191. Twelve Things To Do This Weekend in Music City (October 23-25)

There are a lot of great events going on this weekend! Some of which will get you in the spirit of things for Halloween. Just 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.)

Black 13 Tattoo presents LIVE
Black 13 Tattoo presents LIVE is a family friendly event based around art to support Women Rock for the Cure. The event will occur, October 24, at Cummins Station featuring musical guests Elise Davis, Kyle Andrews, Jace Everett, and more. black13tatto.com

The Factory in Franklin will be home to Jazzmania on October 24. The evening will have fine food, wine, beer, and music by a special 10-piece all-star ensemble of the Nashville Jazz Workshop. nashvillejazz.org

The Patriot Tour
On October 24, you can attend the Patriot Tour at War Memorial Auditorium. Retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, author of Lone Survivor, Taya Kyle, author of American Wife, and more will be there to share stories. teamneverquit.com

Medallion Red Carpet Fan Experience
Everyone is invited to take part in the Medallion Red Carpet Fan Experience, October 25, at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Fans will be able to see Grady Martin, Jim Ed Brown and The Browns, and the Oak Ridge Boys before they are inducted. countrymusichalloffame.org

12 Hours of Terror
Master sommelier and James Bear Award nominee Evan Goldstein will lead guests through the wine and cuisine of South American cities Argentina, Brazil, and Chile during ABC Dinner occurring October 22 at City Winery Nashville. belcourt.org

El Dia de los Muertos
Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art is hosting their annual El Dia de los Muertos celebration on October 24. This year, they will have demonstrations, energetic music, and more. visitmusiccity.com/fallcheekwood

Hauntings at the Hermitage
The 15th annual Hauntings at the Hermitage is happening, October 24, at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President. They will have a Presidential Trick or Treat Trail, haunted hayride, offer evening tours of the mansion, and so much more for families to enjoy. visitmusiccity.com/fallhermitage

Haunted Museum Ghost Story Festival
Journey to the Tennessee State Museum for the FREE Haunted Museum Ghost Story Festival on October 24. There you can discover tales of Tennessee’s past including those of the Bell Witch, Cherokee spirit Spearfinger, and more. Plus, a big highlight is the 3,500-year-old mummy on display. tnmuseum.org

Nashville Flea Market: Holiday Hunt
The Nashville Flea Market will be open October 23rd through the 25th at The Fairgrounds Nashville. This weekend’s theme is Holiday Hunt. thefairgrounds.com

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella is a must-see for families and friends occurring October 20th through the 25th at TPAC. tpac.org

Nashville Ballet presents Dracula
The Nashville Ballet’s production of Bram Stoker’s classic tale, Dracula, will occur from October 22nd to October 24th at TPAC. nashvilleballet.com

Olde World presents Tales of Magic
The Belcourt Theatre will host Olde Worlde Theatre presents Tales of Magic every Saturday from October 24th through November 14th. belcourt.org


5th & Taylor
You will be wanting brunch this weekend. Head on over to 5th & Taylor where you can experience five time James Beard Award semi-finalist Daniel Lindley 250-seat restaurant offering up a “regional and seasonally focused American menu,” in the Warehouse at Taylor Place development. Every Sunday they serve brunch from 10:30am until 2:30pm.  Check it out: 5thandtaylor.com.


The Devil Makes Three @ The Cannery Ballroom – October 23
Andra Day @ The Basement East – October 23
The Danberrys with BALLHOG, and Anthony Adams & The Nite Owls @ The Basement – October 23
The Black Cadillacs with Future Thieves @ 3rd and Lindsley – October 23
Poi Dog Pondering with opener Robert Ellis Orral @ City Winery Nashville – October 23
Full Moon Pickin’ Party @ Warner Park – October 23
The Chainsmokers @ Marathon Music Works – October 23
Commodore Quake ft. The Band Perry @ Vanderbilt University – October 23
Jason Isbell @ Ryman Auditorium – October 23-26
Plain White T’s @ Exit/In – October 24
David Ryan Harris with Melissa Polinar @ The Basement – October 24
Tim Akers & The Smoking Section @ 3rd and Lindsley – October 24
Maps & Atlases with Bobby Bare Jr. @ The Basement East – October 24
Leo Kottke @ City Winery Nashville – October 25
Sweet Tea Dance @ The Basement East – October 25
The Sheepdogs with Radio Moscow @ 3rd and Lindsley – October 25
Aaron Lee Tasjan Release Party @ The Basement – October 25
Rasputina @ Exit/In – October 25
The Sunday Post sponsored by Sweetwater Brewing Company ft. Amy Darling @ The Basement East – October 25


There you have it! A complete list of music, events, and food. Make sure to be there for any of these amazing events in the coming weeks (see below).

Charlotte’s Web @ Nashville Children’s Theatre – October 29-December 6
4th Annual Farm to Fork Dinner @ Green Door Gourmet – October 29
Old Union and Mile 8 Halloween Reunion Show @ 3rd and Lindsley – October 29
Halloween Movie Night: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – October 29
Rubik’s Groove Halloween Show @ 3rd and Lindsley – October 30
Day of the Dead Tequila Festival @ Pavilion East – October 30
Freaky Friday Boo Bash Costume Party @ Grandale Manor – October 30
The Exorcist with Linda Blair @ TPAC – October 30
Battle for the Bones @ Mercy Lounge – October 30
Black Light Run @ The Fairgrounds Nashville – October 30
The Forbidden Room @ The Belcourt Theatre – October 30
Demons on Demonbreun @ Demonbreun Street – October 30-31
Guilt Pleasures: 80’s Halloween Bash @ Mercy Lounge – October 31
Halloween at the TN Taproom @ Tennessee Brew Works – October 31
Brothers and Sisters Halloween Show @ Soulshine Pizza Factory – October 31
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Until next time!

191. Twelve Things To Do This Weekend in Music City (October 23-25)

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