Nashville has a range of things to do this weekend. Everything from international soccer match ups to food events featuring the best of Music City! Look below for a list of weekend happenings, a Nashville Restaurant, and upcoming concerts. After, check out what will occur the following week.
ARTS & MUSIC AT WEDGEWOOD/HOUSTON
Art enthusiasts will love to take part in Arts & Music at Wedgewood/Houston. The event takes place every first Saturday of every month featuring a ton of galleries that display new groundbreaking art plus live music. visitmusiccity.com/saturdayartcrawl#WeHo
THE ART OF SPECIAL EFFECTS MAKEUP: AN INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP WITH FACE OFF ARTISTS
On March 5, TPAC will host The Art of Special Effects Makeup: An Interactive Workshop with Face Off Artists featuring artists Rick Prince and Roy Wooley. tpac.org
BEER, BACON, AND BOURBON
You will love to experience the fun of Beer, Bacon, and Bourbon happening at The Factory in Franklin March 5. The event will feature local craft beers, bacon hors d’oeuvres, southern bourbon, and a first-of-its-kind local home brew competition. Find more information and tickets.
CELTIC WOMAN: DESTINY
Celtic Woman: Destiny world tour will make its way to TPAC March 4-5. The show offers traditional and contemporary Irish music along with high energy dancing. tpac.org
DARK SIDE OF DISNEY DOCUMENTARY FILM – VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY SCREENING
On March 4, Vanderbilt University’s Student Life Center is showing a special screening of The Dark Side of Disney which is a documentary film that examines what happens when Disney fans take their obsessions to the extreme. Find tickets and more information.
DIERKS BENTLEY: EVERY MILE A MEMORY
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s next exhibit Dierks Bentley: Every Mile a Memory will open March 4th and runs through September 6th. The exhibit features stage wear, guitars, song manuscripts, photos, and more from Bentley’s personal collection. Read more from the press release.
FIRST SATURDAY ART CRAWL
Step inside Music City’s art world with First Saturday Art Crawl. The first Saturday of every month, 6-9pm, art galleries around Nashville offer free admission to view their latest exhibits. visitmusiccity.com/saturdayartcrawl
NASHVILLE LAWN & GARDEN SHOW
This year’s Nashville Lawn and Garden Show will have beautiful gardens, free lectures, demonstrations, and more happening at The Fairgrounds Nashville March 3-6. nashvillelawnandgardenshow.com
NUFONIA MUST FALL LIVE
DJ and music producer Kid Koala will present a live multimedia production of his graphic novel Nufonia Must Fall at OZ Arts Nashville March 4-5. ozartsnashville.org
MAD BASH 2016
Adventure Science Center’s annual MAD Bash 2016, occurring March 5, has a ton of fun for you to enjoy. That includes imaginative cocktails, tantalizing foods, and events filled with fire, liquid nitrogen, and robots. Plus, Dusty (of ZZ Top) and Charleen Hill will serve as honorary chairs. adventuresci.org
OVC MEN’S & WOMEN’S BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
The Ohio Valley Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championship will take place, March 2-5, at Municipal Auditorium. For a full schedule head to: visitmusiccity.com/OVC.
Nashville State Community College will host Tennessee Flavors featuring more than 75 local restaurants and food & beverage artisans on March 8. The event will go to benefit the Nashville State Community College Foundation. tnflavors.org
UFC FIGHT RAFAEL DOS ANJOS VS. CONNER MCGREGOR
Harp & Fiddle will screen the UFC fight between Rafael Dos Anjos and Conner McGregor on March 5. nowplayingnashville.com
USA WOMEN’S SOCCER SHEBELIEVES CUP
Nissan Stadium will host a doubleheader pinning USA vs. France, and England vs. Germany during the SheBelieves Cup happening March 6. visitmusiccity.com/shebelievescup
B.B. King’s Blues Club & Restaurant
Enjoy signature dishes like the made-from-scratch seafood gumbo, famous fried pickles, smoked barbeque ribs, and chicken fried chicken served on a bed of white cheddar mac n cheese. B.B. King’s is open to all ages and has live music every night.
Tedeschi Trucks Band @ Ryman Auditorium – March 3-5
Dom Flemons @ 12th & Porter – March 4
Woah Dakota, Joshua Powell & The Great Train Robbery,100 Watt Horse @ The Basement – March 4
StarBenders, Chalaxy, Nightblonde @ The Basement – March 4
Trap Vibes DJ Crew with special guests Scotty ATL @ The Basement East – March 4
Strauss’ Don Quixote @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – March 4-5
Blake Shelton @ Bridgestone Arena – March 4-5
Nappy Roots @ 12th & Porter – March 5
Dan Hubbard album release w/ Annalise Emerick @ The Basement – March 5
Them Vibes, Somebody’s Darling, and Richie @ The Basement East – March 5
Renshaw Davies with Josh Farrow, & Leah Blevins @ The Basement – March 5
Sam’s Place – Music for the Spirit ft. Matt Maher and more @ Ryman Auditorium – March 6
Kiernan McMullan, Brett Newski , Charlie Abbott, Ryan Langlois @ The Basement – March 6
George Thorogood & The Destroyers @ Ryman Auditorium – March 7
There’s your list for this weekend and see below for a couple events in the coming weeks.
The Phantom of the Opera @ TPAC – March 9-20
2016 SEC Men’s Basketball Championship @ Bridgestone Arena – March 9-13
CNN Original Series “Race for the White House – Jackson v. Adams” @ Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President – March 10
Music City Irish Fest @ Music Row Roundabout & Demonbreun Hill – March 12
Cutaway Crawfish Boil @ Tennessee Brew Works – March 12
Nuit Belge – An Evening of Belgian beers and Nashville Cuisine @ Marathon Music Works – March 12
Lucky Stache Bash 4 @ The Greenhouse – March 12-13
Andrew Jackson’s 249th Birthday @ Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President – March 15
Until next time!