193. Small Business Saturday

11214249_10153344657249372_7403215045913008112_nSmall Business Saturday is coming up! And we have the perfect place to support the Nashville community. From 10am to 2pm shop from more than 50 local business including farmers, artisans, crafters and more at the Nashville Farmers’ Market. If you love to see the best of Nashville’s local community then this is the place you need to be. PLUS! they will be serving mimosas, bloody marys, and local beers. Sounds like the perfect ingredients for a fun Saturday if you ask us. Go check it out!

Need a little more? Head to: nashvillefarmersmarket.org.

193. Small Business Saturday

192. Deck the Hall

Friday is the start to Country Music Hall deckthehall272.pngof Fame and Museum’s annual celebration Deck the Hall. This year, they have something for everyone. And we mean everyone! Children can take photos with Santa, enjoy cookie decorating, and other festive things during this joyous time. The adults can check out the amazing holiday concerts from Ricky Skaggs and The Whites, Brenda Lee, Lonestar, and The Oak Ridge Boys. It all kicks of with the tree lighting ceremony and performance by Tanya Tucker on November 27. Hope you can make it out and celebrate the season.

Skaggs Family Christmas ft. Ricky Skaggs and The Whites – December 2
Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree with Brenda Lee – December 9
An Evening with Lonestar – December 16
The Oak Ridge Boys’ Christmas Night Out – December 23

Photos with Santa ClausNovember 27-29, December 5-6, 12-13, 19-20
Each weekend until December 20 they will have Santa available for photos!

String CityNovember 27-December 4
Witness the amazing must see String City: Nashville’s Tradition of Music and Puppetry. It’s the complete telling of the history of country.

Coffee, Country, Cody, and ChristmasDecember 4
Each and every year the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum hosts 650 WSM’s Bill Cody. This year will feature holiday performances from Exile and T. Graham Brown. Plus, they will have a buffet catered by 2/22.

Tour and Concert: A Legendary Holiday at Historic RCA Studio BDecember 18-20
Take a journey to Historic Studio B for a special holiday tour and concert by guitarist, great niece of Chet Akins, and pianist Jason Coleman, grandson of Floyd Cramer.

If you need any more information just head on over to: countrymusichalloffame.org.



192. Deck the Hall

191. Converse Rubber Tracks

Have you heard? Next week, you may have the chance create your own record at the Grand Victor Studio aka RCA Studio A. The same place where legends like Ben Folds (currently records), Dolly Parton, Charley Pride, and more have recorded. It’s all a part of Converse Rubber Tracks, a global family of community-based professional recording studios who let emerging musicians of all genres apply for FREE studio time. The recording dates will be November 30th through December 4th and you can register right here: converse-music.com. Spread the news to any and all inspiring artists.


191. Converse Rubber Tracks

190. Holiday LIGHTS at Cheekwood

Nashville’s beloved treasure, Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art, will be decorated for the holidays with 750,000 lights! Yep, wrapped around trees & bushes are thousands of lights providing an amazing view for families this season. Plus, during the Holidays Cheekwood always has the best activities like LIVE Reindeer to see, s’mores pits, holiday carolers, and so much more. IMG_2022.JPGAND they even partnered with the Norman Rockwell Museum to present the famed artist’s holiday cover illustrations from The Saturday Evening Post. This one stop holiday extravaganza begins November 27th and lasts until January 3. Join the fun!

For more information head to: cheekwood.org.

190. Holiday LIGHTS at Cheekwood

189. Nashville Lifestyles’ Brunch & Bloodys

Union Station will be host to Dtwn-29.pngNashville Lifestyles’ Brunch and Bloodys TODAY. This is the spot to be if you are a fan the beverage. TONS of Nashville restaurants will be serving up their  concoction to see if they truly serve the best bloody mary in Music City. Participating restaurants include: 1808 Grille, Chauhan Ale & Masala House, The Farm House, Fifty First Kitchen & Bar, Josephine, and more. In addition, they will have bottomless breakfast bites, too! Tickets in advanced are only $20, and $25 at the door. While supplies last, of course. (That means you better hurry and buy your ticket.) Purchase your tickets!

189. Nashville Lifestyles’ Brunch & Bloodys

188. Eleven Things To Do This Weekend In Music City (November 20-22)

Ready to have some fun?! Because it’s the weekend and that means three glorious days of doing what ever you want. See below for a list of weekend happenings, a Nashville Restaurant, and upcoming concerts. Then, check out what will occur the following week.


(Events arranged in alphabetical order.)

7th Annual Cherish the Night with Vince Gill & Friends
Vince Gill and some of his friends will perform live, November 20, at the Country Music Hall of Fame during the 7th annual Cherish the Night. In addition, there will be glorious art, delicious food, and a festive atmosphere. starsnashville.org

A Country Christmas
Gaylord Opryland’s annual holiday celebration, A Country Christmas, starts November 20th and lasts until January 2nd, 2016. This year you can experience Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical, ICE! featuring The Nutcracker, Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers, Artic Plunge Snow Tubing, and so much more! visitmusiccity.com/acountrychristmas

Christmas at Belmont
Families and friends will love to experience Milk and Cookies with Santa at Belmont Mansion on November 22. This is the first of many events they will showcase for the holiday season. For the rest go to: belmontmansion.com.

Dabble Studio To Host Fundraiser
Dabble Studio will host a fundraiser for The Dream Center November 21. Each patron to the event will enjoy a Nashville skyline painting class. Read more from the press release.

John Baeder: Work from 1962 to 2015
Haynes Galleries will host an opening reception, November 20, for their latest exhibit John Baeder: Work from 1962 to 2015. facebook.com/HaynesGalleries

Keith Urban So Far…
Keith Urban So Far… will be a new exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum opening November 20 and lasting until May of 2016. It will explore the life of the music superstar and his path to Nashville. Read more from the press release.

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas By Chip Davis
if your looking to get in the holiday spirit, check out Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Grammy Award winner Chip Davis on November 20. tpac.org

Music City Yoga Festival
The Music City Yoga Festival will have multiple enlightening sessions to improve people’s skill in the art of yoga. Plus, there will be music, raffles, and more. It will take place at Rocketown on November 21. musiccityyogafestival.com

Steel Hammer
SITI Company and Bang on a Can All-Stars will perform Steel Hammer, November 20th and 21st, at OZ Arts Nashville. ozartsnashville.org

Tokens Show
Ryman Auditorium will host the Tokens Show featuring Lee C. Camp, Mike Farris, Secret Sisters, Andrew Peterson, and more on November 22. ryman.com

You may see your favorite WWE superstars, November 23, at Bridgestone Arena during WWE Raw. bridgestonearena.com


3rd and Lindsley
3rd and Lindsley is a music venue featuring national, international, regional, and Nashville artists – from up and coming acts to legends. Located not far from downtown broadway. They offer food and live music seven nights a week. Late night menu until midnight! Head on over and let us know what you think on Twitter: @365Nashville.


Opry at the Ryman ft. Mel Tillis, Gene Watson, Lee Greenwood, and more @ Ryman Auditorium – November 20
Sibelius’ Second Symphony @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – November 20
Randy Rogers with special guest Wade Bowen @ War Memorial Auditorium – November 20
Ashley Monroe @ City Winery Nashville – November 20
Will Kimbrough CD Release “Live at Coast” with Nellie Clay @ The Basement – November 20
Andrew Jackson Jihad @ Exit/In – November 20
East Nashville Underground: A Magical Renunion @ The Basement East – November 20-21
Drive-By Truckers (Night 1) @ The Cannery Ballroom – November 20
Jared Evers with Alex Renbarger, Jordan Hobson and Matthew Koziol @ The Basement – November 20
Saint-Saëns’ “Egyptian” Piano Concerto @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – November 20-21
Drive-By Truckers (Night 2) @ The Cannery Ballroom – November 21
Opry at the Ryman ft. Vince Gill, Mel Tillis, Charles Esten and more (7pm show) @ Ryman Auditorium – November 21
Opry at the Ryman ft. Vince Gill, Mel Tillis, Charles Esten and more (9:30pm show) @ Ryman Auditorium – November 21
Ashlee K and the Mamas with The Wooly Mamas @ The Basement – November 21
Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts w/ Opener The Biters @ City Winery Nashville – November 21
Dynamo, Mike Hicks, & Alicia Michilli @ The Basement – November 21
Cait Leary with Georgia English, Phil Stanley, and Daphne and Mystery Machines @ The Basement – November 22
David Mayfield and Sean McConnell @ City Winery Nashville – November 22
Sunday Post presented by Sweetwater ft. The Tip, The Nuclears, Mode Fresh, James & The Wild Spirit, and more @ The Basement East – November 22


We hope you have a wonderful time this weekend. And make sure to be there for any of these amazing events in the coming weeks (see below).

Tipsy Turkey Pub Crawl @ Swingin’ Doors Saloon – November 25
Nashville Flea Market: Novel & Nostalgic @ The Fairgrounds Nashville – November 27-29
Holiday at Cheekwood @ Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art – November 27-January 17
Deck The Hall @ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum – November 27-December 23
North Pole Express with Santa @ Tennessee Central Railway Museum – November 28-December 12
The 12 Days of Science @ Adventure Science Center – November 28-December 31 (select dates)

(See upcoming events)

Until next time!

188. Eleven Things To Do This Weekend In Music City (November 20-22)

187. Brew-B-Q

Just because winter is coming up doesn’t mean the barbecue stops! Not in Nashville. This weekend, November 21, sample local brews, the finest spirits of Jack Daniels, and enjoy savory barbecue made from 15 backyard competitors during Nashville Sports Leagues’ Brew-B-Que at One C1ty. The entrees will be ribs and chicken. Mhhhm! Right now, you can purchase an early bird admission ticket at $15, which is cheaper than the regular admission at $25. So what are you waiting for? Buy your ticket: nashvillesportsleagues.com and get ready to fill your belly with savory delicious barbecue in Music City.


187. Brew-B-Q