134. Ten Things To Do In Music City This Weekend (August 21-23)

WOOT WOOT! Weekend’s here! See below for what’s happening this weekend, a Nashville restaurant to try, and upcoming concerts to plan your weekend. Then, check out what will occur the following week.


(Events arranged in alphabetical order.)

Summer Wine Love 5 Course Pairing Dinner – August 21
Wine enthusiasts will love to take part in Frothy Monkey’s Wine Love 5 Course Pairing Dinner. The menu was a collaboration between Chef Chase Ingalls, Head Baker Jen Mello, The Bottle Shop, and Horizon Wine & Spirits. This event will be held at their Downtown location. frothymonkey.com

Kevin Nealon – August 21
Comedian Kevin Nealon will perform at City Winery Nashville twice in one night. The first show will be at 5pm and the second at 9pm. citywinery.com/nashville

Nashville Flea Market: Old School Rules – August 21-23
The Nashville Flea Market will be open all weekend at The Fairgrounds Nashville. The theme is Old School Rules. Head there and take advantage of one of the best flea markets in the country. Read more about Nashville’s Flea Market.

Pepper Fest – August 21-23
The Nashville Farmers’ Market is celebrating Pepper Fest! Each day will include food demos, live music, and more for you to experience. facebook.com/nashvillefarmersmarket

Professional Bull Riders Jack Daniel’s Invitational – August 21 & 22
The top 35 bull riders in the world will compete during the Professional Bull Riders Jack Daniel’s Invitational occurring at Bridgestone Arena. bridgestonearena.com

Cornelia Fort Night Pickin’ Party – August 22
The Vickie Vaughn Band will perform this week’s Cornelia Fort Night Pickin’ Party at the Cornelia Fort Airpark at Shelby Park. The proceeds of the event go to help preserve the Cornelia Fort Air Park. friendsofshelby.org

Tennessee Titans vs. St. Louis Rams – August 23
The Tennessee Titans first home game will be this weekend against the St. Louis Rams! Head on out and see what our new team can do. visitmusiccity.com/titans

Waterpalooza: Endless Summer – August 23
Guests may enjoy pop-up water slides, water games, dunking booths, adult snow cone competitions, and more during Waterpalooza: Endless Summer happening at Centennial Park. Read more about Waterpalooza: Endless Summer

Shakespeare in the Park – August 13-September 13 (select dates)
This year’s Shakespeare in the Park features Henry V and takes place in Centennial Park every Thursday through Sunday until September 13. Hear those classic lines come to life under the summer sun in Music City. nashvilleshakes.org

It’s Just a 10K – August 14-September 13
There will be a 10K run this weekend which starts in Shelby Park and goes to South 2nd St. right in front of Nissan Stadium. whatdoyourunfor.com


Family Wash
East Nashville’s popular music venue, restaurant, and bar The Family Wash has moved to Main Street! The space is now bigger and they have changed some of the menu. But don’t worry they still offer the famed shepard’s pie everyone loves so much and other classics from the old menu. Go check out the new place and make sure to tell us what you think on Twitter.


Escondido, Austin Manuel, & The Almanacks @ The Basement East – August 21
Leo Liber with Walking Man, Blue Blood, and Evan P. Donohue @ The Basement – August 21
Counterparts: A Tribute to Rush @ Exit/In – August 21
Wick-It the Instigator x Manic Focus with Artifakts @ The Basement East – August 22
Australian Pink Floyd @ Ascend Amphitheater – August 22
Rising Stone Day with Brené Brown @ Marathon Music Works – August 22
Bart Cow @ Exit/In – August 22
John Hiatt & The Combo and Taj Mahal Trio @ Ryman Auditorium – August 23
Gina Venier with Sinclair, Phoebe Elliott, & Katherine Winston @ The Basement – August 23
The Sunday Post (Free Show) @ The Basement East – August 23
American Aquarium @ 3rd and Lindsley – August 23
Gin Blossoms @ City Winery Nashville – August 23


We hope you have a great weekend doing all these fun things. Next week we are talking about Nashville Originals Restaurant Week. Make sure to follow along and we’ll see you later!

134. Ten Things To Do In Music City This Weekend (August 21-23)

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