15 hours ago

Jackalope Invites You to 'Tot Up' for Tots

...as opposed to a pop-up) restaurant on Tuesday, Dec. 19, at the brewery at 701 Eighth Ave. S. Golden Roots Nashville will fry up the tots, and Jackalope will pair their beers with...

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...a drop-off spot for toy donations. You can deliver toys to Inner Light at 2227 10th Ave. S. Monday-Friday, 5:30-7 p.m., or Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m.-1...

    Jackalope Invites You to 'Tot Up' for Tots
    Everyone has probably heard of " Toys for Tots ," the U.S. Marine Corps initiative to gather presents for children in need, and that's a fantastic program, but we really don't pay enough attention to the possibilities of the "tots" part of the equation. At least until now. Jackalope Brewing Co.
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18 hours ago

14 free things to do this week

...Greg Biggs, Dr. Thomas Flagel, Dr. Bobby Lovett and John Scales.  The fort is at 1100 Fort Negley Blvd. Details: fortnegley@nashville.gov or 615-862-8470...

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Brentwood United Methodist Church presents "Festival of Carols" Christmas concert, featuring 5th and 6th grade Allelulia Choir, Adult Chancel Choir, handbells, and orchestra at 6:30 p.m. in the sanctuary, 309 Franklin Road, Brentwood. Details: 615-373-3663 or bumc.net. 

Brentwood United Methodist Church presents "Festival of Carols" Christmas concert, featuring 5th and 6th grade Allelulia Choir, Adult Chancel Choir, handbells, and orchestra at 6:30 p.m. in the sanctuary, 309 Franklin Road, Brentwood. Details: 615-373-3663 or bumc.net. 

...Snow Lay on the Ground,” “A Stable Prayer,” and “Go Tell It on the Mountain.” 108 7th Ave. S. Details: nashvillefirst.org or 615-664-6000...

Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal), 900 Broadway, will hold its annual Lessons and Carols at 4 p.m. Details: christcathedral.org or 615-255-7729.

    14 free things to do this week
    CLOSE If you are looking for free fun for this weekend and in the week ahead, you are in luck, with lots of holiday (and other) offerings. It is a big weekend at Nashville Farmers Market, with the expanded Friday Night Batch Holiday Marketplace in the market house, with shopping, beverages, food, Santa, carolers, and family friendly activities.
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37 hours ago

Hot holiday happenings: lights at Cheekwood, 'A Christmas Carol,' 'Black Nativity' and more

The exhibition is open through Dec. 30. COOP is at 507 Hagan St.  Its hours are 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.  

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Cheekwood is at 1200 Forrest Park Dr.  Its hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday.  It will also be open 5-10 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday through Dec. 31 for its Holiday LIGHTS event.  

It runs Dec. 15-23 at The Darkhorse Theater, 4610 Charlotte Ave. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 4 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $12 at the door. Call 615-476-6430 for reservations or visit www.sistastyleproductions.com.

The discussion begins at 11 a.m.  Cumberland Gallery is at 4107 Hillsboro Circle.  It’s hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.  Admission is free.   

    Hot holiday happenings: lights at Cheekwood, 'A Christmas Carol,' 'Black Nativity' and more
    The holiday season wouldn't be complete without at least one viewing of Charles Dickens' beloved "A Christmas Carol." And Actors Point Theatre Company invites you to experience this seasonal classic in a whole new way - set in a migrant farming community where emotions are running high and hope is at an all-time low.
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2 days ago

Suspect arrested in connection with multiple armed robberies

Nov. 2: Dollar General, 2110 Eighth Ave. S.

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Nov. 5: Walgreens, 2819 Nolensville Pike

Nov. 9: CVS, 4709 Nolensville Pike

Nov. 11: Walgreens, 518 Donelson Pike

Nov. 18: Mapco, 2601 Murfreesboro Pike

Nov. 20: Shell, 1330 Vultee Blvd.

Nov. 25: Mapco, 3043 Nolensville Pike

Nov. 30: Mapco, 5040 Nolensville Pike

    Suspect arrested in connection with multiple armed robberies
    David Eady, 54, has been arrested by Metro Pollice and charged with armed robbery in connection with robberies at 10 markets and pharmacies. (Photo: Metro Nashville Police Department)
    http://www.wsmv.com

6 days ago

Updates and Events/Meetings for Dec. 8-15

...of 2017 tomorrow, Saturday, Dec. 9 at 8:30 a.m. at the SNAP Center, 1224 Martin St. We'll hang out, chat about the year and what we're all looking forward...

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The Edgehill Village Neighborhood Association will hold its holiday party from 3 to 5 p.m. at Edgehill UMC (1502 Edgehill Ave).

Sunnyside Neighbors will hold their holiday potluck at 6:30 p.m. Second MBC (1000 Halcyon Ave). Bring a toy for their toy drive!

    Updates and Events/Meetings for Dec. 8-15
    Brr, it's a cold one out there! Please stay warm this weekend and help those around us do the same. We'll have the last Second Saturday meeting of 2017 tomorrow, Saturday, Dec. 9 at 8:30 a.m. at the SNAP Center, 1224 Martin St.
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Dec 07

Holiday arts and theater events in full swing

Channel to Channel is at 507 Hagan St. in the Packing Plant.  In addition Drink-n-Draw sessions, its hours are 1-6 p.m. Thursday, 1-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday.  There will not be any sessions Dec. 24-Dec. 31.  

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The Jalan-Jalan showroom is at 2503 Winford Ave.  LeQuire Gallery is at 4304 Charlotte Ave.  It’s hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.  Admission is free.  

The Jalan-Jalan showroom is at 2503 Winford Ave.  LeQuire Gallery is at 4304 Charlotte Ave.  It’s hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.  Admission is free.  

Performances are at 7 p.m. Friday; 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; 6 p.m. Sunday at The Theater Bug, 4809 Gallatin Pike (in the back building of New Life Baptist Church). Tickets are $5, available at www.ticketsnashville.com.

The Frist is at 919 Broadway.  Hours are 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday, and 1-5:30 p.m. Sunday.  Admission is $12; $9 for seniors and college students; $7 for active military; free for members and kids 18 and younger. 

Performance is at 7 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 13) at Jamison Theater at The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road. Tickets are $30-$85, available at StudioTenn.com

    Holiday arts and theater events in full swing
    LeQuire Gallery and Jalan-Jalan Antiques have teamed up to host a unique holiday exhibition and shopping experience 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Presenting "Stone-Flesh-Paint," an exhibition by Canadian, New York-based artist Maggie Rose, the Nashville retailers will display the selection of large and small scale paintings throughout Jalan-Jalan's showroom of rare, museum-quality Indonesian antiques.
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Dec 01

Updates and Events/Meetings for Dec. 1-10

Arts-Music at Wedgewood-Houston begins at 6 p.m.The South Nashville Action People (SNAP) holiday party will be from 5 to 7 p.m. at the SNAP Center (1224 Martin St.).

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Edgehill The Edgehill Village Neighborhood Association will hold its holiday party from 3 to 5 p.m. at Edgehill UMC (1502 Edgehill Ave).

    Updates and Events/Meetings for Dec. 1-10
    I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and is enjoying the holiday season so far. We'll have the last Second Saturday meeting of 2017 on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 8:30 a.m. I'm still working on a location, so please check my Facebook page for updates.
    http://colbysledge.nationbuilder.com

Nov 30

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Nov 29

Weekend picks: 4 holiday theater shows, plus 14 must-see exhibits at the First Saturday Art Crawl

At 516 Hagan Street, David Lusk continues “Inquiry,” an exhibition of new paintings by German-born Seattle-based artist Anne Siems.  Siems’ paintings convey preternatural worlds of spirits, animals and spectral energies reminiscent of fairy tales and 19th-century portraiture.  

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Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at NECAT Network, on the campus on Nashville State Community College, 120 White Bridge Road. Tickets are $30, available at www.necatnetwork.org/event/a-christmas-carol.

It runs Nov. 30-Dec. 17 at The Larry Keeton Theatre, 108 Donelson Pike, in the Fiftyforward Building. Performances are at 7 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays (dinner seating at 5:45 p.m.); 2 p.m. Sundays (dinner seating at 12:45 p.m.). Tickets are $22-$32 at thelarrykeetontheatre.org or 615-883-8375.

    Weekend picks: 4 holiday theater shows, plus 14 must-see exhibits at the First Saturday Art Crawl
    With a range of exhibitions that explore identity, power structures, creation and the environment, December's First Saturday Art Crawl typifies 2017, a year marked by artwork that questioned, confronted and tried to make sense of a moment in history that feels unprecedented.
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Nov 29

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Nov 22

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Nov 21

Holiday theater season cranks up with 'A Christmas Story,' more

The show closes Dec. 23.  The gallery is at 516 Hagan St.  Hours are 10 a.m.-5:30 a.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.  Admission is free.  

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It runs Nov. 25-Dec. 22 at TPAC’s Johnson Theater, 505 Deaderick St. (A special preview performance also is set for Friday, Nov. 24.) Performances are at 6...

The show is up through Nov. 30.  The studio is at 438 Houston St.  #262.  Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday, and by appointment. Admission is free.  

The performance is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wightman Chapel at Scarritt-Bennett Center, 1027 18th Ave. S. It's free and open to the public. To learn more, visit https://events.vanderbilt.edu/index.php?eID=110427.

...is on view in the upper-level galleries through June 24.  The Frist is at 919 Broadway.  Hours are 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 10 a.m.-9...

    Holiday theater season cranks up with 'A Christmas Story,' more
    Nashville Repertory Theatre presents its ninth annual production of "A Christmas Story" this weekend, in what has become a cherished local tradition. Jean Shepherd's timeless tale of 9-year-old Ralphie and his quest for a Red Ryder BB Gun comes to life on stage with gentle humor, nostalgia and a healthy dose of holiday spirit.
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Nov 21

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Nov 17

Musician, artist Jaefriz joins forces to support the homeless

...may be dropped off separately. The drop off point is The Room at the Inn, 706 Drexel, Nashville, Tennessee 37203. The Oasis Center is only accepting sleeping bags as well as financial...

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...only accepting sleeping bags as well as financial contributions. The Oasis Center is located at 1704 Charlotte Ave 37203...

    Musician, artist Jaefriz joins forces to support the homeless
    Jamal 'Jaefriz' Dotson, 'Father of Rappiono,' has a program to help the homeless. (photo by D. Culp) How easy is it to see firsthand how excited someone can become over supporting a much needed population and joint community program? Well, one Nashvillian acts as the baseline and an excited cheerleader doing just that.
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Nov 15

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Nov 13

Nashville Rescue Mission seeks turkey donations for Thanksgiving meals

Donations can be dropped off at the Nashville Rescue Mission’s donation center at 616 7th Avenue South on Monday through Saturday, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

    Nashville Rescue Mission seeks turkey donations for Thanksgiving meals
    The Nashville Rescue Mission is looking for 1,000 turkeys for Thanksgiving.
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Nov 13

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Nov 08

Gobble, Gobble! Third Man's Annual Turkey Drive Has Begun

...or frozen turkey or three Thanksgiving-appropriate food items to the Nashville Rescue Mission at 616 Seventh Ave. S. (or the Detroit Rescue Mission at 150 Stimson St.) between now and Thanksgiving. Then, head...

    Gobble, Gobble! Third Man's Annual Turkey Drive Has Begun
    Want a free record? Of course you do! And Third Man Records wants to give it to you - if you're down to help out the Nashville and Detroit Rescue Missions via TMR's annual turkey drive.
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Nov 03

Weekend Round-Up: Prom Night Style

* Dan Reeder listening party at Thirty Tigers (611 Merritt Ave.)

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* YK Records/We Own This Town Open House at 444 Humphreys (below Julia Martin Gallery)

    Weekend Round-Up: Prom Night Style
    Photo: Gonzo the Great Salutations, Creamsters, and a happy Friday to ya. On this day in 1976, the original film adaptation of Carrie opened in theaters around the U.S. It's generally categorized as a horror film, but when you take a step back, it's got a lot more to say about adolescent bullying and taboos than your slasher flicks or your creature features.
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Nov 02

A Look Inside: Hattie B’s Melrose

Hattie B’s, Nashville’s adored hot chicken restaurant, opened its fourth location on Thursday, November 2, 2017, in the Melrose area. The new outpost took over the space previously occupied by The Hook at 2222 8th Avenue South. Nashville Guru dropped by to get a look inside.

    A Look Inside: Hattie B's Melrose | Nashville Guru
    Hattie B's, Nashville's adored hot chicken restaurant, opened its fourth location on Thursday, November 2, 2017, in the Melrose area. The new outpost took over the space previously occupied by The Hook at 2222 8th Avenue South. Nashville Guru dropped by to get a look inside.
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Nov 02

10 free things to do this weekend: Art and history rock

...walking around the 155-year-old fort makes for an interesting little outing. Located at 1100 Fort Negley Blvd., there is a visitors center, with interpretative exhibits, interactive touch screens, artifact displays and videos...

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And it looks like it could be an artsy weekend on the cheap, with the free multigallery Art Crawls in downtown Nashville, Franklin and Wedgewood-Houston, plus the annual Sumner County Artists and Artisans Tour.

...goes back to Crystal Bridges Museum in Arkansas next month. The Fisk gallery is located 1000 17th Ave. N., at the corner of Jackson Street and Dr. D.B. Todd Boulevard on the historic...

    10 free things to do this weekend: Art and history rock
    With the daylight saving time "fall back" change Saturday night, we all have an extra hour for free fun this weekend. And it looks like it could be an artsy weekend on the cheap, with the free multigallery Art Crawls in downtown Nashville, Franklin and Wedgewood-Houston, plus the annual Sumner County Artists and Artisans Tour.
    http://www.tennessean.com

Nov 02

Dickson hoteliers pay Goodwill Industries $6.25M for East Bank site

...3.5 million purchase of three-fifths of an acre at the northeast corner of Eighth Avenue South and Drexel Street in SoBro. And Patel, who wasn't available for comments, is leading an effort to...

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The property Good Industries sold, which includes 51 Oldham St.(Photo: Property listing)

Chad Grout of Urban Grout Commercial Real Estate handled listing of the 3.77-acre site. In addition to 51 Oldham where a warehouse sits, the addresses include an open storage site at 212 N. First St. and vacant industrial land including at 226 N. First St.

Chad Grout of Urban Grout Commercial Real Estate handled listing of the 3.77-acre site. In addition to 51 Oldham where a warehouse sits, the addresses include an open storage site at 212 N. First St. and vacant industrial land including at 226 N. First St.

    Dickson hoteliers pay Goodwill Industries $6.25M for East Bank site
    CLOSE The 3.77-acre site is the latest Nashville purchase by Jay Patel, who bought a SoBro site last fall and leads efforts to turn Music Row's tallest building United Artist Tower, into a boutique hotel. An entity linked to a Dickson County hotelier has paid $6.25 million for a 3.77-acre industrial property on the East Bank that was marketed as a redevelopment site.
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Nov 01

Newest Hattie B’s Location to Open on Eighth Avenue Tomorrow

...Hattie B’s opens their third Nashville location in the building perched above Melrose at 2222 Eighth Ave. S. The former home of The Hook, this building was practically tailor-made for Hattie B...

    Newest Hattie B's Location to Open on Eighth Avenue Tomorrow
    FACEBOOK This Thursday, Nov. 2, will be a momentous date for the Melrose neighborhood and the chicken community as Hattie B's opens their third Nashville location in the building perched above Melrose at 2222 Eighth Ave. S. The former home of The Hook, this building was practically tailor-made for Hattie B's.
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Nov 01

18 exhibits to catch at the First Saturday Art Crawl, plus 4 theater picks

At 516 Hagan St., David Lusk continues a pair of solo exhibitions by two artists who blend abstraction and...

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Performance is at 7 p.m. Saturday at Bongo After Hours Theatre, 2007 Belmont Ave., in Nashville. Tickets are $10, available at www.nashvilleimprov.com or by calling 615-544-5386.

    18 exhibits to catch at the First Saturday Art Crawl, plus 4 theater picks
    Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre is cooking up some down-home fun with the return of "Southern Fried Funeral." Written by local playwrights Dietz Osborne and Nate Eppler, this charming comedy centers on the Frye Family of Mississippi.
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Nov 01

$10 lunch: Gabby's Burgers and Fries

Located at 493 Humphreys St. —  in a quirky stone building just an over the fence home run away from the old Sounds stadium — Gabby's Burgers and Fries fits the bill on all three counts.

    $10 lunch: Gabby's Burgers and Fries
    CLOSE I am always looking for lunch places where you can get a filling and tasty meal for less than $10 - and where you don't have to wait too long, and where there is decent parking. Located at 493 Humphreys St.
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Oct 31

Contest: Home for the Holidays

...Apex Moving and Storage at 3195 Franklin Limestone Rd, Antioch, TN, 37013; Adventure Science Center, 800 Fort Negley Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203

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Local Market Sponsors. This local market sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by WKRN, 441 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN, 37210, C & O Marine at 1183 Petty Rd, White Bluff, TN, 37187; Titan...

...Remodeling at 10864 Gulfdale Street, San Antonio, Texas 78216, 210-774-6442; BF Myers at 117 French St, Goodlettsville, TN, 37072; Wilson County Motors at 903 S Hartmann Dr, Lebanon, TN, 37090; Apex...

...County Motors at 903 S Hartmann Dr, Lebanon, TN, 37090; Apex Moving and Storage at 3195 Franklin Limestone Rd, Antioch, TN, 37013; Adventure Science Center, 800 Fort Negley Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203

    Contest: Home for the Holidays
    Home for the Holidays Sweepstakes Official Rules Local Market Sponsors.
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