271. Eighteen Things To Do This Weekend In Nashville (February 1-8)


Lot’s to do and little time to chat, friends! See below for upcoming events, a Nashville restaurant, and upcoming concerts. Don’t forget to look at what will occur the following week in Music City.

UPCOMING EVENTS

BLACK HISTORY MONTH IN MUSIC CITY
Nashville’s calendar in February is filled with events celebrating Black History Month. From art exhibits to musical performances, Music City is honoring the contributions of African-Americans to our society. visitmusiccity.com/blackhistorymonth

ANTIQUES & GARDEN SHOW OF NASHVILLE
The Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville is the country’s largest show of its kind with more than 150 vendors showing spectacular garden spaces, fine antiques, and horticultural items. This year, the Keynote Speaker will be Nate Berkus. The event takes place at the Music City Center February 3-5. visitmusiccity.com/TheAntiquesandGardenShow

VINE & BREW
Tennessee Brew Works will begin selling City Winery Nashville’s wine on tap. To celebrate, they will have a special kick-off party at their taproom on February 2. The event is free and open to the public. Find more information.

WAY LATE PLAY DATE: TIME TRAVEL
Adventure Science Center’s next Way Lay Play Date will be February 2, and the theme is Time Travel. adventuresci.org

GROUNDHOG DAY ALIVE HOSPICE BENEFIT
The Listening Room Cafe is hosting their 9th Annual Groundhog Day Alive Hospice Benefit on February 2. The evening will feature music from Conner Sweet, Brennin Hunt, Terra Bella, and more. listeningroomcafe.com

OLATE DOGS VARIETY SHOW: RESCUE TOUR
The Olate Dogs Variety Show, a fast-paced canine theatrical act, will take place at TPAC on February 3. tpac.org

A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION
A Prairie Home Companion is happening at Ryman Auditorium on February 4. The show will be hosted by Chris Thile of Nickle Creek. ryman.com

LIGHTNING 100’S CHOCOLATE AFFAIR
You may experience chocolate in unique and creative ways at Marathon Music Works during Lightning 100’s Chocolate Affair on February 4. In addition, there will be live music from Rebecca Sayre. marathonmusicworks.com

8 MORE BEERS OF WINTER
On February 4, you can venture to Black Abbey Brewing Company for their 8 More Beers of Winter celebration. The day will feature collaborative brews created by Black Abbey and Corsair Distillery. Find more information.

FREE YOGA DAY
Isha Institute of Inner-Sciences will host a Free Yoga Day on February 4. ishafoundation.org

JOEY DIAZ
Joey Diaz will perform Zanies Comedy Night Club February 2-4. zaniesnashville.laughstub.com

MUSIC ROW PRESERVATION NIGHT
The Nashville Predators will have “Music Row Preservation Night,” February 7, to show their support for Music City. Special Music Row ticket packages are available which include admission to the game and a t-shirt designed by Vibez Music. Also, songs written and record on Music Row will be played by local artists in Bridgestone Arena before the game. savingplaces.org

FRIST CENTER – FREE ADMISSIONFC-BroadwayEntranceFlowers.JPG
The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is offering free admission until February 9. At the moment, they are showcasing the Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors exhibit featuring nine screens showing various musicians performing in the Rokeby Farm, a historic mansion located in New York’s Hudson River Valley. visitmusiccity.com/frist

FASHION FOR A FRACTION
Rocketown will be home to this year’s Fashion For A Fraction presented by the Nashville Scene and Nfocus on February 4. During this occasion, local designers will offer their goods at a discount. Find more information and purchase tickets.

OLDE WORLDE THEATRE PRESENTS PETER AND THE WOLF AND THE GOLDEN GOOSE
Olde Worlde Theatre’s next production is Peter and the Wolf and The Golden Goose. You may see the show at the Belcourt Theatre Saturdays, February 4-25. belcourt.org

LEQUIRE GALLERY
Alan LeQuire, responsible for Athena Parthenos, will display drawings and watercolors at the LeQuire Gallery February 3-28. In addition, you have the opportunity to meet the sculptor February 3-4. alanlequire.com

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

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

1808 GRILLE

Located inside the contemporary Hutton Hotel, 1808 Grille provides an elegant, yet casual and relaxing atmosphere in which to experience the Forbes Four-Star New American Cuisine of Executive Chef Jake Strang. 1808 Grille hosts seasonal menus offering gluten free and vegan options showcasing the local produce as we
ll as prime meat and sustainable seafood. The menu selections add the distinctive flavor of Tennessee blending traditional southern dishes with global flavors. Whether you are looking for a fine dining experience or a place to be part of the scene with friends, 1808 Grille is the perfect place meet, dine and linger. 1808grille.com

UPCOMING CONCERTS

Sleep @ Cannery Ballroom – February 1
Horseshoes & Hand Grenades @ The High Watt – February 2
Ellie Holcomb @ City Winery Nashville – February 2
Michael Feinstein & the Nashville Symphony @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – February 2-4
Margaret Glapsy @ The High Watt – February 3
Big Something, Cosmic Shift @ 12th & Porter – February 4
Around the World with the Nashville Symphony @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center – February 4
A Prairie Home Companion with Chris Thile @ Ryman Auditorium – February 4
The Devil Makes Three @ Cannery Ballroom – February 4
Papdosio @ Mercy Lounge – February 4
Welshly Arms @ The High Watt – February 7
LOLO @ 12th & Porter – February 7

NEXT WEEK

See below for a couple events in the coming weeks.
Valentine’s Day Weekend @ Throughout Nashville – February 9-18
Teddy Bear Clinic @ Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – February 11
Music City Dream Car’s 5 Lap Closed Course Driving Event @ Nissan Stadium – February 11

And so much more.

271. Eighteen Things To Do This Weekend In Nashville (February 1-8)

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