NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (August 29, 2019) – 6th & Peabody, the 30,000 square-foot entertainment complex at 423 6th Avenue, will officially open its Nashville doors with four days of grand opening events on Wednesday, Sept. 4 through Sunday, Sept. 8. Admission is free for all events. The indoor-outdoor experience in the SoBro neighborhood is a collaboration between Ole Smoky Distillery and Yee-Haw Brewing Co. that features live music, outdoor games, moonshine, and beer tastings, along with great food options from Nashville’s famous Prince’s Hot Chicken and Asheville’s White Duck Taco Shop.
Nashville’s 6th & Peabody is a massive corner gathering spot with multiple buildings, providing both expansive indoor and outdoor seating areas. Inside, couches and tables provide a comfortable vantage point for watching sports on one of the largest TV screens in the city. Tasting areas and two bars offer an opportunity to sample 13 varieties of Ole Smoky moonshine and whiskey along with a range of Yee-Haw beer flights and cocktails. Exposed rafters, brick walls and poured concrete floors are in keeping with the site's original industrial use, and oversized factory windows and roll-up doors provide an easy flow to and from the outdoor seating areas and stage.
“We are proud to be a part of the Nashville experience. With our location just a couple blocks off-Broadway, we are excited to host our friends, neighbors, and visitors from around the world,” says Joe Baker, Founder of Ole Smoky Moonshine and Yee-Haw Brewing Co. “We invite everyone to come out for the grand opening events as we celebrate a genuine Tennessee experience with our partners, Nashville Predators, Nashville Sounds, Opry Trust Fund, WSM, and the Tennessee Titans. We look forward to making lots of new friends in Nashville at our family-friendly destination.”
Grand Opening Events
Wednesday, Sept. 4
3:30pm: Grand Opening Party kicks off with a live performance by rising country music star Payton Taylor. At 5pm, The Opry Trust Fund presents IBMA’s Emerging Artist of the Year, The Po’s Ramblin’ Boys. At 7pm, the live music continues with a performance from Ashland Craft, and then at 8:30pm, a concert by Damien Horne and Fellows. All shows are free and open to the public.
Friday, Sept. 6
7pm to 10pm: Tennessee Titans Takeover Showcase featuring a DJ, exclusive Titans pop-up merchandise shop, photo areas to celebrate the Tennessee Titans, a football toss and specialty Titans cocktail.
Saturday, Sept. 7
11am: College Football Viewing Party! Watch your favorite college football teams on huge indoor and outdoor big screens. At 12pm, guests can participate in a Cornhole Tournament and at 5pm, the 6th & Peabody DJ starts the party. At 8pm, live performances begin with Walden; at 8:45pm, Jackson Bruck & The Dukes of Hume; and at 9:45pm, RIPE. All shows are free and open to the public.
Sunday, Sept. 8
11am: Titans Gameday Hangout Series featuring the season opener against the Cleveland Browns with the Tennessee Titans’ Official Watch Party and Titans themed cocktails, food specials, live art display, and yard games. At 3:30pm, WSM presents the Gospel Bird Jubilee featuring live music in the beer garden and moonshine samples, drink specials and food offerings from Prince’s Hot Chicken and the White Duck Taco Shop. Football viewing continues at 4:30pm on the big screens throughout the indoor and outdoor spaces. The event is presented by the Tennessee Titans and Do615.
About 6th & Peabody
A one-of-a-kind, 30,000 square foot indoor-outdoor entertainment destination in downtown Nashville by Ole Smoky Distillery and Yee-Haw Brewing Co. Ole Smoky is the leading craft distiller in the US and the first federally licensed distillery in the history of East Tennessee. Ole Smoky offers more than 25 creative moonshine flavors and 17 inventive whiskey flavors. Ole Smoky can be found at the company's distilleries in Gatlinburg, Tenn., Pigeon Forge, Tenn., and Nashville, online, in grocery and liquor stores nationwide, as well as in on-premise establishments, including some of the biggest music and sporting venues in the country. Yee-Haw Brewing Co., a craft beer company from Johnson City, Tenn., quickly grew from a startup to one of the Southeast's fastest-growing craft breweries with four brewery and taproom locations, Johnson City, Greenville, S.C., Pigeon Forge, Tenn., and Nashville. Best known for their World Beer Cup award-winning Dunkel, Yee-Haw Brewing's reputation for high-quality ales and lagers is built on their commitment to using only the finest ingredients.
Delicious food options at 6th & Peabody include the original Nashville hot chicken restaurant, Prince’s Hot Chicken, a Nashville staple for almost 80 years. Founded by her great uncle Thornton, Andre Prince Jeffries, runs and operates the family-owned business. The White Duck Taco Shop, founded in Asheville, N.C., and has grown to six locations. The name White Duck Taco Shop originates from a nickname the Chef earned when she frequently got excited and talked too much to the kitchen staff. They called her "La Pata Blanca" which means White Duck.
6th & Peabody are proud local sponsors of the Nashville Predators, the Nashville Sounds, WSM, Opry Trust Fund and the Tennessee Titans. For more information, go to: www.6thandpeabody.com, or visit us at 423 6th Avenue in Nashville, Tenn.
Contact: Paul Lindsley