3 days ago

#MayoralChatter: The Home Stretch

The editorial board over at 1100 Broadway is the leading cause of raised eyebrows in Davidson County. After declining to make a...

    #MayoralChatter: The Home Stretch
    Every week, we'll round up the news, speculation and general chatter about the upcoming mayoral election (and whatever else we feel like including). Send tips, thoughts or endorsements to tips@nashvillescene.com. Let's get to it. There is less than a week to go until the May 24 mayoral election, early voting is open now and runs until May 19.
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May 05

Plan Bravo?

...were secretly floating mass transit alongside new convention centers and arenas when I worked at 1100 Broadway. I saw the drawings then. We didn't think those would happen in our lifetimes...

    Plan Bravo?
    Okay, I thought the vote would be closer than what we got. I was not expecting a victory for transit, but geez... Once upon a time I was a card-carrying, hyphen-loving non-shill for local business-oriented types. I'm still friendly with that crowd (but more friendly with the free thinkers trying to overthrow the patriarchy...don't tell them!)
    https://www.outandaboutnashville.com

Apr 29

Patio season: 5 fresh places to dine alfresco in Nashville

118 Seventh Ave. N.

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609 Lafayette St.

311 Jefferson St.

4816 Charlotte Ave.

400 Broadway

    Patio season: 5 fresh places to dine alfresco in Nashville
    CLOSE Let me be brutally honest here: I'm really more of an indoor cat. I know I should enjoy nature more than I do, and I will *never* say no to a trip to the beach, but once the mercury goes much past 75, I pretty much start whining.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 27

Nashville Marathon weather forecast ideal for Saturday

The marathon and half-marathon start at 7:15 a.m. on Eighth Avenue and Broadway.

    Nashville Marathon weather forecast ideal for Saturday
    CLOSE Better running conditions than last year are expected Saturday for the 19th annual St. Jude Rock 'N' Roll Nashville Marathon. ► More: Students tell Scott Wietecha he's too old, slow to win sixth straight Nashville Marathon ► More: 5 things to know about the St.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 27

Thousands expected at St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

7:00 a.m. – Marathon and Half Marathon 8th Ave. & Broadway

    Thousands expected at St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Marathon
    It's a big weekend for Music City as thousands of athletes are expected to participate in the St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Marathon on Saturday. Thirty thousand people have signed up to take part in the annual event. They'll be coming from 50 states and 37 countries.
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Apr 27

Weekend Round-Up: Infinity and Beyond Style

* St. Jude Rock ’n' Roll Marathon (7:15 a.m.-2:30 p.m.) starting at Eighth Ave. S. and Broadway — watch for road closures along the route

    Weekend Round-Up: Infinity and Beyond Style
    Space Interpretive Dance Treatments: Gonzo the Great Salutations, Creamsters, and a happy Friday to ya. It's the weekend that the massive franchise-blending Marvel Universe flick Avengers: Infinity War hits theaters, barely two months after the massive Marvel hit and film-biz game-changer Black Panther .
    https://www.nashvillescene.com

Apr 26

Ms. Cheap: Great weekend to get outside, shop and play, on the cheap of course

...discussions, there is a free concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Christ Church Cathedral, 900 Broadway. The program includes Portara performing J.S. Bach's cantata "Feed the Hungry with Bread...

...How to Grill Everything," at 6:15 p.m. May 16 at War Memorial Building, 301 Sixth Ave. N. Tickets are $39.50 and include a signed copy of the book...

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The sale is in-store only 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 28 at the Anderson Design Group Store at 116 29th Ave. N. Details: 615-327-9894 or www.ADGstore.com

...at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m) at Darkhorse Theater, 4610 Charlotte Pike, in Sylvan Park. Tickets are $15 but there is a "pay what you can night...

May 18 at 7 p.m. at Shamblin Auditorium, Lipscomb University, 4001 Granny White Pike: Dollar General CEO Cal Turner, Jr., in conversation with Dave Ramsey, will discuss his book, "My Father’s Business: The Small-Town Values That Built Dollar General into a Billion-Dollar Company."

May 19 at 4 p.m. at Parnassus Books, 3900 Hillsboro Pike: Booker Prize–winning novelist Michael Ondaatje ("The English Patient") discusses his new novel, "Warlight", set in the tumultuous decade after World War II.

There is also a ticketed event May 12 at Montgomery Bell Academy, 4001 Harding Pike, featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham, in conversation with Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam. Meacham...

    Ms. Cheap: Great weekend to get outside, shop and play, on the cheap of course
    CLOSE Looks like a good weekend to get outside with hikes, bird programs, the flea market and festivals. Plus some good Nashville style shopping. Enjoy! This is flea market weekend at Fairgrounds Nashville. They expect more than 700 dealers and close to 2,100 booths, including lots of people selling plants.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 25

Nashville aerial dance company explores what it means to FALL

The show is up through May 28.  The Frist Art Museum is at 919 Broadway.  Its hours are 10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; 10 a.m...

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Performances are at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at abrasiveMedia, 438 Houston St., #257, Nashville. Tickets are $20, available at www.brownpapertickets.com.

The piece runs April 27-May 12 at Lakewood Theatre Company, 2211 Old Hickory Blvd., in Old Hickory. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 2:30 p.m. Sundays. A special Thursday performance also is planned for 7:30 p.m. May 10. Tickets $12-$15, available at ticketsnashville.com.

The show is up through June 2.  Cumberland Gallery is at 4107 Hillsboro Circle.  Its hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Admission is free.  

The show is up through May 10.  Elephant Gallery is at 1411 Buchanan St.  Its hours are noon-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday.  Admission is free.

    Nashville aerial dance company explores what it means to FALL
    Nashville's contemporary and aerial dance company FALL is back with a site-responsive performance in its home studio at abrasiveMedia called "FALL. Stand. Learn. Fly." Joined by special guest Suspended Gravity, the performance explores "all of the different interpretations of what it means to fall ...
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Apr 23

Get On The Train

My editor at 1100 Broadway, long-time columnist Dwight Lewis, had a saying for moments like this: “Get on the...

    Get On The Train
    Dear LGBTQ+ sisters and brothers of the "fiscally conservative, but socially liberal" club: I hear you. It's expensive. Really expensive. Now just go do it. Vote in favor of the transit plan on May 1st. Transit means freedom and opportunity for people like us, and another incentive for LGBTQ+ people to come and stay.
    https://www.outandaboutnashville.com

Apr 13

Nashville Humane Association is at Holston Ho...

Available2Adopt Lenny with Frankie Ballard at Holston House Nashville Grand Opening! Thank you to Holston House and Miranda Lambert's MuttNation for inviting us to a part of your big day!!


Apr 11

Nashville Humane Association is celebrating N...

HAPPENING NOW - YAPPY HOUR! Please come celebrate #NationalPetDay with us at Nashville Union Station Hotel! We're here until 6:00pm.


Apr 11

Nashville Humane Association with Nashville U...

Happening Today – Who’s Going??? Please celebrate NATIONAL PET DAY during a YAPPY HOUR at Nashville Union Station Hotel Wednesday, April 11th from 4:00-6:00pm! Bring your pup along for an evening of happy hour specials, adoptable dogs from Nashville Humane Association​, gourmet dog treats from Baxter Bailey & Company​ and an array of pet products from Winston Dog​. It’s going to be a dog-gone, good time! $1 from every happy hour drink purchased during the event will benefit the Nashville Humane Association, plus, they will be onsite with adoptable dogs, as well as collecting donated pet food and supplies, such as towels/blankets, toys, peanut butter and kongs. Don’t forget to commemorate the day with a photo of you and your furry friend thanks to Nashville Smile Bar​! Happy hour specials include $8 cocktails, $6 wine and $6 snacks. Must be 21+ to order an alcoholic beverage. Furry friends are welcome to join the event, but we ask that they are spayed or neutered, properly leashed and up to date on shots. Union Station Hotel will offer discounted valet parking for $10 during the event. Valet parking has limited availability, and self-parking is also available behind the hotel on the south side of the property.


Apr 04

Tennessean to shift printing operations to Knoxville, continues investment in Nashville

The move, timed with The Tennessean’s move next year from its historic location at 1100 Broadway, is targeted to take place in March 2019 and affects about 49 employees at the...

    Tennessean to shift printing operations to Knoxville, continues investment in Nashville
    Tennessean print readers will continue to receive their newspaper without interruption after the transition occurs. Amid ongoing transformation within the news industry, printing operations at The Tennessean will shift to a regional facility in Knoxville owned by its parent company, officials announced Wednesday.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 02

Why the Frist Center is changing its name

The Frist Art Museum is at 919 Broadway. The galleries, cafe and gift shop are open seven days a week.  The new fristartmuseum.org website should be up by 11 a.m. Monday.  

    Why the Frist Center is changing its name
    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is planning to change its name to the Frist Art Museum, effective Monday, April 2. Museum officials are expected to make the official announcement at 11 a.m., complete with a look at the new Frist Art Museum logo, a new fristartmuseum.org website and, later, exterior signage to reflect the change.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 01

Splendor, influence of ancient Rome on view at Frist Center

Where: 919 Broadway 

    Splendor, influence of ancient Rome on view at Frist Center
    At the height of the Roman Empire, a quarter of the world's population lived and died under Roman law, making it one of the most influential and culturally diverse civilizations that has ever been.
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Mar 22

2 new Nashville rooftop bars open in downtown next week

Located at the 191-room Holston House boutique hotel at 118 7th Ave. N., TENN on Top will have a bar open to the public and a pool for hotel guests to use. 

Meanwhile, Rare Bird is located above the 12th floor of the 224-room Noelle hotel at 200 Fourth Ave. N.

    2 new Nashville rooftop bars open in downtown next week
    Starting next week, you can enjoy your drinks with a view at downtown Nashville's newest rooftop bars. TENN on Top and Rare Bird will open March 28 and March 29, respectively, joining the growing number of sky-high bars in Music City. Located at the 191-room Holston House boutique hotel at 118 7th Ave.
    https://www.tennessean.com

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