Hopkins. Read more

  • : Singleton, Whitson Recognized as Music City Hitmakers

    10/28/2013

    The hospitality industry has named Steven Whitson of Fontanel Mansion and Melvin Singleton of Sheraton Nashville Downtown as Music City Hitmakers for the months of August and September for their excellent customer service to Nashville visitors. Read more

  • : RYMAN AUDITORIUM WINS CMA SRO AWARD FOR VENUE OF THE YEAR.

    10/24/2013

    Iconic Venue Honored With Award for the Second Year in a Row. Read more

  • : Frist Center Offers Free Admission on Mondays through December 2013 to Guests Bringing Donations of Non-Perishable Food Items for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee

    10/24/2013

    Beginning Monday, October 28, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will offer free admission to guests bringing non-perishable food items to donate to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee on Mondays through December 30. Read more

  • GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY TO BROADCAST EXCLUSIVE RED CARPET PRE-SHOW FOR "THE 47TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS"

    10/23/2013

    ‘CMA Video Preview’ and Specials by Reigning CMA Winners Lead Up to Network’s ‘CMA Red Carpet Live’ Special. Read more

  • THE JOHNNY CASH MUSEUM PREMIERES EVENT SPACE NOVEMBER 1st HOSTING Q&A WITH ROBERT HILBURN

    10/23/2013

    Hilburn’s Johnny Cash: The Life Hits Shelves October 29th. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE CHILDREN’S HOSTS GRANDPARENT DAY TO TRICK-OR-TREAT THE THEATRE

    10/23/2013

    Originally airing in 1973, the popular songs from ABC’s animated series “Schoolhouse Rock Live!” will be performed on stage to the thrill of both children and adults. Read more

  • Nashville Symphony announces two added concerts for early 2014

    10/22/2013

    Orchestra to perform classic rock at Led Zeppelin tribute, classical works with Itzhak Perlman. Read more

  • GUITARS FOR VETS TO LAUNCH NASHVILLE CHAPTER WITH HELP FROM GIBSON BRANDS, RYMAN AUDITORIUM AND LYNYRD SKYNYRD

    10/22/2013

    Guitar auctions raise funds online and during Veterans Day concert. Read more

  • HATCH SHOW PRINT® TO CELEBRATE GRAND OPENING AT NEW LOCATION

    10/22/2013

    Nov. 2-3 Programs Offer Entertainment for All Ages. Read more

  • : Robin Roberts to Report Live From Nashville for “GMA” and will be a Presenter During “The 47th Annual CMA Awards”

    10/21/2013

    Winners in Two CMA Awards Categories to Be Announced Live on GMA. Read more

  • : Blackberry Smoke, Brett Eldredge to Join Music City’s New Year’s Eve Lineup

    10/21/2013

    Fifth Annual “Bash on Broadway” Offers Full Evening of Free Live Music. Read more

  • Nashville Ballet’s Local Holiday Favorite, Nashville’s Nutcracker, Returns Dec. 7

    10/21/2013

    Nashville Ballet will bring the magic of the holiday season to Middle Tennessee for the sixth year in a row with Nashville’s Nutcracker. Read more

  • : Nashville Documentary For The Love Of Music: The Story of Nashville To Air on ABC November 3rd

    10/17/2013

    Eric Church, The Civil Wars, Ben Folds, Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris, The Black Keys, Kris Kristofferson, and Kings of Leon Among the more than 30 artists Featured in The Hour-Long Documentary about the Nashville Music Scene. Read more

  • CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES HOLIDAY FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

    10/16/2013

    Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art has released its schedule of events for Holiday at Cheekwood, the organization’s signature four-week celebration. Read more

  • New Holiday Concerts Announced at Schermerhorn Symphony Center

    10/15/2013

    Tickets on sale Friday, October 18, at 10 a.m. Read more

  • CHEF MANEET CHAUHAN ANNOUNCES NAME, LOCATION OF NEW RESTAURANT TO OPEN IN NASHVILLE

    10/14/2013

    Construction already underway. Read more

  • NEW PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “THE 47TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

    10/14/2013

    Top Nominees in CMA Awards History Alan Jackson and George Strait Set to Perform Tribute to Late Country Music Legend George Jones. Read more

  • TAYLOR SWIFT OFFICIALLY OPENS EDUCATION CENTER AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    10/14/2013

    International Superstar Presents Special Guitar to Museum for Display. Read more

  • Two local culinary institutions are partnering to offer a pretty sweet deal for Nashville diners

    10/11/2013

    Nashville-based Christie Cookie is celebrating its 30th anniversary by partnering with the Nashville Originals! Read more

  • CHEEKWOOD TO OPEN NIGHTLY AS LIGHT EXHIBITION ENDS

    10/10/2013

    Cheekwood will be open until 11pm every night beginning Sunday, November 3 until the exhibition’s closing night on November 10. Read more

  • CHRISTIE COOKIE PARTNERS WITH NASHVILLE ORIGINALS ON LIMITED-EDITION DESSERTS

    10/09/2013

    15+ locally-owned restaurants to add special menu items from Oct. 14-20. Read more

  • Nashville Featured in Where to Retire Magazine

    10/08/2013

    Nashville, TN, has been selected a top retirement destination by Where to Retire, the only magazine in America geared toward helping people with retirement relocation decisions. Read more

  • RICKY SKAGGS SELECTED AS 2013 ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE AT THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM

    10/07/2013

    Special Guests include Emmylou Harris, Brad Paisley, Alison Krauss, Peter Frampton, Bruce Hornsby, Gordon Kennedy, Kentucky Thunder, Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill, Del McCoury and The Whites. Read more

  • : Nashville’s Johnny Cash Museum Ranks Number One on Forbes and National Geographic Travel Lists

    10/03/2013

    In just a short five months after its grand opening, the Johnny Cash Museum, the latest attraction in Music City, lands at the top of both the Forbes and National Geographic must see travel destinations lists. Read more

  • Nashville Symphony Honors 2013 Harmony Award Recipient Brad Paisley

    10/02/2013

    Country star to perform with orchestra at annual Symphony Ball fundraiser. Read more

  • ARTCLECTIC ‘NOUVEAU’ 2013: FUNDRAISER ART SALE FEATURES MORE THAN 50 ARTISTS FROM ACROSS U.S., NEW POP-UP MARKET, PARTIES AND MORE, OCT. 24-26

    10/01/2013

    Free Admission Saturday Offers Art Exhibition, Art-Making, Sculpture Demonstration, More. Read more

  • EL DIA DE LOS MUERTOS AT CHEEKWOOD ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2

    10/01/2013

    Activities including live performances, an international marketplace, and interactive art activities for everyone. Read more

  • Hank Williams Jr. to Headline Fifth Annual New Year’s Eve ‘Bash on Broadway’

    10/01/2013

    A city that knows how to throw a good party, Music City will once again offer one of the biggest New Year’s Eve celebrations in the country with multiple days of free live music and Nashville’s own midnight “Music Note Drop®.” Read more

  • Lightning 100 presents the Inaugural Marathon Village (Engine) Block Party

    10/01/2013

    The Marathon Village (Engine) Block Party is a celebration of music, performance, food, and art. Read more

  • Celebrating 25 Years of Growing Nashville’s Finest Gardens: The Nashville Lawn and Garden Show is Back February 27-March 2

    09/25/2013

    Annual Event Greets Visitors with FOUR Unique Shows in One. Read more

  • : BELCOURT THEATRE’S HALLOWEEN HORRORS AND MORE IN OCTOBER

    09/25/2013

    Late Night Weekend Double Features Include ROSEMARY’S BABY, THE CRAFT and More; Vincent Price Weekend Classics; and ROCKY HORROR on Halloween. Read more

  • Nashville’s Strength as Destination Reflected in New Tourism Impact Numbers

    09/24/2013

    Direct Visitor Spending and Visitation Highest in History. Read more

  • KEEN DIGITAL SUMMIT LAUNCHES IN MUSIC CITY

    09/24/2013

    Networking event of the year bringing together social influencers, journalists, start-ups, small businesses, Fortune 500 brands and many more. Read more

  • CORSAIR WINS "INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR" FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW.

    09/23/2013

    The Icons of Whisky by Whisky Magazine are designed to celebrate the people and places behind the great whiskies of the world. Read more

  • DOCTOBER: 15 DOCUMENTARIES HIGHLIGHT OCTOBER’S FALL PROGRAMMING

    09/23/2013

    Includes CUTIE AND THE BOXER, MUSCLE SHOALS, THE SUMMIT, WILD STYLE, LE JOLI MAI, and More. Read more

  • Ford Motor Company Fund’s Ghouls at Grassmere

    09/23/2013

    Nashville’s littlest ghosts, goblins and monsters are invited to don their favorite costume and head to the Zoo for Ford Motor Company Fund’s Ghouls at Grassmere. Read more

  • RYMAN AUDITORIUM AND SUNTRUST ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP

    09/23/2013

    SunTrust to become Official Partner of Ryman Auditorium. Read more

  • THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM TO HOLD OVER THE BAKERSFIELD SOUND: BUCK OWENS, MERLE HAGGARD AND CALIFORNIA COUNTRY

    09/20/2013

    Popular Exhibition’s Run Will Be Extended Through December 2014. Read more

  • ACROSS THE ARTS – A POP UP VISUAL ARTS EXPERIENCE

    09/20/2013

    Local Top Chefs Curate a Progressive Dinner with Surprise Performances. Read more

  • THE MALL AT GREEN HILLS ANNOUNCES HOLIDAY POP-UP STORE AS FIRST CRATE AND BARREL EXPERIENCE FOR TENNESSEE

    09/20/2013

    The Mall at Green Hills announces the debut of The Tree Lot at Crate and Barrel to open October 23, 2013. Read more

  • SUPERSTARS AMY GRANT AND KIRK FRANKLIN SET TO HOST THE 44TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS ON OCTOBER 15th FROM THE ALLEN ARENA AT LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY

    09/20/2013

    The 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards will be broadcast on the UP network, Monday, October 21st at 8:00pm ET. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD TO HOST BOOK SIGNING WITH BRUCE MUNRO SEPTEMBER 25

    09/16/2013

    British installation artist Bruce Munro will be on hand at the botanical garden and Museum of Art Wednesday, September 25, for a special, one-night-only book signing. Read more

  • : BELCOURT’S iNDie FESTIVAL CELEBRATES INDEPENDENT NASHVILLE

    09/16/2013

    Annual Event Provides Support for the Belcourt’s Education and Engagement Work. Read more

  • MUSIC AND FOOD FESTIVALS TAKE CENTER STAGE IN NASHVILLE THIS FALL

    09/12/2013

    Festivals and Award Shows Showcase Music City’s Diversity. Read more

  • NCVC Forms Music City Corporate Convention Council

    09/11/2013

    Business Partners Tapped to Promote Tourism and Convention Business. Read more

  • : The Frist Center Presents Norman Rockwell Retrospective

    09/09/2013

    American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell Opens November 1, 2013. Read more

  • : CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL DIRECT VISITOR SPENDING HITS NEW HIGH: $31.5 MILLION

    09/09/2013

    The 2013 CMA Music Festival contributed a record-setting $31.5 million in direct visitor spending to the local community according to numbers released by the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp. Read more

  • : AdventureScience Center Set to ‘Raise the Roof’

    09/09/2013

    New temporary exhibit opens Sept. 14. Read more

  • : NEW SPOTLIGHT EXHIBIT, TERRI CLARK, OPENING SEPTEMBER 13

    09/05/2013

    Clark Will Participate in October 12 Interview. Read more

  • : Cherry Street {eatery and sweetery} Opening at the Schermerhorn

    09/05/2013

    Former Red Wagon owner Meg Giuffrida offering breakfast, lunch daily and dining on concert nights. Read more

  • : Etch debuts expansion project, celebrates first anniversary with Taste of the NFL’s Kick Hunger Challenge event

    09/03/2013

    On Sunday, Sept. 15 from 5 to 8 p.m., Etch restaurant will unveil new additions to their year-old restaurant at a special dining event benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. Read more

  • : Save the Date and Plan to Attend 2013 Tastefully Unpredictable

    08/29/2013

    Annual food tasting event commemorates 15 years since the founding of the Nashville GLBT Chamber of Commerce. Read more

  • : FY 2012-13 Hotel Tax Collections Highest in City’s History

    08/29/2013

    June Breaks Record for Best Month Ever. Read more

  • : WOOD FIRED PIZZA ADDED TO MENU AT SARDINIA – NOW THAT’S AMORE!

    08/28/2013

    Sardinia Introduces New Artisanal Pizza. Read more

  • : PHILLIP NAPPI OF NASHVILLE’S PETER NAPPI SELECTED AS FINALIST IN ENTREPRENEUR MAGAZINE’S “EMERGING ENTREPRENEUR OF 2013” CONTEST

    08/28/2013

    Phillip Nappi, co-owner of the Nashville footwear company Peter Nappi, is one of five finalists in Entrepreneur magazine’s “Emerging Entrepreneur of 2013” contest. Read more

  • : Monthly Poetry Reading at Scarritt-Bennett To Feature Poet Georganne Harmon

    08/27/2013

    Poet’s Corner at Scarritt-Bennett, a monthly poetry reading, will feature poet Georganne Harmon on Thursday, September 26 at 7 p.m. Read more

  • : The Johnny Cash Museum Teams with 650 AM-WSM to Continue the Legacy of The Man In Black

    08/26/2013

    The Johnny Cash Museum has solidified an agreement to continue the legacy of the “Man in Black” on the airwaves of 650 AM WSM and wsmonline.com. Read more

  • : Historic Dulcimer Collection Featured in Free Musical Exhibits at the State Museum Opens on October 11

    08/26/2013

    A collection of historic dulcimers will be featured this fall as part of three exhibits at the Tennessee State Museum centered around a musical theme. Read more

  • : Hatchett, Schultz Recognized as Music City Hitmakers

    08/26/2013

    Industry program recognizes employees who provide extraordinary customer service. Read more

  • : THE RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR RETURNS TO NASHVILLE’S GRAND OLE OPRY HOUSE

    08/26/2013

    THE ROCKETTES TAKE AUDIENCES ON AN UNPARALLELED JOURNEY INTO A ‘CHRISTMAS DREAMS’ WONDERLAND. Read more

  • : Shooting Stars: Celebrity Portraits by Russ Harrington Opens October 11 at the State Museum

    08/25/2013

    Images by photographer Russ Harrington will be featured this fall. Read more

  • : Wariner’s Watercolors: Paintings by Steve Wariner Opens October 11 at the State Museum

    08/25/2013

    A selection of watercolors by multi-talented country music singer/songwriter Steve Wariner will be part of three exhibits at the Tennessee State Museum. Read more

  • : THE ARTS COMPANY Announces Three Exhibitions for September

    08/19/2013

    The Arts Company launches the fall gallery season with three Tennessee-based artists—Trey Gossett, Edward Belbusti, and Jason Stoddart. Read more

  • : Musicians Corner Announces Fall 2013 Season Line Up

    08/14/2013

    Free Weekly Lawn Parties in Centennial Park on Saturdays in September and October. Read more

  • : HOLDING PATTERN: New Work by Stefany Hemming

    08/14/2013

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present Holding Pattern- New Work by Stefany Hemming. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES HARVEST FALL FESTIVAL AND EVENTS

    08/14/2013

    Experience one of Tennessee’s most beloved seasons at Cheekwood! Read more

  • : Tickets on Sale NOW for 11th Annual Wine on the River

    08/13/2013

    The event will be held Saturday, September 14th from 3:00pm to 7:00pm on the Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge in downtown Nashville. Read more

  • : The Johnny Cash Museum Proves Once Again to be a Polished Attraction for Music City

    08/12/2013

    The Johnny Cash Museum (JCM) is proud to announce that it has received the GEM rating from AAA. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE RESTAURANT WEEK RETURNS AUGUST 19th THROUGH 25TH

    08/09/2013

    Semi-Annual Event Offers Special Menus, Prices at More Than 30 Nashville Originals. Read more

  • : Street Theatre Company opens the classic riveting drama, THE CHILDREN’S HOUR, on September 6th

    08/08/2013

    THE CHILDREN’S HOUR by Lillian Hellman addresses the insidious power of a lie in a riveting drama opening at Street Theatre Company on September 6th. Read more

  • : ‘SAINT ANEJO’ TO OPEN SOON

    08/06/2013

    Chris Hyndman is opening his newest restaurant concept named ‘SAINT ANEJO’ on M Street in the Gulch. Read more

  • : Travellers Rest annual Trades Festival

    08/06/2013

    Step back in time to 200 plus years ago and watch history come alive through the work of over thirty talented artisans and re-enactors. Read more

  • : Marathon Music Works presents the Inaugural Marathon Village (Engine) Block Party

    08/06/2013

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  • : The Better Business Bureau Presents Our 30th Anniversary Home Decorating & Remodeling Show

    08/06/2013

    A three-day upscale Consumer Show featuring Products and Services dealing with the Home, Decorating and Remodeling. Read more

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  • : New “Kangaroo Kickabout” Opens September 14

    08/01/2013

    Australia’s most famous residents will make their debut in a new habitat opening at Nashville Zoo on Saturday, Sept. 14. Read more

  • : MUSIC CITY ROOTS: LIVE FROM THE LOVELESS CAFE PREMIERES ON PUBLIC TELEVISION SEPT. 13

    08/01/2013

    NASHVILLE’S LAUDED RADIO SHOW TAKEN TO THE NATION BY NASHVILLE PUBLIC TELEVISION AND AMERICAN PUBLIC TELEVISION. Read more

  • : THE HERMITAGE HOTEL CHOSEN AS CHARTER MEMBER OF THE SOUTHERN LIVING HOTEL COLLECTION

    08/01/2013

    The Hermitage Hotel has been named a charter member of the new Southern Living Hotel Collection. Read more

  • : OPRY MILLS TO OFFER EXTENDED BACK-TO-SCHOOL SHOPPING HOURS THIS WEEKEND

    08/01/2013

    Opry Mills will provide shoppers with extra time to cash in on even deeper discounts and special offers from many of its more than 200 popular stores. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE DANCIN’ TEAMS UP WITH BUD LIGHT MUSIC FIRST 50-50-1 TO PRESENT COLT FORD, A THOUSAND HORSES, QUAKER CITY NIGHT HAWKS AND SCARLETTA

    07/31/2013

    Nashville Dancin’ will bring the first-of-its-kind, one-day national music festival to Nashville music lovers ages 21 and over. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ADDS NEW EVENING DATES FOR POPULAR LIGHT EXHIBITION

    07/31/2013

    Cheekwood has added additional nighttime opportunities to experience the magic of LIGHT as summer turns to fall, before the installation exhibition closes on November 10. Read more

  • : Scarritt-Bennett Center Announces Photography Exhibit Insight Featuring Rita J. Maggart

    07/30/2013

    A photography exhibit entitled Insight by Rita J. Maggart will run through September 21. Read more

  • : IT'S TOMATO TIME IN EAST NASHVILLE

    07/30/2013

    With over 200 artists participating from all corners of the United States, this year's show promises to be the best crop of Tomato Art to date! Read more

  • : ABC AND CMA ANNOUNCE THE DATE FOR “THE 47th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS”

    07/25/2013

    “The 47th Annual CMA Awards” will air Wednesday, Nov. 6 (8:00-11:00 PM/EST). Read more

  • : NANM IS HEADING TO NASHVILLE

    07/25/2013

    NAMM will hold its Annual Gala Concert in Nashville on Monday, July 29, 2013 at 7:00pm. Read more

  • : Jama, Lloyd Recognized as Music City Hitmakers

    07/25/2013

    The hospitality industry has named Abdulkadir Jama and Jeffrey Lloyd as Music City Hitmakers for the months of April and May visitors. Read more

  • : New at the Zoo: Tortoises, BBQ and a Remodeled Petting Zoo

    07/23/2013

    Saturday, July 27, two female Galapagos tortoises will make their public debut in the recently remodeled Critter Encounters. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE DANCIN’ ROCKS OUT THIS THURSDAY, JULY 25

    07/23/2013

    Nashville Dancin’ presented by Dollar General rolls into week five on Thursday, July 25 at Riverfront Park in downtown Nashville. Read more

  • : COUNTRY & GOSPEL JUBILEE COMING TO MUSIC VALLEY

    07/22/2013

    A concert series featuring Country legends and Gospel music stars kicks off the first Friday night in August. Read more

  • : THE ARTS COMPANY Presents 17th Annual Avant-Garage Sale

    07/19/2013

    Original Artwork, Stylish Furniture and Decor, plus Miscellaneous Props and Collections From Gallery Archives & Private Collections. Read more

  • : Sounds To Host Peanut Free Night On July 22

    07/18/2013

    Greer Stadium will be bringing awareness to those afflicted with peanut allergies with Peanut Free Night on Monday, July 22. Read more

  • : A SUMMER OF ART ON 5TH AVENUE OF THE ARTS CELEBRATES

    07/18/2013

    A special Anniversary event will be held during First Saturday Art Crawl on August 3, 4PM to 9PM. Read more

  • : OPRY MILLS TO OFFER EXTENDED SHOPPING HOURS DURING TAX FREE WEEKEND AUGUST 2 – 4

    07/16/2013

    Opry Mills will celebrate Tennessee’s Tax-Free Holiday* with extended hours August 2 through August 4. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE DANCIN’ PRESENTED BY DOLLAR GENERAL CRANKS IT UP

    07/15/2013

    Nashville Dancin’ presented by Dollar General rolls out another great lineup this Thursday, July 18. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES FALL 2013 ART EXHIBITION

    07/15/2013

    Cheekwood is pleased to announce an exhibition planned for fall entitled More Love: Art, Politics and Sharing Since the 1990s. Read more

  • : NCVC Names New Members to Board of Directors for FY 13-14

    07/15/2013

    The Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp (NCVC) today announced four new additions to its board of directors. Read more

  • : TRAVEL + LEISURE NAMES HUTTON HOTEL ONE OF THE TOP LARGE CITY HOTELS IN THE U.S.

    07/12/2013

    Hutton Hotel proudly announces its inclusion in Travel + Leisure magazine’s 2013 World’s Best Awards. Read more

  • Street Theatre Company proudly presents “Dancin’ in the Street: A Totally 80’s Prom Night”

    07/11/2013

    With something for everyone, this is going to be a fun and fantastic night to remember. Read more

  • The Ukedelics to Perform at Scarritt-Bennett’s 25th Anniversary Performance Series on Aug 8

    07/11/2013

    The Ukedelics, Nashville’s biggest ukulele band, is set to perform on August 8. Read more

  • : THE INIMITABLE REBA WILL PARTICIPATE IN A SPECIAL INTERVIEW AT THE CMHF ON AUGUST 10

    07/11/2013

    The inimitable Reba will participate in a special interview at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Saturday, August 10. Read more

  • : ABC HOSTS SUMMER’S HOTTEST CONCERT SPECIAL, “CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL”

    07/10/2013

    Hosted for the First Time by Little Big Town, the Three-Hour Special Airs Monday, Aug. 12 on the ABC Television Network. Read more

  • POPCAUSE, LLC, ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL “MUSIC MOVES FESTIVAL” THIS SATURDAY, JULY 13, ON NASHVILLE MTA BUSES

    07/10/2013

    More than 23 musical acts will hitch a ride to play for charity on Nashville MTA's free Music City Circuit blue and green routes. Read more

  • : The Band Perry Rocks Nashville’s July 4th Celebration

    07/09/2013

    An Estimated One Hundred Thousand Brave the Non-Stop Rain for The Show. Read more

  • : SEARCH FOR CMA EXECUTIVE LEADER TO COMMENCE IMMEDIATELY

    07/09/2013

    The search to replace former CMA CEO Steve Moore, who resigned from the organization on June 30, will begin in earnest. Read more

  • : July 5th Lineup and Fireworks

    07/02/2013

    This year’s July 4th celebration expands through July 5th to give another chance to enjoy free live music. Read more

  • : Music City July 4th Festivities to Offer Zipline for $10

    07/02/2013

    Music City July 4th just got bigger with the addition of a 300-ft zipline on 2nd Avenue. Read more

  • : The Johnny Cash Museum Waves in a Ragged Old Flag Fourth Special for Military Patrons

    07/01/2013

    Freedom sings this Independence Day as The Johnny Cash Museum (JCM) celebrates Military guests with free music. Read more

  • : LIVE ON THE GREEN CONCERT SERIES 2013 LINEUP

    07/01/2013

    The highly anticipated 2013 lineup for Live On The Green was announced today by Mayor Karl Dean and Executive Producer Lester Turner. Read more

  • : OPRY MILLS’ SHOPPERS WILL CELEBRATE WITH SUPER SAVINGS

    07/01/2013

    Opry Mills will let savings ring with its annual 4th of July Super Sale Weekend. Read more

  • : KELLIE PICKLER’S COSTUME AND MIRRORBALL TROPHY TO BE DISPLAYED AT CMHF

    07/01/2013

    Kellie Pickler’s Dancing with the Stars finale costume and mirrorball trophy will be on display at the CMHF. Read more

  • : “Christmas In July” brings Nashville’s Nutcracker Ticket Discounts

    07/01/2013

    Despite the sweltering temperatures, Nashville Ballet is cooling off by celebrating “Christmas In July.” Read more

  • : THE ARTS COMPANY Presents Selections from the Gallery Art Vault

    06/26/2013

    The Arts Company on 5th Avenue of the Arts presents two of its signature artists, Brother Mel and Ed Clark. Read more

  • : Nashville Opera Announces 1-Day Ticket Sale - Monday, July 1st

    06/26/2013

    Tickets for individual performances of The Pearl Fishers, The Barber of Seville, and Otello will be on-sale starting at midnight on July 1st and continuing for 24 hours. Read more

  • : Safety Tips and Security Guidelines for Music City July 4th

    06/26/2013

    This year’s Music City July 4th is anticipated to exceed last year’s estimate of 150,000 attendees at The Lawn at Riverfront Park and surrounding downtown area. Read more

  • : Suggested Parking and Road Closures for Music City July 4th

    06/26/2013

    Music City July 4th event-goers can alleviate travel time to and from downtown. Read more

  • : SONGWRITER SONNY THROCKMORTON TO BE SALUTED IN POETS AND PROPHETS SERIES JULY 20 AT THE CMHF

    06/26/2013

    Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member Sonny Throckmorton will be honored at the CMHF on Saturday, July 20. Read more

  • : STARTING THIS WEEKEND AT THE BELCOURT: LOCAL BACKUP SINGERS TELL THEIR STORIES

    06/25/2013

    Celebrated Nashville background singers to participate in post-screening Q&As for Morgan Neville’s hit documentary, opening Friday. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE SYMPHONY SUCCESSFULLY RESOLVES ALL OUTSTANDING ISSUES WITH ITS LENDERS

    06/24/2013

    The Nashville Symphony Association today announced that it has successfully resolved all outstanding issues with its bank lenders. Read more

  • : NCVC Partners with Nashville Dancin’ for July 4th Festivities

    06/24/2013

    Two Pre-Show Stages Offer More Free Music throughout the Day. Read more

  • : Street Theatre Company opens the critically-acclaimed satire, THE COLORED MUSEUM

    06/19/2013

    George C.Wolfe’s THE COLORED MUSEUM is a satirical play that gives new meaning and perspective on being black in contemporary America. Read more

  • : July 4th Celebration Offers Fun for the Whole Family

    06/19/2013

    This year’s Music City: July 4th “Let Freedom Sing” is sure to offer entertainment for every member of the family with the Family Fun Zone and two days of free music and fireworks. Read more

  • : Nashville Symphony Earns ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming

    06/19/2013

    Nashville Symphony is one of 19 American orchestras to be honored with a 2012-2013 ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming. Read more

  • : FRIST FRIDAYS CONCERT SERIES KICKS OFF JUNE 28

    06/17/2013

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts’ popular summer concert series Frist Fridays kicks off Friday, June 28. Read more

  • : Mutual of Omaha's 2013 Aha Moment Tour Seeks Inspirational Stories

    06/13/2013

    Visiting 20 cities to collect real aha moments -- life-changing moments of hope and inspiration -- from real people across America. Read more

  • : THE GLOBAL TEENAGER: A FILM SEMINAR FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, JULY 15-19

    06/12/2013

    The Belcourt Theatre presents The Global Teenager: A Film Seminar for High School Students. Read more

  • : BELCOURT INCREASES ITS MIDNIGHT MOVIE SCREENINGS

    06/12/2013

    Beginning July 5, the popular late night screenings will be offered every Friday and Saturday nights. Read more

  • : Make Nashville Your July 4th Long Weekend Getaway

    06/12/2013

    Weekend Festivities include free concerts, fireworks, Opry shows, art crawls and more. Read more

  • : 2013 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL SETS NEW ATTENDANCE RECORD

    06/11/2013

    CMA Music Festival set a new attendance record in 2013 with daily attendence topping 80,000 fans. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE DANCIN' PRESENTED BY DOLLAR GENERAL KEEPS IT LOCAL

    06/11/2013

    Nashville Dancin’ presented by Dollar General is gearing up for the eight-week concert series with local tastes, sights and sounds. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE DANCIN’ PRESENTED BY DOLLAR GENERAL TO BOLSTER THREE LOCAL CHARITIES THIS SUMMER

    06/04/2013

    Dollar General Literacy Foundation, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt and PENCIL Foundation will receive donations. Read more

  • : July 4th Festivities Expand

    06/04/2013

    This year’s July 4th celebration, “Let Freedom Sing,” won’t disappoint with multiple days of free live music and incredible fireworks. Read more

  • : FOR THE SECOND YEAR, THE CMA FOUNDATION DONATES $50,000 TO W.O. SMITH NASHVILLE COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL

    06/03/2013

    CMA Foundation is donating $50,000 to benefit summer music education programs at W.O. Smith Nashville Community Music School. Read more

  • : TAKE TIME OFF TO COOL DOWN WITH HOT SUMMER RATES

    06/01/2013

    Plan your summer getaway with amazing deals at nearly 500 Marriott hotels. Read more

  • : HAYNES GALLERIES PRESENTS THREE CENTURIES OF MASTERY IN DRAWING

    05/28/2013

    Haynes Galleries is pleased to present “The Art of Drawing: Line, Texture, Form and Light”. Read more

  • : Arnold, Treas Recognized as Hitmakers; Rooney Presented with Annual Award

    05/28/2013

    The hospitality industry has named Gary Arnold of Renaissance Hotel and Joe Mack Treas of Hilton Nashville Downtown as Music City Hitmakers. Read more

  • : SHADOW AND LIGHT

    05/28/2013

    Tinney Contemporary is pleased to present Shadow and Light, an exhibition guest curated by Reni Gower. Read more

  • : Loews Vanderbilt Hotel launches exclusive Whiskey Weekends getaway

    05/24/2013

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel is offering guests an exclusive glimpse into Nashville’s most notable micro distilleries with its new Whiskey Weekends package. Read more

  • : Bonnaroo and NCVC Partner to Offer Exclusive Ticket + Shuttle Packages

    05/24/2013

    The NCVC has teamed up with the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival to offer packages to and from Music City. Read more

  • : FAN FAIR X: IN THE NEW MUSIC CITY CENTER!

    05/24/2013

    X marks the coolest daytime spot for autograph signings in the brand new Music City Center. Read more

  • : The Johnny Cash Museum Immortalizes the Man in Black for Downtown Nashville

    05/24/2013

    “One piece at a time,” The Johnny Cash Museum (JCM) has culminated into an amazing celebration of The Man in Black. Read more.

  • : LITTLE BIG TOWN TO HOST SUMMER’S HOTTEST CONCERT EVENT, “CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: COUNTRY’S NIGHT TO ROCK”

    05/23/2013

    Reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year will host "CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" on Monday, Aug. 12. Read more

  • : MUSICAL ARRANGER BERGEN WHITE TO BE SALUTED JUNE 15 AS NEXT NASHVILLE CAT AT THE CMHF

    05/23/2013

    Nashville Cats: A Celebration of Music City Musicians returns on Saturday, June 15, with a salute to musical arranger Bergen White. Read more

  • : Hot Time, Summer in Music City

    05/23/2013

    An endless array of music, food, arts, family and outdoor activities fill Nashville’s playlist this summer. Read more

  • : 2013 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL FILLED WITH FREE LIVE MUSIC

    05/22/2013

    Weeklong CMA Social Network Giveaways Provide Fans Chance to Win Tickets in Rows 1-5 to Sold-Out LP Field Nightly Concerts. Read more

  • : FRIST CENTER TO PARTICIPATE IN BLUE STAR MUSEUMS

    05/21/2013

    Frist Center is one of more than 1,800 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer. Read more

  • : Music City Center Bookings Exceed One Million Room Nights

    05/20/2013

    A total of 123 meetings representing 1,062,787 room nights have been booked for the Music City Center, Mayor Karl Dean announced during the official ribbon-cutting ceremony today. Read more.

  • : ARTISTS ANOUNCED FOR BUD LIGHT STAGE DURING 2013 CMA MUSIC FEST

    05/20/2013

    With more than 40 artists confirmed, the Bud Light Stage at Bridgestone Arena Plaza will be rockin’. Read more

  • : Frist Center Presents First Major Museum Exhibition of Jack Spencer’s Photographs

    05/17/2013

    The work of Nashville-based photographer Jack Spencer will be on view at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts from July 12 through Oct. 13, 2013. Read more

  • : A SUMMER OF ART ON 5TH AVENUE OF THE ARTS

    05/17/2013

    5th Avenue of the Arts launches A Summer of Art. Read more

  • : CARRIE UNDERWOOD: THE BLOWN AWAY TOUR EXHIBITION

    05/16/2013

    The CMHM will explore superstar Carrie Underwood’s critically acclaimed world tour with the exhibition Carrie Underwood: The Blown Away Tour. Read more

  • : NASHVILLE DANCIN' PRESENTED BY DOLLAR GENERAL ANNOUNCES 2013 SUMMER LINEUP

    05/16/2013

    More than 25+ buzz-worthy local and national music acts will bring new life to Nashville's Thursday nights. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES 3rd ANNUAL FITNESS FRIDAYS

    05/16/2013

    Cheekwood is opening its gates early in June and July this year for Fitness Fridays. Read more

  • : HOTEL PRESTON INVITES TRAVELERS TO LIVE LIKE A MUSIC CITY STAR WITH THE “NASHVILLE DREAMING” PACKAGE

    05/15/2013

    Hotel Preston is giving travelers a chance to unleash their inner country queen with the new “Nashville Dreaming” getaway package. Read more

  • : Music City Eats: Nashville Food, Wine & Spirits Festival Debuts September 21-22, 2013

    05/14/2013

    Inaugural Festival to Feature Star-Studded Line-up of Chefs, Live Musical Performances, Interactive Cooking Demos and Panels, & Much More. Read more.

  • : Frist Center Hosts Panel Discussion with Automotive Authorities

    05/14/2013

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts will host a panel discussion in conjunction with the opening of Sensuous Steel. Read more

  • : CMHF PREPARES FOR CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    05/14/2013

    The CMHF will offer a packed schedule of autograph signings, performances and special programs. Read more

  • : Nominees Announced for the 2013 Americana Music Association Honors & Awards Show

    05/14/2013

    The Americana Music Association announced nominees today for the 2013 Honors & Awards in Los Angeles at the Grammy Museum®. Read more

  • : BELCOURT ANNOUNCES SECOND SATURDAY OUTDOOR CINEMA

    05/13/2013

    Free film events featured monthly, June through September, in the Belcourt’s parking lot. Read more

  • : >‘THE ROSEWALL’ TO OPEN SOON

    05/10/2013

    Event Space and Venue Under Construction on MStreet in the Gulch. Read more

  • : “EAT, DRINK & BE MERRY”

    05/10/2013

    A group of 25 community-minded Nashville restaurants and bars will donate a percentage of the day’s sales to The Land Trust for Tennessee. Read more

  • : BLUEGRASS NIGHTS AT THE RYMAN RETURNS

    05/09/2013

    Springer Mountain Farms Sponsors Annual Ryman Bluegrass Series. Read more

  • : Goo Goo Cluster Announces Grand Opening of the Goo Goo Outpost at Fontanel

    05/09/2013

    Goo Goo Cluster, LLC is pleased to announce its first retail store, located on the grounds of Fontanel in North Nashville. Read more

  • : Wait No Lager; Music City Has It Ale!

    05/08/2013

    The Nashville Brew Tours Comes Chugging Into Town. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES FAMILY NIGHT OUT SCHEDULE

    05/07/2013

    Puppet shows, music and more in June & July Read more

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame and Nashville Public Library present String City

    05/02/2013

    Colorful, Music-Filled Production Tells the Story of Country Music in Nashville, Debuts as Part of 2013 Nashville International Puppet Festival. Read more

  • : Jason Aldean, Kristen Bell Co-Hosting 2013 CMT Music Awards

    05/02/2013

    Jason Aldean is joining forces with actress Kristen Bell to co-host what's proven to be music's wildest night of the year - the CMT Music Awards - live from Nashville on June 5. Read more.

  • : George Jones Funeral Service Details Announced

    05/01/2013

    George Jones’ funeral will take place on Thursday, May 2nd at The Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee, starting at 10 am (Central) and will be open to the public. Read more.

  • : ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR STAGE AT 2013 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    05/01/2013

    With nearly 50 artists confirmed, the Chevrolet™ Riverfront Stage will be the hot spot for daily concerts during the 2013 CMA Music Festival, Thursday-Sunday, June 6-9, in downtown Nashville. Read more

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum's Hot Nights at the Hall Returns

    05/01/2013

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s Hot Nights at the Hall summer concert series for museum members will return on June 4 with a performance by Ashley Monroe; upcoming performers include Sarah Darling on July 19 and Craig Campbell on August 9. Read more

  • : CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATION IN NATIONAL PUBLIC GARDENS DAY

    05/01/2013

    As Nashville’s public garden, Cheekwood will participate in the fifth annual National Public Gardens Day on May 10, 2012. Read more

  • : 2013 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL LP FIELD TICKETS SOLD OUT

    04/29/2013

    Nine Other Stages, Free Concerts, and New Entertainment Destination Fan Fair X At the Music City Center Provides Fans More Ways Than Ever Before to Experience Nashville’s Signature Event. Read more

  • : Nashville Symphony Community Concerts to light up area parks

    04/29/2013

    Free musical entertainment for the family at seven summer concerts. Read more

  • : Nashville Food Truck Association celebrates “Nashville Street Food Month” with launch of smart phone app

    04/25/2013

    The Nashville Food Truck Association will kick off the inaugural “Nashville Street Food Month” with the launch of its smart phone app. Read more

  • : Mae McNally is St. Jude Amabassador to the 2013 Southern Living Idea House in Nashville, TN

    04/25/2013

    Six-year-old St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® patient Mae McNally will act as the St. Jude ambassador by tracking the development of the 2013 Southern Living Idea House at Fontanel. Read more.

  • : TAP ‘N’ RUN 4K BEER RUN RE-TAPS THE MUSIC CITY

    04/24/2013

    Outrageous costumes, beer chugging and foot racing will reign supreme as the Tap ‘N’ Run 4K returns to Nashville on Saturday, May 11th, at 5 p.m. Read more

  • : FREE WEEKLY CONCERT SERIES RETURNS TO NASHVILLE'S RIVERFRONT

    04/23/2013

    Nashville Dancin' presented by Dollar General" brings music, fun and thousands of people downtown on Thursday nights. Read more

  • : ZBB Southern Ground Music & Food Festival Nashville

    04/22/2013

    The festival will feature sets by Willie Nelson & Family, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Eli Young Band, among additional names to be announced soon. Read more.

  • : Turn Spring Fever into Dance Fever

    04/17/2013

    National Dance Week is April 27-May 5 and dancers across the country will unite. Come get dancy at Avenue 2 Ballroom. Read more

  • : Sneak Peek of the Documentary For The Love Of Music: The Story of Nashville

    04/16/2013

    Documentary tells the story of Nashville through the artists who call it home Read More

  • : TPAC UNVEILS 2013-14 BROADWAY SEASON

    04/16/2013

    Epic storytelling, iconic music, and popular favorites fill TPAC’s Broadway series and specials. Read more

  • : TPAC UNVEILS 2013-14 BROADWAY SEASON

    04/16/2013

    Epic storytelling, iconic music, and popular favorites fill TPAC’s Broadway series and specials. Read more

  • : Bobby Bare, “Cowboy” Jack Clement, and Kenny Rogers Newest Members of Country Music Hall of Fame

    04/10/2013

    The  Country Music Hall of Fame inducts Rogers in the “Modern Era Artist” category, and Bare in the “Veterans Era Artist” category. Read more

  • : Kayne Prime Recognized as Top 10 Steakhouse in the U.S.

    04/08/2013

    Gayot recognizes Kayne Prime in Nashville as one of the top 10 steakhouses in the U.S. Read more.

  • : The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Is Now Accepting Bookings for New Event Space

    04/08/2013

    The new spaces, which include a 10,000-square-foot event hall, the 800-seat CMA Theater, a terrace with skyline views, a private dining room and more, will be available starting in October. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Announces Most Ambitious

    04/06/2013

    Nashville Ballet announced its upcoming performance season today, which includes a new partnership with pop musician extraordinaire Ben Folds and a world premiere of a new production of Peter Pan. Read more

  • : Street Theatre Company brings Nashville the premiere of the rock musical SPRING AWAKENING

    04/03/2013

    Winner of 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, SPRING AWAKENING takes its inspiration from one of literature's most controversial masterpieces. Read more.

  • : Nashville Ballet Sets Shakespeare Tragedy to Dance

    04/02/2013

    Nashville Ballet stages Shakespeare’s tragedy about betrayal, greed, power and consequences in an intimate, workshop-style version of Macbeth. Read more.

  • : Phil Vassar, 10 Out of Tenn Added to Music City Center Festivities

    04/02/2013

    Mayor Karl Dean announced that Phil Vassar will headline live music on the east plaza during the Music City Center grand opening on Sunday, May 19. Read more.

  • : Barbershop Harmony Society to serve 75 Birthday Cakes Downtown April 11

    04/01/2013

    They’ll be serving up seventy-five birthday cakes, accompanied by sweet, smooth a cappella harmony from strolling barbershop quartets to celebrate the Society’s 75th Birthday on Thursday, April 11. Read more.

  • : ABC's Hit Drama "Nashville" To Be Featured in Spotlight Exhibition

    03/26/2013

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will unveil a special spotlight exhibition dedicated to ABC’s hit television series “Nashville” on April 5. Read more.

  • : Vik Muniz Brings Social Issues to Light through Re-creation of Art Masterpieces

    03/25/2013

    This summer, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts’ Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery will feature works by contemporary Brazilian artist Vik Muniz. Read more.

  • : "American Pickers" Star Mike Wolfe Celebrates Publication of Kid Pickers

    03/25/2013

    Mike Wolfe, star of the hit show “American Pickers,” hosts a book signing at his Antique Archaeology Nashville, on April 27th from 9 to 11am, to celebrate publication of his new book, Kid Pickers: How to Turn Junk into Treasure. Read more.

  • : Fan Voting Now Open for the Academy of Country Music Awards

    03/25/2013

    Starting today Country Music Fans Have the Power to Vote for Entertainer of the Year and ACM New Artist of the Year at www.VoteACM.com. Read more.

  • : Tin Pan South 2013 to Feature Top Songwriters

    03/20/2013

    For 20 years, the Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Presented by Regions Bank has featured writers whose songs have become engrained in the fabric of our musical lives, and 2013 promises to offer the best of the best. Read more.

  • : Tickets On Sale March 22 for the 9th Annual Stars for Second Harvest Benefit

    03/19/2013

    Don’t miss this year’s show hosted by Craig Wiseman featuring special guests, Florida Georgia Line and Comedian Ralphie May. Read more.

  • : Sheryl Crow to Headline Music City Center Grand Opening Concert

    03/18/2013

    Mayor Karl Dean today announced that Grammy-winning artist and Nashville resident Sheryl Crow will headline the Music City Center grand opening and free outdoor concert on Monday, May 20. Read more.

  • : Dukes of Hazzard Fan Fair

    03/18/2013

    Several generations of “Dukes of Hazzard” fans will gather in Nashville, Tennessee on Saturday, June 8th to celebrate “Dukes of Hazzard Fan Fair” with the entire cast of the show. Read more.

  • : Tattoo & Horror Film Stars Meet In Nashville

    03/14/2013

    The 12th Annual Full Moon Tattoo & Horror Festival returns to the Nashville Convention Center, Friday, March 29 through Sunday, March 31. Read more.

  • : The Row Now Open

    03/12/2013

    The Row will serve Brunch on Saturday and Sunday, as well as lunch and dinner Monday thru Sunday. Read more.

  • : Keb' Mo's Monday Night Blues Show

    03/04/2013

    Fontanel is pleased to announce Keb’ Mo’s Monday Night Blues, an exciting new monthly concert series beginning April 1, 2013. Read more.

  • : Superstar Artists Added to 2013 CMA Music Festival Lineup

    03/04/2013

    Artists Performing at LP Field Include Gary Allan, Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Kelly Clarkson, Florida Georgia Line, Hunter Hayes, Miranda Lambert, Jake Owen, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift, The Band Perry, Keith Urban, and Zac Brown Band. Read more.

  • : The Band Perry to Headline Music City July 4th Celebration

    02/28/2013

    Republic Nashville’s Platinum-selling family trio, The Band Perry, will headline one of the city’s signature events this summer – “Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing!” – at The Lawn at Riverfront Park. Read more.

  • : Street Theatre Company gives birth to the musical BABY!

    02/27/2013

    Street Theatre Company announces the Maltby and Shire musical, BABY, opening March 29th. Read more.

  • : Keith Urban's We're All for the Hall Benefit Concert Returns April 16

    02/21/2013

    Keith Urban and Vince Gill will return to Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on Tuesday, April 16, for a concert to benefit the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Read more.

  • : Stoker, Starring Nicole Kidman and Filmed in Nashville, Leads Belcourt's Spring Film Programming

    02/21/2013

    The Belcourt Theatre announces its upcoming Spring film programming, highlighted by the March 22 Nashville premiere of the much-anticipated Nicole Kidman feature STOKER, filmed locally. Read more.

  • : “Sing For Your Supper with Bob Waggoner™”

    02/19/2013

    “Sing For Your Supper with Bob Waggoner™” is an interactive cooking series and webcast combining America’s love affair with food and music. Read more.

  • : Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Free Ford Community Day

    02/18/2013

    Museum Admission Is Free on Saturday, February 23, 2013. Highlights Include Performances by Josh Turner and Lauren Alaina, a Program with Red Simpson and a Hatch Show Print Demonstration. Read more.

  • : Fisk Jubilee Singers Awarded $15,000 During Music City Soul Series Event

    02/12/2013

    Some of Nashville’s biggest stars were on hand to pay tribute to the Fisk Jubilee Singers at the annual Music City Soul Series event on Friday, Feb. 8, at the Studio Gallery at Fontanel. Read more.

  • : Carrie Underwood: The Blown Away Tour Exhibition to Open June 5

    02/12/2013

    The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore superstar Carrie Underwood’s critically acclaimed world tour with the exhibition Carrie Underwood:  The Blown Away Tour, which opens on June 5, 2013, and runs through November 10, 2013. Read more.

  • : The GRAMMYS Shine a Spotlight On Nashville

    02/11/2013

    Music City shined at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards last night. The number of Nashville performers and GRAMMY winners who call Nashville home continues to solidify the Tennessee capital as the Music City. Read more.

  • : Ryman Auditorium Named Pollstar Theatre of the Year

    02/11/2013

    This win marks the third year in a row that Nashville's iconic venue has been named Theatre of the Year by Pollstar Magazine. During the last fifteen years, the venue has won the award a total of five times. Read more.

  • : Gov. Haslam Proposes $8 Million for Dedicated Tourism Promotion Fund

    02/11/2013

    The Governor-appointed Tennessee Tourism Committee, comprised of about two dozen tourism leaders from across the state, today issued the Tennessee Tourism Report. Read more.

  • : Haynes Galleries Presents "Celebrating Form: Figurative Art and Sculpture"

    02/08/2013

    Drawing on the gallery’s rich tradition of excellence in American realism, this show features new and dynamic work by sculptors Alan LeQuire, Alicia Ponzio, Rick Casali, and Daniel Sinclair, accompanied by figurative art from some of the country’s most accomplished artists. Read more.

  • : Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles Opens at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts June 14, 2013

    02/08/2013

    This summer, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will present Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles, an exhibition of unique and luxurious autos from the 1930s and ’40s. Read more.

  • : Cheekwood's Dogwoods Earn National Recognition with NAPCC Membership

    02/08/2013

    Just in time for spring, Cheekwood’s treasured dogwood collection has been granted membership in the North American Plant Collection Consortium (NAPCC), making it the first NAPCC Collection in Tennessee. Read more.

  • : Mayor Announces Music City Center Grand Opening

    02/05/2013

    Mayor Karl Dean today announced that the grand opening celebration for the Music City Center will take place over two days: Sunday, May 19 and Monday, May 20. Read more.

  • : Nashville Zoo Welcomes Baird's Tapir

    01/29/2013

    Nashville Zoo is happy to announce the Jan. 12th birth of a male Baird’s tapir.