- Exhibits @ National Museum of African American Music - Ongoing
- Exhibits @ Tennessee State Museum - Ongoing
- Mary Sibande: Blue, Purple, Red @ Frist Art Museum - October 8, 2021-January 2, 2022
- Reflection: An Evening of Spoken Word @ 21c Museum Hotel Nashville - December 1
- International Black Film Festival @ Online - December 2-5
- Martin Luther King Jr. Day @ Throughout Nashville - January 17, 2022
- African American Plays and Playwrights @ Tennessee Performing Arts Center - January 24 & 31, 2022
- Black History Month @ Throughout Nashville - February 2022
- School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play @ Nashville Repertory Theatre - February 10-20, 2022
- African Street Festival @ Hadley Park - September 22, 2022
- Nelly with Jimmie Allen & Blanco Brown @ Bridgestone Arena - December 5
- Keb’ Mo’ @ CMA Theater - December 9 & 11
- Black Violin @ Franklin Theatre - February 5-6, 2022
- The Temptations and the Four Tops @ Ryman Auditorium - February 20, 2022
- Gregory Porter @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center - February 28, 2022
- alt-j and Portugal. The Man @ Nashville Municipal Auditorium - March 1, 2022
- Yola @ Ryman Auditorium - March 3, 2022
- Kool & The Gang @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center - March 13, 2022
- Buddy Guy @ Ryman Auditorium - March 26, 2022
- Deftones @ Nashville Municipal Auditorium - May 7, 2022
- Yolanda Adams @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center - May 8, 2022
- New Kids On The Block @ Bridgestone Arena – May 13, 2022
- Leslie Odom, Jr. with the Nashville Symphony @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center - May 26-28, 2022
- Alicia Keys @ Ascend Amphitheater - September 24, 2022
- Lavell Crawford @ Zanies Comedy Night Club - December 9-12
- Lil Rel Howery @ Zanies Comedy Club - December 13
- Rickey Smiley & Friends @ Ryman Auditorium - December 17
- Josh Pray @ Zanies Comedy Night Club - January 5, 2022
- Nicole Byer @ Zanies Comedy Night Club - February 4-6, 2022
- Joshua Black @ Zanies Comedy Night Club - April 20, 2022
Support local Black-owned businesses & Experiences in Nashville.
The Moving Canvas
Norf Art Collective
City Farm Co.
Ed's Fish House
Helen's Hot Chicken
Ivory Cotton Bar
Kernels Gourmet Popcorn
Riddim N Spice
ShuggaHi Bakery and Cafe
The Oatstraw Tea Company
The Southern V
Fisk Jubilee Singers
The New Respects
Downtown Candle Company
JazzNash Mobile Shoetique
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